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How to find out what Facebook knows about you

Facebook uses your online activity to build an advertising profile about you. Here's how to look at (and edit) some of that information.

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How to reach an Apple base station from outside your local network

A reader can't get the remote access feature to work; it's a bridge too far.

What to do when you hate Windows 10

You have a few options for backing out of Windows 10, but most of them aren’t pretty.

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How to undelete and re-delete mail in iOS

Undo Trash: What's this feature all about, and how does it appear?

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How to change your login screen in macOS (and change it back)

A reader did the unthinkable; now he wants to revert.

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6 more ways to make the most of Mail for iOS 10

Customize the Mailboxes screen, tinker with iOS 10's mail filter, pick new message-swipe options, and more.

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How to retain images in Photos when turning off iCloud Photo Library

A reader wants shift to Google Photos, but is concerned about losing images.

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Turn up the Time Machine service in macOS Server

The macOS Server app can back up all the Macs in your home, small office, or your enterprise environment.

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How to fix threaded emails in Mail on iOS 10

Got problems with how Mail handles threaded conversations in iOS 10? Take control of your settings.

How to remove Snapz Pro in macOS Sierra

While it's a specialized app, we've received a number of queries about how to remove it.

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How to stop getting beta updates for macOS Sierra

If you participated in the Beta Software Program, you still have access to beta updates of Sierra.

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How to fix two-factor authentication problems with apps that don’t use iCloud

If you’re new to 2FA, remember you can still use non-Apple services for contacts and calendars, and for email.

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If you upgrade to two-factor authentication, you can’t log in to your Mac with an iCloud password

Apple slipped in a change in April 2016 that’s affecting people who change the protection on their Apple ID accounts.

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How to use Photoshop Elements to combine images like a pro

Learn how to use Photoshop Elements to combine photos to create a cool effect.

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Travelers: Keep your data secure by using a virtual private network

After using my favorite VPN, you won’t be able to bear living without it.

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How to encrypt your Facebook messages with Secret Conversations

Facebook's new encrypted messaging feature, Secret Conversations, is now live for everyone on Android and iOS.