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How do I disable the fourth button on an Apple Mighty Mouse?

I have an Apple Mighty Mouse, but it's been banged up a bit. The side buttons (4th buttons) are way too easily pressed. When I'm using Firefox, the 4th button can accidentally click and I'd go back ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 RAOP to Airport Express 2nd Generation doesn't work, how do I debug and get it working?

I have never had any luck with RAOP or Stream2Ip from Ubuntu 12.04 or 13.04 to my airport express 2nd generation. In pulseaudio the airplay device either discovered by RAOP in paprefs or connected to ...
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xorg.conf configuration help on Ubuntu 12.04 ppc

I did the Xorg -configure or X -configure and I have a xorg.conf file but with errors, so this is something I found out running ddcprobe: oem: nouveaufb memory: 7088kb edid: edid: 1 3 id: 2292 ...
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How to mount Apple Core Storage partition

So I wiped my Mac Mini (OS X Lion) and replaced the OS with Ubuntu 12.04.2. So far so good, it works beautifully. But I'd like to still access the external backup drive's Time Machine contents. The ...
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How to change grub-bios to grub-efi

So a while ago i installed Ubuntu on my Macbook. I had to reinstall it because something in the update manager messed up. Not to concerded about that but for some reason after the installation Ubuntu ...
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Remap Fn key to Insert key on Apple aluminium keyboard

How to hack Apple keybaord model A1243 (aluminium keyboard) to have Insert key on Fn button? I've updated system to Kubuntu 13.10 and my keyboard stop working as usual. I've read ...
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apple remote control setup on iMac with Ubuntu 12.10

in the process of setting up the remote control of my iMac (running Ubuntu 12.10), I am stuck. I followed the instructions that I found on https://help.ubuntu.com/community/LIRC and I am stuck after ...
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Remapping keys on Apple keyboard

I'm using the German Apple keyboard for both MacOS X and Ubuntu 12.10. $ lsbusb ... Bus 002 Device 004: ID 05ac:0250 Apple, Inc. MP110Z/B I've successfully remapped the exchanged < and ^ ...
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How do I change between UbuntuOne accounts in a Mac?

I've been using an account that I don't want to keep using. I'm trying to connect to a new one I've just created. Every time I try connect with the UbuntuOne app it takes me back to the old account ...
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Right Click on Macbook 7.1 (Ubuntu 12.10)?

There's two things I love: Ubuntu and my Macbook. Unfortunately the right click (= click with two fingers) is just a real pain. Is there a way to have my right click in the right bottom corner of my ...
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How do I control the fan on a Apple Mac Mini?

I am running 12.04 LTS on Apple mini hardware (about 4 years old). I am new to Linux. The fan seems to run non-stop. "ThinkFan" is installed but I do not know how to use it in order to modulate fan ...
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How can I connect to a USB printer shared by an Apple AirPort?

I've just moved from Mac OS X to Ubuntu, now I'm running Ubuntu natively on a dedicated partition on a Mac, and I've an Apple AirPort wifi router, sharing a USB printer with my family. The problem is ...
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How do I get my Apple Mighty Mouse to work on Ubuntu 12.04 PPC edition?

I had some trouble pairing the device but I finally got it to pair. So far, only the mouse cursor and the scroll wheel work. When I try to click, it doesn't work. Any help would be appreciated. ...
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Shared directory (Ubuntu One) not showing up on my android device

a friend has shared a directory on his Ubuntu account with me. His directory shows up on my windows devices (two of them), but does not show up on my android device (Nexus 7) using the android app, or ...
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How to avoid shutdown freeze on a MAc with Ubuntu 12.04?

