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Apple Inc. is a corporation most commonly known for producing the Macintosh, iPod, and iPhone product lines.

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Issue in connecting magic mouse and magic keyboard simultaneously

I am currently using Ubuntu 20.04 and facing issues in connecting apple's magic mouse (2021) and magic keyboard (2021) simultaneously. When the mouse is connected, the keyboard doesn't connect and ...
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Apple trackpad disconnects every few minutes on Ubuntu 22.04

Connecting the apple trackpad 1 is easy, a great experience on Ubuntu, and I was impressed how many features work out of the box on my Ubuntu 22.04 box. However, the trackpad will periodically become ...
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Install Ubuntu Desktop 22.04 ARM64 on macOS Apple Silicon (M1/Pro/Max) in Parallels

There's no direct download of Ubuntu Desktop 22.04 for ARM64 yet, how do you install it?
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How can I make Apple EarPod volume controls work on Ubuntu running on Macbook Pro 2015?

First, this is NOT a duplicate of this question!!!! I am running Xubuntu, which is running on Ubuntu 21.10, on a Macbook. I am using the earbuds that shipped with my Macbook Pro 2015 - Apple EarPods. ...
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Intel graphics issue encountered

I have just installed Ubuntu on an Apple Mac Mini 2012 with 16GB RAM and an SSD. Everything works great, but the graphics can be temperamental. When I use Wine with 3d printing software, the screen ...
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No sound on Macbook

I am planning to partially switch to Ubuntu, maybe completely in the future. Is that possible to add sound in future updates? It is very hesitating to me. To those who forgot I am talking about ...
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Brightness control on Gnome 20.04.3 LTS

Is there any Linux OS that has working brightness controls i.e. using a keyboard or a "slider" in settings? I'm using an iMac/Intel and booting from an external drive which presumably adds ...
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Ubuntu Desktop versions other than Jammy that run on VMware Fusion Tech Preview on Apple Silicon?

I'm having a hard time finding any version of Ubuntu Desktop aarch64 other than Jammy daily builds that run on the VMware Fusion Tech Preview for Apple Silicon. The Jammy builds work with a few issues....
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Upon trying to install ubuntu the install hangs on GRUB

When installing ubuntu I can reach the GRUB menu however after pressing either "Install Ubuntu" or "Install Ubuntu w/ Safe Graphics" the system locks up and usb power is cut. (I am ...
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Ubuntu uninstall [closed]

Hi all I have a 2009 i7 iMac with abuntu I power on iMac ,then get 1st screen white no apple logo then I get purple screen Given me options for Ubuntu Advanced options for Ubuntu Ubuntu 21.10 (21.10) (...
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Pemenantly set keyboard layout for Ubuntu with Apple magic keyboard

I currently use setxkbmap -layout us in a terminal in Ubuntu 20.04.3 when I turn on my computer. However, if I restart the computer, the setting is lost. Is there a command I can use to permanently ...
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Gnome Tweak Tools keyboard layout options - set only for Bluetooth keyboard?

I have this helpful setting enabled in Tweak Tools when I use an annoying external Apple magic keyboard: This setting makes the keyboard function in my view normal (super key is to the right of the ...
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Magic keyboard with ubuntu - option and command is mapped incorrectly [duplicate]

I am using the apple magic keyboard with Ubuntu 21.10 on a carbon x1. I can connect and almost everything is perfect. However, the super and alt key is switched incorrectly. When I press the "...
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Why so many freezes after upgrading to Ubuntu 21.10?

My 2009 Apple iMac had been running pretty well on Ubuntu 21.04, but after upgrading to 21.10 (via Software update) it freezes frequently, particularly when using an internet browser. Processor: 2.66 ...
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Unable to set 2560x1600 resolution to Apple Cinema Display 30" via Apple Mini-Displayport to Dual-link DVI adapter on 2013 Macbook Pro 13"

I'm trying to revive a dusty old 13" MacBook Pro Early 2013 (Model A1425, 2.6 GHz i5) by installing Ubuntu (20.04 or 21.10, Lubuntu/Xubuntu/Ubuntu-Mate) on it. I have two 30" Apple Cinema ...
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Now that Ubuntu 21.10 has Kernel 5.13, will 21.10 Server ARM work on Apple Silicon? [duplicate]

