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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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?
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Unusual Dock Icon Appearing in OS X 10.10 Yosemite

Lately, I've been getting this unusual "clone" of the Chrome icon appearing at the left side of my Dock. It comes out randomly. Initially, I thought it's a new feature that binds the iPad session on ...
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Best practices to migrate from a single shared iTunes account to family sharing

Since iOS 4, my family is equiped with multiple iOS devices. I used the same iTunes account on all devices to share : Applications Photos Notes Musics Data (game progression) With iOS 8 Apple ...
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Open iTunes applications in Mac

I downloaded some apps off of iTunes and it shows up as downloaded in iTunes but doesn't show up in Launchpad or Finder. I tried opening them from iTunes or dragging them in Finder or desktop but they ...
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Sending apps for the app store. Distribution profile issue

So I have an app that was built by vendors, they did everything including submitting the app for the app store. So now I did slight modification to the app and want to update it in the app store. ...
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Keynote Remote Broken on OS X 10.10.3

Update: I found a workaround. See below. I have an iPhone 6 running iOS 8.3 and a rMBP running OS X 10.10.3. Both machines have the latest version of Apple's Keynote app installed. In the past, ...
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Sign in to App Store

After I've created an iCloud acc then sign in to App Store the status is shown that (your Apple ID was created for a different country. Go back and select that country, or choose a new Apple id. You ...
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Is there a way to force Google Photos to upload in the background?

I recently download the new Google Photos app for iOS, and I noticed that my photos are only uploaded when I have the app opened and in focus. Background app refresh is on for the app. Is there ...
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Apple App Store (install and get) loop, how to fix it?

Apple App Store is stuck in a loop, when you press "get" you get "install", and when you press "install" you get "get" again, and so on with infinity loop, trying to download a free or commercial app ...
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iPhone 5s speaks the words I type when I text

My iPhone 5s speaks the words I type while texting. How do I stop iPhone 5s from speaking the words I type when texting?
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List all calendar events on iPhone

How can I see the list of all my events on my iPhone 4s? Not just the ones for that day or by searching with an alphabet letter.
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How Twitter.com set Apple Touch Icon?

Can I use OS X to discover and scrape a web site favorite icon for later reuse? (and I'll deal with any licensing issues if needed - just looking for how to do this for personal use currently) ...
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How can I make Siri use non apple apps?

Is there a general way extend Siri on iOS 8 to use other apps? For instance, I am not using the apple E-Mail app but "myMail". I'd like to make Siri use this app when telling her to write an e-mail? ...
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Can the Apple Watch app be side loaded and used on other iOS devices?

I know the official requirement to use the Apple Watch is an iPhone 5 or newer running iOS 8.2+, but I'm interested to know if it is possible to sync it to an older iPhone, iPod, or an iPad by side ...
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Will my photos still be saved on icloud if I turn off 'find my iphone' from the icloud?

Will I still be able to access my photos, contacts, etc by logging into my icloud if I turn off 'find my iphone'?
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iOS located photos without Wi-Fi/cell network

Last week I was in another country and had no connection to internet nor to my operator. I had the Airplane mode turned on the whole time and took a lot of photos. Yesterday I came back home and ...
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iCloud Photo Library not fully syncing on iOS

iCloud Photo Library appears to be working great between iMac and an iPhone 5c, but has been stuck on "13 items to download" for over a week on iPhone 5s, plus no photos taken with that phone have ...
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Revoking and requesting a new distribution certificate in apple dev center

I'm trying update our iOS app through itunes connect. However, I'm having an issue with the iOS distribution certificate when I try to submit to the appstore. This is the error that appears to me: ...
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Username or password incorrect when attempting to open email on iPhone

I can't open my email on iPhone 6 it keeps telling me username or password is incorrect, but I can open it using a laptop. I even changed the password 10 times.
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How to unlink an AppleID / iCloud Account from an iPhone that's been used 3 times?

I work at a place where they re-issue iPhones to various employees. One of these iPhones has been re-issued at least 3 times. Which means that there are at least 3 Apple ID/iCloud accounts that have ...
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In Inbox by Gmail, where is the new “Swipe to delete” setting?

At the I/O conference yesterday, it was announced that Inbox would no longer require an invitation, and there were some feature improvements released. One of these was "swipe to delete," a feature ...
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How to upload pdf or, docs in safari or any popular browser in iOS?

I was just stunned today, when I just discovered that I cannot upload my resume either in pdf/doc while applying for a job. All I have access to is Photos, which is my photos and videos repository. ...