Friday , April 16 2021

MacBook

Hide preference panels in Mac System Preferences

You can access your Mac’s settings through the system preferences in macOS. It is possible to change certain settings via various preference panels (categories). This is quite simple and will make your Mac get personal. While an administrator password is required for the most critical settings, there may be inadvertent changes to …

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Open iCloud settings on a Mac

macos icloud settings

The System Preferences app on the Mac has been thoroughly revamped since macOS Catalina and Big Sur. Some panels have new icons and have been rearranged. The iCloud settings have also moved to a new location. Previously, you could easily consult the settings for iCloud via the preference pane of the same …

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Hey, activate Siri on a Mac

Hey, activate Siri on a Mac

Siri is Apple’s smart assistant and can be used on almost all Apple devices. Via the assistant, you can start tasks, request data, pause media, etc. Also on the Mac, you can use Hey Siri so that you can start the voice assistant without pressing a button. Unfortunately, not all Macs …

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macOS Big Sur makes 13-inch MacBooks Pro from 2013 and 2014 unusable [update]

macbook unusable big sur

Complaints rained last fall when macOS Big Sur appeared. If you owned a 13-inch MacBook Pro from 2013 or 2014, it could just be that the update caused the MacBook to suddenly become unusable. We, therefore, advised not to install the update. In most cases, installing the update on these devices went smoothly, but once the installation was …

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