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How to Format an Exernal Hard Drive for Mac

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Most external HDD comes in NTFS format, which means, it work fine on Windows but MAC, the drive will become read-only. Or let say you brought an unformatted HDD. Whatever be the case, if you are only going to use your HDD on MAC, you will have to format it to …

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How to Use NTFS Drive on MAC – 3 Ways

how to use NTFS on MAC

NTFS (short of new technology file system) is a default file system for Windows. It was first introduced in Windows NT and over the years it has only got better. It supports all the modern features like encryption, journaling (reduce data loss), file permission, compression etc etc. Since Windows is still …

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Mac Tips: Cleaver use of Spotlight

Ever since I switch to MAC, Spotlight is my favorite feature. It’s a ‘desktop search’ feature for Mac OS X which lets you search for ‘stuff’ on your computer. But unlike ‘Window’s search’, the spotlight is dashing fast. The spotlight has become better, with new Yosemite update. As it now, appears …

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10 Less know Mac keyboard shortcuts

mac keyboard shortcuts

Everyone loves keyboard shortcuts. And why shouldn’t they? It’s the quickest way of GTD (getting things done) on computers. I like keyboard shortcuts because of 2 reasons: 1. Time saver: Switching hand between mouse and keyboard, take too long. Whereas using the keyboard shortcuts is faster. Thus more work in less …

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Prevent Mac from Automatically Going to Sleep

Prevent your Mac from automatically going to sleep

One thing that every new Mac user notice pretty soon is that; their computer put itself to sleep after some time of inactivity. This is a useful feature, introduce to save battery. But often this feature becomes irritating. For instance when rendering video, compiling code or downloading something from the …

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Share Files Between Mac and PC

Share Files Between Mac and PC

If you are following my updates on Instagram, then you may have noticed the MacBook, which I bought a few weeks back. And the first problem I faced with my new MacBook was, How do I transfer files to new computer, i.e., From Windows to Mac. Watch this Video Tutorial (recommended) Related: How …

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