Understanding Your Mac’s System Folders

Understanding Your Mac’s System Folders

System folders in macOS are folders not intended to be accessed by the user. Here we’ll help you find the functionality of each system folder in macOS.

By Alexander Fox -
How to Create a Wi-Fi Hotspot in macOS

How to Create a Wi-Fi Hotspot in macOS

There are times whem you might need to share your internet connection with others. Here is how you can create a Wi-Fi hotspot in macOS.

By Alexander Fox -
How to Encrypt Your Emails on macOS

How to Encrypt Your Emails on macOS

Without email encryption, your emails can be spied on by any interested observer. This shows how you can encrypt your emails on macOS and send encrypted emails with any email client.

By Alexander Fox -
How to Check for 32-bit Apps in Mac

How to Check for 32-bit Apps in Mac

Apple is phasing out support for 32-bit apps on macOS. You probably have at least some 32-bit apps on your computer. This article will show how to check for 32-bit apps on your Mac.

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How to Change All Your Mac’s Default Apps

How to Change All Your Mac’s Default Apps

The default Mac applications that come with your new Mac work well enough, but they lack certain features you might be seeking. You can change your Mac’s default applications with the instructions here.

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Five Free Backup Applications for Mac

Five Free Backup Applications for Mac

Data loss is a constant threat to our technology-heavy lives. For Mac users, you can start backing up your data with these five free backup applications for Mac.

By Alexander Fox -
How to Install and Dual-Boot Ubuntu on Mac

How to Install and Dual-Boot Ubuntu on Mac

It is easy to dual boot Ubuntu on Mac. There might be some problems with the bootloader, but it can be overcome easily. Here are the steps to install and dual boot Ubuntu on Mac.

By Alexander Fox -
Why You Shouldn’t Use an Admin Account as Your Main Account

Why You Shouldn’t Use an Admin Account as Your Main Account

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.

By Alexander Fox -
Why Is the Mac App Store So Bad?

Why Is the Mac App Store So Bad?

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?

By Alexander Fox -
Why Does macOS Use DMG Files for New Applications?

Why Does macOS Use DMG Files for New Applications?

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.

By Alexander Fox -
5 Top BitTorrent Clients for macOS

5 Top BitTorrent Clients for macOS

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.

By Alexander Fox -
The Beginner’s Guide to Gaming on Mac

The Beginner’s Guide to Gaming on Mac

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.

By Alexander Fox -
How to Detect and Remove Malware from Your Mac

How to Detect and Remove Malware from Your Mac

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.

By Alexander Fox -
How to Edit the Context Menu in macOS

How to Edit the Context Menu in macOS

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.

By Alexander Fox -
Reclaim Space on Your Mac with MacFly Pro

Reclaim Space on Your Mac with MacFly Pro

There are many disk optimization programs for Mac, but MacFly Pro does it better than most. Here’s how to reclaim space on your Mac with MacFly Pro.

By Alexander Fox -
Do Macs Need Antivirus Software?

Do Macs Need Antivirus Software?

While the chances of getting infected on a Mac are much smaller than on Windows, it is still possible. So do Macs need antivirus software? Let’s find out.

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6 of the Best Screenshot Apps for macOS

6 of the Best Screenshot Apps for macOS

macOS’s default screenshot function is good, but limited in features. If you need to take a lot of screenshots, here are some of the best screenshot apps for Mac you should check out.

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How to Fix a MacBook that Won’t Charge

How to Fix a MacBook that Won’t Charge

There are occasions where your Macbook won’t charge. Before you start yanking your hair out in frustration, try these potential fixes to take care of it.

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