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Macs can get viruses, just like PCs. Learn how to protect your Mac and macOS devices from digital threats, keep your personal data private, and boost performance.

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Hardware

How to Format a Hard Drive: The Essential Guide

There comes a time for every PC or Mac where you need to start all over again and wipe your hard drive clean. Common reasons to do so ...

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HARDWARE

How to Format a Hard Drive: The Essential Guide

There comes a time for every PC or Mac where you need to start all over again and wipe your hard drive clean. Common ...

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Speed

How to Speed Up a Slow Mac

Think Macs always run lightning-fast? Think different! Like all computers, Macs run slower over time. Luckily, you’re not doomed to a slow machine. Whether you want to fix the issues manually or speed up your Mac with software, we’ve got all the ...

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SPEED

How to Speed Up a Slow Mac

Think Macs always run lightning-fast? Think different! Like all computers, Macs run slower over time. Luckily, you’re ...

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Viruses

How to Remove a Virus from a Mac

You’re probably here because you’ve run into some Mac viruses. If so, you’re in luck: it’s not too late to remove malware from your Mac. Specialized software is the best way to handle Mac virus removal, though we’ll teach you a few alternative ...

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VIRUSES

How to Remove a Virus from a Mac

You’re probably here because you’ve run into some Mac viruses. If so, you’re in luck: it’s not too late to remove ...

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Hardware

How to Clone a Hard Drive

It’s always a good idea to backup your hard disk. Hardware inevitably dies — even SSD — and without a backup your data dies with it. To prepare for such a case it’s smarter to start with a duplicate — a full copy or a clone — of the entire hard ...

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HARDWARE

How to Clone a Hard Drive

It’s always a good idea to backup your hard disk. Hardware inevitably dies — even SSD — and without a backup your data ...

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Hardware

How to Check How Much RAM You Have

A key part of any computer is its random access memory (RAM). RAM is short-term memory, where the system works with applications and data loaded from the hard disk. When you don’t have enough RAM, the computer runs slowly. You’re probably wondering: ...

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HARDWARE

How to Check How Much RAM You Have

A key part of any computer is its random access memory (RAM). RAM is short-term memory, where the system works with ...

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Hardware

What is RAM and Why is it Important?

Random access memory (RAM) is a computer's short-term memory. None of your programs, files, or Netflix streams would work without RAM, which is your computer’s working space. But what is RAM exactly? In this article, we explain what RAM means in ...

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HARDWARE

What is RAM and Why is it Important?

Random access memory (RAM) is a computer's short-term memory. None of your programs, files, or Netflix streams would ...

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Hardware

SSD vs. HDD: Which Do You Need?

Are you running out of storage space? Is your old hard disk slowing to a crawl? Then it’s time for a hardware upgrade. But should you choose a cheaper, traditional hard disk drive? Or should you take the plunge and buy a fast SSD? We show you the ...

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HARDWARE

SSD vs. HDD: Which Do You Need?

Are you running out of storage space? Is your old hard disk slowing to a crawl? Then it’s time for a hardware upgrade. ...

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Hardware

What is a Solid-State Drive (SSD)?

A solid-state drive (SSD) is a new generation of storage device used in computers. SSDs replace traditional mechanical hard disks by using flash-based memory, which is significantly faster. Older hard-disk storage technologies run slower, which ...

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HARDWARE

What is a Solid-State Drive (SSD)?

A solid-state drive (SSD) is a new generation of storage device used in computers. SSDs replace traditional mechanical ...

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IP Address

How to Find Your IP Address on Windows or Mac

It’s important to know how to find the IP address of your computer and network. When you want to set up a network or troubleshoot a ...

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IP

How to Find Your IP Address on Windows or Mac

It’s important to know how to find the IP address of your computer and network. When you want to set up a network or ...

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Ransomware

How to Remove Ransomware from a Mac

Macs have powerful built-in security against all forms of malware, but they’re still vulnerable to attacks. The best way to keep your files safe is to stop Mac ransomware from infecting your device in the first place. If your computer has already ...

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RANSOMWARE

How to Remove Ransomware from a Mac

Macs have powerful built-in security against all forms of malware, but they’re still vulnerable to attacks. The best way ...