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Force Eject Network Drive – Mac OS X

Force Eject Network Drive – Mac OS X

You can force eject a Mac network drive (SMB or AFP) if it is hanging on eject. Follow the steps below.   Open Terminal. (Applications -> Utilities -> Terminal) Type the following command in Terminal and replace DISK_NAME with name of network drive. Hit return.  diskutil unmountDisk force /Volumes/DISK_NAME   Your network drive should force eject within...

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Easy: Remove Saved URL's from Google Chrome - Mac

Delete Google Chrome Saved URL Mac

Are you annoyed with Google Chrome auto completing a URL you typed in before? For example, you type a website into Chrome and hit return, but it takes you to a different page on that website because it remembered what you last visited. You can quickly remove those saved URL’s by following the steps below.  ...

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Why: Unknown key for string: SHAuthorizationRight (com.openssh.sshd) – Mac OS X

Why: Unknown key for string: SHAuthorizationRight (com.openssh.sshd) – Mac OS X

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Why: com.apple.xpc.launchd(1) com.openssh.sshd: Service exited with abnormal code: 255

Why: com.apple.xpc.launchd(1) com.openssh.sshd: Service exited with abnormal code: 255

If you recently enabled SSH on your Mac, you may start to see messages in your Console system.log file similar to below.   com.apple.xpc.launchd[1] (com.openssh.sshd.xxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx[]): Service exited with abnormal code: 255   There are few reasons for receiving this message as mentioned online.   In your sshd_config, you changed PassworAuthentication to no. A docuemtned fix states...

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Why: This Page is Trying to Load Scripts from Unauthenticated Sources Meaning – Google Chrome

This Page is Trying to Load Scripts from Unauthenticated Sources Meaning Chrome

When you load a secure SSL webpage in Google Chrome web browser, you may notice a small warning shield icon badge at the right in the URL bar. If you click the icon, you will see a message.   This page is trying to load scripts from unauthenticated sources.   Basically, Google Chrome is force-hiding and...

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