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How to add checkboxes items in Calendar?

How to add checkboxes items in Calendar? P.S. How to add checkboxes items in Calendar?How to add checkboxes items in Calendar?How to add checkboxes items in Calendar?How to add checkboxes items in ...
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How do I add Unix executables to the Parental Controls 'Allowed Apps' whitelist?

One example is some of Karabiner's executables, I get popups saying "You don't have permission to use the application "karabiner_grabber." as well as karabiner_console_user_server and a few others. ...
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Lost bluetooth connection with mouse

I have a big problem with bluetooth on my Mac Book Pro. I bought my first MacBook about month ago. For the first week everything was ok, but then my mouse began to lose connection with the computer. ...
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Sierra stuck at boot screen, upgrading to mojove will create new bootup files?

I am facing some issues in High Sierra . Since few days it's stuck at boot screen and load very slow, mac doesn't start even after completing the load progress bar. But when I charge it fully and ...
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Prefs > iCloud > Mail — versus — Prefs > iCloud > iCloud Drive > Options > Mail

In the System Preferences, we see a checkbox option for Mail. If we click the Options button on the iCloud Drive item in that same list, we see another checkbox option for Mail. ➥ What is the ...
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About This Mac showing Mojave version 10.14.5 despite updating to 10.14.16

I updated my Mac to 10.14.6 yesterday but About This Mac is showing the version as 10.14.5. What is going on?
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Where can I find the official documentation of macOS Kernel Debugging?

I want to study kernel debugging on macOS, and hence have tried to find official documentation for macOS Kernel Debugging. Currently, I'm only able to find up-to-date or complete information on third-...
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Can I use a lightning to USB cable to charge an iPhone through an iPad (iPadOS, Pro 9.7)?

Since you can charge with the new iPad Pro, I was wondering if something similar could be done using the lightning to USB adapter and the charging cable
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AppleScript to fast forward YouTube videos

I'm trying to use AppleScript to fast forward YouTube videos by 10 seconds in Chrome, but the following code doesn't work; I get missing value as output, instead. What I am doing wrong? tell ...
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brew cask install java6 - Cannot install on volume / because it is disabled - MacOS 10.15 beta

I've un/reinstalled brew, turned off macOS Gatekeeper, csrutil is disabled, and a bunch of other things but brew cask install java6 always results in this: > $ brew cask install java6 ...
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Xcode crashes when attempting to create a file

If I start up Xcode 10.3 on MacOS 10.14.6 and then try to create a new file (cmd-N), Xcode will crash. Actually trying to open any file will cause it to crash. The welcome window comes up as does all ...
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Display brightness not show in keyboard shortcuts. Help me pls!

Blockquote i can't see display in image. i am boring, if you have ideal, help me pls.
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What are some examples of Grammarly premium features? [on hold]

I just download grammarly premium free as my grammar checker. I just want to know if someone here knows some examples of Grammarly premium features that are not available in the grammarly premium free ...
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How does a Mac choose between Wi-Fi and Ethernet to work with? [duplicate]

My Mac is connected via a 1GBit Ethernet. However, from time to time I do turn on WiFi and let it connect, typically because I need to use AirDrop etc. When I'm done with AirDrop I usually turn the ...
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Stop iOS auto-downloading updates

On my iPhone, the Software Update section in Settings used to have a "Download Update" button. With iOS 11 it is replaced by an "Install update button", which means its downloading updates ...
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How can I stop apps I do to not want appearing in the dock? [duplicate]

I have got into system preferences and there is no recents uncheck. How do I stop app icons from sticking in the dock?
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How to prevent iPad from keeping pushing iOS 11 to me?

My iPad Air 2 keeps downloading iOS 11 in the background and then tries to push me into upgrading. I don't want that. I have declined it numerous times, and recovered the storage space it takes up ...
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How to iterate items of the window with dynamic title

I am trying to get all rows from a table of the application. set ProcName to "AppName" tell application ProcName to activate tell application "System Events" tell process ProcName tell ...
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How to identify iPad model based solely on Serial Number?

I have the serial number of a remote iPad Pro and would like to know if it is a Gen 2 or 3. The device is not accessible so I can not read the model number off the back.
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iOS updates for iPad [on hold]

I understand that my iPad Air will not be supported by the new iPadOS. Should I expect that there will be no more security updates to iOS for my iPad Air at the end of this month: when iPadOS is ...
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How can I modify or eliminate the mouse pointer while recording the iOS Simulator with QuickTime Player?

I would like to use QuickTime Player to create a screen recording of the iOS Simulator running an app. I need to simulate taps on the simulator with the mouse, but I don't want the standard arrow ...
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Macbook Air 2017 unable to connect to wifi networks with different country codes

I just got a used Macbook Air for a pretty good price, but it has problems with wifi. The previous owner said it would connect to some networks, but not others. It connected to my phone hotspot just ...
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Programmatically confirm whether data on my Mac is synced to iCloud?

