Before you recycle or give away an external drive, you have to securely erase it to be certain that your data is truly gone. In this article, we’ll discuss how you’ll do so to keep your info safe!
When you visit your “Purchased” tab in the Mac App Store, do you have to scroll down through dozens of items? Want to hide programs that you never need to use again? We’ll tell you how to do so (and how to get them back afterward!).
This tip is about using Smart Albums in Photos for Mac. What are they? How can you layer their rules to find just the images you need? We’ll go over it all and give some examples on how you can get the most out of them!
If you’re using Google Drive on your Mac, you may have noticed that you can’t view or edit your Google Docs, Sheets, or Slides files when you don’t have an Internet connection. Luckily, Google has a way to enable offline access for these files, but it requires just a bit of configuration. Here’s how it all works!
macOS Sierra’s version of Mail has a few tricks up its sleeve, including a tiny button that’ll turn new filtering capabilities on. You could use this, for example, to show only unread messages in a mailbox or emails from just your VIPs. We’ll tell you how!
Sharing a single contact card with someone is easy, but what about sharing a hundred contacts? If you use the Apple Contacts app to manage your contacts on the Mac, then sharing any number of contacts is a snap! Here’s how it works.
The Weather widget in macOS Notification Center is a great, free way to quickly check the weather, either right outside or on the other side of the world. Here’s how to add, manage, and remove cities from your Weather widget, and how to sync your favorite locations to your iPhone via iCloud.
There are about a million ways to take Mac screenshots. But one handy method is using Grab, a little-known program that’ll let you take timed screenshots that even include a customized cursor. Come on in and find out how!
Safari, Firefox, and Chrome all offer easy ways to change where downloaded files end up on your Mac (and whether you get asked where to put each one). In this article, we’ll go over how to switch that option for all of them!
This article is all about Apple’s familiar voice-control feature—which has now come to the Mac!—and how you can use Siri to add widgets to Notification Center in Sierra. Wanna keep up to date on a bit of info you asked Siri for? We’ll tell you how.