An operating system for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad developed by Apple, Inc. For questions about Cisco iOS, use cisco-ios. Questions about iOS devices are off-topic except insofar as they interact directly with computers. Most iOS questions would be better suited for apple.stackexchange.com.

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Permission denied issue in cocos2d update

I have been trying to update to Cocos2D version 2, but I always get the following lines of code in the terminal. Installing Xcode 4 Box2d iOS template -------------------------------------------------...
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FFmpeg & iPhone: don't display audio language button

I'm creating an MP4 file with FFmpeg 1.1.1, using life and aevalsrc to generate some test video and audio: ffmpeg -f lavfi -i life -f lavfi -i aevalsrc=0 -frames:v 750 life.mp4 If I play it on an ...
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Do iTunes backups store file modification times?

I have an iPhone. With a USB connection, I can use tools such as Macroplant iExplorer or Apple's Image Capture to transfer files from the iPhone to my computer. When I transfer files over USB, the ...
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Advice on Dev Laptop (Lenovo W530) for Mobile Development

I am ordering a Lenovo W530. It is going to be used mainly for mobile (iOS, Android & Win Phone) and backend development. A lot of VMWare virtual machines of course. But not over 2 concurrent ...
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Command /usr/sbin/chown failed with exit code 1 Error when archiving

I'm trying to archive a project to submit it to the iOS App Store, but keep getting this problem. I have already set yes to the skip install option, re-installed Xcode, rebooted and re-copied my ...
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iPhone calendar events not showing in iCal (Snow Leopard, iPhone 4S)

My wife's iPhone4S is all set up with iCloud synching, etc. However, she does not have Lion yet so she can't sync to iCal through the cloud. Anyway, in iTunes the Sync Calendar option is checked, ...
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iPhoto-readable 'tags' - editing possible on iPod Touch/iPhone?

I'd like to create/edit the tags on my photos on my iPod Touch, such that they are sync'd back to iPhoto. Presumably, iPhoto would then update my smart albums. I find it's such a chore to do it on ...
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OpenVPN and iMessage

I have created a VPN on a private server using OpenVPN. It is a encrypted tunnel. I have done so to protect my browsing and info on public wifi networks like airports and coffee shops. It is on ...
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How can prevent iTunes from copying app purchases/updates from my iPhone, while keeping sync?

I back my iPhone up to my computer. I consider this a safer, more complete, and cheaper option than iCloud backup. In general, this is fine, but I have noticed the “copying app purchases from iPhone” ...
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Can you change what time is “early” in iOS 8?

In the Notification Center of iOS 8 (and 7), you can see summaries for today and for tomorrow as well as today's schedule. In the tomorrow section iOS sometimes states that my day starts early. Is ...
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How do I have automatic encrypted backups?

I have a jailbroken iPhone, 2 Laptops, and another server. I will set up these devices to backup files to a main backup server I have but I'm wondering how I can have this done automatically while ...
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Set idle timer to dim but not lock

Ok, I know its possible to keep the app alive by disabling the idle timer. I have an external scanner connected and every time the phone locks is somehow messes with the app and the scanner no longer ...
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Locating and modifying Services in OS X

So, I'd like to be able to add a website viewed in Firefox to the Reading List feature in iOS so I can check stuff on my iPhone. I was inspired by https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/51534/...
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How do I get Windows 7 Explorer to respect the iOS rotate flag in photos and videos?

