The ‘Apple Mac’ Archives
Posted November 11, 2014 by

How Do I Jailbreak My iPhone 6 and Other iOS 8 and 8.1 Devices?

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With the introduction of iPhone 6 comes iPhone’s new operating system, iOS 8. During the early years of iPhone, it took a few months, after the introduction of a new firmware, before the device could be jailbroken. Now, it only takes a few days for the Pangu team to release the tool that is used to jailbreak newer versions […]

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Posted November 11, 2014 by

How Do I Set Medical ID on My iPhone 6 for Personal Emergencies?

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iPhone 6 has a feature called Medical ID that allows you to enter information about yourself that can be useful during medical emergencies. This includes the name and phone number of a family member or friend that you want to be contacted in the event that you have a medical crisis. Based on your preference, you can […]

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Posted November 10, 2014 by

How Do I Turn My MacBook’s Screen to Grayscale Mode?

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Colorful, flashy advertisements or poor color combinations on websites can strain your eyes if you look at them for a long time. If you often suffer from eyestrain after sitting for hours in front of your laptop, switching the screen to grayscale mode, which forces the screen to display everything in black and white, will keep […]

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Posted November 7, 2014 by

How Do I Record My iPhone or iPad Screen Without Jailbreaking?

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If one of your friends needs help troubleshooting problems on his iPhone and you cannot meet him in person, sending a video to him explaining how to fix the issues would be helpful. Here’s how you can do it without jailbreaking your device.

Posted November 6, 2014 by

Keep Hackers from Stealing Your iTunes or iCloud Password

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Apple devices sync your data to iCloud by default. You have one password for your iTunes account, iCloud, and your Apple devices.  If someone hacks your Apple password, they can copy your documents and photos from iCloud and purchase music and videos with your account. However, if you turn on two-factor authentication, a hacker cannot log […]

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Posted November 3, 2014 by

How Do I Change My Account Password on Mac OS X?

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If you think somebody in your family knows the password to use your Mac, follow this tutorial to change it.

Posted October 29, 2014 by

How Do I Rearrange or Add New Widgets to the Notification Center on OS X Yosemite?

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In OS X Yosemite, Apple has made some significant improvements to the Notification Center. Now, it contains more useful information and can be customized further with widgets. This tutorial helps you personalize the Notification Center with steps for adding, removing, and rearranging widgets.

Posted October 26, 2014 by

How Do I Reduce the Transparency Level of Windows on OS X Yosemite?

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After you upgrade your Mac to OS X Yosemite, you will find the visuals of the system to be one of the biggest and most noticeable changes. Every part of the system has been transformed to a more modern, flat look. Besides the new system program icons, windows are now semi-transparent, which means the background […]

Posted October 25, 2014 by

How Do I Use Swype for iOS8?

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With iOS8,  Apple has allowed the wildly-popular Android Swype keyboard onto the iPhone and iPad.  Swype lets you drag your finger across the keyboard keys to write instead of typing.  You can write much faster this way. This feature has long been available on Android and supports many languages there including difficult-to-type languages, like Hindi. […]

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Posted October 13, 2014 by

How Do I Block or Unblock Someone from Calling or Sending Messages to My iPhone or iPad?

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Receiving repetitive messages or calls from strangers on your phone can be frustrating. If this has become a frequent annoyance to you, consider blocking those spamming numbers. The steps provided in this tutorial will show you how to do it on an iPhone or iPad, without any third-party software.

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