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How To Know If Your MacBook Air Battery Needs A Replacement

Jan 5, 2018 11:32:00 AM / by BaseQi


The life of your MacBook Air’s battery is measured in cycles, which is the amount of time it takes for the battery to go from 100% to 0%. Depending on how you use your MacBook Air, going through one cycle can take a few days.

It’s important that you don’t confuse battery cycle with charge cycle, as they are two different things. One full charge does not mean one cycle. If you charge your MacBook Air’s battery 10 times, that doesn’t automatically mean it also went through 10 cycles.

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Apple ID Locked? Learn How To Recover Your Locked or Disabled Apple ID

Jan 3, 2018 11:00:00 AM / by BaseQi


When your Apple ID is locked or disabled, it’s usually for one of these reasons:

  1. You typed the wrong password too many times in a row.

  2. You have not logged in to your account in a long time.

If you type an erroneous password, answer security questions incorrectly, or enter inaccurate account information, Apple locks out your account to protect your security. You are then notified with an alert that says “Your Apple ID has been disabled for security reasons.”, in which case you’ll have to reset your password.

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AirDrop: What It Is and How To Use It

Dec 31, 2017 10:11:00 AM / by BaseQi


Apple devices have many cool and unique features that you can use. One that stands out, though, is AirDrop. It’s one of the most helpful in Apple’s already packed library of awesome features. So that you can familiarize yourself, here’s a rundown of how to use airdrop on all Apple Macs.

What is AirDrop?

AirDrop is a service that was introduced on Apple’s MacBooks and mobile devices on July 20, 2011. It was made available on Mac OS X 10.7 (Mac OS X Lion) and the iOS 7.

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The Ultimate Shortcut Cheat Sheet for Apple Macs

Dec 29, 2017 12:05:00 AM / by BaseQi


Do you want an easier and more convenient time in using your MacBook? Then you need to learn certain keyboard shortcuts. Doing so enables you to work faster, and improves your understanding of the practicalities and fundamentals of your MacBook.


We've created a mac shortcuts cheat sheet for you below. If you want a better experience with your MacBook, you need to learn these time-saving keystrokes.

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Spilled Water On Macbook? Learn How To Fix A Waterlogged MacBook

Dec 27, 2017 11:26:00 PM / by BaseQi


Spilled water on your Macbook? Don't panic just yet.


The MacBook is an amazing machine, but just like any other laptop, it’s not waterproof. Apple also doesn’t cover liquid damage under its warranty services, and starting 2006 the company has installed a Liquid Contact Indicator (LCI) in its MacBooks, iPhones, and iPods to determine whether the device been in contact with liquids.

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How To Factory Reset Your MacBook Air

Dec 26, 2017 9:00:47 PM / by BaseQi


Anyone who has ever invested in a MacBook (or at the very least, has planned to buy one and done their research) would know that these sophisticated pieces of technology tend to come with a rather hefty price tag. However, the unique advantage inherent to MacBooks — most likely a direct result of the perpetually high demand for them — as opposed to other laptops is that they retain their value longer, which makes them great for reselling. Of course, the MacBook Air is no exception.

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Why Your MacBook Pro Is Overheating and How To Fix It

Dec 23, 2017 8:23:00 PM / by BaseQi

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During use, your MacBook Pro experiences a slight rise in internal temperature which is perfectly normal. Sometimes, though, it can get warm enough that you can actually feel it in your fingertips as you type. If the temperature makes you feel uncomfortable as you work, then you MacBook Pro is probably overheating.

There are several reasons why this could happen, and this article will explain how to fix them.

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How To Find Your Lost or Stolen MacBook

Dec 19, 2017 10:08:00 AM / by BaseQi


Your MacBook contains vast amounts of information, so losing it can be a problem.


Not only is it expensive to buy another one, the data on your lost MacBook can be difficult to recover. This is why it’s crucial that you set up Find My Mac before your MacBook gets lost or stolen. Find My Mac enables you to quickly locate your MacBook if it ever goes missing.

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How To Fix Your MacBook Battery If It’s Not Charging

Dec 5, 2017 8:35:21 PM / by BaseQi


A MacBook with a battery that’s not charging can be a frustrating problem, specially when need to get some important work done. On top of that, this can even make some users panic and automatically assume that they need to bring their MacBook to a service centre (or worse, buy a new one). Fortunately for you, you can bypass the whole process of worrying and wondering about what to do, because we have the solution right here.

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How to Fix the Loud Noise Coming From Your MacBook Pro’s Fan

Nov 29, 2017 8:20:00 PM / by BaseQi


Excessive fan noise tends to be a rather common problem for many MacBook Pro owners. While the loud noise coming from the fans of your MacBook Pro very rarely cause significant damage, it can be quite a distracting problem, especially if you are working on something that requires intense concentration.

You might be tempted to call a technician to have a look at it, or even think that it’s time to replace it with a new one. Don’t worry, though — there are a few easy steps you can take to resolve this issue in the fastest way possible.

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