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How to change distros on a 2006 MacBook that no longer has OSX installed?

A while ago, I managed to get a hold of an old MacBook that Came with OSX 10.5. I promptly Installed Linux Mint and Got rid of OSX. I now wish to switch to Lubuntu, as Linux Mint runs like a snail, ...
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Copy and paste between Mac and Ubuntu using keyboard shortcuts via VMware Fusion

I use OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 and have VMware Fusion 7.1.1 where Ubuntu 14.04 has been installed. Moreover, I have installed VMware tools patches. Copy and paste between Mac and Ubuntu using keyboard ...
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OS X asking for local items keychain password

My mid-2010 macbook pro was running just fine on OS X 10.10, and then I decided to enable the guest account. My account still works fine, but when I login into the guest account, I get an annoying ...
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Lenovo b50 touch usb port won't connect to iPhone

Ever since I bought the laptop in mid-February, it won't connect to my iPhone 4. I've tried all three ports with three different cords and they won't connect (expect for the last one made by ...
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I selected to send SMS instead of iMessage to a contact once, and it won't switch back, Why?

I sent an SMS text instead of using iMessage to a family member when I had bad cell service about a week ago. I have FaceTime-d with them since and even deleted and recreated their contact info, but ...
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how to install Mac osx 10.8 to a empty HDD?

Hi I have a bootable usb for 10.8 . But my Mac's HDD is fully empty, how do I install this OS to my Mac ? Thanks!
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HELP MY IPHONE IS LOCKED

I locked myself out of my iphone, I don't know my password... it isn't disabled, but when I try to connect to itunes I get this message "To allow access, please respond on iphone" I can't respond on ...
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how do i delete an untitled folder in Albums iPhone 5 PHOTOS

iPhone 5, iOS 8.3, PHOTOS how do i delete an untitled folder in Albums iPhone 5 PHOTOS Once again I am stumped, I can't delete a folder in Albums in PHOTO on my iPhone 5, 8.3 from my camera roll I ...
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Do some apps prohibit mirroring through VGA?

I have an iPad 2, which was running iOS 5.x. I could mirror every app on a TV using a VGA adaptor. I recently upgraded to iOS 8.3 and, unbeknownst to me, the new OS's default settings also updated all ...
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Hide a Disk Image from Finder Searches and Finder Searches

I have created an encrypted Disk Image on my mac for my sensitive files. I can't get to the files unless you type a password, but you can search for the files in Spotlight and Finder. I really don't ...
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Smart quotes in Google Chrome

We can enable/disable smart quotes for many apps by going to Edit → Substitutions. However, In Google Chrome, “Substitutions” does not exist. When searching online, though, it seems that it might’ve ...
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Can’t find .plist files

I can’t find the .plist file for TextEdit, Preview. I’ve looked into /Library/Preferences, ~/Library/Preferences, and ~/Library/Containers. I have tried opening the app and changing the preferences ...
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Is it bad to leave the Macbook Pro Retina 13inch charging all the time?

I connected my Macbook Pro Retina 13 inch to an external monitor, keyboard, and mouse and in order to leave it closed, you must have it connected to power. When my Macbook is closed, does it ruin my ...
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My iPhone front camera won't work (it freezes)

I dropped my phone in the water and everything works, except my front facing camera. When I go to change from back to front, it freezes and won't let me go back to the back camera, and it's blurry.
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Need to clean install Yosemite without knowing or resetting password

I have a laptop that I would like to get in working order. There are 2 main issues: I forgot the password. When I boot the laptop, I am seeing the flashing folder with a question mark which ...
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M-Audio Firewire Solo on Yosemite

I have a m-audio firewire solo on Yosemite, whatever I do, I don't have audio monitor on that unity. I switch the Mac Audio output to the unity but nothing plays on the headphones attached to the ...
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1answer
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Select the availability date for the first release of an iOS app

The first version of my iOS app got approved by Apple and is now in "Pending Developer Release" mode. I just set a "future release date" under iTunes Connect Pricing and got this message: You ...
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1answer
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how to do clean apache2 installation

I have messed out a lot of things with currently installed apache. It doesn't work at all. So, I want to delete apache completely and re-install everything. I want to do completely clean installation. ...
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1answer
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How do I unlock the iCloud on the iPad? [on hold]

The iCloud storage is locked on the iPad. How do we unlock it?
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createinstallmedia: command not found

I am trying to create a bootable flash drive that is named Untitled from my MacBook Pro Retina with Yosemite 10.10. This is what I am getting in Terminal: mbp2013retina:~ chris$ sudo ...
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How to turn off hyperlinks in Notes in iOS so you don't accidentally click them?

after you paste a URL in Notes, is there a way to have the hyperlink(?) turned off so you don't click it by accident and be taken to the webpage? It'd be nice if the URL can be there just as pure ...
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About whatsapp messenger

If i mute the group ..did it still labelled as delivered when they see to whom did it delivered ?
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1answer
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Original Apple clock information

I've been doing a clean out and I found an original Apple clock. It's over 13 years old at least and is in mint condition in a metal apple box. I can't find it anywhere on the internet, could anyone ...
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1answer
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Run Node commands for _www user

I've installed NodeJS for all users on my Mac and when I do a whoami in the terminal it says 'cameron' and I can access node, npm, and grunt globally. However when I try and run these from PHP e.g. ...
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Public Wi-Fi connection difficulty

