1. Help
    March 15th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    iMessage: How to pick a reply address in iOS and macOS

    Apple keeps improving iMessage synchronization across the many different devices that can be logged into the same account. (Seriously, it’s gotten...

  2. Help
    March 14th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to use printer presets in macOS

    Pity the poor macOS Print dialog: it’s been around so long, and we don’t really look at it much. This is likely why Mac 911 receives regular (though...

  3. Help
    March 9th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to manually add apps to your iOS devices in iTunes 12.7

    Last year’s release of iTunes 12.7 disappointed a lot of people with the abruptness of change. The most notable one was removing the ability...

  4. News
    March 2nd, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    Is iCloud required when you upgrade to iOS 11?

    Apple certainly encourages iOS and macOS users to take advantage of its iCloud services, which vary in cost. A lot of the services rely on iCloud...

  5. Help
    March 2nd, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    Should you upgrade your Fusion Drive iMac to macOS High Sierra?

    Someday far in the future, Apple will have settled fully into using its new macOS filesystem, APFS, and Macworld readers will stop being nervous...

  6. Help
    February 28th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to set offline access for Safari’s Reading List feature

    Macworld reader Gavin, was on a cruise with his wife when she asked him, an IT professional, for help getting Safari’s Reading List to work offline,...

  7. Help
    February 27th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to simulate the Mac’s Desktop folder to get around iCloud continuous sync

    With macOS 10.12 Sierra, Apple introduced a way to offload some of your Mac’s storage dynamically using iCloud. The Documents & Desktop option...

  8. Help
    February 22nd, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    What to do when macOS High Sierra’s Content Caching isn’t working

    Before iTunes 12.7, you could use iTunes for iOS syncing and backups, and iTunes could copy over downloaded iOS apps. Apple changed all that a few...

  9. Help
    February 16th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    Does Time Machine back up every file every time?

    Time Machine backups are unfussy: unlike many proprietary backup software packages, you can browse a Time Machine backup either through its interface...

  10. Help
    February 13th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    How Apple’s Startup Security Utility and Secure Boot works

    With the appearance of the fancy new iMac Pro, Apple has also added some new startup options available exclusively on this model. If you’re a new...

  11. Help
    February 8th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    What’s SATA ’bout? The problem with older laptops and hard drive upgrades

    It was baffling, irritating and inexplicable. My wife’s early 2011 MacBook Pro remains in generally good condition, but she started to bump up against...

  12. Help
    February 7th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    Why an update badge won’t go away on an iOS app

    iOS tries to prevent you from installing apps on your iPad and iPhone that won’t run, but sometimes you’re left with cruft – digital vestiges...

  13. Help
    January 31st, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    Why does a Safari cookie reappear after you delete it?

    Safari for macOS lets you view the kind of data cached locally by websites in your browser. Select Safari > Preferences > Privacy, and then...

  14. Help
    January 16th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    How to fix the location on mistagged photos

    Mac 911 recently tried to answer a question for a Macworld reader who found some of their California photos tagged as being captured in China. The...

  15. Help
    January 10th, 2018 by Glenn Fleishman
    Qi whiz! Not all wireless charging is alike

    One of our readers went through a very frustrating process of trying to figure out why his new iPhone would not charge via the Qi wireless pad on...

  16. Help
    December 22nd, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    Ethernet or Wi-Fi? Which should you use for macOS cellular phone call handling and Continuity

    Apple introduced Continuity as a way to bind together various features across the two kinds of systems. It’s great when it works, and it’s clearly...

  17. Help
    December 21st, 2017 by Glenn Fleishman
    App Store and iTunes purchases: you can’t delete history

    We don’t typically run one-word answers to reader questions, but it’s worth it in this case, because we regularly receive a question similar to...

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