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How do I move a usb device to another account in OSX

I have a mac mini that my wife and I use to backup our iPhones. Currently we both have user accounts that are both admin accounts. We use our laptops to control the mini from remote. The problem comes ...
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iPhone doesn't complete loading iTunes library via Home Sharing

I've been trying to use iTunes / Music.app on my iPhone 4S running latest iOS 7.1.1 (11D201) and access the "Home Shared" iTunes library that my Mac Pro (10.9.3) makes available on my network. No ...
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0answers
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Mac OSX tethering setup

I recently got the ability to tether my Macbook Pro (Mavericks) to my iPhone. I was curious how people eliminate un-needed network traffic while tethered to avoid data overages? Is there some sort of ...
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0answers
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Is it possible to mirror an iPhone on a Mac with the lightning cable?

I'm trying to demo a custom video conferencing app and it doesn't work over Airplay. (I'm not sure why; as soon as a video connection is established the Airplay->Reflector connection is severed). It ...
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0answers
133 views

USB mounting seems borked on Mavericks

I'm having some strange issues on a used Mac Pro (cheesegrater) that I recently acquired. It seems like it won't recognize USB-drives of any sort. I've had problems with all of the following: Generic ...
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1answer
39 views

How to get photos off my iphone when connecting to new machine?

I have an iphone 5s. I set it up on one computer a few months ago. Now I connect it to a new laptop, iTunes starts and shows me the following: Welcome to Your New iPhone Would you like to set up ...
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1answer
79 views

Disable title bar on OSX iPhone simulator

I often show my iOS apps on my MacBook Pro for demonstrations using the iPhone simulator. I Don't have a retina display so now when the simulator opens it looks really poor with just the square zoomed ...
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0answers
165 views

Can't view VIVOTEK VI-SD8362E on a MAC or set up iviewer app on iphone & night vision doesn't do what it's supposed to

I have installed 2 VI-SD8362E IP cameras and got myself a public IP in order to view them remotely. This I can only do in Microsoft's Internet Explorer(don't go there, don't like IE) The problem is: ...
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1answer
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How to Airdrop between Mac and iPhone?

Why does it seem impossible to get AirDrop to work between my MacBook Air (running Mountain Lion) and an iPhone? We can get things to work between iPhones, and between MacBooks, but the iPhones can't ...
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0answers
19 views

iPhoto import conumdrum

I have an iPhone, I have a Mac OS X, and I have iPhoto. I want to be able to plug my iPhone into my Mac and have it import my photos to the Pictures folder on my hard drive, not iPhoto's special photo ...
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0answers
54 views

I lost data on my Notes (Mac OSX) due to iCloud sync

So here is what happened. I created a Note called fileA. It was on iCloud and I also have an iPhone on iCloud. Here is the sequence of events: fileA is updated to v2 on iPhone and Mac OSX I backup ...
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1answer
251 views

Mac OS X Lion - Outlook 2011 Sync with iPhone

I just had to reinstall Outlook 2011 and im having problems to sync my contacts and calendar with my iphone. When i open the Sync Services panel on Outlook it doesnt show nothing, its blank, just as ...
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1answer
107 views

Looking for a music organizer, with possible cloud features [closed]

I am looking for a music organisation app for a mac with quite specific requirements. I have resorted to a forum after a fair time googling and trying out several apps. My friend, who is a music ...
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0answers
186 views

iPhone not syncing with iTunes

In iTunes under apps tab, it list all the apps which I have in my iTunes account. When I click on the Install button of the app, button name gets changed to will install & also on the right side ...
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1answer
3k views

An .mov video that is upside down in Windows appears right side up in OSX

I have an MacBookPro with Windows installed via BootCamp. I copied a video off the iPhone and saved it on the windows partition. The thumbnail of the video looks upside down. When I play it in ...
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Lightroom 3 doesn't recognize my iPhone 3GS

I have Lightroom 3.6, and an iPhone 3GS. When I plug my iPhone in via USB port it shows up in iPhoto, but not in Lightroom. Lightroom does recognize my Lumix camera though... what's up?
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0answers
137 views

How could I stop power going to USB Ports without stopping data transfer on a Mac?