My iPhone 5 will not connect to some public Wi-Fi connections. I have found that if I turn off cellular data it will usually connect. It is as if the two are competing. Anyone know why this happens or ...
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1answer
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Check if newly released iOS app is worldwide available on the AppStore

I will release my iOS app soon and I read that there is a delay for up to 5 hours until the app is available on the AppStore worldwide. I'm in Austria (Europe), how can I check if the app is already ...
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Numbers: Replace URL with image

Is there any way to replace a text field cell which contains a URL with the image which that URL points to? It would make my life so much easier.
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iCloud will not recognize my password even after resetting it

It doesn't matter how many times I reset my Apple ID password, iCloud will not recognize it.
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Messages.app not downloading messages send/received on iPhone

I've been recently trying to fix an issues with Messages.app. My iPhone sends/receives all of the messages fine, on my Mac Messages.app will display these messages if the Mac is switched on. However, ...
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How can I turn off receiving SMS (not iMessages) on os x mavericks?

Is there any way to turn off receiving SMS on Mavericks but still get iMessages? I find it a security flaw for SMS code login for secure websites, if somebody gains access to my computer they could ...
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1answer
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quicklookd and revisiond eating my CPU

I'm observing regular and abnormal CPU usage on my macbook pro. quicklookd in par with revisiond are eating together over of 50%. It drains my battery significantly and makes the whole machine hot. ...
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How do I maintain battery count cycles

I own a MacBook Pro early 2015 model since last month and my count cycles are 26 and battery health is 98.x%. I am a bit worried because I saw a video on youtube which showed that the guy was having ...
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Chrome keeps creating Application folder in Home folder

So has anyone noticed Chrome (around version 39?) keeps creating an Application folder in their Home folder? The only way I've verified that it is Chrome is that after a fresh boot, it was the only ...
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Apple Watch notifications going to watch or phone intelligently

My watch and phone work really well together, if I'm wearing my watch then notifications pop up there first and don't show on my phone. When I take my watch off or when I'm using my phone the ...
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Setting up email accounts in internet accounts shows progress wheel

I am trying to set-up an iCloud account. It has worked well in the past using my optimum email address. I even had Yahoo, Gmail accounts set-up in iCloud through my Mac's System Preferences. I had ...
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1answer
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iTunes Connect - Release time if app is set to specific launch date?

My first iPhone app is currently in "pending developer release" mode. At what time will the app be released if I choose to release it on a specific date? Via: >iTunes Connect >Select the ...
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1answer
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Amplifying the WiFi signal

I am writing to find out the best option to amplify the existing WiFi signal in my house in order to be able to be online in my backyard with my MacBook Air. Would purchasing an AirPort Express be a ...
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Why is there a doubled name in the Photos app when I search to name faces?

The image below represents what I mean: Even though there is only one Bartłomiej Semańczyk in my Contacts, that person appears on the list below twice. How do I remove repeated options on the list ...
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1answer
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Broken SSL certificates

When trying to access a couple of high-profile websites (*.apple.com, twitter.com) via HTTPS, they've since recently been getting their certificates rejected by some client apps (Chrome, App Store, ...
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1answer
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Lock Screen from Command Line? [duplicate]

I have activated the Keychain Menu Bar icon so I can relatively easily click Lock Screen to lock the screen of my MacBook. Is there a way to do this with a shortcut or via the command line? I know you ...
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Which iOS 8 should I run on my 4S?

Which iOS 8 should I run on my 4S? It's currently running iOS 8.1 I really don't want to update, but my stop button doesn't work and I don't have any cam tweaks, and the phone lags on opening, I can't ...
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1answer
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How to Change the Dock Indicator Lights Color in Mac OS X only for an app that I'm using right know?

How to Change the Dock Indicator Lights Color in Mac OS X only for an app that I'm using right know? I have 10 Firefoxes in my Dock with 10 different profiles, and sometimes I'm lost - I'm not sure ...
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Long message were splits into multiple

I'm not sure, if it is a right place to ask this question or not. I received one long message from my friend on WhatsApp, now I was trying to forward it to my other friends, when I did, I got popup ...
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MBP 2011 OS X installation bug

I have a MBP 2011 that had OS X 10.6.8 and worked perfectly. Well, I tried to upgrade it to the new 10.10 and it doesnt work anymore. During the installation process, the "file system verify or repair ...
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1answer
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MBP 2015 with Trim enabled by default?

Since MBP early 2015 use PCIe SSD, do I still need to enable Trim through Chameleon SSD Optimizer or Trim Enabler?
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1answer
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Concatenating AVI files with multiple tracks

I have a directory of AVI files that I would like to combine into a single AVI file. These AVI files come from a dash cam and have two video tracks -- a front camera and a rear camera. I tried to ...
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Importing .acl files (MS Office autocorrect dictionaries) from Windows to Yosemite

I am a lucky new (and hopefully a long-time) user of a Mac mini 2014 with Yosemite onboard. My question is, whether I am able to use by somehow importing my Windows ACL files I've been using with MS ...
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1answer
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Determine when OS X was installed?

I am going to be reinstalling OS X and I was wondering if there was a method for determining when the base (OS X 10.6) Operating System was installed?
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1answer
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How do I click trust on my computer after accidentally click do not?

I accidentally clicked 'do not trust' on my computer when I plugged in my iPhone and I want to know to to get the option to click trust again?
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1answer
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So once I FaceTimed one of my friends, but this random dude answered [duplicate]

So once I tried to face time my friend, but when it connected it was a random dude that I have never met. This has happend to me three times now. Each time it is a different guy. Help, I don't know if ...

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