Questions tagged [mojave]

macOS 10.14 Mojave is Apple's fifteenth major release of the macOS 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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Folder name change in Finder but not changed in Terminal

iMac running Mojave 10.14.6 I changed a folder name in Finder but I can't see the change in Terminal. old folder name: A.B new folder name: A in Terminal ls still shows A.B cd . or cd .. then cd back ...
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Different hibernate modes on MacBook Pro?

Sorry if this question will appear to be stupid. Is it possible to set one hibernate mode (for example 3) when macbook is on power adapter and another hibernate mode (25) when it’s on battery. Is it ...
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Where do the language indicator icons live in OSX?

Where do the language indicator icons live in OSX? I'm on OSX Catalina but if different on Mojave, would appreciate where it is on Mojave too. I want to write a program that shows that icon in a ...
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Major difference between High Sierra and Mojave [closed]

I have a MacBook Pro (2017) that have macOS High Sierra installed. Since Apple is going to release macOS Big Sur soon, the support (updates) for macOS High Sierra will end soon. What are the major ...
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How to show “only mails with attachments” in MacOS Mail?

In the search box in the top right of Mail, I enter the search term but then want to restrict the results in the same way you can with Outlook on PC "has attachment" to only show those mails ...
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Dell E2620hs flickering as external MacBook Pro monitor

I have an MBP 2012 model. I have Dell E2620HS and connecting it with an HDMI adapter via the Thunderbolt port. It has been flickering as it comes on and off. I tried reconnecting cable but it didn't ...
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Microsoft Teams Silencing Soundflower

I am getting very odd behaviour from Soundflower while in a Microsoft Teams Meeting using the native app. When I am not in a Teams Meeting, the system volume for Soundflower remains where set (see ...
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Does not boot after drive decryption log in, hangs after 100%

This morning the laptop hung on me before a forced restart after a message appeared. After entering my credentials at the first log in screen (drive encryption) the status bar continues to 100% and ...
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MacBook keyboard printing unexpected keys

I am using a mid-2015 MBP which is running MacOS Mojave 10.14.6. Whenever I am typing a "." (dot) it is printing "\." (backslash + dot). Now I have to manually remove this ...
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How can I stop validation of packages hanging for OFXFuse

OSXFuse and Veracrypt were working until I reinstalled Mojave 10.14.6 When I try to reinstall OFXFuse (including option for compatibility layer for legacy MacFUSE file systems) it hangs near the end ...
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How can i see a list of developers I have allowed for apps on my Mac (Mojave)

I have recently used "system preferences, security & privacy, general" to allow an app downloaded from an identified developer. However, I was a bit quick and don't believe the developer ...
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Cannot download to Mojave app store on Mac Pro 5,1 (4,1)

(also posted on Apple community support forum) Hello I bought a second-hand Mac Pro 5,1 (ex- 4,1) which had Mojave installed . I could not get App Store to download any apps - various error messages ...
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Double click on dock icon to open a window in the current space

Say I have multiple spaces/desktop open. Desktop 2 is my current one with no [someapp] windows, Desktop 1 has a [someapp] window open. If I click on the [someapp] icon in the doc the system first puts ...
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Company Mac OS laptop must connect to Cisco AnyConnect VPN in order to access to the Internet

My company Mac OS X laptops (Mojave) are managed devices and in order for the user to connect to Internet, the user must first launch and connect the Cisco AnyConnect VPN otherwise the user is not ...
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Unable to delete a folder to disable drag and drop, during screen-sharing

This answer claims You can just remove Screen Sharing server's helper tools from here: /System/Library/CoreServices/RemoteManagement/screensharingd.bundle/Contents/Support/ Quick check didn't show ...
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App Store no longer updates apps

UPDATE: Apple has now issued a supplemental update that's fixed this issue for me (and presumably the other issues caused by the original Safari 14 update). As of a couple of weeks ago, none of my App ...
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Is there any way to use a non-apple remote control with a Macbook Pro?

