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Soundflower + AU Lab + Mavericks results in incessant clicking

I have successfully routed my system audio through AU Lab via Soundflower, but it clicks. To my knowledge, that clicking sound usually means that buffer sizes are out of wack (either too small, or ...
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Can I put a Keynote presentation in a Keynote presentation?

I have a bunch of related topics I teach. Each topic has its own Keynote presentation. I am making a new class which teaches all the topics together. I would like to make a Keynote presentation for ...
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IOS 8 and App Store wrong language

Since the new IOS 8 I have had several problems with my iPad. 1 of which is the App Store it reads in Turkish I have checked my country and language everything is fine. Therefore since its in Turkish ...
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Must unplug and replug in USB NIC before it will work

Relatively new to the world of Mac (few months now) and have a Cable Matters USB wired NIC. WiFi on the mac turned off during all of this. If I reboot my mac with the USB device inserted (and cable) ...
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1answer
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OSX Server 10.9 File Sharing - not working properly

I have a 10.9 server with file sharing enabled. One of the users decided to change the permissions on the folder and was doing some "spring cleaning" now all of my shares are not visible from the ...
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Is it possible to have 2 wireless interfaces and have each interface connect to a different VPN over a MacPro?

Is it possible to have 2 wireless interfaces and have each interface connect to a different VPN over a MacPro? Basically, I have a MacPro with 2 wireless interfaces. I connected to both wireless ...
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1answer
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Can you enable the meta key in Mavericks?

According to several help posts (for example), you used to be able to enable the option/alt key to act as a meta key. Can you no longer do that in Mavericks?
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is it possible to write spotlight conversion plugins?

I would like to add some conversion functionality to spotlight. For instance to convert hex colors to rgb. Is this at all possible?
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Need to change phone number

When you update to iOS 8 you get asked a bunch of questions one of them is "what phone number to put in" how can I change it?
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iTunes not syncing Wi-Fi with iPhone 5 via Wi-Fi after upgrading to iOS 8

I have a recent MacBook Pro running OS X 10.9.5 (Mavericks). I also have an iPhone 5 that had iOS 7.1, but I recently updated it to iOS 8. When I had iOS 7, I used to be able to connect via Wi-Fi and ...
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Privacy with individual deleted txt [on hold]

After updated the new 10S 8 i noticed in txt messages conversations... when you delete a individual txt the time and location still shows up.. In other words lets say I got a txt message from Bob ...
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1answer
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A few applications are automatically opened when I first turn on the mac

I have a few applications that are automatically opened when I start the computer, for example TextWrangler or Activity Monitor. Is it possible to start the computer without this stupid behaviour?
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What is the use in having a mobile directory if a system is joined to AD?

We've been experimenting with some Macs joined to AD. It seems that a mobile directory being created without prompting the user will create a home directory on the local machine at login. That's ...
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Samsung Galxy Note 2, Samsung Gaxy Tab, IBM Thinkpad, HP pavillion [on hold]

I want to download MP3's here, but want them on all my devices. Is this a problem? I want to store them on my server also, and be able to stream them to other devices in my house.....Roku, or WD media ...
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1answer
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Getting volume information from command line

How do you get the information available by right-click "Get info" via the command line using Terminal. In particular I want the "Created" and "Used" value for DVD volumes. Bonus question: Is there ...
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0answers
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Is there a way not to turn on the screen when notifications arrive?

I don't want to turn OFF the notifications when emails, sms, etc arrive but what I want to do is tell iPhone NOT to turn on the SCREEN whenever a new notification comes in...It is a huge battery loss, ...
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ATI Radeon X1900XT Mac Pro 1.1 Compatibility

I've recently picked up a ATI Radeon X1900XT card that I was told would work with my Mac Pro (original 1.1 version). However when I plugged the card into my pci port and turned the system on, the ...
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How can I add shells to the list in Run Shell Script in the Automator?

If I select the Run Shell Script action in Automator, it has a drop down menu filled with possible shells: /bin/bash /bin/csh /bin/ksh /bin/sh /bin/tcsh /bin/zsh /usr/bin/perl ...
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Restarting phone after update [on hold]

i have Iphone 4 i started updated it from 4.2.1 to ios7 i putted it on charging but now the phone is just blinking with an apple icon on screen and nothing is happening. please help?
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Where file revisions are stored on OS X?

Most Apple applications in newer OS X versions, like OS X 10.9, automatically save all changes to all files and documents without your approval, and file versions and revisions are automatically ...
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iPhone 4s crashed during updating to iOS 8 and data has been lost

I lost all my contacts and photos during the update to iOS 8. I did not do any backup in iTunes or iCloud. How can I recover my data?
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App that changes network settings, launches apps, etc. when changing network connection

~5 years ago an enthusiastic coworker was telling me about some awesome app that would do stuff like automatically change your volume, mount network drives, launch apps, etc. when it notices that your ...
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US Extended overlay or decals

I typically use the US Extended keyboard for typing, however, I can't always recall where certain deadkeys are. Does anyone make an overlay, or keyboard stickers which can be used to make my keyboard ...
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afp hdiutil attach not working in automator, can anyone verify? [on hold]

So I have the following automator workflow, it worked before I had to reformat the hard drive and now I can't seem to get it to work anymore. hdiutil attach -quiet -nobrowse -mountpoint ...
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Terminal window is now blank

A Terminal newbie here. I had downloaded and installed Git, but when I typed "Git --version" I would get illegal instruction. I tried to uninstall Git and now my Terminal window in blank. How do I ...
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1answer
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Looking for OS X 10.5.8

I am trying to restore G5 Mac for audio recording purposes. I believe the hard drive has failed and I will need to replace it. My research on this computer shows the latest compatible OS X to be ...
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0answers
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Change voice for voiceover announcements in other than main language

I have an iPod nano and using voiceover frequently. I know, that I can override the voice for main language in iPod (English in my case), but what about other languages? I have my favorite speech ...
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0answers
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Mavericks menu bar Wi-Fi icon does not refresh

In Mac OS X 10.9, once I am connected to a Wi-Fi station the menu bar Wi-Fi icon no longer refresh. This complicates station switching as I have to turn off and on the Wi-Fi. Do you know how to ...
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How to download Yosemite Beta from the Beta Program?

