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1. Turning Your Computer On and Off

If you own a computer you already know where the power button is and can turn it on.  What you may not know, however, is when to use the power button to turn your computer off.  354 more words

Start Menu

Apple mulled axing venerable Apple Menu for Control Center in OS X Yosemite

”In addition to the comprehensive redesign, OS X Yosemite could have made a significant change to how the Mac operating system functioned since it originally shipped just over thirty years ago,” Mark Gurman reports for 9to5Mac. 208 more words


Mountain Lion Tips

In Mountain Lion You Can:

Open the Preferences for any Apple program using ⌘, (thats the command key and the comma).

Get to the Menus two ways… 173 more words

Beginner Mac Tips

What Applications Do You Need For Your New Mac?

You have your new Mac with its applications, then you already have everything you need, so can start making it yours. To do this: select the applications you want depending on the usage you want to make. 651 more words


Tip: Mac OS X: How to reset the printing system

Mac OS X includes a Reset Printing System troubleshooting function that you might want to use after you try all other printing troubleshooting steps for Mac OS X 10.6 or later… 339 more words

General Custard

Mac App Store: Unresponsive after clicking Updates icon

Apple KB has the solution.


Certain third-party Mac NTFS software and/or connected partitions with versions of Microsoft Windows that contain the NTFS filesystem may cause this issue.

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Apple Picking Picnic

Early fall is the perfect time to host an apple-picking party—a fun outdoor activity that will get everyone outside
to enjoy the crisp, sunny weather. Make it an early-afternoon event and plan a post-picking picnic if the weather… 76 more words

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