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How to install Tor from source on OS X

Need to install tor on Mac. Downloaded tor.tar.gz file from torprogect.org. Tor version is 0.2.7.6. Os X 10.11.3. On torproject.org said that it has to be configure with: ./configure && make ...
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set PATH in terminal OS X 10.11.3

I need to set path /usr/local/gnupg-2.1/bin to the command line. I tried to enter "export PATH=/usr/local/gnupg-2.1/bin:$PATH" in the command line, but it works until terminal is open. I tried to ...
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Will a live USB for a Mac run on a chromebook or windows computer?

I created a live Kali USB for my Chromebook which single boots ubuntu mate. I was wondering, if I made a live kali(or other linux distribution) for booting on a Mac, so using .img instead of .iso ...
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Iphoto uploaded my pics by itself?

I plugged my iPhone into my uncles MacBook and pressed trust on my phone. When I looked at iphotos, all of my pictures were on there even though I never synced them?! I have some private things on ...
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Repair an exFAT drive on Mac OS X after it's been improperly disconnected

Very often an exFAT external disk stops appearing in OS X. It doesn't appear in Disk Utility, Finder, diskutil list or About this Mac/System Report/USB. The only way I have found to fix it is to boot ...
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Wifi reconnects after turning off - iMac

I have recently upgraded my Mac to El Capitan. One strange behaviour after upgrading, whenever I turn off my My Wifi, at first it turns On again immediately and connects to my last network. I have to ...
3
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Why can't I add artwork to my music in iTunes?

I have a few songs that don't have artwork, and would like to manually add the cover art. I'm trying to use iTunes (Get Info > Artwork > Add Artwork). However, the 'Add Artwork' button is grayed out ...
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0answers
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Symlinking iBooks directory breaks the library. Where did I go wrong?

So I'm trying some superuser-foo, and I want to store my iBooks library outside ~/Library/Containers/com.apple.BKAgentService/Data/Documents/iBooks/Books I copied the library and the books to an ...
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0answers
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Apple Macbook A1181 Safari program keeps shutting down. What would cause this? Wil not let my computer work at all [on hold]

I Have an older MacBook model number A1181 with Safari in it. The Safari program keeps shutting down my computer not letting me do anything in it. What can I do to fix this.
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How can I configure two iOS devices to have similar app selections?

I have an iPad Air 2 and an iPhone 6. I've recently spent a lot of time installing and configuring a number of apps on the iPhone that I'd now like to install and equivalently configure on the iPad. ...
0
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1answer
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Where are Passcode Settings for ios 9.2.1 on iphone 5c

The location for these options is a mystery. Related questions show "General | Touch ID and Passcode" . But my phone only has Sounds Passcode The latter only allows changing the passcode .. but ...
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1answer
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Mac Pro (G87271J9UPZ) Not Updating To El Capitan

I recently purchased an old Mac Pro, Model G87271J9UPZ, from eBay to use it as an advanced CPU performance computer apposed to my 2012 MacBook Air that can't endure much. So far it is working, I have ...
0
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0answers
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How not to miss the elimination of Optical Audio Output from 3rd to 4th gen Apple TV

I speculate that the audio signal at the Optical Audio Out of the 3rd generation Apple TV is always the same audio signal within the HDMI output. I further speculate that that's the reason behind ...
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1answer
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cpu is 100% used, yet no application shows significant usage

Since a few days my IMac started showing weird behaviour. In Activity Monitor it shows that my CPU is 100% used. Literally 0% idle, but there are no Applications using anywhere near this much ...
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0answers
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Lost groups in Contacts after updating to El Capitan

I updated to OS X El Capitan and lost all my groups in contacts. I have been on the phone with Apple Support for 3 hours and can't restore the list of groups in my contacts. Can anyone help?
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Issue with libcurl.4.dylib

I'm trying to run Photo Grabbr to bulk download from Flickr but I can't get it to run on Snow Leopard Server (10.6.8). I get the following error in the problem report: Process: Photo Grabbr ...
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0answers
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How do you clean a Lightning port?

