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How to delete autosaved file versions in macOS

How to delete autosaved file versions in macOS

Many apps automatically retain older versions for a period of time.

12/09/2019

Hate the screenshot floater in macOS? Here’s how to get rid of it

Hate the screenshot floater in macOS? Here’s how to get rid of it

It’s a simple option, but you have to invoke a screen capture to find it.

12/05/2019

What the new iOS 13 Wi-Fi message means about nearby available networks

What the new iOS 13 Wi-Fi message means about nearby available networks

Apple now alerts you to “popular networks” in your area.

12/04/2019

How to add trusted phones to your Apple ID two-factor authentication

How to add trusted phones to your Apple ID two-factor authentication

Whom do you trust enough to help you ensure access in a worst-case scenario?

12/03/2019

How to send large attachments with Mail Drop and other services

How to send large attachments with Mail Drop and other services

You must use your iCloud account and Apple’s Mail app together for Mail Drop, but it’s not the only way.

11/29/2019

iTunes Match, no Mac, a conundrum: Download!

iTunes Match, no Mac, a conundrum: Download!

You can use Google Play Music as a free alternative, but first have to extract your music.

11/27/2019

How to disable accounts on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch you sold or gave away

How to disable accounts on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch you sold or gave away

Sometimes a “dead” device has some life left in it.

11/22/2019

What to do when your external Mac display isn’t showing up or displaying color casts

What to do when your external Mac display isn’t showing up or displaying color casts

External hardware doesn’t always fire up at the right speed as your Mac.

11/21/2019

Cancelling iTunes Match? Here’s how to download your iCloud Music Library before you do so

Cancelling iTunes Match? Here’s how to download your iCloud Music Library before you do so

For many people the renewal is nigh, but you should prep before canceling.

11/20/2019

How to set your Mac as a shared backup destination for Time Machine

How to set your Mac as a shared backup destination for Time Machine

Apple makes it easy if you know the right box to check.

11/18/2019

How to restore correct dates for images in Photos

How to restore correct dates for images in Photos

Due to exports, image downloads, and restoring old volumes, your images might import with the wrong dates.

11/14/2019

Autocorrect suggests words and phrases in another language on your iPhone? Delete a keyboard to fix this

Autocorrect suggests words and phrases in another language on your iPhone? Delete a keyboard to fix this

Autocorrection can be triggered in another language than the one you’re using via the Globe icon.

11/13/2019

How to manage new Sign in with Apple identities

How to manage new Sign in with Apple identities

Apple has added its own login option for third parties, but you have to hunt a bit to find the controls.

11/12/2019

macOS Catalina: How to make your iPhone and iPad appear on the Desktop

macOS Catalina: How to make your iPhone and iPad appear on the Desktop

The Finder needs a slight adjustment to make items appear.

11/11/2019

Why you might see a new “Data” disk in Catalina

Why you might see a new “Data” disk in Catalina

MacOS now splits the operating system and data files into two volumes, but they should never appear on the desktop.

11/06/2019

What you can do if your wireless devices stops connecting to Personal Hotspot in iOS 13.1 and iPadOS 13.1

What you can do if your wireless devices stops connecting to Personal Hotspot in iOS 13.1 and iPadOS 13.1

Apple may have made a change, but you’re not sunk yet.

11/04/2019

macOS Catalina: How to keep your internet radio favorites playing in the Music app

macOS Catalina: How to keep your internet radio favorites playing in the Music app

Apple has deleted the Internet Radio list, but still plays streams.

10/30/2019

How to stop getting a reminder to update to Catalina in macOS

How to stop getting a reminder to update to Catalina in macOS

If you’re not ready, you may not want the reminder.

10/28/2019

How to delete photos, links, and attachments from conversations in Messages

How to delete photos, links, and attachments from conversations in Messages

You can delete items you don’t want to keep or that you want to remove from taking up storage.

10/25/2019

Got a 32-bit app in Catalina? You don’t have to delete it

Got a 32-bit app in Catalina? You don’t have to delete it

They won’t work, but you can choose to leave them in place.

10/24/2019

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