Big Sur Hands-On – TMO Daily Observations 2020-11-16

· Kelly Guimont · The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast

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Charlotte Henry and Dave Hamilton join host Kelly Guimont to discuss their short and less short experiences with Big Sur, and offer tips.

How to Change the Accent Color in macOS Mojave

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Today’s Quick Tip is about a little feature of Mojave that’ll let you change the color scheme of buttons and menus, so if you want your Mac to be pink rather than blue, you totally can do that!

Numbers: How to Refer to Cells in Other Sheets

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

With Numbers, Apple’s spreadsheet program, you can have multiple sheets in a single document and use cells within each to calculate values in the others. It’s handy! Come on in and read about how.

macOS: How to Use Substitutions in Text

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

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Today’s Quick Tip focuses on a neat trick in Pages (and Mail and TextEdit!) that’ll let you change straight quotes to smart ones or hyphens to dashes in an existing document. If you like typography, this’ll be right up your alley!

macOS: How to Use Smart Categories in Numbers

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

In a recent update, Numbers gained the ability to sort by category, so if you want to break down your budget by transaction type, say, you can do that really easily. The details are all here in today’s Quick Tip!

How to Turn Off Siri Suggestions in iOS 12

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Today’s Quick Tip is about Siri Suggestions in iOS 12. Have you seen reminders to call people back on your lock screen? Don’t like those prompts? We’ll tell you what to do!

macOS: How to Resolve Permissions Problems after a Mac Migration

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

If your new computer isn’t working correctly after you migrate your data—especially if you’re getting weird permissions issues or the “macOS needs to repair your Library” error—then come check out today’s Quick Tip! We’ve got all kinds of resources and tricks for you.