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Wednesday June 17

09:40
Apple Technical Learning Administration System FAQ

 The following are frequently asked questons concerning the Apple Technical Learning Administration System FAQ

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09:39
AppleCare Technician Training: How to find the...

Learn how to find the registration number for AppleCare Technician Training.

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09:38
Europe: Service Certification Training and Testing...

Apple authorizes some companies to train Apple Authorized Service Providers, Apple Authorized Resellers, and customers to repair Apple products.

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09:37
Apple Certifications: Getting Certified--CA/LA/US

This article describes the service certification offered by AppleCare and explains how to register to take service certification exams.

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04:48
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.

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Tuesday June 16

16:44
Sign in with a different Apple ID on your iPhone,...

Use these steps to change the Apple ID you use with services like Game Center, FaceTime, iCloud, Messages, iTunes, iBooks, or the App Store.

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16:14
Use Guided Access with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

Guided Access helps you to stay focused on a task while using your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Guided Access limits your device to a single app and lets you control which app features are available.

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16:02
Upgrade your iCloud storage on your Mac
15:59
Set up Home Sharing on your Mac
15:56
What is the Dock?
15:52
Open System Preferences on your Mac
15:45
Keep your Mac up to date
15:41
If your startup disk is full
15:38
Take pictures of the screen on your Mac
09:45
Back up your iTunes library by copying it to an...

You can back up your iTunes library by consolidating your library into one folder, and then copying that folder to an external drive.

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07:56
Mac Basics: Safari 6 in OS X Mountain Lion

Learn about using Safari 6 in Mountain Lion, as well as ways to personalize your browsing experience.

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07:02
iTunes: Troubleshooting AirPlay and AirPlay Mirroring

AirPlay icon doesn't appear in iTunes. AirPlay-enabled devices don’t appear in the AirPlay selector window. There are performance issues while using AirPlay or AirPlay Mirroring.

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06:42
Mac notebooks: Using and maintaining your Apple...

Use the information in this article to allow optimal usage and to reduce wear of the Apple MagSafe Adapter included with your Mac notebook computer.

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04:15
About iTunes library files

The iTunes library is a database that iTunes uses to organize your music. Two iTunes library files are created and maintained by iTunes for different purposes. You'll find both of these files in the iTunes folder.

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04:12
Share files between two computers with target disk...

Learn about target disk mode and how to use it to share files between two Mac computers.

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04:06
Block calls and block or filter messages on your...

If you don't want to get phone calls, FaceTime calls, or messages from a certain person, you can add them to your blocked list. You can also filter out iMessages from people who aren't saved in your contacts.

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Monday June 15

15:31
Add music to iTunes

Learn how to add music from your computer or from an audio CD and how to purchase music from the iTunes store.

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13:26
How to move your iTunes library to a new computer

When you get a new computer, you can move your iTunes library so that you can play your media on and sync with your new computer.

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12:49
Use Switch Control to interact with your Mac

Switch Control is an assistive technology that helps you enter text, choose menus, move your pointer, and more – all by simply clicking a switch. You can use a keyboard key, mouse or trackpad button, joystick, or an adaptive device as one or more switches.

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12:16
Where to buy AppleCare+ for your iPad, iPhone, iPod...

AppleCare+ offers direct access to our Apple experts when you need device support and adds up to two incidents of accidental damage coverage.

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10:09
QuickTime Sample files

This document includes links to sample movie files in several different formats.

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09:25
Change your Apple ID password

Follow these steps to change your Apple ID password. 

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09:18
Find the serial number on your iMac

You can find your serial number for your Intel-based iMac (Mid 2007 and later) in OS X, on the base of the computer, the product packaging, or on your original receipt or invoice.

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08:28
Get help using iCloud storage

Get help upgrading or downgrading your iCloud storage.

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07:25
About iTunes Store pre-orders

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

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Saturday June 13

15:03
Mac OS X 10.4: Included printer drivers and...

Mac OS X 10.4 installs printer drivers and PostScript Printer Description files (PPDs) for many printers. Some printer files included with Mac OS X 10.4 might not be included with previous Mac OS X versions, and vice-versa. This article contains a list of all printer drivers and PPD files included with Mac OS X 10.4. Please note that some of these drivers were created by open-source projects (refer to the "Install Package" column in the list to find the driver source).
Tip: To ensure that you have the latest drivers for your printer, always check your printer manufacturer's website.

