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2 apple devices sharing same apple id’s causing issues

so my husband and i have two apple iphones (8 & xsmax) we share the same apple id to share contacts between the two devices. It used to work when we had a iphone 6&8 but then we upgraded to 8&...
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Apple Wireless Keyboard connecting with iPad, but not with MBP

Pretty much what the title says: my Apple Wireless Keyboard connects to an iPad perfectly, but not to my MacBook Pro. I used the usual process of switching the keyboard off, then holding the power ...
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I have a bug when I use Hotspot to a computer

I have an IPhone 7, I noticed that when I use hotspot to my laptop, the telephone has shots and the screen lag for the time that he tries to connect to the computer, after that the laptop can't ...
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Reply/to address for replies to emails that received no reply

Steps: I send an email. I wait some days, and I receive no response (the recipient never replies). I now wish to send a follow-up email. I locate the first email I sent (either by searching or ...
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Can you know the macOS version from the firmware version in Macs?

I’d like to know if it’s possible to know what macOS version is installed in a Mac (such as macOS 10.14.3) if you can get the firmware version (such as in System information). I sometimes cannot log ...
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make dictionary result white text in spotlight in mojave dark theme

I can't read the result. How do I make the text white? I am on macOS Mojave 10.14.4
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What's the mechanism of MacBook's sleep/hibernate? [on hold]

Is MacBook's sleep/hibernation a pure hardware implementation or it's software relevant? Can non-MacBook laptops sleep/hibernate like MacBook (quiet, low power consumption)? related to: What happens ...
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Prevent auto-pairing for headphone (Bluetooth)

I use my headphones to connect to my smartphone a lot, but only rarely to connect to my macbook (Sierra). Is there a way to prevent auto-pairing every time I power-up my bluetooth headphones? I've ...
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Disable “It looks like you are typing while in full screen” popup

iOS 12 has a new feature where if you're in full screen in Safari, if you tap or swipe repeatedly, you get a popup that says "It looks like you are typing in full screen. Typing is not allowed in full ...
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Unable to install python mysqlclient - OSError: mysql_config not found

I installed mysql through XAMPP. When I try pip install mysqlclient I get this error MBP-of-admin:django_project aanto$ pip install mysqlclient Collecting mysqlclient Using cached https://files....
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How do i correct an incorrect email address?

My wife's email address is [name]@icloud.com However when I am sending an email to her I start typing her email address I get this: [name]@icloud.com(DirectTV). I do not want Direct TV appended to ...
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FFFFFFFF problem with hybrid partitioned drive, not able to fix with the guide in other topics

Like many other uses who reported the same problem, I tried to install and delete Ubuntu in my 13' mid-2014 MBP, messed up and got FFFFFFFF-FFFF-FFFF-FFFFFFFF partition, tried to follow the solutions ...
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Right way to add paths to PATH in mojave

I'm not clear how to add permanently paths to the PATH env var. I've found several questions for this each time with a different answers. I created a .bash_profile in my home dir, but each time I ...
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How do I roll back my iOS version? The 12.2 update has broken my WiFi [duplicate]

When I updated my iPhone 8 to 12.2 (16E227), it broke the WiFi and now apps like YouTube can't connect and often times I can't even load apple.com in Safari. Podcast app also fails when streaming. ...
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Form Values decrypt

I want to look at the Form Values data file in /Users/USER/Safari. I have found out that the file is encrypted and the password is stored in the key manager. So far so good. Now I have the key and ...
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No more video output over USB-C [Solved]

I bought an LG 27UK600 a while ago, to go with my 2016 Macbook Pro. It worked perfectly for about 3 months, until a few days ago, when the Macbook's display did something weird (some strange colors) ...
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launchd error “Could not find and/or execute program specified by service”

I am trying to get a script to run from launchd at regular intervals. The service loads but does not run the script. The script itself is a very simple test script as follows: echo "Hello World!" &...
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How do I roll back my iOS version? The 12.2 update has broken my WiFi [duplicate]

When I updated my iPhone 8 to 12.2 (16E227), it broke the WiFi and now apps like YouTube can't connect and often times I can't even load apple.com in Safari. When I restart the phone then it works for ...
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Results of saved search disappear after showing search criteria

I have some saved searches that were created by a utility. I'm now in the directory ~/Library/Saved Searches. If I get info on the saved search file, I can see its query. (kMDItemSupportFileType != '...
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MacOS Macbook Pro Map Services not loading

I am facing issues with my MBP 2018 when trying to request map data. There is absolutely no problem in opening Maps but as soon as other Applications try to embed a MapView somehow, only a grid is ...
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Cursor often disappearing

I remember this issue happening to me since at least High Sierra, maybe Sierra, maybe before. When switching between spaces my mouse pointer is invisible until I click on the menu bar at the top of ...
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How to clear or delete my recent TextEdit.app documents list?

How to clear or delete my recent TextEdit.app documents list? I run Mojave 10.14.4
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dyld monitors DYLD_ variables behind the scenes [duplicate]

If I invoke DYLD_X=foo /bin/bash -c 'echo "<$DYLD_X>"' the output is <> while MY_VAR=bar /bin/bash -c 'echo "<$MY_VAR>"' outputs <bar> Switching to Bash 5: DYLD_X=foo /...
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Uninstall blocked system extensions?

