Don't-Miss Storage Stories
Anyone with more than one Mac can appreciate the convenience of having the same set of contacts, calendar events, and e-mail accounts on the two machines. Unfortunately, setting this up isn’t always easy.
Chris Breen offers help on ways to Shrink slide shows for TV, change Mail subjects, resurrect Sherlock, flush bad addresses and much more in this month’s edition of Mac 911.
Christopher Breen is on the case with tips on how to protect DVD media, clone your iPod contents, and simplify Spotlight searches. Also, after a few weeks out and about, he’s got suggestions on gear no Mac user should be without on the road.
Rob Griffiths shows you how to cycle your dekstop images, use a keyboard shortcut to activate the desktop from any Finder window, and animate Keynote slides with Quartz Composer.
Solutions to your most vexing Mac problems
You finally did it—you got a new Mac to replace your aging one. Congratulations! But before you sell your old machine on eBay, you need to take care of business. The older Mac contains a whole bunch of data that you’d like to keep. So how do you transfer it from the old Mac to the new?
Check out our guide to backing up your data. And we've got extra tips for Panther users.