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  • 5 Ways To Trim Audio On a Mac

    Fri 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    If you want to trim some time from the beginning or end of an audio file, you can quickly and easily do it with built-in macOS apps or free Apple-made apps you can download from the App Store, or a free third-party app. Each method has its advantages and…
  • 17 Things You May Not Know About Quick Look

    Thu 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Quick Look allows you to preview files in the Finder. But you can also do other things with it like rotating and editing images, trimming videos, scroll through documents and select text to copy, view multiple files as an index sheet or slideshow and more.…
  • Using External Editors With the Mac Photos App

    Wed 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    While Photos has a lot of adjustment and cropping tools, you can also use your favorite image editor directly with the Photos app. You can choose to edit the photo in an editor and have the results saved back to your library, or you can use an editing…
  • Building Video Titles Using Mac Keynote

    Tue 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Instead of using the limited title options in iMovie, you can build almost anything you want in Keynote as a presentation. Use text, transitions, builds and animations to make your title sequence. Then export as a video to use in iMovie over a background.…
  • Using Mac Mail Conversation Features

    Mon 11:00am By Gary Rosenzweig
    In Mac Mail you can group messages together by conversation. This can make it easier to see your messages, stop quoted text clutter, and allow you to mute active conversations when you don't need to participate.…
  • How Do I Create a List Of Values From a Two-Dimensional Table?

    Sep 24, 2022, 5:07 pm By forum
    I have an n x m table , n (rows) are years, m (cols)are months, values are temperatures. How can I create a vector just containing the values in the correct sequence? E.G In Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 1950 x1 x2 x3 x4 x5 x6 x7 […]
  • How Do I Edit iPhone RAW Photos In Other App Than Photos App?

    Sep 24, 2022, 10:18 am By forum
    RAW photos are saved to Photos app. If I copy them to a folder or try to edit them in another app such as Luminar Neo the photo is no longer a RAW photo. How can you copy a RAW photo as a RAW photo? I am trying to edit RAW iPhone photos in other […]
  • 5 Ways To Show iPhone Battery Percentage

    Sep 23, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    There are many ways to see the battery percentage number on your iPhone with iOS 16. You can put in on your Lock Screen or Home Screen, view it in Settings which includes a detailed chart, get to it in Control Center, or have the percentage always shown in the…
  • How Do I Get iPhone 14 Pro Max To Have an All Night Display?

    Sep 23, 2022, 9:41 am By forum
    Hi Gary – I have just purchased an iPhone 14 Max Pro and wanted to use it as a replacement for my bedside clock as Apple Watch can on its side. But in the sleep focus, to turn the watch display off (I use the watch on now to get sleep information), the…
  • Calculating Difficult Dates In Mac Numbers

    Sep 22, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Here are the formulas used in this tutorial: =EOMONTH(B2,0) =EOMONTH(B3,−1)+1 =DATE(YEAR(B4),MONTH(B4),1) =WEEKDAY(B5) =EOMONTH(B6,0)−MOD(WEEKDAY(EOMONTH(B6,0))−4,7) =EOMONTH(B7,0)−MOD(WEEKDAY(EOMONTH(B7,0))−1,7)…
  • Set Finder Tags With Keyboard Shortcuts and Other Methods

    Sep 21, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    If you like to use Finder tags to organize your files, check out these quick ways to assign and clear tags from selected files. You can use hidden keyboard shortcuts to do it, and also access tags in the Info window, Inspector, or though a special Tags panel.…
  • How Do I Create a New Account/Identity In Photos App?

    Sep 21, 2022, 9:57 am By forum
    Hello there… I want to create an additional account in Photos. For example what I used it for before was I had 100 client photos and I did not want to mix them with mine. Some video I had seen showed me how to create another Photos account that I can use and…
  • How Do I Delete Multiple iMessage Conversations At a Time?

    Sep 20, 2022, 2:05 pm By forum
    I am trying to delete multiple text messages at one time (i.e., I’m referring to multiple separate messages from different senders, not multiple messages within a single conversation stream). Pressing CTRL doesn’t allow me to select multiple separate…
  • How Do I Type Words With Accents Without Having To Hold Down Keys?

