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Reinstalling the iPhone OS

After using my iPhone for over a year, I now have 7 pages of applications and the phone has started to become old and slow. Coming from the windows-world, I suspect that a clean install will help a ...
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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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Editing contact in GMail overwrites iPhone contact photo with a poor quality picture

I spend a decent amount of time setting the photos for all the contacts on my iPhone so that the photo will come up full-screen when talking to them on the phone. I use ActiveSync to sync my iPhone ...
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Bridge between Wired and Wireless networks for a single device?

EDIT 18/05/2011: Thanks for your answers, bridge mode IS the solution in most cases for this problem, but I can't use it because it breaks my web server. I am now looking at setting up a specific ...
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iPhone app to play music from samba share

I have a samba server I use as a media center and I was wondering if there was an iPhone app to play music from it over wifi. It can be free or $$.
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Transferring photos from Mac to iPhone5

I've got a MacBook Pro on 10.7.5 and I'd like to transfer photos from my computer to my iPhone5. What's The easiest way to do so?
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Recover Exchange contacts from iPhone without Exchange access

Problem: I am trying to copy ~300 contacts from my iPhone (in a Microsoft Exchange mail account that I now don't have the password for) to my computer / GMail account. Background. I have been using ...
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Is it possible to access the shell (Darwin) on an iPhone?

In order to write some little script for example.
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More detailed report for iTunes “Capacity” bar for iPhone / iPod

When I plug my iPhone into iTunes, I see a horizontal "bar" labeled capacity. That bar shows me the space used for "audio", "video","photos", "Apps", "Other" and "Free". Is there a tool (on Mac/win ...
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Why does connecting my iPhone to iTunes causes my Acer laptop to crash?

I have an Acer Travelmate 8200 laptop and whenever I connect my iPhone to it, it crashes with a BSOD (Blue Screen Of Death). I have figured out that if I delete all the pictures in my phone I can get ...
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Find out rotation metadata from video in ffmpeg

If I use: ffmpeg -i in.mov -vf "transpose=1" out.mov all .mov files are getting rotated, but what I need is to automatically detect just the rotated videos and change orientation for just those ...
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Using my putty ssh tunnel with my iPhone or PS3

I'm living in a student residence, which has a proxy blocking a high number of things. I have a (virtual) private server, running with ubuntu 12.04 LTS, with an openssh server. I have configured a ...
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Windows 7 Explorer AutoPlay notifications - how to disable for certain devices?

Under Windows XP, it was possible to disable notifications from Explorer on inserting certain devices (for example, your iPhone). Under Windows 7, this seems to no longer be the case. I want to ...
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Compare two computers

I would like to compare my notebook with my iPhone (about power (speed)). i need something that is really "official" or let's me make a clear statement because I'm using it for a bachelor thesis. is ...
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iTunes resizing photos on sync

When I synch my photos into iPhone/iPod through iTunes the photos are being resized to smaller ones. I need to get high resolution images without being resized into the device. Is there any way to do ...
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Accidentally synced all Google contacts to iphone

I accidentally synced all Google contacts with email address to my iphone. Now my iphone contact listed is huge, with almost 3000 contacts. Sifting through them is a pain. Is there a way to ...
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Sync iPhone 4 to a new computer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I transfer my iPhone and iTunes application to another computer? Transfer music from iPhone to the computer i have a emergent problem for my iphone 4. My old ...
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How can I sync my iPhone to a new computer without erasing?

I want to charge my iPhone, but it wants me to erase everything when I plug it into the USB of a new computer. Is there a way to add it to a new computer and keep my data on the iPhone?
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Once you've enabled tethering on your iPhone, how do you undo this?

Sort of in response to this question, how do I remove the mobile config that gets installed on the iPhone? Are there any side-effects as a result of removing that configuration such as the data ...
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iPhone with Exchange Email [closed]

Quick question really - how can I sync my iPhone with my Exchange account - syncing calenders, contacts and emails, while also keeping all the existing contacts on my iPhone? The reason I ask is ...