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Skype putting messages in random places/times

I am skyping someone who is on an iPhone (I am on Windows 7), and his messages are getting placed in random places in the conversation window (as if he is time travelling and messaging me). The times ...
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Transfer photos from iPhone 5 to Mac OS X 10.7

I am trying to transfer a few pics from my Macbook to my iPhone. I read your previous answer. Due to my tech lack of know-how, I am unable to even get started. I can not find any photo tab in iTunes. ...
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iPhone can't access local website hosted on IIS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to configure IIS on my PC so that other machines can access it I have a laptop (with Windows 7 on it), an iPhone, and a Wi-Fi access point. I have hosted a local ...
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“New Screenshot” button is disabled in Xcode Organizer

I have connected my iPhone to my Mac. When I open Xcode Organizer, the New Screenshot button is disabled. Any idea why? Xcode Version 4.3.2 iOS 6.0.1 P.S: I posted this in apple.stackexchange but ...
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Can I stop iPhone apps from changing my Gmail status? [closed]

I recently got the Mo+ GV iPhone app to replace talkatone and it's a thousand times better. The problem is is that when I'm logged in (It connects to GTalk/voice) my gmail status is changed to an ...
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Is it possible to open someone's Xcode snapshot in my Xcode?

My boss sent me a Xcode Snapshot of the project that he is working on, but I don't know how to open it and I am not sure if it's possible to open it. Can someone teach me?
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What exactly will hiding my router's SSID achieve and can all of my devices connect to it?

To expand on the title, if I hide my SSID, does this mean devices (excluding advanced network tools) will not be able to see it in a normal WIFI search, or does it mean something else? Also, if I do ...
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.MP4 video (h.264 format) is not playing in iPhone when I host the video in Amazon EC2 instance

I have converted my source.flv video into target.mp4 (h.264 format) by using following command: ffmpeg -i source.flv -r 25 -b:a 128k -strict -2 -c:v libx264 -preset slow -s 320x240 -b:v 768k -ar ...
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How can I sync photo folders in my laptop with my 4s iphone?

I have about 50 folders on my laptop with various pictures in them e.g. 2006 Germany World Cup. Upto the 4S I was able to manually copy the folders back and forth using Windows explorer, but this ...
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Fastest way to bluetooth tether a phone in Windows 8

As a web developer, connecting my laptop computer to the internet via bluetooth with my iphone is something I do several times a day. Is there an easy way to do this in Windows 8 that I'm missing? It ...
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Bluetooth 4.0 Dongle detectable by iPhone 4S/5

I bought a CSR Bluetooth 4.0 dongle, when plugged into my computer, initially my iPhone 5 could not detect it, but if I set the dongle to broadcast as Headset mode in the Bluetooth settings, the ...
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How to (step-by-step) retrieve a picture from the iPhone contact list? [closed]

My iPhone 4S allows me to get to any contact on the list and edit it -- no surprise, so far. It allows me (on edit mode) to copy the picture of my contact. I apply my finger on the picture and small ...
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Corporate email on iphone [closed]

I am trying to setup corporate email on an iPhone, the user can check email while on company's Wi-Fi network but can't do it when they use their 3G network. This is the case with this user only. ...
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copying a large video file from iPhone to external hard drive hangs

I connected my iPhone 4S as well as my Toshiba external hard drive to my Dell Windows 7 laptop. For relatively small files I can use Ctrl-C and Ctrl-V to copy directly from the iPhone to the external ...
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tethered jailbreak, I don't know what to do? [closed]

I just jailbroke my ipod, and at the end of the process I got a note that said something like "this is a tethered jailbreak, so to reboot you most hit extras and just boot." or something, but i really ...
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Mac OS X Lion - Xcode components simulator location

When we downloaded Xcode 4.5.1, to test applications in older simulators we installed it from Settings->Downloads->Components Now there is Xcode 4.5.2 available. Again we need to download ...
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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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Any Windows XP software can tether my PC to iPhone?

I don't have admin access rights on one of the notebook, so I could not install iTune. However the tethering features is really good, it allows me to browse internet via my iphone, while there's no ...
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Any advide on transfering iphone contacts to itunes? [closed]

So here's the thing, I accidently spilled water on my iphone 4, although it has been fixed, it still get kind of "unstable", sometimes it just suddenly shut itself down. Now I'm saving money for the ...
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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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Which is the best way to sync and share contacts and calender between Thunderbird, iPhone and Android?

I would like to keep my contacts and a calendar synchronized between several desktops and cellphones. Is there a way to achieve this without using Google or similar organisations? I want to keep my ...
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Is there a plist editor available as an Eclipse plugin?

