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Probably a hardware problem rather than a software problem. Take it to the Apple Store and they'll check the underneath of the keyboard.


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Press cmd-r when booting to take it into recovery mode. Here you can click on Disk Utility and choose a startup disk/partition. You might need a driver to use the wireless devices with Linux.


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I recommend Display Maid 2. It is the only app that worked for me.


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First of all do option command f5 and press keyboard shortcuts,then select accessibility and tick inverted colors, now whenever you want to have inverted screen just do ctrl option command 8 Hope this helps ya!


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Just type: mdfind <target_file_name.ext> If there are any matches, you will be presented with the relevant associated path(s). If there's more than one, choose whichever is appropriate and hardcode it. For example: me@MacBook-Pro:~$mdfind "VMware Fusion.app" /opt/homebrew-cask/Caskroom/vmware-fusion/7.1.2-2779224/VMware Fusion.app Or ...


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Two quick and easy options: You can use Spotlight (mdfind) via command-line for high level items: appLocation=$(mdfind Fusion.app) echo $appLocation /Applications/VMware Fusion.app Or if you use the locate binary (pre-requisite command to enable it will be noticed first time you use it). appLocation=$(locate vmrun) echo "Found at " $appLocation Found at ...


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There is a deluge of info in a kernel panic log. I have had some problems lately so I was looking at kernel panics on my macbook and can offer the following hints based on some .panic logs I have. First the name of the log is important. you need to look for files of the following form in your system diagnostic folder: kernel-**(some personal data like name ...


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I have just created and uploaded a GitHub Gist GitHub Gist which may help you out. The main functionality is: function get_apps_folder () { mdfind -0 -onlyin / \ 'kMDItemKind=="Application" && kMDItemDisplayName="'"${1:-TextEdit}"'"' \ | xargs -0 -I{} dirname {} } function open_apps_folder () { open $(get_apps_folder "$1") } ...


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I believe this is what you're looking for: alias vmrun=\"`osascript -e 'tell application "Finder" to get POSIX path of (application file id "com.vmware.fusion" as alias)'`/Contents/Library/vmrun\" Now when I type vmrun, without any arguments, in a Terminal and press Enter it outputs the internal help file, as it should. This works on my system, however ...


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After biting the bullet and purchasing a code signing certificate, I can now answer my own question with all certainty: Short answer: No, the warnings don't go on OS X - although they do in web browsers. Long(er) answer: Technically certificates from Comodo or any other certificate authority that is trusted do work on Mac and you can absolutely sign .apps ...


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You have to add alias vmrun='/Applications/VMware\ Fusion.app/Contents/Library/vmrun' to your ~/.bash_profile file, save the file and source .bash_profile. In the future you just have to enter vmrun to launch the tool. If you need more commands from this folder add "/Applications/VMware Fusion.app/Contents/Library/" to your path.


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You can do this like so: Install Soundflower (from https://rogueamoeba.com/freebies/soundflower/) Cmd-click the volume icon and change both the input and the output device to "Soundflower (2ch)" Start the Soundflowerbed application that comes with Soundflower, then click its icon in the top right (of a flower) and choose "Built-in Output" from the list ...


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For those people who are mac noobs like me, to create and run the above script: 1. Open TextEdit, 2. Put the editor into Plain Text mode - Format > Make Plain Text. (If you skip this step, it will not let you save it as a script.) 3. Paste the above script into the TextEdit window 4. Save the file as a script - File > Save As in TextEdit. Enter your filename ...


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Although the bmike's answer will probably work, I suggest to try something more leightweight first. This article describes the procedure: Boot your Mac's Recovery Partition by pressing cmd+r at startup Go to Utilities > Terminal Enter resetpassword In the GUI select the disk and user and enter a new password. Press Save. (Reset of home directory should not ...


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Forgive me if I've missed something, but iTunes organizes video files and meets all of your stated requirements as of the time of this posting. You can add images to the file's metadata, set the season, and set the episode by right-clicking on the file, selecting 'get info', and entering the data in the appropriate spaces. iTunes will display files' ...


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iTunes has entire sections dedicated to Movies and TV Shows, alongside Music, that allows you to do everything that you asked for. Files can be imported in your iTunes Music library, or a separate library, and can be organised into series/seasons and episodes, with cover photos.


