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How to properly clean and sanitize your smartphone

Your phone goes everywhere with you. Do you have any idea how many germs are crawling all over that thing?

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How to manage media when migrating to a Mac with a smaller drive

Can you selectively restore files, use cloud services, and an external drive? Yes, you can!

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Reasons to love TextEdit, a secret powerhouse of rich text

A utility that dates back before OS X to Next operating systems still delivers a punch for handling text formats and converting one to another.

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How to back up your contacts on your iPhone and Mac

When it comes to backing up your address book data, you have a few options.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Apple Music library, new releases, audiobooks, and more

Questions about iTunes? Ask Macworld senior contributor Kirk McElhearn. He has the answers.

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How to create your own Valentine cards using Photoshop and Photoshop Elements

Learn to create a simple yet classy Valentine cards.

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How to consolidate iPhoto libraries

A reader finds many old iPhoto libraries and doesn't know what each contains.

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How to make gorgeous landscape panoramas with Adobe Lightroom’s new Boundary Warp

Adobe’s Creative Cloud update to Lightroom offers a quick fix for vexing pano problem.

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How to leave an iMessage group text on iOS

Noisy group chat blowing up your phone? In iOS 9, you can leave the chatter behind...in certain circumstances, anyway.

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A primer in Profile Manager: OS X and iOS payloads for devices

How to set up and manage devices using Server’s Profile Manager service

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Two issues with iCloud Photo Sharing

A reader wonders where comments go when they remove items from shared albums. Plus downloading shared items.

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When iTunes accounts intermingle: How to separate the data

A reader wants to help her loss-prone boss keep his data backed up for restoring to his string of new phones.

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How to eject a disk properly on OS X

New to the Mac? Don't just yank that flash drive out! Here's how to eject a disk the right way.

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How to disable mouse and keyboard low-battery warnings (you can’t)

The eternal verities: death, taxes, and OS X's low-battery warning for Bluetooth mouses and keyboards.

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Essential tips for creating your own ebooks

Creating and publishing your own ebook is easier than ever before.