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Force iCloud Music Library sync

I am using Apple Music and iCloud Music Library to get my music from PC to my iPhone 6S Plus (iOS 9.2.1). I had 40 playlists in 4 folders. After cleaning up I have 3 folders with 30 lists. iTunes ...
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Macbook pro 13 retina OS X 10.11.2 websploit framework in terminal

I wanted to ask how to install websploit in the mac's terminal. I had installed the file from sourceforge.net
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How do I reload an OS X “bash” user-environment

I think that I want to ask How do I reload an OS X bash user-environment But damnit Jim ; I'm a software engineer not a sysadmin The Goal I want Jenkins started as a Daemon on El Capitan I want ...
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Applescript change folder and terminal commands

I have tried the following but cannot seem to get this to work: do script "cd ~/desktop/test; for x in ls -1 | sed -e 's/^\(.\).*/\1/' | sort -u; do mv -i ${x}?* $x done" I'm wanting to perform ...
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Memory/CPU usage comparison between two MacBook Pros

I recently switched from a 2014 mid MacBook Pro Retina with 2.7 GHz and 8 GB of RAM to a 3.1 GHz and 16 GB of RAM. I noticed something very strange which is that 1) when I am dong very basic tasks ...
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Apple Script to Export from application

I'm new to AppleScript and wanted to export my citations using AppleScript. I found the following but am not sure the structure to change the following to my path folders, can you please provide an ...
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USB wireless keyboard works from one USB port, but not the other

I have a wireless USB keyboard/mouse combo (Microsoft Wireless Keyboard 1000) which is working perfectly on a MacBook Pro 15" running El Capitan. On another 2013 MacBook Air running Yosemite, the ...
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Gmail account set up in Mac

I'm trying to set up my gmail account in Mac mail, but unsuccessful. I can get mails, but when sending a message it says that my outgoing server is wrong. What can I do? Thanks
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How to change the input menu input method order

I use 3 input methods. The order of input methods on here is what I want, in this order: English, Chinese(Wubi), Japanese(Hiragana) but when comes to the input menu of status bar: I want to ...
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Delete button for partition not clickable in Disk Utility

I had another partition on my MacBook where I had Windows installed (the partition is called BOOTCAMP). I am not using Windows at all any more, so I would like to delete the partition on my hard disk ...
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Selectively send diagnostics crash log to Apple from iOS device

Is there a way to send only one log? Ever since iOS 8, Safari is unusable. It keeps crashing.
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Route the Audio Output to Input (not creating loop)

Can we have whatever music we are playing whether from spotify, logic, itunes, instead of coming out of the main output, be a part of what goes in to the input on e.g. logic or skype. This would ...
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New MacBook with possible old text messages showing up in messenger

I feel silly asking this but I need to know the answer for my own piece of mind. So here it goes... I just bought my girlfriend a brand new MacBook Air and set it up for her. Her iCloud and ...
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Connect midi keyboard and use with GarageBande on iPad

I want to use iPad for music practice. Tools: iPad Mini Retina GarageBand Fatar VMK-188 Korg NanoKey When I connect keyboard to iPad it turns on, but when I'm press any key I didn't hear the ...
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How to distort AVCaptureVideoPreviewLayer using CIBumpDistortion effect in Swift 2 [on hold]

I've created an app for detecting the face and animate the eyes position with CIBumpDistortion effect. But, I can add this effect to an image. But, not on the AVCaptureVideoPreviewLayer. How to add ...
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Different Apple ID contacts appear on my device

I got a new iPhone for Christmas and made my own Apple ID/iCloud so I could use it between my devices (I also have a Mac & an iPad) without sharing with my family. Today I realized that many of my ...
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How do I connect my MacBook Air to an external hard drive that is connected to my PC?

I'm trying to share an external hard drive that is connected to my PC. On my PC, in Windows Explorer, I can see Network on the left hand side. If I expand Network, I will see my PC name. If I click ...
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Apple Music splash screen won't go away!

I can't get to my music on my iPad because whenever I launch the app I get a splash screen for Apple Music with no apparent buttons or links to get past it. Does anyone know how to get out of this? ...
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How to eliminate Internet lapses on my MacBook Air 13?

I have a MacBook Air 13 (mid 2012) running OS X El Capitan (10.11.3). I connect to the Internet using a Virgin Mobile Netgear Mingle hotspot. During Internet browsing sessions I will at times ...
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What could I benefit from replacing the AirPort Card in my '09 MacBook Pro?

I have a Mid-2009 MacBookPro, I would like to upgrade the AirPort Card so that I can access continuity and instant hotspot features, but other than that what will Bluetooth 4.0 allow me and will the ...
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Way too many disks in rEFInd?

I'm using rEFInd on my mac that is installed on its own partition. Everything works fine except when I boot into rEFInd (the "EFI Boot" option under the disk selection menu on startup) it shows my OS ...
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How do I migrate my photographs FROM Photos back to iPhoto?

I only recently figured out how to open iPhoto again (I hate Photos!) However, is there any way to migrate my newer photos uploaded to Photos (when I thought I had no other choice) to iPhoto? (When I ...
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How to install ssmtp on mac?

