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Create Spare User Account on Mac to Troubleshoot Problems

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When setting your new Mac system or after re-installing the latest version of macOS, creating an admin account or a spare account apart from your normal user account is highly recommended. This admin account can be used to troubleshoot some common issues with the applications or macOS. Let us see how a spare account can be used to troubleshoot issues. How to Troubleshoot Problems with Spare User Account? When you encounter issues with your Mac and presumably aren’t hardware related, like freezing of an application, stalling of macOS and display of rainbow cursor, show possibilities of preference file corruption. But

5 Computer Mouse Handy Tips for Windows Users

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Computer mouse, one of the most effective and skillful devices and without which we find it difficult to perform certain tasks. In this article, we talk about 5 simple and useful tricks that save your time and to do much more than cut, copy, paste or to open the context menu. Computer Mouse Tips for Windows Trick 1: Use Shift Key to Select Text Most of them will be already using this as it is a very common and widely used trick. If you want to select the text, hold the shift key and press right button on the mouse

Paint 3D – New Application in Windows 10

Paint 3D is a new app added in Windows 10 with creator’s update. With this tool, you can create 3D models, share them online or even with print with a 3D printer. Let’s see how to use this app and create 3D models. What is Paint 3D This is not just the latest version of Paint. It’s a 3D modeling app, that allows you to make your own 3-dimensional models and build scenes with several 3D models. You can download these scenes or models from Remix 3D Microsoft website or upload your own and share with others too. Paint 3D

Sync Your Settings on All Devices in Windows 10

Configuring Settings on every device is really a lengthy and tiresome process. Thankfully ‘Sync’ feature in Windows comes as a savior. Sync Settings was introduced with Windows 8.1 and continue to be an appreciated by the users. You can sync your apps and settings on all your Windows devices so that you don’t have to go through the process all over again when you re-install your operating system. Here’s how you can sync all your settings across Windows devices. Your Windows 10 operating system will take care of all the settings as soon you turn on the Sync feature. It

Computer Security to Protect from Online Thieves and Hackers

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We always think that computer security as complicated and too technical to understand. But actually, it’s not. It is a very simple process and certain changes in our behavior on how we handle our devices make a big difference. So, here are few basic yet significant things that you should know to protect yourself from online thieves. Enabling Automatic Updates We have constantly encountered with security issues in all almost all the apps that we use every day. Whether it is Google Chrome, Windows, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Adobe Flash plugin the is never ending. Most of the software and operating

How to Share iCloud Photos with Non-Apple Devices?

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Had a great vacation and dying to share your photos with friend and suddenly you realize, not all your friends are using iPhone or Apple products. Now what? Should you just forget about sharing the photos with them? Well, not really. You may in a way share your photos from iCloud to non-Apple devices. Before we move further with the iCloud photos sharing feature, we’ll look at the shortcoming of it first: Non-Apple people can only view the photos you share with them (They’ll get a web-based link). They cannot leave a comment, add photos to the ‘shared album’ or

How to Use Storage Sense to Clean Up Hard Drive On Windows 10

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Windows 10 Creators Update has a lot of new features added and one such tool is ‘Storage Sense’. This feature will delete all the temp files and a month or so old Recycle Bin files automatically. Let’s see how to enable and use it. Storage Sense is like a small version of Desk Cleanup. This will clean up the unwanted files like temp files and Recycle bin files periodically when enabled. This may not help in freeing the disk in large, but to an extent, it helps in keeping your storage a bit tidier. Open settings by clicking the Windows

Email Encryption: What Is It and How to Encrypt MS Outlook and Personal Emails

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As the number of cyber security threats is on the rise, it’s high time that we take security measures bit more seriously. Whether it’s personal or enterprise level, nobody is safe from cyber theft. One of the methods to safeguard is data encryption. To save your emails from snooping eyes, you need to encrypt/encode them. In this article, we’ll talk about what encryption is and how to encrypt your emails in MS Outlook and other personal accounts as well. What Encryption of Emails Mean? Encryption is a method of transforming your email info or data into codes which cannot be

How to Revive an Error-Prone SD Card?

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Is your SD card troubling you with error messages or doesn’t mount on your computer quickly? Well, SD cards, like any other devices are prone to throw error messages and corruption for various reasons. We had a reader who recently came with a similar query. This is what he said: “My SD card takes a lot of time to get detected by my Windows PC. Earlier it used to mount instantly. I have used this card extensively and exclusively for my camera. When I took it out plugged it to my PC with a card reader, it took forever to

Troubleshoot: External Hard Drive Not Showing Up On Mac

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Usually, when you connect an external hard drive to your Mac, it will show up on the desktop and also in the Finder under Devices. But sometimes, the drive fails to be recognized and making inaccessible to the data stored on it. If you encounter such problem, here’s how to check where the issue is and how to resolve subsequently. In this article, we’ll show you the steps to access your data from the external hard drive connected to your Mac through Firewire or USB port. Now, let’s see how to make your external hard drive show up on your