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  1. !!!

    I hate Apple's update notifications

    This is the second time I've turned on the Apple TV only to have it start immediately updating because the message pops up as soon as I turned it on. The first time was with the old Siri Remote, which I accidentally brushed the wrong way and it started updating Today it's happening because the...
  2. purdnost

    Possible to Update Reminders Without an iCloud Account?

    I'm interested in utilizing the columns feature in the Reminders app, but it seems that the app requires an update from within itself. However, when I attempt to update, it prompts me to sign into iCloud. Since I'm using a work computer where I remain signed out of iCloud, this poses a...
  3. E

    Nov 2023 update - nothing helpful!

    So I just updated the software for my Apple Watch and now the easy to use items have become less so! All my pre-set timers? Gone. Try to summon your phone… it used to take a swipe and a click, now you better allow 1-3 minutes and it’s increasingly obnoxious! What were they thinking?!
  4. S

    Anyone else have extremely slow AirTag sharing?

    We picked up 4 Airtags and bound them to my wifes iPhone, which she then shared to my account using the new feature in iOS 17. Both my iPhone and iPad can see them. However the location of the tags updates very very slowly, if at all. I tested this today by putting my spare iPhone with her in...
  5. D

    Is it possible to use a strange computer to update iPhone without syncing?

    I have always backed up and updated my iPhone using iTunes. With the recent security issues it seems like it's time to finally update to iOS 16 (I'm still using iOS 15 at the moment...). The problem is that the computer I usually sync with (which still uses iTunes) is not available to me right...
  6. T

    Problems trying to update my firmware on a Netgear Nighthawk C7000v2

    I have been having some issues where my router would keep losing connection every couple of hours or so and I have been having problems updating the firmware on my Netgear Nighthaw C7000v2. I came up with a new password and updated it, but now when i go to the Nighthawk app and click on the...
  7. haralds

    Beta installation issues on Mac Studio with Studio Monitor and their solution

    I downloaded the full installer and tried installing on a thunderbolt drive. The install failed twice with a non-bootable volume. Fix --> I resorted to installing a second copy of Ventura first and then installed over it. That worked. After booting Sonoma system update wanted to upgrade the...
  8. P

    Stuck on login screen after Opencore update.

    Hello everybody, yesterday I had an update on opencore and I did it normally, after the update and the restart of my MacBook pro (13inch 2014) I press my password and my MacBook stucks on logging screen (with the rolling thing) and I haven't access on my Mac and my files. Now my problem is my...
  9. PowerPCFan

    Oh no... did I wreck my Mac?

    So, I rebooted my Late 2015 21.5-in iMac to install Rogue Amoeba's Piezo software. It was in an endless boot loop when it tried to start up again. I eventually unplugged it and plugged it back in. Then I pressed Power and it booted just fine (after 10 minutes that seemed like days.) I logged in...
  10. purdnost

    iOS Control Center Remote Volume Unreliable After 16.2

    My wife and I use the iOS and iPadOS Control Center remote to control our Apple TV. Since upgrading to iOS, iPadOS and tvOS to the latest version, volume control rarely works (the volume buttons usually only adjust the iPhone or iPad device volume). Has anyone else experienced this? Any fixes...
  11. supergaia

    how can I update the AAC Itunes encoder?

    Hi I run Mojave on my mac I want to rip some of my cds in aac and the best codec is the itunes/quicktime aac encoder to update the encoder should I upgrade my operation system ,I mean update Mojave or is there a way to have the most apple acc updated encoder ? thanks
  12. K

    OpenCore patcher on Macbook pro mid 2012 not loading

    Hello all, just upgraded the hardware in my older macbook 2012, im trying to get opencore patcher to run but i get the following message: "You can’t use this version of the application “OpenCore-Patcher” with this version of OS X. You have OS X 10.8.5. The application requires OS X 10.10 or...
  13. purdnost

    iOS 16 Update Messes with Texting Contacts that Have or Don’t Have Country Codes

    None of my contacts have the country code in their phone number. When someone texts me from a number that does contain it, Messages only recognizes that person by their phone number rather than their name. Anyone else noticing this? Is there a solution?
  14. J

    Really need help with Iphone XS Boot loop.

    So i have iphone XS and i updated ios to 16.1.1 and everything seemed fine. Then the next day my internet wasnt working like if there wasnt wifi/mobile data module in the phone. So i restarted it and it got in boot loop. I tried all the solutions in YouTube. I got in recovery mode and tried to...
  15. tinygoblin

    "No available T2 software updates found when one is required. Please try again later."

    I want to update 2019 16-inch MacBook Pro from macOS Big Sur 11.6.5 to 11.7.1. macOS Software Update shows update as available. However when I click "Install Now" button a dialog box with this message appears: No available T2 software updates found when one is required. Please try again later...
  16. Alvin777

    Which Upgrade Preserves My Key from Windows 8.0 Pro to 8.1 to Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit?

    Hello Apple and Windows Boot Camp (and actual PC) friends. I had to fresh install Windows, it's a legitimate license for Windows 8.0 Pro (says the digital receipt), how do I preserve my license (activation not a problem) from upgrading to 8.1 Pro to Windows 10 Pro (it needs 8.1 to upgrade to...
  17. BlueberryMac

    Anyone else have a larger user icon after updating to 12.5.1?

    I installed the 12.5.1 update and I've noticed that my User icon (that's shown above the password field at startup or waking from sleep) seems much larger now. Before, the diameter was about an inch wide on screen, but now it seems more like 1.5 inches. Anyone else getting this? If so, have...
  18. Herotrap038

    Apple Music Can't login with iTunes 11.3.1

    I have an old MacBook and want to use iTunes 11, but I can't login as it requests me to update the program. Worked fine some weeks ago. Is there any way to bypass it and login properly?
  19. haralds

    Beta 4 failed to update to beta 5

    Tried 3x on a Mac Studio with the beta 4 running on a Thunderbolt 3 SSD. It downloaded, attempted install, booted into phase 1 black screen, and aborted after a tiny bit of progress bar to restart. I went to cold start on the third time and through the whole cycle. No joy. Previous updates...
  20. E

    Two displays bug still not fixed after Monterey 12.4 update??

    Ever since updating from Big Sur to Monterey my macbook can only detect one external display. Thats with 2 identical displays, 2 identical HDMI cables and 2 Apple USB-C Digital AV Multi-Port Adaptors. I was praying the latest patch would fix this but it hasn't so I'm still working off 1...