MacOS Mojave – HowToiSolve Blog For Latest Tips & fixes for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Mac, iOS, macOS Problems. Apps, Software, accessories reviews, news, Deals, Tutorials in Video. Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:17:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 MacOS Mojave – HowToiSolve 32 32 Best Voice Dictation Software of 2019 for Mac & Windows: Mojave All, Windows 10/8 Sat, 08 Dec 2018 07:44:59 +0000 For all kind of business types, we need to talk with our clients, Team Members, and Owners, Workers via Mail, Message or Phone calls. So we need a good skill of typing, but you haven’t it or accelerate your performance in time-consuming way, here’s the business, Personal solutions that help you like very easy. Try this professional Best Voice Dictation software of 2019, that’s compatible with your Mac, Windows or Mobile as an app.

Nuance is the largest Speech Dictation software company on the earth. You will get more than your money value right on your Desktop or Mac running on latest version of OS. Nuance Use Deep learning technologies that capture your unique voice and surrounding environment for the best result. This software purifies after dictate and repair the mistakes done by you or your Colleague in Meetings or conversations.

Reviews: Best Voice Dictation Software of 2019 for Mac & Windows

Voice Dictation Software 2019 for Mac and Windows
Voice Dictation Software 2019 for Mac and Windows

All New Dragon Voice Software for Mac V5 for Mac: Get the Comparison between Dragon Professional and Dragon Home.

  • Compatible with MacOS Mojave, MacOS High Sierra, MacOS Sierra, EI Capitan, Yosemite
  • And Windows 10, Windows  8, Windows 7.

Browse All the Powerful Nuance Products for Mac and Windows: Speech Recognition and PDF Software

Great for Voice to Text Converter with 99% Accuracy. This Copy is available for Dragon Professionals and Dragon home.

  • 30 Days Money Back Guarantee

1: Pre Declare Shortcuts that we can use during documentation, Mail or Chats. Like New line, Full Stop, Replace Words after wrote from whole document, Mathematical Expressions and Symbols or logos.

2: Cloud-Based Mobile dictation able to work anywhere and anytime from any device. Auto Sync and start from the left job quickly and easily from any Device.

3: This software is compatible with Most Popular documentation software like MS Word, Notepad, WordPad and All the Browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer.

4: Make a Spreadsheet or Presentations on Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint.

5: Create your customized command

6: This is Great Productivity software for Voice search and Voice reorganization software ever.

7: We can order Box Version and Download Version.

Get more System Requirements and Software details.

Hope you are enjoying your New Best Voice Dictation Software of 2019 on your Mac or Windows Computer. Share your Feedback how it works for you? Also, Share your Best Alternate Voice reorganization software in cheap value in the Comment below.

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How to install Java on MacOS Mojave: Direct Download link for Mac OS Thu, 25 Oct 2018 12:57:08 +0000 Java is not pre-installed on Mac, Direct download and install Java on Mac OS Mojave running on iMac, Mac Mini, MacBook Pro, Macbook Air. Some apps and framework required JAVA installed on Mac. Apple’s MacOS isn’t dependant on Java. But some Developer required for the compatibility, Security and any other purpose. After the update or clean install your MacOS you need to download java manually as of your requirements using the way given here.

Also, we can Download/install and uninstall if not in use or after use. You don’t know is your Mac system java is installed or School/College computer lab is quite difficult.

Install Java on Mac Mojave

Steps to install Java on macOS Mojave: install the latest version of Java

Check out this using command from the terminal.

Open Terminal on your Mac using spotlight search.

Type “Java” and click on return.

Check Java in installed or not on Mac Mojave

If you are showing a message in a popup window like this, that means java installation is required on this system.

Click on More info that redirects to Oracle official page or click here to direct download link of Java up-to-date version for your MacOS version.

Download Java on Mac

You have the latest version of java (JDK8, JRE8) that compatible with MacOS Mojave.

Wait for the download file on your Mac and start the installation. Follow the on screen instruction to install java on Mojave.

Delete Old Version of Java or Uninstall Java on MacOS Mojave

Delete the installed file of Java is really hard to compare to windows PC. On Mac, we need to care all the Plugins copied in Mac’s file system. Let’s find out a file and delete one by one to completely uninstalled Java from any Mac OS X.

