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Where is the AirPlay menu bar app?

Apple hardware requirements state that AirPlay is not supported on my 2010 Macbook pro. However, I can use AirPlay to stream music/movies from iTunes to my Apple TV (4th gen), as well as YouTube ...
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Is it possible to share GarageBand projects from iPhone to Mac Mini via iCloud?

I want to copy a GarageBand project from my iPhone to a Mac Mini. I was hoping to do this through iCloud and not have to deal with iTunes. I think I have iCloud turned on for GarageBand on the ...
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Cause of Unix Epoch time integer underflow?

By setting the time on 64-bit iDevices to January 1, 1970 (Unix Epoch time 0) and rebooting it, the iDevice becomes bricked because of an integer underflow. My question is about which operation ...
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OS X Server behind an ADSL router

I have a Mac Mini with OS X Server installed on my LAN that I use as a Git server and Continuous Integration server. I would like to be able to use these services from outside my LAN but I'm not sure ...
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1answer
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How do I delete something only on my device and still preserve it in cloud?

I still have a very vague understadning of how iCloud Library and the new 'Photos' app operate. How do I distinguish between photos on my device and what is stored in cloud. How do I delete something ...
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0answers
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Another ID was used to download a game and now I want to do an in-app purchase with my ID

Hi I have a problem my friend downloaded games on my iPad with his ID and now with my ID want to make an in-app purchase in that game that he downloaded. It doesn't work and this friend doesn't ...
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Default sender in Apple Mail when replying and more than one account

Using Mavericks Apple Mail, I have two Exchange mail accounts, one for myself and one for Jane Doe. The accounts are organised in the left hand mailbox list with mine above Jane Doe's. If I reply to ...
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1answer
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How can I reduce the size of the Mail app on my iPhone 5 - it continues to grow

How can I reduce the size of the Mail app on my iPhone 5 - it continues to grow. I have two email accounts on my iPhone: Cox and Gmail. Each accounts have few messages in their respective Inbox. ...
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0answers
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When typing on Bluetooth keyboards, letter sometimes infinitely repeats while not holding it down

For years, I've had no problem with using on a Microsoft Sculpt Mobile Keyboard as well as a Microsoft Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 5000. I'm using a late 2011 MacBook Pro, OSX El Capitan v.10.11.3, ...
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1answer
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System logs backup with Time Machine

It seems that Time Machine does not backup system.log in /private/var/log. Anyone know how to force it to do so? Thanks. John Mac OS X 10.9.5/Six core Intel Xeon
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3answers
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Salvaging a Flash Drive that won't mount and Disc Utility can't erase, restore or repair

I have a Centon Flash Drive that will not mount. It is not readable on the iMac nor a Windows 7 machine. The drive cannot be reformatted by the Windows or IMac usual methods that this layman tried. ...
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2answers
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Macbook Pro Mid2012 Lags

I have a macbook pro mid 2012 and recently I upgraded it by changing the RAM to 16GB and HDD to 500GB SSD. It was fine for a while but now it lags a lot whenever I play any games or even when I am ...
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How to tell if a Retina MacBook Pro has gone to sleep when the lid is closed?

When I shut the lid on my Retina MacBook Pro (2014), how can I tell it's gone to sleep correctly? On my previous MacBook Pro (~2008), the fans were audible, and there was a sleeping LED indicator in ...
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My friends iPhone 4s charges slow

my friends iPhone is charging so slow! Plz give me clues. The iPhone charges slow even when it's off. It uses a third party cable and accessories and the 30 pin connector keeps popping out.
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1answer
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My friends iPad 3 charges so slow!

Hello there my friends iPad is charging so slow! would you please help me?
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3answers
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No sound from mac, how to find the problem?

