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Your Time Capsule has died. How can you wipe its data?

Fire up the hair dryer or get cracking. You’ll need to extract the hard drive.

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Can’t download photos from your iPhone to your Mac? It could be a trust issue

An obscure problem can keep you from syncing your phone.

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How to use Sidecar to make your iPad a secondary Mac display in macOS Catalina and iPadOS

Been wanting a secondary monitor for a Mac? It’s possible you already have one.

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iPadOS 13: How to use the floating digital keyboard

The iPhone typing experience comes to Apple’s tablet, and the iPad is the better for it.

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Getting Time Capsule failure warnings? Here’s what you can do

Time Capsule drives can fail, and they’re not worth trying to replace.

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iOS 13: How to use a mouse with your iPad or iPhone

Mouse support has finally arrived on the iPad and iPhone with iPadOS 13 and iOS 13! As you might expect, that support comes with a catch or four.

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6 ways to find the perfect TV show or movie on Netflix

Picking just the right Netflix video for a given night isn’t the chillaxing experience it could be. Find out how to take a deep dive into Netflix’s collection of movies and TV episodes, slicing and dicing its categories to pinpoint the perfect video.

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How to set a higher dpi without changing an image’s resolution

Resolution and pixel density are two separate factors often blurred into one.

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How to use iOS 13’s new Silence Unknown Callers feature to fight phone spam

It’s harder than ever to get away from unsolicited calls, but a new feature in iOS 13 can at least send them right to voice mail.

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Can’t erase your Mac’s startup disk? Try Internet Recovery as a last resort

You might be trying to erase the recovery partition, which you can’t do. Here’s how to erase the disk.

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How to install the iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 public beta

Want to take Apple's unfinished software for a spin? It's easy!

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macOS Catalina 10.15 Public Beta is now available

Join the Beta Software Program and you can get access to the macOS Catalina Public Beta. Here’s how to install it.

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How to delete large files for Steam and other apps

Some items macOS identifies as apps are actually files used by other apps, and can only be deleted within those programs.

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Use TripMode to press pause and conserve data on iCloud and other sync over a cellular hotspot

Apple omits a pause button, but this third-party utility can help.

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Can’t download an app update? It might be time to update your Mac

If you’re using an older version of macOS, you may run into problems when trying to install the latest version of an app.