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What Is installd, and Why Is It Running on My Mac?

What Is installd, and Why Is It Running on My Mac?

Author: Justin Pot / Source: howtogeek.com You hear your Mac’s fans running, so you check Activity Monitor. Turns out something called “installd” is taking up a bunch of CPU power. What’s going on? This article is part of our ongoing series explaining...

How to Repair GRUB2 When Ubuntu Won’t Boot

How to Repair GRUB2 When Ubuntu Won’t Boot

Author: Chris Hoffman / Source: howtogeek.com Ubuntu and many other Linux distributions use the GRUB2 boot loader. If GRUB2 breaks—for example, if you install Windows after installing Ubuntu, or overwrite your MBR—you won’t be able to boot into Ubuntu. You...

How to Control When macOS Updates Are Installed

How to Control When macOS Updates Are Installed

Author: Justin Pot / Source: howtogeek.com Updates are necessary, but annoying. Which is why your Mac, by default, installs them automatically. System updates protect your Mac from malware and other threats, and occasionally add new features. The same goes...

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