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Mar
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comment Logging onto Mac with RFID Cards
@ThomasTempelmann Strange, I can still see it; while it is now "archived" (article not getting updates in the future) it should still be available. Could you check again accessing the site, maybe with a different localization (e.g. support.apple.com/kb/PH13936?locale=de_DE )
Jan
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reviewed Approve Installing 20+ operating systems on Mac without any virtualization
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Dec
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comment Use caffeinate to prevent sleep on lid close on battery
I fear there is no native alternative, as a MacBook is supposed to go to sleep when you close it. :-/
Dec
13
comment “terminal-notifier.app is not open anymore”
This does not work for me, too, and I'm not even getting an error message. But: using the switch -activate com.apple.Terminal works fine.
Dec
7
comment Tunneling ssh via ssh with foxyproxy
Does this answer help: unix.stackexchange.com/a/215262 ?
Dec
6
comment Found a lost locked iPhone 6
Depending on the configuration of the iPhone you could try to ask Siri questions like "where do I live" or try to tap on emergency on the unlock screen and check whether they configured the emergency pass with "in case of emergency" numbers.
Nov
22
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Nov
20
reviewed Reject I can't set two separate alerts on Apple Calendar
Nov
20
asked Dashboard weather widget displaying wrong weekday, wrong forecast
Nov
17
comment Finder Connect to Server Opens into VLC
I'm sorry, but sftp is definetly not supported in the Finder. If you want to use it, you'll definitely need third-party-solutions as described in the linked answer.
Nov
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reviewed Approve How can I turn off “Swipe between pages”?
Nov
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comment Disabling the trackpad from the command line
I really don't think there's a way you can do this.
Nov
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answered How to “Secure Empty Trash…” (wipe free space) on OS X El Capitan?
Oct
30
comment How to configure a MacBook so that it keeps a static IP-address when disconnected?
If reconfiguring the IP address to a FQDN is not possible, you'd best be using pfctl to redirect traffic coming from localhost to your static IP back to localhost (it would possibly be best also specifying which port).
Oct
30
comment How to configure a MacBook so that it keeps a static IP-address when disconnected?
Can you change the network settings of the client/server at all? If, for example, you could change it to use a full domain name instead of an IP, you could put an entry in /etc/hosts that redirects all traffic to your.domain.name to 127.0.0.1
Oct
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reviewed Approve Can't start Mac in Recovery Mode
Oct
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reviewed Reject What is the meaning of the “§” symbol (on the upper left corner of the mac keyboard)?