macos 10.13

  1. M

    OS 13.6: can't enter password at terminal key prompt

    I hope this is the right place for this post. I am trying to delete some files in Trash with terminal. In terminal I navigate to the Trash on the disk that contained the original files with the following command: cd /Volumes/Untitled/.Trashes/ Then at .Trashes I enter this list command...
  2. Stuipdboy1000

    macOS High Sierra issues

    So last week I updated my late-2011 MacBook Pro with the latest security patch from Apple (2019-004). It was released twice to fix an issue and I installed the second version, having not been around when the first one was released and subsequently pulled. Ever since then I’ve been having more...
  3. S

    WiFi cutting out repeatedly

    Noticed recently that at times, fairly frequently, that my wifi on my MacBook Pro would cut out. By cut out I mean the signal is still active, by all indications it is still connected but there is no upload/download network activity happening. The odd thing to me is that simply by clicking the...
  4. N

    How do I batch-rename multiple files like this: "D2018.1, D2018.2, D2018.3..."?

    I’ve got 10 thousand pictures to rename. They are titled like this now: "46gibberish, 47gibberish, 48gibberish...". How do I batch-rename the files into something like this: "D2018.1, D2018.2, D2018.3..."? Am I right that this way they will still open in chronological order? Also, it would...
  5. Rainyman96

    Any Screen Recorder with an Option to Choose Bitrate before Recording?

    Hey I've used Camtasia mac trial version for couple days and I have to say it's really amazing. Though the huge size of the output file isn't so good news for a half-terabyte SSD. So far, I've had to reduce the size/bitrate using the app after recording (re-encoding actually) but it's a so...
  6. Zdodo

    NTB 2016 - Upgrade from 10.12.6 to 10.13.6?

    Hi guys, long time lurker here. I've been following the discussions on High Sierra since it was published, and hence not installed it, as most seemed to have problems with it. However, I'd very much like to install it if it is beneficial in any way and I am therefore asking your opinions: Is...
  7. F

    ERROR: This version of macOS 10.13.3 cannot be installed on this computer

    When I try to install High Sierra, I get the following message: “We could not complete your purchase. This version of macOS 10.13.3 cannot be installed on this computer.” My spec is as follows: OS X Yosemite – Version 10.10.5 MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2009) Processor: 2.26 GHz Intel Core 2...
  8. Mr. Dee

    The 2017 MacBook Pro Keyboard is Just Fine

    I guess the tables have turned. During my visit to the US these past 20 days I purchased several Apple products; one of which is the MacBook Pro 2017 13 inch for my brother. For more than 10 years, my brother has been carrying around a Dell Inspiron 1525. A great laptop when he just got it...
  9. M

    macOS High Sierra on Macbook Air 13 2015?

    Hello, I have a MacBook Air "13" from 2015 (128GBSSD 8GB Ram 1.6 i5 processor). Right now it's running the latest version of macOS Sierra and it runs smoothly. Should I upgrade to High Sierra? Would the performance be the same, or maybe even better in some areas, or would it be a risk to...
  10. M

    Error while clean installing macOS High Sierra

    Hi, I'm having a problem doing a clean install of macOS High Sierra on a MacBook Pro 13 early 2011 I installed a brand new SSD and tried to install High Sierra but I'm having issues I've tried doing Internet recovery and USB bootable but both won't work, the SSD works perfectly cause I tried on...
  11. BarbieCarlson

    macOS 10.13 WILL NOT INSTALL ON THIS COMPUTER

    It won't let me install the new software for some reason if anyone can please help me i am at my witts end so stressed out all i want to do is play my world of warcraft and when i try to downloand the software update it says "This version of macOS 10.13.3 cannot be installed on this computer. it...
  12. Michelasso

    automount SMB shares with finder drive's icon and password from keychain in HighSierra?

    I eventually managed to automount my NAS share on my MBP with macOS High Sierra. Since it's the MacBook that I take to work I need to have the shares remounting automatically when I come back home. This is so far how I implemented it: /etc/automaster # # Automounter master map # +auto_master...
  13. Populus

    High Sierra Review on 2010 13" MBP

    Hi. This is a quick review of macOS 10.13.3 High Sierra (build 17D47) on a 13" MacBook Pro from 2010 (my old and loyal MacBook Pro, my main machine since I bought it almost eight years ago). My MacBook Pro has a MX100 256GB SSD and 8GB of memory RAM at 1067MHz. My impressions with macOS...
  14. dbakh

    Night Shift mode permanently on??

    I have been using nightshift on MacOS Sierra on an older macbook air for some time now and it has been working fine. However, this morning it seems the nightshift mode is completely stuck? i'm not able to switch it off using any settings (even tried re-calibrating the display!). I'm stuck with...
  15. N

    macOS 10.13.3 & iTunes 12.7.3 brakes syncing of Contacts

    I recently upgraded to macOS 10.13.3 and iTunes 12.7.3 thinking Apple should have fixed several bugs by now. I connected my iPhone 6s with the USB cable and was shocked to find that Contacts wouldn't sync at all, even when I attempted to replace all Contacts on iPhone from AddressBook. After a...
  16. rdav

    Photos Library, Share between Users?

    We want to share a Photos Library between two Users /Logins (on the same iMac) under macOS [10.13]. Have successfully moved the [Pictures/Photos.photoslibrary] from User1 to the Shared directory. And adjusted Permissions. No problem for User1, but the same Photo Library still can't be accessed...
  17. J

    Fast User Switching w/o Existing Account?

    Hi, I run my Mom as a Guest Account on my Mac to add iBooks and manage her iCloud stuff. I was just wondering if there is a way I can run her account "Windowed" as opposed to Fast User Switching Pretty effortless, but I hit my head sometimes. For instance, I like to load her iBooks up with...
  18. J

    Joining WebEx meeting in Firefox browser downloads dmg file over and over again.

    Hey, I have a question, has anyone face this issue of joining a WebEx meeting when you click the link on the invite? Our corporate web email is setup to opening in Firefox ESR(52.5.3 64-bit). And it download a dmg file Cisco_WebEx_Add-On.dmg which is get installed but when going back to the...
  19. gauravsoni

    Messed up dock icons (icons not visible)

    Hey guys , is anyone else facing this issue of icon docs not visible ? Some of the icons on the dock are not getting displayed properly , its all random. When i open the app and close it comes back. Any way to resolve this ? Im on mac os 10.13.1. Attached is the image.
  20. EdenBrackstone

    macOS Server 5.4 - File Sharing Difficulties

    Evening all, I've copied this post from an identical one I made on Apple's Support Communities here: https://discussions.apple.com/message/32660837#32660837 I'm afraid I don't frequent these forums but would appreciate any feedback or comments on the scenario I have documented below as it has...