Open Finder on Mac. Go to top apple menu, Go > Go to Folder.

Enter below path,

/Library/Internet Plug-ins/

Find and Delete “JavaAppletPlugin.plugin”


Find and Delete “JavaControlPanel.prefPane”

~/Library/Application Support/Java/

Remove java folder, from this path.

Now, Delete file from Bin folder and Jave is removed.

Uninstalling Java using a command line,

Open Terminal on Mac using Spotlight search. Enter below command one by one and execute it to delete java files from Mac.

sudo rm -rf “/Library/Internet Plug-Ins/JavaAppletPlugin.plugin”

sudo rm -rf “/Library/PreferencePanes/JavaControlPanel.prefPane”

sudo rm -rf “~/Library/Application Support/Java”

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MacOS Mojave Continuity issues: Could not import & Device Timed out Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:04:28 +0000 Continuity between Mac and iOS device makes your paperwork and documentation very easy. Because we can directly import all the photos and scanned a document from iOS device to Mac running on MacOS Mojave or later and iOS 12 or later. Read my past tutorial on how to use continuity camera on Mac.

Continuity camera is One more feature now available on Mac and iOS after Auto unlock, Handoff, instant Handoff, SMS//MMS Messaging, iPhone Cellular Calls, Universal Clipboard.

Apple users have a query on, they can’t use continuity features after update to MacOS Mojave (Find the exact solution on what to do?), I am in the supported app in MacOs Mojave and trying to take a photo from my iPhone to the notes app and I am getting a could not import picture and iPhone device timeout. I have iOS 12 and also have handoff enabled on both Mac and iPhone X please advise? Also, see the screenshot of the error on Mojave.

MacOS Mojave Continuity issues

Troubleshooting tips to fix Continuity camera not working and stuck on import from iPhone

Check 1: Check Requirements below before start Continuity camera

  • Both Mac and iOS device have Wi-Fi and Bluetooth turned on
  • Both Mac and iOS devices are signed in to same Apple ID that using two-factor authentication.
  • Mac is using MacOS Mojave and iOS is updated to iOS 12 or later.

Check 2: On Mac Supported App list, (25 Oct 2018) supported app number will increase.

  1. Finder
  2. Keynote 8.2
  3. Mail
  4. Messages
  5. Notes
  6. Numbers 5.2
  7. Pages 7.2
  8. TextEdit

Check 3: Re-create Bluetooth plist file on Mac

Find Bluetooth file under preference folder on Mac.

Open Finder on Mac. Next, GoGo to Folder > type “/Library/Preferences/” and Open.

Go to Folder option in Finder menu on Mac

Find, file and Delete it.

Preferences Option in Finder on Mac

Now, Reboot your Mac to refresh Bluetooth settings.

Bluetooth plist file on Mac

Check Bluetooth is turned on and Try to use camera and scan document continuity.

Above mention, solutions work 99% of the case. Hope you enjoyed new Continuity camera featured on MacOS Mojave. Also, share your ideas to fix Continuity that helped you on the comment box. Follow and share this article on Facebook, Twitter or Google Plus,.

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How to update from macOS Mojave beta to Final version (10.14) Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:26:10 +0000 Hope you have enjoyed all the latest features in macOS Mojave beta version on your mac. But now you don’t have to face bugs and errors occurs in the beta version. From now you don’t have to deal with unstable version, as the stable version is now available. It is irritating to fix the same errors again and again. So it is advisable to opt for the stable version and enjoy your Mac thoroughly.

It is very straightforward to get out of beta version and install the official release of macOS Mojave. Once you will get done with this, you won’t receive any notifications of beta updates.

How to update from macOS Mojave beta to its Official version

Step #1: Go to “System Preferences”.

Step #2: There, find and click on “Software Update”.

Step #3: on the bottom right corner click on “Details”.

1 Install Final Version of MacOS Mojave from Public Beta

Step #4: Up next you will receive the message “This Mac is enrolled in the Apple Developer Program. Do you want to restore default update settings?”.

Step #5: Click “Restore Defaults”.

2 Restore Default On MaOS Mojave from Beta

Step #6: Finally give confirmation by entering a passcode or Touch ID.

Once this process is completed, you will not receive any beta updates, and from now only stable updates will be available for you.

