Questions tagged [macbook-pro]

The Apple branding for their professional laptop line. These include the currently sold Unibody models as well as the earlier Intel-based MacBook Pro models.

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Macbook Pro (2016? with touchbar) won't turn on. Caps lock light works. Sometimes “esc” key will light up on touch bar

I can't figure out how to fix my computer. It just stopped working earlier. I tried resetting the NVRAM by holding P+R+⌘+ ⌥ while turning it on but it didn't work. The screen is all black and so is ...
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Is a PS/2 keyboard compatible with the new MacBook Pro?

Has anyone tried connecting an old IBM Selectric PS/2 keyboard to a new MacBook Pro? Yes, adaptor wise it can be done, but that doesn't mean it will work. Was hoping someone here has tried it already....
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MacBook Pro abruptly shutdown when battery reaches ~15%

Im facing a very annoying and odd issue with my MacBook Pro. When Im using it on battery and whenever the battery reaches around 15%, the machine simply and abruptly shutdown. This started out of ...
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Is there a way to re-organize the way mailboxes from multiple accounts are organized in macOS Mail?

I am trying to group the folders by email account not by type, if I have three mail accounts: Gmail Outlook iCloud I want them to be shown in the Mail app, as follow: Gmail Inbox Received Junk etc…...
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Macbook recognizes 1920*1200 screen as 1920*1080

I am using 3 external Monitors (Dell U2412M) with a possible resolution of 1920*1200. The DVI inputs are used by my Windows PC, the VGA inputs are used for my Macbook Pro (15", 2018). I am using 2 ...
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No audio output and all volume, speaker, mic settings are good

I can't hear my teachers on my zoom call. It usually works fine, but for the first time it is not working. All settings look good for microphone, speaker and volume. I tried leaving and re-entering ...
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Remap any key on macbook

I wish to remap my Fn key to the shift key on my 2018 macbook pro. Is it possible to do this without additional software, e.g. via the command line? Otherwise, which software is simplest/best? Thank ...
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Macbook Pro 2020 Fingerprint sensor not working in Windows 10 Pro x64 Bootcamp

The fingerprint sensor (which doubles in as the power button) on the new Macbook Pro dones't get detected in Windows 10 Pro x64 Bootcamp partition. I checked the Device Manager and the Fingerprint ...
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Terminal commands for file backup

MacBook Pro late 2012 Having issues with OSX and hard drive Have been told to get the hardware upgraded however in the meantime need to back up files I do plan to take a disk image however as an ...
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Unlocking encrypted MacBook Pro Admin user

Is it possible to unlock a MacBook Pro admin user if the computer is encrypted? If so will all data be lost when trying to change the password? How would I go about changing the admin user password ...
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MBP Onboard GPU and eGPU are conflicting in Bootcamp Windows 10

My bootcamp Win10 is having hardware conflicts in the device manager between the onboard Radeon Pro 560 and my Radeon RX 580 eGPU. I used to be able to use both so that I can display Win10 on both the ...
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MacBook Pro CPU utilization/frequency/temperature

I have a MacBook Pro with most of the time runs under quite strange CPU values: The utilization is really low (usually around 10%) but the frequency quite high. Even if all Apps are closed. This ...
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MacBook Pro A1706 BridgeOS and external EFI

I have recently acquired a MacBook Pro with dead SSD, which seems irreparable. I cannot find the fault on the board. I am running Mojave off an external SSD which gives me no Touch Bar, KB backlight, ...
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Laptop screen degradation?

See the picture. This is not grease from finger tips. I tried to clean it but nothing happened. Then I realised it was the screen itself. When I work with the laptop, I don't notice it. Laptop is four ...
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The application “*” can't be opened

I have a 2019 MacBook Pro which has recently encountered a few errors, which I'm not sure are related or not. The most frustrating problem is that after a while (normally after the laptop has been ...
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How to convert 7.4mm x 5.0mm DC jack to USB Type C?

