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USB Boot iMac 4,1

I have a Fat32 USB that I would like to boot on my iMac 4,1. The Mac does not recognize the device from the boot menu (option key on boot) and I have tried the Plop disk but it freezes when it says ...
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How to stop apps from opening automatically when I plug things in

I do iOS development work, and I can't stand how iTunes and iPhoto automatically open when I plug in a device. I don't want anything to ever open automatically when I plug something in. How do I ...
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Why is my Airplay lagging?

When I use my airport express to play music, the media is still 3 or 4 seconds late but if I change the volume the result is instantly applied. My Airport is connected throw WiFi to my router and so ...
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How to Convince IT to Let me Use MacBook at Work

My company (about 130 people) is almost exclusively a Windows shop. There is a small number of designers who use Macs due to business need. I asked my boss and the IT guy if I could use my MacBook ...
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Why is my launchd job running at boot even with RunAtLoad key set to false?

I have a launchd plist file that I use to run a program at a selected time every day. It works, but it also runs the program whenever I boot the computer or unload and reload the job using the GUI ...
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How do I force Safari 5.1.7 to ask to remember my Gmail password?

Safari 5.1.7 remembers my Gmail user name but will not ask me if I want it to save my password. As I use Gmail often, this would be a real timesaver. How can I force Safari to ask?
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MBA mid-2013'' total freeze; hardware issue?

I've got a mid-2013 13" MacBook Air (Model Identifier: MacBookAir6,2) currently running Mavericks 10.9.2. that doesn't have any problems except (a potentially major) one: Sometimes when I'm playing a ...
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Ban particular senders from having text appear in lockscreen

My bank uses "smsTAN", so when I make a transfer, the TAN gets texted to me. I would like to prevent texts from my bank from appearing in the lock screen as this lowers the safety of this method ...
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How to not let octave start new window?

I run octave in terminal, but whenever I use "Octave" to start octave (from terminal) or select from mission control, it starts a new terminal window and I find it annoying. How can I make octave run ...
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Embarrassing bug in Safari

I have had a rather embarrassing bug for a while now. It has to do with safari on my iPad and adult websites. After every visit to one of those websites, I always clear my browser history. However, ...
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Email migration from Mac Mail to Outlook 2011 for Mac

I think this topic must have been posted earlier also. I want to transfer my emails from mac mail to outlook 2011. When I go to import option in outlook 2011 and select the mac mail to import the ...
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1answer
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How to export a slo-mo video with the slow motion intact and without losing quality?

I have a nicely exquisite slo-mo video. I would like it to export to my computer. Simply copying the file by plugging into the USB cable loses all the slo-mo edits. Doing an export via Share by ...
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“brew install ogre” fails at “make install”

I'm stuck at installing ogre via brew. The error output seems limited to me and I'm not experienced OSX user at all. Any idea is appreciated. $ brew install ogre ==> Downloading ...
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1answer
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How to hide or remove certain SSIDs from the wifi menubar icon

I have obnoxious neighbors that think its funny to use offensive words for their SSIDs. I would like to remove those SSIDs from, at a minimum, the wifi menubar icon. If its easier, hiding/removing ...
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1answer
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Add casual material such as screenshot fast to Final Cut Pro video? How? From Desktop?

I am able to add pictures from iPhone and Aperture to Final Cut Pro and I would like to fast add screenshots. I tried to do this from Desktop and no such option. How can I fast add casual material ...
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1answer
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What is the resolution of the Apple Thunderbolt Display's built-in camera?

Apple's tech specs for the Thunderbolt Display merely lists a: Built-in FaceTime HD camera with microphone I've not been able to find what the maximum possible resolution is. I say maximum ...
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Founded iPhone. need help! [on hold]

A friend of mine found a iPhone 5 and it was on lost mode, then he restored the phone through iTunes. Does Find My iPhone still works, and how do you bypass the activation lock? Should he jailbreak ...
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Can I update from iOS 6.1.3 to iOS 7 but not iOS 7.1! [on hold]

Planning to jailbreak. Any help would be appreciated!
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1answer
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Can I update to iOS 7, but not iOS 7.1 on an iPad 4? [on hold]

Planning to jailbreak. Any version of iOS 7 from 7 to 7.0.6 is fine but NOT iOS 7.1!!!
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Rsync'd Files Are Hidden Through Finder, Visible Through Terminal

I have an hard drive from an previous MacBook that I need transferred to a NAS device. I used sudo rsync -r --progress /Volumes/oldDrive /Volumes/NASdrive to copy the files to the NAS drive. I need ...
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Is there a way to export images with Faces you have tagged in iPhoto?

My iPhoto library is getting insanely large and my iMac is getting quite slow. I would like to start a new library with only 5 star photos(about 2500) yet retain the Faces tags. Is this possible?
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How can I keep iPhone Calendar Entries when Doing iCloud Backup?

Every time I do an iCloud backup, my iPhone calendar entries disappear. Is there a way that I can keep the entries on my iPhone when I do backups to iCloud?
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How does the “new” category in the iOS Appstore work?

I'm not quite sure how the "new" section works. One of my apps had around 700 downloads, $50 in IAP, and around 20 reviews. My other app had only 200 downloads, around $10 of IAP, and 11 reviews. ...
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1answer
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Why are the hidden files/directories seen in Terminal color settings?

