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24Nov/15
Install and Uninstall Software on Mac Computers
How to Install and Uninstall Software on Mac Computers?

Apple Mac computers are already preloaded with many software and applications but you may also try to install other utility software to perform a specific task or maintain the data base or records of a daily transactions. But it would be not easy to install third party software into your Mac device, as you need   Apple tech support which will help you tell the right process of software installation.

The Mac computers use disk image or .dmg files for installing new software, and many times files are available in various other formats like .pkg or compressed with .zip file. All the applications of Mac computers are stored in the application folder that can be easily located by its name. Below you can see the right and most expedient process to install software on Mac with few easy to understand steps.

Step1: To install a software or application first you need to download that from the internet in the Mac compatibility mode or version supporting the Mac computers. Make sure the Mac files should be in the format of .dmg, .pkg or .zip to extract files in safe manner with complete configuration and settings.

Step 2: Now double click the file to open it for the further process, if the file is in zip format, then first unzip or extract the files which will be automatically stored into its own created new folder.  Now sail across the folder to find the .dmg or .pkg file in that folder to start the installation process.

Step3: When you find any of these types of file you can double click on that particular file to start the process of installation of the application packed into that particular folder. Make sure your Mac computer has sufficient space to store the data base and run that application without facing any kind of issue.

Step4: Now you can follow the installation instructions given at each step of software installation process. However, most of the .pkg files will carry out whole process itself but in case of .dmg files you have to drag the app to the application folder and then it will be successfully installed. If you are not able to extract zip files or facing problem while running installation process just call to Mac technical support. 

How to Un-install Software on Mac

Uninstalling the application from your Mac is also very easier. You just need to drag the application from your application folder and send it to the trash folder and you if you want to remove it permanently from the hard disk of your computer you can also clear your trash folder and eliminate permanently from your computer system.  And you can also get Mac technical support to remove any application from your Mac.

16Nov/15
Understanding and Troubleshoot 5 Most Common Errors of MacBook OS
Understanding and Troubleshoot 5 Most Common Errors of MacBook OS

MacBook computers work on the most advance technology and there could be unexpected errors stopping you to move further. Though each error message is clearly defined to instruct the user and follow the next step accordingly but sometimes it’s hard to recognize. Hence, you need to know what each Mac error means so that you can take corrective measures or call to apple technical support to solve the issue.      

Error 1: The Application “Program Name” Quit Unexpectedly

This error is one of the most common error messages of Mac OS X. This message occurs once in a blue moon and not affects other programs or applications. To remove this you can restart the application and it will be most probably not visible there. You can also see the details of the error and re-launch the app.

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Error 2: When You Startup Disk Is Almost Full

As the message displays when your MacBook’s hard drive is full and there is no space left any more to store anymore data. You just need to free some space from your MacBook hard disk. To make a space you can take help of apple tech support or simply empty the trash folder as it can give you lots of space.

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Error 3: You Cannot Open the Application As It Is Not Supported By This Type Mac

Your operating system will show this error message if you cannot run a particular application on your current version of Mac OS X. Hence, you need to update the affected program as recent versions may work only with other versions of Mac OS. Usually app developers release the latest versions to update with an Apple Mac OS X update sooner or later. If there is no such update you can get mac technical support to check the other possible measures and fix them to update your MacBook.

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Error 4: A Folder with Question Mark

This error means that your Mac cannot find your hard disk, as Mac OS can start with multiple other drives including external connected derives and when it disconnected and system startup then this errors message appears. And this error message can also appear when there is something wrong with your Mac’s internal hard disk. And if it not works you can contact to mac support number for quick help.

A Folder with Question Mark

Error 5: Error Report

Sometimes while using a program crashes itself and displays a message called “Error Report”. This error report is a list of all information that the developer uses to fix the common issues. You can click OK to send the report to the developer but you will not get a personal response. The entire data is gathered and used to detect the general issues, instead of a specific problem. And if this message appears again-and-again you can remove it from program’s preferences from the library or dial to apple help number 1(833) 493-0111.