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Distorted Audio from Speakers and Line-Out

I've been working on my early-2008 iMac of late, replacing the HD with and SSD, and upgrading the CPU to 2.8 GhZ. The SSD and new CPU seem to be working fine, except after I finished I ended up with ...
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I have just changed my Apple ID, but made a typing error. No verification. Not searchable via find my Apple ID

Just logged in to amend settings on my Apple ID. When entering new email, must have typed it wrong. Never received verification and now can't log back in. Can't 'find Apple ID' as I don't know what my ...
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Problems to install silverlight

I'm trying to install silverlight in mi Mac pro (retina) with Yosemite bat I can't. I install de package, it says correctly installed but when I try to run netflix it ask me again to Install ...
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Install Yosemite ISO on VMWare Workstation 11

I have a win 7 computer with vmware workstation 11 and I need to install Yosemite in it. I got the Yosemite OS iso after downloading the os in a mac from the appstore, as outlined in this guide ...
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Mac OS X administrator account still requires sudo

when trying to install Ruby, Vagrant, and Grunt using terminal I am still required to use sudo on my installs. I am sole proprietor of the laptop and have an administrator account. Shouldn't I be able ...
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App icon duplicated, with a 'grayish' overlay.. iPhone6 - ios8

So, I've got this iPhone6 since a week now. Today my WhatsApp duplicated itself with a 'grayish' overlay on it. I can move it around, but when tapping it nothing happens. How does this happen and how ...
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Change the sent date of an email in Mail.app

I have a personal reason to need to claim that I submitted something earlier than I did. Is there a way to modify an email's timestamp in Mail (OS X 10.10.2)?
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how does the parm after the HTTP code get passed to Apache?

Apologies in advance for a simple question to which there is probably a very simple answer. Here is the story: I have OSX 10.4.7 running Apache 2.2.13 for an unimportant personal web site. ...
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How do i get back my old user account after upgrading to OS X Yosemite 10.10.2?

Recently I upgraded a Mac to OS X Yosemite. When upgrading, a new user account was unintentionally created. Now, that newly created user account is being "recognized" as the main account [note:on this ...
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create a pie in numbers with data and value

So, I have this data, I'd like to show 200 instead of 81% I can't believe I haven't yet found a way to do so. any help is appreciated ciao
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iTerm2 runs my .zshrc twice

When starting a terminal in iTerm 2, my .zshrc is executed twice. Possibly has something to do with the "last login" printed at the top of terminal by iTerm? Anyone know how to fix this? Example ...
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“powerd” process uses a lot of CPU

Oftentimes, after I wake my Mac from sleep, powerd (which is the power management daemon? Which in particular deals with sleeping the Mac and waking it?) uses high CPU, usually around 25% to 50% on my ...
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Notes synchronisation with google account, uncountable notes generated

I have setup my macbook to sync with my google account for notes and apparently for each note that i start to write on my mac several versions, i believe all versions of the notes (after each ...
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Is it possible to send audio through both the headphone out jack and line in jack on my MacBook Pro?

Is it possible to send audio through both the headphone out jack and line in jack on my MacBook Pro? My reason for doing this is because I'm trying to monitor audio on headphones on a mixing program ...
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Weather apps that report snow accumulation

Are there any weather apps for iOS that report the amount of snow accumulation, not just precipitation? Something like 3-5" of snow is expected. I've tried the stock weather app and several others. ...
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I'm trying to system restore my computer and want to keep my installed software

I'm trying to system restore my computer, but want to keep microsoft office and logic express that I have installed? How can I restore my computer and keep my purchased software? I do not have the ...
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Family Sharing iPhone syncing

I'm downloading family shared purchases (music) to my iPhone. It seems as though after I sync my phone to my computer it removes all the shared content I downloaded. Is anyone else experiencing this ...
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Why would I get color fading/bleeding on the main menu of an Apple TV (3rd gen)?

I've noticed lately that the Netflix icon on my Apple TV (3rd gen, 1st revision) is starting to show color bleed. In particular, the icon is a white background with red text; the red used to be sharp, ...
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Apple TV A1469 Wi-Fi Direct not available

Everything I read (specifically: http://9to5mac.com/2014/09/23/peer-to-peer-airplay-apple-tv-ios-8/) states that the Apple TV A1469 running Apple TV Software version 7 and newer offers Wi-Fi Direct ...
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iOS Device Serial List

Does anyone know of a list of iOS serial numbers that marries the respective device types to the last 3 characters of the device serial? I know there are query sites out there where you can pump in ...
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Disconnect bluetooth speaker when on headphones

I have an external bluetooth speaker paired with my MacBook: If I plug in headphones, the speaker keeps on playing: And I have to manually disconnect the bluetooth speaker to get sound into ...
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How to search for .zip files instead of all compressed files?

How do you search for a file of a specific type in OS X Yosemite? I cannot seem to find any instructions on how to do this. In the Finder search I enter: kind:zip But it returns all compressed ...
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How to remove “ghost songs” from iPhone?

There are ghost songs that appear on my iPhone. When I connected it to iTunes on my PC, I can't see them in my music library. There is no iCloud sign in front of them and they are on the device even ...
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Trying to use a new Apple ID to reinstall Mac OS X

I am new to the Mac world and I just created an Apple ID. I am trying to reinstall OS X because of a problem with the Mac. When it asked to enter an Apple ID, I enter my new one and it gives me an ...
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What if you have an old flash player? [on hold]

What issues could using an outdated version of flash player cause? I am myself a safe browser, I never open malicious sites. But I am using an old flash player due to my flash player problems with ...
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Terminal displays directory of previous SSH location even when not running SSH

I am using the terminal app to ssh and when I do, it conveniently tells me (at the very top) what and where I am logged into for example: user@computer:/home/user/directory/ and so forth. However, ...
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Help with Applescript to paste text into Word

I've just started using Apple Script and I was trying to make Word paste some text in an unformatted way. This is the code I am using: tell application "Microsoft Word" tell selection try set theClip ...
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Is there a built-in way to both save and copy a screenshot to the clipboard at the same time?

