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Copy events, delete Mail messages

Two quick tips--one from an OS X Hints reader for copying events from one calendaring app to another, the second from a Macworld editor for quickly deleting messages in Mail.

Inside the mysteries of Mission Control

Mission Control provides a bird's-eye view of all your open applications and windows. Here are answers to frequently asked questions about using OS X's screen-clutter controller.

Empty the #$&@! trash already!

You say attempts to empty your Mac's trash fail with an arcane error? Chris Breen has a solution.

Organize videos by groups in iTunes

By classifying all kinds of videos as TV Shows in iTunes, you can make them easier to organize.

Bugs & Fixes: When Outlook searches fail… and more

Do you find that Outlook is unable to find messages you seek? Ted Landau offers a solution to this and other issues.

How to delete the Dock delay

If you have the Dock set to disappear when it's not in use, you can make it reappear by moving the cursor to the edge of the screen. But when you do that, there's a slight delay before the Dock actually reappears. Here's how to make it appear immediately.

Remotely transfer iPhoto images to iPhone

You're on the road and you need some images in your Mac's iPhoto library on your iPhone, tout suite. Chris Breen explains how to do it.

Restarting a remote Mac

You have two Macs and you'd like to restart one from the other. Chris Breen offers two solutions for doing just that.

Beyond .zip: Secrets of the Archive Utility

What do you do if a file won't expand or someone sends you a strange type of archive? Here are answers to frequently asked questions about working with compressed files in Mac OS X.

Delete Dropbox cache to recover drive space

If you use Dropbox to share files with co-workers and clients, you might be surprised to find yourself running out of room on your hard drive. Here's how to find and delete the offending files.

How to transition your website away from MobileMe and iWeb

If you're thinking about alternatives to iWeb with the demise of MobileMe, here are some strategies to consider for updating your Website.

Bugs & Fixes: From Mail crashes to HTML5 video failures

Ted Landau offers a trio of tips and troubles in this week's Bugs & Fixes.

Replace iDisk with your own net disk

The end is near for MobileMe, so what can you do to replace iDisk? One solution is to create your own net disk.

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Send text, files from Mac to iOS via Messages

There are a variety of ways to send text and files from your Mac to your iPhone or iPad (and vice versa). But you might not have thought of one of the easiest: Use Messages.

Frequently Asked Questions about Spotlight

Find files faster by learning the basics, and then some, of using OS X's search engine