Application software. Applications, or apps, for short, is software that runs a computer.

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How to Make more space?

Yeah, Ik how to make space, but I don't have any apps from the App Store, barely any pics or vids, my IPad keeps on saying that I have no space! 😨😰😪😭😭😭😭😤😤😖😖😲😵😟😬😕😑💧💦 Is there anyway ...
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How to see apps from different accounts [on hold]

How to see apps from different accounts Is it possible to see apps you got from a different account? I signed off one of my accounts where I had a paid app but I deleted it! The thing is, I forgot ...
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create custom links in OSX dock

I have a program that runs from the command line but not correctly from the icon in the applications menu. While I would like to figure that out, all I want right now is way to create a link in the ...
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cant find an app that was deleted

I deleted an app by mistake, went to iTunes and it says it is downloaded. I went to the app store hit the button purchased the hit "not on this iPad. its still no where to be found. is there another ...
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How to search installed application based on functionality?

My Applications folder has 486 entries, applications that have accumulated in the 30 years I'm using Apple hardware and software. Sometimes I'm looking for "that great application I have installed a ...
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I'm in need of an application. Where can I ask whether somebody is interested in developing it? [on hold]

It happens to me often that I have a specific need in my use of MacOS X. The problem of finding an application solving a specific problem most of the time results in being the problem of finding the ...
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How do I mirror my hard drive?

How do I mirror my hard drive? I want to preserve programs for which I've lost the license number.
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App for changing between a work and private mode

I use my Mac for private and work. Between this two scopes I share a lot of configuration. Because of that I want to use only one account. Here is my question: Is a app existing with which I can ...
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What's the easiest way to do a screen recording and get a small file?

I've used http://screenr.com/ before but for company things it's not appropriate since it becomes public. I need something that lets me record my screen and gives me a small well encoded file that I ...
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Will Winebottler work with licences?

I have a windows program that I have a licence on, and I downloaded that program onto my macbook. It works fine, but it doesn't include the full version functions. I have to deactivate and transfer ...
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iTunes authorization for Home Sharing

Recently got new iPhones. Due to update issues, I'm having to use a different computer to sync 4 different devices. I have Home Sharing turned on, so I have access to all the apps stored on iTunes ...
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Calculator small exponent gives zero

When I try to do the following calculation using Calculator app I get 0. $E=N_A\frac{h\cdot c}{\lambda}$ where N_a is Avogadros number 6.022x10^23 mol^{-1}, h is Planck's Constant 6.626 x 10^-34 ...
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iOS app that scans Contacts for birthdays and anniversaries and provide notifications for same

I am looking for an App that reminds me of Birthdays and Anniversaries. If app can remind me of other dates, it would be "icing on cake" (added advantage). I know notifications can be handled by ...
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Git GUI for OSX that can show the pulled diff?

In windows TortoiseGit has the wonderful option to show the pulled diff after doing a pull. Is there a Git GUI application for OSX that can do that? I've tried SmartGit, SourceTree and the GitHub GUI ...
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How do I avoid update checks for third party software (cobook), dont want to “update” by mistake

I have an app that I bought, unfortunately the company was also bought and the new version is seriously worse. Hiding is not possible for third party software. Removing MAS receipt makes the software ...
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How do I disable the Notes App on ipads?

My students are using the Ipad Notes app to pass notes in class. Some are not appropriate either. Is there a way to disable the Notes app on an ipad?
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Issues with /usr/lib/libcups.2.dylib. x86 applications will not execute

I upgraded CUPS from 2.0.0 to 2.0.2 on OS X 10.10.4 Yosemite for security reasons per advisement from a Nessus scan. I committed the cardinal sin of not backing up my OS before making this change. ...
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how to remove a backup of a purchased app

I have a certain app installed on my iPhone 6 Plus device. Due to some technical issues with this app, I need to completely remove it from the device and re-install it. Although it seems like I can ...
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Why does Apple Watch keep installing apps I didn't ask it to?

The iOS Apple Watch app has a setting (General > Automatic Download > Automatically Download Apps) that is described as follows When this is on and you have apps on your iPhone that also work ...
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Applications in ~/Applications not shown in Applications folder in dock

I just noticed that brew cask install symlinks to ~/Applications. This works fine, but the application item in my dock does not show apps from that folder. Is it supposed to work this way? I expected ...
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App store asks me for password but won't let me enter my ID

I need to update fcp on my macbook pro (yosemite) but every time I try the app store asks me to enter my ID and password but it won't let me click on the ID box to put in my email and just gives me a ...
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Completly delete an app and the apps cache from ipad

Ive got an app on my ipad mini that has a weird bug, the app in question is trello and whenever i try to write a new card it changes the columns to display sideways and half off the screen. Ive ...
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Apps will not download!

I go to the app store on my iPhone 4s, then I access the Updates section. I select Update, on any app. When prompted I enter my correct password, then a circle appears where the "Update" option was. ...
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Need Reminder Application to notify every X minutes during the day

Can one advise an application that can notify me each 1 hr 30 minutes during the day (let's say I can specify it to be from 10 AM till 11 PM). I've tried Alarmed, Beep me, AidaReminder but all of them ...
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Free Tool for diagramming [duplicate]

I am looking for a free tool for drawing diagrams (either for OS X or online). My goal is to keep for myself a clear trace of the organization of my project. Something like OmniGraffle. Any ideas? ...
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How do I add System Apps to menu items toolbar?

