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Sync iPhone in Ubuntu 11.04

I want to sync music on my iPhone 4 (version 4.3.3) with Ubuntu 11.04. Is there any working way to do that? I've already tried Amarok, Banshee, and iTunes on wine. None of them work.
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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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Can I use GPS and GLONASS on an iPhone 6S without a wireless network? [migrated]

I have a hiking trip coming up and I was wondering whether the iPhone 6S can be used for GPS tracking if there are no cellular networks available? Or does the phone not have the same GPS/GLONASS ...
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how to edit autoplay action for device? (Windows 7/8)

I'm looking for a way to add a program to the list of default autoplay actions when I connect a device, specifically opening up iFunBox when connecting an iPhone. Default Programs Editor will let you ...
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Create Bluetooth PAN between iPhone and Windows (Reverse Tethering)

It's really easy to create a Bluetooth personal area network between iPhone and MAC OS X. On Windows, it's quite difficult. We can pair iPhone but the link icon never appears in iOS status bar. The ...
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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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I want to transfer movies from my computer to my iPhone. How?

I want to transfer movies from my laptop to my iPhone. I have windows 8.1 on my laptop and I have iOS 7.1.2 (pretty old version) on my iPhone. How do I transfer them?
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iPhone is supposedly connected to Wifi but has no connection to neither internet, nor local network [migrated]

It has been two days of google-fu and I'm really out of ideas here. I live in Germany, just in case that's important. Current situation For a week now I haven't been able to connect my iPhone 5 ...
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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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How to charge an iPhone on a Windows PC without Installing iTunes

I want to be able to charge my iPhone on my work computer, which is running Windows Server 2008 SP1 64-Bit. When I plug the iPhone in with the USB cable, it will not charge. Windows attempts to locate ...
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How do I two-way sync an iPhone with a Mac?

My iPhone was synced to my MacBook Pro when I first got it. Since then I have put a lot of info on my iPhone. I want to sync the iPhone with the Mac and merge the two rather than have the Mac ...
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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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Windows 7 Not Recognizing Camera Nor iPhone as Camera

I've been struggling with this one for a few days. I've recently upgraded an older computer to Windows 7 Home Premium. Neither my digital camera (A Canon SD1200IS) nor iPhone are ever detected as ...
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Handoff from Chrome on Mac to Safari on iPhone

I noticed today while browsing Safari on my iPhone that Chrome popped up in the Handoff spot in the Dock on my Mac. This got me wondering, is it possible to do this the other way around? I like using ...
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Can I use my iphone 5C as a wireless microphone for my mac (for skype for eg.)?

Can I use my smartphone as a microphone ? I tried pocketaudio and other apps but they're all created for live performances. I have an iMac.
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Anything I can possibly to do recover data from factory reset iPhone 6, without using iCloud or iTunes

anyone know how to recover data from an iPhone 6 after it has been disabled due to too many passcode lock attempts and then having to factory reset it. I backed up my phone from my iCloud account, but ...
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ffmpeg mp3 to mp4 with image compatible with iphone

I need to convert an mp3 to mp4 with image (1080x720) using ffmpeg from my OSX command line. I already installed last version of ffmpeg (3.0.2), and tried the following command as described here ...
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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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I accidentally deleted crucial videos from my iPhone DCIM folder on my desktop

I copied the files onto my desktop and then accidentally clicked 'delete' on my keyboard. It deleted the selected videos. I then did ctrl+z which deleted the copied files that I placed on my desktop. ...
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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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Accessing attached “Apple iPhone” in Win7 remotely via explorer/file sharing.

I'm wondering if it's possible to access an attached "Apple iPhone" device like I would a regular host directory from a Windows 7 box with file sharing turned on. Normally the syntax would be ...
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iPhone can't synchronize with iTunes

NOTE: This question is ask for my friend, so it may lack of info. If you think about any information are needed, please comment below and I will provide as much as I can. My friend want to connect ...
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Not receiving iOS push notifications while using the application [closed]

There is a particular app which I use on an iPhone 5S. It sends notifications from time to time. I am able to receive notifications when I am logged in but not using the application. But I am not ...
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My Headphones only work halfway plugged in

My earphones only work when I plug them halfway, but only on the laptop. When I do that on my Iphone 4s there is no sound and If I plug the whole thing in I only hear the background noise. I think its ...
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cant open enc format files transfared from android phone to pc

I transferred my images from the phone to desktop pc running with windows and some of the files have .enc format and i can't open them because of that. how can I solve this please?
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Sync RSS feeds on multiple Thunderbird installations and iPhone

What I want to achieve is to sync my RSS feed … on my Thunderbird at work on my thunderbird at home on my iPhone I'm sure a lot of people do have the same problem. How can I do this?
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Can't Charge iPhone with Windows with restricted USB Policy [closed]

My company has restricted our laptop machines for any external mass storage device (probably using Kaspersky Endpoint Security restrictions). Because of this, I am not able to re-charge my iPhone. ...
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Monitor wifi connection over time

