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How to Speed up a slow Mac or MacBook Using CleanMyMac

How to Speed up a slow Mac or MacBook Using CleanMyMac

One of the reasons why we love using Macs is just how low maintenance they are. Make sure you’re running the latest security updates and you’re usually fine. But sometimes that’s not the case. Either you have a lot of applications installed, or you’re constantly running out of space. There can be multiple reasons why your Mac is running slower than usual. One of the ways to fix it is by using CleanMyMac 3.

How to Easily Free up Disk Space on Your Mac with CleanMyMac

How to Easily Free up Disk Space on Your Mac with CleanMyMac

It’s 2017 and Apple has just started raising the base MacBook Pro storage to 256 GB. And if you’re a pro user, even that might not be enough. For someone like me, who uses a 128 GB Mac to make a living, disk space is a constant problem. Cleaning up has become a weekly task. If you’re suffering from the same periodic storage up problem. CleanMyMac 3 might be the answer.

How to Post Photos on Instagram from Your Mac

How to Post Photos on Instagram from Your Mac

Instagram is insanely popular, but it’s never really had a non-smartphone app. There’s no official iPad app. And we didn’t even have a functioning website until recently. If you wanted to post photos to Instagram, for your personal or business account, you always had to go to your smartphone.

How to Automatically Hide the Menu Bar on Your Mac

How to Automatically Hide the Menu Bar on Your Mac

The menu bar at the top of the screen on your Mac is very useful, providing access to system functions, app menus, and shortcuts to commonly used features in apps. However, it also takes up room on the screen. If you have a smaller display, you’ll be glad to know you can automatically hide the menu bar and claim back some precious screen space.

How to Print to PDF from Almost Any App on Your Mac

How to Print to PDF from Almost Any App on Your Mac

When you think of converting a document or web page to a PDF file, you probably think of third-party tools or browser extensions. However, the print to PDF feature is built in to the system on your Mac, and it’s easy to use.

How to Create a Desktop Shortcut on Mac

How to Create a Desktop Shortcut on Mac

If you ever wished to quickly access specific folders on your Mac right from the Desktop, then you should consider creating an Alias, which is known as a shortcut in Windows.

How to Change the Default Email Client on Your Mac

How to Change the Default Email Client on Your Mac

The Mail app on your Mac is a decent email app and comes pre-installed and set as the default email client. However, if you don’t want to use the Mail app as the default email client, you can use a different email app, such as Microsoft Outlook or Mozilla Thunderbird, and I’ll show you how.

How to Automatically Empty Trash from Your Mac Every 30 Days

How to Automatically Empty Trash from Your Mac Every 30 Days

If you tend to keep moving files to the trash on your Mac, but forget to empty it, there’s a way you can automatically empty trash from your Mac every 30 days.

macOS Sierra’s Night Shift vs Flux: Which One Is Right for You?

macOS Sierra’s Night Shift vs Flux: Which One Is Right for You?


Flux or f.lux, as the Apple fans like to say, has been Sherlocked. What Flux does, has now been rolled up into macOS Sierra 10.12.4 itself. Which is bad news for Flux. Convention wisdom being that there’s no need for Flux anymore and it will die of obscurity. But that’s almost never the case.