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Friday April 17

20:37
Resolve black frames issues with Panasonic AVCHD and...

Final Cut Pro X 10.2 might display some video as black frames when working with Panasonic AVCCAM cameras at certain frame rates.

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16:07
Frequently asked questions about two-step...

Get answers to frequently asked questions about two-step verification for Apple ID.

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16:05
About standby on your Mac

Learn more about the standby feature on your Mac.

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16:00
Archive or make copies of your iCloud data

Learn how to make copies of the data that you use with iCloud.

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15:59
About the security content of iOS 4.2.10 Software...

This document describes the security content of iOS 4.2.10.

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15:51
About the security content of Safari 6.1.3 and...

This document describes the security content of Safari 6.1.3 and Safari 7.0.3.

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07:04
Exams for Service Technicians

Service technicians who troubleshoot and repair Apple products have to be certified as technicians and qualified separately for selected products. This article describes the current exams for these technicians and provides links to exam registration sites and other resources.

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07:00
Safari: "Could not open the page, too many...

This might happen if you visit a page that's been set to open another page, but the next page is instructed to go back to the original page.

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Thursday April 16

14:17
How to identify MacBook Pro models

Use this information to help you determine which MacBook Pro model you have.

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13:11
Reset your iPod

Learn how to reset or restart your iPod following a freeze.

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13:09
Use AirPlay to wirelessly stream content from your...

With AirPlay, you can stream music, photos, and videos to your Apple TV, or stream music to your AirPort Express or AirPlay-enabled speakers. And with AirPlay Mirroring, you can display your iOS screen on your Apple TV.

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13:01
OS X: Printer and scanner software available for...

Learn which printer and scanner models are supported, and what third-party vendor software is available for OS X Lion or later.

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12:13
Update and work with Final Cut Pro X libraries FAQ

Learn about updating and working with libraries in Final Cut Pro X 10.1 and later.

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11:42
If a 3D title is lower resolution in Final Cut Pro,...

If your computer has less than 1GB of VRAM, 3D title textures display and export at a reduced resolution.

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10:18
How to troubleshoot Wi-Fi connectivity in OS X Lion...

Learn how to troubleshoot Wi-Fi network connectivity issues on your Mac.

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09:32
Use Maps and Bluetooth on your iPhone or iPad

Learn more about using Maps on your iPhone or iPad with a Bluetooth accessory.

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Wednesday April 15

14:56
Use closed captions in Compressor 4.2

Learn about CEA-608 closed captions in Compressor 4.2.

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14:35
If you can't install or update iTunes for...

Learn what to do if you can’t install or update iTunes on your Windows PC.

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11:08
Reboot your server after setting up an Open...

After configuring an Open Directory Master or Replica, you should restart your server if it's using OS X Server (Yosemite).

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10:51
Find your Mac's serial number in About This Mac...

You can find your Mac's serial number in the About This Mac window and in System Information.

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10:43
Get help with iOS update and restore errors

When you update or restore your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch in iTunes, you might see this message: "The iPhone [device name] could not be restored. An unknown error occurred [error number]."
Here's how to solve specific iOS update and restore errors.

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10:36
Apple TV (2nd and 3rd generation): Purchasing and...

With Apple TV software version 5.0 or later, you can purchase movies directly on your Apple TV (2nd or 3rd generation) and view them using your Apple TV.

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09:53
About Siri

Siri lets you use your voice to send messages, schedule meetings, place phone calls*, and more. Ask Siri to do things just by talking the way you talk. Siri understands what you say, knows what you mean, and even talks back.

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08:57
Get help finding missing information in iCloud after...

Follow these steps if information seems to be missing after restoring your iOS device from an iCloud backup.

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Tuesday April 14

17:22
Move your content to your new MacBook

Learn how you can migrate your content from another Mac to your new MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015).

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17:14
Move your content to a new Mac

Migration Assistant transfers your accounts, documents, and settings from another computer to your Mac.

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15:43
Mac computers that can use an Apple USB SuperDrive...

With an Apple USB SuperDrive or MacBook Air SuperDrive, you can play or burn both CDs and DVDs. Use the table below to determine if your computer can support the Apple USB SuperDrive or MacBook Air SuperDrive.

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15:31
If a watermark doesn't appear in a transcoded...