I own a Mid 2012 15" MacBookPro, non-retina model. It's from the era they still packed an IR receiver but not the remote. Is there any way I can hook up a third-party remote control to control ...
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Macbook Air 2019 will not boot from USB or complete Internet Recovery, Exhausted options

Internet Recovery fails. USB Boot fails. Target mode won't mount. Macbook Air 2019 TrueTone, ran before I deleted the SSD (stupid). Battery shot, requires power supply to run. Tried Internet Recovery ...
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How can I delete partially downloaded macOS installer files?

I was downloading the Mojave installer using the following command: sudo softwareupdate --fetch-full-installer --full-installer-version 10.14.6 When the download reached about 50%, I had to cancel it ...
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If I make a bootable pendrive running macOS, will downloaded apps and data persist on each boot?

Sorry if this seems like a basic question, but I couldn't find a clear statement on this anywhere: I wish to make a bootable pendrive running macOS Mojave, so that I can run some 32-bit apps. So I ...
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Enable Remote Management through terminal only works when I manually click off and on?

I am able to turn the Remote Management on. But it doesn't work. For it to work the only way is i have to turn it off(after i used terminal command to turn it on) and turn it back again by checking ...
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Macbook pro 15 inch 2017 freezes until hard reboot

My 15 inch MacBook pro running Mojave (10.14.6) recently started freezing randomly staying completely unresponsive. I use an external monitor and all I see is the screensaver frozen, when disconnected ...
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How to download Mojave now that Catalina is available?

I'm still running Mac OS 10.11 El Capitan. I've decided to upgrade, but I don't want to lose 32-bit support, so Catalina is not an option for me. I found this official Apple page: https://support....
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Cannot not install application from App Store on macos mojave

I am a new Mac user and have purchased a Mac Pro 5,1 running Mojave to learn the basics of macOSX. After some initial difficulty, I have logged on to the mac, created an appleid, added payment details,...
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Hidden user cannot login

I have a hidden user on my neighbours MacBook pro which I user to manage some scripts for backing up his huge media library, he is a music producer and is technically challenged I used the sudo dscl . ...
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Prevent “upgrades” (like Catalina) from appearing in software update window

I don't want to see Catalina here anymore. I'm tired of Apple's update aggression: What can I do (short of nuking the App Store) to prevent OS "upgrades" from being listed in the Software ...
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Country code switches after trying to connect to a router

I have a 13-inch MacBook Air (late 2015) on Mojave 10.14.6. Whenever I boot up the laptop, it starts with the correct country code (CA), (below is my diagnostic info before attempting to connect to ...
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How to remove my Mac from the speaker choices?

My Mac with macOS Mojave is setup to receive iMessages and that is all I want it to do. However, since I set it up, the Mac appears on the list of speaker choices when I answer a phone call. The &...
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It's 2020. Is there any way to get syslog to work on macOS Mojave?

Questions on syslog on macOS get no answers these days, the reason apparently being that 'it just doesn't work'. Still, I would like to try one more time. Is there a way that a syslog opened with ...
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MacBook Pro 2018 - Camera not Working

When I try FaceTime, Zoom or whatever it does not work. When I open FT, the following message appears "FaceTime has not received any video from the connected camera. Restarting your computer may ...
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How to prevent the creation of annoying .DS_Store files? [duplicate]

I am working on a MacBook Air (10.14.6), using network mounted filesystems. It then happens that for no reason at all files like .DS_Store ._.DS_Store appear randomly in folders, breaking my workflow....
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Reset Finder Sidebar

Is there anyway to reset the Finder sidebar? I thought deleting the finder and sidebar preferences and then restarting would have done this, but it does not.
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Downloading macOS Catalina from sources other than preferences such as web browsers

Is there any way to download macOS Catalina so that the download can be paused and then resumed even if the Mac is turned off in between or the Internet connection is disrupted? In other words, when ...
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Is it possible for a Macbook Pro to pop out a window and / or give some sound a few minutes before sleeping?

