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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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Xubuntu 18.04 XFCE 4.12 window manager keyboard shortcuts not working with Apple Aluminium Keyboard model

Settings in Keyboard > Layout > Keyboard model are set it to Apple Aluminium Keyboard shortcuts specified under Window Manager > Keyboard have no effect at all. I can't cycle through windows using ...
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Apple Thunderbolt Display on Ubuntu 18.04.1

Running latest LTS Ubuntu on a new Intel NUC I'm trying to get my Apple Thunderbolt display running. Since the NUC has TB3, I bought a TB3 to TB2 adapter. The display does not fire up, and neither ...
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Problem pairing Apple Wireless Keyboard A1016 (1st gen) with Ubuntu 18.04/18.10

I have a mid-2014 15" MacBook Pro running Ubuntu 18.10. I have successfully paired an Apple Wireless Keyboard A1255 (one of the previous generation before the Magic Keyboard). However, I have a ...
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How to access Apple Time Capsule on Ubuntu 18.04.1

I can see my time capsule in network, but I am unable to get into it. Could someone help me to resolve the issue? The login information is correct, but getting errors shown in screenshots.
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Apple Magic Mouse and Apple Wireless Keyboard don't work

I am trying to connect my Apple Magic Mouse and Apple Wireless keyboard to my Dell E6400 notebook running Ubuntu 18.04. (so far Ubuntu has performed VERY well on the notebook!) When I go into "...
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Mount Apple AirPort Extreme HDD with password and user accounts to Ubuntu desktop

I'm new to the Ubuntu/Linux environment and it is essential for me to be able to access my Apple HDD using an Intel NUC with the latest 64-bit version of the Ubuntu desktop. Otherwise I must use ...
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Necta WiFi Mouse is connecting, but does not work

I use Necta WiFi Mouse to control the mouse on my computer that is running Ubuntu 16. It stopped working a few weeks ago and I uninstalled and then reinstalled the program on the computer, and it ...
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iMac Speakers very bassy?

I booted up a nice 18.04 live CD to test out whether my hardware was fully working on my iMac. Everything works fine but the speakers just seem very bassy. I investigated and I don't think ubuntu is ...
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How do I get full resolution on my Apple 30" Cinema Display with Ubuntu 18.04?

I recently was given a 30" Apple Cinema Display and I am unable to use any resolution other than 1200x800. My computer is a Desktop with an ASUS Strix AMD RX480 and an AMD Ryzen 1800x. I have ...
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Apple devices couldn't be connected or even detected, how can I solve this please?

I'm trying to do a backup of my apple device, but it won't go ahead. I'm using Tunesviewer, but it does not even recognize my Apple devices. Could someone please help me?
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Ubuntu 14.04 does not recognize microphone in wired earset; Windows 10 does

My laptop with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 14.04 has only one socket for both mic and headphones; when I plug my headphones (Apple Earpods) with the mic, headphones work fine but the microphone is not found....
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Apple airport card

Yesterday I installed Ubuntu on my Intel-based iMac. However, after the installation, it turns out that Ubuntu is unable to utilize the internal airport extreme card for WiFi. How can I fix this? The ...
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Apple TouchID on Ubuntu

Is there a way to make TouchID work on MacBook Pro with newest Ubuntu? I just got the hardware replaced (because of keyboard and not working touchid) and would love to use it. Cheers
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18.04 Touchpad accuracy - Apple MacBook Air

I try read as many forums as possible when I have an issue or question in an attempt to avoid creating duplicate threads. But after reading a few I realise that I need to be specific with my question. ...
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Create a non hybrid boot dvd with Ubuntu iso

I’m trying to create a Bootable DVD with Ubuntu ISO ( not usb ) that will mount properly on my old Mac Book Air 1,1. It is known that Hybrid iso causes all sorts of issues. I’ve tried almost ...
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Apple Keyboard fn not working with Bluetooth but works with USB

Apple Magic Keyboard (Wireless) does not function correctly, Fn-key does not work, F1-F12 are no media-keys by default which they should. The following does not solve it: echo 2 | sudo tee /sys/...
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What is the best way to sync iphone on ubuntu? [duplicate]

