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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Bluetooth headset A2dp on iPad not working

This seems like a basic tech support question, but google is failing me.... I just paired a bluetooth headset (single ear) with my iPad. This headset is known for having a very good a2dp profile ...
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iPhone app upgrade or adoption - rate/stats

I'm looking for some stats on iPhone app upgrade/adoptions. For example: 30% of install base upgrades near launch 40% of install base upgrades after 1st week 60% of install base upgrades after 1st ...
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Location service not working as expected in iOS 8.3

The recent update to iOS 8.3 on my iPad mini 1 doesnt seem to have gone well with the location service. The Location Service is enabled in the Settings but it doesnt really get my current location. ...
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Need to force an iOS update

Hi my iPhone 3gs is currently operating on 6.1.6. I'm trying to load an app & when I push install a window comes up telling me I need to update to iOS 7 or later. My software updates say I'm up to ...
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ios: workflow app, is there a way to open several new tabs?

I use the workflow ios app and I have created a workflow that opens a certain url once. This works fine and it opens this one url in a new tab. However, if I set this to repeat x amount of times it ...
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Why is the VPN switch sometimes missing from settings on my iPad?

There is a VPN switch in settings that often appears below the wifi option in settings on iOS: (the above image is from a website and not my iPad, as I can't seem to get my iPad to show VPN right ...
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Transfer SMS from Android to iPhone?

I would like to not lose my SMS on my Android phone, how can I transfer them to my iPhone ?
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How can I hide my texts when my screen is locked?

I had that option before and the recent update messed all my settings up:( now I can't hide my texts. I don't want people at work seeing my texts. I have my phone locked but everyone still can read ...
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Three dots but no message in iMessages

When I text another iPhone user I see the balloon with the three dots but sometimes no message appears after the three dots. Is it possible they are typing a text to a different user?
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Device enrollment returns 500 error in OS X Server

I'm currently working with OS X Server (Yosemite) to try and create profiles for certain devices. It appears that I have configured the server correctly, and I have assigned a domain to it. When I ...
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Restore closed tabs with no back up (iOS)

I accidentally closed all my windows in safari and wondering if there is any way to reopen them? Some of them had been open for days so I don't know if I can find correct ones from History. No back ...
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Where can I download iOS 8.4 Beta safely, and how do I install it?

I've just seen a video on the new Music app in iOS 8.4 Beta. Now if possible I would like to try it, so I simply googled "iOS 8.4 Beta download". I was hoping to find it in some developer section of ...
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Disable message / call notifications for one specific contact

One of my contacts is annoying me with text messages. I could block them, but then I'd never be able to see the messages they send and I want to have the ability to do that. So instead the idea I had ...
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Forgot to turn off Hotspot, tethered via USB along with direct Ethernet, end result?

What happens if I forget to turn off hotspot tethering on my iOS device and connect it via USB to a computer that is already connected to the Internet via Ethernet? Which internet / network gateway ...
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Cannot mute my ringtone since recent update, will go down to 1 bar and no further

Any ideas please? I have to put it on do not disturb, which is less convenient than pressing the volume button.
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iOS not reporting disk space correctly

My iPhone claims I have no disk space left on the device. This is simply not true. Rebooting the phone did not help. Is there anything else I can do?
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Xcode 6.3 (6D570): No matching provision profiles found

With earlier Xcode versions that was no provisioning problem, but with 6.3 (6D570) I get it always. What is the normal procedure you do to treat it? Usually I delete profision profile in ...
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What to do if a distribution certificate is expiring for an app store app

I have an app in the app store and the distribution profile is about to run out in about a week, but my developer membership doesn't actually expire till next year. Do I need to rebuild and ...
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How to make (and play) playlist of videos recorded with Camera app

I need to make and play a playlist of videos recorded with the Camera app. The problem is that natively iOS doesn't seems to support making a playlist for my videos, and third-party apps I've tried ...
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What options exist for ad free web browsing on iOS?

In OS X I can use extensions in most browsers to block ads. This offers an distraction free browsing experience. For example: In Safari, Chrome and Firefox I can use Adblock or Adblock Plus. Both ...
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How can I set the time before the screen dims?

I've got an iPad 3 on iOS 5.1. When reading occasionally my screen will dim before I interact with the screen; it doesn't turn off and lock but it dims. How can I lengthen the timer for this? Is it ...
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iPhone hotspot via USB doesn't work

iPhone 3GS, iOS 6.01 Macbook Mac OS 10.6.8 The iPhone 3GS hotspot works fine via Bluetooth, connected to my iPad. If, instead, I tried it with my Macbook via USB (can't do it via Bluetooth for ...
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How do I force iOS Reminders to sync?

Reminders on iOS is often out of sync with Reminders on my other devices and iCloud. How do I force it to sync?
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How to remove an entry from iOS Safari's URL bar?

On my iPad (iOS 8.3, but this also happened with earlier versions), when I start typing in the URL bar, one of the completions is a rather unsavory URL which I visited once. It appears in the ...
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How to stop multiple iDevices from sharing iCloud-sync'ed information?

Wife just got a iPad mini, we already have an iPad and an iPhone. Now all 3 are linked together -- they share Contacts, Notes, Reminders, etc. We want to unlink all of them. I know there has got ...
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How do i find the email address used as an icloud ID for an icloud locked phone?