Kindly note that the process of updating macOS Mojave is a bit different than previous versions like macOS High Sierra, macOS Sierra or earlier version. You can upgrade the macOS Mojave from the System Preferences instead of Mac App Store.

How to update macOS Mojave

The process is as simple as you have followed in earlier versions except for one change. That you will find out in below steps.

Step #1: Go to the “System Preferences” menu.

Step #2: Select the “Software Update”.

Step #3: Next, click on “Update Now”.

3 Waiting for Checking New Update on Mac

Now sit back and relax the Mac will be updated soon.

Also, Find MacOS installation guide,

Above are the Quick tips to switch or Track off MacOS Mojave Beta Version to Public or Final Version of MacOS Mojave on all Mac.

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macos Mojave: how to switch between Dark and Light Mode in Mail App on Mac Mon, 27 Aug 2018 14:40:20 +0000 Here are the settings for how to turn off dark mode for mail app specifically on Mac running on MacOS Mojave. If you don’t want a Dark Mode for Email in Mail app only then, you Need to change settings use dark mode background for messages.

Find the preview settings on my mac that I have done in dark mode. In result, you can easily read mail body text while the Dark Mode is on. In this article, I discuss Dark mode customization. System-wide dark Mode on Mac completely turns on for all the apps the pre-installed on your mac.

Dark mode supported applications are mail app, finder, Photos, calendar, Xcode and all other third-party applications that installed on your Mac.

Users reported this, they can’t read messages and doesn’t look like environment-friendly when the dark mode is on. See the Apple give another hidden feature for a mail app, using this we can read mail in a light mode without disabling dark mode.

1 Remove Dark mode from Mac Mail app only

These settings will apply for the text-only apps so that the viewers can read a text in black with white background.

Steps for Turn on Light mode With Dark Mode on Mail App on Mac

Prerequisite and Check this at first: System-Wide Dark mode should be enabled on Mac. Also useful how to activate dark mode on Mac: 2 methods.

Step #1: Launch mail app on your Mac.

Step #2: Go to the top menu, and Go to the preference for mail.

Step #3: Now click on the viewing section.

3 Turn off Dark mode on Mac Mail app

Step 4: Uncheck the settings for “use dark mode background for messages.”

Yes, you can see the immediate changes.

Test it, yourself. Make sure this setting doesn’t override the existing HTML code. Plain text mail you can see in the fantastic format.

I love this format and appearance with Dark mode on Mac OS Mojave.

Now share your thoughts and experience about Apple Mac mail app with light mode when the dark mode is enabled.

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Dark mode not working on MacOS Mojave on Mac after Update Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:10:35 +0000 Dark mode or Night mode has a charming appearance that saves the Energy, Gives more stamina to your eyes for work in the late night. Sometimes Dark way not showing effect, on your Screen or some apps. Let ’s make clear about which apps are supporting Dark mode on MacOS Mojave.

Officially apple Gives Pure Dark mode on Mac running Mac OS Mojave or Later. Supported apps are News App, Stocks app, Xcode, Notes app, Mail app, Safari, Mac App Store, Messages and All Other that you are using most of the time. This Feature will create unusual Combinations with other primary colors. Mac Dock is more clearly visible on big screen iMac and Small screen MacBook As well. In the Short time of period, Third-Party apps also ready with Dark mode after few days public release.

I also discussed some interesting facts about Dark mode, Why you failed to use Dark mode on Mac.

Work through the guide for fix Dark Mode not working on Mac.

Essential tips: Turn on Dynamic Desktop on Any Mac OS.

Steps for Dark Mode not working on Mac Mojave running Mac, iMac, MacBook Pro/ Air

1 Fix the Dark mode problems on Mac Mojave

Activate or Turn on Dark mode on Mac in Correct way

  • Go to the Apple Logo on Mac.
  • Next, Click on System Preferences.

1 General in System Preferences on Mac Mojave

  • From System Preferences > General.
  • Find, Next to Appearance select Dark mode.

3 Select Dark mode on Mac mojave (1)

Force Restart your Mac

Check For Update: Or Enable Auto Software Update

Internal Software glitch and Corrupted OS you can re-fix by yourself. Your Mac OS Was Damaged from any reasons like You remove or Deleted root files or folder from the system drive. Sometimes Third-Party Software or Optimisations tools makes your Mac system Error.

