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​How and when to download OS X Yosemite

The latest version of Apple's OS X operating system is now available. Here's how you can download it.

By October 16, 2014

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How to prepare your Mac for OS X 10.10 Yosemite

Before you upgrade your Mac to Yosemite, you need to make sure your machine is up to the task. We present a quick, four-point checklist to help you make the proper preparations.

By October 16, 2014

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How to watch Apple's iPad and Mac event live

Don't miss a bit of the action when Apple unveils its new devices on October 16. Here's how you can tune in and watch the company's iPad and Mac event live.

By October 10, 2014

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How to watch Apple's iPhone event live

Don't miss a beat of the action when Apple announces its new devices. Here's how you can tune in and watch the event live.

By September 4, 2014

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Understanding default permissions in OS X

Creating new files and folders gives them a default permissions set that can allow access to them from other account, which may be concerning at first glance.

By August 22, 2013

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Why Apple's secrecy is frustrating Mac Pro customers

Apple's habit of keeping things close to the vest threatens the allure of one of its oldest, and still important, products.

By March 11, 2013

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Readers ask questions about managing user accounts, wiping OS X and setting up a Mac from scratch, and restoring lost Apple programs.

By March 8, 2013

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How to remove the account picture in OS X

Account pictures in OS X can not only be changed, but can also be removed or reverted to a generic image if needed.

By January 16, 2013

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

We answer reader questions on using OS X recovery utilities within a working OS installation, and more.

By September 28, 2012

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How to set up iCloud services in Snow Leopard

While Apple's iCloud services are officially supported only in OS X 10.7 Lion or later, you can get some working in Snow Leopard.

By September 12, 2012