PCloud is an online backup and storage solution. Affiliate link: pCloud How do I add folders for synchronization? The instructions tell you to right click on a file and select ‘Sync to pCloud’, but for a first time user on a mac this didn’t work for me. What I had to do is to open […]
Are you trying to erase a USB drive on your mac but getting this error as soon as you insert it? That might be because the disk is a Windows/Linux bootable formatted as FAT-32, which OSX cannot read. And then when you try to erase in disk utility, the USB is greyed out and First Aid doesn’t […]
I have an iPhone 6 and have run into problems with space since I started sending, receiving, and taking more pictures. Texts with attachments were the biggest culprit, followed by an uptick in taking pictures in general. Using Google Photos has helped tremendously to free up space, but with the addition of more apps plus old apps […]
The problem: Created a bootable USB flash drive for Windows 10 for my HTPC, but after adding the files I just couldn’t get it to work (ended up burning to a CD and using an external CD drive instead). Later, tried adding new personal files to said USB but couldn’t. So I tried to erase. Got an error […]
Sure you can get free hosting (using a free wordpress site, weebly, hubpages, squidoo, or ezinearticles), but buying a domain name (I always pay less than $10/year) and getting your own hosting is simple, easy, affordable, and most of all – gives you more options. Options such as: 1. Brandability (nickriebe.com vs nickriebe.wordpress.com) 2. You have […]
Do you have 2 or more macs? Don’t wanna pay $100 a year for Mobile Me? Are you slighty techy and looking for a free solution? You’ve come to the right place. Gotta give 100% props to both ryanburns.me and to howto.wired.com for the below. This is how to sync iCal and Address Book 100% for […]
CTRL + SHIFT + EJECT sleeps the display immediately Totally ninja… like something they do in the movies!
I got some great help with this annoying problem from this site: http://www.mactricksandtips.com/2010/01/copying-files-error-code-0.html Copying Files – Error Code 0 Hey While moving some large files around the other day I came across a rather funny code that got me confused for quite a while. Every time I tried to copy the file it would throw up […]
I used http://www.twilightedge.com/mac/daaconverter/ for Snow Leopard. Worked like a charm.
I just added a new Downloads Page up at the top… My plan for here is to add valuable little downloads for free – cool stuff, or just stuff that might help you out!