Select an item in the Finder and press Command-I, and you’ll see all sorts of information about that file or folder—size, for example, modification date, and so on. But there’s a little-known feature that’s similar and very handy called “Get Summary Info” that lets you view the combined info and file size for multiple items at once. Here’s how it works.
Do you work with lots of applications and windows on your Mac? If so, things can sometimes get a bit cluttered. Here are some tips for configuring System Preferences to make application and window management a bit easier.
Your Mac has a built-in way to tell you whether your Mac’s warranty or AppleCare coverage is still active, and it’s crucial to find this in case you’ve got a hardware issue. Free repairs are always awesome, right? So let’s learn how to get that info!
If you’re using the feature of iCloud Drive that lets you sync your Desktop and Documents folders to all of your devices, then you may be getting frustrated with the warning dialog that you’ll get whenever you try to move a file from those two locations on your Mac. Here’s how to stop those prompts!
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!