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Delete FaceTime history all at one time

I am trying to delete my FaceTime history but have to delete one at a time. I have hundreds!!! How can I delete all at one time.
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Applescript character count in words with combining diacritics

If I combine an acute accent with, say "x", with a w before it and a y following, like this: "wx̀y", this will look good in BBEdit and Word, and both programs will give a character count of 4. ...
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All my files and pictures got lost or deleted while installing the OS X El Capitan software

All my files and pictures got lost or deleted while installing the OS X El Capitan software! Is there a way to get at least my iPhoto Library back? I have not made a back up before. Thanks for your ...
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iPhone not getting audio alerts from texts and other notification events

I have an iPhone 6s running iOS 9.3.1. I have notifications for messages configured to alert with a sound. Other apps are set to notify with sound as well. I do have Do Not Disturb enabled, but it is ...
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macbook ssd hard partition unmount

Yesterday my fiend used my macbook to set his flash memory bootable but he made mistake and select my mac disk volume instead of his flash! Now when I restart macbook it shows a slasher question ...
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£# key binding changed after El Capitan update

I have a Macbook Air (13-inch, Mid 2013) running OS X El Capitan. Prior to upgrading to 10.11.4 pressing SHIFT + 3 returned the £ (pound) sign and alt + 3 returned the # (hash) key. Since upgrading ...
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How to search Mac for files that begin or end with a space “ ” or period “.”

I just need to know how to search (within Finder vs Terminal, if possible) for all file names within a specific folder, which begin or end with a space or a period. For example: " file.jpg" (begins ...
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Cannot send photos fro Photos Folder

Can attach photos from email apps, but since new system installed on iPad, can't do same from Photo Folder. Was able to on previous system. There was a very brief message at 1st attempt...all I caught ...
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How can I backup Outlook for Mac email database securely and also retrieve it whenever I want to?

I am in search of a backup solution for Outlook 2011 for mac as i have constantly last emails and its attachments due to unexpected errors. For your information i have tried archiving the mails but ...
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iOS 9 Photos in on-phone album in random order: how to rearrange or sort?

I created a new album in my phone and added about 90 photos to it that I've taken over the past year -- all in-phone: no iTunes, no computer, no iPhoto... When I open that album, all the photos are in ...
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Does file vault 2 also encrypt my free disk space?

Does File Vault 2 encrypt my free disk space as well as the deleted files that may linger on there? I ask this because I am selling my MacBook Pro and want to sell it but I'm not sure how to securely ...
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iPhone deleted files and encryption [on hold]

Let's say I deleted a document on a third party app or deleted a photo on the main photos app. How does iPhone handle deletion? Does it just leave the files there without the headers until it is ...
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CalendarAgent deny file-read-data

When looking into sudo dmesg on my MacBook Pro, I see a lot of these messages. Sandbox: CalendarAgent(96278) deny file-read-data /private/tmp/krb5cc_209724998 Is this normal? Is it an indication ...
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How do I build a simple client -server based iOS app? [on hold]

I want to build a simple iOS app, lets say ordering food from a restaurant. So clients will be iOS app users, but how the restaurant people will send a confirmation notification or cancelled ...
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Specifics of hardware

On the MacBook Pro with Retina display, what is the specific screen they use, (any idea on model number), or is it their own manufacture?
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How to make an AppleScript app open another one?

The title says it all. What would be the line of code to open a specific app created in AppleScript? tell application "userappname" to open/launch/what? What would be the last piece of the code? ...
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Local Backup Solution for iOS

Is there an enterprise solution for backing up iOS devices locally instead of the cloud and also does not use iTunes? The goal is to have pure backup and restore functionality without allowing users ...
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Is it possible to use an older Canon Scanner with OS 10.11 El Capitan?

My Canon LIDE 600F scanner is old but still worked very well. When I upgraded to OS 10.11 my computer no longer recognized the scanner. Canon has officially stated that they are not making new drivers ...
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In Karabiner (or some other tool) can I map a “toggle” button to make my space bar input underscore

I want to map a keybinding that when pressed it will toggle my spacebar to input underscores _ and when pressed again it will toggle it back to inserting spaces. Is this possible in Karabiner or some ...
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Voice Control Removed?

Did Apple remove Voice Control in iOS 9.3.1? I can't seem to activate it anymore with long press of Home Button after latest update.
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Server Management tool for mac works with mikrotik

We have an mikrotik router in our network and I want to have more monitoring control over the bandwidth usage, which device use the most bandwidth and early spot anomalies. I found sth like this on ...
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render a display list in NSView as animation [on hold]

I want to animate (in a subclass of NSView) the evolution of a time series as it is generated from a computationally-intensive simulation of some nonlinear dynamics. The simulation has lots of ...
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what is the name and password for transfer server?

I want to transfer files between my Windows 7 unlimited computer and my Mac VirtualBox machine. I followed this tutorial. I did not set a password for my Windows computer While connecting, it asks ...
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My IDE runs tests slower when in a different workspace

I am developing a server-side application using Java and OSX and quite often I have to run a rather large test suite to make sure everything is alright. I am using IntelliJ IDEA (Java-based IDE). ...
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Read geotagging data from iphone photos exif data

I shoot photos with my iPhone and localization services are active. When I open a photo from my Mac Preview (tools > show inspector > exif) I can't see any geotagging data. BUT, when I open the ...
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Is there a way to move active spaces between monitors with the keyboard?

