The iOS App Store is a digital application distribution platform for iOS devices, developed and maintained by Apple.

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Why are certain games only available on iPad?

I recently bought a 5th generation iPod touch. I searched for "Magic 2014" but was greeted with the message: "Magic 2014 is only available on Apple iPad". Why are certain games iPad only?
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Apps larger than 50MB prohibited by the App Store

If we read the App Store Review Guidelines for iOS there is a point that 2.15 Apps larger than 50MB in size will not download over cellular networks (this is automatically prohibited by the App ...
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Uploading app to app-store with same name for another developer id

Let me explain clearly, I have developed an application and created an app in the app-store with an apple developer id. But, not uploaded the binary version. Now I need to upload the app with ...
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Safari ads autolink to app store

When I open a page with a banner ad for an iOS game, the App Store automatically opens. Considering the lag this causes for my iPhone 4, and the fact that the home button doesn't always work like it ...
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iPad app to launch rocket (kid version)

In Life on iPad ad they demo kids launching a play rocket. Any idea which app is used (and how it is done?) By closely looking at the ad, it seems they used an app to balance it accordingly, not to ...
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Cannot Purchase IAP, Continually Asks for Password

This is an iPad mini running 7.0.4. I am having trouble when trying to buy an IAP. It just continually asks for my iTunes PW (it's the correct PW). I often have trouble downloading apps as well. I've ...
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App store, safari just disappeared

Brand new iphone 5s. Trying to install some apps, app store and safari and maybe others have just disappeared. Restrictions are not on. Ridiculous pile of crock! Phone often seizes too requiring ...
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Apple id security questions not allowing me to download apps

I bought an iPhone 4S. I am trying to download apps from the App store but it is not letting me do it. Every time I try to download an app, a window pops up asking me to type in my Apple ID password. ...
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How to un-stick iOS app upgrade?

In the App Store app, I clicked the "UPDATE" button next to an app, and it changed to "INSTALLING" (dimmed), and the app icon on the left got a little black thermometer on the bottom, but then nothing ...
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How to solve international credit card issues?

The issue is: I had an US account which some iTunes gift card credit on it. Using this credit, I bought the game Magic 2014. I played a lot and after some time I decided to buy its expansion through ...
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Can an MDM system (e.g. GOOD) report on iOS app usage?

If a company uses an MDM system (like GOOD or MobileIron) to deploy apps to their iPads and iPhones does iOS provide the MDM system data about when the app is used, so it will show up in their usage ...
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How do you hide App Store app updates that your version of iOS does not support?

I am running a first generation iPad with iOS 5.1.1 (the most recent version it will ever have) and I just noticed today that the application Shazam has just dropped support for iOS 5 on the latest ...
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Two Macs and One Apple ID (purchases on App Store)

I have a Macbook Air mid 2012 model and now I'm thinking about buying a Mac Mini or a iMac so that I can have my Macbook Air for when I'm on the road, and the Mini or iMac stationed at home all the ...
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iPhone 4 Zombie Apps in ios7

I have several unwanted apps on my iPhone 4 ios7 that appear greyed out, do not run, show a "paused" badge when I click on them, but will not delete if I try the usual method. They will also not be ...
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How do I get a refund on an iOS app I just bought?

I just bought an iPhone app knowing that it may or may not provide the feature which was the entire reason for me buying it. I figured I could always get a refund if it doesn't do what I want. It ...
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iTunes Connect closed this holiday?

iTunes Connect was closed for a week last year around the christmas holidays. Does anyone know if there will be a similar period of time where iTunes Connect is closed this year?
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How does iWork for iOS know what account to use for icloud?

I saw a student selling a used iPad with the offer of including Pages, Keynote, and Numbers. They said they would wipe the device then reinstall iWork. Wouldn't logging in associate the iWork apps ...
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Restoring past purchases from different country

I recently moved countries, and have purchases associated on my iTunes account. Once I moved countries, I changed the country on my Apple ID to my new country. However, after using a store card on ...
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Force Mac App Store to Install to Applications Folder

I recently purchased a copy of my own Mac App Store app (using promo code) so that I could experience it the way my customers do. I've discovered that downloading the app from the App Store will not ...
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Why do I need a credit card when I am downloading a free app from the app store on a iPad mini? [duplicate]

I am trying to download a free app but it keeps telling me to provide a credit card. I try to avoid it but it won't let me and I don't have a credit card. How can I use App Store without a credit ...
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How does Apple's free apps program work?

Apple recently announced that iLife and iWork suites are free with new Macs and iOS devices, but how does it work? Is it preinstalled? What happens if I wipe out the system—will it still be free in ...
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Is there a “windirstat”/“Disk Inventory X” type iOS app? (ie app for visualizing hard drive usage on iOS)

This is a pretty simple question. Assuming you know what WinDirStat &/or Disc Inventory X do, which is visualize the usage of your hard drive on a file-by-file basis, sized in proportion to the ...
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Why is “Add to Wishlist” option not visible in iOS 7 App Store?

I've found several apps that I'd like to add to my wishlist to download later, but the option isn't visible in the menu. I thought "Add to Wishlist" was a new feature in iOS 7 for the App Store. But ...
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AppStore gambling policy

As I understand currently Apple allows some kind of gambling apps to be published on AppStore, I just don't know all about this. So, my question is if they would allow a lotto type app with real money ...
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Set iOS Appstore notification default style

When submitting to App store can we have the default setting on the notification center set to Alerts rather than banners?
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Is there a free Office App for the iOS to read Word, Excel, PowerPoint & OneNote files?

