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

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Can't download apps on my iPhone 4s

When I try to download an app it lets me put my password in and after I have about 5 seconds later the icon disappears and the thing that says installing on the App Store disappears. I just got the ...
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Unable to change the default directory in Finder?

I'm struggling with a problem involving my Finder opening to the incorrect directory every time it is opened. I've deleted the com.apple.plist file located in ~/Library/Preferences several times, I've ...
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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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Copying applications from applications folder to external and reinstalling osx

Is it possible to copy all my applications from the applications folder onto an external, format my mac, reinstall OS X and finally copy the applications back into the applications folder for ...
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Search for a software : Virtual line

I was wondering is anyone aware of a software to display a virtual line on OSX ? I need to scroll vertically on Safari and often get lost. Cheers
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my app open that some user device vibrate [on hold]

user give feedback and review as below: 1> App consistently vibrates whenever I open it Please type your feedback above the line. Device:iphone DeviceVersion:iPhone5,4 os Version:9.3 2> App ...
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Why iOS application is downloaded successfully but its default font is missing?

I downloaded an iOS application named Into The Circle in AppStore of my iPhone 4 running iOS 7.1.2. It was downloaded successfully, but when I open the application I see some rectangles instead of ...
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After re-downloading a program it doesn't show up on in my applications?

I downloaded a program called EZdrummer 2, then after some time I deleted it. Only to need it again. Before when I downloaded it, it appeared inside a folder in my applications. But now when I ...
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Can't delete my “applications”

So, I somehow have 40GB worth of applications on my Macbook, but I can't, for the life of me, see what these applications are! I looked in the Applications folder -- there are no apps except the ...
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iOS app which can blur sides of image

I am looking for an app on iOS devices (iPhone app preferred) which can accommodate a rectangle image (say screenshot of iPhone) into a square image where sides are either painted in some colour or ...
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2 or more iOS devices with different versions of iOS (7.x 9.x) & same App, will keep which App versions on iTunes sync?

I have several iOS devices with iOS 7.x to 9.x installed and they are all synced with iTunes on my computer. How can I manage the differing versions of my suite of apps on these devices when iTunes ...
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OBJ-C How to open URL automatically once scanned from QR Code Reader [on hold]

I'm in the process of building an app that will have a QR Code reader in it that, once a QR Code is scanned, automatically opens the URL in a browser, be it Safari, Chrome, Etc. Currently I have the ...
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What application can rotate a TIFF without re-encoding it?

This question is inspired by my earlier question: Ask Different: Why does rotating a TIFF in Preview increase the file size? One thing I don't like about the Preview application is that even ...
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Best app to switch between all open windows (alternatives to Witch)

After 4 years of being a Mac user, there is only one thing that I still miss from the Windows world, and that is being able to switch with a single keystroke between all open windows in the computer. ...
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How to remove Kaspersky icon on menu bar?

Downloaded the Kaspersky app just for fun and to give it go. It had a trial time so when the time was up, I simply just dragged the app into the trash can and then emptied it. However, the kaspersky ...
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iMovie still will not download, despite having no other apps, and ~2 GB of storage available?

I'm getting super stressed out at this point, and it's so so infuriating that I've decided to enlist help here. I've been trying to download iMovie for a long time, and I have never had enough space. ...
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Various iOS apps log out randomly, lose all data & settings

I've been experiencing an issue that has causing me a lot of problems, as various apps including Whatsapp, Telegram, Linkedin, Authy, Lastpass, and more will randomly log out, and reset back to their ...
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How can I undo sysctl commands?

I was troubleshooting an issue connecting my PS4 to my MAC to share my VPN connection and I typed this into my terminal: sudo sysctl -w net.inet.ip.forwarding=1 sudo sysctl -w net.inet.ip.fw.enable=1 ...
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Fix: iOS AppStore 9.2.1 9.3.1 not showing App updates but only Open the App?

I tried several tricks like the 10 taps on AppStore tabs at the bottom, but I cannot get the iOS AppStore to show me App Updates. I can download and updates apps on iTunes AppStore on my Windows PC, ...
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iPhone 6S, Delete HiCalculator App

How do you uninstall the HiCalculator app? I have tried the usual, hold down till jiggles and click on the X. Does not work, it won't jiggle. I have researched and researched on internet, cannot find ...
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Easily disable/enable all network connectivity [duplicate]

My work involves trying stuff online and offline, on a Mac. Sometimes a try can be less than 10 seconds of needed offline time. Most of the time I still need to be online. Instead of going to Network ...
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How to resume paused download app in launchpad?

I have recently updated apps and for apparent reason one app seems to be stuck and hasn't been continuing to download for 2 days now, I have checked the App store to see if there's another update and ...
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Can I Reinstall Application Loader Without Xcode?

I just became an Apple Developer about an hour ago. On another question I was advised that I could use Application Loader to submit my Unity 3D puzzle apps to the Mac App Store. I read that it was ...
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Can I Use TestFlight Beta Testing for Apps Not Created Using Xcode?

I just submitted my enrollment application to be an Apple Developer. I have three Mac 3D Puzzle apps that were created using Unity 5.3.2 that I plan to sign and submit to the Mac App Store after I'm ...
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How Do I Get Testers for my App Submissions?

