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Serve Application from my Mac over LAN

I am trying to serve an application I'm developing over the LAN at work. I'm doing this using Apache and this is working fine locally, but when I try to access from another client on the network the ...
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3answers
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Do you really need antivirus software for Mac OS X? [duplicate]

Do Macs and Apple laptops need security software, or is OS X safe to use without antivirus? Recently I got free antivirus for Mac from Comodo. It works perfect?
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How do I add IRCTC tickets to iPhone Wallet

I am residing in India. I have iPhone 5s running 9.3.2 I would like to add IRCTC tickets to iPhone Wallet. How do I add them ?
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Is it possible to share files between iCloud Music Libraries?

Previously, my wife and I shared a single iTunes store account and had iTunes match. If I added music to my library from outside iTunes, she could see it in her library and download it to her phone. ...
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2answers
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How to Make Macbook a Slave Display for Raspberry Pi 3b?

I need to get displays for my microprocessors which I need for different tasks. I can have a USB-microUSB-HDMI connection to the ultrabook. I am using Macbook Air 2013-mid and El Capitan 10.11.4. ...
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1answer
28 views

How to Limit Wifi Connection to Only One Application?

I need to connect to open Wifi network but I do not want all my applications access internet with it. Only one internet browser. I am using at the moment VPN Service PrivateInternetAccess.com (PIA). ...
0
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0answers
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Is there a way in Thunderbird for mac to activate typographic quotes?

Like in Pages, I would like activate smart quotes in Thunderbird for Mac. I have not been able to figure out how to set it. (So that " are automatically converted to “ and ”) Thanks in advance.
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2answers
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HDMI to DisplayPort Not Working

I have a Macbook Pro and a QHD BenQ monitor here. Should it be supported to connect these two devices using a HDMI to DisplayPort cable (So HDMI on Macbook DisplayPort on monitor)? For me it just ...
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0answers
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Hand tool in Preview.app 10.8.5 still not working with images

In Mountain Lion's Preview.app, the Hand tool that one can use to move enlarged documents around with the mouse, is missing. In post #58680 I found a solution offered by M K (15/02/2014) to press ...
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1answer
21 views

Changing my primary email and thus Apple ID Fails. Can anyone help?

My email provider and thus also email address are changing. Thus I carefully followed the procedure Apple provide to change the primary email used for Apple ID. I used the "Managing Apple ID" Web ...
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3answers
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Easily disable/enable all network connectivity [duplicate]

My work involves trying stuff online and offline, on a Mac. Sometimes a try can be less than 10 seconds of needed offline time. Most of the time I still need to be online. Instead of going to Network ...
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“error cannot move message, Null”

I just added a new mailbox, copied everything from my husbands mail settings, his does not get this message but mine does every time I delete a message. As someone suggested I went to "use this ...
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0answers
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Faulty magsafe 2 diagnosis

I found a Magsafe 2 60W power adapter in the electronics trash and I would like to find out where it's fault is. I am pretty sure I can handle most of the common repairs on the chargers. I am asking, ...
0
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0answers
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Apple Mail App - IMAP - Sent mails not loaded from server

out of knowhere my sent mails folder in the built-in mail program of my iMac stopped working - to be precise - the sent mails folder is now empty. I received a message once stating something like ...
3
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2answers
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OSX: how to add a right click option in folder to open the folder with an application like VS Code?

Is it possible to add a service in a folder to open it with a specific application? As shown in given below screen shot an application named ever note has done this. I want to do it manually for ...
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0answers
18 views

File icon which stays apparent on desktop and cannot be removed or opened or moved

I tried yesterday to save a file and move it in a folder on my desktop, but it got stuck and I cannot move it, open it or delete it. When I try to move other files to the desktop folders, it does not ...
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1answer
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How to sign into Itunes connect

I want to distribute an IOS app using Test Flight. If I go to the Account page of the Apple Developer site, I can see my account details so I am definitely logged in. On the left hand panel there is ...
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2answers
41 views