I can't get my iPhone to sync with my Ubuntu. I tried to use PlayOnLinux, but iTunes didn't work well. It did not recognize my iphone and did not connect to the iTunes store. What is the best way to ...
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Install Mac “After” Ubuntu [duplicate]

Hey a year ago I had bought macbook pro and I had uninstalled macos x and install ubuntu 1604 and use it as a sole OS. Now I want to play league of legend so I had partitioned free space among 210GB ...
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Apple wired keyboard issue

I have been using an Apple wired keyboard with my 16.04 distro without any problems many months now. Since yesterday, I have unplugged this keyboard and plugged in my Razer keyboard. When I plugged ...
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Apple Wireless Keyboard doesn't use Xorg configuration

I'm trying to use the Apple Wireless Keyboard on my laptop with Ubuntu 17.10 I found some tips to use two keyboards with two different layout using Xorg. Xorg seems to apply the right configuration ...
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Run Ubuntu on imac with busted graphics card

I have an old imac (2012) with a busted graphics card (AMD 1GB). The computer has 16 GB of RAM and an i5 sandy bridge processor (3.1 GHZ). OSX runs without the graphics driver using onboard graphics ...
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Alsa support appears to be broken on MacPro6,1 2013 (black can). Has anyone got this working yet?

Here's my alsainfo data: I installed Ubuntu Artful Ardvark on my macpro6,1 late 2013. no audio http://www.alsa-project.org/db/?f=e2cb5ba4d9459547142aa6d3d2201c16ab0756a2 Please note I am plugged in ...
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Apple Thunderbolt 2 to FireWire adapter

I want to use an Apple Thunderbolt 2 to Firewire adapter. It's connected through an Apple Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt 2 adapter. Ubuntu seems not to recognize the Firewire adapter out of the box. ...
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Microphone doesn't work on Apple Mac Book Air

My microphone doesn't show up in Ubuntu. I am using a Apple Mac Book Air with a Realtech ALC889A chip. The sound works fin, but I just can't get the microphone to work. I tried to modify the /etc/...
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Ubuntu 17.04 - Apple Magic Mouse 2 Scrolling Not Working

I am running Ubuntu 17.04 (kernel: 4.10.0-35-generic) and the "touch" scrolling is not working on my Apple Magic Mouse 2 and never has been. I have been doing research and I can't find anything that ...
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Ubuntu apple keyboard f keys

I have a problem. I've changed default behaviour of my apple keyboard. I wanted to have active f keys without using fn key. For example if i wanted to use f12 key. I had to click fn + f12 to make ...
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Apple Magic Mouse 2 scrolling not working

I'm willing to pay someone to develop a solution. I'm using a fresh install of vanilla Ubuntu 16.04.3 with an Apple Magic Mouse 2. The device connected via Bluetooth without issue, and recognizes ...
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Can't make file as executable form

i've install Ubuntu as second os on my Macbook Pro. When i was installed my Ubuntu, im choose the ext4 partition for whole OS.But now it's NTFS, so i can't make any file executable through the chmod +...
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Ubuntu Budgie - Bluetooth Keyboard Anker A7721 Won't Work

I have an Anker A7721 keyboard possibly with a Simplified Dvorak Layout (No Numpad on the right) that looks like this Apple Keyboard: Apple Dvorak Simplified Keyboard The problem is only some keys on ...
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TimeCapsule connection via Ehternet

I come here because I have hard time connecting my PC to my timecapsule (I was a mac user before). I tried several times with information found on forums, but without success, that is why I am coming ...
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How do I access iOS camera pictures on Ubuntu 17.04?

The libimobiledevice shipped with 17.04 is actually compatible with the latest iOS. When you connect a device, two virtual devices show up. However, the one with the documents works but the one for ...
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Apple Music on Ubuntu

How can I use Apple Music on Ubuntu, if its possible? Im thinking about switching over from spotify, but Im not sure if its worth it if I cant access the music from my desktop. Thank you!
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How to playback MP4 file in Mpeg4 Part 14 format?

