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iCloud Drive to behave like Dropbox

In my Dropbox, I have files inside a number of custom-made folders. I am able to view these files and folders inside apps that support Dropbox on my iPhone. I want iCloud Drive to behave in the same ...
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get icloud password from activated device [duplicate]

Here is the story .. My friend bought an iphone 5S .. Later he found that it's linked to icloud account and it wasn't verified .. So, he asked me to help him remove the account .. And i couldn't .. ...
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Replacement iPhone 5c - photos from iCloud have stopped downloading. How do I get it to start again?

I recently cracked my iPhone screen so I backed up everything on icloud and got a replacement iPhone. Everything I had has come back on my phone apart from all my photos. The photos and videos started ...
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iCloud Drive: Cannot download files?

Not sure if this is an implementation bug or iCloud clogged up. On one mac I have uploaded a folder. I know upload is finished because when I log into icloud.com I can see the files and download ...
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Video sync from iPhone to Mac iPhoto

I cannot find the answer to this anywhere. Someone please help? Photos sync ok from the iPhone Photos app to iPhoto on my Mac via iCloud, however videos within this app do not. Is it possible to sync ...
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How can I stop syncronization between chrome on PC and safari on iPhone?

for the first time i opened icloud on my pc. All of the bookmarks on Chrome are syncronized to safari on my iPhone. I don't want this. And when i delete from safari, i don't want the deletion to sync ...
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Is it any news / rumours when CloudKit will be available from other platforms? [on hold]

I need to move forward with my project to other platforms to Android. Now I am using CloudKit, but I need a platform independent backend cloud solution. Should I start to use Microsoft Azure Mobile ...
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iCloud and OS X Server: Limits for Contacts, Calendars, Reminders?

iCloud and OS X Server: Limits for Contacts, Calendars, Reminders? For iCloud, there are some limits detailed here: http://support.apple.com/en-us/HT202158 However there is no mention of such limits ...
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iPhone 3G - Maximimum numer of free icloud accounts have been activated on this phone [duplicate]

I have just bought a second hand Iphone 3G and am trying to set up icloud and getting the following message - Maximimum numer of free icloud accounts have been activated on this phone. How can i get ...
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iCloud photos deleted on phone [duplicate]

How can I keep photos on icloud that I want to delete from my phone? If I delete a photo from my phone after I have backed it up to iCloud will it stay in iCloud the next time I back up my phone?
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How do you add a book to multiple iBook collections?

I'd like to organize my books into different collections and have a "completed" collection for books to be entered into upon their completion. The problem is that it seems iBooks will allow a book to ...
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icloud notes not fully loading on ios 8.1, OSX Yosemite & icloud.com

I'm about to upgrade my Mac OS X to Yosemite version 10.10.1, but since its broken on icloud.com and iOS 8.1, I'm asking this question. I have a critical Notes page in my iCloud account which is ...
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can I use time machine to restore old icloud confirguration?

by mistake, i accidentally blocked my I cloud account.password, security codes, lost the lot. Is it possible to use the time machine to come back a few days ago when my passwords were still working? ...
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How to turn off icloud when no account has been set up by me

I updated my Phone 5S with ios8 mostly just to get rid of the Notification on my Settings Icon. Now every time I open the phone to use it I am asked to enter my iCloud password (yes, same as iTunes) ...
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Icloud problem on my ipad

I have an ipad 2 and its just 2nd hand. My ipad 2 had been reset and then when I open it up it says that I need to connect/sign in to an Icloud account while I dont have one. What should I do?
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iCloud deleted mail

I have a file in iCloud mail on my Macbook Pro so I can view certain email on other devices. When I delete an email from that file, I can never find it again, how do I retrieve it?
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How do I disable iCloud for just one app?

I want to restart one of my games on my iPad, so I uninstalled it, but when i go to reinstall it and start over, it just shows me the cloud option to continue from where I left off. Please help?
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iOS 8 & OS X Yosemite Reading List not syncing

I recently upgraded to a iPhone 6 and OS X Yosemite on my MBP. Safari's reading list was working fine between my 4s and Mavericks, but is no longer syncing between devices. For example, if I add a ...
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Reminders won't sync to iPhone

Running iOS 8.1 on an iPad mini, Yosemite on an Air, and 8.1 on a 5C. For whatever reason, the 5C has stopped syncing reminders to/from iCloud. Works fine between the iPad and Air. So far I've tried ...
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Not all pictures appear in apps

Ever since I enabled iCloud Photo Library, only my most recent photos have been appearing in apps. For example, if I go to upload a picture to Twitter, only the last 70 out of 300 pictures are shown. ...
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Does iCloud keychain stores FileVault passwords?

My MacBook Air drowned today and it was connected to an external hard drive encrypted with FileVault. I can't remember password for it. Will new Mac sync that password from iCloud or is the encrypted ...
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Notes not syncing to and from iCloud from OS X Yosemite

Okay, this is extremely frustrating and weird. I've had syncing of notes to iCloud turned on for a while, and I was never really able to figure out when the notes were synced. It always seemed pretty ...
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STARTTLS handshake against Apple smtp server fails

Recently, my email setup using Emacs/24.4 + Gnus/5.13 on OX Yosemite stopped working against the Apple smtp server: smtp.mail.me.com. It has been working fine for years before. It seems that it ...
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External Microphone problem

I have an Apple earphone, every time I plug it in, it automatically increases the volume to the maximum. I don't know what the problem is, so could anyone help me to solve it please? Thank you so ...
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How can I sync Keynote between Mavericks and iOS8

I want to sync Keynote between my Mac and iPhone so that I can edit my presentations anywhere. How can I achieve this? I tried iCloud and OneDrive, but they didn't work. My OS X is Mavericks and iOS ...
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Yosemite: iCloud Drive offline

I'm wondering if it is possible to use iCloud Drive as a 'mounted drive'. As of now, I have a photo's collection of around 50GB. I'm keeping the files on an external HDD as it hogs my Macbooks' SSD. ...
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Accidentally deleted the wrong iPhone backup from iCloud

I hope you can help me. I've recently gotten way too fed up with all the "not enough space" issues on both my iCloud and MacBook that I've deleted some of the wrong things by accident in my attempt ...
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Update to Yosemite: will I be able to sync iCal to iOS6/7?

