Adding in custom icons for your Mac’s folders is easy and fun! Plus, it can help you identify particularly important items at a glance, especially on your Desktop or in your Dock. In this article, we’ll go over the steps and discuss what to do if your fancy icons don’t show in your Dock.
There are a ton of window-management shortcuts to learn on the Mac, from how you can merge a bunch of open windows together to closing everything that’s open in a program at once. In this article, Melissa Holt covers her favorite tricks!
For this article, we’re gonna talk about how easy it is to go about setting up contact groups on the Mac, which you can then use to email whole bunches of people without having to type in each address every time! What a time-saver.
Many things can influence how long it takes your Mac to start up, but one of the most common causes of slowness there is having a bunch of programs set to launch automatically when you log in. We’ll tell you how to stop them from doing so in this article!
On the iPhone and iPad, using emojis is simple and pretty obvious—there’s an entire keyboard set built around them, and an easy tap takes you there. But how do you insert them on the Mac? Let’s talk about a few different methods!
The Mac’s built-in QuickTime application will let you create audio and video recordings, but it’s a whiz at making videos of your screen, too, which is very handy for sending tutorials to other folks. We’ll show you how in this article!
Dropbox’s little-known File Requests feature is a simple way to ask for files from someone you know, which can function both as a reminder and as an easy file-sharing option. And your sender doesn’t even need his own Dropbox account, so it’s especially nifty! Here’s how it works.
By default, the Microsoft Office programs on the Mac launch to a start screen that you can use to pick a template or open an existing file. If you don’t like that, though, you can switch the behavior up and configure the apps to open directly with a blank new document. Here’s how it works!
Your browsing history should be yours alone. Here’s a look at private browsing in Safari for macOS, including how to use it, why to use it, and an explanation of exactly what it does and doesn’t do to protect the privacy of your online browsing.
For today’s tip, we’re going to go over how to schedule sleep, wake, and start up times on your Mac—an excellent way to remind yourself to get off your computer at night, for example! Melissa Holt is here to tell us how.