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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

How To Easily Change the Sound Volume and Source in macOS Big Sur.

 How To Easily Change the Sound Volume and Source in macOS Big Sur.

Use the new Control Center option in the Menu Bar.
















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Sunday, November 22, 2020

How To: Add Application menu actions to Apple Magic Keyboard.

How To: Add Application menu actions to Apple Magic Keyboard.
System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts
CLICK App Shortcuts
CLICK +
SELECT 'Application' from drop down menu.
TYPE 'Menu Title'
PRESS 'FUNCTION KEY'
In this example I added a the Safari menu item 'BACK' to 'F13'.






















It worked!

How To: Mac OS Big Sur 11.0.1 - How to Connect Beats Flex Wireless Earphones

When I tried to use my Beats Flex Wireless Earphones on Mac OS Big Sur 11.0.1, System Preferences > Bluetooth told me that they were 'Not Connected.'








I had paired them, but they were not playing music.









Looking into it further, I found that I had to DOUBLE CLICK 'Beats Flex' in System Preferences > Sound to get it to work.

Problem: Mac OS Big Sur 11.0.1 - Your Mac was unable to communicate with your Apple Watch.

In Mac OS Big Sur 11.0.1, I can't get my MacBook Pro to recognize my Apple Watch.

Others are having the same problem.

System Preferences > Security and Privacy:

"Use your apple watch to unlock apps on your Mac."











"Your Mac was unable to communicate with your Apple Watch."

Problem: Big Sur Mac OS 11.0.1 USB Keyboard Not Recognized.

Problem: Big Sur Mac OS 11.0.1 USB Keyboard Not Recognized.

Solution: Buy Bluetooth Apple Magic Keyboard with Numeric Keypad - US English - Silver. 😉
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