Mac OS X

Type Emoji and Special Characters in Mac OS X [How-to]

Mac has come a long way. People now use Mac to communicate through messages (iMessage, Facebook, Jabber etc.). And a prominent part of such...

Install New Screensavers in Mac OS X [How-to]

Mac OS X comes with a set of really awesome, HD screensavers. But, they can never be enough. You will want to download and...

How to Clear Recent Searches from Safari in Mac OS X

Safari (across iOS and OS X) remembers some of your recent searches and shows them to you when you start typing in the omnibar....

Share Files Between User Accounts in Mac OS X [How-to]

On a Mac with multiple users, sharing folders is actually very easy. OS X comes with a 'Shared' folder that makes it very easy...

How to Add Arrows to a Screenshot on Mac OS X

Screenshots are handy when you have to explain things or elucidate how-to articles through images. People can see the visuals cues (images) and understand...

How to Take a Screenshot of the Login Screen on Mac

You can click screenshots within your Mac but unfortunately you can't take screenshot of the login screen. There are quite a bunch of apps...

How to Free-up Space on MacBook Air, Pro, and iMac

Getting rid of unwanted files and folders can create a lot of free space in your MacBook Air, MacBook Pro or iMac, which can...

How to Password Protect iWork Documents in iOS 8 and OS X

iWork is a great way to produce documents, spreadsheets and presentations on your iPhone, iPad and Mac. For reasons best left to the debaters,...

How to Block iMessage Senders in Messages for Mac OS X

Are you receiving iMessages from random people? Or from people you are trying to ignore? Use the blocking option in your Mac OS X...

Disable Public Folder Sharing in Mac OS X [How-to]

The Public Folder in your Mac can be accessed by anyone over a public Wi-fi (or shared network). So, if you join any public...

How to Identify and Set VPN Protocols in Mac OS X

VPN, Virtual Private Network is a group of computers attached together with the help of a public network, the internet. VPN is used to...

How to Show Holidays in Calendar App for Mac OS X

It's neat that the Mac ships with Holiday calendars. All you need is to enable these in the Preferences and you have all the...

How to Remove Drive from Mac to Avoid “Disk Not Ejected Properly” Alert in Mac OS X

Removing a drive from Mac "correctly" is necessary to avoid damage to your Mac and the drive. If you have been receiving messages like...

How to Disable App Nap Completely in Mac OS X

App Nap is a pre-installed feature in Mac OS X Mavericks that makes the apps not being used/inactive apps to go into a dormant...

How to Setup Time Machine Backup on Mac

One of the most scariest things in today's modern world is to lose all your data in a whiff. Hence, there is a constant...

iPhoto Thumbnail Not Showing Up in Mac OS X [How to Fix ]

iPhoto is a great software that imports, exports and edits your digital images. While it is a great option to store your images, sometimes...

How to Open Folders in New Windows Instead of Tabs in Mac OS X Finder

On a Mac, when you right-click a folder, the default option is "Open as New Tab". If you prefer opening the folders in a...

How to Update Apps from Mac App Store

Updating apps let you enjoy the new features of the apps. Whenever there's an update available for the apps, you will in of it....

How to Check MacBook/iMac Version and Specifications

Normally, the specifications and version details of MacBook Pro are provided when you purchase it. The box or the receipt that you receive through...

How to Check if Your MacBook Supports Handoff? (Compatibility List for Macs)

OS X Yosemite, in collusion with iOS 8, features Handoff: a feature that lets you make/receive calls and send/receive messages right on your Mac...

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