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How to back up iOS 9.1 in order to be able to downgrade to it after updating to latest iOS? [on hold]

Just got a new iPAD air 2, iOS 9.1. It says I should update it to iOS 9.3.1. I want o make a complete backup of the iPAD before update so that later I will be able to revert back all changes, ...
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Accessing attached “Apple iPhone” in Win7 remotely via explorer/file sharing.

I'm wondering if it's possible to access an attached "Apple iPhone" device like I would a regular host directory from a Windows 7 box with file sharing turned on. Normally the syntax would be ...
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In Apple OS X (10.11 El Capitan) overwrite system files

I am trying to install Pikers Alpha 64 Bit emulator in El Capitan. I seem to be having a heck of a time overwriting the boot.efi file within 10.11... I have disabled SIP. Though I used chflags ...
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Not receiving iOS push notifications while using the application [closed]

There is a particular app which I use on an iPhone 5S. It sends notifications from time to time. I am able to receive notifications when I am logged in but not using the application. But I am not ...
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Amazon page redirecting to payment page on my wifi

When I open an Amazon page on my apple devices, it automatically redirects to a login page, and then next to the payment page if I enter dummy login credentials. This happens only on my wi-fi. This ...
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how do I connect an Apple Thunderbolt display to a PC?

I have this Apple Thunderbolt display. it works fine with my Macbook Pro. I also want to connect it to my Windows laptop via HDMI. I bought this converter, which converts the HDMI signal to ...
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Does Apple Server 3.0 MDM really require an APNs certificate?

A while back I set up an MDM server on our Apple Server running 10.9.2. The server is running Server 3.0.3 and I have several test Macs and iOS being managed by the server. The only certificate I ...
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Can I completely disable an audio device in OS X?

I have two Thunderbolt Displays plugged into my laptop, and as a consequence, two additional audio devices become available. I find that even when I configure one display as the default output and ...
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What's this mysterious symbol used for the insert page break shortcut in Apple's Pages?

I'm familiar with the Cmd key, but the second one leaves me stumped. I tried Cmd + Return -- no luck.
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Is there a way to remap the Fn and Ctrl keys on an Apple wireless keyboard?

I'm using Apple Wireless keyboard and I'm slightly disappointed that Fn key and Ctrl key have that order. It's not convenient for me. How can I easily swap them?
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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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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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Apple Magic Trackpad is working great, then randomly stops until hciconfig reset

I paired a Apple Magic Trackpad with my laptop through the kde bluetooth system. It works fine until I touch it with too many fingers or swipe it too much resembling some sort of a gesture (or until ...
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How do I put my wireless interface back into managed mode from monitor mode in Mac OS X without rebooting?

On Mac OS X, I can turn my wireless interface in monitor mode, as explained in a 2007 OSXdaily article. I can also use the integrated Wireless Diagnostics utility to do so. Unfortunately, none of ...
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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 Magic Trackpad 3-Finger Drop Lag

After enabling three-finger dragging for my Trackpad, I notice that it drags well, but when I release there is about 1-2 seconds of lag before it actually drops. I understand this is supposed to be a ...
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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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Why subnet mask for IP 10.0.1.4 is 255.255.255.0?

Well I'm not sure whether I'm missing something here. But all I've read is that if first octet of IP is within 0 - 127 then it is categorized as Class A subnet and correspondingly Subnet Mask for ...
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Can I upgrade my 2011 MacBook Pro with 16GB?

I have an "Early 2011" 15 inch Macbook Pro that came with 4GB of RAM and I upgraded to 8GB a week after buying. I bought these RAM Modules: ...
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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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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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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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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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Keymapping help needed with Apple keyboard on Windows 7 e.g. \ (backslash), at (@), pipe |

I would like some definitive advice with precise steps as to how to get the correct characters (i.e. those shown on the keys themselves) to show when I type with them. Specifically I need keys with ...
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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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Different display on laptop's screen and projector screen?

I saw a lecturer using PowerPoint to present his lecture, however, I notice that although the projector only show the PowerPoint's slides, his laptop screen show different things. How can I do that?
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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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Keys dead in Apple Wireless Keyboard after cleaning

I gave my Apple Wireless Keyboard a cleaning using a damp cloth and dishwashing soap. None of the keys have worked since. Although I was careful, some water may have gotten under one or two other ...
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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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iCloud Drive taking up space on local drive?

My computer seems to be keeping a local copy of my iCloud Drive folder. Is there any way to disable this? I know this because in my "Library" folder, there is another folder called "Mobile Documents" ...
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Is there an alternative for TotalFinder's Visor Feature in Mac OS X?

Is there an alternative for TotalFinder’s Visor feature? The Visor feature is a keyboard shortcut that brings up a “Finder” window over top of the screen, even on full screen apps. I don’t want to ...
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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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All iOS Provisioning Profiles stuck at pending

I'm attempting to create new iOS Provisioning Profiles, but as I create them the Apple website hangs as I submit the 'Name the profile and generate' page. Returning to the list of profiles I can see ...
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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 ...