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How to resize disk partition in macOS

If you’ve changed the size of a partition, you may be able to fix it without erasing the entire drive.

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How to fix a Safari problem with “v4.services.acrobat.com”

An outdated Acrobat plug-in was fixed, but you may have to install an update manually.

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When does Time Machine delete files that you’ve deleted from your Mac?

Deleting files in from your Mac affects the Time Machine snapshot, but you can go back to an archive.

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What to do when a scam site takes over your Safari homepage

The fix is somewhat drastic, but it's easy and quick to perform.

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Watch out! macOS High Sierra could format your Time Machine drive using APFS, and that's not good

Avoid APFS for external drives for now for this reason.

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Ethernet or Wi-Fi? Which should you use for macOS cellular phone call handling and Continuity

When it comes to Continuity and cell calls, you have to pick one network connection over the other.

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App Store and iTunes purchases: You can't delete history

We're often asked how to do the seemingly impossible: Erase history.

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Fusion Drive or hybrid drive: Which one should you use?

You can build your own Fusion Drive, but consider buying a hybrid drive instead. Here's why.

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How to allow remote access to your Mac

Here are a few ways to set up remote access to a Mac, depending on the situation.

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macOS High Sierra ‘root’ security bug reappears if you recently upgraded from macOS 10.13 to 10.13.1

If you installed the root security update to a Mac running macOS 10.13, you need to reinstall the update and restart when you upgrade to 10.13.1.

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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.