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Automator PDF workflow should keep Acrobat cropping

I export pages from a PDF and crop them in Acrobat. The files are fairly large, so I resave them in Preview. With the Quartz filter Reduce File Size it gives me better quality than Acrobat's own ...
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Auto connect iPad to iPhone hotspot [duplicate]

I have a lot of data on my phone's contract so it doesn't matter if some extra is used. Is it possible to make an iPad auto connect to an iOS hotspot just as it can auto connect to a normal wifi ...
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1answer
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iPhone 6 plus - weird horizontal lines on screen, won't stay in DFU mode for updates, iTunes stuck “waiting for iphone”

I need help with fixing an iPhone 6 plus. The user(my mom) accidentally booted the iPhone into recovery mode(not sure, but she says she's holding both power and home button) and leave the phone on as ...
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1answer
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Backing up data

I have a script that used to run daily that looked like the following to backup my mac. Backup script pastebin As you see here, this script is TERRIBLE because it deletes everything in the folder ...
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1answer
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Difference between ~/Library/Application Scripts/ and ~/Library/Scripts

Does the two folders ~/Library/Application Scripts/ and ~/Library/Scripts have different meanings? I’m considering where to put scripts for OmniFocus.
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Does iBooks sync metadata across devices via iCloud?

Just updated to using the new iCloud-enabled iBooks for PDFs, etc. On my Macbook, I've also gone and fixed the metadata for all of the books, but it doesn't appear to sync that updated metadata to my ...
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Is it feasible to mix different brands of RAM?

Based on my online research, I believe it is safe to assume that one can use two sticks of RAM that have different RAM sizes (2 gigabytes, 4 gigabytes, etc.). However, my Macbook Pro has been ...
0
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1answer
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ios mail wont open zip files

I'm on ios 9.2 / ipad air 2. I understand that since ios 7 mail should open(for viewing) zip files directly. What I actually get is just perpetual Loading... and spinning wheel if I copy to Winzip I ...
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0answers
10 views

Iphone 6 not showing received media [closed]

Received movie from othe iphone via vlc media player but not showing anywhere in my phone
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1answer
31 views

Get MAC address from a dead phone

I have a 4 years old iPhone 3GS that suddenly stopped working 1 and a alf years ago. It was already out of warranty so I preferred getting a new phone instead of reapiring it. But now I need to get ...
3
votes
2answers
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No option to boot into windows now I've installed El Capitan

I have just upgraded to El Capitan from Yosemite. Previously when holding down the option key I had the option to boot into Windows as I had installed this using Boot Camp. Now it doesn't give me that ...
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0answers
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pfctl config to only allow openvpn connection

I found what appears to be a suitable guide here but pfctl complains of a syntax error and "no IP address found for en3" which is my main interface. I have had other pf rules working successfully to ...
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Deleted .aae files and now the related photos are gone

I was manually copying my photos from my iPhone 6 running iOS 9.3.1 onto my Windows 8 laptop and deleted all the .aae files associated with the various JPEGs before copying them over. I immediately ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

How to use iMac mid 2010 (21.5 inch display) as monitor

I have a late 2014 macbook pro, and i am trying to use my 21.5" iMac as just a display via the thunderbolt cable. But it doesn't seem to be working, what do I need to change to do so?
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1answer
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Apple Mail is not syncing completely with Gmail account

I have a Gmail account. For years, it has sync'd very nicely with my Apple Mail folders. Now, several of my Mail folders are no longer syncing with their respective Gmail Label (folder). In some of ...
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19 views

California safe drinking water board [closed]

Tried to contact mc,with verifing question, no responce.conclution=LDS IN CONTROLOF WATER BOARD CALIFONIA ,VERIFIED, ROBERT DAVIS, CONTACT, COMING, NEED, ADVICE?
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My Windows 10 partition no longer works after recent OS X system update

I have a late 2015 27"iMac 5k. I have a Bootcamp partition running Windows 10. I have been using it without issue for the past month or more and today, I went into my Mac partition and ran an update ...
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1answer
26 views

Set Computer to Sleep Mode for Specific Amount of Time from CLI

This terminal command sets the computer to sleep mode: osascript -e 'tell application "Finder" to sleep' How can I make the computer sleep for a specific amount of time, say 20 minutes? Do I need ...
0
votes
0answers
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What happens when PCIe boost circuits are overloaded?

