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Is the MacBook Pro Retina (Old Version) meant to come with an extension cable?

Is this Apple MacBook Pro ME665LL/A 15.4-Inch Laptop with Retina Display (OLD VERSION) meant to come with an extension cable to plug into this charger (link below). This is the cable I think is ...
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iPhone 6 Plus armband for working out

Has anyone had any luck with any armbands that work with the iPhone 6P for use while running or working out at the gym?
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Connecting late 2012/early 2013 MacBook Pro to a Dell U2713HM… issues

I recently purchased a Dell 27 inch monitor. I didn't have an adapter to convert HDMI into Thunderbolt, so I used the VGA to Thunderbolt connector instead and it worked, albeit with only 2048px ...
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US Extended overlay or decals

I typically use the US Extended keyboard for typing, however, I can't always recall where certain deadkeys are. Does anyone make an overlay, or keyboard stickers which can be used to make my keyboard ...
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How to connect mini dv camcorder to my 2013 MacBook Air

I am needing to connect my camcorder, which uses mini dv tapes, to my mac so I can transfer the video to an electronic file, but the only output on the camcorder is an A/v and i'm not sure what ...
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Unreliable iPad car connection cable

I own a 2008 Scion (made by Toyota) which has a built-in port for connecting iPod/iPhone/iPad to the car's stereo for audio and remote control. I purchased the recommended adapter cable which connects ...
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Is there a proper way to clean the iPhone screen? [duplicate]

Is there a particular proper way to clean the iPhone's glass, oleographic coated, screen in order to maintain its luster?
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A screen protector or not for the retina screen?

Recently, I bought my very first MacBook Pro with Retina Display. I am hesitating between having a screen protector or not. Some claim that a protector can prevent the retina display from scratch, ...
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iPhone dock connector problems, with and without accessories

I started to experience problems with my iPhone that seem to be related to the dock connector. Upon plugging my iPhone into my (officially supported) car stereo, I started to get the message "This ...
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Smart watch capable of receiveing calls from an iPhone?

Are there any "smart" watches (smart being like the Pebble, I'm watch, Martian ...) that supports the following capabilities for an iPhone? Receiving or answering a call Rejecting a call
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Bluetooth 4, how do we take advantage of its low energy features?

I have a iPhone 4s, the last version of 17" macbook pro, mac mini 4.1 purchased in early 2010 I think, with multiple trackpads and multiple Apple BT keyboards. When using a keyboard with the 4s ...
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Do generic brand Lightning-to-30-pin adapters work for charging, music and syncing?

I'm hesitant to fork over €29 to continue using my existing iPod sound dock with a 5th gen Touch. I've found some generic brand Lightning-to-30-pin adapters on Amazon and eBay at much lower prices, ...
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What did 3rd Party Accessories sell for on Black Friday last year (2011) at the Apple Store? [closed]

Not sure if this was the appropriate place to ask, but it is Apple related so here we go: This is Apple's 2nd year of doing Black Friday sales, does anyone have any information on what 3rd party ...
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Is the keyboard on the 15" Mac Book Pro with Retina display different than others in size?

I just got a new 15" Retina MacBook Pro (rMBP) for a friend and looking for a good keyboard guard/ cover. I know shopping questions are off topic, but I'm wondering if the sizing is something that ...
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What port is this *picture* (mid 2007 13 inch macbook)?

I've been trying to hookup this MacBook I have to an external monitor, but I don't know which adapter to buy. I bought a VGA adapter on eBay, but the connector is really thin. Can someone direct me to ...
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Credit card readers for iPhone - Can I use it as another input device?

I need a credit card reader for an app I'm developing. Since this site is more about the hardware than the developer side, I'm looking for a hardware piece that I can buy that reads credit cards. Most ...
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Are there any iPhone cases compatible with full-body iPhone films (i.e. films on the sides)?

I am a kind of person who likes to keep their phone out without a case most of the time (except for outdoor sporting trips), so I have a full body invisible shield which does NOT work well with any ...
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Can I use iPad 1 or iPad 2 accessories (such as cases / covers) on the new iPad (3)?

Does the new iPad have the same form factor / dimensions as the first two iPads? Can I re-use accessories from the first two iPads?
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Moving from original iPad to new iPad (2012): Is a cover like Apple's black one available for the new iPad?

I'm upgrading from the original iPad (2010) to the new iPad (2012). I skipped the iPad 2 and the Smart Cover, so I don't have any compatible cover accessory for the new iPad. I did try someone ...
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What different non-bluetooth keyboards exist for the iPad 2?

I am in the navy, and am restricted in the use of RF emissions such as WiFi and Bluetooth. Is there a keyboard I can use with my iPad 2 that will plug into the 30-pin connector?
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What stickers are available to hide the glowing Apple logo on the back of my MBP? [closed]

I would like to hide the glowing Apple logo on the backside of my MacBook Pro. I'm looking for a simple silver colored sticker. And I don't want to add any message or other brand or art on my ...
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Will iRig connect my electronic guitar to my MacBook Pro?

I know Apogee iJam can do this, but it's a little expensive for me. iRig can connect a guitar to iOS devices, but will iRig connect a guitar to a MacBook Pro?
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Can I charge my iPad and use a 30-pin accessory at the same time?

