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Correct way to migrate/copy back executables quarantined by El Capitan upgrade

The following is a sample of the executables that have been quarantined. Is there a systematic approach / utility for re-enabling these? ls -la ...
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Add tooltip display to text or image in Keynote.app?

Is there a way to get Keynote to display a tooltip on command (such as mouse hover) during the presentation? I want to display additional detail as I talk about each piece of text or image on my ...
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Bootcamp drivers for windows 10

So, I just installed windows 10, upgraded from a copy of windows 7. After the upgrade, the trackpad didn't work, the volume worked for a little bit and now it is gone. The other keys that control ...
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Need help fixing hard disk partition map

I have a 500GB Samsung 840 PRO SSD drive. Until recently it was the primary hard disk in my Macbook Pro (late 2011 17"). I got a 1TB SSD which I decided to use as my primary drive instead, and put the ...
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How can I get the list of all active network interfaces programmatically?

My objective is to determine the IP address for Ethernet on a device. But assuming that there are connections like WiFi and USB Ethernet, is there a particular way just to get the Ethernet IP ? On a ...
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MacBook froze up while upgrading to El Capitan

I installed the new OS X El Capitan software on my MacBook, it installed, and then it started with the setup. As it was loading up, it froze on the Apple logo screen. I switched it off and hoped that ...
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preview reset to start page

I use latex to write documents and everytime when I generate a new version of the document preview would reset to pg 1 rather than staying on the page where I was last. Is there a way to fix that?
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Remove single song from playlist without deleting from My Music

I'm trying to remove a song from my Purchased playlist that I added twice (because I am a banana), but as far as I can tell, my only option is to delete the file from my Music entirely. Surely there ...
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Syncing app data across iCloud Drive and the old iCloud

To set up the situation: I have a 13" MacBook Pro with Mountain Lion still on it, an iPad 2 running iOS 9.2, and an iPhone 4s running iOS 7.1. Before upgrading my iPad, I used iCloud to sync data ...
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is a directory error in bash script

I have very limited knowledge of bash scripting, and I haven't been able to figure out what I'm doing wrong. So I apologize if there's an extremely simple solution that I've overlooked. I'm trying to ...
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Working with automator to use Safari

How can I create a workflow to open various websites in Safari at a certain time of day. I can get Safari to open to my list of bookmarks but it stops at this point.
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Can I Change Track Attributes Without iTunes?

I accidentally changed the Media Kind of an Audiobook to Voice Memo. I've never used Voice Memos on my iPhone and can't see any way to browse voice memos in iTunes to correct the issue. I have found ...
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Macbook Air crashes/restarts when something doing something heavy on it

Might be a little confusing to explain but I'll try my best to give a detailed response. Basically it's a Macbook Air (2014 model) running Yosamite 10.10.2. I noticed this issue a while back and ...
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My photos are not getting deleted on my iPhone 5

The photos in my photo stream are not getting deleted. When I try to delete it goes away but when I go back to the app, the photo reappears. The almost the same thing happens when I take pictures, it ...
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Add PDFs to iBooks, without making a copy to com.apple.BKAgentService folder

TL;DR: How do I get rid of duplicate PDF files between the com.apple.BKAgentService iBooks folder and their original location? My SSD is running out of space, so I'm doing some cleanup. A point that ...
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How to access the DNS cache in OSX El Capitan?

I am trying to get a visual of the DNS cache (IMHO this should be extremely easy but somehow I cannot get it in El Capitan). I have tried things like: dscacheutil -cachedump which some reason returns ...
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Trackpad not fully functioning after resume from sleep (Windows 7, Boot Camp)

I have a 2012 MacBook Pro running Windows 7 x64 via Boot Camp. Often, when Windows resumes from sleep, the trackpad does not function fully. Move and single click work, but two-finger click and ...
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How do I get my iPhone backups open

I'm trying to extract my old iPhone's backups. I'm using the iPhone Backup Extractor, and it tells me the status of my backup is "complete and encrypted". I don't recall ever encrypting my backup so ...
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Music App Problem

when i am turning on my music app, a picture of a girl wearing a headphone is showing and cannot go to my music library. How can i resolve it? I have already tried to restart my iphone 6 and reset the ...
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1answer
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Can I delete images from Pictures folder? Are they redundant?

I have several gigabyte of images/photos in my Pictures folder on my Mac. I also have the Photos Library and iPhotos Library bundles. I believe all my images/photos would have been imported into the ...
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After installing SSD

I replaced my internal drive in my macbook pro 2010 with a new SSD. I started the machine, then pressed alt/option to access Recovery Mode in order to use Disk Utility. So, I opened Disk Utility and ...
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Standalone app from url run in Chrome conflicts with Chrome itself

The standalone app from http://music.google.com made by this script conflicts with the Chrome browser: although the app uses a name „Music“ from info.plist in a dock, it continues to identify ...
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How to interpret this?[On running gcc --version] [duplicate]

When I run gcc --version I get Configured with: --prefix=/Applications/Xcode.app/Contents/Developer/usr --with-gxx-include-dir=/usr/include/c++/4.2.1 Apple LLVM version 7.0.2 (clang-700.1.81) Target: ...
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Can't UsePrivilegeSeparation sandbox with Homebrew sshd

With OSX 10.9.5, and using the latest Homebrew OpenSSH, which at time of writing is OpenSSH_7.1p2/OpenSSL 1.0.2f, I must set the following in /usr/local/etc/ssh/sshd_config: UsePrivilegeSeparation ...
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Make `emacsclient` default for extension

I have Emacs as my favourite text editor but to open multiple files in the same window (instance) I have to use emacsclient which is a binary located at /usr/local/bin/emacsclient. I was wondering if ...
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Whats the best way to upgrade the default compiler on El Capitan? [on hold]

Looking for the best and recommended way to install latest the GCC compiler alongside the default C++ compiler that comes with Xcode on Mac OS X El Capitan.
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iTunes sync “beep” loop iPhone and mac

About half the time i plug in my iPhone 6 to my MBP2015 15" to sync and they get stuck in a loop: the phone will beep to indicate the start of a sync, and the screen flashes, then 1 second later it ...
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1answer
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Never backed up to iTunes or iCloud. Recovery mode

I never backed up my iPhone 6 to iTunes or iCloud and now my phone is broke and I can't pass the main screen or passcode screen. Touch is not working. I already have a another iPhone 6, but is there ...
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Will changing Network Account Server remove local files?

