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If i install Cisco any connect inside my iPhone, can our system admin access my iPhone without my knowledge

I work for a company, and i need to access some internal sites inside my iPhone. so i got the instruction from our network team to install Cisco any-connect to my iPhone and connect to our network. ...
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Prevent Mail app from opening automatically [duplicate]

how can I stop the OSX Mail app from opening periodically? I am not talking about startup, I mean when the system is running. If I do not quit the mail app it will be coming to front on a regular ...
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“No signal” at external display connecting to MacBook Pro using DisplayPort

I’ll be really grateful for any recommendations in solving the problem of connecting an external monitor to MacBook Pro using a miniDisplayPort / DisplayPort cable. For a long time I used AOC I2369VM ...
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prevent resizing with option key

Hardware: Macbook Pro 2017 (15") OS: MacBook Mojave 10.14.6 While using iTerm, I noticed, I could not use alt/option commands with direction keys as I would on my Macbook Pro 2015. This prevents me ...
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Outlook 2016: Add exchange account using script / automatic ( OSX > 10.12 )

Is there a way to add Exchange Account to Outlook using scripts / automatically ? My scenario is: Fresh install of Volume Licence Office 2016. Opened Outlook On opening Outlook, it should get ...
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I have MBA 201410.14 beta os 128 GB

My mac slow down all of a sudden as. I had updated from high Serra to Mohave few day back. When I check d for activity monitor my kernal task was using 70% of CPU usage. Then I tried updating ...
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What's /System/Volumes/Data?

New mac user here (Linux background). I'm running macOS Catalina (Beta5). I've noticed there are 5 volumes in my main disk container. One is mounted at /, that I understand, it's the system, another ...
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How to disable a microphone on the USB webcam forever?

I have a Logitech Brio webcam which I use for video calls. I also have an M-Audio Uber Mic USB microphone which I use together with the cam. Sometimes I have to plug out the Uber mic from my computer....
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How to make Bluetooth headphones appear in Sound Output

I have a new pair of Cowin bluetooth headphones that work just fine with my iPhone but when I connect to my Macbook running Catalina Beta they don't appear as an option to choose for Sound output/...
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macOS 10.12.6 airport commandline utility does not work

I'm trying to use the airport utility in Terminal to set a USB WiFi adapter into monitor mode. I have linked the airport for convenience: $ ls -l /usr/local/bin/ | grep airport lrwxr-xr-x 1 root ...
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如何减少 I Cloud 占用磁盘的空间 [on hold]

请问如何 如何减少 I Cloud 占用磁盘的空间, comment réduire l'espace pris par i cloud?
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osa script to get user input with if condition

I want to run osa script to run in self-service application. first this line needs to be displayed: osascript 'tell app "System Events" to display dialog "Save and close all your files and ...
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How to configure a proxy for the mobile data connection on iPhone 6 IOS12.4 [duplicate]

I've seen that it is possible to configure a proxy with the WLAN settings in the iPhone. I'm wondering whether it is also possible to configure a proxy for the mobile data connection. So I started ...
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What use for the thin, folded, two-side protector that was boxed with my iPhone XR?

The iPhone XR that I recently bought from Apple came with a thin folded plastic protector that covers both sides. (In what follows I call this the Apple protector.) I have also bought (again from ...
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Application switcher - Only switch windows open in the current desktop

Can I customize the behavior of the application switcher to only show windows from the current desktop? Example: If I have only one chrome window open, which is on desktop 1, and I am using desktop ...
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Can't get custom keyboard layout Svorak (Swedish Dvorak) to work in Mojave

I have a .xml-file with a custom keyboard layout (Svorak, Swedish Dvorak). It works just fine if I put the file in Library - Keyboard Layouts on my old Mac with Yosemite, but on my new Mac with Mojave ...
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Macbook Pro 2013 no longer boots

My MacBook Pro 2013 no longer boots. I've tried different modes like safe boot, utility menu, boot from other device,... but I instantly get a white screen. Wiping the NVRAM, removing the battery or ...
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Turning the Magic trackpad off from the terminal

Is there a way to turn off the Apple Magic Trackpad from the terminal? I am not looking for a way to pair the Magic Trackpad with a Mac computer.
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Macbook pro wont turn on?

My mac wont turn on, first the battery indicator only blinking, after SMC reset and unplug the battery than plug again, my laptop turn on, after turn on, i tried tu shutdown to put plat cover. after ...
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How to create a pasting macro

I'm a big fan of the ANSI keyboard layout, but since I'm located in Denmark, the layout is missing the three letters 'Æ', 'Ø' and 'Å'. I want to create three keyboard shortcuts that triggers a paste ...
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Hiding Safari address bar as part of iOS 13. Workaround for minimal-ui? [on hold]

I know there have been a lot of posts on this but I still do not have a solid answer. With the upcoming iOS 13, I want to know if there is a way that I can hide the URL address bar? Our product uses ...
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iPhone 5s shows low battery symbol with lightning bolt when plugged in

I have an iPhone 5s, purchased in ~2013. The battery is original and has never been replaced. I have had charging problems with it recently - I needed to wiggle the cable to get it to charge. I ...
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Mac Reset Password Isn't Working

It's very often that I have to reset my Mac password using recovery mode as I keep using fingerprint to login. If I shut down my computer after prolonged use of fingerprint, the machine asks for a ...
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Locked ipad and don't have a computer or password [duplicate]

How can I factory reset my ipad without using a computer an I tunes it is locked up because I forgot the password
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Can I get any compensation for 2-week turnaround on 2015 MacBook Pro battery recall?

