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AX88179a self assigning IP

My ax88179a interface is self-assigning its IP address. I do not know how to fix it, and know very little about network functioning. I know that my router, computer, and PTZ cameras are plugged into ...
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Moving files to a new volume; keeping same Time Machine backup

My desktop (iMac) system includes the internal SSD and an external storage disk; call it 'A'. Both are backed up with Time Machine on another external drive, 'B'. Now, 'A' is getting full. I want to ...
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Time Machine OSStatus-Error 80 (English)

I deleted MacBook Pro's disk, reinstall of Sonoma, Time Machine Backup is on a Synology DS My Time Machine Backups are password protected with the mechanism used by MacOS or Time Machine itself. I ...
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How can I play content from my iPhone 15 to my ipad 9 on ios 17? [duplicate]

I try to share content from iphone 15 to ipad 9 over airplay (both iOS 17.5.1). But the ipad don't appear in the control screen from iphone. But sharing to my macbook is not problem. How can fix this? ...
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Reminders app different on iPhone vs MacOS/iPadOS

The reminders app on my iPhone (11PM) seems to be in a completely different universe vs the reminders app on my Macbook Air (M1) and iPad Pro (M1). Plus the iPhone's reminders app does not have any of ...
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Internet Sharing with iPad USB stopped working, EXCEPT when I activate sharing over WiFi also

For the past 18 months (perhaps 2 years) I've been sharing Internet from my Mac Mini M1 to my iPad, over USB. So this is a new issue in a setup that was previously working. It worked fine up until ...
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iPad Books not appearing in macOS Finder

When I select Books in the macOS finder, connected to my iPad, there are no books. I have, I think, about 800 books. I see them both in the finder under iCloud Drive/Books and in the Books app, both ...
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Hard crash with Quicktime on simple edits, no help from Apple

I use Quicktime player as a direct and simple way to trim the head and foot of videos I record in ecamm. I'm on a Mac Studio with Apple silicon and plenty of ram and hd space. Sonoma 14.5 and ...
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I completely erased the Mac OS partition, leaving Windows

I installed windows 11 on my old Macbook pro 2011 (samsung ssd 750 evo, 8 GB RAM) At the same time, I completely erased the entire Mac OS partition, and merged it with the windows partition. Please ...
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Can't connect to a specific Wi-Fi with error : unsupported get ioctl on awdl0

I'm trying to connect to a mixed 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wi-Fi. When trying to connect with the right password, my Mac is asking me to type the password again. By checking the logs, I was able to find what ...
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How to recover 'my iphone' directory and files?

I wanted to install the available iOS update on my iPhone 11. I did not have enough space available, so I got to the 'storage' part of the settings menu where all the apps are listed and the storage ...
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How to stop every keystroke I make automatically copying to the Search field?

Every time I press a key on the keyboard it is automatically copied to the search field in the Launchpad. How can I stop this? OS: mac os 14.5
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Safari keeps logging me out every time when using 'Show features for web developers'

This question has been asked and sometimes answered already. What's different is that I want to keep 'Show features for web developers' enabled. System macOS Sonoma 14.4.1 Safari Version 17.4.1 (19618....
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Is it normal to have discrepancies in Created Dates for fresh install?

I need to get corroborating opinions as to why the following occurred or may occur. I deleted Macintosh HD Volume Group which contains the two volumes Macintosh HD and Macintosh Data. I then ...
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Make HomePod as default audio output on start up for MacOS Sonoma

I have a HomePod setup using my iPad and now connected to my Mac Mini (runs Sonoma). However, when I shut down and start the Mac Mini later or wake up from sleep, it is disconnected and I have to ...
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How can I recover the recording time from an iPhone time-lapse video?

I set up my iPhone SE version 2 to make a time-lapse video until the battery ran out. The resulting video is 24 seconds long. I'd like to know how much real time this corresponds to. I'm guessing it's ...
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How can I reset the "Recents" search criteria in Finder?