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Friday June 12

13:45
iBooks: Syncing iTunes Digital Booklets to iPhone,...

Learn how to sync digital booklets to iPhone, iPad, and/or iPod touch with iBooks.
 

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10:33
iMac: How to remove or install memory

Learn how to remove or install memory in your iMac computer.

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Thursday June 11

11:44
If you're asked for the password to your...

Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch might ask for the password to your previous Apple ID when you sign out of iCloud. Follow these steps if you can't sign out of iCloud because it's tied to your previous Apple ID.

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11:01
Use LTE on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with China...

Certain models of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus can support 4G LTE for China Telecom.
If your carrier is China Unicom, learn to use LTE on iPhone with China Unicom.

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10:12
How to unlock your iPhone for use with another...

You can unlock your iPhone for use with different carriers. Unlocking means that you can use your phone with a different carrier. An unlocked phone is sometimes called a SIM-Free or contract-free phone.

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09:54
Using two-step verification with Outlook 2010

Learn what to do if Outlook 2010 repeatedly asks you to authenticate your iCloud account and won't completely open. If there's a password pre-populated for you, you might need to update it with an app-specific password.

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09:27
About iTunes Pass

iTunes Pass gives you another option for adding funds to your iTunes account balance, exclusively at Apple Retail Stores.

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09:08
If Safari is slow, stops responding, quits...

The issue could be caused by a Safari Extension, Internet plug-in, or other add-on. 

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08:59
Use Activity Monitor on your Mac

Activity Monitor shows the processes that are running on your Mac, so you can see how they affect your Mac's activity and performance.

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06:58
Sync or transfer podcasts

You can sync podcast subscriptions, stations, and playback position between your iOS devices, computers with iTunes, and Apple TV. You can also transfer episodes of podcasts between your devices.

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06:56
About closed captioning in the iTunes Store

Learn how to find movies and TV shows on the iTunes Store that have closed captioning.

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06:40
About HD videos in iTunes

Some videos you buy from iTunes are offered in high definition (HD). You can watch these videos your computer, iPhone, iPad, iPod, or Apple TV.

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06:38
Sync photos to your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch in...

Learn how to sync photos from your computer to your iPhone, iPad, or iPod with a color display using iTunes. Also, learn how to delete synced photos from your devices.

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Wednesday June 10

14:20
Adjust the size of your Photos library to work with...

If your Photos library is too large to work with iCloud Photo library, you can make some adjustments. 

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14:00
MainStage 3: Troubleshooting basics

If MainStage 3 isn't performing as expected, try these general troubleshooting steps.

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10:22
Connect to Wi-Fi on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

Learn how to connect your device to a Wi-Fi network, including open, secure, and hidden networks.

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09:30
iTunes for Windows: iTunes Store connection...

If you are able to access the web, but you are unable to access the iTunes Store, see the troubleshooting steps below.

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09:19
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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08:32
Safety certifications for iPhone batteries

This article describes the international safety standards that iPhone batteries meet.

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07:56
Apple logo with progress bar after updating or...

After you update iOS, restore from a backup, or erase your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, your device displays the Apple logo with a progress bar.

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00:00
Ports et moniteurs Thunderbolt : questions et...

Consultez cet article pour en savoir plus sur les ports Thunderbolt des ordinateurs et moniteurs Apple, et sur leur fonctionnement sous OS X et avec Boot Camp. Découvrez également la configuration requise pour utiliser la technologie Thunderbolt.

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00:00
Des calendriers ou événements apparaissent en double...

Découvrez la procédure à suivre si vous voyez des calendriers ou des événements de calendrier dupliqués sur votre appareil iOS, votre Mac ou votre PC après la configuration du calendrier iCloud. 

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00:00
Configuration d’une partition Windows sur votre Mac

Pour installer Windows sur votre Mac, vous devez créer puis formater une partition destinée à recevoir ce système d’exploitation.

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00:00
À propos de la distribution gérée du programme d’...

Découvrez comment utiliser la distribution gérée pour distribuer les applications du programme d’achats en volume aux utilisateurs.