When I tried to set my Terminal color by importing a color scheme stored in ~/Dropbox/.personal/myColor.Terminal, it didn't display the hidden directories, including ~/Dropbox/.personal (and other ...
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Three-finger trackpad gesture on Mission Control and Expose not working in my Mac Pro

The trackpad gesture to call Mission Control or Expose with three-fingers does sometimes not work for some reasons. It works when I use four-fingers, and it functions as usual whenever I open my ...
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To have inkscape's terminal scripts in terminal like in Linux

I am trying to write this makefile in OSX. I have installed Inkscape but it does not have the script that allows you run commands in terminal like this inkscape $(SOURCE).svg -w $(WIDTH) ...
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1answer
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Gamecenter for Clash of Clans

I have 2 CoC accounts. One on my ipod 4th gen, the other on my ipad 2. I want to link the account from my ipod to my ipad. I signed into gc on my ipad and it started a new account. I read some posts ...
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1answer
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Phone responds to swipe but not touch - hardware or software problem?

My phone responds to swiping in a certain area, but not to touch. Can this be a problem with the touchscreen, or is it a software problem? Have tried wiping the phone and reinstalling to no help.
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How to I get access to a delegate folder from the Mac Reminders app

We have an O365/Exchange setup. I access everything using the standard Mac apps. Everything works well. There is however one thing I cannot get get working in the Reminders app which is the following. ...
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OCR on PDFs in OS X with free, open source tools

After reading these blog posts: Linux, OCR and PDF - Problem solved Creating a searchable PDF with opensource tools ghostscript, hocr2pdf and tesseract-ocr Using Tesseract OCR with PDF scans and ...
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1answer
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mac terminal and vim syntax coloring on centos server

I am using a mac temrinal window to ssh to a centos server. I have installed vim-enhanced on the server, i have created an alias for vi=vim in my bash profile, as well as confirmed i am using ...
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hat() function in R [on hold]

I have to know what does hat() function in R means. Could anyone explain me how it works? I have tried it with various vectors, but the output (plot) was similar to parabolic function. Feel free to ...
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0answers
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Reminders in notification center/lock screen without time/day set

Let's say there's a certain list of items I need to get when I go shopping. I don't know what time I'm going to be shopping so I don't set them to have a 'Remind me on day' or 'Remind me at location' ...
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Getting Google Calendar appointment invitations pushed

Is the following scenario possible? Whenever someone invites me to an appointment (assuming we both use Google Calendar), I want it to be pushed to my Calendar application and have a red circle with ...
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0answers
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Images look misplaced when mail has been sent using custom .mailstationery file

I have been making a custom mailstationery for my company, and everything went well until I had to edit the spots where placeholders were placed. I had to increase the gap between each image by a ...
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1answer
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infinite eject buttons appearing in menu bar

My menu bar automatically fills in all empty space with eject buttons. How can I remedy this problem? Is it a sign of a bug?
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How to Recover Deleted Photo from iPhone 5S/5/4S/4 [on hold]

"I accident delete photo on my iPhone 5,ti it possible to recover deleted Photo from iPhone 5,I never sync my iPhone to iTunes.I often take photo with iPhone,I want to know is it be covered by new ...
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1answer
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MS Outlook Calendar with color categories sync to iPhone

I have a problem with the iPhone calendar and the Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync calendar category colors. Is there a app which is compatible with the MS Exchange category colors? I understand that ...
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0answers
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Different countries do not show up?

If someone outside of the US buys an IAP or gives a review, do those not show up in the USA app store?
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1answer
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osx hosts file not working

my hosts file looks like this it should open facebook if you try to open google 173.252.110.27 google.com ## # Host Database # # localhost is used to configure the loopback interface # when the ...
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0answers
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Auto-correct in Mavericks for Romanian dictionary installed via cocoAspell

I installed a Romanian dictionary via cocoAspell on Mavericks. The dictionary works well and the spell checker underlines incorrectly spelled words. I report on my experience with TextEdit, but the ...
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1answer
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Weird Browser Pictures on Mac Mavericks

Can someone please tell me what's happening here : http://awesomescreenshot.com/02c2otqbf9 This can be fixed by clearing my cache. Pictures are broken. My OS is MAC Mavericks, happens on all browsers ...
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2answers
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how to install inkscape in Mac OS X 10.9.1

I need help installing inkscape on My MAC OS X 10.9.1 I have followed http://www.inkscape.org/en/download/mac-os/ to install inkscape but not able to run inkscape and facin problem for x11 ...
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0answers
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iTunes - Review Last Update

I tried to review on last update of my favorite app but it went to "All version" review but I expected about "Current Version" review! What's the problem?
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Ensure that the user is signed in after a reboot via Terminal.app

In the User settings I have Automatically Sign In as: . However, when I reboot the machine via SSH in the Terminal.app the machine reboots, but does not sign in the specified user and is stuck at the ...
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Syncing notes between Notes.app and Windows

I would like to sync notes between my Apple devices (the default Notes app on iOS and Mac) and Windows. To elaborate, I use Windows in work and the majority of my content is made there and then ...
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votes
1answer
12 views

how to opn jnlp files automatically after download

I need to open JNLP files automatically after download just like in windows how can I do that I'm using OS X Mavericks
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0answers
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How to reorganize labels of iPhone contact

How to rename, delete these customized labels generated during adding, editing contacts on the iPhone? screenshot links:
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upgrade a triple boot with 10.6.8 to 10.9 - potential problems?

I was hoping to find a consensus of people who knew about the complications of upgrading from 10.6.8 to 10.9. I see on the App Store that 240 gave 10.9 1 star while 489 gave it 5 stars - so that is ...
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Macbook often won't shutdown if external not manually unmounted first

If I don't have my external hard drive plugged in, or if I eject it first, the computer shuts down very fast thanks to my SSD. But if I don't eject it first, it either takes much longer to shut down ...

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