When I copy the photos/videos off an iOS device onto my Windows box, some of them are upside down, when viewed in the Explorer. I imagine that is because Explorer doesn't respect the Rotate flag in ...
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kxsmb not downloading libs folder

I have been trying for quite some time to download the libs folder which contains talloc_stack.h, talloc.h, libsmbclient.h, libsmbclient.a, libtalloc.a, libtdb.a, libwbclient.a, libtevent.a files.But ...
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Discover Mac and iPhone device name

I am writing some network discovery code but had a general networking question. Using a Mac app like iNet gives me the name of iPhones, iPads and Macs even when they don't have a NetBIOS name, are ...
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Mountain Lion VirtualBox VM on Windows 8 Host: Can't Mount iPad

I'm trying to set up an environment for iOS development. My Mac OS X VM is working excellently, but I can't seem to mount my iPad. The iPad does not show up under My Computer with iTunes installed. ...
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Opening Colloquy with xdcc links

I'd like to set the application Colloquy to open with the xdcc:// protocol links, in OS lion. Generally, I don't know how to associate a single application to a protocol in Chrome. help! :P
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Google search results: getting page with actual links on iPad

I use an app called Offline Pages to save web pages on my ipad. Often save my search results and all of the Links on that page, then I don't have to wait for pages to load, so I can explore the ...
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Safari iOS soft wrap text on zoom in

Is there a way to get Safari/other browsers on iOS device to soft wrap text on zoom in with gestures ? On iOS devices, I tried Safari, Opera Mini, Mercury Browser, but none soft wraps the page on ...
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How can I SSH or access filesystem in DFU mode A5 non-jailbroken iPhone?

I have an iPhone 6 (iOS 9.3.2) currently in a boot loop. It is only recognized by iTunes in either Restore Mode or in DFU Mode. I strongly believe the boot loop is due to completely full storage. As ...
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Can I migrate notes from the Apple Notes app to another account?

I have four types of notes in my Apple Notes app. Icloud On my iphone Gmail Office365 Now, I canceled my Office365 account but I forgot to migrate the notes. I have the notes still on my iPhone ...
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Computers can't access each other when both of them connect to Apple NAT64 hotspot

We have an iOS App on App Store. To submit a new version after Jun 1st, 2016, we have to support an “IPv6-only network” according to this link. We referred to Apple's documentation, upgraded a Mac ...
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How to open sms app from mycustomapp and thern on Send SMS redirect back to customapp

I want to know how can I redirect back to my original app sfter hitting send buttton on messages app. I have created customURL-> which opens my app. I'm also able to open sms app. But I want when I ...
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Devices connecting to WAP can only get self-assigned IP

My router, a Netgear DGND3300 from Costco years ago, won't issue valid IP addresses when being used as a WAP in my home network. Devices used are running either iOS or OS X. The network consists of ...
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A simple overlay icon for switching between apps in iPad Pro?

Is there any way to have a simple icon overlay touching which can toggle between applications on iPad Pro? I am tired swiping four fingers and it causes some irritation on my fingers to swipe on the ...
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How to setup Recovery Key or something similar for Two-factor authentication for Apple ID?

I have enabled Two-factor authentication for Apple ID. I want to create Recovery Key. On the page Frequently asked questions about two-step verification for Apple ID I read the following: If you ...
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How can I use DHIS 2 on a Mac and iPhone?

I'm currently using a MacBook pro running the latest version of OSX El Capitan and iOS 9, I'm wondering how I can use DHIS 2 on both of my devices I can't seem to figure it out. How can I achieve ...
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google calendar sync poblems

I've got an ipohne 6s and an android note 5. They both have Google calendar installed. I am having the worst time getting events created on the mobile devices to show up on Google Calendar when I look ...
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Not able to resolve my domain name intermittently

I am experiencing a strange behavior w.r.t DNS resolution when connected to certain WiFi networks. (only on iOS devices) Issue is: Safari is able to resolve my domain name correctly but sometimes for ...
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Video view/plugin vine and Instagram use

What video view or plugin does vine and Instagram use for their apps and websites, like for the unique look and tap to like and in focus video playing
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Is it possible to program unix-based OS (specifically iOS jailbroken) to function as usb keyboard?

I know this is possible with Android to make a device emulate a HID keyboard for plug and play usage via usb to a computer, since the functionality was introduced to linux, but can it be done with iOS ...
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How to see 'historical keywords' on itunes connect?