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Tuesday June 9

23:32
Exporter les données de contacts et calendriers vers...

Découvrez comment exporter vos contacts et calendriers vers votre iPod classic, iPod mini ou iPod nano.

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23:32
Nouveaux patchs dans Logic Pro X 10.1 et MainStage 3...

Logic Pro X 10.1 et MainStage 3.1 incluent plus de 200 nouveaux patchs. 

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23:32
Mac OS X 10.7 : impossible de se connecter à un...

Il est possible qu’un client de Mac OS X 10.7 Lion ne parvienne pas à se connecter à un serveur Open Directory sous Mac OS X 10.6.

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10:56
About File Sharing on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

You can copy files between your computer and apps on your iOS device that work with File Sharing. For example, you can create a document in Pages on your iPad, then copy it to your Mac so that you can open it in Pages for Mac OS X.

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09:21
View or print proof of coverage for your AppleCare...

If you want to view or print proof of coverage for your AppleCare Protection Plan or AppleCare+, follow these steps.

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09:14
Keep your receipt after you buy an Apple device

Congratulations on your new Apple device! We know you want to take great care of your product, so we recommend you keep your receipt and other important documents in a safe place.

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09:06
Transfer your AppleCare plan

If you sell or give away your Apple device, you can also transfer the ownership of your AppleCare Protection Plan or AppleCare+ in regions that allow it. You can also transfer your AppleCare coverage plan between your own devices that are the same type of product and within 30 days of your original device purchase.

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09:01
Save documents as a package or a single file in...

iWork apps let you choose how to save files for better compatibility. 

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09:00
iCloud : fonctionnement de Microsoft Exchange avec...

Les données iCloud et Microsoft Exchange peuvent être présentes en même temps sur des appareils équipés d’iOS, d’OS X et de Microsoft Outlook. Consultez cet article pour savoir où vos données sont stockées et la manière dont elles sont gérées.

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08:59
Get phone support for a device that’s out of warranty

If you visit the coverage checker and find that your Apple device isn't covered for complimentary telephone technical support, you have options. 

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08:17
Register your AppleCare plan

When you register your AppleCare Protection Plan, it helps us quickly access your records and see that your product is covered. We'll help you see if your coverage plan is already registered, and then offer the steps to register it yourself if necessary.

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08:02
How to request a refund for an AppleCare plan

We want you to love everything you buy from Apple. But if you need to return an AppleCare Protection Plan or AppleCare+ coverage plan, we’re here to help. 

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07:54
Manage your AppleCare plans

You can see all of your registered AppleCare plans with the AppleCare Agreement tool. If one of your plans is missing from the list, it might be registered under a different Apple ID. We’ll help you find where your plan is listed and consolidate them under your preferred Apple ID.

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07:46
About your support coverage and service options

Our service coverage system lets you know if your Apple device is covered by our limited warranty or an extended service contract, such as the AppleCare Protection Plan or AppleCare+.

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Monday June 8

14:49
How to identify your MacBook Air

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

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14:42
Where to find your AppleCare registration number

You’ll need the registration number to register the AppleCare plan for your new Apple device.

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13:49
If you see duplicate contacts after setting up...

After you set up iCloud Contacts, you might see duplicated contacts on your iOS device, Mac, or PC.

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13:06
Get help with Mail on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

You might not be able to send email with Mail on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. Or you might be unable to get email, or move a message. This article can help you solve these and other issues with Mail on your iOS device.

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Saturday June 6

22:08
Wireless carrier support and features for iPhone in...

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

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02:18
Wireless carrier support and features for iPhone in...

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

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02:11
Wireless carrier support and features for iPhone in...

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

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01:58
Unable to use Apple Push Notification service (APNs)

When a device is connected to Wi-Fi and does not have a cellular data account or a cellular data signal, push notifications are not received.  

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Friday June 5

14:07
About the power tone on your MacBook when plugging...

Learn about the tone you hear when you plug in your MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015) to its AC power adapter.

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14:05
Ports and adapters for your MacBook (Retina, 12-inch...

Learn about the different ports and adapters for your MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015).

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13:54
Find out which SIM card your iPhone or iPad uses

Use the tables below to find out which SIM card your iPhone or iPad uses.

