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How can I confirm enabling dual channel?

I was updated DRAM. so I want to confirm enabling dual channel or not. How can I do it?
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Do applications preserve xattrs when saving?

Do applications on Mac OS X (specifically the MS Office applications, but interested in others as well) generally preserve xattrs (Extended Attributes) on documents when saving them? For example, if ...
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iOS 9.3 Wi-Fi Bug

For some weird reason in my title bar from time to time I see the -db signal strength for my Wi-Fi instead of the bars and I'm just wondering if this is normal or if anyone else has experienced this. ...
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iTunes Problems

We recently purchased a new computer and had everything from the old one transferred to the new one. Now, it appears that every time we attempt to play our library from iTunes, we are asked to ...
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No space even though I deleted things

I have an iPad 2, 16 GB version I believe and I have no space available. I deleted everything I could, but yet still says 0 bytes available..I deleted like 50 APPS! Ugh! I just want to update ONE of ...
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Restoring whatsapp chat history

It's stated that I only need 4.18GB of space to restore my chats, however I have 5.0GB of space available in my phone and yet I am unable to restore my chats due to there "not being enough space in my ...
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How do I install new Mac OS onto a new nformatted HD

The HD crashed on my old Macbook (white mid-2007 and appears to be unrecoverable. Though I bought a new Macbook Pro, I would like to resurrect my old Macbook, by buying a new hard drive. (It had an ...
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Recovering a confused partition table?

So I've got a MacBook Pro which I use for work (and thus every file is precious information) and my BootCamp partition was getting a bit small, so I resized it with GParted, but not before resizing ...
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Mysterious audible buzzing at 4:33am

Consistently at 4:33 AM, my laptop emits an audible buzzing sound. What could be the cause of this? I have had all app programs closed and this buzzing sound still occurs.
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Pages Quit Unexpectedly- using Yosemite 10.10.5

I rely PAGES as my go to graphic software and I'm dead in the water without it. It crashed with the Pages quit unexpectedly. I've rebooted many time, ditched the old iWork's folder and can't get ...
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Why cant I select my iPhone number in the message settings

I am not receiving my iMessages on my iPhone. The messages are going to my iPad. When I go to settings, I am not able to select my iPhone number to receive messages. I see the number but it is grey ...
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How to back up iOS 9.1 in order to be able to downgrade to it after updating to latest iOS?

Just got a new iPAD air 2, iOS 9.1. It says I should update it to iOS 9.3.1. I want o make a complete backup of the iPAD before update so that later I will be able to revert back all changes, ...
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iOS 9.3 - Can't Delete App Data

I downloaded this App called High School Story and I played it some. I deleted it and then redownloaded it but, I wanted to start over. It saved the information and I can't figure out how to ...
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iPhone 4 Mail Usage Size Problem

My email on iPhone 4 consumed 8 GB from usage. I deleted all mail and the account and there's still 8 GB consumed. I use STMP mail. What else do I need to do?.
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My partition is using negative space. Should I worry?

As you can see, according to Disk Utility, I'm using negative space in /dev/disk0s7. This is obviously incorrect, however, I am slightly worried as to what this may mean for the partition's effects ...
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Can I create a bootable VM from a Mac sparsebundle using symbolic links?

I'm trying to find a method for booting the sparsebundle image of my Mac inside VM software (VMWare, VirtualBox, doesn't matter), either by booting the sparesbundle itself or converting it to a ...
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Why did Apple assign the wrong name to my AppleID, and how do I change it?

I'm setting up an iPad for Mom's birthday. In the process, I created her an AppleID, and typed in her name. Signing into iCloud using her ID shows my name instead. How do I fix this?
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Move Emails in Bulk

On my iPhone 6, I accidentally moved my Inbox mail to Trash. How do I do a bulk move back to the Inbox? I have not found a method to do this.
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Reminders and Contacts disappeared when turning on iCloud

I decided to give iCloud a go, so I did the following: Logged into iCloud on iPhone Logged into iCloud on Mac The following happened: Calendar events were merged (that is, they were copied from ...
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R installed through MacPorts won't install packages

On my system where I installed R through MacPorts, I get this error when I try to install a new R package: > install.packages("sas7bdat") Installing package into ...
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How to use Auto Layout in Xcode 7 and iOS9?

I am currently starting to learn iOS development. I bought the book "Beginning iOS 9 Programming with Swift". Unfortunately, I get stuck on the Auto Layout part. I should position the label "Welcome ...
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Notify me when someone joins messages

When one of my contacts is using the Messages app (OSX 10.9), a blue dot appears next to their icon to show that they are available. Is there a way (probably using applescript or automator) to make a ...
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iMac FD 16GB 21.5 inches Retina

My old Mac crashed badly and I had to sell it. Had a Mac TimeMachine Backup. Bought this new iMac and it came loaded with Sys and a few apps. I want to get my old email from Time Machine back. How do ...
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Is Apple System Integrity Protection (SIP) still a huge impediment for security researchers or has a work around been developed?

I read the post below some time ago and it disturbed me enough to hold off on upgrading to OS X El Capitan. What's written below makes a lot of sense to me and I find it alarming that Apple can hide ...
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GPS not working properly on iPhone: it knows where it is but app can't recognize it

My iPhone 6 GPS sometimes just does not work properly. I might be using Waze or Google Maps, but it just looks like it's lost. It knows where it is, because it can follow my position on the map, but ...
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ARD not seeing FileVault enabled Mac?

