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single-user mode

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What to do when a Mac always boots to verbose or single-user modes

Apple supplies various alternate boot modes for OS X, but sometimes systems get stuck in them.

By August 22, 2012

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Aluminum Apple keyboards: Possible fix for single-user mode problems; more

Cache clearing to the rescue

By September 26, 2007

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Aluminum Apple keyboards: No single-user mode entry; Keys accidentally repeating

More problems from Apple's new keyboards.

By September 21, 2007

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Fix stalled safe-boot with OS X Mavericks update

The recent OS X 10.9.2 update fixes a persistent Safe Mode bug for some, but there are alternative approaches to this issue for those still affected.

By February 27, 2014

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Apple issues Mac Pro SMC Firmware update

A new firmware update for the Mac Pro fixes USB connectivity and Power Nap issues.

By February 26, 2014

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Select a startup disk in OS X

Accessing the boot menu in OS X is a simple key press, though in some cases it requires specific timing in order to work.

By February 19, 2014

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What to do when a Mac won't boot to Safe Mode

If your system hangs when going into Safe Mode, or will not load into Safe Mode at all, there are a couple of things you can do to fix the situation.

By March 11, 2013

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PS4 vs. Xbox One: Round 1 to Sony

Now that the Xbox One and PS4 have been reviewed, it's time to break down the scorecard and see why CNET gave the higher mark to the PS4.

By November 20, 2013

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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 October 1, 2013

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How to move a home folder in OS X

You can move your account's home directory to a new location on your hard drive, or to a different drive altogether.

By September 17, 2013