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Questions tagged [mojave]

macOS 10.14 Mojave is Apple's fifteenth major release of the macOS (OS X) operating system for Macintosh computers. macOS Mojave was announced June 4, 2018 at WWDC and was released for public on 24 September 2018.

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200GB unused, but can't change APFS container size due to minumum requirement

I want to create a partition with a different filesystem but in order to do that I need to resize my APFS container. This container has 292,4 GB used space. Its minimum size is 500,07 GB. This ...
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Is there any way to get a log of all the recently installed files and their respective folder paths and source directories?

I recently installed an open source game. The file type is .pkg . Now, during installation the installer asked for permission to access the system UI server. I didn't knew the reason behind it so I ...
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Software that directly backs up to Google Drive without caching?

I have a hard drive that is almost out of free space. I need to back up to Google Drive on Mojave. First of all, I tried Google Drive file system but it needs cache and I can't copy all my files, ...
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App icon switches to low resolution upon launching an app

Recently I started getting this really weird but annoying bug. While the app is in the Dock but not working, its icon is in good resolution. But once I open it, the icon switches to low resolution. ...
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How do I disable volume/brightness popup? [duplicate]

This is the volume pop up. How do I remove it? It's highly annoying when it appears when playing a movie
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When switching from Mojave to Ubuntu, then back to macOS, I cannot reinstall Mojave

I had to switch from macOS to Linux momentarily for a short project and now that I'm done, I want to go back to macOS. Prior to installing Ubuntu on my Mac, I was running Mojave as my OS. I tried ...
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Slow Keys mode issue with Microsoft Designer Keyboard [on hold]

I have a Microsoft Designer Keyboard. When Slow keys mode is disabled, I have a problem with the capslock (very hard to press), but when the slow keys is enabled, the capslock works wonderful but the ...
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Roccat Kone Pure SE mouse buttons not working on macOS Mojave 10.14.2

Running macOS Mojave 10.14.2, Macbook Pro 2018: I am having issues with my Roccat Kone Pure SE mouse (new mouse), the mouse buttons are non functional on bootup and from sleep. The only way I can fix ...
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Do mac OS install updates when you reboot if not explicitely allowed to?

On windows, when updates are available, you are not allowed to reboot your computer without installing them, taking (quite a long) time. On my mac, a normal update is available If I reboot normally, ...
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Removing Mojave's frequent periodic lag on video games

I've updated from macOS Sierra to macOS Mojave just now and noticed that when playing video games specifically, there is a periodic, high frequency (period ~= 1 s) slowdown that occurs when playing. ...
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Silencing “Your disk is almost full” notification

Since none of the solutions found here Silencing "Your disk is almost full" notification worked for me on Mojave, I simply disabled the deamon. sudo mv /System/Library/PrivateFrameworks/...
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Home folder on a different encrypted partition on Mojave

I have just done a clean install of OSX Mojave on my iMac. I want to create a second volume on the APFS container that will hold my home folder. I also want this volume to be encrypted under APFS. My ...
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Browsers Keep popping phishing websites (I think)

I have a 2017 MBP, Recently a friend of mine installed Logic Pro X via a torrent. But recently I see a lot of pop up similar to websites I visit. e.g If I am nike website, it open a new tab and in ...
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Mojave stationery

I have looked at the suggestions for recovering the stationery feature in Mojave mail. I can't figure out how to get to the file /Applications/Mail/Contents/Resources/ComposeWindow.toolbar in my ...
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WiFi connects, no internet

Yesterday my wifi suddenly stopped working on my Mid 2014 MBP, Mojave 10.14.1 Network is up, as other devices can connect, same issue with mobile hotspot. Network diag says there is no issue. The ...
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Uninstall the Mojave Voice Memos app, how?

How can I remove/uninstall the Voice Memos app from Mojave?
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Bootcamp Error: The startup disk cannot be partitioned or restored to a single partition [duplicate]

Earlier today, I tried to install a Boot Camp installation of Windows 10, but there was an error and was removing the partitions it made, but I accidentally closed the window and now I'm stuck with an ...
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Strange .userchain file on my Mojave desktop

Mac Pro (early 2009) 4,1 -> 5,1 macOS 10.14.2 via DosDude1 I have a strange hidden text file on my Desktop called .userchain. It's 48 bytes long and consists of 3 seemingly random alpha-numeric 10 ...
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How can I set Time machine interval to several minutes in Mojave?

I want to set Time machine interval to 15 minutes, instead of Apple default 1hr. What I want is: Time machine Interval of 15 minutes. Time machine backup should respect battery/power status, meaning ...
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How to logout Apple ID in App Store since MacOS Mojave new look

Since the redesign of the App Store in MacOS Mojave, I can't find the correct place to log out current Apple ID account or switch it. Can anyone tell me how to do that?
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Define keyboard shortcut [on hold]

I have bought the Microsoft designer keyboard that contains some useful shortcuts, but this shortcut doesn't work on mac, so I want to configure them myself, the problem that I tried to set them in ...
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inetloc files broken in Mojave 10.14.2

I usually distribute inetloc files to people who need to occasionally access shared drives... they're super convenient, and, since their existence, it's been possible to include passwords (though in ...
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Modify touchbar on Mojave

How do you change touchbar settings in OSX Mojave? In previous versions of OSX, you would click 'Customize Control Strip'. Customize control strip option is missing in Mojave According to apples ...
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macOS Mojave launchd regular interval script - error is always “Found non-key inside <dict> at line 11”

The .plist in question is at the bottom but I can't find a way to run it every 7200 seconds. Checking it produces the same error. I have tried various versions taken from the StackExchange such as: ...
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Computer shutdown while downloading mojave, and now there is not enough space to download

