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Bonjour Printing Wizard with Windows 10

Now that I have upgraded to Windows 10, the printer does not recognize landscape mode. I’ve created the rule for port 5353, I’ve made sure both the printer and even default is on landscape, and still no success! Help? My complete setup is: Brother CDP-7065DN attached to iMac (Mojave, 10.14.6), shared to PC Windows 10. […]

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Apple Music Cloud Status: Blank and No Longer Available

I noticed that Music App I have a quite a few tracks which have a blank iCloud Status. Any idea what it means when they are blank? If I get a new device will I be able to download those tracks to the new device? If I get the info for the track and go […]

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Should I worry with this fsck_apfs error?

I am checking my Macintosh HD – Date disk using fsck_apfs and I get this error that is not being fixed: Checking the container superblock Checking the EFI jumstart record Checking the space manager Checking the space manager free queue trees Checking the object map Checking volume Checking the APFS volume superblock The volume Macintosh […]

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X-Mirage / Reflector Free alternatives? [closed]

Is there any free alternative to Reflector / X-Mirage that allows me to AirPlay my iDevices wirelessly to my Mac?

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External APFS drive won’t mount – invalid o_subtype

Having the unfortunate experience of a potentially corrupted USB drive that won’t mount: /dev/disk3 (synthesized): #: TYPE NAME SIZE IDENTIFIER 0: APFS Container Scheme – +4.0 TB disk3 Physical Store disk2s2 1: APFS Volume Hello 729.9 GB disk3s1 sudo fsck_apfs -l -n /dev/disk3 returns ** Checking the container superblock. ** Checking the space manager. ** […]

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Automator Run Shell Script – Wrong output

I’m using Rsync for backing up a server. I thought I would make use of Automator to create easy backup-executables. And as the server has large amounts of data I need to split the data across multple disks. If I run this command in Terminal /usr/local/bin/rsync -avzh –exclude=”/[M-Z]*/*” –delete –progress ‘root@x.x.x.x:”/mnt/raid/customers/”‘ “/Volumes/8TB1/Backup/customers/” This works fine, […]

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Half of my iPhone apps are missing from my home screen

Half of my iPhone apps are missing from my home screen. I tried looking for them in Apple Configurator 2 but that does not work.

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Mac X trying to delete files in root – need help unlink.or permissions

I’m not savvy re my root at all. I recovered photos from camera card, I managed to delete some, but now can’t. Don’t know why. They are in different folders to the ones I managed to delete. I am getting computer full messages, so need to get rid of these. files, taking. too much space. […]

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How to completely disable built in microphone on Macbook?

As a music app developer, I need to test how the app works on a Mac without any audio inputs (some Mac Minis don’t have built-in mic and list line input only when there is something connected to it). To do that, I would need to make the built-in microphone invisible to apps, similar to […]

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Failed to show Xcode notification due to the osascript while building the app

Unable to build my app suddenly. This is the error which I got after running the caused by: script error: osascript: no such component “JavaScript”. continuing in background. Error: Failed to display Xcode notification caused by: script error: osascript: no such component “JavaScript”. /Users//Library/Developer/Xcode/DerivedData/App-dvcafjcjvuogulagizfflouagntd/Build/Intermediates.noindex/ArchiveIntermediates/App/IntermediateBuildFilesPath/App.build/Release-iphoneos/App.build/Script-00199139199199133.sh: line 5: debug]: command not found