Currently I login with a network domain account from work, on my Macbook. We need to change my domain account to a new one. I keep all my files locally on the Mac's user profile, so don't have to ...
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How to copy-paste in Finder when there's no right-click space?

I'd be very surprised if this doesn't trouble anyone else. Sometimes I want to paste a copied file in a Finder window, but there is just no "empty" space for me to right-click on and hit 'Paste ...
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1answer
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Google Calendar won't sync after update on 9.2.1

I have recently updated to iOS 9.2.1, and now my Google Calendar isn't syncing anymore. If I add event on my desktop (Google Calendar App inside my browser), events are added and synced to my iPhone, ...
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Apple.com as top website source?

I have an app on the app store and it seems that for a week the top website for referring downloads was apple.com , what does this mean? I haven't run any campaigns for this app.
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Microsoft Office Home and Business 2016 for Mac?

I'm having trouble editing a PowerPoint deck on my MacBook Pro. A colleague suggested I get the latest Microsoft Office for Mac. I priced it on Amazon, and I came across Microsoft Office Home and ...
2
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1answer
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Can I view history of recently connected USB devices in OS X?

Is it possible via the Terminal in OS X to show a history of recently connected USB devices. For example I want to know the specified ID of the MP3 Sony Walkman which I plugged into my MacBook Pro two ...
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How do I remap ⌘+delete only in Google Chrome in El Capitan?

Command + delete deletes to the beginning of the line and for some reason I can't get used to this (I expect it to act like Option + Delete and delete only the last word). I want to remap this only in ...
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CmdVees: active development? linux version? [on hold]

Is CmdVees currently under active development? Is there a linux version? System 1: 2014 Mac air System 2: Dell inspiron i7 Bob Vosatka rjvnyc@gmail.com
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Repair file damages on external disk, MAC_OS [on hold]

I opened a file .ods with OPEN OFFICE from my external disk and after 2 minutes, my mac fall sleep and when i reactive the system, openoffice window dissapears and on my external disk, file's size ...
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How to change subpixel order on OS X (Yosemite) for font smoothing

I'm used to using Windows (which has ClearType) or Linux and either of them let me adjust for the fact that my monitor has GBR sub pixel ordering. However on OS X all I can do is use commands like ...
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Download iOS app on PC and unzip

I have an URL as: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/the-calculator-free/id398129933 Is it possible to download that app in my PC and then unzip or see what's inside? I haven't Apple Computer nor iPad ...
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1answer
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Shortcut MacOS to go to the beginning of a document

Specifically as an example, I have a pdf document with 1000 pages and I'm in the page number 400 .. I want have a shortcut to move to the page number 1 and the page number 1000 ... Is there any ...
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2answers
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How can I get DNS resolution on-line and offline for virtual machine and local app using dnsmasq or similar

I have read all the answers I can find about setting up dnsmasq as a local DNS server for development. But I can't make it work for my case. Most out there want 127.0.0.1 to be resolved for names in ...
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How do I get Terminal to stop forgetting history in 10.11

The current version of Terminal seems to have restructured history into a session based history management. For example, each tab has its own history on exits of Terminal and starting up Terminal ...
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1answer
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I updated my iphone to version 9.2 and I no longer get calls on my other devices

It doesn't ring through to my ipod touch, and attempting to call out says it is disabled on my iphone. When I go back to the settings for which devices to allow, and message forwarding, its all ...
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Can I test Apple TV apps on a consumer model?

Just a simple question: I’m looking to develop an Apple TV application for the fourth generation Apple TV, and just wondered if any one knew if I can deploy and test home-made apps to a consumer Apple ...
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Monitor connected via Display Port is not recognized correctly

I connected my DELL U2711 via Displayport to Mini Displayport to my MacBook Pro Retina (OSX 10.11.2) It recognized the monitor as a TV and does not show anything. I tried also using an adapter to DVI. ...
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How to show programs installed with brew in Launchpad?

I've installed many programs with homebrew, but only one is shown in Launchpad. How can I show also others in that menu? I have to open them from CLI, but someone has difficult name to remember and I ...
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1answer
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osx cancel startup applications from login window

I am positive there is some official Apple documentation and link for a list of different keys one can press during the login window (not the startup) that will do some different action. In particular ...
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Backup single 4tb drive to 2tb internal + 2tb external time-capsule

Is it possible to time-machine backup single 4tb drive (80% full) to 2tb time-capsule with 2tb external drive?
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1answer
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Slow (10 mbit) Wi-Fi between AC AirPort Extreme and 2015 MacBook Pro (AC)

I'm using speedtest.net to make the measurement. When I'm plugged into the switch using a Thunderbolt-to-Gigabit-Ethernet adapter I get 100/100 mbit consistently (what I pay for), but over Wi-Fi I get ...
2
votes
1answer
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Printer will not print, status: “Hold for Authentication”

Used to be able to print like a charm. It's a network printer. Now all I get is: When checking the system log all it says is: 09/02/16 12:24:41,669 NetAuthSysAgent[42720]: ...

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