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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.

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macOS High Sierra: How to use Reader mode in Safari 11

Want to visit websites without annoying ads, videos, and other distractions? Safari's Reader mode is the way to go.

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How to recover your files when your Mac won’t start up properly

When your Mac won't finish its startup process, how do you get access to the data? There are a few tings you can try.

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How to copy a Live Photo from your Mac back to an iOS device

There are three ways to copy a Live Photo from a Mac to an iPhone.

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Can ransomware hijack Mac backups? Yes, but...

There are ways to protect your backups from rare ransomware attacks.

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Why continuous backups on your Mac are a good idea

A reader would like to backup files only manually due to performance