I have heard that Ubuntu 21.10 has Kernel 5.13, which supports Apple Silicon, so, does this mean Ubuntu Server 21.10 ARM supports Apple Silicon M1 Macs? And if so, how well?
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Casting Video and Audio from Ubuntu to an Apple TV

I am using airplay.jar at the moment to mirror my screen. I can not see my mouse but at least it is helpful to mirror screen. I am looking for solutions to stream Audio and video to my apple tv from ...
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Ubuntu not booting up on usb in mac

I installed Ubuntu 18 on my usb using rufus it booted up fine then i installed it on Another usb using the previous one to enjoy all features of ubuntu and it installed fine without any error but when ...
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Native installation of Ubuntu on Apple M1 (without USB drive)

Corellium recently made a show case on how to run Ubuntu on the Apple M1 ARM processors. This seems to work on most of the M1 machines. However, Ubuntu is booted from USB drive and the internal hard ...
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Apple TrueTone alternative?

Are there any alternatives to Apple’s TrueTone that works without a TrueTone sensor? (e.g. the ability to adjust the warmth of the display based on the color temperature of a room measured by a camera ...
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How to set LibreOffice as the default app to open Pages documents

Since LibreOffice can open and edit Pages documents, I would like to set LibreOffice as the default app to open Pages, Numbers, and Keynote documents. For the sake of this question, I will refer to ...
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Having trouble keeping Ubuntu 20.04 and Apple Bluetooth Wireless Trackpad connected

I'm running Ubuntu 20.04 on an early 2008 iMac Pro. Until recently I've been using a Logitech Trackball as I always had issues with the Apple Trackpad connected via Bluetooth, however after one of the ...
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unhandled apple file control error (2)

I just switched to linux from windows. I have ubuntu 20.04 installed. Im trying to transfer my photos and videos from my iphone 11 to my pc, but i keep getting the error message " Unhandled apple ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 didn't recognize Apple CD/DVD player

Is there a way to make my Apple USB Superdrive (External CD/DVD player) work with Ubuntu 20.04? Plugged in and drive was not recognized.
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How to mount AFP shares/volumes via /etc/fstab in Ubuntu 20.04?

How to mount AFP shares/volumes from a remote server using /etc/fstab? Since I can connect to AFP servers using Nautilus (afp://...) all required shoftware should be on my system. But how to get it ...
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How to extract just the .hfs partition from a dmg file

I have a macOS dmg file.. BaseSystem.dmg. It is compressed and contains various hfs partitions.. # file BaseSystem.dmg BaseSystem.dmg: zlib compressed data What I want to do I want to extract just ...
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Create Keyboard Macro to change modifier keys on Mac

I use parallels to run windows on my MacBook Pro for one of the application at work that requires hotkeys (such as Alt + C, Alt + X, Alt + Q etc). To ease my process while using this app, I tried ...
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Ubuntu and ROS on apple M1 chip

I am going to write my master thesis with ROS and I am not sure if the software will run on Apple Macbook Air with M1 chip. Did anyone use those tools and can share their experience and compatibility ...
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Recursively convert Apple .pages files to .docx or .odt

I have a bunch of Apple .pages files stored in a directory structure that I want to convert to .docx or .odt formats. I want some kind of command line script, program, etc which will recursively ...
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How to transfer Whatsapp backup from Android to iPhone using Ubuntu?

I need to transfer my whatsapp backup from Android phone into an iPhone. Based on the Whatsapp official FAQ there's no easy way to do it. The only way I found googling involves paying an application ...
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Time Machine config (Late 2020) - need for Avahi? Using Docker as best practices?

I'm about to upgrade the hardware in my server that is using a SAMBA/Avahi configuration to act as a network Time Machine backup for my Macs. Just perusing the different documentation - it seems ...
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if I install Ubuntu on my Macbook will the apple logo still light up?

