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How do I change the name others see for me in iOS Game Center?

I discovered that when you create your Game Center account, it will use the name on the credit card associated with your Apple ID. Changing the name in Game Center application does not update your ...
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Is it possible to disable the game center completely and permanently in iOS 6?

I am trying hard to avoid signing in to Game Center, but the interruptions and pop ups make this hard to do. My impression is that after the third time I don't sign into Game Center, a pop-up asks if ...
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How can I disable the “Welcome, Name!” banner notification for Game Center?

As per this question I've found banners to cause slowdown on iOS 5, it turns out the "welcome, you have been signed in" Game Center message does this too, and on occasion it will interupt me several ...
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How do I delete data for one game in the iPad Game Center?

I have one particular game that saves data through the game center. Somehow the saved game data got messed up which causes the game not to work properly when I a connected to the internet (I.e. When ...
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Sharing iTunes account with separate game center accounts

We have a family iTunes account. My son wants to have his own Clash of Clans game on his iPod, so we created his own Apple ID and he logged into Game Center from his iPod with the new ID to download ...
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Why am I unable to use Game Center on a jail broken phone?

On a black iPhone 4, I open the Game Center application and it is stuck on "loading": For a moment I assumed that it was a problem with Apple. Well, no, because turns out I have a white iPhone 4 ...
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How can I turn off the gamed service or more generally, any service?

Yeah, bought a Macbook Retina, come from a Linux background where this stuff is usually a question of removing via the package manager. Anyhow, I don't play games on this, it's purely for ...
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How can I play chess over Game Center in Mountain Lion?

I've looked in Game Center on Mountain Lion and in the Chess game, but I can't seem to see a way to play Chess over Game Center. Does Chess for Mountain Lion support turn-based play? If it does, how ...
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Is there a way to view Game Center information on OS X?

Is there a way to view Game Center information, such as achievements or friends, on OS X (or any other desktop OS), or is Game Center only accessible from iOS?
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If I delete Clash of Clans on one iPad, and download it on another using the same Apple ID, will it save my progress?

I just bought a new iPad and I’m wondering if I can move Clash of Clans from the old to the new and save the progress. I spent a fair bit of money into it and I don't want to lose it.
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How do I know if Game Center is down or not?

I'm not asking to know now, but wondering if Apple has a status page that lists if Game Center is having problems. I'm aware of the iCloud system status web page but it's not clear to me if that is ...
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Possible to force a sync of Game Center Achievements already gained?

For various reasons, I've only just updated to iOS4. There are a number of games that I have gained achievements for, it is possible to update the game center app to recognise these achievements ...
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Can I transfer game progress for Clash of Clans between GameCenter accounts [duplicate]

I downloaded clash of clans on my sisters apple account. I then made my own apple account. When I try purchasing gems I can't because it says something about the app not being downloaded from this ...
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Lost second Game center account of my daughter

I updated the last iOS 7 for my dhaughters iPad. We have had the same apple ID for iTunes shop but different game center nicknames so that we could play same games but saved separately with our ...
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Is Game Center progress tied to the device or the account?

I want to make a new game center account for myself, because I share one with my mom and brother. Does it delete your progress in games if you do?
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Game Center in Mountain Lion won't let me log in

I'm trying to log in to Game Center using my Apple ID but it just won't let me do it. Actually, nothing happens: no error messages, just nothing. I think there is an issue, because I also get a ...
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Can I have separate Game Center accounts on two different iOS devices registered to the same Apple ID?

Our kids each have an iPod touch and share my iTunes account. My son now has my daughter's Game Center info on his iPod touch.. Can we get a separate Game Center ID for him?
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Two Clash of Clan accounts under one Game Center account

I have a problem that I am worried about with my Clash of Clans game. I originally started playing the game on my iPad. I was not able to play it while I was out because my iPad did not have an ...
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Changing my Game Center ID

If I am sharing an Apple ID with my son, can I change my Game Center name without messing up his games on his iPod?
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Game Center Set Up OSX Mountain Lion

I'm trying to play a game that I just bought that uses the Game Center on OS X Mountain Lion. This is the first time I have a game that uses the Game Center. I'm able to log in with my Apple ID. It ...
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Managing GameCenter Contacts

Is there a way to manage GameCenter contacts without having to be on the iPad? I often come across people who I want to add to my GameCenter contacts while browsing various forums. I do this browsing ...
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Someone is using my Game Center account; how can I secure it?

I shared my Game Center details with my friend. He betrayed me and changed the primary email address of my Apple ID. When I persuaded him a lot he gave back my Apple ID and Game Center and I quickly ...
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Want to transfer clash of clans from one ios to another

I have two iPhones and an iPad 2. One of the phones is a 3GS ios 6.1.6 and the other is a 4 ios 7. Under the same Game Center account they each have a separate village for clash of clans. I just got ...
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Load clash of clans village asking me to update - state of village

Recently clash of clans updated. When I logged into a another game centre account it asked me "Do you want to replace it? if yes type confirm." Will I lose my other village if I type confirm ?
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I can't buy gems in Clash of Clans, conflicting Apple IDs

