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Apple Script: cannot call id3tag from script with “do shell script”

Trying to rename mp3s from an apple script which will be part of a larger script including Audio Hijacker. set folder_p to "/Users/me/Music/" set folder_path to POSIX path of folder_p set file_path ...
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Synology DS716+

So I'm thinking of buying this NAS. Im planning to use pretty much all the features on it. Running Plex, using the Time Machine and also backing up home PCs. One thing I'm a bit confused about is: ...
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Does the Airport Express work with Windows and iPad 1st gen?

I have read about Airport Express and sounds better than a common router, but I'm not sure if will work fine to me. I use Win 10 and have an iPad 1st gen. Would Airport Express work to me? Is it ...
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Apple BootCamp Driver Issues (Sound/Wifi)

I am trying to install Apple BootCamp support software for a MacBook Pro (mid 2015) on Windows 8.1. BootCamp partitions and installs Windows fine, but when I reboot and install the support software, ...
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Is it possible to make Apple Magic Mouse behave on Windows exactly as on a Mac?

I need to change my mouse and I am looking to buy the Apple Magic Mouse but I'm not sure if there are drivers to install it on Windows and use it in a way that Magic Mouse functionalities can work ...
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Mac Inverse Scrolling

how did you do it? I'm on Win 10 Boot-camp. Can you please explain the steps? I have tried entering all those commands into powershell but it would not work. Please could you explain more further? ...
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Upload songs to IPOD Shuffle using CLI

I'm wondering if there is a way to upload songs to iPod Shuffle (v1.0.3) using just command line. I tried copying files into /Volumes/IPOD/iPod_Control/Music and /Volumes/IPOD/iPod_Control/Music/F0*, ...
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Apple app store recent updates not consided as installed

I have updated Keynote, Numbers, Pages just now. But these updates are showing in 'Updates Available' list again. Has anyone faced this problem too? what was the solution? thanks in advance
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Does Apple AirPort Extreme provide more than other wifi routers?

I'm looking to replace my sister's AirPort Extreme with, say, a Belkin or NetGear router that I can pick up from a local store. She's concerned that her (quite old) Apple TV and maybe something else ...
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os x unable to open bootcache.playlist

I have rebooted an iMac after it froze. The boot up fails with errors Bootcachecontrol unable to open /var/db/bootcache.playlist: No such file or directory. Bootcachecontrol unable to open ...
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Disabling spotlight indexing email attachments - El Capitan

I have just purchased a MacBook Air and I have set up 2 email accounts and have been playing around with spotlight. I tried using features like typing "documents I worked on today" but it came up with ...
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Windows 10 Mac dual boot installation . Boot camp folder missing

I successfully installed windows 10 in my MacBook Pro 13 using BootCamp. According to instructions I should have a bootcamp folder in the bootable pendrive which i used to install windows 10. The ...
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Why Excel 2016 generate graphic errors?

On a 5k iMac with AMD Radeon R9 M380 I run Windows 10 with Excel 2016 last patch level. If I run a new Excel-Sheet in Fullscreen mode I get some graphic errors (grey cells) in right border of the ...
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Apple's Lightning Cable Pins

Does anyone know what type of pins Apple use at the end of their lightning cable? I've seen pins like those but bigger on other products by different companies Thanks
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Speed difference between USB and Thunderbolt Ethernet adaptors?

Ive just brought a new macbook pro and realised it doens't have an ethernet input. My office doens't have reliable wifi so I need to buy an adapter. Is there a speed difference between a USB to ...
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Upgrade SSD on MacBook Pro

Wonder if 2TB Samsung SSD (850 Pro model) is compatible with my old MacBook Pro mid 2010 i7 15". I know that Samsung SSD's work great with MacBooks, but will 2TB work? Thanks.
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Mac terminal showing operation not permitted

I opened the terminal and tried to type in the commands but the terminal is showing the message login: -h option: operation not permitted [Process completed]. How to solve the problem?
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Mac not connecting to internet with ethernet cable

I upgraded my Mac OS To OS X El Capitan. Now it is not getting connected to internet via Ethernet cable but Wireless works just fine. What happens is when I connect the Ethernet cable it says self ...
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Pulling contact list from iOS mail

I am currently sending emails through iOS mail to various contacts at different events, and need to be able to pull a list of email addresses from this. Multiple iOS devices with different email ...
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Is there an Apple USB Ethernet driver for Windows?

