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My laptop got cleaned but now there is a different password, but I don't know it. How do I change it?

My laptop got cleaned (MacBook Pro OSX Yosemite, vesion 10.10) just before the summer (2015) and I came back after my holiday and picked it up. I opened my laptop and it logged in automatically, but I ...
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What carriers can utilize my unlocked AT&T iPhone 5?

What carriers can utilize my network unlocked AT&T iPhone 5? I just unlocked it by submitting the request to AT&T and restoring it. Thanks!
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Using a USB webcam with OpenCV on Mac OS

I recently migrated from Linux to Mac OSX Yosemite. The migration was smooth since both OSes are unix based however, I am not able to make my USB webcam work with OpenCV. I have a 2015 MBP. Can ...
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recover my calendar appointments

I was entering a new appointment on my Iphone6 and was interrupted by a phone call. After the call I went back to check my calendar and all of my existing appointments had disappeared. They first ...
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How do I whitelist a domain in iOS restrictions web filter?

Turning on iOS restrictions (Settings - General - Restrictions) and the web filter inside (probably "Websites - Restrict adult content" or something similar in English), I tried whitelisting ...
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What is the difference between shutdown command and doing shutdown from apple menu?

What is the difference between issuing command shutdown -h now in terminal and doing shutdown from apple menu? Using command it's instantly power down the system. But via menu it takes around 30-40 ...
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Device or computer could not be verified

Recently I bought Macbook Pro Retina Early 2015, and after approximately one month my wifi shows No Wifi/Wireless device found I rush to the iStore and submitted my macbook, they serviced it ...
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Can I Disable The Time Capsule's Wireless Radio on a Timer

I would like to disable my Time Capsule's wireless radio overnight. AirPort Utility contains some options for Timed Access (under the Network tab) but I have not been able to tell if this will ...
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Putting Stickers on Top MacBook Pro Lid - Recommendations

I've got a new MacBook from the company I work for. I have some nice stickers I want to put on the lid. However I am worried about removing them. Is there skin/layer apply before so I can remove them ...
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iTunes backup: not all apps backed up

I have backed up my iPhone 4s with iTunes. Problem: The .ipa file for Foxit Reader was not present in the backup, in C:\Users\<my user>\Music\iTunes\iTunes Media. There are probably other apps ...
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How to change all dates on file and preserve them during file move?

I would like to change all dates on a file [all four reported by stat command]. I cannot find a way to change the "inode last changed" date. I've tried: touch -t SetFile -d SetFile -m but this ...
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OS X Calendar won't sync to iPhone

If I put an event in Calendar, on my Mac, in does not sync to my iPhone. However it does sync if I put an event into the iPhone when it will then pick up the previous unsynced events.
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OS X spotlight UI bug

The spotlight search UI on my mac seems to have broken. It doesn't have a rounded corners. Nothing seems to solve it.
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iPad mini 2 stopped charging

My iPad has suddenly stopped charging. Or rather, it fails to show the "thunder" near the battery while charging. Also it charges much slower than before (usually it takes more than 15 minutes to ...
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1answer
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When shaking my MacBook I hear a strange sound, like a wobble

I recently bought a MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015). When I shake it vertically, some slow sounds come from it and it sounds like something wobbles in it. Is this normal?
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Safari cannot be forced to quit

I am trying to force to quit Safari but that doesn't work. What is happening? When looking at the Dock, the icon Safari is not accompany by a dot (meaning that the application is closed). However, ...
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Why do emojis look like this on my laptop?

No matter what browser I'm using, the emojis show up with flesh toned boxes beside them. How do I fix this?
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1answer
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Virus from adult websites?

I go to my safari and it says I have viruses from adult websites, I'm guilty of that yes. But it then shows its checking my android in one tab and another says my iPhone has a virus. Is this true? Or ...
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App store on iOS won't show the ratings and the rewievs

So I had an old Apple account I used before but my brother logged out of it and I could not remember the password and I made a new account. In the old account I could see reviews and ratings of games, ...
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1answer
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Cursor movement to beginning/end of line in iOS - possible?

Does iOS provide any kind of cursor movement commands. For example: You forward an email or a web page link and you're at the end of the Subject line in the mail app. You want to jump to the ...
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Can you save a work session and reopen it later?

Imagine you are working on a book, for which you need 5 precise internet tabs/pages to be open at the same time, Apple Pages, Dictionary, and, I don't know, a classical music CD in iTunes that ...
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An app in iPhone shows in the list of apps sharing documents (list below), but it does not show in the general list (list above)

I have an iPhone 4s, iOS 7.1.2, plugged to my Pc. iTunes 12.1.2 is running, and I am seeing the apps in my device. On the right of the main screen there are copies of the icons as shown in the ...
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Office 2016 beta on Mac

I have coworkers that are using many features that are in office 2013, 2016 for Windows, and I want to get office 2016 for Mac. I don't have office 365, I just want the local version. How can I get ...
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How can I emulate Atari games on my iMac

I am trying to play "Trailblazer", an old Atari game, on my 2011 iMac. I installed an emulator called "Stella". I have ROMs for this game in .bin, .stx, .tap, .cas, .atr, .cpgz, .st formats, but only ...
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Spotlight says it is indexing an external drive, but actually no search

Spotlight says it is indexing: % mdutil -s /Volumes/TOSHIBA\ EXT /Volumes/TOSHIBA EXT: Indexing enabled. There is a .Spotlight-V100 folder: . ├── Store-V2 │   └── ...
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How to back up ipad with broken, unresponsive screen? [duplicate]

So I dropped my ipad a few weeks ago and the screen cracked and now is unresponsive yet I keep getting notifications. A tiny part of the screen works and let's me put in the first letter of my ...
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Where exactly is the Google Chrome sync passphrase?

