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National Clean Out Your Computer Day:...
We hope you remember that there’s a big holiday next week. No, we’re not talking about Valentine’s Day. This is an event that happens every second Monday of February —...

The Utilities Folder New to Mac? Here Are 5...
If early sales figures are any indication, many shoppers purchased Macs during the recent holiday season. That’s not a surprise: sales of Macs have been rising for years as people...

The First Five Things You Should...
Perhaps you’re getting a new Mac over the holidays. Whether it’s a sleek MacBook or MacBook Pro, an iMac, or perhaps a powerful new iMac Pro, we’d like to start off the...


Keeping Your Mac Secure, Part 1:...
Join Erica from OWC as she discusses how to keep your Mac more secure with user account types and settings in Part 1 of our new series. For more...

How to Format a New Internal...
Recently, some MacSales.com customers have reported experiencing a situation where their new SSD will not show up in Disk Utility in High Sierra. Although Disk Utility should always be...


How to Disable Downloading of macOS...
If you’re among those who do not want to upgrade to macOS 10.13, MacPerformanceGuide.com has put together a quick guide to disabling the downloading of High Sierra. Check out...

How to Turn Your Apple Gear...
There’s something about video surveillance that makes you feel safer. Whether you’re a homeowner, business owner, or just a conscientious citizen, video security solutions have been shown to prevent...

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...

Tech Tip: Minimizing Data Usage While...
One of the great features of iPhones and cellular-equipped iPads is the ability to use the device as a Personal Hotspot. Your iOS device, using its cellular modem, connects...