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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How can I remotely run PC applications on my tablet?

I'm sure I'm not the only one who has run into this situation before. I have a mouse-input-oriented application designed only for PC that would work fantastically on my tablet, but running it through ...
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Song greyed out in iTunes, not visible on iPhone

I deleted all songs from my iPhone, but iTunes claims I have two copies of the same song on the phone. They show up greyed out with a sync icon next to them. Syncing has no effect, and they can't be ...
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iPod Touch 3rd gen [closed]

I'm looking to buy a 3rd gen iPod Touch, largely for the portable music aspect. However, playing games is fun, so I wanted to check how out of date the iOS on the 3rd gen version will be. How far can ...
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Airport Express Airplay Over Existing WiFi Connection

I am trying to use my Airport Express as an Airplay adapter (play to speakers through iOS device) connected to my existing (not-Airport-Extreme) wireless network. The Express is the kind that you plug ...
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Where can I download a trial version of Mac OS X? [closed]

I'm planning to install OS X as a guest OS on a PC to do iOS development. But I can't find a place to download the trial version of OS X. Is it not available?
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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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How to Install apps on iPhone 5 Jail from Dropbox? [closed]

Is there a way to install apps on iPhone which I have in my dropbox folder?
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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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Is this a correct Wifi Network (AirDisplay + IOS + Windows + not really sure if a Correct WIFI Connection)?

I'm trying to figure out if the AirDisplay App will work on my iPad. The system requirements for it are: An iPad. A Windows computer. Access to a Wi-Fi network (you’ll need Wi-Fi to get the computer ...
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WiFi synchronization speed lowered on heavy traffic on mobiles [closed]

I have a WiFi 801.11n/g network from the ADSL box of my provider (Freebox V6, should someone be from France). While streaming video to mobiles (iPhone 4S, iOS 6.0.1 or Galaxy S3/Note 2, Android 4.0.1) ...
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Adding exchange room calendars to iPad

I am trying to get an iPad to list Exchange room resources in its calendar. I have set up an account for the iPad to connect to exchange with it's own mailbox. This account has full access to the ...
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Sync calendars between iOS and Outlook

I need to sync two calendars, one being local on an iPhone and one being local on Outlook 2010. So how do I get them synced, so I can look at the Outlook Calendar from the iPhone and vice versa? I've ...
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NSMutableURLRequest returns null on real device, while returning image on simulator

I was testing my app that I've been working on for past 2 months. Basically it requests for JSON, that contains info about items. One field of JSON file is image_url. When I want to display this ...
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Why can't I install iChat on my Mac?

I was trying multiple times to install these iChat versions below, but they're not installing on my Mac: iChat Update 1.0 (Universal) iChat Update 1.0 (PPC) Whenever I'm trying to install these, ...
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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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User Initials setting in Microsoft OneNote / Author Highlighting

I have ended up with different initials on different devices in Microsoft OneNote. The result of them being different is that it thinks I am a different person making revisions and I end up with ...
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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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Where does TinyUmbrella keep settings files on Mac?

I just did a clean install and don't want to restore from Time Machine, where does TinyUmbrella keep all the device names and settings? I have all my shsh files, but there is no device listed on ...
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Is it possible to cancel an iCloud remote wipe submitted to an offline device?

I suppose this has to be too common, but when searching (both google and the SE network) the S/N ratio is too low to find a clear answer... Scenario: user looses her iOS6 iPhone4S user runs to ...
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Updating iPhone 4, from iOS 4 to iOS 6

I am having a bit of a painful situation here.. I offered to update a iphone for a friend. We just had reinstalled his computer, so we had no prior backups in iTunes. However, when the update process ...
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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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Mac OS X Lion can't install SDK and xCode

I would like to begin coding for iPhone and iPad so I installed Mac OS X Lion on VMWare. I tried to install xcode_3.2.5_and_ios_sdk_4.2_final (3.5)GB from the Apple developer website, but I can't ...
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xcode 4.5 not supporting in mac os x 10.7.3

I have updated the xcode 4.3.2 to 4.5 . I have mac version 10.7.3. dmg file which i have downloaded is not recognized by the mac . So I have to update the mac version also so from which version mac ...
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How to export all notes in OS X/iOS Notes.app?

