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Download all Stack Overflow podcasts onto my iPhone

I want to copy all of the Stack Overflow podcasts onto my iPhone. Unfortunately, iTunes will only let me get the last 10. Nik suggested a method of importing MP3s into iTunes, but it appears that this ...
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How to use an my iphone as a modem 3G for my computer

I would like to use my iPhone as 3g modem connection for my PC. Can anyone let me know I can do so?
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Sync Iphone in Windows XP running as Virtualbox guest under Ubuntu 9.10

I run (K)Ubuntu 9.10 as my main operating system, but I still have a valid XP license, so I've been running Windows XP as a guest operating system with Virtualbox 3.10. I cannot get Itunes (running ...
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Making the iPhone work with stripped down Windows XP

this is my first time posting here and I have a really specific question. I have an ASUS eee 901 running Windows XP Home. I had everything working well, but then I decided to improve performance by ...
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Disable iPhone Yahoo contacts sync

Every time I plug in my iPhone, iTunes pops up a dialog asking for sync with Yahoo contacts. after I cancel, it pops up again, for 4-5 more times. But the 'Sync Yahoo!Address Book contacts' option is ...
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Present iPhone application to the Board

We have a new app for the iPhone which is to be presented to the Board. I am asking if anyone has any ideas for the most effective way to present using the actual device. In reality the device is the ...
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Excluding specific labels from gmail push on iPhone

I have setup gmail push on my iPhone. Is there any way to exclude certain labels from being pushed? I get a lot of emails from mailing lists which I'd rather not be pushed to my phone.
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iPhone tethering via USB not working

I can't get USB tethering to work. My setup: iMac with Mac OS 10.6.2 iPhone 3G, Sofware version 3.1.2 (Build 7D11) The phone shows up in iTunes and syncing works as it should. I went to System ...
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iPhone GSM chatter causes USB interference / disconnects

When my (first gen) iPhone does some GSM transmitting (which I can hear through my speakers as very loud chatter), my usb mouse will occasionally disconnect and reconnect. My iPhone isn't physically ...
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Sync wireless network information to iPhone?

Is it possible to sync the wireless network information to your iPhone from a computer (MacBook Pro in my case). Our wireless at work has a REALLY long and complicated password, and I've already typed ...
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iPhone sync with multiple iTunes

How can I syncronize my iPhone with 2 iTunes (one at work running on Windows, and another at home on a Mac). I just need to sync photos, music and apps with both. Calendar comes from Google.
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UNC Path to photos on iPhone on Windows XP

I would like to manipulate (copy and/or move) the photos I took with my iPhone from the command line or a Perl script. But when I plug the iPhone, it doesn't get a drive letter: in 'My Computer', ...
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How can I delete a podcast episode from my iPhone?

I have an iPhone and an iPod. I'm subscribed to one podcast. My iPod is set up to download the 10 most recent unplayed, and the iPhone is set to download the 10 least recent unplayed. One night, I ...
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iPhone-link Sync in Apple Mail

Is it possible to setup an iPhone-like sync with Mail on Snow Leopard? Currently it downloads all 18000 messages from Gmail (IMAP) and when I delete a messages, it isn't deleted from Gmail. Can ...
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I just woke up one morning and my iPhone 3GS had the glass on its coverface cracked?

I just woke up one morning and my iPhone 3GS had the glass on its coverface cracked?!!? I had a friend who has a PhD in Physics from Stanford tell me this is due to a flaw in the manufacture of the ...
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How to stop iPhoto and iTunes from opening automatically when plugging in an iPhone?

I'm still pretty much a noob in OS X (Snow Leopard, if that makes any difference). How to stop iPhoto and iTunes from opening automatically when plugging in an iPhone?
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jailbreaking Iphone 2G in windows 7 and how to?

Is there a tutorial on how to jailbreak iPhone 2G using windows 7? I can't find any software that is compatible with windows 7. I need some tutorials to fix my iphone and install some new and useful ...
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Transfer purchased songs without syncing in iTunes

My iPhone is synced to another computer. I bought some songs on iTunes and now can't figure out how to transfer the songs to my iPhone! If I try to sync it will warn me that it will first delete my ...
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How to download Xcode documentation? (on windows)

Xcode Documentation only downloads to the current computer from within Xcode. I want to download the iPhone OS 3.0 Reference Library but the thing is - I am not using my Mac right now. My Mac is at my ...
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Sending an image from MMS to email

(I hope this is on-topic, iPhone is a computer) I'd like to use an iPhone to transfer images from an older phone to email. I've sent them to the iPhone using MMS, but I can't seem to figure out how ...
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Does creating a new library and syncing it result in deletion of existing content?

I sync my iPhone via iTunes from data stored in my external data. All of my data ( ie, music, iTunes libraries etc) are stored in the external drive. Now my external drive isn't powering on due to ...
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iPhone 3G on OS 3.0

I have an iPhone 3G & since I have upgraded to OS 3.0 it has really started to slow down. All the applications are slow, typing is slow & moreover the games I purchased previously run too ...
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Can't connect iPhone to my wireless router @home

I've just got myself an iPhone 3GS, but I can't connect it to my router at home Under network settings I can see the name of my wireless, I'm trying to connect using the passwords I have but it fails ...
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Manage podcasts outide of iTunes for iPhone

I have a rather large list of podcasts I sync with my iPhone couple of times' each weeek. My problmes is however that I have à couple of computer and I cacanr find à good way to update from any of the ...
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Shared Exchange Calendars on iPhone

I have my work exchange account synced with my iPhone 3G. The problem is that I do not see the calendars that are shared with me (i.e. My boss's). Is there a way to fix this?
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How can I find out what Wifi networks my iPhone knows about?

