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Can you use older versions of Apple’s Pages on macOS Sierra?

Don’t like the current version of Apple’s word processing app? You’re not alone.

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Get more out of alarms in the iOS Clock app

Alarms for different days! Different times! Become the master of time with these tricks.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: iPhone auto-plays music in cars, varying volume levels, and audiobook sorting

Not sure how iTunes works? Kirk McElhearn is here to point you in the right direction.

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How to set up an external drive as a Time Machine destination for multiple Macs

Step-by-step directions on connecting Macs to a shared hard drive for backup.

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Want to recover a FileVault-encrypted drive without a recovery key? You’re out of luck

One of the downsides of protecting your data from others is how easy it is to lose it all.

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6 ways to make the most of 1Password for iOS and Android

You'll be a happier 1Password user once you master these mobile tips and tricks, from unlocking 1Password with your fingerprint to entering passwords with the 1Password keyboard.

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Windows Defender: What changes in Windows 10 Creators Update

Windows Defender gets organized in the Creators Update, bringing formerly scattered features under one roof. See how it’s changed here.

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Shoot better iPhone video with handy tools and a better app

The iPhone is a great little camera, but with add-on lenses, the right stabilization, and an app that unlocks manual control, you’ll be thanking the Academy in no time.

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How to attach photos to emails in iOS 10

Here are two ways to add a photo to an email on your iPhone.

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How to save your parking spot in Google Maps

A new option in the Google Maps beta lets you manually save a parking location, take notes, and snap a photo.

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How to upgrade an old iPhoto library to Photos (or recover it)

A reader has a 2008-era iPhoto library and can't import it correctly directly into Photos.

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Windows 10 Privacy: How to disable the Location features

Windows 10’s Creators Update makes it easier to disable location tracking and also erase location history.

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Why read/write permissions go awry with macOS File Sharing

Some macOS problems don't have an easy fix. This is one of them.

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How to minimize the risks of phishing scams

Employees are often the weakest link in your company's security chain. But with a little knowledge and foresight you can mitigate the risks. In this video, CIO.com senior writer Sharon Florentine explains the anatomy of a phishing scam and how you and your workers can avoid becoming a victim.

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How to use your iPhone or iPad as a wireless hotspot

The personal hotspot feature on your iOS device can bail you out when a broadband connection isn't available. Here's how to set it up.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: What to do when iTunes goes wild

Seeing strange things in your iTunes library? Kirk McElhearn has a fix.

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How to fix an uncopyable iPhoto or Photos Library

A reader is running out of storage and getting errors when trying to copy her media library to an external drive.

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How to find all the media not in an album in Apple Photos

Use a Smart Album to find those photos that have avoided sorting.

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How to use Snapchat’s new augmented reality 3D world lenses

Snapchat is retaliating against Facebook’s clone wars by boosting its AR camera capabilities. Here’s how to add 3D animated objects to your Snapchat messages.