If your friend is having problems on his Mac, you’ve gotta know that Messages has a built-in screen-sharing feature that’ll let you help from afar.
You’ll be pleased to learn how easy this feature is to use, if you haven’t already discovered it.
You may not like it at first, because it’s different, but once you get used to it you’ll wonder why Apple didn’t do it this way in the first place.
The Mac’s Help Viewer window always floats on top of other apps, unless you know Melissa Holt’s trick for making it behave.
Bryan Chaffin recently found this incredibly helpful in recovering a Bitcoin wallet he thought permanently lost, and wants to show others where it is. [Updated with more info.]
FileVault protects your Mac’s data from prying eyes, and a firmware password helps protect your computer. Melissa Holt shows how the feature works.
You can quickly and easily find out which apps you need to respond to.
It’s amazing what the cameras in our iPhones are capable of.
Just like the Mac, the iPhone and iPad have a Print Center where you can see and cancel what you’re printing—if you know where to look.
Luckily, there’s a way to make that much more difficult.
If emails that you send to someone seem to be going to the wrong person (at least, according to Apple Mail), we’re here to help you troubleshoot that. The problem could be in your Contacts program. The problem could be in Mail. Let’s sort it all out!
It’s not nearly as hard as it sounds, and a little spring cleaning never hurt anybody.
If you’ve given your network info to someone you wish you hadn’t (or you’re just tired of telling guests that your password is !!!!???R1CK&m0R7Y4EVA), you should know that you can change your Wi-Fi password on your AirPort device using a built-in utility on your Mac. Melissa Holt’s here to give us all the details and caveats!
You might even find it easier than using an app.
You can quickly notify emergency services and your loved ones when things go wrong.
It could encourage you to know how much more efficient you’re being with the help of the app.
Apple’s old Software Update icon may be nostalgic, but it’s still pretty handy in your Mac’s Dock.
You have to be smarter than iOS to make this happen.
Seeing threaded conversations in Mail on the Mac isn’t for everyone so Melissa Holt shows you how to disable the feature.