I signed up on the OS X Beta Program site to test Yosemite. Was given a redemption code and automatically directed to App Store. Redemption code was already filled into the manual input box in App ...
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uploading Pano pictures

After I took some panoramic pictures I tried to upload them to face book. I select the picture and select to upload it and when I select facebook the window just closes so I can't select post or type ...
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What does the ⌧ button do?

I just bought a wired mac keyboard. Where I would expect numlock to be, it has a key with this mysterious symbol on: ⌧ (a rectangular box with a cross through it) What is this button?
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Is it possible to write an app for the lock screen on iOS? [on hold]

I would like to write, say, a clock app for the iPhone's lock screen that replaces the default one, on a non-jailbroken device. Does Apple provide an API for that?
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558 views

How can I make SwiftKey the default on iOS 8?

I've recently upgraded my iPhone 5s to iOS 8, and installed SwiftKey. I really like it, and I'd like it to be the default, but my keyboard keeps switching back to the default. I can switch back to the ...
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Can I stop my iOS 8 device asking for my password for each app?

We use Cisco Meraki to download apps. It works great aside from the fact we have to re-enter the password for the apps every 15 minutes. We have a VPP account distributing the apps, and it works ...
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0answers
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{facepalm} I downloaded malware called extended icons from skype - removal?

Ok, so ya big facepalm here. I got this as a skype message: "Your skype does not support extended icons. Please download the extension here: " (skypemoticonscomplete dot com) And then went to the ...
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1answer
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Safari not showing all Facebook icons

sometimes when i login facebook the profile picture icons just won't load. I tried reseting safari, nothing. When i use chrome everything is ok. I googled it and someone said something about deleting ...
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3answers
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In Terminal, how to erase typed command quickly?

In Terminal, let's say I type a long command, but before I press Enter, I decide that actually I don't want to run this command, and want to run another new command instead. In such case, how to ...
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1answer
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Can iOS8 QuickType show suggestions in more than one language?

With iOS8's new QuickType feature (predicting words you're likely to type, based on message context, learning frequently used words), is there a way to show predictions in the language of the message? ...
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1answer
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Wiktionary in Apple Dictionary app

I have been trying to add wiktionary as one of the sources of Mavericks Dictionary.app but I could not. I have been following the instruction in this StackExchange post but the DictUnifier app get ...
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1answer
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Where does the name come from on Mail.app?

I tried to use OS X's Mail.app, but when I connected it using gmail, the authentication window showed my real name in Chinese character in the first text field. The other two fields are mail and ...
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1answer
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MD711B, MD711LLA… How do I figure out which version is newer?

I am getting many offers from stores for Macbook air but I don't know how to choose the newest model. Is there any place where I can check based on the model num (e.g., MD711B) I have tried on Apple ...
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1answer
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How do I get Pages for iOS 7/8 to use the TAB key on a bluetooth Keyboard to change the indent level?

So Pages for iOS 7/8 has a software TAB key that changes the indent level of an outline. It also has forward and backward indent keys. Great. However, when I press the TAB key on by Apple Wireless ...
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Full screen chrome without switching to new space

Is it possible to full screen chrome without having it switch to a new space? I use 2 monitors and full screen mode makes my second monitor unusable when chrome is in FS mode commandshiftf Is there ...
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0answers
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After updating to iOS 8, Siri won't work with internal mic after first try

I’m seeing this problem: Siri works fine the first time I try it after a restart, but on the second and subsequent tries, when I press and hold the home button, the screen turns gray and the ...
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1answer
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Set Chrome to open PDF rather than download them

I'm a student and I'm constantly hoping up PDFs for homework. I often end up downloading multiple files after clicking on a link each time I start working. Is there any way to set Chrome to only open ...
0
votes
1answer
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Using A Windows PC To Recover User Data From HFS Drive (dead Macbook)

I'm a Windows guy. I've worked with Macs at times over the years as an IT guy, but they were always small parts of my environments and this is a new challenge for me. A friend's Macbook is dead. Old, ...
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1answer
57 views

After updating iPad to iOS 8, WiFi no longer works

I recently upgraded to iOS 8 on my iPad 2, now the WiFi doesn't work. I rebooted the iPad and router several times. Any suggestions?
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2answers
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Can't delete Exchange server account from 10.9.5

I did a clean install of 10.9 and then imported some old emails and my keychain. Now my accounts keep showing an old exchange account for contacts from a previous employer. I cannot delete this ...
2
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1answer
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Dictionaries on iOS 8 not wroking

I just updated from iOS 7 to iOS 8, and I noticed that the built-in dictionaries I previously used aren't working. I had used American English, British English, and Apple Dictionary. Now, when I try ...
4
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Is there a way to find out when a USB flash drive has been last used (on any computer)?

I have a USB flash drive and I believed someone else may have plugged it in their computer and copied some files. Using my Mac, how do I know when was the last time my usb flash drive was plugged ...

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