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I've seen instances in the past when certain app icons appear incredibly small in the Dock, to the point that clicking on them does nothing. The icon in your screenshot looks very similar to the Twitter icon, so if you're a Twitter user it could be that. Regardless, I would start with restarting the Dock as a first step. To do this: Now open Terminal (...


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The /etc/profile file, which Bash executes for login shells, includes the following content: # System-wide .profile for sh(1) if [ -x /usr/libexec/path_helper ]; then eval `/usr/libexec/path_helper -s` fi if [ "${BASH-no}" != "no" ]; then [ -r /etc/bashrc ] && . /etc/bashrc fi It's the path_helper program that sets up the PATH environment ...


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This worked for me, finally! https://www.reddit.com/r/MacOSBeta/comments/clb8at/the_requested_version_of_macos_is_not_available/ Execute this command in your terminal: sudo /usr/sbin/softwareupdate --set-catalog https://swscan.apple.com/content/catalogs/others/index-10.15beta-10.15-10.14-10.13-10.12-10.11-10.10-10.9-mountainlion-lion-snowleopard-leopard....


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Shut down the Macbook Press shift + ctrl + alt and press the power button. Notice the change in power led color if the Macbook is connected to power. Note this won't start the Macbook. Now, press command + alt + P + R, and press the power button. You will see the screen flashing a couple of times. This won't power on the Macbook either. Now, start the ...


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The next thing I would do is try booting into Safe Mode. Boot into Safe Mode Follow these steps to boot your MBA into Safe Mode: Fully shut down your Mac Restart your Mac Immediately press the Shift key and keep it down Let go of the Shift key when you see the login window (NOTE: If you have FileVault enabled you may need to log in twice). Take a ...


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It's not clear what "I completely cleaned my MacOS Mojave installed Macbook Air Mid 2013" means, but reading between the lines I'm assuming you have no user data on your internal drive. If that's the case and all you want is to have macOS Mojave installed before adding back your user data, I'd start the process again as follows: Fully shut down your Mac ...


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I'm a big believer in having more RAM generally, but of course in many situations having more RAM isn't warranted. In your case, however, having more RAM is going to be useful because of the type of tasks you're using your iMac for. The key spec missing from your question, however, is the type of storage you have. If your iMac has one of the Fusion drives, ...


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That looks like the caps lock icon from an external keyboard. Are you using an external keyboard, maybe along with Logitech software?


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This app works for me: MuteMyMic. Available in the App Store at that link. Appears to be free, as well. It puts an icon in the menubar with a mic input level slider: Disclaimer: no financial or other ties to the developer of this amazing app which I just found using Google.


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There is a preference setting for that. All you need to do is specify, in megabytes, your desired maximum space limit. In Terminal, enter the following command and replace xxx with your desired size limit. sudo defaults write /Library/Preferences/com.apple.TimeMachine MaxSize xxx


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This worked for me after everything else on the internet didn't worked: https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/rough-guide-fix-for-finder-preview-not-working-on-mojave-10-14-1.264398/ So here is what the problem is and what you do to solve it: Mojave installed an internal list of which Mac model can use hardware de-/encoding for images and other files. ...


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To see which key combinations are supported in Terminal, look through the menus or open the help page from the help menu. A utility I find quite useful is CheatSheet which lists all key combinations currently available if you press and hold Command key for a few seconds.


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I'd say "Nothing". Assuming there is an defective battery, you can't 'manage' its safety with any specific behaviour. It could fail and overheat while in use, or while charging. The odd recall notwithstanding, Apple has worked very hard at making laptops use minimal power when closed, while also allowing some necessary background tasks; and then letting ...


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Your setting of hybernate mode is the one to achieve exactly what you described. But you are correct. I use this setting since many years and through many versions of MacOS (Yosemite, El Capitan, Sierra & High Sierra). From memory I reported many times the same problem to Apple about this mode failing on output of hibernation when the battery was nearly ...


