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  • How to Fix ‘sudo apt-get command not found’ on macOS

    Most Debian uses dpkg packaging system which provides programs and applications for installation. Because of this packaging system, users don’t need to build programs from the source codes. The tool required to interact with this packaging system is APT (Advanced Package Tool). However, sometimes, this APT tool will not work…

  • How to Fix iTunes Error 0xe8000015

    Users experience the error code ‘0xe8000015’ when they are connecting their iPhone to their computer using the iTunes utility. The error code is followed with the following error message: ‘iTunes could not connect to this iPhone because an unknown error occurred (0xe8000015)’. Users experience this error message primarily when their iPhone…

  • How to Fix ‘Fatal: Origin does not appear to be a Git Repository’ Error

    Git is a distributed version control system which is primarily used to track changes in source code during software development. GitHub is an online hosting service for version control using Git. Both these services are used extensively in Software Development. However, quite recently, a lot of reports have been coming…

  • How to Fix Apple Pencil not Working

    Apple Pencil is a series of stylus pen accessories that are manufactured and marketed by Apple Inc. These are primarily targeted towards being used with iPads (including iPad Air, iPad Mini, iPad Pro (5th and 6th Generation), and iPad (6th Generation)). These nifty appliances allow users to use the iPad…

  • How to Fix Mac Microphone not Working

    Mac (also known as Macintosh or MacBooks) is a series of personal computers which are manufactured and designed by Apple. Macs are known to be premium and top-notch comprising of excellent hardware-software integration. They are direct competitors of Windows operated computers and are in a constant battle for more than…

  • What are PLIST Files and is it Safe to Delete them?

    Most macOS users who have ever tried to troubleshoot applications must know about .plist files. Deleting these PLIST files are shown in many troubleshooting methods for the solution of poor application performance. Users who are aware of these files also know that deleting these preference files will reset the preference…

  • How to Fix iMovie Video Rendering Error Code 10008

    The iMovie error code 10008 appears while you are trying to render a project that you have finalized. Upon trying to render, you will be prompted with the ‘Video rendering error: 10008‘ error message. This is often due to corruption in the project meaning a part of a video included…

  • How to Fix ‘Error Code – 8076’ on macOS

    Several macOS users are encountering the “Error Code -8076” error every time they try to rename, copy, move or delete files/folders. This can happen to both the external and the system drives due to not having authorized permission or corrupt data. Many cases will have different reasons but most of…

  • How to Fix ‘com.apple.commerce.client error 500’ in App Store

    Several macOS Mojave users are reporting that they are getting the “com.apple.commerce.client error 500” error every time they try to sign in or download an application from App Store. In some cases, this error might appear while purchasing an application in the App Store. The purchase mentioned in error message…

  • How to Disable Proactive Siri Suggestions

    Siri has and is still playing a big role in our day-to-day activities. As the technology world evolves, Siri is also on the track with its amazing automation features. Siri suggestions are the added feature that is meant to reveal to you the recent activities you have partaken. Siri keeps…

  • How to Fix Safari not Remembering Clicked or Previously Visited Links

    Safari is a default web browser for macOS and iOS-based devices and it was available for Windows back in past. It’s based on the WebKit engine, which is responsible for all kind of functions. Safari is best known for its simple and minimalistic interface. However, several users are reporting about…

  • How to Fix Siri not Working

    Siri is an inbuilt smart voice intelligent assistant designed for iPhone 4 and later versions, iPad, iPod Touch, Apple TV, and Mac as well. As a user of any of these devices, I believe that you know the capabilities and great features that come with this intelligent assistant. You are…

  • How to Type Accented Letters in macOS

    Many languages use accented letters to give different pronunciation and meaning. Users that also type in other languages will most likely use these letters in their words. Most specialized keyboards will have these accent mark keys on their keyboard to type them. However, fonts contain many characters that don’t appear…

  • How to Edit a PDF File on macOS

    Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format used to display documents in an electronic form. You can view, print, navigate, and send the PDF file to someone else easily. PDFs can contain buttons and links, form fields, video, audio, and images. However, PDFs are typically used to distribute read-only…

  • What is .DS_Store and How to remove it from your macOS

    Most of the users are unaware of .DS_Store files until they find it themselves someday. These files are always hidden in your system folders and working to maintain the display settings of that specific folder for the user. However, you can find the existence of these files by viewing hidden…

  • How to Zip ‘Compress’ and Unzip ‘Uncompress’ Files on macOS

    A zip file is a collection of one or more files or folders that are compressed into a single file. It saves storage space on the computer and keeps all the files organized. A compressed file is much easier to transfer through flash drive or email. Most of the software…

  • Fix: Siri can’t Connect to Network

    Siri is an intelligent personal assistant designed to perform various activities based on verbal commands by the user. As a user of iPhone 4S and the later versions, you can control your mobile device and its various apps using Siri. This is no exception for iPad, iPod Touch and Mac…

  • Fix: Move to iOS not Working

    Move to iOS is an application available in Google Play which allows users to transfer their existing Android data into an iOS device with ease. This includes data from your Contact directory, Messages, Camera photos and videos, web bookmarks, and camera photos and videos, etc. Despite a close watch on…

  • Fix: Unable to Expand Zip File on Mac

    ZIP is an archive file format that supports lossless data compression. This file, like other archive file formats, is simply a collection of one or more files and/or folders but is compressed into a single file for easy transportation and compression. However, some users on Mac OS are getting an error when they try…

  • Fix: The Certificate or Associated Chain is not Valid

    Several users are reporting that they are unable to connect to a different machine using Remote Desktop Connection. Affected users report that they get the following warning: “The certificate or associated chain is not valid”. In most cases, the issue is reported to occur if the user tries to use the Remote Desktop…

  • Fix: Disk images couldn’t be opened ‘No Mountable File Systems’

    Mac systems are one of the best working systems in the world. But even the best systems can get different kind of problems with time. One of the many errors can be “No Mountable File Systems”. Now, this error can be caused when the user tries to mount any dmg…

  • Fix: This Document has Certain Edit Capabilities that have been Locked

    Some Microsoft Word and Excel users are reporting that the program is suddenly showing “This document has certain edit capabilities that have been locked” when they try to edit it. The issue mostly seems to occur when the user tries to edit citations. As most users have reported, the issue doesn’t…

  • Fix: imap.gmail.com is not Responding on iPhone/iPad

    IMAP is primarily a protocol that is used to read messages from your Google Gmail in other mail clients such as Outlook, Apple Mail, etc. Using the IMAP protocol, you can use your account on multiple devices such that they are synced in real-time as well. Gmail’s IMAP is pretty…

  • How to Transfer Music from Android to iPhone.

    Thinking about switching from Android to iPhone? You might have a lot of content to transfer including images, videos, music, and files that may be important to you. In this article, I will be explaining how to transfer your music from your Android phone to an iPhone. There are many…

  • How to Connect Xbox One Controller to Mac

    We all know that gaming on a Mac is not popular, but some traditions have changed. In the past, this was able only for Xbox 360 controller, but the latest software which we will be using also supports Xbox One Controllers. Step 1: Cleaning your Mac (for space) Before we…