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How to remove your iCloud account and Apple ID from a transferred computer

How to remove your iCloud account and Apple ID from a transferred computer

Even when you think you’ve logged out and wiped things clean, there may still be a lingering trace.

01/27/2020

How to get certified for a hard drive you erased

How to get certified for a hard drive you erased

Some organizations may require a report that spells out how a drive’s contents were deleted.

01/24/2020

How to switch up your Apple ID if you’re leaving an organization that needs account access

How to switch up your Apple ID if you’re leaving an organization that needs account access

Especially with two-factor authentication, you need to plan before it’s too late.

01/23/2020

How to change your kid’s adult Apple ID account to a child account

How to change your kid’s adult Apple ID account to a child account

If you inflated their age, you can deflate it, too.

01/22/2020

How to clone a macOS Catalina drive

How to clone a macOS Catalina drive

Catalina shook up volume organization, but you can still make a restorable backup.

01/20/2020

Save iCloud storage costs with Family Sharing

Save iCloud storage costs with Family Sharing

The ability to pool certain account elements includes storage.

01/16/2020

How to use iCloud aliases to send and receive email

How to use iCloud aliases to send and receive email

You can have up to three aliases that connect to your iCloud account.

01/15/2020

iOS: What to do if iCloud Photos uploads are paused due to a low battery, but you’re actually near a full charge

iOS: What to do if iCloud Photos uploads are paused due to a low battery, but you’re actually near a full charge

The sync service may have its own algorithm that lets it choose when to stop syncing photos and videos.

01/14/2020

How to switch the language and region used by your Mac

How to switch the language and region used by your Mac

Depending on the languages you speak and country or region you’re familiar with, you may want to switch among options.

01/13/2020

How to use Apple ID to create passwords for your apps

How to use Apple ID to create passwords for your apps

Apple ID lets you create up to 25 app-specific passwords for third-party apps.

01/10/2020

iTunes Match can be a problem for switching Apple ID countries

iTunes Match can be a problem for switching Apple ID countries

The annual subscription service can only have its renewal revoked, not prematurely expired.

01/08/2020

How to cope with a FileVault recovery key disappearing while you write it down

How to cope with a FileVault recovery key disappearing while you write it down

The key can’t be re-displayed once it’s dismissed.

01/07/2020

How to enable Reader View automatically for websites in mobile and desktop Safari

How to enable Reader View automatically for websites in mobile and desktop Safari

Reader View offers a stripped down, more controllable reading experience.

01/06/2020

How to restore delete files, photos, bookmarks, and more from iCloud

How to restore delete files, photos, bookmarks, and more from iCloud

iCloud keeps many items you delete for up to 30 days.

01/02/2020

How to connect your iPhone or iPad to a secured Wi-Fi network without a password

How to connect your iPhone or iPad to a secured Wi-Fi network without a password

It’s all about proximity and Contacts.

01/01/2020

How to set Screen Time Communication Limits for kids in iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3

How to set Screen Time Communication Limits for kids in iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3

Apple enhanced some features to provide useful parental control over communications.

12/19/2019

How to enable or disable Deep Fusion and Smart HDR on the iPhone 11

How to enable or disable Deep Fusion and Smart HDR on the iPhone 11

Between the two features, you have three options for how they’re available.

12/18/2019

What’s the difference between Save, Save As, and Duplicate in macOS apps?

What’s the difference between Save, Save As, and Duplicate in macOS apps?

Apple’s document-based apps and those of many other developers have three ways to save a file.

12/16/2019

How to perform backups more complicated than Time Machine allows

How to perform backups more complicated than Time Machine allows

You may want something different or more involved than the built-in macOS technology provides.

12/12/2019

 Does Apple ID two-factor work if you leave the country?

Does Apple ID two-factor work if you leave the country?

It does, but make sure you know what devices and phone numbers you trust.

12/10/2019

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