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How to increase upload speed on Mac
September 15, 2021
Unlike download speed, upload speed tends to be largely overlooked, while in fact it has a major impact on the quality of your network. Let’s see how to get faster upload speed.
How To Use Recovery Mode On Mac
September 02, 2021
Your Mac could become unresponsive, some malware file could corrupt your macOS installation, you might delete an important system file by mistake, etc. It might even be that you just need to wipe your Mac clean to sell it, or do the same thing after you've bought a used one. All the above is possible to do in Mac Recovery mode, a powerful built-in feature which most people are not familiar with.
How to recover an overwritten file on Mac
September 01, 2021
Overwriting a much-needed file is every computer user's worst nightmare. Even when your Mac warns you that the file with this name already exists, you don’t stop and think it through — you just hit Replace and now the old file is gone. This happens way too often to busy people. So what do you do now? Well, you’ll be pleased to know that all hope is not lost.
Guidelines for organizing files and folders
August 30, 2021
Deadlines are fun! They keep us on our toes. But what happens when you can’t find a piece of work you did a few years ago, that would save you a whole load of time - but you just can’t find it, buried amongst old folders and files in your Mac?! Instead of saving you time, you look everywhere and have to give up.