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How to use Levels adjustments in Photos and how to use Copy Adjustments to tweak other images

Apple's Photos has powerful tools for making your pictures you spectactular.

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Should you keep using an old Time Capsule to rotate for off-site storage?

A reader wonders about putting a former Time Capsule into a secondary position in her backup queue.

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4 secrets for editing images in Apple Photos

Make your photos look their best.

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How to manage your network with iNet Network Scanner

A valuable tool for understanding your network and the devices connected to it.

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Why Photos for macOS can’t find an imported image

A reader’s imported photos are marked as missing when deleted from their original location.

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How to downgrade your Mac to an older version of OS X using an external drive

A reader needs an older version to use Adobe software, but Mac 911 is reluctant to advise it.

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How to add a display to a Mac by using another Mac, iPad, or an HDTV

You’ve got options other than a standard display to use as your Mac's monitor.

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How to connect the Apple Cinema Display to the new MacBook Pro

Older Apple displays can't pass the necessary signal through a Thunderbolt 2–to–Thunderbolt 3 adapter, but Mini DisplayPort adapters are on the way.

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How to swap in a new Time Capsule on your network

A reader wants to replace a Time Capsule and erase the old one securely.

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How to create custom greeting cards in Photos for Mac

Photos for Mac makes it ridiculously fun to create custom greeting cards and yearly newsletters.

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How Photos removes media from albums

Deleting a photo from an album and deleting a photo from your collection are two different things.

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The best way to migrate an old Mac’s system to a new Mac

A reader wonders which option to choose among several.

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How to fix macOS Mail when mailboxes aren’t in alphabetical order

A reader offers a tip for deleting cached files to fix a problem that bothered him.

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How to use Siri in macOS Sierra to find pictures in Photos on the fly

Uing Siri is a quick and easy way to find a set of photos.