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Disable or Remap the Caps Lock Key to Avoid Accidental ALL CAPS

Published Friday, April 3, 2020

As you undoubtedly know, TYPING IN ALL CAPS is considered shouting on the Internet. Doesn’t it bug you when you accidentally tap the Caps Lock key and start writing in uppercase? 

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In-shop procedures for MacCafé

Published Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Before bringing Mac, iPad or iPod (we do not repair iPhones)

In-shop procedures for MacCafé

We remain open to provide Apple computer and iPad repair services vital to employees and students who are working from home and/or sheltering in place. To keep our customers and staff as safe as possible while doing so, we have changed procedures to minimize contact and potential for the spread of contagions.

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Troubleshooting Steps for When Your Mac Won’t Print

Published Tuesday, March 31, 2020

There’s little more frustrating than being unable to print a document when you need it. You choose File > Print, and nothing happens. Or, worse, macOS looks like it’s printing, so you focus on some other task, only to realize 20 minutes later that nothing has come out of the printer. Now what? Try these troubleshooting steps.​

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Set Your Preferred Name and Photo for Messages in iOS 13

Published Friday, March 27, 2020

In your list of conversations in Messages, you probably have lots of people who have generic icons next to their names or numbers. You likely look like that to other people as well, but a new feature in iOS 13 lets you share your preferred name and avatar picture with other iMessage users (blue-bubble friends). 

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What to Do If You Run Low on iCloud Storage Space

Published Tuesday, March 24, 2020

By default, Apple gives every iCloud user 5 GB of storage space. That disappears quickly, given how it’s shared between iCloud Mail, iCloud Drive, iCloud Photos, Messages, and iCloud-enabled apps.

Apple will, of course, sell you more iCloud space. $0.99 per month gets you 50 GB, $2.99 per month provides 200 GB, and for $9.99 per month, you can use a whopping 2 TB. The latter two plans can even be shared with others in your Family Sharing group. 

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Invoke Split View More Easily in Catalina

Published Friday, March 20, 2020

Split View on the Mac helps you focus on your work in one app—perhaps a word processor—while providing access to one other app, like a Web browser. 

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Preparing Your Organization for a Possible COVID-19 Quarantine

Published Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Preparing Your Organization for a Possible COVID-19 Quarantine

As of this writing, the respiratory disease COVID-19 has caused nearly 3000 deaths and infected over 80,000 people worldwide. There are relatively few cases in North America currently, but that could increase significantly. For high-quality information about COVID-19, turn to the World Health Organization and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Is Your iPhone Reporting “No Service” When You Know There’s a Signal?

Published Friday, March 13, 2020

Have you ever seen the dreaded “No Service” label at the top of your iPhone’s screen, even when you’re pretty sure there should be cellular reception? It’s not common, but the iPhone’s cellular radio can occasionally get confused.

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