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partitioning

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Get AOMEI Partition Assistant Pro for free

Normally $36, this handy utility includes a "Windows to go" feature for creating a bootable Windows flash drive.

By December 11, 2013

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Overcome an inability to load to the OS X recovery HD partition

If you cannot seem to load the OS X Recovery HD partition to use various diagnostics and repair tools, the fix may be quick, but could also require a longer reinstallation.

By August 6, 2013

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Tackle stubborn disk partitioning in OS X

If partitioning a drive with Disk Utility gives you unmount or resource busy errors, there may be workarounds you can use.

By August 1, 2013

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Prevent a partition from mounting in OS X

If you have a specific volume on your Mac that you would like to keep from being edited when attached, here's how to protect it.

By June 25, 2013

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FileVault requires Recovery HD partition in OS X

Without an intact Recovery HD partition on your Mac, you will not be able to use Apple's FileVault disk encryption feature.

By October 31, 2012

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External drives experiencing data loss after Mavericks installation

Drives configured with third-party utilities may show up as empty after upgrading your version of OS X.

By October 29, 2013

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Get Paragon Drive Copy 12 Compact (PC) for free

Making the move to a new hard drive? This utility, normally $29.95, migrates everything from old drive to new.

By September 3, 2013

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Readers ask about the OS X quarantine system, hot-corner triggers, and file locks in iWork.

By June 21, 2013

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How to handle OS X firmware updates that won't install

If you've got an OS X firmware update that just refuses to install properly, there are a few things you can try to remedy the situation.

By May 17, 2013

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Addressing OS X Lion recovery partition problems

If your Recovery HD partition in OS X Lion is missing or not working, then it may be easy to get working with just a few steps.

By March 21, 2012