I just started encrypting my users Macs and i'm noticing that i can no longer see them remotely using ARD if they are at the log in screen. Is there a way to allow ARD to see and control them? ...
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How to create an ad hoc Wi-Fi network in OS X?

I came across a problem today when there was a speaker in my class. The speaker was from the industry and had a company provided laptop which was not able to get connected to University network (some ...
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What file system should I choose when formatting a flash drive?

I need to write a few large files (larger than 4 GB) on a flash drive, but I can't do it, because the file system of the flash drive is MS-DOS (FAT32). How should I format the flash drive, so I can ...
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Why is SIP keeping me from using `dtruss` on an executable outside its protected folders?

I'm trying to run the following command on OS X El Capitan (10.11.4): sudo dtruss /usr/local/bin/mix phoenix.server It fails, saying: dtrace: failed to execute /usr/local/bin/mix: dtrace cannot ...
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Network Interface Missing in Bind Order (Set Service Order dialog)

I have a VPN connection to my office set up and configured. The VPN connection works absolutely fine. It also shows in my Network Preferences pane. But it is low in the DNS bind order (and so I ...
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Why does iOS sync cause a full transfer of my music and artwork?

iOS 9.3.1 Transferring 64GB of music takes a bit of time that did not used to happen. Is this a case where something might have changed sizes and it needs to be moved to a different location - which ...
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What determines the “recent document” app/window icons shown in the bottom of an app's Mission Control screen?

What determines the app/window icons shown in the bottom of an app's application-specific Mission Control screen? I know the leftmost ones are the minimized windows (if any) belonging to the app, and ...
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strange dock icon

Recently I noticed that a strange dock icon sometimes appears in the dock, somewhere near the Downloads folder. The icon will only appear for about 1 second and then it will disappear, so I am not ...
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SpriteKit Scene Builder Attributes Inspector missing Physics Definition [on hold]

I've been trying to teach myself to use SpriteKit using tutorials from raywenderlich.com, but i've run into a bit of a problem. The tutorial (https:// ...
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How to convert a .mov file to mp4 file ?

How do I convert a .mov file to .mp4? There are a lot of converter tools. But I fear there are a lot of virus infected ones. How would you convert a movie .mov file to .mp4? There is another answer ...
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iPhone 5 iOS 9.3.1 [on hold]

I can't redownload my purchased apps from the App Store. I have tried everything like restart and reboot but it didn't help. Please help me, I'm having this trouble from two weeks due to this ...
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Adobe Premiere Pro: Audio/Playback Issues using USB Audio Codec

For several weeks I've been having incredibly annoying audio issues when using the "USB Audio CODEC" output in Premiere (latest version). I am on a Retina Macbook Pro, with a Thunderbolt cable going ...
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Install Office 2008 on MAC MINI (no disk drive)

I need to install a Office 2008 on a MAC MINI that do not have disc drive. I follow the instructions on the apple site, to use the remote disc. I install the "DVD and CD Sharing" on laptop windows ...
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Does the Apple Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI adapter passthrough HDCP?

I have a dual-link (2560x1440) DVI monitor connected to my computer (2015 retina MbP) through the Apple Mini DisplayPort to Dual-Link DVI adapter. It is reported as not HDCP-complient by iTunes and ...
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iOS Calculator app that supports time

I want to be able to add and subtract time in a calculator app. For example: 5:30-0:45 I have tried "Time Calc" but I did not like the interface.
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FTDI USB device not removed after unplugging

I have an FTDI USB adapter for loading software onto Arduino's, but it comes with a slight problem. 90% of the time when I unplug the USB cable, the device is not removed as a USB device. It remains ...
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iMovie for OS X removed from OS X?

I had already installed iMovie on my Mac. Now after some months I wanted to create a new movie, but I couldn't find iMovie in OS X again. When I look in the App Store I can see iMovie available now ...
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Is there a way to change only the horizontal scrolling speed on an apple corded mouse?

I have the latest macbook pro running the latest osx and i am using the corded mouse. Hope i could use the magic mouse but i am stuck with the crap corded one for now. I can say i am OK with it, apart ...
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get name of file from file path using AppleScript

I am trying to get the name of file using AppleScript with the following code: tell application "Finder" set filename to name of "/Users/mainuser/Desktop/Test/shot.png" // should return shot.png ...
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Turn off USB power on OS X

I have a need to turn USB power off (and on) using a script or a piece of software. Ideally it should be possible to turn each port off/on separately, but also turning power off/on from all ports at ...
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iPad Air 2 used ~2GB of Mobile Data Overnight: what for?

I just checked my email and have had a shock. Two emails received from O2, one at 6:39 am warning me that 80% of my allowance has been used, the other warning me at 6:45 am that I had run out of data ...
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iPad keeps dropping WiFi?

I have an iPad 3 running iOS 9.3.1. Now since a day or something I have been facing a problem. I should say that I don't use my router for internet, just for LAN(mostly streaming vids from my PC to ...
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How to disable Adobe Core Sync app on OS X from being launched automatically?

I have noticed a lot of Adobe processes are running in the background at start up on an OS X 10.11.4 (15E65) machine with Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) installed. To get rid of this, I removed everything ...
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Video thumbnails are green?

Since updating to Yosemite, videos in Finder will randomly have a green thumbnail. All videos are imported from either a camera or iPhone, at first the thumbnails are normal but eventually when ...
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Photos & Optimise Mac Storage

I always kept all the photos on my laptop. Now my space is getting low and I decided to switch to "Optimise Mac Storage" How can I trigger the optimisation? The disk is full Filesystem Size ...

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