I have made a mistake in picking the wrong keywords for my iOS app on iTunes Connect. Unfortunately I didn't write down the old keywords. Is there a way to see the historical keywords? I'm also open ...
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Safari in iOS simulator spinning wheel

Since I updated to El Capitan on my Mac Mini i7 16Gb ram, I get a spinning wheel each time I try to test a website in iOS simulator. I scroll down and it seems to happen on website with Javascript and ...
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How do I restrict apps in guided access mode?

I can set my iOS device into Guided Access Mode so my kid can't leave the app. But how do I stop him from posting to facebook from within the app?
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Automatically select right “From” address in Mail Mac OS X based on history

There is a function in Mail for iOS (iOS 8 and 9 so far I know) that I worship: when you write a new message, the app will automatically select your "From" address based on the history of your ...
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Pulling contact list from iOS mail

I am currently sending emails through iOS mail to various contacts at different events, and need to be able to pull a list of email addresses from this. Multiple iOS devices with different email ...
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How to sync Notes app between iPad and Mac?

My Notes in iPad do not sync with Notes in my MacBook Air. How can I fix this? I'm on El Capitan. The answers I could find online are old and did not solve my problem. Thanks.
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iOS support Bluetooth SPP?

I know this question may be little known stuff, but all the forums messages I've seen are slightly older than 2 yrs. So can I re-iterate asking this question that can iOS support Bluetooth SPP (...
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Is there a programatic way to resume last playing podcast?

The play/pause button in control center controls both music and podcast. And I don't know to way to tell it resume playing podcast specifically. Ideally there could be a programatic way, like a URL ...
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Recipient name changing after receiving email in an iPhone exchange account?

Lets call the owner of the email account Lori. She receives emails through an exchange account on her laptop, iPhone, and iPad. When messages come in on the mobile devices, they come in addressed to ...
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Tried to AirDrop SVG to iPhone; seemed to succeed, but cannot locate file

I tried to transfer an SVG file from my MacBook Pro to my iPhone 5S using AirDrop. I saw an alert screen on my iPhone that the transfer was incoming and then a screen that said Done very briefly, but ...
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How expand NSDataDetector's NSTextCheckingType and corresponding pattern?

I want detect some condition more than NSDataDetector's internal types, so need know whether IOS system already provide a interface for expand NSTextCheckingResult. apple document just say: the ...
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Getting an mp4 to play on iOS Safari with ffmpeg

I have a script that cuts and splices some video from youtube with ffmpeg to make an mpeg thumbnail. The final result is an mp4 that runs fine with the HTML <video> tag on Mac OSX Safari, Chrome,...
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How can I sync calendars and contacts across platforms while *not* using a related email address?

Okay, this one is super complicated, but I'll try my best to be clear and concise. I am trying to help a user get his accounts together. The user has the following hardware: iPad Android phone ...
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How to get health data from my iPhone?

I'm a Mac/iPhone lucky owner and also a big fan of data analysis. Maybe someone know how to import personal health data from my iPhone to my Mac?
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iOS Reminders caldav file name

Here's my current setup: Server with radicale installed and configured Mail & reminders iOS account setup connecting to my server With this setup, I'm able to add and sync calendars, contacts,...
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Adding audio to video without re encoding

I am looking to add audio to a video without having to re encode the two pieces. I have looked at a few questions on stack overflow followed the answers and i still cant seemed to get it to work, if ...
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init-p01md.apple.com/bag - iMessage?

I have a question about Apple network traffic. In my network program I can see these three domains (GET) http://init-01md.apple.com/bag http://init.ess.apple.com/WebObjects/VCInit.woa/wa/getBag?ix=1 ...
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Is it possible to use HTTP between a web server running on a macbook and an iPhone using only the USB cable (no WiFi)?

I am going to be flying a lot next week and I want to continue developing my application. It's a server-backed API hosted on rails. I'd like to use my macbook to host the rails, ruby, db environment ...