If your Mac is having trouble staying connected to a Wi-Fi network or with getting good speeds, then you could try turning Wi-Fi off and back on. Or disconnecting from the network. Or having your Mac forget the network entirely before you configure the connection again. In today’s article, we’ll go over a bunch of ways to disentangle yourself from any network you’ve joined, whether you’re doing it for troubleshooting purposes or just because you don’t want to use a particular Wi-Fi hotspot anymore!
Preview’s “Invert Selection” tool is a handy but little-known feature that’ll let you remove parts of an image pretty easily. In this tip, we’ll cover how to use this to crop pieces out of your pictures!
For quite some time now, we’ve been able to swipe across a message within Apple’s Mail app to perform simple tasks, like marking one as read or sending it to the trash. But there’s a way to configure the right-to-left behavior that also affects the way that notifications work, which is a little odd. We’re here to tell you all about it in this tip!
The Mac’s built-in search functionality—which Apple has dubbed “Spotlight”—can sometimes stop working, to the point where you’ll type in the names of existing files and folders but no results will be found. If this is the case for you, this article’s gonna tell you how to fix it!
Apple has provided a built-in way to repair your Photos library if you’re seeing evidence that something may be wrong with it—if you have images that appear to be missing, for example. In this article, we’ll tell you how to go about it (and we’ll warn you about how terribly long it can take to complete!).
Is someone sending you tons of attachments but spreading them across a bunch of emails? Do you need a way to save all of them to your Mac at once? Hey, we’ve got the answers for you right here in today’s article!
If you’ve never heard of the “favorite mailboxes” feature in Mail on the Mac, then you’ve gotta read this article. Moving emails to your favorite places will become a snap using keyboard shortcuts and your toolbar, and it’s incredibly easy to set up!
If a Bluetooth peripheral (like a mouse, trackpad, or keyboard) is giving you headaches on your Mac and you’ve tried other troubleshooting steps, it might be time to give unpairing it (and re-pairing it!) a try. For today’s article, Melissa Holt’s going to tell us how to remove a Bluetooth device from our Macs, and she’ll also give us some suggestions on how to set various stuff back up again.
It’s a headache and a half to print out documents, sign them, and then scan them back in. Luckily, Mail on the Mac has a way that you can save your own signature and then insert it into any PDF attachment to make quick work of approvals and contracts. Melissa Holt will tell us how!
Whenever you add a new event into the Calendar app on your Mac, does it automatically add an alert to remind you before the event happens? If not (and you’d like it to, or you’d like to change the timing!), we’ve got your bases covered in this article.