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Steps to create a shortcut on your Mac

Like Windows, macOS allows you to create shortcuts (alias). Basically, this allows you to gain a quick access to your items or apps without the need to browse through tons of files and folders to locate the original files. The best thing is that you can move an alias anywhere on your Mac and launch items within it without having…






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Steps to create contact groups on your iPhone

Creating contact groups is pretty helpful if you want to stay in touch with many of your friends or family members. Unfortunately, iOS device doesn’t include the option to create a contact group. However, there is a simple workaround for creating contact groups on your iPhone. All you need to do is to use your iTunes and iCloud accounts. With…







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Steps to save live videos in Instagram on your iPhone

Instagram is undoubtedly the most photo-sharing service in the world. Instagram keeps improving itself with the introduction of new features and changes. Last year, Facebook-owned service launched live video and disappearing photos in an attempt to compete directly with Snapchat. Basically, the live video feature can be found in Instagram Stories and allows you to broadcast video to your followers….







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Steps to reset a password on macOS Sierra

Password protecting a Mac is one of the best things you need to do to keep your computer from prying eyes. If you are one of those who frequently hand your Mac to other people or you simply forgot your admin user account password, you will probably want to reset the password on your computer to make sure that everything…







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Steps to remove a favorite in the iPhone Phone app

Apple iPhone strives to improve every year, making what you do most much quicker and better. In this case, the Phone app on your iPhone automatically gathers all numbers you call most often in a section called Favorites, offering the fastest way to call the people you talk to most. All you need to do is to tap the name…







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Steps to post photos to Instagram from your Mac

Instagram is the most popular photo-sharing app in the world. Facebook-owned service allows you to share your photos and live stream your content. However, like or not, you always go to your smartphone every time you want to post a photo to Instagram. Luckily, things have changed. Earlier this month, Facebook-owned photo sharing app rolled out a new feature that…







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Steps to resend a message in the Messages app for Mac

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you cannot send a message in the Messages app on your Mac? If you have, well you are not the only one. In reality, at times the Messages app for Mac becomes a cause of annoyance, as it fails to send a message correctly, forcing you to force quit the app…







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Steps to mute an embedded video in the Messages app for iOS and macOS

Embedded video playing is one of the most exciting things when it comes to Messages app for iOS and macOS. Basically, when you receive a video link within the Messages app on your iPhone or Mac, the video will automatically play right within your message conversation without the need to open it in a media player or web browser on…







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Steps to enable screen lock button on MacBook Pro with Touch Bar

The MacBook Pro with Touch Bar models are changing a lot of things we have grown accustomed to in macOS. In this case, you cannot use the lock screen keyboard shortcuts to enable the lock screen ability on the 2016 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. However, this doesn’t mean that you cannot lock your Mac screen. If you now have…







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Steps to disable all Safari browser plug-ins on your Mac

Like other web browsers out there, Safari for Mac includes the ability to run third-party plug-ins like Flash Player, Adobe Acrobat Reader and other tools. Basically, these plug-ins add additional functionality and services to Apple’s web browser. However, third-party plug-ins may lead to app instability and security problems. If you barely use services that require third-party plug-ins in Safari, you…







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Check out how you can turn off extensions in Safari on Mac

Safari on Mac now allows you to install third-party extensions to enhance user experience. You now can share your webpages on social medial feeds, take notes and interact with apps right without switching apps. For some users, Safari extensions can be pretty useful. Others, on the other hand, find them annoying. If you happen to sit in the latter group,…







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Steps to search photos on your Mac

Apple’s Photos for Mac offers you a speedy and functional way to edit, manage and share your images. However, there is a lesser known feature called Search that’s embedded in the Photos app for Mac. Basically, the feature allows you to search for objects, descriptions of locations, places and beings in photos on your Mac. The Search feature might not…







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Steps to search messages on your iPhone and iPad

In iOS 10, the Messages app received a big improvement with the introduction of stickers, bigger emoji characters and effects. Noticeably, Apple has finally opened its messaging platform for third-party apps, offering tons of ways to spice up your conversations. However, there is a lesser known feature within the Messages app on your iPhone and iPad. We are talking about…







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Steps to change the Sent From email address in the Mail app for Mac

If you now have multiple email accounts on your Mac, well you are not alone out there. Normally, you can set an email address as default on your Mac, meaning that all emails sent from your side will come from your default email address. However, there are times when you want to use a different email you have already set…







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Steps to create an event in Facebook Messenger app for iPhone

Facebook is the most popular social network out there with a user base of more than one billion. The social network strives to improve every year with the introduction of new features and changes. Facebook is not just restricted to sharing and posting videos or photos. If you now have Facebook Messenger on iPhone, you will be happy to know…