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Transfer of iPhone Ownership

I have an AT&T family plan. My niece has an HTC smartphone and hates it. I have a 3G iPhone. I want to give her my iPhone and get a newer one with my upgrade. I don't know how to transfer ...
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One Apple ID Required for iPhone and iPad

My husband and I share a computer. We both have our own iPhone, mine a 4S and his a 3S. My husband also has a new iPad. The problem: when I set up his new iPad it would not accept the Apple ID used ...
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Use iPod touch to connect phone to car stereo

I have a iPod touch 4, paired to Boss 758DBI in-dash car stereo. Why can't I use Bluetooth on iPod to pair my phone? Would like to do this so that I can have a handsfree conversation through my car ...
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Flashing folder with question mark, spinning beachball when wakes up

My MacBook is acting weird recently. It starts to show flashing folder with question mark during bootup and spinning beach ball when it wakes up from a long sleep. When these happens, I will have to ...
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How to play videos stored in iTunes playlist on iPhone4 to play in car stereio( Sony XAV-622)?

iPhone4 Sony XAV-622 How to play videos stored in iTunes playlist on iPhone4 to play in car stereio( Sony XAV-622) ?
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Can I play YouTube video in background on iPad ? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: An app to play youtube in background on ipad If I want to listen to a Youtube video and work on another app, such as Safari, is there a way for that audio to run in the ...
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Lion upgrade from Mac App store seems to have frozen

I am trying to upgrade to Lion from Snow Leopard. After beginning the download/install process from the Mac App store everything seemed normal. However after about 20 minutes my entire MBP is frozen. ...
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Hide webloc extension

I know that I can hide all extensions but how do I hide just one, say webloc? I don't want to hide each the extension of each file individually.
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Apple ID Verification (iPod touch)

I did not receive any verification email for my Apple ID. I already repeated the procedures more than twice. What am I going to do?
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How to jailbreak iPad2 3G 4.3.5?

I just bought a new (refurbished) iPad2 3G, and it came with 4.3.5. It seems I can't jailbreak it because: There's no jailbreak for 4.3.5 There's no untethered jailbreak yet for 5.1.1 I can't change ...
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Can you remap keys to only be used while using VMware?

I've just started using VMware, and I am admittedly a novice Mac user. Anyways, I installed Windows 7 on my iMac, and I've been playing this little indie game that requires the use of the insert and ...
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Can't restore image to USB stick

When I try to restore, I get message: Could not validate source - Operation not supported haven't seen anything like this on the web
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Is there any way to delete the Personal (Web) notebook and create new notebooks from OneNote for iOS?

I've tried deleting from the web interface, but it only recreates it immediately. I'd love to be able to click the new note icon in the middle of the taskbar but it defaults to this Unfiled Notes ...
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Contacts deleted when setting up e-mail on iPhone 4S

New iPhone 4S. When I set up my e-mail exchange account all my contacts are deleted. I have restored from back up twice and turned off the sync with contacts, calenders and reminders but it still ...
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Every time I connect my iPad, iTunes wants to back it up

Every time I connect my iPad, iTunes wants to back it up. I don't want to back it up, I just want to transfer some files into an app. This is with the Windows version of iTunes and I keep aborting ...
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Which font is used when I export formulas from Grapher?

You can export formulas from Grapher with drag&drop. Which font is used for this? I want to write some stuff in the same font in Keynote, but I cannot find the correct font...
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XBMC green lines on 10.7.4

After upgrade my system to 10.7.4, the XBMC Eden (latest version) shows green lines all over the screen. Does anybody have this issue?
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How to mount local folder with mount_afp in OS X 10.6.8

I tried to use mount_afp afp://user:111@127.0.0.1/home ~/Documents to mount the ~/Documents folder to the shared folder, but it shows the error like below: mount_afp: AFPMountURL returned error 62, ...
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How can I copy songs from an iPod to a Mac without using iTunes?

my friend has an iPod Touch and she cannot use it with iTunes anymore. is it possible to save those songs somehow on another computer and then reset iPod and copy songs back? or in general have a ...
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Recovery when main account corrupt?

I had an unfortunate incident with boot camp assistant last night. I was trying to get hold of the windows drivers as an iso and when it asked me where to save to, I just selected my account folder in ...
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Lion iCal calendar event shows up as grey rather than colour of calendar it belongs to

I have an item in iCal that shows in grey rather than the (blue) colour of the calendar it belongs to. It also has an interrupted border rather than a flawless border. What does that mean? Update: ...
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Installing TextWrangler command line tools into /usr/bin

I just installed the text wrangler command line tools and they are placed into /usr/local/bin by default. On Lion this directory appears to be a root only directory, and I don't want to have to run ...
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Foreign language entries appearing in Safari context menu

I am getting some foreign language (Portuguese?) items appearing in my Safari 5.1.5 context menu, when I right-click on an element in a page (see below). My OSX 10.7.3 language is set to English. I ...
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iPad and iPhone can sync with each other on Notes — how about adding info on the Mac or PC?

Right now the iPad and iPhone can sync with each other for any Notes added or edited, so one note added on the iPad will go to the iPhone automatically, and I think this is done by sync'ing with the ...
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How can I leave my wifi connection connected after logging the user out of the OS?

Lets say the WiF network uses LDAP to authenticate users with a user and password and the users login to the OS using the same LDAP credentials. Is there a way that this WiFi connection can be always ...
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How can I change the speech rate while text-to-speech is going on?

Is it possible to do that? I currently activate the text-to-speech feature by hitting CMD+SHIFT+S. However, while reading textbooks, I sometimes need to go slower to increase understanding, or pause. ...
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Where do I start to debug a network problem?

