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What's the duration of a In-App Purchase Promo Code for Auto-Renewable Subscription's?

I just can't seem to find any answer to this question on the internet, so it might be good to just ask it here for future reference of people Googling the same question. In my App, I have a Auto-...
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How to paste files using Applescript (or bash)?

I want to paste a file copied by Finder in the terminal. Sth like pbpaste but for binaries. (pbpaste itself just returns the basename of the copied file.)
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Unable to mount my WD Easy Store 4TB [duplicate]

I am unable to mount my WD Easy Store 4TB on my Mac. I am using macOS Mojave - 10.14.5. I tried several commands using terminal to unmount, but all in vain. It shows ejected but still shows in ...
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Getting Syntax Error “Can’t get every text item.” while creating new Service on Mac

I am getting the following syntax error while creating new Service on Mac while using below script, I have attached screenshot as well: "Can’t get every text item." on searchReplace(theText, ...
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Data loss due to lost connection when transferring to External HDD - are they on the HDD actually?

I did a cut and paste (Comd+C then Comd+Opt+V) on my Mac 10.14’s Finder to move some .mov files from my internal SSD to my WD My Passport External Harddrive (connected by USB 3.0 with a USB-C to USB ...
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Problem backing up my iPhone to my Mac, the iPhone icon does not appear in iTunes

I have an 2010 iMac running High Sierra. I have iTunes version 12.8.2.3 and iOS version 12.3.1. I want to backup my iPhone to my computer using iTunes. In the past I could connect my iPhone to my ...
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Reminders Disappeared from MacOS, remain in iOS

All my reminders and reminder lists disappeared within the last couple of days on MacOS 10.10.5. If I open Reminders.app for long enough it displays "xxx completed" where xxx looks to be at least in ...
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Which Mac models are afflicted with the “repeating keypress” issue?

My Mac is starting to exhibit unwanted key repeats, where tapping a key once will show two keypresses on screen. This problem is documented at https://discussions.apple.com/thread/8536157 Which ...
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Macbook shut itself down during sleep and won't boot unless leave it for a few days

model: macbook 13'3 with retina display (2013 late autumn) OS: 10.10.5 symptons: The macbook shut itself down while I put it to sleep with amost 60% battary left; Won't turn on by pressing power ...
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Command, tab, and mouse click not working, rest of keyboard and mouse movement still works

A few days ago I posted about how my macbook pro had a glitch where everything except the volume, brightness, and mouse movement stopped working. I am now having a similar but very distinct problem ...
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Calendar invite sends email to one address and invite to another

When I send my partner an iPad calendar invite to one email address she gets a Calendar invite, but if I send the invite another address (a gmail one) she gets an email message. How can I set up ...
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Apple Books on Mojave stuck

I launched Apple Books on my 2016 MacBook Pro (10.14.5) to continue reading some book I had started on my iPad Pro (where it was purchased). As expected the book was in the cloud so I double clicked ...
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Macbook Pro 2015 continuously powered on

I have a Macbook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015). As it is slowly aging, I'm starting to consider leaving it continuously powered on. Currently it stays most of the day powered on, for about the ...
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Touch ID to wake up macbook pro 2018, only works sometimes

Sometimes I am able to wake up my Macbook from a completely black screen with just the touch ID. But sometimes I have to press a keyboard key or move the mouse before using the touch ID in order to ...
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How do I transfer files fast over two network shares?

I have two shares (A, B) on the same volume on a synology NAS. I'm have the two shares mounted in finder, but when copying or moving files it takes forever, even with SMB3 on. I can of course use ...
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Do all Magsafe adapters have removable extension cables?

I have a 60W MagSafe charger (2012 Macbook Pro) and am wondering if the extension cord is removable so that I can just plug the actual "brick" into the wall with a fitted adapter? It doesn't seem like ...
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iOS counting app with calculations

I am looking for an iOS app that works like a simple counter but also does simple calculations like running averages. There is an android app called multicounter but I have not found an iOS equivalent....
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Parition disapeared after deleting Linux

I had a 70gig partition running Ubuntu that I deleted from Disk utility (was gonna reinstall with Kubuntu instead). However, once the operation was complete, I was just left with the Mac partition (~...
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How to switch apps on iPhone with a Bluetooth keyboard

For some reason my Logitech K380 keyboard won't let me switch between apps using Cmd+Tab. Is this a fault with my keyboard? Also how would I select menu options on screen with the keyboard? Thanks ...
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How to Jump to A Specific Window in Mac OS? [duplicate]

I often have a million windows opened, and I use spotlight to jump directly to the window of interest, by typing the app's name. This works well for app like Slack, where only one window will be ...
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Viber for macOS and the location of ViberDownloads folder

Is there a way to set the location of ViberDownloads folder for the Viber desktop application for macOS?
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Stop moving desktop with multiple Chrome windows

I recently have really annoying issue with Chrome. I am using Mac OSX 10.14.5 Mojave with Chrome version 75.0.3770.142 Here is the issue. I have two Chrome windows and I put each window to each ...
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Is there any way to disable APFS local snapshots?

APFS local snapshots are generally a pain for me, especially on some of my systems with small internal drives. All of my systems have Time Machine backups and the hourly backups it performs are more ...
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Are there Unix pipes possible on Mac? [on hold]

I need to implement communication between two very different executables, a compiled C++ binary and the large Python-based framework, and it is not so that Python could call the C++ binary or other ...
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Mac Mojave : Permission denied error on creating Image using Disk Utility

I am getting permission denied error on creating image of Mac 10.14. The order of steps are: Use Mac 10.14 Go to disk utility File --> Image from Folder --> Select the Macintosh HD(ie Selcting the ...
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applescript CURL with authentication fails

QUESTION: i need a working method to be used in applescript to get the right source of the page, WITHOUT loading the page. sample link: https://www.idealista.it/immobile/16679597/ result: wrong html,...
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How can I find what program is preventing my Mac from going to sleep?

