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Photos for iOS and macOS: The limits of liked photos

Apple doesn’t let you use popularity for selection or sorting, and has two kinds of “likes.”

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Installing macOS or OS X: What to do when ‘the installer payload failed signature check’ or ‘this copy of the install OS X application cannot be verified’

If you encounter an error when trying to install a fresh operating system, it could be a problem with the date and time.

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How to turn off (or turn on) landscape mode on the iPhone 6/6s Plus and iPhone 7 Plus home screen

With a big display comes a home screen that can switch modes.

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Can Windows be used with Apple’s two-factor authentication?

No. But you can use phone numbers.

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How to adjust mailbox behavior for sent mail via iCloud from a Mac

A reader wants all sent email to be stored in iCloud, not on his Mac.

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How to show the All My Files icon in the macOS Sidebar

One of the most useful features of macOS lets you see your files from newest to oldest.

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How to sync past events in your Calendar on your iPhone and Mac

To keep a proper record of your calendar, you need to adjust a setting in iOS.

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How to find a missing app in iOS

What to do if you accidentally removed an app from your iPhone or iPad.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Managing your iTunes library

Tips, tricks, and more from Kirk McElhearn.

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How to use TinkerTool System 5 to set folder permissions in macOS

There’s a utility that can help you with shared folders and access.

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6 ways to lock down your iPhone’s lock screen

Just because your iPhone is locked with a passcode or Touch ID doesn’t mean it’s safe from prying eyes and fingers. These iOS settings can help lock down your phone’s lock screen.

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What to do when iCloud Storage is obviously empty but Apple says it isn’t

It’s a common problem with no clear resolution.

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How to view photos transferred from an iPad to a Mac

Need to offload your pics, but still want to access them from your iPad? Here are a few solutions.