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Claiming free space partition: “it does not appear to be a valid Core Storage Logical Volume UUID or disk”

Some time ago, I divided my macBook into three partitions: macOS Sierra, Linux and a shared data partition. Now, I wanted to get rid of the third, merging it to the macOS one. Since I couldn't resize ...
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iOS Safari redirects users from the .org to the .cn version of the site when clicking Request Desktop Site

A user of a site that I work on reported that when they used the Request Desktop Site feature on their iPhone, they were redirected from the main site that ends in .org to to the Chinese .cn version ...
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Automator: how to clear 'got' items?

I've created an Automator workflow which (should) create a copy of a particular file in the currently selected folder. (i.e. select a folder, run the Quick Action, get a copy of the file in the folder....
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Messages: Online status or Last seen time

Is there any method for me to know if a user registered with Messages is currently online? Or, is it possible for me to determine when they were last seen? If not is there a way to find out using ...
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iCloud Drive stuck when uploading large amount of files?

Yesterday I decided to use iCloud Drive as my main cloud storage alternative, so I copied most important data from my external drive to the iCloud Drive folders and let it go all night long. Today ...
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macOS Mojave doesn't give out DHCP addresses with Internet sharing [on hold]

I want to use my Mac as a potential hotspot for my PPPoE cnnection, but while sharing Internet, the Wifi column shows a self assigned IP address and the dot beside it is yellow. I've tried contacting ...
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Where can I get macOS Catalina Beta version?

I have a MacBook Pro which came with macOS Mojave pre-installed. I have heard that macOS Catalina is releasing this fall. I want to use the beta version of it. Where can I get it?
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Screws required to attach HD's to mounting tray for Apple Mac Pro Tower Mid-2012

I recently ordered 2 new HD's for my Apple Mac Pro Tower however on opening my Mac, I found all the screws were missing in the last two trays. I borrowed as many as I could from the other two trays ...
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How can I copy and paste the complete contents of a PEM file?

I found out that I can view the contents of a PEM file by pressing the Spacebar, it's not possible to select the text. How can I copy and paste the file contents, because I need to paste it in this ...
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Portable monitor on Mac Mini not detected

I purchased a Zenscreen monitor recently from Asus so I can travel with my Mac mini. This screen connects via USB-C. The problem is that it isn't automatically detected unless another monitor is ...
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I cannot login into the Server App [on hold]

I try to login to my Server App via Screen Sharing and the progress wheel just spins and it doesn't let me login. I do not necessarily want to have to set up new Users and Groups via Terminal. Any ...
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Activity Monitor Always Open Without Me Opening It

Why is Activity Monitor randomly open all the time on my work laptop even though I never open it?? I'm using a Macbook Pro on Mojave.
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Mail: How to send message from selected account

I'm using Apple Mail version 12.4 running on macOS Mojave. I have configured it with several email accounts. When creating a new message, the sender's email is automatically selected. Mail's ...
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Macbook Air macOS high Sierra,128GB, 2013

I did partition and saw that Windows is being partitioned on main hard drive and I can't delete it. It took the free space. Now I have only 39 GB free space. How can I delete the Windows installation?
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Retina MacBook Air: External Monitor lag issue

I have a new 2018 Retina MacBook Air, 1.6Ghz i5, 16GB memory, Intel UHD Graphics 617 1536 MB. I am connecting this to an external monitor, a Dell P2415Q, using an HDMI cable and a Targus DOCK412USZ ...
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Delete all bookmarks from Google Chrome macOS app in one go

How can I delete all the bookmarks in Google Chrome macOS app with one delete command? Most solutions on the Web say to delete them one at a time. I have hundreds I want to clear. I imagine there is ...
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Batch Find and Replace in PDF

I am trying to do a batch find and replace operating in PDF files. Goal is to search for SKUs in a supplier's catalog and replace it with our sales price. Result does not have to look nice, as long as ...
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Prevent Mail pop up automatically when there's a new email

