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How to Control Your Mac’s Fan Speed

Fans inside your Mac provide a necessary airflow to cool critical components. They’re important because overheating can lead to physical damage. By default, the fans automatically start when the system gets hot and stop once it cools down. There’s no way to configure them out of the box. But sometimes, you might hear the fan too often, or maybe you...

The 8 Best Printers for Mac

A printer is an essential Mac accessory for work, play, or anything else. But when starting your search, the number of choices can sometimes be overwhelming. We’re here to help. Here are some of the best printers compatible with your Mac. 1. HP Color LaserJet Pro M479fdw HP Color LaserJet Pro M479fdw ...

Microsoft OneNote Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows and Mac

Microsoft OneNote is a popular personal information management application (PIM) that helps you collect notes of all kinds into one digital notebook. Those notes can be web page clippings, photos, videos, audio recordings, scribbles, and much more. You can organize notes in a section, group them, and bind them with a notebook. OneNote is a powerful...

How to Use and Customize the Drummer Feature in GarageBand

Drummer is one of GarageBand’s most impressive features. It offers an easy way to add professional drum tracks to your project, with almost unlimited customization options. If you’ve never used Drummer in GarageBand before, we’ll explain everything you need to know to make the most of it in your next project. What Is the Drummer Feature? GarageBand’s...

The 13 Best Free Mac Puzzle Games to Test Your Solving Skills

Those who enjoy puzzle games should count themselves lucky, as the genre offers a lot of variety. From the classic puzzle games to matching games and mazes, there is a wide selection of titles available for the puzzler in you. So, if you like to sit down at your Mac and put your mind to work (without spending a fortune) we have a list of free puzzle...

How to Copy and Paste Anywhere

Copying and pasting is a basic function of every operating system, so it’s important that you know how to use it. Even if you’re familiar with one method of copying and pasting, you might not know how to do it on another platform. Let’s look at how to copy and paste everywhere—we’ll look at how to do this on Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and iPhone/iPad....

MacKeeper Has Cleaned Up Its Act, but Should You Use It?

Few programs in the Mac world have a reputation quite as bad as MacKeeper. But now it’s back, with a new look and a cleaned-up image. So is it time to reconsider this controversial software? Let’s take a look. What Is MacKeeper? If you’ve heard of MacKeeper, chances are that what you’ve heard was negative. You may have learned of the aggressive advertising...

How to Access Special Characters in Your Mac Fonts

Special characters refer to characters that are neither letters nor numbers. You might be looking for how to type special characters like a copyright symbol, accented letters, or emojis on a Mac. All of these, and many more, are available through a few different methods. The best method to use depends on your workflow. You might prefer to view the...

How to Use Apple Find My to Retrieve Your Mac

It’s always scary when an electronic device goes missing. And you might think of this happening most frequently with a mobile device, it can certainly happen with a computer too. With how compact modern laptops are, a MacBook can easily slide under a couch, bed, pile of laundry, or even into someone else’s bag. Whether hidden in your home or traveling...

How to Find and Change the IP Address on Your Mac

  Finding the IP address of your Mac isn’t difficult, and you can change it from the same panel. You might want to double-check your Mac’s IP address for informational purposes, or perhaps you’ve run into the “Another device on the network is using your computer’s IP address” error. Here’s how to review and change the IP address on your Mac when needed....

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