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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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Booting to and managing verbose mode in OS X

Normally when OS X boots you see gray and blue screens rather than the output of the system's load process. To see this process you need to manually invoke verbose mode.

By March 8, 2011

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Starting up in verbose mode can help diagnose system issues

Booting in verbose mode to identify troubleshooting issues.

By August 14, 2007

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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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Siri tells users: Get to the point

Software tweak prompts verbose inquirers to choose their words wisely.

By May 14, 2013

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Xbox One disc drive error 'sounds like a robot is vomiting'

Microsoft's brand-new Xbox One console is suffering from teething problems, with a disc drive fault widely reported on Amazon and YouTube.

By November 22, 2013

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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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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

We answer Mac-related questions about Flashback, network file permissions, Time Machine, and more.

By April 13, 2012

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Nokia Lumia 920 and Windows Phone 8 in Podcast 304

Are the Nokia Lumia 920, 820 and Windows Phone 8 about to kill Android and the iPhone -- or is it too little, too late?

By September 7, 2012