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Sometimes the images on my desktop do not display in total. For example, there are a number of PDF’s, at times they say simply PDF wit...
I want to autofill a column in a table in Pages with sequential numbers. —– Sandra...
How do I remove downloaded Files app files without deleting the file from iCloud? I can’t figure this out on iOS or MacOS. The only op...
I created a Reminders list on my iPad. I then got on my iMac and sorted the list alphabetically. Looked fine on the Mac but looking at the l...
I have hundreds of embroidery files in folders, within folders and sometimes again. It is getting to the point that I need a different way o...
I want to backup a number of albums of photos in Photos, on a single DVD. What is the easiest way to do this? Many photos are involved. I wo...
Although the automatic iCloud back up of my iOS devices backs up much of the devices’ data, apparently not everything is backed up. I ...
I am new at using MAC and on the very first day of my new job, my mentor gave me a stressful task to Backup Emails on the Mail application. ...
If I am in Pages typing a story and I would like to make the first character of the first word of a paragraph be a Drop Cap letter, can it b...
I have a fairly new MacBook running Sierra (10.12.6).Should i upgrade now, for security, etc., and are there specific steps i should follow ...
I’ve watched your video module Creating Forms in IPad Numbers (398). I chose the template on Checklists. After entering the data and then ...
Columns A and B in Numbers have a variety of currency data; how can I highlight (or locate visually somehow) the cells in column A that have...
I have a great data package from my cellphone provider and would like to make use of personal hotspot on my iPhone as the default wi-fi conn...
Did clean install from time machine (ext. hard drive) and used a password to open MacBook. Also encrypted the hard drive. Was given a lot of...
running latest non beta version of mac OS. How can i get siri to ignore extraneous room noise and stop recording after i say a command. In m...
Make manual backups of entire older MacBook Pro. Have high sierra thru time machine. —– George Iluk...
I tried to search App. For TextEdit app for iPad and I did not find any in Apple store! —– Ibrahim Elmaghraby...
When I have a file on the desktop and I right click it there are lots of options , but is there any way to get a move the file to any folder...
How do I use Automator to automatically import Google Photos into Apple Photos. I have Google Backup & Sync installed. https://www.goog...
I have an I Mac with macOS High Sierra version 10.13.2 and I down loaded Drop Box, and now I cannot get rid of it. I have been unable to del...
I’ve been teaching at a small college for a number of years. My lectures are all slide based, using Keynote. It’s a large (374.8...
I have the free version of Avast on my iMac but I have read mixed views about it and some views that say virus checking software isn’t...
In May of 2016 someone asked this question and it seems one cannot stop the emails from @me.com from populating iCloud. You answered why wou...
When using Apple Maps on the iPhone the view will change from the live moving map view to turn by turn. How do I get back to the map view? T...
After using “search” in Mail, emails meeting the criteria are displayed but their locations (folders) are not located. How do I find the...
Looking at the short cuts in Help. “Scroll to the beginning of the sheet” says “Home or Fn-Up Arrow”. My iMac does n...
I know how to delete previous recipients from email, but how do you do it for messages? —– Scott...
I have a 27″ iMac and a second 27″ display monitor. When I open a Numbers document, it opens in the last position on the same di...
I don’t want the Wallet app on my iPhone 6 Plus, latest iOS. Apple doesn’t seem to want me to. Is that possible? Thanks, Gary. &...
I receive multiple calls from the same number. I have used the “Block this Caller” in RECENTS to no avail. Is there another way ...

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