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How to create a bootable OS X Mavericks USB install drive

Now that Apple has released OS X 10.9 Mavericks, you might want to consider creating a USB install drive for clean installs and future use.

By October 23, 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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How to manually enable NTFS read and write in OS X

Do you have an external hard drive formatted to NTFS that you would like to use with your Mac? You can do so without using any third-party software.

By June 11, 2013

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How to set up an Eject All hot key in OS X

OS X requires that you manually eject all drives before disconnecting them, which can be a bit of a burden if you have multiple drives attached. Here's a way to simplify things a little.

By January 8, 2013

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Hands-on with the Matrox DS1 Thunderbolt Dock

The DS1 offers a convenient way to attach numerous desktop peripherals to your Mac through one Thunderbolt connection.

By December 20, 2012

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Is Time Machine really backing up your drives?

Time Machine should by default back up all internal hard drives on a Mac; however, some people are experiencing a problem in which drives appear to be automatically excluded from being backed up.

By December 10, 2012

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Mount network shares privately in OS X

You can prevent mounted network shares from showing up for other accounts in OS X.

By October 12, 2012

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How to quickly create an encrypted archive in OS X

There are several methods for creating encrypted archives, including Terminal-based options and Finder services.

By September 17, 2012

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How to reinstall OS X after malware infection

While instructions are available to remove the latest malware threats for OS X, some may choose to simply reinstall OS X and start from a clean slate.

By April 6, 2012

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Security concerns on Apple's FileVault decryption via FireWire

Since the news of Passware being able to decrypt FileVault over FireWire connections, Mac users might be concerned about the integrity of the security on their computers.

By February 2, 2012