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A mysterious stranger appears in Mail’s To field

Mail can fill in the blanks oddly from its Previous Recipients list.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Limited options for viewing music, album repeat, and duplicate tracks

Got questions about iTunes? Kirk McElhearn has the answers.

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How to make Sidebar shortcuts for removable drives

How to make persistent shortcuts in the Mac's Sidebar even after unmounting and remounting a drive.

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Setting up NetBoot with Network Home Folders

How to use the NetBoot service with network Home Folders and Open Directory user accounts.

How To Enable Windows 10's Dark Theme

You see a window and you want to paint it black. Here’s how.

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iPhone users: Avoid battery apps. They aren’t useful

What you need to monitor your battery life is already inside iOS.

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Primed for pigskin: The best ways to watch football this season (with or without cable)

Whether you’re a cord cutter or a pay-TV addict, we’ll show you all the ways you can watch this season’s bone-crunching action on screens of any size.

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Does your AirPort Extreme Base Station work but is unreachable via AirPort Utility?

We're tracking a problem and would love to hear your experience.

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What to do if the Characters palette won't appear in Safari

The palette sometimes does a hiding act due to a corrupted preference file.

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How to paste text without including formatting

Sometimes you don't want all the formatting and links that are included when you copy text.

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6 easy ways to customize Safari on iPhone and iPad

Keep oft-visited sites to yourself, hide the Favorites and tabs bars, pick a new font and background for Reader mode, and more.

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How to find all the characters in a font

Unlock the power of the Mac's Keyboard Viewer.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Selecting multiple playlists, iOS Music icons, and more

iTunes got you stumped? Kirk McElhearn is here to help.

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How to use Photoshop to turn a photo into a realistic painting

Create a digital painting, complete with canvas texture.

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How to use dictation on your Mac

Instead of pointing, clicking, and typing, you can use your voice for input on your Mac.

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5 ways to launch Mac apps from the keyboard

Your hands never have to leave the keyboard when you need to open an app.