Questions tagged [bug]

An unintentional mistake or omission in the programming code of an application that causes undesirable results. This tag will be used in discussions identifying potential bugs and seeking ways to circumvent or correct them.

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Tap photo to tag people on instagram issue [duplicate]

I have an uncommon issue on instagram. I can’t tag people on instagram. When i tap photo to tag people,the list of suggested people doesn’t be shown and it’s freeze and I can’t edit and move my friend’...
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MBP 2019 16" - Catalina Random Freezes

All - I have a MBP 16" 2019 w/ two external monitors, wifi and a USB-hub hanging off the machine. Perhaps once a day(?)-or-two, the GUI will stop responding to input - although audio continues ...
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iPhone completely unresponsive after updating to iOS 14

--Device Information-- Model: 6S Plus Condition: Perfect Screen Cracks: None Previous Issues: None OS: iOS 14.1 Bug i'll explain first what happened before this, unable to sleep, tossing and turning i ...
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Recurring system.log process: “com.apple.dpd: Service exited with abnormal code: 75” - Catalina 10.15.7

I've been trying to remove this weird recurring process that happens every second in my system.log: Sep 27 23:45:12 User-iMac com.apple.xpc.launchd[1] (com.apple.dpd[1749]): Service exited with ...
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UI bugs in Wallet on iOS 14

Three bugs: I have added all of my cards to Apple Wallet on iOS 14, but this notice still shows really big when I open the app: The cards have been lumped together with my flight tickets in the same ...
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Workout sync from Watch to iPhone is unreliable since iOS 14 update

Since updating to iOS 14, about 20% 50% of my workouts fail to sync from my Watch to my iPhone. I've restarted both Watch and iPhone, several times. Quit and relaunched the Activity app in iOS. All to ...
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How do I search for apps on iOS 14?

Prior to iOS 14 it was possible, from any of the home pages, to flick down and search for an app. For example, with a simple workflow consisting of flick, "p", "c" to find PCalc. ...
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macOS Catalina Preview.app cannot create signature with built-in camera

I'm on macOS Catalina 10.15.6 19G2021 x86_64. I was trying to create a signature with Preview.app and the MacBook's built-in camera, when I clicked on Done button, the captured signature wasn't saved. ...
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Handoff showing long model name

On my Mac, the device to Handoff from is showing as "iPhone SE (Model A1662, A1723, A1724)" instead of the correct name (like "My Dear iPhone"). Methods tried(didn't work): Re-...
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Code Highlighting is not working on Chrome, Big Sur

I was reading the rust book, however the code was not highlighted. (It is using highlight js to highlight the code) OS: MacOS Big Sur public beta Browser: Chrome(Maybe Chromium) (Not on Safari) ...
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What would make my mac lock

I leave my Mac running overnight. Several times over the past month, I've come down and the screen saver is dead and the background of the screen is white. When I provide my password to unlock the ...
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Screen won’t lock after upgrading to Catalina

I recently upgraded my 2018 Mac mini to macOS Catalina 10.15.6, and I’ve noticed that whenever I turn my monitors off and leave my computer, it never actually locks itself after the 10 minutes when it’...
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How to force iphone to free space when storage is full?

My phone (ios 13.5.1) was running out of storage, so I freed up a few Gbs of space by removing whatsapp album, photos (also clearing the recently deleted album) and a few app. On the next day the ...
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Cannot boot normally or in safe mode, booting to recovery mode results in circle with line through it

I opened my Macbook Pro to discover it was off, I pressed the power button and it had the AHH and the apple symbol and loading bar. However, the screen is covered in alternating bars of pink and blue....
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App store is completely blank on MacOS catalina

The macOS app store completely hangs after opening i've googled for a while but nothing works
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Lock screen message bug

I have a MacBook Pro, with Mac OS Catalina 10.15.5. I transferred the data using Time Machine from a previous MacBook Pro (Mac OS Mojave). I did not encounter any problem in transferring the data, ...
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Repeated window visual glitch MacOS Catalina

On a MacBook pro 13" from 2019, I have experienced a window glich causing the windows to duplicate themselves visually. Yes, I know that this may be irrelevant because of how long the window is.
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On MacOS 10.15.5, “About This Mac --> Storage” is not recognizing my RAID-1 drive correctly

I upgraded from El Capitan to Catalina 10.15.5 on a MacbookPro mid-2012 , the oldest HW that Catalina will run on. Then, I created a RAID-1 drive using 2 USB disks. "About This Mac --> Storage" is not ...
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Why is my Dock hiding every time I open a “fan” folder?

I have Automatically hide and show the Dock disabled in System Preferences. But suddenly this morning, any time I open a "View content as: Fan" folder from my Dock, the Dock hides itself when I close ...
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Why are emojis replacing website icons in safari?

I have a iPhone 8 and I noticed a few months ago that when I go on certain websites such as ESPN, specific symbols such as the recruit rating stars has been replaced by random Emojis. I’m not sure why ...
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leap year determination

macOS 10.15.4 and Calendar.app 11.0 display February 2020 with 28 days, indicating 2020 is not a leap year. Here's a screenshot, showing January and February 2020; note that February 29 is greyed in ...
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How do I force lingering Preview windows to close?

Recently after quitting Preview, I have a few windows from Preview that remain open, and provide no normal way to close them (Cmd-W does't work, and the close button is disabled). The only thing I can ...
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hdiutil attach -shadow not working

This question is for those of you familiar with command-line tools and disk images. I'm stumped! Previously, I could mount a read-only disk image with a "shadow" file to make it read-write using this ...
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Image rendering bug in Quick Look

I'm experiencing rendering bugs when using Quick Look with images. Sometimes, the contrast of the image is exaggerated, making almost-white values completely white and pushing dim values towards black,...
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How do I download songs in a playlist in Music?

