How I can stop my Mac making its startup sound?
How much free disk space should I keep on two external hard drives, a 2 TB and a 250 GB?
Every time that I start my new Mac up, I see a message about an insecure Startup Item being disabled. How can I remove that?
When I tried to wake my early 2008 Mac Pro up, it had apparently tried unsuccessfully to restart, leaving the Power light flashing. Why?
Macs are increasingly reliant on background services, and increasingly vulnerable to their problems. Mastering the services on your Mac will help make it faster and more stable.
Memory capacity is a major determinant of your Mac’s performance, and a significant proportion of its cost. But how complex it has become…
When something goes wrong with your Mac, the best clues are usually found in the log. Are you scared to open Console, or panic when you scroll through its contents?
Q I happened to open Console the other day, when I had few apps open and nothing busy. […]
Like all sophisticated systems, Macs do sometimes go wrong. Indeed in some hands they always seem to be […]