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Thursday June 4

13:43
How to use Maps on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

You can use Maps to find your location, use turn-by-turn navigation, and see real-time traffic information. Learn how to use these features and more on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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Wednesday June 3

14:45
Aperture 3: Using a unified photo library with...

With Aperture 3.3 or later you can directly open and work with libraries from iPhoto 9.3 or later.

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14:40
iCloud security and privacy overview

Apple takes data security and the privacy of your personal information very seriously. iCloud is built with industry-standard security practices and employs strict policies to protect your data.

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14:36
Mac Pro (Mid 2012 and earlier): Frequently Asked...

This document contains frequently asked questions (FAQ) regarding the Mac Pro RAID Card and the Xserve RAID Card, with answers to those questions.

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14:23
OS X: If you're unable to use Dictation or type...

Dictation and the accent menu might not work when Webroot SecureAnywhere is installed.

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14:21
Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, Compressor 4: Install on...

Follow the steps below to install Final Cut Pro X, Motion 5, and Compressor 4 on multiple Mac systems using Apple Remote Desktop, NetInstall, or NetRestore.

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14:18
Logic Pro X, MainStage 3: Deploying across multiple...

Follow the steps below to deploy Logic Pro X or MainStage 3 across multiple Mac systems using Apple Remote Desktop, NetInstall, or NetRestore.

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13:43
If you see duplicate bookmarks after setting up...

Learn what to do if you see duplicate bookmarks on your Mac or PC after setting up iCloud Bookmarks.

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10:22
About the new iWork for Mac: Features and...

Learn about the new iWork for Mac.

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10:03
Logic Pro X: Using and saving patches

Learn more about patches which are a new setting type in Logic Pro X.

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08:57
About the security content of Safari 8.0.3, Safari 7...

This document describes the security content of Safari 8.0.3, Safari 7.1.3, and Safari 6.2.3. 

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08:53
About the security content of OS X Mountain Lion v10...

This document describes the security content of OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.4 and Security Update 2013-002, which can be downloaded and installed via Software Update preferences, or from Apple Downloads.

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08:47
Use Photos and iCloud Photo Library on multiple Mac...

Photos works with iCloud Photo Library so you can access your photos and videos on all your Mac computers. 

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Tuesday June 2

19:20
OS X Mavericks: Supported digital camera RAW formats

Learn which digital camera RAW formats are supported by OS X Mavericks.

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15:04
Import photos and videos from your iPhone, iPad, or...

Learn how to import media you've captured or saved on your iOS device to your computer.

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14:52
If your Xsan volume does not start after enabling...

Learn what to do if you see an Xsan-related panic in your server logs that mentions an Inode version mismatch.

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14:47
If Safari displays a blank page or unexpectedly...

You might not be able to load a website or webpage, or maybe Safari quits unexpectedly while you're using it. These steps can help.

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14:46
If your Health data doesn't update on your...

You might notice that the Health app isn't logging your stats, like the number of steps you've taken, flights you've climbed, or distance you've walked or run.

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14:33
Set up and use HomeKit-enabled accessories with your...

With HomeKit, you can use your iOS device to control any of the "Works with Apple HomeKit" accessories that you have in your home, like lights, locks, thermostats, smart plugs, and more.

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14:32
Find accessories that work with Apple HomeKit

You can control any of these HomeKit-enabled accessories in your home using your iOS device.

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14:21
OS X Server: How to renew expired push certificates

If the certificate you use with the Apple Push Notification service (APNs) has expired, you can renew it using OS X Server.

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09:46
Migrate from redemption codes to managed...

Organizations that participate in the Volume Purchase Program (VPP) can choose between two different distribution methods for each VPP transaction: managed distribution or redeemable codes.

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09:23
OS X versions and builds included with Mac computers

Learn which OS X versions (builds) originally shipped with or are available for your computer.

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09:20
If you lost or forgot your firmware password

Learn what to do if you don't remember the firmware password you set on your Mac or if you see a password when you try to select a startup volume.

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07:49
Final Cut Pro X: Importing a range selection of iPod...

When importing a range selection of iPod or MP4 video media, the resulting imported clip may play back as only a still frame.