I'm writing a script to highlight things I need to resolve before I'm ready to wipe a macOS system. I use them sans-network often, so it'd be nice to confirm I don't have unsynced apps or classes of ...
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iCloud photos all synced onto iphone

I've turned on iCloud photos on my Macbook but once I backed up my iPhone, all my iCloud pictures have synced backed onto my iPhone and now I have duplicates of most my pictures. I've tried to select "...
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An automator service that opens a file with the same name but different extension of the selected item

My movie collection has this setup: a folder "Movies/Covers" with the images of the covers (jpg files) a folder "Movies/Videos" with the corresponding video files (mostly mp4 files) The files in ...
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Using Shortcuts app to change iOS contact names

I'm fairly new to this whole Shortcuts app and I'm not too strong with lots of programming terminology. I've had a hand-me-down phone and all contacts are in this format: Alex's Work - Jane R Alex's ...
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GoldenDict does not see and add .xdxf and .dsl files

Following the suggestions at https://askubuntu.com/questions/616844/how-to-add-bgl-to-goldendict/1174366#1174366 Goldendict, with file file.xdxf F3 Add in the open file window the file does not ...
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FFMpeg access AVFoundation usb subdevice camera on OSX Mojave

I Have a dual USB camera for VR: two cameras, one usb connection. On linux, this appears in /dev/video0 and /dev/video1 and I can capture using ffmpeg -i /dev/video0 On Mojave, I can see both devices ...
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Remove unnecessary backups from TimeMachine to get space

I know that oldest backups are removed automatically when there is no space for new ones on TimeMachine. I use TimeCapsule also for sharing files on WiFi, so I’d like to free some space by removing of ...
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Set tapping instead of clicking for Arch Mouse

I am looking for a way to TAP the arch mouse and NOT click the mouse button for the same clicking action. I am using a MacBook Pro 2017. I go to System Preferences -> Microsoft Mouse and there is no ...
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Disable Cmd + , in Safari

I'm currently doing a lot of chemistry writing in Google Docs. Google Docs is great for it because Cmd+. formats as superscript and Cmd+, formats as subscript... both of which supersaturate chemical ...
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Why is my .ssh/config file not readable?

I am trying to edit my ssh/config file, but when I type emacs ~/.ssh/config into Terminal, it says that the file is not readable and will not save my edits. When I try to overwrite, it says permission ...
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New Macbook suddenly shut down when using Virtual Box

My MacBook Pro 2019 suddenly powered off when I was booting ubuntu on virtual box. The only other program running on my laptop was the App Store. How can I find out the reason of power failure? It's ...
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Xcode 10.1: Profile is not an “iOS In House” profile

I am attempting to distribute via the Enteprise method on my Xcode 10.1 so I can get the .ipa to the organization. For App Thinning I selected All compatible device variants and selected Rebuild from ...
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2012 13" Macbook Pro (nominal 2.5 Ghz) runs constantly at 2.9 Ghz

This may be an odd complaint, that the computer runs too FAST. But, I'm puzzled and wonder what is going on. It's late 2012 MBP 13" retina (Norwegian keyboard, not that that should matter). My son-in-...
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“Hey Siri” suddenly stopped working on MacOS Mojave

Siri works perfectly after I manually click on the Siri icon on my TouchBar or click on the menu bar Siri icon so there is no issue with my microphone. Also there are no user accounts to manage in my ...
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Completely uninstall iOS App and all associated data

Background I am a server-side developer working on an API for an iOS app. From time to time as we are in development (when we have big database changes) we reset our server. This process clears all ...
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Mac Terminal: Edit Text Document

I‘m again trying to make a siri-shortcut which let you run applications on your Mac. https://www.icloud.com/shortcuts/f74c9bd89f1a4e71a3e8f72da5cf5ab7 It's making a list of all your applications in ...
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Mac OS update has an invalid signature

I am trying to update my Mac OS Mojave which is currently running 10.14.3. Now the latest update is 10.14.6. I tried updating via system preferences but it gave me an error "This volume doesn't meet ...
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VoiceOver reading results of Swift Playground print statements in Xcode

(By way of background I have been helping a local blind child learn coding. He's switching schools from a Windows based school to a Mac based school so I am trying to familiarise myself with VoiceOver ...
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Disabling Audio on Internal Speakers for High Sierra onwards?

I have users in my lab that run sound via their speakers. I would like to disable the ability to do so on all machines in the lab to prevent this, whilst still allowing them to use their headphones. ...
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Folder permission denied on server folder

I'm using a Raspberry Pi as a remote PLEX server, connected to my pi is an external hard drive with all my media saved on it. This all works great except when I try to open the external hard drive ...
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IPhone X randomly crashing while in use

This started yesterday morning, and crashes about every 20 min or so of use, it was fine all night. And when it crashes, I get this red spike in battery performance. What’s going on and how do I fix ...
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I deleted my apps but they keep showing up as if they are installed [on hold]

OK so today I had deleted three apps, I thought that was the end of it until my phone battery went empty, and when it turned back on I noticed that the apps where back on my home page, but they weren'...
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Audio settings in High Sierra resetting after reboot

I have this issue where my selected audio device will reset to Digital Out after I restart. I have searched online and found some people suggesting deleting some configuration file for older versions ...
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Why is a non-cellular iPad model announced as new network interface when connecting to a Mac through USB?

Whenever I connect my iPad (non-cellular / wifi-only version, so no sim card and no mobile data connection) to my Mac over USB, I get a dialogue box stating that a new network connection iPad-USB has ...
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How do I use only the external display with my MacBook Pro lid open on Lion?

Sorry for the wordy title, but my problem is thus: When I'm at my desk, I would like to use only the external display. With the nifty gestures in Lion, I have decided I would like to use the internal ...
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ReFS (NTFS successor) filesystem support

Wikipedia says of ReFS: Resilient File System (ReFS), codenamed "Protogon", is a Microsoft proprietary file system introduced with Windows Server 2012 with the intent of becoming the "next ...
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How to remove preinstalled Apache and PHP from Mac OS Sierra

I have been trying to figure out how to completely remove preinstalled Apache and PHP from my macbook pro ... The reason is that I am using the homebrew version of both Apache and PHP. The current ...
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How to change text transparency in the Mac preview

This text is the watermark I want to add. Just wondering how to change its transparency.

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