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Strokes is getting deleted while writing

When I’m writting with a stylus while keeping my hand on my iPad 6th gen ios 12.1.4, some of the strokes keeps dissapearing My attempt to resolve I found solution online suggesting me to turn off ...
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Basic utility to read files with browse option [duplicate]

I am trying to open a file under /usr folder using Atom editor. File path : /usr/local/Cellar/maven/3/libexec/conf I am not able to find an option like windows browse where I can type/paste the file ...
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smb server not showing in the Finder sidebar under Locations

I installed samba on linux. From Finder > Go > "Connect to Server …" I can connect to the server and see my folders. The server shows up in the Finder sidebar under Locations. When I unmount the ...
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AppleScript : convert decimal to hours / days

How can I convert the value on my script from decimal to hours / or day? For converting decimal to hour I believe it's : hours + (minutes /60) but my variable is in this format : 23....
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How to zoom in on picture in Apple Keynote

I've been trying to figure out how to slowly zoom in or ease in on a picture in keynote. I would like the effect to be something like this -> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6af4AQG-r4E (go to 0:55 ...
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The application is not open anymore

I am trying to open Discord.app but it doesn't open, instead I get a box that says The application "Discord.app" is not open anymore. I press cmd shift esc and I can see Discord.app in the list, ...
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how to view raw images on iMac or iphone

I take a photograph with my iPhone were does the image go, both the RAW image and the jpeg. Seems like I have to use the Photo app to see these images but i don't know if they are jpegs or raw. They ...
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AppleScript Date calculation

I created this script to do date calculation between a date and today, but for some reason I get a decimal number. How can I just get the number of date without decimal point ? Tried to use a ...
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Keyboard shortcut to go to previous window

I use two monitors. On monitor A I have: Chrome window On monitor B I have: Chrome window Text editor window Let's say I view the Chrome window on monitor A, and then Text editor window on ...
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Does “Disable and Delete” delete photos from your Apple devices after 30 days? or will they only be deleted in iCloud.com?

Does "Disable and Delete" delete photos from your Apple devices after 30 days?. I mean, if iCloud Photos remains turned on in iPhone, for example after the 30 days, will the photos be deleted?
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Finder thinks item exists after it's already been deleted (Samba)

First, I copied foo.7z to my SMB share (zfs zpool, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Samba 4.7.6) through finder. Over SSH, I moved it elsewhere on the server. I tried copying a different foo.7z again to the same ...
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When MacBook runs out of battery after restart message problem detected occurs

For some months I have the following problem: After a restart (when my MacBook Pro 2017) runs out of battery, and after having logged in, a message that the computer was shut down unexpectedly occurs. ...
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my App Store is broken for Mac High Sierra 10.13.5

I will click featured or something else and it doesn't work it is making me mad someone please help me out thanks I appreciate it
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anyone able to install High Sierra on a Macbook Air mid-2011?

I've tried several times and get into a Kernal panic loop every time. I read something about needing a firmware upgrade before this can be done. Any help?
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How to make `sudo su` run startup scripts?

Supposedly the bin/sh shell that is the default root shell is not strictly a "bash" shell, but is a POSIX compliant equivalent. According to this site, when you invoke the shell executable of a "...
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Does iOS 12.2 force update to Watch OS 5?

I'm a happy user of WatchOS 4 on my Apple Watch series 1 and, till iOS 12.1, I've never had a problem syncing my not updated Apple Watch with my updated iPhone. Now I updated my iPhone to iOS 12.2 ...
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How to find the list of icons that can be used in mac cli applications

I'm currently developing a node cli application and having used npm tools, my interest has been piqued by the use of npm-check and its use of icons in its cli interface. eg: There must be plenty of ...
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How do I observe and control a macOS update using `softwareupdate`?

I made the mistake (don't ask) of entering softwareupdate -ia --verbose in Terminal, which is now stuck doing — I don't know what: Software Update Tool Finding available software Downloading ...
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Unknown port - Looking for a VGA converter

I have the following plug-in hole to put a converter to plug it to a VGA screen. Issue is I've never seen such type of plug-in. Does anyone know about it, please? Thanks.
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Weird problem with external display

I've just connected MacBook Pro 13" (new one with USB-C) to my external display (quite old Samsung, 24", 1920x1200) via HDMI and there is a weird glitch on the bottom of the screen. I used this ...
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MacBook Pro Keys Stopped Working, USB Keyboard Works Fine

Ok first ok all I apologize if this isnt the place for this post. Basicaly yesterday I bought a used mid 2012 MacBook Pro non retina. It was a good deal and I needed a computer to start working from ...
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Custom emoji's in iOS? [duplicate]

Is there a way to add custom emoji's to iOS? Example: Custom Tongue Emoji 👅 (https://emojipedia.org/tongue/) Add a variant that has options for colors or a piercing. Jolly Rancher Tongue - Blue, ...
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Using Favorites from Character Viewer on another Mac [duplicate]

I would like to use the list of customized Favorites in Character Viewer from my Macintosh on my co-worker's Mac. Is there a way to do so?
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Bootcamp Error Mojave

I can't run bootcamp because a error that can't partition disk! I've tried all the thinks in other questions. I've tried /sbin/fsck -fy No Time Machine, no FileVault. Mojave updated. Can you help ...
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Apple script to change main display

I have 3 displays, MacBook and 2x4k. My main display is one of 4k. The issue is when I lock computer often 2nd 4k Display (not main) move all full screen apps to MacBook, MacBook to this 4k. Only main ...
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How to prevent open tracking in Gmail app on iOS

