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(How) Can a web site determine if Safari Private Browsing is turned on?

In Safari on Mavericks, I sometimes get a dialog from web sites indicating that some site functions will be blocked or degraded unless I turn off Private Browsing mode. Most users probably expect ...
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Chrome for iOS keeps loggin out of reddit.com

Google Chrome for iOS refuses to remember my login session once closed, nor does it remember my username or password. Other websites (google.com) autologin and stay logged in just fine in Chrome for ...
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Refresh a contact's iMessage status

I've explained one of my contacts how to set his phone number as a recipient for iMessage. However, his name still appears as Text Message and not iMessage. How often does iOS check if a number is ...
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Any need to connect iOS device to iTunes?

My home iMac (mid-2006) finally died a few weeks ago. We have a variety of iOS devices (2 iPhones/3 iPads). They all backup to iCloud and have iTunes Match. Once I get a new Mac for the house, will ...
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Multimedia iOS app that protects files from deletion

I'm looking for an iOS app that I can load with some audio and video files for my kids, but will stop them from being able to delete those files. I currently use GoodReader, but the only protection it ...
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How to use the iPad wordpress app when blog runs iThemes Security

This was closed as off-topic on the Wordpress SE site, so I'm hoping it fits better here, since it's specific to using an iOS app. I'm using iThemes Security on my site, so I have a "secret word" ...
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What is the way to copy text from Windows to iOS and vice-versa?

What is the way to copy text from Windows to iOS and vice-versa without using iTunes?
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iPhone iOS Exchange not showing new folders

for some reason my iPhone's Exchange account won't add new folders that I created in Outlook. Emails come in, but not new folders. I am not sure how long I've had this problem so I can't pinpoint to ...
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How is a factory reset done? [duplicate]

So, I'm very new to Apple products and am feeling a bit naive about it all - so, forgive me if this sounds a bit stupid! I am thinking about purchasing a used iPod touch 5th gen 64gb and I am ...
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Force http/https proxy on Apple iPad 1st generation (iOS 5.1.1)

Is there any way to force a first generation ipad (iOS 5.1.1) through a proxy server without exception? Alternatively, is there any way to force a first generation ipad through a VPN without ...
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Unwanted ATT0000x files attached to emails using Mail on iOS

My mother have an iPhone 3Gs with iOS 6.1.6 (the latest) and an iPad Mini with iOS 6.1.1, and whenever i send her images, she alway have files attached witch normally should be hidden. Like: ATT00001 ...
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Installing specific iOS version on iPhone 4S

I've been asked to purchase an iPhone 4S for a team of developers for testing purposes. Two requirements that have been asked of the iPhone are: it should run iOS 7.0 instead of the most recent 7.1 ...
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iphone app suggestion for taking low resolution photos

I need to take low resolution photos on iPhone5 like at 640*480, 320*240 etc. Low resolution photo is so that they can be uploaded easily. Default camera application is not allowing to change ...
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How can i reduce the file size of my images in Pages on my iPad?

Our school teacher is using an iPad to take photo's of their artwork, etc and then using Pages (on the same iPad) .. creating a quick 'page' or two (inserting their artwork) and then emailing the page ...
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Contact information frequently removed from contacts except email address

I frequently (at least once in 3-4 months) lose all my contact phone numbers. I see the contacts but if I click the contact name, I see their phone numbers, address all cleared except e-mail address. ...
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Just activated old iPhone and App Store is trying to make me pay for an app I've already paid for

I had an iPhone app on my iPhone 5s now currently under repair that had a $100 app called GIS kit. I am connected to my iTunes account with the App Store, and have a bunch of apps that it's allowing ...
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Why is there something white behind the “slide to unlock” in my lock screen? (iPhone 4, iOS 7.1)

I get the following lock screen on my iPhone: The image was taken by myself, i added a filter from the iPhone Filters, and when I set this image as background, there is this white thing behind the ...
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How to turn off “Enable WiFi” alert message on iOS?

When I disable Wi-Fi and open "Maps" I get the message: Location Accuracy Turning on Wi-Fi will improve location accuracy. Can this message be disabled? I know, I can just leave WiFi ...
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iphone 4s is not connected to itunes

When I connect my iPhone 4S to my computer (Windows 7 32 bit), iTunes (11.2) does not detect the device. The phone displays the green battery meter indicating it's charging, I can sync the photos ...
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How to stop instagram app remembering / auto-filling in username at login screen, when not yet logged in

Steps to reproduce problem: Log out of instagram app Close the app click on it to open it and log back in Log-in screen is displayed, with the user name filled in (not yet logged in (i.e. still ...
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Do web launch apps conform to Apple iOS App Store / Google Play App store

Does some know, if apps, which immediately after launch opens a system browser window, conform to App Store / Play Store guidelines? Or does an app need to show a screen and wait for users to take ...
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Automate iOS build installation on devices

We have a large number of iOS applications which we would like to install on several devices. Is there a way to install the ipa files from a dropbox location?
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How to text a message to a number on an iPhone?

On my iPhone 5, how do I text a message to a number? I am trying to send the words "HELLO WORLD" TO 888765?
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Unable to join Wi-Fi network without carrier service

I have an Verizon iPhone 4s and would like to use Wi-Fi until I decide on a service provider. The phone has been reset to factory settings and sees my Wi-Fi network, but when I enter my password and ...
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Does any download manager for iOS have proper Background Transfer support?

Is there any download manager for iOS with proper iOS 7 Background Transfer/Background Fetch/NSURLSession support? All the apps I've tried so far paused or stopped the download a few minutes after ...
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iPhone 4S and 5 freezes after not answering 2 calls

I'm having some issues after receiving 2 calls from anyone. So this is how it happened: (NOTE: This errors happens when my iphone is locked and the screen is turned off) Sometimes people call me ...
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How do I activate an iPhone 3 without iTunes or Wifi?

