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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 ...
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Bookmarks bar needs to be removed

I am using iPad and bookmarks bar takes up too much space on screen and I want to remove but cannot figure out how. I need help please.
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Change wifi country code

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). ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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iCloud contacts not synching

I have a Mac, iPhone5S and iPad all running the latest OS. A couple of days ago I updated a friends mobile number on my Mac and wanted to call her from my iPhone. I discovered this still had her old ...
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Running Halo CE with wineskin?

I got Halo CE (not custom edition) for PC. I ran it through wineskin wrapper (WS9Wine1.9.2) and use the setup.exe. Once I ran it, it gave me a missing pidgen.dll file error. I searched online and ...
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How can I install the newest EFI firmware upgrade from El Capitan?

I've got an early 2011 MacBook Pro (8,1) and I am trying to install the newest EFI firmware upgrade, however it only supports 10.8.5 and 10.9.5. Unfortunately I have no clue as to what the best ...
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Can I remove the Install OS X Yosemite app?

I'm trying to free up some space on my MacBook and I found this in the Applications folder. Can I delete it? I'm a iOS developer and I don't want issues. Currently I'm running OS X El Capitan ...
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App Store not allowing app downloads

The iOS App Store is a great place, normally, but recently I discovered that I'm not able to download apps due to some error. The error is that whenever I want to download an app, I click GET, then it ...
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iCloud Photo Backup has stopped working

My iPhone has stopped backing my photos and videos up on iCloud despite iCloud Photo Library, Optimize Storage, Photo Stream and iCloud Photo Sharing being enabled. I also have plenty of storage space ...
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Login screen shows “Guest” option even though it is disabled

I have disabled the "Guest" option on my Macbook Pro, however it still shows the "Guest" bubble next to my account on the login screen.
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Enabled DARK menu bar and Dock hides icons

If I enable Dark Dock mode some icons become invisible: Normal Mode - Dark Mode - The icon is still there (there is slight shadow of it on the picture) and I still can click it etc. If the ...
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Mouse moves vertically on login

OS X El Capitan 10.11.3 - USB mouse (steelseries Sensei) When trying to move the cursor, the movement is limited only to vertical direction. What could be the possible problem?
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AirPlay Can't Connect

I Have a Mid 2011 MacBook Air. Every time I attempt to connect to an airplay display, I get a message that says "Could not connect to (Airplay Device Name)". I have a business conference next week ...
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DIY Fusion drive with 3 drives

Is it possible to build a DIY Fusion drive using 3 drives - 2 HD's and 1 SSD? Will the Fusion machinery optimise on three levels i.e. SSD, then fast HD, then slow HD? I have a mid 2011 27" iMac, ...
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Ridiculous cache usage on iPad

My iPad kept on running out of storage space, so I finally connected it to the computer and investigated. This is the usage as shown in iTunes, where the "Other" section is 7.33 GB: I then got ...
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iPhone 4s Recover from lost lockscreen password

I have an iPhone 4s. I've locked it and forgotten the passcode. I don't have an iTunes backup to restore from. When I go through the power+home button loop attached to iTunes and then ask it to ...
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Wall paper and geek tool With multiple monitor set up

Does anyone know how to set a desktop wall paper for all the mission control desk tops available as well as for the multiple monitors connected ? I am using a 3 monitor set up but the wall paper ...
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OK so I've located the “silent'” button

Can't hear ringtones. Volume is up with buttons on left. Silent button shows red line. Does this mean it's on or off? Thanks, padres
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MBP strange blackouts

I have noticed, that sometimes, my MacBook Pro mid-2012 has strange blackouts like if the battery ran out. This happens even when my battery is near full. The symptoms are that the screen goes black ...
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2013 Retina Macbook Pro Turn off and back on when opening the lid

This only happens sometimes but it bothers me because I have to wait for all the script I got to load again. I cannot figure why is it happening. Here is the log: 2016-02-06 20:12:17 +0100 ...
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Bluetooth can't find any device

After maintenance, my Macbook Pro Retina can't find any bluetooth device (Magic Mouse / Keyboard / Soundbar / Phone) I read many instructions, reseted SMC and NVRAM, but nothing changes
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Refreshing the category of an Automator service

I'm trying to use Automator to create a simple service (open selected file in MacVim). Originally I (incorrectly) specified that the service accepts selected text as input. I have changed it later to ...
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Make iOS 6 device (iPod Touch) DLNA renderer

We got an unused, semi-broken iPod Touch lying around. I would like to make it a DLNA renderer, so i can stream music TO the iPod, which is connected to the Audio-Amp. People often get the terminology ...
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Disable guest access to USB Mass storage device 10.11

