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Privacy policy URL for app

I've read through Apple's policies of whether or not to include a privacy policy URL for my app and i'm still unsure. If you're currently NOT signed into GameCenter App or in Game Center in Settings ...
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Battery care if I don't plan to use my MacBook Pro

Let's say I plan not to use my rMBP for a few days (5-7), is there anything special I should do in order to keep the battery in good condition?
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Filesystem not showing correct size

I installed a new HDD and transferred my old data to it by using dd on my old HDD and then dd again to the new HDD. However, when booting from the new HDD, it does not recognize the new, larger disk ...
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Being asked for credit card information for updates on apps already purchased [duplicate]

I have purchsed the apps & most I have are free but I'm being asked for credit card information for apps that are being updated. I'm not being charged for the updates, am I?
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What happens if I use unencrypted time machine backup from a mac that has FileVault turned on?

I just got a mac and it asked me if i want to use FileVault to have an encrypted disk. I choose yes so that is setup now. I now just bought an external hard drive and I plugged it in for the first ...
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Unable to unlock Apple Account

So recently I have been facing an issue where I cannot unlock my apple ID. Here how my process goes: Login to my apple ID/icloud from either web or my MBA I enter the username and password. I get a ...
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MacBook Pro boots to black screen

I have a Macbook Pro, model A1502. While watching videos, the screen just cut to black. Now it won't do anything on boot - the MacBook screen just comes up black. I've tried zapping the PRAM, (ahem,...
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Run zsh alias via automator?

I am using zsh with oh-my-zsh in iTerm on macOS. There are some aliases defined in my .zshrc I use often, like this: deploy(){ cd ~/Path/To/My/Project; build ...; rsync ...; } To execute this, I ...
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How to access ProXPN's settings?

I installed ProXPN on my Mac and successfully used it. It installs an icon in the menu bar which you can use to enable and disable the application. I was messing around with the settings and clicked ...
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Bootcamp HDD is now in a USB3 external enclosure. Can I boot my iMac from it?

I installed windows 10 on my iMac with bootcamp and it worked great. I have since upgraded to an SDD and the old hard drive is now in a usb 3 enclosure. I'd really like to be able to boot from that ...
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To upgrade to OS X Mountain Lion, is it better to do a fresh install? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Advantage of doing a clean Install of Mountain Lion? Many of us will upgrade our existing machines to Mountain Lion, which should be out tomorrow. In my case, to be specific, ...
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Do I just need a VGA to RCA adaptor to stream video from my macbook to TV?

I want to get the adaptor to stream videos from my macbook to my TV. I already have the Apple adaptor from DVI to VGA: http://store.apple.com/us/product/MB572Z/A?fnode=MTY1NDA4Mw&mco=MTM3NTA3MDU ...
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Using 3 External monitors on my macbook pro, problem with DVD player

I am running 3 external monitors off of my macbook pro 10.6.8. When I try to watch a DVD, the player slides down to my macbook pro. Want to play it on a larger monitor. Possible?
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What is causing the iCloud “You can't sign in at this time” error on my MacBook Pro?

I noticed that I wasn't able to view my iCloud storage usage on my MacBook Pro running OSX Yosemite 10.10.5. To attempt to fix the problem I signed out of iCloud, but now I'm no longer able to sign ...
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Can I set the sender/reply-to address in iOS mail for an ActiveSync account?

I have a Google Apps account for mail.example.com, but actually use addresses @example.com (e.g. tony@example.com, whereas the account is tony@mail.example.com). This isn't ideal, but I'm stuck with ...
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Screensaver does not offer option to use any photos

On iMac with Yosemite, my screensaver has lost the option to use photos. Where there should be an option to select a photos folder there is only a bar "Screen Saver Options" i.e. color, speed etc of ...
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Force Splotlight to search a subfolder

Background: I moved the Microsoft User Data from ~/Documents to ~/Library/Preferences because I didn't want Google Drive to sync my Office files. I can run Office products fine, but I can't search my ...
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Verification required

My iPhone (5s) has randomly started to ask for verification (before you can make purchases, you must tap continue to verify). Now my problem is that with my apple account I already have a bank account ...
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Does iMessage take up iCloud Storage Space?

If I send/receive iMessages, or photos and/or videos through iMessage, will those iMessages take up my iCloud storage space? I am not talking about iCloud backups. I'm asking that if I do not backup ...
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Which 'system' apps can be safely removed

I safely removed Front Row, Chess and Face Time which else system apps are safe to remove and which I should never touch? I think it's a bad idea to remove "Dashboard.app" and "Launchpad.app".
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Mail application which allow to choose smtp server

I am using Gmail and I have two SMTP settings on Accounts tab (Gmail - Settings - Accounts - Send mail as). So I get mail on my gmail account, but can choose which SMTP server use to send mail - smtp....
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Can't find 68GB local backup folder (regular backups on an external hard drive)

A few days ago my local hard drive shows 68 GB of backups. I regularly backup with time machine on an external disk and even after running a backup these file stayed. I tired using SupaView and ...
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Single User Mode can´t repair my HD [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are next steps when fsck reports “could not be repaired after 3 attempts”? Hi Guys I hope someone can save me!!! I´m so stupid that I don´t have a backup of my files and ...
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How to make OS X not remember ssh key passphrase

I have a passphrase on my ssh id_rsa key, and OS X asks me for the passphrase the first time I want to use it, but even if I decline to add it to my keychain, it doesn't ask me for a passphrase again ...
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How to install an Operating System after replacing optical Drive by a second HDD on MacBook white late 2009?

