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An instance when a particular application or your entire Mac or iOS device refuses to respond and/or function properly. Usually causes the app to "quit" or the interface to "freeze".

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Why Might an iPhone Crash and Reboot in Safari?

A few days ago I accidentally clicked an ad in Safari on my iPhone (iOS 15.4.1) which sent the browser through a long chain of redirects, and then the device rebooted. I've heard in the past about ...
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Monterey - repeated kernel panics : watchdog timeout: no successful checkins from dfrd in 180 seconds

My MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2019) is experiencing repeated kernel panics with the message below: panic(cpu 1 caller 0xfffffff02856d6ec): userspace watchdog timeout: no successful checkins from dfrd in ...
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iMac freezes and then "soft" restarts/ resets

This could be a general problem, but I couldn't find my exact issue and no solution so far. I have an iMac 5k 27" 2019, 3GHz i5, 40GB RAM, Radeon 570X, macOS Monterey Version 12.3.1 In the last ...
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Beach ball color changes

My beach ball sometimes changes to green and black when updates are not installed, instead of the rainbow. Could this be particular to application hangs customizing the wheel, or is an evil frog ...
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Different apps stopped working after updating to Monterey 12.3.1 from 12.2.1

Yesterday I have updated my M1 Mac mini from 12.2.1 (or .2) to 12.3.1. I had some work apps opened (vscode, figma, slack, firefox..) so I decided to let the Mac update given that my work day was over. ...
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How to resolve Reminders keeps crashing when accessing "ToDo" folder

I'm using 10.13.6 macOS High Sierra. Reminders keeps crashing when I try to access a personally-made folder called "ToDo" I'm not sure if that folder name is reserved for the system, but it ...
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Extract open, unsaved documents from TextEdit that is running from RAM content when it is in non-responsive state?

I know how to find unsaved TextEdit documents ordinarily. However, my computer's hard drive ran out of space and I have many open that are not autosaved anywhere as a result. I was using another app (...
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Jemalloc Symbolication No Suitable Image Found Error

I'm working with a custom built Ruby, compiled and built on a Mac OS command line with standard XCode command line tools. It brings in the jemalloc library for better memory management. Whenever I run ...
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MacBook crashing whenever I try to do something

I changed my MacBook Air 2017's SSD to a third-party one, so I tried to install macOS on it using a USB boot key but whenever I try do something with the disk like installing Monterey or erasing disk, ...
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Late 2014 crashing a few times an hour, but not in safe mode. Now what?

I have a late 2014 (latest version of Big Sur) I'm using as a second computer. It has a nearly fresh OS install with only a few apps installed a a few homebrew packages installed. As the title states, ...
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Any idea what's causing kernel panic on iMac 2017?

It is iMac 2017. Crash dumps https://gist.github.com/morr/88c22be99fe9d2b014964ada3a46d6a4 It started to happen on Big Sur with all latest updates. Just crashes in 1) random moments 2) after some ...
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Kernel Panic in Macbook Air M1 using Caldigit USB C Pro Dock

My M1 MBA hs experienced a Kernel Panic 2 times in my new Macbook Air M1 using Caldigit USB C Pro Dock. I'm running macOS Monterey with the latest updates. The hardware attached to the Mac via ...
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Regular crashes of WindowServer

My Mac crashes regularly because of WindowServer problems. The problem persists for about 5 years. Sometimes its a crash every few days, then there are periods with a crash every few hours. I did not ...
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Mac temporarily freezes everytime I plug in/out my mouse (Macbook Pro M1 Pro)

I'm on Monterey 12.2 with a Macbook M1 Pro. Every time I plug a mouse in or out, my Mac freezes, and the scroll bars of all visible windows disappear then reappear avec 1-2 seconds. Has anyone ...
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macOS keeps restarting due to apparent kernel/CPU panic

My Macbook Air 13" 2019 running Big Sur 11.4 has been having these issues for a while. I've narrowed down the issue to a third party kext as running in safe mode prevents restarting/CPU panic. ...
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MacBook Air 2018 shutsdown after a few minutes

My MacBook Air shutsdown after a few minutes. It doesn't seem matter what I do. The diagnostic utility reports 2 minutes remaining with the progress bar at about half way before it shutsdown. The ...
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Why is my Catalina installation throwing up errors about SecurityAgent / login keychain overnight, and showing a grey lock screen?