In some situations, a source file might not transcode correctly in Compressor 4.2. Learn why this might happen and how to fix the issue.

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12:29
Mac Basics: Preview app views and edits images and...

Preview makes it easy to view and edit Portable Document Files (PDFs) and popular image files including JPEG, TIFF, and PNG.

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11:05
Using 4K displays and Ultra HD TVs with your Mac

Learn which Mac computers can use 4K displays and Ultra HD TVs. Also learn what the requirements are and how to set up and adjust the display or TV.

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09:21
Send iTunes Gifts

Learn how to send iTunes Gifts in the iTunes Store, iBooks Store1, and App Store. In the iTunes Store, you can gift a dollar amount or books, audiobooks, music, movies, TV shows, or apps from your iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Mac, or PC. Use these steps to send a gift from the iTunes Store.

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Monday April 13

17:59
Use Airplane Mode on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

Airplane mode turns off the wireless features of your iOS device to comply with airline regulations.

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15:13
How Photos handles content and metadata from iPhoto...

Learn how Photos handles your content and metadata when you migrate from iPhoto or Aperture.

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13:21
If photos or video files are missing or checkered in...

Learn what to do if a media file that you imported into a Motion project from iPhoto or Aperture is offline. 

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12:49
If you need help restoring from an iCloud backup

If you need help restoring your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch from an iCloud backup, this article can help.

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12:47
About backups in iCloud and iTunes

You can copy and save the data on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch by backing up your device in iCloud or iTunes. If you replace your device, you can use that backup to transfer data like your contacts and photos to your new device.

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11:03
If your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch doesn't...

Your device might have a frozen screen that doesn’t respond when you touch it or press buttons. Or maybe your device begins to turn on, but gets stuck during start up. These steps can help.

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09:20
If you can't burn a Blu-ray disc in Final Cut...

Learn what to do if you see an alert and your hard disk has sufficient space.

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08:36
How Power Nap works on your Mac

Power Nap allows your Mac to do things while it's asleep.

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08:34
If clients can't connect using LDAP after...

Following a specific upgrade path might cause the Open Directory service on OS X Server to be set to none.

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08:28
If a droplet doesn't open in Compressor 4.2

If you see a “Droplet Launch Error” message, it means you need to update your droplets. After updating, droplets created in earlier versions of Compressor open as expected in Compressor 4.2.

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08:20
Final Cut Pro X support resources

Use the resources below to help get support and find answers to your Final Cut Pro X questions.

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07:04
Sydney Mac Admins April Meetup

If you manage or administer devices with an Apple logo and are in Sydney on the 16th, you should come along to meet your peers. Take part in an informal chat and share what has and hasn’t been working for you and others. Find out what is new, what works and what is broken.

This month we are meeting at Crunch IT’s office in Surry Hills, where we will have an hour of short presentations, before moving on to a nearby pub for food and drinks.

You can RSVP and register to be notified of further details and future events at http://www.meetup.com/Sydney-Mac-Admins/

I hope to see you there,

Marcus

About Marcus Rowell

Marcus Rowell is a Mac Systems Administrator and IT generalist who is trying to make IT simple and reliable. He can be found on Twitter as @mrowell.

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06:02
Return of the Intermittent Bricking

So it used to be we’d wait for machines that were bound to Active Directory running 10.10.0-10.10.2 to freeze during startup and we’d either

  1. perform CPR or
  2. apply rc.server script fixes.

‘Things can only get better,’ we said. ‘Just trust them,’ we said. ‘They’ll get it all fixed if we just wait a bit longer’, we said.

Wrong.

This issue with createmobileaccount lengthens user migrations and disrupts the QA’d process we’ve been using in our organizations for years. Now we’re supposed to say ‘jolly good, carry on, we can just wait until 10.10.4 for that?’ Oh, pardon, that’s not a big enough deal?

But wait...

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Saturday April 11

11:55
If your computer unexpectedly restarts and then...

Some third-party software might cause your computer to restart repeatedly and then shut down after updating to OS X Yosemite v10.10.3.

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Friday April 10

18:00
If a flashing question mark appears after installing...

This issue might happen if you have enabled FileVault full disk encryption and a firmware password on your Mac at the same time. Use these steps to reselect your startup disk.

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15:50
Using the USB-C port and adapters on your MacBook (...

