Apple's online storage, synchronization, and general cloud services

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Only half of my contacts from iPhone 4 sync to iCloud

I have an iPhone 4 with iOS 7.1.2 (latest available for my phone apparently). I have about 500 contacts on my iPhone, however only 203 of them appear on iCloud.com. I cannot get the rest to sync with ...
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get link to iCloud file from finder without having to go to iCloud website?

Is it possible to get a remote link to a file via finder? I want to be able to share my screenshots really quickly which are now saved to an iCloud folder. Thanks, D.
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iPhone asking for icloud login after being restored after icloud has been removed

I have my old iPhone that I would like to give to someone. I've deleted my iCloud, then restored the phone and now when im setting up its asking for my iCloud log in again. Has anyone encountered ...
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Syncing contacts from iCloud to Gmail not working

I am trying to export my contacts from iCloud to Gmail but it is not functioning. I keep on pressing export option but nothing is coming out. Is there any other way to sync my contacts to Gmail or to ...
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How to restore file from iCloud Backup

I lost an important sqlite file during the upgrade to iOS 9 beta. Luckily the file is backed up on iCloud. When restoring from the iCloud backup, iOS downloads the data file along with the app, but ...
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iCloud problems with iPhone

I recently set up my iCloud account to sync my photos to my computer. I followed the online instructions and went into my phone settings to enable iCloud Photo Stream, where it says it will ...
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Constant prompts for FaceTime Password, iCloud Password and iMessage Password

I don't use any of these services. Currently there is a dialog box permanently on the screen prompting for a password. If I press cancel, it's replaced instantly by another dialog box, prompting for a ...
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I've got 3.0 GB on my iPad and 186 MB

Is there any chance of any storage of my iPad to go onto my phone? I've tried everything and I would like the more storage to be on my phone rather than my iPad? Can any one help me? It's driving me ...
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Can't enable iCloud Music Library issue

I'm running iOS 8.4.1. When I go into to the app settings and tap to enable the iCloud Music Library, I get the Replace or Merge. After this the option reverts back to off automatically. I tried lots ...
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Delete an old icloud account with defunct email and forgotten password

I have an old email/id apple iCloud account on an iPad mini that I can't delete because the email is totally defunct and I cannot remember the password. I have a newer iCloud account that I use for ...
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iCloud on one of my computers is inoperable

my iCloud on one of my iMacs won't allow me to sign into it. It will not sync with my iPhone, iPad, MacBookPro or other iMac......I can sign into iCloud on all the others and on line...but not this ...
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Turn on Do Not Disturb mode on all devices from one device

Has anyone found a way to turn on Do Not Disturb mode for every device from one. Often times when I'm trying to work and people won't shut up I turn on DND mode on my MBP but then my iPhone will ...
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What happens if I click “delete backup”, do I still have my photos on the camera roll?

I'm running out of space in iCloud, so I decided to turn off all the backups and delete them. What happens if I click "delete backup" at the bottom of the manage store page? Do I still have my ...
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Prevent iPhone from adding contacts by default to the exchange server

I have my work exchange account added to my iphone. The problem is when I add a contact in my iPhone, the contact is automatically stored in the exchange account group. This I do not want. Is there ...
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How do I reset my iCloud credentials after entering an incorrect email address?

While setting my new iPhone up I put in the incorrect e-mail by missing one letter. Now I can't get in to do anything! It won't let me reset as the email is wrong and it doesn't recognize my password. ...
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Is it possible to restore contacts from a few days back

I honestly don't know what happened, but it appears that I lost a number of key contacts out of my address book. I didn't delete them manually, but regardless of what the cause was - they are gone. ...
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ICloud Password won't work on iPad but will on iPhone

I guess the title spells it out. A bit of background into - I have an iCloud password associated with an old email. It also has a secondary email set up so I still get email when I reset the iCloud ...
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How can a “ghost” iCloud account be removed?

When I signed into iCloud on my Mac, I did so using my iCloud (@icloud.com) email address, which is set as the "primary address" on my Apple ID. However, shortly thereafter, I noticed a "ghost" iCloud ...
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iPhone 5 New iCloud address, but still have iMessage from previous iCloud

I made a new iCloud address, but when I checked my iMessage, it had messages from my old iCloud. Do I have to manually delete these messages? Also, would my content in my iMessage app then be ...
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Free up space on iCloud but saving photos

I want to free up space on iCloud. I have 20GB of space/storage. I want to delete all the photos from iCloud but want save them -- they sync to iCloud because I have set up my phone to behave that ...
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How do I do a pivot table MAX summary function in Numbers for iCloud?

I can use SUMIFS to sum data grouped by values but how would I get the max value of a group? This is Numbers for iCloud. For example, if I had A B red 2 red 3 green ...
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“iCloud Download” column in iTunes keeps reappearing

I updated my iTunes on my computer, and one of the things I noticed was that the "iCloud Download" column had now appeared on top of my music library. Now, I don't use iCloud for my music, so I ...
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Mac Mail App - Lot's of flagged emails: getting rid of it

I recently bought a MacBook and now I am trying to understand how to use the native email client. I use only an iCloud and a Gmail account to handle email, and most of my important emails are in ...
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Import photos from external disk into iCloud Photo Library via MacBook Air with not enough HD space

I have 60 GB of photos on an external hard disk. I also have a MacBook Air with an empty iPhoto app. The MacBook has 15 gigs left of HD space. Can I import these photos directly into the iCloud Photo ...
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iTunes on Windows wants me to restore my iPhone 5 but I don't want to

My iPhone 5 is working great - just updated to IOS 8.4.1 (hoping it would solve the problem) but iTunes says it cannot read the contents and wants me to click to restore to factory settings, but I ...
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Can I unlock an iCloud ipod that I bought and no code [duplicate]

i need to buy new ipod 5th gen. I keep seeing that many of them are iCloud locked. Can this lock be removed and how do I do it?
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If somebody has logged onto my iCloud account can they see what I buy or download on the App Store?