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07:23
If you get an error when trying to activate iMessage...

Before you can use iMessage or FaceTime, you need to activate them. If you get an error message when you try to activate iMessage or FaceTime on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, this article can help.

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07:01
If restoring from an iTunes or iCloud backup...

If you can't restore from an iCloud or iTunes backup because you need to update to a newer version of iOS, follow these steps.

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Monday June 1

16:13
Isolating an issue by using another user account

When isolating issues and/or troubleshooting software issues in OS X, you might want to use a different user account. Learn how to use this technique to narrow down the cause of an issue.

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16:07
iPod won't turn on

Find out what to do if your iPod won't turn on. Several things could prevent iPod from turning on. Check each cause in this order to find out what's wrong.

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Saturday May 30

16:07
Mac OS X v10.5, v10.6: How to back up and restore...

Learn how to back up and restore your files in Mac OS X v10.5 or 10.6.

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Friday May 29

11:27
OS X Server: Enabling and disabling email auto-...

OS X Server's Mail server feature can automatically forward email for users.

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Thursday May 28

16:22
If Messages quits unexpectedly after you get a text...

Apple is aware of an iMessage issue caused by a specific series of unicode characters and we will make a fix available in a software update. Until the update is available, you can use these steps to re-open the Messages app.

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15:53
Apple Portables: Troubleshooting MagSafe adapters

Learn how to troubleshoot one or more of the following MagSafe adapter symptoms.

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08:42
Apple TV (2nd and 3rd generation): Troubleshooting...

When connecting to or using a Wi-Fi network with Apple TV, you might occasionally encounter the following issues.

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08:05
Turn off the auto-fill option in Photos projects

Photos can automatically select and place pictures within projects you create. To turn off this option while you work on a project, follow these steps.

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07:56
Get help with your iCloud Photo Library

After you turn on iCloud Photo Library, every photo and video you take will live in iCloud. Learn more about how to manage your iCloud Photo Library, find missing photos and videos, and delete the ones you don’t want anymore.

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06:52
Move content from your Android phone to iPhone

Ready to make the switch to iPhone? Here are some tips for moving your photos, music, documents, and more from your Android phone to iPhone.

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Wednesday May 27

19:45
Cameras supported by Final Cut Pro X

Final Cut Pro X is designed to work with a wide range of video recording devices, including camcorders, digital still cameras, iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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16:48
How to find the serial number of your MacBook Pro

The serial number is on your computer, in OS X, and in several other places.

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14:43
Mac Basics: Multi-Touch gestures

Tap, scroll, pinch, and swipe your way through your Mac with Multi-Touch gestures, directly controlling what’s on your screen in a more fluid, natural, and intuitive way.

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11:37
Adobe Flash Player updates available for OS X on May...

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

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07:53
iOS 8: Wireless roaming reference for enterprise...

iOS 8 introduces important changes that improve roaming behavior and efficiency in enterprise environments. This document details the most important aspects of the decision making process.

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Tuesday May 26

14:50
If you see Error 3194, Error 17, or 'This...

If iTunes can’t communicate with Apple's software update server, you might see one of these messages.

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14:48
Family purchases and payments

Are you the family organizer? Learn how purchases work with Family Sharing, what you're responsible for, and how to manage family purchases and payments.

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13:12
About the Apple Lightning docks

You can listen to music, and you can charge and sync an iPhone or iPod touch with an Apple Lightning dock. Learn which iOS device models work with each dock, and how to know which model you have.

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13:10
Charge your iPhone and iPod touch

Find out what you need to charge the battery and what to do if you see a low-battery alert on your device. 

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Monday May 25

13:38
Get help using iCloud Calendar

Learn what to do if you’re having issues using iCloud Calendar. For example, the changes that you make to a calendar might not appear on all of your devices.

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Friday May 22

12:40
Mac Basics: AirDrop lets you send files from your...

AirDrop makes it easy to send files wirelessly from your Mac to other Mac computers, and with OS X Yosemite you can also share with iOS devices.

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11:29
Mac notebooks: Determining battery cycle count

Use this article to determine the cycles on your Mac notebook's battery.

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11:22
If you see the "Connect to iTunes" screen...

