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Wish Apple's Mail could do something? There might already be a feature for that. Learn how to take advantage of Mail's not so obvious abilities to efficiently e-mail a group, view multiple mailboxes at the same time, and more.
After installing Safari 5, Mail messages generated by applications like iCal or iChat may unexpectedly have a black background. Not to worry: Ted Landau has a fix for the issue.
Heading out of town? Take care of a few critical tasks--from backing up your data to setting up remote access--and you can leave your desk behind without a second glance.
Ted Landau ran into several roadblocks when trying upload a collection of photos from his iPad to MobileMe Gallery.
School's out. Is your Mac ready for summer's idle hours? A good way to start is by setting basic computing limits for your kids using Snow Leopard’s parental controls.
Since Safari 5 was released, MacOSXHints.com readers have been submitting tips for the new browser. Here are three of the best.
Do you still treat iCal as if it were a paper calendar, using it to jot down appointments and little more? Apple's calendar program can do much more. Here's how to use it to automate, communicate, and remind.
If Mail's weak searching ability has let you down, consider a more robust tool.
Mail doesn't include a scheduling feature. You can add one with an AppleScript.
With the controversy over Apple's criticisms of Flash in recent weeks, Ted Landau decided to go to the Safari section of Apple's Discussions Boards to see what problems Mac users are having running Flash in Safari.
Sometimes you want to save e-mail messages without using Mail's archive file-format. Here's a way to save them as easy-to-read (and -search) text files.
It’s easy to get back to a Web page that you’ve bookmarked—but what about the ones you breeze through without saving and then later wish you had? Safari 4 can help you find them again.
You've sent an iCal invitation, but the return address is your personal rather than business e-mail account. How do you choose the correct account?
Ted Landau tries to get to the bottom of an Entourage 2008 bug in which the entire text of an e-mail message appears in a reply instead of just the portion of the message highlighted.
Google lets you restrict your search to a particular Website. Today's hint shows you how to initiate a search of the site you're currently viewing with a single click or keyboard shortcut.