Mac Mail Keeps Asking to Enter Password? Here’s How to Fix That


Mail app icon When you set up a new Mail account in Mac OS X, you typically enter the service provider, email address, and the email accounts password once, then everything just works, right? Well, generally, but sometimes things aren’t so simple, and a frustrating issue that some users encounter is Mail app repeatedly asking for their password, over and over again.

Java Runtime Environment Error after OS X Yosemite Upgrade

Yosemite java bug

After royally procrastinating the last OS X upgrade, I figured I'd tackle the OS X Yosemite upgrade a little earlier this time, starting with my least critical machine.

Many hints about upgrading have already been written. Still, snags are likely as with every major upgrade of your OS.

For instance, I was just greeted with this error shown above.

If you can't make or receive calls on your iPhone

iPhone girl
You might not be able to make or receive calls on your iPhone if you have certain settings turned on, if your software isn't up to date, or if there's a problem with your network. These steps can help.

Check your iPhone settings

Turn airplane mode on and off.

How to fix a broken Phone 5s Home button

iPhone 5 touch button
The Home button on your iPhone 5s provides two main functions; it serves as a way to authenticate Touch ID and more important, as a way for you to return to your Home screen, exit apps, access multitasking, and more. If you can no longer click your Home button, or pressing it does nothing, it's possible the cable itself, or a contact on it, needs to be replaced.

How to fight viruses, worms, trojans & bots

MacKeeper virus check

Keep checking your Apple computers on viruses, worms, bots and trojans. I had 5 email infections in 1 month, all via email (spam). Luckily my antivirus software (MacKeeper) runs a full virus check every month and identifies them easily. But antivirus software is simply not enough. An email worm can spread worldwide in just minutes.

3 good Hackulous (Installous) alternatives

Hackulous goodbye

Sad news for the jailbreak community. The Hackulous team has called it quits taking with them the popular cracked app downloader, Installous. That's right folks, with Hackulous repo taken down, you can no longer use Installous to download cracked apps.

New & simple jailbreaktool: Evasi0n

Evasi0n jailbreak

Sinds vandaag is het mogelijk om eenvoudig een jailbreak uit te voeren op iOS 6 met evasi0n. De jailbreaktool is geschikt voor de iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, 4e en 5e generatie iPod touch, de iPad 2, 3e en 4e generatie (retina) iPad en iPad Mini op iOS 6.0, 6.0.1, 6.0.2 en 6.1. In deze handleiding wordt eerst uitgelegd wat een jailbreak is en wat het verschil is met een unlock. 

Caution: crashing iPad agenda-app

iPad agenda

Heb je op maandag 1 april 2013 een afspraak in de Agenda-app staan die de hele dag duurt, dan crasht de applicatie consequent als je de maand maart in het maandoverzicht probeert te bekijken. Dit constateerde iPadclub-lezer Martin van Leussen. Ook op het Apple-supportforum klaagt een groeiend aantal iPad-bezitters over het probleem.

The 'Bounce Message' feature in  Mail

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In previous versions of OS X, Apple’s Mail app included a feature named 'Bounce'. This allowed users to send email back to the sender, making it look like the address wasn’t valid. It was great for spam and emails from your mother-in-law. If you want this trick available again, follow this quick & easy tutorial.

What does iPhone's new Lightning connector mean to you?

The lightning connector

The iPhone 5 offers many improvements over its predecessor, including a larger screen, better performance, LTE, and an improved camera. But for those upgrading from an older iPhone, there’s another change that might prove to be more significant, at least when it comes to compatibility: a new dock connector.


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