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How much space will iCloud Photo Library use on my devices?

I am considering to use iCloud Photo Library to store a growing number of family photo albums, shared to web or set of AppleIDs. I dont need to keep original photos on iDevices for 99.9% of photos. ...
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1answer
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OS X Server - Reset all POSIX and ACLs on new file share

I've just set up a new mini running OS X Yosemite/Server 4, and am using a Drobo 5D for file storage. All of the files on the Drobo have been copied from an old Xserve setup and various external ...
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0answers
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Reinstalling ruby

I somehow screwed up my ruby installation. It says: ruby .... /Library/Ruby/Site/2.0.0/rubygems.rb:1098:in `register_default_spec': undefined method `default_gems_use_full_paths?' for Gem:Module ...
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1answer
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How do I share my wifi connection through USB to my MacBook Pro without using cellular data or hotspot?

I have a MacBook Pro (running osx and bootcamp windows) with a broken wifi card. I plan to get the wifi card fixed soon, however I want to back a few things up on the internet before I hand off my ...
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0answers
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What changes will I experience if I upgrade my original iPad mini to iOS 8? [on hold]

I'm still using iOS 6.1.3 on my iPad mini (original). If I upgrade to iOS 8.1.3 what changes will I experience?
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2answers
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Left Command key does not have the same function as the Right Command key

Since updating my computer to Mavericks all my commands have gone wonky. My main key problem is my left command key. The right one works correctly with all the shortcuts I use, but the left one zooms ...
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7answers
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iPhone alarm clock sometimes doesn't work

I can't count how often I overslept since I'm using my iPhone as my main alarm clock. I can't reproduce it and it's happening without any observable frequency of occurrence. Here is all I know: My ...
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0answers
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Any way to have CPU temperature in the menu bar?

Is there any way to get that? I tried SMC fan control and "Temperature Monitor" but it sucks.
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5answers
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How do I move pictures and videos from one iPad to another?

How do I transfer photos and videos between iPad and iPad 2?
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1answer
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How to set it up to switch between tabs using TAB key on Macbook?

On the image below this is what I want to do. I want to be able to switch tab options with TAB key.
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0answers
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Which RAM will be better?

Cheers! Which RAM will be better for my iMac 27" mid 2010 with i7 2.93GHz and MacOS 10.9.5: this, this or ADATA DDR3 SO-DIMM 8GB 1333? Also I have saw Kignston KVR1333D3S9/8G but according to it ...
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1answer
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Xcode GUI adjusting location of Navigator-Menu

How can one adjust the view settings, so that the Navigator-Menu (see image) appears on the right or on the bottom, etc.? UPDATE: Thanks, jherran, for telling me the name of this menu.
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0answers
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Does the Mail app store the email on the storage drive?

I bought a new Macbook pro the other day and I set up my mail account on it. It started syncing mail from about two years ago. I was worried that it might be storing mails on the storage disk and ...
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2answers
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How can I restart an app game from the beginning

I would like to restart two games, bubble safari and bubbleseason, from the beginning. When I delete the app and reinstall it from the App Store all my old data is on there and I start from the same ...
0
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0answers
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App store - buying with paypal trough iPhone

Question is simple, how to use paypal as payment method? I don't know is this important, but I am no-U.S. citizen. I suppose this is possible, just look at the link: ...
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2answers
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Mouse and Keyboard on MacBook Air mid 2009 don't work partially

My MacBook Air mid 2009 worked for 3 months without any problems on Yosemite. Two days ago the built in mouse stopped working along with the built-in keyboard. Right after it woke up from sleep mode ...
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3answers
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Find My iPad setting prevents restore

I'm trying to restore my iPad because the screen passcode was changed and cannot be remembered correctly. When attempting to restore from an iTunes backup, an error message says to first turn off Find ...
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2answers
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I can't find the location of jdk for Java 7 and 8 [duplicate]

I have 3 different versions (jdk) of Java installed: 6, 7 and 8. In bash_profile: export JAVA_HOME=$(/usr/libexec/java_home -v 1.8) setjdk() { export JAVA_HOME=$(/usr/libexec/java_home -v $1) } ...
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1answer
31 views

Will iMessage work on an iPhone 6 Plus from Saudi Arabia?

