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How to find your Printer’s IP address on a Mac

How to find your Printer’s IP address on a Mac

If you want to troubleshoot any problems with your printer’s connection, you’ll likely need your printer’s IP address. Finding your printers IP address on a Mac, is actually quite easy. Here are the 4 steps required to find your printers IP address on a Mac: 1. Click on the apple logo. It will be located in the upper left hand corner of your screen. 2. Click on System Preferences. 3. Click on ‘Printers & Scanners’ 4. Select your Printer. It will be located on the left hand side of the window. 5. Find your printer’s IP address. It will be next to the ‘Location’ label in the window.
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How to Find your IP Address on your Mac

How to Find your IP Address on your Mac

If you’re uncertain about how to find your IP Address on your Mac, it’s much easier than you think! Here’s a step by step process for finding your IP address on your Mac: 1. Select the WiFi icon. It’s located at the top of your screen. 2. Click on the ‘Open Network Preferences’ option 3. Select your WiFi network and click on the ‘Advanced’. It will be located option in the lower right hand corner. 4. Select the “TCP/IP” option in the top navigation bar. 5. Locate your IP address. You should see an IP address that will be a series of numbers and decimal points, similar to this: 10.0.0.1
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How to Open a Zip File

How to Open a Zip File

A zip file is a file that contains one or more compressed files. In order to open those files, you’ll have to follow a few steps. Read below to get a step by step process to open a zip file on a Mac, Windows 10, iPhone, or Android device: How to Open a zip file on a Mac Opening a zip file on a Mac is quite easy. Here are the 3 steps required to open a zip file on a Mac: 1. Open the Finder application in your Mac 2. Locate your zip file. Search through your folders to find the Zip file you’d like to open. It should be located in your downloads folder, unless you’ve moved the file elsewhere. It will have ‘.zip’ at the end of the file name. 3. Double-Click the file. Once you’ve double clicked the file, the file extraction process will start. Upon completion, you’ll be taken to all of the extracted files within the zip file.   How to Open a zip file in Windows 10 Opening a zip file in Windows 10 requires a bit more effort. Here are the 4 steps required to open a zip file in Windows 10: 1. Find the zip file you’d like to open, and right click on the file. 2. Select the ‘Extract All’ option. 3. Click ‘OK’. You will be prompted to select a location to store your extracted files. Once you’ve selected your file location, click ‘OK’. 4. Click ‘Extract’. You will be prompted to extract the files, so click the ‘Extract’ button. 5. You’re finished!   How to Open a zip file on an iPhone If you’d like to see a preview of the zip file, simply tap the zip file and select ‘Preview content’. This will show you a preview version of the file you’d like to see. However, if you’d like uncompress the actual file itself, follow these steps: 1. Open the files application on your iPhone 2. Locate the zip file you’d like to open 3. Tap the zip file 4. A folder will be created containing the actual files. 5. You’re done!   How to Open a zip file on an Android device 1. Open the files application.  2. Find the zip file and tap it.Unless you’ve already moved the file to another location, it should be under the ‘Downloads’ folder. 3. Select the ‘Extract’ option 4. Click on the folder. The files have been extracted, so click on the folder again to see all of your extracted files. 5. You’re done!  
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How to Change your Wifi password

How to Change your Wifi password

Changing your WiFi password is a fairly straightforward process, and you can do it from any device. However, you’ll need a few things to get started: your IP address, your current user name, and your current password. If you need help finding your IP address, click here. Otherwise, let’s get started! 1. Enter your router’s IP Address in your web browser.  2. Enter username and password. 3. Select ‘Change Password’. Typically, there is a ‘Change Password option (this example is for Xfinity). If you don’t see this option, click on the ‘Wireless Settings’ option, which should be in the left hand navigation bar, but may be different depending on your provider. 4. Enter your new password. 5. Save changes. 6. You’re done!
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How to allow pop-ups in Safari

How to allow pop-ups in Safari

How to allow pop-ups on your Mac Whether you need to allow pop-ups across every website you browse, or a specific website, follow these step by step instructions to allow pop-ups: 1. Launch your Safari web browser 2. Click Safari > Then click ‘Preferences’. In the upper left hand corner of your screen, you’ll see ‘Safari’ in the menu bar. Click it, and then and click on ‘Preferences’ from the dropdown. 3. Select the ‘Websites’ option. It will be located in the top row. 4. Select the ‘Pop-Up Windows’, which is located in the left hand column 5. Select ‘Allow’, which is next to ’When visiting other websites’ 6. Click allow for specific websites: Finally, if you’d like to allow pop-ups but only for specific websites, you can select ‘Allow’ next to the specific website you’d like to allow pop-ups for. How to allow pop-ups on your iPhone 1. Open your settings app 2. Find the Safari option and tap it 3. Switch the ‘Block Pop-Ups’ toggle to the off position. 4. You’re done!
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