Moving data from one device to another

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When I download and install an item in Logic Pro X, what is it and where does it go?

For example, I'm downloading and installing some of the different items like Trombones for EXS24 as in this picture: What type of file does it get saved as and where does it go? I'm trying to find ...
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Will items that are supposed to download to a folder that has been changed to a symbolic link download to where the symbolic link is linked to?

I'm trying to put the downloaded content for Logic Pro X on an external hard drive. I created the appropriate folders on my external and put corresponding symbolic links in the appropriate ...
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Internet restore; can it be paused?

I have a 2015 Imac 27 inch, something went wrong with my bootable version of OSX, and now it can only boot in restore mode. I don't have a stable power source, the power comes and goes often, my ...
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How do I transfer voicemails from old iPhone 4S to new iPhone 5S?

I have an iPhone 4S running iOS 8.1.2. I used iTunes to make a backup of the 4S. I just got an iPhone 5S (running iOS 8.1.2), and I restored the 4S backup onto the 5S. None of the voicemails on the ...
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Increasing write speed to MicroSD on MacbookPro

I am experiencing really slow write speeds on my MacBook Pro on a MicroSD from Samsung which should allow write speeds of up to 20MB/s. The current transfer rate seems to be around 3-4MB/s on HFS ...
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Show download speeds in Safari

When downloading files in Safari you can see your current downloads in View -> Current Downloads or AltCommandL If my memory serves me right, this window also showed the download speeds as well (...
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How do I transfer a single app with data from one iPhone to another?

I just got a new iPhone, and wanted to start "fresh", that is, only installing the app I actually use - not the full pile of junk that was lying around on my old iPhone. Therefore, I opted not to set ...
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Is it hard to transfer contacts from one iPhone to another iPhone?

I just bought a new iPhone 6s, and want to move all the contacts from the old one to the new one. Can iTunes or iCloud help me do this, or are there any other ways?
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Besides iCloud or a sync cable, how can i back up my files?

I've got an iPhone 5 running iOS8. It can't use a sync cable, because it came broken when I bought it used in January 2015 (no returns accepted, and no resale value if it's broken, so I just kept it, ...
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Photos not appearing under Media->Photos in file upload dialog box (Chrome)

Ok i have a new Mac. New Mac user here. I have a samsung phone and have imported photos from my phone onto my Mac (I assume they are in the filesystem now). When i open "Photos" application i can see ...
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Is there a way to export syntax color settings from one Xcode installation to a new one?

I have installed a new XCode 4 on a machine and I'd like to copy/paste the syntax coloring settings from the first one to the new one. How may I do this ?
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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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OS X El Capitan download won't finish

I've been trying to download os x el capitan for my os x macbookair but the download won't finish. It says download but the download bar never moves. It's been stuck like that every time I try to ...
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How do I show the total ratio on uTorrent on a mac?

I wanted to view my total download/upload ratio on uTorrent (v1.8.4) of all the torrents I've downloaded/shared. Where can I view this information?
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How to download video from download link on iPad/iPhone

On my iPad I received an email with an url of a video file that is stored online (public access). I am able to watch that video on my iPad without any problem. My Question: HOW do I download that ...
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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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Using internet recovery to install Mac OS X on SSHD, then replace internal?

I have a USB 3.0 to Sata cable of which I will plug into a 500gb SSHD. I will try to install a completely new Mac OS X on it using the Internet Recovery option. Then transfer all of my files via USB 3....
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Can't download Ibotta app on IPhone 5.

Can't download Ibotta app on IPhone 5. Getting Out Of Storage message that must have at least 100mb storage free and won't download. I have 7GB free when I look in Settings. Ideas?
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song won't transfer to ipod

I purchased 8 songs, all at the same time, through the itunes store to create a new playlist (on a mac). All but one of the songs transferred to my ipod touch--it is grayed out with a circle in front ...
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Problems Connecting Canon Powershot to 2015 Macbook Air

I have a Canon Powershot G12, and I am attempting to get some files over onto my Macbook Air. This is the first time I attempted to do this, I normally upload them onto my Macbook Pro. But when I do ...
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Loading photos onto Windows PC with broken iPhone touchscreen

I've cracked my iPhone 5 and the touch screen no longer works. Is there any way I can load my photos onto my laptop without getting the screen fixed? My computer runs the latest Windows and its a ...
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Time Machine backup is slow. How can I speed it up?

My time machine is backup is very slow. Connection is FireWire 800. Transfer is around 5 Mb/s or 0.5 MB/s, which seems slow. I've seen plenty of mention online of very slow Time Machine backups. What ...
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Make Dropbox app upload in background without having to open every 10 minutes

Is there any kind of workaround to get Dropbox on iPhone iOS to work as well as it does on Android? Installing Dropbox on the iPhone requires manually triggering the upload process instead of it ...
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Why do these podcast episodes say they are temporarily unavailable even though they look like they have been downloaded?

