Three Quick Reminders Tips!

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Reminders—available both on the Mac and on iOS devices—is one of Apple’s simplest apps, but it’s also one of the most useful. In today’s Quick Tip, Melissa Holt’s going to give us a few of her favorite tricks on using it!

How to Download the High Sierra Installer Under Mojave

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

macOS Mojave

If you need a High Sierra installer and you try to download it on your Mac running Mojave, it may seem like you’re out of luck if you search the App Store or look through your purchases there. But we’ve got the trick on how to do it in today’s Quick Tip!

How to Set Up and Use Gmail Delegates

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Today’s Quick Tip is all about using Gmail’s delegates feature. With this, you can allow people you trust to read and respond to your messages without them having to know your password! It’s cool and very handy in an office environment, especially.

How to Turn Off 3D Touch (And Why You Might Want To)

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

3D Touch folder notifications

For today’s Quick Tip, we’re covering something that’s relevant for folks with dexterity problems—how to turn off 3D Touch. It’s also relevant if, you know, you just don’t like your screen having different levels of press available!

How to Change Mojave's Default Screenshot Location

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

macOS Mojave

Mojave’s new Screenshot program, which probably landed in your Dock after you upgraded, is pretty nifty. But if you want to change the location where it saves its screenshots, how do you do it? We’ve got the details in today’s Quick Tip!

How to Add Application Shortcuts to Finder Windows

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

If you want quick access to an application on your Mac, you could put it in your Dock, of course, or you could get to it using Spotlight. But in case you didn’t know, program shortcuts can also go into the toolbar within Finder, and this can be pretty handy for your most-used apps! That’s the subject of today’s Quick Tip.

watchOS 5: How to Silence Siri

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Apple Watch and Siri

For today’s Quick Tip, we’re going to cover how to shut Siri up on the Apple Watch—and it doesn’t involve Silent Mode. If you’re easily embarrassed by your voice assistant shouting at you, then you’ll like this!

macOS: How to Check a Printer's Supply Levels

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Apple Printer Icon

Within macOS, you can actually check the ink or toner levels in your printer without having to get up and walk across the room to the device (perish the thought!). We’ll tell you how in this Quick Tip.

How to Prevent 1Password from Asking to Save Logins

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

AgileBits’ 1Password program is awesome. Simply awesome, and we love it. However, if you want the app to step aside on a particular website and no longer offer to save passwords there, we’ve got the trick of how to do that in today’s Quick Tip.

Photos: How to Import to a Specific Album

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

We’ve got a neat Photos trick for you in this Quick Tip—we’ll go over how to import items directly into any of your albums, without having to do that as a separate step. This works whether you’re importing from Finder or from your iPhone!

macOS: Quickly Add a Multi-Day Event in Calendar

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

For today’s Quick Tip, Melissa Holt’s got a really quick one that really saves some time. If you’re tired of checking the “all-day” box in Calendar to block off days, she’ll tell you how to do it faster!

How to Turn Off Netflix Ads

· Jeff Gamet · Quick Tip

Netflix user account option

Here’s how to turn off those annoying ads Netflix plays when you’re searching for something to watch.

macOS Mojave: How to Disable All Automatic Updates

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

One of the changes Apple made in macOS Mojave is that software updates work a bit differently. If you want to disable automatic updating for either your App Store apps or your system, you can do that from two different sets of preferences if you want to! Melissa Holt has the scoop in today’s Quick Tip.