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Quick Shortcut to skim through web search results

I wish to utilize all the shortcuts I can, but I'm not sure how it is called in the first place. (that must be why I cannot find the shortcut for it by searching..) I've seen a friend use it to speed ...
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“The operation can’t be completed because you don’t have permission to access some of the items.” when moving OneDrive files

OneDrive has a feature called "Files On-Demand", I'm playing arround with it and trying to figure out how it works. It looks like OneDrive uses sparse files as placeholders before the really file is ...
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Is it possible to prevent applications from changing power management status?

I have several apps that behave badly on an iMac when it comes to power management on macOS (Discord and Spotify). They are listed with Preventing Sleep set to Yes in Activity Monitor even though they ...
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Why would HardwareGrowler show my 'Apple T1 Controller' disconnecting?

HardwareGrowler just showed me the following notifications on my late-2016 13" MacBook Pro: Apple T1 Controller disconnecting. Network port en5 disconnecting. I'm sitting on my couch doing nothing ...
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Regain data from iphone 6s(not sure if plus) factory reset?

Sorry if this is not the right place to ask this, but I'm not sure of anywhere else I can post this. Some time ago I changed my iPhone(iPhone 6s or 6s plus, not sure which, should be latest ios, 12 ...
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How to require password for redownloading apps from App Store?

Little kids keep redownloading deleted apps, and I can't stop them, because apparently Apple doesn't ask for a password to redownload deleted app, it only requires password when installing new apps. ...
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APFS system volume gone after Macbook Air logic board failure

I only have partial information, and do not 100% know the exact OSx version or how full the drive was, but I think it was pretty topped out. No recent backups, important data, and I have already put ...
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My Mac OS X Lion is stuck on version 1.0.21. What Do I Do? [closed]

I’m stuck on the Mac OS X utilities
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Why is Preview causing the colors to incorrectly blend in these PDF images?

I made the following image in PDF format (a figure for a scientific work): On my Linux machine, I've opened this image in evince and okular and it looks like it appears here just fine. It also ...
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Invitees Missing on iMac

When using the default iCloud calendar on my iPhone or iPad, I have the option of adding invitees to my calendar events. Using the same iCloud account and calendar on my iMac, the option to add ...
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Black screen after FileVault restart

I’ve recently bought a 2014 MacBook Air 11 and while I was going through the encryption shutdown and hasn’t restarted. Just sat there with a black screen and the Apple logo glowing. I was wondering if ...
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How can I automatically trigger a bash script before my Mac goes to sleep?

I am aware of the options suggested in Possible to run scripts on sleep and wake?. I am ideally looking for a native option that doesn’t require installing a third-party app or binary. The closest I ...
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macOS ScreenShare to VNC host stuck on “connecting”

I have a linux VNC server which works fine through TigerVNC. But if I try to connect to the same VNC server through the ScreenShare app, it get stucks indefinitely in the "Connecting" dialog after ...
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Tab, Caps lock, Tilde/backtick, Escape keys stopped working on Apple Wired Keyboard after macOS 10.14.6 update

I am using Mid 2015 15" MBP with Thunderbolt display and Apple Wired Keyboard. Recently after an update to macOS Mojave 10.14.6 certain keys on my Apple Wired Keyboard stopped working. Keys are: 1. ...
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Recovery Mode can't see new drive but USB installer can

I'm having a lot of difficulty replacing a dead SSD in a 2013 macbook pro. Before the drive died the computer was running a fairly old version of OS X, seemingly Yosemite. I bought an OEM ...
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What Art Program Was it [closed]

I had 2008 iMac for LONG time, it finally could no longer be Nuked to Restore the system. What I loved about it other than the iMovie, was the Art Program that ran on it. I could wipe the background ...
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How do I stop my iPhone from repeatedly asking me to trust my Mac [duplicate]

I have an iPhone 7 with IOS 12.4 and a MacBook Air (Mojave). Just recently, my iPhone has started asking me to trust my MacBook EACH time I connect to it (eg, through the USB cable when charging), ...
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Numbers: menu or list to jump to a specific sheet?

Is there a way to access a menu or list of all the sheets in a Numbers document, so I can quickly jump to one specific sheet without having to scroll or page one-by-one with the previous/next keyboard ...
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The identity of “imap.gmail.com” cannot be verified

Has anyone come across this issue? What is going on and how do you solve it? Is pressing confirm okay? This occurred when I went into MacBooks Notes app where I keep my notes. Here is some of the ...
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iOS 13 and ionic v3 and cordova 8 compatibility [closed]

I have a question. Our mobile product has been built using a combination of Ionic v3 and Cordova v8, and I am concerned that our product might not be compatible with the (upcoming) iOS 13. Any ...
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Can I force Safari to show the toolbar in login windows?

When I buy something on a website, Safari often opens a popup window for payment (e.g. for logging into PayPal). This popup doesn't have a toolbar, which means my password manager extension (...
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iPhone: Disable syncing for mail account, but keep existing e-mails

I have a university e-mail account (Exchange, if that makes a difference) which for reasons that aren’t relevant to this question does not work at the moment. The underlying user account has been ...
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Using iMac in Target Display Mode with a MacBook Pro

I'd like to use my old iMac (27-inch, Late 2012) as an external display for my old MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2009). The hard drive in the iMac is failing, so until I get it replaced, I've installed ...
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Any one know how to remove this shared chrome instance?

