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How to decrease the height of chooser (file-picker dialog)

My chooser (file-picker dialog) goes under the dock so I can't see buttons. What can I do?
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unable to download updates on the Mac App Store

There are several updates for apps I have installed, but whenever I try to download them, I get the following message This update is not available for this Apple ID either because it was bought ...
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2answers
103 views

Handoff not working [duplicate]

I am on Yosemite on Mac Air of mid 2011. Bluetooth Low Energy Supported : Yes LMP version : 0x6 Then why does Handoff not work ?
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Merging two systems?

I'm not too sure if this is the right title but anyway... I have an old macbook early 2009 that I bought through my school and purchased the digital software as well- I have no disks and I don't know ...
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1answer
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Terminal switch tabs not working Yosemite

I had added keyboard shortcuts and those were working pretty fine on OSX Mavericks but not working in Yosemite. On pressing shortcut for switching tab terminal just flashes. Check screen shot of my ...
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1answer
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How to change zoom/“green button” behaviour

Since Yosemite, the green button in the upper left corner on each window activates the fullscreen mode. By holding alt, it works as before (Mavericks). Is there any possibility (Terminal?) to change ...
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iCloud Photo Library

I have 17000 photos in iPhoto. Can I shift my entire library to iCloud Drive or anywhere else ? Why is Apple making this iCloud business so complicated ? Why is the functionality not like Google Drive ...
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iPhone Music Problem

I have an app which plays music, and before it updated I could play my music once the phone was on the lock screen. Now I cannot. Does anyone know how to downgrade an app or at least try and make it ...
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1answer
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Recover accidentally deleted Time Machine snapshot

I was running out of space on my external Time Machine volume and has the clever idea of removing all but the latest snapshot using the command line. sudo tmutil delete snapshot Unfortunately I ...
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Adding X fonts to XQuartz

I’m trying to run some X apps, but I am missing the intended fonts and the ones being used are not fixed width. Is there a way to install other X format (not TTF) fonts? I’m not trying to use the ...
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⌘+↑/↓ for Page Up/Down not working any more in Yosemite

In Mavericks I could use ⌘ + ↑/↓ for Page Up/Down but it's not working anymore. I googled it and some people said it's fn + ↑/↓ but thats also not working. How can I fix that?
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Missing Push Notification Entitlement

When submiting a app fro review I got the following message: Missing Push Notification Entitlement - Your app appears to include API used to register with the Apple Push Notification service, ...
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1answer
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Why is my iPhone using 4G data when in range of my WiFi?

This month my data usage is very close to my plan limit, so I am trying to limit usage to prevent going over. But every day I notice it is still creeping up, and when I look at the log my provider ...
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0answers
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coreaudiod and launchd are taking up 80% and 40% processor respectively

I've just upgraded from mavericks to yosemite, the download was sluggish but eventually worked so I don't think any of the files were corrupted. There was no hitch with the installation as far as I ...
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1answer
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In Xcode, how can I utilize new UI APIs for Yosemite, but then revert to older ones for older OS'?

I have been looking all over the place and can't seem to find an answer. (I'm probably not using the correct terminology) I'm building a simple AppleScript ObjC program and I want to use the new UI ...
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1answer
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difference between tty[p,r,s][N] and pts

$ ps -ef | grep tty | grep root | grep "-sh" root 25185 25184 0 Oct 14 ttyp4 0:00 -sh root 22998 22997 0 Oct 14 ttyp2 0:00 -sh root 25379 25378 0 Oct 13 ttyp0 0:00 -sh root 1709 ...
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OS X Mavericks vs Yosemite Performance

I am using a 2013 MacBook Air and considering to upgrade from 10.9 to 10.10. Is there a performance gain after the upgrade? Is Yosemite faster than Mavericks, say, regarding UI responsiveness?
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What process/daemon controls multi-touch gestures on OS X?

