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I have all my photos in disaray on my macbook of 1 year, and pc and laptop of over 10 or so years. Would a photostick I saw advertised on th...
Is a 2012 high spec 13″ i7 16Ram 2.9Ghz 500SSD Macbook pro as fast as a 2016 lower spec i5 8 ram 2.5ghz one? —– Greg...
System storage takes over 100G of “space” on my laptop! Everything updated to the latest version. Apple store genius(es) cannot ...
I have over 300 apps on my iPhone. Periodically I want to remove one. Is there any way to easily find its location short of perusing each sc...
Hi, I need to copy some files from my Mac to give to a PC user. They are not large files just a few letters etc. I plan to use a memory stic...
My printer stopped working and I got a window saying it had paused. Have no idea what to do. —– Arlene...
I’ve highlighted text on a preview document. I would now like to group all the highlighted text together to form a single editable and...
Many folk visiting the Apple Support Communities (ASC) with queries are some of the most naive and unaware computer users on the planet. In ...
I used to see what the image was when I opened Finder on my Mac, but now it just shows a generic icon instead of the image… so to view...
I have a table on a sheet with other tables that I don’t need any longer. How can I delete that table from the sheet? I don’t se...
For macOS, is there anything like Stickies that sync with iCloud? I can’t find anything, but maybe there is something out there? I app...
System is a 2017, 15 inch, MacBook Pro Software is Sierra, 10.2.6 Safari Version 11.1.2 (12605.3.8.1) I understand the basics of adding a bo...
How do I copy and paste from a Word Doc to a new Mac email message without getting big spaces between paragraphs? When I create a Word docum...
A while ago you asked us for ideas for your video weekly shows. Here’s one that, frankly, would help me personally (and all other Mac user...
I would like to purchase a 2010/09 iMac & use it as second monitor with my late 21.5″ 2015 iMac, which is not a 5K or 4K, & ...
I would like to purchase a 2010/09 iMac & use it as second monitor with my late 21.5″ 2015 iMac, which is not a 5K or 4K, & ...
Using Safari under El Capitan, how does one open all web pages to full screen without having to utilize a contol+command+F keystroke? —...
I would like to merge two separate tables of data using the lookup function in Mac Numbers. For example, Table 1 is a list of names, address...
I have 10-20 old mono cassette tapes with personal family stuff on them. I can easily play them on a couple of old cassette players. Both pl...
I am a retired photographer and I need a replacement for my mid-2010 iMac for Lightroom CC and Photoshop CC editing. I need a computer that ...
How do I split individual cells to either rows or columns in Numbers 5? I know that it was previously possible in Numbers ’09 . See Sc...
Suddenly, while checking/using Launchpad, I noticed something new had been added: [Mac Tonic] I researched on the net, while most see it as ...
I’ve created a “how to” manual and have lots of pics on it in a pages document. When I go in and add/remove whatever with ...
I need to change the spelling in the same word I have used multiple times in a Pages document. Can I do all the changes to the word in all t...
Using an iMac, late 2015, High Sierra 10.13.6. For some time I have been saving those of your newsletter videos which are of particular inte...
I tried Apple forums and it gave me Apple support instructions to go to iCloud list and click “edit”. The go to – sign and...
1)I will be in England all of August with multiple camera SD cards of pics/videos to download to an external hard drive so I may reuse SD ca...
When App Store Preferences include “Download/Install Newly Available…etc” — will Mojave be “pushed” to t...
I have a long list of ‘rules’ to handle junk mail. To avoid the rules, the senders constantly make changes so that I have to make new ru...
Mac Pro / OS 10.13.6. / Three different printers: Brother /Canon / Epson How can define Pages to use a specific printer (the Canon) as a def...

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