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The secret to producing subtle photographic color effects in Photoshop

The trick to using Photoshop's toning presets is knowing where to find them.

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How to solve a com.apple.AOSAccounts error 4 message

It seems related to iCloud Photo Library, but the cause is apparently an outdated credit card and the iTunes Store.

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Get the most out of Finder views

Always use the same view to look at your files in the Finder? You can save time by learning when to use Icon, List, Column, or Cover Flow view.

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A primer in Profile Manager: Payloads for iOS devices part 2

Episode 14 in our series on setting up and managing devices using Server’s Profile Manager service.

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What happens when your Time Machine drive icon changes

A reader wonders why the color changes between yellow and green on his Time Machine backup volume.

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How to calculate print size for your photos

A little bit of easy math is all it takes to make sure your prints look their best.

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A primer in Profile Manager: Payloads for iOS devices part 1

Episode 13 in our series on setting up and managing devices using Server’s Profile Manager service

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How to turn your screencast into a GIF with Recordit

Because sometimes an animated GIF really is worth a thousand words.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Your questions about playlists

Kirk McElhearn answers three questions about playlists in iTunes.

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A primer in Profile Manager: Payloads for OS X part 2

Episode 12 in our series on setting up and managing devices using Server’s Profile Manager service

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InDesign low memory and old software on new platforms

A reader has an error with InDesign that appears to come from using it with a new OS.

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How to create email groups in iOS

A reader can't seem to use his OS X Mail groups in iOS.

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How to fix the t.co Twitter problem

When Twitter redirects don't work.

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Is there a way to sort Safari bookmarks?

A reader had her bookmarks switch to alphabetical order.