I just installed my old MacBook white with a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 as single OS on the machine, all runs pretty good, but every time I shut it down or restart the machine gets stuck in the "ubuntu ....." ...
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Change keyboard layout in Gnome 3.10

I am now running Gnome 3.10 but have no idea, how to switch the Keyboard Layout (I have a Mac) there. Previously it was under keyboard but the seem to have scraped that. Does anyone know where to ...
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Function keys on the apply keyboard with no root

There is a well-known method on how to make function keys work on Apple keyboards in Ubuntu: echo 2 | sudo tee /sys/module/hid_apple/parameters/fnmode However, is there a way to do that with no root? ...
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Compiling hid-apple modules for Apple wireless keyboard

I'm trying to compile the HID modules with a modified hid-apple.c code, that enables me to swap the fn and ctrl key. I'm following this excellent guide, except I'm downloading the newest Linux source ...
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Apple aluminium keyboard hub is supplied to little power

I have an Apple aluminium keyboard with an integrated hub. On Mac OS X, I'm able to connect both my mouse and a USB pen drive while on Linux, the power limit is exceeded when connecting more than one ...
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Can I connect my iPhone now that I have updated to iOS 7?

Basically, I get an endlessly looping pop-up asking "do I want to trust this computer?" When I click 'trust' it just won't connect. Will this problem ever be solved or should I just restore to a ...
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iMac remove OS and install Ubuntu

I have a 2010 iMac, that is now out of warranty. I was wondering if there was a way to completely remove the Apple OS and install a clean version of Ubuntu, with no remaining Apple OS (like you can ...
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Ubuntu One and iPad

I have installed the Ubuntu One app for my iPad 3 running iOS 6. It runs and asked to access my pictures folder on the iPad, which I granted. Now it just displays a splash screen for the Ubuntu One ...
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Bluetooth Apple Keyboard connects but unresponsive

So I upgraded to 14.04 today, and once everything was installed i noticed that my apple bluetooth keyboard stopped working. It was working fine in 12.04. The keyboard pairs and connects fine, and I ...
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Xubuntu remap ctrl and command key on bluetooth mac keyboard

how can I remap the ctrl key to the command key in Xubuntu (latest version) with a bluetooth mac keyboard? Iǘe been trying to find a solution to this but had no luck... thanks!
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I need the “unique ID” to finiah pairing my Apple Magic Trackpad to 13.10

Using the bluetooth gui in 13.10 is failing due to Ubuntu asking for a paring pin with my Magic Trackpad - since Trackpads are not keyboards it fails. I found this guide to use hcitool to pair which ...
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Is there any software that can interface between linux and apple?

As far as I can tell there is nothing an iphone or other apple device can link up with Ubuntu but is the any can kind of bridging software that will work and if not is there any development project ...
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Multiple keyboard layouts

Just upgraded to ubuntu 13.10 to have that out of the way when 14.04 comes. I am working with an Apple keyboard, which for unknown reasons has alt/cmd keys switched (and a few other weird things). In ...
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Access iCloud photostream on Ubuntu

My friend shared a photostream via iCloud with me. Unfortunately, I can't sign up to iCloud because I don't have any apple devices and the icloud control panel for windows doesn't work on ubuntu. Is ...
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How can I use my Ubuntu server as a Time Capsule?

Apple's Time Machine backup features backs up on to a Time Capsule, which is normally either a dedicated, Apple-specific device, or some kind of network-attached storage formatted with HFS+. I don't ...
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How to read Apple hard drive on Linux without root privileges?

I just want to read my Apple hard drive on my Linux computer without root privileges. My goal is only to read and copy some file from my home directory (in Documents). Currently I can read the ...
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Ipod iphone sync media files

How can I sync media files (like iTunes in windows) in ubuntu? Mine is iPod Touch 5, iOS 7
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Remap Command/Apple key to work as the control key

I have an iBook G4 running Lubuntu 12.04 LTS and I would like to re-map the Command/Apple keys to work as control. I've looked at using xmodmap, but so far I have failed at it. And, after trying the ...
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Apple magic mouse battery indicator on Ubuntu 13.10

does anyone know how to display battery indicator in top panel for Apple magic mouse, on desktop computer, when i type in shell 'upower -d' i get info about device, battery and percentage, also if i ...
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Ubuntu PPC 12.04 Precise & PPC G4 Quicksilver 1GHz Dual Installation

I am attempting to install Ubuntu PPC 12.04. I have tried most all of the options that appear to be related to what I am trying to do. Unfortunately, I always loose my video signal after a too quick ...
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Does anybody know of an easy way to connect to an Airport Extreme device?