This keeps popping up and showing current tabs from a colleague's computer. Any way to disable this? It may be because we're using a global apple ID but unsure. Thanks in advance.
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iPhone 6 - no photos/videos in “Recently Deleted” Album but storage settings displaying that I have over 19GB of photos in “Recently Deleted” Album

As mentioned in the title, I have over 19gb of storage taken up according to the iPhone Storage settings, as shown: However, I have already deleted all my photos and videos in the "Recently Deleted" ...
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Script Wi-Fi SSID switch if on SSID “X”

I'm stuck on a script to switch a Mac to a different SSID if its already connected to a certain SSID. What I need the script to do is: Check what SSID the Mac Wi-Fi is using If it is on SSID called ...
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macOS forgets login screen keyboard setting, falls back to US English [duplicate]

My keyboard setting is German. After restart the login screen keyboard setting is always US English. How can I permanently change the keyboard to German, also for login after restart?
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Is there a way to create a custom keyboard shortcut in OSX?

I'd like to press a custom set of keys (i.e. CTRL+`) to instead act like I am pressing a different set of keys (i.e. CTRL+]). How can I accomplish this? In the keyboard shortcuts menu I'm only seeing ...
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How to get date when photo is clicked from android phone and is transferred to iPhone via Xender?

I have clicked few pictures from my android phone few months back. Today when I transferred those photos to my iPhone, it shows me created date as today. Is there a way in iPhone to get actual created ...
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After unused for a while, MacBook Pro can't access internet and gets the spinning ball of death

Here are my stats and a brief summary of the problem: MacBook Pro 15 inch Touch Bar 2018 (MR932. Core i7 2.2 GHz, 16 GB, 256 GB, Radeon Pro 555X) running Mojave v10.14.6. Sometimes after unused for a ...
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Duplicate emails when sending to group on iOS

I have a group in my contacts where some people have multiple emails addresses. Starting an email on macOS does what I want, but starting email on iOS tries to send email to all their addresses. ...
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Changing date created of bulk files to 9 hours before

I have 3000 files which all have different dates in which they were created. For example a file has a date created timestamp of: 1 August 11:05. How can I use the terminal to change the timestamp to 9 ...
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iphone 7 wont do anything after replacement screen!

i had to replace my iphone 7 screen after getting pink lines across my screen. I disconnected the battery etc and fitted the new screen, i plugged in battery and switched it on the apple logo appears ...
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Does Google Maps upload my photos?

Just the other day I got a push notification message that asked if I wanted to upload certain photos I took at a certain place to Google Maps for that place. It kind of shocked me since I never ...
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I can use my watch to ping my phone, but how can i use my phone to ping my watch

I have an Apple Watch and one if its most useful functions is that I can swipe up and tap the ping iPhone icon to make my iPhone beep at me. This saves my bacon 4 or 5 times each week when I misplace ...
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(Re)install Mac OS and install default needed apps

We've got a mid-sized company (~20 people) and everyone has a Mac OS system. Every now and then we need to reinstall or install new systems. It is a pretty cumbersome procedure to reinstall all our ...
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How to setup properly Clover EFI?

I need a little help to how to setup Clover Bootloader - to handle a dual-boot on a late 2008 unibody Mac(Intel dual-core 2GHz, 4GB). This Mac is already containing two partitions - see below - but ...
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Photos: decrease in quality when exporting a live photo as a gif

The photos app decreases the quality of each frame to terrible levels when exporting a live image as a gif. Can somebody suggest a fix or an alternative?
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How to remove all checked items in Notes?

How can I remove all checked items in Notes on iOS easily? From e.g. a grocery list, I want to remove all items (checkbox and text) that have been checked with a simple action. I think I did this ...
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My MacBook Pro is Getting Shutdown when I plug USB Cable

My MacBook Pro is not detecting USB and most of the time it is getting Shutdown when I plug USB cable into any of USB ports. This was not a case earlier. I have been using this for years, but this ...
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Can I stop music on MacBook Pro with TouchBar directly?

I bought a MacBook Pro with TouchBar and found out that I could not stop the music directly. I have to first tap on the left-pointing arrow on the Touch Bar, and after expanding the menu I finally ...
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Safari browser popup message

This happened to my friend. Whenever Safari closes and reopens she gets a small popup as follows in her iMac (OS X 10.11.6, Safari v. 11.1.2). She never clicks the button but in order to try and stop ...
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How can I ground this charger

This charger came with my MacBbook Pro which I bought from India. The other end is connected to the magsafe adapter's ground pin. What do I need to insert here?
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linux servers connected to xsell6 are always falling down [closed]

why do linux servers that connect with xsell6 always fall I don't know why? the frequent stagnation caused me great distress
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Webpage Login Issues — How to Diagnose

I have two Macs: a 2015 iMac that lives on my desk, and a 2013 MacBook Air. I have accounts at usaa.com, and like to use Safari. While I can log into USAA's webpage easily on the Air, I'm not able to ...
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Macbook Air Mid 2012 A1466 Power button not working

Thanks for stopping by. As the title states, when I press the power button on the keyboard, nothing happens. This is a ongoing problem I've had for a couple months now and it's starting to get on my ...
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Can't access Recovery Mode (2011 Mac Mini)

I was gifted a 2011 Mac Mini and I decided to try and get the thing up and running with a recent enough version of MacOS. When I turned the thing on, I was greeted with a fast boot to grub, indicating ...
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macOS Mojave default login screen cannot be changed

After following the instructions in this post (How do I change the login screen background in macOS Mojave?), I still could not change the login screen on start up. It works when I log out, but not ...
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Macbook Pro Mojave 10.14.6 shutdown hangs sometimes after using iMovie

ok Ive been researching this for a few months now. My mbp hangs on shutdown, meaning it reaches as far as the black screen but the keyboard is lit and its still warm. Actually itll get super hot if ...
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Securing Macbooks for new employees [closed]

We are a new company and we provision Macbooks for our new employees. We have proper MDM on our roadmap to be rolled out within 6 months, but in the meantime we need to make sure the company's ...

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