Google's documentation says: Images will always appear in the Gmail app on your iPhone or iPad. (This is different from opening Gmail in a browser on a computer, where I see settings that provide ...
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Macbook Pro 2018: No Sound over Displayport after sleep

i use a Macbook Pro 2018 13" with the last Mojave Version. For better work, i use the LG 34WK95U-W as external Monitor over Thunderbolt 3. Always is fine. The Macbook is still loading over the Monitor ...
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Downloading large files in background on iOS 12

I usually download large file in YouTube app for offline viewing , also use “Shortcut” app to download large file, I have set background refresh on for both the apps The problem is that , the moment ...
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ChunkWM suggests cding into directory that does not exist ~/Library/LaunchAgents

When trying to install chunkwm, with MacPorts, I'm getting an instruction to, Symlink prepared agent and start it: cd ~/Library/LaunchAgents ln -s /opt/local/Library/LaunchAgents/com....
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Safest way to activate a “backup” iPhone, to be kept on a lower version of iOS

I have a Jailbroken iPhone 6S on iOS 12.1.1, and I am really, really happy with my current setup. I want to stay on this version of iOS for as long as I possibly can—several years at minimum. I have ...
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Pipe Terminal Output To Notification, If Output Contains Specific Phrase?

I have a long series of commands that I run on a semi-regular basis. Sometimes, completion of the commands requires user input via password prompt or other responses and sometimes information is ...
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How to log the search history in Mac Dictionary when using the pop-up dictionary mode

how to log the search history in mac dictionary The answer to this post provides an AppleScript to record the words that have been looked up by actually opening the Dictionary app (using an assigned ...
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My MacBook Pro doesn’t wake up after sleep mode

I have a MacBook Pro 13" (2013). After it goes into sleep it does not wake up. I see the tabulator key light goes on if I press it, but the monitor stays black. I can only restart the Mac by pushing ...
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iMac dual monitor set-up cursor locked on main screen in gameplay

Lately, when playing video games on my iMac configured with an external display, I noticed that I can't navigate to my external monitor. It is quite annoying to me, since I need to access it to turn ...
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Open Keychain Access Get Info window after loading certificate

I add in my program certificate to login keychain and opened Keychain Access application. I wanted also to open Get Info window for this specific certificate automatically. But it is neither possible ...
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How can I boot back to Mojave from Boot Camp 6 with password-locked boot manager?

The situation is as follows: I have a MacBook Air 13" (early 2015), which was corporate but the employer allowed me to buy it when I was changing jobs. I have installed Windows 10 from an official ...
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Command + Tab sometimes does not switch to maximized window of app in another Space

An app (such as Firefox) is opened and maximized on another Space. I'm on a separate Space, and then when I hit Command + Tab, to switch to Firefox, I can see its menu is displayed at the top of the ...
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Which iPhone app is connecting to e.crashlytics.com?

My iPhone tries to connect to e.crashlytics.com several hundred times a day (and this is just the time it is connect to my wifi), according to my Pi-hole. How can I identify the app that tries to ...
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After latest Safari update, bank websites don't recognize my computer or autofilled name+pwd

I'm running 10.13.6 on a late-2014 MBP. After the latest Safari update (to 12.1), bank websites don't recognize my computer and/or autofilled user name+password. Facebook says it doesn't recognize ...
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Transfer media files from an Android device to an iOS device

Is there any software or app that can directly transfer media files (videos, images, audio) from an Android device to an iOS device (similar to AirDrop)?
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Is it possible to temporarily skip media restore in WhatsApp?

I use WhatsApp on an iPhone X. I have chat history and media backed up on my iCloud. The total size of the backup is around 6 GB. I had to send in the iPhone X for repair, and I’m using a temporarily ...
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What can an Apple Watch do beyond what an iPhone can already do? [on hold]

I'm fairly invested in the Apple system of devices (Mac at home/work, iPad for fun, iPhone always on me) but I'm still struggling to see the value proposition of the Apple Watch. It just doesn't seem ...
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Is there a method to force rebuild all packages in MacPorts? [on hold]

If something changes (base OS dependency) or I want to rebuild all of my MacPorts with a new compiler, as in the case of an upgrade or install of xCode, how would I go about doing it?
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What could cause my MacBook Pro's built-in trackpad to freeze?

When I reboot my laptop, the built-in trackpad works, so I'm fairly confident that it's not a hardware problem, but when I've been using it for a while with my Bluetooth keyboard and trackpad, and ...
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MagSafe 2 - not charging

On my MagSafe 2 plug for my mbp 13 retina (2014) the charger is not working. If I let the charger rest unplugged from the computer then it will turn the green led on for one second then it will turn ...
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Being able to colour in a PDF with the pencil

I have the ipad 9" (not pro) with the apple pencil. I'd like to get a PDF with colour in pages and then on the ipad be able to colour in with the Apple pencil (think of the Pigment app, where you can ...
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Why is my MacBook bluetooth no longer connecting to Bose AE2 SoundLink headphones?

Last year I bought a pair of Bose AE2 SoundLink headphones, no small purchase. For a year now they have paired will with my MacBook mid-2015. Now they do not, even though the Bluetooth feature on ...
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“arp-a” question

when I type "arp -a" I get all devices on local right? my question is this how come when I type this command into 2 separate machines,I get 2 different results? and when I ping the router not all ...
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Why are my guests in VirtualBox so slow?

I have Mojave 10.14.3, running VirtualBox 6.0.4 and with Debian 9 (with XFCE) as the guest OS. I have installed the guest additions, no errors. I can verify that the usual vbox modules are running: ...
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Selectively Disable Notifications/Alerts Calendar

Is it possible to only receive notifications in a shared calendar of events that you are invited to or that you created yourself? I don't need alerts or notifications to an event I only want to be ...

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