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Applescript - GUI with Buttons to Send Keystroke to Application

On Windows I use AutoHotKey, I can create a GUI window that can be "Always On Top", I can create different Tabs that contain buttons with names that will send keystrokes/macros to a particular ...
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External USB-C SSD not recognized on MacBook Pro

Let me illustrate my question. I am using MacBook Pro Retina 15-inch (Mid, 2015) running macOS Catalina 10.15 Beta (19A558d). Recently, I would like to use a SSD USB device as a external hard disk (...
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iPhone to make a sound when it shut downs due to low battery

Is there a way to have the iPhone make a sound just before it goes to sleep due to low battery (i.e. when battery goes from 1% to 0%)?
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How to format a cell with data YYYYMMDD in Numbers to be a date type?

I created a custom format to try and format a date column to be used within categories. However, Numbers tend to keep reverting my custom format to "Automatic" and I'm unable to group the data as part ...
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Macbook Pro 2018 - HDMI Arc Support?

I have a Macbook Pro 15" (2018) model. I just purchased a Sonos amp, and so I'm currently enjoying the quality that this provides. The issue is however AirPlay can be a bit flaky at times with the ...
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Sync Desktop now that Dropbox no longer supports symlinks

How can I have my Desktop sync over Dropbox? Previously, I used symlinks to have Dropbox sync the Desktop and Documents folders while keeping them in their actual locations. Dropbox no longer ...
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A file appears in the recent items but doesn't appear in spotlight

I'm pretty new to the platform and I have just borrowed a Mac from someone a few days ago as well. A file appears in the recent items but not in spotlight search. I have also noticed that when I try ...
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Mac Screen - red discoloration

At random times, there is a red discoloration in the corner of my screen that varies in size. It is similar to the following thread except that thread mentions the whole screen and my issue only ...
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Are 'coreservicesd' & 'syslogd' disguises for keylogger apps?

this article says so, they may be shilling for osx uninstaller app thoughh Look for ‘coreservicesd’ to find Aobo Check for ‘Elite Keylogger’ when searching Elite Keylogger. However, the version I ...
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Imac Pro… Keyboard many buttons just dint wrk, I is like right klicking on the mouse etc [on hold]

I have problems with my mac, ALOT https://support.apple.com/kb/SP760?locale=sv_SE&viewlocale=sv_SE This is my comp..... prob all info you need, thing is, one day when I started up I couldn't use ...
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Fix fan noise and CPU throttling after imac SSD upgrade

I've replaced the original 3,5" 3TB HDD in my imac (27", late-2013, 3,4 GHz Intel Core i5, A1419, iMac14,2) with a new 2,5" Samsung 860 QVO 4TB SSD-drive. The system was equipped initially with a ...
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Which app asking for elevated permissions?

I have an associate who is getting elevated permissions pop ups on their Mac with the message “Apple wants to make changes”. I suspect this may not be a legitimate request. How do I determine which ...
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Can't update Xcode even with 19gb free space [duplicate]

I have an available update for Xcode that is in the 7gb range, and when I try to update I get an alert saying there isn't enough disk space - I checked my space and I have 19gb available (of 120gb). ...
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On notification centre, when I receive a notification and click on it, it doesn’t open straight away

Can anyone tell me how to turn this feature off? When I click on a notification it then shows me that open button, which I then have to click to go onto the app. I want to be able to just click the ...
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Are local backups of iCloud photos and camera roll redundant?

Does icloud photos strip any metadata or change the quality? The camera roll adds 30 gb to my backup and seems unnecessary.
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Safari quits and then “Apple wants to make changes”

Every so often, at least once a day it seems, Safari closes itself and then I get a pop-up prompt "Apple wants to make changes", asking me for my username and password to ... I guess authorise these ...
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Macbook 2015 with normal battery won't charge even after SMC

My MacBook won't charge. Here are the things I have done so far: I tested the MagSafe charger to another laptop to make sure it is not faulty ( MagSafe is working ) I did the SMC reset ( shift + alt +...
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Accessing unmountable APFS Volume on a disk image

I have run into trouble with APFS. I have an external hard drive (spinning plates) with two partitions. Some time ago one of these partitions stopped being mounted. Neither Disk Utility nor running ...
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APFS Partition won't expand into adjacent free space under Mojave

I tried to install Linux Mint on an external drive and the installer crashed. I used Gparted to delete the two partitions I had created (one ExFat, the Other Ext4) and rebooted into MacOS Mojave. I ...
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Alternatives for XQuartz?

XQuartz was always the goto for running X applications on a MacOS desktop. It's been a couple of years since the last version of Quartz and there is no activity on the github, so we may assume that ...
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iOS 13 breaks smart battery case on iPhone 6S

I've been using the Apple Smart Battery Case on my iPhone 6S for the past few weeks to hold me over until I can get the iPhone battery replaced, because it's dying. The case has been working great for ...
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MacBook (mid-2012) stuck on white screen

So I casually shut down my MacBook on Thursday night using the normal configuration. After a while when I switched it back on, a white screen appeared and that was the end of it. Later, a black screen ...
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Where is Apple Health data “Exported”?

After chasing the "Export Health Data" option in Apple Health, and waiting a long time without feedback or any notification the initial dialing that is presented (see below) disappears, and nothing ...
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How do I use an Apple Card to pay for iTunes and App Store?

