Category Archives: MacBook Tips

Video Card Failure in MacBook Pro!

Did you get the dreaded Video Card failure message on your MacBook? You are still able to see this error message on your MacBook because it probably has two video cards. One is a basic one and one is a performance card. The performance card might have failed. This will mean that you can continue… Read More »

MacBook Pro Right Click Not Working in Windows!

Right click is a pretty basic function on any Mac. But, if you are using Windows 7 on your MacBook Pro or any other Mac, you might have a strange problem where doing a right click on your track pad does zilch. Here’s how to fix it. How to fix non-functioning right click on MacBook,… Read More »

MacBook and MacBook Pro Slow Without Batteries?

Did you dispose off your MacBook or MacBook Pro batteries, as you thought you could manage without them, using direct wall power instead? Did this affect your CPU speed? Are you wondering how your Mac can work SLOWER when not relying on batteries? Shouldn’t it be the other way around? The answer is surprising. How… Read More »

How Long Will My MacBook Pro Battery Last?

Have you got to a stage where your MacBook’s battery isn’t the same as before. Does it seem to lose charge sooner than usual and does it also seem to take longer to charge? It could just be that your battery is on its last legs. Here’s the skinny on how you can determine when… Read More »

MacBook Pro Will Not Open with Apple Watch

Have you gone to your Mac’s system preferences (Security & Privacy) and enabled the “Allow your Apple Watch to unlock your Mac” feature? If you were disappointingly greeted with a “Enter Password” screen while you were wearing your watch and ready for an automatic unlock, here’s what you need to do. How to fix Password… Read More »

How to Increase MacBook Air Storage?

MacBook Air comes with a stunning design. While the tapering teardrop design gives you a laptop that looks like none other in the market, it has its drawbacks. And the biggest drawback is small storage space. The basic edition MacBook Air that costs a hefty $999 comes with just 128 GB PCIe-based flash storage. Pay… Read More »

MacBook Running Parallels Keeps Shutting Down

Brand new MacBook Pro users running Parallels (v12), especially the ones that have a touch bar on their Mac, are facing a weird problem where their Mac simply shuts down when the lid is closed, even if settings are in such a way that it should sleep instead of shutting down. There might be a… Read More »

How to Fix Kernel Panic Automatic Restarting?

Did your MacBook automatically restart itself, after a Kernel Panic? The fix can be simple. Here’s what you can do. How to fix? Look at your Kernel Panic report. It is a file that will read very similar to the dump shown below. Within that report, look for the highlighted section and identify the kernel… Read More »