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No - that program lets your computer reach out and "spy" on other computers. Unless your system has malware (which gladly we are starting to learn about thanks to some brave whistleblowers) - you can control your Mac's security in the Sharing Preference pane. When you want your Mac to be remotely observable, choose screen sharing or remote management and ...


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I'm pretty sure it can get installed as part of Office, as well as separately. One app not to worry about, in fact - as it can only be used to 'dial out' to a Windows machine, not another Mac.


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There's much easier and modern option - use createinstallmedia command in Terminal. Full guide for Yosemite.


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Use one of your other Macs to download the OS installer from the App Store for free. Once it's fully downloaded connect the external hard disk you wish to install the OS (a format might be required) on and run the installer. At some point the installer will ask you to choose a disk, by default the disk you are currently booted on is selected but you can ...


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There may be a piece of commercial software that can intercept a call to reboot/shutdown however I do not know what it is, if it exists. My suggestion, despite you editing out the issue in your OP, is to fix the issue and not look for a workaround! That said, I give you a workaround that you certainly can test and it should prevent a software call to ...


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Turning off Sync iPhoto will remove any iPhoto images you put into your Photos Library on your phone, but will keep the images on your Mac.


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In the Apple discussion thread, gchard posted the same query. Linc Davis had the answer: How to return your Network settings to default and get rid of the infinite spinning wheel.


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It sounds like when you dragged the downloads folder out of the finder sidebar it vanished before it got to the dock. if that is correct it is pretty easy to get it back: Open a Finder window and go to your user folder In the user folder you should see the downloads folder Drag the downloads folder to the place you want it in the sidebar Drag the ...


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Just guessing: My standard install of OS X Yosemite 10.10.5 doesn't contain the file "/System/Library/Frameworks/AppKit.framework/Versions/C/AppKit.". Please check the following: the currentness of your backup The proper destination of the soft link "Current" in the folder "/System/Library/Frameworks/AppKit.framework/Versions/". It should be ...


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Is your "Tap to click" enabled?


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It is not possible by default, but you can download a plugin for the Mail app. The plugin is called TruePreview. It is said that it supports OS X Mountain Lion and below, but I had it working on my Mavericks machine. Anyway, here's the method: Quit the Mail app Download TruePreview (scroll down for latest versions) and run the installer Launch Mail.app ...


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To permanently unload an agent or a daemon simply add a -w. Example: sudo launchctl -w unload /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.nsurlstoraged.plist


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Single user or Verbose mode. Verbose mode start up Restart the Mac Immediately hold down the command + V keys You have successfully entered verbose mode when you see white text appear on the screen. See Apple Support


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More than likely, He is talking about single user mode. Single user mode is a state of the operating system used to repair functionality of the operating system.


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I copied this section from: http://www.igeeksblog.com/how-to-export-ibooks-from-iphone-ipad-to-computer/ I am not sure how much of it is useful to you. 1). Get a file explorer. Usually, iExplorer should do just fine. 2). Connect your iPhone or iPad to the computer and fire up iExplorer 3). Open your iPhone/iPad as a mounted device and navigate to: Media → ...


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There's no such thing (from the user point-of-view). Mac OS X is not an open-source operating system.


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Go to System Preferences -> Network. On the left sidebar click Wi-Fi and then "Advanced" at the right bottom corner. Now choose the tab Wi-Fi and you'll see a list of all the wireless network you joined. Drag networks in the order you prefer (e.g. the domestic network should be the first). Update: on the same screen, if you want to remove some of the ...


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Go to System Preferences -> Users and Groups. On the left sidebar click on your user name and then Login Items. In that window you can configure which apps to run automatically at startup (click on + and - at the bottom to add or remove apps). Please note: many of these apps (such as Creative Cloud or Dropbox) have their own switch. Just check their ...


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I had a similar experience. iMovie came with my MacBook Pro when I bought it in 2011, but I could not update it in 2014. I contacted Apple Support, who checked the MacBook ID and restored the purchase.


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If you want to change the keyboard layout easily first of all go to System Preferences -> Keyboard -> Input Sources and select the layouts you want to use. Then, at the bottom of the window, you must check the option "Show input menu in menu bar". Now a little flag with the layout-country will appear in the menu bar and you can easily switch layout from ...


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If you meant on the Desktop rather than the sidebar... Finder > Preferences > General >


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Go to Finder -> Preferences -> Sidebar and make sure "Hard disks" is selected.


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Go to App Store->Purchases and click the cloud icon next to iMovie (or any other app that you would wish to download) to download it again for free. If for any reason iMovie is not present in Purchases, then, unfortunately you will be required to buy it again.


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I'm guessing that OS X probably mis-partitioned it when removing the Bootcamp partition, and the old Windows partition is either free space or corrupt. Either way, you can try to go to Disk Utility or boot into Recovery(like @klanomoath said) and check to see how the partitions are setup. You can then resize the Macintosh HD to use any free space, and erase ...


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Try repairing disk permissions and if that doesn't solve the issue then simply reinstall them. Reinstalling the app may fix the problem.


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Open the Contacts app and switch to the groups page (click on "Groups" in the upper left corner). Now drag the screen down for refreshing the groups. This will also sync the contacts itself!


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I had a very difficult time removing the SD card I was trying to exteract from the CD slot - I was almost at the point of giving up and taking it in for a repair - I had tried the paper/cardboard method, reinforced with tape, and the cardboard started to rip, almost leaving ANOTHER piece of detritus in the slot - I then VERY carefully taped the section that ...


