When should you reset your SMC and NVRAM, repair permissions, install a Combo update, or re-install the whole of macOS?
Did you download and install any Mac software from the MacUpdate site on the first or second of […]
Mac firmware had become a real mess, and would have made firmware malware a nightmare. Over the last few months, Apple engineers have at last got a grip.
Hectic with SIP problems in High Sierra, the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities, then iCloud Drive’s strange stripping of extended attributes.
How to attach a metadata flag to a file or folder, to bring it under the protection of SIP.
2017 was never going to be easy, and Apple had a lot of accidents over its closing months. It delivered a lot of new products, and with them a lot of new problems.
Long-awaited, this new book tries to cover most of the ground that the advanced Mac user, developer, sysadmin, or support person needs to understand.
The Finder manages its tags, so changing the label of any tag is immediately reflected in all items using that tag. But what are null tags, and why are they so common?
If Apple manages the performance of iOS, does it do the same with macOS? What is there to stop that from being used against us?
Completely rewritten to use macOS support libraries, parse log extracts, work with both local and iCloud keychains, and give you controls.