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How to Rebuild the Spotlight Index on Mac OS X

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Sometimes, Spotlight stops working and it doesn't give you results. This can be fixed by rebuilding its index!

Use Mac's Built-In Features to Extract Text From a PDF File

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PDF or the Portable document format is a noce way of sharing documents with saving layout, formatting and security. Anyway, you may need to copy text from such file.​

Tips and Tricks on Managing App Windows on Your Mac

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Macs give us an opportunity to manage multiple app windows at once, so you don't need to click at every app to close them, for instance. ​Thanks to Apple, macOS has built-in tools that are helpful in organizing and cleaning up app windows.

Should You Really Defrag Your Mac?

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You may remember the process of defragmentation from your PC days. So, is there any similar utility for Mac? What if there are some performance issues? I'll tell you how to deal with them.

Tips on Using iTunes Backup for Restoring iPad Info

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If you have bought a newer iPad and need to get back all your info, or you need to bring it back for some other reason, restore it with iTunes backup.

Let's Improve iPhone Battery Life!

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iOS 11 is great, but it uses more battery resources. I’ll tell you how to cope with this problem and make your batteries life longer!

How to Use Apple's AirDrop​ on macOS and iOS

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AirDrop is an effective feature of macOS and iOS that helps to share content with other Apple devices. I’ll tell you how to use this feature on your iPhone or iPad, or Mac.

Ways to Fix the Disk Using Utility for Mac Disk

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Have you ever faced up to one of these troubles on Mac? Mac doesn’t switch on, access denied and damaged files, several applications unexpectedly closed. In these cases, you should recover the disk.

A Guide on Using VPN on Mac

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VPN is a useful tool for connecting private networks throughout the Internet. Macs have a built-in option of the VPN connection and here is a detailed step-by-step guide on configuring it.