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How do I share files wirelessly between two Macs when I don't “have permission” to read the files?

So I followed the Migration Assistant instructions that say to go to the System Preferences on both computers, enable "file sharing", and then add the files in question to the Public Folder on the ...
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Windows C Drive --(transfer to)--> Mac OS Extended (Case-Sensitive, Journaled, Encrypted) : Within Windows

I have an external hard drive whose format is Mac OS Extended (Case-Sensitive, Journaled, Encrypted), and I would like to copy my friend's entire computer--it's running Windows 7 Home Premium--to the ...
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Mac OS X 10.6 Annoying Drag and Drop Behavior

In OS X 10.6 dragging a file(or folder) over another folder in Finder at first highlights that folder and allows you to drop it into the folder as one would imagine. The problem arises after about a ...
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Taking a file from my terminal window and store it on my mac

I am a little confused on how i am suppose to get a file from my terminal window on my mac that I want to have/need to use on a different applicatopn (APLX) in order to edit this file. I was wondering ...
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Move files from laptop without usable screen?

A friend of mine has an older macbook that has a broken screen, and they've since bought a new macbook. I think I've read somewhere (but I could be wrong, I read A LOT of things online) that there is ...
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How do I transfer filles from my Mac to my PC using a LAN cable?

I've been looking up this question online, but I can't seem to find a good walkthrough. I have a Mac OS X 10.6.9 Snow Leopard (laptop), and I want to transfer a few gigs of stuff to my Windows 7 PC ...
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how do we share files from Mac to Windows?

Is there anyway we can read the files in a Mac laptop using a Windows laptop? Like I have a movies folder in Mac and I want to view those movies in my Windows laptop (without having to transfer those ...
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How to use Dropbox with Truecrypt?

I have some files that need to be accessible from multiple computers, but encrypted on each computer. Something like the 'shared folder' feature on Dropbox, but with the folder encrypted locally on ...
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How do you transfer a file from a local Mac to a remote Linux machine

How do you transfer a file from a local Mac to a remote Linux machine
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Transferring data to a new Mac

I just got a new Mac laptop, and I'm looking to transfer some data from my old Mac to this one. I'd like recommendations on what to transfer and how to do it. (I'm making this a community wiki ...
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Transferring data from Vista to Snow Leopard

Greetings, A friend of mine (she's not a technical person) has asked me to help her transfer her files from a Windows Vista PC to a Mac Snow Leopard. I'm not extremely familiar with Mac, but I've ...
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How can I copy a file to a “vintage” mac?

My son is working on a school project, the subject is the history of Mac computers. He's writing a paper but has to create a visual display too. I suggested displaying his paper live in macwrite on ...
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Cyberduck Replacement?

Now that I've upgraded my Mac OS X to Snow Leopard, Cyberduck does not work. What are some good replacements? I would like to have both ftp and sftp compatibilities.