Kirk McElhearnSenior Contributor, Macworld

Senior contributor Kirk McElhearn (@mcelhearn) writes The Ask the iTunes Guy column and writes about Macs, music and more on his blog Kirkville. He's also the author of Take Control of iTunes 11: The FAQ.

Time-Saving Tips: At the Office

Working for a living doesn't have to mean living at work. Whether you're balancing a budget in Excel or crafting a...

Transferring Files Securely

If you're traveling and you need a key document, such as the latest draft of your business plan or the presentation your...

Office 2008 Survival Guide

If you've recently upgraded to Microsoft Office 2008, you may like the productivity suite's new features, but you may also...

Set up a Basic Workgroup File Server

For Mac users in small businesses, or even on home networks, one issue arises when they want to find an efficient way to share...

Search for ITunes Music by Star Rating

You probably know that you can use smart playlists in iTunes to filter your music. Say you want to find all your 5-star...

Record Any Sounds

Many fleeting sounds that play on your Mac are worth preserving. Content streaming over the Internet-be it Internet radio...

View Inline PDFs in Firefox 3

If you're using Firefox 3 to browse the Web, you may have noticed that it's missing one essential feature (for many) that you...

Use an AppleScript to Force a Desktop Picture Change

You may use the Mac OS X feature in the Desktop preferences to have your desktop images set to change every n minutes in...

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Launch System Preferences With a Keyboard Shortcut

You may need to open System Preferences from time to time to adjust network settings, change user account options, or some...

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How to Save Time by Typing Less

Until Apple starts rolling thought-controlled Macs off the assembly line, we'll still depend on keyboards, mice, and trackpads...

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