Learn about the power, data transfer, and video capabilities of the USB-C port and USB-C adapters for your MacBook.

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15:49
Wireless carrier support and features for iPhone in...

Choose your region to learn about the wireless carriers in your country.

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15:48
Wireless carrier support and features for iPhone in...

Choose your region to learn about the wireless carriers in your country.

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15:42
How to take a screenshot on your Mac

You can take screenshots of your whole screen or just part of it. Screenshots are saved automatically as .png files on your desktop.

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Thursday April 9

19:21
OS X: Using multiple displays in Mavericks

OS X Mavericks takes full advantage of every display connected to your Mac, giving you even more flexibility to work the way you want.

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18:46
Forgot passcode for your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch...

Learn what to do if you have forgotten your iOS device passcode, or if your device displays a message saying that it's disabled.

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13:57
List of available trusted root certificates in OS X...

The OS X Trust Store contains trusted root certificates that are preinstalled with OS X.

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13:51
List of available trusted root certificates in iOS 8

The iOS Trust Store contains trusted root certificates preinstalled with iOS.

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13:16
Pair Apple Remote with your iPod Universal Dock

The Apple Remote works with other compatible Apple products that have a built-in infrared (IR) receiver. To prevent your Apple Remote from interfering with other docks, computers, or IR devices nearby, you can pair it to work only with your iPod Universal Dock.

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12:56
Vintage and obsolete products

Owners of iPad, iPhone, iPod or Mac products may obtain service and parts from Apple or Apple service providers for 5 years after the product is no longer manufactured (or longer where required by law). Apple has discontinued support for certain technologically obsolete and vintage products.

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12:33
Get started with Photos for OS X

OS X Yosemite (v10.10.3) now includes the Photos app. If you were using iPhoto or Aperture, here’s more information about upgrading to Photos on your Mac.

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12:20
About the security content of Java for OS X Lion...

This document describes  the security content of Java for OS X Lion 2012-002 and Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 7, which can be downloaded and installed via Software Update preferences, or from Apple Downloads.

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12:16
About the security content of Java for OS X 2013-005...

This document describes the security content of Java for OS X 2013-005 and Mac OS X v10.6 Update 17.

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12:14
About the security content of Java for OS X 2013-004...

Learn about the security content of Java for OS X 2013-004 and Mac OS X v10.6 Update 16.

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12:10
About the security content of Java for OS X 2013-003...

This document describes the security content of Java for OS X 2013-003 and Mac OS X v10.6 Update 15.

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12:09
About the security content of Java for OS X 2013-002...

This document describes the security content of Java for OS X 2013-002 and Mac OS X v10.6 Update 14.

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Wednesday April 8

15:27
Apple Web Server notifications

This article provides credit to people who have reported potential security issues in Apple's web servers.

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15:19
Spelling and definition lookup restrictions for iOS...

iOS 8.1.3 and later include configuration profile options you can use to restrict access to spelling and definition features on supervised devices.

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15:12
About Apple Configurator 1.7.2

Learn about the Apple Configurator 1.7.2 update.

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15:09
Remove unwanted adware that displays pop-up ads and...

Use these instructions to uninstall or remove ad-injection software—sometimes called adware.

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15:02
About OS X Server 4.1

Learn about changes included in the OS X Server v4.1 Update.

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14:50
If Photos can’t copy or create a library

If the Photos app shows any of these alert messages when you first open Photos or migrate an existing iPhoto or Aperture library, follow these instructions.

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14:27
About the security content of iOS 8.3

This document describes the security content of iOS 8.3.

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14:09
Apple security updates

This document outlines security updates for Apple products.

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14:08
Report iMessages that look like spam or junk

If you get iMessages that look like spam or junk, you can report these to Apple.

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14:02
About the security content of Xcode 6.3

This document describes the security content of Xcode 6.3.

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Tuesday April 7

22:25
Using Apple Earphones with Remote with iPod shuffle...

This document is for iPod shuffle (3rd generation and later).

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21:42
Internet connection does not work with an IP address...

Your Mac, iOS device, or Apple TV cannot access the Internet with an IP address of 169.254.xxx.xxx (where xxx represents a number from 0 to 255).

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21:06
Remove the SIM card from your iPhone or iPad

Learn how to remove the SIM card from your iPhone or iPad.

