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How to Use Night Shift in macOS Catalina
macOS’s Night Shift is a feature brought over from iOS starting with macOS High Sierra. It helps you reduce the amount of blue light you’re exposed to during the evening by shifting the display of your Mac to a... Creating a Bootable macOS Catalina Install Drive with DiskMaker X 9
My recent experience with water damage to my new 16-inch MacBook Pro reinforced two practices that I’ve followed for many years; making a bootable backup and creating a bootable macOS install drive. While I was able to reload my... How to Enable and Disable Favicons in macOS Catalina
With macOS Mojave, Apple has added support for favicons (short for “favorite icons”) in Safari tabs. Favicons are those little icons that let you quickly identify which of your open tabs is which website. A favicon is a file... How to Use Stacks in macOS Leopard Through Catalina
“Stacks” is a feature introduced in macOS Leopard (although the official name at the time was Mac OS X Leopard). It was available in the Dock, but nowhere else. The feature “Stacked” files into a small organized folder on... How to Use Safe Mode in macOS Catalina
Your Mac has a "Safe Mode" designed to help when you run into trouble with your computer. It's a diagnostic mode of macOS that boots up your desktop or laptop without any other apps running.
Here's how it works. How to Use macOS Recovery in macOS Catalina
macOS Recovery is part of the built-in recovery system of your Mac. It can help you restore data from Time Machine, reinstall the operating system, get online help online, repair or erase a hard disk, and much more.
You can... How to Use the Redesigned Reminders App in macOS Catalina
Apple’s Reminders app for the Mac has been completely revamped for macOS Catalina with a new user interface and several new features.
One of my favorite features is the new Messages integration. You can tag someone in a reminder,... How to Make the iTunes Store Icon Appear in the macOS Catalina Music App
With macOS Catalina, music, videos, podcasts, and audiobooks are organized into their own dedicated apps — named, appropriately enough, Music, TV, and Podcasts, and Apple Books. You can also access your iTunes Store purchases in the appropriate apps.
However, when... How to Make Your iPhone and iPad Appear in the macOS Catalina Finder
With macOS Catalina, Apple broke up the iTunes app into three separate apps: Apple Music, Apple TV, and Podcasts. Previously, you could connect iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches to your Mac and their icons would appear in iTunes. No... Moving From Bash to Zsh: Terminal Changes in macOS Catalina
macOS Catalina has a number of new features and capabilities, but one change that’s often overlooked is the new shell used in Terminal to interact with the Mac via the command line.
The quick take away is Apple is... How to Increase or Decrease the Zoom Level in macOS Safari
Sometimes when I'm viewing an article (usually involving patent images) in Safari, it's hard to view an entire image. However, you can increase or decrease the zoom level of images (and text) when viewing web pages in the macOS... Generate a Memorable Password in macOS with Password Assitant
Are you tired of trying to come up with a unique and memorable password? Not entirely happy with Safari's auto-generated passwords? Well, you may not be aware of this, but your Mac has a potent password generator built right...
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