I've looked around the AppStore for this but have not found one yet. Maybe my keywords are all messed up. Is there an app that will allow me to read files created by Microsoft Office on the iOS?
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If my App gets approved, can I set a specific “Release Date”?

I'm developing my first App for the App Store, and I'll soon be submitting it. However I need to release it on a specific day for promotional reasons. Since I've never been through the process before, ...
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Itunes App Store Release Date Missing

I use the Windows OS and iTunes 11.1 and recently I noticed that the last few version of the Itune App Store they had made changes to the viewing of app in both iphone & ipad. The old version can ...
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Location specific keywords in a new iPhone app?

I'm deploying an iOS app tomorrow. The app provides an international service that requires support of local businesses of a certain type. Nothing in the app description or app workflow is tied to a ...
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How to know under which account/Apple ID an app was purchased?

I uninstalled/removed apps I used to purchase using a family member's Apple ID; then I re-purchased apps using my own Apple ID. Is there a way for me to check whether the apps are now under my Apple ...
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App Store keeps showing wrong badge count

App Store on my iPhone keeps on showing that there are 3 new updates, but when I click on updates, it shows 0 new updates. It will update the badge count to 0 new updates as well, but not much later ...
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Is there any iOS apps that can have a alarm plays videos?

Can iOS apps play a video at a specified date and time using my video or YouTube video?
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Are there any iPhone apps to show network usage (in real-time)?

Specifically, I'd like to know what's happening (i.e. are any packets being sent?) when I try to send a photo over iMessage, the progress bar slowly progresses to about 90%, and then just stops.
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App store ranking - effect of downloads from multiple countries

If I have an app in the app store, it seems to be that the general consensus is Higher Downloads = Higher Rank However, if my app is downloaded 500 times in Australia, will that affect my US ...
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Will external subscription app be rejected

So I have an app that provides an interface for a website, and the PRO version of the website is $5/month. Will apple reject my app if there is an app and website, and the app asks for the credit card ...
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Is is possible to re-purchase an app for which I requested a refund?

Yes, it sounds strange. I purchased an app that didn't initially work and I requested a refund which was promptly processed by Apple. Then I couldn't find a better app for my needs and figured out ...
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How can I (or can I even) transfer iTunes/App store credit from one Apple ID to another?

How can I transfer my $0.49 on my apple ID to my family members $0.54 on her apple ID?
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The price button wont appear in the apps store on my ipod touch 2nd generation

I have a 2nd generation ipod touch and when I go into the apps store to download apps, some say cannot connect to iTunes store when I try to look at the info and when the info does show up the "price" ...
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Gifting my own app to iTunes Store users in other countries

I am the author of an app on the iOS App Store. How can I give away free copies of my app to people in other countries? I tried to use the gifting option but it says "gift redeemable in Canadian store ...
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How to install WhatsApp on an iPad 4 without 3G?

I own an iPad 4 without 3G (functioning only Wi-Fi) running iOS 7. How can I install WhatsApp on this iPad?
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Buy from appstore using operator network

I want to ask, if anyone already know if any company can sell application from appstore using credit charge of it, without using credit cards, like if i charge my line with 10 dollars, so i can buy ...
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What methods exist for reading out content to hear correct pronunciation?

I would like to be able to have selected content from ebooks and webpages read out to me so that I may hear the correct pronunciation of words and sentences. What accessibility options exist to help ...
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iOS7 automatic app update downloads from wrong store, stuck

I was using my iTunes account from country A when I installed iOS7, and automatic app updates were turned on. I then switched to using my country B account so that I could install updates to apps I ...
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If I have an iPod touch (1st gen) can I install apps?

I found what I think is a first gen iPod touch (see here). I had to restore it and it says it cannot update beyond iOS 2.2.1, build version 5H11. When I browse the App Store, all apps seem to ...
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When apps are auto-updated in iOS 7, they aren't indicated as being updated

I have enabled app auto-updates in iOS 7 on my iPod Touch, but when apps are auto-updated, they don't have the blue icon to indicate that they have been updated. Is this operating how it should be, or ...
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What do I do when I get “Cannot Connect to iTunes store” when downloading an app?

I'm using an iPad 2, iOS 5 and trying to download apps/updates. Occasionally I get the "Cannot connect to iTunes Store" message and my downloads cancel. The iTunes store loads, all my Apple ID ...
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How can I remove the update history in the app store?

I upgraded my iPhone to IOS7. Since this upgrade the app store has been having a new update history. How can I remove the history?
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Is there a log of auto-updated apps?

iOS 7 has a new auto-update apps feature. When it's enabled, you don't have to manually go into the App Store app and download updates for your installed apps. However, I want to be able to find out ...
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Apple ID issues

I had an iPhone 4s and took over my husband's iPhone 5. We reset all content and settings. It has been a nightmare! I could only sync 5 of many ringtones on the iPhone 5. After being on the phone ...
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Angry Birds scores did not transfer from iPhone to iPad

I uploaded all my Angry Bird games, Star Wars, Bad Piggies, etc., from my iPhone to my iPad. The games uploaded fine but all my hard earned scores are gone. Do I need to replay levels to get to where ...