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Files in /System are protected by System Integrity Protection. If you wish to edit such files, you will need to disable this. To disable System Integrity Protection, you can do the following: Boot into the Recovery HD by restarting whilst holding ⌘R. Open Terminal (from the Utilities menu). Run the following command in Terminal: csrutil ...
With your MacBook on and running normally, go to the magnifying glass icon on the top right corner of your screen. Click on the icon and type "Terminal" and hit enter. You will see a black window with a blinking cursor. Copy and paste the following command and hit enter. defaults write -g ApplePressAndHoldEnabled -bool false Log out and log in again from ...
To disable the press-and-hold character palette, you could try running the following command in Terminal.app: defaults write -g ApplePressAndHoldEnabled -bool false Apps may need to be restarted for changes to take effect. To reenable the menu, run: defaults write -g ApplePressAndHoldEnabled -bool true
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