I used to take all my notes on my iPhone and iPad in Notes.app. I recently switched and take all my notes using various text editors and store the notes in my Dropbox. However, my old notes I used to ...
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Issues with git on Mac

I installed the command line interface from GitHub's site. I created a new folder to pull files down to and tried to initialize my folder by issuing the command git init but I get command not found. ...
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Syncing contacts to iOS device with Exchange

I set up a Microsoft Exchange account on my iOS device to sync my Gmail contacts. But Microsoft Exchange is ignoring phone numbers that are labeled as 'iPhone' or 'main'. For example, John Smith: On ...
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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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Need to transfer large video from Camera!-app to computer

I have a jailbroken iPhone 4S and am trying to transfer a 25minute long HD-video that I have recorded through SmugMug's Camera-Awesome (Camera!) app. Once recorded in the app, it stays within that ...
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Why is my iPad connecting to S3 and using lots of bandwidth? [closed]

I noticed my connection has been extremely slow lately at some random times. I figured someone in my house was torrenting, so I booted up tcpdump on the router. What I found out is that it appears ...
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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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Is there any way to restore iOS Jailbroken device

Is there any way to restore iOS Jailbroken device? or once it jailbroken then warranty gone?Does jailbroking effects hardware of the device?
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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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Can I/how do I recover data from crashed MobileNotes app?

My MobileNotes app (the built in Notes app for iPhone) has entered some sort of inconsistent state and is now crashing on startup. I would like to recover my notes from it (and also get the app ...
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How do I compress a directory?

Hey guys I was wondering how would I gzip 7z tar or just regular zip a directory like this /var/Backups/Tones regular gzip won't do it because Tones is a directory and this site ss64.com/bash doesn't ...
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Odd UI bug in Xcode 4.3.2

I have this annoying UI bug when using Xcode 4.3.2. Every time I press the space bar, the whole text scroll view jumps. Does anyone know why this happens, or how to stop it? Edit: Happens, for ...
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Making music on a Mac [closed]

I am making an iOS game and I wanted to make hawaiian music for the game. What would be a good solution for a Mac? I don't want to use GarageBand. Edit I need the song to have a ukulele sound like ...
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What is this type of UI component called?

What is this kind of UI component called? I think it makes more sense in certain cases than a set of radio buttons and I'd like to create a similar component for a web app I'm developing. I just want ...
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Multimedia PDF (Audio, Video and Links) That works on Desktop and iOS

We've got a client that wants to have a PDF that has embedded audio, video and links. Using Acrobat Pro 9.x I've been able to embed all three no problem. They all work/playback if I use Acrobat ...
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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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Java IDE, iOS App [closed]

I have an iPod touch. I am a java developer. Sometimes I just want to type out a few lines on my iPod while I'm waiting for something. Is there a java IDE app for iOS? I've looked around and have ...
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can't download xcode from appstore?

I have Mac lion and I have Xcode 4.2 installed (downloaded from appstore for free). Today I wanted to upgrade to 4.3.2. Then I searched Xcode from appstore, on the Xcode page, it says "Free", then I ...
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Is iOS OpenSource? And Mac OS X/Darwin?

I notice on the open opensource.apple.com site. It has iOS. Is it opensource? If it is, How do i build it. I would love to have a self built iOS :P. And, mac. Is that 100% open source? I know there ...
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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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Can't find AU Lab on Mac

Can't find AU Lab on my Mac mini. I have Xcode installed. Where can I find the program?
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Recover Photos from an iPhone in DFU Mode

I have an iPhone 4 that is not jailbroken and crashed when it was updating itself to iOS 5.1. I can go into recovery mode and DFU mode, is there anything I can do to get my photos?
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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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Why is it that XCode cannot push my changes?

I am writing an iOS application in XCode. I associated a remote repository to it. I finished writing a View Controller file and then went to File -> Source Control -> Commit. I wrote a commit ...
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How come I cannot create a new nib file in XCode?

I am trying to create a new nib file in my empty iPhone application project in XCode. I go to File -> New, after which XCode presents me with these options. I tried selecting "Objective-C ...
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Will an iOS reinstall make a jailbroken-iPhone “supported by Apple” again? [closed]

Will an iOS reinstall make a jailbroken-iPhone "supported by Apple"? Similarly, does such an iOS reinstall "reset" the iPhone (jailbroken or not) back to a "clean, factory default" state? I have an ...
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iOS 5.1 cannot connect to internet [closed]

Has anybody else who upgraded their iPhone 4 (not 4s) to iOS 5.1 had problems connecting to the internet while not on wifi? Mine can't connect at all when I'm out of the house. Is this my phone ...