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How to share a password via AirDrop from iOS 14, iPadOS 14, or macOS

How to share a password via AirDrop from iOS 14, iPadOS 14, or macOS

Apple makes it easy to pass a password securely and wirelessly to someone in your vicinity.

10/23/2020

Your scanner won’t work with Image Capture? Disable a network setting on your all-in-one

Your scanner won’t work with Image Capture? Disable a network setting on your all-in-one

Trying to use a scanner on your Mac and the Image Capture app doesn’t work? Here’s a possible fix.

10/22/2020

How to prepare your digital assets in case of death

How to prepare your digital assets in case of death

Someone’s passing could leave their data and devices locked up forever. But there are some preparations and techniques you could try.

10/21/2020

How to recover iPhone and iPad data from a backup without the device’s passcode

How to recover iPhone and iPad data from a backup without the device’s passcode

For yourself or someone who has passed away, you might need this backup plan.

10/20/2020

How to toggle location precision for apps in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14

How to toggle location precision for apps in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14

The latest OS provides even more privacy related to how closely apps can track your location.

10/19/2020

How to cope with PowerPoint and Keynote limitations with videoconferencing software

How to cope with PowerPoint and Keynote limitations with videoconferencing software

It’s not you: you can’t see a PowerPoint or Keynote presentation and your notes except in full-screen mode. You’d think this would be the most obvious feature in the world, but it remains absent decades into the development of both...

10/15/2020

Caller ID verification could be coming to the iPhone soon

Caller ID verification could be coming to the iPhone soon

STIR and SHAKEN finally result in some truly identified Caller ID.

10/14/2020

Troubleshooting tips for using an old iMac as an external display for a Thunderbolt 3 Mac

Troubleshooting tips for using an old iMac as an external display for a Thunderbolt 3 Mac

Old iMacs never die, their screens just fade away. But use them in the meantime!

10/13/2020

Apple's pay services explained and how to find and change payment methods

Apple's pay services explained and how to find and change payment methods

What’s the difference between Apple Card, Apple Cash etc.? And Apple splits payment in multiple places, sometimes making it hard to track down

10/09/2020

How to format a thumb drive for both Mac and Windows

How to format a thumb drive for both Mac and Windows

The Mac/Windows-compatible ExFat format allows larger file sizes than the old FAT32.

10/08/2020

Can’t print to an office printer? You may need to enter an access code in macOS

Can’t print to an office printer? You may need to enter an access code in macOS

Some office printers require a code for print jobs to proceed.

10/07/2020

How to fix an old iPhoto problem with location names

How to fix an old iPhoto problem with location names

Did you give a custom name to a location, and now want to replace it? Here's how.

10/06/2020

How to merge two macOS accounts into one

How to merge two macOS accounts into one

Sometimes you have legacy material in another account and want to consolidate it.

09/30/2020

Apple Maps lists your location incorrectly? You can report it

Apple Maps lists your location incorrectly? You can report it

We’re not responsible for Apple Maps, despite what some Macworld readers think, but we have some advice.

09/29/2020

How to print from Photos without cropping your images

How to print from Photos without cropping your images

The Contact Sheet, ironically, is the best method to preserve dimensions.

09/24/2020

Got a Mac with a SD Card slot? Don’t rely on it as a storage upgrade

Got a Mac with a SD Card slot? Don’t rely on it as a storage upgrade

It’s tempting because of the price, but you’ll regret the performance.

09/23/2020

Apple Photos: How to remove subscribers from a shared album

Apple Photos: How to remove subscribers from a shared album

You may want to modify who can see images, or they no longer want to have the storage occupied.

09/21/2020

Your old monitor looks blurry? It’s a retina (or lack of it) issue

Your old monitor looks blurry? It’s a retina (or lack of it) issue

Old monitors look terrible compared to modern ones, so much so you might think something’s wrong.

09/18/2020

How to use a Mac laptop or iMac with a broken display

How to use a Mac laptop or iMac with a broken display

A few options can work, depending on the damage and your model.

09/17/2020

This quirky method could let you use drives that won’t mount on your Mac after a bad ejection

This quirky method could let you use drives that won’t mount on your Mac after a bad ejection

A few Terminal commands can remove files that may be blocking your drive from mounting.

09/14/2020

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