From what I've seen it seems like the basic hotkeys do not allow such a thing, besides if I use the following command on the terminal : screencapture -ci somepath/screenshot.jpg It only copies the ...
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Why my Nike+ Running has no map and friend info?

I'm using iPhone 4S, downloaded app Nike+ Running. It records the distance and time properly, however there's no map: While my friend's result has the map at the background, plus a message "running ...
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Why is my hostname resolution taking so long?

Several months ago I noticed that my text editor (emacs) and IDE (IntelliJ) were taking a really long time to start up. The time appeared to vary based on the DNS servers OS X was using. I was able ...
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Auto Arrange Dashboard

Hi I have to rearrange my dashboard widgets every time I change the resolution of my screen. Is there an automatic way to arrange widgets so they don't overlap each other? Thanks.
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Time Machine restore does not recognize sparsebundle password

I am trying to do a time machine system restore from an encrypted sparse bundle. I have a mac with OS X 10.10.2 and the sparse bundle is on a time capsule. I rebooted with cmd+R and selected “Restore ...
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In the light of the FREAK TLS vulnerability, how may I disable insecure cipher suites manually in Safari?

A research group named SMACK has released a vulnerability known as FREAK which can be used for man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack. The vulnerability is due to an old ghost created by USA Government (NSA, ...
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Quick and reliable solution for accessing Outlook 2011 .olm files on Windows Outlook

As I am currently using Outlook 2013 for Windows 8 and I have some crucial mails to access, which are in the form of Outlook für Mac-Archiv.olm and Harrison.olm in My Pen drive, I just carried out ...
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Which font extension is used on both PC and Mac?

At the office I use a Windows running PC, in which tons of fonts are installed in .TTF, .OTF and .FON formats. I am using an iMac at home and sometimes I have to finalize my designs at home. So, ...
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Turn caps lock into a delete key

I know how to disable the caps lock key. But can you turn the CAPS LOCK it into a DEL key easily too? Or better turn it into BACKSPACE and turn the original BACKSPACE key into the DEL key?
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Migrating macports from a backup location

I recently had a Mavericks system die. The replacement is on Yosemite, so MacPorts can't be directly copied. Instead, I installed the macports base and now I'm trying to restore all the packages. The ...
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Macbook Pro 2008 Gigabit Ethernet has become 100Mbps with Mavericks

I just noticed that the Ethernet port on my old Macbook Pro 5,1 (Late 2008, the first Unibody model) that is supposed to be Gigabit is limited to 100Mbps after I installed Mavericks. Does anyone know ...
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7.0.4 iCloud password forgot

I have a phone that has a friends iCloud account on and they don't know the password for it. How do I get rid of the account.
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1answer
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How can I force Terminal.app to take up exactly half of my screen?

I'm using Spectacle for Window Management and I regularly use the commands to split my screen horizontally for exactly two windows. It works quite well for most things, but not for applications like ...
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Hide icons name desktop Mac [duplicate]

I know that there is one question related to the same topic, but maybe I become other options today ;)...I find a little redundant the name of the icons in desktop in Mac. If i press the "Space" key, ...
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Why can I set VLC as my default browser?

I have Yosemite 10.10.2 installed; in my System Preferences > General, my default browser selection allows me to choose VLC. Why does this happen and can it be removed?
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libssh2 library's method libssh2_userauth_publickey_fromfile() returns -18 [on hold]

I am using libssh2 library. To ssh with key to my server I am using key (RSA) authentication. But libssh2_userauth_publickey_fromfile(session, username, publickey, \ privatekey, passphrase) Above ...
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How can I fix read-only permissions on the whole file system?

I was not able to save my screen shot, since it was giving me a error that file can not be saved because i do not have permissions. Then probably I made a mistake & right clicked Macintosh HD> Get ...
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How Finder can find this file with long name?

This is because of the long name, I think: Hans-Jorg Oestern, Otmar Lorenz Trentz, Lorem Ipsum Lorem Vascular Injuries- Trauma Surgery I (European Manual of Medicine).pdf I search unsuccessfully ...
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Can't access password protected smb share

I have a Netgear Nighthawk R7000 Router with an attached HDD which I'm trying to access with the ReadyShare feature. I've created 3 shared folders: no_pass pass_write pass_read The problem is that ...
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I bought a used iphone How do i turn off find my iphone without password [duplicate]

I cant get back in touch with the owner its stuck in ios 7 load up screen cant do anything untill I put in the cloud account
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Trying to boot up on Mavericks USB Install Drive, receive prohibited sign on screen

I have a late 2011 Macbook Pro and I had Mavericks, which ran just fine, but I upgraded to Yosemite after hearing some good reviews. I didn't back it up in time machine. It made my laptop extremely ...
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Hide Shared Network Drive in Finder

Is there any way to hide a shared network drive in Finder? I don't want to hide all shared drives, just one. I am using an NAS server for backup purposes and I don't want users to be able see or eject ...
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Carbon Copy Cloner circumvents FileVault authentication?

I have a MacBook Pro on which I created a FileVault partition. To access it, I click on the .dmg file, OSX asks for the password, then it mounts the partition in a readable form. So far so good. I ...

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