Somehow I deleted the search criteria for the "Recents" Sidebar entry. What is the default search criteria used by "Recents" and how can I restore it? cat /System/Library/...
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MBPro 2014 big latency, packet loss, ping spikes on Big Sur

One of a sudden encounter with laggy internet, as follows: ping of 1.1.1.1 rised from 12 to 120, with connection speed go down some packet loss, and ping spikes from time to time. To check if it is ...
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Overcome file recovery on Time Machine: error -36

I'm helping a friend who has suffered a big loss of data. She keeps some Time Machine snapshots on an external drive but when we try to recover a file we get an error message "...some data can't ...
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How to modify the macOS 14 volume UUID?

The image below is from version 10.12 of macOS, where the volume is in JHFS+ format. This same UUID can be obtained by entering commands in a Terminal application window, as shown below. $ diskutil ...
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How to re-trigger and the "Finish Setting Up Your iPhone" notification in iPhone Settings and resume setup (iOS 17.5.1)?

Just got a new iPhone 15 with iOS 17.5.1 and started setting it up but I had to put it down before I could finish and now the "Finish Setting Up Your iPhone" notification badge and menu in ...
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Spotlight not functional

Sonoma 14.4.1 on MacBook Pro M1. Spotlight (cmd+spacebar and from the menubar) cannot find any file. It only finds (sometimes) the apps in the /Applications folder. Correspondingly, search in Mail ...
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How can I copy a picture from a flash drive to the iOS photo app?

I have a flash drive connected to my iphone via cable. How can I copy a photo from the flash drive to my iPhone's photo app? I was only able to copy a photo from the flash drive to my iPhone's ...
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How to prevent terminal windows from resizing after disconnecting external monitor?

My Terminal windows are 80x24. I usually use my MacBook in clamshell mode connected to my studio display. When I disconnect my Mac to work on the built-in display the windows get resized to 84x24. So ...
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How to change language for automatic spelling correction on iPhone?

I want my iOS to recognise both UK and US spellings as correct, but prioritise one over the other, depending on which is the primary language used (but that's secondary). I came across solutions, ...
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How to configure multiple DNS settings for different network services on macOS?

I have one network cable connected to my Mac, and I've set up two services in the Network settings: Internet Realtek LAN IP: 192.168.1.1 | DNS: 192.168.1.1 or 1.1.1.1 (either works for me) Labo ...
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USB-C Sound Interface disconnects when Macbook Pro M3 sleeps and does not recover

When my 16" Macbook Pro M3 (November, 2023) goes to sleep, my Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 sound interface is disconnected and I have to unplug and plug the USB-C cable back to get it working again. It ...
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Why does command-tab in Remote Desktop sometimes target the remote computer's application switcher and sometimes the local computer?

Sometimes when I command-tab in an Apple's Remote Desktop window to switch among applications it opens the remote computer's application switcher and sometimes it activates the local computer's ...
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How can I apply a defaults value I have set in the terminal

I want to programmatically enable and disable the accessibility colour filters. This can be achieved manually via System Settings > Accessibility > Display > Colour Filters > Colour ...
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My iMac takes more than 30 minutes to start after a restart

I have an iMac, 2019 with 14.3.1 MacOS. I use to keep it on Sleep, but from time to time, I need to either restart or shutdown. Whenever I do this, no matter if I chose to reopen the apps or not, it ...
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Remove Admin permissions from Configurator enrolled user

I'm trying to enroll MacOS devices to Intune with Apple configurator, so far have done all the setups that will Enroll with User Affinity but user account that get created get admin privileges by ...
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How should I adapt my software's keyboard shortcuts for macOS users (e.g. when to use Cmd instead of Ctrl)?

I'm not familiar with macOS at all. Nevertheless, when designing cross-platform software features, one needs to be aware of such small differences. I've seen a lot of keybindings which are usually ...
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How can I restore my applications and data backed up to a micro SD card to a properly formatted drive?