I have some mp4 video files that come from my iPad. I am wanting to play them on Linux. By default, the player doesn't recognise the format. $ file 1.1.1.mp4 1.1.1.mp4: ISO Media, MP4 v2 [ISO 14496-...
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Is it possible to use Apple's Aqua as desktop environment on Linux?

I have found Aqua (the desktop environment in macOS) to be more polished, stable and better looking than any other desktop environment I have tried (Gnome, Unity, etc). Therefore, I would love to use ...
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Multiple issues with Apple Bluetooth keyboard: no auto connect, battery always 0%

I'm running 14.04 on a pc, and I can get my A1314 keyboard to work, but the only way is to hold down the power button until it starts seeking, then disonnect and reconnect it in bluetooth settings. I ...
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Ubuntu Server — Outside SSH Access

I have setup an old MacBook now running Ubuntu. I have set up OpenSSH and have everything ready to have it act as a server for home media, fun scripts/crons, learning more programming, etc. My keys ...
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How can I mount an AFP share?

So I can connect to my Macbook's share via afp://ip/share, but that's about as far as I can get when it comes to accessing that directory. In order for me to pass this shared folder over to my VMs, I'...
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In Ubuntu 16.10, multitouch on Apple Magic Mouse 2 is useless

I have a new Magic Mouse 2 used in Ubuntu 16.10 through bluetooth. However, click is ok, but multitouch is useless. I search online, find a solution based on Python-pymt. This pymt package is only ...
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Help me please to install quicktime

I use ubuntu 16.04 and I need to install quicktime app to recording the screen of my iOS device What I did downloaded the .bz2 archive - http://www.tucows.com/preview/9912 unzip it Then in README ...
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Connect apple wireless keyboard Model A1644 with ubuntu 16.10

I have searched online about this question, however, not work for me. my ubuntu is 16.10, bluez 5.41, and I use default bluetooth manager. I have installed blueman, not work, either. I can find ...
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Apple Magic Keyboard 2, not working properly over bluetooth (16.10)

I've already taken a look at these posts: How do I get the Apple Wireless Keyboard Working in 10.10? and How do I get the Apple Wireless Keyboard Working in 10.10?, but none seem to resolve the ...
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Can I make a bootable USB stick boot on both a PC and a Mac?

So, I already have a 64-bit 16.04 LTS installed on a USB stick. That already works and boots successfully on any PC or PC laptop. What I'm interested in is to know if and how, you can make the SAME ...
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Read / Edit iPhone (iOS) using IMAP notes on Linux

I am looking for a way to read / edit iOS Notes on Linux. Technically, iOS devices can be configured to store the notes on a IMAP account. That will create a "Notes" directory on the IMAP account ...
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ubuntu and Steam

I had to go a long way round to get Steam, as I was getting Error 403 Forbidden. I worked around that, but when Steam starts up, I get told it wants to add additional files. When I click on the ...
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how to transform panel ubuntu in panel style apple finder (watch the picture)

how to add this panel or how to create ? i like this panel so much, please guys giude me for how to add or make this panel and how to install this on my ubuntu 15.04 thanks in preview
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Using VLC to play DVDs, get Green screen

First of all VLC wouldn't play DVDs at all, then I downloaded a recommended library. It now trys top play the DVD, but I get a Green screen. Audio is fine. Running Ubuntu-MATE 16.05 on G5 Mac ...
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Second screen is off after login

I am using iMac27 with Ubuntu 14.04 Linux 3.13.0-100-generic #147-Ubuntu SMP Tue Oct 18 16:48:51 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux I connected an Apple Thunderbolt Display 27 and it works well ...
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How to tranfer files between iPhone and Ubuntu?

How to transfer files between my Ubuntu and iPhone? The answer here recommends to use this URL in nautilus: afc://<your iPhone's UDID>/ Then next question is: What is my iPhone UDID (without ...
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Apple-Touchpad randomly freezes

This Problem occured first after a Software-Update last year: A few hours after booting my System (an 2008 Macbook;running Ubuntu 16.04) my touchpad starts freezing randomly, unfreezing after a ...
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Installing CFW on Ipod using banshee

I haven't been able to install Itunes. So I installed Banshee instead. How would I jail break it or install CFW using it? More specifically WhiteD00r