Is your SD card not working in a camera or showing error when connected to a computer? Find fixes from this guide to solve the problem.
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After testing a handful of web tools and extensions, here is a list of methods that still work to backup Facebook photos and videos fast.
It’s quite easy to record screen video on a computer but what if you want to capture on-screen activities on your iPhone or iPad? See more.
Your Mac is running out of storage, but what’s taking up your disk space? “System” may occupy way more space than it should.
A step-by-step guide on how to quickly find and remove unneeded photos (duplicates, similar files, blurred pictures, etc.) on an iPhone or iPad.
Wondering if there is something called a recycle bin on iPad so you can remove or recover your files?
It can be frustrating when the icons you want in Mac Menu Bar are buried by third-party app icons, here are how to remove them.
You can easily fix a “system has run out of application memory” error using one of the methods described here.
Instagram took the mobile world by storm, but luckily it doesn’t have to stay on your phone. Here’s how to post to Instagram on your computer.
A guide on how to disable or remove AdBlock in commonly used web browsers, step by step.
Purgeable space is a special macOS feature for optimizing storage. It represents files that your Mac can remove if more space is needed.
macOS doesn’t include a built-in feature for tracking anything besides your most recently copied items.
If your Magic Mouse isn’t working properly, not scrolling, won’t pair, disconnecting, etc., see this guide for how to fix it.
It’s natural for a MacBook Pro to warm up during normal use. But if your MacBook is running super-hot, it’s probably not okay.
There are pros and cons allowing Windows to automatically update.
Despite its sleek new layout and updated features, Windows 10 can also suffer from slow performance. Learn how to fix it.
Follow the steps here to find out why and how to solve the issue so you can get back to binge-watching your favorite shows on Netflix.
Sometimes a bug can cause an issue where the Windows Update application is stuck checking for updates instead of installing them.
A slow or frozen PC is always an annoying issue to have. Luckily, if Windows is the culprit, you have options to resolve the issue.
Whether you have two apps to remove or twenty-two, there are several ways to have your PC freshened up in just a few minutes.
Here are a few ways Google Password Manager will help deal with all of your passwords.
Besides being locked into the Apple ecosystem, the service lacks features that have become expected in a password manager.
While it’s easy to transfer videos from your phone to a computer, what if you want to reverse the action?
After updating your iPhone to iOS 11 or later, you’ll find that photos taken on the iPhone are saved in the HEIC format.
Sometimes iPhone text messages become important mementos used for work, study, or even pieces of evidence for court.
There are many options out there if you want to record your screen, ranging from built-for-the-pros to just occasional use.
A factory reset will put your Android phone back to the same state it was in when you bought it.
A list of built-in methods and available software to help you capture a screen recording so you can make a great video tutorial.
You tried to open a rar file on Mac but got a weird error saying the file couldn’t be opened? See how to fix it with an unarchiver app.
For the color-blind, it’s hard to tell the difference between the colors of visited and unvisited web links if they are not set properly.
Do you want to take a full page screenshot, or scrolling screenshot on Mac? Check out some of these methods with detailed steps.
While virtual machines have a multitude of benefits and are very versatile tools, they’re not if they run so slow you can’t use them.
When you need to save one page or even multiple pages from a PDF file into a new file, there are many ways to get it done.
There are some pretty straightforward reasons that your Android phone disconnects from your wifi.
Regular maintenance and inspection of your wireless network are critical.
Various ways to back up your SD card, including how to back it up to your computer’s hard drive and cloud storage.
Fortunately, there are various ways to speed up a Time Machine backup. We outline them for you below.
Sending a regrettable email can be embarrassing. In some cases, it can cost you a job, client, or friend.
If your wifi network suffers from a weak signal, dead spots, or instability, there’s a solution.
While there are still some valid reasons to hook your computer up with a cable, it might be you’re unsure how to move to a wireless connection.
Disconnecting Wi-Fi can be really frustrating. It’s often hard to determine what is causing the problem.
If you usually charge your phone using a traditional wall plug-in charger, you may not have realized all the other ways that you can power up your device.
If your phone’s not charging, there are some simple things you can do that might quickly remedy the problem.
Transferring contacts is pretty simple to do using Google. It’s probably quicker and safer than having that phone salesperson do it as well.
