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Partition your hard drive to install the OS X Yosemite Beta

You shouldn't be using the OS X Yosemite Beta as your primary operating system, so Brian Tong shows you how to partition your Mac's hard drive.

By August 15, 2014

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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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How to create a dynamically resizable disk image in OS X

With a few tweaks, you can make disk images in OS X sized to fit their contents.

By April 7, 2014

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Address poor battery life in OS X Mavericks

While Mavericks has increased battery life for the most part, as with past versions of OS X, at times certain processes may bog down and cut expected lifetime significantly short.

By February 22, 2014

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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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Get a hexa-core HP desktop for $399 shipped

This refurbished machine packs a ton of processing and graphics power, and looks good doing it. Plus: A data-recovery freebie!

By October 18, 2013

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How to move files between accounts in OS X

If you have more than one user account on your Mac, then you may run into some hurdles when attempting to move files between them.

By August 19, 2013