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Latest file for download

I want to be able to have a generic link to the latest version on of file available for download to make things easier for clients. Example: http://server.web.net/Adium/Adium-1.5.10.4.pkg If it could ...
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macOS - Display Dashboard on external display

I have a multi-monitor setup with my MacBook Pro. I have configured Dashboard to appear as Overlay in the Mission Control preference. However, whenever I summon the Dashboard it always appears on ...
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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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2013 Mac Pro RAM upgrade not much faster

I have a 2013 Mac Pro 10.10.2 running on Yosemite. I upgraded the RAM to 64GB(4X16) and it doesn't seem to be much faster while processing FCPX files. Are there any settings I can check to ensure it's ...
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How to delete .app from High Sierra OS?

I want to have Open Terminal Here context menu option in Finder. I found this answer https://apple.stackexchange.com/a/278915/176856 and have installed the .app it suggests http://openterminal....
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11.4 Full Jaillbreak method Yet?

I've been searching around for a a while now and So far I haven't found any full jailbreaks for ios 11.4 on a 6s. To be honest, I am new to the jailbreaking scene. I've installed Velonzy, but could ...
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Assigning an application to a keypress

I have written an Applescript to change screen resolutions. I have converted it to an APP. When I click on the icon, it works perfectly. However, I would like to assign it to a keypress. I have ...
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How to resolve “mpirun: command not found” error on Mac

I'm running scientific simulation software (lammps) and whenever I try to submit the job by using a shell script which contains... mpirun -np 2 /Users/mustafaaslamy/Downloads/lammps-16Mar18/src/...
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Get Messages Beta app to run on OS X Lion

I wanted to use iMessage/Messages on my 2008 MacBook. I am stuck on Lion. I saw the Messages beta, and installed it. However, it appears Apple disabled it after Mountain Lion was released. I really ...
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Is VoiceOver useful to troubleshoot Macs and iOS devices with No-Video issues?

I wonder if it's worth learning VoiceOver as a help tool to repair Macs and iOS devices with no-video issues. Any experiences regarding this?
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My iPhone 6s was stolen

My iPhone 6s was stolen 4 days ago. I know it was stolen because I saw it on a cctv footage. I already reported to the police. We haven't caught the theft yet and I am here trying to move on from it. ...
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How do I Undelete a Bootcamp drive back to NTFS

I have a recently formatted an (MS-DOS)Fat disk inside my mac. The problem is, this was my BOOTCAMP drive formatted in NTFS. I have read a bit on how to use fsck to (undelete) a drive and watched a ...
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I've lost administrator access and /var/db/.AppleSetupDone is read only

I have lost administrator access after trying to change my username in system preferences and restarting. I have followed the directions by rebooting in Single user mode, ⌘S and typing the following ...
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Securely erase dead guys MacBook Air

I was given this 2017 MacBook Air as part of an estate. I want to erase it and reinstall Sierra OS that came with it, which I have on a USB. I have followed several sets of online instructions, ...
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What is wrong with my iPhone/iTunes? No matter how much I delete, my storage registers as completely full

I have an iPhone 5C. This is a complicated problem, ish, so I'll use bullet points: -My iPhone says that it has a hard storage limit of 5 gigs, roughly. It's actually like 4.98 and it says I have ...
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Mail app on my Mac closes unexpectedly

The Mail app on my Mac OSx High Sierra closes unexpectedly. How do I remedy this?
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MacBook Pro 15" 2017 takes a few seconds to power on display after standby

Every time my MacBook goes into standby mode and I wake it up,the display takes a few second to power up. Is this a normal behaviour or should it wake up immediately?
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Reinstalling mac fails [closed]

So I replaced my broken HDD with a new SSD on my 2011 13" Macbook Pro with 10.7.5 being the stock OS, and I want to install Mac OS X High Sierra 10.13.3 on it. Please note that direct update from 10.7....
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Commander One -> Restart as Root

This article says it is possible to run Commander One as root. I remember I was doing something like this, but now I don't have Restart as Root menu item available. How to make it work again? I'm ...
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Spilled wine on my Macbook Pro (2017) trackpad

I spilled wine on the trackpad. Not too much and it didn't go through my keyboard. I dried it out with a napkin and a hairdryer. After about two hours, on pressing the trackpad a little bit of wine ...
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Icon in applications folder is a folder full of files [closed]

I noticed that one of the applications in the Launchpad (/Applications folder) is a folder with a bunch of files in it. Have two questions: 1) How does OS X actually launch the program 2) Which of ...
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How to make macbook give periodic alert when Chrome is in the foreground?

So I have a problem with distractions on a macbook. I am hard at work (in emacs) and then I need to look something up. I go to my web browser (Chrome) find the information I need, and half an hour ...
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what are the implementations of openGL available for mac osX?

