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

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it takes 20 seconds for an app to launch (system boots fast though) .. Ideas where to look?

I put OWC SSD in Mac Mini (El Capitan), with 8GB RAM. Now after system sleeps, it takes 20 seconds for the fist app launch (system boots fast though), all else seems great. .. Ideas? When I click on a ...
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Changing the iOS app Youtube's playback speed? [duplicate]

On my desktop there is a setting to watch 1.5x or 2x. Is this available on the iOS app?
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Safari redirect to App not working

I have an app on my iPhone , that i am trying to open . Lynda.com. I Tap the Lynda.com app on your device to launch it. Ignore the user name and password fields on the login screen and instead tap on ...
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How to backup photos from iPhone

What should be the proper way to backup photos from iPhone. iCloud do not have much storage for it, any apps is recommended to use for backup photos? I heard a lot of users use Google Photos for ...
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How to tell if my phone is running only implications of apps and websites? [on hold]

I recently get an iPhone 6s in April, this is the third iPhone replaced by Apple because of "settings, hardware,software issues" I'm still having the same issues. Can anyone help me? I take it to an ...
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How to change keyboard setting when app changes

I am currently learning the Dvorak keyboard at the moment so I need to change keyboard when I am not in the training application 'Type Fu'. What I want to do is: 1) Have the Dvorak - QWERTY ⌘ when I ...
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Trying to update Apps but Podcast won't update

Updating apps via iTunes 12.4.1. The Podcast app won't update and keeps sending out this message: "Podcast is only available on iOS. To get Podcasts, search for it in the App Store"... I have to ...
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is Tumblr TV for AppleTV the most useless and limited app available? [on hold]

from support.tumblr.com Blow your mind with Tumblr TV for the new Apple TV (fourth generation)! Check out the trending GIFs when you open Tumblr TV, or click on a tag to change the ...
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Force finder to “refresh” an icon

Sometimes, newly-copied apps (though a bash script) end up retaining the "circle with strike-through" on top of their icon, even after running them. Restarting the system fixes this issue. Is there ...
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Does my phone store the data of an app after restore even if it's no longer available in the store?

I restored my phone, but unfortunately an app (Stash/St@sh) is no longer available in the store. Unfortunately I have important data in that app. After I restored the phone and it could not download ...
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App- sms sending [closed]

i am looking for a app script or app which is already done. I just need to change it to my design and some small upgrades. The app will send SMS to a customer. I will pay for it. Do you have some ...
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How to change the way to switch between apps

When I double-click on the home button it shows all the opened apps. In the latest version of IOS, the apps are overlaid onto one another. Swiping left or right is so fast that it makes it hard to ...
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How can I download ipa file from ipad on El Capitan?

Unfortunately Stash got removed from the iOS App Store, but I need to transfer it from my iPad onto my new iPhone. How can I do that? If I'm right first I need to download it and install it with ...
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Is there a mac app that will expand a part of a screen

I don't mean something that magnifies in the way normally understood (that it zooms in) but an app that allows you to select a part of the screen and that will then expand that part of the screen all ...
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Transfer apps that have been pulled out from itunes into new phone

I have just gotten a new iPhone 6s and was trying to transfer all my apps from iphone 5 into the new phone. However, I realized that some of the apps are no longer available in the iTunes store and ...
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2 iPads - does that mean double storage?

I'm just wondering: if I have two iPads, can I choose which apps go on each of the iPads. The memory is almost full on both. I hope I've explained this clearly.
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App no longer available in store. Transfer from old iPhone to new iPhone?

I have an app on my iPhone 4S called 7 Second Diet. It is no longer available on the app store. Luckily, it is still available on my iPhone 4S. Two days ago, I bought a iPhone 6S. The transfer ...
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How to resume interrupted download in i.files app

I have installed i.files app version 1.6 for iphone. In description of this app in app store has been written it can resume download from broken point, now i have tried to download 2 or 3 files with ...
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How do I uninstall apps that I can't find?

I want to uninstall AirBnb for example. However, in my 7 pages of apps and folders, I cannot find the app. How do I remove AirBnb by name, or some sort of search method?
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Xcode / Working for a completely distinct application but parallely to another one

I used to work on my own mobile application through my Apple Id, tied to my own mail address. Now, I am working for a company aiming to build their application. In order to correctly put the ...
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impossible to delete app after changing folders ( ipad )

My ipad is on iOS 8.1.3 i think, and jailbroken. Recently i got to play with ifile and deleted the .app folder of a game (hearthstone) Well all the data of the game was wiped out, i got to free ...
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Applications folder not owned by root, cannot change it

After a recent run of Migration Assistant from an old MacBook to a new one, my Applications folder is owned by my normal user account rather than by root. This prevents VirtualBox from functioning (...
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How to group certain apps and add as a stack to the Dock?

