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command line update of python3

I have both python 2.7 and 3.5.1 installed in my Mac (El Capitan). I left version 2.7 as per this recommendation. Now I would like to update version 3.5.1 to the latest one but from the command line. ...
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How to generate sound check data per album?

In Mastered for iTunes, Apple promises: Sound Check can also correctly set the volume per album, rather than per song, allowing albums that rely on volume differences between tracks However, my ...
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-bash: /usr/bin/svn: No such file or directory

I am trying to upgrade my svn version. So I deleted older binary sudo rm /usr/bin/svn Then I installed svn brew install svn And linked it too athakur:home athakur$ brew link --overwrite ...
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How to force dialog windows to be displayed in front?

When I open a zenity dialog window with bash, the window is always displayed in the background rather than in front of the terminal window. For example zenity --info --title='Just a title' --text='...
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iPod smart playlists suddenly not working?

I've been using iPods with smart playlists for years with no problems. Suddenly in the last few weeks, the live updating no longer seems to work. So for example if I've got a regular playlist "A", ...
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The “Home” section of my Facebook page is empty (on mobile only)

The Facebook home section seems to be empty and I don't understand why... out of 3 pages I have, 2 of them does this. I don't get it because they all have the same option activated and it seems like ...
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1answer
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My MacBook Air won't charge correctly : the light is green instead of orange

I have a 2009 MacBook Air (MacBookAir2,1) I have a compatible MagSafe and a Apple one. Sometimes (almost most of the time), when the computer is running and not in sleep, if I plug the MagSafe, it ...
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1answer
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Sync Apple Notes to OneNote online?

Question title pretty much says it all. My wife just started working for a company that uses Office 365 online. When she is using a work computer, she logs in to her Microsoft Exchange Mail, ...
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Can't find installed software

Forgive me if this is a dumb question, but I've tried all sorts of things, and need help. I needed to use some software from the internet, so I got some installers for them. All of them are .dmg and ...
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What processes are involved with maintaining the network?

I'm currently (and have been for over a year) suffering with having both a Virgin Media "Super"Hub and a MacBook, which for me and many others like me means that after a while of being on my internet ...
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1answer
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Should I charge the Magic Keyboard 2 only when needed?

I have a new Magic Keyboard 2 and I was wondering if keeping it connected all the time to the USB port can somehow damage the battery
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Apps won't download or update on iOS 9.3.2

I have an iPhone 5c with the newest iOS, 9.3.2. Every time I try to download an app or an update, the loading icon shows up. Immediately after that, it goes back to the download or update icon, ...
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Kernel Task is taking up 1.12 GB in activity monitor

I have an issue where my kernel task is taking over a GB of memory on my activity monitor. My fan seems to be going pretty crazy and is loud. Any ideas?
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1answer
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How does Siri come up with contact suggestions?

Are they recent from days, months? How long ago? Are they calls, text, FaceTime?
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Problem with configuring pfctl

I am trying to set up banner checking in Masscan. Link to GitHub page The problem is that masscan contains its own TCP/IP stack separate from the system you run it on. I need to firewall the port ...
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0answers
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How to create Wifi hotspot on OS X 10.11.5 and share Internet Connection from another Wifi network?

I want to connect to wifi network A, create hotspot wifi network B and share internet from A to B. I did it on Windows using mHotspot utility before. But how to do it on OS X?
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Phantom Email Window Keeps Appearing in Apple Mail

Apple mail has found itself in a strange state: an email I tried to send this morning (which apparently failed) keeps appearing for perhaps half a second, then disappearing again. This happens even ...
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Home wifi network connectivity problems

I live in a large shared house, with BT Business broadband which is then split/repeated into 3 networks across the house. I used to have no problem connecting to the main network (which is nearest my ...
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Delete podcast episode media but keep in saved

I think that in previous versions of podcasts for iOS (< 9) the concept of saving/favoriting an episode was orthogonal to the concept of downloading the media for the episode. Now however I cannot ...
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How do I maintain/extend the user access control from my internal hdd on an external hdd?

I attached an external Firewire HDD do my iMac and want to maintain or extend the user accounts and group structure that I have setup on my internal HDD to my external HDD. How do I go about that? Is ...
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How do I delete photos moved to an iPod Touch 6th Gen from my computer?

I used my Windows-7 running laptop to move photos into my new iPod Touch 6th Gen a few months ago with the help of iTunes for Windows.(I have no idea how I did that either, because I'm new to Apple ...
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1answer
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Boot MacMini (2014) from USB

Here is the problem. A long time ago, I set my Mac Mini to dual boot (using Bootcamp, but with some third-party repartitioning). I proceeded to install rEFInd, and eventually, to triple-boot. To ...
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Time Machine backup time

Time machine keeps daily snapshot for past month and hourly for the last 24 hours. My question - I am only seeing backups at the rate of anywhere from 3-6 per day. Looking at the TM folder I see ...
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Macbook webcam only shows black and green LED is always on

I tried making a facetime call on my macbook and it shows the view of my camera to just be black. The green LED for the camera turned on when I opened facetime but now will not turn off, even after ...
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1answer
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Batch copy time creation and modification date from files using OSX

First of all, I have asked the same question at stack overflow, but I am not sure if it's right over there. That's why I decided to post it here, too. t'm having a hard time trying to copy the ...
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9 views

Block outgoing Internet connections from an application [duplicate]

How can I block outgoing Internet connections from a specific application? I can block incoming connections using System Preferences > Security & Privacy > Firewall, but it doesn't appear to have ...
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1answer
5 views

