Connie Yang has been working as a web content creator since 2017. Over the years, she has spared no effort to study and create articles on common software problems from both macOS and Windows machines. She can master a lot of topics especially in disk or computer-related niches.
She keeps learning consistently from IT specialists, and her abundant tech knowledge empowers her to have deep understanding of the tech terms and issues. Her posts are easy to follow and have received many positive feedbacks from readers. She has updated technical solutions in howto column and explanatory contents in wiki column at regular intervals.
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Guide to fix 'com.apple.DiskManagement.disenter error' via proven ways. Also, help you find out the causes of this error and avoid data loss.
About how to fix the Mac recovery mode not working issue. And help you restore your Mac or reinstall macOS when Mac won't boot into recovery mode.
Simple ways to recover data from an Apple Silicon M1 Mac. And to explain why data recovery on M1 Mac differs from that of Intel-based Mac.
A guide to prevent the excessive SSD usage happening or becoming worse. And how to extend the lifespan of the SSD on an M1 Mac.
About how to downgrade macOS Big Sur to Catalina, downgrade macOS Catalina to Mojave. And how to restore data after downgrading macOS.
Here's guide about how to enter into macOS recovery mode on Intel or M1 Mac and how to run First Aid from recovery mode.
Guide to help you fix the Mac/MacBook pink screen without data loss. And help you reboot your MacBook Air/Pro and find out the possible causes of MacBook pink screen.
How to fix your M1 Mac that won't turn on and make it can reboot. Moreover, find out its causes.
Guide to recover deleted/disappeared notes on Mac with free data recovery software, Time Machine backup, the Recently Deleted folder, and iCloud.
Guide to fix your MacBook Pro not charging with efficient ways. Help your MacBook that won't charge work properly again.
A guide to reset your forgotten login password and admin password on Mac including M1 MacBook Air. And to unlock MacBook Pro without password.
Guide to create a bootable USB installer and then use this external drive to boot your Mac/MacBook. Offer quick fixes when Mac won't boot from USB.
Guide to fix your frozen Mac especially MacBook or M1 Mac from unresponsive apps or programs, the startup screen, or the frozen mouse.
Guide to fix Mac that won't start in Safe Mode, including Mac won't boot in Safe Mode but boot up normally and Mac takes forever to boot to Safe Mode.
Guide to fix MacBook screen flickering issue and analyze its reasons. Stop MacBook Pro screen from flickering with efficient and proven ways.
Fix error 'You need to format the disk in drive before you can use it' on external drives. Recover data from the RAW disk on Window 10/8/7/Vista/XP.
About how to use the full-scale methods to analyze and solve WD external disk not recognized problem in Windows.
This guide helps you analyze common causes of SSD not showing up in Windows and offers you the full fixing methods for SSD not showing up step-by-step.
About how to fix CHKDSK cannot open volume for direct access error, and a complete analysis of the possible reasons why Windows is unable to run CHKDSK.
Guide to fix the stop code issue of unmountable boot volume efficiently and boot your PC when you encounter blue screen error in Windows.
Fix the 'No mountable file systems' error that occurs when you open a DMG file on macOS Big Sur, Catalina, etc. Reasons for this error.
How to uninstall apps on Mac? This post helps completely uninstall applications and programs on Mac, even the apps that can't be deleted.
About how to fix the kernel_task high CPU usage problem on Mac. Also, help you find out the causes of kernel_task high CPU usage.
Guide to reinstall macOS Big Sur on M1 Mac in efficient ways. And avoid and fix the errors that occurred installing macOS on M1 Mac.
About how to fix Command R not working issue on your iMac, MacBook, Mac mini. Help you boot into macOS Recovery mode and reinstall macOS.
About how to format a USB drive on Mac to FAT32, Mac OS Extended, NTFS, etc. Format a USB for Mac and Windows. Recover data from a formatted USB drive.
About how to use Disk Utility First Aid to check Mac disks and run First Aid from Mac Recovery Mode. What to do when Disk Utility First Aid failed.
This article tells you how to use Time Machine on Mac to backup the operating system, files and apps, and steps to restore your Mac.
How to mount Google Drive on Mac? Tutorial to mount Google Drive as a local drive on macOS Big Sur/Catalina 10.15/Mojave 10.14/High Sierra 10.13.
A full guide to quickly restart a Mac when it runs slow or overheats and force restart a Mac when it freezes or even won't boot.
A guide to help you completely wipe a MacBook, including app accounts and all other private data. Also, offer how to wipe a MacBook Air.
