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Compile script bundle into app from CLI

I have an AppleScript (JXA) bundle with several resources inside that talk to each other. I can open it and export to an app from the GUI, but I’m looking for a way to do so from the command line. I’...
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Does the H1 chip (in Airpods 2 and PBP) support streaming from one device to two sets of earphones?

I remember reading somewhere that the new H1 chip supports streaming to two sets of earphones simultaneously. But now I can't find that anywhere. Was this memory something I made up?
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High price for apple products! [on hold]

Why apple products have a high price, is the price worth. For what purposes they use the extra money?
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Mac OS Sierra Feedback app came out of nowhere

So I was just using my mac normally until I looked at the dock and saw a feedback app (which I didn't open). I thought it was from google due to the material icon design but I cannot find a source ...
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Vertical/Horizontal offset of external display via command line

I have an old external monitor, and the vertical/horizontal offset is wrong. Fullscreen cuts off the edges of windows. It's HDMI, so it can't be adjusted through the monitor. I remember a few ...
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Import Iphone reminders into computer?

So I have a ton of notes I've written over the last half year on the reminders app (over 2000 lol) that I want to transfer as text to my computer (and then find a real note taking app). Is there a way ...
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If the Dock fails to relaunch after killing it, is there any way to force it to relaunch?

Every now and then I encounter an issue or bug in macOS that requires me to kill the Dock process. (For example, oftentimes some of my keyboard shortcuts for switching spaces stop working and the only ...
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How does the Eurovision app know where I am from?

I’m originally from Germany but I’ve been living in the UK for a few years. Yesterday I downloaded the Eurovision app and to my surprise the app greyed out the Germany option for the vote. I am not ...
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Adding a third monitor to my iMac 2009

I have a iMac 2009 later with High Sierra OS, I am using my mini display port already to 2 other tvs. I need to connect a 3rd tv but to display a different display. Only other ports I have available ...
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Download app bundles from App Store to run on iOS Emulator on Mac

I want to run an iOS app (eWeLink) using the Appetize service, which I believe is an emulator. My goal is to be able to control my light switches from my Mac using the eWeLink app. In order to do that,...
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How to print .docx attachments from Gmail iPad app?

When I open a .docx formatted attachment with the Gmail iPad app, there's no option to print. I've installed the MS-Office for iPad app, but so far as I can see, there's no way to change default ...
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Why isn't a binary not being found in my PATH?

I've got a Python project which uses a virtual environment. In my project folder, there is a bin/ folder which contains all the executables needed by the project. To use these, you run source bin/...
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Location help not giving the option to turn on [on hold]

My location button is not giving me the option to turn it on I have went to general in setting also to privacy under settings I've even went to the apps that require and requer it them selves and ...
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Just fixed my lcd screen and finds out that my iphone is on recovery mode and combo buttons do nothing also itunes/pc [on hold]

My iphone 5S only pop up recovery mode when plugged in charger.Meanwhile, Wake/Home buttons doesn't respond and Pc/Itunes doesn't recognize my iphone.I already leave it while charging and it keep ...
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Howcan i save my variable in x code? [on hold]

can you please help me ? I have a variable (var Anfang = 0) this variable changes during the game. But if you close the app and open it again, the variable is 0. So the game is deleted. How can I save ...
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I cannot get out of recovery mode (OS X Utilities) by resetting or reinstalling the OS

I bought a used iMac and when I turn it on I am shown the OS X Utilities screen. I would like to install the operating system but I cannot do so. I have tried everything suggested on other questions ...
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Safari Password preference pane and Login keychain requiring different passwords to unlock

I'm running Safari 12.1.1 on macOS Mojave 10.14.5. Unlocking Password preference pane in Safari and login keychain require different password. When I access Safari → Preferences → Passwords, I have ...
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Google Chrome for macOS: How to bypass “This type of file may harm your computer” and save file automatically

Every time I download a .DMG file using Google Chrome, I have to open the Downloads tab and manually keep it which is super annoying. It shows This type of file may harm your computer message. Is ...
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Error archiving from Xcode project

I am unable to archive from an Xcode project. The build is failing with the following error: How do I resolve it?
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AppleScript : separating number from text in variable

I have a script which calculate the timeframe between date and return the result in days or month or years. For exemple, given myResult = "6 Days" How can I separate the number from the text ? I ...
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Mail freezes after accountsd message

Getting the pop-up "accountsd wants to use your confidential information stored in "Skype for Desktop MSA" in your keychain". No matter what option I pick after entering the password, pop-up just keep ...
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if external disk found by terminal applescript

Hey so MacBooks have this nasty habit of not mounting external disks when plugged in before... reference link the solution is quite simple with terminal eject the disk and the manually unplug replug ...
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Itunes sees, but won't load other user's shared library

I'm stumped. My computer, Lothlorien, shares my iTunes library to the local network. My wife's computer, Gutenberg, can 'see' my library in the drop down ribbon top left (Music...) but if she ...
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Vertical lines on the left side of iPhone 4s after it fell down. Can it be fixed without replacing its screen?

I accidentally dropped my iPhone 4s and vertical lines have appeared on the left side. Although, the screen did not break. The screen works well, but I can't see the other side of the screen. Can it ...
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How to detect if someone running mining extension through my browser?

In another question about Chrome Helper not using as much CPU user Pavel Vlasov mentioned Invoke ⋮ Chrome Menu → More Tools → Task Manager to see what exactly consumes CPU. Because the helper is a ...
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iOS 6 vs iOS 12, why is iOS 6 smoother than iOS 12? [on hold]

All the people I've met so far say iOS 6 animation is smoother than iOS 12, why is that? Are there experts who know?
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Why doesn’t screen capture videos doesn’t show up in Video app or any other video players in iPad?

