MBR vs GPT
MBR vs. GPT
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Partitions help you to manage disk space more efficiently. For example, by splitting up the available disk space into smaller sections, you can easily separate system files from application files and personal data. However, if you want to create a partition, you will have to decide whether to use MBR or GPT. So how does each of these partitioning styles work? And what’s the difference between...

MBR vs. GPT
Mac: uninstall applications
How to uninstall an application on Mac
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Free up space on your Mac’s hard drive and delete applications you don’t need (anymore) with just a few clicks. Our step-by-step instructions including screenshots will take you through the options you have via the Launchpad and Finder to delete an installed Mac application.

How to uninstall an application on Mac
Mac: start in safe mode
How to boot your Mac in safe mode
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If your Mac starts to struggle with simple tasks and is unable to launch programs as normal, this typically means there’s a serious problem with the operating system. Starting the Mac in safe mode can provide a quick solution for rectifying lots of minor issues and system errors. Read this article to find out how to boot your Mac in safe mode.

How to boot your Mac in safe mode
Mac Shortcuts
Mac shortcuts | The most important keyboard combinations
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Apple offers numerous Mac shortcuts for carrying out certain actions. These Mac keyboard shortcuts simplify working on a computer significantly. The more Mac shortcuts you know, the faster you’ll be able to use your Apple computer, thereby saving huge amounts of time. Our Mac shortcut cheat sheet shows you the most important commands for daily use.

Mac shortcuts | The most important keyboard combinations
Mac: recovering deleted files
Recover deleted files on Mac | How to
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Have you ever accidentally deleted important data from your Mac? In this how-to article, we’ll explain how to find those files and show you three quick and easy methods of recovering deleted files on your Mac. In most cases, even files that you thought were permanently deleted can still be recovered.

Recover deleted files on Mac | How to
Lubuntu
Lubuntu | fast and lean Linux distribution
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Lubuntu is an ideal solution for upgrading older computers due to its low hardware and memory requirements. But the Linux distribution is also suitable for other purposes. In our article, we take a closer look at the Ubuntu derivative, who it’s suitable for, and what Lubuntu’s system requirements are. Read on for more.

Lubuntu | fast and lean Linux distribution
Linux tee command
Linux tee command
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The Linux tee command provides a good possibility to output standard inputs as usual, and also to write them to one or more files at the same time. This way, the output can also be traced afterwards. How does the tee command work in Linux? And what are the benefits of using command? Everything you need to know about Linux tee can be found right here.

Linux tee command
Linux Mint
Linux Mint | The reliable Windows 11 alternative
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If you are thinking about switching from Windows to Linux, Linux Mint is an excellent option. The free operating system is easy to understand, simple to install, and similar enough to the Microsoft system. Here we explain what Linux Mint is exactly, what advantages and disadvantages it has, and on which computers it can be run.

Linux Mint | The reliable Windows 11 alternative
Linux grep command
Linux grep command | How to
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With the Linux grep command, you can search and filter even large files in Linux very quickly and accurately for characters or strings. We will explain what grep is, how the command is structured, and what possibilities grep commands offer you. We’ve put together some practical examples so you can see how grep works in practice.

Linux grep command | How to
Linux find command
Linux find command | Search and find files
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While working on a Linux system the command line is frequently used. Many administrative tasks require you to find files and directories based on specific criteria. In doing so, Linux admins are accustomed to using the find command. Here, we’ll show you how the command works and how to use it as a handy tool.

Linux find command | Search and find files