Will iMessage work on an iPhone 6 Plus bought in Saudi Arabia? I'm not interested in Facetime, but want to know whether iMessage will work.
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2answers
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How to transfer ONE photo FROM PC to iPhone 6

From time-to-time I want to transfer only one or a very few photos FROM my PC (Windows 7) to my iPhone (currently an iPhone 6). I can find plenty of advice on how to transfer from the iPhone to the ...
1
vote
2answers
999 views

I have opened a program from a website, has my MBP been infected with a virus?

I have opened a file on https://kickass.so/revenge-s04e14-hdtv-x264-lol-ettv-t10127520.html. I was supposed to click on a torrent file but I clicked on the big DOWNLOAD link. And I had no idea that ...
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1answer
9k views

How do I transfer pictures from iPhoto to iCloud Drive?

I have 17000 pictures in my iPhoto library. How do I transfer them to iCloud Drive?
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0answers
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Family sharing, some clarifications needed

Recently we've set up family sharing. Now my SO has done an in-app purchase. So far no issue. But when I told her she was a little upset that there was no way to make the payment herself. Because ...
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5answers
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On new iPhone, when I call people no one can hear me but I can hear them

I got a new iPhone last weekend and have a problem: why can’t people hear me on the other end of the phone when I call them? Any tips on what the cause could be?
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0answers
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Someone else registered my e-mail as their Apple ID

Someone has opened an account with an Apple ID in a domain that I own. I did not open it. I am absolutely sure I did not. It is {my name}@{my surname}.com. So needless to say, I want the Apple ID ...
0
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1answer
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How to install java.pkg (not unarchiver)

When I try to launch MC it says I have to have the latest java (OSX Yosemite) this is the day after I updated. So I download it, open the dmg and then to find out that it is not a jar launcher file ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Sync contacts from iPhone to Gmail

I cannot sync contacts from my iPhone to my Gmail account. I have a standard Google account setup in my Mail, Contacts, Calendars settings (Exchange is not available to me). Also, my Gmail is set as ...
2
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0answers
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Traceroute Terminal vs Network Utility different?

Why would a Terminal traceroute #.#.#.# show different results than using Network Utility.app? Here is the first 3 hops. I am connected to PIA VPN but regardless both methods should show the same ...
2
votes
4answers
428 views

Create 128 Barcodes within Excel

Is there a way to create Barcodes (128 standard) on a Mac, preferably via an add-in? I need it to create barcodes in Excel sheets (or moreso a friend of mine needs it). I have tried all VBA macros ...
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0answers
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Shortcut to switch to full screen apps

There is a shortcut to switch to desktop 1...N in OS X. But usually I have only one desktop and other apps (Chrome, iTerm, etc) in full screen mode. Is there a way to make shortcuts to switch to ...
0
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0answers
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Jarfiles opening in Unarchiver?

I'm primarily a Java programmer and I work with a lot of executable jar files. I found this morning when I booted up my MacBook that all of my jar files now default to open with The Unarchiver rather ...
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1answer
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Restoring User Folders to Different Volume

Okay, so I need to restore a machine from a Time Machine backup, but before it failed it had two separate volumes; one for the OS, apps and the administrator account, and one for all other user ...
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0answers
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What process relates to Parental Controls time limits?

The parental controls time limits for OS X are a bit flakey. They worked fine for a while, but recently my son's time limits aren't being applied anymore. This seems a common enough issue. It ...
0
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1answer
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How to repair permissions on /usr/local after accidentally changed?

I accidentally run command chown -R paulie /usr/local (I needed to add some subfolders). How can I get it back? Now I already resolved problem with mysql data, but still have problems with gcc, for ...
0
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3answers
162 views

How to sync music from old PC to new PC?