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No - do not disturb is a system level function on macOS and iOS. What you’d need to do is make an AppleScript or other tool to automate disabling notifications for that app and then possible hook that up to a timer app or trigger (or just remind yourself to toggle it with a keyboard shortcut when your other manual timer goes off). So a third party app on ...


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It is a general issue, not clear if it is on Mac or Google side: https://support.google.com/calendar/thread/12612472?hl=en


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How to upgrade to macOS Sierra - Apple Support will lead you to the Mac App Store link for Sierra. You might want to bookmark this too: Download Older Versions of macOS and Mac OS X - krypted


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I don't know of a shortcut but you could easily put the one-liner sudo killall -HUP mDNSResponder;sudo killall mDNSResponderHelper;sudo dscacheutil -flushcache in a text file, name it DNSflush.sh for example, and use that as your command. Make the file executable and then run it from the terminal. I just did this and named the file simply DNSFlush and it ...


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The safest way is to use our uninstaller. If you have partially uninstalled you'll have to run a complete installation before uninstalling. The uninstaller is in the /Applications/DisplayLink folder. Depending on your upgrade history you may have slightly different files but if you really want to uninstall manually -again not recommending that- here is the ...


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Reinstall VMware Tools As was often the case with the competitor Parallels you mentioned, when the screen resolution fails to adjust you may need to re-install their software that embeds within the guest OS to enhance integration with the host OS. From the main VMware Fusion app menu bar, choose Virtual Machine > Reinstall VMware Tools. This mounts an ...


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This is actually a feature of of Mojave. It recognizes that the software you have installed on your Mac "ndtrack" will not work if you upgrade your Mac to (currently in beta) macOS Catalina. You should seek out an updated version of ndtrack before you upgrade to macOS Catalina. If you have no current intention of upgrading to macOS Catalina (the final ...


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The standard Apache is started through /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/org.apache.httpd.plist: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd"> <plist version="1.0"> <dict> <key>Disabled</key> <true/> <key>...


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The app SteerMouse has multiple adjustments for tracking speed and acceleration, which go beyond the limits imposed by the macOS controls. I've used it for years to resolve the same complaint. SteerMouse 5.3.8 works happily on Mojave.


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In about this Mac, overview -> System Report -> Power, last block displays connected and charging info. Cannot comment on programmatically retrieving.


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Posting this as an answer so that it's more visible. I'm going to detail exactly what I did even if the steps seems unnecessary. I switched between the two accounts a couple of times, noticing that the 3 finger side swipe between spaces wasn't working on my normal account but was working on my test account. I decided to duplicate my normal account and was ...


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Manual update just worked for me. Downloaded the update manually from: https://support.apple.com/kb/DL2010. Mounted macOSUpdCombo10.14.6.dmg and installed the update from the package.


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I tried all available methods. Deleting files from: /Library/Preferences - com.apple.Bluetooth.plist ~/Library/Preferences/ByHost - com.apple.Bluetooth.xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx and after reboot To reset your Mac’s Bluetooth module Tried through safe mode. Created a new user. Turned off the wifi Made a clean install. Install Catalina Return from backup 10.14.5 ...


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For anyone who still struggles with this, if you have more than one user run on your Mac. Open /Users in the Finder and right-click > Get Info. Change permission settings to Read & Write. (If you have 3 users then change all 3) Setting Icon > Apply to enclosed items Redo answer from Lounès KSOURI. (Or just check the software update again) (That ...


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Apache in macOS Server runs as the _www user. Try granting this user write access to the directory with an ACL entry. chmod +a "_www allow list,search,add_file,add_subdirectory,delete_child,write,append,file_inherit,directory_inherit" "/Users/<user>/Sites"


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We've faced this at my work as well, we noticed that Mojave machines would complain about "Write Access" not being granted, we went through using Full Control/Modify on our user's folder and it didn't resolve it. We tried turning off thumbnails in Finder which also didn't do much in the way of it working, then finally we ran Handle which showed us when we ...


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