Is it possibble to activate and use my iPhone without using iTunes? I think it is important, not to connetect it to a WiFi cause I don't want to update it in any way. my ModelNr is A1303 (i think ...
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safari IOS menu bar conflicts with buttons in lower 10% of the screen [closed]

I am building a web-portal which has to be functional and pretty on multiple platforms. One of the platforms is IOS Safari, and this is were I encountered a problem. In my code I align two floating ...
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How to resolve app uninstall without adhoc

When I installed the app with help of this link onto my device but this procedure has problems under iOS 7 which i have reported to apple but i'm wondering if someone knows of a fix in the mean time? ...
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How to install reader on iOS 5

I have iPad 2 with iOS 5.1 I am developer and I need it to test apps. But 99% of time nobody use it. I decided to install ebook reader to reads fb2, mobi and other ebook formats. But all readers I ...
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Is there a way to send a remote lock/unlock message to an iOS device with Cydia?

I want to be able to trigger my iphone to unlock from a webserver. Is there a way to send a command over LAN to it to unlock using Cydia?
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Can I detect my iPhone when thief logout from iCloud in Settings?

I don't have iPhone but I want to know just for knowledge purpose, Can I detect my iPhone when thief logout from iCloud in Settings ? I know we can detect our iPhone when we login on iCloud website ...
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Is there an app to download Youtube videos for later offline viewing?

I am looking for a preferably free app to download Youtube videos for later offline viewing. I have a jailbroken iPhone which is still running ios-6. Also, I'd like to be able to do this without using ...
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Automating iOS Build [closed]

(Sort of a long post, I'm trying to be thorough with what I did and why I am confused) I am tasked with automating our builds for our iOS app. The process that is actually involved is taking a .app ...
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How do you remove SSL certificate exceptions on iOS?

When connecting to a URL via HTTPS and the SSL certificate doesn't match (such as at a paid Wi-Fi hotspot), iOS shows a dialog asking whether the certificate should be accepted. If you accept the ...
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Need ios app for read and mark pdf documents [duplicate]

I need some ios app for ipad where I can read scientific pdf documents and mark part of text and do some notes on the margin of the document and then read it with marks at my PC. An option can be to ...
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Down-grading a brand new iPod 5G to iOS 7.0.6, if 7.1 was installed? [duplicate]

We are developing apps that use iBeacons. We have bought a brand new iPod Touch 5G, with iOS 7.1 installed. Unfortunately Apple introduced some bugs in iOS 7.1 which make the same code that worked ...
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How does iOS7 detect mail settings?

I work at a company that has both POP3 and IMAP email servers. The POP3 server is at pop3.mycompany.com and the IMAP is at imap.mycompany.com. We've noticed that when setting up email accounts in iOS7 ...
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How do I prevent keyboard shortcuts being synced from my iPhone to my Mac?

I use some keyboard shortcuts on my iPhone. This helps a lot, e.g. when typing gn which is replaced by Good night!. These shortcuts are synchronised to my Mac via iCloud. On my Mac I use TextExpander ...
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Facebook app on IOS won't update some threads

Many threads that I visit frequently at some point stop updating. I get the notifications that someone has commented on the subject but when I click the link I can't see the latest changes. Even if I ...
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Does applications movable to other iphones?

I am fun of buying apps and not to jailbreak my iphone so all my apps are paid. Moreover, I am subscribed to deals websites, where I receive some newsletters with apps discounts or even paid apps to ...
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Why does the iPhone have a physical sound-switch?

I'm new to the iPhone world, although I've been down iPod lane for a few years. One thing that is well-known (and even parodied) about Apple devices is the slimmed down and minimalist approach. So it ...
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iCloud Sync Borked on iPhone

My contacts, notes, and calendars on my iPhone all disappeared about a week ago, except for a few which look like contacts I have added directly on the phone. It took me a bit to realize it, but ...
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Is iphone 5 apps scale down on ipad mini retina display?

Can i test my iphone 5 apps on ipad mini retina with 4 inch screen? I heard that iphone 5 apps scale down to 3.5 inch screen in ipad mini retina. is it true?
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How do I keep the reminder time when creating a reminder with Siri on iOS?

Siri is deleting my reminder time whenever I create a reminder. How do I keep the time? Here is the reminder after I open it.
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How to turn off autoplay for watch later playlist in Youtube App for iOS

YouTube has built the annoying "feature" of autoplay within the Watch Later playlist into its recent iOS update. Is there any way to turn it off? I love falling asleep to a video that I pick from my ...
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Jailbroken lockscreen crash

I have the iPod touch 4th generation running jailbroken iOS 6.1.6. The iPod is working fine except for when I lock it. When I try to wake it back up again, it doesn't come on. If I leave it for like ...
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Searching for apps that will run on an original iPhone – excluding apps that will not run on iOS 3.1.3

Apps for an old iPhone I'd like to seek and find apps that will work on iOS 3.1.3 – without wasting time browsing apps that will not. And without a jailbreak. Apple's App Store appears to lack this ...
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What can someone access on my device if they have set up iCloud?

My dad has given me an iPhone 5s and he has set up iCloud on it. Which he may access. Will he know about whatever I do? If yes is it possible for me to stop this without him knowing about it? I am ...
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Can I test my iPhone 4 and iPhone 5 apps on an iPad mini retina

I'm new to the iOS world. I'm developing iOS apps but I have no device for testing, so finally I have decided to buy a device, but I'm confused which device to buy. I want to test my app for both ...