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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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0answers
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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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0answers
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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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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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0answers
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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
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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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0answers
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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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0answers
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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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0answers
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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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11 views

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 ...
1
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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 ...
0
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1answer
23 views

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 ...
1
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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 ...
1
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0answers
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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 ...
1
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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 ...
0
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0answers
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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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0answers
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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 ...
0
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0answers
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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 ...
1
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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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0answers
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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 ...
3
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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 ...
5
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1answer
125 views

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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0answers
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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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0answers
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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 ...
0
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0answers
9 views

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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2answers
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How To Give Each User Separate Applications Folder

I just got a used Mac mini and am currently setting it up for me and my family to use. Before this, the only Mac in the house was my MacBook Pro and very rarely did anyone else use it, so I had the ...
2
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1answer
9 views

iOS whatsapp offline pending messages not supported

I'd like to know if there is a way to press the whatsapp "send" button while I'm offline (for instance on the metro) so they are send latter when rich connection. This can be done on the Android ...
0
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1answer
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What would be the repercussions about lying about age in apple developer program?

I cannot enroll in the Apple Developer program because I am under 18. What would be the repercussions if I lied about my age and then signed up?
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Wifi stays connected but I lose internet connection everytime mac sleeps.

I have a macbookpro and when I leave it for a while it sleeps. As soon as I wake it up, the wifi is still connected properly but I get no internet connection. I have to turn off/on the wifi port in ...
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0answers
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iPhone 5s Phantom Photos Will Not Delete

I have about 14GB of space taken-up by photos that aren't there. I've seen the date reset to delete recently deleted photos, however that does not work for me. I do not want to reset my iPhone to ...
0
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0answers
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Reduce email storage space on iCloud

Following the instructions here, https://support.apple.com/kb/PH12795?locale=en_US I deleted 10 months of old emails and emptied the trash in iCloud. Before I deleted those emails, I had 2.8GB of ...
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0answers
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Payment verification on free apps-

I want to download a free app on the app store, however I have been asked to verify my payments... I already pay monthly for the app 'Deezer' so if I select no payment in settings it will surely ...
0
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0answers
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Connecting to Lync Online [or Skype for Business] using the Messages App

Is it possible to make use of the Messages app to connect to Microsoft Lync / Skype for business ?
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0answers
11 views

How do I go back to putting music on my iPhone through USB?

I have tried everything, and iTunes from my computer is still telling that my iCloud music library is on. I just want to turn it off and go back to putting music on my phone the old way. I don't want ...
0
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0answers
11 views

Not getting all videos of iPhone using PHCachingImageManager

I am using PHCachingImageManager().requestAVAssetForVideo to fetch videos from iPhone. I am not getting all the videos from my iPhone. Videos stored in Photos are being fetched not all. How can I get ...
0
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0answers
21 views

What's a FAST XML viewer (with code-folding) for large files on Mac OS X?

I have such an app for Windows, it opens only selected child without loading others, so it`s really fast.
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0answers
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Using a MiniDisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI adapter on Macbook Pro mid 2012 allows only 1080p (and not 2560x1440)

I have a the following setup: MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2012) running El Capitan (10.11.5), connected to a Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI Adapter, which uses a Dual-DVI-to-HDMI cable to connect to ...
0
votes
1answer
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Shared directory with Guest Ubuntu has become empty: a problem of virtualbox guest addition?

I installed Ubuntu under Virtualbox in MacBook Pro with OS X El Capitan. To share my OS X home directory /Users/tli folder with the guest Ubuntu, I downloaded the Virtualbox Guest Addition iso file ...
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1answer
16 views

installing osx with usb superdrive on a blanck new hard drive

I have a MacBook Pro mid 2010 with a black hard drive on which I have to install OS X but my optical drive won't work so I'm trying to use a sub SuperDrive which isn't being recognized
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1answer
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How to make my Mac sleep when I close the lid while connected to an external display? [duplicate]

Having an external monitor connected prevents my Mac from sleeping when I close the lid. Is there any way to opt out this feature?
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1answer
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Endless spinner when trying to update Xcode in App Store

I'm trying to update Xcode on my Mac mini. When I click the Update button in the App Store, a spinner appears, but nothing else happens. I have seen this before, and I think that possibly ...
0
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3answers
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Free software that monitor CPU temperature under El Capitan?

Is there some free software that can show CPU temperature in real time for OS X El Capitan? Any way to have CPU temperature in the menu bar? doesn't provide such an option.
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1answer
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How to uninstall Git from the command shell?

I currently have installed git --version git version 2.7.4 (Apple Git-66) At this path which git /usr/bin/git In a previous answer How to uninstall Git? it was suggested to run the uninstall....

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