How Much Space is Left on My MacBook Air?

Finding the amount of storage space left on your MacBook Air is something that you will need to do if you are getting warnings that your startup disk is almost full, or if you have attempted to download or install something, only to find that you are unable to complete the action. If you are […]

How to Print Screen on a MacBook Air

The Print Screen feature on a Windows computer is incredibly useful if you are in a situation where you need to show someone else something that you see on your computer. But that Print Screen key is not present on Macs, which can leave you wondering how to do a print screen on a Macbook. […]

How to Find and Remove Old and Large Files from a MacBook Air

A lack of hard drive space is a common affliction for MacBook owners. The computer is so well-suited for creating and consuming media files that it is easy for those large files to quickly fill up your hard drive. So when you reach the point where there isn’t enough room for your next project, you […]

How to Optimize iTunes Storage on a MacBook Air

Movies that you download from iTunes, or TV show episodes, can take up a lot of space on your MacBook. Many movie files are several GB in size, while TV show episodes can be several hundred MB. These file sizes can add up over time if you buy a lot of movies or television episodes […]

How to Clean a Full Startup Disk on a MacBook Air

The full startup disk error on the MacBook Air is something that you will probably encounter at some point as someone that owns or works with this laptop. The 128 and 256 GB versions of the Air are really easy to max out, and a full hard drive on my MacBook Air is something that […]

How to Empty the Trash on a MacBook Air

The Trash bin on your MacBook Air is where a lot of your files go when you delete them. This may seem to be unproductive, as the files are still on your computer, but having this additional step before you permanently delete files from your laptop can save you some headaches if you inadvertently move some […]

How to Disable Siri on a Macbook Air

The Siri feature on the iPhone and the iPad has been increasing its capabilities since first being introduced, and there are a lot of actions that you can perform using its voice activated functions. Siri is also available on your Macbook Air, which allows you to use the microphone on the computer to give voice […]

How to Remove Duplicate Files from a MacBook Air

The Mac operating system has a habit of creating duplicate copies of some of your files. This can come in the form of duplicate photos, documents, or duplicate songs in iTunes. While this duplication can serve some beneficial purposes, it has the unfortunate side effect or using your limited hard drive space. When you have […]

How to Delete Junk Files from Your MacBook Air

Your MacBook Air has a fixed amount of space available to use for your apps, files, pictures, and everything else that is generally accumulated over the lifespan of a typical computer owner. So when you find that you are running out of space for the files and programs that you actually want and need, you […]