Good day, I have Macbook Pro 2012 with el Capitan 10.11.3. The problem - no sound from my mac. I have listen the music, after that I decide to insert headphones, when I'm taking out the headphones ...
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1answer
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Repair an exFAT drive on Mac OS X after it's been improperly disconnected

Very often an exFAT external disk stops appearing in OS X. It doesn't appear in Disk Utility, Finder, diskutil list or About this Mac/System Report/USB. The only way I have found to fix it is to boot ...
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1answer
14 views

Markup on excel on mac

What is the formula on the OS X version of Excel 2016 to add a number in a column with a markup percentage in another column.
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2answers
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How to check which files have been copied to the main hard drive and which ones have not been copied?

I formatted my MacBook main drive some months ago and, in order to not lose data, I created a .dmg image of the hard drive before the formatting procedure and saved it to an external device. Then, ...
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1answer
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Lost iPhone pictures after uploaded to iPhoto

My iPhone was running out of space and I noticed I had over 1000 photos. Like usual I upload them to my computer using Image Capture then at the bottom I click "delete pictures after" so they aren't ...
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0answers
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How do I find out which application is sending me this Notification Center alert?

It appears every 10 minutes or so, and it's driving me nuts! Nothing appears in my notifications slider (the black translucent drawer from the right screen). Macbook Pro, 10.11.3 El Cap For ...
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How to “Secure Empty Trash…” (wipe free space) on OS X El Capitan?

Before OS X El Capitan, when viewing the Trash folder and pressing the "Alt" key you have been able to Secure Empty Trash... however this feature has been removed from OS X El Capitan! Does anyone ...
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0answers
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Randomly kicked to login screen

El Capitan - 10.10.3 Randomly kicked to login screen. I'll just be working and suddenly be logged out. This'll sometimes happen while sleeping too, and I'll open the computer and I'll be at the login ...
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2answers
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Re-installing OS X with apartment Wi-Fi

I need to re-install OS X Lion and I'm at a stage where when I turn my laptop on, it needs an internet connection to proceed. I have a good strong Wi-Fi signal, but I need to sign in. I usually do ...
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5answers
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How do I remove an iMessage account from OS X (Yosemite) Messages app?

I added my iMessage account to my work MacBook and now I want to remove the account, but Messages won't let me. I Signed Out of the account and deleted the message history, but now when I start ...
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2answers
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MacBook Pro freezes after being woken up from sleep mode with Samsung 850 Pro SSD

My MacBook Pro freezes after it's being woken from sleep mode. I can move the mouse but can't click anything and the password form courser is not blinking too.I recently installed a SSD and did 2 ...
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1answer
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Missing hot corners and Dock keeps defaulting

I recently installed a Jamf software in order to recieve the latest MS Office, and during the installation the dock was reset to the default preferences. After installation I went to customize my ...
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2answers
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Accidentally tried to set time to 1969 on iPhone 6 and crashed

I am currently using iOS 9.2. I've had my iPhone 6 for a year now and have never experienced such a crash. I am a novice coder and am aware of 32 bit time restraints. Being as curious as I am I was ...
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0answers
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Using “open” command in OS X Terminal / Finder split view

When I use Terminal + Finder in Split View mode I would really like to use open . command to open folder in the same Finder window. But instead - new window is opened. I also tried open . -g - no ...
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2answers
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How to insert pages document to another pages document?

I am using Mavericks, and Pages 5.1. I have created two .pages documents. Now, all I want is to attach one .pages document to another. In windows I could simply drag and drop or copy and paste both ...
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3answers
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How does the Apple Watch get the temperature?

The Apple Watch shows the temperature on the clock face. When my Apple Watch is disconnected from my iPhone, the temperature display becomes disabled, but the time still shows. That leads me to ...
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1answer
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Server.app “SSLProtocol: Illegal protocol 'TLSv1.2'”

With following versions installed: OS X 10.11.4 Beta (15E27e) Server.app 5.0.19(15s5065c) Apache/2.4.16 (Unix) OpenSSL/0.9.8zg I get: AH00526: Syntax error on line 581 of ...
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Can Macs be put in hibernation voluntarily?

