How to recover a deleted Downloads folder in the Dock on Mac

The Downloads folder in the Dock is extremely handy for quick access to downloaded files. If you accidentally delete it, or if it disappears from the Dock for some other reason, you probably want to return it to its original location. Fortunately, it is quite easy to return the Downloads folder icon to its original … Read more

How to change the icon of an application, folder or file on Mac (macOS)

Developers are far from always worried about creating a high-quality and modern icon for their applications in the macOS environment. Some apps not only do not really fit into the style of icons in the dock, but they also look downright terrible. ♥ BY THEME: Option (Alt) Key Features on Mac (macOS), 20 Tips You … Read more

How to quickly create a folder based on selected files on Mac (macOS)

macOS has always differed from its “window” counterpart by much more ergonomic interface. For example, on Windows, the action “create a folder and move the selected files there” is not as convenient as on a Mac. ♥ BY TOPIC: Finder on Mac (macOS): 9 helpful tips. One of the features of the standard macOS Finder … Read more

An overview of all the standard programs from the Utilities (Others) folder on a Mac: what is each for

If you’ve just bought your first Mac and are used to working with Windows, you may find it helpful to learn about the standard applications found in the folder “Utilities”… In this article we will tell you about all the programs from the folder “Utilities”and what they are for. ♥ BY TOPIC: Notification Center in … Read more

How to quickly open a folder with a file from the Dock using ⌘Cmd in macOS

⌘ buttonCmd (to the left and right of Space) is an important part of your daily work on Mac… With its help, we do really important things – switch input languages, copy, paste and much, much more. Today we will tell you about one more opportunity ⌘Command… ♥ BY TOPIC: Secrets of Spotlight Search on … Read more

Windows “con” folder: why can’t I create a directory with this name?

Not everyone likes the Windows operating system. How else to explain such a large number of macOS and Linux users? There are a lot of awkward and sometimes even strange things in Window. For example, in this system, for some reason, you cannot create a folder named “con”. ♥ BY TOPIC: How to disable Windows … Read more

How to change default folder icons to emoji emoticons in macOS

Blue folders on the desktop look too conservative. But why keep them that way if you can change it manually? This will help liven up the desktop, and make the folder icons much more fun, for example, in the form of emoticons. ♥ BY TOPIC: How to change the Downloads folder for downloading files in … Read more

ICloud Drive Folder Sharing: How to Get a Folder Link Directly from iPhone, iPad or Mac

Many popular cloud storage services support folder sharing, from the popular Microsoft OneDrive, Dropbox, and Google Drive to lesser known ones. Few people know that you can also share a folder in iCloud. In this article we will show you how to do it. ♥ BY TOPIC: Useful Siri commands for Mac (macOS) in Russian. … Read more

How to change the Downloads folder for downloading files in Safari on Mac to another

When downloading files, the Safari browser does not ask where to save them. All photos, videos, music and other data automatically go to the default folder – “Downloads“. In this article we will show you how to change this directory. ♥ BY TOPIC: How to quickly open recently closed tabs in Safari on Mac – … Read more

How to put a password on a folder in macOS (Mac) without installing third-party applications

Some of our data requires protection from unauthorized access. In macOS, encrypting folders directly is not possible, but there is nothing stopping them from being placed in secure containers. Special applications, such as Encrypto, do this. But this program works with its own encryption format, which will make it impossible to open the folder on … Read more

Declutter Overview – Automatically Sort Files by Folder on Mac Desktop

Having Dock on macOS eliminates the many shortcuts to applications on the desktop. Often this does not apply to documents, multimedia files and other information that we clutter up the space with. This issue is solved by installing the useful Declutter utility, which we will cover in more detail in this article. Download Declutter for … Read more

How to enter the Spam folder in Gmail and where it is located on your phone and computer

Gmail is a fairly advanced email service. In addition to many useful features, it is able to protect the user from spam or phishing scams by automatically sending suspicious emails to the folder Spam. ♥ BY TOPIC: How to cancel sending emails to Gmail after clicking the Send button. This folder itself is created in … Read more