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How to Stop the Annoying macOS Upgrade Banner Notifications

How to Stop the Annoying macOS Upgrade Banner Notifications

Apple has a knack for annoying users until they upgrade to the latest operating system. And they’ve kicked things up a notch recently. Banner notifications for upgrading to High Sierra and Mojave don’t even have a dismiss button! You have to click on the Details button to open the App Store. Needless to say, this gets frustrating very quickly. If you’re in no mood to upgrade to the latest macOS release any time soon, follow the guide below to remove macOS upgrade banner notifications for good!

How to Fix AirPods Not Connecting to Mac

How to Fix AirPods Not Connecting to Mac

Most of the time, AirPods works flawlessly with the iPhone and iPad. It feels like it was designed primarily to work with the iPhone and other Apple devices like MacBooks were an afterthought. Because there’s no quick and easy way to connect or disconnect AirPods with Mac like there is with iPhone. The process is a lot less seamless. And often AirPods will just refuse to speak to Mac. Here’s how you can fix AirPods not connecting to Mac.

How to Convert Videos and Audio on Mac for Free in 6 Easy Steps

How to Convert Videos and Audio on Mac for Free in 6 Easy Steps

With a bunch of video and audio formats available nowadays, there are certain formats that are not supported on Mac or other devices. In such cases, the best solution is to convert the file to a format that is supported by the device. If you’re into video editing, then you’ll find yourself converting files on a regular basis.

The Best Tips and Tricks For a Better Netflix Experience on iPhone and Mac

The Best Tips and Tricks For a Better Netflix Experience on iPhone and Mac

Netflix is hands down the best entertainment platform right now. For $10 a month you get so much amazing media to view! From amazing original TV series, or reality shows! And unlike classic cable TV, you can consume all this content no matter where you are, with just a click. No matter if you’re on your iPhone, iPad, Mac or on your couch in front of the TV.

9 Cool Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Siri

9 Cool Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Siri

Some people use Siri every day to take care of tasks like opening apps, setting up meetings, or creating reminders. But, there are many others who completely forget that Siri exists. If you are in the latter group, you may not realize just how much Siri can help. Aside from ordinary tasks, take a look at what else Siri can do for you on your iOS device or Mac.

10 Tips to Improve Productivity on the Mac with TextExpander

10 Tips to Improve Productivity on the Mac with TextExpander

Currently, TextExpander is hands down the best third party text expansion tool available for the Mac. Yes, there’s a built in Text Replacement feature but that’s a bit too basic. Rival apps like aText and Keyboard Maestro just aren’t as good.

How to Batch Convert Images Using Automator on Your Mac

How to Batch Convert Images Using Automator on Your Mac

You can easily batch convert images from one format to another on your Mac. If you convert a lot of images often, Automator can help make that easier and faster to accomplish.

How to Use Plain Text Mode in TextEdit on Your Mac

How to Use Plain Text Mode in TextEdit on Your Mac

Plain text mode is not the default mode in TextEdit on your Mac. TextEdit was designed to be a rich text editor. In TextEdit, you can apply various fonts to your text, change the size and color of text, and apply another formatting like centering, line spacing, and bulleted lists.

How to Disable iMessage Notifications on Mac

How to Disable iMessage Notifications on Mac

If you own an iPhone and a Mac, you can sign into iMessage from your Mac so that messages can be sent and received right from your laptop. This eliminates the need of having your iPhone at all times to communicate.

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.