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Latest update now requires a passcode and it didn't have one before. What can I do? [on hold]

iPad was just upgraded and didn't have a passcode to begin with but is now asking for one. Tried an iTunes restore but that doesn't work. Why would Apple do this? iPad is now useless.
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iPhone 3G - Uninstall the jailbreak from within the phone

When I used to connect my iPhone 3G with the computer (via a non-original USB cable), it used to work and iTunes could read the phone. I decided to revamp the phone and jailbreak it since it was on ...
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1answer
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rMBP random unexpected shutdown

Recently I'm facing random unexpected shutdown on rMBP mid-2014. I've clean installed the Yosemite with clean user and issue still continues. Apple online support suggested to work on Safe Mode and it ...
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0answers
9 views

iTunes - sync multiple iTunes libraries

Without using iTunes match and doing it locally. I have two libraries. I would like to merge all the assets from one library that doesn't exist in the other library. Also their play counts and ...
2
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0answers
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Delete cached (offline) email on hard drive in Mail program (El Capitan)

How can I delete all cached/offline email from the Mac OS 'Mail' program on my SSD in Mac OS El Capitan? I have 2 Gmail accounts and an Exchange account for work. I'm running out of room on my 256GB ...
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1answer
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Moving Recovery HD partition to end of disk

This is my current partition map: $ diskutil list /dev/disk0 (internal, physical): #: TYPE NAME SIZE IDENTIFIER 0: GUID_partition_scheme ...
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0answers
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Keyboard shortcut for 'Clear filters' in excel in office 365 for mac

How do you 'clear filters' in excel in office 365 for mac using the keyboard? On PC I can do alt+d,f,s or using the mouse I can go to Data > Filter > Clear
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Main volume controls are ignored via bluetooth

I have a Bose speaker connected to a Philips bluetooth receiver. When i connect my macbook pro to it, the main volume (controlled by the Function Keys) is ignored; from my computer, i can only use the ...
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Switching to english keyboard with alt + shift

Is it possible to configure mac, so i will be able to switch to english keyboard with alt + shift?
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Apple Cinema Display (old 30" model) switch

This might be a difficult one. Currently I'm using my old Apple Cinema Display (30 inch) with Mini DisplayPort-to-dual-link-DVI-adapter to my Macbook Pro (15" 2015 model). Sometimes I want to switch ...
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3answers
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Is this external USB3 drive really this slow for my Macbook TimeMachine backup?

I got myself this WD 2TB USB3 external harddrive for backups: http://amzn.to/1X8b3a8 I connected it to the USB 3.0 port of my mid 2015 Macbook Pro 15". When I run Time Machine, it really takes ...
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0answers
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Can a non-retina iMac with i7 3.5 Ghz and GTX775M handle three displays?

I am thinking about getting a used non-retina iMac with these specs: Core i7 3,5 GHz 32GB RAM 1TB SSD GTX 775M Since I own two Apple 27" Displays I'd like to hook these up via Thunderbolt/MDP. My ...
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0answers
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Сolor tags in Finder don't work on NTFS volume

Color tags work perfect with file from MAC OS extended volume, but when I tagged file from NTFS volume they don't show up when I choose appropriate color. I tried this but nothing happened. Cannot ...
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0answers
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Problem Installing Kali Dual Boot on Mac OS X El Capitan

I've tried installing Kali by installing refind, reverting my CoreStorage main partition, resizing it to free 30 GB, and burning the Kali ISO to a USB using the Mac Linux USB Loader. However, when I ...
2
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1answer
18 views

How can I see a list of apps that have the ability to record my keyboard history?

How can I see a list of programs/services that have the ability to record my keyboard history? My goal is to prevent programs from recording my keyboard history without root privilege. I cannot seem ...
1
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1answer
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Is it normal that Macbook Pro's fan speed goes way up when connected to Apple Displays? [on hold]

I just bought a used Macbook Pro 15" with Retina Display. It's the current top model with 2.8GHz, 16 GB RAM, AMD Radeon R9 M370X and 1 TB SSD. When I use the Macbook in "normal" Laptop mode, ...
2
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2answers
312 views

How is `cp -R` different from CTRL-C/CTRL-V?

