Tag Archives: Tech 101
How to Perform a Clean Install...
Sometimes it’s a good idea to do a clean install of a new Mac operating system version. What’s a clean install? That means that the hard drive is erased...

Image via 4KShooters.Net Tech 101: Benefits of HEVC, HEIF...
In the midst of all of the anticipation of Apple’s upcoming operating system upgrades, one major change seems to be getting less attention than others. Apple will be switching...

Tech 101: Automating Your Mac Mail...
The Rocket Yard recently featured a pair of posts (here and here) discussing how to use Smart Mailboxes to organize emails into custom views. But did you know that...

Tech 101: Automate Emails with Smart...
Last week we published a set of tips dealing with Apple Mail, deleting and archiving messages, and creating custom folders in which to store specific types of emails for...


Tech 101: Changing or Resetting a...
As part of the built-in security of macOS Sierra, users are required to enter a password when logging onto a Mac. Security experts suggest that passwords be changed on...

Everything You Need to Know About...
Keychain is a password management system for macOS and iOS that was originally released with Mac OS 8.6 back in 1999 as a way of holding passwords, private keys,...


Tech 101: The History of USB...
The USB (or Universal Serial Bus) connection type has been around for almost two decades. Until recently, it was a fairly simple task to make sense of the different USB...

OWC Mercury Electra 6G SSD Tech 101: Everything You Need to...
Take a look at the MacSales.com home page — even the new home page — and if you’re new to the world of storage upgrades and solutions, some of...