In my understanding, the 2010 Mac Pro is rated for 75W of power for each PCIe slot, plus 75W for each of the two 6-pin boost (aux) circuits. I know it's possible to exceed these limits, because I do ...
0
votes
1answer
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What's the most effective way to cool down a MBP 13

I have a MacBook Pro 13 retina, which I've just recently started playing Call of Duty on, and I thought if I just blasted my fans the temperature would be kept in check. However, I only checked the ...
0
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1answer
20 views

How to get iTunes to copy music you import to a safe/internal folder

When I drag music into iTunes from the downloads folder, and then empty my downloads folder, the music is obviously no longer in iTunes because the source file was in my downloads folder. This is on ...
0
votes
2answers
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Prevent Network-Discovery on Infrastructure side

The Finder displays nearby Computers and Devices in the left column whenever a network connection is present. Sometimes we let clients use our network when we discuss projects in meetings (aka they ...
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0answers
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Photos : All Photos How to find the ones that do not belong to any albums

OS X El Capitan Photos : All Photos How to find the ones that do not belong to any albums? When i click on all Photos it shows all the photos that are part of albums as well as the ones that are ...
3
votes
1answer
66 views

How does the Put Back feature of the Trash work?

This question is really more for my fellow computer scientists: how does the Put Back feature of the Trash directory work? I'm guessing the OS maintains some sort of index file which stores the path ...
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0answers
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How do I prevent OSX from creating a network entry when I connect a USB serial device?

I use a lot of different USB serial devices. I'm now at the point where my Network Preferences panel takes minutes to open and more minutes to change profiles. Opening ...
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0answers
22 views

Keychain password questions

How does changing the user password via system preferences effect the keychain password? What happens if you reset it? (Now via system preferences) What causes keychain to get into pop ups loops ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

What is the maximum safe current for Mac Pro PSU?

I regularly put my 2010 Mac Pro under pretty heavy usage, maxing out the 12 core CPUs and GTX Titan Black. I can monitor the voltage and current using iStat Menus, but I'm looking for a specification ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

How can I stop VLC from lagging when playing mp4 files?

VLC tends to have a video lag playback when playing mp4 videos, specifically the ones from railscasts.com. The video will be playing just fine but then the video will freeze, the audio will continue ...
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0answers
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SD card won't mount (late 2009 iMac running OSX El Capitan)

I am hoping that someone can help me diagnose and fix a recurring problem. When I insert a card into the SD card slot it does not read the card or register that a card has been inserted in any way. ...
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0answers
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how can I import figures from a pdf into a power point slide?

I have tried importing from a PDF, and using the insert tool. I tried copy and paste, I also tried converting the pdf to pptx then importing it. Each time, the figure is missing, and the caption is ...
2
votes
0answers
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Why does my Mac slow down when the volume/brightness indicator fades out?

