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How to create a photo grid template in Lightroom

An impressive way to show off your photo collection on the web or on social media.

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Everything you need to know about playing music with AirPlay

Apple’s streaming protocol can send audio to a variety of devices. Here’s how to make it work for you.

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How to work between Pages 5 and Pages ’09

A reader is collaborating with someone with an older version, and trying to figure out the best interchange format.

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How to change payment methods for an iPhone Upgrade Program loan

Apple uses Citizens One for some of its financing. What happens when you don't have an account number and need to change payment methods?

3 ways to remove Windows 10's default apps

Microsoft makes it easy to remove some apps, but for others, you'll need assistance from a third-party utility.

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Installing OS X: What to do when ‘this copy of the install OS X application cannot be verified’

If you encounter an error when trying to install a fresh operating system, it could be a problem with the date and time.

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Which iPhone model do you have? Here's where to look

OK, you have an iPhone 6s, but which iPhone 6s do you have? Your model identifier numbers will tell you.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Bookmarking audiobooks, hard drive problems, and more

Answers to your iTunes questions, thanks to Kirk McElhearn.

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How to erase a Mac that seems to lack erasure options

A reader wants to wipe her Mac before getting rid of it, but she doesn't see a clear way to do so.

This trick will stop Windows 10 Automatic Updates, but be careful

A little white lie could save Windows 10 Home users from automatic updates, but it comes with big responsibilities. Watch for the full details.

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How to see every Mac, iPad, and iPhone associated with your Apple ID

Apple's device authorization and management tools are a little hidden—Jason Snell explains.

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iTunes U: Free education to make you smarter

You've probably noticed it in the pop-up menu of the iTunes Store, but have you ever clicked on the iTunes U? If not, join the millions of people and expand your knowledge, for free.

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Starting up from NetBoot and NetRestore images

Step-by-step instructions on how to use the NetInstall service.

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How to make your Apple Watch display its screen longer

Set your Apple Watch so the screen stays on for a longer period of time.

2 ways to get out of Windows 10 Safe Mode

You went into Windows Safe Mode to fix something, and now you can't get out. Luckily, you have two emergency exits. Watch for more details.

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How to dispose of a printer securely

You might think printers have no private data. But some may retain vestiges.

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How to turn off your iPhone's cellular data

Switching off cellular data as needed can spare your phone's battery life—and save you from overage fees.

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How to use iCloud Photo Library selectively

A reader wants to reduce her iCloud Photo Library size as she's run out of her purchased storage. There's a workaround.