Go to the Apple Menu > Software Update > Check for Update and install new MacOS Version.

Restart also works! OR Force Restart!

Most of the Case Reboot the Apple device works. That fix the problem between your Hardware and MacOS Software.

Go to the Apple Menu > Restart or Shut Down.


Use Power key to Force restarts Mac. Press and Hold Power button until you see the black screen and apple logo on the screen.

What is Dark mode? It’s Dark. Alternate Ways to Turn On.

Yes, it works for on All Mac. Dark mode is not turn on automatically like Low Blue light or Night Shift mode. In My Case, I am using Dark mode in a night or low sunlight. So the process for turn on the Dark mode in really long and hard for me. So I created Dark Mode Keyboard Shortcuts [With Video] that can turn on enable from Keyboard Shortcuts.

We can turn on Dark mode with Night Shift mode.

Yes, We can Use Dark mode with night Shift mode or Low Blue light. Also, we can change the Menu accent color from the same settings windows next to the Appearances.

Some people are also asking me for, Can we change the opacity and turn the darkness on Mac? No, it’s not possible for this time. But you can change it by your Display Brightness automatically.

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Fixed, Time Machine Stuck On Preparing Backup on Mac: MacOS Mojave & Earlier Thu, 02 Aug 2018 14:30:37 +0000 You are not alone on the issue like Time Machine Stuck on Preparing Backup on Mac with MacOS Mojave. Don’t worry; the Solution is so simple, Just the process and Remove the in-progress file from Drive. Now Fresh restart backup using TM. Time Machine is far better and efficient way back up your Mac compared to other third-party tools. You can take regular backup and set the Time Machine to take backup automatically, and for sure it will complete without any errors. In some rare cases, Time Machine stuck on “Preparing Backup” for a long amount of time.

It might be possible that you haven’t taken backup for few months and now time machine stuck on preparing the backup. Another reason is you are taking backup of the large drive so it is stuck or much more reasons we can guess. Instead, we should try to fix the time machine stuck in preparing the backup. Let’s do this.

Solution of this issues is the same for the All Mac devices: iMac, Mac Mini, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air.

1 Fix Time Machine Backup Stuck and in Progress

Troubleshooting guide on  Time Machine Stuck On Preparing Backup: Force Start Backup

Fix 1: Stop the currently failing backup

First off we will cancel the currently stuck backup on Preparing Backup. It is quite easy.

Step 1: Tap “Apple” icon and open “System Preferences”.

Step 2: From there click on “Time Machine”.

Step 3: Now, cancel the backup in progress by clicking on (x).

Step 4: If you no longer find “Preparing Backup…” then go ahead.

Fix 2: Delete the “In Progress” file from The Time Machine Folder

After canceling the backup, it’s time to remove that corrupt in progress file from the system.

Step 1: From the “Finder”, Find the “Time Machine” Drive and open “Backups.backupd” folder.

Step 2: Next, open the folder which is named with your current Mac.

Step 3: Now search for the file contains .inProgress extension.

Step 4: Delete that in Progress file.

Fix 3: Restart Mac with the Time Machine Drive connected

Now, simply restart the Mac but don’t remove Time Machine Drive from the Mac.

Step 1: Drop down the “Apple” icon and tap on “Restart”. Don’t disconnect time machine drive.

Step 2: Give some time to “Spotlight” to run completely.

This action will cause macOS to re-index the file attached to time machine drive.

This can be one of the reasons why you are time machine stuck on preparing the backup. Or if the time machine drive is indexed by the spotlight then also we will need a good restart.

Fix 4: Take Backup as usual to remove Time Machine Stuck On Preparing Backup

Now after trying above to fixes, you must take backup normally. Don’t forget to connect the Time Machine Drive to your Mac.

Step #1: Go to the “Apple” icon.

Step #2: Open “Time Machine” followed by “System Preferences”.

Step #3: Tap “Back Up” Now.

Again you will see “Preparing backup” on the screen, but don’t worry it will be gone after some time. It depends on the speed of your mac, the hard drive and the size of the data.

Also Useful: Alternate Ways to take a Backup on Mac.

Hope you got the fix and Troubleshooting tips on what my Mac Taking too much time in Time Machine Backup. Terminate the Backup process and Restart the Backup on the Backup drive.

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