I use iJam to record my guitar into GarageBand on my iPad. iJam connects via the 30-pin connector. Before long, my iPad's battery drains. Is there a way to charge the iPad and use iJam at the same ...
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Who makes compact backpacks specifically sized for Macbook Air 11/13" [closed]

So I'm trying to skate this through as on-topic because I'm interested in items specific to the Air 11" or 13", rather than "what's a good laptop case". (I.e. third party hardware specific to Apple ...
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Who makes non-white iPhone earbuds similar in function and design to Apple's default earbuds? [closed]

I like the default iPhone earbuds, but I'd prefer a color other than white, which is the only color Apple makes them. Are there any other good earbuds that have the following characteristics? Have ...
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Can I connect a resistive touch panel to the iPad?

I am wondering if it would be possible to connect a resistive touch panel (manufactured with a 30-pin connector) to the iPad through the 30-pin connection and use that for input?
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iPhone 4S Otterbox Defender: Exposed speaker? Advice?

While I'm waiting for my iPhone 4S to come in, I'm agonizing over what kind of case to get. I've been quite well served by my Otterbox Defender for my old 3GS; the phone has bitten the dust once or ...
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iPhone Accessory warning - without any accessory

I am getting following error. Previously I connected iPhone headphone/handsfree. It was working fine. Now, I disconnected my headphone/handsfree & my iPhone started giving warning as follows. I ...
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iPod Touch 4G Screen Protector recommendation [closed]

I am looking for a screen protector for a new iPod Touch 4G. Reviews at Amazon are very mixed, so I am looking for recommendation from an experienced users. Other then Zagg's InvisibleShield, which ...
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iPod touch 4th Gen stopped working with iHome iP90

I have an iPod touch 4th generation that I had been using with my iHome iP90 until today. All of a sudden today I get a message saying that "This accessory is not supported" Then when I remove my ...
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Does the iPad 2 Support the iPad 1 Dock?

I'm thinking about selling my first generation iPad, but was wondering if I should sell the dock with it. I know that they are coming out with a new iPad dock specifically for the second generation. ...
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iPod Touch 4G case recommendations

What is the best iPod Touch G4 case that clips on a belt and covers the screen? The main annoyance I have with my current case is that I can't always reach the edges of the screen.
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skin for iPod touch 4G that works with universal dock

I am looking for a thin/tight yet robust rubberish/silicon skin for my latest iPod touch 4G. It should have a single black or dark gray color and not not have any pimples or ripples. Simply put: as ...
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will Airline Power Adapter work in a car lighter as well?

Trying to see if I would buy this accessory with a new MacBook Air 11'', does anyone know if the Airline Power Adapter work exactly as a charger that we normally use in the car?
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Long USB cable for iPad kiosk?

Does Apple or anyone else sell iDevice cables that are several feet or several yards long? I'm making an iPad Kiosk and need to keep it powered. I'd be even happier if someone could point me to a ...
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Experience with iLugger?

I have an iMac and I use it for development and video editing. I am looking for greater portability and I'm considering a MacBook or MacBook Pro. My other option is an iLugger. I'm looking for ...
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What are some good options for a protective Macbook case? [closed]

I have a 15" MBP after upgrading from an older 13" Macbook. Previously I had a http://foof.com.au case which is essentially a lambs wool sleeve. It made it very handy to constantly slip the laptop ...
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Which of the Apple provided free iPhone 4 cases has a large free area for dock connectors?

I have an iPhone 4 and am contemplating which of the free cases I should get. I bought a basic case at Best Buy when I bought my phone. The big problem I have with this one is that the opening at ...
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What are these iPod accessories?

I got these with my 1st gen iPod Touch, but I have never figured out how to use them? What are these for?
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Comparison of cases available via Apple's case program

I'm trying to decide which case to choose via Apple's case program. Are there any side by side physical comparisons of the cases available? All I have been able to find is speculative information, ...
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Is there an aftermarket USB->DockConnector cable that works with an iPhone 4 + bumper case?

I'm looking for a third-party (i.e., cheaper) alternative to the Apple Dock Connector to USB Cable that is compatible with an iPhone 4 w/ bumper case. I've tried a few third-party cables and none of ...
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Do I need a screen protector for my new touch-screen smartphone?

With my old dumbphone I never really worried about the screen, but my new iPhone 4 has a pretty gorgeous screen that I certainly would never want to come to harm. So I was wondering how many people ...
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What car stereos work well with iPhone Bluetooth A2DP Streaming Audio

The iPhone 3G supports Bluetooth stereo (A2DP) but lacks any volume control. As a result, my JVC stereo with the KS-BTA200 Bluetooth adapter clipped stereo audio so horribly that I ended up removing ...
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Is there any way to suppress the “incompatible accessory” warning on the iPhone?

Every time I connect my iPhone to the dock in my vehicle, the following warning message is displayed: After dismissing the warning dialog, everything appears to works fine. Is there any way to ...
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Is a screen protector worthwhile for an iPad?

Is a screen cover worthwhile for an iPad? Does the screen scratch easily, or is the protector just another snake oil? I've found non-adhesive covers that can be reapplied. It took 4 applications ...