I recently needed an Ethernet adapter for my laptop, which has USB and WiFi (of course) but no Ethernet. Somebody offered me an Apple USB-to-Ethernet adapter. I figured Windows would offer the driver ...
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I have an issue with my iTools

I had a problem with my iTools program since yesterday. Yesterday, I went to iTunes and synced some books to my iPhone 5s. Then, when I opened my iTools to upload some music as well, I saw this error ...
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Can MacOS be run on a PC? [duplicate]

In order to fully clarify my question, here's what I intend. I have a notebook running Windows 10 on an Intel Core 2 Duo and 3 GB of RAM. I intend to run MacOS (the apple operating system) on this ...
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MacBook Pro connecting to 802.11g protocol instead of 802.11n

I have an early 2011 MBP 15" running El Capitan OS X. Late last week I upgraded my ISP internet from 20 mbps to 40 mbps. I connected my laptop to the router with an ethernet cable and it was testing ...
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OneNote 2016 Mac :: Keyboard shortcut to switch sections

I am using Office 2016 for Mac on my 13" Macbook Pro Early 2015, running Mac OS X El Capitan. I would like to use the keyboard to switch between Notebook Sections, within a Section Group. What is the ...
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How should I set up my network to allow Airport Express AirPlay over the internet?

I'm working on a project where my goal is to programmatically play sounds using my Airport Express as a poor man's wireless audio client. I found a ruby library and was able to implement it using my ...
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How can I determine if an Outlook meeting was accepted by an Apple Watch recipient?

On our BYOD enterprise, we have some people with the Apple Watch. They are complaining that when they accept a meeting using the watch, it doesn’t also accept and remove it in Outlook. I want to ...
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Windows repeatedly delays keystrokes

I have a really weird problem, and Googling didn't get me to an answer regarding what could be the cause or even a solution: I am using a Windows PC with Windows 10 and an Apple Desktop Keyboard ...
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Completely disable inertia scrolling on OS X El Capitan

In Yosemite it was possible to enable scrolling without inertia in accessibility settings: However, in El Capitan (10.11) this only works for some apps. Firefox scrolls without inertia, but most ...
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Apple Console equivalent in Windows 10

Is there an equivalent to Apple's Console in Windows 10? As an Apple user of many years I've come to use Console to troubleshoot problems and to occasionally see what's going on with the system in ...
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What are the steps to enable Apple Monitor on Centos 7

I have Centos7 installed on a Dell which has a thunderbolt compatible port. I've plugged in my Apple Mac monitor but predictably enough Centos detects it as an unknown monitor and can't push any ...
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Xcode quick help not working with Swift

I have Xcode Version 6.4 (6E35b) and I'm trying to use the documentation. When I hold options and click a string class or something...the little help pop-up appears but then when I click "String" ...
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Why does Apple Mail Signatures automatically uses custom signature with all added Mailboxes, instead of one?

I've added a Signature through Mail->Preferences->Signatures. Apple Mail now automatically adds the signature in all my e-mails with all three accounts (hotmail, google, work) when I try to send ...
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Apple Yosemite Root Problems

I always work as a root user, and I've been facing some problems: Finder never saves passwords. Icon positioning changes aren't saved. Other problems in strong sandbox hardening and I can't load a ...
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What is J0, J1, J2, J3 for on this Apple wireless card?

