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How to partition external drive to use separately with Windows and Mac (HFS+ and NTFS)

So you have got an external drive and want to partition it to keep Mac and Windows data separately. If that’s the case then you have come to the right place. We will guide you through the whole process of partitioning your external drive to HFS+ (Mac OS Extended) and NTFS formats. It will allow you to use your drive with both Windows and Mac with maximum performance. Now you might be thinking why...

How to schedule Mac to shutdown at a specific time

OS X is designed by keeping in mind the ease of users and it does that in the best way, well most of the time at least. Just take this example, you are downloading a TV Show of a large size and in the middle of downloading it you have to leave for another city for some days. You can simply schedule your Mac to shutdown at a specific time by estimating the remaining download time. And unlike Windows, you...

Download OS X El Capitan’s gorgeous new dark wallpaper here

As the final release time approaches Apple is regularly releasing new betas of OS X El Capitan 10.11, making new changes with every release. Yesterday the company seeded El Capitan beta 6, which along with other changes also gave us a gorgeous new wallpaper. This new dark themed wallpaper features the El...

New undetectable and unremovable firmware worm affects Macs

Apple’s computers are generally known to be safer when it comes to viruses and harmful worms than their Windows counterparts. That however doesn’t mean they are not vulnerable. A team of researchers have created a proof-of-concept firmware worm dubbed as ThunderStrike 2 Firmworm, which affects...

How to uninstall Boot Camp installation of Windows 10 from Mac the right way

Recently we posted a complete guide on how to install Windows 10 on your Mac. Now in this post we will show you how you can uninstall Windows 10 installed through the Boot Camp method. This guide will help people who installed Windows 10 just to try the new features of Microsoft’s OS. So if you’re already fed up or facing problems, as many Windows users are reporting then we’ve got you covered. Just...

How to install Windows 10 on your Mac

Windows 10 has been released and is available for the masses to download. If you have got your copy and want to install it on your Mac, then there are two options for you. You can either install it using virtualization program like Parallels or OS X’s built-in tool called Boot Camp. In case you’re unfamiliar, a virtualization program allows you to run Windows on top of OS X just like an app. Whereas...

TaiG for Mac with iOS 8.4 jailbreak support is now available for download

The moment many Mac users have been waiting for has finally arrived as TaiG team has released their popular TaiG tool for Mac and it is now available for download. The tool just as its Windows counterpart, which was released more than a month ago allows users to untethered jailbreak iOS 8.4 and earlier versions...

How to use Split View in OS X El Capitan

Split View is one of the most awaited features of Mac, and finally it is here with the OS X El Capitan. In case you are unfamiliar with this new feature, Split View allows you to run two apps side by side in a full screen view. It could be quite useful when you are working on a document in a text editor app while searching related content on your browser. It is a really useful addition to OS X, but unfortunately...

How to auto hide and show menu bar in OS X El Capitan

OS X El Capitan mainly focuses on bug fixes and performance improvements but it also brings some new and useful options to the table. Auto hide and show for menu bar is one of the new options. Yes, you can now hide the menu bar that appears at the top of your Mac’s screen. You can bring it back by moving cursor to the top much like how auto hide feature works for Dock. It gives you full screen like experience...

How to switch to dark mode in Safari 9.0’s Reader View

Reader View is one of the most useful features of Apple’s desktop web browser and now Safari 9.0 is here to push it one step ahead. Safari 9.0 comes with OS X El Capitan (you can also download it for earlier versions of OS X, check the link below) and besides other improvements it now gives you the ability to customize the Reader View. Prior versions only allowed you to change the font size, but now you...

OS X El Capitan 10.11 beta 5 is now available to developers

Apple has just seeded OS X El Capitan 10.11 beta 5 to developers and it is now available for download through dev center and software update section of the Mac App Store. The release same as beta 4 mainly focuses on bug fixes and brings no noticeable changes or new features to the desktop OS. OS X El Capitan update as a whole just like iOS 9 focuses on performance and stability while bringing some useful...

How to enable installation of non-Mac App Store apps on OS X

By default when you try to run non-Mac App Store apps on OS X, it gives an error saying “app can’t be opened because it was not downloaded from the Mac App Store”. That error is not limited to apps from unknown sources only as you can’t even run Chrome, the world’s most popular browser with the default settings of OS X. But all these restrictions are there to make your Mac...