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Photos has migrated the iPhoto library to the Photos library. Photos no longer reads from or writes to the iPhoto library. You only need to back up the Photos library. Providing you have no referenced masters in the iPhoto library, it's fine to delete. Keep a backup of it for a while in case anything doesn't work. You can copy all your referenced masters ...


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You do not need a cd or dvd. That shop could have done you a solid and shown you single user mode. Power off the Mac. Hold command S and follow the article below up to the two commands: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT2600 fsck -fy / mount -uw / Then do these two commands exactly as written - spaces and punctuation count: rm /var/db/.AppleSetupDone ...


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For Yosemite and newer, you can use sudo dscl . create /Users/UserName IsHidden 1 Source: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT203998


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I experienced the exact same bug! I found out, that i was logged out of Creative Cloud. When I logged back in, the Services-menu appeared again in Finder. This is a very weird bug..


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Camino is dead. Camino Browser Since it is dead, there will be nobody developing anything for it - it simply doesn't make sense. I do have to ask...why are you not using at least OS X 10.8? What Intel MBP are you using that doesn't' support this version? The bottom line is that you will need to upgrade. Flash is a huge security hole in and of itself ...


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mtklr's (and Patrix') solution will work, but I find it's simpler to use a while read loop when dealing with a file list from find ... -print0: find /Users '!' -path '/Users/Shared*' -type f -print0 | while IFS= read -d '' -r file; do if file "$file" | grep -iq ": .*executable"; then chmod 700 "$file" else chmod ...


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I found a suggestion to add a piece of paper between the 2 batteries, and have this paper push slightly against the mouse cover. Worked for me. Many other suggestions found here: https://discussions.apple.com/thread/2217770?start=90&tstart=0 Also: https://discussions.apple.com/thread/6602914?start=15&tstart=0


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The "Shared" folder is - depending on your system - automatically created or created by the system after establishing a second user account on your Mac (in your case probably the test user). Its purpose is the sharing of files between several user accounts. Those files (and folders) may be personal data, Application Support files for all users or ...


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fwiw, find [options] -print0, when used in conjunction with (piped to) xargs -0 [options], handles filenames with spaces, without messing with for loops or IFS: find /Users ! -path '/Users/Shared*' -type f -print0 | xargs -0 -I {} \ bash -c 'if [[ "$(file -b --mime-type -- "{}")" = "application/x-mach-binary" ]]; then chmod 700 "{}" ...


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On my MacBook Pro I sometimes had similar difficulties. It always turned out that the cause were weak signals or interferences. Please try the following measures: Move your Mac closer to the WiFi Router / Airport. Alternatively place your router in a better spot (e.g. elevated). Change our Wifi from the 2.4 GHz to the 5 GHz band (If you provide more info ...


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I noticed the same issue, the problem it seems is when you 'edit' a file it get locked by the application and the google drive auto sync kicks in and creates a conflict file. I notice this mostly with Photoshop files, as the files can get pretty large and the sync doesn't happen quickly like a simple text file and it cause a lot of duplicates. my solution ...


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I had the same problem. You need to add the path to your bash script: #!/bin/sh PATH=/usr/local/bin:/usr/local/sbin:~/bin:/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin


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I have uploaded a bash script as a Gist to my Github account at print_osx_uptimes.sh which may help answer your question, even if not exactly what was asked (which was more complicated). The script will query the Apple System Log (ASL) facility for 'shutdown' messages. The 'Message' field’s values contain the system uptime as of the shutdown event, which I ...


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You could use a combination of tools to remove the old ToC, and attach a new one: use PDF SAM ("split and merge"; it's FOSS and cross-platform) to take off the old ToC; use PDF Outliner ($4.99 in Mac App store) to generate a new one. See other helpful tools in another Q&A.


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Preview does not support this. You need more advanced PDF editing software, like Adobe Acrobat Pro or PDF Outliner.


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Actually you will need to download Bootcamp from Apple as all the drivers are there. I've never tried to download it on a PC but it should be possible to open the BootCamp.app package on a PC (it's just a folder) and get to the drivers that way. But if you have Windows 8.1 bootable install media you should be able to boot your Mac from it, format and select ...