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14:33
Set up and use Third-party Bluetooth accessories

Learn how to pair your iOS device with your Bluetooth accessories so you can stream phone calls, music, videos, and more.

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13:25
How to combine multiple audio interfaces by creating...

By creating an aggregate device, you can use more than one audio interface at the same time with audio applications like Logic, MainStage, or most other Core Audio-compliant applications.

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12:54
Get help with multiple-NAT configurations for Back...

In these cases, your routers could be providing too many layers of NAT. A multiple-NAT configuration happens when at least one router in the network is connected to another router, and each one provides NAT. For example, if your cable modem is providing NAT, and you connect an AirPort Base Station to the modem using the default AirPort settings, the AirPort Base Station might provide another layer of NAT.
To resolve the issue, follow the steps below. If you're on a corporate network, contact your network administrator for help.

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12:51
About Location Services in OS X and Safari

Location Services allows applications and websites to gather and use information based on the current location of your computer. You have to give your permission before an app or website can use your location data.

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12:16
System requirements for Continuity on iPhone, iPad,...

Continuity lets you seamlessly move between your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac, or use them together. You can use Continuity features on the devices listed below.

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09:04
About AirPrint

AirPrint is an Apple technology that helps you create full-quality printed output without the need to download or install drivers.

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06:56
If you can't unlock the Security & Privacy...

You can't use admin accounts with blank passwords to unlock the Security & Privacy pane of System Preferences.

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06:09
Use Mail Connection Doctor

Mail Connection Doctor can help explain why the Mail app isn't sending or receiving email on your Mac.

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02:34
iOS: Unable to import photos to computer

Your computer does not recognize an attached iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch as a camera, preventing you from importing photos to your computer. The steps below may resolve the issue.

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01:07
OS X Mavericks: Using advanced Active Directory...

A configuration profile can be used to configure OS X to join an Active Directory (AD) domain.

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Monday April 6

22:08
Apple Pay participating issuers

Apple Pay works with most of the major credit and debit cards from the top U.S. banks. Just add your participating cards and continue to get all the rewards, benefits, and security of your cards.

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16:14
Use Control Center on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod...

Control Center gives you quick access to commonly used settings and apps from anywhere in iOS—including the Lock screen.

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15:32
Device Enrollment Program: iOS Activation Procedure...

iOS devices automatically connect to the Mobile Device Management (MDM) server during setup if the device is enrolled into the Device Enrollment Program (DEP) and is assigned to an MDM server.

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13:53
How to browse and buy content from the iTunes Store

If you're new to the iTunes Store, you can learn how to browse and make purchases.

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13:40
Use LTE on iPhone with China Unicom

You can update certain models of iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c to iOS 8 and enable 4G LTE for China Unicom. Your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus already have iOS 8, and certain models can support 4G LTE for China Unicom.
If your carrier is China Telecom, learn to use LTE on iPhone with China Telecom.

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13:20
Use iBooks with PDF documents on your iPhone, iPad,...

With iBooks for iOS, you can view, sync, save, share, and print PDFs on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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13:18
Autopkg – Download Recipe Decision Making Process

It’s been a long-standing goal of mine to help people get started making their own recipes for autopkg, which was recently spurred on by revisiting my previously-discussed recipeGenerationUtils. The autopkg wiki can only be so instructive on the process besides some general guidelines, so I thought I’d expand on some points here, while zooming-in on the download recipe in particular. In this flowchart, I take apart the decision making process for what processors to choose and when, which should cover most possibilities.

Why a separate download recipe?

While there are folks who skip download recipes entirely, it really helps sharing and reuse by folks using different management systems if you do insert this step as a separate recipe. Let’s get started:

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12:27
About the security content of Apple TV 7.0.3

This document describes the security content of Apple TV 7.0.3.

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10:08
Frequently asked questions about Apple ID

Need help? You might find the answer to your question below.

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10:02
Restore your Apple TV (2nd and 3rd generation)

Learn how to restore your Apple TV (2nd and 3rd generation).

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08:49
Subscribe to iTunes Match

iTunes Match stores all of your music in iCloud, even songs you’ve imported from other sources such as CDs, and gives you access to it from all of your devices, at any time. iTunes Match is an annual subscription.

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08:38
Mac Basics: Use Mission Control to switch between...

Mission Control zooms out beyond your desktop to give you an easy way to switch between apps, spaces, and windows.

