How To Turn Off Password Protection On a MacOS Computer

Although it is generally not a good idea, there are certain scenarios where you would have to turn off password protection on a MacOS. Perhaps you are going to sell your computer or maybe you are sitting alone at...
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Record The Screen On Your iPhone Or iPad Without a Mac

If you want to explain how something works on your iPhone or iPad, you can record the screen, showing the steps in action. Previously, to record the screen on your iOS device, you needed to connect your device to...
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How To Turn Off FileVault On Your MacOS Computer

One of the many great things about an Apple computer is the ease in which you can encrypt its contents. Mac computers are highly sought after by thieves, and if yours gets nicked, encryption is essential. To enable encryption,...
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How To Enable Touch ID On Your iPhone (Or Disable It)

One of the most useful features on an iPhone is Touch ID. Instead of constantly tapping in your PIN whenever you want into your phone, you can alternatively press one of your fingers against the Home button. If you...
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How To Set a Default Wifi Connection & Ignore Other Ones

If you live in a busy neighbourhood, your wifi connection will likely be one of many. This means when you are trying to connect to your own wifi, your computer may try to connect to other ones first. The...
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How To Reschedule Or Snooze Notifications In Android Oreo

Notifications are useful to let us know when emails or messages come in, when tasks are due, or when your best friend posts something funny on Facebook. However, you're not always ready to deal with notifications when you get...
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How To Get Your Facebook Account Verified For The Tick Badge

In the last article, I showed how to get your Twitter account verified, if you believe you are high-profile enough online to be impersonated. But did you know you can also get your Facebook account verified the same way?...
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How To View, Open, & Dismiss Notifications On iOS 11

Apple has changed how you dismiss notifications on iOS 11. You can't dismiss notifications all at once anymore. You may not be happy that Apple changed something you didn't consider to be broken, but they did add more functionality...
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How To Get Your Twitter Account Verified For The Blue Tick Badge

It's strange how, as a species, we hanker after awards and achievement badges. Online, this has become known as "gamification" and is used to great effect on fitness apps such as Fitbit. But badges are also used on social...
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How To Share Clipboard Content Between Android & Your Computer

Your Android phone or tablet is useful on its own, but sometimes it's just easier to use a computer. Maybe you start taking notes or write something on your phone or tablet, and you decide to continue that task...