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I think there is a misunderstanding here. An iOS app (from your iPhone) cannot run on your MacBook Pro. If you want to use a similar app on your Mac, I suggest you check if there is a Mac version of the application you want to use. You can search on the Mac App Store or on the app website.


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The iPhone (and other mobile devices) run iOS, which is a different operating system to OSX which is the desktop operating system for your Macbook. Any purchases you make and download on your phone are only able to run on your phone (or other iOS device, potentially). While you can transfer them to your Mac (Transfer Purchases in iTunes) this is intended ...


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First some important commands to know: ls -laO shows a lot: drwxrwxr-x+ 19 myuser1 staff 714 2 Feb 10:31 My Passport ls -elaO includes ACLs: drwxrwxr-x+ 19 myuser1 staff 714 2 Feb 10:31 My Passport 0: user:_spotlight inherited allow list,search,file_inherit,directory_inherit The following command shows all members of a group (the example ...


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Appifying with Platypus: Download Platypus and create an app from the shell script. Example: The settings above create an app with a progress bar (including details) and it can be quitted - the rsync process has to be canceled (killed) manually though. The app itself can be found with Spotlight. Simple AppleScript solution: In Mavericks (and ...


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Some of the root folders (e.g. /sbin /bin) as well as some application bundles (i.e. Apple apps) are protected by System Integrity Protection even if logged in as root or using sudo. If you want to make changes to protected items disable SIP, apply the changes and reenable it.


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As stated in the shutdown manual page (man shutdownentered in a Terminal window): -h The system is halted at the specified time. -k Kick everybody off. The -k option does not actually halt the system, but leaves the system multi-user with logins disabled (for all but super-user). -r The system is rebooted at the ...


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Create a file named org.mongod.user.plist in ~/Library/LaunchAgents with the content: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd"> <plist version="1.0"> <dict> <key>Label</key> ...


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Generally, if something is greyed out, it's unavailable, and a common reason is often that the file is being copied/part downloaded etc. Scroll over to the right and check the file size of the item, and if the progress bar is present indicating a copy is happening.


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You can open, and so use, the app from your iPhone. While from your MacBook Pro you can only keep store the app in the iTunes library and update it when a new version is available.


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This seems to be a 10.11 only problem, so it's impossible to delete on 10.11 at least, but you can very likely delete this on any OS X version other than 10.11, (I tried 10.4 and 10.10, and I could delete files with this character).


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If you use the bluetooth menu item, disconnect from any devices that you don't want to show the message. You could also automate that UI control with Automator. Open that and then make an automation action that uses the "Watch Me Do" tool to record the things you select. That way you could assign a keyboard shortcut to have both devices disconnect and ...


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You can check and see who owns the site-packages directory by using ls -l /Library/Python/2.7/ You'll get results similar to this: total 0 drwxr-xr-x 3 root wheel 102 Jan 13 17:58 site-packages The third column (that shows root above), shows the directory owner. In the above example, this directory is owned by root. I've seen similar errors related ...


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A little late , but I did get this working. In ipsec.conf, I had to update the ciphers and the rightauth. I'd prefer to use something better, but at the time it connects. rightauth=eap-tls ike=3des-sha1-modp1024 esp=3des-sha1-modp1024 BTW: even with connecting, I still get the above errors/warnings. Update: I found that the mobileconfig profile needed ...


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The reason for USB tethering not working is in 99% cases bad iPhone driver - yes, even on OS X. It may sound weird, but going to http://www.apple.com/itunes/download/ and re-installing iTunes from the latest iTunes installer will probably solve the issue for you. Sometimes the driver can get corrupted during a system update etc. Give it a shot and report ...


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Apple let a vital App Store certificate apply, unfortunately. Update your OS and that should fix the issue. While this does not speak well for Apple, many OS manufacturers have had critical (or if you will stupid) flaws in their OS. Which makes it a good idea to keep up to date on released updates in the App store.


