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 to update iOS after direct download [closed]

How do I update iOS after downloading the files from a direct link??
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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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Easy/fast dictionary lookup from articles/text

My native language isn't English but Dutch. Besides that I have mostly no problem with English texts. But now and then, especially in technical articles, I come across words I don't immediately ...
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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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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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Installing Xcode 4 / iOS SDK 4.3

I just bought, downloaded and installed Xcode 4 through the Mac App Store. The Xcode 4 detail page in the App Store says: Xcode 4 runs on Mac OS X Snow Leopard and includes the Xcode IDE, ...
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Will updating iPod touch erase songs/apps?

I have an iPod touch (not mine) connected to my PC (authorized and linked to the same account of the iPod's owner). The thing is configured for manual sync, current music and apps are on a different ...
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Using Apps on non-iOS devices?

Is there anyway to keep using the apps that I bought, if I no longer have an iOS device? I am wondering if there is some sort iOS simulator on the PC.
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Can we install (Mac + iPhone SDK 4.1) using vmware (Virtual Machine)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard in VMWare? Can we install (Mac + iPhone SDK 4.1) using vmware (Virtual Machine)?
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How to get Text messages off of iPhone in ubuntu?

I have an iPhone 4 and I wanted to copy all my text messages off of it. Is there a utility to do this under Ubuntu? Or is there a way to access them through the file menu/cmd line?
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How to route all traffic via a local SSH SOCKS proxy on iOS?

Note: although iOS is technically for "cell phones" which aren't permitted on SU, this questions seems is technical and not about regular usage, that I consider it computer software. I'd like to have ...
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What is the best free software for transferring media from my iPod Touch to iTunes/Computer for Windows? [closed]

I have lost my iTunes media data on my computer and need to extract the media from my iPod Touch. I can't find any free tools that do this.
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Can I intercept my iPhone's HTTP requests with my Mac?

I'd like to be a man-in-the-middle between my iPhone and the internet for debugging purposes. In particular, I'd like to convince my iPhone that a particular host on the internet is my local ...
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iPhone game center can't create sandbox account

Whenever I try to create an account on the simulator or device, I get a message "game center account services are currently unavailable. Please try again later." Furthermore, I have never been able ...
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Installing XCode and iOS

I want to get started in iPhone development, so I downloaded Xcode and the iOS SDK which was more than 2.7GB. Now when I open the downloaded package I only have 2 files: one PDF and one .mpkg at ...
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Can I configure AirPort Express from iOS?

An AirPort Express makes a nice travel companion for an iPad or iPod Touch. However, it seems to require a Mac to run the AirPort Utility for the initial setup (passwords and stuff). Is there any way ...
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Remote access and boot for my iMac?

I'm using my iPad to remotely develop apps (I test when I get back to my iMac) and to make other small changes to files on my computer. Until now, I've been using TeamViewer for iOS and iMac and it ...
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Is it possible to virtualize the iPhone OS?

I was wondering if it was possible to virtualize an iPhone's OS on my Mac. Maybe through VMware or another application?
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How can I randomize my MAC address on boot on both iOS and Mac OS X?

I would like my MAC addresses on my Mac OS X (iMac) and iOS devices (iPhone, iPad) to be randomized on boot. I have no idea how to generate the random MAC, nor to insert it into the boot process. Any ...
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How can I transfer items from my iPhone into my iTunes?

i just formatted my computer a few weeks ago. This week, iTunes suggested I upgrade my iPhone OS to 4.0.2. Ok .. but just before I start the install, i get the following warning: So i'm assuming ...
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iOS (iPhone/iPod Touch) Fetch Vs. Push [closed]

Going through advanced Mail, Contacts, Calendars settings on my iPod Touch with iOS 4.0, I noticed an option for fetch, instead of push. What exactly is the difference between fetch and push for the ...
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Turning on Airplane Mode on an iPod Touch [closed]

After I upgraded to iOS 4, there is an Airplane mode in the Settings on my 2nd generation iPod Touch. Will turning on Airplane Mode improve its battery life noticeably?
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Can I run iOS apps on my Mac?

I've seen a number of neat iPhone apps recently that I'd like to use. In particular, there are a number of neat musical apps (metronome, tuner, etc.) that seem highly rated, and have no real Mac ...
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Jailbreaking an iPod touch 2G: Is it possible with OS 3.1.1 [closed]

I own an iPod touch 2G and would like to jailbreak it so that i can develop with something other than objective-c. However the information on the "iphone dev-team" blog seems unclear. Is it at all ...