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There might be some system update which must be waiting, try restarting the Mac.


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I simply removed the due dates from all my overdue reminders, and CalNCService’s CPU usage immediately went back to normal. These repeating console logs had prompted me to try this: Updating overdue reminder count Scheduling next update for Tue Feb 18 09:00:00 2020, which is -3409.498367 seconds from now Performing action for fired timer with label ...


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Open the Last Closed Tab in Safari on the Mac Safari lets you undo your action of closing a tab--as long as you act promptly. If you close a tab by mistake and then open a new tab, you won't be able to restore the closed tab with the shortcut below, because the undo feature only works on your last action. Reopen Closed Windows in Safari on the Mac You can ...


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Update : there is a new nice official google extension for PIP in Chrome : https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/picture-in-picture-extens/hkgfoiooedgoejojocmhlaklaeopbecg Personally, I am using both : the Helium extension for its transparent feature and the Google extension for its speed.


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If after resetting the SMC one time, turn of Bluetooth entirely to see if that helps. With Power Nap off, what causes MacBook Pro 2018 battery drain with lid closed and wake-ups every 2 hours? Lots of reports of this on multiple hardware models. No word from Apple on a fix or if this is by design.


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I have noticed that you need to wait for the "Enter Password" text to appear in the input box. If you begin typing sooner, those characters won't be captured.


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I would turn on smb3 signing, smb3 encryption and retest. We are seeing the best performance with the latest OS, newest protocols and full encryption. It’s not twice as fast, but it’s measurably faster for a couple of vendors across the board for us. Next, get a wire shark dump and look at the SMB commands. Work with networking on MTU and jumbo packets as ...


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I was having the same issue. It started occurring when my external speaker tried automatically connecting to the device. Turning off bluetooth entirely solved the problem for me.


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I booted the server remotely into SafeMode and back. I'll check whether this will do ... Kickstarter vs SecurityAgent was my idea not to just kill the process but rather restarting it.


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Security Agent The Security Agent is a separate process that provides the user interface for the Security Server in macOS (not iOS). Its primary purpose is to request authentication whenever an app requests additional privileges. Test by running in Safe Mode. Boot into safe mode then restart normally. This clears out a number of caches that may stop the ...


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A previous answer, which will get Windows 7 installed on your Mac, can be found at Installing Windows 7 or 10 Pro 64 bit without DVD or Flash Drive. If you have the Windows 7 product key, then you should make sure you have the latest Windows 7 iso download. You can get this from Download Windows 7 Disc Images (ISO Files). I will point out that the Windows ...


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In your case, when you reboot and if it has a shift button press then it should boot in SAFE mode. As you are not facing this, I am sure this is not a full hardware issue. So NVRAM reset should help because temporarily you are able to fix by a quick reboot. Reset NVRAM or PRAM on your Mac NVRAM (nonvolatile random-access memory) is a small amount of memory ...


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According to this Apple Developer Manual entry, in AppleScript you programmatically dismiss an alert after a specified period of time. display dialog "Do, or do not. There is no try." giving up after 5 --> Result: {button returned:"OK", gave up:true}


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After using applescript and procedure mentioned here, I added Outlook account successfully using script. https://github.com/talkingmoose/Outlook-Exchange-Setup-5


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Just a couple of pointers for anyone with this issue: in general, the Bluetooth standard (as of version 4 or so) provides 2 codecs for use with headphones/headsets: SBC for high quality audio + high latency + no microphone, or SCO for lower audio quality + microphone + low latency. The point is that they don't provide for high audio quality + microphone at ...


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There is a third-party github project called SwiftDefaultApps, which provides a command line tool and a MacOS Preference pane for listing and setting the URIs, UTIs and their app handlers. Utility to retrieve and manipulate default applications in macOS. Available commands: - getHandler Returns the default application ...


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Further to user9869932 above about resetting the date. Note it should be cd "/Users/-your user name-/Library/Mobile Documents/com~apple~CloudDocs" then doing the command find . ! -path "*.icloud" ( -exec echo {} \; -a -exec touch {} \; ) Will give you a massive list - in my case - of files it resets the date on that are waiting to upload. The files then ...


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