Keeping your Mac in sync with the latest macOS update is always recommended for both the health and security of your machine.
Sometimes when we run into wifi problems, we tend to think there is some complicated solution required. As a result, we overlook simple solutions.
The first requires that you have a paid version of Adobe Acrobat. It’s the easiest, though there’s a fee attached.
Your internet will normally be slower when using a VPN, but that’s a worthwhile tradeoff for improved privacy when online.
If you’ve been suffering from a slow network with your Mac computer, here are a few fixes.
Playing Clash Royale on the Mac allows you to have a larger screen view and make the in-game controls easier.
iPhones include quality cameras capable of storing every photo you take. They’re incredibly convenient and easy to take for granted—until it’s too late.
If you don’t know the password of a wifi network and have an iPhone connected to it, there are several ways to retrieve the password.
Using your neighbor’s internet with their permission can be a great benefit. It can also be a plus for them if you are compensating them.
If you somehow deleted some photos from your iPhone, first check that they’re not permanently deleted.
Wifi password sharing is a convenient way to connect your other devices to the web.
We’ll cover three major types of leaks, then show you how to identify and fix them.
I hope your experience is as low-stress as mine, but I can’t make guarantees. Data recovery is a tricky business.
If you want the web without having your own wifi and internet service, you can have that.
Many people report that Google seems to know users’ real locations even when using a VPN.
Cloning can be beneficial, especially for those who work in software development.
Let’s take a closer look at what it is, how and why it’s used, and why it’s vital.
The first time you back up, all of your data and settings are transferred to iCloud. That part can be time-consuming.
By masking your IP address, a VPN can keep you safe and anonymous, while encryption can keep your sensitive data from getting into the wrong hands.
It’s a little ridiculous that Outlook for Mac can’t open files created by Outlook for Windows (it uses EML files instead).
Virtual machines are a cost-efficient, versatile tool that can be used for many applications.
A step-by-step guide on how to delete browsing history on Mac, so you leave no trace after browsing the Internet.
How do you safely reduce the size of a photo on Mac without losing image quality?
There is an Instagram app for Windows 10 users, but not for Mac yet. We show you two methods for Instagram DM on your Mac.
Backups are helpful, but not when you run out of space. A full drive leads to frustration.
There are many reasons why you should clear cookies in your web browser (Chrome, Edge, Firefox, etc.), here’s a detailed guide.
Are password managers safe? The answer is a resounding, “Yes!”
We show you how to format an external drive to a Mac-compatible file system: Mac OS Extended (Journaled).
Microsoft Office Word got closed but some of your content not saved? You may be able to retrieve the doc. We show you how step by step.
We’ll cover four different backup methods in detail that will help you keep your phone’s contents safe.
Forgot the Wi-Fi password of your computer? Here’s how to find it. All you need is a PC that has connected to that network before.
Expect your first backup to take at least an hour (it’s better to allow for several hours), then 1-10 minutes each day.
If you’re a Mac user, do yourself a favor and ignore the software that came with the drive.
You can’t remember all passwords, especially those aren’t that important such as a WiFi password on your Mac.
QuickTime player can’t open and won’t play your MP4 videos? Here’s how to fix it with a step-by-step guide.
A MOV file is a file format created by Apple and compatible with both Windows and macOS platforms.
HDR is a setting within the iPhone camera that automatically blends the best parts of three photos taken quickly at different exposures.
Whether you use email every day or periodically, I’m sure you have heard the term “email client.” So, what exactly does it mean?
One macOS feature is that once you connect to a network, your Mac will remember it forever. Here’s how to forget it, step by step.
There are three main ways to turn off a VPN on an iPhone. Read on to learn the one that works best for you.
Both methods are great ways to access multiple operating systems and environments without the need for separate computers.
If you have an older Mac, installing Big Sur could slow your startup time further. Here are some ways you can speed it up.
Is your Mac slow after updating to High Sierra? Does it freeze during installation? Read our findings and observations, learned the hard way!
Is your Mac running slow or facing performance issues after updating to macOS Mojave? Here are some possible causes and fixes.
Has your Mac’s Wi-Fi frustrated you since upgrading to Catalina? You’re not alone. The release of macOS 10.15 seems to be buggier than usual.
I successfully installed macOS 10.15 Catalina on my MacBook Air in an hour. Read on to learn about the problems that I and others had.