Tag Archives: Force Quit
masOS Spinning Beachball Pinwheel How to Force Quit a Frozen...
Sometimes a Mac app freezes up and you have to kill it. Well, not actually kill it, but you may have to force it to quit so you can...

Screen shot of force quit menu How to Force the Finder to...
Catalina Quick Tip If your Mac is misbehaving, you may need to restart the Finder. But don’t confuse the Finder with the Desktop.  The Finder is the first thing...

TipOff 🚀 TipOff #21: How to Control-Alt-Delete...
Often abbreviated Ctrl+Alt+Del, this command (sometimes referred to as the “three-finger salute”) has been a mainstay for PC users—primarily to restart the computer if it locks up. But if...

Mac Touch ID Icon Tech Tip: How to Force Restart...
I have a very embarrassing admission to make: after 33 years of being a Mac user, I was completely stumped when I recently tried to force quit and restart...


The New iPhone X Gestures and...
For the first time in the ten years since the first iPhone hit the market, users now have a new set of gestures to master in order to control...

How to Fix and Avoid the...
Chances are you’ve never had any problems with your Mac and this guide to common Mac error messages won’t be of interest to you. Just kidding. It’s much more...