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How to install Mac OS X in Parallels VM without extra `OS X image file.hdd` file on host Mac?

How to install recent versions of Mac OS X such as El Capitan in Parallels without creating an extra file on the host Mac? Installing Mac OS X as a guest OS in Parallels is easy. Just choose File > ...
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iPhone 6s won't update any software

Every time new software is released by Apple for my iPhone 6s, I go to Settings to see the latest version that needs to be updated, but as soon as I click on Update, it closes out the Settings App. I ...
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Does Apple's stock Reminders app geofencing work with iBeacons?

I'd like to know whether geofenced reminders in Apple's stock Reminders app can use iBeacons to trigger. My use case is that I'd like to place an iBeacon in my home, and trigger reminders when it is ...
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Upgrade from OS X 10.6.8 to El Captain - App Store crashes [on hold]

I did all the tricks found (deleting the plist, deleting the files - however i didnt have download folder under the debug menu, but found it other way) and nothing helped.. Here is the crash log: Any ...
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Split screen in Messages on iPad

On an iPad Air 2 can a full page be displayed in email or messages instead of a split screen with 2/3 of it containing one opened message and 1/3 showing the entire list of messages?
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1answer
31 views

Control Macs volume with headphones

I have the Bose Quitcomfort 25 headphones for Android and on it there are 3 buttons (volume up, down and play pause toggle). I was able to get the Play Pause toggle up and running by installing ...
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1answer
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What steps do I need to take to replace my Apple TV 4 remote?

We broke our Apple TV 4 remote, and bought a replacement. However, the new one does not appear to control the Apple TV. Do I need to take any steps to get the new remote to control my existing Apple ...
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1answer
21 views

How to Highlight a Symbolic Link in Finder of El Capitan?

You cannot do the highlight in Finder of El Capitan 10.11.4. However, there may be other methods to do it. How can you highlight a symbolic link in Finder of El Capitan?
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TextEditor with Overview of Search Tool's Result?

I am trying to find a texteditor which can give an overview of Search Tool's Result. I find the current situation of TextMate problematic You cannot see the section of one search result without ...
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0answers
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I can't dislike a suggestion on iPad Apple Music

On iPhone, you can simply tab and hold on a suggestion and you can dislike a suggestion on Apple Music. However, this is not working on iPad. I have iPad Mini 2 and the latest iOS. Is it a known ...
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0answers
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Installing SSD on 2012 MacBook has messed up Bluetooth keyboard and mouse

My MacBook worked fine but was getting slow, so I replaced the HD with a Crucial 1 TB SSD. I usually use it with an external monitor, an Apple Bluetooth keyboard and a Magic Mouse. I also have a CPU ...
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How do you get the app password to go away [on hold]

HOW DO I GET THE APP PASSWORD OF MY FREINDS IPAD. ????????? I am so frustrated right now and I am stupid so I came to this website to see how to do this . U know when like u get an app and they ask u ...
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How to disable “look up” context menu in Google Chrome OSX 10.10+?

This is a distinct question from Is the "Lookup in Dictionary" context menu option hardcoded in Google Chrome for Mac? I want to get rid of the "Look Up x" contextual menu in Chrome: How ...
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0answers
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Can “Move to iOS” work on an Android VirtualBox virtual machine?

Is there a way to get "Move to iOS" running on a virtual machine? I tried it but it is always crashing. I want to use it to import SMS to iPhone… My intent was to get some of my old SMS from my ...
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0answers
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Reverse Proxy Help - URL Rewriting

I have OS X server running on Yosemite - standard site setup (http and https) and have been successful in creating a reverse proxy which routes incoming connections on http://hello.mydomain.com/forum ...
0
votes
0answers
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Text-cursor changes place without me causing it to (clicking, palming, thumbing)

I type and the text-cursor moves occasionally, meaning I'm typing into the wrong word/sentence all of a sudden. I'm on a Mac (El Capitain, patched up to date) and these things are not supposed to ...
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1answer
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Photos on old iphone being transferred to new iphone