Is there a way to find out what Wifi networks my iPhone will automatically try to connect to if it finds them? If I go into Settings and then Wi-Fi, I can see the wireless networks that are ...
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Does anyone know an iPhone app that replicates the 'Find My iPhone' feature of MobileMe?

(Non-Jailbreaking Method) I'm trying to replicate many of the MobileMe functions using free alternatives, like Google Sync for Contact/Calendar/Email. Storage is being handled by Dropbox as a ...
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iPhoto fails to see my new iPhone 3Gs

Two weeks ago I have bought the new iPhone 3Gs. It synced like charm with iTunes and I was happy until a couple of days ago when I noticed that there was absolutely no way I could get any photos from ...
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How to make Windows 7 aware about iPhone photo orientation

When transferring photos from the iPhone to the PC, the photos are not showed by Windows Explorer in the correct orientation, but I know there is some EXIF info in the photo with the orientation ...
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Syncing text files from iPhone to windows folder

I'm looking for a Text editor on the iPhone that can edit multiple files and two-way sync them with a directory on my windows machine whenever I connect the phone. On my desktop, I use wikidPad as ...
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How to control audio player in the lock screen? [closed]

Sometimes there are buttons for music control in the lock screen (next/previous song, play/pause), but sometimes they're not shown in the lock screen and I have to unlock my iPod Touch and click the ...
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Close WiFi iPhone

Does anyone knows how to open/close the wifi from an app? If not, how can the app direct the user to the wifi settings?
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What key works like End using a Mac with Synergy

I have recently got a Mac mini to do IPhone Dev on (like many others) and I am using the excellent Synergy to share one keyboard and mouse with 2 machines and 2 monitors. Everything is lovely and it ...
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Stop Skype from syncing iPhone contacts?

How do you stop Skype from syncing with your iPhone contacts? It appears to do the sync whenever you sync your iPhone in iTunes. Not sure how to turn this off.
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iPhone Organization

More of a preference thing than anything, but is it possible to make the artists have numbers as the starting character show up before the artists with A as the first character? Seems like a lot of ...
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Display all podcasts you're subscribed to on the iPhone

Like a lot of people (or at least I imagine), I have iTunes set to sync all unplayed podcasts episodes to my iPhone, and also to delete the ones I have listened to. This obviously has the benefit that ...
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Can't auto-connect to hidden WiFi network from iPhone

I have access to a WiFi-network with SSID broadcast disabled and protected using WEP. It works great to connect to the WLAN-network manually using the iPhone, but I have to do it manually every time. ...
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Is there a way to sync my todo list with my desktop & iPhone/iPod touch?

I currently use Thunderbird/Lightning for my calendar. It syncs great with Google Calendar which syncs with my iPod touch. Now I want the same kind of process for a task list. I like remember the ...
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Creating Apple iPhone/iPod-Like Icons

What is the best way to create apple iPhone/iPod shaped icons, ideally there should be a website that you can upload images to and have an them shaped to the default shape, etc. Does this exists? ...
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iPhone Meeting Creation?

The keynote that first introduced us iPhone users to our long sought for OS 3 claimed with an onscreen feature list that we would be able to create meeting invitations on our phones. This seems to be ...
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No Virtualization Technology on my Virtual PC; other ways to install Virtual Windows XP?

I need some other solution to install my Virtual Windows XP in my computer (running in Windows 7) that will support USB (my iPhone, I'm trying to install WinPwn that is only compatible in Windows XP ...
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winpwn for windows 7 problem help need

I've been trying to install winpwn 2.5 in windows 7 but it's not compatible. Winpwn is just compatible for winxp and below; and I don't have any computer or laptop that has a different Operating ...
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Download all Flickr sets/images?

We'd like to download all our Flickr photos & sets to iPhoto or just to a PC directory so we can sync our photos & sets to our iPhones (and possibly get off Flickr). Is there a way to do ...
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iPhone - Outlook 2010 sync'd items

I'm not sure if this is a problem with Outlook 2010, or the fact that I don't have an Exchange box, or the fact that I have two MAPI mailboxes (both using Outlook Live Connector), or something else... ...
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Prevent iTunes from starting when iPhone is plugged in on Windows

Is there any way to prevent iTunes from starting under XP when an iPhone is plugged in? Using iTunes v 9. Usually I just want to charge my phone and don't want iTunes to start. Note: Exact dup of ...
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Transferring contacts from an old phone to the iPhone

Getting contacts off your old mobile phone and onto the iPhone may or may not be a straightforward process. If you already have your contacts stored neatly in Outlook (Windows), Address Book (Mac) or ...
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What do I do when my iPhone is stuck at a screen with an USB cable and iTunes logo?

I just tried updating the iPhone's firmware, and things went haywire. iTunes informed the update had failed and linked me to iOS: Resolving update and restore alert messages. The iPhone is stuck on ...
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Stopping tethering through USB cable on Mac OS X and iPhone

I use iPhone tethering with Mac OS X, and it all works fine. I prefer to use it over bluetooth only. However, when I plug in the cable, it automatically tethers (which is annoying as when I plug it in ...
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How do I decode QR type barcodes on my iPhone? [closed]

I'm interested in Decoding and generating QR Type barcodes on my iPhone. I think it would be easier to generate them on my PC/Mac but I would like suggestions on how this can be done please?
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Downloading iplayer to iphone

Does anyone know the easiest way to get downloaded files from BBC iplayer onto the iphone? These download to a folder BBC/Repository as a .mp4 but itunes seems unable to import these.