Don't-Miss Mac Stories
If you've got multiple monitors, the Dock can hop bottoms, but not sides.
Mail can fill in the blanks oddly from its Previous Recipients list.
How to make persistent shortcuts in the Mac's Sidebar even after unmounting and remounting a drive.
How to use the NetBoot service with network Home Folders and Open Directory user accounts.
The palette sometimes does a hiding act due to a corrupted preference file.
Sometimes you don't want all the formatting and links that are included when you copy text.
Unlock the power of the Mac's Keyboard Viewer.
Instead of pointing, clicking, and typing, you can use your voice for input on your Mac.
Your hands never have to leave the keyboard when you need to open an app.
The Keyboard Viewer reveals what you can type on the currently selected keyboard layout.
Holding down certain keys when your Mac boots can allow access to certain features. But sometimes your keyboard prevents these keyboard commands from working.
Readers propose the mystery of the missing wireless connection.
A reader wants to disable syncing to iCloud, but can't download the full-resolution images and videos. Here's how to fix it.
The Mac’s menu bar is a handy place for quick access to apps and system preferences. But it can easily be a crowded space.
A reader wants to know whether a Snow Leopard Time Machine backup can migrate to a new OS X installation.