I know that when you put your Mac laptop to sleep and the battery dies, next time you plug it in it will wake up from the state it was prior to being put to sleep. There are also hacks to get this ...
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1answer
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Spotify on Mac: Songs constantly won't play and get skipped over

An example: My friend running the app right next to me is able to play the same songs without a problem from his phone, yet on my Mac app it just skips over them. I've been having this problem for ...
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1answer
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Text insertion cursor very hard to see over black background

The text insertion cursor is very hard to see over black background. Are there any tweaks to make it easier to see?
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1answer
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Erase in Adobe Sketch?

I'm using an iPad Pro with Apple Pencil... the Apple Pencil annoyingly doesn't have an eraser on the back end like the Pencil by 53. I've also not been able to locate a button that allows me to use ...
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Device (iPad) only detected on iTunes

My iPad is only detected by iTunes after I reset the lockdown folder. Photo Capture and Photos both said there is 0 device. Before I reset the lockdown folder, even iTunes didn't detect my device. I ...
4
votes
5answers
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iPhone 4S speaker not working for apps but works for ringer

I have an iPhone 4S and the speakers are not working for applications. The speaker works when doing voice calls on speaker phone, adjusting the ringer, and other default things. However, when trying ...
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0answers
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WEP Security for Internet Sharing?

I have a DS to connect to the internet, but my router does not support WEP. I used to be able to create a WEP internet share on my MacBook 2010, but after the upgrade to 10.11.4, I cannot. Is there ...
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1answer
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OS X 10.11 El Capitan - Verifying file dialog, every time a file is opened

Not sure, if this question will be closed, but the situation is quite annoying. Every time, I open some .pdf or .jpg file, a dialog appears,and it seems to be stuck there for a long time. After I ...
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1answer
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How to enter internet credentials using terminal?

After attaching the ethernet cable to my Mac I need to enter username and password to access the Internet: The problem is that I would like to perform a system recovery using cmd+R at startup. ...
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1answer
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iPhone - prevent automatic hotspot tethering when connecting to computer

How can I turn off automatic personal hotspot activation when connecting an iPhone to a computer (Windows in this case)? I had it plugged in when downloading an iOS update and it downloaded the ...
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0answers
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No service in my iPhone 3gs after restored to iOS 6.1.6

Firstly I forget my password, in order to unlock the device, I made a restore to iOS 6.1.6. I solved the password problem, but I got a big problem, the sim card procede with searching but give me no ...
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0answers
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How does the iPhone 1970 bug work? [on hold]

Recently, there's been a realization that setting your iPhone to the epoch time (Jan 1, 1970) and restarting will kill the device since in some timezones this will result in a negative time value ...
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1answer
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How do I format a usb drive on a PC or Mac?

I have a USB drive that was formatted for a Mac and now I want to use it for a PC. How can I do to make it?
0
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0answers
9 views

Exact Line and Paragraph Spacing

What are the exact values (in pt) for Apple Page's default line and paragraph spacing for double-spaced, 12 pt Times New Roman font?
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3answers
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OS X 10.11 unable to press “allow” on Keychain Access dialogs

I'm running into an issue where keychain password verification box does not verify password - does not shake for incorrect password and nothing happens when I press "allow". I'm using iCloud keychain. ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Google Hangouts on Mavericks in Safari or Chrome: how to adjust audio settings?

I could have sworn that Google Hangouts used to provide a settings panel for testing and adjusting audio settings. I know I've used it in the past: it was a facility that showed volume levels, let ...
0
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0answers
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iPhone wifi connection log file?

I have an iPhone 5s with later iOS. The wireless (and bluetooth) card has stopped working (tested at the Genius Bar) just a couple weeks out of warranty. Apple wants $250+ to replace the phone. I ...
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0answers
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Route USB mic input to System Audio output for Camtasia 2?

I'm using Camtasia 2 for the Mac on El Capitan (10.11.3). I need to use two microphones so the audio will record to separate audio tracks. Camtasia 2 has one input audio source that does recognize the ...

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