There is a set of apps I use for my job. Instead of having them individually on the dock, I'd like to have them in a "stack" all together. How can I create a stack on the dock and add these apps to ...
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Different Computer Modes for MBP

Is there a way to set different modes on my Macbook Pro. For example, I use my MBP for work, school and home. When I am at school I do not have my macbook plugged in to a charger and have to choosy as ...
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Renewing the Developer Program Membership after it expires

My Developer Program Membership (along with the iOS Distribution Certificate - it seems) expires in a couple of weeks. About a week ago, Apple sent me an email implying that I must renew the ...
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Remove or Stop “Photos” From Opening Automatically on Macbook Pro El Captain [duplicate]

To start off, I've been trying to find an actual answer to this since the Yosemite update, but never found anything except people complaining about having to keep the application. I do not need this ...
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Recovery of files in iphoto

I had thousands of important photos, screen shots, etc. deleted by my wife. Please let me know what I can do to restore/get them back. Or, are they gone forever?
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Where does Documents 5 that makes it not show up in Storage settings?

I just download documents 5 found that the Storage settings do not include the files under the data display. I have about 10 gb worth of data inside documents 5, however none of it shows up. It still ...
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Can't update a certain application on iOS 9.3.2

It isn't only on iOS 9.3.2, it's been happening since the later iOS 8 versions. But for some reason, I haven't been able to update a certain app on my iPod 6th generation for a while now. The app ...
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How do I put a password to stop the download of an app

I have an iPad for my children and I want to stop them downloading the YouTube app. Can I put a password on their iPad to stop them downloading it.
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How to change default path for photo booth?

By default, photo booth save videos in /Users/UserName/Pictures/Photo\ Booth\ Library Is there a way to change this default path? I am on OSX 10.11.5
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Use app made by me in iOS without distributing it in appstore

Is it possible to use app made by me in my iphone without distributing it in appstore? If so, how? Thanks
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Change keyboard layout each time the application starts

I need to change keyboard layout each time I start an application (more specifically Steam game called Awesomenauts). How can I do it automatically? The problems are: I can't launch this ...
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Can “Buy with ApplePay” sync between a website and an app?

At WWDC2016 Apple announced that ApplePay could be used to make purchases in Safari and they've created a JS API to allow this. From what I can see this is only for once-off purchases, it simply ...
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iPhone downloading not working

I've been trying to download apps from the App Store since last night. I continually get messages saying the download can't be completed.
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Stop certain iOS apps from accessing the internet [duplicate]

I'm trying to block certain applications on my iPhone from accessing the internet. I can see from Charles Proxy that the apps are connecting to the internet from my iPhone without me knowing. I know ...
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Hide App from Dock - LSUIElement not working (crash)

I'm trying to hide Telegram App from the dock on my Mac, since I can't find an option that does this in the app itself. So I tried <key>LSUIElement</key> <true/> and <key>...
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Apps in El Capitan won't close when clicking the red close button

Apps won't close when clicking the red close button in El Capitan. The "open indicator" stays on the app icon, the icon stays in the dock even if "keep in dock" isn't checked, and the app shows up in ...
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iPhone 6S restores apps to freshly installed state for no reason

I'm facing a weird problem with my 6S 64 gig device running iOS 9.3.2 (with no problems for over a month now). Multiple apps have their data reset to a freshly-installed like state without any reason. ...
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Trying to delete an application that always says it is open (in this case AVG AntiVirus.app)

This is the troubleshooting I've done so far: Went to Applications>Utilities>Activity Monitor and force quit the process. Shortly after doing that AVG shows up again in activity monitor. I went to ...
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Zombie App - Can't open/close an App

From a week (which is very strange because I didn't update nothing before) I have a big issue with uTorrent app: it's locked in a limbo between running and not. After quitted uTorrent, it keeps ...
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Pretend to be specific Mac OS X version when running app

I've purchased a Mac OS X app (outside the App Store) that seems to have arbitrary limitations based on the Mac OS X version. It is fully functional on El Capitan, but has a few features that it ...
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MEvent. Case! on Matlab running on Mac

When I try to two-finger scroll in a matlab window, I get the error MEvent.Case! The proposed solution (as posted on the Matlab forum) seems to work just fine for Matlab running on Linux !...
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What is this square icon and square + triangle icon in Mac OS X bar?

From left, second one(to the right to Evernote) As well as the fourth one.
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How to get apps checksums from app store?

How can I verify an app to be identical to the file on app store servers? I can think of two situations: If I downloaded the app from a third party source and would like to check if it's been ...
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Any iPhone free app could convert *.wmv file to *.MP4?

I'm using mobile more often than notebook, so would like to have an app converting videos.
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Toggling between Fn and F keys per app [duplicate]

Is there a way to toggle between Fn (multimedia keys, brightness, etc) and F keys (F1, F2, ...) per app? I used to use an app that could perform this but now I just can't remember it's name. As a ...
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Can I transfer an Application and its data to a different Mac

I was given a MacBook Air to use as a laptop for school in the sixth grade. Now I am graduating and heading off to high school, so I need to turn my laptop in for good. Now I have had this laptop for ...
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App to turn iPhone to an old style feature phone?

Is there an iPhone app, that help me reduce usage of the smartphone , by change it into an old style feature phone? Maybe I can turn on smartphone mode for 1 hour per day, but besides that the phone ...
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Default Music app deleted from file system

I have a jailbroken iPhone 5s on 8.1.2. (B440). My son (for whatever reason/long story) has deleted the music icon/app from the home screen. He did this from the main filesystem thinking he could ...