Apple's operating system crafted specifically for mobile devices. iOS has roots in OS X, and in recent years the two operating systems have diverged in some areas of functionality, though they remain separate entities.

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Recovering data from factory-reset iPad

I updated my iPad to iOS 8.3 and something or other failed, leading to a factory reset. I'd like to recover my files. I found a couple Windows tools that apparently can do that, but either they can't ...
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iOS 8.3 Keyboard (3rd party) hidden/missing in messages

This happened to me on older iOS 8.x versions, but stopped for a while and came back when I upgraded to a newer iphone (from 5s to 6, with 8.3). Seemingly randomly, certain times the keyboard just ...
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How do I dictate @ to siri?

I'm looking to learn how to dictate @ to siri. If there is a general resource to look up how to find odd characters, so much the better, but in US English I'm not figuring this out by myself.
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Keyboard shortcuts synchronisation between iOS and OS X does not work properly

I use keyboard shortcuts on my iPhone a lot. For example, @g which results in @gmail.com, or addr for my home address. I have got multiple OS X and iOS systems. I believe shortcuts in sync via iCloud. ...
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I can't see some apps on my homescreen

On my iPad mini I downloaded some apps but I can't see them on my homescreen. I have plenty of storage and on my usage it just has the apps' icons but no name. Also when I go onto the App Store I ...
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Which app distribution method I must use for this app?

Im making an app for my enterprise but we dont know yet which ditribution method to use. The app is for employees, <-- This is not a problem, we can use Enterprise Membership, the problem is that ...
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Is it possible to track installed apps usage on iOS devices using MDM profiles?

I need to track not enterprise distributed apps, but all other apps installed on the device. I need the information on when each app was launched, and for how long it was opened. As I see so far, it ...
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Microphone Requests Not Working

I just got Skype for my iPod Touch 5th gen. During the first call, I got a message telling me to grant access to the microphone. I've seen other tutorials, that instruct you to go to Settings, then ...
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Deleted (but not cleared) voicemails not visible on iPhone 5

Background: I have an iPhone 5, iOS 8.3, carrier Verizon, and I currently can't get voicemails because my saved voicemails are filling all the available space. I've found several articles about how ...
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Applications in appstore aren't binary?

Sorry if the title is confusing, I do not know how to describe it better. Perhaps an example will help you understand: When I download a 1GB file (it's an example) the appstore I notice that the ...
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Configuring Notification Center alert prefs for apps in aggregate/groups

We all have a plethora of applications installed on iOS and OS X. These applications compete for our attention by sending us a constant stream of alerts. Some of these alerts are useful and immediate, ...
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Where is the UDID stored on the iPhone?

Where on the iPhone is information regarding the phone's UDID, IMEI, serial number, etc. stored? Are they somewhere in the filesystem, or are they off of the hard drive and stored somewhere else ...
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Messages app crashing

I can't open Messages app on my iPhone 5S with iOS 8.3 (no jailbreak) - it crashes on start. I suspect a malformed message caused this, so I want to delete all messages from all senders to see if it ...
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Is there any limit testing iOS apps on devices without developer membership?

It is now possible to test iOS apps on your device without a developer membership thanks to Xcode 7. Is there any limit? (Like short-expiring signatures or max number of apps.)
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iPhone 4 died and need to know how to retrieve data on flashed phone [duplicate]

My iPhone 4 completely died. I got one of my fathers old iPhone 4's and had it flashed at Cleartalk. How can I retrieve all of my data that was backed up on the icloud?
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Apple HomeKit verbal commands in languagues other than English

Is there a comprehensive list of Apple HomeKit verbal commands in other languages other that English available? "Turn off the bedroom lights" e.g. Other English terms are mentioned in this article: ...
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Unsubscribe from e-mails but not from binaries in beta testing

Friends of my complaining getting too much e-mail from apple. They are beta testers of my app, getting regularly updates. Is it possible to get binaries, but do not get emails about status info?
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Can I delete text messages with one swipe like mail messages on iPhone?

I would like to be able to swipe completely to left and get my text messages deleted similarly to email messages. I can swipe left and the "delete" option appears, but it's another click. Is this ...
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Hidden app in Apple App Store

I have an app that (depending on the user) needs to download a companion app. I'd like to have this companion app in the app store so that the user can easily download it but I don't want the ...
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Corrupted backup from iOs 8.3 to iOs 9

I just downloaded the iOs 9, and I get a message from iTunes, it says that my backup is corrupted or not compatible with my iPhone. Do you guys know why I get this ? I tried to restart my computer, ...
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iOS 8: Prevent Safari Mobile from reloading tabs by default

When switching between tabs in Safari Mobile -- Even within a few seconds -- Safari will automatically reload the tab. This will happen more frequently between sessions: Switching between Safari ...
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How does iCloud Photo Library's “Optimize iPhone Storage” setting work in relation to other photo apps on iOS?

If I have Optimize iPhone Storage enabled on my iPhone and my phone storage is completely full, I understand that iOS will only store a low-res thumbnail of many of my photos on the device. (The full ...
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iOS third-party keyboard with functionality to swipe down on letters to enter numbers/symbols?

On some Android keyboards (for example), the main display is a full QWERTY keyboard with numbers or symbols under the letters. You can either press directly on a letter to type it, or swipe down on ...
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how to SSH to my UNIX box?

I have installed 2 SSH clients on my iPad Air2 running iOS 8.3 and no matter what I do, it won't connect. The iPad just can't see the servers (I have 2). I didn't even get the username prompt. I've ...
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I cant open my iPad mini!

