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iTunes Sync Calendars does not show Outlook

I want to sync my iPhone calendars with Outlook via iTunes. Here are the instructions from Microsoft support Office, which require iTunes. Step four says: Under Calendars, click Sync calendars ...
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applications ghost

This is the situation, the applications of my macbook pro seem to be installed but, when starting them the screen flickers and does not open, that with all, even with terminal and disk utility, what ...
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Windows 10 use bootcamp

Have Widows 10 on my Dell Computer, would like to run it with Boot Camp what do i need to do to transfer windows 10 from Dell to iMac Thanks
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13'' 2011 MacBook Air: Stuck at blank gray screen, no boot option working

I have a 13" 2011 MacBook Air A1369 stuck on a grey screen. When I startup I can hear the chime and the computer proceed to go to a blank gray screen immediately. The screen has no Apple logo or ...
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Bootable USB stick trying to install on USB instead of hard drive

So I‘m trying to install Ubuntu for Dual Boot on my MacBook Pro. I‘m running macOS 10.14 with APFS, created a new partition formatted as FAT32. Created bootable USB stick with Etcher and so forth. So ...
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Enabling “Hardened Runtime” from outside of XCode

This question is prompted by the new Notarization requirements that Apple will enforce for Mac Apps distributed outside of the Mac App Store targeting Mojave (in the near future.) I maintain a suite ...
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Have DHCP for Wi-Fi and static IP for Ethernet?

I'm trying to connect to a device over Ethernet and set a static IP for the Ethernet to talk to the device. When I do this, I can talk to the device but it kills connection to the Wi-Fi and I can't ...
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Using mv to rename files on terminal ended up with lost files

I'm on macOS Mojave 10.14.4, on a APFS SSD. Last week some students delivered me some image files over an image processing assignment. I have an automated routine on Matlab to grade the assignments, ...
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Global keyboard shortcut doesn't work in Outlook

I set up a global keyboard shortcut (in System Preferences -> Keyboard -> Text) to replace //n with the rather lengthy domain name of my company. This works in most apps, but not in all. For example,...
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LG Ultrafine 5k — right half is a slightly different color from left

New refurbished model # 27MD5KA. I have attached a photo (apologies for the reflections). There is a line down the exact middle of the screen, directly below the webcam. On the right side of the ...
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iMac does not play any sound

Sounds on my iMac stopped playing, also it seems that I have a problem with iTunes and Voice Memos app, iTunes won't start and shows an error message with code 9405, and Voice Memos simply crashes! I ...
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Update style button not appearing in Pages

This issue occurs for me constantly in Mac Pages. When I want to update a style, such as changing line-spacing or fonts, the "Update" button will not appear next to the selected style in the format ...
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Internet sharing fails when iMac restarts

Our office iMac is set to restart every night and it has an admin account and a user account. This is a fresh install of 10.14.4 which we have just reinstalled. I logged into the admin account and ...
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Is there a way to monitor the signals an HID (Human Interface) device sends to the OS?

There is a way in the mac world to monitor all the signals an HID device (a remote) sends to the OS? The final aim is to handle those and remap them to keyboard shortcuts. More details: a Logitech ...
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Will restoring iPhone from backup lock my device again?

I had my iPhone X unlocked yesterday, and the guy told me not to restore the iPhone to keep it unlocked. I do need to transfer data from my iPhone 6s so I'm wondering if using "restore backup" will ...
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Problem setting modified date for iCloud directories

I wrote a shell script to change the modification date (using touch) of a set of directories to be the same as the date of the most recently modified file in the directory. (To make it easier to sort ...
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Not opening, missing files [duplicate]

I need to reset my MacBook Air when I started the downloading of iOS and restart it shows me that, Kindly resolve my issues if anyone knows please Mackbook air 2010
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Failing to install the package “Pygments” with brew

I'm try to use the minted package in latex to display code in latex document. I get an error message "you must have pygmentize installed" to use this package. So I tried to install the package ...
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Import keychain to clean macOS install?

I am contemplating my first truly clean install in perhaps 20 years. My current working Mac is a direct hand-me down since Tiger in 2005, which was already a migration from OS8 or 9, around 2001. ...
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How do I configure DNS now that OS X Server doesn't support it?

I was using OS X Server to run DNS for my local network. As many know, the Mojave version of Server dropped a lot of the services that were there, one of which was DNS. Unfortunately I didn't read ...
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Disabled always use position for Google Maps, but I still get “Google Maps is using your position”

So basically, here are my settings for Google Maps for iOS: As you can see position, is set to "only when used", and background update is "off". But still when I exit from Google Maps, I get the ...
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How to view Google Chrome Media Cache in macOS?

I am able to access the Google caches on macOS here: ~/Library/Caches/Google/Chrome/Profile 2/Media Cache But the files are as here: I want to see them in their original form. While I can do this ...
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How to configure resolv.conf options with scutil on MacOS?

I would like to configure the following: options rotate timeout:1 retries:1 What is the way to achieve that with scutil --dns. I can't find it anywhere in the documentation. $ for i in {1..100}; ...
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iOS Health compatible body scale – without obliged manufacturer account creation?

I'm looking for a smart body scale that connects via Bluetooth to my iOS device, but does not require to create accounts. Just a simple app that shows you the nitty gritty (BMI, fat, water, etc.) when ...
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iMovie will not recognise my 60fps video?

