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Is it possible to upgrade from ios 4.3.5 to 5.0.1 even though the current version is 5.1?

My iphone has ios version 4.3.5 (8L1). I want to jailbreak/unlock it. I see that the latest jailbreak is for version 5.0.1 (by redsn0w). Itunes only allows me to upgrade to the latest version which is ...
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iOS 9.1 ipad cannot connect to the App Store

I just upgraded my original iPad to iOS 9.1 and it now cannot connect to the App Store. No other error is given. If I go to the App Store I get a blank page. If I try to Update an app, the screen ...
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Is it possible to downgrade iOS 9 to iOS 8 on 4S? [duplicate]

Accidentally updated to 9 version from 7. It lags a lot so I want to downgrade it at least to 8 version. Is it possible? Via standart restore feature i get “This device isn’t eligible for the ...
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Do >iOS8 devices randomize Bluetooth-MAC address

iOS8 has brought the randomization of the WiFi MAC-address. My question is if the Bluetooth MAC-address is also randomized in the same manner on iDevices?
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The font Calibri is missing. Your text might look different with Pages, Numbers

My documents do not contain that font anywhere. But the iPad still complains about this. How can I remove completely these font from document? Is there a way to do this? Maybe there are special ...
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How can I visit an IP address on Mobile Safari?

I am on iOS 7.0.4 on an iPhone 5. I type in a IP address on my local network, 192.168.11.18, in my Safari address bar, and Safari completely ignores the fact that it is a host I am wanting to visit. ...
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Are there Anti-Theft apps for iPad similar to cerberus for Android

I have been looking for some anti-theft applications for iPad, like the wonderful Cerberus application for Android which enables a lot of features to recover your lost or stolen Android mobile for ...
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How to copy/sync music downloaded from Apple Music on iTunes to iPhone?

I have Apple Music subscription. When I make songs available offline(on iPhone 5s) I can listen to them on the device that I downloaded the songs without internet and not offline on iTunes on my ...
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Where are airdrop files located on ios? [duplicate]

I sent my files(pdf, docs...) from macbook to iphone but i did not open my files when received. And now i can not find my files anywhere. Is there anywhere or removed?
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Adding photos to iPhone from Mac using image capture

Does anyone know of a way that I can put photos on my iPhone using image capture?
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On iphone ios 7.1.2 app store update bug

I updated an app on my iphone 5 jailbreaked (ios 7.1.2). In the app store the app is already installed, all i can see is the open button, but is not opening if i click the open button. I can't delete ...
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Some contacts are missing in iOS Contacts

How can I get back (some) missing contacts? Some contacts are missing in my iPhone's Contacts app. They are available in my OS X's addressbook, both are linked by iCloud. Strangely, the contact ...
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Work offline in Google Drive on iPad

Is there a way to work offline on a Google Drive document on an iPad? I'm aware it's possible on a desktop or laptop when using Chrome, but I can't seem to see an option for such a functionality in ...
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Why won't iTunes copy my new mp3 to the iPod?

I have a new mp3 in iTunes, and despite how many times I sync it with my iPod, the new song will not be copied. I tried to remove all songs from that artist, and add again, but the new song is still ...
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View iCloud photos on iPhone

iPhone 5C on iOS 9.1 I've created new albums and uploaded photos from a desktop on the icloud.com "iCloud Photos" page. How would I view these photos from my iPhone? I have "iCloud Photo Library" on,...
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Beta App Review - max review time regulations

Does anybody know, are there any Apple regulations, that clearly say how long can the Beta App Review last? (the maximum amount of time) By Beta App Review I mean that review, that has to be done ...
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Downgrading an iOS application - how to download a previous version?

On my iPad, I updated to a new version of YouTube that I don't like. Is there a way to downgrade? Would it be possible if I have the application link to the old version? How do I get the old link? ...
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Group by subject in iOS Mail app

How do I make the default Mail app on iOS group by subject? I've enabled "Organize By Thread" but that doesn't help. On my Mac (OS X 10.9.4): On my iPhone (iOS 7.1.2):
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Which of iOS apps allow customizing font size?

Which of iOS apps that allow customizing font sizes: either through support of DynamicType / LargerText system settings (and BoldText that can be helpful to improve readability) or have their own ...
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How to move a Reminder from one list to another in iOS?

There doesn't appear to be an option in Reminders to 'move to another list' Is it really just a case of copy and paste, which would be pretty terrible
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Unable to post video preview for iOS app

I am unable to submit the video preview of my app. Length is ok and the upload is accepted followed by the message "Your file could not be loaded. Try again"
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how to get pictures off the phone (running 5.1.1)?

So my dad left behind his old phone so my son can use it as a music player. It's currently running 5.1.1. There are several albums and one of them are pictures of our family. I want to get them off ...
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how to force a factory reset of an iPhone?

I once used a sequence of button presses to force an iPhone to downgrade to its original iOS version, and its factory settings. IIRC is involved holding down the power button for 10 seconds and ...
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Update iPhone 3GS from iOS 3.1.3

How to update my iPhone 3GS from iOS 3.1.3?
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Can Microsoft Office apps for iOS play linked embedded video?

