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  1. monya

    help with mbp 13 2017 please !!

    Good morning ! I have a few questions hope someone could answer them ! if i inatalled mojave but didn't use it is that mean im using high sierra software or mojavee ?.. for now i have a firmware password issue :'( if i take it to an apple authorized service how long it will take to get solved ...
  2. mikzn

    Equipment Service - Software Suggestion - Repair Tag - Technical Service Tracking

    Any thoughts / suggestions for an apple based repair tag / maintenance and service tracker ? Tracking by Customer ID Tracking by Equipment / Model # Tracking by Serial number Tracking by Technician ( all involved) Tracking by Sales Rep Other areas of interest Preventive Maintenance Equipment...


    Is it just me and my seemly hopeless spelling or is the spellcheck on MacOS awful? I would say at least 40% of the time I have to rely on a DuckDuckGo search to help get my spelling corrected. thoughts? advice on how I can better streamline this? software recommendations?
  4. S

    How do I uninstall an app + it's accessory files?

    Hello MacRumors Community. Just uninstalled a music app called Reason 10. The file to start the app was inside the app's folder in which other stuff like Factory sounds were. I dragged the entire app folder to the trash and clicked on Empty Trash. Then I searched my computer and found...
  5. 0989382

    A Crazy (Linux) Idea

    As I investigate some alternatives from the Mac in Windows, which, to be honest is a crazy enough idea... I was picturing how Linux could be made to work for me. I'm in Marketing so here's the use case: - Advanced editing and finishing off layouts of Office Documents - Playing nicely with...
  6. I

    Is my MacBook HDD dead?

    Hello all Not too long ago, I tried to update my MacBook Pro to the newest OS (Mojave). I downloaded the updater etc. and started updating my software. I didn't mind, so I just let it update for itself. I came back some hours after, to a black screen, and nothing responding. The computer didn't...
  7. narr

    List of games and apps optimized for eGPU?

    Not sure if this is the right place for this topic but I recently got my mac mini 2018, i7 and also bought an eGPU (Razer Core X with a Radeon Rx 580). Very happy so far, no issues at all. Running super stable since more than 3 weeks far so good. :) Now, while MacOS seems to be more...
  8. EEzycade

    Good starter camera...

    I am soon starting a tech youtube channel. Any recommendations for a camera to start out with? My budget is 600 dollars max. Also, what are some good alternatives to Final Cut Pro?
  9. EEzycade

    eye tracking software

    My twin also has a muscle disease like me. I saw him using our big family iMac the other day. He can type fine, albeit slow, but the thing that slows him down is moving his hand over to the mouse and then back to the keyboard again. It was painful to watch. Are there products out there that can...
  10. seitsme

    does 64chars Telephone app comes with OSX HS

    hi all. Can anyone confirm that with the installation of OSX High sierra, an app called Telephone, is installed part of the package in the apps folder. Maker is '64 Characters'. I never noticed this app and today software update prompts me to update it. Not sure what it is and where it came from.
  11. G

    The sole reason for the T2 ...

    ... is now officially acknowledged: This took a lot of time to implement in advance, first in software then in hardware. Apple did it in iOS and their iPhone/iPad...
  12. natalie2924

    How to get images back from a SD card?

    Good Morning. I just wondered if anyone could help me, I had my phone stolen from me a couple of weeks ago, thankfully I got my phone back from the police but the thief ended up taking my phone to a cash shop and factory reset my phone some how. I've lost everything off it. I have a 32gb sd...
  13. HunterCupp

    iMac G3 Game Issues

    Hello all! Picked up a lime iMac G3 running 8.6 (upgraded to 9.0 as to allow multiple users and keep the previous owner's files untouched) and have been trying to get some classic games running. I've been downloading and unzipping .sit and .toast files from MacintoshRepository and...
  14. headlezz

    Software Riot [New!]

    Software Riot is a 2D-platformer game. The story begins in the office of a big software development company. The new hostile malware started a riot against humanity and took under control the most of electronic devices connected to the internet. Our hero – programmer named Jim – has just...
  15. developer13245

    Apple hosts private App Store meeting with select developers

    How an invite-only meeting at Apple's luxury loft in New York set the stage for one of the biggest subscription businesses in the world Article link: You weren't invited? You're a looser...
  16. MacRumors

    Some 2018 MacBook Pro Owners Experiencing Crackling Speakers

    Following the release of 2018 MacBook Pro models last month, some customers have turned to the MacRumors Forums, Apple Support Communities, Reddit, and YouTube to report intermittent crackling from the built-in speakers. The crackling appears to occur spontaneously during audio playback on...
  17. SegPip

    iPhone Is Landscape (horizontal) FaceID a hardware or software issue?

    Any iPhone X owner knows how frustrating it is when their phone is landscape orientation and you must rotate your phone to unlock with your face! I was wondering if this is a definite hardware issue (meaning it would be introduced as a feature of a new generation of iPhone) or COULD this be a...
  18. Apple_Glen_UK

    Prevent Lightroom Connecting to Internet?

    I’ve mentioned on here before that I keep getting the ‘Adobe Genuine Software Integrity Service’ warning message on my Mac every time I open Lightroom. I’ve been looking for a way of stopping this happening but to no avail. However, I have noticed that if I disable WiFi and open Lightroom the...
  19. ukdamon

    iPhone Phone connection to iTunes

    I am having a number of problems with IOS 12 Public Beta. I now cannot connect my phone to iTunes on my laptop, it says it needs to download some software to connect the phone but then I get a pop up saying 'Can't install the software because it is not currently available from the software...
  20. Gregnyrfan

    A software update is required to connect to iPhone8,2.

    Has anyone received this message? Started occurring after updating to 10.13.6. I'm also running iOS 12 beta 3 on my iPhone 6s plus. The installation of the new software fails because the software is not available yet.