Fix AirDrop not working on Mac, iPhone, or iPad, including checking Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, etc. Also, tell the devices that are compatible with AirDrop.
About how to set an alarm on Mac in different ways, including using the built-in Calendar and Reminder, online alarm clock, and the Wake Up Time app.
Download the macOS and update your Mac. Preparations before macOS update, including check macOS compatibility and disk space, back up your Mac, etc.
A guide to reset a Mac without reinstalling OS, including using the erase all contents and settings feature in macOS 12.
You may be confused when you enter the right password but fail to log in to your Mac. This guide will explain some solutions for you to fix this issue.
About how to convert PDF to Word on Mac, including using Preview, Google Docs, Automator, third-party converter. Convert PDF to Word on Mac for free.
How to convert MOV to MP4 with the macOS built-in app, VLC media player, and free online MP4 converter. Also offer differences between MOV vs. MP4.
About how to convert HEIC to JPG for free with applications on Mac, including Preview, Photos, and Automator. The difference between HEIC vs. JPG.
A guide to find, watch, and recover deleted YouTube videos. And it also offers the precautions to avoid YouTube videos being deleted again.
Guide to format your SD card on Windows 10 with different tutorials, select a right file system for your SD card, and the preparations you need to do before formatting.
Guide to help you master chkdsk quickly, use chkdsk to check and repair hard drives, and troubleshoot errors when running chkdsk.
About how to add a printer to your Mac via Wi-Fi, USB, Bluetooth, or IP address. Offer stepwise methods for adding a printer to a MacBook.
Fix your Mac that won't shut down and find out the reasons for this issue. Tips for avoiding MacBook that won't shut down.
Paragon NTFS for Mac review about its features, macOS compatibility, Paragon NTFS for VS iBoysoft NTFS for Mac, Paragon NTFS for Mac VS iBoysoft DiskGeeker.
Tuxera NTFS for Mac review, about its main features, macOS compatibility, Tuxera NTFS for VS iBoysoft NTFS for Mac, Tuxera NTFS for Mac VS Paragon NTFS for Mac.
Boot your Mac in Safe Mode, and use Safe Mode to fix your Mac problems. Also, offer solutions for fixing Mac Safe Mode that's not working.
An overview of APFS snapshots, including what an APFS snapshot is, what it is used for, where it is stored on Mac, and APFS snapshots vs. Time Machine backups.
An overview about Mac Command R, including what does it do on Mac, how it boot your Mac in Recovery Mode, etc.
About USB ports, including their types, uses, etc. Help tell the differences between USB-A, USB-B, and USB-C and find a suitable USB port for you.
An overview of Apple silicon Mac, including its performance and weak points. The differences between an Apple silicon Mac and an Intel Mac.
An overview about SD card, including what's an SD card, how to use an SD card, how to format SD card, and differences between types of SD cards.
Difference between APFS vs. Mac OS Extended in speed, encryption, Time Machine backup format, etc. Which one is better for disk format.
About what is NVRAM and what is it used for, when to reset NVRAM and how to reset it, etc. Also, tell the differences between NVRAM, Flash, and RAM.
About what is NTFS and the pros and cons of Microsoft NTFS. The differences between FAT32, exFAT, and NTFS.
Worry about OneDrive data security? This article will show you how does OneDrive encrypt your files/folders in personal vault plus its risks, and how to better encrypt your files with OneDrive data encryption software.
This post shows you everything about iCloud data security, and how to protect your iCloud files and folders with iCloud data encryption software.
Learning everything about Dropbox encryption, including how secure is Dropbox encryption and how to encrypt Dropbox files/folders.
About what is APFS, including its OS compatibility, features, and limitations. Also, compare APFS and Mac OS Extended.
An overview about T2 security chip, including which Mac models with T2 chip, what is it, how does it work. Differences between T2 chip and M1 chip.
This article talks about cloud data encryption solutions and how to encrypt files and folders before uploading to the cloud with best cloud encryption software for Google Drive, OneDrive, iCloud, Dropbox, etc.
An overview about external hard drive, including what's an external hard drive, usage of external hard drives, the best external hard drive for Mac, etc.
Learn everything about Google Drive encryption, including how to encrypt your Google Drive free without Google Drive application and how Google Drive encryption works.
This post reviews three best free cloud encryption software to help you find the best cloud encryption tool to encrypt files before uploading to cloud storage like Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, iCloud, Amazon S3 and so on.