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Most (if not all) hard drives have bad areas on the disk. It is the nature of the medium that something that small cant be 100% perfect. So HD manufacturers build in code in the drive firmware to "map out" bad areas of the drive. Because of that two identical drives from the same manufacturer will have just slightly differing amounts of actual available ...


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You could look to folders that you can zip into a compressed folder. This should give you additional space on disk4, so long as you erase the files that have been added to the compressed zip file. You can either use Compress Files in Finder or zip in Terminal. UPDATE While this does not address rsync directly, this is another option that you may consider. ...


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Have you tried a sync/backup tool like ChronoSync (which I highly recommend)? It can be scheduled to sync to when your external drive is mounted. It also does a great job of handling package files (which is what your iPhoto library is). It's from Econ Technologies and can be trialed for 30 days (http://www.econtechnologies.com/).


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I would try re-installing OS X to fix this. To re-install OS X without losing files and without a DVD try these steps: Shutdown computer. Start up computer while holding the Command, Option, and R keys until you see a globe icon appear on the screen like this one. This may take a while, be patient. When a screen like this appears, select "Reinstall OS X". ...


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Maybe late, but I made a solution. Download free: Restart FinderDock


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My understanding is that iCloud is for storage of photos, and not just for synchronization; otherwise, why would you have the option to purchase more space (which I have done). That being said, @Jaime Santa Cruz is correct in that you cannot back up Time Machine to iCloud, but you should be able to indefinitely store photos, docs, notes, etc., so long as you ...


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If you enable iCloud Photo Library on your Mac, and your photos are on the Photos app, you can set it up to save originals on the cloud and automatically save space by keeping a lower resolution copy on your Mac. To do this, go to Preferences > iCloud, then select "Optimize". This will also allow you to view your entire collection on iCloud.com if you ...


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Skype for Business has not yet made it in full to the Mac. Microsoft are instead still offering the older Lync software... Set up Skype for Business (Lync) for Mac 2011 for Office 365 If your organization is using Skype for Business (Lync) for Mac 2011, you can use it with your Office 365work or school account. To use Skype for Business (Lync) ...


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Delete all of the following browser extensions that you find: Searchme, Slick Savings, Amazon Shopping Assistant, Ebay Shopping Assistant, Domain Error Assistant. (See Identifications > Examine Browser Extensions for instructions on how to locate your browser extensions.) Not all of these may be present in all browsers. Move the following items to the ...


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Looking at your data - your storage has to be performing horribly. SSD HD: 245/249.77 GB Used To fix this: Make a bootable backup and test it (or make sure your Time Machine or off-site backup is solid and you know how to restore / how long that will take) Make a new user account Delete your main user account and let the Users & Groups preference ...


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Unfortunately Google seems to think they know better than everyone else what people need to use online... Here's the deal. They've deprecated those APIs, meaning if you want Java/Flash to work, you're out of luck. HOWEVER, they haven't been removed yet, merely disabled. It'll get removed in a couple of major versions, but you can still force-enable them in ...


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I had exactly this same problem upon upgrading to Mavericks. Unfortunately, you're going to find that 4GB is on the knife's edge of barely being able to run the system at all - note how you already have compressed memory despite not running anything. Apple needs to be smacked around for this, but unfortunately, it is what it is. The first thing you need to ...


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I too experience this issue, adding more RAM will fix this problem. SSD is not necessary.


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Your setup looks quite reasonable so there's nothing hardware to update. You should definitely launch Onyx and do all the cleaning + do every checkbox proposed in automation. In addition, I would install Magican, remove any redondant files and uninstall unused software. At last, Yosemite transparency effect eats up a lot of memory and power. You can ...


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These are the steps I would generally recommend: Backup Run Disk Utility from the Recovery Partition (press cmd+R at startup) Run Onyx Reinstall OS X (e.g. from recovery partition) Clean reinstall OS X (i.e. wipe partition, install OS X, restore backup) After each step, see if you get better results. In your case I think you have a very decent machine ...


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The only thing I can see which might help is freeing some space on your hard drive. With the lack of free space OS X won’t be able to make use of Virtual Memory as efficiently as it should, or possibly at all. I’m not 100% sure about Yosemite, but I’ve experienced a big performance hit on previous OS X releases when the OS can’t allocate as much RAM as it ...


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When you choose to export from Photo (File>Export), choose TIFF, 16-bit and you should get a full quality, uncompressed, but edited image out of Photo. This is what the settings in the export dialog box will look like: The reason you haven't found the folder with the edits are that image editing programs such as Photo or Adobe Lightroom perform ...


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I'd simply ignore it. Energy Impact is just an arbitrary number showing how much energy an app is consuming (each instant and on average). Activity Monitor is simply telling you that the app which uses the most energy is Safari. To make sure that Safari is not eating up on CPU, you can check the CPU usage over time, for example using a tool like 'uptime' ...


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You could download Bluestacks to play Clash of Clans. I have it and it's really good.


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Add a chart, I used this one: Then click [Add Chart Data] and select the columns for the data streams


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I had an issue with backups not completing and I solved it by deleting the partially created backup folder. First turn time machine off (System Preferences > Time Machine > Off) Navigate to /Volumes/VOLUMENAME/Backups.backupdb/COMPUTERNAME/, where you will see a list of folders dated by when the backup was created. If you see a folder with .inProgress in ...


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slick is right. You would have to create another user account and switch to it to read mail if you have to use mail.app. If you can use webmail with that account instead of the mail.app just don't let the browser save the password for your webmail login and you can securely get into your mail under the same account. heck you could even use a "Private ...


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Separate user accounts are for that purpose. If you really have to use a shared account then do it but create additional one just for your Mail app.



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