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How can I name a photo in IOS 7?

I'm using iPhone 4S and IOS 7. How can I name photos in IOS 7 ? I wonder if there is a way to rename the photos.
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How to download HD Youtube video on iOS?

There are many, Free or Paid iOS Apps to download Youtube Video. Most of them worked the same, where you paste the URL into the built in browsers, press and hold the play button to download. However ...
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Keeping all photos in iCloud, but viewable on iPhone 5 and Mac

I have a 16 GB iPhone 5 and am low on storage, so what I'd to do is save all my photos and videos to iCloud and ensure that all future ones are saved there, as well, but not saved to the storage on my ...
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Turn off encrypted backup on iPhone that has a profile without removing profiles

I have iPhones that have profiles on them that were password protected profiles and those passwords have been lost. So we need to wipe the iphones and was hoping to to a backup first and then restore ...
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How can I add/move icloud contacts to a group?

I see that iCloud can create groups. It appears that other than All Contacts, I only have another group, contacts-other that was created when I imported my addresses (I think via Outlook, which I no ...
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Transferring apps to new iPhone?

I just got an iPhone 6, upgrading from the 5. My main computer is a Mac Pro Running Snow Leo, and iTunes 11.4. I backed up the iPhone 5 and when I went to sync to the 6, I got a warning that it wants ...
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Accessing/Viewing iTunes File Sharing Folders Locally on iPhone without Computer

I use a music application called Vox on my iPhone. Usually, when I want to transfer my iTunes music to it, I go on my computer, plug in my phone, open iFunBox, and put the music in its iTunes File ...
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My legal-sized document prints out with the bottom 4 inches cut off

My legal-sized document prints with the bottom 4 inches cut off. If I send the document to myself as an attachment by e-mail, it prints fine. I'm using a brand-new iMac El Capitan and Word 2016. The ...
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Importing photos iphone via dropbox app not working

I'm having some issues importing my camera roll to my dropbox. I'm using an iphone 6s, latest iOS, latest version of the dropbox app. It used to import my photos just fine, but now it will only ...
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How to upgrade an iPad to iOS 8 from iOS 7? [duplicate]

I have an iPad running iOs 7.x I want to install an app which requires iOs 8.0 or newer. But for compatibility reasons I can't install iOs 9.x yet, as it may break some existing app. Is there a way ...
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How can I restore the El Capitan Messages notification sound (chime) to the old sound?

I've noticed when I receive messages in the Messages app in El Capitan, it plays the "Chime" sound from iOS 9. I recall that in the previous version of OSX, or perhaps the one before it, the ...
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Why are Pages/Numbers/Keynote not free in the App Store on new iPhone 6s?

I got a new iPhone in the US, but am using it abroad (Israel) and with my old Apple ID. In the App Store I see the Apple Pages/Numbers/Keynote with a price tag on them (not free) when they should be ...
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Is there a limit to how many iOS devices I can synch with iTunes?

I've heard about the 5 computer limit. I'm wondering if iOS devices are included in that or not.
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Possibility of getting HealthKit data from third-party sensors in real-time?

I have heard that HealthKit can be used to gather health-related data using the iPhone’s sensors in real-time, and I know that there are several third-party wearable biometric sensors that can ...
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Remove HTML5 audio limitation on jailbroken IOS 5

I thought I'd give my ancient iPad1 on iOS 5.1.1 a second life as a simple wall hanging appliance to show reminders and play short notification sounds when they become overdue. So I wrote a HTML5 web ...
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Update my jailbroken iPhone 4 iOS 4.2.1 to iOS 7.1.2

I'm new to this but I had my phone jailbroken years ago and they told me I had to stay under Apple's radar so I never tried to get it updated. Now I can barely use any of my apps, for instance I can't ...
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iPad mini downgrade to iOS7 [duplicate]

I want to buy new iPad but I guess it will have iOS 9 version. My question is - can I downgrade iPad mini to iOS 7. I just need it for testing.
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Mobile-Safari stopped asking me to update passwords

I use a wifi hotspot where, after I connect, I have to fill in my username and password in a loginscreen. My username stays the same, but the password changes quite often. Safari used to detect ...
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IOS : Set DNS for data cellular [duplicate]

I was wondering can we then change the DNS default value (would like to use OpenDNS) maybe we can use the MMSC settings? We can change the carrier data cellular settings straight on the iPhone ...
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Should I delete pictures from Photo Stream or Camera Roll to free up space on my device?

Can I make more available memory by deleting pictures? Do I delete them from Photo Stream or Camera Roll? I want them saved but can I remove from one of those areas.
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iOS App Store will not update apps unless the Update button is pressed many times

This happens on Wifi and Cellular with iOS 9.1 on an iPhone 6. Clicking the update button results in the App Store somewhat ignoring the action where it seems to try updating for about 0.1 seconds (...
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Is it impossible to listen to podcasts on iOS 6 now?

I'm on iOS 6 on my iPhone, and I don't like iOS 7. When I try to listen to a podcast on the iTunes app, it tells me to download the Podcasts app. When I try to download the Podcasts app, it tells me ...
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iOS app for exporting HomeKit data?

I have bought an Elgato Eve HomeKit-compliant weather sensor. It works well enough but unfortunately its accompanying app does not support data export. From what I understand about Apple HomeKit, ...
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Some iOS users cannot download my app from App Store

Hello, some of my iOS users cannot download my app from app store. They are getting the message "This app is incompatible with your iPhone" App available for iOS 8.0+ To be precise, here is a ...
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Can the iOS 6 setup assistant be re-run a second time without erasing my iPhone?