I used to be able to download all of the songs in a playlist from iCloud at once in Music, but the download button is no longer showing in the playlist title area it used to. It does show next to ...
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Photos not synching, macOS 'optimize storage' not working, and 175GB of photos downloaded for no reason

Suddenly, my Mac stopped synching my photos: I have tons of free space on iCloud, and optimize storage is turned on: There's no way that photos should take up 170 GB of space when there's only 250 ...
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Suspicious email address in Find My dialog during fresh install

I have just received a 2019 MacBook Pro, sealed in the box. During the installation, I chose to "Setup Later" my Apple ID. When it came to the Find My screen, it said: Find My will use the Apple ID ...
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Safe and Sure Way to Install Sierra / Ongoing Regressions in OS X

I am looking to install Sierra from scratch in a straightforward, foolproof manner on an Air currently on Catalina. I've written 'straightforward, foolproof' because it appears that experienced ...
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Cant Close Windows, app already quit

I am running a 2019 macbook pro with GIMP 2.10 installed For some reason, gimp's windows will stay open, even after the app is quit how can I close these windows?
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Apps randomly opening upon login on Catalina

As the title says, after "upgrading" to Catalina, every once in a while an app would open automatically after login. These apps are not in Login Items and are not set as Open at Login. It doesn't ...
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Disable Mail.app “special” text replacements (i.e., … –> …) that are not present in global settings

Most notably my Mail.app and Notes.app perform text replacements of .... to …, which I do not want. I do have text replacements globally enabled and want to keep it that way, but I have deleted a ...
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Bewildering trackpad issue

Macbook (v2018)'s Trackpad was working perfectly fine when it suddenly starts behaving oddly without warning. Summary : scrolling (2-finger drag) works fine tap doesn't work 2-finger tap (rightclick)...
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Dock process creates lock screen images continuously

I noticed today that my disk is completely full despite the fact that it was half full just yesterday. OmniDiskSweeper revealed that in private/var/folders/gn loads of lock screen.png screenshots that ...
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Applescript app keeps crashing

Whenever I try running this code it does not log the text. repeat set myTime to (time of (current date)) set precisetime1 to 82800 set precisetime2 to 84600 set ...
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Mac Mini 2018 Kernel panic bug_type 210 after Security Update 2020-002

Since installing the Mojave Security Update 2020-002 I do get a message that my Mac Mini 2018 was restarted because of a problem even I shut it down normally. The Mac Mini 2018 was running fine for 3 ...
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How to completely reset iMessage on MacOS X Catalina 10.15.4?

I have an iMac with two user accounts. After updating to MacOS Catalina 10.15.4 one of the two users cannot use iMessage anymore. iMessage just wont start. Starting it results in iMessage ...
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(I don't know what this is called.) Always on top Ghost Window

After a game crashed (OpenRCT2, It was the default mac crash window.), I have had this ghost window stuck on my screen. It's on top of everything including the login screen and the screensaver. When ...
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Invisible region on screen blocking cursor

In the bottom right corner of my Macbook Pro (running 10.15.3 with a second screen as main), sometimes, there is a region (invisible) where I just can't move the cursor to. I need to restart the ...
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How to browse var/log directories in console app as could be done in OS versions prior to Catalina?

In Mac OS prior to Catalina, the left sidebar in the console app would show a directory tree for the /var/log directory and a few other log directories. These could be expanded to navigate logs for ...
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How to reenable accessibility options?

For some unknown reason NONE of my accessibility options seem to work. I'm trying to enable Invert Color Display for example but checking or unchecking the box in system preferences has no effect ...
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My Macbook Pro is acting as if the SHIFT key were pressed when it absolutely isn't

This started happening suddenly yesterday, and it's annoying/making my life impossible, to say the least. I've tried searching for a solution but every solution given points toward a hardware issue. ...
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Preview document not updated

I am currently using Macbook pro 2017 Touch Bar that is on the Mojave OS. I do most of my work on Preview. I have noticed recently that my preview does not load the latest document version. For ...
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iPhone XR stuck on update

Apple iPhone XR gets stuck on update. Usual reset (quickly press and release Volume Up, quickly press and release Volume Down, press and hold side button) doesn't help. I found this issue on apple ...
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Calendar freezes when viewing event with videoconferencing

I use the Calendar app on iOS. My calendar is stored on Google, and I view it through the Calendar app. In Google, one can add videoconferencing to an event. However, when I try to open an event ...
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Extreme lag when opening folders, new tabs, dragging/minimizing any windows. and clicking on any text box

When I use Finder, whenever I open or close a folder, even if it just has a single text file inside, my computer completely freezes for 30 seconds to one minute. In addition, whenever I click the ...
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Screen glitch when two users are logged on

The following happens on my MacBook Pro 16", macOS Catalina 10.15.1. I have two active user accounts which may be logged on simultaneously. If two users are logged on, I observe a split-second freeze ...
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How do I change the icon on an external drive?

How do I change the icon on an external drive? I have a Samsung T5 SSD but following the instructions (copy from source Get Info dialog, and paste into destination Get Info dialog) has no effect and ...
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Photos.app shows wrong picture

I have a weird bug in the Photos.app, where the wrong picture is shown in the full view and the wrong key photo is shown in the People albums. For instance, when I browse through a particular album ...
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accountsd eating up all CPU resources when wireless has no internet connectivity

it's a shame that the OS have degraded to this levels of breakage and bugs. There's a way to stop accountsd from eating up all my CPU when I'm without internet access in a wireless connection for LAN ...
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Weird Files and Folder Permissions behavior (OS X Bug)

I have noticed some really strange behavior with File and Folder Permissions on Catalina 10.15(19A603). I have done some simple tests such as using a text editor to read, view, create, update a file ...

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