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How to troubleshoot an ethernet drop

A former Macworld editor found himself baffled at an ethernet problem in a new house.

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Digitizing a life: Tips for tackling a giant scanning project

Got a box full of photos that you want to digitize? Follow these scanning tips to get the best results.

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A primer in Profile Manager: Add users, enable device management

Set up and manage devices using OS X Server’s Profile Manager service.

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How to avoid a surprising bill due to Wi-Fi Assist

Apple's iOS 9 extra for ensuring consistent Internet access comes switched on. We recommend turning it off in most cases.

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What to do when your iPhone battery is draining faster than usual

Your iOS device—especially an iPhone—can sometimes seem to drain its battery rapidly. How do you find the answer?

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How to delete apps on your Mac

New to the Mac? Removing an app from your computer is easier than you think.

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How to edit PDFs when switching from Windows

A reader switching to OS X wants advice on working with PDFs.

How to block numbers from texting or calling you in iOS

If you're running iOS 7 or later, you can stop those telemarketers and chronic wrong-number dialers with this quick and easy trick.

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How to create a custom calendar in Photos for Mac

A calendar is a great way to enjoy your favorite photos. And it also makes for a great gift.

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How to collaborate on documents using iWork and iCloud.com

You can use Pages, Numbers, and Keynote to create documents with your friends, family, or co-workers, Here's how to get started.

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How to find your iPhone’s SIM, phone, and serial numbers

Here's where you can locate some important information about your iPhone.

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How to deal with two identical Gmail mailboxes

Are they seeing double? A reader has two identical mailboxes from Gmail.

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How to take a screenshot on your iPhone or iPad

It's easy to do—we'll show you how.

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Why is iCloud storage occupying space on my hard drive?

A reader is confused as to why they're seeing cloud storage subtracting from local drive space.

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How to change your Mac's default Web browser and email app

Sick of Safari and Mail? Changing your default browser and email client on OS X is easy.