    Sep 20, 2022, 12:34 pm By forum
    I type the French name “Thérèse” frequently in documents, emails, etc, with the text set for English. If I type “Therese” it doesn’t come up with a spelling correction, so both forms are in the dictionary. How can I type the French version without…
  • 24 Hidden New iPhone Features In iOS 16

    Sep 20, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Here are some small new features of iOS 16 for the iPhone that you may not have discovered yet.…
  • 13 Ways To Make Images Stand Out In Pages Documents

    Sep 19, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    There are many better ways to use images in a Page document other than as a plain rectangle. Learn about borders, tinting, shapes, instant alpha, shadows and even using them in charts.…
  • How Do I Shorten a Song?

    Sep 16, 2022, 12:41 pm By forum
    I need an app to shorten music. Something very easy and simple since I am not high tech. I used the app “Audacity” before, but now it does not work on Monterey. . I am desperate since I teach dance classes and need to shorten the music. —– Lola Miller
  • Lift the Subject From the Background Of a Photo In iOS 16

    Sep 16, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    A new feature in iOS 16 is the ability to easily select only the subject of a photo and drag it to another app or copy and paste it. You can use this to send just the subject of a photo without the background in a message or place it in a layer of an image…
  • How To Collapse Rows In Numbers?

    Sep 16, 2022, 9:35 am By forum
    How can I collapse (group) a couple of selected rows – not all – with a “button” in Numbers? This is similar to Excel’s Group button. I tried through Categories, but appears to work only with all rows. I appreciate and value your knowledge and…
  • How To Detect Duplicate Photos With iOS 16

    Sep 15, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    A new feature in iOS 16 for the iPhone allows you to see duplicates in your Photos library and delete or merge them. This same feature is coming to iPadOS 16 and also macOS Ventura.…
  • How To Disable a Keyboard Shortcut On a Mac

    Sep 14, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    If you want to disable a keyboard shortcut to avoid accidentally triggering that action, there are a variety of ways to do it.…
  • Can I Save From Finder To Desktop Other Than By Drag and Drop?

    Sep 14, 2022, 9:18 am By forum
    Is it possible to create a shortcut to save a file in Finder to the Desktop? This would save me time, because the only way I know how to do this at the moment is by drag & drop, but I routinely have many apps open so that always means minimising or reducing…
  • Customizing Your iPhone Lock Screen In iOS 16

    Sep 13, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    A big new feature in iOS 16 is the ability to customize your lock screen using photos, colors, emoji and other special styles. You can also add widgets to your lock screen and set Focus modes to change your lock screen automatically at different times.…
  • What's New in iOS 16 For iPhone

    Sep 12, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    iOS 16 for iPhone has a ton of new features. See some of the best new things you need to try out as soon as you update.…
  • Time Machine Back Up File Types?

    Sep 11, 2022, 4:59 pm By forum
    I’ve noticed when using a single network external drive to back up multiple Macs wirelessly to the same drive, as I currently do with my family, the file type is “bundle” and can’t really be looked inside…it’s mystery file. But when I use time…
  • How To Make a Column Notify Me If a Date Column Is Close To Another Date?

    Sep 10, 2022, 10:04 am By forum
    I have a car company I have 24 cars. Car A, B, C, D, E, etc I wash two cars a day. I don’t want to wash a car that I washed 7 days ago or earlier So for instance, I wash car A today. That car should not been washed yesterday. I need Numbers […]
  • How Do I Search for All Files With a Red Tag?

    Sep 9, 2022, 11:39 am By forum
    If I tag a file and give it “Red” Tag, Is there any way that i can search for any files with a red tag ? —– Ron P
  • Mac Numbers Conditional Highlighting and Alternatives

    Sep 9, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    You can use Conditional Highlighting in Numbers to make values stand out. You can also use alternatives like formulas in other columns or custom formats. Also learn how to have cells highlight based on the value of a different cell.…
  • What Free Good Zip Program Can I Use for My Mac?

    Sep 8, 2022, 2:23 pm By forum
    what is a good free zip program to use on Mac just looking for a good free zip program to use to unzip my embroidery files —– PATRICIA DAVIS
  • Hidden Mac Tricks Using Title Icons

    Sep 8, 2022, 11:00 am By Gary Rosenzweig
    Title Icons, also called Proxy Icons, allow you to drag and drop files directly from their document windows without needing to use the Finder. You can also use them in the Finder to drag the folder you are currently viewing without needing to go up a level.…