Gifs are a quick and easy way to share information or funny moments. If you have the desire to create one but are unsure how to do it then look no further. Here is how to capture gifs on Mac using GifGrabber. Installing GifGrabber GifGrabber is a free app from the Mac App Store. You can […]
Windows 10 has been out for a while and there are a lot of things happening with in the Windows world that make some Mac OS X user curious. That is unless you want to try out Windows 7 that is. Nonetheless, if you want to try out Windows 10 on your Mac you can […]
With the introduction of Apple Music, lots of people began switching to Apple’s streaming service. We have to use iTunes to use Apple Music but for me it isn’t really a problem. Some of you might not like iTunes, but for me you can do some pretty awesome stuff. One of them is using the iTunes Mini Player. The Mini Player plus Apple Music lets you quickly see music information and also like, dislike, and skip songs. This can be very useful especially if you have lots of apps open on your Mac. For me I usually use more than one desktop to get my work done. If you are like me and use iTunes mini player you may have noticed it doesn’t follow to a new desktop. With the quick Mac Tip below you can keep the iTunes mini player on all Desktops
Mac OS X can get a lot of notifications now a days. From iMessages, emails, to websites spending notifications to OS X. We recently shown you how to disable notifications from the lock screen, which is helpful unless you want to turn all notifications off for a set period. This is where Do Not Disturb comes in. Here is how to temporarily disable notifications with Do Not Disturb in Mac OS X.
We all know how important backing up your computers are, especially if you don’t want to lose any of your data. Here at Doztech, we recommend two backup solutions, like backing up to SkyDrive. The first is locally, so you can access your files quickly. The other, is offsite. Either a backup solution to the cloud or backing up your data to an external hard drive and sending it somewhere. None the less, the first solution we will talk about is a local backup solution on Mac OS X. Mac OS X has a built in featured called Time Machine. This allows you to backup all of your data on Mac OS X and forget out losing anything. Here is how to setup Time Machine on Mac OS X.
The notifications center was first introduced in OS X Mountain Lion. Then improved in Mavericks with some more features. One of the new features in Mavericks is notifications on the lock screen. This is great if you want to see important information without logging into your Mac. But this is also bad if you don’t […]
Mac OS X has an awesome feature called Mission Control. Mission Control lets you create more desktop spaces so you don’t have to worry about a cluttered desktop. You can also use these extra desktop spaces as a work flow. What I generally do is have my main work on Desktop 1. Then switch to […]
Linux is a great operating system to learn how to use. With the help of Linux live USBs and CDs you can test out a Linux distribution without installing it on your Machine. You can always install Linux in VirtualBox, but this method will take up hard drive space unlike a live USB or CD. […]