I have a Macbook and would like to know if and when I install ubuntu on it will the apple logo on the back of the screen still turn on?
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Apple external display webcam not functioning with Ubuntu 20.04

I am currently having issues getting the webcam on my Apple thunderbolt display to be detected. My setup is as follows: Software: Ubuntu 20.04 with kernel 5.4.0-52-generic. Hardware: Lenovo X1 carbon ...
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Apple Magic Trackpad 2 clicks and gestures, but does not move the mouse in X, only Wayland

I got an Apple Magic Trackpad 2 and plugged it in to my Ubuntu 20.04 system. Clicking works, click-and-dragging works, and gestures like three-finger-workspace-switch work, but actually moving the ...
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Find out battery for Apple Airpods on Ubuntu

I wish to see my Airpod's battery health when I have it connected to my Kubuntu 20.04, but can't find a command line tool or gui to do so. I found really old threads about this, nothing very recent. ...
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mount apple filesystem using fsapfsmount

I'm trying to mount a 5TB external USB disk into an Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. Among other things the utility expects a container with the apple FS and a mount point. Maybe I should mention that it is an ...
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QEMU/KVM with SPICE fails to maintain access to Apple device (USB redirection)

I'm trying to connect an iPod Touch with a macOS Catalina guest and Ubuntu MATE 20.04 guest but it's not working. Seems the host snatches access back for itself. Sometimes I get the "device is in ...
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Integrated iSight camera on Apple Cinematic Display does not work with ubuntu 20.04

I have an Ubuntu 20.04 machine, running on a System76 Lemur Pro. I have connected the machine through the USB-C connector to an Apple Cinematic Display, which I am using as my external monitor. The ...
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Touchpad unresponsive after few second on MacBook Pro 9,2 [Ubuntu Focal Fossa 20.04]

On a fresh install of Ubuntu 20.04 Fossal Focal on Apple MacBook Pro 9,2, the touchpad often becomes unresponsive after few second. I becomes unresponsive after 1 to 3s if I drag and drop, after bout ...
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Apple Airpods as microphone in Ubuntu 20.04

I've just acquired Apple Airpods (2nd gen) to use it as my main sound setup in Ubuntu 20.04 since I'm WFH in order to use them in Zoom meetings and so on but is not possible. Ubuntu 20.04 is not ...
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Different mappings for internal and external keyboard (Windows vs Apple style)

I am currently struggling with the following issue: At work I use an Apple MacBook Pro, whereas personally I use a Dell XPS 13 running Kubuntu. I never had an issue switching between the Apple and ...
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2008 iMac, Ubuntu Stuck on Purple Screen

I've been struggling to get Ubuntu 18.04 to work on my 2008 iMac. Grub loads. But system gets stuck on blank purple screen. I have "nomodeset" enabled. Ubuntu LiveCD works on same iMac. So the iMac ...
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Mic not working on Ubuntu 20.04 in Mac Mini (late 2014)

Just got the new Ubuntu 20.04 installed on my mac mini, and everything is working smoothly, except for the mic. Even when I connect my bluetooth headsets, it doesn't send any sound. It doesn't have an ...
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Keyboard layout Croatian Apple Wireless keyboard?

Is there a hr_HR keyboard layout for ubuntu and how can I install it? I have just installed Ubuntu 18.04 on my old iMac, but I can't set up the keyboard properly. I have the Apple wireless keyboard ...
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19.10, 18.04: How to "fully" use Apple Magic Keyboard on Ubuntu: Keys, remaps, etc

I am trying to convert a bunch of friends of mine to make the switch from Mac OSX to Ubuntu, and from most perspectives it works. The biggest pain point seems to be the keyboard: Apple is really ...
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Pairing Powerbeats Pro headphones with Ubuntu 19.10

I am attempting to pair my Powerbeats Pro headphones with my Alienware m15 laptop running Ubuntu 19.10. I have been able to pair the headphones with the Windows 10 installation on the laptop, the only ...
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Apple Printer driver for Ubuntu 18.04

Will anyone tell me where to download Ubuntu 18.04 printer drivers to run my Apple LaserWriter Select 360 printer? Both the Apple Printer and Dell Port Pro2X have parallel and serial cable ...
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HP Zbook G5 with Apple Thunderbolt Display

I am running an HP Zbook 15 G5 at work and am working on transitioning from using the new Macbooks with Touchbar to this with Ubuntu 18.04.3 with HWE packages installed. When connecting this machine ...
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How do I charge my Apple device at its normal rate? [duplicate]

I use an iPad 9.7" and it doesn't charge when connected to USB of my recently purchased Ubuntu 19.10 PC, an Asus Vivobook X509UA. I've gone through some questions here and they are mostly quite old. ...
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How to force an apple drive to mount as RW

I know what your thinking: this question has been asked 100 times before, so why doesn't he just look it up? Well, I did, following this link: AskUbuntu: how to read and write hfs journaled external ...
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