I am unable to ping outside of my mac from the Terminal, and yet the internet connection (as seen from Safari) is otherwise just fine. Where do I start to debug this issue?
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How to disable iPhone notifications from Facebook Places?

I've got this long-running annoyance about the Facebook iPhone app. Now, I do want notifications from Facebook e.g. when someone posts on my wall/timeline or mentions me in a comment. However, ...
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Does iOS 5.1.1 disable Visual Voicemail on Sprint phones?

I updated to iOS 5.1.1 today, and now the voicemail button on my phone calls Sprints old, audio voicemail system. I no longer have access to visual voicemail. I suspect that the feature may have been ...
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How do I show an application only in the dock assigned to a desktop?

You can assign the application in the dock to a desktop. But can you hide the application in the dock in the desktop where it is not assigned? That is, the dock in each desktop should show only the ...
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Syncing between devices and macs problem

Is there a way to sync between macs and iDevices in a way you specify which device has the most recent data? I mean, suppose I make some modifications to a contact using my Mac or I buy some apps for ...
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Home share between iPhone and Macbook not working

My home share between my iPhone and Macbook is not working. My macbook music will show up on my iPhone but it doesn't work the other way around. Someone please help! I've tried basically everything.
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Is there a way to capture part of a screen in full screen mode?

I am playing a game that's called Bookworm on the Mac, and it runs in full screen mode. If I press ⇧ shift+⌘ cmd+4 to capture part of the screen, it won't work. Usually, I can press space and click ...
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Use Textmate (or any arbitrary application) with Lion's “Versions” feature?

I'm writing a thesis in LaTeX with TextMate. I want very simple, very automated version control. Nothing complicated! Just, every time I save, a new version is created so that I can easily go back in ...
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MAMP Pro OS X Lion FTP - Cannot Find wp-content directory

I am trying to develop a WordPress theme locally on my Mac (running OS X 10.7.3) running MAMP Pro, and am having trouble utilizing FTP. I know in 10.7, FTP has been deprecated, but was able to get ...
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Opening/viewing iCal in Windows

I have this one condition: The boss is using mac, the secretary is using PC. The boss keep all the schedules in iCal, and now the secretary cannot manage and see the schedules because i dont know ...
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Inbox of iOS Gmail App Not Syncing on iPad

I have installed the Gmail app for iPad, and configured my gmail account. However, the inbox does not sync at all. It always shows 'No offline messages'. But I am able to see the messages under All ...
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What mail program offers spam filtering and a unified way to check multiple mailboxes?

I have been using Mail and I really don't like it. I have tried Thunderbird, Entourage and Postbox and do not like any of them either. I need a clear and unified way to check all my mails and also a ...
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Problem booting Ubuntu from newer Macbook Pro (late 2011 model)

I'm trying to create a USB stick that is bootable on both PC and Intel Mac systems, which will contain a full installation of Ubuntu (i.e. not just a LiveCD). I've succeeded in creating a USB that ...
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Second monitor for 2009 Mac Pro

I have a 2009 Mac Pro with a ATI Radeon HD 4870 (option). It is connected to a 2009 24" Cinema Display. If I want to add a second monitor (non-Apple), what type of monitor/connector/cable do I need?
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How can I boot a 2012 Mac Mini off of a USB thumbdrive with CentOS on it?

I have a 2012 Mac Mini running OS X 10.7.3. On another PC, I have created a USB boot disc with CentOS 6.2 on it. The goal was to install CentOS onto the Mini. The USB drive is MBR partitioned and ...
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Concerns in testing a potentially water damaged Macbook battery

So, I acquired a water damaged Macbook (Late-2008 Unibody / 5.1) to cannibalize for parts for my existing macbook of the same model. I've taken everything I need off it, so I'm looking to part out ...
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New iPad camera button

I am trying to draw a button in my iOS app which would look exactly like a button in camera App of the new iPad (like on this image) Since I don't have the new iPad, I can't check it by my own. But ...
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iCal shows an event that the Google Calendar doesn't have?

I subscribed to a google calendar and all was going well until today that I saw an event on iCal and when checking on the web the event isn't there. I synced with ⌘+R and ⌘+⇧+R and the event is still ...
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Trackpad gets stuck in select mode

I'm experiencing the problems described here, basically the trackpad has spurts of spurious input, but the problems are fairly intermittent. I've kept the system usable by deactivating many non-...
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Can text messages sent via Global.AQ Lite (iPhone App) be traced?

I'm used the app Global.AQ Lite on my iPhone to send an anonymous text message. I used my home Wi-Fi network while sending the text, and I used fake Global.AQ account details. I now have a different ...
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Can I ghost/image my jailbroken AppleTV?

I have an AppleTV2 (4.4.3) which I have jailbroken and am running XBMC on. I want to upgrade it to 4.4.4 so it can support mirroring, and jailbreak again, but advice on the internets is split about ...
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Theme related issue

The attached image(s) should be a visual reference to what I am attempting to verbalize. My issue is that last summer I was playing with theme management on OS X 10.6.x and all was well but lately ...
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iPhone 4/4s Spotlight Search Problem

Spotlight Search on iPhone 4s doesn't show any results. Everything is checked under Settings -> General -> Spotlight Search. Restart doesn't help. New contacts don't appear.
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How to print screenshot with “fit to page” option?

When I use "Grab" to take a screen shot and then print it I have to manually adjust the "scale %" to make it fit on one page. I'm looking for an "fit to page" option. I'm also using the "awesome ...

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