Error restoring encrypted disk using Disk Utility

I am trying to replace the hard drive in an old MBP-15 mid 2010 with a new SSD. The old disk is encrypted. I did that on my own two MBPs successfully, but both disks were not encrypted. The Mac is ...
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PLEASE HELP I have a question about MacBook pro [closed]

HEY FRIENDS I HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT REMOTELY TRACKING,LOCKING and WIPING DATA on A modern Mac ...if I'll restart my MacBook pro for it's factory settings I need to install a new OS X and I need an ...
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0answers
15 views

Show Dock on all external displays (not simultaniously)

I recently started using OSX El Capitan at work. I have two external monitors connected to my mac (they are laid out horizontally one after the other). I used Macs in the past and as far as I can ...
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0answers
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How to find a file on a remote computer and delete it?

I gave this AppleScript to a person, and he gave it to a lot of people. However, the AppleScript could potentially get them suspended, but they are reluctant to give it up. The file is called "MASTER ...
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2answers
28 views

How can I monitor network in OS X?

I met a problem recently. Sometimes the Google shows me a page says that my computer is sending frequent requests to Google so that I must enter the number in the picture to continue to use Google's ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Bootcamp partiton in VirtualBox returns errors VERR_ACCESS_DENIED and VBOX_E_FILE_ERROR

I have been using this guide: http://danielphil.github.io/windows/virtualbox/osx/2015/08/25/virtualbox-boot-camp.html But when I try and mount the .vmdk I get this error: Permission problem ...
2
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1answer
205 views

OS X 10.11.5 Update won't download

I am having trouble downloading the OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 Update. Both direct downloads and App Store downloads end up being crazy slow (1kb/sec). Other App Store downloads or the direct iTunes 12.4 ...
0
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0answers
15 views

Can I keep the Screen Sharing app from showing the menu bar?

I need to use Mac OS X's screen sharing app a lot to access a remote system (also using Mac OS X). I'm new to Macs and I keep having the following problem: If I leave my mouse cursor within roughly a ...
2
votes
2answers
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Disk Utility (recovery mode) stuck at loading

I want to do a clean install of el capitan OS. I booted to recovery mode, chose reinstall os x and followed the steps. So far so good. When it came to choose the destination disk where I wanted to ...
0
votes
0answers
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What is the SPIT/User wake reason in OS X?

When browsing pmset -g log I noticed a line that said: 2016-05-18 21:48:55 +0200 Wake Wake from Deep Idle [CDNVA] due to SPIT/User: Using AC (Charge:100%) I'm wondering what SPIT/User is. All of ...
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1answer
17 views

Insert key in mac book pro 2011 with windows 10 with bootcamp

I have a MacBook Pro 2011 running windows 10 with bootcamp. How to use "Insert key" (Ins) or equivalent on Mac keyboard, in MS word 2016 ? There isnt key insert, and fn + return doesn not work, and ...
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1answer
24 views

Delete photos from icloud but keep in macbook and phone

I find iCloud really annoying and I want to remove my files (mainly photos) from it but still keep them in my phone and laptop. How should i go about doing that?
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copy/paste a file to a different folder while in a file open dialog?

When I'm in the Finder, I can copy a file (via secondary click menu, Edit menu, or keyboard shortcut) and then navigate to another folder and paste it. If I want to do the same thing when I'm in a ...
0
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1answer
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Deleted photos from phone when transfering to macbook, how to get back on phone?

I transferred photos from my iphone to my macbook, but turns out the photos were deleted from my phone after the transfer. So now I have the photos on my macbook but not on the phone. I'm trying to ...
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0answers
31 views

Is it possible to activate an iPhone overseas?