Yesterday my Macbook pro (USB Type C) charger stopped working. As we are in lockdown I am unable to buy a new one. What I tried-: I have a 7.4mm x 5.0 mm HP laptop charger. I cut a USB 2 to Type C ...
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MacBook Pro shuts down upon loading

I’m running a late 2013 Retina MacBook Pro 15-inch. A few days ago, I spilled a little bit of sprite on my keyboard and wound up with several sticky keys. Today I carefully removed said key caps and ...
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SEAGATE BACKUP DRIVE PLUS can only be read by MACBOOK PRO MOJAVE after replacing the HDD

After replacing a MacBook Pro HDD, due to an unrepairable failure of the old one, the Mac can ONLY READ the files on a Seagate Backup Drive Plus. MacBook Pro runs on Mojave 10.14.6. Seagate Backup ...
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USB 2.0 devices not work on my mac only USB 3.0 Working

I've a MacBook Pro 15" Unibody (Mid 2012) . The USB ports stopped working a while back; i.e.: the computer would no longer recognize any of USB devices. They are all USB 2.0 devices (external drive, ...
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How to disable macbook touchbar in Google Chrome full screen mode?

There is an option in Google Chrome: Chrome-View-Customize Touch Bar then I can delete all touch bar items, but when watching videos in full-screen mode, e.g. watching youtube videos in full screen,...
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Installing macOS Catalina onto brand new SSD

I'm fighting with a macbook with new ssd. When I try to install mac os Catalina via online recovery, the installation fails. It fails everytime at 2 minutes remaining with error "there was an error ...
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Cannot install voice on MacBook

Because I want to use only some voices, I deleted all the voices(/System/Library/Speech/Voices) and tried to reinstall the voices via Accessibility. However, the voice cannot be used even they are ...
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proxies not working on Macbook

I have both http and socks5 proxies but after I set them up and authenticate, they don't work.  With the http proxy I do have internet access but nothing changes - still my old IP, not the one of the ...
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MacBook Pro 2017 Stuck In Verbose Boot | Clear NVRAM

I own a 2017 MacBook Pro running macOS Catalina, but ever since High Sierra, every time I enter my password to boot (FileVault encrypted boot drive) it displays a verbose boot. Here's the kicker: my ...
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Cant install Windows 10 via bootcamp on early 2011

I am not able to install Windows 10 on my early-2011 MacBook Pro. I was able to get to a stage where I can create a bootable disk and a partition. When the windows installation begins, no matter how ...
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How do I view all programs requiring dedicated GPU?

On my 2014 macbook pro, the dedicated gpu is always on. Activity Monitor doesn't show that any applications require it. Why is this? Is there a way to view a more barebones list of processes using ...
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Is this normal? CPU temperature at under 60C but fans running extremely high?

I'm running Bootcamp on a MacBook Pro16" with the highest-end CPU/GPU, and I'm finding it runs the fans up a lot; maybe it's also running extremely hot, but under 60C doesn't sound too bad. This ...
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MacBook Pro, Storage Space Gone After Merging All Partitions

I merged all my partitions into the one I have MacOS on using diskutil and the storage space are gone. Before: After: Edit: diskutil list command output /dev/disk0 (internal, physical): #: ...
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Macbook Pro keyboard and trackpad stop working on login

I normally use my Mac docked with an external mouse and keyboard, which works fine. But recently the built in trackpad and keyboard stopped working. Specifically, they stop working after I log in. At ...
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Macbook Pro 2015 system crash

I recently got a MacBook pro-2015, I erased the disk and installed macOS Catalina then I started installing some programs like Chrome and Slack and it started crashing suddenly and frequently, I tried ...
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Interaction issue between MacBook Pro and Xfinity

I'm experiencing a networking issue that seems to be an interaction issue between my laptop and the network, and I'm not sure how to debug it. I'm using a MacBook Pro (MBP) laptop running macOS ...
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Catalina Performance on MacBook Pro 16"

I cannot believe how relatively slow my new MBP 16" is! I'm unable to understand what's causing this, I can't find anything in the logs or Activity Monitor that's providing any tips. I mean, even ...
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External monitor flickers when CPU is high

I've got a MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2017 model, from work) plugged into a large 4K external monitor via a USB-C to DisplayPort cable. It's worked nicely since I started using this setup a few weeks ago, ...
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How to open a folder or file using the touchbar on Mac OS

