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51 votes
14 answers
30k views

I need to examine an 82.7 GB (!) text file. What can open it?

8 votes
2 answers
1k views

How do I disable autosave in TextEdit?

7 votes
3 answers
4k views

Is there a way to switch Mac OS boot partitions without going through System Preferences?

5 votes
3 answers
5k views

System Preferences freezes when I go to "Security & Privacy"

4 votes
1 answer
477 views

How do I I prevent passwords from being saved to the keychain?

2 votes
1 answer
132 views

My 2017 iMac is unable to print! But my old Mac Mini prints just fine! Any insights?

2 votes
0 answers
33 views

I have Catalina installed as a dual-boot on a Mojave box. Catalina never got past basic installation, and is a basket case. How can I salvage it?

2 votes
2 answers
1k views

Can a Time Machine backup be used to undo an OS upgrade?

2 votes
1 answer
70 views

Starting a few days ago, I have multiple unwanted app launches on startup. Help!

2 votes
2 answers
2k views

Can anybody determine why the VPN menu is not showing my VPN configurations, or how to fix this?

2 votes
1 answer
250 views

Trying to access our FTP server. Getting "Killed 9." How do I resolve this?

1 vote
1 answer
77 views

Is there a way to DISABLE a user from decrypting the boot volume? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
2k views

My SMB shares won't mount under Catalina! What's wrong?

0 votes
1 answer
297 views

Is there a way to stop DVD player and other apps from defaulting to full screen?

0 votes
1 answer
248 views

The display contrast on my new iMac (the Retina 4k 21.5" model) is too high. Can it be lowered past the lowest setting?

0 votes
1 answer
2k views

Why does my new bootable external SSD show up as 2 volumes?

0 votes
3 answers
365 views

Is there an easy way to automatically schedule a move of files matching a certain pattern from a user directory to a USB drive?

0 votes
2 answers
209 views

External USB hard drive unmounts itself after an hour or so left idle

0 votes
1 answer
270 views

What went wrong with my launchd plist?

0 votes
2 answers
2k views

How do you look for a rogue DHCP server from a Mac?

0 votes
1 answer
180 views

My launchpad now resets spontaneously

0 votes
1 answer
76 views

My launchd daemon wasn't in launchctl list when I checked! [duplicate]

0 votes
0 answers
32 views

Any suggestions about why a 2017 iMac (Catalina) is now consistently hanging on shutdown?

0 votes
1 answer
29 views

I am having trouble bluetooth-sharing pictures from my cell phone. It works on my 2017 iMac, but not on my M2 Mini

0 votes
1 answer
756 views

What's the easiest way to automatically connect to a SMB/AFP share on login?

0 votes
0 answers
179 views

What is currently a good way to format and encrypt an external drive so that it's usable on both Mac and Linux?

0 votes
1 answer
127 views

Can somebody explain encryption on a Time Machine drive?

0 votes
2 answers
111 views

I would like to preempt a command on my mac (specifically, Keytool)

-1 votes
2 answers
473 views

How do I resolve a spurious "No suitable Java version found" message?