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These are the things I want my friends and family to know about their Macs.

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Backup

You have to do it.

howto 2022-07-23

Security

Urgent: read this and use caution!

howto 2022-07-23

Trouble Shooting

What to do when you have trouble.

howto 2013-12-23

Which Mac to Buy

Decide which Mac is best for you.

howto 2022-07-23

Essentials

Hardware and software to get.

howto 2022-07-23

Lesson One

If you're new to the Mac.

howto 2021-09-24

Lesson Two

Install software and start backup.

howto 2020-01-23

Lesson Three

Customizing your Mac.

howto 2020-01-23

Monterey

MacOS 12.3.1.

howto 2022-08-02

Big Sur

MacOS 11.6.5

howto 2022-08-02

Home Network

Hooking your computers together.

howto 2022-08-02

Big TV

Pictures and music using a Mac Mini.

cool 2022-07-11

Catalina

macOS 10.15.7

howto 2022-05-19

Using Big Sur's Music

How I use the Music app.

cool 2022-05-07

Music

Accessing and converting music.

cool 2022-05-01

Homebrew

Software tools

howto 2021-09-18

Photos

Good ways to manage your photos.

cool 2020-04-28

Programming

Using a Mac for programming.

howto 2020-01-03

Loss Protection

If your computer is lost or stolen.

howto 2019-10-04

Router Hijacking

Security of your home Internet connections.

howto 2018-05-27

Initial setup

First time you boot a new Mac.

howto 2017-08-11

Encrypting Files

Storing your private data safely.

howto 2014-12-19

iCloud

Apple's online service.

howto 2014-01-21

VirtualBox

Running Windows in a VM on your Mac.

howto 2013-12-18

Useful Mac-related web sites

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