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you have to go to system preferences, display settings with both monitors attached. And you can choose one screen to be a primary with the menu top and bottom, (if that's where you have them). the second screen, will be secondary, and you can choose a unique photo background for it, as it will have its own preferences open on that screen. if you have a ...


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This is the right (and best) way to create an HTML signature that includes images: http://matt.coneybeare.me/how-to-make-and-html-signature-in-apple-mail/


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It's extremely strange that you were not getting EFI boot options to work from a wired keyboard. I note that the EFI startup commands you listed that worked used either the Shift key modifier or the Option AND Cmd modifier. The commands that didn't work used either Option OR Cmd. Hmmm... You do know that the keys that generate "Option" and "Cmd" keycodes ...


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For Mac OS X standard windows use drop shadow with folowing parameters: black #000000 color with opacity 60%, angle 90º, distance 25px, size 50px, spread 0px.


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The "invalid node structure" and "disk I/O" errors you see in verbose mode are both indicative of a failing hard drive. The invalid node structure points to a problem with the data cataloging mechanism of the operating system, basically that system that keeps track of where all the data is stored. One off reports of this aren't so bad but coupled with the ...


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Try press [fn]+[SHIFT]+[F10] To me it seems that most windows on mac F-keys can be called this way. Cheers!


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you don't have the privileges to use this function


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This was fixed in Mavericks as you are aware, but I don't know of any canonical way to fix this for apps in prior versions of OS X, and even app specific fixes don't work properly. Whilst you said without updating to Mavericks, this really would be the best option since it is the 'official' fix to a core part of OS X.


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It could also be the battery swelling and pushing the trackpad button from below. Try taking the battery out to see if that solves it. Best, Teo


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This was supposed to be a comment, but it turned out too long. It might be that the trackpad is slightly damaged so that the button is somehow pressed down constantly. I have a black macbook that clicks every time I rest my hands anywhere near the area below the keyboard or around the trackpad. The plastic around that part of the case has kind of caved in ...


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I apologize for posting to a long-dormant thread, but it seemed silly to start another one... I've been having the same issue off and on for a while on different hardware and OSes. First: 2008 Mac Pro Dual 2.8Ghz, Mac OS 10.7. Same problem as above: 4/13/14 11:44:38.000 PM kernel[0]: IOHIDSystem cursor update overdue. Resending. I saw a post about ...


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Mavericks use Command + Tab to switch between the application but if you want to cycle through the different window of same application use this: Command + Tab + DownArrow it will show all the open windows of the same application which you can select using arrow keys.


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You don't need to specify any host info for your local Mac. Open a terminal in a folder of choice, and then execute the SCP command - then the Remote files will be copied to this local folder. See more here: http://www.folkstalk.com/2012/07/scp-command-examples-linux-unix.html 3. Copy files from remote host to local server. This operation is used when ...


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You can install this command line tool from github.com/jmstacey/screenbrightness. The install is pretty easy if you have homebrew: brew install screenbrightness And usage is straightforward: Set 100% brightness: screenbrightness 1 Set 50% brightness: screenbrightness 0.5 Unfortunately it doesn't work for external monitors. See Does Apple support ...


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Run Console to check the recent logs for more details (look for com.apple.installd). In example, I had something like: com.apple.launchd[1]: (com.apple.installd[69518]) Job appears to have crashed: Abort trap: 6 ReportCrash[69520]: Saved crash report for installd[69518] version 332 to /Library/Logs/DiagnosticReports/installd_2014*.crash If you see the ...


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I traced it with dtruss and it is looking for the iwpriv command which is part of wireless-tools package on Linux systems (commands like iwconfig, iwlist, etc) Output from a Ubuntu server box mike@jarvis:~$ aptitude show wireless-tools Package: wireless-tools State: installed Automatically installed: no Version: 30~pre9-3ubuntu4 Priority: optional Section: ...


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I had same problem , But after doing all mentioned above there is no benefit. Then I find out that the reason is I am trying to run Eclipse from a shortcut link, so I delete that and then back to Eclipse root folder and make an Alias from the Eclipse file and then I send it to desktop and now running very well.