I submitted my enrollment in the Apple Developer Program a couple of days ago. I'm waiting to be approved. I have Mac 3D Puzzle apps that were created as .app files using Unity 5.3.2. I plan to ...
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How to handle bundle identifiers with spaces?

Lets assume my current directory is /Applications and it contains all my apps. Lets say I want to know the bundle identifier for Google Chrome: $ mdls -raw -name kMDItemCFBundleIdentifier 'Google ...
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App Store is stuck downloading Software Update

So, I have tried a lot of stuff but my App Store keeps getting stuck downloading the OS update that you see in the first picture below. I have tried canceling, restarting, deleting some files ...
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Re-downloading apps purchased in a different country?

I lived in Canada for several years, but now I live in Norway (again). In Canada, I have purchased many apps on both the iOS and Mac OS X app stores. Some of these apps I have uninstalled over the ...
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iOS 8.4 does not update apps

I have an iPhone 5 with iOS 8.4 Never had an issue untile three days ago. I went to update some apps from the app store, and it just won't do it. The little circle keeps spinning without ever ...
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Reset app iOS 9

I was wondering if there is still a tweak where I can reset the application data from an app (so it is like fresh installed). I know OSLite used to do this but is currently not working. I am on iOS ...
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How to determine which apps iTunes will copy from iOS, to stop a deleted app being resurrected?

I don't sync my iPad often, but when I do I almost always get the following question from iTunes: ' iTunes has found purchased items on the iPad [or iPhone] "[device name]" that are not present in ...
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Does OS X or Xcode have applications to manage cheat sheet/commands list?

I'm learning coding on OS X, as I'm a beginner, I have to read cheat sheets and I have bunch of files like that, Git commands, Ubuntu Server commands, Node.js modules command and so on. Today I saw ...
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Amazon Music app won't launch

Recently bought a new Macbook Pro to replace an older Air. Everything is working great except for the Amazon Music app. It downloads and installs just fine, but when I try to launch it using ...
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How to set default application for special link types (e.g., ssh://)?

Some applications will signal to the OS that they can open special link type, such as ssh:// or github-mac://. They get automatically opened for such links by the web browser (or when using open in a ...
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Zeitgeist for Mac OS X?

Does anyone know a application or project for Mac OS X like Zeitgeist for Ubuntu? What is Zeitgeist? Zeitgeist is a service which logs the users’ activities and events, anywhere from files ...
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Looking for a decent time-tracking application for Mac

I am a freelance graphic designer and need to track the time spent on projects so I can bill my clients accordingly. There are a ton of services and applications out there but somehow none of them ...
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Infinite “Verifying *.pkg”

I have been staring the following to dialogs for about an hour: This problem does't only occur on one specific application. Instead, all applications seem to experiencing an infinite verification ...
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iTunes Store: “Your payment method was declined.”

Last night I attempted to purchase an app from the App Store on my iPhone 4. The previous day I had purchased an app with no issues, and this time was told that my payment method was invalid. When I ...
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Completely free app like Flyp for Iphone

Is there an app that is completely free that can let you use multiple disposable phone numbers? It would be exactly like the app flyp, but for free instead of having to subscribe for more than one ...
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Installed Apps not showing in Cellular Allow Data for section

I have iphone 5s , IOS 9.3.1 All the apps like whatsapp , facebook , twitter , skype etc from IOS Store are installed in my iphone and is available in Background app refresh section But all those ...
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YouTube App Installed According to App Store, but Cannot be Located

On my iPad mini, I'm having trouble getting onto YouTube. After I got the most recent software update, I wasn't able to locate the YouTube app on my iPad. I then proceeded to go to the App Store to ...
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How to remove the default application for opening a file?

How do you remove the default open with application for a file extension? Not change it but remove it so when I try to open it a popup says "There is no application set to open the document ...
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How to block an application (facebook, messages) in Self Control

I figured out how to do a while ago, but simply can't remember- how do I block computer applications such as twitter, facebook, and messages in self control?
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Mac Vector Image Tools

I am looking for a vector image creation/editing tool for the Mac. My primary focus with be creating/editing images (mainly icons) for application development. I think I will be purchasing the full ...
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Alternative of Microsoft Visio?

I am looking for a good alternative of Microsoft Visio for Mac OS X. I need an application to create a schedule of the month or something like this and then to print it.
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Delete an app from the Launchpad

I was looking on my Mac's Launchpad today and saw a few apps that I'd like to clean out. I can't find some of them in the Applications directory, and the standard method of clicking and holding ...
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Apps only crashing on iPad Air 2 with iOS 9.3.1

I have a very strange problem with my iPad Air 2. The problem is that certain apps crash immediately on launch. I tap the icon, the start screen shows and then the app crashes. This does not apply ...
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Iphone usage awareness

Hi I´m an OT working in a high school in Iceland and we are doing a project on internet usage and how we use it in our lives. I have been looking for a app that lets my kids monitor their app usage ...
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Preferable way to ship a command line tool with my OS X *.app

I'm working on an Electron based application to write OS images to removable drives, which is being packaged as an *.app for OS X. Along with the GUI application, I'd like to ship a CLI version ...
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How do I update/delete this app?

I have an app that looks like it tries to continuously install. It's been like that for weeks. I have free space, like 2GB. When I long press the icon, and try to delete it, it pops up a dialog asking ...