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Find your Apple devices to be intrusive? Here’s how to turn it down on your Mac, iPhone, and iPad

How to disable automatic calendar items, notifications, and more.

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How to upgrade a drive with High Sierra and APFS

What if you want to swap in a higher-capacity drive in the new version of macOS?

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Is there any way to shorten the available Wi-Fi list in macOS and iOS? Unfortunately, no

The list of networks in your vicinity cannot be suppressed in iOS or macOS. There is one possible way to shorten the list while in your own home, but it's not a simple solution you can do on your Mac, iPhone, or iPad.

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Notes 4.5 High Sierra: How to create a table, add and rearrange rows and columns

You don’t need to resort to Numbers of Excel if you want to create a document and want to use rows and columns to keep your data orderly.

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macOS High Sierra: How to stop autoplay videos in Safari 11

In Safari 11 for macOS High Sierra and Sierra, you can easily disable autoplay video and surf the web in relative peace. Here's how it's done.

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Apple Notes 4.5 High Sierra: How to create a table, add and rearrange rows and columns

Use a table to better organize your lists.

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Why Photos for macOS says an image is an unsupported image format

You might be seeing a message if you’ve updated iOS to version 11 and not macOS to High Sierra.

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iTunes 12.7: Can you really delete iOS apps stored by iTunes?

Deleting those iOS apps seems like a scary thing to do. But if you are using iTunes 12.7, you can do it. Really.

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What to do when ransomware strikes your Mac

Scammers are using purloined iCloud credentials to lock Macs with a message demanding payment.

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How to empty your Safari Reading List

If you want to clear that list, you have to navigate deeply in iOS, or use a few simple clicks in macOS.

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How to better manage your iCloud file storage

Apple's iCloud is handy in that it lets you have access to your files on multiple devices that have internet access. But what's actually stored in iCloud isn't that obvious to the user.

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Apple File System FAQ: How APFS works with older Macs, encryption, external drives, and other questions

Your questions about APFS mounted up, and we have a pile of answers and advice.

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macOS High Sierra: Startup SSD volume must be APFS; other drives can wait

Apple upgrades your startup drive if it’s a pure SSD, but not otherwise; you can opt in external SSDs and HDDs.

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How to create a bootable macOS High Sierra installer drive

Put the macOS High Sierra on an external USB thumb drive or hard drive and use it to install the operating system on a Mac.

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How to install macOS High Sierra

Apple’s update to macOS is now available and ready. Here are the instructions for getting it on your Mac.