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You can backup your Mac's data through Time Machine or iCloud.

How to set an alarm or event reminder on a Mac using the Calendar app

You can use your Mac's built-in calendar to set an alarm or a reminder for an event. Here's how to set an alarm on a Mac using the Calendar app.
Changing your Mac account's username isn't as straightforward as it sounds.

How to change your account username on a Mac computer, if you bought a pre-owned Mac or otherwise need a name change

You can change your account username on a Mac computer in several steps, but the process isn't as straightforward as it sounds. Here's how to do it.
There are several options available for changing your background image on a Mac.

How to change your desktop background on a Mac computer to any image, in 4 different ways

There are several ways to change your background on a Mac. Here's how to change your Mac's background to any image, through four different methods.
If you want to change the password to your Mac, you can do it in a few ways.

How to change your Mac computer’s password, or reset it if you’ve forgotten it

If you need to change the password on your Mac computer, here's a guide on how to change or reset it (if you've forgotten the original password).
Right click on the files that you've highlighted, then click "Compress Files."

How to make a zip file on your Mac computer, to save some storage space and clear digital clutter

You can zip any kind of files on a Mac to save yourself some storage space. Here's how to zip a file on Mac, and compress many files into a zip file.

The 7 best features of Mojave, Apple’s software for Macs

Even though it's nearly a year old, there are 7 great features of MacOS Mojave you may have missed.
Regular system updates keep your Mac running smoothly.

How to manually update your Mac computer (when you’ve been putting off automatic updates)

System updates keep your Mac running smoothly. Here's how to manually update a Mac computer in two ways, if you've been putting off automatic updates.

How to open and use the Terminal app on a Mac computer, with a few basic commands you can use to take control of your operating system

Terminal is a versatile command line system that comes with every Mac computer. Here's how to open Terminal on a Mac, with a few commands you can use.

How to restart your Mac computer in 4 different ways, including when it’s frozen

You should occasionally restart your Mac to help it run more efficiently. Here's how to restart a Mac in 4 different ways, including when it's frozen.
If your Mac isn't working right, try force quitting programs.

How to ‘control+alt+delete’ on a Mac computer, and force quit unresponsive apps

If you're wondering how to do the equivalent of a PC's "control+alt+delete" function on a Mac, here's how you can force quit unresponsive Mac apps.