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Need to find older OSX installer to upgrade from Snowleopard

I have a 2007 iMac running Snowleopard. The hardware will support Yosemite, however I can't find that on the app store and my hardware will not run the latest OS High Sierra.I was told El Capitan ...
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PureOS ISO (on USB) unavailable for boot (EFI) on Mac OS X

GoalReplace OS X with PureOS on my old Mac. I essentially want to give PureOS a go and buy a Librem PC if it works out.IssuePureOS doesn't appear in the boot 'drive' choices when I restart my ...
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Macbook freezes(not respond) after waking up

My 2014 macbook pro freezes and shows the spinning colored wheel when i wake it from sleep and try to type my password, am running yosemite.i was facing the same problem in high sierra except that ...
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I need to create a macOs Yosimite boot device

In the process, I start by using Windows 10 DiskPart command to clean it and convert it to GPT ( Guid Partition Table ), therefore I use TransMac to restore it with The mac .dmg. mounting the ISO ...
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Change all jpg to photoshop not working

I have 2 Mac Pro 2013 with OS 10.10.5I keep changing jpg, png to open via Photoshop CS6 using get info, change all to photoshop, but it keeps revert back to preview while I work using InDesign CS6...
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How can I run the following Unix command (script?) on Macs?

I am in a situation where I was informed very late that a program we use to track inventory will have it's EOL October 31st. We have about 400 Mac computers where we have to uninstall the old version (...
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Update the older version of xcode through Appstore

I have installed xcode 6.3 on Mac OS 10.10, I can update into 10.10.5 which is supports xcode 7.2 but my problem is i download the xcode 6.3 Apple developer website so When i go to Appstore xcode is ...
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Find Wi-Fi password on Mac without admin rights

Usually one can just go into Keychain Access and then click ‘Show password’. Then, macOS asks for the admin password, you type it in and it spits it out. But, I do not know the admin password. Also, ...
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How can versions earlier that macOS Sierra ignore the .ssh_config UseKeychain option?

I am sharing my ssh_config between a sierra macbook and machines with earlier versions, ie Yosemite. But when it reads UseKeychain yes, it considers it a missconfiguration.Can this be fixed?
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External monitor(s) not working via HDMI from macbook

Ok, disclaimer, I am not a mac person, but my wife uses one. She needed a space at home, so I picked up 2 (used) acer monitors for her. The macbook has the mini-DP and HDMI outs. The mini-DP, even ...
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By default, does clicking and dragging files/folder in OS X from one drive to another result in ALL files being transferred, including hidden ones?

I have noticed that when I upload files from my Macbook Pro onto Google Drive, sometimes hidden files are not included. I am wondering under what circumstances does the OS X environment copy over ALL ...
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MySQL root user gone after migrating from Mavericks to Yosemite

I was having permission issues with the root user on the MySQL installation on OS X 10.10. Could not run queries, could not log on to phpMyAdmin. I found out that there was no root user in the ...
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What is mac process 'wirelessproxd'

A process called wirelessproxd is running on port 80 in my mac. What does this process mean? This also does not have any information on it. Any help is appreciated. OS - OSX Yosemite 10.10.5I ...
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yosemite, force reinstall, remote profile still exists

Folks,I am trying to do a clean install of OSX Yosemite, and am running into an issue that there is a profile that is trying to get pushed down to the system. This happens after the initial ...
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Blank Macbook pro with no operating system. Trying to fix [duplicate]

I'm trying to fix a 2010 MacBook Pro. It had Yosemite 10.10. It was running slow, so I performed a factory reset. Unfortunately, when I tried to re-install Yosemite 10.10, it prompted me with an Apple ...

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