I have very poor WIFI. My speeds range from about 1.9 to 3 Mbps download speed on a good day. Not only that, but my internet cuts out constantly. My wired Internet has speeds I can't complain about. ...
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Windows Desktop to iPhone Messaging

I'm interested in a way I can have a 2-way conversation with staff who are office bound when I'm out and about with my iPhone. In the past we've tried Skype and Hosted.IM. They both worked OK but ...
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Cannot write to Seagate Slim drive from iPhone

I have installed everything needed for my Seagate Slim drive on my new MacBook Pro and iPhone. When I try to transfer photos from my iPhone to the Seagate drive, I get a message stating cannot write ...
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Are there any password managers for iPhone and Windows XP? [closed]

Can you recommend a password manager that syncs between an iPhone and (at least one, preferably several) Windows XP computers? Being able to generate passwords would of course be a nice addition, but ...
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iPhone Music Organization - Order Numeric, Then Alphabetic

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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Can't Mount iPhone 5 in Linux - lsusb finds device / no dmesg / ipheth command not found / idevicemount device not found

As the title stipulates, I am trying to mount my iPhone 5 in Arch Linux. lsusb finds the device and returns Bus 005 Device 006: ID 05ac:12a8 Apple, Inc. iPHone5/5C/5S/6 dmesg | grep "Apple" returns ...
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Access synced notes from iPhone on Windows other than through Mail/Outlook?

I see from the iPhone how to page that synced notes on Windows appear in MS Mail or Outlook/Outlook Express. I don't use any of these programs. Can I access the iPhone notes some other way? I don't ...
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iPhone/iPod Touch Notes get synchronised to where?

I know with iPhone OS 3.0 the ability to synchronise notes back to a Mac or PC were added. I can see that the check box is enabled when my iPod Touch is connected. But where can I find the notes on my ...
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Is there a way to to re-import photos from an iPhone?

I imported photos from an iPhone with rotate option turned on. Then I saw I should have turned rotate option off, so I deleted the folder with the imported photos from my PC. Now I’m not able to ...
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Connect Lenovo T61p with iPhone via Bluetooth

Setup: - Lenovo T61p (6458-5KG) running Windows7 - iPhone G3S I am unable to connect my laptop to my iPhone via Bluetooth (I would like to use the iPhone as modem). My system is unable to find the ...
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How to share Internet of my iPhone to Lenovo IdeaPad tab using Hotspot?

I have iPhone 5S and I need to share my Internet with my Lenovo IdeaPad tablet. I tried Hotspot switched ON, then using Bluetooth, I paired with Lenovo IdeaPad tablet, but still the network didn't ...
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MacOSX Quicktime player to view iphone screen

I used to be able to open Quicktime player to project my iphone's screen to my mac os. It seems I am not able to do so in the latest Mac OS El Capitan? My setup: Mac OS El Capitan iPhone5s/ iOS 8.2 ...
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Sharing an exchange calendar not showing up in Ios or Mac

I have shared an exchange calendar the email gets sent out. If the other user is using outlook the invitation works correctly and the shared calendar is displayed in outlook. However that same user ...
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Share iPhone data connection with WiFi router [closed]

I have this very weird idea in mind. I am going to go on a trip with a few friends. One of them has an iPhone with unlimited international 4g, and I have a router, connected to a 12v 12.4AH VRLA ...
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Saving filters on transferred iPhone image

When you save an image from your iPhone to your Mac you lose the filter applied to the image. This appears to be by design. Has anyone figured out how to get around this and transfer the image to ...
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Find the physical location of a MAC address?

I want to find the physical location of a device, of which I only know its WiFi or Bluetooth MAC address. It is either an iPhone or Android phone. The device is not connected to a WiFi network, and is ...
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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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Get files off iPhone (iPad/iPod/etc) without using the Internet?

My daughter had a school assignment where she needed to talk to someone in Spanish and send a recording to her school. I used my iPhone, the files are too big to email, and am trying to figure out ...
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Virtualized OSX can't see iPhone device

I've been running a VM with OSX for a while now while developing for iOS using an iPhone device. Everything was working fine until the update to El Capitan. Since the update, the iPhone is no longer ...
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Transfer iPhone to new computer: will I lose sensitive app data?

I currently use a Windows PC to manage the music and apps etc. on my iPhone 4 manually. I know, Windows but I need it for my university course. I want to transfer the manual management of my iPhone ...
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Accessing remote VLC interface on home network via Safari browser on iPhone

I'm running a VLC on Mac OS X Yosemite and I want to control it over phone via home WiFi network. I configured remote interface on VLC following the instructions found on the net: The web interface ...
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Is there an App for Mac OS X that's like `Locale` for the iOS? [closed]

Locale is great because it can change my iPhone settings based on my location, time of day, etc. Is there something like that for Mac OS X that'll do something similar? Based on the WiFi I connect to, ...
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Display iPhone/iPad/iPod on PC screen

I was wondering, is it possible to display the iPhone's screen on your Mac? So if you want to give a presentation about what you can do with an app, and you connect your iPhone/iPad/iPod to your Mac, ...