Category: password

  • Fix “Confirm Mac Password” to Keep Using iCloud in System Settings

    Fix “Confirm Mac Password” to Keep Using iCloud in System Settings

    Go to OSX Daily to read Fix “Confirm Mac Password” to Keep Using iCloud in System Settings Some Mac users have discovered a “Confirm Mac Password” message in System Settings or System Preferences on their Mac, and while it can appear at random, it often shows up soon after installing a system software update. For […]

  • How to See Your Wifi Passwords on Mac and PC

    How to See Your Wifi Passwords on Mac and PC

    Read full article: at LifeHacker The wifi password is a power both desired and feared: Everyone wants to know it, but forget it, and you’re toast. Why Microsoft and Apple make it difficult to find wifi passwords on Windows and Mac isn’t clear (this is valuable information, after all). But, rest assured, those passwords are […]

  • Get a Shared Wi-Fi Password on Mac

    Get a Shared Wi-Fi Password on Mac

    Go to OSX Daily to read Get a Shared Wi-Fi Password on Mac If you’re a Mac user trying to join a wi-fi network, whether your own, a friend or family members, or a corporate wireless network, you can make the process of joining the wi-fi network much easier by using the shared wi-fi password […]

  • How to Protect Your Student Laptop and Accounts From Hackers

    How to Protect Your Student Laptop and Accounts From Hackers

    Read full article: at LifeHacker Cyberattacks are a huge risk, and they’re on the rise. College students—especially those who are away from home, bringing their devices to class, or frequently connecting to public wifi—may be particularly vulnerable to hacks and cybercrime. Here’s how they can avoid becoming a victim of a cyberattack. Read more… Read […]

  • How to Enable Mac's New Built-In Two-Factor Authenticator (and Why You Should)

    How to Enable Mac's New Built-In Two-Factor Authenticator (and Why You Should)

    Read full article: at LifeHacker In case you haven’t heard us preach about this issue before, you really should be using two-factor authentication for all your important accounts. An extra layer of added security, with a six-digit passcode that’s regenerated every 30 seconds, is essential for keeping your digital accounts safe and secure. But the… […]

  • How to Find and Delete All Your Old, Unused Accounts

    How to Find and Delete All Your Old, Unused Accounts

    Read full article: at LifeHacker We all have accounts we no longer use, but some apps and websites make deleting your profile a pain. In those cases, simply ignoring them is an easier option. However, unused accounts are a major security threat—all it takes is one successful data break or credential-stuffing attack to potentially compromise […]

  • Forgot Apple Watch Passcode? Here’s How to Reset It

    Forgot Apple Watch Passcode? Here’s How to Reset It

    Go to OSX Daily to read Forgot Apple Watch Passcode? Here’s How to Reset It Did you manage to accidentally lose or forget your Apple Watch passcode? Don’t worry, it’s not the end of the world. You can get back full access to your Apple Watch by simply resetting it and you can do this […]

  • How to Share Your Wifi Password From Any Device

    How to Share Your Wifi Password From Any Device

    Read full article: at LifeHacker Every time you have visitors to you home, they probably ask for the wifi password before anything else. You can go the route of the local coffee shop and take the wifi name and password up on the wall, or keep sharing these credentials manually until you have them memorized. […]

  • How to Check for Reused & Compromised Passwords in Safari for Mac

    How to Check for Reused & Compromised Passwords in Safari for Mac

    Go to OSX Daily to read How to Check for Reused & Compromised Passwords in Safari for Mac Do you use a password that’s easy to guess for your online accounts? Or perhaps, you reuse the same password for multiple accounts? Maybe you’re wondering if your password has been compromised in a known data breach? […]

  • How to Reset Screen Time Passcode on Mac

    How to Reset Screen Time Passcode on Mac

    Go to OSX Daily to read How to Reset Screen Time Passcode on Mac Lost or forgot the passcode that you use for Screen Time on your Mac? Don’t start panicking. Thankfully, resetting your Screen Time passcode without losing all your settings is a pretty straightforward process on macOS. Screen Time makes it easy to […]