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08:26
What to do before you install iOS beta

To use an iOS beta release, you need to be a member of Apple Beta Software Program, Customer Seed Program, or iOS Developer Program. Here's what to do before you install an iOS beta release on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

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07:45
About the security content of Apple TV 5.2.1

Learn more about the security content of Apple TV 5.2.1.

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07:44
About the security content of Apple TV 6.0

Learn about the security content of Apple TV 6.0.

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07:44
About the security content of Apple TV 5.2

This document describes the security content of Apple TV 5.2.

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07:44
About the security content of Apple TV 6.0.2

This document describes the security content of Apple TV 6.0.2.

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Friday April 3

14:34
iOS product security: Validations and guidance

This article contains references for key product certifications, cryptographic validations, and security guidance for iOS platforms.

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11:10
If you need more space for an iOS update

When you’re updating your iOS device wirelessly, you might see a message that there’s not enough space on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. These steps can help.
 

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09:13
Use Microsoft Exchange (EWS) accounts in Mail on...

Learn about using Exchange (EWS) accounts in Mail with OS X v10.6 or later.

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09:00
Mac keyboard shortcuts

By pressing a combination of keys, you can do things that normally need a mouse, trackpad, or other input device.

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08:53
Mail settings you might need from your email provider

If Mail asks you to enter email settings manually, you may need to get the account type, mail server address, and other details listed in this article.

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08:51
Mac keyboard shortcuts for accessibility features

Accessibility shortcuts help control your Mac with a keyboard or assistive device.

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08:21
Startup key combinations for Mac

Some Mac features are available by holding down certain keys during startup. 

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Thursday April 2

11:09
How to use the Software Update service in OS X...

The Software Update service included with OS X Server lets you host Apple Software Updates on your own server.

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08:48
Wireless carrier support and features for iPhone in...

Choose your region to learn about the wireless carriers in your country.

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07:41
Resolve USB-related alerts in iTunes

If there's an issue with the USB connection to your device, you might see an alert message like "iPhone has timed out" or "error 9" or your device might unexpectedly disconnect when syncing.

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07:26
What to do after you change your Apple ID email...

After you change your Apple ID email address or password, you might need to update your sign-in information with any Apple services that you're using.

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03:58
Informationen zum Sicherheitsinhalt des iOS 5-...

Dieses Dokument beschreibt den Sicherheitsinhalt des iOS 5-Softwareupdates.

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03:58
iPhone: Erkennen der nur für China bestimmten...

Die mit dem iPhone 4s (und neuer) in der Volksrepublik China mitgelieferten Ohrhörer unterscheiden sich (aufgrund der behördlichen Bestimmungen) von denen, die in anderen Teilen der Welt ausgeliefert werden. Dieser Artikel zeigt Ihnen, wie Sie diese Kopfhörer erkennen können, und erörtert, mit welchen Produkten diese kompatibel sind.

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03:58
Informationen zum Sicherheitsinhalt des iOS 4.3.2-...

In diesem Dokument wird der Sicherheitsinhalt des iOS 4.3.2-Softwareupdates beschrieben.

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03:58
iOS 5: Grundlagen zu den Ortungsdiensten

In diesem Artikel erhalten Sie einen Überblick über die verschiedenen Ortungsdienste, die auf einem Gerät mit iOS 5 (iPhone, iPad und iPod touch) zur Bestimmung Ihrer Position verwendet werden können. 

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03:58
Informationen zum Sicherheitsinhalt von iOS 4.3

In diesem Dokument wird der Sicherheitsinhalt von iOS 4.3 beschrieben.

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03:58
iPhone: Informationen zu Notfallwarnungen für Japan

Hier erhalten Sie Informationen zu den Notfallwarnungen, die in Japan für Ihr iPhone erhältlich sind. Vom japanischen Wetterdienst oder der japanischen Regierung werden Warnmeldungen bereitgestellt.

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03:58
Informationen zum Sicherheitsinhalt des iOS 4.2.7-...

In diesem Dokument wird der Sicherheitsinhalt des iOS 4.2.7-Softwareupdates beschrieben.

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03:58
iOS: Mitteilungszentrale und Kontrollzentrum mit...

Hier erfahren Sie, wie Sie die Mitteilungszentrale oder das Kontrollzentrum öffnen, wenn VoiceOver aktiviert ist.