This is a slightly difficult issue to describe precisely but I'll do my best. About six weeks ago, my installation of Catalina (10.15.7, MacBook Pro 13" 2020 / MacBookPro16,2) started to exhibit ...
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Do you recognize this Mac 12.2 Mail 15.0 crash?

Any ideas? Right after updating to 12.2 I've started seeing (three times) this Mail crash with over 500 similar lines (see below). 32GB iMac routinely using a few GB of VM during iOS app development....
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Is this MCA Error Report due to a failing SSD?

I'm having issues with my Mac Pro 2013 telling me that it's crashed when I wake the machine from sleep mode and needing to reinstate all the open windows and restore crashed tabs in Chrome for example....
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System Crash in Sleepmode MAC MINI 2020 M1

i have a question. I bought me a new Mac Mini 2020 M1. After starting the first time - i saw there is an update for Monterey, so i updated. At the night i didnt turn of my mac so it goes to Standby ...
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MacBook Pro Crashes When Switching from One Monitor to Two in Closed Clamshell

What I'm working with MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015) Processor 2.9 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core i5 Memory 8GB 1867 MHz DDR3 Startup is internal HD Graphics Intel Iris 6100 1536 MB MacOS 12.2 ...
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MacBook reboots randomly

My MacBook reboots itself a few times per day (roughly 2 or 3 times) at random. Error messages include, for instance (full diagnostic output pasted at thend) Stackshot Reason: Sleep transition timed ...
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iMac [2012] crashed while update to iso Catalina

Try to update my 2012 iMac to Catalina, unluckily it crashed during updated. it crashed after it already downloaded the new iso. Try to switch on and it goes to white screen and seem the mac is still ...
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How to prevent macOS from a crash unplugging the eGPU?

My Macbook Pro (2018) currently runs Big Sur 11.6.2 and is connected to an eGPU using USB-C. Using the disconnect function in the menu bar causes macOS to freeze, then crash when the USB-C cable is ...
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Issues running python on MacOS Monterey (12.1)

While installing my project related dependencies I always get this error (refer to the image attached below). I am not sure what this is about and how to fix it. Also, I am not able to install most of ...
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Many apps are 'quitting unexpectedly' and showing Crashing on exception: CGSSetSurfaceColorSpace failed with 1000

System: M1 Max, Monterey 12.1 Situation: Cannot open Anki.app, Calibre epub reader or ColorSync Utility as they all 'quit unexpectedly.' The common error is CGSSetSurfaceColorSpace failed with 1000 ...
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How to fix localhost networking issues that affect several apps by resetting networking settings on macOS?

I had started encountering crashes on startup in multiple apps that all had networking issues at the core: RStudio Desktop failed to start, giving error messages [rsession-ka37] ERROR system error 49 ...
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WindowServer crashing intermittently on M1 macbook

My M1 macbook air crashes intermittently, like 3 times a week and it's driving me crazy. It seems there is no specific trigger to cause the crash. Sometime when I'm working with Intellij, sometime ...
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Thunderbird crashes when it first launches. Relaunch it and it's OK. Any solutions?

When I boot my mid-2012 MacBook Pro running High Sierra, Thunderbird crashes when it first launches. Relaunch it and it's OK. Any solutions?
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New M1 MBP Monterey Kernel Panic

I keep having my new M1 MBP restart on me for the following inscrutable reason, please help: panic(cpu 0 caller 0xfffffe0023515638): Too many alloc retries: 502, table:0xfffffe0026eeb560, type:3, ...
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Sidecar Constantly Crashes in Congested Netork Environments

When I use Sidecar between my M1 Air and my 2nd Gen Ipad Pro 12.9" at coffeeshops, I get near constant crashes and poor connectivity, whereas it works much better at home. I downloaded a wifi ...
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How do I prevent a crash when interacting with Blu-Ray videos?