I have a new iPhone 6 and need to get my non-purchased music from the old iPhone 4S to the new phone. When I connect to iTunes on the new PC (with the old phone) and select Sync Music I get the ...
0
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2answers
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+100

Finder doesn't launch when a specific user logs in

There are three user accounts on a system running Yosemite 10.10.1. When a specific user logs in, Finder does not start. The keyboard shortcut for Force Quit (⌘-⌥-esc) works, but Finder is not on ...
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2answers
884 views

Remove bookmark/reading list/link column in safari on ipad

Updated ipad to 8.1. On safari now I have a bookmark/reading list/link column on left of screen. It takes up about 1/3 of the screen and I want to delete it. I can not figure out how to do so.
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1answer
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Project file can't be build error you don't have permission to view it

Hello may be this is silly question and may be asked before it but i am not getting proper solution for this. I have downloaded one project from the internet and when i am trying to run it/build it ...
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4answers
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What is the use of snapshot.db?

After installing Mavericks, I discovered snapshot.db (1.5 GB) file in: /var/db/systemstats/snapshots.db What is the use of that file? Is it safe to delete it?
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4answers
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Mac Mini 2011 - monitor wakes up messed up

I have an Mac Mini from 2011. Sometimes (I would say 80% of the time) when I wake up the monitors, after they've been sleeping, my main monitor (a Benq G2220HD 22″, connected via DVI → Mini ...
0
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0answers
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Unable to save or You don't have privilege to save file

PREMISE: My mac has two HDs, an SSD for system and an HDD for storage (and user folder). I'm using an Utility which takes some strings and create a text file to localise that strings. Trouble is ...
0
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1answer
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Receive iMessage on my lowtech phone

I use iMessage on my mac so now many of my friend and coworker uses it like if it was SMS. I would like to know if there is a way to redirect my iMessage on my generic mobile device (not apple nor ...
1
vote
1answer
8 views

Conventional zoom behaviour in OS X

I would like to replicate the conventional zoom behaviour of 'ctrl +'/'ctrl -' with the mouse scroll functionality. Probably a new feature, but I preferred the original behaviour. Consequently I would ...
3
votes
0answers
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+50

iOS8.1 Can't stay logged in to Stack Exchange or Stack Exchange chat

So everything was wonderful before iOS8.1. Now I can no longer log in to Stack Exchange via Facebook on Safari (diagnostics say it's an HTML 5 issue), but can log in via Facebook on Chrome or via ...
2
votes
2answers
767 views

How to make Finder show icon thumbnail for some Excel documents?

I have two Microsoft Excel documents that are, except for the data contained within, virtually identical. One was created as an offshoot of the other. In the Finder, the original displays a thumbnail ...
0
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0answers
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Shutdown from launchd script no longer works in Yosemite

I'm new to this forum; please excuse any faux pas. I've been using rsync fired by a LaunchDaemon written in tcsh for several years now. It worked great on my 2008 MacBook Pro under Snow Leopard. I now ...
3
votes
5answers
3k views

Disable system-wide ctrl-click as right-click in Mavericks

Disabling ctrl+click as right+click is useful because: Many web app rely on ctrl+click (typically for multiple selection). There is little use for this combo (mice have 2+ buttons and trackpad ...
0
votes
0answers
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Size for Kids Educational App [on hold]

I have a problem to discuss with you guys, please do the needful if anyone know the solution. I am making a kids interactive app. Basically there are 52 screens full of interaction. In 1 screen there ...
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0answers
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How to change FOV on webcam / camera

I want to change FOV on video meeting when using google hangout. How to do it on my MBPR 2013 15" Thanks I want to make the FOV smaller than original
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1answer
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Macintosh HD not showing up on disc utility

I am trying to do a clean install on my Macbook Pro 13" from 2011. Here is what I did so far: 1) Booted up on my USB Stick with Mountain Lion Installer mounted on it 2) Opened up Disc Utility and ...

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