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Mouse and Keyboard on MacBook Air mid 2009 don't work partially

My MacBook Air mid 2009 worked for 3 months without any problems on Yosemite. Two days ago the built in mouse stopped working along with the built-in keyboard. Right after it woke up from sleep mode ...
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SSH based VPN with tun device

On the ssh man page there is a section called SSH-BASED VIRTUAL PRIVATE NETWORKS which explains how to setup a poor mans VPN with ssh (ssh flag -w). This section is also included in the OSX man page. ...
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Screen saver settings keep defaulting back to National Geographic Photos

I like to use my photo library for a screen saver (have 10,000 photos - it's nice to get to see them more often), but ever since I've downloaded Yosemite, every time the computer goes to sleep, it ...
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Why is my rMBP drawing twice as much power as my friend's when idle?

Mine is late 2012 and has 8GB RAM. His is late 2014 and has 16GB RAM. Both have an SSD (although of different size) and both are running Yosemite. We set the brightness to 6 pips each and turn off ...
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MBP Display Port to HDMI Splitter to share my screen

I am running two video conferencing systems at once and they don't link together. My thought would be to allow both systems to view my screen. I connected a Mini display port to a powered rockfish ...
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File's image well displays PNG icon not actual PNG

I would like to replace the standard icon for an Automator application that I created with a PNG. Unfortunately, the resulting icon is the generic PNG icon, not the actual PNG image. Steps: ...
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Why does my dock keep moving back to my other monitor?

I have a larger, external monitor connected to my MacBook Pro and have arranged it such that the dock is in the external monitor (via System Preferences > Displays > Arrangement, by dragging the white ...
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Disable power nap when not plugged in

Power nap is a good idea when my laptop is plugged in at night. However I notice that it also happens when it is not plugged in. When I wake up in the morning I will immediately notice some emails ...
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Disabling/shortening keyboard shortcut animations for volume control

As stated in the question title, I'd like to know if there's a way to disable or shorten the animations that occur when I press keys F10, F11 and F12 to control volume. I've been searching around for ...
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Change from iOS Developer Program to Enterprise

I have enroled in iOS Developer Program. I'm creating a simple location app, but it is targeted for our company employes only. Now, I've figured out that I enroled in the wrong program, as it should ...
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Will it fit (specifix RAM on iMac)?

Cheers! I have an iMac 27" mid 2010 with Intel i7 2.93Ghz and MacOS 10.9. For now it have 8GB stock 4x2GB RAM but I want install at least 16GB+ RAM. All official documents and data-sheets ...
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how to change the carrier name in my iphone 6 without Jailbreak?

how to change the carrier name in my iphone 6 without Jailbreak? Can anybody help me?
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Why does autocorrect add an “a” between 2 words that are capitalized?

When I type a sentence that has 2 consecutive words that start with a Capital letter the autocorrect adds the word "a" between the two words. Example, if I type ....He suggested that to Queen ...
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How to Download Torrents on iPad without Jailbreak?

Many ipad users are asking this question, is it possible to download torrents on ipad without jailbreak? if anyone know about the solution on how to download torrents on ipad ?
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Restore libxml2 to Yosemite

Ok, so here is the deal. I was working on two projects at the same time and I mistakenly: rm -rf /usr/lib/libxml2.2.dylib I have another copy of libxml2 thankfully (the other project, homebrew ...
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Create custom shortcuts and assign them to F keys

I recently migrated to OS X 10.10 from Ubuntu 14.04 (Linux). In Ubuntu, I could make any key of my keyboard do anything I liked. I used to have the F1, F2, and F3 keys set to function as the red, ...
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Empty the camera roll but still consume large storage?

I had no space on my iphone 5 16G ,so i decided to empty My camera roll . I connect the iphone to my pc and delete all my photos exists in (DCIM Folder)except 100 . When i check the size of (DCIM ...
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MacBook keeps booting into system installation after failed installation

I did try to install Mavericks from the original installer package onto a separate disk via Firewire. The machine used is a MacBook Pro which is newer than the Mavericks package. As usual, after ...
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Does Windows, running on latest Apple computers, see boot disk partitioned as MBR or GPT?

From my understanding, the newest apple computers boot Windows in EFI mode. Traditionally, Windows has seen the boot disk as an MBR partitioned disk. In fact, the boot disk (i.e. /dev/disk0) has aways ...
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Outlook IOS sync to Outlook Mac?

Now that Microsoft's released Outlook for iOS, does anyone know if it will sync calendars, contacts and tasks with Outlook on a Mac?
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Yosemite 10.10.2 no longer detecting external display on 2014 macbook air

I have an Apple mini displayport to VGA adapter connected to an older Samsung SyncMaster 906BW. First time I plugged it in everything was working just fine extending my desktop as expected. Yosemite ...
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How can I wipe my iPhone to start over with Find My iPhone active?

I want to get rid of an old email Apple ID on my iPhone 5s. At this point I just want to wipe the entire phone clean and start over. How can I do that if I can’t turn off “Find My iPhone”?
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Moving files in Yosmite doesn't move all the files

I am having the weirdest problem since upgrading to OSX Yosemite. If I select a bunch (hundreds) of files and try to move them to a different folder, only a few (under 100, like 86) of the files ...
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I'm looking for a particular tweak

To remove the typical way of unlocking your device so I can use the one I chose in activator and only that one I don't want them both to open the device. the only thing i need to make my lockscreen ...
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Yosemite login freeze after sleep

I've seen several threads to this effect, but none that have resolved my issues with logging in successfully after sleep for a relatively long time, or after working with an external monitor, then ...
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OS X Server Profile Manager port forwarding?

