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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' [closed]

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 ...
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sync wifi credentials across Mac devices?

I have an iPhone 4S, a new iPad and a MacBook Air. I haven't found this anywhere: want to know if there's a way to sync all the wi-fi credentials across all these devices. For example, I go into a ...
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iMessage program for Windows or similar? [closed]

iMessage (desktop app) is only for OS X and it's not clear if they'll bring it to Windows. I'd like to send text messages or iMessage texts using my computer. I have an iPhone iOS 5, jailbroken. I ...
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I would like to copy my iphone SMS from one backup to another

I recently have had to do a full restore to factory setting on my iPhone and now i want to copy my SMS messages from an old backup into a new backup made from the restored phone. I need to do this as ...
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Terminal emulation has stopped working. Garbage escape chars

To enable me to do some remote administration of our servers I started using a terminal emulation program called TouchTerm Pro on my iPhone. While not the smoothest experience, it has allowed me to ...
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SSH password not working from iPhone to laptop

I recently jailbroke my iPhone 4, running iOS 5.1, and am trying to recover some files that were deleted. I am new to SSH and am currently using Cygwin. The issue I'm having is that when I try to to ...
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How to import a Mumble certificate from iTunes to iPhone using the iTunes file transfer?

I am using the Mumble app on my iPhone 4 and I want to transfer my Mumble certificate from the Mumble on my computer to Mumble on my phone through iTunes. How do I import a Mumble certificate from ...
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Lost all photos/videos when plug my iPhone to different computer

My friend plug my phone to his computer and then doing something with iTunes. Perhaps it's an autosync. Now all of my videos and photos are gone. Restore from backup doesn't help, since it's just his ...
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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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Wi-Fi voice calling methods on a jailbroken iPhone? [closed]

I have a jailbroken iPhone 4S on AT&T in Cambridge, MA. My location has unreliable AT&T coverage, and I can't use Verizon or Sprint (too much coverage = pilot pollution). It's got to the point ...
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Get links to streaming video from an iOS app

There is this free app called GLWiz in the App Store, which basically allows you to watch satellite channels on your iPod. The good thing about this app is that you can have access to the HD ...
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iMessage not working [closed]

I'm not sure if here is the right place to ask, migrate if you think it does not. Recently I have a lot of problems with Apple's iMessage service. On a regular basis it tells me that the recipient is ...
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Can I sync my iPhone photos with Windows?

There's a setting in iTunes to sync a folder on my computer with my camera, but it seems to be a one-way sync - when I take pictures on my phone, they don't go onto my computer. Sometimes, when I ...
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iPhone doesn't appear under 'Computer' in windows explorer

I'm running a PC with Vista. My iPhone 4 when connected to the computer with a USB socket appears under 'Computer' in Windows Explorer. I have another iPhone of the same model which doesn't appear ...
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WRT54GL Tomato Router in Client wireless mode to an iPhone Personal Hotspot

I am trying to connect a router with Tomato firmware to an iPhone 4. The goal is to connect to the Personal Hotspot in Client Wireless mode. This should allow wired and wireless users to connect to ...
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Change the default aplication when I plug in an iPhone on Linux Mint

How can I change the default applications that start on my Linux Mint, when I plug in an iPhone? Currently, what is happening is that banshee starts in couple of instances & crushes. I basically ...
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iPhone Share Wifi with MacBook Via Bluetooth?

My MacBook is unable to connect to a wireless network due to airport card issue. While I figure out how to fix/replace the card, is there a way to share my iPhone's connection to a wireless network ...
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Automatically sync camera photos to folder when connected

I'd like to automatically sync the photos/movies on my iPhone to a folder on my Windows 7 PC each time the device is connected. I want this to happen without requiring any action, and ideally without ...
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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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Creating a private wiki [closed]

I want to create a simple, private wiki, but am really struggling to find what I need. I require the following features: Private wiki. Only I will read or write it. Some formatting capability: ...
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iPhone doesn't connect to wifi unless the laptop is ON

I always thought that there was something wrong with my wireless home wifi. It connects to all the computers, printer and laptops wirelessly but NOT my iphone. Till just recently, i noticed that my ...
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Windows XP doesn't recognize iPhone, can't transfer videos

I'm struggling to transfer my videos from my iPhone 4s to my PC. The PC runs on Windows XP and many tutorial videos just say "Plug it in, when it shows on My Computer, open it and you're done". ...
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Recover Photos from an iPhone in DFU Mode

I have an iPhone 4 that is not jailbroken and crashed when it was updating itself to iOS 5.1. I can go into recovery mode and DFU mode, is there anything I can do to get my photos?
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Netgear router keeps disconnecting iPhone

My old router (Voyager 2091) packed up so I just got a new router - a Netgear N150 model DGN1000. My laptop connects OK wirelessly, but my iPhone 4S is constantly getting "disconnected" - it has ...
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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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Can you safely delete apps from iTunes music folder?

I realised I was running drastically low on disk space today, and after some poking around found I had 40GB (!) of apps in iTunes. Now that Apple have sorted out their store so you can re-download ...
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Will an iOS reinstall make a jailbroken-iPhone “supported by Apple” again? [closed]

Will an iOS reinstall make a jailbroken-iPhone "supported by Apple"? Similarly, does such an iOS reinstall "reset" the iPhone (jailbroken or not) back to a "clean, factory default" state? I have an ...
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How to open an iPhone compatible M3U file on Windows?

This is how the M3U file looks like: #EXTM3U #EXT-X-STREAM-INF:PROGRAM-ID=1,BANDWIDTH=1400000 http://maskedip/http_livestr.str?r=true&id=mbit-test&k=testkey ...
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iPhone contacts not syncing with Mac OS X Address Book

I have an iPhone 4 and Mac 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 ...