Safe Booting your Mac

This article is adapted from an Apple knowledge base article at http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1564?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US Starting up in Safe Mode does several things: It forces a check of the startup volume, just like the First Aid feature of Disk Utility....

My Mac is Slow

There are several things that can cause slow performance. We recommend taking these self-help steps to speed things up. Click on each numbered item for the instructions for that step. Repair Your Hard Disk in Single User Mode. Safe Boot your Mac. Use Disk Utility to...