I have an iPod touch 6th generation but I can't sign in to Face Time or iMessage

I am using iPod touch 6th generation. I've tried to sign up in Face Time and iMessage a lot of time but they are showing that there's a problem on network. Why is this happening?
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Stolen MacBook Pro, name changed

My  MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2012) - 2.5GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 was stolen two days ago. I have notified the police. I have clicked on “Notify me when found” on the Find my iPhone app on my ...
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Windows 10 Bootcamp Partition Unseen By OS X

I've look around here and Apple's support community, but can't find my exact issue. I recently reinstalled Windows 10 to my MacBook Pro (Mid 2012), added a partition to start on installing Linux, and ...
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Deep sleep with unmounted SD Card (but inserted)

This question is to clarify the question asked in here. Basically it is regarding using SD Card for extra storage and this question is useful to those who doesn't shut down their laptop often and ...
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Apple ID how to buy an app that cost money but no questions [on hold]

Could u tell me how to buy an app with money for the first time without questions
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How do I clear Google Chrome's DNS cache entirely?

Chrome is quite aggressive about caching HTTP responses. I assume this is for speed. However, for a web developer such as myself, this can often be problematic, since pages I work on often change a ...
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0answers
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Can I harm my iPhone if I damaged my lightning cable chip or scratched the contacts?

I was using a Dremel to make the aluminum shell on a new lightning cable (long, braided) fit through the hole in my iPhone 6S+ case. The aluminum shell got extremely hot. The cable seems to charge ...
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1answer
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Run Python Script on any Mac computer

Is there a way to create an executable Python script that will be able to run on any Mac via terminal, similar to a Bash script. I need any user to be able to just double click the file, and it should ...
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2answers
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how do i recover deleted browser history on iphone 4s?

how do I recover my sons deleted browser history on his iPhone? I have no idea if this is possible. I just know when you delete your history- you probably should not be looking at it :( please help ...
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How to get back iPhone messages overwritten by restore?

I was planning to put some songs on my mom's iPhone, then when I opened iTunes and accidentally clicked the restore backup. All the files (photos, msgs, contacts, notes, etc...) of my friends, were ...
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1answer
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Safety of “Apple”-branded iPhone chargers listed on Amazon vs. MFi-Certified alternatives

On Amazon.com, there are numerous iPhone chargers listed, the top results of which fall into two categories: Apple-branded chargers (which seem to be authentic and made by Apple) but have very poor ...
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Do I need unallocated space in my 2015 MacBook Pro Retina 13"?

System Info: OS X El Capitan, Boot Camp Windows 10 Pro, 256GB SSD I extended my BOOTCAMP partition by 32 GB a couple of weeks ago using MiniTool Partition Wizard. I followed a few simple steps: ...
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How to run OS X 10.10 install via command line?

I am trying to create a script that wipes/partitions the hard drive of old macs and reinstalls OS X so that I do not have to click through the user interface. I can run wipe the disk, but I cannot ...
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My iPhone 5 is not connecting in FaceTime to my son's iPhone 6

My husband and son are both able to FaceTime with my son. He has a iPhone 6, and we all have iPhone 5's. Mine is the only phone that doesn't seem to work. iMessage is working fine between my phone and ...
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1answer
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Photos not synching from iPhone 5S to iCloud

I am new to the Apple world and running into difficulty while attempting my Photos from my iPhone 5S (ios version 9.2.1) to iCloud. In my Photos settings, I have the iCloud Photo Library option ...
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Is there a good File Copy Software for your Mac like TeraCopy for Windows in 2016? [duplicate]

TeraCopy is a nifty piece of software that allows you to copy and paste multiple items that it then queues and optimises the speed of reading and writing to the HD. It works very well but is windows ...
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2answers
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Bash script to click button on an HTML page

I'm trying to write a Bash script that opens a browser, clicks an HTML button on a webpage, and closes the browser after getting response. I need this script to be executable from within Terminal. If ...
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0answers
9 views

Minimize all but the active of the current application's windows

I switch to Safari and find the window I want. I can Command-Option-H to hide all the other applications, but I also want to minimize all the Safari windows except the one I'm using (the front-most ...
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1answer
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If i send a folder via Apple Mail, will users on other platforms be able to open it?

The title says it all. Does anyone have experience with sending uncompressed folders to people using different operating systems? Can attached folders be opened on Windows?
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Why do qwertzuio keys suddenly stop working and randomly start working again?

I have a MacBook Air (13 Inch, Mid-2011) running OS X 10.11.3 (15D21) 1,7 GHz Intel Core i5 4 GB 1333 MHz DDR3 The first row of letters: qwertzuio (German keyboard--it would be qwertyuio on a U.S. ...
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Bluetooth devices wake Mac OS X persistently

I have a MacBook Pro running latest El Capitan and in the Bluetooth preferences pane I have set up that Bluetooth devices shouldn't be able to wake up the Mac. However, recently I have been finding my ...
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Mavericks on a MacBook 4,1 [on hold]

I've tried SFOTT o cannot get it to work. Someone please help me my specs are: Core 2 duo 2.1ghz 4gb of ram X1300 144mb 120 gb hdd Please someone help me I don't want to give up
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homebrew - trouble upgrading openssl?

I'm on osx 10.11. (Background: I'm having trouble getting the system installed Python to use TLS 1.1.) From what I've read I need to use brew to manage Python. But I want to upgrade openssl first ...
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Trying to sign into Apple

I am trying to put my Apple password in and I keep getting a Verification failed An unknown error occurred. I cannot stop the loop or use my phone!

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