1. Help
    April 21st, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to fix an uncopyable iPhoto or Photos Library

    Martha Helena writes in with a problem that may have a few different angles. Her startup drive has started to fill. Her Photos Library file is 12.5GB...

  2. Help
    April 13th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to selectively migrate files from Time Machine

    David Camp has moved most of his work from an old, failing MacBook Pro to a new one. However, he still has some files on the old machine that he’s...

  3. Help
    April 11th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to disable GPS coordinates when texting photos

    Susan writes in with a privacy concern. She texted a photo to an acquaintance, and was disturbed when that person was able to know her home address....

  4. Help
    March 30th, 2017 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Five handy things the Photos app can do with your iPhone snapshots

    With its various ‘Moments’, ‘Collections’ and ‘Memories’, the iOS Photos app has become almost as confusing and...

  5. Help
    March 27th, 2017 by Kirk McElhearn
    A look at new features in iTunes 12.6

    Apple recently released iTunes 12.6, and it addresses some issues that readers have been writing me about for some time. In this week’s column,...

  6. Help
    March 21st, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to take best advantage of iCloud Desktop and Documents across Macs

    Gordon Potter has considered using iCloud Desktop and Documents, a macOS Sierra feature that both syncs and selectively archives less-used files to...

  7. Help
    March 16th, 2017 by Macworld Australia Staff
    How to fix a persistent iCloud approval request on your iPhone

    Mary Gascho has a persistent annoyance. After upgrading her iPhone, “I am constantly getting an ‘approval request sent’ pop-up.” The message...

  8. Help
    March 15th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to fix problematic iPhoto library imports into Photos

    A failing hard drive has stymied Jill Ellis. She’s having errors trying to copy her entire iPhoto library to migrate it to a new computer and...

  9. Help
    March 10th, 2017 by Jason Snell
    Accessibility features in macOS and iOS that everyone should try

    If you’re someone who doesn’t have any specific reasons to go there, you may have never explored the Accessibility settings on your Mac, iPhone,...

  10. Help
    March 9th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    What you can do if you forget your password on a FileVault-protected Mac

    Several readers have asked recently about what to do with systems they’ve purchased, inherited, or were given to them that were protected by FileVault and...

  11. Help
    March 3rd, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to manage multiple family members’ media within a single Photos library

    Heather Dowdee would like to see less of her daughter – her daughter’s selfies, at least. She and four other people in her family share a single...

  12. Security
    February 28th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    Lock the lock screen out of revealing secrets and listening to Siri

    A Twitter user recounted a familiar story of a lost iPhone that resonated with a lot of people just a few days ago. The person behind @afronomics_...

  13. Help
    February 21st, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    What happens to facial recognition and other information when copying a Photos library to a new Mac

    Shay Levy has a 115GB Photos library, and has spent years marking faces and entering keywords. Shay is worried that this information will be lost...

  14. Help
    February 15th, 2017 by Christopher Breen
    How to uninstall MacKeeper from your Mac

    Reader Michael Downend is having difficulty ridding his Mac of a utility he no longer desires. He writes: How do I get rid of MacKeeper? I won’t...

  15. Help
    February 9th, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to find all photos on your Mac

    Steve Thomas is trying to clean things up across two Macs: I’m finding that there are photos EVERYWHERE on these two machines—Photos library,...

  16. Help
    February 8th, 2017 by Ben Patterson
    Six essential settings to make your iPhone and iPad display easier on the eyes

    Nope, you don’t have to settle for itty-bitty text on your iPhone screen, nor must you deal with buttons that don’t look anything like buttons....

  17. Help
    February 1st, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    Should you look for an alternative to Apple’s AirPlay?

    A reader sees Apple’s direction moving far away from AirPlay, once a key advantage of its various OSes and networking systems. Dave Macaulay is...

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