How To Access Recent Items From The MacOS Dock

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Getting quick access to recent items is something every Mac user desires as it immediately lets them get back to their previously unfinished work. You may want to continue reading the PDF file that someone sent you yesterday, or maybe you want to finish off the story that you left unfinished last night. Unless you […]

15 Tips To Extend The Battery Life On Mac

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Compared to many other laptops, Mac machines enjoy a longer battery life because of the optimized operating systems they run. If you’ve been using a Mac for quite some time, you might have noticed you can work on it for hours without worrying about it running out of battery. To make that battery life last […]

How To Turn Photos & PDFs To Black & White On Mac

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Except for some really old photos and such stuff, everything else has now been colorized. There are even tools that let you colorize your old photos using some magical algorithms. Despite colors being so useful, there are still times when you may want something in pure black and white. These are usually the times when […]

How To Bulk Rename Files On Your Mac

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Many times when you download files off the Internet or you copy files from a USB drive, the naming formats aren’t always what you expected. This is especially true for the image files captured on digital cameras as they often have names that don’t describe anything (DSC_01.jpg tells me nothing about the image). While you […]

How To Create Symlinks On Your Mac

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A symbolic link, often shortened to symlink, is a type of link that is stored at one location on your machine and it points to another location on the same machine. You can think of it as a shortcut of an app. Even though the actual app file is located deep inside your folders, you […]

20 Tips To Get The Most Out Of The Finder On Mac

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Mac has a wonderful file explorer called Finder that provides you with a lot of options to manage and organize your files. Most of the features in the app are enabled by default. However, there are a few that aren’t and you can enable them to use them in Finder. Learning to use these new […]

How To Transfer Files From Android To Mac

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While the Mac definitely has some of the top-notch apps that Windows counterparts will never be able to compete with, there are a few areas where a Mac doesn’t offer the convenience that a Windows PC does. One of these is attaching storage devices to your computer. If you ever need to transfer files from […]

5 Ways To Force Quit Apps On Your Mac

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While most apps on your Mac will never cause any issues as they are known for their stability, things could go wrong at any time and the apps may start misbehaving on your machine. In such cases, even the default options to close an app will stop functioning. Some of the common symptoms of an […]

How To Securely Delete Files On Your Mac

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If you don’t already know how the file deletion process works on your Mac, you may want to learn about it so you can ensure that when you delete your files, they’re gone for good. Most of the time when you delete a file on your Mac, your Mac only removes the reference to your […]

Take Screenshots Like A Pro With These Tips & Tricks On Mac

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Taking screenshots on a Mac is extremely easy thanks to the amazing screen capture utility it comes preloaded with. The utility comes with even more features than what you find or see at first glance. Unleashing these extra options will allow you to take your screenshots in a more customized way. These are pretty simple […]