Tag Archives: Useful

  • move OS X to new SSD

    How to move OS X El Capitan to a new SSD

    Until recently, Mac users had very little choice about what kind of storage to get – SSD or HDD. Today, you can choose either an HDD or SSD, or in some cases, both hard drives for your system. However, SSD promises better performance, for instance, the average boot up time takes around 10-13 seconds for […]

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    How to clean up a Mac

    One of the reasons why Macs run slowly is a lack of free space on the hard drive. In this article we will share five tips on how to clean up a Mac. 1. Clear the Startup list Most apps are added automatically to the startup list after installing.The system spends a great deal of […]

  • show hidden files on Mac

    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 […]

  • clear cache on Mac

    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 […]

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    Duplicate File Finder Tips

    Today we tell you how to configure accuracy and speed while searching for duplicates with Duplicates Expert, protect the files you need, and other tips for using the application. To go to PrimeFile Preferences click , + ⌘ or Menu->PrimeFile->Preference Minimal file size PrimeFile allows to specify minimum file size for files to be considered. That is, […]

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    Hide Files on Mac

    There is a small file-protection tip to limit access to your files on Mac: you can make them hidden! It requires just a few actions simple steps. Open Terminal app (Other Type chflags hidden Type file’s location How you could know exact file location? Well, you shouldn’t. One more trick: just drug & drop file […]