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Top new questions this week:

iCloud Music Library can't be enabled

I downloaded iOS 8.4 this morning, and activated Apple Music. I started browsing, and found an album I wanted to add to my library. When I tried to add it, I was told that I needed to enable iCloud ...

ios apple-music  
asked by Jeremy Banks 8 votes
answered by Jeremy Banks 8 votes

How to upgrade multiple Macs to OS X 10.10.4?

I own multiple Macs at home and, when I installed Yosemite (10.10) I downloaded the installer from the App Store on the main computer, then copied "/Applications/Install\ OS\ X\ Yosemite" to a safe ...

osx yosemite upgrade  
asked by Maurizio Loreti 5 votes
answered by Tetsujin 4 votes

Have hearts replaced star ratings in iOS 8.4 and iTunes 12.2 with Apple Music/iTunes Match?

I have been rating songs for a VERY long time, have several playlists using star ratings, etc. You used to be able to click on an album and 'flip' it in iOS and could see the ratings of your music. ...

ios itunes music itunes-match apple-music  
asked by jmlumpkin 4 votes
answered by dstarh 3 votes

MacBook Pro used in smoking area

My late 2012 Retina MacBook Pro has been used in area's in which it was allowed to smoke. The smoke is now in the circulating system. Is there a way to clean this? The MBP is "smoking" now, producing ...

macbook hardware  
asked by Rob 3 votes
answered by Rampant 2 votes

How to play Apple Music and Radio (Beats 1) on iTunes?

I've updated to Yosemite 10.10.4 but I can't find a way to listen Beats 1 on my Mac...

osx itunes apple-music  
asked by Matte.Car 3 votes
answered by Tetsujin 4 votes

Different UI for same version of YouTube official iOS app

I have the same version (10.22.11614) of the official YouTube app in my iPhone 6 and iPhone 5, but the UI is not same in both of my phones. My iPhone 5 has the new material design and my iPhone 6 ...

ios-8 iphone-5 iphone-6 youtube  
asked by Karthikeyan Vaithilingam 3 votes
answered by Karthikeyan Vaithilingam 1 vote

New iTunes App installation

After updating my iTunes to the new I can no longer manage the apps on my iPhone 6+ from iTunes. The apps show up and there is the install/uninstall buttons beside them, but they are ...

iphone itunes upgrade ios-8  
asked by Jimmy Richter 2 votes
answered by Tetsujin 1 vote

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

How do I remove the Google Chrome notifications bell icon from the Mac OS X menu bar?

Who invited this icon anyway? This bell showed up in my menu bar one day and there's no obvious way to disable it. How do I get rid of it?

google-chrome menu-bar  
asked by Sean 140 votes
answered by SebK 243 votes

Ctrl + Alt + Delete: Mac Equivalent?

Ctrl + Alt + Delete on Windows provides a variety of functions, the main one of interest being the Task Manager. Is there an equivalent keyboard shortcut & indeed Task Manager for carrying out ...

osx keyboard  
asked by Simon 52 votes
answered by Mathias Bynens 64 votes

Can you answer these?

How to register AppleScript as default web browser in Yosemite?

This is essentially the same question as How to register an AppleScript as a potential default web browser?, but the solution there doesn't seem to work on Yosemite (LSIsAppleDefaultForScheme no ...

yosemite applescript  
asked by dysonsfrog 2 votes

Ipad 2 screen replacement, small cut in LCD

I'm working on replacing the digitizer on my ipad 2. In the process, I put a small cut in the bottom of the LCD (I think there is even a little liquid leaking out). I'm certain that area of the LCD ...

ipad screen damage  
asked by Joel Foerch 2 votes

Recover accidentally deleted photos not shown in recently deleted

I accidentally deleted a photo, and it does not show in the "recently deleted" folder. Is there any way I can get it back? I have iOS 8.2.

iphone ios photos recovery  
asked by Jewzif 1 vote
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