Tech Tips
compressfolderlogo Tech 101: Zipping (Compressing) Files and...
Back in the ancient days, hard drives were small, floppy disks were plentiful, and email systems choked on attachments larger than a few hundred kilobytes (KB). Fortunately, some geniuses...

bloglead_square Thunderbolt 3 & USB-C Cables: Not...
Have you found wondering what the differences between Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C cables are? On the surface, they can appear to be identical. However, their capabilities are anything but....

(To expand JAR files, you need to use the Open With option and select the Archive Utility.) What Sierra Broke, How to Fix...
With each new release of the Mac OS, there always seems to be new features that change how you work, the removal of a feature or two that forces...

safariicon Rocket Yard Guide: How to Install,...
Safari is a fairly powerful macOS app on its own, but it can do things above and beyond the call of duty when it’s equipped with extensions. Safari extensions...

beach_ball_klein How to Fix Scary Issues That...
Does your Mac seem possessed at times? When it’s running an app, does it seem less like a fleet-footed bunny and more like a stumbling zombie? If you think...

install-macos-sierra2 Rocket Yard Guide: How to do...
When most Mac owners upgrade their computers to a new operating system like macOS Sierra, the installation of the new OS is done with a standard install and update...

macOS_Sierra Five of the Best Hidden Features...
With each new release of the stc operating system, there are always a few secret features, services, and tips hidden away, just waiting to be uncovered. macOS Sierra is...

200px-sad_mac Tech Tip: How to Run and...
Macs are usually quite hardy, providing service for years without a problem. However, when they start running slowly, crashing, or refusing to boot up, it’s time to figure out...