Currently I have iTunes and App Store payments on my account set up to use a credit card. I would like in future to use my App Card to do this, but when I enter the Apple Card number and information ...
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Slow wake up of mac book

It takes very long time (sometimes) for the computer to wake from deep sleep - 2 minutes until I can enter my credentials. OS is high Sierra. 16gb ram. How should I debug it?
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assign nothing as default open with application

I usually have bunch of audio files (.mp3) with my music and some other non-audio files (.asd) in the same directory. To play some music quickly I just select all in Finder and hit CMD + o to open ...
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Move a hard drive from a mac book 2012 mid to a Mac Pro mid 2012

So recently my mac book got water in inside of it and am unable to run it or do anything. Is it possible to put the hard drive of the macbook into the mac pro if not what can i do
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Use javascript in Safari using AppleScript

I have a javascript that I use in my bookmark which take action on the current Safari tab : javascript:q=prompt(%22ORDER%20NUMBERS%22,%22%22);q=q.toUpperCase();allOrders=q;allOrders=allOrders....
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JPG & RAW file transfer iPad to MacBook

How can JPG & RAW files be transferred from iPad to MacBook Pro & still maintain the albums built in iPad? In the iPad Photos app I've put my photos in different albums. On iPad I'm using ...
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container disk1 [on hold]

I know how I did this and it was a big error on my part. so how do I recover this? I have included a terminal image. /dev/disk0 (internal, physical): #: TYPE NAME ...
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My MacBook Pro 2017 camera images not clear

I bought a MacBook last year but I never tried the camera, but now I realise the camera is not good. The picture below is from Photo Booth. Is it possible to reset this?
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Reset NVRAM, PRAM, and SMC, all in one go from the terminal?

I'd like to run some code, go away and have a coffee and come back to a MacBook with the NVRAM, PRAM and SMC all reset (rather than doing them manually with yoga postures to press all the keys, ...
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Does the motion co-processor chip register if your iPhone hits the floor when lost?

I lost my iPhone 7i on the concrete floor. Is there a way to read out from the motion tracking a time stamp when this happened?
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Retrieving Voice Memo lost while emailing

I sent a voice memo from my work iPhone to my personal email address, thinking that the voice memo would show up as an attachment to the email, and I would then be able to listen to it on my personal ...
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iOS 13 on iPod Touch 7th generation

I develop mobile software. I have an iPod Touch 7th generation (A2178) which I need to update to iOS 13 in order to test a compatibility issue that some users have reported with an app. iOS 13 was ...
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Unable to upgrade iOS 13 for my 5th gen Ipad

My iPad is 5th gen Ipad. From what I know it should be able to use ios13. However I have refreshed a few time in settings and it just says it is up to date to the latest iOS 12 version. How can I ...
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How do I stop my iPhone auto-deleting my files?

I am using Notability on my iPhone (iOS 12). The files (about 5Gb) in the app are backed up on my iCloud. My iPhone often deletes the files stored on my iPhone without notifying me, which causes me ...
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Revert or reset permissions of extensions

I accidentally approved the request of Weather extension to access my location info on macOS 10.14.6. I want to revert or reset this. How can I do that? Is there a way other than reinstalling macOS?
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Show Extension Builder absent in Develop menu in Safari 13

I am trying to re-add several extensions to Safari 13 that "are no longer supported," by adding them back via "Show Extension Builder" in the Develop menu. But that is no longer in the Develop menu! ...
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iPhone connect to Roku [on hold]

I'm not able to connect my Roku to my iPhone6 hotspot. Both have latest updates from vendors. I tried everything I could find on Google, Apple, and Pinterest. Thanx
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Unable to Erase External Hard Drive - Unable to lookup the APFS Container Reference

I have an external hard drive that I put a linux operating ISO on, but now I am trying to erase the external back into ExFat format to store files on it. When I go into DiskUtil, and try to erase it, ...
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Bug: Preview crashes when reloading a PDF that has lost one or more pages

I use TeX a lot, and I've noticed that, while Acrobat Reader doesn't update PDFs when I recompile my .tex files in macOS [strange, since it does in Linux], Preview does. However, Preview has a strange ...
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Add a Google account to macOS 10.14.6 running Safari 13.0?

Starting on September 20, 2019, my macOS 10.14.6-equipped iMac began asking me to enter the password for two Google accounts I've long had connected to the machine. I clicked the notification bubble ...
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Macbook Pro 15 inch 2019: will charging from LG 38WK95C-W via USB-C damage/fry the macbook's battery?

I just received a new 15 inch macbook pro (2019). I connected it to my external monitor LG 38WK95C-W via the monitor's provided USB-C cable. It does video/data transfer however since it is a usb-c ...
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MacBook Pro 15" SSD Failure?

So, several months ago, I think my HDD failed. I'm only just now having the patience to try and get around to fixing it. I have included screenshots from disk recovery to hopefully get closer to a ...
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Will non-USB 3 Lightning to Camera Adapter work for new iPhone Migration?

Will the Lightning to USB Camera Adapter (pictured below, with no additional Lightning port) work for the new iPhone Migration, where data is transferred from old to new iPhone via cable? Apple’s ...
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How to control line wrap on the display of Word documents on an iPhone?

I'm displaying .doc files on an iPhone XR (iOS 13) that were created using Word 2003 on a laptop (Windows 7) and then exported using iMazing. Something on the iPhone is imposing a line wrap on lines ...
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Apache2 not running on High Sierra without Homebrew

This is a post I have found on this issue: Apache2 (Httpd) not working after update to High Sierra But I have a situation where httpd is not running after setting preference -> sharing ->web sharing ...
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iOS 13 not recognizing contacts with country code

This morning I downloaded brand new iOS 13 (Official Release) and found it very cool, specially dark mode. The thing is that I started receiving calls and the contact names are not being identified, ...
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How is access granted to a Mac User on newly created folders in a windows shared drive?

All, I have a situation where I have several users on MacBook Pros (Latest OS) who have access to a shared drive on a windows 2008R2 server. The users are using a VPN to tunnel into the network and ...

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