My parents brought me a iPhone SE locked by Sprint from US and I only turned it on here in my country (Brazil). It was not able to reach the original network. I wanted to unlock it but first I must ...
0
votes
1answer
10 views

what is the purpose of MediaCache folder on a Mac

What is the purpose of /private/var/folders/zg/jjtx0_k94pdc5p5q6gcvf4900000gn/T/MediaCache folder? It looks like some sort of database. I noticed it gets updated while browsing quite often. Excerpt ...
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1answer
15 views

How to quit 'screen' if you don't have \ on the keyboard

To quit screen you need to hit ctrl+a, ctrl+\. How do you do that if you don't have \ on the keyboard? On my keyboard I need to hit shift+alt+7 to get a backslash - if I'm in an editor. Won't work ...
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15 views

Applescript app to open but not run a script file? [closed]

I have applescript applications in my menu bar. I'm creating a new one which contains a part which has an endless repeat loop. The problem is, if I run it as an application, there's no way for me to ...
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1answer
26 views

what is the purpose of /private/var/db/crls folder

What is the purpose of /private/var/db/crls folder on a mac? I noticed that it gets updated regularly.
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1answer
29 views

How to get Torch browser to stop prompting me to update to new version?

I have the Torch browser (Version 29.0.0.7181 (7181)) installed on my Mac (10.11.4). It's no longer updated or supported on the Mac but I use it as a tester browser for some things so I like it. But ...
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0answers
15 views

Can iPhones display all colors in the MacAdam's deviation ellipse? Or colors outside the visible spectrum?

This is a picture of the spectrum visible to the human eye. The circles indicate groups of colors that are perceived as the same by the 99% of the population. What colors are available for ...
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1answer
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My Mac prompts to shut down randomly

Somewhere between every one and ten minutes, my MacBook Pro prompts the shut down dialog box or even starts to sleep. This is what I get in the console. It really looks as if I've pressed the ...
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vote
1answer
33 views

Can you download custom iPhone vibrations?

I know how to create vibrations on the phone itself, but I'm wondering if there is a way to upload to a computer, download from a computer, or even create on a computer. I ask because I'd like a way ...
1
vote
1answer
12 views

How to I “edit as new” with Apple Mail?

I have a mail message where I typed the email address from a business card. Unfortunately I made a typo, so it bounced. I'd like to open the mail and edit it as if it were a new mail without "Fwd" or ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

Remappings for Ctrl vs. Command for easier alternating between Mac and PC [closed]

I use both a PC and a Mac about equally often. This was hard at first but after a while I got comfortable context-switching between the two. One thing that's been very helpful is using the same USB ...
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0answers
13 views

Detect if iPhone trusts this computer

I'm working on a script that automates import photos from iPhone in Mac Photos.app How can I find out if iPhone trusts this mac? I've tried system_profiler SPUSBDataType and ioreg -lp IOUSB but ...
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votes
0answers
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Charger converter for Apple charger to charge Android devices

Planet Fitness - I need a charger converter for Apple charger for the Planet Fitness Treadmill to charge Android devices. My phone has a micro-USB charging port for android charger. What size do I ...
0
votes
0answers
222 views

playlist problems with new Itunes 12.4

since updating Itunes and El Capitan,my Itunes library with Apple Music shows the "right" old playlists, but when I click on a song it chooses A COMPLETELEY DIFFERENT song which isn't even in this ...
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votes
0answers
44 views

A way to test System Integrity Protection SIP (NOT about how to enable/disable)?

When I first began using 10.11 El Capitan I had to disable SIP in order to run some stuff, and to avoid some crashes. The crashes were probably likely down to some kext I had leftover from older ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Early 2013 Macbook Pro Retina El Capitan Only Getting Internet Recovery

I have a early 2013 Macbook Pro Retina 15 inch running El Capitan 10.11.4. For work reasons, I need a case sensitive file system so I created a second volume on my hard drive that is formatted as "OS ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Persistant phantom volume mount points, how to prevent?

Every time I reboot my Mac a mount point for a drive I don't even have connected is recreated in my /Volumes/ dir. I can delete it, but next time I reboot it comes back. How can I find out what is ...
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votes
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40 views

Hacking Lords Mobile in IOS 9.3.2 [closed]

Has anyone successfully hacked Lords Mobile for unlimited gems? If so can you share how or the IOS file?
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votes
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10 views

HTML Social Media Contest Solution [closed]

Hi Guys I run a small online business and am currently looking to promote the up and coming fathers day with an event on social media. The aim is to increase my email capture and gain customers ...

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