I downloaded Clash of Clans using my sisters Apple ID and her Game Center, on my iPhone. I backed up my phone. Then when I got my new phone and I created a new Apple ID and new Game Center for me. I ...
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Transferring Clash of Clans

I originally started playing Clash of Clans on a first-generation iPad and connected it to my GameCenter. I then got a third generation iPad, linked it to the first iPad's GameCenter account, and ...
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Game Centre Apple ID help

I just bought a new iPod Touch and I want to give my old iPod Touch to my child. He uses the same games that I do which I am logged into in the Game Center. Is there any way that I can keep the ...
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Multiple apple products with 1 account

I started an account on Game Center when I was the only one with an iPhone. When my oldest got an iPhone, he got his own log in account to games Center. When my youngest got an iPod touch, I logged ...
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622 views

iPhone game center nickname

I used my nickname on iPhone 5's Game Center before I changed my Apple ID to [appleid]@cloud.com. After changing my Apple ID to an @icloud.com account, I then deleted my old Apple ID from my iPhone. ...
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Clash of clans problem

I play the game Clash of Clans on my iPad, and for a while I allowed a friend to use my Game Center account. Now I need it back but he won't let me play it. He changes the layout and ruins it and ...
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How to use iFunbox software for my computer to transfer CoC data

I'm wondering how to transfer my Clash of Clans (CoC) data from one iOS device to another. My gamecenter is really messed up so I need a new way to transfer CoC data. Can iFunbox (or other utilities ...
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Add someone to contacts through Game Center?

Is there a way to add the friends I have added to Game Center to my contacts app? I'm using iOS 7.1 on iPad.
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Can Two Clash of Clans villages exist on 2 devices under 1 Game Center Account

Here's the situation: Me and my wife play Clash of Clans in two Apple devices (iPad for me and iPod for her) Both villages however are under the same Game Center account. We will buy an iPad air and ...
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Restore iOS 7 GameCenter Login Window Popping Up

I'm developing an app, and for development purposes, I dismissed the GameCenter window 3 times in a row, which supposedly disables it in iOS 7. I want to get this window back, because I can't continue ...
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Multiple iPads need multiple games

I have 4 kids and they all have games on their iPads that are the same games. How do I get the accounts squared away so they are no playing each others game? For example, everyone has "Clash of the ...
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Remove one of two nicknames under one Apple ID

I have 2 nicknames in Game Center. One is mine and one is my son’s for his iPod. It no longer lets me get to mine, it just pulls up his. Any idea how I can delete a nickname for my Apple ID? It does ...
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Are non-public Game Center Profiles not listed in “friends in common”?

I understand that one can configure a Game Center profile so that it is only visible to Game Center friends. Are such profiles also not listed among "friends in common"? I have several friends, most ...
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Game Center corruption. How to fix?

Lately I'm finding that I am not able to use any software that utilizes Game Center. In iOS 6 on login (or opening any game) it says, "Could not connect to Game Center server." In OS X Mountain Lion ...
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Can you play Clash of Clans using the same Apple ID?

Me and my brother want to play Clash of Clans with different game progress but somehow he always gets my progress when he plays it. He got a new Apple ID and a new Game Center, but somehow the same ...
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I need to make 2 different clash accounts

So I had my one and only clash account on my iPod. But I recently got a iPhone5s and I downloaded clash and I logged into my old game center, and then I transferred my same clash account from my iPod ...
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Gamecenter is glitched for CoC [duplicate]

I have 2 CoC accounts. One on my ipod 4th gen, the other on my ipad 2. I want to link the account from my ipod to my ipad. I signed into gc on my ipad and it started a new account. I read some posts ...
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Gamecenter for Clash of Clan problem

i played clash of clans in 2 different device, my old and my new iphone. my new iphone data is not connected to game center but old one is connected. Is there a way for me to connect my new one to the ...
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With one village on two devices, can I start over with one device?

I connected my clash of clans village on both my iPod and iPhone. Is there anyway I can unlink my iPod and start from the beginning there?
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connecting Clash of clans to Game center

I have to restore my ipad but I'm afraid that I will loose my Clash of Clans progress. My village was link to my brother Game center and he has his own CoC. I created new Gc account and tried to link ...
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How to decline a game invitation from friend

If I tap on the game invitation notification from a friend, the game is started. It does not ask me to accept or decline. How do I decline a game invitation?
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How can i compare achievements with Game Center in iOS7

I remember i could easily compare my achievements in previous version of iOS/GC, but now i can't. Am i missing something?
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Playing clash of clans on different game center IDs

My sons have different devices - an iPad mini and an iPod touch. When my younger son initially tried to play Clash of Clans on his device I had not yet set up different Game Center IDs. But now that ...
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Contacts disappeared after login to Game Center

I tried to log into Game Center and there was an option for Contacts and Facebook (didn't fully read it) and I just disabled it. When I checked actually most of the contacts were missing — I don't ...
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Restore Nickname in Game Center

I was prompted to choose a new nickname when I started Backflip Slots. I'm not sure how why this request appeared. Without thinking I chose a new nickname. Now my game data is lost. While in my ...
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Multiple games on ipad [duplicate]

we are 4 friends and all have games on their iPads that are the same games. How do I get the accounts squared away so they are no playing each others game? For example, everyone has "Clash of the ...