Just about everyone uses an administrator account for their primary computer account. If a malicious program or attackers are able to get control of your user account, they can do a lot more damage with an admin account than with a standard account.
Mac OS X tips & tricks
If you’re a developer, you need to understand why your app is crashing. Here’s how to read macOS crash reports and sort through the cryptic language.
If you’re seeing the “No camera connected” error message and are having trouble using your Mac’s built-in camera, try one of these quick fixes to get it working again.
The Mac App Store is truly bad. If it was just third-party software, the Mac App Store would be laughable. Why is the Mac App Store so bad, and what’s keeping Apple from making the Mac App Store better?
Building a Hackintosh is easier now than ever. Even with new Macs just around the corner, there are still great reasons to build a Hackintosh in 2018.
Sound and audio playback issues on Macs are fairly common. Here are a few quick fixes that can help you get your audio working again.
With macOS, have you ever wondered why you have to mount the dmg file and drag and drop the content to the Applications directory to install a new application? Let’s find out why.
If you’ve ever done much Mac troubleshooting, you’ve probably heard about “repair disk permissions” as a solution. What are permissions, and why should you repair disk permissions on the Mac?
Downloading torrents might not be as popular as it once was, but you’ll still find a ton of content available online. If you are a Mac user, these are the top BitTorrent clients for macOS in 2018.
If your iPhone and Mac are on the same WiFi network, it is possible to turn your Mac into a phone to make and receive calls from your Mac via your iPhone.
By default, a sudo command requires you to enter a password before it can run. If you are using a Mac with Touch ID, you can now configure it to authenticate sudo commands.
Gaming on Mac has never been a huge selling point, but macOS has more power as a gaming platform than its reputation would suggest. Here are some ways you can game on a Mac.
If you are in need of freeing up system resources, here’s a quick tip in Mac to pause background processes and resume after you’ve finished your work.
Even if it’s not prevalent, your Mac can still be infected by malware. If you suspect your Mac has malware, here’s how to detect and remove malware from Mac.
It is always a good idea to encrypt your Internet traffic via a VPN. VPN Client for macOS makes it very easy for you to connect to a VPN. Check it out!
There are plenty of image editors that can be a good replacement for Adobe Photoshop. Here are some of the best Photoshop alternatives for Mac.
The longer you use your Mac, the longer the context menu is. Here are some methods you can use to manage and edit the context menu in macOS.
Mac’s Applescript might look complicated, but it’s a powerful tool for users to automate their system. Here’re some clever Applescripts to increase your productivity.