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wi-fi diagnostics

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Apple responds to complaint over diagnostic 'back doors' in iOS

In response to alleged security holes, Apple reveals details on how its diagnostic services access certain data on iOS devices.

By July 23, 2014

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Use Wi-Fi diagnostics to find active Bonjour services in OS X

Mountain Lion has an easy way to look up all available Bonjour services, if needed.

By October 4, 2012

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Apple enhances Wi-Fi Diagnostics in Mountain Lion

The diagnostics utility introduced in Lion gets new features and options in Mountain Lion.

By August 6, 2012

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Test your network with Chrome Connectivity Diagnostics

Google's Chrome Connectivity Diagnostics app helps take the guessing game out of network troubleshooting.

By February 7, 2014

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Useful tools in the OS X CoreServices folder

OS X contains a number of hidden utilities that are generally accessed via System Preferences, but which can also be launched and used independently.

By February 18, 2014

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Wi-Fi dropouts in OS X possibly from power conflicts

While Wi-Fi dropouts in OS X are sometimes from misconfigured Wi-Fi adapters, they may also be from how the system is managing power to the Wi-Fi cards.

By July 19, 2012

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Four iOS 7 privacy tips

Keep your location to yourself; block people in Phone, Messages, and FaceTime; give Safari trackers the boot; and see a link's URL before you follow it.

By November 21, 2013

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Control these large smart appliances with your iPhone

Looking to justify an iPhone purchase? Here's a handful of smart kitchen and laundry units with iOS-compatible apps.

By September 10, 2013

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Diagnosing and addressing Wi-Fi signal quality problems

Wi-Fi signal dropouts can be from computer and router configuration problems, but also from physical interference.

By December 21, 2011

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Readers ask about printer access resulting in crashes, and more.

By June 14, 2013