I’m using the built in screen capture to capture videos. They only seem to show up in the “Photos” app under “Videos” section. I really don’t like the Video player (with frames and stuff at the bottom)...
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iTerm2: Non standard characters are differently sized than other characters

Recently I changed iTerm2's default setting so that the default font size is larger when I open it up. However this increased font size only seems to apply to the standard characters. The non standard ...
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Unable to see latest text and receive any phone calls on MacBook

When I first logged into my MacBook, I was able to receive phone calls as well as text messages on the system. But now I cannot receive any, on top of that MacBook doesn't even show up my iPhone in ...
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Why is Photos not suggesting new People faces in the People Album?

When I first began using the People feature in iOS and Mac Photos, the app automatically listed a bunch of people. I added names for all the people I knew. I thought this was a near-complete list of ...
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macOS: Switch to last active window

When task switching from Google Chrome to another window and then back to Chrome I am taken to a different Chrome window rather than the window I was originally on. E.g. scenario: I have 3 desktop. ...
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Crackling/Popping Right Speaker on Mid 2015 15" Macbook Pro

I've only began experiencing this issue this morning, I first noticed it at around 4 AM. Its 1 PM now. What I've done so far: Reset PRAM & SMC Switched Left & Right Speakers. The right ...
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Generic installer plugin to check for loaded kext?

macOS requires user permission to load external kernel extensions. The warning it shows when trying to do so, however, is easily dismissable and ignored by users. FUSE for macOS has a good solution. ...
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MacBook Pro 2012 Bootcamp problem

I was trying to install windows 10 on my MacBook Pro 2012, I was following apple tutorial (https://support.apple.com/pt-pt/guide/bootcamp-assistant/bcmp09f5f773/mac)(or in English). I chose 100GB to ...
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Watching personal 4K videos on Apple TV 4K

It seems I'm not able to watch 4k/60 FPS personal videos on an Apple TV 4K. I put them in photos and while I'm sure they're 4K, I only get to stream HD from my Apple TV 4K. I have a gigabit ...
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Podcasts won't play automatically

In iTunes, I download podcasts and put them into a podcast playlist. This list consists of episodes of many different podcasts. I load my podcast playlist onto my iPhone. How can I get my iPhone to ...
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Macintosh HD partition missing from startup options [duplicate]

I tried to shrink my Windows Bootcamp partition using third-party software which led to my Macintosh HD partition missing from startup options. Unfortunately I don't have a recent backup for the whole ...
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factory settings MacBook Pro 13 inch 2011 - grey screen stop sign

Because I am selling my old MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2011) and, for this reason, restore it to the factory settings. I have followed the steps for this. First the discs were erased which only partially ...
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StartInterval of 3 seconds in a launchd plist no working as intended

I want to run a script every 3 seconds to grab a webcam image (updated every second) with curl. I created a plist for launchd as: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DOCTYPE plist ...
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How to restore MacBook Pro to factory settings? Prohibited sign on boot

Because I am selling my old MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2011) and, for this reason, restore it to the factory settings. I have followed the steps for this. First the discs were erased which only partially ...
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How to use Screen Sharing if I don't know the remote Mac's IP address

I have the credentials for the Mac, but there is nobody in the room with the machine to check the public IP address. If I know the public IP, I can connect to the mac. Unfortunately the ISP provides ...
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Apple Music upload/download quality

If high-quality music files are integrated into the iTunes Media/Music/ folder, and the user uploads content to iCloud by subscribing to iTunes Music, and those files are then downloaded to other ...
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How to get my old disk back that contains personal data?

I was not able to power on my MacBook Pro 2015. It was getting stuck on the Apple Logo. I took it to the Apple Service Centre, they diagnosed it and replaced the SSD. The kept my old disk with them ...
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I can't seem to see my Seagate Thunderbolt drive, but System Report says it's there

This drive was visible on my system for a while, but eventually just disappeared. It wasn't cheap, so I don't want to give up on it.
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After Security Update 2019-003, OpenLDAP is corrupted. How can I recover?

I installed the Security Update 2019-003 this morning. The update went awry, and produced on (postgres) induced panic on the host, a second attempt succeeded. After the update, slapd will not launch ...
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MacBook thinks it's overheating when it isn't?

I have a MacBook (oldish late 2012 retina 13") that seems to exhibit classic overheating symptoms, except that it isn't hot. Under load it tends to shut down after a while, can be turned back on ...
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Make Mac to treat my iPhone like a regular wifi router. I want it to constantly stay connected to my iPhone (XS) [duplicate]

There is a difference how the Mac sees Hotspots and regular Wifi routers, it disconnects from HotSPOT as soon as it goes to sleep and needs to be reconnected after waking up. I have the same iCloud on ...
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How to do IP masquerading on MacOS (10.14+)?

I am looking for the equivalent Macos command to the linux: sudo iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -o en0 -j MASQUERADE I notice there are some very very old solutions using the ancient ipfw firewall, ...
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Apple EarPods buzzing except when I'm touching the area around the MacBook Trackpad

I've been using the Apple EarPods with my MacBook Air for a while now. Since recently, they have been producing a very faint buzzing in the left earbud when I'm not touching the computer. However, ...
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iPhone: Show clean Camera feed without any on-screen controls

Is there a way to show a clean feed of the Camera on iPhone screen? For example, if I go to the Camera app, I can see the record button, as well as the other controls and options. I want to see ...

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