While I was playing minecraft pe, I was changing the skin and when I got to the camera roll there's a somehwat black glitch that rebooted my iPad. After waiting for my iPad to open it keeps rebooting ...
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I deleted every mail on my iPhone - but why does Mail still eat up my memory?

I deleted every single mail from Mail.app on iOS 8.3 (inbox, sent, trash). However, Mail still occupies 798 MB for "mails and attachments" according to the memory overview. How can I clear this ...
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RSS app rejected for containing to external mechanism for purchases [closed]

I recently submitted an app that behaves like a RSS Reader for a specific niche that was rejected for providing access to external mechanisms for purchases or subscriptions. The app takes the user ...
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Accessing the root folder in iOS 8

I am using a iPhone 5 with iOS 8.3 and I want to have access to the root directory.
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List apps that are downloaded to my phone

How do I know what apps are downloaded to my iPhone 4?
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iPhone Mail app. Can't see attachments (.jpg, .pdf,…). Exchange & iCloud account

I have mostly iOS products, and so far they've been working great. Recently, however, I noticed that I couldn't view certain attachments using the Mail app. I have an iCloud and an Exchange account, ...
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How to get the call log from my iPhone in iOS 8?

I need to get the call log from my iPhone. What is the path to get the call log from iOS 8.3?
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Auto shutdown iPad

Is there a way to automatically shutdown an iPad after a certain time interval? N.B. Not auto-sleep. Auto-shutdown.
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iPod Touch 5: Start new messages field doesn't show up

http://i57.tinypic.com/30kysfl.jpp Hi, my iPod Touch 5th gen dosent have the start new messages field, and its not there when I scroll down. Also, my iPhone's phone number wasn't an option when the ...
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How can I get the raw text of an email in iOS Mail?

Does Apple Mail under iOS support the ability to get the raw as-sent text of an email? Alternatively, is there a way to forward an email as an attachment? I'd like to be able to report spam email to ...
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Required: Contacts App for iPhone 5c (IFTTT Compatible)

I have iPhone 5c (iOS8). I recently added a recipe from IFTTT that lets me store any new contacts I add on my iPhone to a spreadsheet on my Google Drive account. I'm also using an app called "Connect" ...
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iPad mini will not turn on

I can not get my iPad mini to turn on. I have tried to press the home and power button simultaneously but that doesn't work and when it is attached to the charger I hear the charge ding sound. What ...
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Set Proxy Host and Port in UiWebview ios

I'm setting up a webview but I need to load the content of the webview using a proxy.I have used the following code, but it seems that the traffic is not routing through the proxy that we set. I am ...
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How can I update and then restore?

I've just been sent a replacement iPhone. I don't have a computer at the moment so I've gone to restore it during the set up. It shows the latest iPhone backup as 08:42 which is the one that I want to ...
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How can I get my own phone number from an iPhone running iOS 8?

I am trying to get my own phone number but I can not find it. This is available in jailbroken phones and iOS 7 and lower versions. Please any help?
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Streaming from iTunes to iPhone without Home Sharing

I have a gigantic iTunes library on my Mac and would like the ability to stream directly to my iPhone. I can accomplish this by switching on Home Sharing and accessing my library via the Shared ...
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Is there an iOS equivalent of Bonjour for Mac?

you know how you can search your locally networked devices on Bonjour in Safari on Macs, and once you select a device, Safari asks you to log in with a username and password to get to the device's ...
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Order of contacts in iOS multitasking menu

In the iOS multitask menu, I have it set to display recent contacts. Are they displayed in the order of the time of contact or are the sorted by frequency of contact? Also, occasionally a recent ...
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Can't create an outlet by drag and drop ,Xcode 6

I'm new to IOS XCODE6 ,trying to create a single view app . When I try to create an outlet connection to the label by drag and drop , nothing shows up as you see in the picture below. I did search the ...
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Can I restore an iPhone 5S Backup with 7.0.4 on to my iOS 8.3 iPod Touch 5G?

My iPod touch got stuck in a screen and it says to connect to iTunes, and the only backup I have is an iPhone 5S 7.0.4 backup. I don't want to break anything. Will it work?
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Screen capture not working for satellite view of Maps

I'd like to know if it's possible to take a screen capture of the satellite view of 'Maps' on my iPhone 6. It doesn't respond using the Home and Sleep buttons.
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Google Play Music on Alarm

I'm new to iOS, I've come from Android and to avoid loosing time migrating all the musics from Google Play Music to iTunes (and since Google allows you to have 50,000 songs on their servers for free ...
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Can one sync iTunes between two OS X machines? How?

Summary iTunes appears to have a formidable weakness. It does not appear to be possible to store a subset of one's collection on a Mac, just as one routinely does on an iOS device. Details We ...
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Filesystem permissions for /var/mobile/Media/DCIM/.MSIC/Incoming

I have changed the permissions on /var/mobile/Media/DCIM/.MSIC/Incoming. Now my camera cannot take pictures. Maybe picture is taken but it cannot write it. I want to fix the permissions issue. Could ...
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“Soft Return” character (Shift-Enter) on iOS?

How can I enter a soft return character (Shift-Enter) on iOS?
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How to open and read particular files on iOS (.xpt .por)?

What apps on iOS can open .xpt and .por files? I think they are called binary or stata/sas files in general? How do you open them on iOS? Is that not possible?