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03:58
Informationen zum Sicherheitsinhalt des iOS 5.0.1-...

In diesem Dokument wird der Sicherheitsinhalt von iOS 5.0.1 beschrieben.

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Wednesday April 1

16:31
AOL Usernames can no longer be used with the iTunes...

As of April 1, 2015, AOL Usernames can no longer be used to sign in to the iTunes Store. If you didn't manually convert your AOL Username before April 1, your Username has been automatically converted to an Apple ID.

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16:11
iCloud Photo Library beta FAQ

iCloud Photo Library works seamlessly with the new Photos app to keep your photos and videos stored in iCloud and up to date on your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, on iCloud.com, and soon on your Mac.

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16:07
If you can't make or receive FaceTime calls

FaceTime requires a broadband connection, and works best with a fast network.

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15:15
Re-download or transfer your iTunes Store purchases...

If you purchased items from the iTunes Store and you've stored them on only your iOS device or iPod, you can transfer them to any computer that is authorized with your Apple ID.

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15:14
MacBook Pro and MacBook Pro with Retina display...

Learn how to adjust graphics performance on your MacBook Pro or MacBook Pro with Retina display computer

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15:11
Find My iPhone Activation Lock

Find My iPhone includes a feature called Activation Lock that is designed to prevent anyone else from using your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch if it's ever lost or stolen. Activation Lock is enabled automatically when you turn on Find My iPhone on a device using iOS 7 or later.

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15:08
iCloud: Unsaved documents in Apple apps that use...

Tuesday March 31

15:48
Calibrating your Mac notebook's battery for...

On older Mac notebooks, you can calibrate the battery for best performance.

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15:45
Use emoji (emoticons) on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod...

You can find several hundred emoji on the emoji keyboard. After you turn on the emoji keyboard, you can use these images in your messages, emails, and more.

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15:37
About Apple video adapters and cables

Apple produces a number of different display adapters and cables for Apple computers using a variety of connectors. To learn about the Apple display adapters used with Mac computers (since 2001) use the images and information in the table below.

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14:59
About the security content of Safari 5.1.10

This document describes the security content of Safari 5.1.10.

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14:58
About the security content of Safari 5.1.4

This document describes the security content of Safari 5.1.4.

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14:57
About the security content of Safari 5.1.7

This document describes the security content of Safari 5.1.7.

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14:56
About the security content of Safari 6

This document describes the security content of Safari 6.

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14:54
About the security content of Safari 6.0.2

Learn about the security content of Safari 6.0.2.

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14:53
About the security content of Safari 6.0.3

Learn about security content for Safari 6.0.3.

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Monday March 30

15:34
Contact Apple for support and service

See a list of Apple phone numbers around the world.

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13:14
iTunes Store reporting error - 3259

This may occur if you are using an older version of iTunes, having a network connection issue, or when a Firewall protection system on the computer is blocking some communication ports that iTunes need to have open for full functionality.

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13:11
iCloud: Why am I getting junk mail (spam)?

Unsolicited bulk email messages are commonly called junk mail or spam. Here's why you might get junk mail, and what you can do about it.

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13:08
iTunes for Windows: iTunes can't contact the...

When you try to update or restore an iPhone, iPad, or iPod in iTunes, one of the following alert messages appears

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13:05
Resolve issues between iTunes and third-party...

If you can’t open iTunes, download content, sync your device, or use Home Sharing, your security software might be the cause. 

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13:03
Set up and use iCloud for Windows

With iCloud for Windows, the photos, documents, and bookmarks on your PC are updated automatically to your Apple devices.

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12:59
Deregister iMessage: Frequently Asked Questions

Learn how and why to deregister iMessage.

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12:58
iPad USB power adapter certifications

Every iPad comes with an Apple USB power adapter that is certified to meet government safety standards in countries where iPad is available. Many of these countries, including the United States, have adopted the Safety of Information Technology Equipment standard, IEC/UL 60950-1. Learn about the certifications for iPad USB power adapters.

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12:57
Recommended settings for Wi-Fi routers and access...

These Wi-Fi router (or Wi-Fi base station) settings are for all Macs and iOS devices. These settings will give you the best performance, security, and reliability when using Wi-Fi.

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Saturday March 28

05:08
Solutions for connecting to the Internet, setting up...