I am currently doing a theatre production and running Qlab for sound and lighting cues. I have setup a new user account for people other than me to access Qlab, which is fine. The problem I have is ...
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Copy extended attributes to new file (ffmpeg)

I'm currently trying to decode some video files with ffmpeg on my computer but am not able to make ffmpeg copy the tags from the source file to the destination file. I read through the man page but ...
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IntelliJ / Android Studios: hide the project pane

I'm quite new to mac but have managed to figure out a lot of the shortcuts but this one baffles me. In intelliJ / Android Studios, occassionally, I need to hide some of the panes so that I have more ...
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Having problems with an AppleScript

This isn't launching FaceTime when I want it to! I want it to launch an app, and you get to choose what app it launches, so if I press Google Chrome, then it launches Google Chrome, but it doesn't ...
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4k at 60Hz with 2013 Retina MacBook Pro?

Anyone know how to get 2160p at 60Hz on the late 2014 retina macbook pro? I got an adapter from Club 3D to actively convert Mini DisplayPort 1.2 to HDMI 2.0, and my vizio 4k TV has an HDMI 2.0 input ...
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Alert when a Process starts

Is there a way to be alerted when a given process named "Bash" starts? And get the script name which is responsible for running it? Thanks
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Authorized Computers on iTunes

I just authorized my new computer on iTunes. iTunes states that I have 3 other computers already authorized. When I check in my account settings, only 1 other shows as associated this my account. How ...
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Backlit Keyboard Will Not Turn On

My backlit keyboard abruptly turned off. The F5 and F6 keys show the "brightness" indicator (like normal), but the backlight on the keyboard remains off no matter where it's set. I also tried ...
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Converting .VCF to .CSV

I'm trying to get a group of contacts from BusyContacts to MailChimp. I have exported the group as a VCF file. Now I need to convert that VCF file to CSV. When I open my VCF file in a text editor, ...
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tmutil associatedisk -a has no effect

I used this method often in the past and it always worked well. Now, however, tmutil will not re-associate my external disk. I copied the contents from drive A to drive B. Now I would like to continue ...
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Reliable way to downgrade iPad 2 to iOS 6 without SHSH

Recently I upgraded my iPad 2 from iOS 7 to iOS 9 which made it slower and buggy (apps frequently crashing). I have regretted ever upgrading to iOS 7 let alone iOS 9. Recently I found some sites (eg ...
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Is it possible to get contacts from stolen iPhone 3GS?

I had an iPhone 3GS that was stolen (I don't remember the iOS version). Is there a way I can get my contacts that were on the phone?
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Problem with not existing email address on iCloud

So I've put an incorrect email address on iCloud, which does not exist. Now I cannot log out because I have no password and I cannot even turn off Find My Phone without it.
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AppleScript help

I'm trying to make an app that will open different apps, and give you a list, but I keep getting error messages. Is it possible to do this? display dialog "Hello and welcome to my app!" buttons ...
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OpenSSL 0.9.8zg

A week ago, as part of the installation a PHP 5.4 cartridge from openshift.com on my Mac with OS X v10.10.5 in the Terminal I noticed a message about it is loading OpenSSL 0.9.8?? for compatibilty ...
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3xHDMI out of a single Thunderbolt port - 2015 MBP

I'm planning on purchasing 3 HDMI monitors to use as a workstation for my MBP. For the sake of ease and convenience, instead of using the native HDMI + 2 mini DP to HDMI adapters, is there any way to ...
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Force iCloud Music Library sync

I am using Apple Music and iCloud Music Library to get my music from PC to my iPhone 6S Plus (iOS 9.2.1). I had 40 playlists in 4 folders. After cleaning up I have 3 folders with 30 lists. iTunes ...
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Macbook pro 13 retina OS X 10.11.2 websploit framework in terminal

I wanted to ask how to install websploit in the mac's terminal. I had installed the file from sourceforge.net
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How do I reload an OS X “bash” user-environment

I think that I want to ask How do I reload an OS X bash user-environment But damnit Jim ; I'm a software engineer not a sysadmin The Goal I want Jenkins started as a Daemon on El Capitan I want ...
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Applescript change folder and terminal commands

I have tried the following but cannot seem to get this to work: do script "cd ~/desktop/test; for x in ls -1 | sed -e 's/^\(.\).*/\1/' | sort -u; do mv -i ${x}?* $x done" I'm wanting to perform ...
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Memory/CPU usage comparison between two MacBook Pros

I recently switched from a 2014 mid MacBook Pro Retina with 2.7 GHz and 8 GB of RAM to a 3.1 GHz and 16 GB of RAM. I noticed something very strange which is that 1) when I am dong very basic tasks ...

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