I have a new M1 Pro Mac and I installed ffmpeg using brew. I also have a Blu-Ray ISO (contains .m2ts files) on standby to be converted to .mkv. Previously on a Intel mac, I used this command and it ...
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WindowServer repeatedly crashing while using MS Office Apps

I regularly use MS apps Word, Powerpoint, Excel and Teams on my Macbook Pro 2018 (Intel). Recently (not sure if after the Monterey update), while some of these apps are open, the whole system crashes ...
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macOS System Preferences crash/close

On MBP 2015 I'm experiencing System Preferences crash/close. When I go to top/left corner, click apple and choose System Preferences menu option it opens and about 2s later closes. I can't get inside ...
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Java JDK 8/11/17 All Crashing on MacOS Monterey (12.0.1)

It appears using Oracle SQL Developer will eventually crash Java on JDK 8, 11 or 17 when using macOS Monterey (12.0.1). While I've thought it was working it will crash eventually as reported now by ...
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Automatically relaunch VirtualBox VM when it crashes

Is there some way to automatically relaunch a VirtualBox VM if it happens to crash? My VM occasionally crashes and has to be relaunched which I can do manually when I'm at my computer, but I'd like ...
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After Mac OS Montery(12.0.1) update, my VirtualBox will not start and give NS_ERROR_FAILURE

Error: The virtual machine 'BASE' has terminated unexpectedly during startup with exit code 1 (0x1). Result Code: NS_ERROR_FAILURE (0x80004005) Component: MachineWrap Interface: IMachine {...
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Monterey Upgrade Crash, Laptop Crashes on Login

2016 MacBook Pro (15", Touch Bar) I am a dev at a development agency, and I was having some compatibility issues between some software and MacOS Mojave (I am told that it was to do with the ...
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Macbook crashes randomly. CPU problem?

MacBook Pro (Mid-2014 11,3) (C02P42JBG3QP) 11.6 My MacBook will crash randomly throughout the day as I'm working. If I leave it open and don't touch it, it will be fine. But as I use multiple apps, ...
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2012 MacBook Pro 13" with Mac OS Big Sur installed keeps glitching and crashing randomly - What should I do?

I installed 8 gb of ram, and I used the open core legacy patcher to install Mac OS Big Sur to my unsupported Mac, and since then my computer is just randomly crashing. The first time it happened I was ...
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Macbook Pro 2015 15" DG shuts down at 50% on progress bar

Tried to start my Macbook last night but would restart as soon as it reached 50%~ on the progress bar. When trying to boot into a recovery mode it would restart at about 30% on the progress bar and my ...
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Catalina 10.15.3 Kernel Panic - Zone Cache Element

I experience these random restarts many times in a week. Below is the crash report. Can anyone help please? panic(cpu 0 caller 0xffffff80027949f5): "Zone cache element was used after free! ...
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iMac 2017(27inch) kernel panics, and won't boot

I'm currently having a issue with iMac 18,3. It kernel panics and won't boot - Instead, it shows: panic(cpu 8 caller 0xffffff881e76a6ef): initproc exited -- exit reason namespace 6 subcode 8x9 ...
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iMac keeps crashing using Photoshop

My 2018 iMac keeps crashing sometimes 2-3 times a day while I am working with Photoshop. I have 64GB RAM but still have that issue. Hopefully some can help me read the crash report. I work primarily ...
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Macbook Pro Crashing when using Chrome

My MBP Pro has been crashing a lot recently. The display will go black, then the keyboard lights will turn off about 5 seconds later. Then it turns off completely. Then I'll have to hit the power ...
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MacBook Air 2020, restarting unexpectedly

My MacBook 2020 is restarting unexpectedly. It is doing so randomly and I cannot pinpoint anything that I am doing to cause this action. I've re-installed the OS (clean install) and performed a reset ...
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M1 Macbook Air crash on running 4 simple C process in parallel

I have started reading Operating Systems: Three Easy Pieces, when I ran the example 2.1 on my MacBook Air M1 with 4 instances in parallel it spawned 4 unique processes but then my laptop crashed after ...
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Macbook restarts because of panic error, what is the actual cause?

Is this a hardware problem or software problem? How can we rectify? panic(cpu 2 caller 0xffffff8030248a5a): Kernel trap at 0xffffff80302c319e, type 14=page fault, registers: CR0: 0x000000008001003b, ...
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macOS crashes on any sound

My M1 Mac has started facing strange problems since yesterday. It would crash every 2-3 mins into login with a pink screen. What I have noted is that whenever I try to do something that has an audio ...
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All apps crash on click/opening

Seeming randomly all applications start to crash. Sometimes after days. This includes Finder and even the Menubar. I've been trying to debug this problem, but so far with no success. Even a full ...
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