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How to use grid-style password entry on the new Apple TV

Don't mess with the Apple TV's hair-pulling line entry screen. Grab an older Apple Remote and use the old grid-style password entry screen.

How to buy a productivity tablet

Whether you're opting for an iPad or a Surface, here are five things to consider before you buy a tablet.

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Five easy ways to get your iPhone photos onto your Mac

When it comes to importing photos you took on your iPhone, you have plenty of options.

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A primer in Profile Manager

Built into OS X Server, Profile Manager is used to manage the devices in your business or organization.

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How to take screenshots of the Apple TV

There are two ways to grab screenshots of the Apple TV though one is much easier than the other.

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The problem with iCloud Photo Library and Family Sharing

A reader wants to be able to have a single iCloud Photo Library for he and his wife. It can't quite be done.

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How to access a Mac drive from a Windows or Linux system

A reader wants to use OS X's HFS+ system on a PC with both Windows and Linux. What are his options?

Ask the iTunes Guy: iTunes Match metadata, playlist graphics, iTunes losing its place

You have questions about iTunes. Kirk McElhearn has answers.

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How to stream content from your iTunes library to the Apple TV

The secret lies in the Computers tile on the Apple TV home screen.

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How to create a custom calendar in Photos for Mac

A calendar is a great way to enjoy your favorite photos. And it also makes for a great gift.

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How to use Up Next on iTunes and on iOS

Learn how to better manage your music queue.

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What to do when El Capitan sidebar's favorites disappear

Are you having heartbreak of missing favorites in El Capitan? A restart will help.

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How to move an Apple Photos for OS X library to an external drive

A reader would like to host his Photos Library on a drive other than the startup volume.

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How to consolidate locked iTunes music linked to multiple accounts

A reader wants to move their music around, but finds they still need to use an iTunes account login.

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How to modify the creation date for pictures in Apple Photos for OS X

A reader wants the best of both worlds: retaining the original date when exporting an image editing in Photos for OS X.

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How to use different iTunes accounts for different languages

A reader would like access to media in different languages in iTunes, but worries about losing access to her accounts.