After a clean install of Yosemite, multi-touch gestures have stopped working on two occasions on my Macbook Pro 2011. Each time, the symptoms are the same: Gestures stopped working both built-in ...
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1answer
64 views

How do I install Mavericks now that Yosemite has been released?

I have a late 2009 iMac running Mountain Lion, I also have a Macbook Pro running Mavericks. I have been planning on installing Mavericks on the iMac, but now that Yosemite has been released, Mavericks ...
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1x icons appearing on retina MacBook Pro

I updated my retina MacBook Pro to OS X Yosemite and noticed that a number of the icons in preference windows are appearing at 1x, which looks terrible. The weird thing is that it seems to be the same ...
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0answers
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Apple for my needs [on hold]

Okay so soon I am going to uni, and I am looking for a macbook for programming, specifically Java and Python, now I need a macbook that is portable and has some decent power behind it, enough to last ...
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1answer
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Sync Contacts between iPhones with different Apple IDs

Until recently my wife and I shared one Apple ID to allow us to have synced calendars and contacts. The only thing she used her ID for was the Messages app. When I learned that I could set her phone ...
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macbook pro retina keyboard and trackpad key press

I had 3 different macbooks, macbook 13, macbook 13 retina and now I have macbook 15 retina. When I bought macbook 13 retina I've noticed that keyboard and touchpad differs a little from what I had ...
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1answer
169 views

The phone number “is not registered with iMessage”

Right now I can't seem to send some text messages from my OS X. Here is a list of things I have done that will have caused the error: I fresh installed Yosemite about 2 days ago I updated my iPhone ...
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Always have to put wifi guest password in [on hold]

Why do I have to put in guest password for bel kin wifi every time I open browser I just downloaded yosemite
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1answer
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ETA for WorkGroup Manager 10.10

Anybody have any idea if / when Apple is planning on releasing WorkGroup Manager for 10.10? I dug around Google but couldn't find anything. Otherwise, I'm not upgrading.
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1answer
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Trying to make a portable Mac Pro.

Is there a third party way to use a Mac Pro as the "computer" and a laptop as the Screen, mouse, keyboard, speaker, ext?
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29 views

How to downgrade to Maverics with Time Machine

I've just "upgraded" to Yosemite, but I really hate the design and I want to go back to Maverics. I have a copy of my MBA in Time Machine (made before upgrade). My question is - how to downgrade and ...
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1answer
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Yosemite Upgrade changed numeric keypad “Enter” key to issue “^[33OM”

On Mavericks and previous, the "ENTER" key on the numeric keypad mimicked the "ENTER" key on the main keyboard. I can't find a way to map this back to working like an "ENTER" key again. Where this ...
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1answer
19 views

Why is iTunes not shuffling songs but albums?

I am currently running iTunes 12.0.1.26 on OS X 10.10 (Yosemite), and every time I try to play any set of songs randomly the songs get grouped by album. I have had this problem with previous versions ...
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1answer
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Change characters in press and hold popup? Seems changed in Yosemite?

Does anyone know where the pressandhold.app file is in Yosemite? I used this answer (How to add characters to the press and hold character picker in OS X Lion?) to customize mine, but lost the ...
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Best Practices for dealing with unbrewed files in a fresh install of homebrew

I accidentally deleted /usr/local/bin which contained brew among other things. I reinstalled homebrew and ran brew prune to get rid of broken symlinks, but when I run brew doctor, I still get the ...
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Can new iMac output video to current generation Thunderbolt display as secondary monitor?

I have a 27" iMac hooked up to 27" Thunderbolt display, providing me with a standard dual monitor configuration. Both the iMac and the secondary monitor were purchased on the same day in early 2012. ...
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1answer
105 views

Empty iCloud Drive folder in Yosemite?

In OS X Yosemite, my "iCloud Drive" folder is always empty. My Macbook is running Yosemite, and my iPhone and iPad are running iOS8. I have gone through the iCloud Drive migration process and it does ...
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Free space after Yosemite install?