I am having an issue where certain podcasts in a location with no internet access (see "no service" on the upper left). It looks like they have been downloaded based on the fact that: There is no ...
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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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OS X Finder: Why does it take less time to copy files in succession than to do so all at once?

Example: Select 10x2GB files, then drag and drop to another location. Drag and drop each 2GB file to the location individually, in succession (10 times). I’ve tested this across multiple OS X ...
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Images deleted but not captured when imported from iPhone with ImageCapture

Importing images with ImageCapture always worked fine. After controlling that they were really imported I imported again and this time allowed that images would be deleted from the iPhone. This time ...
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The Download of Apps from the Mac App Store is very slow

I've wanted to download an app from the Mac App Store. But the download is much slower than normally. What can I do?
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How to transfer emails, notes, sms, documents inside emails from an iPhone 4 to a file on my desktop on laptop

I am trying to transfer all emails, emails that include attachments, all sms conversations, notes, from an iPhone 4 to a file on my desktop on my Apple laptop. I only can attach the device through USB ...
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How many MB can I send on iMessage? [duplicate]

I was wondering if anyone could tell me how many MB I can send over iMessage? And when and why messages get compressed sometimes seemingly by random. I find it very awkward that Apple made this very ...
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iOS Download .doc file from URL (in Safari)

One of our software suppliers normally make .doc 's downloadable via the browser (desktops). Now I'm trying to download the .doc file in Safari on iOS 9 but it just prints the document. How can I save ...
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Move Apps from old hard drive

My 2009 MacBook's hard drive failed this weekend and I had to have it replaced on the spot or wait 3 days. I have successfully used a connection cable to connect the old hard drive to the new one and ...
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Weird .download files keep emerging in Downloads folder

It's a while some random files with .download extension are emerging inside my download folder and I can't find what are these and what creates them, even I can't open them. These files are like ...
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change download folder based on website from which I download

Is it possible to change Downloads folder in Google Chrome (or any other browser) on the fly, based on the website from which I download? Example: I start downloading on facebook.com and it downloads ...
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Is it possible to upload files to a website from Safari on iPhone?

I'm trying to upload a photo from my iPhone 4 to a website. However, the browse button to display the select file dialog is disabled. Normally this works fine on my Windows PC. Should I be able to ...
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download WineBottler with AdBlocker (Privoxy and Adblock Edge)

Because of security (malware) I run two ad blockers. System wide proxy Privoxy and browser plugin Adblock Edge. I wish to download WineBottler 1.8-rc4 Development and I received this strange error ...
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How do I download to an external hard drive? [closed]

I have a very large file to download, and I want to download it directly to an external hard drive and not to the download folder on my c: drive. Is there a way I can do this? There only appears to be ...
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To move an iOS app (no longer available in AppStore) from one iPad to another

How can I move an app which no longer exists in AppStore from my iPad to my iPad mini? iTunes do not work in this case.
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How to move Mail data to an SD card?

I have MBA 128 GB, and my local Mail cache is too large to be stored on the HD. Now, I have the external 16 GB SD card plugged in via compact Nifty adapter. It's always mounted. How can I set up ...
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What is my iPhone downloading in the background?

Is there any way to find what apps are downloading stuff in the background? And what stuff they are downloading? I've done a little research and gather it's the Background Transfer Service doing the ...
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Transferring apps from iPhone4 to iPhone5s

Have just had an iPhone 5S my old phone was an iPhone4. I have transferred all data across using iTunes but game apps such as Angry Birds have gone back to level 1 is there a way to get back to the ...
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There appears to be data corruption when copying data from the hard drive to SDCard

When I copy some files from my hard drive to my SD Card the files become corrupt. But not all of them and not all the time. I get the following error: Unidentified codec VLC could not identify ...
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iPad music downloads frozen and not selectable

since trying to back out of Music and get my music back, there´s 100´s of downloads on the iTunes store and all are frozen, unselectable. and Mail and Safari keep freezing when a link is selected.
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Setting up new Mac with old Macbook data

I have an old Mac(2010) and want to setup new MB Pro(2015). I want it the way I not only copy all settings but all installed applications(GUI based, command lines) as well as data. I found this tool, ...
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Importing photos without using the OS X Photos app

I would like to import my photos off my camera without using the OS X Photos app and locate my photos direct in the Finder so I can store them in folders, edit them in Photoshop etc. (i.e. do whatever ...
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How to transfer music and voice memos to a computer?

I never used Itunes with my Iphone, I have around 15 songs so I don't really care if I have to delete them. The problem is that I have around 200 voice memos and I want them on a USB. Thanks!
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Export single SMS from iPhone and import on another iPhone

Is there a possibility to sync the messages between two iPhones? Currently, I'm switching from one phone to another, but one device has got a new SMS. How can I export the single SMS and import it on ...