I have Mountain Lion and want to upgrade to Yosemite. I need to use iCal on my old iPad (iOs6). I heard Yosemite asks you to update to iCloud Drive (that can't be installed on iOs6/7) and that you ...
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One of the apps (and its data) doesn't restore from iCloud. How to fix?

I'm restoring iPad from iCloud (context) after factory reset, but the app I need to restore from iCloud doesn't show up as scheduled for install: App Store > Purchases shows an icon to download the ...
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Accessing ICloud Drive files from an iPad

I've added some files (photographs) to iCloud drive on my iMac. Now, I'd like to access the files on my iPad. I've enabled the setting in "iCloud" on the iPad, like all of the tutorials say. Now- ...
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How to restore individual app data from iCloud while keeping all the other apps installed and new data created since the last iCloud backup?

I just discovered that one of my apps X "disappeared" for whatever reason from my iPad. It contained MBs of valuable data, and luckily I have an iCloud backup dated a week ago or so which have it all. ...
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How can I turn off icloud?

As far as I can tell, I have all icloud settings turned off, but I am still incessantly asked to log into icloud. How the heck can I just not use icloud without being reminded every 5 minutes to log ...
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iCloud keychain authorisation sends sms to old number

I want to set up iCloud keychain on my apple devices. To do so I went to settings > iCloud > keychain and turned it on and a button 'Approve with security code' appeared. It asked my iCloud security ...
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How do I remove old computers from my iCloud?

Last year I was at a job where I logged into my iCloud at work. I set my computer up with my iCloud so that everything would be hooked to my phone as well. Long story short, I am not at that job ...
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Can't open iCloud on MacBook

It shows "Loading iCloud..." all the time when I press iCloud on "System Preferences". Long time ago I tried to disable iCloud and successfully by modifying a file or deleting an app, unfortunately I ...
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If I store music in CloudDrive, can I play it in somehow?

I do not realy like this iTunes syncronization, connect device with cabel, start iTunes, .. too complicate. Can I sync and play music via CloudDrive?
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Is there a way to turn off the “iCloud Drive isn't compatible with Mavericks” errors?

I installed Yosemite on one of my machines (and uninstalled it a short time later). Now, running Mavericks, every time I open a program that uses iCloud (like Numbers), I'm greeted with this ...
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iCloud personal and for work

I have a personal icloud account and work recently gave me a work (school) ipad. They required me to make a new account separate from my personal one, but as I only have a cell and no home phone ...
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How good is Yosemite - Is it worth to upgrade now or wait till it stabilizes [closed]

I have iMac (2012) with OSX 10.9.5 (Mavericks) currently on it. I am a iOS app developer and need my mac best performing and can't let my mac go down for even 2-3 days. I have read news about issues ...
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I lost some songs on iphone when changed from 4 to 5s

I lost some songs on my iphone, I changed from iphone 4 to 5s, and then I lost 2 songs in the album, but the other ones still there. I can't find the missing ones. Where are them? I bought it,should ...
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Photos not deleting off iPad when deleted from iPhone

When I take a pic on my iPhone it syncs to my iPad as well, but when I delete a pic from my iPhone, it doesn't get deleted off my iPad. iOS 8.1, iPhone 5c, iPad Air The following settings are ...
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iCloud web interface still on Daylight Savings Time

Although my settings are Pacific Time (Cupertino), the time shown on incoming mail messages is one hour too late, using the web interface. The message time on my iPhone is correct. Hunh?
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Storing files in iCloud without a copy being saved on my Mac?

Is it possible to use iCloud as solely cloud storage, where files aren't synced to my Mac? I'm trying to keep a copy of my music files and some other stuff on there (I don't want to use iTunes Match, ...
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iCloud keeps asking me my password

I enabled 2fa for my apple account, and now iCloud keeps asking me my password a lot of times every time I login. I think it doesn't even bother to check it, since as soon as I enter it, it pops the ...
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Contacts sync iCloud/iPhone/Mac after clean OS X install

I have an clean Yosemite installation without any data transfer from an old mac. My iCloud account is synced with my iPhone, and the mac is using the same iCloud account. After a sync some contacts ...
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iCloud storage question - how can I stop using iCloud for email storage and just store emails on my computer?

How can I stop using iCloud for email storage and just store emails on my computer (a MacBook Pro)?
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Mac Keeps Messages Deleted From iPhone

When I delete messages from my iPhone, my Macbook Air keeps copies of the messages, is there a way to enable sync so that when I delete the messages from iPhone they delete on Mac and vice-versa?
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Stolen Iphone, Does find my iphone stay after icloud change

My phone has recently been stolen, i have been trying to locate it. i have set up the find my iphone app, and i have changed all my icloud and gmail passwords. what i want to know, is that if the ...
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iPhone syncs calendar to Mac but not the other way around. How can I sync both ways?

If I add an event in my calendar in my iPhone, it syncs through iCloud to my Mac in matter of seconds. However, if I add an event on my Mac, it does NOT sync back to my iPhone. Why not and how can ...
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icloud unlock with new apple id's password

I have a iPhone 5s which is icloud locked... I know the Apple ID's email... But I don't know the Apple ID's password. I can access to the email which is the Apple ID's email... I want to reset the ...