How to solve your Mac and iOS problems
Most of us have come to take for granted that our Mac, iPhone, or iPad just sort of… work. It’s there when we need it and ready to perform whatever task we demand of it. Even those of us who’ve been using Macs for two decades – since the days when dealing with the unexpected was a necessary part of using any computer – can scarcely remember a time when things didn’t go as planned nearly all of the time.
The flipside of that is, of course, that when things do go wrong, we’re more likely to be
caught out. But that doesn’t have to be the case; there’s almost nothing that can go wrong that hasn’t gone wrong for several other people at some point in the past – and, in most cases, has been fixed without too much trauma.
In some extreme cases, of course, you might have to call for help. There are plenty of authorised service centres ready and able to provide it, as well as the Genius Bars at Apple Stores. But mostly, you can fix the problem yourself, and over the next few pages, we’ll show you exactly how to do it…