Category Archives: Software

Apple Releases macOS 10.12.1 for Mac

For those of you that have Mac laptops, Apple has now released the latest update to the OS (now known as macOS).  The latest version, which is 10.12.1, is now available after going through beta testing for the past month or so.  

Bring Back IE / Change Default Browser In Windows 10

Since the release of Windows 10, most of the comments I’ve  heard are positive.  Everyone seems to like Windows 10, or at least like it more than Windows 8, however the BIG complaint that I keep getting over and over involves Internet Explorer being removed,

Apple Releases Safari 10

While everyone was waiting for the release of macOS, Apple also released Safari 10.0 for those Mac users on OS X El Capitan or OS X Yosemite .  Apple lists the Safari 10 update as a recommended update, that includes improvements for privacy, compatibility, and

macOS Sierra Now Available For Mac’s

For those looking to update to the new Apple macOS Sierra, it is now available.  To get it, from your Mac, go into the App Store and look in the featured section. There you will find the link to download the latest version of the

Upgrade To macOS Sierra Coming 9/20

Update: macOS Sierra is now available. See more detail on the post macOS Sierra Now Available  As of tomorrow 9/20, Mac owners will have the option to upgrade to the new macOS Sierra operating system. Up to now, the Mac operating system was known as

Last Day To Upgrade To Windows 10 For FREE

This is it. If you want to upgrade to Windows 10, and NOT pay for the upgrade, you have to do it today. July 29th is the Last Day To Upgrade To Windows 10 For FREE! Ok I get it, but I rather use my

Get Classic Start Menu On Windows 10

For those that do NOT like the look of the Windows 10 Start Menu. Here is what you need to do to get the classic start menu on your Windows 10 machine. I’ve installed Windows 10 on all my machines at home.  I don’t have any

OS X Error – An error occurred while preparing the install

Sometimes the most difficult issues have the simplest solutions. My current situation with a MacBook Pro just happens to be one of those situations.  When trying to reinstall OS X, getting error message “An error occurred while preparing the installation. Try running this application again”.