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How can I edit pure text file stored in iCloud Drive from iPhone?

I tried to edit textfile via Pages, but it does not handle pure text file?! I can not believe it. Any idea how to edit / read it?
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Are symlinks recognized by iCloud?

I would love to keep all of my personal files (docs, photos, videos, music) in my user folder where they're supposed to be, and still have them on iCloud for my mobile devices. I thought of putting ...
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How to get a deleted iMessage chat from synced Mac back to/on my iPhone?

I accidentally deleted an iMessage conversation on my iPhone6's messages app (iOS8.1.1). For god's sake the conversation still exists on my MacBook in OS X's messages.app (Yosemite). How can I get ...
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Can i send an email from me.com with an email using a different domain?

I have had a dummy email (with a non me.com domain name) address created for my website and this email is redirected to my me.com account. This works fine. But how can i send email from my dummy ...
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Upgrading from iCloud documents to iCloud drive

I have lots of files stored in iCloud documents at the moment, if I upgrade to iCloud drive, are those files automatically copied across to iCloud drive, or will i lose those documents if i upgrade?
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How does Mail.app do SMTP with iCloud servers?

I am trying to troubleshoot the connection between me and the iCloud servers at smtp.mail.me.com. It works for Mail.app, but I need to know what's going on (so I can replicate this within my iOS ...
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Synced content of old iPhone to new but old photos are not shown

Warranty was running out, decided to exchange iPhone 5 for another one. I synced everything with iCloud before deleting the whole phone data with the iPhone rep. The new device retrieved everything ...
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Sharing iCloud storage between family members

Is there a way to share iCloud storage between family members? I included my wife's iPhone into Family sharing, but I would like to have one storage bucket (20G) that would allow us both backup more ...
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Can i play games from my macbook who's been on my phone? Please help

I'm playing Township on my iphone. I just found out you can play it on your macbook as well. Is it possible to be continue with the game on my computer without starting over? I have connected my ...
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How does one add a custom iCloud Drive folder to the Finder Favorites sidebar?

Recently, I upgraded to iCloud Drive and began storing a number of files in it. I created a new folder in iCloud Drive (not one of the default "Pages" or "TextEdit" folders) and put my files in it. ...
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iCloud account from parents to my own cloud

I am a college student and every time I log onto my iPad it says my iCloud storage is almost full. However, I know the storage being added to the iCloud is not all mine. Is their a way I can get my ...
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Switch iCloud accounts on an iPhone when you don't know the password to the iCloud account?

When I first set up my iCloud account I used a Hotmail email address for the account. My Hotmail account was hacked so I no longer use it. I have setup a new Gmail account and am using Gmail as my ...
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How to copy iPhone Notes to Pages

How can I copy all of my IPhone Notes that are in ICloud into a Pages doc. I have been googling this for a couple of days but haven't found any answer. I don't want to use iTunes & a computer. ...
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Upload pics to iCloud from old iPhone not primary iPhone

I purchased an iPhone 5S and it was turned on at time of purchase. However, I did not completely back up all photos to iCloud from old iPhone 4. I cannot get the iPhone 4 photos to upload to iCloud ...
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How to know which Apple ID is used to lock iPad if the display is dead? [duplicate]

I bought an iPad mini (Wifi only) and gave it to my nephew as a gift. He switched on the device and set it up with his apple ID. He did not set up (Find My iPad/iPhone) feature. After a month of ...
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How can I un-erase my iphone from iCloud

My iPhone was stolen and I made the mistake of choosing erase my iPhone in iCloud. Is there any way to un-erase my iPhone from iCloud? If not, is there any way to track my phone??
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How to put an image from PC to iOS 8 iPhone camera roll?

I have a picture on my PC that I want to put into my Camera Roll. PC is vista so I can't install iCloud onto the computer. I have iCloud but when I log in I don't see anything about photos. I see ...
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Why don't my icloud.com contacts download to my iPhone?

I've manually imported my Google Contacts into icloud.com (via a vCard file). Now I'd like to have these contacts available on my iPhone. My iCloud is property set up (Settings > Mail, Contacts, ...
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I can't figure out how to download podcasts

I can't figure out, anymore, how to download my podcasts onto my ipod.
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Old iCloud account of iPad

I deleted my old iCloud account, and now have a new one. I'm trying to get the old one off my iPad, but it's asking me for the password for the old account, which no longer exists. I don't want to ...
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iphone disabled [duplicate]

I bought an iphone 4s for my daughter unfortunately it was disabled since she forgot the password and when being bypassed by the tech they were asking for the icloud account and since I had only ...
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Turn find my iPad off

My iPad is showing my old Apple id, so I am unable to sign out of iCloud or turn off "find my iPad" I need to sign out so that I can type in my new Apple id. The system is only allowing my to reset my ...
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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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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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Transferring iPhoto to iCloud drive

I have been running out of hard drive space on my older MacBook Air. I decided to free up the 91gb of space that is my iPhoto. (I believe) I moved iPhoto in relatively easy fashion. I drug it from ...
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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 ...