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Do MacBooks support NVMe SSD drives via the use of a Sintech adapter?

a little update here... macOS High Sierra beta 9 (and GM) brings us a BootRom update for ALL Macs supported by HighSierra, so that they can boot from APFS drives. The very, very good news about this ...
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Install BootCamp drivers Windows 10

NEW SOLUTION Open Boot Camp Assistant, and click on "Action" in the menu bar. Click on Download Windows Support Software. OLD SOLUTION You can download the drivers from Boot Camp Assistant. First,...
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How to Configure extra buttons on mouse

I made Mac Mouse Fix. It lets you remap your side buttons to back and forward among many other cool features that make your mouse better. On top of that it's open source, lightweight, easy to use and ...
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How to remove EPSON Projector Audio driver?

Go to /Library/Extensions and delete the "EPSONProjectorAudio.kext" kernel extension. The pesky EPSON Projector Audio driver should be gone after reboot. (If you can't see the Library folder on your ...
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Direct download of Bootcamp driver 6.1 for windows 10?

just use found it on discussions apple forum look for the LonerT's post Aug 25, 2015 7:24 PM in response to dioshy (quoting everything from there even though ...
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How can I uninstall the FTDIUSBSerialDriver?

First, find out if the package is installed, and it's name: pkgutil --pkgs | grep -i ftdi It should output: com.FTDI.driver.FTDIUSBSerialDriver Then get a list of files: pkgutil --files com.FTDI....
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Drivers not working on Windows 10 installed (CLI process) on external SSD running on MacBook Air 2018

The answer of how to install Windows 10 to a external drive has be answered may times here at Ask Different. Most notably Is it possible to use Boot Camp with Windows 10 from an external HDD?. Enough ...
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Identifying and removing unknown Sound device

I also suffered from this problem after installing a software to use a wireless projector. Though the name is not ESHOW but DongleAudio in my case, I guess this works for you. In, cd /...
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How to correctly remove drivers of external USB wireless network adaptor?

Press and hold Alt/Option and click the wireless icon in the menu bar at the top right of the screen. For instance, I use TP-Link so there is a TP-Link icon. Click it while holding the Option key. You ...
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Does macOS support Ethernet over USB without a 3rd-party driver?

Yes - the vast majority of ethernet adapters work - especially USB-C since they are generally very new, a little more pricey and use fairly standard types of control chips and usb chips. The Belkin ...
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Getting Apple Cinema HD Display working in Windows 7 x64

This question is old, but in case anyone is still looking, a driver that works is here: Look for the link to Beta Versions and Old ...
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How to Configure extra buttons on mouse

If you just want the side buttons to do back/forward in ANY app/environment, this app is the most basic, streamlined one I've found for this purpose on Mac OS X, and completely free (donate!). ...
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How to Configure extra buttons on mouse

There's also a free app called Karabiner Elements. It can be used for various mappings, including keyboard and mouse. Get it from: I've been using it successfully since ...
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Do MacBooks support NVMe SSD drives via the use of a Sintech adapter?

The short answer is Yes and No, it depends on the Mac model. Thanks to @gillesaurejac who made the tests with the Sintech adapter and a lot of Mac models running macOS High Sierra. His results are: ...
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Do MacBooks support NVMe SSD drives via the use of a Sintech adapter?

Please note there's an excellent guide on the MacRumors forum by user Cmd+Q which details how to upgrade your SSD step-by-step. Additionally there is an overview of different Apple SSD connectors as ...
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How to transfer printer drivers from one mac to another?

I went through this yesterday and I found a solution -- at least a solution that worked for me. I have an old Xerox WorkCenter printer for which Xerox no longer produces OS drivers ... but the printer ...
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How do you disable the autofocus of a Razer Kiyo webcam on Mac?

This is an old question, but in case people are searching for a free and easy solution for their home office setup, I finally found it. CameraController is free and works for the Razer Kiyo out of the ...
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HP Product Research on Activity Log

Yo may find this app here: /Library/Printers/hp/Utilities/HPPU Plugins/ProductImprovementStudy.hptask/Contents/Helpers/HP Customer Just move it to the trash.
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How do I remove an installed .pkg file

You can check what was installed and remove it manually. Copy the *.pkg file to some empty tmp folder. Then: xar -xf YOUPACKAGE.pkg Then print the content of the Bom file with: lsbom $(find . -...
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Do MacBooks support NVMe SSD drives via the use of a Sintech adapter?

Update:I installed a Samsung 970 pro 1TB on macbook pro 13 2015 (A1502). And everything works well so far. Did not encountered the installation problem for PM981. The whole procedure is easy, the only ...
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2013 MacBookPro with Nvidia GPU and recent macOS

What you've been reading about are the third party nVidia Web Drivers, which nVidia created (primarily) for Mac Pro users installing new graphics cards in their towers. The nVidia Web Drivers do not ...
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How does a generic bluetooth mouse / keyboard work with macos without installing any driver?

Yes. It's the generic USB HID (Human Interface Device) driver/kext or Bluetooth HID profile All operating systems have a generic HID driver so that USB and Bluetooth keyboards, mice, and track pads ...
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How can I uninstall the FTDIUSBSerialDriver?

Answer from codebender itself here: Unistall FTDI drivers In order to uninstall the ...
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CP2102 device is not listed in /dev on macOS 10.13

I found that macOS High Sierra has blocked all unsigned / unmanaged kernel extensions and the SiLabs kernel extension guide doesn’t have information on how to manually enable the required extensions. ...
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Locating install printer PPD driver url script

You can get information about the installed printer driver with system_profiler: pse@Mithos:~$ system_profiler SPPrintersSoftwareDataType Printer Software: PPDs: PPDs: Path: /...
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Edirol UA-101 OSX Mojave Drivers

I have disabled SIP (System Integrity Protection) by entering the recovery mode (holding cmd+R on boot) and typing "csrutil disable; reboot" on a terminal. Then I installed the latest driver available ...
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how to completely uninstall AirBeam TV?

From First, find out what driver version(s) you have installed. Go to System Preferences -> Sound -> select the ...
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Cannot Add New Apps to Mac Catalina Input Monitoring on Security & Privacy

It looks like there is no way to add new app if no other app asked for this permision - there is no list with +/- buttons. I've installed discord - and it appeared in the list - then I was able to add ...
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Mac thinks mouse is a keyboard

This restored the default mouse behavior for me, though it looks like I had a different problem. Open keyboard settings in System Preferences > Keyboard Click Modifier Keys... button in bottom right ...
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Driver issue with the USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter

For those searching I am having this issue with a new 2016 MacBook Pro running sierra v10.12.1. Multiple Install->Reboot cycles with everything still plugged in but the Multiport Update is not being ...
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