My daughter has my old iphone but photos she takes arrive on my camera roll on my new iphone - how can I stop that happening please? Thank you
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1answer
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delete cookies in Safari manually

I tried deleting Cookies in Safari manually, by deleting ~Library/Cookies folder, ~/Library/Caches/com.apple.Safari and ~/Library/Safari. The folders gets deleted, but the next time I launch Safari ...
0
votes
1answer
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Macbook pro internal HD not detected

I had a problem with my bootcamped MBP and I tried to format the HD. I wasn't able to format any of the partitions so I tried the following based on ...
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0answers
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How do I move my plants vz zombies safegames to android?

I want to try strategies here http://gaming.stackexchange.com/questions/162404/is-there-a-way-to-transfer-game-progress-from-an-ios-device-to-android I am now on android. I want to move app data ...
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0answers
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Xcode 7 Simulator - “SpringBoard cannot be opened because of a problm.”

I was successfully using the Xcode Simulator yesterday evening. This morning when I came into work, I didn't change anything, but suddenly, every time I open the Simulator, this error pops up ...
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0answers
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Mail shows all “On My Mac” folders as empty (El Capitan)

Short Version Since upgrading to El Capitan, all folders in Mail that are "On My Mac" show up as having zero messages, but only on one of my two machines. The appropriate files are all there in the ...
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Blank Mail.app HTML Emails in 10.11.6 (Beta) 15G7a

A family member somehow got an automatic software update to Beta 15G7a that was released ±24 hours ago. He's very happy to accept PICNIC or CBI as responses to usual support from me, so it's puzzling ...
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0answers
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WiFi slow down drastically when iPhone 6s connected

Good day everyone.. (not good for me obviously) I have questions about my iPhone 6s (iOS 9.3.2) connecting to my TP-Link Router (Model No. TL-WR740N / TL-WR740ND) and its performance. Whenever I ...
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0answers
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completely reset Safari 9

How can I completely restart Safari? I did my research and found this code would delete all Safari files. Unfortunately, this is outdated since I cannot even find ~/Library/Caches/Apple\ -\ Safari\ -\ ...
4
votes
1answer
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How can I force OS X to update its time more regularly?

We have a Mac mini build server running 10.9.5 and sometimes the build fails on the codesign command, which fails because of the timestamp on one of the files. The way we usually "fix" this is to ...
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0answers
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How to fix shortcuts which are converted to files with Relative path?

I have a Xcode project's code base in which all the Shortcuts (Alias) are converted to Plain files with the relative path of the actual file. For Instance, the original file structure was: But now ...
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votes
1answer
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Macbook Snow Leopard Unzipped file

I used Terminal command to unzip an audio file downloaded from a public library. Command used: unzip -v /<zip filename.zip>; rm -rf _MACOSX. Terminal displayed 31 files were extracted and ...
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2answers
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Apple discussions page down? [on hold]

I'm mostly just checking to see if this is just me, or if the site is actually down, but the Apple discussions page has been "Busy updating Apple Support Communities" for like 3 days now. Is that just ...
0
votes
1answer
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Recording a maths tutorial video with iPhone

I am making a series of maths video tutorials to put up on YouTube. I have made a wooden crane that positions the iPhone above my desk looking down so that it captures an A4 sheet of paper. (I have ...
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0answers
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mosh + /bin/false error

I have successfully installed mosh at server and client side both. At both sides "mosh" is printing correct usage instructions. Now when I am trying to ssh using following mosh command from osx: ...
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3answers
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locate isn't finding a file that exists

The file in question is: /Users/me/Library/Containers/com.dell.Toad/Data/workspace/.metadata/.plugins/com.dell.toadext.oracle.core/connections.xml What is wrong with locate?
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1answer
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Witch and Youtube Fullscreen Windows

I just installed Witch for one reason only which is that if I make a youtube video fullscreen in Chrome then ⌘tab to another app, when I ⌘tab again to get back to the youtube video OSX instead just ...
0
votes
1answer
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Windows repositioned to macbook screen after sleep

