macbook air

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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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    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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    MacBook Air not turning on

    Gday guys, so a couple days ago, my MacBook Air was working absolutely perfectly, when I woke up the next day however it just does not turn on, the green light on the charger indicates it is fully charged with power, I have tried the whole “shift + cntrl + optn + power button situation but to no...
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    Air getting stuck

    I recently purchased this MacBook Air and it gets completely freeze for a while. Does anyone know how to solve this kinda thing?
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    Connecting MacBook Air to Monitor

    I have a 2018 Macbook Air and i want to connect it to my monitor via DisplayPort. Previousl I have tried using 2 adapters, (usb-c to hdmi , and hdmi to display port) and connecting it to the monitor with a display port cable ,but that didnt work . Would buying a straight (usb-c to display fix...
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    microphone problems

    Hi, I have a MacBook Pro but for some reason my microphone is turned off and I don't know how to turn it on again, I followed apple´s instructions: System Preferences, click Security & Privacy, then click Privacy. Select Microphone. but when I click on privacy there is no select microphone...
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    MacBook Air trying to find wireless keyboard

    Whenever I boot my macbook, I am able to log into my account and fully use the keyboard and the tracker pad but whenever I get logged in, I cannot use the tracker pad and a screen pops up showing that it is searching for a wireless keyboard. I have contacted apple support but they want me to set...
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    Mac won’t connect to wifi

    Hi, I’ve been having this problem for about a year in which my home laptop (a macbook air) won’t connect to my home wifi. It’s not the wifi, as other macs (younger, the same age, and older than mine) work on the wifi. My mac connects to my iphone hotspot, and it sometimes works at libraries and...
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    MACBook Air SMC Reser

    HI MY MACBOOK AIR IS HAVING ANNOYING ISSUES SUCH AS -loud fan -not working unless plugged in -specific keys not working -spinning beach ball I have done research and many say an SMC reset should fix all these problems but I am unable to do that as I require to use the shift and power key and...
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    Mac laptop extremely slow

    Hello, my macbook air is extremely slow when I boot it. The laptop itself will not boot unless I put it into a direct power supply, and when I do, it takes a good 10 minutes to load. After it loads, it takes up to a hour to log in and I really can't run any applications due to the extreme lag...
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    Connecting three external displays to Macbook air

    Hi so I recently came to a problem. It was my birthday and after asking a lot for this pc I had received a MacBook Air. This was no issue to me for I had been happy to get anything at all, but I had purchased three monitors before that I was going to hook up. I soon realized the MacBook had...
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    How can I add more than one dropbox account to my MacBook?

    Hi, I work accross several clients and need 3 dropbox accounts on my MacBook, but I can only see one in finder and for the other two I need to go onto the dropbox web platform to save or file anything - annoying. Does anyone know a way to add all to finder? Sarah
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    Scanner won't scan to Mac anymore

    I've got a MacBook Air MacOS High Sierra. I have a Canon MX926 printer which I print and scan from, this used to scan but now I get an error message. Error Message A scanner driver supporting this software is not installed. Install it and try again. Code:9,230,0 I don't have any updates for...
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    Stuck on OS X Utilities

    so my brother played a whole bunch of games on my mac and I tried to factory reset it because it was running really slow. I'm now on the OS X utilities screen and it's not letting me reinstall OS X.... I have no clue what to do about it now. lol please help!
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    MacBook Air won't charge: Dim Green Light

    I have a MacBook Air that I bought in 2012. I was recently away on a hiking trip and haven't used it for 30 days, now it won't turn on... When I plug it in, only a dim green light appears on the charger. I fear that since I didn't use it for a month that perhaps it has gone into a deep sleep...
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    macbook air model a1466 charger

    My macbook air is a a1466 model and I want to ask if this is a OK charger for it . This is the charger name Laptop Charger Adapter Macbook Apple air pro retina magsafe 1 60w and this is the photo of it...
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    USB flash not showing up on MacBook Air

    Hi there. Recently, my USB has been acting strangely with my Air since it has ceased showing up on my desktop. Looking further into it, it seems like my USB does not show up on Disk Utility or in that little window where all the USB's are supposed to show up. However, I know this is not a...
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    New Safari Ads?

    Hi so recently when i click a link or just use safari an ad will come up is one of the links for an ad i get so i deleted any downloads and i have no viruses or anything physically on my laptop so i don't understand where its coming from/ what it could be hiding in...
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    Best, inexpensive way to download Windows 8 or 10 on Mac

    Our house has two Mac Book Airs, a Mac desktop, and a Toshiba Satellite Radius 2 in 1 Intel Core i5. My boys are homeschooled and they have to take turns using my Toshiba to do their software programs. Unfortunately, the software is not compatible with our "barely used" Macs, so, I have been...
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    Macbook battery draining extremely fast.

    I brought a macbook Air 1 and half years ago. Since some 6-8 months ago it started behaving weirdly. My battery takes 3-4 hours to charge upto 100% and takes about 2 hours to discharge from 100% to 0%. Sometimes, I do download softwares from external sources as well as torrents. Could a...