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How to remove personal information from iMac Pro with MDM (after attempting remote erase)

Since your iMac Pro has an Intel processor and T2 chip, you want the restore process to erase the data securely. https://support.apple.com/guide/apple-configurator-mac/revive-and-restore-apple-...
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Where is the light sensor on iMac 27' 2020?

8 mm to left of webcam on my 2019 iMac - I think yours is the same. Look carefully and you should see a 1 mm grey circle. But a finger over it and (with auto-brightness enabled) the screen will dim ...
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Should I upgrade my Intel E7600 CPU for an E8600 in my iMac 27" late 2009?

The RAM and SSD upgrades are the most useful upgrades you can make, in terms of % improvement, cost, and ease of task. The replacement is still just a 2-core CPU (Wolfdale, 45nm, August 2008), with a ...
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High Sierra Time Machine back up disk unusable

Well, I have no idea why but by just insisting and transferring files via Finder (not the Time Machine interface), I eventually made it. I just lost 1 series, 1 movie and a folder with 32 screenshots, ...
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What does modified date of application means?

What you are seeing is the date that the app was created or modified - by the developer! The exact behaviour will vary depending on how the app was downloaded and installed, but this is the correct ...
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High sierra partition lost after deleting windows partition

The GUID of 48465300-0000-11AA-AA11-00306543ECAC shown in your question should be 7C3457EF-0000-11AA-AA11-00306543ECAC. From Big Sur, enter the following commands to make the change. Here, I assume ...
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iMac freezes and then "soft" restarts/ resets

I've known Photoshop to do this - somehow more of a forced logout than a true reboot. Try going to Preferences > Performance, then on the right, Graphics Processor Settings & Advanced. Reduce ...
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External Disc (Western Digital Ultra for Mac 5TB) disconnecting it self, but still shown in finder. Have to restart or reconnect

Remember the first rule of troubleshooting, "isolate and identify." So you simplify troubleshooting by ensuring that only the HD is connected to the Mac (other than keyboard/mouse). If it is ...
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