My System OS X El-Capitan 10.11.5. I copied from my OSX Extended filesystem to FAT32 about 30 Gb files by CTRL-C/CTRL-V. Now, I received a proposal to do it by cp -R. I am wondering how different it ...
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0answers
10 views

Mac book pro doesn't shut down [duplicate]

I have a MacBook Pro (Retina, 13 pollici, end 2013) After last OS X upgrade on 10.11.5, doesn't shut down... When i click on the shut down button, the top gray menu and the icon disappear, but ...
2
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1answer
44 views

Is Adobe illustrator GPU acceleration available on Mac mini with iris graphics card

is Adobe illustrator GPU acceleration available with a Mac mini with i7, 16go ram and the iris graphics card? Thanks.
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0answers
18 views

How to expand the 64 gig limit of Parallels virtual hard drive

In Parallels 11, on a virtual machine running Mac OS X, how do I change the maximum size of the VM’s file system? Currently my VM is seems to be set to a maximum of 64 gigs. In the configuration ...
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0answers
13 views

Windows keyboard on Mac [duplicate]

is there any way to configure Mac keyboard to work as a Windows one? I want to use Windows shortcuts on mac, for example alt+shift = switches keyboard language.
0
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0answers
9 views

How can I put a Realtek wifi adapter in monitor mode?

I have an ALFA awus036nhr wifi adapter and can use it in monitor mode in Linux but I can't use airmon-ng in OS X even though I have airocrack-ng installed, and running tcpdump -Ii en6 returns: ...
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0answers
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Cant Use SnapChat on iPhone 3G [on hold]

I am experiencing an issue where i cannot sign up into snapchat on an iPhone 3G. I have used the method of downloading an older version of Snapchat off of iTunes, then downloading onto my iPhone. The ...
0
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1answer
29 views

Can I recover pictures from waterlogged phone?

So, my iPhone 6 fell in a pool and will not turn on. I tried plugging it in but somehow the charger port (like where you plug the charger in) is deformed or something because the charger will only go ...
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0answers
7 views

Separate old ipad2 from iPad Air

I gave my husband my old iPad 2 when I bought an iPad Air about 2 years ago. Now we want to separate everything and basically not be linked to each other. How?
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0answers
9 views

How do I get spotlight to recognise custom tags on an external server?

I'm trying to sort files on an external server using custom tags, however spotlight doesn't seem to recognise the custom tags. It works successfully with the standard OSX tags (i.e. red, yellow, blue ...
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0answers
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Graphics card switch makes the system hang

I have an issue with my graphics card. Whenever I am watching any HD movie or doing anything with a high graphics, it freezes and goes off when I try to switch to the higher graphics card. I have ...
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0answers
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Jailbroken iPhone stuck on Apple logo after reset

My iPhone 6 has the iOS 8.1 version. I jailbroke it a while ago and today I pressed the "Erase all contents and settings" button. Now my phone is stuck on the apple logo and will sometimes show a bar ...
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1answer
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What automatic script runs with Bourne Shell (/bin/sh) for root?

I want to add some aliases to my OSX command line environment for easier navigation when in the root prompt (sudo su to root). On the Bourne Again Shell (/bin/bash), I can edit ...
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1answer
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Why am I seeing emojis under my “frequently used” section that I've never even used?

Recently I've been seeing emojis under the frequently used section that I've never even used before. Is it possible I'm seeing my husbands frequently used emojis on my phone somehow?
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Why does Apple TV always show National Geographic screen saver?

My 3rd generation Apple TV has a small but annoying problem where it defaults to the National Geographic screen saver, regardless of what is set on the Screen Saver page. I've chosen > Photos > ...
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0answers
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MacBook Pro still has a distinctive smell — what is it?

I have a MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Late 2013), and when I open it up, I still notice a certain smell, which I associate with the aluminum somehow. I wouldn't describe it as the same as the new Mac ...
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I repartitioned the Bootcamp drive using Windows' Disk Management and can't boot into OS X anymore

I have 13 inch MacBook Pro 2012. I successfully installed Windows 8.1 via Boot Camp Assistant and necessary drivers. But I made a big mistake by adding a second partition on the Windows side with the ...
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0answers
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Not an apple computer, I'm getting error #007 and can't delete messages [on hold]

How can I resolve the issue of getting the "oops error #007" each time I try to delete a message in gmail? I just switched to windows 10.
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0answers
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Examine a .DS_Store file?