I backed up the entire system into a 1 TB micro SD card. At the time, I was using an APFS-formatted HDD. Then I read that APFS was not the best format for old Macs like mine, so I thought why not ...
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Pinning/fixing the order of the languages (input sources / keyboard layouts) on macOS

I'm wondering if there's a way to control the order of languages used on my Mac. The Problem: As you can see in the screenshot, I regularly use four languages: English (EN), Turkish (TR), Russian (RU),...
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Can not set iTerm2 tab title

I want to configure my iTerm2 so that it shows on the title of each tab (not the window title) my current working directory. From the iTerm2 docs, I concluded that I can do this under Preferences ->...
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How do I remap multi-key sequences to individual keys using Karabiner

I want to remap "F1" key to "cmd + tab" using Karabiner. How should I do. I am really new to this app.
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How to read a nested key with 'defaults'

I can read preferences from a domain, and I can read a single key deep, for example: defaults read com.apple.Terminal "Window Settings" However, I cannot dereference a key deeper than depth=...
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MacBook Pro “15 (A1398, Mid 2015) crashes sometimes, and boots inconsistently, but works perfectly in safe mode

I am having a problem with my MacBook Pro “15 (A1398, Mid 2015) - during operation in normal mode, it sometimes and highly unpredictably freezes, and shuts down. When switched on, it boots but half of ...
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Monterey partition stuck in boot loop and shows wrong 14.5 OS version

I have a 2019 16' MacbookPro (i9 with T2 Chip) with DualBoot Monterey (on Main MacintoshHD Partition) - and Ventura (for DAW compatibility tests) and suddenly my Monterey partition is stuck in a ...
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NTFS external drive no longer working after updating laptop to Sonoma

My Seagate external NTFS drive used to work with my Macbook (Intel chip still) when it was down at MacOS 10 and 12. Now that I've updated to Sonoma (14.5.1), I can see it via Disk Utility but not ...
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Simple shell commands never finish, but only on external drive

Most of the time, my Mac's Terminal works great. However, when I use it to navigate the file system of my WD My Passport 1TB external drive, it... almost works. Almost. Simple commands like cd and ls ...
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Is it possible to create multiple accounts with identical UID (Unique ID)?

A pretty standard Unix trick is to have different user names that map to the same UID. This is used to login with different shells, possibly different home directories, different primary gid etc. In ...
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How to search for specific conflicting keybinding to disable it?

I use Android Studio and in this app I usually use the shortcut Shift+Cmd+] or Shift+Cmd+[ to switch between running app instances tabs. However, when I press this keybinding I think there is another ...
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How can I determine which IOS application on my iPhone is scanning my local network?

My router (Unifi UDM-SE) has a honeypot configured which is capturing a scan from the iPhone about twice per day. I would like to figure out which App is doing this. I have followed the instructions ...
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Can't switch Apple ID back

I switched my Apple ID to what was a temporary switch, or I intended. Now I can’t switch my Apple ID back to my original @icloud Apple ID. It says it’s an alias ID. But I can’t find it looking for ...
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Reorder applications when hiding with command-h

It used to be the case that command-h ('hide application') would also reorder applications, and put the hidden one at the back of the list (i.e. all the way to the right in the alt-tab list). In ...
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How can I export all the photos and videos from the iPhone to my flash drive?

I have a flash drive connected to my iphone via cable. How can I export all the photos and videos from the iPhone to my flash drive? I found support.apple.com: Export photos and videos to an external ...
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Screen dims then beeps once per minute while charging

I'm experiencing an issue where exactly every 60 seconds, the screen briefly dims, then brightens, then beeps. I don't care about the dimming/brightening, but the beeping is maddening. It happens ...
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Gaining access to `~/Library/Mobile Documents` in a launch agent

I use restic for computer backups on macOS Sonoma. I have a shell script that invokes the restic binary with custom arguments. To make a backup, I run the shell script manually in the terminal, ...
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How can I keep my mac from going to sleep while USB ports are in use?

Desire: Mac goes to sleep after X minutes of inactivity. Present behaviour: If I am playing on my midi keyboard, connected by USB to my compter, mac will go to sleep. How can I get it to stay awake ...
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