I've got an iPhone 6+ that's started to develop difficulties charging, meaning that the cable has to be seated just right or else it won't charge or connect to the computer. A quick look with a ...
0
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0answers
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How to connect to a specific AirPort device?

I recently setup a new AirPort extreme to extend my Base Station. When I go into Airport Utility, the devices sitting right next to the Airport Extreme are connected to the base station. How can I ...
0
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0answers
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PyCharm seems to install but won't run

This is my first OS X experience so I'm not sure what to do other than ask you guys. I can get PyCharm to install, or so it seems, but when I try to run it all that happens is: the icon shows up on ...
0
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0answers
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Sync calendars between OS 10.8.5 and iPhone 9.2.1

Can I sync my computer calendar (10.8.5) to iPhone (9.2.1) without upgrading my computer OS? The cloud no longer works now that I upgraded my phone and I don't want to upgrade my computer right now.
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0answers
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Apple TV play media stored on Airport Extreme hard drive?

The current gen Airport Extreme (802.11ac, you know... the tall white one) is capable of having a network accessible hard drive connected directly to it. Now that the new Apple TV can run apps, can I ...
3
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2answers
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How can I back up my iPhone without Wi-Fi?

I assume there is something wrong with the battery in my iPhone 4, because it will not stay on unless it's plugged into the charger. I have about 1,000 pictures on my phone, and when my phone is ...
0
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1answer
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Bootcamp: Bluescreen after installing drivers

For a week now I have been trying to install Windows on my late 2011 MacBook Pro 15". After struggling through the whole installation part (see here), I finally managed to boot into Windows 8.1. ...
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0answers
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How bad is a runny nose over a MacBook Pro?

Happy cold season, everybody! Or at least, it'll be happy if you guys can tell me that my computer will survive it. I've got an early 2011 13" MacBook Pro and an annoying cold. My nose decided that ...
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2answers
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Cannot Run GUI AppleScripts

I recently upgraded my system to OS X 10.11 El Capitan and ever since, my AppleScript which enables GUI scripting cannot be run. Part of the reason is obvious, the Universal Access pane in System ...
0
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0answers
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Why iOS firmware images are getting larger each new version? [on hold]

iOS 2.x was about 200 MB, and iOS 9 is about 2 gigabytes! What does cause such growth? In my concern every new iOS includes all versions of frameworks for all previous versions of iOS. In other words ...
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1answer
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Does one Thunderbolt port mean I can only add one additional screen?

My iMac (mid 2011) looks to have one Thunderbolt connection. Does this mean I can only add one additional screen?
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1answer
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How do I check if an app is going through system proxy?

I have set up a system-wide socks proxy in Preferences -> Network. How can I tell if some app follows or bypasses the system proxy setting. I need this because I have a program ported from Windows ...
0
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0answers
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How can I find out the style or genre of a Genius playlist I have made?

So click on a track in iTunes, make a Genius playlist then determine what the genre of said playlist might be (also why is there no Genius tag?)
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0answers
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How to remove incompatible VMware Fusion after updating to El Capitan? [on hold]

I am running an iMac8,1 and just upgraded to OS X El Capitan. My VMware Fusion 2.0.5 is not compatible. How do I remove it and reclaim the space allocated to the Windows partition? VMware Fusion will ...
0
votes
1answer
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How to partition a pen drive with Disk Utility in El Capitan?

I've a 16 GB pen drive and I want to partition it like this: two MBR partitions: FAT - 1GB default (HFS Plus journaled) - remaining. How to do this in El Capitan?
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0answers
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MacBook Pro loosing Wi-Fi/Bluetooth - how to provide a record for service

My custom-built early 2013 MBP 15" is struggling to deliver an acceptable wireless functionality. In the only suitable tool that comes to my mind, a simple ping permanently open on the side of my ...
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iCloud and backup were wiped out when phone was stolen, any way to restore? [on hold]

When I log into my iCloud account I have no files to upload
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1answer
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Does iPad 3 supports wireless charging?

