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  • How Do I Clear Recents in Messages for iOS 13?

    Sat 8:12pm By forum
    in ios 12 u would start a message in to type a then u could select the recent group info button and remove from recents that seams to be hidden in ios 13 ex imessage type in to field a and recents appear ie ann and jack how do i clear the group ann and […]
  • iPhone 11 Models Arrive

    Fri 6:50pm By Gary Rosenzweig
    New iPhones arrived directly by mail or for in-store pickup today across the world. The Apple Watch series 5 also debuted in stores. Even with a time-slotted reservations system, lines formed at many Apple Store locations. Reviews of the new phones seem…
  • 10 New iPhone Features In iOS 13 To Try Out Right Away

    Fri 9:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Whether you just got a new iPhone 11, or you updated your old iPhone to iOS 13, you should take a look at these 10 new features. Several are settings you should turn on, such as low data mode for cellular, silence unknown callers and one that removes old…
  • Why Has Apple Suddenly Decided To Ban the Use Of One Note Web Clipper?

    Fri 8:57am By forum
    Having just installed the latest version of Safari the OneNote web clipper can no longer be used. If they had a similar function in the Notes app it wouldn’t be so bad but I use OneNote for saving stuff from the web (eg recipes) so basically I can’t do…
  • Merging Two Tables, Using One Column As Primary Key

    Fri 8:46am By forum
    I need to Merge following two tables in ‘Numbers’. Table 1 ID . Name . Gender 1| . A| . M 2| . B| . M 3| C| . F 4| . D|. F Table 2 ID . Class . Status 1| . Boxing| . Scheduled 1| . Dance|. Completed 2| . HIIT|. Completed 2| […]
  • Should I Continue To Use Web Of Trust?

    Thu 10:17pm By forum
    I have used Web of Trust on Safari for several years; to try to stay off questionable or dangerous websites. Now it seems that Apple and others discourage its use. Should I stop using it. —– Delmar Knudson
  • How Do I Delete Multiple iMessages At One Time?

    Thu 1:02pm By forum
    I’m using Mojave 10.14.15. How can I delete more than 1 message at a time from Messages (12.0) app on my Mac? Thanks, again TheTrainRev —– TheTrainRev
  • iOS 13 Rolls Out Today

    Thu 12:05pm By Gary Rosenzweig
    Apple will release iOS 13 for the iPhone today. Recipients of new iPhones tomorrow will have it preinstalled, but anyone with an iPhone X-model, 8, 7, 6s, SE or 7th-generation iPod touch can update to it later today. New features include Dark Mode, new…
  • A First Look At Apple Arcade

    Thu 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Apple Arcade is the new subscription service where you can download and play a collection of games on your iPad, iPhone, Apple TV and Mac. The service has a wide variety of games, from arcade to puzzle to strategy and more. Learn about the basics of the…
  • Set Video Subtitle and Captions Style

    Thu 9:41am By Gary Rosenzweig
    If you use subtitles or captions under videos, you can set the style in most cases using a setting in System Preferences, Accessibility, Captions. You can choose from four styles: Transparent Background, Classic, Large Text or Outline. This works in iTunes and…
  • How Do I Delete Suggested Addresses That Are Bad/changed When Entering Names?

    Wed 4:16pm By forum
    when i enter a name to send mail to, 2 or more addresses come up Usually only 1 is right and the others have been changed However If i pick one without checking it is usually wrong How do I delete it from the list —– Sharyn Lucas
  • Creating Custom Finder Quick Actions With Automator

    Wed 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Quick Actions allow you to do thing with files in the Finder by just clicking on a single button. You can use some preset Quick Actions or build your own in Automator. In this video, we'll look at two examples. The first will create a backup archive of a file.…
  • 6 Keyboard Shortcuts You Can Use In Mac Open And Save Dialogs

    Tue 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    When you save or open a file in an app on the Mac, you get a dialog box with several buttons. You can use keyboard shortcuts inside that dialog to cancel, perform the default action, and do other things. You can choose a location using the keyboard, either…
  • How To Make Multi-Column Documents In Pages

    Mon 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    You can create multi-column documents in Pages in either word processing or page layout mode. Using multiple columns in word processing is just a matter of a single setting, but you can adjust the columns as you wish. You can even have sections that use…
  • How Do I Delete Part of An iMessage Conversation?

    Sep 15, 2019, 1:22 pm By forum
    Hi Gary, Is there a way to remove some parts of an iMessage conversation, but retain other parts? I see only delete as an option or hide. Thanks —– Ken
  • How Do I Open Numbers V6 File In Numbers V3?

