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Parental controls - I can't add time

I am at the end of my rope with parental controls. I set up time of day restrictions and daily time limits on my daughters computer to limit screen time by default. From time to time I want to ...
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My Apple iPad Pro big one

Help me, I’ve used iPads for years ,I but this new one over a year ago or so and I stilll have the small one,I’m going to charge and use the little one,it’s old as sin and hard for me to read ...
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Open SMB command still prompting for login in finder

I've got a script that sends the magic packet to wake up my server, then it mounts the network drives. It works fine on 2 of the 3 laptops in my household. The third, using the same script, asks for a ...
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Trackpad sticks by juice

I have a Macbook Pro 13' late 2013. Its trackpad can be "actually" tapped down, not faked response like later models. I spilt juice on it by accident and juice came into the trackpad through the gap. ...
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Mac equivalent to AutoHotkey's PixelSearch?

I am aware of AutoHotkey alternatives such as Hammerspoon, Karabiner, and Keyboard Maestro, but do any of these have a way to search for a pixel with a specific colour on the display like how ...
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Buying stuff with IPAD

Every time I buy additional lives on a game i play on my IPAD I get emails saying my account is locked or that I bought something I didn’t. I don’t fall for that crap but when I don’t purchase ...
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Apple Profile Manager - SCEP Server Configuration Not Supported and associated problems

I am trying to enrol several iPads onto our MacServer using Profile manager. I am trying to do this by accessing Profile Manager from the device itself: our.domain.macserver/profilemanager The iPads ...
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Garage Band live transposing MIDI input

I have a MIDI instrument whose input I'd like to transpose live (ie. so the sound synthesized for it is transposed up a third from the actual input, for example). I tried adding an AU Pitch Shift ...
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Twitter iOS App: Can I Control Notifications on All Accounts I'm Logged Into?

With the recent changes in Twitter, you can not tweet to more than one account using third party apps such as HootSuite. I use Twitter to tweet from several accounts on my iPhone. I only want to ...
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Preview 10.1 Displaying Images in order of file name?

How can I get Preview 10.1 to display images in order of file name?
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MacBook Pro won't boot from USB installer or go into recovery. Tried everything

Hi I have a MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2012) that won't boot using any method. Around 6 months ago, the mac started making loud scratching sounds, but they stopped after a day or so. However, a few ...
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What does “No Service” or “Searching” on iPhones?

I am new to iPhones and iOS. Since the update to iOS 12.1.4 my mobile connection breaks from time to time (seems to be a known issue) and "No Service" is shown at the top left of my display. I am not ...
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How can I recover a Mac-formatted external hard drive?

My girlfriend has an external hard drive with a bunch of photos on it from her Mac. She was wanting to transfer the files to her PC but we soon discovered that Macs and PCs use different formatting ...
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How do i use my MacBook Pro on iPhone hotspot?

I have crappy WiFi nad want to use my iPhone to ‘hotspot’ my MacBook, but it seems to be going to WiFi rather than cellular. How do I force it to use cellular?
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Is there command to grant Full Disk Access for specific application?

You can allow an application to access data if you change settings in Security & Privacy → Privacy → Full Disk Access. Is there command to accomplish the same in terminal?
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Copy “Artist” into “Album Artist” in iTunes?

In iTunes, Is there a way to automatically populate the "Album Artist" metadata with the "Artist" information, for all songs where the "Album Artist" field is empty? Obviously this is for songs from ...
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Different “Delivery” status

If I send an iMessage from my IPad, it doesn’t say “delivered”, but shows it was on my iPhone. And if I send it rom my iPhone, it does the opposite. Is the message actually getting delivered to the ...
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Install MacOs Mojave (Only Bootcamp partition)

I was given a Mac Book Pro (Retina) with BootCamp and then realized it was the only partition, so I don't have a MacOs in my Mac machine!!! Considering that, what's the easiest way to install a MacOs?...
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How to stop macbook spotlight from showing internet website and dictionary?

I just want to search files in my computer. If I want to search things in internet I will go to browser.
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How to disable switching user with Touch ID?

So here is a hypothetic scenario: I'm at work presenting something to a colleague and we are both looking at my screen, when suddenly I have to access a service that requires a password. I use ...
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How do I combine images into a PDF file automatically? [duplicate]

I have a large set of (.png) images that I want to combine into a single PDF document. I know how to turn each of them into a PDF and I know how to manually combine them using preview. What I would ...
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Keep a Numbers chart stationary while scrolling the page?

In Numbers, is there a way to make a chart stay visible at the top of the page while I scroll down through the rest of the page's contents? Similar to how a table's header row can be made to stay ...
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third party content app document for app store

i send multi time app for review in app store but not accept and it's need third party Document, but i don't find anything about it. there isn't any sample or example my app work with my site api and ...
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iMac 2009 too bad

I have an early 2009 iMac. It was too slow, so I reinstalled the OS. After the installation it appeared to work fine. However it has a strange behaviour. If I try to open Safari it loads instantly, ...
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How to access Google Hangouts chat on Mobile Safari?

