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iOS 9: How to disable Location Services for specific apps?

It used to be obvious how to enable or disable Location Services on an individual app basis, but today when trying to do this on an iPad running iOS 9 I didn't see any way to do this. Has the feature ...
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Can't update a certain application on iOS 9.3.2

It isn't only on iOS 9.3.2, it's been happening since the later iOS 8 versions. But for some reason, I haven't been able to update a certain app on my iPod 6th generation for a while now. The app ...
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No emergency alerts on iPhone

I have "Emergency Alerts" enabled on my iPhone, but I do not receive alerts on it. Emergency alerts are enabled, but Amber alerts are off. I know that some alerts have gone out today because I have an ...
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Mac mini wont shutdown

I can't shutdown my Late 2012 Mac mini, running El Capitan, in the normal way, by selecting the Shut Down... on the Apple menu. Every time I try, Finder vanishes and the shutdown progress freezes. I'm ...
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Game Center issue w/ Clash of Clans

I have two accounts (in Clash of Clans) that seem to be connected to the same Game Center. I'm trying to connect my main account to a new device, but it keeps saying that I'm in the wrong Game Center. ...
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Sharing Keyboard shortcuts

I want to share my keyboard shortcuts for Keynote with my team at work. Is that scriptable? If so how would I go about it? I know there is Applescript available in OS X, but haven't found any good ...
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WX in Notification Center calls up Weather Channel in browser

I'm new to El Capitan, after using Snow Leopard for years. Notification Center is nice, but clicking on a city in the weather list kicks me over to my browser and opens up a tab for that city at the ...
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2 iPad users under one person

We recently ran into a problem. My husband is the main person on the account and I'm the secondary. He tried to change his Facebook sign in and my name pops up on his iPad and asks for a password. He ...
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Transferring songs from iTunes to iPhone

I am new to iOS platform. Recently, I have transferred around 150 songs from my mac to my iPhone, manually without syncing. But, what I see now all songs are added to recently added folder. Is there a ...
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4k vs 5k Monitor as “Retina” on older MacPro

I am currently running my MacPro (late 2010) with a 30" (2840 pix wide) and often an old iMac 27 as a secondary display. I'd really like to upgrade to something more crisp - the difference on my MBP ...
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Jailbroken iPhone erased via iCloud + “error 3194” problem

I have an iPhone 4S and it was running iOS 7.0.4. I decided I want to upgrade it to iOS 9.1 so it would feel refreshed and I'd still have a possibility to jailbreak. I got the IPSW of 9.1 and the ...
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Removing built-in git from El Capitan

I installed latest version of git into /usr/local/bin and change $PATH so that new version is picked up when using shell. Can I remove old version that is in /usr/bin directory ? I am afraid to do it ...
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Number of cpus and cores in macbook pro?

On Macbook Pro, I clicked "about this mac", and it shows that Number of Processors: 1 Total Number of Cores: 2 I thought I have more cores and cpus, because when I created a virtual ...
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Trying to dual boot Kali Linux and El Capitan, but Kali Linux won't get to GUI after install

I installed Kali Linux on my rMBP, and everything seemed to go fine. However, on the boot after installation, it starts booting and then gets to a black terminal-like screen that in the top left ...
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Unarchiver (zip, rar) that mounts archives like DMG file?

Are there any free Mac OS X (app store or third party web site) that can mount archive files like a DMG file where I can browse inside the archive (like a DMG)? I installed "The Unarchiver" but not ...
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MacBook pro Retina - Are mixed display modes possible?

I'm using an HTML5 VDI to connect to a remote desktop from within a browser. With the standard retina display mode, that gives a rather small screen area for the remote desktop which is a unix ...
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How do I restore favorites to the left hand side in the save dialogue? [duplicate]

This is what every save dialogue looks like for me since a few days ago: What happened to "favorites", how can I get it back?
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How can I rescale cpu frequency in El Capitan on Macbook Pro

I am running Ubuntu in Virtualbox on a Macbook Pro laptop, which has some overheating problem. How can I rescale the cpu frequency in El Capitan on Macbook Pro to a lower level, so as to reduce the ...
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Change spelling with shortcut

I am using some custom installed dictionaries for the spell checker in Mac, and the automatic detection doesn't work well. The best solution is to manually change them. However, going to Settings > ...
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1answer
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I accidentally touched my rMBP screen with sweaty hands

So I accidentally touched my rMBP screen , I have to admit that my hands were a bit sweaty when I touched it, I immediately took a microfiber cloth and cleaned the screen, did I caused any damage to ...
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How can I find/use a proxy icon in OS X 10.11?

In OS X for the past 10 years, when I'm looking at a file and I want to see it in the Finder (for example, so I can see what files are in the folder with it), I command-click the "proxy icon" in the ...
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Sync iphone5s with Yosemite so I can accept phone calls on my Mac Pro [on hold]

I use to be able to receive iphone calls on my Mac Pro, but I can not anymore. What must I do?
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Playlists getting duplicated

When I sync my iPad to my MacBook, a lot of my playlists are getting duplicated over and over again. Here is an example: It happens to regular and smart-playlists. I am on iTunes 12.4.1.6. How ...
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Yosemite Laptop downloads 40mb every time it starts up and connects to the internet

I installed Bandwidth+ to monitor internet data usage. Every time my laptop starts up and connects to the internet it seems that it automatically downloads 40mb. (If I turn the connection off and ...
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Mysterious box floats on second display and won't go away?

