How to disable Mac OS X location services

Last Updated: Friday, July 15, 2016 How to disable Mac OS X location services    Watch the Video: How to disable Mac OS X location services Location services allow your Mac to determine your geographic location. Apps and websites like Maps, Weather, and Safari use your location to deliver relevant content. This is both useful and […]

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How to stop Apple Music auto renewal

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 How to stop Apple Music auto renewal Apple has launched its much anticipated Apple Music service. The service is available for a 3-month introductory free trial to anyone who wants to try it out. The free trial period serves as an incentive for users of rival music services like […]

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How to uninstall Flash Player from Mac

Last Updated: Thursday, January 12, 2017 How to uninstall Flash Player from Mac There are several reasons why you may want to uninstall Flash Player from Mac. It could be that you had an unsuccessful or corrupt installation of Flash Player that is not working.  Or maybe you just want to remove a known installation of Flash […]

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I am asked to install Java after I already installed it

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 I am asked to install Java after I already installed it You’re thrilled about upgrading your Mac to OS X 10.10 Yosemite. Who wouldn’t be? Everything seems to be running smoothly. You have checked out all the great new features, updated your desktop background to a pink-hued image of […]

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How to clear the Java cache on Mac

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 How to clear the Java cache on Mac When you clear your web browser’s cache of temporary Internet files, you force the latest version of a web page to load. In much the same fashion, when you clear the Java cache on Mac, it forces the browser to load […]

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How to enable and disable Java in Safari on Mac

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 How to enable and disable Java in Safari on Mac No matter which web browser you use on your computer, you will need the Java plug-in from Oracle in order to view content that uses Java, such as Java applets.  The Safari web browser on Mac from Apple is no […]

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How to enable the Java Console on Mac

Last Updated: Monday, July 18, 2016 How to enable the Java Console on Mac You may need to diagnose Java implementation issues on your Mac computer. If so, it may be helpful to gather Java-related messages from your computer’s Java Console. A support team may request this information, which is also know as “output”. Below are the steps […]

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How to find Java version in Mac OS X

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 How to find Java version in Mac OS X You can find Java version in Mac OS X without running a Java applet in your web browser.  Fortunately, there are a variety of methods to find the Java version in Mac.  Below is a description of some of those […]

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How to reinstall Java 6 on Mac OS X

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 How to reinstall Java 6 on Mac OS X How to uninstall Oracle Java 7 Java is a free software currently developed by Oracle Corporation.  Apple provided its own implementation of Java for Mac OS X until October, 2012.  At that time, the Apple verison of Java 6 was […]

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Apple releases Bash security flaw patch

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 Apple releases Bash security flaw patch Apple released a Bash security flaw patch on Monday, September 29, 2014.  The vulnerability impacts Unix-based systems, and was discovered and announced by a Red Hat security team.  Called “Shellshock” (CVE-2014-6271), the Shellshock bash vulnerability allows an attacker to inject malicious code into your […]

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