Prevent Mac Spinning Rainbow Wheel

When You’re Ready to Prevent that Spinning Rainbow Wheel Once and For All If you’re in the midst of a spinning rainbow and you need immediate, sweet relief from that pesky wheel, then first read our cornerstone posts on How to Fix and Prevent Mac’s Spinning Rainbow...

How to Fix and Prevent Mac’s Spinning Rainbow Wheel

What to do When You Get Mac’s Spinning Rainbow Wheel Editors note: this post was originally published in April 2016 and was updated in 2017 to reflect new reviews and experiences. The Problem I often have 10+ tabs open on my browser and three to four programs that I am...

When Your Mac is Running Slow Download CleanMyMac 3

How to Speed Up Your Mac When Your Mac is Running Slow I switched from a PC to a Mac about six years ago now. You know how they say, “Once you go Mac you never go back.” Yep. That’s true for me. One of the most attractive aspects of the switch was that I...

Reasons Your MacBook Air is Slow. (Fix Them Now!)

The Top Reasons Your MacBook Air is Very Slow If you’re repeatedly Googling “Macbook Air very slow” then it’s time to take more serious action. Let’s get a solution in place for that very slow MacBook Air that won’t cost you and arm and a leg,...

Speed Up Your Mac By Removing Duplicate Files

Stop the spinning rainbow wheel and speed up your Mac by finding and removing duplicate files Gemini 2 is the sister application of MacPaw’s Clean My Mac 3. It’s a duplicate file finder. As you go through the craziness of your day, you may not realize how many application...

More Ways to Fix and Prevent Mac’s Spinning Rainbow Wheel

Editor’s note: this is an addendum to our wildly popular How to Fix and Prevent Mac’s Spinning Rainbow Wheel post. Make sure you’ve checked that one out first, then come back here for a laugh and more solutions!   When You Can’t Stop Seeing the...

MacBook Pro Overheating? Try a Cooling Pad

If you find your MacBook Pro Overheating consider these well-rated cooling pads (after you’ve investigated for any other issues) If you’ve got an MacBook Pro overheating you need to first try our Top 5 Tips for an Overheating Mac which include the following: Clea...

The Best Bag for Your Mac Computer

I have a history of owning/operating my computers for a long time (well, relatively long based on today’s electronic lifespan). In graduate school my peers referred to my computer as “grandpa” because it seemed ancient compared to all the shiny new laptops...

How to Sell Your Used Mac Online

Tips and Resources for Listing and Selling a Used MacBook Selling a used MacBook? After years together you may realize you and your Mac need to part ways. Maybe your Mac isn’t keeping pace with you anymore, or maybe you’re simply lusting after one of the crisp new...

MacPaw Gemini 2 Review: Remove Duplicate Files and Improve Mac Speed

A Two-Step Solution for Finding and Removing Duplicate Files and Similar Files Last week MacPaw announced the release of Gemini 2, it’s duplicate file finder, and I was geared up to try it after a successful run with CleanMyMac 3, another of MacPaw’s products, earlier...
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