I'm using macOS Mojave. Apparently I've changed a setting - but can't figure out which one - that forces Mail to automatically pop up in the active desktop when there's new email. For instance, I'm ...
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Apple TV HD Washed Out

I have an Apple TV HD (2015) connected to a Panasonic 4K TV with edge lit local dimming and without any HDR features or support. I have recently noticed that the image on the Apple TV looks pretty ...
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Transferring photos from iPad Pro to new Mac computer with IOS system [on hold]

I have an Apple I pad pro containing my photos. Something is prohibiting me from being able to transfer onto the NEW APPLE COMPUTER. Help please! Gayle Perry
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error: process launch failed: Security [on hold]

When i run ionic cordova run ios --device -- I get the following error.. verbose(lldb) command script add -s asynchronous -f fruitstrap_828bb79436e53a8fe3e9d624710bf67bf3033f89.safequit_command ...
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How to stop iPhone from making a specific autocorrection?

My iPhone almost always replaces the word make (lower-case) with the word Male (yes, with a capital M). I don't get auto-correct suggestion in a bubble. The change happens automatically immediately ...
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Sync Apple Maps Favorites across personal devices

I have a MacBook (running macOS Mojave 10.14.5) and an iPhone (running iOS 12.3.1). I want to share my Favorites in Maps app between both the devices. They doesn't appear to sync whether I add Maps to ...
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Keyboard shortcut for a service stopped working

I have made a custom keyboard shortcut for Finder that runs a script that copies the full file path to the clipboard. The shortcut is Control + Alt + Command + C. It has always worked, but today it ...
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Site accessed by Intel Mac OS X and iPhone OS at the same time

I have created my own logging in a PHP script on my website. While doing this, I record a timestamp, IP address and HTTP referrer. I notice that I often have two hits as follows where it looks like an ...
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How to get Wi-Fi entry dialogue box to appear on MacBook

I’m having trouble connecting to the hotel WiFi. It is unlocked and not secured, but when you try to connect, usually a dialogue box opens and tells you to input a password and then you will be ...
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Why does BootCamp have slower internet speed than macOS?

I'm using a 15" MacBook Pro running macOS Mojave and Windows 10 via Boot Camp. I bought a Thunderbolt to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter recently. After I connected it, I could select 1 Gbps Speed & ...
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How many hard drives can you connect to an Apple AirPort Extreme? [duplicate]

I'm trying to connect up to four hard drives to my AirPort Extreme. I have hooked them up using a powered USB hub but currently, only two of the drives will show up. I have looked all over but I can't ...
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Save screen recording in mp4 format in macOS Mojave

Using the keyboard shortcut Command + Shift + 5 records screen nicely, but the output video is in Mov format, which makes it not playable (stream playing) in Google Chrome. Is there a way to make it ...
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Videos won't play on any browser after resuming MacBook Pro from sleep

Videos don't play after resuming my MacBook Pro from sleep. The video loads, I can go to different parts of the video, but it just won't play and give me the loading loop. This applies to almost all ...
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Prevent app from auto-launching upon system startup

I have downloaded and installed Sunflower remote control client for macOS. Every time I boot up my Mac, the software launches automatically. I do not want the app to launch on startup. I looked up ...
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How to tell which app added a photo to my iCloud Photo Library

Today I noticed some photos in my iCloud Photo Library which I did not put there. I'm not talking about any shared album, this is my personal library. This is alarming since I have never shared my ...
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Getting OCRmyPDF to work with PDFMiner

I'm trying to get OCRmyPDF to work on my Mac. I installed it successfully by running: brew install ocrmypdf But when I tried using it by running: ocrmypdf --redo-ocr input.pdf output.pdf I get ...
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Any good website or book for iOS troubleshooting? [on hold]

I’m a repair technician still learning iOS. I know this question may seem improper, but I’m so fed up with having to research and test myself iOS to learn how it works that here it goes: I’d be ...
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Apple TV can't login to iCloud