Is there a way to pop out a window and / or to give out some sound a few minutes before it goes to sleep? There is one warning, but I hope to get another warning a few or a couple of few minutes ...
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Create or Edit a new configuration profile .plist using the command line

Take out of the picture MDM or Apple Configurator or any other management software, just for my knowledge and understanding of how to implement a restriction and how to manipulate or create a .plist ...
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A better usage of apropos for searching the man directory

I will ask my question starting from a real example. From the command line prompt, I want to search for a command line tool that will output information about my smart card. Side Note: I already know ...
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How to search for files based on ACL or group permissions

There are double entries for the group 'everyone' under permissions. This is the state of hundreds of files in the Documents Folder. I don't know how they got there and it's now a big problem for my ...
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Compile NoBatteryNoProblem

Can some one help me to compile NoBatteryNoProblem from this https://github.com/bernardowilson/NoBatteryNoProblem.kext to .kext file? I really don't understand how this command line Xcode compile ...
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MBA 2014 13" Trackpad broken after failed Mojave installation

The trackpad has not worked after an installation of Mojave that I had to interrupt because it was taking way too long in one of the booting or preparing phases that has an apple logo and a progress ...
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macOS - Difference between /Library/Preferences/ & /Library/Managed\ Preferences

Just for my learning and knowledge purpose why some .plist files are saved inside of /Library/Preferences/ and some others are saved inside of /Library/Managed\ Preferences? Basically what is the ...
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300 GB of photos and videos suddenly deleted from external SSD (Samsung T5)

Yesterday, somehow over 300 gb of photos, videos and audio disappeared from my Samsung 1TB T5. As a photographer this could have been the end of my career, but luckily I had everything backed up to ...
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How can you create a valid/reliable disk image of APFS drives?

Last year before Catalina was released, I tried to perform a disk image of my boot drive of Mojave (macOS 10.14) on a new computer before updating and customizing it. I have done this for years to ...
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Airdrop not working on my macbook pro

Airdrop is not working on my macbook pro (early 2015, 13-inch, 8G, Mojave 10.14.6). To be more specific: My macbook can see and send files to my iphone and ipad, but not vice versa. My iphone and ...
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Anti aliasing not working on external display

I have MacBook pro 13 inch 2017 with macOS Mojave version 10.14.5. then attach an Samsung External LCD model S24C450 through a USB-C to DVI converter. The text on External Display doesn't look good. ...
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Battery percentage is wrong and cannot wake from sleep, have to reboot a lot

MacBook Pro early 2013 3 Ghz Inte Core i7 running Mojave 10.14.6. Bought it used from Mac of All Trades about one year ago. Six months ago I replaced the internal SSD with a 1 Tb Aura SSD from OWC and ...
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Using a bash script to set up Proxies on macOS

Mojave 10.14.6 My company use Proxy. One Proxy for HTTP and One Proxy for HTTPS and some Bypass proxy settings for these Hosts & Domains. I was not able to reach google.com website because I had ...
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SSD always mounts as read-only on Mac OS Mojave

Every SSD is mounted as read-only on my 15" Macbook pro (with touchbar). For this reason, time machine doesn't backup anymore. IIRC, this all started happening after upgrading from 10.14.x to 10....
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What happened to jabber / hangouts options in messages? [duplicate]

Messages (on Mac OS X) used to let you add a gmail account for jabber -- it appears this is gone now? Is there a way to re-enable it?
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Unable to write to any external USB, even after formatting it

I have a MBP running OS X Mojave (10.14.2) Any USB drive I connect is always read-only and I can never write to it. I've tried the following: Multiple USB sticks Multiple USB-C slots (just in case) ...
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Mac OS X downloads do not begin, other app store downloads normal

I just acquired a mid-2014 Macbook Pro that's been reconditioned. It booted up in El Capitan, so my first order of business after the initial sign-in and setup was to attempt to upgrade the OS to ...

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