2459 Results for



Undo inadvertent drag-and-drop errors in Finder

If you have dragged files to an incorrect location by accident in the OS X Finder, there are several ways to undo this without having to select and drag them all back.

By Jan. 17, 2014


Tackle Finder launching errors in OS X

If the Finder in your user account refuses to open, there are a couple of steps you can take to clear settings files and have it open normally.

By Jul. 31, 2013


Quickly fix Dropbox permissions errors in OS X

Dropbox includes a feature that should fix most permissions-related problems experienced with the cloud storage service.

By Jul. 2, 2013


DNA analysis uncovers genetic errors behind 12 major cancers

Scientists at Washington University in St. Louis say it may someday be possible to perform a single test to screen for a wide range of cancer types.

By Oct. 16, 2013


How to check for and fix OS X boot drive errors

The boot drive's format and partition structure can be checked both in the OS X graphical interface and in the Terminal.

By Oct. 1, 2013


Addressing mailbox access errors in OS X Mail

Problems with Mail's index may lead to slowdowns and missing messages, but a quick rebuild can fix this.

By Apr. 17, 2013


Fix permissions errors for sandboxed applications in OS X

Sometimes file access errors in OS X may actually be related to a program's sandboxing rather than being a classic file permissions error.

By Apr. 10, 2013


How to address ColorSync profile errors in OS X

If ColorSync Utility finds problems with profiles that it cannot fix, you may be able to address them by running the utility in root mode.

By Mar. 25, 2013


What to do when Disk Utility shows inconsistent errors with drives

Sometimes OS X's Disk Utility may show errors with a drive when it's run from one location, but will describe the drive as perfectly healthy when run from another.

By Jul. 8, 2013


Manage collapsed window errors in Lion or Mountain Lion

If you find windows for a program collapsed in a heap, there are several approaches to help you sort through them.

By Feb. 6, 2013