I have an AppleTV 3rd generation (A1469) that will not login to iCloud. After entering the correct password I get "Unable to sign in. Could not communicate with server". If I try the wrong ...
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Adjusting velocity input on GarageBand iOS for iPad Mini

I'm using a Samson Carbon 61 keyboard as a MIDI controller for GarageBand iOS, specifically on an iPad Mini. I can adjust the keyboard's velocity with the onboard hardware velocity controls, but the ...
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2.7GHz Intel Core i7 vs 2.6GHz 6‑core 9th‑gen Intel Core i7 [on hold]

I have a 15" 2016 2.7GHz Intel Core i7 MacBook Pro. It has 16GB 2133 MHz LPDDR3 and a 1TB SSD. I'm considering upgrading to the latest MacBook Pro, which has: 2.6GHz 6‑core 9th‑gen Intel Core i7 ...
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macOS_SDK_headers_for_macOS_10.14.pkg doesn't exist on my system

I am missing the macOS_SDK_headers_for_macOS_10.14.pkg file from /Library/Developer/CommandLineTools/Packages/. I found the link to download the .pkg, but I need an Apple Developer account, which ...
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How to delete 802.1x profile in OS 10.13 when Profiles does not display in System Preferences?

I am trying to delete an 802.1X eduroam profile that appears in my Network preferences in OS 10.13. The solutions I've found online say that this can be done in Profiles, in System Preferences. ...
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MacBook Pro stuck on Apple logo - tried everything.. help

Out of the blue my 2014 MacBook Pro running macOS Mojave is not booting.. it keeps freezing on the Apple logo. I’ve tried the following already: Ran it in recovery mode - ran first aid on the disk, ...
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Airpods connected to iMac, but not in the audio output device menu

The iMac sees airpods because I can connect/disconnect via the bluetooth menu. However, they don't appear in the list of audio output devices.
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How do I select part of an audio track in GarageBand 10.3.2?

I'm using GarageBand 10.3.2 on Mojave. I want to extract part of an MP3 file but I'm having trouble figuring out how to select the part I want. When I open my track I see the below. I want to ...
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Mac thinks USB is the wrong format

I have a USB drive that I cleaned and formatted as FAT32 on my Linux machine because Diskutil disableOwnership wouldn't work. I plugged it into the Windows machine with the files I need and copied ...
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Why did some screen shots randomly appear on my desktop?

I have many screenshots inside of folders on my desktop. Just now when I got onto my MacBook Pro, I found that many of these screenshots were outside of their folders (some were duplicates). I ran ...
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How To Keep 2 Folders In Sync Real-Time?

I would like to keep Keybase data folders backup up to my local computer with some kind of real-time file sync solution. Every time Keybase is opened, any local files sync to Keybase associated ...
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unable to resolve product type 'com.apple.product-type.system-extension' for platform macosx (in target SimpleFirewallExtension)) [on hold]

I am trying to build and run FirewallExtension sample app from https://developer.apple.com/documentation/networkextension/filtering_network_traffic on catalina beta version, but getting error unable ...
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How to set custom m4a format audio file as alarm tone on iPhone

How can a custom audio file (m4a format) be set as my alarm tone on an iPhone? I am using an iPhone 8 running iOS 12.3.
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MacBook Pro equipped with 16 GB RAM, never uses more than 8 GB

I have an early 2015 MacBook Pro equipped with 16 GB RAM. The computer however appears to be never using more than 8 GB. This is a screenshot of htop with the computer under heavy load (Large postgres ...
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Command + Delete (Move to Trash) command doesn't work

I have this problem for a long time, and I don't know how to fix it. When I press Command + Delete key sequence, it doesn't work. When I use the key sequence, I hear a beep. It was working before I ...
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What shortcut does ⌦ symbol in Camunda macOS app indicate and how to invoke it?

I am using the Camunda macOS app and I am wondering what does this shortcut mean (right facing delete key)?

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