iCloud Keychain vs. Catalina Cage Match – Mac Geek Gab 786

· John F. Braun & Dave Hamilton · Mac Geek Gab Podcast

iCloud Keychain vs. Catalina Cage Match – Mac Geek Gab 786

Today, your two favorite geeks dig into your questions about recovering photo data, removing malware, resolving iCloud Keychain in macOS Catalina, and more. But that’s not all! You’ve got some great tips for automating those un-automatable Personal Reminders, fixing DNS, Mono Podcast Listening, and creating disk images. All of this and more from Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun, as soon as you press play. Do it now and don’t get caught!

iOS: How to Manually Configure iCloud Keychain

· Andrew Orr · Quick Tip

Unlike a traditional password manager, we don’t have a lot of control over iOS password generation. But there is a manual workaround that lets us configure iCloud Keychain a bit.

How to Use macOS Keychain Access to Beef up iCloud Keychain

· Andrew Orr · Quick Tip

Did you know that iCloud Keychain is synced with macOS’s Keychain Access utility? You can add website logins directly to Keychain Access, and have it synced to your iOS devices.

iOS: How to AirDrop Passwords Between Devices

· Andrew Orr · Quick Tip

What if you need to share a password from your iPhone but don’t want to use iCloud Keychain? You can AirDrop passwords in iOS 11 and later.

Migrating Your Data, Home Automation, and macOS 10.13.4 – Mac Geek Gab 703

· John F. Braun & Dave Hamilton · Mac Geek Gab Podcast

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Apple released macOS 10.13.4 this week and, well, it changes some things. No worries, your two favorite geeks talk through it all. Then it’s on to managing duplicate contacts and properly migrating your data. There are other questions, too, as well as a few other Quick Tips and some Cool Stuff(s) Found. Press play and enjoy!

iOS 10: Get Started with iCloud Keychain

· Jeff Butts · Quick Tip

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If you’re smart with login information, you set a different, highly complex password for every site you use. Remembering all of them can be a real pain, though. Jeff Butts shows you how iCloud Keychain can help with that struggle.

Safari Passwords, Shopping Lists, and Synology RT2600ac Router – Mac Geek Gab 642

· John F. Braun & Dave Hamilton · Mac Geek Gab Podcast

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Have a website with multiple passwords and Safari always chooses the wrong one? Want a shopping list app to manage as a family? Photos showing greyed-out people? That’s just how this week’s Mac Geek Gab starts, folks. Then it’s on to Dave’s review of the new Synology RT2600ac standalone router, plus some related router questions for good measure. That’s not where it ends, though, because there are more questions and tips answered in here, as well. You’ll just have to listen to find out everything. After all, you must learn at least four new things each week, right? We’re here to help you do just that!