I was downloading MacOS Mojave and most of the way through, my computer shut down. Before I started downloading I had about 10GB of space on my hard disk. Now I about 6GB. How do I get rid of whatever ...
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Time Machine back-up to older macOS version

I set up a system today running High Sierra (10.13). I'd like to reformat it to run off a backup of my other Mac, which is currently running Mojave (10.14). For various reasons, I would rather not ...
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Edirol UA-101 OSX Mojave Drivers

I have an Edirol UA-101 and have recently upgraded to Mojave. I was running of High Sierra which supported the audio interface, however I am struggling to make it compatible with Mojave. Is there a ...
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Mac location not found for opened .dmg

I tried downloading android-studio-ide-181.5056338-mac.dmg to install it, but double clicking the .dmg does not nothing but put Android Studio 3.2.1 under the locations sidebar in the Finder. When I ...
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program hangs up when ran on similar machine

I am running a computational biology program NUPACK, with the same input, on two slightly different Macbooks Pro: First is 10.14, 2017 13-inch, 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7, 16 GB 2133 MHz LPDDR3. the ...
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Apache uses other version of PHP than system

I've installed PHP version 7.3 on my Mac running macOS Mojave. When I go to Terminal and type php -v I get version 7.3. However, when opening common PHP script in the browser and calling phpinfo(); ...
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Can't add Visual Studio Code to the macOS Dock

I had Visual Studio Code in the Dock before, but I can't put it there again? I drag and drop from the Applications folder, but it doesn't land there. Have I accidentally banned Visual Studio Code from ...
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Internet dosn't work when connecting hdmi / usb hub

I have bought a brand new MacBook Pro 15' and when I am connecting my screens, the wifi is still connected but the internet doesn't work. when I am disconnecting the HDMI, the internet comes back. I ...
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Adjust font size Safari sidebar Mojave

does anyone know how to adjust the Safari sidebar font size? I called Apple Tech Support and they confirmed there is no user access to modify font size in the Safari sidebar, as you can for Finder, ...
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Time Machine to Sparsebundle image on Windows 2012 server

So I've got this MB Air (Mojave 14.1 -all updates applied-) at work and thought I would try backing it up using Time Machine to an old PC running Windows Server 2012 (All updates also applied) and I ...
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How do I get old apps like Photoshop CS5 to work on macOS Mojave

On the weekend I upgraded my MacBook Pro to macOS Mojave. Things are mostly ok but I have some apps that no longer work. The one I’m most stressed about is Adobe Photoshop CS5. When I try to run it it ...
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How do I remove or change screen lock settings in macOS?

Since upgrading to Mojave my Mac screen locks within seconds. I tried to change the 'privacy' settings (yes I clicked on the padlock) but it still won't let me change anything. How else may I try ...
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Turn on Location Services for an app via command line (macOS)

I am trying to enable Location Services for an individual app such as Weather.app etc via command line for High Sierra and Mojave macOS computers. I was able to enable Location Services at the top ...
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Boot Camp not able to find Mac image

I am using a 2015 15" MacBook Pro with 512 GB storage. There are a couple of issues that happened very quickly, so I will give you the comlete timeline: I logged into macOS. I noticed that Caps Lock ...
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Mojave: How to grant apps permission in Security & Privacy -> Privacy -> Accessibility on the command line

I manage a number of macOS laptops. Trying to automate a deploy of Mojave, I have found that some things aren't very automatable. One thing in particular stands out: the new permission scheme in ...
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Cannot remove item from Finder sidebar

Note that there are other questions on Ask Different with similar issues, but this appears to be different to those - none of the solutions offered in the above questions solve the issue. I'm using ...
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How can I select the arrow on image capture on mojave?

I usually monosnap to add annotations (such as arrows etc) to screenshots. With the Mojave update, mac now has its own screen capture default tool. I would like to use it, but I cannot select the ...
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MacBook Pro 2018 Random Restart > Previous shutdown cause: -20

I have MacBook Pro 2018 (Mojave 10.14.1) just brought it 3 weeks ago, now i have random restart when i use it. i only browse internet, play spotify but suddenly the screen goes black and it ...
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can't access scroll menu MS Office

I am having an issue with MS Office (version 15.21.1, 2016) after upgrading to Mojave (version 10.14.1). Whenever I click on an item box which is supposed to give selection via scroll (e.g. click on ...
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Perform a destructive video trim in OSX Photos

I would like to trim my videos in Photos app running on macOS Mojave, and consequently, reclaim valuable hard disk space. Photos only appears to do a non-destructive trim, so it doesn't for up hard ...
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Can't set different Java version in Mojave with jenv

I want to have different Java versions on my machine. I installed jenv for that reason. However, I can't set the desired Java version to it. Actually couldn't set any version. I have Java 8 and 11 ...
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Removing a file from a protected folder in Mojave

Background I am trying to remove Sound Flower from my Mac. I found some relative files in 3 places. I removed 2 of them but the third one is in a folder that will not allow me to remove it. ...
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Macbook Pro does not mount printers after adding them

I have a Macbook pro here running MacOS Mojave. When trying to add a network printer, I select the correct driver, and click add nothing and happens. There is no record of the printer being listed ...
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How can I remove the Mojave download without installing it?

I accidentally clicked the upgrade message, thinking I was upgrading something else, which downloaded Mojave. I was then presented with a window to install Mojave. I don't want to install Mojave. ...
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How to transfer Preview signatures on Mojave?

Following the out-of-date Can I export my signature from Preview on one Mac and import it on another? - On Mojave no signature data appears in the folder ~/Library/Containers/com/apple.Preview/Data/...
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How can I make my Mac accept a user password of less then 4 characters?

I don't want secure password for my desktop. Instead I use just two letters for quick typing. I can change password in terminal by running: passwd But terminal gives me: Failed global policy "com....