I have an iPod touch and I am fed up with it top-up charging when it is plugged into Xcode. Is there any way that I could stop the power output through USB without stopping the data flow? Thanks in ...
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1answer
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How can I mount an iPhone as a drive on OS X

When I plug my iPhone in on Windows, it automatically detected as a USB mass-storage device and mounts as a disk. How can I set this up in Finder under OS X?
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3answers
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How to search for file names only with wildcards in Spotlight? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use wildcard characters in Spotlight search? I have two questions about Spotlight: Can Spotlight be set to not search keywords in files' contents? I just want ...
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1answer
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iPhone sync with iTunes stuck on “Waiting for items to copy”

I'm having a problem with iTunes where syncing my iPhone ends up seeming to basically finish, but it says "Waiting for items to copy" after everything else, and just stays there for... well, a very ...
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2answers
179 views

What video format(s) should be used to serve Macs, PCs, and Mobile Devices?

In 2007, I started a site based on streaming and downloading poker strategy videos. At that point in time, the best solution I came up with for supporting users of Macs and PCs was to provide the ...
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2answers
2k views

iPhone contacts not syncing with Mac OS X Address Book

I have an iPhone 4 and MacĀ OS X Lion. In iTunes I have checked Info > Sync Address book contacts. However when I add a new contact to Address Book and click on sync, I do not see the new contact on ...
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2answers
719 views

How do I get the Google Maps URL from an iPhone photo?

I'm trying to find an easy way to get the URL (or pin) of a Google Map based on the GPS location attached to my iPhone images. I see the map for my pictures in iPhoto, but I cannot find any way to ...
5
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1answer
752 views

I want to monitor and limit OS X's data transfer while I'm tethering via my iPhone

So, I have an iPhone with Sprint service. They offer a mobile hotspot add-on option. Sprint will offer me 5GB of data transfer under this plan, but then they will charge me extra. Specifically, they ...
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2answers
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How do I stop Image Capture from opening whenever I connect my iPhone?

Whenever I connect my iPhone to my Mac (Lion), the Image capture app starts. How do I stop this? Image capture doesn't have any preferences.
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3answers
2k views

How to view file's path in XCode?

I am trying to debug another developer's iPhone project. I am using XCode 4.2 on Mac OS X Lion. Now, when I try to compile the project, I get an error saying that some files are missing. These files ...
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1answer
562 views

iphone vpn and proxy

I have a situation where a user has an iphone and a macbook. The macbook uses a SOCKS proxy via ssh to access some internal webpages. Is is possible for either the iPhone to do the same, or can the ...
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1answer
99 views

How to sync apps with one Mac and 3 devices?

We have 1 Mac, with 1 iTunes account, and 3 iOS devices. Every time we sync one device, iTunes either spams it with ALL apps from ALL devices, OR it removes all of the apps from the device including ...
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2answers
198 views

How does one set up a local server

How does one setup a local server on there Mac? I know that MAMP can be used, but how does one set it up and connect to it locally? Is MAMP the best way to go? I am just after an easy to use ...
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2answers
442 views

How to stream movies from LG Network Storage N2B1D to iPad, iPhone, Mac and TV?

I'm the owner of a brand new LG Network Storage N2B1D. I want to stream movies (or images) through a local network. For now, I can browse files with a Mac or iPhone/iPad but I can't read content. ...
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2answers
138 views

Upgrading to Mac OS X Lion from Snow Leopard then recover Snow Leopard

As we know we can upgrade to Mac OS X Lion from Snow leopard 10.6.8. Once this has been done, can we recover Snow Leopard again, or do we have to reinstall Snow Leopard? Additionally, can we install ...
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2answers
543 views

How to put wmv videos into my iPad 2 on Mac?

Recently i made my own videos with Windows Movie Maker and output the vidoes as .wmv format on my computer, now i want to put it onto my iPad 2, so that i can easily share with my friend and easily ...
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1answer
96 views

Some files transferred from my iPhone has no read access to other people?