I am just curious, because in 12.04 I wasn't able to, but in 13.10 I hope its possible? I think I have tried a generic Airport Utility, but I'm sure I had issues with it. Any help would be greatly ...
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Wireless keyboard not recognised after boot

Using Ubuntu 13.10 on 2006 model imac. Everything is great except after each boot the keyboard will not work. It is recognised in the blue-tooth settings but connection is not ticked. I have to delete ...
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Macbook pro 5,5 dvd drive is busted, lubuntu bootable USB key doesn't show in alt boot menu

I followed this http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/create-a-usb-stick-on-mac-osx using a lubuntu 13.04 image amd64-mac (there are 3 versions, ppc, 64bit pc, 64bit mac). I'm not sure wether my ...
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File permissions on apple hard drive

I am attempting to help some friends with their old Macbook. The hard drive isn't boot worthy anymore but I can still use it on my hard drive dock. My friends want the 100 plus GB of images of there ...
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How to ISO-boot from an hfs partition in an apple with dual boot?

I can easily boot debian based (and some other) live linux systems from their ISO-image file with grub2 in an Apple machine with dual boot. Using the same menuentry scheme but pointing to a file in an ...
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install ubuntu on my mac

i would like to know if ubuntu 13.04 will work on my early 2.8 ghz intel core 2 due 17" mac book pro with 8 gigs of ram and a NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT 512 MB graphics card
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bluetooth apple mighty mouse A1197 don't click

I have an Apple "Mighty" mouse Bluetooth version (wikipedia link) model A1197 now, it is working just fine in windows, and Mac OS but in Linux it connects, I can move cursor and I can scroll, but ...
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Wifi problem in Ubuntu 13.04 with Apple Wireless Keyboard

I bought Apple Wireless Keyboard last week and got some problem. So, when I connect a device via Bluetooth the Wifi connection always slowly. I try to change channel of wireless lan in router but it's ...
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apple keyboard numpad enter key

My apple slimline keyboard's numpad works fine with the exception of the enter key, below is output of xev for press and release of key: KeyPress event, serial 41, synthetic NO, window 0x4c00001, ...
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Ubuntu for Apple products

will ubuntu run on iphones and ipads? I would like to install your software on my apple products so I can seamlesly network all my files together. Is it possible to install on iPhone and iPad as well ...
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Ipad 4 not found as removable device

I got libimobiledevice instaled and up to date, command lsusb listed Apple Inc. device, but my Xubuntu 12.10 don't mount it as a removable disk, as it's shown on almost every tutorial I've found. ...
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What keyboard layout for Ubuntu 13.04 with 'English Apple Notebook'

I don't have a keyboard layout that matches my Macbook Air under Ubuntu 13.04. Keyboard is 'English - Apple Notebook' http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2841 Ubuntu 13.04 under VirtualBox on a Macbook ...
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Why does internet drop with Apple AirPort Base station?

We have mac and windows machines on the same network and my ubuntu 12.04 HP envy 14 laptop is the only one that loses internet connection once or twice a day. I still have a good connection to the ...
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i need to put ubuntu on a dead apple desktop using an apple laptop… how do i do that?

my apple desktop computer only displays a flashing question mark when i turn it on. i tried resetting the PRAM and doing some other suggested actions. the only suggestion i didnt try was installing a ...
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Wifi no longer works after last software update on Intel iMac with Ubuntu 12.10

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my iMac, on first boot wifi worked properly but when I updated the software it stopped working. I can't figure out the problem... Any idea?
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How to setup wifi hotspot for iPod in Ubuntu 12.10

I have set up WiFi hotspot but I cannot search out the hotspot on my iPod. Is some special operation needed for iPod?