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    How to clean up “Other Storage” on Mac

    If you check your Mac’s storage usage you will find that the “Other” files take a lot of memory space. What are these “Other” files on a Mac? Apple explains this concept quite vaguely. It is believed that “Other” contains all the files that do not match these specified types: Documents (PDF-File, .doc, .psd, etc.). […]

  • How to uninstall Opera browser on Mac

    According to statistics, Opera is the fourth most popular browser. However, if you need to uninstall Opera from your Mac, you can find it tricky to do so. Deleting it by just a simple drag-and-drop to the Trash is not enough. We will tell you how to remove Opera from your Mac correctly. Remove Opera […]

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    3 steps to prepare your Mac for the macOS Sierra update

    The new desktop operating system from Apple macOS Sierra is announced on September, 20th. macOS Sierra has lots of new useful features, so we highly recommend that you update. Here are three basic preparations and tips to help you update quickly and painlessly. 1. Check system requirements Here is a list of computers which operate […]

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    3 ways to show hidden system files on Mac

    Most Mac users rely on Spotlight to search for files and folders. Well, this tool is convenient and a really good assistant in finding data when it`s disorganized. However, your Mac has thousands of useless hidden files that are out of your view and which take up much of your disk space. The OS X […]

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    How to clear cache files on Mac

    If you are a Mac user, you probably know that OS X stores lots of cache files. A cache file is a temporary data file created by apps, browsers and many other programs to help your Mac run faster. However, sometimes these cache files can get corrupted because of software updates, and this can cause […]

  • How to Password Protect Folders on Mac

    How to Password Protect Folders on Mac

    Actually, there is no easy way to create password protected folders on Mac. But using OS X capabilities and some magic you can get almost similar functionality. Using only standard tools you can create Password protected image, which will be mounted only after typing the password. So, firstly, you have to launch Disk Utility Create image by going to File […]

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    How to Defragment Mac | Is it Necessary

    First, let’s deal with the notion of fragmentation and defragmentation. Disk working speed is not uniform. The minimum is at the very center and maximum on the edges. Therefore record often begins at the “beginning”, gradually moving to the “end”. If it reaches the space occupied earlier – the entry continues to record into different place. Thus, the same data […]

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    How to Find .dmg and .pkg Files

    Today’s article is devoted to image files and installation packages. (.dmg & .pkg extensions) DMG files – disk image files (now they are often made without any disks, but earlier it worked like this), that are executed in a virtual image of the mounted drive. That is, in fact, a kind of archive that is […]