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Product Review – Stellar Phoenix Mac Data Recovery 6.0

Product Review – Stellar Phoenix Mac Data Recovery 6.0

If you ever experienced lost data from a hard drive crash or other storage device, you know how it feels especially when you never backed up your data. It is impossible to recapture all the data off a Mac, even if you are wise to have configured a Time Machine to take care of backups. […]

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Top 5 USB 3.0 External Drives for Mac OS X

Top 5 USB 3.0 External Drives for Mac OS X

Having an external hard drive for data backup is all the way good, no matter what the initial causes were that made you get one. Since I always take care of my data, it is obvious to me to have an external portable drive, Besides, I always have extolled such portable storage media, as I […]

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Different Stages of Apple before Achieving Iconic Status

Different Stages of Apple before Achieving Iconic Status

Apple, the famous computer manufacturer, has not jumped straight to iconic status right after hitting the computer industry. The company after a great time of uphill struggle now has reached the top, where no other company today can even think of reaching. As mentioned above, Apple does not have a magical stick that took it […]

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Stellar Partition Manager 2.0 Product Review

Stellar Partition Manager 2.0 Product Review

Every Operating System or platform requires effective partition management for easy organization of data and free space. Hard Drive partitioning makes sense as it can solve all your computer-related headaches and make your experience a breeze. If you look at Mac, there is an inbuilt tool ‘Disk Utility’ that allows for creating partitions, formatting drives, […]

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Critical Reasons for Mac Slow Performance

Critical Reasons for Mac Slow Performance

Have you ever thought why your Mac loses its performance after some time? Or are you looking for the reasons responsible for sluggish behavior of your Mac? If you answered yes, then you are at right place! This article may help you understand basic reasons responsible for deteriorating performance of Mac and possible ways to […]

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5 Utilities for Repairing Bad Sectors in Mac Hard Drives

5 Utilities for Repairing Bad Sectors in Mac Hard Drives

Apple is held in high regard for a number of things: branding, design, innovation and security. All these apply to their entire line of products. What cannot be denied, however, is that there is no device that runs flawlessly. Even Apple’s high-end computers—the desktop workstation Mac Pro and the laptop MacBook Pro—can still run into […]

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Symptoms, Causes and Recovery of Data from an Unmounted OS X Mac Drive

Symptoms, Causes and Recovery of Data from an Unmounted OS X Mac Drive

Symptoms of Unmountable Drive: Based upon many users’ experiences, the following can be summed up as the symptoms when a drive begins to unmount. A Drive failing to mount either through a firewire or USB. Files can be seen but any task on them like copies, moving can’t be performed. The drive may once or […]

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Cloning or Imaging a Mac Hard Drive Explained

Cloning or Imaging a Mac Hard Drive Explained

Majority of the people get confused between hard drive cloning and hard drive imaging and do not understand whether they have to clone their Mac hard drive or image it! Since cloning software provides both options to clone and create an image of the hard drive, both options look almost the same. They both copy […]

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Data Loss Scenarios in Mac OS X and Mac Data Recovery

Data Loss Scenarios in Mac OS X and Mac Data Recovery

Hard drives undoubtedly form an important part of your Mac computer system. It is not only a repository that facilitates non-volatile storage of data, rather much more than this. It is a place where your operating system, program files, and data reside. Mac hard drives require proper maintenance and verification tasks time after time to […]

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How to Improve Mac Performance

How to Improve Mac Performance

Mac is one of the advanced operating systems which is not only preferred by professionals, but also used largely by home users. However, despite various advantages, high performance, and usage of Mac, its slow performance is one of the common problems which almost all Mac users start facing over a period of time. The most […]

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Malfunctioning of “Finder” Option Led to Data Loss – Here is the Solution

Malfunctioning of “Finder” Option Led to Data Loss – Here is the Solution

Mac machines are engulfed with so many advanced and interactive features that today almost all of us want to owe it. Out of its various user friendly features, one of the most appreciated one is ‘Finder’ option. Finder is used to organize almost everything on Mac, including management of all the files and folders, deletion […]

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Disk Corruption Problems in Mac OS X and Possible Remedies

Disk Corruption Problems in Mac OS X and Possible Remedies

A number of times, you run into problems, wherein the Mac system behaves abruptly and even fails to boot. This normally happens in the event of an abnormal system shutdown, power surge, or forced restart. You may come across any of the below given scenarios while trying to start your Mac OS X system: The […]

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