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VNC Remote Reboot

I use a OS X (hackintosh) build at my house and a Toshiba Chromebook with an Ubuntu chroot on the go. Sometimes, I'm at an event and installing some software remotely through VNC and need to perform a ...
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Booting Kali Linux from USB from a MacBook Pro running on Windows 7

I wiped OS X from my computer a while ago and started using Windows 7 instead (school and work reasons). I am trying to install Kali Linux on my computer on a separate partition. I have tried too many ...
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OS X initiate reboot from app without knowing user admin password

Is there a command to initiate a reboot (restart) from my app without knowing admin password of the user? For now I was using sudo reboot, but this requires admin password. I need something similar ...
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ip address seen in ifconfig in os x which is not present in network setting

I have a macbook and some while back I must have assigned it an ip address of 192.168.2.1 on the ethernet interface. The problem is that the ip is still seen even when I have removed it from the ...
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How do I get 'Reopen windows when logging back in' back?

OK, so I have done what it says in Disable “Reopen Windows When Logging Back In” in Mac OS X Lion Completely, and disabled Reopen windows when logging back in, but now I want the feature back. What do ...
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Cannot reboot Mac into OS X or Windows after installing Windows through Boot Camp

I thought I had successfully installed Windows XP on my Mac through Boot Camp when it restarted the computer in order to finalise the installation. However the problem is that I can't boot neither ...
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Macbook Pro boots but doesn't respond

I'm having a strange issue with my Macbook Pro (15", unibody, removable battery). It boots to the desktop, after that it's very slow, and I can't open any programs. I can move the mouse, and make the ...
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How to reboot another Mac via Terminal?

Recently my main computer freezes up more often, and instead of giving him the hard treatment by pushing the power button, I'd rather reboot him gently. So I grab my laptop, fire up Terminal and ...
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How to reboot Mac OS X into different OS other than the current one?

I have 2 Mac OS X versions (10.5 and 10.6) installed on 2 different partition of my Mac. Is there a way that I can do from command line to reboot the system to switch to the other Mac OS X ...
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Bootcamp, Removed Windows partition, why does it still ask for a disk at startup?

I removed a Windows 7 64bit, partition on my MacBook Pro. There are no partitions, except a single OS X partition left. However, when I restart my computer, it automatically goes into a mode where it ...