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How to Remove an SD Card from a MacBook

Eject your SD card by right clicking from the desktop, dragging to the trash on the dock, or through finder before you remove it.

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How to Change a Mac Mouse Battery

You can replace the batteries in a first generation Magic Mouse and Magic Trackpad, but the second generation Magic Mouse needs to be recharged...

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How to Turn on Location Services on a Mac

Location Services on a Mac means Google Maps and other services know where you're located. Turn it on via System Preferences or disable it for some...

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How to Turn on Bluetooth on a Mac

Turning on Bluetooth on Mac can be as simple as using Control Center, System Preferences, or your voice. Here's all you need to know about enabling...

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How to Find a Flash Drive That's Not Showing Up on a Mac

Here's what to do if you can't get a connected flash drive to show up on your Mac.

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How to Turn off Mouse Acceleration on Mac

Disabling mouse acceleration means you can be more accurate as you work. Here's how to do so.

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How to Change a Login Picture on Mac

You can customize your photo on the Mac login screen and the wallpaper behind that photo. This article provides detailed step-by-step instructions.

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How to Use Lockdown Mode on Mac

You can turn on Lockdown Mode through the Privacy Settings on your Mac to protect you from certain cyberattacks.

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How to Turn Off a Pop-Up Blocker on a Mac

Pop-up blockers are useful, but sometimes you need to see the windows again. Here's how to enable the feature on popular Mac browsers.

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How to Change Screen Timeout on Mac

Changing screen timeout on Mac is helpful if you want to conserve battery life or see more of your screen. Here's how to do it via System Preferences.

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How to Uninstall Dropbox on a Mac

Uninstalling Dropbox can be as simple as deleting it from your applications, but to fully delete it, you'll need to remove other files, too.

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How to Turn On a Mac Desktop

To turn on your Mac desktop, all you have to do is hit the power button. Here's where to find it on different Macs, and what to do if it doesn't work.

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How to Turn On a Mac Mini

Turning on a Mac mini simply requires you to hit the power button. If that doesn't work, though, there are some other things you can try.

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How to Turn on AirDrop on a Mac

AirDrop is a great way to easily share files between Apple devices. Usually already enabled on Mac, here's what to do if you need to switch it on.

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How to Prevent a Mac From Going to Sleep

You prevent a Mac from going to sleep by adjusting your Energy Saver settings, or entering caffeinated mode in Terminal.

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Make the Best Use of the Mac App Store

The Mac App Store keeps changing to make things easier. Find out how to use the sidebar to discover apps, and download and install Mac applications.

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4 Tips for Troubleshooting Time Machine Problems

Fixing a Time Machine error begins with understanding what the error message means. This guide lists Time Machine problems and how to fix them.

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Get Your Mac and iCloud Working Together

Turning on iCloud for your Mac only requires a trip to the system preferences, an Apple ID, and a desire to explore all of the iCloud services.

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Find Out if Your Mac Can Run OS X Mavericks

Find out if your Mac has what it takes to run OS X Mavericks. This guide includes a list of supported Macs and minimum requirements.

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Formatting an SD Card on Your Mac Is a Breeze

Formatting your SD card for Mac will mean that when data is written to the card, your Mac will then be able to read it. All you need is a Mac and a...

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Convert Higher Bitrate Songs on Your iPod Touch

Reducing the size of the songs on your iPod Touch is a good way of optimizing your iPod's storage. Learn how to convert higher bit rate songs.

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Here's What to Do If Your Mac's Continuity Camera Is Not Working

Continuity Camera allows for the transfer of documents and photos from your iOS device to your Mac — here is how to fix it if something goes wrong.

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How to Make an OSX Lion Installer on Bootable DVD

With this guide, you can create a bootable copy of OS X Lion on a DVD after you downloaded OS X 10.7.x to your Mac.

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Lyn: A Fast Image Browser to View All of Your Mac’s Photos

Check out this review of Lyn, the fast image browser for your Mac that allows editing of image metadata and uses Mac’s folder structure for a...

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Siri Commands for the Mac

Siri includes commands that only work on the Mac; they range from setting preferences to controlling hardware. Find out what Siri and your Mac can do.

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How to Use 'Recovery HD Volume'; to Reinstall or Repair OS X

The Recovery HD volume can start up your Mac in an emergency and provide access to troubleshooting utilities as well as allow you to reinstall OS X.

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How to Setup Parallels Desktop on Your Mac

Parallels Desktop for Mac lets you install and run many different operating systems, which includes a Windows Express installation option.

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Secure Your Mac by Using a Firmware Password

You can use OSX's firmware password to prevent unauthorized users from starting up your Mac or using keyboard shortcuts to bypass security features.

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