Learn what to do when your Apple TV displays the "Connect to iTunes" screen.

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06:22
One way to be autopkging the Jenkins

Picking up where we left off with Jenkins, let’s look at one possible workflow to get autopkg projects working. Specifically when paired with Munki, this requires a bit more thought, but the Jenkins ‘workspace’ model and sane use of variables allows us to make one all-purpose script for most contingencies we’d deal with. As those that have been following my saga trying to support the Lync recipe may be aware, upstream ahem changes (read: drunken interns wildin’ out on the XML) can cause recipes to fail. If you’re used to running autopkg with the list verb, and one recipe succeeds before another fails in a new and exciting way that isn’t yet caught by error-handling, you could have products that already were pushed to the munki repo but the MakeCatalogs recipe never ran. Since the catalog isn’t rebuilt, this leads to the dreaded __1 naming getting appended to the product… without it actually being available to customers.

One way to remove points of failure is to...

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Thursday May 21

15:30
About Bluetooth and Wi-Fi on Apple Watch

Learn about Wi-Fi and Bluetooth for your Apple Watch, and why you should 
use both.

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13:50
Do not use palm rest or keycap covers on a MacBook...

Leaving any material on the top case (keyboard and palm rest area) could result in damage to the display when you close it. This includes palm rest or keyboard covers, as well as any adhesive-backed keycap additions.

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13:25
How to find the serial number on your iMac

Learn how to find the serial number of your iMac computer.

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12:37
About Notifications on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

With Notifications you can see alerts and related information for iOS apps. You can see which notifications you have set up in the Notification Center. Learn more about Notifications and how to use them on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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11:33
Using a Force Touch trackpad

MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015), MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015), and MacBook (Retina, 12-inch, Early 2015) come with the new Force Touch trackpad. This article has information about its features and how to use it.

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10:51
About the OS X Mavericks v10.9.5 Update

Learn about the OS X Mavericks v10.9.5 Update

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Wednesday May 20

13:22
If an app you installed unexpectedly quits, stops...

Follow these steps if you have an unresponsive app on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

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13:02
If your Apple Watch doesn't respond or won...

Your Apple Watch might have a black screen that doesn’t respond when you touch it or press buttons. Or maybe your Apple Watch begins to turn on, but gets stuck during start up. 

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08:43
Device Enrollment Program: Enrolling a serviced...

Learn how serviced and replaced devices and computers work with the Device Enrollment Program.

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Tuesday May 19

15:52
Update the software on your Apple Watch

Use your iPhone to update the software on your Apple Watch.

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15:40
Get help connecting your iOS device with a Bluetooth...

Try these steps if your Bluetooth accessory can’t find or connect to your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

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15:13
Use the Workout app on Apple Watch

Learn how to use the Workout app to set goals and track your progress.

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14:48
Preview a print project in Photos, iPhoto, or...

Apple strongly recommends that you preview book, card, and calendar orders before you submit them for printing. Apple can't modify image files after they're received, and you can only cancel an order within 90 minutes of placing it.

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13:41
Change your Apple Watch band

Use the steps below to remove your band.

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13:27
About closed captioning in iTunes for Windows

In iTunes for Windows, you can turn on and customize the way subtitles and closed captioning displays in your iTunes videos.

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13:07
Add your computer, iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to...

When you turn on iTunes Match, you can access your entire music library on any computer or iOS device after you add them.

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12:52
If you can’t send or receive email on your Mac

Follow these steps if the Mail app in OS X suddenly doesn't send or receive email.

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Monday May 18

14:53
About Apple Remote Desktop Client 3.8.4

Apple Remote Desktop Client 3.8.4 is an update for Mac clients viewed or controlled from the Remote Desktop app.

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12:38
Cleaning your Apple products

Read recommendations and guidelines for cleaning your Apple computer, iPad, iPhone, iPod, display, or peripheral device.

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08:50
Mac Basics: Browse the web with Safari 7 in Mavericks

Safari is the web browser included with OS X Mavericks. Learn about using Safari, as well as ways to personalize your browsing experience.

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08:22
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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06:15
Identifying fraudulent "phishing" email

Learn how to identify fraudulent "phishing" email.

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04:31
Use captive Wi-Fi networks on your iPhone, iPad, or...