Every time macOS Mojave starts (and High Sierra before that) and I log in I get six dialog boxes saying a system extension is blocked. The only information it gives me is the name of the organisation ...
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Search Issues on MacOS [duplicate]

For the past 2-3 months, I am having a weird issue on my Macbook Air. I was hoping if someone here can help me out. First, spotlight stopped searching on my mac. In the picture below, I am searching ...
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Insecure update error - SUPublicDSAKeyFile

A minute ago I had the following popup appear: Insecure update error! For security reasons, the file (dsa_pub.pem) indicated by the 'SUPublicDSAKeyFile' key needs to exist in the bundle's ...
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Which countries / regions are iTunes / Apple vouchers available for?

Where can I find out in which countries iTunes vouchers are available for purchase?
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Using single Apple ID with multiple Apple Developer Program memberships

My company has an Enterprise account to which I am enrolled under Developer role. The invitation was sent to my personal Apple ID. Now, I want to enroll into Apple Developer program as an individual, ...
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Unable to completely uninstall Zoom meeting app

I am unable to completely uninstall the Zoom meeting app from my Mac running macOS Mojave. I once installed the Zoom meeting app. Then I deleted it from Applications directory. Now, every-time I open ...
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Can I check if the cooling system of my Macbook Pro 15" Early 2013 works as intended?

I have this model: MacBook Pro "Core i7" 2.7 15" Early 2013 2.7 GHz Core i7 (I7-3740QM) Intro. February 13, 2013 Disc. October 22, 2013 Order ME665LL/A Model A1398 (EMC 2673) Recently ...
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Can't access files on external HDD from Finder but Terminal works fine

So I AM using the setting in 'Get Info' - "ignore permissions" and I have told it to apply it to recursive folders but still when I try to access folders in the Users directory I'm not able to. ...
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How to fully map Windows keys on Mac?

I have the latest iMac. I plug in ordinary Windows style keyboard (which I used when I worked on Windows PC). I'm aware of the Karabiner tool. Is there a complete rule-set that enable me to feel ...
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Safari extension to write browser history to local file [on hold]

Can a Safari extension access the browser history and subsequently write this to a local file (e.g. in a /tmp/ directory, or in a subdirectory of the extensions folder)? Where can I, as a novice ...
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Why my machine, automatically goes to this IP/domains

Why my machine, automatically goes to this IP/domains. I have installed VM with windows 7 and I have wordpress site with xammp server and that is all. Is they are safe domains or not? Because I see ...
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Can I upload unlimited data to archive.org? [on hold]

(with a free account) That's my question^. Somehow I should fill at least 30 characters lolololololololololool sry or this xD
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Does Safari browser history DB contain transition type?

The browser history of Safari is stored in ~/Library/Safari/History.db which is a regular SQLite database. For example, it can be viewed using SQLite Browser or queried using Python. The database ...
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Access Safari history in `~/Library/` bypassing SIP

I have a Python script which reads the Safari browser history by opening ~/Library/Safari/History.db and parsing the SQLite database. Unfortunately, on some Macs, the System Integrity Protection ...
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MacBook Pro external display black @ resolutions higher than 1080p

MacBook Pro 13 inch 2018 Using Nucleum Adapter, HDMI to HDMI cable. I connected my MBP to an external display (native resolution is 2560x1440), it detects it fine, and even recommends this ...
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macOS: How to keep an app and its new windows/dialogs always hidden?

I am running a 3rd party app on my Mac that spawns new small in-app windows/dialogs/popups almost every 3 seconds, to show the progress of a specific command. These windows are closed automatically by ...
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How to create a iOS Shortcut which sends a photo as a message without any user interaction

I am using the Shortcuts app for iOS and would like to create a very simple two-step shortcut: Take a picture using the iPhone's camera Send that picture to a specific contact via iMessage. I found ...
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iOS App Store: Unable to download and update apps due to Terms and Conditions loop, even after agreeing

When I go into the App Store and hit update, or try to download a new game, I get the prompt shown in the image. I hit OK, and it loads the Terms and Conditions just fine and there is a nice blue ...
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Replace hard drive whilst saving installed software

I want to replace hard drive on my 2012 MacBook Pro. I have all the data backed up, but the only thing I want is to keep all my installed software, mainly music software like native instruments, waves,...
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PDFs disapeared from iBooks

I suddenly lost many of my PDFs from iBook. The only thing suspicious that I did was bookmarking a non PDF book. I have iCloud back up enabled for iBooks. Something strange is showing up here though, ...
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How can you delete history on google using terminal [on hold]

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Wrote over partition map, now unable to boot even after attempted repair

Long story short - I was attempting to install bootcamp on my MBP and I suppose I wrote to a partition on my main ssd instead of the secondary ssd as intended. I attempted to create a new partition ...
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iPhone X. turns off, or well looks like it

So I have an iPhone X and I just recently reset my settings and I can’t figure out how to fix the part when I put my thumb over my front camera, and it looks like my phone turns off but it doesn’t ...
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How can I download and install macOS 10.12 SDK?

I need to download the macOS 10.12 SDK to build and run ispwDownloader (because there were no built downloads). How can I download and install the SDK? Searching the Web has not been helpful with the ...
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Force MacBook to install updates when it restarts

I kept getting an annoying notification alert "Some updates could not be installed, Restart / Remind me." I kept hitting "remind me tomorrow" until a couple nights ago. Since then I have restarted my ...
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USB CDC ACM device cannot be set to use 1.5Mbaud

I have a device which supports a USB Virtual COM port. When the device is connected and the serial port is configured to use 115200-8-N-1, I have no problem using minicom, screen, etc. to communicate ...
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iMac 21.5 late 2012; Can I upgrade to a 1TB SSD and boost RAM to keep this machine viable? [on hold]

Boots real slow and takes too long to populate websites and switch between and load apps. Can I upgrade to a 1TB SSD and upgrade RAM to keep this machine viable? It runs good once you are in an ...

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