I am a mobile apps developer currently working on most of my projects out of Xcode, but have the need to use Eclipse for various tasks, such as XML editing. I have created a lightweight version of ...
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iPhone Contact Sync [closed]

I have a new iPhone, which is synced with iTunes for music. I have around 200 contacts on here - I read somewhere if I sync now my iPhone with Exchange, it will overwrite all my contacts, leaving my ...
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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 ...
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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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What is the best practice for saving iPhone video & pictures?

I have an iPhone 4S and have it backed up via iCloud, Photostream turned on, and iTunes sync over WiFi enabled. Unfortunately, my daughter (2 yrs) got a hold of the iPhone and started deleting photos, ...
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Does Whatsapp use wi-fi where possible? [closed]

I just got Whatsapp on the new iPhone 5. I know it uses the data plan to send messages, but I'm wondering if it will use WiFi instead where possible?
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PNG works on iPhone but not through computer

I downloaded an app from Cydia called "Conway's Game of Life" to both my iPhone and my computer. On the iPhone it renders correctly, but on the computer some of the PNG files of the Cydia .deb ...
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Video taken on iPhone showing up as black when opened in Quicktime, but fine when opened in VLC?

I took a video on my iPhone 4S upside down. I searched around the Internet and found a post stating that Apple's QuickTime Pro can losslessly rotate/flip videos. First of all, is this definitely the ...
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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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iphone hides all music and app storage in windows explorer

I just wondered this and seems no one ever asked, I searched online with all possible words combinations but no result. My question is, seems years before you can directly access the content (music, ...
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What is the @ sign on the end of file permission on terminal?

I have a sound file in my app that the iPhone does not play. After checking other problems I checked the file permission in terminal. What I can see is that the file permission of this file has a- @ ...
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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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iExplorer unable to start the iPhone listener process error

When I install iExplorer 3.0.1.9 (and run as admin) on Windows 7 I get this error message: Unable to start the iPhone listener process. This error may occur because iTunes is not installed. ...
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Windows 7 ad-hoc mode with iphone, no APIPA IP addressing on Windows 7

I want my Windows 7 laptop and my iPhone to "see" each other via wireless ad-hoc mode. My iPhone is getting the appropriate APIPA addressing (169.254.xxx.xxx), but my Windows 7 operating system is ...
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PC mic+audio to iPhone'ish plug

I have a good headset with a mic which has a plug like that which is on the standard iPhone ear buds. In other words, one plug for both mic and audio. I'd like to use this headset with my computer. ...
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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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Connecting to OWA/Exchange from Android/iPhone only works outside firewall. Internal wifi = can't find external server

We can only connect to ActiveSync on our exchange server from the outside world (using our external IP address). This is true for iPhone, Android, and OWA (outlook web access). Once we connect one of ...
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Image keeps being rejected due to requirements

I am trying to add a screenshot of an iPhone app to the iPhone app submission form. They have these requirements for an image: Screenshots must be .jpeg, .jpg, .tif, .tiff, or .png file that is ...
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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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How does Google two-auth factor work?

I'd like to turn on Google's two authentication factor on but first I'd like to understand how it works. Specifically I'd like to use the Google app for smartphones (btw I checked the FAQ and this is ...
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Send mail from iPhone via Gmail (Exchange) sends 'Sent Item' back as 'New Mail'

I have just set up Gmail on my iPhone4 using the Exchange/IMAP method (m.google.com). Everything works great - the only problem I'm having is that when I send a new mail from my iPhone to myself, I ...
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Accept calls from my iPhone 4S on my Windows 7 PC

What steps would be necessary to connect an iPhone 4S to a Windows 7 desktop computer, and then to accept a phone call from the microphone/headset on my computer? I'm essentially looking to pair my ...
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PC connects to wifi on Channel 11 but iMac/iPhone can't. All work fine on Channel 5. Why? I'm not in a busy area

As follows Windows PC connects to wifi (Netgear DGN2000) on router's default Channel 11 fine. iMac makes a connection over wifi on Channel 11 and gets IP address, subnet, router address but can't ...
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IMAP syncronisation problems with google apps (GMail), iPhone and Apple Mail (messages only delivered to one device)

We have been successfully using Google Apps for our email in my office for some time now but this week one (just one) of my users has developed a problem I cannot solve. As far as I can see, no ...
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Control laptop video playback via iPhone

I've connected my windows7 laptop to my TV using an HDMI cable so that I can watch iplayer, youtube, google videos etc. Is there any way I can control the video playback remotely using my iPhone 3. ...
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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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iTunes: Unable to sync playlist that missing from “Sync Music” option

I'm unable to sync playlists to my iPhone because they simply won't show in iTunes' "Sync Music" screen. For example, in iTunes (on my desktop), I have several playlist folders. One folder has 18 ...
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Authenticating SSL in a Windows Proxy

I need to inspect some traffic from my iPhone to debug an application, which is going and coming from an https address. Since I don't have a Mac at the moment, I tried with Paros proxy, which I had ...