    Sep 15, 2019, 10:03 am By forum
    Hi, I have a early 2009 iMac with MacOS El Capitan version 10.11.6 which is the last OS it supports. I’m running Numbers version 3.6.2(2577) on it. But whenever I try to open a numbers file created on my MacBook / iPad which have later versions of Numbers,…
  • How Do I Transition From MS Word and Excel To Mac Pages and Numbers?

    Sep 13, 2019, 4:09 pm By forum
    I am transitioning from MS Word and Excel to Mac Pages and Numbers because soon the former will no longer be optimized. I have lots of .docx and .xlsx files. Do I need to re-create all new files, worksheets, templates, etc to .pages and .numbers? Or is there…
  • Use These 5 Techniques To Become a Mac Pro

    Sep 13, 2019, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Experienced Mac users know how to unleash the power of macOS and apps by using a variety of basic techniques. Learn how to master a new app by exploring the menu. Interact with objects using context menus. Customize your toolbars to reveal hidden buttons.…
  • Do You Use a Privacy Extension In Safari?

    Sep 12, 2019, 8:19 pm By forum
    A while back you reviewed the DuckDuckGo extension for Safari. With that extension no longer available, do you use another extension (e.g., Ghostery Lite) when using Safari? —– Michael
  • Remove Hard Drive Shortcuts From Your Desktop

    Sep 12, 2019, 12:01 pm By Gary Rosenzweig
    If you see your Macintosh HD and other drives on your Desktop, you can remove those to reduce clutter. Just go to Finder, Preferences and then click on the General tab at the top. Then you can uncheck Hard disks and External disks. It is easy to get to the top…
  • Two Ways To Password-Protect Files On Your Mac

    Sep 12, 2019, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    If you need to encrypt some files so the only way to acess them would be with a password, you can use one of two methods. By using Disk Utility you can create read/write disk images that can be opened on any Mac. But if you need to send some files to another…
  • How Do I Let Finder Open Every Time In a Bigger Window?

    Sep 12, 2019, 10:19 am By forum
    Finder opens everytime in a small window. So I have to resize the window every time to make it bigger. If I click zoom, it only enlarge to a long narrow window. It still has the same width. Is there a way that finder can open everytime in a large window (not…
  • How Do I Get a Real-Time Stock Quote In Mac Numbers?

    Sep 12, 2019, 10:13 am By forum
    I use my own Number sheets to check my NYSE stocks. I had a formula that worked until last night. This is it (aprox): IFERROR STOCKH $B$1 CLOSE $A2 It doesn’t show real-time quotes anymore. Does anyone know how to use STOCK “VTMGX” (I mean the formula)…
  • How Do I Get an iPhone To Share Location?

    Sep 11, 2019, 10:01 pm By forum
    We use Family Sharing, and all our family members appear on the map when I open the Find iPhone app. Today, we added our foster daughter to our Family Sharing plan with an iPhone 7. She’s signed into iCloud, and is sharing her location using that device.…
  • Is It Better To Store Pages Docs In the Pages Folder?

    Sep 11, 2019, 10:20 am By forum
    Hi Gary is it better to store pages, numbers and keynote files in the pages, numbers, keynote’s own app folders than to store them in different folders (your own) or the document folder? Or is it just a matter of preference? —– Petri
  • How Do I Stay Secure On My MacBook Air?

    Sep 11, 2019, 10:18 am By forum
    Gary, I may have overlooked it🤔 I’ve read some of your suggestions about staying secure. VPN❓ Do you recommend them and do you use one & if so which one❓ —– D. Smith
  • Have You Had Issues With the Butterfly Keyboard?

    Sep 10, 2019, 11:02 pm By forum
    I’m looking at buying my a MacBook for my wife in the next year or so and was worried about the ever-controversial butterfly keyboard. I know Apple’s made some improvements to the keyboard, but wasn’t sure if I should just wait for a MacBook that has a…
  • New Apple Arcade and Apple TV+ Coming Soon

    Sep 10, 2019, 4:08 pm By Gary Rosenzweig
    At today’s announcement Apple gave us release dates and prices for their two highly-anticipated services. Apple Arcade, which brings exclusive games to Macs, iPhones, iPads and Apple TVs will launch on September 19 with a free one-month trial and a price of…
  • Apple Announces New iPhones, iPad and Apple Watch

    Sep 10, 2019, 4:04 pm By Gary Rosenzweig
    As expected, Apple announced new iPhone models today with the iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max. The new models add more cameras, a faster processor, battery battery life and durability. The price of the iPhone 11 is also better than the pervious generation at…
  • New iPhone 11, Apple Watch, iPad, Apple Arcade, Apple TV+

    Sep 10, 2019, 4:00 pm By Gary Rosenzweig
    Apple announced new iPhone models today, plus a new Apple Watch, iPad and release dates for the upcoming Apple TV+ and Apple Arcade services. The new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max bring new cameras, new video capabilities, a new A13 processor,…