Learn how to use captive Wi-Fi networks on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

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04:28
Use Wish List and Preview History in the iTunes Store

You can use Wish List, Preview History, iTunes Radio History, and history of songs identified by Siri to save and review items from the iTunes Store and App Store that you'd like to purchase later.

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04:23
Resume interrupted iTunes Store downloads

Learn how to restart a download of music, movies, or TV shows from the iTunes Store if the download gets interrupted.

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04:15
iTunes 10.5 and later: Troubleshooting iTunes Wi-Fi...

With iTunes 10.5 and later, you can sync your iOS device over Wi-Fi. Try these steps if you can't view your iOS device in iTunes over your Wi-Fi network, or you see issues with Wi-Fi sync performance.

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03:55
iTunes: May become unresponsive when connecting...

In rare instances, iTunes may become unresponsive when connecting an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to your computer. iTunes may become responsive again after you disconnect the device from the computer.

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03:49
iOS: Unknown error containing '0xE' when...

When attempting to connect iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to your Windows PC, you may see one or more of the following error messages.

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03:33
About SyncServices

SyncServices is a technology Apple uses to synchronize information between computers and devices. It is only one of many possible solutions you can use to synchronize data. This article explains which features of SyncServices are available depending on the operating system you are using.

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03:14
Mac OS X v10.6.x and OS X Lion: About Sync...

This article explains when and how to use the Sync Diagnostics assistant, included with Mac OS X v10.6.x and OS X Lion.

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03:07
Using Disk Utility to verify or repair disks

Learn about using Disk Utility to verify or repair disks.

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02:59
How iTunes Store purchases are billed

Learn how your iTunes Store, Mac App Store, App Store, and iBooks Store purchases are billed to your iTunes Store account (Apple ID).

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Sunday May 17

20:09
Mac notebooks: Key placement and functions

Over time the layout and placement of special keys on the Mac notebook's keyboards have changed. Learn about the key placement and functions on Mac notebook computers.

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Friday May 15

15:19
iPhoto '09 & iPhoto '11: Improving...

Learn how to improve face recognition results in iPhoto '09 and iPhoto '11.
 

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13:53
My Photo Stream FAQ

Find answers to frequently asked questions about My Photo Stream.

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13:51
If you can't make an iTunes backup of your...

When you're backing up your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch in iTunes, you might see an alert message. For example, a message might say there’s not enough free space, or that a session failed or couldn't be started. 

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13:22
Using your iPod as a storage drive

You can use your iPod as a drive (hard drive or flash drive depending on your iPod) to store and transfer data files on (also known as disk mode).

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12:48
iWork for iCloud beta: Using Keynote for iCloud beta...

Learn about the limitations of playing Keynote presentations in Internet Explorer 10 or later.

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08:55
Get help using iCloud Mail

Use the steps below if you can't access your email or you can't send or receive messages with your @icloud.com email address. 

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08:49
Get help using iCloud Keychain

Get help with issues you might have using iCloud Keychain.

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08:00
Set up your Apple ID for iCloud and iTunes

Learn more about Apple IDs, including how to use your Apple ID with Apple services such as iCloud and the iTunes Store. Also learn how to change the Apple ID that you use to sign in to services on your iPhone.

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07:21
Wireless input devices: Bluetooth frequently asked...

Most Mac computers work with wireless input devices that use Bluetooth technology. Find answers to frequently asked questions about Bluetooth.

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06:53
MainStage 3: Reducing latency in MainStage 3

Use the information in this article to minimize audio latency in MainStage.

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Thursday May 14

16:05
Get software updates for your Mac

Update OS X and other software you got through the App Store or from Apple.

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15:52
iCloud: Limits for Contacts, Calendars, Reminders,...

Contacts, Calendars, Reminders, and Bookmarks might have issues keeping changes up to date across your devices if you exceed one or more of the limits listed below.

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15:29
Boot Camp: "0x80070005" appears when...

With Boot Camp 3.1 or later, when upgrading from Microsoft Vista to Windows 7, an alert with error code "0x80070005" may appear. This can happen when the Windows 7 installer attempts to write to a read-only Macintosh volume. 

