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How to Adjust the Volume on Your Mac

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New to the Mac ecosystem? You might be wondering how to increase or decrease the computer’s volume. Just like Windows, you can use keyboard shortcuts. And to make this easier, you can add a volume slider to the menu bar as well.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/686805/how-to-adjust-the-volume-on-your-mac/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Khamosh Pathak

How to Monitor Network Usage on Your Mac’s Dock

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Whether you’re troubleshooting network issues or just trying to conserve bandwidth, it’s handy to watch your Mac’s network usage over time. With Activity Monitor, Apple makes it easy to keep an eye on network activity at a glance in the Dock. Here’s how to set it up.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/687741/how-to-monitor-network-usage-on-your-macs-dock/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Benj Edwards

How to Monitor CPU Usage on Your Mac’s Dock

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If you often run processor-intensive apps, it’s good to keep an eye on your Mac’s CPU usage. Luckily, Apple makes it easy to get a quick glance at CPU Usage and CPU History by changing Activity Monitor‘s Dock icon. Here’s how to set it up.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/687591/how-to-view-cpu-usage-and-history-in-the-dock-on-the-mac/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Benj Edwards

How to Control When Your Mac Automatically Goes to Sleep

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It’s often a good idea to let your Mac sleep after a period of time when you’re not using it, but the way recent versions of macOS present sleep-mode options in System Preferences feels counter-intuitive. Here’s how to sort it out.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/688291/how-to-control-when-your-mac-automatically-goes-to-sleep/
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How to Delete Files from Your Mac that Won’t Delete

how-delete-any-file-mac-macos.jpg Have you ever tried to drag a file to your Mac’s Trash, only to receive an error message? Maybe the file is in use, locked, or you don’t have permission to edit the file in question. Here we cover all the ways you can delete files on your Mac that won’t delete and refuse to get in the bin. Related: 3 Ways to Fix the Service Battery Warning on Mac 1. An application is using this file You cannot delete a file if an application is using it! If your Mac is displaying the “file in… Read more13872503.gif

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Jessica Thornsby

Why Are Some Mac App Icons Crossed Out?

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If you’re seeing application icons on your Mac with a crossed-out symbol on top of them, it means that macOS can’t run the application. While there could be several causes, the most likely is that you recently upgraded macOS, and it no longer supports 32-bit applications. Here’s why—and what you can do about it.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/686351/why-are-some-mac-app-icons-crossed-out/
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Make Your Mac Feel Faster by Turning Off Bouncing Dock Icons

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By default, every time you open a Mac application by clicking it on your Dock, the app icon will briefly “hop” in an animated sequence as the app loads. If you find this annoying, Apple makes it easy to turn off. Here’s how.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/687358/make-your-mac-feel-faster-by-turning-off-bouncing-dock-icons/
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The Best Twitter Apps for Every Platform

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If you’re a dedicated Twitter user and have been relying on the website to get your fix, a standalone app is something worth looking into. These clients introduce new features and quality of life improvements to your Twitter experience, along with removing some of the frustrations of the official Twitter app.

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Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/52119/the-best-twitter-apps-for-every-platform/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Eric Schoon

How to Stop Dropbox from Opening at Startup on Windows or Mac

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Dropbox is a handy way to synchronize files across devices via the cloud. By default, Dropbox starts whenever you turn on your Windows PC or Mac, but sometimes you might not want it to. Here’s how to make sure it doesn’t launch when you startup.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/686527/how-to-stop-dropbox-from-opening-at-startup-on-windows-or-mac/
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