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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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One Apple ID, two devices purchased in different locations. How to manage address on both devices?

I am using a single Apple ID on two devices (iPhone 5s purchased in India, and iPad purchased in the US). How can I manage my address on each device? Also, if I update the address to my Indian ...
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Why under /bin are there so many ‘Unix executable files’?

Why under /bin are there so many Alias and Unix executable files? I thought executable files were files that Mac categorize as "not used" or along those lines?
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How to export iBooks Author .ipa file to ePub

iBooks Author 2.5 Blank ePub template. Import file. Make corrections. Save. Now there's a *.ipa file. The export procedure to create an ePub is supposed to be: Share>Export>ePub. But ePub is ...
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“Your iCloud storage is almost full” [duplicate]

The majority of my iCloud storage is in backups. 4.2GB in backups for my iPhone & iPad. Is this typical, 'cuz it seems like a lot to me?
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Right place for .so files

I'm compiling a few modules for apache where is the best place to put them on OSX systems? It seems that root user doesn't have permissions to write on /usr/local.
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How to backup android device contacts on a mac?

How do you do it? The official android files trasfer app seems to transfer only files, not contacts. How to?
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How to use AppleScript to change an IP address in copied text

Basically I need to search in clipboard contents for an IP address and replace it with an address that's in a completely different subnet: (10.10.8.24 to 192.168.8.24 as examples). I tried using the ...
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Using Automator to script an arbitrary scriptable application

Is it possible to use Automator to script an arbitrary scriptable application the way it is possible to load the application's dictionary to Script Editor and use AppleScript to script it?
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AppleScript execution stops when a error popup show up

I am trying to execute an apple script to attach a file to outlook. Now when i attach a certain file, i get an expected error popup saying, "i do not have the permission to attach this file. Click ok ...
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How to Uninstall Office for Mac 2016

How can I COMPLETELY uninstall Microsoft Office for Mac 2016
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lost iphone that might have been stolen

I set my iPhone 6 down at store and it was turned all the way off and I couldn't track it so I think somebody picked it up I wanna know how can I track a iPhone while its turned off
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Why iPad Camera photos are not synced automatically to iCloud?

I have automatic sync on in my iPad. I have had my iPad in 3G/4G network and my home wifi. I access my iCloud in the internet browser at icloud.com but no pictures are visible there. In iCloud ...
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Why KeyRemap4MacBook mapping for home-end stopped working in browsers after migrating to Sierra from Mavericks?

This mapping is still working in MS Word and vi. Also Option-Tab stopped working for switching applications.
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Applescript result of tell as argouments

tell application "Safari" to set the content of var1 to URL of active tab of front window do shell script "grep " & var1 & "path-to-my-file/file" If the url of active tab on Safari is https:/...
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iTunes purchase charged to credit card instead of voucher

I recently set up Family sharing. My son purchased a game from Apple thinking he was using his iTunes voucher but the purchase has gone straight on to my credit card via family sharing. How can I ...
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How to use a .dmg file [duplicate]

I'm trying to use a .dmg file. I have it downloaded and everything but whenever I try to open it, it doesn't do anything. Am I doing something wrong?
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Making an El Capitan Install/Recovery Flash Drive from Snow Leopard

To make a long story short, I managed to have to wipe my entire hard drive. Fortunately, I have a Time Machine backup ready to work. Unfortunately, I can't find any way to get the option of restoring ...
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Don't clear calendar reminders on iphone when clearing all notifications

I recently migrated from Android to iOS 10.2. One big problem I have are notifications, I receive hundreds of valid notifications each day (emails, messages, calendar reminders, etc) and I want to ...
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Will iPhone SE price likely be reduced 1 year after its debut? [closed]

the iPhone SE came out last March, and rumour is that it won't be updated this year. Will it likely see a price drop this cycle? Is it best to hold off till March to buy one?
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Insert links in Word 2011

I'm trying to add a link to a document in Word 2011 on my MacBook Pro, but the instructions for inserting hyperlinks are not working for me. How can I insert a link into a Word document? Editor's ...
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Photo stream on iphone has old photos I deleted, but on desktop has recent ones I want to save

I'm trying to clear up space on my iphone , but Photo stream on iphone has about 4GB old photos I deleted, but on desktop has recent ones I want to save. basically Photo Stream on my iphone shows ...
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How do I open Mobile Sync?

I am trying to look at old iCloud backups and I watched a couple of videos explaining how. I went to Finder / Go menu, then held the Alt ⌥ button and Library apeared. I pressed it. I pressed ...
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screen zooms randomly on iMac

2012 iMac running el capitan 10.11.6 screen zooms in and out randomly. does it with video and maps most often.
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Is it possible to downgrade my iphone 5 firmware from 10.2 to 7.1.2 by restoring to an old backup? [duplicate]

Ok, so i made the most idiotic mistake of upgrading to the latest firmware on my Iphone 5. I was running on 7.1.2. But now i'm on 10.2. Fack! My friend currently has a working Iphone 5 with the ...
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MacBook Pro OS X and Windows Crash

I have a Mac-Book Pro on which i have windows 7 installed on Bootcamp partition, yesterday while working it suddenly crashed, I saw a blue screen for less than half a second and the system restarted ...
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How can i segment iTunes podcast on the basis of chapter

I have my own iTunes podcast series of approx 200mp3 which are directly feeded from my wordpress website. Link to iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/in/podcast/bhagawad-geeta/id1148683227?mt=2 Now i ...
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Auto downloading from akami.net

I'm running macOS Sierra. Currently I am facing an issue the data received in the system is increasing without any downloading. The firewall showing the system downloading data from the akamai.net. ...
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Info on Recovery Partition Creator

I have a Mac that doesn't start. I have tried to restore it with online recovery and also with a thumb drive both failing though. I have another Mac but it is not the same as the one that doesn't ...
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Remove password completely from Macbook Pro Yosemite [closed]

I am setting up a user and don't want a password. When leaving the new password field blank and hitting OK, the message "your new password is empty" and did not let me proceed. Can anyone please ...
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Contact card spam

I'm getting contact cards in my Contacts.app that have the Apple logo, a name like "Apple inc." Or "Expedia" and then hundreds of emails listed under that contact. I suspect this is someone trying to ...
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Shortcut on Mac: auto google a word/phrase in new window

When doing research, for example, this shortcut is a big help. You highlight a word or phrase on a webpage [then hold down the shortcut keys + hit spacebar, I think ] and it will open a new page with ...
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A strange border at macOS Preview

When I'm opening a PDF-file in macOS Preview I got some annoying white borders in full-screen mode. Does anybody know how I can get rid of this annoying borders? It's about the borders you see at the ...
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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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Arranging PDFs within A File

I'm trying to organize photos I've taken in to subfolders within a master PHOTO file. I created a file on my desktop and then drag and dropped images from my Photo library in to that master folder. ...
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how to turn off iCloud on a Mac

Simply said: How do I turn off iCloud on my Mac?
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How to copy thousands photos from Mac/PC to iPhone?

Is there any easy and fast way to copy thousands photos from Mac/PC to iPhone? I tried Dropbox, but I have to export every photo one by one. Also I have tried AirDrop, but my iPhone does not show in ...

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