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15:13
iCloud storage pricing

When you sign up for iCloud, you automatically get 5 GB of free storage. If you need more storage, you can upgrade to a larger storage plan.

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14:43
Update to newer versions of Apple apps on your Mac...

After installing OS X Yosemite, the Mac App Store allows you to upgrade to newer versions of some Apple apps.

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14:31
OS X Mavericks system requirements

Learn about the system requirements for OS X Mavericks v10.9.

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14:18
If your Apple Watch displays a red exclamation point

Learn what to do when Apple Watch displays a red "!" icon.

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13:47
Motion version 5.2.1 release notes

Learn about current and previous Motion updates.

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13:46
Final Cut Pro X version 10.2.1 release notes

Learn about current and previous Final Cut Pro X updates.

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13:34
Restart your Apple Watch

Learn how to turn your Apple Watch on and off, even if it isn't responding.

| Read more »
12:52
Get help using iCloud Bookmarks and Reading List

Learn what to do if you have issues using iCloud Bookmarks or Reading List. For example, if you make changes in your web browser that don’t update on your other devices, this article can help.

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09:18
If you see a spinning gear in the Mac App Store when...

Learn what to do if, when you click on the “Update” button next to Aperture or iPhoto in the Mac App Store, you see a spinning gear in the corner of the Mac App Store and the download never completes.

| Read more »

Wednesday May 13

16:09
Restore your device from an iCloud or iTunes backup

Learn how to restore your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch from a backup in iCloud or iTunes. 

| Read more »
16:06
How to back up your devices using iCloud or iTunes

If you back up your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you’ll have a copy of your information to use if your device is ever replaced, lost, or damaged. Backups let you transfer data from your last device to your new one.

| Read more »
14:14
Get help installing a third-party app to your Apple...

If a third-party app isn't installing successfully, follow these steps.

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12:51
If you can mount a file server using AFP but not SMB

SMB 3 security requirements might prevent you from mounting a share point using SMB.

| Read more »
10:37
If you can't sign in with two-step verification...

Learn what to do if you have two-step verification turned on for your Apple ID and can't sign in.

| Read more »
10:33
How to allow administration of OS X from network-...

These are multiple ways you can specify which network users or groups are allowed to have administrator access.

| Read more »
09:27
Find and manage your iTunes backups

Learn how to find a list of iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch backups on your Mac or PC. To free up space, you can also delete the backups that you no longer need.

| Read more »
09:16
About encrypted backups in iTunes

To protect backups of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch in iTunes, you can use password protection and encryption. 

| Read more »
08:37
How to export Users and Groups with dsexport

You can use the Terminal command "dsexport" to save a file of your users or groups in OS X that you can later re-import if needed.

| Read more »
08:29
If your NetBoot clients can't start up from the...

Try these steps if NetBoot services appear to be available on your server, but some client computers can't start up from it.

| Read more »
07:40
If Safari doesn't load a page or webpage items...

Check Safari extensions, or try removing cookies, cache, and other website data if a webpage or site doesn't load on your Mac.

| Read more »
04:57
Why to Jenkins

Confession time: back when I was a consultant, I didn’t always use best practices. I know – that’s a loaded phrase anyway, but this wasn’t good. My name is Allister Banks, and I set up autopkg to run as root with a launchdaemon. In my defense, it was on an in-warranty Xserve, and I hadn’t seen Greg’s presentation at MacSysadmin.se 2013 where he showed that he had set it up with Jenkins… because that talk was still months in the future at that point.

When writing autopkg recipes I'm often glad that doesn't run as root. #macadmin pic.twitter.com/NWLIxuxarL

— Ipcress Rowley (@toofrag) December 1, 2014

Phew! Feels good, I feel lighter. Ok, now on to what I’d much rather you remember from this post.

Autopkg and Reposado both fit into the Jenkins model for me, as it’s something...

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Tuesday May 12

14:15
Courses to Study for the 9L0-066 ACMT 2015 Exam

This article lists the courses that you should review for the 9L0-012 ACMT 2015 exam.

| Read more »
12:17
Where to buy Volume Purchase Program (VPP) Credit

Businesses and educational institutions that are enrolled in the Volume Purchase Program (VPP) can use VPP Credit as a way to buy apps or books.

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