I have a 2015 MacBook Pro (still under AppleCare) that is covered under the battery recall issue. However, the machine is my primary work computer, and the Apple Store has said that they have to ship ...
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Can't move files in root user desktop

I logged in as the root user so that I could pull all the files from all users into one folder to then transfer to an external hard drive. I had no problem moving files to the root user desktop but ...
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MacBook Pro screen broken and was using 2nd monitor fine until I started the process of turning FileVault on

I have a MacBook Pro 2015 with a broken screen (most of it is black and not visible). Before I had it set up where I would just turn it on, connect my HDMI cable to TV or Monitor and it would show ...
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Moving photos from MacBook download folder to desktop and Photos

I would like to move photographs from a professional photographer to my desktop as well as into Photo. Please tell me how to do that.
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How to write a text in Terminal using AppleScript?

How can I insert a text into Terminal.app using AppleScript? I don't mean to execute it (press Enter). Only to insert it. My current script almost works: tell application "Terminal" activate ...
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My Mac sees its HDD as only having 1 partition fully taken up by the OS X Base System

I am trying to partition my Mac HDD but the entire HDD has one partition and according to Disk utility the full 1TB is taken up by the OS X Base System. I’ve tried creating more partitions, but it won’...
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Unable to Bootcamp mid-2011 MacBook Pro

I have been trying to get Windows running on my MacBook Pro after I deleted linux. I have the disk back to 2 partitions and bootcamp assistant tells me that it is unable to partition the boot volume ...
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Big emojis in built-in messages app on Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.6

Is there any way to show big emojis when sending 3 or fewer emojis in built-in messages app on Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.6, like on iOS 12 and macOS Sierra and higher ? Thanks by advance ! Léo
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iPhone 8 purchased through AT&T change to T-Mobile

I was able to purchase an iPhone 8 through my company with AT&T being the carrier. I have since left the company and would like to use the phone with a T-Mobile plan. When I put the T-Mobile SIM ...
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Re-enable startup chime on new Mac [duplicate]

I want to hack my iMac's firmware - or maybe that's a stupid idea, but I got to the conclusion that that would be my only option. And please note that my knowledge of coding is at the level of writing ...
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MacBook Air Early 2015 SSD > MacBook Pro Early 2013?

BLUF: Can I use the SSD out of a MacBook Air in a MacBook Pro 13? I have a road worn but otherwise fine MacBook Pro 13"/Early 2013. About a year ago it started having issues with crashes and hangs. I ...
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Show window dimensions in titlebar in iTerm2

In the default Terminal app the current width and height of the window are always displayed in the title bar, whereas in iTerm2 they're only displayed for a few moments when resizing. How can I ...
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External keyboard working on login but not when fully booted

I have an external windows keyboard (Fanatic Gear Rush, a mechanical keyboard), it worked fine with my MacBook Pro 13" 2017, until last week. I connected it via the original Apple USB-C to USB-C, ...
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I am trying to launch browsers using XML file. How to call stored browser values in XML in Selenium? [on hold]

I am trying to launch browsers using an XML file. How to call stored browser values in XML in Selenium?
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Stop finder from opening search by default

I open finder with option + cmd + space. Which on my second MBP opens a Finder Search window. (I then have to press cmd + n for new finder) On my primary machine I have somehow set it to open a new ...
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Using IMac as display [on hold]

I have a 27" iMac which I have used as a separate display for my MacBook Pro. I quit using it for a while and went back to use it and it will not work any longer.
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Latest macOS 10.14 Mojave freezing 1-2 seconds every few minutes (except mouse and sound) and then continues?

Since a week or two I am experiencing a very strange problem on my Macbook Pro running macOS 10.14 Mojave. I have all the latest updates installed (currently no new updates available). No matter what ...
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LIGHTROOM: Missing files on ThunderBay Raid Drive after internal Hard Drive crash

I'm looking for options and would appreciate any ideas. I'm a photographer w/a MacBook Pro & an OWC upgraded SSD internal drive that crashed. Lightroom is my main application and I use an OWC ...
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iCloud will not download onto IMac

I have several Apple devices and all are connected to the iCloud. My iMac however will not download any files from the cloud, it is an empty file! I have done the following. Signed out and back into ...
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Getting “No such file or directory found” while using wine, any help? [on hold]

I tried Installing wine from the official website and I had the same error Currently using it by installing it and xQuartz in Homebrew still getting same error -bash: /Applications/Wine Stable.app/...
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How to prevent Photoshop changing the windows size if the menu bar is in auto-hide mode?

Photoshop is constantly moving the window application on macOS when the menu bar overlaps it. The menu bar is set to be hidden automatically like it's shown in the image below. I'm using Photoshop CS6 ...
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How to make VirtualBox / Ubuntu work well with Retina display on the Mac?

I am running VirtualBox 6.0 and Utbuntu 19.04, and it is showing the screen really small as it doesn't seem to adjust to the Retina display. So I have to use VirtualBox's View -> Scale to make the ...
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After I jailbreak my iOS device, is it still able to get updates?

I've been reading about Android rooting and iOS jailbreaking. After Android rooting, it will not get any updates for the device. Is it the same with iOS? I mean after the jailbreak is it still able to ...
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Copy and paste issue from Excel to Keynote table

I'm having a big issue when copying from multiple Excel cells/rows and then pasting into a Keynote/Numbers table. When I select multiple cells in Excel with named content such as 'David goes to the ...
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“Hold for Authentication” when printing through LP / LPR

I have a Dell network printer mapped to my MAC. I'm able to print from applications without any issues, but when I try to print using terminal (lp or lpr), every file gets held up on the printer with ...
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I'm looking to build an app that will hold the right-click/any key that the user determines on command. Where do I start? [on hold]

I am very new to this and have never built an app before, but I want to build a menu-bar app (with gamers going AFK in their games in mind) that will emulate the right-click or any key of the user's ...

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