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Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.

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List of Updates, DIY Upgrades, Repair Articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    December 5th-9th, 2016 News Archive
  • Carbon Copy Cloner 4.1.12 Update (fix minor issue in 4.1.11)
  • Little Snitch 3.7.1 (4722) for OS X 10.10 and later
  • Apple lists Best of 2016 apps, music, movies and more
  • Understanding and Troubleshooting Kernel Panics in macOS
  • Posts on reported Battery Problems with Late 2016 MacBook Pro
  • Yamaha MusicCast Controller (US) iOS app v2.10 (iOS 9 or later)
  • Review of HGST Ultrastar He10 10TB Enterprise Hard Drive
  • Extending Home Networks: Comparing, HomePlug AV2, Wi-Fi Mesh
  • Chrome 55.0.2883.87 (stable channel update)
  • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
    - About macOS Recovery
    - How to reinstall macOS
    - How to install Windows using Boot Camp
    - How to set up and use an external Mac startup disk
    - About System Information on your Mac
    - How to move your files/data to a new Mac
    - Manually migrating data from another Mac (OS X)
    - What to do if your Mac doesn't sleep or wake
    - List of Apple Diagnostics: Reference (error) codes
    - If your Mac keeps asking for the login keychain password
    - If a Time Machine backup takes longer than you expect
    - If your Mac keeps asking for the login keychain password
    - How to use Single sign-on with your iOS device or Apple TV (4th gen)
    (with list of providers and apps that support single sign-on)
    - About Mac notebook batteries (Optimizing, Troubleshooting, Servicing)
    - Using 4K displays, 5K displays, and Ultra HD TVs with your Mac
    - Get help with video issues on external displays connected to your Mac
    - Get help with Home Sharing for iTunes libraries
    - Recommended settings for Wi-Fi routers and access points
    - How to Identify legitimate emails from the iTunes Store
    - How to use the Home app on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
    - If your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch won't connect to a Wi-Fi network
    - About macOS Recovery
    - Mac keyboard shortcuts
    - About Wi-Fi Assist

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