My aunty bought an iPhone 5s from a second phone dealer for my kid sister as a gift but the phone appears to be icloud locked but not in lost mode. Since it's not in lost mode, I'm supposing the phone ...
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Notes not syncing to and from iCloud from OS X Yosemite

Okay, this is extremely frustrating and weird. I've had syncing of notes to iCloud turned on for a while, and I was never really able to figure out when the notes were synced. It always seemed pretty ...
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How the set the default directory for new contacts created on iOS?

I have a problem: I have 3 directorys on my iPhone with contacts: hotmail google business account from my company (exchange) Now I want to select if I add a contact in which directory I will add ...
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Newsstand magazine downloads very slow and halting

My newsstand has two subscriptions: New Yorker and Economist. When a new issue is available for either one of those, the period required to download the issue is super slow, and unreliable - it ...
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iOS 8 Safari verify server identity error

We have a site running on https in production. In QA we run it on https but we don't have a valid SSL cert for it. So on iOS Safari 8, we get a error message saying that "Server identity cannot be ...
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Make iOS app notifications show real notified time after out of network

About your app notifications while out of network (when phone turned off, in airplane mode, etc.) - whatever notifications that were supposed to come during that time will show up indicating "just ...
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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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Step-by-step checklist for iOS

I am looking for an app that works on the Mac as well as on the iPad. At work we have daily tasks that do not occur on a set schedule (aka they are on an as needed basis). This app would allow us to ...
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iOS app notifications sent in email format?

App notifications you get on the home & stand-by screens on iPhones: Is there a way to get them in e-mails?
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How do I lock iPhone 5 in landscape mode?

How do I lock iPhone 5 in landscape mode? I see how to lock it in portrait mode, and I've tried locking it in landscape mode using the assistive touch feature, but that isn't working for me.
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Open Facebook URL in Facebook App

I know using the fb://URL scheme I can open certain links in the Native Facebook App, e.g. fb://page/137947732957611 will open the Apple Facebook page. Is there anyway I can open pages without ...
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How to put an image from PC to iOS 8 iPhone camera roll?

I have a picture on my PC that I want to put into my Camera Roll. PC is vista so I can't install iCloud onto the computer. I have iCloud but when I log in I don't see anything about photos. I see ...
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Can the Macbook 12 inch handle XCode/Eclipse for Android/iOS development? [on hold]

I know that Macbook 12 inch was created for battery life and it's lightness instead of performance, but I am really curious about it's performance for development purposes. Did anyone actually test ...
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iOS Xcode development on MacBook Air 2015 [closed]

I am deciding to get a 2015 MacBook Air for iOS development, and was wondering how well my specs on the custom macbook I am ordering. I am getting the 13 inch 2015 MacBook Air 8 GB RAM 1.6 gigahertz ...
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iOS 8.1..camera roll and photostream / deleted pictures

Before the update, photos saved to camera roll would automatically go to photostream, too. You could then delete them from camera roll but they would remain on your photostream. Now, you can still ...
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Outline of changes to the iOS Developer Program License Agreement

From time to time Apple updates their iOS Developer Program License Agreement, but, unfortunately, they never provide any clues as to what they changed since the previous version of the agreement. ...
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iPhone: copy–paste of URL not working

I sometimes want to tweet a link from my iPhone (4s / iOS 8). On iOS 6 I used to simply copy the URL from Safari and paste it into the text field of the twitter app. Placing the 'cursor' inside URL ...
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When i try to install my certificate in keychain, the error says: Unable to import - Error Code 25294

I am using the 10.9.5 version and ios 8. When i try to install my certificate i got through my developer account for push notification for my app in the keychain local items, its not importing. The ...
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how could you unlock an ipad air 3rd generation without apple id itunes or ios? [duplicate]

My brother bought an apple Ipad air 3rd generation for me at an auction (for those of you who dont know what an auction is its a like place were people could by second handed stuff like cars ...
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iMac software causing I phone messages to appear up on older iMac

Just upgraded older iMac with neatest software. Now my spouse's text messages show up on iMac. Her iPhone software is old and she cannot turn it off from her iPhone. Is there a way to turn it off ...
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Is there a way to transfer many photos from iPhone to Mac without losing filters & edits?

Is there an way to get the photos off my iPhone without losing the filters and edits that I have used? I just want the jpeg files, I don't want to sync the phone to a database like iPhoto or (now) ...
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iOS 5.0.1 (iPhone 4s) unable to synchronize with Internet Calendar File (ics)

I make use of an ics file that is hosted on my own iron on the Internet for various reasons, most importantly that I make use of Tasks, which Google Calendar is unable to synchronize with any WebCal ...
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Any app to locate or spy my lost iPhone device (didnt activate find mym iphone)

Yesterday my iPhone was stolen but I can not find it in my iCloud account with the Find My iPhone app. Currently I have access to my iCloud account but I dont see the iPhone in the tracking app. I can ...
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Simple way to see a list of installed iOS apps with their storage space size?

The storage on my iPhone is nearly full. Most of the space is used by apps. I'd like to see which apps consume the most space on my device. Is there a way to get a list of the apps with their ...
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On iPhone, name not appearing for one specific contact on Phone -> Recents list

In my iPhone's Phone -> Recents list, for one specific contact I have, their name does not appear. Only their phone number appears. I tried: Removing the number from the contact, and opening the ...