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How to Uninstall Flash Player

Adobe Flash Player has had a long life as a tool for displaying multimedia content in web browsers, but as of December 31, 2020, this software reached the end of its life. From this date on, Adobe will not issue any updates for the software, and will prompt users to uninstall Flash Player as soon as possible. Here’s how to uninstall Flash Player on you
Publish At:2021-01-08 01:30 | Read:95 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To Adobe Flash Player

Manage and Secure Notifications on Your iPhone, iPad, and Mac

In general, our computing devices are passive. They perform tasks for us when we click buttons or enter some text, but otherwise they just wait for our commands. With the rise of mobile devices, "push" notifications became a way for our devices to alert us when certain things happen. We can get notified when we get text messages, phone calls, or em
Publish At:2020-12-01 05:44 | Read:315 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To iOS iPadOS macOS notifications

How to Color Calibrate Your Mac’s Display

If you only use your Mac for browsing the Web, sending and receiving email, and working in a word processor, it’s probably not all that important for it to display accurate colors. However, if you work with photos or videos, or even if you like to watch movies in the best possible conditions, color calibrating your display is essential.The calibration
Publish At:2020-11-27 12:02 | Read:279 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To Calibrate Color Mac photo video

Mac and iOS Keychain Tutorial: How Apple’s iCloud Keychain Works

Your use passwords to log into websites and services, and since there are so many of them, it’s hard to remember them. It’s a bad idea to use the same password for different websites, because if one site is compromised, hackers will have an email address and password that they can try on other sites. Because of this, you need to ensure that your
Publish At:2020-11-19 01:14 | Read:372 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To iCloud iOS Keychain Mac password security IOS Cloud

How to Securely Dispose of Your Old Mac

So it’s time to move on and end your relationship with your Mac. You had good times together; you’ll always have memories of the best moments you shared. But there’s a better Mac now, it may be faster, have a better display, or be lighter and more portable. While break-ups are always tough, it’s a good idea to make this one as smooth
Publish At:2020-11-18 01:50 | Read:288 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To Recommended Security & Privacy Mac

How to switch search engines on macOS and iOS (and why you should)

If you’re like most people, you search the web a lot. Google handles nearly 85,000 searches per second, or 7.3 billion per day, or more than two and a half trillion searches every year. Your share of that may be small: if you’re just an average person, you may search the web 3-5 times a day, but some of us, such as writers, may perform several do
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How to manage iTunes Store and App Store Subscriptions

There are lots of subscriptions you can purchase from Apple. They may be for services that Apple sells, such as Apple Music, Apple TV+, and Apple News+, or the new Apple One bundle, as well as any subscription you have for additional iCloud storage above the free 5 GB that you get. You may have subscriptions for specific apps that function on a monthly or an
Publish At:2020-11-17 01:30 | Read:367 | Comments:0 | Tags:Software & Apps Apple Apple Music Apple News Apple Services

Understanding User Accounts in macOS

Everyone who uses a Mac has a user account. If you’re the only person using your Mac, then there will only be one account. But if you share your Mac with other users — your family or coworkers, for example — your Mac will contain multiple user accounts. At least one of these is an administrator account, and that account is allowed to change any setting
Publish At:2020-11-13 12:37 | Read:353 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To macOS parental controls User Accounts

How to Use a Security Key to Protect Sensitive Online Accounts

Protecting your online accounts has become more important, as so much of our lives takes place on websites, via email, and through messaging. If someone gets access to some of your accounts – especially your email account – they can get access to others, and potentially usurp your identity. In order to ensure security, most sensitive services now
Publish At:2020-11-03 14:43 | Read:380 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To security Two-Factor Authentication

What to Do if You Think You Have Malware on Your Mac

It can be pretty scary to discover that you have malware on your Mac. If your computer is infected, your files, your personal data, even your identity is at risk. While malware on Macs is relatively uncommon, the number of threats to macOS are increasing, and it’s important to be aware of the signs of malware. In some cases, your Mac’s behavior c
Publish At:2020-10-28 06:37 | Read:500 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To malware

What Is 5G, How Does It Work, and How Fast Is It?

While phones supporting the new 5G cellular standard have been available since early 2019, Apple’s recent announcement of the new iPhone 12, which supports 5G, is the biggest step yet toward developing this standard. With any new data protocol, there’s a chicken and egg situation: there needs to be both infrastructure and devices capable of suppo
Publish At:2020-10-21 14:43 | Read:337 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To 5G iPhone

How to Set Up a Custom Start Page in Safari 14

It’s useful to have quick access to the websites you visit often, and in Safari 14, you can create a custom Start Page with your favorites, sites you visit often, and much more. Not only can you configure this on your Mac, but your favorites sync via iCloud to your other devices, so you can access the same sites easily on your Mac, iPhone and iPad. Her
Publish At:2020-10-08 11:13 | Read:372 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To Safari

Should You Back Up Your iOS Device to iCloud or Your Mac?

You probably know how important it is to back up your data, and there are a number of different backup options for Mac.But it’s also important to back up your iPhone or iPad. While you may not have a lot of documents on these devices that aren’t stored on a cloud server—which you can easily retrieve if necessary—you are likely to have photos and
Publish At:2020-09-17 11:15 | Read:481 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To back up backup backups iCloud iOS Device iTunes IOS C

Everything you can do with the Apple Pencil

Steve Jobs famously said, about tablets, "If you need a stylus, you’ve already failed." But he was talking about using a stylus as the main input device for a tablet. When Apple released the Apple Pencil in 2015, this quote was revived to remind people that a) things have changed, and b) Steve Jobs wasn’t always right.In 2018, Apple rel
Publish At:2020-09-17 07:21 | Read:562 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To Apple Apple Notes Apple Pencil iPad iPad Pro

How to Prepare Your Mac to Upgrade to macOS Big Sur

Another year, another new version of macOS. In a couple of months, you’ll be able to upgrade your Mac to macOS Big Sur, also known as macOS 11. The forthcoming version of Apple’s desktop operating system features the biggest interface change since the release of Mac OS X, and, while there aren’t a lot of flashy new features, everything will
Publish At:2020-08-25 08:14 | Read:910 | Comments:0 | Tags:How To

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