I have a MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015, OS X El Capitan, 10.11.5) with Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB connected to an external monitor: Samsung SE790C: Resolution: 3440 x 1440 @ 60 Hz Pixel Depth: ...
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I don't have 802.11n on my Mac [on hold]

I face a problem with my Mac , it was normal, but 2 days ago I was just shocked when I can't find wireless network on adapters list.
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0answers
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how to avoid root elevation dialog using SCNetworkInterfaceForceConfigurationRefresh in MAC 10.11 [migrated]

Our App tries to perform DHCP refresh without popping up for elevating user credential. We have seen the SCNetworkConfiguration api has some functions to achive this. in the apple developer site . ...
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votes
0answers
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< and ^ keys are swapped

I'm using a German Keyboard (Lioncast LK20) with OS X 10.11.5. I set the keymap to German and it is displayed correctly in the settings screen. Unfortunately the following two keys are swapped when I ...
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0answers
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What does this error message in iMovie mean?

I provided a screenshot below for what seems to be corrupted files (I'm referring to the black icons with question marks in them). It seems that I can't reimport those missing files from the memory ...
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votes
1answer
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How to really really turn off system sounds in El Capitan

On my old laptop, which ran Snow Leopard, I had it set to not play system sound effects. As far as I remember, all I did to achieve this was go to System Preferences -> Sound -> Sound Effects tab -> ...
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votes
0answers
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Is it possible to undo a copy and paste action on MAC?

I have a MBP on which OS X El Capitan is running. I pasted a file into my thesis folder containing my thesis Latex files and when the prompt warned me about a file with the same name as the file being ...
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votes
0answers
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GPS track device within a certain area going above a certain speed

Does anyone know of an iOS app which allows GPS tracking of devices only within a set geographic area (~ 6 square km / 2 square miles), above a set speed (ie 5km/hr). Reason being we have a mobile ...
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Applescript Keystroke [on hold]

I was making an applescript ''virus'' when this happened Help plz I was trying to make it read out all the files, like the tree command for PC
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votes
1answer
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AppleScript URL from open safari window

I have a Safari window displaying a webpage. I want to be able to retrieve the open URL into AppleScript. However when I do this: if URL of window 1 is "www.google.com" then --do something end if ...
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2answers
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Mac Hard Drive Storage Decreases even without downloading anything

I have a 128 GB hard drive on my macbook pro retina 13". My mac storage hard drive keeps decreasing for no reason, even when I do not download anything. This still happens even when I don't use any ...
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0answers
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Move or transfer only all the Screenshots from iPhone iOS 9.x to Windows PC?

These few links/ answers do not satisfy my question because Screenshots folder was introduced only in iOS 9.x as per: http://www.theverge.com/2015/7/8/8914505/apple-ios-9-beta-photos-screenshots ...
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votes
1answer
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Does the iAd App Network shutdown mean my app will no longer display ads?

I'm very unclear about the iAd shutdown announcement. To clarify, I have an app that displays ads. Is the announcement that: iAds is shutting down entirely and I need to find another third party ad ...
0
votes
0answers
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Force OSX to switch to the wifi access point with the strongest signal

I have two wifi hotspots set up. Comcast X1 Router (Wireless Gateway 1) and an Airport Extreme. Both networks are set up with the same SSID, passphrase, and WPA2 Personal. Unfortunately, the wifi ...
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votes
0answers
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keyboard shortcut customization doesn't work on firefox bookmark toolbar

I have set up a shortcut in keyboard setting for toggling the firefox bookmark toolbar. But the shortcut does't work, and nothing actually happens. How can I make it work?
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0answers
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I cloud back up

Okay so I have a completely destroyed iphone 6s plus screen. The lcd itself is cracked and I can't used the screen. My friend locked me out of my phone and I want to know if the phone is locked will ...
0
votes
0answers
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iOS auto-correct common words to that of brand names

I am using iOS 9.3 and my auto-correct is working really weirdly. It will change valid words to those of existing brands. For instance, typing in "guess" will change it to "Guess", even if it is in ...

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