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All you need to know about Disk Utility in El Capitan

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First, let me say congrats to Tim Cook for the completion of half a decade at the helm of Apple. Mac OS X Panther (version 10.3) was the first OS X version that featured a full-fledged Disk Utility program. Before this OS, the functionality of this program was spread across two programs – Disk Copy and Disk Utility. In OS X El Capitan, Apple presents Disk Utility with a completely new look – you’ll definitely feel it if you have used the application before. The interface is cleaner and less clumsy. Let’s start with interface Search Disk Utility in your

From iPhoto to Photos App: A Guide to Import iPhoto Library

import iPhoto to Photos for os x

Apple pulled down the curtains on the fight over the limitations with iPhoto in OS X, with the launch of Photos app as an update. This Photos app allows you to handle your photos in all new way! With improvements in features and functionality, editing and sharing photos have never been so fun. Though it is similar to iOS 8 in terms of functionality, but Apple made sure that iPhone users feel comfortable with the new app and make a transition from iPhoto & Aperture to Photos app smooth and easy. It’s certain that a lot of questions lingering in

Effective File Management with Optimized Storage in macOS Sierra

Sierra Optimized Storage

There can have occasions where management of files on your Mac will become much harder than you think. There’ll be a huge volume of data we stored over the years. Some of the data gets accessed frequently, while some may remain unaltered. Anyhow, none of us wants to put those unused data simply into the garbage. Otherwise, we’ll not rush after any of the Mac data recovery tools, even the data lost from our machine is not so important. So, if your Mac hard disk is out of space, you may need to move some of your files to any

A Complete Guide to Install MacOS Sierra Public Beta

Install MacOS Sierra Public Beta

It’s been over a month following the first beta of MacOS Sierra introduced in 2016 WWDC keynote.  We can’t expect the final version of this OS before this fall, of course. But, there’s no need to wait so long – Sierra public beta version is live now! This article is meant for whoever likes to install MacOS Sierra public beta on their Mac machines. Some of you may still be wondering about this name – MacOS rather than using OS X. Certainly, Apple has changed its naming system for its devices to more precisely depict the platform a device represents. For example, iOS

How to Downgrade from El Capitan to Yosemite

Apple has come up with new version of operating system known as Mac OS X El Capitan which is the successor of Yosemite. Some people are happy with this new version, whereas some people are unhappy as this new OS fails to reach their expectations. In such cases, they may want to downgrade back to Mac Yosemite. But the problem is how to do that? Here we are providing a detailed description about how to downgrade from El Capitan to Yosemite in simple steps. It includes all information about how to uninstall OS X El Capitan and reinstall OS X

Transfer iPad Camera Roll to Mac

Photos captured and videos shot on iPad’s camera all will be saved in camera roll folder. This lets you import or transfer these files onto your Mac or Windows PCs. Not just that it also helps you to backup your important pics and free up some space. In order to transfer iPad images from camera roll to Mac computers you need some photo importing tools – iPhoto and Image Capture. Listed below are the steps for importing iPad pics to Mac: Import photos using Import Capture: First connect your iPad to your  Mac computer and turn it ‘ON’ Unlock the

How to Use Spotlight Search on Mac

Spotlight in Mac is a search utility which helps you find your files in a very convenient way. With the help of spotlight you can search for things such as documents, applications, media files and other files. As the time passes Mac might get accumulated with enormous amount of files; but when it comes to accessing any specific file then it would become difficult if the location is not know. However in such situations spotlight tool can come handy which searches the result within a blink of eye. What is more special about this tool is that the utility can

Upgrade Macbook Pro to SSD

Do you want your MacBook Pro to work like a charm and obtain more performance efficiency out of MacBook Pro? Then upgrading your MacBook Pro Hard drive to SSD will be the best option as it increases the response and the throughput of your MacBook Pro. Just read on to know how to upgrade your MacBook Pro to SSD… But “Why only SSD?” Unlike normal hard disks SSD does not have moving parts in it which makes it more rigid and robust in nature. Additionally, it has many advantages over traditional hard drives. Some of these important advantages include very

How to Use Mac Safe Boot

Booting Mac using Safe Boot option is a troubleshooting process that helps to diagnose and fix some of the common system problems encountered on Mac system. It is the first step to fix any issues on Mac. Mac Safe Boot comparatively functions same as that of Safe Mode in Windows, which boots OS with minimum drivers and diagnose the cause for the error. Similarly when you Safe Boot on Mac, a complete system check will be performed to locate and fix the errors causing problems on Mac. What happens when you run Safe Boot on Mac? Actually, when you safe

Install Yosemite from USB

One of the most awaited Operating System of 2014 i.e. Mac Yosemite is now available for use. Apple has recently released the beta version of the latest Yosemite OS with new and advanced features. Who wouldn’t like to try this latest version? Every Mac user would love it! You can easily work with and get familiar with all features of this new Yosemite that too without disturbing the already running Mac installation in simple steps. Yes! you can achieve this by just creating a bootable USB flash drive with Yosemite and then connecting it to the Mac desktop or laptop