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

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Image Viewer like Windows Image Viewer

I want a good image viewer for mac. When I open any random image from a folder like this: I want to be able to navigate to next/previous image with left and right arrow. Seems so simple but I ...
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Is there a FaceHalt for Mac?

Is there an app for Mac that pause a video when you don't look at it? Similar to FaceHalt
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Cannot Add, Remove, Move, or Drag icons from Dock

I'm using OS X Yosemite (10.10.2) and recently I have been unable to drag or move any items on the dock. Right clicking them gives no option for "remove from dock", and the icons cannot be rearranged. ...
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Ditty for Facebook Messenger won't save video to camera roll

Ditty for Facebook Messenger won't save video to camera roll? How can I fix this? Please help me, i want to upload my ditty to youtube
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PlayStation app for Yosemite

I've been playing around with 'rest' mode today on the PS4 and I have found out I can only sleep and wake it using the PlayStation app on iOS. I have tried to scan the data packets sent to the PS4 so ...
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Application permissions for Standard user

I use my Mac as a Standard user. When I first set it up, all applications were downloaded/installed using the Admin user. Running latest OSX 10.10.3 When using my Mac as the Standard user, every time ...
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Is running an app all night harmful to the iPhone?

I use some apps that listen to my sleep, such as SnoreLab, to give me details on my sleep quality. These apps need to run all night, the iPhone being unlocked (but the screen is black because it faces ...
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Updated application keeps asking to be updated

It's been a long time since Boom app released an update: March 26, according to App Store. I was successful to update, as Boom states that I am in version 1.9.4, the March 26 release. But, despite ...
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TelkomselCare iPhone app not working, is this normal? [closed]

Background info: Telkomsel is a mobile network provider in Indonesia (prob the biggest) I'm trying to use the TelkomselCare app on my iPhone 5 but it is not working at all (in June 2015). When ...
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Recovering Swiftkey Notes app data after deleting

I somehow deleted the Swiftkey Notes app from my iPhone 5s. It was synced with my iPad Air 2 and it disappeared from there as well. When I tried to download the app from iPad a message appeared ...
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Cannot open Zenmap.app (LSOpenURLsWithRole() failed with error) [duplicate]

When I try to open it in the terminal: open Zenmap.app I get this error: LSOpenURLsWithRole() failed with error -10810 for the file /Applications/Zenmap.app. Before it asks me for my password and ...
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IAP - Notifying user on “payments are not allowed”

I remember reading somewhere that if an app with IAPs does not check if payments are enabled before making a purchase that the app will be rejected. I cannot find the site so I just want to be sure ...
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Is SmcFanControl safe to use on 2015 MBP

My 2015 MacBook hasn't got any hotter then it normally does since I brought it. The only issue is not it is the hot weather my 2015 MBP is now making me feel hot (due to feeling the heat on my lap). ...
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My Application image on iOS device

I need to paste my application image to real iOS device picture. For example: But I need to pate my application on such iPhone photo. I'm sure there is application for doing that. But I could not ...
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How to open applications regardless of required version?

So I downloaded this application that I am relatively sure is able to run fine on 10.7.5 (My version of OSX), but when I try to open it, a message pops up saying that it requires at least version ...
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Why can't I delete Chess.app

Why is Chess.app "required by OS X"? I don't use it, and I can't delete it. Is it really required by the operating system?
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How do I download an app to an iPad that asks for another user's password?

Probably going to sound wordy to explain but I've got an issue where my Apple ID is signed into my iPad but when I try to download an app it requests my ex girlfriends password for her Apple ID. When ...
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Is there a way to display the date of the scheduled event on the calendar immediately following adding a date to the calendar?

Maybe I was spoiled by using the calendar app on PalmOS, but on iOS when you add an event to the calendar it does not display the date that event was scheduled on immediately and automatically after ...
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Application will not let me quit it. What should I do?

The Bit-torrent Transmission application will not let me quit it in my Mac (latest OS X). Actually the icon says "application not responding". When I open up activity monitor it is not there. Also, ...
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How to create a .app folder from an executable .jar?

Just this. I have an executable jar that I'd like to create a .app folder for. Mainly just because I'd like it to be pinnable to the dock. Is there any easy way to do this? Edit: Really what I'm ...
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Is it safe to remove chess.app

I was cleaning my MBP out the other day and found chess.app in my /applications folder. I tried deleting it and Yosemite gave me this error: Is this safe to delete? I was able to delete the DVD ...
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Identification of iPhone app (dating app) by photos

I am trying to identify the following app. I believe it to be an app for exchanging pictures, related to dating, but I do not know what the app is called.
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I can't see some apps on my homescreen

On my iPad mini I downloaded some apps but I can't see them on my homescreen. I have plenty of storage and on my usage it just has the apps' icons but no name. Also when I go onto the App Store I ...
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Clean uninstall of AU Lab?

long long ago through updates or whatever apples AU Lab stopped working on my MacBook Pro. Every attempt to reinstall, even latest version didn't bring it back to live. Currently a new attempt is made ...
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How to disable autocorrect for only one application in OSX?

I know there is an option to disable autocorrect for all applications, but how do I disable autocorrect for only one application?
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how to SSH to my UNIX box?

I have installed 2 SSH clients on my iPad Air2 running iOS 8.3 and no matter what I do, it won't connect. The iPad just can't see the servers (I have 2). I didn't even get the username prompt. I've ...
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Receiving payments from iTunes - are there foreign currency exchange fees?

Apple collects payments for our apps in many currencies, converts all of them to our country's currency (CAD), then sends it to us in a single payment. My question: Does Apple charge a foreign ...
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Install application on external SSD and load from external SSD to RAM?

I want to install some applications on an external SSD attached via a USB 3.0 interface. As I know from the apple site, I can move my iTunes and photo library to an external drive. (support apple ...
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Set program as default for all openable files on mac [duplicate]

Is there a way to set a program as default, for all file types it can open? I know there is a setting for this in windows, but how can I do this on Mac? Or at least a menu where I can toggle all files ...
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Open iTunes applications in Mac

I downloaded some apps off of iTunes and it shows up as downloaded in iTunes but doesn't show up in Launchpad or Finder. I tried opening them from iTunes or dragging them in Finder or desktop but they ...
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Sending apps for the app store. Distribution profile issue

So I have an app that was built by vendors, they did everything including submitting the app for the app store. So now I did slight modification to the app and want to update it in the app store. ...
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Health data duplicates

Why do several apps (example: Runkeeper) generate duplicate data in the Health App? Is this a bug or something I can turn off?
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Is it possible to transfer an application bought under one Apple ID to another Apple ID? [closed]

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? [closed]

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 ...