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How to check your photo’s colors before ordering print projects online

Color space matters when ordering prints or other print projects online. Here's how to make sure your projects look their best.

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Can you print via an Apple guest network?

A reader wants to use his guest network to print. However, that's one of the things it can't do.

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4 smarter ways to search on your iPhone or iPad

If you're hunting for a specific mail message or looking for a name in a lengthy web page, skip Spotlight and try a specialized iOS search tool instead.

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Considering a hardware RAID? Here’s what you need to know

A hardware RAID can be pricey but it helps prevent data loss and improve performance.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Artist artwork, song scrubbing, and re-ripping CDs

You have questions about iTunes. Kirk McElhearn has answers.

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A primer in Profile Manager: The setup

In part two of this Working Mac mini-series, it's time to set up your Mac server for the server software.

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What to do when mobile Time Machine backups linger and fill storage space

An attempt by Time Machine to keep backups up to date away from network resources can fill your drive, too.

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How to replace El Capitan's missing Secure Empty Trash

A missing menu item (and another Disk Utility option) makes people wonder what's happening to their trash, anyway.

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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.