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Since choosing Apple Menu > Reboot effectively logs you out, you could probably do something like is suggested here: Run Script on Logout Without Use of Logout Hook. I would avoid attempting to edit or modify any system binaries, scripts, etc and stick to what is available in "userspace." Mostly because any system update could overwrite any changes you ...


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It's doable with a reboot proxy, i.e. you'd rename /sbin/reboot, e.g. sudo mv /sbin/reboot /sbin/reboot.ori, and then create a reboot symlink to the /sbin/reboot_proxy bash script that has the command(s) you what to execute before the reboot and then lastly it executes /sbin/reboot.ori. I actually have this setup on my Mac running OS X 10.8.5 and it works ...


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In addition to using SuperDuper or Carbon Copy Cloner to create a bootable image to an external or internal disk, you could also Disk Utility in OS X to either create an image or clone the mounted virtual hard drive to a disk. If creating an image with Disk Utility you'd need to use the Scan Image for Restore... command from the Image menu in Disk Utility ...


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It appears to be local storage, used by websites to store temporary files. This article explains how you can use Chrome itself to inspect the contents in more detail. Seems like it should be safe enough to delete (the article also describes a Chrome extension that can safely do that), but as always, make sure you have a backup just in case.


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Use SuperDuper or Carbon Copy Cloner to create a bootable image to an external or internal disk. SuperDuper can also be used for free.


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In your example, the command would be as shown below. ./install.sh --alldrivers --ownhfs /dev/disk0s5. I assume disk0s5 has been formatted "Mac OS Extended (Journaled)". I don't think I would use a 17.1 GB partition. The rEFInd partition on my Mac is 134 MB in size. If you need to write to disk0s5 while booted to Ubuntu, you may have to disable ...


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Without knowing the distance between the Macs, you would connect them as follows: Thunderbolt networking Ethernet direct connect Ethernet to a gigabit switch Ethernet to an ethernet switch Ethernet to a router Wireless to a router Using the slow internet you mention


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You can work .svg files with the os x version of inkscape which works pretty cool on mac. I've been working with gimp and inkscape instead of adobe photoshop and adobe illustrator for a while and I feel pretty comfortable. Or you can use inkscape just to convert the file... https://inkscape.org/en/


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This worked for me in running Fidelity ATP with Firefox, not Safari: Find the Microsoft Silverlight alias in Applications, double click to open Microsoft Silverlight Preferences. In the Application Storage tab, Delete All (lower right) Enable Application Storage should be checked. Quit Silverlight, restart Firefox.


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I would comment, but I don't have enough coinage. We need to figure out what is wrong: The packages do not exist in a known path that you have. We know this. So what is causing it? Either it's not being installed, or it is being installed and the binary is not in PATH. First, make sure it is being installed properly by pip. Do a pip install and let us ...


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I believe the files in ~/Library/Preferences/ByHost are computer-specific. For instance, iTunes stores the volume of each computer there. Hope this helps!


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I was able to get my menu extras back without logging out by running killall SystemUIServer in the Terminal.app. I found the answer from zane's Recover missing menubar icons - revisited System post. The post is from 2006, but the trick still works on Yosemite.


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I suspect writing an equivalent to codesign on a non-Apple platform will be tricky; but you might be lucky as parts may be open source. Consider having a Mac provide a code signing service solely for your web server. Then you can use Apple's codesign but avoid using the Mac as the public server. Apple provide two useful documents about code signing: ...


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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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You can get the dmg file from here: https://support.apple.com/downloads/ While downloading the dmg please check the system requirement. Because you will need a combo dmg file if you are upgrading from say 10.10.2 to 10.10.5 On detail page of the dmg there is a System Requirements button at the bottom, please check the system requirement from there.


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Not exactly an answer to your question, but I wrote a program that removes all LaTeX auxiliary files from a directory IF they are more recent than the .tex file having the same name. The programming language is C++. If you have a C++ compiler I may provide a link to the code (that was an example given in a C/C++ class for students).


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Download the OS X 10.10.5 combo update. Combo updates contain all previous updates.



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