I frequently change the volume and brightness on my computer. Usually I modify them to more or less match my surrounding physical(!) environment. But there's this one annoying quirk with changing my ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Speed up Automator workflow

I've recorded some actions and made an Automator workflow out of it. It's basically some clicks, selecting something in drop-down menues and quitting the app. I run the workflow at 10x speed, but it's ...
4
votes
2answers
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permission denied mkdir /Volumes

I'm getting a permission denied when attempting to create or mount at /Volumes on my mac. I'm an admin and I can do both of those things with sudo, but I don't understand why I have to use sudo on ...
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Apple back is so much of hot [closed]

If I'll plugged the charge my iPhone so much of heating I'll using internet that time we'll be Heating what well do
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0answers
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Minimized Preview windows display as “Window” after reboot

If one has documents minimized in Preview and ensures that the option "Reopen windows when logging back in" is checked on reboot, the minimized documents do not display their file name, instead they ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

How to use Bluetooth PAN and WiFi simultaneously in OSX

On my Macbook Pro I connect to the Internet via Bluetooth on my iPhone, which does not work when connected to a WiFi network. How do I tell OSX to route WAN traffic over my Bluetooth connection, ...
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0answers
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How to prevent iTunes/QuickTime Player playing both the main (5.1 AC-3) and backup (2.0 AAC) audio tracks at the same time?

I have created for myself a build script to automatically import films into iTunes, making sure that they have compatible audio/video tracks. This generally means that if the input video track isn't ...
0
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0answers
13 views

Cannot log out please help me resolve it [closed]

As a matter of fact I forgot my I iCloud password, so cannot sign out. Need some help on my issue.
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1answer
16 views

Planning to test our web application in Safari/Windows 7 instead of Safari/OS X & iOS

We got a recommendation to test our web application in Safari for OS X and iOS (iPad). Instead of using a MacBook/iPad will it be the correct way to confirm the compatibility of Safari OS X and iOS if ...
0
votes
2answers
16 views

How do I make more space on a Macbook air? [duplicate]

I have a bunch of files that I don't need. I'm wondering what's taking up all the space. I am tempted to almost format the laptop and start fresh. What can I do to find out what is taking up all the ...
0
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0answers
26 views

iphone programming on mac in vmware with more upgraded ram or ssd or Hackintosh? [closed]

I want to Develop iPhone Applications but don't have Mac, So currently i am using VMWare Booted with Mac OS X with Intel i5 with 4GB RAM. And Online 4GB RAM and SSD Have almost same price nothing ...
0
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1answer
13 views

Apple Mailbox appearing in trash and in inbox

This morning I got the message "An error occurred while moving message to mailbox (null)". I discovered my entire mailbox is duplicated under Trash and under my Inbox. Anybody got any ideas on how to ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

How to find apps registered to a different iTunes account

An acquaintance of mine bought a used iPhone. The previous owner was a friend. They installed some apps that the new owner wanted, but used the previous owner's iTunes account for convenience. Now ...
0
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0answers
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How can I show my windows in a non-mirror display (connected to a projector)?

The title is phrased pretty badly. It would be great if someone can improve it. My English is bad. Situation: I am going to do a presentation about my app. During the presentation, I need to switch ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Read iCloud Tabs in Automator

iCloud tabs are accessed through the user interface cloud button in Safari on OS X. Is there any way to write an Automator workflow that retrieves all the URLs shared in iCloud tabs on a given device ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Safari crashes after client authentication

I've installed an PKCS12 file on my iPhone and wanted to visit a private website where the server is asking the browser to authenticate. I can choose the installed PKCS12 file but nothing happened. ...
6
votes
1answer
91 views

CPU Die temperatures reaches 90° C, is that normal?

My Macbook Air 13", Mid 2011, got heated and is slow in working. I noticed that CPU Die temperature reaches 90° C, is that normal? I've changed my fan recently but still get this issue.
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1answer
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ipa installed on device but not appearing

My friend has developed an app and send me the .ipa file. He wants me to install it on my phone. So I went into iTunes and drag the ipa into the app section. Then I connected my phone to my computer, ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

How can i create my own dictionary? [duplicate]

I am learning a new language and I would like to create my own dictionary. is that possible? thank you for answering
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1answer
15 views

Share link for a photo from icloud or photos app

There used to be a way to get a direct link to a photo in iCloud and share it. I was surprised to see this still isn't possible from the photos app so i went to the iCloud website and i still can't ...

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