I came from OSX Mavericks, and since the update to Yosemite I gained 20+ Gigabytes of space. I would usually expect to lose space. Did the update delete some files that I am not aware of?
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saved contacts coming up as symbols in text

i have saved contacts in my phone that when i text them instead of coming up and saying their name they come up as their phone number but with added symbols. example: i saved Joe in my contacts as ...
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Cannot login directly into user account - first have to login as administrator

I updated my Macbook to 10.9 Yosemite, and at the same time I encrypted the user data partition. The system partition was already encrypted. I use an administrator account with admin rights, and a ...
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How to automatically find corrupted PDF files?

Due to a recent syncing issue with Dropbox I ended with a lot of conflicting copies and corrupted files across different machines. Especially PDF documents seemed to be corrupted in some way that ...
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Experiencing slow read/write speeds with SSD since reinstall

I have a Mac Mini (2013 model) with a Samsung 840 Pro 128GB SSD and the out-of-box 1TB HDD attached, I have noticed the speeds from my SSD are not correct and are VERY slow. (Backstory....I've had ...
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Is there a way to clean up possibly invalid disks that only show up on Mac OS Recovery through ‘diskutil list’ in Terminal? Does Recovery use them?

Hopefully that question is clear enough, and hopefully this is just me being silly. When I boot into the Recovery Partition, go into Terminal, and run 'diskutil list', I get quite a few tiny and ...
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How do I Launch an Applescript with a Hotkey Without Automator?

I'm running Yosemite and looking to launch Terminal with a keypress in any application. One solution was creating a Service in Automator that launched terminal and assigning a key to it in System ...
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1answer
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What will happen to my iPod Touch (4th Gen, iOS 6.1.6) if I upgrade to iCloud Drive?

I currently have 3 Apple devices tied to my iCloud account: Macbook Air (2012) - just upgraded to Yosemite today iPad with Retina Display (4th edition) - iOS 8.0.2 iPod Touch (4th Gen) - iOS 6.1.6 ...
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1answer
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Function keys since upgrading to Yosemite

Option + F1 takes me to Display preferences, instead of using the current app binding, as it did in Mavericks. Is there any way to override this behavior? I can't find the binding in Preferences -> ...
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Best Practice for Bonjour printers in Mac Workplace ? LDP, IPP, mDNS, airprint

The problem occurs when each Mac computer "decides" the most appropriate protocol on its own, (when the printer is first added/discovered by the user) between Airprint, IPP, LPD, Jetdirect, etc. This ...
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Yosemite Cannot Resolve Domain Names

So I know Apple removed mDNSResponder in Yosemite, but it appears that a bunch of apps are still trying to interact with it and failing Oct 20 10:57:00 Nicks-MacBook-Pro.local configd[25]: ...
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1answer
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Why is my USB drive suddenly read-only and how can I make it read-write again?

I have a 1 TB USB drive. I've been using it for months. My main iTunes library is on it. As of yesterday, for no apparent reason, it has become read only. I can't open iTunes. I also tried ...
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Yosemite when logged in will not connect to internet (but during system recovery mode will)

Upgraded to Yosemite over the weekend and before the upgrade had I no issues with internet connectivity. After upgrading I noticed that I was unable to connect to the internet at home, but presumed it ...
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How to fix “Deny python connecting from …” error from command line?

I want to use the browser running on my laptop to access a Django development server running on my desktop at a work. I can do this only after I run the command % sudo ...
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1answer
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Can't install matlab 2011a on Yosemite

I cannot install matlab 2011a student on yosemite. I click on the OSX installer, a matlab screen pops up then goes away. Has anyone install 2011a on OSX Yosemite ?
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Cannot view gnu plot

I'm trying to use gnuplot on iTerm. I install gnuplot using brew and its terminal is set to x11. When I execute a command, e.g. plot sin(x), XQuart is open but I cannot see the plot. If I view all ...

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