I don't want to download the Google Hangouts app on my phone. Is there a way to access Google Hangouts chat using a mobile browser such as mobile Safari?
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Automator, Show/Hide hidden file

I'm still running El Capitan so I don't have that shortcut for show/hide hidden files. A while ago I've created automator service, which using the keyboard shortcut could show/hide hidden file ...
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How do company laptops know what software employees are installing? [on hold]

The company macbook provided to employees has some software (malware) installed that tracks usage. One use-case is that they prevent certain apps from installing. Not only is it blocked, but a mail ...
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Issues cloning OS X drive to a smaller one [on hold]

I am trying to move my OS X install to a smaller disk because I plan to move to another OS, but this is taking much longer than planned so I hope someone can help me here. The SSD that now holds OS X ...
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How can I get my IOS app approved and avoid the 30% Apple Store Fees?

I have a SaaS system that is a web app. I also have a simplified lightweight version that is a mobile app. Users must have a main account on the web app before they can use the mobile app. That being ...
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Can I use Preview to make this GIF file size smaller?

Here is a 2.6 MB GIF that I would like to post in a Stack Exchange question. That means it needs to be under 2 MB or 2 MiB (I can't remember which). https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/...
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Want to Install Windows 10 onto MacBookPro (15", Early 2011) running Sierra 10.12.6

My early 2011 15 inch MacBook Pro has 2.3 Intel Core i7, 8 GB memory, 750 GB SATA Disk and a SuperDrive. I completely erased the hard drive with Disk Utility and reinstalled os 10.12.6. My goal is to ...
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MacBook taking a long time to move stuff to trash

I have some small files, screenshots really that my MacBook mid-2015 High Sierra is taking a long time to move to trash. What could be the problem?
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Can't delete text messages

I want to delete certain texts within a coversation on my Iphone 8+ version 12.1.2. I've rebooted my iphone and i am still only getting "copy" at the bottom of the screen instead of "more." I do I ...
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mdfind gives different results from Finder

On my MBP running Mojave (with SSD drive), I noticed that when searching for a file using mdfind utility I get different results than when doing the same search from Finder. No location/path ...
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What's  > About This Mac > System Report > Software > Applications for?

 > About This Mac > System Report > Software > Installations shows you all of the installations on your Mac, but  > About This Mac > System Report > Software > Applications ...
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taskgated running at 100% during builds

I'm pretty certain I have a new symptom on my 10.9.5 system that is used heavily for building open source projects. During builds of autoconf-based projects (= using libtool), taskgated now takes an ...
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Gift free month of Apple Music notification

I got this message and it took me to a website AppleMusic.co, but it was all in Spanish and said that something went wrong when I clicked on it. What does this image mean? Can I gift it to someone ...
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External hard drive APFS marked as read only, after repair does not mount at boot time

I have an external 2TB hard drive formatted with APFS connected to my 2017 iMac 27" running Mojave/10.14. Until yesterday, this external disk would be mounted during boot time and everything worked ...
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iTunes Playlist Smart AAC to ALAC

I currently have a Smart Playlist that grabs any file I've converted from ALAC to AAC. What I would like is to have another playlist that updates with the ALAC files that are seen in the AAC playlist....
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Illustrator really slow when connected to smb

We have a Mac network (used for file sharing mostly), and we encounter something weird, maybe some of you may have clues about that is happening. When we save some Illustrator document (no matter the ...
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App for Instagram Videos/Stories download

I am interested in creating a mobile app for downloading videos/photos/stories from Instagram. The idea is simple: the users provide links of the instagram posts they wish to download and they ...
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How do I find all applications outside of /Applications?

I know about How to get a complete list of all applications installed? but how can I use this to find all .app files on my Mac that aren't in the Applications folder?
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Help setting up two iPhones with one SIM. (One iPhone 6s with a SIM, the other iPhone 5s riding off the SIM in the 6s)

Hoping to get a little help with using two iPhones with one SIM card to make/receive phone calls (that is using one SIM card in an iPhone 6s, and an iPhone 5s to make and receive calls via the 6s and ...
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Keep playback audio on the iPhone the same, after having a call

Context: when listening to music/podcasts in the headphones, I usually don’t have my iPhone volume set too high. Often, I receive a call while listening, and I often need to increase the volume a bit ...
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Is this an email from Apple or fraud?

Begin forwarded message: From: ID Report <childaviintlteknic59@substemptauthsvcstld.com> Date: February 15, 2019 at 9:20:10 AM EST To: [Bla bla bla <my email address>] Subject: [TBA] Your ...
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Move rows or columns with keyboard shortcuts in Numbers

Looking for a way to move rows and columns using the keyboard. This would obviously be based on the currently-selected cell — regardless of whether or not the row or column is selected. On a related ...
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What is the opposite of “Allow” for undoing a terminal command

I'm looking to undo a command that I have executed through ARD to allow access to non admin users to make changes to NETWork PREF. As I now need to remove the access it seems that I'm not able to find ...
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I would like to return the stationery function to Mail, os 10.14.2 [on hold]

I’m running Mojave 10.14.2. I would like to return the stationery functionality to my Mail app. I read the instructions of a previous poster, but didn't understand what SIP stood for.
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Numbers: conditional highlighting using color scales?

Is this possible, like you can in other spreadsheet software to do something like this? (color scales)
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How to restore the default values on a keyboard in terminal?

I used the hidutil function to remap several keys on my keyboard: hidutil property --set '{"UserKeyMapping": [{"HIDKeyboardModifierMappingSrc":0x70000003e, "HIDKeyboardModifierMappingDst":...

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