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Our "Cousin" has a number of good suggestions. The "BIOS" which is just the firmware of the machine and not strictly speaking a BIOS needs to be there and non-corrupt just like he said. You do need a battery and it needs to be good, it won't boot without it. That is what I would replace first. Just pop it out of the machine and take it to a batteries+ ...


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use image capture. it comes with every Mac. simply highlight the pics you want to delete and hit the red-circle-with-a-line-through-it symbol to delete them.


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I'm assuming there is nothing on the USB stick you need to recover, since you were writing over it with dd. Plug it into your macbook and if it shows up with in /dev as a proper device, you should be able to use dd to clear the beginning and end of the stick to make it look like a brand new USB stick. dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/disk__ bs=1024 count=100 will ...


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Shortcuts are often displayed next to their relevant menu item if you are using menus (not so much if you are using icons in an app). You can just open up many apps and peruse the menus looking for shortcuts that exist that may be useful. Another method is to use the app CheatSheet, this is a free app that essentially goes around hunting for shortcuts that ...


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I don't know of a way to make it only pair with a single KB/M/Trackpad, so a workaround it to prevent it pairing with anything further once you have paired what you need. One method to do this, on the assumption that the users of the computers do not have administrator access: Step one - turn on parental controls for the users of the systems in System ...


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Here are some resources to get you started. As a Mac user who likes to know the fastest way to do things, I approve these links. The first link ought to cover you for most things. I've copied in some highlights. The lists are quite thorough for non-application-specific shortcuts. http://www.danrodney.com/mac/ From any application • Switch between open ...



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