I want to install the ssmtp (http://archive09.linux.com/feature/132006) on my Mac (El Capitan). I have homebrew installed but ssmtp isn't one of the packages available. What are my options for ...
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Safari losing history

Every time I quit and start Safari, my history becomes empty. I start to have this problem in the past month on OS X 10.11.2 (15C50). Even if I disabled extensions, the problem continues.
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Mac Pro 4,1 CPU upgrade

I own a Mac Pro 4,1 (single socket) with a Nehalem Quad-Core CPU. I'd like to upgrade it with a six-core Westmere processor. Now, what I have to do prior to installation of the Westmere processor? ...
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Upgrade to El Capitan? [duplicate]

I'm on Yosemite at the moment I want to upgrade but I fear it will break my applications. I have a MacBook Pro (Late 2011) 15''. The last time I updated my Logic Pro 8 broke and I was forced to pay ...
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MacBook Pro running hot with multi Bash

My machine which is running El Capitan, does not take more than 5 min. and my machine gets hot 45℃ and up even with the fan on. the Activity Monitor shows more than one Bash but I don't have ...
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Trying to Find Photos on Harddrive from Photos App

Our hard drive died and we had to get a new one - I have my old hard drive in one of those NexStar things (bear with me as I am not that good at computers!). I am looking for my photos from the Photo ...
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Cut / clear selected region of pdf using Preview [duplicate]

As shown in the screenshot I have selected a rectangular region. I want to clear that section. None of the menu/toolbar items are apt for this task. Is there a workaround? Update It was suggested ...
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Western Digital - My Passport Pro 4TB Drive won't stay mounted in JBOD Mode

I have a WD My Passport Pro, currently having issues as I need to encrypt the drive in order to protect the data I am going to store on it. I am aware that this will not be possible with the drives ...
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Mac backup disc stopping to list/show backups

Since changing to El Capitan, my backup disk often stops showing the complete recent list of backups. Finder will list the last backup in the second folder (named as my computer is, just under the ...
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Unable to unmount disk

I have received an old MacBook from my Dad and he had wiped it clean, but I don't think he's done it correctly. I am having issues with unmounting and re-installing Lion OS X back on, which it came ...
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iOS - How to set iOS to ask for the passcode only on boot?

I need to make an iPhone 4 (iOS 7.1.2) ask for the password only after boot, so I can use it and close the screen when it's already on without the need of writing my passcode.
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How to change default file browser in OSX El Capitan?

I know Path Finder manages to declare tiself as the default file browser but how would I go about it if (say) I wanted to use Forklift or muCommander or ProCommander instead of Finder? There's another ...
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Formatting mac and encrypted memory

Currently I have a 128GB SD for data in my macbook, but is encrypted using utility. If I format my mac, the stored key will be gone. How can I do this safely? Is there any way to do this without ...
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iOS Whatsapp delete ALL media, keep chats

There must be a way to delete Whatsapp media (photos AND videos) but keep the chats. The only thing I found is backing up the chats to iCloud and then reinstalling whatsapp but that also backs up my ...
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Apple bootcamp windows 10 and apple magic mouse 1 not connecting

A week or so ago I installed windows 10 on my 2015 macbook pro retina with bootcamp. At the start my apple mouse (magic mouse 1) and my keyboard were already paired. Today my mouse wouldn't click for ...
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Connecting two iPads [on hold]

Is it possible for two people with iPad/iPhone to connect these devices over the internet/wifi for the purpose of playing a game together? They are in different states. Are there any apps or games ...
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Create installer disk 10.6.8 on external disk

I searched StackExchange, the internet & everywhere... and I'm now wondering if it is even possible: I have an external HDD with from 10.5 - 10.11 installers on different partitions. For the 10.5 ...
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Trying to burn a CD: “hdiutil: imageinfo failed - image not recognized”

Using the Application Burn, I saved some music-CD's as image-file to the desktop as .iso, along with the right .isoinfo. Now I want to burn those images to empty CD's, but I get the following error ...
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Copy a Dock plist to replace another user's Dock

I'm trying to copy a prepared Dock plist to another already existing user account. It seems simple enough: sudo cp ./default.com.apple.Dock.plist ...
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Hardening OSX 10.11

I'm following the instruction, on hardentheworld.org to harden my OS X 10.11. When I send the following command: sudo defaults write /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.mDNSResponder ...
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Different speeds on the same Airport Extreme

I have a 200 MBs Internet plan connected to my Airport Extreme. Using two different iPads I get 200 MBs in one and in the other 5 feet away 1.2 MBs. The same happened with two MacBooks. Do you know ...
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Where are the root CAs stored on OS X?

I need one of the root CA certificates, as a filename, to pass to a command-line program. I could download it from DigiCert (and convert it to the required format, .crt) manually, but I figure it's ...
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Database.db file in Macintosh HD

I see a Database.db file with size zero bytes on my Macintosh HD Is this a system file? i am not sure if this is something i can remove or the purpose of this file Regards
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How to sync iTunes to iPad

Now I have this iPad that's synced with my home iTunes. I need to add just one pdf onto it. So I installed iTunes here, but it won't sync iTunes to iPad. It wants to sync iPad to iTunes instead. Which ...
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Alternatives paid or unpaid to using Apple's Server app [on hold]

So I am setting up a Mac Mini Server (mid 2010) to do some light testing. As part of this, I'm considering purchasing the Apple Server Application. I've used it before and the GUI is pretty user ...
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How to make Airmail to open mailto: protocol link?

I have searched for this but I can't find anything in search results answering this query. When I click on mailto link given in a mail inside Airmail,it opens Mail.app window instead of opening it ...
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Internet Sharing, same LAN

I'd like to share internet from ethernet (10.0.100.2) to Wi-Fi. But when I do so and then I connect a device via Wi-Fi I get a whole different network: 192.168.2.0. Is there a way to use the same ...
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How to configure a proxy in a new network location using Terminal.app

I'm writing a bash script, which will create new network location and configure it. The question is - how to add proxy settings to specific network location using terminal or bash script? P.S. I'm ...

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