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Right click PDF document. Select "Open With". Select "Safari.app". Right click on a page of the document within Safari. Select "Two Pages Continuous". Very stupid for Apple to remove this feature from Preview in the latest versions.


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Not a fully-GUI answer, but you can make the procedure much easier by using a Finder+Terminal+Drag'n'drop approach, i.e. given that you have a terminal window opened, and a non-overlapping Finder window: type rm -rf in the terminal (with a trailing space). Drag the required folder from Finder to the terminal window and press Enter. Hint: To remove the ...


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Placing .htaccess into /Library/WebServer/Documents and open "localhost/"; to test it, works as expected. It just doesn't work in "~/Sites". Thanks Niels Heidenreich for this!


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If you have not only .abcdp files but the whole Library/Application Support/AddressBook backed up, just copy directory somewhere, add .abbu extension and open it (.abbu should be associated with Contacts.app). One downside is that it does not propose to merge contacts but to replace them.


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Provided that you have a terminal open: Type cd (with a trailing space) Do you see the blue folder icon in the Finder title bar? It is draggable - so drag that folder icon into the terminal window after the cd and press enter to switch to that folder. Type echo some very important note > mynewfile.txt The echo command achieves two tasks: creating a ...


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I'm ignoring the OP's problem, but you can normally reinstall OS X from the recovery partition without needing any external drive. To erase and reinstall OS X: Start from the recovery partition by holding command-R on startup Erase the OS X partition from Disk Utility Choose Install OS X To reinstall OS X without erasing the current installation: ...


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This response describes a fix that worked for me: Open up preferences and go to network. Make note of your settings as you will have to rebuild them. Rename the preferences.plist to .old which can be found here: /Library/Preferences/SystemConfiguration/ Now go back to preferences and rebuild your settings as it will be blank. You may ...


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sudo defaults rm /Library/Preferences/com.apple.SoftwareUpdate then reboot


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Install an app called "Lock Me Now" from the app store and once it has been installed launch it and from the preferences "check" "Just Lock" under "Lock Type" which does the same thing as the screen saver timing out. Also for ease of use you can assign a keyboard shortcut to simplify the process of locking your Mac (I chose to use Command + L )


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This might help in your case: Select the email message you want to send as an attachment. Click on File then Save As and select the format Raw Message Source Open a new email message and add the raw source file as an attachment (either copy and paste or insert).


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This is what I would try: Open /Library/Preferences/com.apple.windowserver.plist with a PLIST editor. Look under DisplaySets > Item 1 > Item 1 for the "Width" and "Height" values. Change them to 1920 and 1200 respectively. Save, restart, see if it fixes it.


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You can't exaclty "downgrade". You habe to create a bootable drive with your installer, boot from that drive, reformat your internal (backup first!) and then install 10.7 Make sure your computer supports it first.


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The last time I got The Server responded: "403" to operation CalDAVWriteEntityQueueableOperation. I looked above the server responded and found under "The server responded with an error." Access to (in my case it was) "Spring: Boston 5 - St. Louis 3" in "Unexpected " in account "iCloud" is not permitted. So, I selected Go Offline, clicked on ...


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Many websites have auto-play flash. Disable it in Safari, and you will be prompted to play them if you click on it. Set Adobe Flash to ASK! That way all the unwonted one wont eat up your memory.


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In my case it was a faulty usb drive. I still don't see the hard drive in "Finder" sidebar, but I'm figuring that's just the way it is with Lion? I adjusted the Finder Preferences so I can now see the HD and other drives on my desktop...


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I had the same problem! I tried right clicking the song in iTunes and chose "Create MP3 version". Then I went back to GarageBand and tried to import the song. Voila! It worked! Hope it works for you, too ;)


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Something I learned at Apple support in Austin many years ago: The first rule of troubleshooting is "Isolate And Identify." Pound that into your brain. In other words, strip the system down to the minimum, unplug EVERYTHING that is not needed to boot the computer, undo any changes (especially hardware) that were made to the computer, no matter how long ago ...



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