Category: Apple Silicon

  • How to Boot in Safe Mode on Apple Silicon M1 Mac

    How to Boot in Safe Mode on Apple Silicon M1 Mac

    Go to OSX Daily to read How to Boot in Safe Mode on Apple Silicon M1 Mac Having trouble booting up an Apple Silicon M1 Mac normally? Booting into Safe Mode can help troubleshoot issues on a Mac, and help to determine if a particular problem is software related, MacOS related, or even hardware related.…

  • How to Force Restart M1 Mac

    How to Force Restart M1 Mac

    Go to OSX Daily to read How to Force Restart M1 Mac Wondering how to perform some common troubleshooting tasks like force restarting an Apple Silicon M1 Mac? If you are an early adopter an Apple silicon MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, or Mac mini, you might be curious how some some tasks are different, since…

  • Downloading MacOS IPSW Files for Apple Silicon Macs

    Downloading MacOS IPSW Files for Apple Silicon Macs

    Go to OSX Daily to read Downloading MacOS IPSW Files for Apple Silicon Macs The latest Apple Silicon Macs can use IPSW files to restore and revive Mac hardware, similar to how iPhone and iPad can use IPSW files for firmware updates and restores. Unsurprisingly, this means there are now Mac IPSW files for the…

  • How to Install Rosetta 2 on Apple Silicon Macs

    How to Install Rosetta 2 on Apple Silicon Macs

    Go to OSX Daily to read How to Install Rosetta 2 on Apple Silicon Macs Rosetta 2 is necessary if you want to be able to run older non-native Intel x86 apps on new Apple Silicon Macs, like the M1 MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, or Mac mini. Curiously, Rosetta 2 is not installed by default…

  • How to Run Homebrew & x86 Terminal Apps on M1 Macs

    How to Run Homebrew & x86 Terminal Apps on M1 Macs

    Go to OSX Daily to read How to Run Homebrew & x86 Terminal Apps on M1 Macs If you’re one of the early adopters who acquired an M1 Apple Silicon Mac and find that Homebrew and many other x86 terminal apps don’t yet have support for the new Arm architecture, you’ll be happy to know…