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Does remapping modifier keys affect special boots?

I'm running Catalina 10.15.5. In the keyboard preferences there is the option to remap modifier keys, which I've done. My question is, do these remappings apply when using the remapped keys for ...
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How to enable Pages Collaboration on Mac?

I am well connected with my iCloud Drive on my Mac but when I try to collaborate with a friend in a Shared document I receive the following error: We have tried it both way: me sharing a document ...
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I have macOS Catalina 10.15.5. I have two apps folders. Why the two folders for apps and how to make desired changes in them?

I have two application folders. I cannot make the desired changes to 'Applications 1' folder like delete an application or access apps. I face the following scenarios. Once I am in 'Applications1' ...
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What app/notification is causing this sound on my MacBook Pro Early 2011

My MacBook Pro running macOS 10.13.6 sporadically makes the following sound (see here for .mp3 format). I'd really like to know where this is coming from. Sometimes it looks like the computer makes ...
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Sharing serial number to a potential buyer?

I am selling my iMac over Facebook and a potential customer is asking for serial number. I am not really comfortable with the fact to share with him but do not know what will happen if I do or why he ...
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Apple ID not supported - Use a Managed Apple ID Error

When enrolling in MDM you may get this error if you had previously used the same email address as a non managed id. e.g. example.com was transferred to Apple Business managed ids, now your old my@...
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How to use keyboard shortcut ⌘ + [ on non-English Keyboard?

A MacOS application I use (Notion) employs keyboard shortcuts ⌘ + [ and ⌘ + ] as "Back" and "Forward" between pages. However, I'm using a Swedish Keyboard, and I don't understand ...
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Using Iphone as a camera

I'm looking for a way by which I can see what I'm seeing while recording on another screen such as Macbook's screen or a monitor. For example, in this following image, I can turn the screen to myself ...
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Quick search in NAS. Which software for overview?

We use a NAS in our small company to acces our files from different locations. Searching within the NAS does not work well due to the amount of data stored and slow internet connection. So if we're ...
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Delete user account - High Sierra - 10.13.2

I have, since I bought my device second hand, an account that was created by the seller. I want to remove it but can't. I have removed the admin capabilities of this account but still the "-"...
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How to remove MRT (Malware Removal Tool)?

Note: I have already read MRT Process using large unbounded amount of memory (but here the context is different: "I'd rather not remove it") and a few similar questions/articles like MRT is ...
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Two-factor authentication when your device is not present

What happens when you have two-factor authentication enabled for your account, your iPhone gets stolen or lost and you have to login on e.g. an Android device to activate Find my iPhone and you have ...
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How to disable the “Your trackpad is wirelessly connected to this Mac” notification?

So I have a 2019 Macbook Pro connected to a Caldigit TS3 Plus dock. Connected to that I have a Magic Trackpad 2 via USB cable (to charge it). It is a Bluetooth device. Every time I connected my MBP to ...
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Is there a way to use accelerated 3D graphics from NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M in Mac OS Big Sur?

Since Mac OS High Sierra, Macbook Pro Late 2013 owners complain about the inability of using their NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M dedicated graphics card to speed up 3D graphics or a second display. So after ...
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External display sometimes briefly turns on but stays black

I have a 2019 Mac Pro (the new cheese grater) connected to an external display via Thunderbolt 3. When I put it to sleep though, sometimes the display will turn on and display all-black for a few ...
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How to run Linux GUI on macos

I'm following this website's instruction so I can run Linux gui app on my mac: https://kartoza.com/en/blog/how-to-run-a-linux-gui-application-on-osx-using-docker/ I've downloaded Kitematic (v0.17.7) ...
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How can I connect a cassette player to my Macbook (Mid 2015) to record cassette tapes on my mac?

I tried connecting the two headphone jacks to each other but the Mac is not recognizing this as an input source. I also have a cord to connect the headphone jack on the cassette player to a USB but ...
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How to access app specific iphone files in 2020?

I've seen some posts on this, but they are ancient and none of the answers are relevant anymore. Ex: The app functionality in iTunes is long gone. Is there still a way to access a specific app's files ...
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D6000 Dock with OS X Catalina 2 external monitors

I have two 27 inch monitors connected to a D6000 dock which connects to a Thunderbolt 3 port on a Mac though it is USB C from the d6000. The Mac is a 2020 Mac book pro. The D6000 is supposed to ...
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Calendar event organisers receive no confirmation of accept or decline

I'm on High Sierra, using iPhone and MacBook Pro. I receive invites in my Apple Calendar app from Outlook users without problems. I get the Accept, Maybe and Decline buttons as expected. When I accept ...
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Macbook Pro keyboard and mousepad hang after waking up while connected to VPN

I have a 2018 15" MacBook Pro running OS X Catalina 10.15.5 (19F101). When I am connected to the company VPN (via the built-in client, no third party VPNs), and my computer goes to sleep, it ...
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Which internal WiFi cards are compatible with my MacBook Pro?

I have a 2017 15 inch Macbook Pro and just upgraded to fiber internet. I'm guessing a standard M.2 WiFi 6 card would be compatible with it like this one? https://www.newegg.com/fenvi-ax200ngw-pcie-...
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Correct way with Macbook Pro trackpad to select from dropdown form?

Having started to use a MacBook Pro with Catalina a lot more than a Mac Mini, I've had trouble trying to negotiate the trackpad after using a mouse for so long. I want to be able to use a dropdown / ...
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Stop iOS app from accessing the internet [duplicate]

There are some apps on iOS that I trust with Health information. These apps are fully capable of working offline. Is there any way to prevent specific third-party apps from accessing the internet on ...
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How do I download boot camp assistant for windows 10

I downloaded Windows 10 on my Mac today and now I am having some trouble with getting back to my mac software. i know a way is through boot camp but how do I download boot camp on windows 10.
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Where does brew get all its binaries from? [duplicate]

Is there some centralized place were people just put their binaries and brew just queries that? Or do people submit their binaries to Brew? If so how do I go about submitting my binaries to brew?
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How do I delete a Time Machine local snapshot which is empty and in the wrong place?

