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How do I confirm extence/non-existence of hard drive on an old iMac?

How do I open the case on an original (purple) iMac. I want to verify whether or not there is a hard drive in the computer. What safety precautions should I observe? Apple profiler, run from the ...
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Enable internet only for specific apps

I will need to spend few weeks with no internet, but I will still have my mobile hot spot. So I wonder if I can prohibit all apps including OS (which I know will try silently to update something) from ...
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ipod touch- deleted pics, they're “restoring”?

I just deleted thousands of pictures because I don't have much storage left, and they are ALL coming back. It says "restoring" at the bottom of the camera roll and i'm really angry and confused. I ...
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a scripting language to compare rows of web search

a scripting language to compare rows of web search like this! i want to compare between arrival and departure time difference for example a websearch in irctc
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How to use augmented reality in the field of education? [on hold]

How to use augmented reality in the field of education? Is there any existing applications that use AR?
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Where can I find default Microsoft fonts Calibri, Cambria?

If I want to test or use default Microsoft fonts on my Mac, and I own a post-2006 copy of Windows or Office, I believe I can legally use Calibri and Cambria although IANAL. This would be especially ...
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Cannot turn on device after update to iTunes and backup of iPhone

I cannot switch on my iPhone 4s after I updated my iTunes on laptop and did a backup. How to solve this?
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Does the coupons.com printing uninstaller leave anything behind?

A family member installed the coupons.com printing software on my Mac. Googling around tells me that the uninstaller doesn't fully remove elements of the installation from the Windows version. I ...
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Microsoft Keyboard not found by Intellitype 8.2

I have a Microsoft Sidewinder X4 keyboard that I use with my Mac, but none of the custom buttons/Media buttons work which is a massive pain, I run OSX 10.9.2 and installed Microsoft Desktop ...
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Accessing files created by network scanner using a another username

I have a HP network scanner sending files directly to a shared folder on my OSX 10.9. Since it uses SMB and OSX wants me to "save the password in a less secure way" in the sharing options panel I ...
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“This cell phone has no sim card.” message

I reverted my iPhone 3GS to factory settings and now everything I do ends up with the message: "This cell phone has no sim card." How can I fix this?
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error code DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN [on hold]

I have problem acessing my zoho account. I recieve error message with the code: DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN. Thank you
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Copying ssh private key with finder, but can't see it with console

Background: I generated an additional ssh key-pair on my windows 7 workplace computer. I placed the corresponding public keys in my bitbucket.org and github.com account. I am using atlassian ...
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1answer
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How do I show 'Names and Pictures' by default in Messages.app?

I am running the latest Mavericks version, 10.9.2.
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1answer
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Tag and Metadata searching doesn't work in Spotlight

There's a problem with searching for a tags and metadata e.g. kind:movie in my Spotlight. Actually, it doesn't work even tag:Red in Spotlight. It's weird, because I can search easy using Finder, but ...
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1answer
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OS X Mavericks scrollbars appear even without external mouse

For about 2 weeks now are the scroll bars appearing permanently at my mac. I know that they appear when you have an external mouse connected. It was normal that they appeared only when I scrolled, but ...
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Should I shut down my Macbook or just close the lid (when using it daily)?

I have found contradictory opinions on this. Some say Windows users tend to shut down but that it is not necessary, and I tend to do that too. Others say it is preferable to shut down, as it does not ...
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Keynote: Scoreboard

Because of the limited features in imovie i found a solution to add a scoreboard (numbers showing current score of a match) to a movie by using a keynote presentation and export this one as quicktime ...
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1answer
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How to link a Gmail backup (mbox via getmail) to Mail.app

I primarily use Gmail's web interface to access my email, but recently I started backing up my gmail data using the getmail tool. (Note that the link indicates that this is for Linux, but it will also ...
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Changing 10.6.8 from mounting ext4 as read-only to read-write with OSXFUSE & fuse-ext - in fstab?

So I have OSXFUSE & fuse-ext installed (as in link: How can I mount an ext4 file system on OS X?), but after searching on these two device's websites, Stack Exchange, googling, etc. I cannot find ...
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How can I get a raw print queue in the Print & Scan menu?

I have set up a raw queue (without a PPD) in CUPS via the command line and lpadmin. It works perfectly if I print files via the command line and lp, but it doesn't appear when I try to add it via Add ...
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Unknown contacts appeared out of thin air

My contact list op my iPhone 5s suddenly shows hundreds of contacts for people that I do not know with full contact info. I have synced with Facebook and have LinkedIn and Exchange installed, but ...
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FileVault2: how do I use the recovery key when asked for a “Disk Password”?

I've got a MacBook Pro protected with FileVault 2 (10.9), and can't remember the password to unlock the disk. When I boot, it asks for the "Disk Password". What I have is the recovery key that I ...
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1answer
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How to see a history of “define” words which I used?

I wanted to see the history of define dictionary words which I used in my iPhone but I could not find a way to see it. Is there any option in iPhone to see it?
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Macbook pro ejects every CD/DVD just after a few seconds

This problem happened suddenly on my MacBook pro: when I insert a CD/DVD, it tries to read it for a few seconds (the motor of the DVD drive is working) and then it stops, and ejects the DVD. I have ...
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1answer
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icloud- use with different apple id

I have an iPad retina display (4th gen) and my mom has iPhone 5S. We use different apple ids. Can we use iCloud sharing so that the photos that I take can be viewed in her iPhone?
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Producing music on MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

I am curious whether my MBA or MBP would be suitable for my creative purposes. I like writing music. Now I have a slow but stable laptop with Ubuntu 13.10 installed. I've set up JACK, Ardour ...
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1answer
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How do I determine where a process is being started from, and disable it?