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To upgrade from 10.8.5 to 10.9 or 10.10 you had to "purchase" Mavericks or Yosemite in the Apple App Store previously. Purchase is overstated because it was free then. After launching the final El Capitan 10.11.0 in the public the possibility to get the former systems in the store is gone if they don't populate your purchase list. The Combo Updaters only ...


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The root CAs are stored in: /System/Library/Keychains/SystemCACertificates.keychain /System/Library/Keychains/SystemRootCertificates.keychain Yes, these are OS X keychain files which are opaque, though not necessarily proprietary. You could theoretically use OS X's Keychain Services APIs to get at the certificate data inside the keychain file, but that ...


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If its a problem with your bash startup scripts you should be able to use the terminal menu item "New Command..." and run "bash --noprofile --norc". But it may not be this.


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You didn't say what version of Excel you're using however see the Moving and scrolling in a sheet or workbook section of Keyboard shortcuts in Excel 2016 for Mac.


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The Image File created by Burn.app is a RAW Image and does not contain a recognizable filesystem that OS X understands and why hdiutil fails. It's also why an "Audio CD.isoInfo" file needs to be created, so the Burn.app can burn the image it created back to optical media (CD). Since you created the Audio CD Image with the Burn.app then why don't you just ...


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You Mac is getting a single IP address on the LAN. To enable multiple devices to access the LAN, it creates a new private network on the Wi-Fi interface, and does NAT (Network Address Translation) between that network and the LAN. This is the same thing that happens when you connect your LAN (using private addresses) to the Internet using a router that gets ...


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EDIT: While the Messages app is active... In the top left corner of your screen, click the bold Messages, then "Preferences", then the "Accounts" tab. On the iMessage account, hit the "Sign Out" button. Then it will allow you to enter in your password as well as Apple ID again.


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As far as I can tell reg is only available in Lion (/usr/bin/reg and /usr/share/man/man1/reg.1). I haven't been able to find it in any other system version in the 10.6 - 10.11 range. Executing it in 10.10 works but I think some hardware data is missing. E.g my CPUs weren't recognized and I can't list any PCI device. Depending on the hardware your mileage ...


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Setting aside the problem with your shell - there are lots of ways to get to a clean prompt: make a new user account and use that command line to become root: sudo -s and then go in and nuke/fix/move your files You also could try booting to single user mode, mounting the filesystem read+write and cleaning things. I'd go the new user route since you can ...


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Not much happens in single user mode - so I just just use a simpler command: halt The shutdown command is for sequencing a lot of the scaffolding that is erected to have the system processes start in a certain order, then user processes. Even with launchd simplifying much on OS X, all of this is relevant to full blown OS X - notice to allow programs to ...


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There is no need to use the same network. Usually you can simply populate your DNS-server with the IPs and the names of the hosts in the 192.168.2.0 network. If you restricted allowed DNS queries to a particular network (i.e 10.0.100.0/24), you have to extend this to the 192.168.2.0/24 net. In the network settings of the devices in the 192.168.2.0/24 ...


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I use RCDefaultApp to tweak this type of setting and many other. Note that while this is an older app nonetheless it still works with OS X 10.11.x too. It's a Preferences Pane style app and it's freeware. You can read more about it and see screenshots at the web site (linked above).


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I was disappointed too. According to zabbix, it isn't in their plan to distribute a binary agent for Mac. That's a shame. However, I found a post which describes how to do it yourself. Once compiled (once), you can deploy the agent executable to many machines... I yet have to try. ...


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The documentation lacks one important step: reboot or sudo reboot After the reboot the user enjoys visible admin rights in System Preferences -> Users and Groups. But: even without rebooting the user is admin already - it's just not visible in the PrefPane. If you login as joeadmin immediately after creating the account (e.g. fast user switching) ...


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You can add it anywhere you want in the body of the file. Additionally the following works also: 127.0.0.1 localhost website.dev website.org and for me even this works (but I don't think it's recommended): 127.0.0.1 localhost, website.dev, website.org For the sake of a better overview I prefer: 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.0.1 website.dev ...



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