My understanding of a .DS_Store file is that is contains details that describe a folder and the files within that folder. Based on that description, I can think of a few uses from being able to read a ...
0
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0answers
15 views

Parallels Desktop not working after El Capitan install [duplicate]

I just upgraded to El Capitan and now my Parallels Desktop is being held ransom in an incompatible files folder. How can I get it back or make it work to recover my files. It has all of my work ...
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0answers
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Printer Cartridge Problem [on hold]

I have an HP 7210 All-In-One Printer/Scanner/Fax connected to an IMAC. Recently the unit quit printing & the Control Panel screen said: "Remove and check cartridge". I did, many times, but ...
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0answers
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Unable to use Siri to ask questions not dictate on standard keyboard

When I hold down the home button I can usually ask Siri a question and she will reply with an answer to web results. Now, it's as if the microphone is not working and after a few seconds my voice ...
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1answer
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Did 25k on the bike, iPhone says 7.8 k

I just got back from a ride where other people had odometers on their bike. They read 26 km. My iPhone's HealthKit said 7.8 km of walking and running. Is HealthKit just not useful for biking, or is ...
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0answers
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Is it normal for iCloud on OS X to ask for iPhone passcode or MacBook Pro password? [on hold]

I changed my user password on my MacBook Pro. After that I started getting iCloud notifications to finish updating the password. I did, but the notifications didn't stop. I signed out then signed in ...
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1answer
18 views

Update Dock after defaults write without `killall` restart

I'm toggling a Mission Control setting with defaults write but the Dock doesn't see the change without restarting via killall Dock. How can I get the Dock to read the updated plist settings without ...
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0answers
19 views

iOS invert left and right on screen

Is there anyway to invert left and right in iOS, such that the phone looks as it would in a mirror? (Yes all text would be backward, this is a desired effect.) Not just a specific app that displays ...
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2answers
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Non-existing URLs redirect to “searchguide - level 3” in Safari

I typed a URL in Safari to check whether a domain name had been registered or not, and was redirected to this page: (here I made the test with "http://fegiuebnfuybzh.com", a random string of ...
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0answers
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No bootable device, insert boot disk (Windows 7 already installed)

Recently I installed Windows 7 Ultimate via Boot Camp Assistant on my MacBook Pro and everything was going alright. I wanted to share files between my two operating systems so I created a fat32 disk ...
0
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1answer
25 views

Download iPhoto on Mac OS X 10.6.8

I dont seem to have iPhoto on my Mac and can't find a link to download it, only to update it.
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0answers
24 views

New to Apple seen and really need help to restore MacBook to original state

Got given a MacBook 13" early 2010 I think? It had Windows installed and then wiped! All partitions are gone and as I'm new to Apple I have no clue what to do please help me get it back to how it ...
2
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0answers
21 views

Upgrade OS X Lion to Yosemite with server tools

I have a Mac running OS X Lion (10.7.5) and it is running server tools with Open Directory serving logins etc. To update to Yosemite, can I just update to the higher OS X version and then buy the ...
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1answer
16 views

Partition alert message when using Boot Camp Assistant: “The startup disk cannot be partitioned or restored to a single partition.”

I have a 13" Early-2015 MBP Retina in which I am trying to install Windows 8.1 on. When I went into bootcamp, I received the ever so common error of: When I went to the newly designed disk utility, ...
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votes
1answer
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I seem to have a recursive folder (Volumes) on a partitioned hard drive. How do I make symbolic links to free some disk space?

So I have a partitioned hard drive: OS X 10.9 (my start-up disk) OS X 10.6 (obviously running Snow Leopard) Share Before you ask, it was a gift and came partitioned like this. The idea is that all ...
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0answers
32 views

Ext4 for Linux and Fuse with OS X?

System: El-Capitan 10.11.5, Macbook Air 2013-Mid, SSD 128 GB. I would like do a new partition in my SSD. Install Ubuntu on it side-by-side with OS X. I have documents which I would like to use by both ...

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