After upgrading my 3GS to iOS 6, I had to make an urgent phone call. Thus, when the iOS 6 setup wizard showed, I just hit "skip", "continue", and "accept" whenever possible. Now that the phone call ...
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Verizon store data transfer vs. iTunes restore?

My sister is getting a new iPhone from Verizon tonight. When the people at the Verizon store transfer her data from her current iPhone to the new one, what exactly are they transferring, and will any ...
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Is there a way to make a portable iOS backup?

I'm travelling and will probably get a new iPad (actually an iPad Pro - woo hoo) while I'm away. Is there a way to backup my current iPad, take the backup with me, and then when I'm near a laptop or ...
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Google photos on ipad

I loaded Google photos on my iPad then backed up my picture gallery to it. Some pics did not get backed up from 2012 but picture photos says backup complete. How do I get the pics from 2012 into ...
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Projector files in a iPad

I have some files "Projector" generated from an old Flash CS3. Is there any way I can see that in a new iPad? How? I would like to see the project full screen when I am offline.
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iOS: How can I overdub an m4a email attachment?

My friend has sent me a rough recording to overdub, sent as an m4a over email. What app(s) can I use to do this without syncing the song to my music library? GarageBand doesn't seem to let me import ...
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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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When replacing an expired Enterprise Distribution certificate, do I have to resign the whole App?

Our Customer has an Enterprise Distribution certificate. We are signing their Apps and distribute them to their devices via Airwatch MDM. Their Enterprise Distribution certificate is about to expire ...
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Do the three iPad personal hotspot tethering options differ in terms of speed?

I am delighted with LTE tethering on the new iPad with personal hotspot. What are the speed ramifications of selecting Wi-Fi over Bluetooth or connecting via USB and the dock connector?
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Are there any 1D laser barcode scanners that work well with iOS?

I'm looking for a scanner that works similarly to the Microvision ROV which has worked very well for me in the past when connected to a Mac and Delicious Library. Is there anything comparable on ...
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Switch vibrations for all notifications except phone calls in silent mode

I would like to receive any type of notifications (e.g.: WhatsApp message notifications) without vibration. I switched the vibration off under Settings → Sounds → Vibrate on silent, but now the phone ...
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Opening specific email causes Mail to crash

I have set up Microsoft Office Mail on my iPhone 6. The only problem that I cannot get my head round is that it all works fine but I received an email this morning, and when I clicked on it to read it,...
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What formats does Quick Look for iOS support for presenting 3D information?

I want to present some 3D models to my clients via email. I don't know what apps they have installed and I can't have then install any apps, most of them have a strict app policy. What 3D formats ...
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Turn off location services automatically, when app is no longer in foreground

I want location services to only be on when certain apps like maps are being used. I understand that maps stays in the background now since ios 8, and thus location services will stay on. Is there a ...
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iTunes 12.3 doesn't recognize iPad 1 with iOS 5

I've upgraded my MacBook to El Capitan and my iTunes 12.3 doesn't recognize my iPad 1 with iOS 5 nor my iPhone 4s with iOS 9.1 any more. I thought it was because my iPad 1 is too old and can't ...
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Why is my iCloud storage full, even after deleting videos?

I have recently been recording long videos with my iPhone (3 hrs/day). When I've come home, I have transfered the videos to my computer and then deleted them on the iPhone. Despite this, my iCloud ...
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How do you disable the iOS Storage full alert?

I've been getting close to filling up my 16 GB iPhone 4 with iOS 5. I have freed up some space and have 1.5 GB available, but I keep getting alerts that are annoying. Is there a way to disable the ...
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Can I speed up iCloud photo sync between iPhone and Macbook?

I have an iPhone 5 running iOS 9.1 and a Macbook Pro running Yosemite. Both devices are set up to sync photos to and from iCloud. When I take a photo on the iPhone (for further processing on the ...
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Where are iOS updates in El Capitan located on Mac

Someone posted this question before giving the following location as the directory ~/Library/iTunes/iPhone Software Updates I am downloading the latest version right now and it is NOT in this ...
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How can I “delete” the last word, using iOS dictation feature?

iOS dictation is a great feature, which mostly works both for Siri and for apps supporting an onscreen keyboard. However: is there a voice command I can use to backspace or delete the last word? I ...
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Use Siri to play all songs (shuffled) in iOS 9

In iOS 8.4 and below, I could tell Siri, "play all songs, shuffled" or "shuffle all songs" no matter where in the OS I was. But now when I try that, Siri tells me that I must be in the Music app, ...
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Large mysterious downloads in iOS

I'm running iOS 9.2 on an iPad Air 2. I was connected to a wifi hotspot that is generated by my Android phone (a Nexus 5), which is something I do regularly without any issues. On my phone I track my ...
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Iphone 4s button broke

My iphone 4s has the power button jammed, and the battery died causing my phone to turn off. So i plugged it in and it wont turn on, but it is strage because it shows the apple sign on the screen but ...
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Sharing an iCloud account

I am setting up my parents with an Apple iPad. I was wondering if I can configure it so that they share a single iCloud account for email, calendar, contacts, photo stream, FaceTime calls, etc. Is ...
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Apple Wallpaper gone in recent versions of iOS?

Has Apple been replacing their Wallpaper images during updates of iOS 7, 8, and 9? My iPhone 5s has an image of a blue-green aurora borealis that I assume was Apple-provided. I don't recall ...