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    Looking to hire IT help...

    I'm really bad with and frankly, uninterested in IT related things. Installing software updates when there is even the slightest error (currently happening now), learning about different backup options... I'd rather go to the dentist and get a root canal. This is why I want to hire someone to...
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    Export complete with errors

    I have a Mac with Catalina OS . I tried to export my Photos file When I exported I received the following error Exported with 248 errors ( and marked 248 photos) . When I tried to extract any one of this photos I received the following error : The export operation failed to create a file...
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    Mac keyboard typing multiple characters

    Help! My Mac Airbook has just started to type multiple characters when i am only pressing one key. It does it for all 12 keys on the left hand side starting from 1,QAZ through to 3EDC When I press just one e.g A it comes up with asd. Q comes up with eqw and so forth. It's only happening with...
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    Shared windows 10 computer with Mac???

    I had a MacBook 12." The network worked 65% (not sure why), but recently it's not been working. Even when it worked, I could get files from my Windows 10 desktop (hotspot), but NEVER vice versa. I followed all the instructions and watched videos to see how to set up network and etc. I...
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    Can't connect to Mac on Windows 10 network?

    Hi Guys, what a great site! I am working from home now and need to network my Macs and my Windows machines. So far I can see and connect to all of my windows machines from my Macs, but I can't connect from a windows machine to my Macs. I have done this successfully in the past (over a year...
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    Data recovery from HDD

    I was trying to take backup to an external hard drive and in order to do that, I tried to convert into to APFS format and something went wrong. However, I need data which is on it. Can anyone help recover it? What do I do?
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    USB External Device Nightmare

    Hello, I am a college student and I record all of my lectures (which are very necessary to me passing) on a Sony IC Recorder ICD-UX560. I have a 2017 MacBook Air (OS Sierra: 10.12.6) and one of my USB ports doesn't work. Well, I decided that this evening of all times (right before midterms)...
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    Solved Unable to reset mac password

    Hello, I have a problem getting into my mac at the present time. I seem to have misplaced my password I use to unlock it, and after three attempts, the popup appears where it asks if I want to reset it. I reset it using my apple ID, and enter a new password, but that password doesn't work on...
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    Can't Connect my Canon Pixma printer to Macbook Pro

    I have had the printer for a couple of years, and it was working fine, but for the last few months it has been touch and go if it will connect to my laptop (Mac). Now it has stopped connecting all together. I have downloaded the driver for Canon Pixma MG 3051 from Canon website, but it just...
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    MacBook Pro not fully booting

    Hello. So I encountered this issue since the last time I restarted my Macbook (which I do not do often). It brings up the white/grey loading screen with the Apple icon but after loading 40-70% of the way through, it just shuts off. I also do not think my computer is making the same sounds it...
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    CD-ROM on Mac doesn't work!

    Hello, I am trying to watch an interactive language CD on my mac desktop, but every time I insert the disk it does not automatically play nor work. Instead, I have to manually click on the disk icon and even then it pops up multiple folders of individual components of the program. None of which...
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    Mac not starting up

    This is happening on not just 1, but 2 Macs of mine. One of them is far older, running OS Mojave, and the other is relatively new, running OS Catalina. The newer one is the one I use most frequently, whereas the older one I keep spare in case the newer one breaks. I went to use the newer one a...
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    Internet is not working if i change my MAC address

    Hi ! I'm new here. I encountered a problem with ParrotSec OS. I am doing an Security & Penetration Testing and wanted to change MAC address and work. I successfully changed my MAC address, but the internet is not working. I was using Digisol (Router) and it's MAC address was registered with my...
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    Help with mac

    I spill coffee, I know childish, on my mac. It was still on afterwards, but could not enter password. Rejected. I turned it on to reboot and it finally came on after holding down on button. Still not excepting my pw, I took it apart which I have done several times in the past. Now it want to...
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    Shrink Video problems

    Wasn't sure where to put this. I have a Mac running Sierra. I have a video that I received in a text that is 29.3 MB that I would like to share by email. With the limit for email being 25MB, I want to shrink it, but after trying with Quick Time, iMovie and VLC, it always, for some reason, gets...
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    MBP Randomly turning off?

    Hi there - I appreciate in advance anybody that can help with this. The short version is my computer keeps randomly turning off - I suspected battery or overheating but those don't seem the issue. I just am trying to work out how to go about fixing it, and trying to narrow down what the issue...
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    How to convert a TIF file with text to Excel file on a MAC?

    I have a TIF file image with some text in a table that I need to make into an Excel (or Word) i.e. text must be able to be edited so it can't just be an image in Excel or Word. I am using a MAC. I don't want to type everything into Excel or Word. I need to have this done in the next couple days...
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    Safari Browser History

    I am using a MacBook Air and I need to use my browser history to prove that I accessed a website on a specific day. However, when I went into my history for that day and clicked on the website I used, it immediately disappeared from the day I first accessed it and was moved to the top of the...
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    Self Service Mac

    My Mac is returning no search items for the Self Service app which I need to download university software. My computer is up to date, so not sure how to access it?
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    Mouse Problems

    Hello everyone, So recently I have been having a really difficult time with my mice not working. I have been all over the internet looking for an article to help, but either I can't describe the problem correctly or it's just not a common thing. I play League of Legends quite a bit, and over...
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