Tag Archives: Tech Tips
How to Edit the Number of...
When you’re trying to get back into a document, application or server that you’ve worked on recently, one quick way to do so in macOS is to click the...

Catalina Beta Developers: How to Set Up macOS...
Like many developers and tech writers, I wanted to start working with macOS 10.15 Catalina as soon as I could. A vacation and some oral surgery delayed my experimentation,...

Backup Month: Backing Up Apple Mail
It’s still April, which means it is still Backup Month. Today we’re going to look at a backup strategy that might be important to you: backing up Apple Mail...


Upgrading RAM or Installing a Drive?...
Many owners of Apple’s new 27-inch iMacs are thrilled with the low cost of OWC memory upgrades compared to what Apple charges to have the memory factory-installed. While these...

Tech Tip: Should You Shut Down...
One question that new Mac users often ask is whether they should shut down their Macs at the end of the day or just let them sleep. The quick...

(The tabs pop-up menu, displayed after tapping and holding on the tabs button) Quick Tip: Closing All Safari Tabs...
One of the most common questions I get from iPhone and iPad users has to do with Apple’s Safari web browser. Especially on the iPhone where there are no visible...


Quick Tip: Using Spotlight to Get...
Especially in the winter months, it’s helpful to get up-to-date weather forecasts while you’re working on your Mac. After all, if a blizzard is on the way or the...

Quick Tip: Take Advantage of the...
One feature of macOS that many new Mac users might not be familiar with is the Application Switcher or “App Switcher”. In its most simple form, the App Switcher...

Quick Tip: Get the Mac Dock...
The macOS Dock is designed to make launching applications and switching between them as easy as finding the app’s icon and clicking on it. Sometimes the Dock can be...