If somebody has logged into my iCloud account can they see what I download?
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Macbook Pro got stolen. Thief knows password. iCloud Keychain all compromised?

My Macbook was stolen. And I think the thief knows my Macbook's login (admin) password (not Apple ID). (I know, very stupid of me) Does that mean all my passwords stored in iCould Keychain are now ...
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Location information is not shown in “Years” view of Photos App

I do not see the location information of the pictures I have taken in 2014 when I am in "Years" view. I am sure pictures have GPS information on them. If I go in to 2014 year, I can see that ...
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Photos and iCloud cannot see photos on iCloud safe to delete?

I want to delete photos from my Mac to free up space. I've never gone to iCloud before to check on my back ups and just assumed they occurred. However when i go to iCloud it shows nothing but find ...
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Can I move pictures from my iCloud library to another

I have 200G of iCloud storage and about 120G of it is about 12,000 photos. They are all in my account. I want any pictures anyone in my family takes to make it into this list. However, the only way I ...
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How to share Back to my Mac across different Apple IDs?

I'm trying to figure out the best way to remotely get into my family's iMac from my MacBook Pro as needed while I'm away. An internet search taught me that Back to my Mac was the thing, but that only ...
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iPhone Apple ID compromised

my ex gave me his old iPhone and set up the cloud thing for me. He has changed the password so I can't download apps or anything. Also he got me a good deal with Talktalk. The contract is his but I'm ...
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Some songs in iTunes stuck on “Waiting” status

I recently lost my entire iTunes library due to a hard drive failure and a backup failure. Fortunately (I think?), I am a iTunes Match subscriber. I created a new iTunes library. I logged in with my ...
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Deleting Photos, what iCloud saves and how to access things from iCloud and device storage issues

My understanding (erroneous as I may be told this is) is that iCloud is like a virtual external drive to some extent. Maybe that is my first mistake. But before everyone starts saying to look at other ...
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Data still syncing with separate apple IDs

So I moved to college and decided it was time for me to make my own apple ID. Up to that point I shared an account with my mother. Since updating my phone all of her contacts are on my phone. I ...
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Any way to retrieve lost iPod photos?

Okay, here's the story: I lost my beloved iPod touch at school one day and never found it again. I desperately want those photos back, but I can't recall ever having backed up any photos or anything ...
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How to selectively sync playlists from iCloud to iPhone

I am using Apple Music and all my purchased songs & the playlists are synced to the cloud. However, I don't want every single playlist from showing up on my iPhone when I turn on the iCloud music. ...
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No longer an option to upload to iCloud with iTunes Match and iTunes 12.2.2?

I've been trying out the new Apple Music service and saw some odd behaviors, so decided I should update my iTunes to 12.2.2 (I think I was on 12.0 or 12.1 previously). Since the update, there is no ...
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Don't receive email notifications on iOS devices using IMAP folders

While using my iCloud account to receive emails, i've structured it to filter the content down to an organized fashion according to my liking. So lets say I have : Inbox VIP Drafts Sent Archive ...
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Is there any possibility to find my father's lost iPhone?

My father has lost his iPhone 6 which was not signed in using an iCloud account. Is there any possibility it can be found?
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Unable to find in App Store, able to redownload using iCloud?

I obtained an app from the App Store that I can't find now or was it simply taken down, but I still have the app on my iPod. I'd like to install it on my other iPod. I don't know that if I backup my ...
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Yosemite: Cannot Music / iTunes - black screen and won't accept password

I am trying to open Music. Instead of opening as usual, it does this bizarre slow animated slide-open into a fully black background with a password prompt stating that I've been logged out of iCloud ...
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How do I locate the entry in Keychain corresponding to an app-specific password?

I would like to resolve some issues I'm having with app-specific passwords for Messages and FaceTime, and need to see what entries in my Keychain are being used for app-specific passwords (if, in fact ...
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How do you unshare or remove a person from your iCloud photo album?

How do you unshare or remove a person from your iCloud photo album?
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Can I sync calendars and contacts from two mac accounts with one iCloud account?

The reason I want to do this is that I have two Mac accounts for different purposes, one for fun and one for work. However, there are some types of data (e.g., contacts) that I want to share. ...
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How do I backup photos *from* iCloud Photo Library

My Macbook is beginning to run out of space to "Keep originals" of the photos I have in the Photo Library, and I don't want the only copy of the photos to be in the cloud. How can I create a hard ...
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Moving Files From iCloud to Windows 7

When I log in to iCloud, select 48 pictures, and press download, only 4 get downloaded. I also tried to sync the PC with my iPhone. Only the last 30 pictures are on the iPhone. I want to move the ...
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Is an Erased, Stolen iPhone, Safe on iCloud?

My wife's iPhone was stolen, and because our iCloud is connected via Family Sharing, I immediately put it on stolen mode and then erase mode to remove all the data once it came online. I checked ...
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Backup failed due to insufficient storage in the iCloud [closed]

I just bought 20GB iCloud storage. But still, I couldn't back up my phone. Why?