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How to show folder arrows in list view – macOS

How to show folder arrows in list view – macOS

If you aren’t seeing arrows next to folders in list view on macOS, it’s likely because your Group By view is being sorted.   1. In the list view with folders not showing arrows, right-click -> Show View Options or ⌘ + J.       2. In Group By change to None.    ...

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How to Encrypt External Drive in macOS - APFS

How to Encrypt External Drive in macOS - APFS

To encrypt an external drive in macOS, you must partition the drive to be GUID Partition Map and formatted as APFS – Encrypted. Apple uses AES-XTS Data Protection Class C using a volume key for encryption. For more on Apple’s encryption method, see this.   How to Encrypt External Drive - macOS   1. Insert your...

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Increase Open File Descriptor Limits – (Fix Too Many Open Files Errors) Mac OS X 10.14

Increase Open File Descriptor Limits – (Fix Too Many Open Files Errors) Mac OS X 10.14

Mac OS X limits the amount of open files (file descriptors) by default to 256. This sometimes causes certain applications, such as Oracle MySQL and certain Java processes, to show errors like “too many open files”. You can check the current maximum open files limit in Terminal by typing the command below.   launchctl limit maxfiles...

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Message blocked (Message rejected) – Gmail

Message blocked (Message rejected) – Gmail

Are you suddenly receiving blocked email messages from your Gmail account to any outgoing email address? It does not matter the email domain you send to or how many recipients you try to send to. Each blocked email message returns the following message from Gmail:   Message blocked Your message to “” has been blocked. See...

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How to ship to multiple addresses on Amazon

How to ship to multiple addresses on Amazon

If you want to send items in your Amazon cart to different shipping addresses, follow these steps.     1. First, add all items you want to ship to different addresses to your Amazon cart.   2. When you are ready, go to your Checkout.     3. For Shipping Address click Change.    ...

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