I couldn't find this question being asked before, so that why I'm wondering ... is there a way we can move spaces from monitor to monitor, much like spectacle can move windows from monitor to monitor? ...
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How to remove the last character of a string if I know what the character is in AppleScript?

So basically I was messing around with AppleScript and created a variable based on the app's path and it always has a forward slash at the end that I don't want. See my other question for more info. ...
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Keyboard/touchpad no longer works in OS X. Works fine in Linux. 13" early 2015

I have a strange issue with my early 2015 13" Macbook pro. The keyboard and touchpad no longer works during boot or in OS X. I can't, for example, use the internal keyboard to boot from USB, but have ...
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Certain Calendars do not trigger iPhone Notifications

I've got three calendars set up on my iPhone: Microsoft Exchange outlook.com (Windows Live) icloud I've got entries in the first two calendars. However, I only get notifications from the Exchange ...
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What are some good ways to close an app without using your mouse/trackpad?

I have an app that would fail once in a while, and I need to restart it if it doesn't works as expected. I can use Spotlight to start it after closing it. But how do I close it quickly using ...
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How do I import my OSX Keyboard Shortcuts?

After a clean OS install, is there any way to recover my OS Keyboard Shortcuts from a backup of my previous User folder? Is is somewhere in Library/Preferences? I tried copying ...
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How to serve VirtualBox website to the work network from my Mac?

I have installed VirtualBox and a guest machine with Ubuntu. From my Mac, I can browse to 192.168.56.10 to use a web application installed on my guest Ubuntu using Safari. Now, How to serve this web ...
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AppleScript without showing what program it opened and edited

I wrote an AppleScript that goes into System Preferences and clicks on some of the buttons. I does that by literally opening System Preferences and clicking UI Elements. I'm wondering, is it possible ...
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TrueCrypt OSXFUSE error

I am quite late in stopping the use of TrueCrypt. In the meantime I wanted to open my encrypted files in order to move everything to another app. But this time I tried to open and I got this alert: ...
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El Capitan media keys not responding

My media keys are not working on my Mac. Pressing play doesn't open iTunes automatically. This issue occurs across all users, even newly created users, and all applications. Here's what I've done so ...
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Iphone usage awareness

Hi I´m an OT working in a high school in Iceland and we are doing a project on internet usage and how we use it in our lives. I have been looking for a app that lets my kids monitor their app usage ...
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Having problem after upgrade 4s to 9.0.1

I have an iPhone 4S that I just upgraded to iOS 9.0.1. Now my iPhone hangs when I click on music or any other app. It will take a long time to open and sometimes it will crash/close. Is there any way ...
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Mac screen name turns black instead of white

For the last few weeks, when I turn on my Macbook Pro my name shows up in black instead of white but when I sleep my laptop it turns out white. It's only when I shut my mac down and turn it back on ...
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Move focus to next window but to windows on a non-visible space. Is this possible?

Normally when you activate Move focus to next window it only works on the visible spaces. Is there a way this can move to a non-visible space that has that application window open? I know you can ...
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Removing hard links remaining after deleting original files [on hold]

I was working with many small files (about 1million) and for one reason or another had to create a bunch of hard links to them. Now I am trying to delete all this data, but can't. After removing the ...
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Printing presenter notes in Keynote

I've found an answer to how to print presenter notes only in Keynote and it was somebody who'd written a program to do this: global presenterNotes tell application "Keynote" activate open ...
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Unable to delete .Mobilebackups.trash folder

I've am trying to delete the .Mobilebackups.trash folder on OS X 10.11.4 (15E65) by following these steps: sudo mv /.MobileBackups.trash ~/Desktop/MobileBackupsTrash dragging MobileBackupsTrash to ...
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How can I switch to an open tab in Safari using osascript?

Trying to switch tabs in Safari with osascript. I have tried multiple versions of the following: osascript -e 'tell Application "Safari"' -e 'keystroke "2" using command down' -e 'end tell Tried ...
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How can I adjust the phonetic dictionary for dictation?

I'm using a mac, version 10.11.4. Sometimes I have documents that use different spellings or shortforms for the same word. For example: "in." for "inch", but dictation interprets it as the word ...
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Reverse SSH tunnel daemon

I own a Macintosh laptop (10.11.2) that I would like to create a permanent reverse SSH tunnel. This way, when I switch network, or the computer is stolen, I can remotely SSH into the device ...
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TextEdit plain text tab distance

I just updated to El Capitan (from Yosemite) and I noticed a problem in TextEdit, plain text mode. My tab distance is set to 8 characters, and I think it's the default. Every time there's a tab ...
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How to create a Mac OS X Yosemite dmg bootable Installer Version?

I have a Mac OS X Yosemite downloaded file like this: Like I see, it must have a Yosemite.app file in it, so why doesn't this have the file? This is truly from an Official Apple Website. It just ...
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How to disable vibration for Timer alerts?

In iOS Settings / Notifications, I can control whether alerts use vibration or sound or vibration-and-sound for Calendar, FaceTime, Mail, Messages, Phone, and Reminders apps. In Clock App / Alarm / ...
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Where does launchpad store folder information? (database, etc?)

So i've been searching around and trying to figure this out but can't seem to. I know that the launchpad SQLite db is stored at ~/Library/Application Support/Dock/some-uuid.db (ref), but as best I ...
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Google Chrome uses 3.8 GB of memory with 1 tab opened

For some reason, Google Chrome tends to use a ton of memory, even though there is only 1 tab open most times. What causes Google Chrome Helper to use so much memory?

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