We’ll cover three major types of leaks, then show you how to identify and fix them.
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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.