Can Microsoft Office apps for iOS play linked embedded video? From excel, doc or ppt files?
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How to deactivate ALL transitions/fades/motions in iOS 9?

Is there a way to deactivate ALL transitions, fade and motions effects throughout the iOS? When I tap on the Safari app, say, I want to open Safari immediately, not sit through a split-second of fade ...
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unable to install software update in macbook

I am trying to install software update in macbook, but when it says downloaded completed and you need to restart your machine, I press Restart button but my machine does not restart, it just gets ...
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speed up iOS9 on iPad 4?

Ever since I've installed iOS 9 on my iPad it has been quite slow. The network seems slower, for example Netflix often times out. Chrome often shuts down, presumably because it is using too much ...
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Would erase content and settings affect phone number?

I just want to know, I just want to do it safely. My phone always said it's almost full storage but I did delete all my text messages, pictures, apps, etc. I tried everything but it always said the ...
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What is website data?

When in Settings under Safari>Advanced I see website data. What is this? Also, what does a hard reset (holding sleep/wake and home button) do?
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What's a good SSH tunneling client for ios?

I need a solution that will work without jailbreaking. On Linux and on OSX, I use ssh on the command-line to open ssh tunnels so I can run client-server applications securely. I need to do the ...
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Is there an easier way to compare iOS to Android apps than manually checking each app?

Next year, I'm getting myself a new phone, and it'll either be a Nexus or an iPhone. I'm currently using a Samsung Galaxy S4, but I'm fed up with how slow security updates occur and how often Samsung ...
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Otool on JailBroken device

I jailbroke my iOS device running iOS 7.1.2 using Pangu. I have Cydia 1.1.23 and have installed "BigBoss Recommended Tools 1.3.2" as suggested here: otool BigBoss Recommended Tools However, I am ...
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Latest iOS 9 doesn't show WiFi symbol, even when connected to WiFi

How do I display the WiFi symbol when connected to WiFi? iOS 8 used to show the WiFi symbol in place of LTE when connected to WiFi. Now, after the iOS 9 update, it always display LTE, even though I'm ...
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iOS Developer Account With VISA Debit Card

Can anyone confirm whether Apple accepts VISA debit card to buy iOS Developer account that costs $99. I can use the same card to purchase apps from the App Store but is this card can also be used to ...
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Is iPhone being remotely accessed?

On a consistent basis, I try to close any open apps to save battery life. I close the apps by double clicking the home screen button & then swipe the apps upward on the touchscreen to close. ...
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ActiveSync on iPhone keep reload all emails from scratch?

I have a iOS user, her email is connected to company's exchange 2010 server by ActiveSync. For some reason, the emails on her phone keep sycning all items from the date when she created her account. I ...
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Timer Lockout for iOS allowing multiple apps

Is there a way to force the iPad to lock after X minutes but also allow my kids to use multiple apps? I know about guided access which works great at locking them to one app (e.g., for homework) but ...
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iCloud backup space discrepancy

I'm having an issue with iCloud backups, in that there is a discrepancy between space used, and iOS backups present on iCloud. The below images show the issue: According to this image, I am currently ...
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Google Photos won't stop syncing on iOS

I have Google Photos installed on my iPhone 6S and would like it to stop automatically syncing my photos. I like to view my pictures but don't want everything backed up. I have gone into settings ...
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Examples of Apps with PIN protected content

We have an iOS app with the following requirement. The app must be accessible only to those participating in a research study The app will be published to the public App Store, however, it will ...
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If Chrome uses the same engine as Safari on iOS - will the adblockers work there too? [closed]

iOS9 enabled add-blocking APIs - and there has been a slew of app-blocking applications released. This all appear to target Safari. My understanding was that Chrome (on iOS) used the same engine as ...
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iPhone 6SPlus Calendar problems

I purchased an iPhone 6SPlus two weeks ago. When I created my work email account, which is Exchange 2003 (yeah, a dinosaur), I have no problems getting and sending mail and have no problems adding ...
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How can I send an email to a google contact group on my iOS devices?

I have groups in my Google Contacts for sending emails to sets of people via the web interface on a browser. I sync Google mail and contacts onto a couple iOS devices via Microsoft Exchange. How can ...
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How to send email from “different accounts” in Outlook iOS app (Outlook.com account)?

And by "different accounts" I mean other email addresses (and aliases) that have been setup as send (or send/recieve) accounts within the one outlook.com account. For example, within my <me>@...
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I need to refresh a specific app in the background at set intervals?

Is there a way to have a specific app on my iPhone auto refresh in the background at set intervals? The built in system refresh does not work for what I need. Let's say I have an app that I would like ...
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How to use my phone number on my Macbook's Messages?

iMessage is very confusing as my email and phone number keeps receiving different messages at random occasions rather than having all messages sent to both. This is very apparent in group messages. ...
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Why do I keep losing my ‘text substitutions?’

I'm a heavy user of OS X's / iOS's ‘text substitutions’ or text replacements. I probably have hundreds of these. At some point in the recent-ish past (last couple of years?), Apple silently started ...