I want to improve the performance of my MacBook white by donating it a Solid State Drive. Because the prices are too high and I don't want to get stuck in space shortage, I thought of replacing the ...
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How to transfer itunes videos to ipad?

I download some video from a tutorial site into ituens in my windows 7 pc. now i want to see those videos in my ipad. How can i transfer all videos into ipad?
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iPhone 5 iOS 8.0 - Forgot my apple ID password & cannot restore the password

I received my dad's old iPhone 5. He remembers the password, but he cannot remember his Apple ID's password, nor the security question, nor the password for the email linked to this account. I can ...
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iPhone 6S fingerprint reader malfunction

I am unable to unlock my device because it is not recognising my fingerprint. What can I do?
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FileVault Doesnt Ask For Password At Startup

I have been previously using Mountain Lion and just got a new Mac with Yosemite. On Mountain Lion, when I turned my system on, I was presented a grey password screen to decrypt my hard drive. With ...
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Mac says I'm using more space than I have?

When I checked my storage for my Mac it says that I have over 200 GB in movies. First, I do not have that many movies. Second, my Mac can only hold 128 GB. How can I fix this? Update: I just deleted ...
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AppleScript for restarting to Bootcamp?

I have tried to use an AppleScript to reboot to Windows It's not going well though, as when I tried it the first time, a white screen appeared on startup and didn't go away. A hard reset rebooted to ...
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Instagram sharing icon not display [closed]

In my IOS app there are three icons Of share on - Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest. When I clicked shared the funcality of via Facebook or Pinterest that particular app are showing in my app list . But ...
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Apple Mail - Outlook Exchange account

I have been using my outlook exchange account for a while already with Apple Mail on 10.12.3 Everything work just fine, until couple days ago, it doesn't login anymore, I get error about Username / ...
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Switch SIM cards

I attempted to upgrade to ISO 9 and now phone is locked on slide to upgrade screen. Can I take out the SIM card on my iPhone 4s and put it into my old iPhone 4 and will it work?
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Can I forcibly deactivate an iPad? If not, what are my options? [duplicate]

I've just been given a corporate iPad mini that previously was used by someone else in my team. It appears to have been factory reset - it is taking me through the welcome and setup process (language ...
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Otool on JailBroken device

I jailbroke my iOS device running iOS 7.1.2 using Pangu. I have Cydia 1.1.23 and have installed "BigBoss Recommended Tools 1.3.2" as suggested here: otool BigBoss Recommended Tools However, I am ...
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Jailbroken iPhone stuck on Apple Logo after installing tweak

Im having trouble with the restarting process when a tweak doesn't work on my jailbroken iPhone 6s. So when I installed a tweak that made my phone stay stuck on the apple logo. So I did the whole ...
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My system seems stuck on Optimize hard drive in FileVault

Just upgraded to Yosemite. Going through the process it asked about file vault. I said yes to encrypt it, so it started to optimize hard drive it seems to be stuck on 2 hours left....probably been 3 ...
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When are WhatsApp messages marked as 'read'?

I need to know when exactly WhatsApp messages are marked as 'read', so when exactly the blue ticks appear. I'll be a bit more specific: when I click 'Close' when I get a WhatsApp notification on my ...
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Reinstall Safari

How can I reinstall Safari if one got corrupted?
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How do I check if the SSD on my APFS volume is using DRAT or DZAT?

DZAT: Deterministic zero after TRIM. DRAT: Deterministic read after TRIM. Details on TRIM here.
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Why is /System/Library/User Template protected?

Why can't users read /System/Library/User Template? Is there anything in there that is sensitive and should be protected against reading? If /System/Library/User Template were not protected against ...
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How to determine what apps are running on iPhone?

If I double tap the home button I will get the recently used apps. I have an app which I must keep on but I don't want other apps to send any data in the background and increase my data usage and my ...
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How can I (or can I even) transfer iTunes/App store credit from one Apple ID to another? [duplicate]

How can I transfer my $0.49 on my apple ID to my family members $0.54 on her apple ID?
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Do I have jailbreak my iPhone 3GS again after updating to iOS 5.1.1

Before updating my 3GS to iOS 5.1.1, my phone was already jalibroken. After the update, i lost all those apps and do i have to jailbreak the phone again or is it still jailbroken? If so how do i get ...
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Does iTunes want us to delete podcasts from the list?

So after the Podcasts.app for iPhone got another update today, I once again got stuck with trying to manage my Podcasts, and once again it drives me crazy. Currently I am wondering this: In iTunes 11 ...
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StraightTalk Wifi Calling with ATT iPhone 6

If you have experience with using an ATT iPhone on the StraightTalk, please state which iPhone + IOS version you have tested with StraightTalk. If there were any changes required to the ATT iPhone ...
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Iphone 4 won't turn on and home button does not work

My iPhone is dead in black screen. I was walking on the street when it was the last time i used the iphone normally. The next time back home, i realized that after trying to use the phone again by ...
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Hardrive will not mount after deleting Linux partition. Can’t boot into Mac OS X [duplicate]

I tried to delete a Linux partition on my hard drive. My hard drive was no longer bootable and the type turned into FFFFFFFF-FFFF-FFFF-FFFF-FFFFFFFFFFFF. I tried to follow some of the other ...
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Where/how did this menu-bar application implant itself?

After installing a given application that shows an icon in the menu bar, I would like to delete it. A sudo rm -fr /Applications/foobar.app, followed by a reboot, is insufficient; the menu bar ...

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