Top Tips for Lion Users

and only one for Snow Leopard users Airdrop. The easiest method of filesharing between computers, ever. Use it whenever you need to move files between computers that are within wifi range of each other. You don’t even have to connect to a network or be on the same local area network. It is simple, quick…… Continue reading Top Tips for Lion Users

MobileMe and Snow Leopard, iCloud and Lion

There is a deadline looming that MobileMe users cannot escape. On the 30th June 2012 Apple will switch off the servers that run MobileMe and if you haven’t upgraded to iCloud your MobileMe email will no longer work. If you are running MacOSX 10.7.3 (Lion) then you can move to iCloud by going to http://me.com/move…… Continue reading MobileMe and Snow Leopard, iCloud and Lion

IMAP or POP, which is best?

There’s only one way to find out … fight! eMail has been buzzing around our offices and homes for 40 years, well the idea has at least, and in the last 10 years eMail has been an essential part of owning and using a computer. So how does it work? SMTP is the method or…… Continue reading IMAP or POP, which is best?

Should I upgrade to Lion?

You have very little choice, is the short answer. If you are a MobileMe user you have until June 2012, just before the GB Olympics, to upgrade your computer to MacOS X Lion and make use of all the features of the new free iCloud service. MobileMe users that don’t upgrade will lose out. If…… Continue reading Should I upgrade to Lion?