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How to transfer a photo album from your iPhone to your Mac

A reader wants to import a single photo album, not everything, to her Mac. But it can't be easily done.

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How to use the iPad's new multitasking features in iOS 9

Now you can have two iPad apps opened at once in iOS 9. Here's how it works.

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How to remove bullet points in the Mail app for OS X

A reader wants to take the violence out of his message, removing the bullets from his email in Mac OS X's Mail app. But how?

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Stop Photos from launching when you plug your iPhone into your Mac

You plug your iPhone into your Mac, and Photos launches—but you don't want that! There's a way to stop this behavior.

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Take secure steps in upgrading to iOS 9

Here's what you need to know about security when you're updating your iPhone and iPad.

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Apple TV drops optical audio-out: How to pump up the volume again

The new Apple TV lacks the digital/analog audio output port of the previous models. But you have options!

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When 'Save As' says you don't have permission

When using Save As, a reader keeps getting a message that they lack permission to save files. Mac 911 has the answer, though it's a slightly irritating one.

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How to close apps on your iPhone or iPad

Sometimes, stuff goes wrong. Here's how to shut down a misbehaving app.

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How to breathe life into an old Mac

Your old Mac might be a bit creaky but there’s plenty you can do to restore its youthful vigour—and much of it doesn’t cost a dime.

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How to track down a lost iPhone

We’ll step you through setting up and using Find My iPhone, and what to do if your phone ever does go missing. Prepare for this tech nightmare now before it happens to you.

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How to remove objects in your photos with Photoshop’s content-aware tools

It doesn't take expert Photoshop skills to make unwanted objects vanish from your photos.

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The mystery of the unsharable Google Apps calendar

Figuring out an issue with a corporate Google account and calendar sharing.

How to print a single page of a document in iOS

A reader wants to print a single page from a document loaded in iOS, not the whole thing. Is there a way?

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How to hide purchased books from iBooks

iBooks likes to keep books listed, even after you've deleted them. A reader wonders if that can be changed.