Upon a SSD drive swap I broke one of the cable connectors to this chip and I'm not sure what's broken now. Everything seems to be working. WIFI, Bluetooth and iSight Camera. I have a Macbook Pro 2011 ...
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How to reset icloud music library

After introducing Apple music I have completely lost my touch with itunes. First my itunes library was ruined, and then icloud music library is messing with me from day one. Now I want to find a way ...
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Internet having frequent outages and being hosted by multiple companies at various speeds

I am a Comcast/Xfinity customer in Houston,TX and I am currently paying for 105 Mbps speed. I have a Mac Airport Extreme Router that works well and fixes internal issues pretty well. I extend the ...
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ios simulator can't scroll to bottom

I am trying to change a setting ios simulator but I scroll to bottom to get to this setting: Here is as much as I can see:
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Unable to get maximum resolution from external display

I have a mid 2012 macbook pro running Yosemite and a Dell 2007WFP 30" monitor for an external display. I previously had connected the DVI cable to the monitor and a PC and was able to get the full ...
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is Keychain Access Secure Notes saved in the cloud?

I use Keychain Access secure notes in my Mac for storing important notes. My question is that the information i saved there backed up into cloud(icloud)? if i re install Mac OSX and enter my Apple ...
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Is the Intel HD 4000 GPU good enough for everyday use? [closed]

I am about to get a Mac, and right now I'm weighing two options that I can get. I can get a new MacBook Air 2015 at the lowest specs: 4 GB RAM 2 core 1.6 GHz (turbo to 2.7) i5 CPU 128 GB PCI-e SSD ...
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How to automate pressing right command key on a macbook using python

I am doing some automation for my testing work on mac. While a lot of tools and libraries are available to simulate button pressing on keyboard(like pyautogui and osascript), I could not find a way to ...
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Technicolor TC8305C DOCSIS gateway not providing DHCP or reliable connectivity to Apple iOS devices

I'm a Network Administrator, but I'm not sure how to proceed. I have a Technicolor TC8305C DOCSIS gateway, the Comcast brand. Every few months, I find some Apple devices will not properly negotiate ...
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Will keeping my new MacBook continously in charge damage the batteries? [duplicate]

I just bought a new MacBook, which I'm primary gonna use as a "desktop pc" (in office). Not always, but for large period of time (~ a month without moving it from my desk). I would like to ...
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Possible to delete OS X app without administer password?

I have a school issued Macbook Air and have installed some apps through the app store. I used my private Apple ID to download the apps but am not unable to remove them without the administer password ...
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Bridge mode cg3000v2 AirPort Extreme security settings

I have a cg3000v2 keeps getting hacked so I brought an AirPort Extreme. It's suppose to prevent the hacking. I heard that I have to put the netgear Cg3000v2 in bride mode for the airport ex to work. ...
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How do I find songs that I've hearted/favorited in Apple Music?

If I'm listening to a song and I click/tap the ♥︎ icon, is there a list of these anywhere? I know if I Add to My Music I can get to these by making a smart playlist where Loved is true. But about for ...
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Mac OS El Capitan (10.11) not able to connect to WIFI(WPA 2 Enterprise)

I have upgraded my MacBook Pro OS to 10.11 (El Capitan), since then its not able to connect to WIFI (WPA2 Enterprise) of our organisation. It is getting authenticated via EAP-PEAP but after that its ...
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How can I make the individual profiles for Chrome appear on Mac Dock?

On my Windows computers I have a fixed icon for each profile (work, home, etc.) that I can pin to my task bar. On Mac there is only one icon and I do flipping between the different profiles using ...
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Apple Remote for Mid 2011 iMac 27"

Can the Apple TV remote A1294 or the Apple Infrared Remote A1156 control the sound volume on an iMac Mid-2011 27" while watching an in-browser video (e.g. YouTube/Netflix) or does it work only with ...
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How to configure an Apple keyboard on Windows 8.1?

Boot Camp doesn't seem to work. Besides the zip file is around 800 MB size. There is loads of info in the web, but nothing really efficient. Where can I find a little tiny user-friendly Apple ...