My Mac is set to go to sleep after 5 mins of inactivity, and typically this works fine. But every week or so I find that my Mac no longer goes to sleep and nothing I have tried stops this behavior. ...
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Localhost page keep returning message :This site can’t be reached localhost refused to connect

I am using docker on Mac pro. the localhost page keeps returning the below message when i do a docker-compose up -d: This site can’t be reached localhost refused to connect. Try: Checking the ...
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How do I fix all menus and dialogs randomly becoming blank [duplicate]

Menu bar Right click context menu in Chrome for example - (Note: the issue is not limited to chrome. it affects the context menu in every app) Either the logout or shut down dialog - I can't tell ...
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How to create Mac executable file like Dmg using Bash script [on hold]

Jdk ,ICNS ,Jar etc keep in same folder but how to create executable file for mac please let me know using bash file(.sh) Need to create a file I can double-click and run instead of typing in the path ...
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Connect to a VPN server through a Raspberry (connected VPN client)

I'm trying to connect from my MacBook to the VPN server, which is accessible from the Raspberry as it's a connected VPN client. MacBook (172.25.0.139) ---> Raspberry (172.25.0.14) ---> [...
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Data loss due to lost connection when transferring from Mac 10.14 SSD to External HDD [on hold]

I did a cut and paste (Comd+C then Comd+Opt+V) on my Mac 10.14’s Finder to move some .mov files from my internal SSD to my WD My Passport External Harddrive (connected by USB 3.0 with a USB-C to USB ...
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How to check if photos are already in Photos on MacOS?

I have a rather large Photos library (> 100GB). I am in the process of tidying up a few USB hard drives containing, among others, a bunch of photos. How to check which photos on these drives are ...
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Copying mp3 files to an iPad or iPod without iTunes? (from Windows, Mac or Linux) [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to copy a set of mp3 files to my iPad, and/or perhaps even my old iPod. A long time ago I used to do this with iTunes which I strongly dislike, but it seemed to be the only ...
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Missing Reminders since upgrade to Catalina beta

I am using macOS 10.14.5 and all but one of my reminder lists have gone. I have macOS Catalina Beta installed on a separate testing partition and all my Reminders are there. But they don't appear on ...
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UBUNTU on MacOS, windows already installed

I am installing UBUNTU on my MACOS Mojave while windows 10 is already installed through bootcamp. I've tried the instructions in Installing Ubuntu on Mac with macOS and Windows already installed but ...
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ESC exits fullscreen mode in Safari. How to disable this? [duplicate]

There are a variety of answers already given to this question. Each of them is a gross, fragile hack. Except the one apparently preferred by the mods, which is a gross, fragile hack which no longer ...
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how can i launch new tab with same directory in UNIX using perl script and my rest perl script will run in new tab [closed]

I have used system("konsole --new-tab"); command to open new tab but it open new tab whose directory is my home directory and my rest perl code run in old terminal . so plz help me that how can i ...
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How do you get an audiobook to repeat? [duplicate]

When I made a playlist from a book from audible it shows up on my iPhone as a playlist but it won't play and in fact says "won't play." In the past I have done this successfully and I don't know what ...
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Using an app purchased on home Apple ID on Mac using a work Apple ID

I want to purchase Final Cut Pro on my home computer Apple ID, but then use it on my work computer, which is normally logged into a separate work only Apple ID. How can I do that?
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How to see the latest apps released in the App Store?

I seem to remember that you could view the latest apps/games released in any category of the App Store. I used to love trying out new games and you could usually find a few gems that you otherwise ...
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iPhone not turning on, not responding to hard reset, not responding to charger

About 2 days ago, my iPhone 6 decided to stop working. I tried to see what the error was but it decided not to respond to a charger, it would not respond to a hard reset or even when I tried to ...
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How do I insert the cursor after the last word (that is misspelled)?

Latest iOS, using Safari. I am often writing a post on SE and the last word I left off on is a misspelling. For instance ... so I definitely prefer QO to Homeline. * The misspelled word ...
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HELP; CountIFs function?

Cells F25:F406 contain dropdown lists with 15 different names. Cells J25:J406 contain checkboxes. I want one cell to count when 1 of those 15 people select their name from the dropdown list AND ...
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Dictating spelled numbers in English and other languages

Is there a way to have iOS voice dictation spell out numbers? Although it’s not that common to spell out numbers in English, in my experience it seems a lot more common in foreign languages such as ...
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iPad notes to Pages

Using my iPad Pro, I draft many notes using the well-known Notes app. Next, I would like to polish them and add more detail therefore on Pages, but I could not find yet an efficient way to “import” ...
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Macbook Air (mid 2012) Efi Firmware Downgrade –to original

I want to bring back my beloved Macbook Air 2012 (MBA5,2) to its 'original firmware'. I have identified the file as MBA51_00EF_B01.scap, which I extracted using unpkg over the downloadable offered by ...
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Dual external monitor with Macbook pro, second one glitching

I'm using this MB Pro: Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro - Space Gray 2.3GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz 16GB 2133MHz LPDDR3 memory 256GB PCIe-based SSD Intel Iris Graphics ...
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In iOS or macOS Contacts App, I would like to duplicate a contact. What is the easyest way to do this?

I am planning to keep some of the info in the original contact and all of it in the copy, where I would later add more. What is the best way to accomplish this.
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View only unread messages in macOS Messages

Is there any way to view only unread messages in Messages.app in macOS? The behavior I'd like is basically the same behavior as a Mail.app smart mailbox showing on unread emails. The volume of texts ...

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