I'd like to add System Apps to menu items toolbar eg. show I am hotspotting with my iphone? The below first 6 apps (e.g. network app), are utility style apps for me, and I would prefer they be out of ...
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the iCloud icon to download apps is disabled and can't re-download the app

I have an iPhone 4s running iOS 8.3. During the last update for the YouTube app, I noticed that the "update" icon was not shown in the App Store > Update. I 'clicked' on the bar where it usually is ...
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Completely uninstall, remove, delete any reference to Coda 2 by Panic!

How do I completely remove Coda 2 by Panic!? I love the app, and have been using it for years, however I did a fresh install on a new mac, and had it all set up, then I went to add some plugins and it ...
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bulk delete apps in iDevice

I have a habit to download the latest apps gone free, however This results in many unused apps. (Lots of space gone!) Deleting the apps the casual way, (tap'n'hold, delete) works, but takes too long ...
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Is it possible to install App in iPhone directly without iTunes or Appstore?

Android apps can be directly installed from apk files from Android phones. Is it possible to install iPhone App in iPhone directly without using iTunes or Appstore?
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App Exposé: Stop rearranging windows based on most recent use

There's an option to stop mission control from rearranging spaces based on most recent use, but it looks like there's no equivalent for doing the same to windows in App Exposé. Whenever I swipe down ...
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iOS App Development choice in Certificates greyed out

I am new to iOS App Development and my account type is individual. I already created 2 apps with valid dev certificates(unexpired as they are still new created this April) but when I create a 3rd app ...
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Can I contact my friends to post reviews for my app in the App Store?

I am releasing a new app to the App Store, and I think that I would be great if I can contact my friends to post reviews on the app. But Apple says that developers that attempt to fake reviews will be ...
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How am I able to export all of my applications' names on my Mac into a CSV or TXT file?

How am I able to export all of my applications' names on my Mac into a CSV or TXT file? I am currently running OS X Yosemite 10.10.3.
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Is there an app or option that allows phone to ring for emergency contacts only when silent or Do not disturb?

I work sometimes till 4 am and my friends and the rest of the world obviously don't know in advance that I don't want to be called at 8 am. Is there an app or setting that can allow me to have an ...
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Some apps don't open, how can I fix it?

I have iPhone 5S and about two days ago updated to IOS 8.3 but now there are some apps that don't open like "youtube", "doulingo" or "Line" ( when I want to open youtube it is jumping out ). Now it ...
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How do I get rid of orphaned application entries after uninstallation?

Orphaned Entry in Default Calendar App Preferences (OS X Yosemite)? The image below is the preferences pane in Calendar.app. This is where the user sets the default calendar app used by OS X ...
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App Store: Auto-renewable subscriptions as a service payment method

There are a number of tutorials and blogs which suggest that auto-renewable subscriptions are not generally permitted by Apple in the App Store unless the app is a newsstand app. The problem is, they ...
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How to turn off hyperlinks in Notes in iOS so you don't accidentally click them?

after you paste a URL in Notes, is there a way to have the hyperlink(?) turned off so you don't click it by accident and be taken to the webpage? It'd be nice if the URL can be there just as pure ...
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About whatsapp messenger

If i mute the group ..did it still labelled as delivered when they see to whom did it delivered ?
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Is there an app that lets me browse Google Street View without displaying street names?

I've discovered that Street View is great for learning the city. But when street names are displayed, it makes it too easy. I'd like to make it a bit harder. Is there an app that would let me hide ...
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Create plist through command line

Forgive me if there is a better way todo this, but I have an app that is generated without a plist, this is partly due to the build system that is cross platform. Is there a way to generate a plist ...
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iTunes Connect: What happens on devices when I delete an app?

We've got an application that we're overhauling and putting a new skin on. Marketing within our company has made the decision to cut ties with the previous application and try to market this new ...
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Moving data from one GameCenter account to another

I have a GameCenter account on my iPad that is used by the entire family (each member has their own iPad). I play Clash of Clans and would like to move the Clash of Clans saved data form the family ...
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Does App Store Review Board allow marking an app free and charging prices some days later?

Because of marketing considerations, I think it would be best if I mark my app as free for the first, say, few weeks, and charging a price for it after that period has gone up. I think I've seen this ...
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App title hidden?

Why is the SE app title hidden? I'm jailbroken on iOS 8.1
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Where did these creepy google/gmail icons come from?

I just noticed them, I suspect/hope Chrome somehow placed them there, they are not removable by normal methods, they only open Chrome when clicked and nothing else Google is getting pretty creepy, ...
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iPad App that can store longer history than Safari

Is there an app that can keep longer than a week or so of browsing hisotry, which is what seems to be available in Safari? The longer the better...
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How can I install a single app from an unknown developer?

I am new to Mac and am trying to install a Hex Editor. Google sent me to "Hex Fiend", but, when I try opening it, I get "'Hex Fiend.app' can't be opened because it is from an unidentified developer." ...
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Mac as a kiosk: How to effectively whitelist apps with Parental Controls?

I have various Mac Minis that I use as kiosks. I set them up to have an admin account and a user account managed with Parental Controls, which the machine auto-logs into and runs my native app full ...