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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Backup iphone Photo album

How is it posssible to backup iphone photo ablums? Unfortunately i can only backup all photos in one folder which does not make sense. Thanks. Andi
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Xcode 4 iOS 4.3 download keeps stopping just prior to completion

I keep trying to download Xcode 4 with iOS 4.3 SDK and after about 16 hours and 3.1 GB the download stops--before the entire 4.3 GB of the IMG file makes it. It's happened three times now. I turned ...
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iOS simulator won't turn on

I'm running: OSX 10.8.5. iOS simulator 4.2 Xcode 5.0.1 I want to open up the iOS simulator so I can run mobile Safari and test some sites. However, while the simulator launches, it never turns on. ...
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HTML showing in iOS email client preview pane for transactional email

I have run into the most headscratching scenario you could imagine. Background: For our SAAS company, we are firing off transactional welcome emails that are beautifully formatted and declare the doc ...
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Viewing local websites on my iOS device over Wi-fi

Trying to view some local html/css/js files in a mobile browser on my iOS device. Thought maybe file-sharing would be an option, and is, but I'm not completely satisfied with it. Any time I try to do ...
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Apache Cordova throws syntax error when adding platform

I've been trying to get started with Ionic Framework, and one of the steps is installing Cordova. sudo npm install -g cordova Which works fine. Then I have to add both the iOS and Android ...
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How do I get a backlog of podcasts into a cloud-based stream for my iPhone?

I have a large ~30Gb backlog of podcast episodes that I am slowly working my way through. Currently these are stored in iTunes and I occasionally sync an old iPod Classic to get new episodes and ...
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Sync only good face pictures with iOS devices

I have a lot of pictures in Aperture. A lot of them are not very good and just in the library for backup reasons / whatever. When I sync my iOS devices with iTunes, I have the option to either sync ...
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iOS firmware update proxy / cache (for enterprises)

On a day where Apple releases a new version of iOS our whole company tries to download this new release simultaneously, there it is: a bandwidth shortage. For desktop macs, there is a software update ...
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Filemaker alternatives for OS X

I'm looking for an alternative to FileMaker Pro. I've been playing with a trial for a week now. I'm looking for a rapid application development platform for small relational databases to run on iOS ...
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How to sync email account settings between mail app on Mavericks, and iOS 7?

Prior to Mavericks, when one synced an iOS device using iTunes, the email account settings for all email accounts configured in OSX would be "synced" with the iOS device. Unfortunately, in Mavericks, ...
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Install ipa via dropbox - “cannot connect to dropbox”

I was following this http://dr-palaniraja.blogspot.com/2011/06/distribute-your-iphoneipad-adhoc-builds.html but I was getting error "cannot connect to dropbox.com". Then I created folder "Test" and ...
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All iOS Provisioning Profiles stuck at pending

I'm attempting to create new iOS Provisioning Profiles, but as I create them the Apple website hangs as I submit the 'Name the profile and generate' page. Returning to the list of profiles I can see ...
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Determine exchange servers from iphone URL

I have an iPhone which is working with Exchange for email / calendaring over the public internet. I have a Mac with Outlook which is working with Exchange for email / calendaring but only over a VPN ...
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iOS Remote Development

Can an OS X Lion Server be used to develop remotely? If yes, could more than one person be on it at a time? Thoughts? I'm trying to find a way for users without Macs to remote in and learn how to do ...
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AirPlay to a computer from a mobile device

Is there an application that will allow me to stream music from my iOS device (iPod, iPad, iPhone, etc...) to a computer? My particular setup involves an iPhone 4 and a MacBook Pro. I'm in full ...
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To setup cron for IOS script in MAC

I have a IOS stimulator created in MAC. So for our project testing i need to run the test for every 15mins. Can someone help me create a Cron job for this? The command i enter to run IOS script is cd ...
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Which VPN setup is iOS/Mac friendly and easy?

Normally my choice for VPN is OpenVPN which I have successfully setup before. However on iOS that is not a choice. I only see L2TP, PPTP and IPSec so I guess that I will have to learn a new way to ...
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Can I remotely send SMS messages via my iPhone from my PC?

I work in a busy office and I need to be able to contact my wife at home via texts, but I am not allowed to use my phone. Without jailbreaking the phone, I wondered if there was a way I could text ...
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iOS devices from other accounts appear unexpectedly

My client has a company iOS dev account and he invited my account to join in his account team. I join and can access his team no problem. My account is an individual account. Then one day in iOS dev ...
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Reorder streams with VLC

I am trying to transcode videos to be "HTML5 ready" for Chrome and Safari/Safari iOS using VLC. I have my reasons for using VLC rather than ffmpeg which might be an easier tool to use (more docs). For ...
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Connect to a PPTP VPN (Server 2008) on an Apple client (iPhone / MacOS)

I've been searching all over the web for a solution for this one. I want to setup a VPN connection on Windows Server 2008 for multiple clients at the same time. Using L2TP with a secret word, ...
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Connect to a PPTP VPN (Server 2008) on an Apple client (iPhone / MacOS)

I've been searching all over the web for a solution for this one. I want to setup a VPN connection on Windows Server 2008 for multiple clients at the same time. Using L2TP with a secret word, ...
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iOS simulator autolaunches after start up on OSX

The iOS simulator is automatically launching when I startup my computer. Anyone know how to change the settings so it doesn't do that? I've checked preferences in the simulator and xcode and ...
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samba library failed to download the shared files of Mac osx

I have tried to download the shared files of mac osx using smb from my ipad but it fails with error( unable to open the file). But it can download all windows and linux shared files.
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One PC, 4 iOS Devices, 4 iCloud Accounts?

I have one PC running iTunes, my iPhone, and one iPod for each of three kids. Ideally I would like the iPhone to use my iCloud account and each iPod to use an iCloud account specific to each kid. ...
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Fix XCode Errors about Simulator in use and lost connection

These errors keep happening from time to time when i run my app. There doesn't seem to be any rhyme or rhythm to when the errors happen. Sometimes I can run and quit my app 100 times and not see ...