I don't know where this comes from. I can't click it, it is only present on the second display; when I mirror displays it goes away. Does anyone have an idea what this could be? I realise a reboot/...
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External hard drive does not eject

Since I encrypted my external hard drive it does not stop running after I press eject. It disappears from the sidebar in Finder but it does not stop running. I have removed it and connected it again ...
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How do I put a password to stop the download of an app

I have an iPad for my children and I want to stop them downloading the YouTube app. Can I put a password on their iPad to stop them downloading it.
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macbook mid 2010 13" won't recognise ssd crucial mx200 HD 500gb placed in the optical drive

I have a macbook pro 13" mid 2009 2,26GHz with HDD 160gb. I recently replaced my optical drive with a crucial SSD 240GB and it works really good and it was quite an easy process. Now i am trying to do ...
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Ultrafan - menu bar temperature stays black in dark mode

The "Ultrafan" fan control app displays the CPU temperature in the menubar (in text, not an icon). When the menu is switched to dark mode, this text becomes unreadable, since it remains black on a ...
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AppleScript : Safari : Open link in a new tab (Command+Click)

I need applescript to open a link listed on a page in a new tab here is the page HTML <form name="k_1_1_1_1_7_0_7_7_1" method="post" action="/WebObjects/WEBTOOLS.oa/o/GdghsdhHSRHdsh/10.56.14.55"&...
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Mac Pro acts as if no memory installed when upgraded (but only when new & old combined)

I bought a memory upgrade for the mac pro from crucial, http://uk.crucial.com/gbr/en/mac-pro-%28late-2013%29/CT5019227 I installed it, by itself, it works fine, system boots and everything is perfect....
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OS X: Can I track what files are being accessed on a disk?

I have several external hard drives. They're consumer drives which "go to sleep" (spin down) automatically when unused; I can't (and don't want to) run them 24x7. I use them strictly for backup and ...
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Help with Kernel Panic

since I bought my macbook pro, it kernel panics now and then (one every 1-2 weeks), mostly when it is doing nothing (monitor is going off). I have no idea why this happens. Can someone help me ...
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My facebook notifications are empty [duplicate]

Has anyone experienced seeing an empty notification like this on their macbook? Any help in fixing this would be very much appreciated. Thanks in advance! :)
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13-inch Macbook Pro 2015 Battery Draining on standby/sleep

I've been using my Macbook Pro(13-inch Retina, early 2015) for past 10 months. Initially, it's battery did not used to drain at all during sleep/standby mode, but recently it has started to drain (by ...
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MacOS Language and Country Settings

I switched to Mac recently. So I have this question: I am in Germany, however, neither I speak nor read any German. Is it possible to set the Mac language to English and the country to Germany so ...
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How to merge cells in pages

I followed the instructions to merge cells as mentioned on the apple page : select 2 cells > press format > but there are no such a button writing "merge cells"?! Is there a problem with my pages? ...
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App Store won't install apps I'm trying to re-download, I see the iCloud icon instead of INSTALL icon

Once I've deleted an app from my iPad, I only see the iCloud icon with a down arrow rather than the "Install" button. When I click on the iCloud icon, nothing happens. I've looked at App Store ...
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How to distinguish a closing event is triggered by “x” on the left of a tabbed window or “x” on the left top to close all [on hold]

With the latest macOS, the tab feature introduced, my app needs to support this. Here is the thing, I don't know how to distinguish the closing event like the title I said. What I expect is when I ...
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Loose home button on iPad/iPhone

Recently the home button on my 12.9 inches iPad Pro and my 4.7 inch iPhone 6s became loose. Pressing the button feels like you double clicked it, and it also shake around when you put your finger on ...
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cocoa mergeAllWindows greyed out [on hold]

The latest macOS 10.12 involved a new feature "almost tabs in every app", now I run my app in 10.12, when I open several window, and minimise a window, then under "window" menu, "mergeAllWindows" will ...
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How to record from Sony audio recorder to Macbook Pro via headphone jack?

I have a Sony IC Recorder (ICD-BX132) that I am trying to transfer audio files from onto my Macbook Pro 13" Mid-2012 OS X v. 10.11.5. The stupid audio recorder doesn't have a USB port on it though, ...
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No longer able to start Time Machine on NAS

Well, Time Machine used to work just fine to our Synology NAS. Today I got the message that Time Machine needed to restart, so I let it. It has not been able to successfully start, much less complete, ...
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Prevent iOS podcast syncing of position and played status

We are two people with two iPhones that share one Apple ID. We individually listen to some of the same podcasts on each iPhone. The "played" status and current position of the podcast episodes appear ...
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OS X El Capitan partial download issue? (125kb file)

I am having trouble downloading El Capitan. I go to the app store and click download button for El Capitan. Pinwheel spins for 5-10 sec then "download" button turns to "downloading" (this doesnt go ...
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my OS X El Capitan Version 10.11.5 (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, Late 2015) Refuses to update to a new version [on hold]

My OS X El Capitan, Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, Late 2015) Refuses to update to a new version
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How can I get repeat 1 and still skip to next song when clicking next

In previous IOS (7), I could have a playlist, shuffle to play the first song, then hit repeat one track and listen to the same music as long as I wanted. When I want another song, I could just hit ...
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How to open a file with automator and then open another file when the first file is closed?

I have a series of spreadsheets that I work with daily. Is there a way to use Automator to open the first spreadsheet and when I close it because I'm done with it open the next spreadsheet? Thank you....
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where does it save downloaded mp3 file from telegram web service

I have received in my telegram mp3 file. Now i have gone to telegram web service and downloaded mp3 file , now i do not know where does my iphone save this file? Where i have to find that?
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Clean wipe iMac running 10.4.11 OS X?

We recently bought a used iMac, (iMac7,1 running Mac OS X 10.4.11 Build 8S2167), from a garage sale. When I plugged it in I saw that the previous owner didn't factory reset it. He left his admin ...

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