This article covers solutions for connecting to the Internet, setting up a small network, and troubleshooting.

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Friday March 27

16:37
Get help using iCloud Contacts

Learn what to do if you’re having issues using iCloud Contacts. For example, you might make changes to Contacts that don't update across all of your devices.

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16:10
Frequently asked questions about using a Retina...

Review frequently asked questions about using a Retina display.

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16:00
Resetting an AirPort base station FAQ

This article answers questions about resetting AirPort base stations including AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme, and AirPort Time Capsule. It also includes steps for how to reset your AirPort base station.

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15:48
How to identify Mac mini models

Use the information below to help determine which Mac mini model you have.

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15:46
Compatibility of Apple wired headset models with...

The features of Apple wired headsets can vary between iPhone, iPad, and iPod models. Most headsets can play back audio, but some headsets have features, such as a mic or buttons to control iPod functions, that work only on newer models.

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15:37
iTunes: Frequently asked questions about viewing and...

You can play videos and even sync them to iPad, iPhone, and some iPod models. Here are answers to frequently asked questions about video playback in iTunes and on mobile devices.

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15:27
iTunes in the Cloud, iTunes Match, and iTunes Radio...

Find out which content types are supported for iTunes in the Cloud by country and where iTunes Match and iTunes Radio are available.

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13:54
Browse and buy books from the iBooks Store and the...

You can browse and buy books on on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, and on your computer.

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13:53
Mac Basics: Notifications keep you informed

The Notifications feature of OS X helps you keep track of what's new.

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08:55
Create a new book in iBooks Author with the same...

Learn how to create a template that includes the styles of a previous book.

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08:47
About the OS X Server v2.2.4 Update

This software updates OS X Server versions 2.0 through 2.2.3. It requires OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.5.

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08:43
OS X Server: Removal of the localhost.plist does not...

Removing the localhost.plist file may prevent you from connecting to some Wi-Fi networks.

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08:40
Courses to study for the ACMT 9L0-065 exam

This article lists the courses that you should review for the 9L0-065 exam.

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Thursday March 26

14:39
About the 'Automatically Add to iTunes'...

Learn how iTunes uses the "Automatically Add to iTunes" folder to automatically import iTunes-compatible content into your iTunes library.

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13:58
Turn on "three finger drag" for your Force...

"Three finger drag" is a Multi-Touch gesture in OS X. It lets you use three fingers to move the active window on your screen.

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12:55
About the OS X Server v3.2.1 Update

This software updates OS X Server versions 3.0 through 3.1.2. It requires OS X Mavericks v10.9.5.

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12:53
Get help receiving receipts

Learn where your receipts go and how to get them.

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12:47
OS X Mavericks: Sophos Anti-Virus on-access scanner...

Sophos Anti-Virus on-access scanner versions 8.0 - 9.1 may cause OS X Mavericks to unexpectedly restart (kernel panic).

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12:46
OS X Mavericks: Unexpected restart when Tuxler 1.0...

Version 1.0 of "Tuxler" may cause OS X Mavericks to unexpectedly restart (kernel panic).

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12:43
OS X: When your computer spontaneously restarts or...

In rare situations, your Mac may do one or more of the following: spontaneously restart, become unresponsive, turn off, display a message "Your computer restarted because of a problem." or display a message "You shut down your computer because of a problem.".

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12:40
Create your own iTunes Radio station
12:38
Arrange apps on your iPhone

Wednesday March 25

16:14
Contact Apple TV content providers

Learn how to get information or support from a third-party content provider.

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14:40
Apple security updates (2011, 2012)

For the protection of our customers, Apple does not disclose, discuss or confirm security issues until a full investigation has occurred and any necessary patches or releases are available.

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13:19
Mac Pro: External ports and connectors

The external ports and connectors of a Mac Pro can be found on both the front and the back of the computer.

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13:18
iPhoto: Troubleshooting Camera Connections

iPhoto does not recognize a camera connected to the computer.

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13:17
iPhoto: Network alert when ordering prints or books

If the computer's date and time are not correct, you may not be able to place an order from iPhoto.