OpenGL is the specifications standards for 2D , 3D graphics. As of my little knowledge , Mesa3D is implementation for openGL on windows and linux platform. what about macOSX ? what are the ...
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The first iPad iPad one? [duplicate]

I have the first iPad ever made not the actual first iPad ever made but the first version and I can’t download apps because all the apps are out of its legal how do I get a older versions of the apps? ...
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Unable to start firefox on centOs 6 from iterm2 on mac

I have installed firefox and xauth on the centOs 6.6 server as follows: sudo yum install firefox sudo yum install xauth On my mac, I am using iTerm2 On my iTerm2 session, I also exported my display ...
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iOS dev license

Sorry my googlefu isn't helping me on this. When I pay the $100 to Apple for a dev license, do I get the ability to submit to iOS and Mac app stores or there is a separate $100 I have to spend on ...
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Export Apple Mail Database for import into Outlook 2016 for Windows

I have to migrate to Windows PC for the first time. All my work is email oriented and I have tons of emails on my Apple Mail email client and also I have saved a lot of them on my hard drive as .mbox ...
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I charge my iPad mini and I start to turn it on showing a screen that my iPad is charging but it turn off

My iPad mini went dead because I didn't charge it while I'm playing with only 2 percent. I started to charge it and for a few hours I start to turn it on. The screen shows that my iPad is charging but ...
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Any value to “Remote Disc” on a laptop that has an optical drive? [closed]

According to this article: I just got off the phone with applecare support. It IS an error, the Remote Disc icon is not supposed to be there. It is only meant to be installed on the macbook air....
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Reinstall Apache?

I have completely borked my Apache installation on High Sierra. I had a wonderful local development environment running prior to the update, and when I upgraded to High Sierra I attempted to force it ...
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What program can convert .mp4 files created in Keynote to .swf files?

I have created a number of MPEG-4 (.mp4) files from Keynote on my Mac. I now need to use these on a website, but have been told by the website owners that they require the files in ShockWave Flash (....
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Adblock Warning Removal List for iOS - block 'Please disable Ad-Block'

I use Adblock Warning Removal List for Safari on macOS. Adblock Warning Removal List Warning Removal list filter subscription when enabled, blocks these sorts of anti-adblock warnings and ...
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How can I open the file location of a running process?

I can ps -x to get a list then grep the name then manually type in the process number to lsof -p to list the processes open file locations and get the cwd of the process ... whew! all this manual work....
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watchOS 4 not measuring resting or walking heart rate

The description of new features available in watchOS (and the Heart features in iOS 11's Health app) mention "Resting" and "Walking" rates. In fact the official description suggests that the Watch ...
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“Unknown error” when unlocking AppleID account

I had to change my Apple ID password because my account was locked. When I try to do this on Apple's website I get an "unknown error": which doesn't allow me to proceed. How can I resolve this?
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iMac HDD transfer files to windows PC without affecting Mac OS x

Hi I have iMac a very slow one and it's stops responding a lot and copying data takes ages so I want to transfer my data to a windows PC. My question Is it possible to remove iMac hdd to transfer ...
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macOS : stream a “false” prerecorded image/video to my webcam

I want to feed my webcam with a "false" prerecorded image/video (as allowed camcamx soft on mac). How to do ? Do you know a method or software? An alternative to camcamx ? I use MacOS 10.11 Sierra ...
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What are the signs of logic board damage? Is this such a case?

So recently my iPhone 6+ fell off of my bed while I was asleep. The screen was slightly popped out and after a simple press back in it worked fine for about another day. I then started to get an issue ...
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Why Apple In-Ear headphones do not work with iPod Shuffle 3rd Generation?

Nowadays I use one Apple In-Ear headphones with iPhone. I tried the same with iPod 3rd Generation but surprisingly it does not work. Why?
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iCloud init on Sierra upgrade - did Apple “dox” me?

I have files on my hard drive that I would rather not back up to the cloud. I'm just fine using external disk drives the old fashioned way. So when I upgraded to Sierra recently, it initialized ...
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Convert Bootable DVD to DMG

i want to convert my Sierra DVD to a DMG file , so i could install it on non-mac device ( PC ). I used Disk Utilities but not worked... Is it possible to do this ? or i Have to download the source ...
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How to edit or adjust images on Mac

I need edit text that saved as file.jpg in my Macintosh computer. For ex. I have file.jpg that have text: "One years production" and I would like to get rid from letter 's" left as "One year ...
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I want to use a iTunes voucher but not sure if it will charge my dad's credit card

I tried use iTunes voucher but I am not sure if it will charge my dad. How do I know?
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VMWare iso image if can be transferred to my macbook pro free space partition?

Even though I have been a member for a long time, I am a newbie on the Ubuntu command line or the logic behind it. I am asking this forum because a lot of you are already above average or experts in ...
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Music won't sync onto iPhone: “Item Not Available”

When I go into the Music app on my iPhone 6, many of the songs in my library are grayed out. When I tap on them, it gives an error saying Item Not Available This item can't be played. How can I get ...
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why is there a significant chunk of disk space (~124Gb) that Disk Utility isn't able to access?

~124GB is missing/inaccessible from Disk Utility.. I'm unable to resize the main partition, I'm unable to manipulate the missing space (delete, etc without erasing the entire disk). First aid on ...
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Lost names on iphone 7

My iPhone 7 lost the contact names on my favorites. I just have the numbers. Under contacts I have the names but no numbers. Help
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Solar charger for MacBook Air 2015? [closed]

Photographer needing Solar Charger for MacBook Air 2015 13in What's available?
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Coco-applescript is in my documents folder. I am not a developer. Is it changing the way my apps work?

I found Cocoa-AppleScript Applet 2.app in my documents folder. What is this? I noticed it when I was in iTunes and was going to add to my library. I just had to reinstall my OS because of problems and ...
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Can you add memory to the new 2017 iMacs that Apple announced on 5 June 2017?

I know that earlier iMacs could be end-user upgraded to add more memory. I was wondering if that is still the case with the models they announced yesterday, both for the 21" and the 27".

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