I want to open a file or directory in Mac OS using the touchbar, rather than click twice or use Cmd+o. When I select a file or folder in the Finder, the buttons in the touchbar are really useless. I'...
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16" MacBook Pro blue pixel aliasing on external display

I have a new MBP 2019 16" with the AMD Radeon Pro 5500M 8 GB vid card. When I plugged my LG UltraFine 5K display in via USB-C I noticed strange light blue aliasing around font and images. Example (...
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MacBook Pro extremely slow and with a sluggish Internet connection after macOS Catalina update

I am using a MacBook Pro (Late 2012) with the following specs: Processor speed: 2.9 GHz Memory: 8GB Available disk space: 160 GB (main partition) and 359 GB (on a second partition). I recently (3 ...
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After moving data from my old Mac to a new one, how can I change the name of my macOS computer so it uses its current name and not its former name?

I just transitioned my data from a Mac mini to a MacBook Pro running macOS Catalina. I renamed the user for the new MacBook Pro, but when I downloaded the VNC server, it keeps saying the MacBook Pro’...
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MacBook Pro with external GPU force some apps to use internal gpu?

Hello I have a MacBook Pro with a external GPU hooked up. I'm using the external GPU for deep learning. When I start the deep learning the external GPU is pegged 100% usage. However the internal gpu ...
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MacBook Pro mid 2012 lagging

I bought a used MacBook Pro 2012. It has a new SSD disk, and I have replaced memory and battery - and I have also reset disk partitions and installed Catalina from a USB stick. Still the MacOS often ...
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How to show all hided/minimized applications in MissionControl when used command + H or command + M?

In Mac OS,when i use command + h or command +m , the active application hides in dock,then i cant see them in mission control(four three finger swipe up). Is there any way to let these applications ...
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Does a low power charger help Macbook's battery?

Since many battery expert believe 100 percent battery would hurt battery's life.So m y theory is, when you use like 45w charger which has lower than apple's original one( 96 power), you can keep your ...
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Mabook Pro: replace with display assembly from later model possible?

Can the display assembly in a MacBook Pro 15" late 2008 ( MacBookPro5,1) be replaced with a display assembly from a later model with identical Model Number A1286 and size (15.4")? The APN for the ...
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PreventUserIdleSystemSleep Process on a MacBook Pro

My girlfriend's Macbook Pro appears to no longer go to sleep when closing the lid, so that the battery depletes really fast. As I'm no Mac expert, I looked around, and learned to look at the processes ...
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How to zoom webpage without delay in Chrome using macbook?

I'm using a macbook pro 2019,when i try to zoom page scaling ,using two fingers with touchpad in Chrome,i find there has about 1s delay, not like the behaviour in safari, or in windows10,it is not ...
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Bootcamp on Macbook Pro 16"

Question : Is the new macbook pro 16" any good with Boot-Camp and Win 10 ? Background Owner of a macbook pro 15" 2018 and working with Visual Studio on a Boot-Camp'ed Windows 10, i have a lot of ...
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HyperX alloy FPS stop working on my macbook

I'm using HyperX alloy FPS keyboard with my MacBook Pro 15 inches 2017 for a half a year, keyboard connected with my mac through Samsung C34J79 monitor (keyboard connected to monitor by 2 USB type A ...
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Boot Camp limiting to 50% RAM

I have a 2018 MacBook pro 13" with Core i5, 16GB RAM, and I'm running Boot Camp on it. I have my Windows 10 home installed on an external Samsung 1TB t5 SSD, which is a Thunderbolt 3 capable drive. I ...
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Is it possible to customize keyboard behaviour? Accented vowels as á and ñ

I am Spanish speaking, and own a US Macbook. So I would like to "spanishelize" my keyboard, namely: pressing ' key just before a vowel to get a "é" text (meaning replace the "Control + e" combination ...
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Re-partition to install MacOS Catalina

During the latest update, I was stuck in a boot loop. It was saying there was not enough space. Then I tried to boot from the Macintosh HD but it was always stuck after pressing Restart. After that ...
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MacBook Windows shift on external monitors after Catalina upgrade

I have 2 external monitors connected to my MacBook, one horizontal, one vertical if that's relevant. They worked perfectly before. Since upgrading to Catalina, whenever I unlock it after being away ...

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