I am wondering if iPad 3 or any iPad version supports wireless charging? Can I use samsung's w'less charger for it?
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0answers
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I'm doing the 3 months free of Apple Music,

I just downloaded like 5 songs online to my laptop. And I transferred the songs to my iTunes. Now when I hook my phone up to my laptop, it's not putting the songs to my music app on my phone. My wife ...
0
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0answers
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Synch Contacts from my MacBook Pro to another MacBook Pro

I want to synch, not move, Contacts from my MacBook Pro to my wife's MacBook Pro, both running OS X 10.10.5, in each direction if possible. We both have different iCloud accounts. I have seen so much ...
0
votes
1answer
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How can I upload a directory structure from a PC to iCloud without first copying it to my iCloud drive?

I have a directory structure of about 12GB on a network drive that I'd like to copy to my iCloud storage. I don't want to copy the 12GB from the network drive to my local iCloud drive folder just so ...
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votes
0answers
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IP changing issue [on hold]

hellO when i make a hosting account on any hosting website they send me an email of activation but when i click on the link of activation there is appears "your account could not be activated due to ...
0
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0answers
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why does the which command output the same path twice?

Why does this command have this output? $which -a python /usr/local/bin/python /usr/local/bin/python /usr/bin/python Specifically, why is "/usr/local/bin/python" listed twice? The "/usr/local/bin" ...
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1answer
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How to set proxy on OS X Terminal permanently?

For every new session in OS X terminal, I have to make my proxy settings again. Is there a way to make these proxy settings once for all?
0
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0answers
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I installed 2 4G 1600 Crucial ram card into my late 2010 Macbook Pro.

I installed the wrong Ram. Now my monitor is all funky. Is there an easy fix, or is it screwed? What damage might have caused by my error? i should have installed 2 4G 1066 cards. HELP!
0
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0answers
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Which text editors provide full screen, multi-page/column, flowing views?

I think Word might do this, but I'm looking for other options. I would like to edit long documents displayed as three or four flowing columns in a full screen view. Flowing means if I delete a line ...
0
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1answer
11 views

Hide bookmarks bar on iOS

I am using iPad and the bookmarks bar takes up too much space on screen. I want to remove but cannot figure out how.
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0answers
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Change wifi country code - El Capitan - MBP 2012

Is there a way to change the wifi cards country code from X3 to AU? X3 doesn't support some of the higher channels that 5GHZ can run on and I can't change the routers channel (currently set to 153). ...
0
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1answer
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MacBook Pro won't boot. Ideas?

MacBook Pro won't boot. Getting various grey screens. When try to do straight boot, get flashing folder. Other things not working: OS X recovery, start up manager, single user mode, verbose mode, ...
0
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0answers
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Lose internet intermittently on my Mac

I have a Mac which I was given by the company I work for. When I'm home I very frequently lose my internet connection meaning that I can only ping my router but nothing else in outside world. I ...
0
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1answer
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Re-set up iMessages?

I need help re-setting up iMessages. I think I entered the wrong ID because now I can't get in. It keeps telling me the Id or password is wrong, but I can't enter a new ID, just a new password. How ...
0
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1answer
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Allow port arbitrary port (such as 5432) open on El Capitan.

I'm running vagrant and successfully port forwarding from there. My issue is that some ports are not running. I know vagrant is working because I can successfully forward port 80, but cannot forward ...
1
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Show “open application indicator” only for applications active in current desktop

Short version: As I have written in the title, I want to see the "open application indicator" only below the applications that are open in the active desktop. Is this possible? Long version: I had ...
0
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1answer
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Detect Terminal Color “Theme” from Command Line

When one uses the terminal inspector, one can change many properties of the terminal, such as background color, text color, and selection color. How can I detect what these properties have been set ...

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