I've read many posts about this and I have pretty much tried everything and iMovie 10.1.11 (all updated) will not recognise my 60fps video. I've tried everything I can think of: Deleted, moved clips,...
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Applescript refer to a tab

I'm trying to find a tab on safari and save the tab number. This work fine : tell application "Safari Technology Preview" repeat with w in windows if name of w is not "" then --in case of ...
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what is the proper bootcamp software for windows 10 on macbook pro early 2011

when i install bootcamp drivers on double booted windows 10 on my macbook pro early 2011, after restrating blue Screen appears and windows won't load. i think it's because of bootcamp software version(...
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Mac Pro with Mojave snapshots [duplicate]

I cannot create a local snapshot to back up on a Mac Pro with Mojave, what can I do about that?
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How do you cope with tons of web fonts when copying and pasting from web pages?

Whenever I copy something from the web and paste it in my Mail or Evernote, or Apple Notes, it always brings the text style from the page and inserts those weird looking fonts in my mail, or notes. ...
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Open a terminal on a remote computer?

I want to open a terminal and run a command on a remote computer through SSH. I don’t need to see what is happening in that terminal, but I cannot make it work. I know to open a browser, for example ...
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How can I securely erase an iPod Classic?

I have an iPod Classic 120GB model A1238 (Everymac.com) that I'd like to ebay. I discovered how to perform a restore both with and without a Mac. However, afterward my name still appears in the ...
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Is there a way to signify a wildcard placeholder when recording a workflow with Automator?

I have a task that is very repetitive, with only a few minor caveats. Usually, the caveat is as simple as a name change, but the task jumps between Finder, Xcode, and uploading files via a storage ...
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iPhone Music search in “My Library” misses words

A search in Music "My Library" makes some obvious misses. For instance searching "blue" will not show "Big Blue" (and will show "Electro Glide in Blue" and others). It seems the songs index is not ...
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Take screenshot of screenshot with AppleScript

I want to open an image on the desktop with the 'Quick Look', then screenshot it, and then open the new screenshot to take another one of it, endlessly. How can I do it on AppleScript? Thank you.
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LSCOLORS and CLICOLOR active by default and unset

Running zsh out of the box ls -G produced a colored list with the default colored values. But when I echo, both $LSCOLORS and $CLICOLOR, I receive an empty response. Reviewing printenv or set also do ...
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iCloud keeps prompting for password after password reset, unable to log out

I am helping a relative with her Mac computer. I am trying to update the iCloud password, and I believe I have done so successfully. I was able to confirm the password change and the login attempt ...
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Two apple IDs registered on Apple Servers and one local iPad 2 [on hold]

I bought icloud-locked iPad which was stolen from trash center in Denmark. I jailbreaked it and removed Accounts the sqlite database. It did remove locally old apple ID, but not on apple servers. (i ...
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Safari in a strange mode where pages randomly zoom in and pages slide to the right

Recently Safari has gotten into a mode where unwanted events are happening. Pages I'm viewing will randomly zoom in with no known way to zoom out. Pages will also "slide" off the app by sliding ...
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Mac System Preference Screen Saver “Start after:” setting is always disabled [duplicate]

I've been searching for the answer for a while, but I haven't been able figure it out. I'd like to lower start time of my Mac's screen saver, but it's always disabled, and I cannot make it go up/down....
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mac OS Installer lingers after failed Mojave 10.14.3 to 10.14.4 update

I've worked this problem w Apple Mac L2 across two phone calls lasting a total of 5 hours and escalation to L3 without a possible resolution, hence opening up my search to the world. My ask: What ...
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constant popup: “iTunes has found purchased items on the iPhone ”xyz“ that are not present in your iTunes library”

I keep getting the popup shown below every single time (or almost every single time) I connect my iPhone to my MacBook Pro with a Lightning cable. Every time I click "Transfer" but it always comes up ...
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iOS mail app opens links in safari, not Facebook

I am trying to figure something out for my mom. She receives emails whenever someone posts something on Facebook, and her only computing device is an iPad mini. She has no computer. She wants to be ...
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The screen on my iPhone 5s no longer turns off automatically while I am talking on a call

How to turn the screen off of my iPhone while on a call? Screen remaining on is causing unintended things like putting people on hold and unintended button presses. This is really annoying.
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App Store won't install free app

My wife and I arrived in Spain but we're still on the US store. We installed WhatsApp on her iPhone 6 and used it a lot with our workgroup. When the iPhone 6 was damaged, we bought an iPhone 7 and ...
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How do you connect an Apple Magic Keyboard with Numeric pad to Windows 10 via Bluetooth?

I recently bought an Apple magic keyboard with numeric pad to use with my computer, after reading threads online that you can connect it via Bluetooth to a Windows PC. When I search to add a new ...
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2018 MacBook Pro won't let me install macOS High Sierra 10.13 from USB installer

I've got a 2018 MacBook Pro (Model ID : MacBook 15,1) that shipped with macOS Mojave 10.14, that I need to downgrade to run macOS High Sierra 10.13. I've tried reformatting the main drive using Disk ...
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Why is Apple Mail showing as 61GB?

Can anyone explain/help with this? (My local Mac techy can't.) My 2013 Retina MBP (running Mojave) is almost full, but it tells me Mail is somehow using 61GB. It was showing 70GB until I deleted ...
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Display issues using docking station Dell Universal 6000

I bought a Dell Universal 6000 docking station for my MacBook Pro 2018 to plug in 3 monitors via one Thunderbolt. The problem is that after installing DisplayLink drivers, only 2 displays are useable, ...
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Why am I getting “An internal error occurred while preflighting your volume for APFS conversion”?

I have a Mac Mini 2014. I just installed a second SSD drive Samsung Evo 500GB and would like to use as the primary drive for OS. I formatted both drives with disk utility to OS Extended Journaled and ...
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How can I stop MacOS 10.14.4 Safari from automatically logging me in when I select a password?

When I go to a site that has a password saved and I select the password, Safari attempts to log me in immediately. However, this completely breaks functionality on some websites (ex adding accounts to ...

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