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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.

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How to set restrictions on the new Apple TV

Apple provides granular controls for keeping unwanted content off your TV, but inconsistent reach across all media makes it a poor substitute for real time parental control.

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How to migrate browser-stored passwords to a password app

Having heard a lot about transitioning to a password-storing app, a reader wonders about the ease of shifting already-set passwords.

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The case of the case-sensitive formatted drive and Adobe Creative Cloud

A reader found his lack of sensitivity prevented him from using certain software, such as Adobe’s Creative Cloud. But there's a fix.

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The secret to spooky jack-o-lantern photos

Show off your ghoulish creation with these simple photography tricks.

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How to use keywords as a star-rating system in Apple Photos for OS X

Photos doesn't have a rating system, but there's still a way to work around it.

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How to remove old devices from text forwarding on an iPhone

A reader has defunct devices and ones he doesn't own, but they linger like ghosts in Text Forwarding.

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The case of the missing El Capitan hard disk space

A reader wonders where gigabytes (or gibibytes) have gone since upgrading from Yosemite.

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Using iCloud Photo Library with a library bigger than the main hard drive

A reader wants to migrate into the cloud more media than will fit on his Mac's hard drive.

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How to set up an iTunes library on a network-attached server

Free your iTunes media from the shackles of a hard drive on your Mac.

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When double-click stops working in El Capitan

A reader found he could no longer double-click folders in the Finder after upgrading to El Capitan. He tracked down the problem.

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Remove extra application files with AppCleaner

When you uninstall a Mac app, how can you make sure you've removed all of its files? With an app like AppCleaner.

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How to print a web page as a PDF with links that work

Trying to print a web page and keep the links working? Use Safari or a Chrome extension.