Somehow I have a folder on the root of my hard drive called com.apple.TimeMachine.localsnapshots. This contains a few other folders which end with a couple of dated folders containing folders with the ...
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iOS version adoption historical data (from Apple)?

You can get the iOS version adoption rates for today from Apple here. Here's a screencap of the the iPhone numbers as of this post: Is historical data for this available? (preferably from Apple, and ...
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App store is completely blank on MacOS catalina

The macOS app store completely hangs after opening i've googled for a while but nothing works
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OEM adapter will only charge if the battery is first disconnected from the logic board before it's plugged in

I'm trying to get to the bottom of this weird issue I seem to be having. I have a OEM charger that wouldn't seem be charge my Macbook pro 13 retina (late 2012), model a1425. I recently did a battery ...
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macOS Catalina firmware corruption issue still “open”?

Late 2019, there were a series of reports that the then-latest Catalina update corrupted Mac firmware and caused computers to be bricked. My computer (MacBookPro11,1) appeared to be one of those ...
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Mac say storage is full but it't not. iCloud drive takes 60 GB but I can't find any files

I hope this is the correct forum for this question and if not, I apologize. Is it reasonable to have so little free space despite restoring mac? I have only Xcode and Mozilla installed, no movies, no ...
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FileVault decryption accidentially started - what will happen?

I accidentially started to decrypt my FileVault so I am wondering what is the process? Will it reset my computer so I will have to put in my info? Or will It just start up again and ask for my ...
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Apple Developer Forum links broken after WWDC 2020 forum upgrade

At WWDC 2020, Apple updated their Developer Forums. This has broken links to the old developer forum such as: https://developer.apple.com/forums/message/335101 The forum link now says: Error - Page ...
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MacOS Catalina: access subdirectories on iPhone

When iTunes had to be used for file transfer from/to iPhone, the user experience might have been confusing, but it was functionally achievable. Since MacOS Catalina - 10.15 - Finder seems to be the ...
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What does it mean when df returns the same mount over and over?

I am on the latest MacOS Catalina 10.15.5. I have the following automount setup: /etc/auto_master: /- auto_smb -nosuid,timeout=35 /etc/auto_smb /System/Volumes/Data/Users/myuser/Volumes/mymount -...
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What happens with Whatsapp iCloud backup if I don't restore media [duplicate]

I just dropped my iPhone XS Max in the water the other day and now it is in the shop for repair. I have a fairly large Whatsapp backup in the iCloud of 18GB. I currently have a replacement phone for ...
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Does iOS 13 or Safari create automatic reminders based on visiting a website?

We run a web app that deals with "events" (generalized description, but good enough for this purpose). Each event has a page, with a due date. The event organizer creates the event page, ...
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Macbook Pro 2013 15” Mojave stuck in boot loop

Macbook Pro 2013 15” Mojave stuck in boot loop A couple of days ago after trying to install Avast VPN, my Macbook Pro 2013 (15” Mojave) was giving warning messages it was low in memory so I closed ...
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Why does Apple mark common words as misspelled?

Apple consistently marks "their", "there", "it's" and several other similar common words as misspelled in all of my apps. Why is this happening and how do I prevent it?
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What are the limitations of Trusted Platform Modules?

Apple introduced DMCA measures (like DSMOS and CPUID Validation) instead of attempting to utilize a Trusted Platform Module (which was physically present on hardware but did not have drivers on Mac OS ...
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Can't get in macOS Utilities

I'm having a problem when I try to get into macOS Utilities. When I hold CMD + R it shows me a prohibited symbol. I'm trying to downgrade my MacBook because its running very slow. Currently I have ...
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Hp Compaq presario CQ56 display problem [closed]

Hp Compaq presario CQ56 is displaying irregular color on the screen instead of normal but when I tested another working screen on the laptop it is still displaying abnormal and when I tested it on ...
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What are the major differences between Apple Watch versions? [closed]

With all the different versions of the Apple Watch, what are the major differences between them? Apple no longer lists tech differences between hardware they don't sell, so it's difficult to find the ...
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Would an iPhone charging cable electrocution cause lasting damage?

Some time ago I accidentally touched the tip of a 2-meter long iPhone charging cable while the charging adapter was plugged in. It gave me a slight jump but nothing more than that. I was indoors and ...
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Lock screen message bug

I have a MacBook Pro, with Mac OS Catalina 10.15.5. I transferred the data using Time Machine from a previous MacBook Pro (Mac OS Mojave). I did not encounter any problem in transferring the data, ...
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Can I edit an .ipa file when I unzip it?

so I have a .ipa file and I have done the necessary steps to open it up and view the contents which include: replacing .ipa with .zip, unzipping it, and opening up the file it has created. inside the ...
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I cannot restore my external 1TB HDD Drive

I was running out of space on the APFS partition "Mass HDD" I have another partition that I recently formatted back to APFS too but I am unable to now get rid of it so I can restore the &...
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MacOS Firewall: 'Do you want the application “Google Chrome.app” to accept incoming network connections?'

Earlier today, I decided to review my MacOS Catlina Firewall settings by deleting my previous application-specific settings, and handle future prompts one at a time. Then when visiting chrome://flags#...
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Mac Utility doesn't show any disk in Recovery Mode

After booting my Mac it used to hang either immediately or after some time, so I put my OS on update. As usual, it asked me to restart so I did, but now it keeps on saying: "The installer ...

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