I've just went back from a trip and took lots of pictures with my DSLR and my iPhone. I gave my friend the files, we're both using Mac OS X Snow Leoapard. Strangely, some files transferred from my ...
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1answer
653 views

How to convert a video which was recorded using an iPhone from portrait to landscape

I recorded a video using my iphone in landscape mode. When I watch the video back on the iPhone there is no problem because I can rotate the device to watch it back in landscape mode. But when ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

How to copy iPhone contacts on Mac?

I just got a new Mac. My iPhone contacts are extensive and complete. I understand that if I want to sync the computer and the IPhone, I must make sure the computer is the source since all existing ...
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0answers
502 views

Auto-connect an iPhone to a MacBook via Bluetooth?

My iPhone is connected to a MacBook via Bluetooth. But after waking up the MacBook from standby, they do not reconnect automatically. Instead, just an error message is shown indicating that the ...
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2answers
749 views

Is there software that lets you stream music from your computer to an iPhone over the web? [closed]

I'm looking for software that does the following: Runs some sort of server on the notebook that I point at where I keep my music files. Comes with an app or Web UI that lets me browse and play those ...
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1answer
889 views

Streaming video file to iPhone

I have a http streaming link which gives me .flv streaming feed. I want to convert that and access in my iPhone program. How can i do that? I want to have a desktop software like VLC and input this ...
5
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2answers
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Can I access mac iTunes library from an iPad?

Can I access my iMac based iTunes library from my iPad over my home wifi? I know I can sync them up but the library is too big. Edit; just to clear(er), the movies, podcasts etc which are stored on ...
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4answers
105 views

Is there a way to see all web connections your mac has made? ip and ports?

I'm trying to find out what the exact connection my mac is connected to when i stream radio from http://www.talksport.co.uk/radio/listen-live The reason I wanted to find out the exact connection is ...
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3answers
11k views

Office 2011 Mac, Sync calendars with google apps and iPhone

Our office will be using Office 2011 for email contacts and calendar. Currently we are using apple mail/ical and address book. My primary concern is syncing calendars with google apps. That said our ...
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1answer
1k views

File is not writable problem in xcode?

I created one user and gaveallow user to administrate this computer.But when I logged through that user ,I could not edit and save my xcode project files File is not writable error comes..it did not ...
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2answers
463 views

backup with tar via ssh

I know how to backup a filesystem with tar and restore it later, but i'd like to know how to do that with a remote system. I'm really terrible at all command piping stuff and i can't simply adapt the ...
0
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1answer
547 views

iTunes failing to sync an iTunes U playlist to my iPhone

I am having problems syncing iTunes U content to playlists on my iPhone. I have a playlist with podcasts, audiobooks and iTunes U content and when I sync only the books and podcasts are in the ...
0
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1answer
914 views

Home Sharing and Remote on iTunes causing firewall nags

It seems that enabling Home Sharing and/or hooking up my iPhone's Remote to iTunes causes Mac OS X Snow Leopard's firewall to freak out and keep nagging every time I launch iTunes to ask if I'd like ...
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2answers
2k views

Stream audio from my iPhone to my mac computer via bluetooth using A2DP?

Both OSX and the iPhone support A2DP, both as source-only. I would like to be able to transmit the audio from the iPod app (and other compatible applications) to my computer, i.e. to use my mac as ...
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1answer
41 views

Bulk Transfer of Videos to Online Source

I have a lot of videos that I have recorded on my iPhone 3gs. They are now in my iPhoto Library. In a year or so if I continue I can see myself running out of space. I am looking for a method ...
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3answers
664 views

Trying to install iPhone SDK 4, but it won't detect that Xcode has been closed

I've downloaded the iPhone SDK 4 and I started the installer. Everything seemed fine until it entered into the "installation" step, at which point an "Installation Alert" dialog was raised asking me ...
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4answers
11k views

How to view & copy iPhone photos on Mac OS X without iPhoto

From Mac OS X version 10.6 onwards, Apple insists that we buy iLife for exploring photos from the iPhone. In previous versions of OS X, I could easily explore my iPhone photos, using iPhoto directly ...
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2answers
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Canadian English on Apple products

Apple is an American company. As many of you probably know, Canadian English is different from American English, and closer to British English (e.g. colour instead of color). I use iWork and Microsoft ...