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13:16
iMovie: Using Flip Mino and Flip Ultra camcorders

Video clips from Flip Ultra and Flip Mino camcorders cannot be imported or played back properly in iMovie unless the latest version of the 3ivx QuickTime component is installed.

| Read more »
13:10
iMac (Late 2006): External Ports and Connectors

In this article we'll describe the external ports and connectors on the iMac (Late 2006) model of computers:

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13:09
iDVD: Setting Encoding preferences

The Encoding settings and DVD Type setting in iDVD Preferences > Projects sets the default setting for new projects. It does not alter the current project you are editing, or projects you may have previously created.

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13:06
Aperture: Working with stacks

During a typical photo shoot, you may capture multiple images that are very similar to each other. For example, you might have five almost identical headshots or two similar cake-cutting images. You know you'll only use one of them, but you keep the others around just in case you change your mind.

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12:03
If you can't back up or restore your Mac using...

Check these things if you see an alert that Time Machine is unable to back up your data, or if you can't select your backup disk in Time Machine preferences.

| Read more »
11:05
Dictation on your Mac might not work if your...

In order for Dictation to work, it needs to access certain Apple servers using your Internet connection.

| Read more »
10:20
Unsubscribing from Apple email subscriptions

You can update your Apple email subscription preferences by following these steps.

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Tuesday March 24

14:36
Import contacts from your SIM card

Learn about the SIM card in your iPhone and how to use it to import contacts from your old phone.

| Read more »
11:30
If you forgot your Apple ID password

Use these steps to reset your Apple ID password and regain access to your Apple ID account.

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Monday March 23

13:53
Where to buy the AppleCare Protection Plan for Mac,...

Get direct, one-stop access to our technical support experts and repair coverage with the AppleCare Protection Plan.

| Read more »
13:32
About HTML widget creation in iBooks Author

Learn how to use HTML5 widgets in the books you create in iBooks Author.

| Read more »
13:08
Use third-party keyboards on your iPhone or iPad

With iOS 8, you can use third-party keyboards instead of your standard keyboard in Messages, Mail, and more. Learn how to install, add, and use a new keyboard.

| Read more »
12:35
Apple Pay: Merchants FAQ

Apple Pay gives your customers an easy, secure, and private way to pay in stores and within apps using the devices that they have with them every day. 

| Read more »
12:06
Topics for the OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam (...

Learn what topics are on the OS X Yosemite Troubleshooting Exam (9L0-066).

| Read more »

Sunday March 22

15:30
If your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch is lost or stolen

If you lose your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch or think it might be stolen, these steps might help you locate it and protect your data.

| Read more »

Friday March 20

19:59
Mac doesn't start up from disc

If your Mac stops responding when starting up from a Mac OS X Install DVD, learn about some troubleshooting steps you can use. 

| Read more »
19:55
Mac OS X: Gray screen appears during startup

Instead of seeing the Finder or the login window after startup, your computer may stop responding and the display may only show a persistent gray screen (you may also see an Apple logo, spinning gear, spinning globe, prohibitory sign, or a folder with a flashing question mark on it).

| Read more »
19:52
Mac Basics: Use Mail on your Mac

Use OS X Mail to compose, reply to, and store email on your Mac. 

| Read more »
19:48
Get help using iCloud storage

Get help upgrading or downgrading your iCloud storage.

| Read more »
19:45
About iTunes Store pre-orders

You can pre-order music and movies from the iTunes Store prior to the public release date.

| Read more »
19:41
Open Directory: Enabling SSL for Open Directory with...

Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) can be enabled to provide encrypted communications between an Open Directory Master, Replica, and the computers that access the LDAP directory domain. SSL uses a digital certificate to provide a certified identity for the servers. You can use a self-signed certificate or a certificate obtained from a certificate authority.

| Read more »
19:40
How to disinfect the Apple internal or external...

Learn how to disinfect your Apple internal or external keyboard, trackpad, and/or mouse.

| Read more »
19:36
Search with Spotlight

You can use Spotlight to search for content on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. To use Spotlight, swipe down on your home screen to reveal the search field.

| Read more »
19:21
About Thunderbolt to Thunderbolt cable (2.0 m)

Learn more about Thunderbolt to Thunderbolt cable (2.0 m) and find answers to frequently asked questions, including the proper usage of Thunderbolt cables.

| Read more »
09:42
Adobe Flash Player updates available for OS X on...

Adobe Flash Player updates address a recently identified Adobe Flash Player web plug-in vulnerability.

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