Tag Archives: macOS
Mac startup chime sound notes chords on staff Bring Back the Mac Startup Chime...
Recent Macs have been missing something that has been part of the Macintosh experience since 1984 -- the startup chime. For example, the 2019 16-inch MacBook Pro is silent...

Mac PDF icon with magnifying glass on a transparent background How to Use 🔎 Quick Look...
macOS Quick Look is a wonderful feature. Introduced on June 11, 2007, along with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard. Quick Look can preview files such as Pages, Keynote, Numbers, Microsoft...


A can of spam with a red X and line through it Spam Control: Chapter 2 – Reducing...
In the first article in this series, we told you what spam is and why it’s a good thing to keep under control. From that article, you may assume...

iCloud icon on a Mac Dock How to Add iCloud Drive to...
I don’t know about you, but I use Apple’s iCloud Drive a lot. Subscribing to a full 2TB of storage for my wife and me, we store everything out...

Spell Check 101: Apple Apps
Cn u spel OK? Fortunately, Apple has created a spell checking capability that works well in just about any Apple app. Whether you're using Pages, Numbers, Keynote, TextEdit, Mail,...

Sound speaker icon on top of a safari icon How to Mute and Unmute Audio...
If you're having problems with sound on some web pages when using macOS’s Safari (or simply don’t want to hear audio on a particular web page) the web browser...


Screenshot of Mac Desktop with the word "Stacks" How to Use Stacks in macOS...
“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....

How to Increase or Decrease the...
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...

How to Add Hot Links in...
Pages in macOS conveniently allows you to add “hot links” to its documents. You can link to webpages or other Pages documents.  To link to a webpage or email:...

How to Restore Data From Time...
Time Machine is certainly an easy-to-use app for backing up your data. It's free, and comes installed and ready to use with the Mac OS. In many of our...