Where exactly is the Google Chrome sync passphrase? I need it to enable sync between various devices. I've looked through keychain and haven't seen anything that exactly matches.
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Can you pay off a overdraft on iTunes with a iTunes card?

I bought a iTunes card this evening to get rid of the overdraft but it didn't take it off So I was wondering if an iTunes card could get rid of the overdraft if so how?
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Double VPN in Yosemite gone?

I have upgraded my Macbook from Mavericks to Yosemite but after that double VPN is not working. I need to connect to local VPN first and from there to another VPN in order to connect to my company ...
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1answer
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OS X Traceroute Command: what is '*'

Using the traceroute command in OS X 10.9.x, multiple '*' characters are printed as output. Can anyone explain exactly what these are and what they mean? Command output example: traceroute to ...
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How to transfer data from one iCloud account into a new one?

Since approximately 2009, my mother, brother, and I have all shared the same Apple ID and therefore, iCloud. Each of us have our separate devices, computers, and different music, apps, contacts, and ...
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OS X Yosemite no Photos in media

I am using OS X Yosemite and my photos do not show in media, so I cannot select photos for PPT or Word, and they will not copy or slide from iPhoto (I can see all my photos are in iPhoto, I just can't ...
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1answer
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Ipad Mini Wont Turn on [on hold]

One night I plugged it in on my night stand and i remember waking up to check the time and it really hot and in the morning it wouldnt turn on. i tried all of the tricks to turn it on including ...
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1answer
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Can Numbers create stacked column charts with two columns for each category?

I'm trying to create a column chart in Numbers where each column is also stacked. For example, consider the following data. Here we have numbers for the total sample and numbers for how that total ...
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Can You “Turn Off” Order of Preference For Wi-Fi Networks [duplicate]

As far as my MacBook is concerned, I have 3 Wi-Fi Networks in my house, with different names (it is actually one network, with 2 repeaters). I move around the house and frequently use the 2 repeaters ...
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1answer
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iPhone 4s is giving me trouble, can someone help me troubleshoot?

I thought my Hotmail account that I use my for my Apple ID was deleted but it was not. In the mean time I created a new Apple ID using the wrong e-mail. I never verified the new e-mail but its popping ...
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Is it possible to upgrade 2.26 GHz processor to 2.4 GHz?

I recently bought a 2009 macbook that I thought would have a 2.4GHz processor (along with 4GB of RAM) but instead has a 2.26GHz processor with 2GB of RAM. (I expected it to be 2011.) I got it fairly ...
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Shell command to count pages in a PDF (other than pdftk)?

I have been using this to get a page count of PDFs in shell scripts in OS X: pdftk "$i" dump_data | grep NumberOfPages | awk '{print $2}' | tr -dc '[0-9]' (where $i is the PDF filename) However, ...
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1answer
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Yosemite Photos: How to select only photos

Photos Version 1.0.1 (215.65.0) I can't seem to see anywhere inside Photos to filter items by file type. No detail/list view like in Finder for me to sort and select. Search with, for example *.JPG ...
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Why do some files in Mac OS X say 'Date Modified' as '24 January 1984 08:00'?

When I am copying files on a Macintosh, I notice that the folder says that its Modified/Created timestamp is 24 January 1984 08:00. Why is this particular timestamp is used? Is it something to do with ...
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Mail app crashing in El Capitan Public Beta 4 [on hold]

I just updated to OS X El Capitan Public Beta 4 and there is a problem with the native Mail app, which occurs every time I try to open the app. I have no access to any option at all. The problem is ...
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Upgrade to Yosemite failed - MBR and GPT don't match?

Upgrading to Yosemite so I can install the newest version of xCode. Shortly after starting I get this error: I've tried going into Disk Utility and repairing permissions, but even though it says ...
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Why is my camera not working?

I don't know why my camera is not working, I am sure it is a software problem, it just shows a black page. All features are working but it doesn't show anything. It is not working on other apps, like ...
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Is it possible to VNC or other shared screens soft from PC to Mac via bluetooth

I have a PC and a Macbook. I mostly work on PC, but occasionally I need to switch to a mac on another desk. There is no Wifi around, or other network on PC, but I have bluetooth dongle that I can ...
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1answer
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Bash script with lock folder problems for large files

My script is: #!/bin/bash # Path to a lock folder LOCK_PATH="/Volumes/PROOFS_WATCH/copy.lock" trap 'rmdir "$LOCK_PATH"; exit' 1 6 15 if mkdir "$LOCK_PATH"; then echo "Lock file did not ...
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How to reindex HD so Spotlight works on Mavericks

Spotlight on my MacPro laptop running Mavericks has stopped working, i.e., it needs to reindex my HD. It will only search for my terms on the web, not the HD. I have tried a couple of suggestions, ...
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1answer
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Allowing cookies from a specific site in Safari

I'm a new Mac user and I have a financial site which says I must allow cookies...and I'm okay with that, I just don't know how to do that. I've looked in my settings and preferences but it appears I ...
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How do you get a Cisco VPN connection to remember its password?

The Problem I've got a Cisco IPSEC VPN connection in my network settings on a Yosemite machine. It works fine, aside from prompting for a password on every single connection. The saved password is ...
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Converting tethered jailbreak into untethered jailbreak?

Hello is it possible to convert a downgraded iphone 4 (tethered) into a untethered jailbreak with saving of shsh blobs? Or there any other ways to make it possible? ios on the iphone 4 is horrible.
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Can I use a Walmart iPhone 5c charger instead of the original one

I got a new charger at Walmart and it does not charge the phone. Is it because it is cheap?

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