I am setting up a MDM server on OS X Server. This is just a personal project, so I am hosting off of my iMac running Yosemite and OS X Server. I have configured port forwarding and DNS records so ...
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Is there an iOS equivalent of Fluid for Mac?

I'd like to run a Freeboard.io dashboard (HTML+JavaScript) on an older iPad to visualize a bunch of things persistently. This would be fine as a Safari home-screen-ified app, except there's no way to ...
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Key stroking fn + f8

I need to make an applescript to press the keys fn + f8 at the same time. The only problem is those are both keys without names! tell application "System Events" key code 63 -- Will press the fn ...
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Why is my ipod shouting everything at me?

I must have triggered some bizarre mode and I don't know what it is or how to turn it off. I can't get it to happen predictably-- whenever I try to make it talk, it won't. But whenever I try to just ...
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ssh -X does not work on Yosemite

Can no longer use X11 with ssh. Have XQuartz2.7.7 installed. Logging in with X11 via ssh gives the warnings Warning: untrusted X11 forwarding setup failed: xauth key data not generated Warning: ...
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Question regarding face time?

hi am using iPhone 5s and facing a problem with face time video calling. unable to call the people living overseas,can only call local numbers in province.
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Is iOS 8 necessary for iCloud sharing?

I have an iPhone 4s, and have Family Sharing turned on. From my phone, I select photos on the camera roll and send them to my iCloud, but they never show up in iCloud. Is this because I do not have ...
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Watching 720p and 1080p Movies on a 4K or 5K Monitor

I want to buy a 4k or 5k monitor but I'm worried about watching 720p and 1080p movies on it. I have a 24" 1920x1200 monitor that I watch lots of movies on and just wondering how would I watch movies ...
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Would Like To Use my Time Capsule as my Main Router Instead of my NVG589

I have a Mac Mini server running the latest version of Mavericks and server app version 3.2.1. When I first signed up for AT&T U-verse I had a 2Wire 3801HGV modem. I was able to set up web ...
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macbook air won't function

My Macbook air has OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 on it. There was a software update notification for it so I proceeded with the upgrade. After installation the computer restarted and during restart it went ...
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verifying download showing on screen for 12 hours and can't turn iPad off?

I tried to install the new apple update. for 12 hours now the screen says "verifying update" and I can't even turn the iPad off? it is plugged in. Please help!!!!
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How can I create a folder in the current directory?

I browse to a folder, then expand through a directory tree to find the file I'm looking for. Now I want to create a folder at the current location within that tree. "New Folder" from the menu ...
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Macbook pro retina: conditions to enter standby

I've just read this apple support article about standby mode. I found it interesting that bluetooth peripherals are listed as something that will prevent the macbook from entering full standby ...
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Trying to boot brand new Mini from SuperDuper Backup - circle with line through it

Our Mac Mini went belly up, so I just got a brand new one. I had a nightly scheduled super duper backup to an external drive, which works fine on other Mac's (i.e. I can boot it up and run) On the ...
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Is it possible to toggle the trackball as a scroll wheel using Karabiner?

Is it possible to configure Karabiner (formerly keyremap4macbook) such that clicking the 3rd mouse button will toggle using the pointer to scroll? Ideally I would like to be able to click the 3rd ...
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macvx extension on the macbook?

My friend keeps getting macvx extension installed without authorization on both chrome and safari. She says it happens spontaneously and she didn't install anything. Is it possible to visit a webpage, ...
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Drag and drop function in iCal is not functioning

When trying to drag and drop an event a NEW event is created instead. This is a new problem and I don't know how to address. Any ideas?
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Mac Mini superdrive to iPad mini? [duplicate]

Is there any way I can play a dvd on my Mac mini superdrive and watch it on my iPad mini?
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Ipad not receiving mail [duplicate]

After installing iOS 8.3.1, my ipad stopped receiving emails. However, I can send emails.
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Can't access both the iCloud and internet accounts pane

I am running the latest version of Yosemite (10.10.2 I believe) and I am not able to access the Mail applications, iCloud preference pane, or the Internet Account preference pane. I tried to removed ...
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Missing hard disk space

I'm trying to figure out where my missing hard disk space is going. I'm using du and df from the command line and there seems to be a clear discrepancy. So here's the du output: $ sudo du -h -d 1 / ...
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Yosemite iMessage “Not Delivered”

I updated to Yosemite a while back, but yesterday iMessage started sending the error message "Not Delivered". I can send messages to non-Apple devices (SMS?) just fine, but not to Apple clients (Apple ...
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Running defaults command as root vs regular user

I've used the defaults command to tweak my settings to some sane defaults, but I have been unsure if I should run them as root or as my regular user. Seems to work either way. It is possible to do ...
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No package 'libffi' found in Homebrew Virtual Environment

I'm using a homebrew installation of python and getting an error using pip within a virtualenvwrapper environment: No package 'libffi' found Package libffi was not found in the pkg-config search ...
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My ISP's web interface is blocking OS X Server?

I have setup a domain on OS X server, pointed the domain to my public IP, and enabled port forwarding on my AirPort router. My services are set up in OS X server, and I can access them from my ...

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