When I start OS X (Mavericks) and run ps aux | grep postgres from Terminal, I have a process that was automatically started: postgres 132 0.0 0.1 2526456 7936 ?? Ss 10:04PM ...
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What is a CPX port or driver?

What is a CPX port? More specifically what is CPX as relates to a Datacard embossing printer? A buddy dropped off an ancient Datacard 150i embossing machine with me to see if I could get it working. ...
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How to join/merge .wmv files?

I have ten .wmv video files that I want to join them as one big file. Some tutorials indicate this can be done using QuickTime. However, it doesn't work for .wmv files. Is there a way to join these ...
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Have find my iphone istalled in ipad and it's working, can't log into icloud

my ipad was recently stolen, I setup find my Iphone app and have it activated, but when I try to log into Icloud it tells me I have to setup a device with that account. If I have log into itunes and ...
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Logic Pro X Midi Trigger

I am trying to use my Yamaha DTXPlorer drum kit to trigger the sounds of software drum kits in Logic Pro X. I am running the kit through my TASCAM US-122MKII USB interface into my MacBook Pro's USB ...
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Unable to hide affiliate link in my website [on hold]

I am trying to hide my affiliate link in my site. I have more than one affiliate link. I have used plugins like pretty link, gocodes, redirection and affiliate link cloaking but all unable to hide my ...
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1answer
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Airplay stopped working

All of a sudden none of my ios devices are able to connect to the Apple TV via Airplay. The Airplay icon shows up in the Control center on my Iphone 5s and my ipad 3. If I choose to airplay, the music ...
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Why do I get my own text message sent back to me in a group message on iphone 5S?

I just got an iphone 5s. I was sent a group text message from a friend. When I responded, it showed my response in the group message, but then chimed and showed a new text from myself which was the ...
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Reboot Error during the installation of OS X Maverick

I have a Macbook pro late 2011, with Lion 10.7.5 and I was trying to update to Mavericks. After downloading it and the process of installation everything were fine, but during the reboot I get this ...
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My MacBook Pro is connected to wifi but is not opening any web page both from Safari and Chrome

I have checked my TCP which is set for DHCP and is automatically, in DNS I have only one ip which is 10.0.1.1 and my proxies are not checked. I don't know how else check if all is good. Please help
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Any GUI for GDB on Mac?

I have already used GDB on Linux before and i know Xcode has a debugger tool. But i want to ask you guys, ¿there is some GUI for GDB at OSX, just like KDBG on Linux?. I was searching at brew (KDBG) ...
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When I changed permissions on an NTFS drive, all files are hidden in Finder. How do I make them visible again?

I have a Seagate external hard drive which is formatted in NTFS. The hard drive came with this Paragon NTFS driver. It works great, but when I clicked "Apply Permissions to Enclosed Items" in the ...
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Why doesn't Apple ship and support FOSS drivers for NTFS write capabilities?

Is there a reason Apple does not allow for NTFS write support, even when Linux (free, open source) solutions can? Why don't they just utilize those existing solutions to support read and write for ...
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Videos from iPhone to MBA automatically? Not in Aperture

Do videos appear automatically somehow to Macbook Air after shooting them with iPhone? Currently, I get photos to Aperture but I cannot see videos there and actually I don't want to get them there ...
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Can I enable hardware-based full disk encryption on the Windows side of a bootcamp install?

I am running a MBP with a partitioned Samsung 840 EVO SSD. I want to encrypt both the OS X and Windows partitions. It looks like using the SSD's built-in hardware full disk encryption on the OS X side ...
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Iphone 5s & IOS 7 slow unlock

My iphone has this weird awake time, which takes like 2-3 seconds upon I enter the passcode or use the touch id. Do you guys have the same? As soon as I see the apps, I cannot interact with them, or ...
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Remove margin in pages?

I want to have zero margin in my document, but there is no way I can't move it. Right now I can see that Document Margins have left: 0 in However, I can see that there is some weird margin applied, ...
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1answer
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Using Automator to batch crop with custom coordinates / measurements

I'm trying to crop large batches of images automatically. I'm currently using Automator's Crop Images action, but it is lacking in options. I can specify a width and height, and then it performs a ...
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Using the same email to enroll for iOS Device Enrollment Program

I am trying to enroll for Apple's new Device Enrollment Program (deploy.apple.com). For some reason, it won't take the email I am using for my existing business developer program. Can I enroll for ...
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MacBook Pro 10.9.2 disconnects after a while

I have a MacBook Pro for 4 weeks now, and I'm very happy with it. But I do have the problem of network disconnects. Explanation: On my MBook is 10.9.2 installed. I have network shares and a Time ...
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Find out what adaptor power socket an unopened iPhone 5s has

I have an unboxed iPhone5s here, which I have received as a gift from a friend who also received it as a gift and did not want it. I might end up regifting it myself, so I would rather not open it. ...
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Is there a better way to search the menus?

I have always used the help menu (command ⌘+shift ⇧+? /) to search the application menus for something that I don’t have a keyboard shortcut for (or don’t remember it). It’s an awesome feature, but ...
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Track last known location of iPad mini (2) without “Find My Phone”

I recently seem to have lost my iPad mini. I had expected Apple to have some functionality for lost devices enabled by default, but I notice that I cannot use Find My Phone via the iCloud interface, ...

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