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How to Extract an Image in Google Slides and Save It to Desktop

I’ve been using Google Drive to create and manage almost all of my projects, including my writing at SoftwareHow. πŸ™‚One problem (more like a hassle) I’ve faced with Google Slides, a sub-product of Google Drive, is how to save an image or several images inside the presentation slides β€” especially when those images look really […]

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  • JP
  • February 5, 2018
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How to Clean Your Mac When “System” Storage Takes Too Much Space

So, your Mac is running out of storage. You try to figure out what’s taking up your disk space by clicking the Apple logo on the top-left of the screen, selecting About This Mac, and hitting the Storage tab.To your surprise, you see a yellow bar representing “System” that seems to occupy way more space […]

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  • JP
  • January 29, 2018
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How to Backup Mac to an External Hard Drive (Step by Step)

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If you read my previous post about how to format an external hard drive, you know that I bought a 2TB Seagate Expansion external drive (see it on Amazon) and managed to create two partitions on the disk β€” one for Mac backup purposes, and the other for personal use.In this article, I’m going to […]

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  • JP
  • November 20, 2017
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How to Format or Partition an External Hard Drive for Mac

So, you just bought an external hard drive and wanted to use it on your Mac. But somehow, macOS doesn’t allow you to write data to the drive.That’s all because it’s been initialized with Windows NT File System (NTFS), which is primarily for PCs. Apple Mac machines support a different file system.In this post, I’m […]

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  • JP
  • October 27, 2017

7 CCleaner Alternatives Worth Considering (Free + Paid)

Last updated: August 16, 2018I’ve been using CCleaner for years on both my PC (HP laptop with Windows 10) and Mac (MacBook Pro with macOS 10.13 High Sierra).(Main screen of CCleaner on my Mac, version 1.14.451)When I heard the news that the program had been hacked and more than 2 million users were at risk, […]

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  • JP
  • October 18, 2017
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macOS High Sierra Slow? 8 Common Issues (How to Fix or Avoid Them)

After waiting for my mid-2012 MacBook Pro to update for two days and nights, it’s finally on the latest macOS β€” 10.13 High Sierra! As a tech enthusiast, I was super excited about High Sierra and its new features. However, the excitement has been gradually overcome by the issues I encountered β€” mainly, that it […]

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  • JP
  • October 5, 2017
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How to Change Color of Visited Links in Chrome, Firefox, Safari?

Today, I just want to share a few quick tutorials on how to adjust the color of visited links in different web browsers, so you can avoid clicking on web pages that have been browsed already. This is helpful especially when you (or your friends and family) are color-blind. For those who are color-blind, it’s […]

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  • JP
  • September 9, 2017
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