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Gmail video chat-unable to add contact

i just bought my first iPad and am trying to set up video chat . I downloaded chrome as my browser and downloaded the plugin hangout. But when I try to log in, I get the msg 'unable to add contact'. I ...
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Looking at Earlier Browsing History on iPhone4s

I need to find a page I looked at maybe four months ago. It was really hard to find with the information on only that ONE website. I am doing a project on it now, but cannot find the correct ...
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iPhone 5s internal storage is full

When I connect my iPhone to my pc, it shows that the internal storage of the phone is almost full, however when I click the subfolders, there are no photos or videos inside the folders to delete. How ...
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An iPhone with dual sim capability?

Is there any iPhone model with official dual sim capability?
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Can I update my iPhone 4S on iOS 6 to iOS 8?

I have new iPhone 4S with iOS 6.1.0. Can I upgrade my current iOS version to 8.0.2? Whether there can be a problem that I skipped iOS 7 and jump straight from 6 to 8 version?
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How to save contacts on iPhone with broken screen?

I dropped my iPhone and broke the screen (is just black). So I bought a new iPhone but I want to sync all my contacts and of course the screen is locked and moved to the side. It looks something like ...
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Why do I get 'low battery' as an alert despite changing notification of type 'phone' to banner?

settings > notifications > phone alert style when unlocked: banners so why am I getting 'low battery' warnings as alerts? I wouldn't mind but the fact that the OS doesn't detect I am in the ...
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Can I start A New and delete All I've previously done

A kid next door was bought a 2nd hand IPad and he can't download games because he doesn't have Apple ID so I share mine. But because of some security reason I decided to change my email and password. ...
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Disable WIFI order with keychain access

There are two WIFIs at work. One official and one for guests (which is also used to connect to for privat devices like iPhones). I have the same Apple ID and keychain access configured on my private ...
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identifying devices using find my phone app

I will try to be specific. - I did receive this e mail: Dear XXXXX, Your Apple ID (XXXXXXX) was used to sign in to the Find My iPhone app on a new device. Date and Time: October 6, 2014, ...
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Is there a way to show the iPhone skin with the lastest iOS 8 Simulator?

Previous versions of the iOS Simulator (7 and below) would also show the iPhone skin, which made for better demos: Is there a way to do this with the iOS 8 Simulator? This isn't as compelling:
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iCloud back up on iPhone 5c

If I back all my data on to iCloud will this free my memory on my phone as I only have 8GB and would like more pics songs etc , hope people can help!
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How do I delete all Music off my iPhone library so nothing appears?

I’m having problems deleting all my music off my iPhone. I have deleted the music through iTunes and tried to delete it on on my iPhone but it still shows the track and just has the download symbol ...
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Unlocking iPhone 5s

My sister had locked her phone by downloading the IOS 8 and in the process she had turned off her phone. Her whole phone had then locked out and started over. Logically, we would take the phone and ...
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Black/cracked screen

Last month I dropped my iphone4 and cracked the front screen really bad, but still worked. About a week ago I dropped it again and cracked the backing, again, still worked perfectly fine, but the ...
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iTunes does not have ibooks option

I recently bought mac book air. In that I have itunes 11.2.1 version. Now I want to move all of my contents from my previous mac book's itunes to this new one and completely sync both my ipad and ...
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How to get all my apps and data off iPhone 4s to new 5s

I just recently bought an iPhone 5s but haven't set it up yet. Is there a way that I don't have to redownload everything onto my new phone?
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Why does my iPhone play the tri-tone voicemail sound for no apparent reason?

I have an iPhone 4 running iOS 7. Every once in a while, my phone will play the tri-tone "voicemail" sound for no apparent reason: I won't have any new voicemails – or any new notifications in general ...
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Problem with I phone after installing os 8

Ever since I installed os 8 on my iPad and iPhone my iPhone is not working right. My messages go to the iPad. I can not turn off settings. The iPhone wouldn't acknowledge the wifi even though it ...
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2 email accounts

I have 2 email accounts on my iPhone 6 and both contact lists are merging. I also have facebook email addresses merging. Is there a way to make them all stop merging? I'm trying to keep work and ...
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Is it possible to sync nano without a computer via iPhone

My wife currently owns an iPod nano and is planning on upgrading her phone to an iPhone 6 when she is eligible to upgrade (currently she has an Android phone. She rarely, if ever, uses a computer at ...
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How do I create itemized lists on Notes for iPhone?

Notes for Mac automatically indents and turns hyphen + spacebar into an emdash, and prepares the next indented emdash when pressing return at the end of an item. Notes for iPhone faithfully continues ...
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Another device is connected to my Clash of Clans village

I have a problem when I am playing Clash of Clans, a message appears saying connection lost their is another device is connected to another village. I've changed the password of Game Center and Apple ...
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Incoming call on 2nd iPhone without SIM Card

Yesterday, i was going to setup my new iPhone 6. So i did a backup of my iPhone 5, exchanged the SIM card and restored the iPhone 6. The restore did not went well, so i switched put the SIM card back ...
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Can I use my iphone 4s sim card in a different iphone 4?

can I put the sim card from my Verizon iPhone 4s into another iPhone 4? (going from iPhone 4S to just iPhone 4...not sure if theres a difference except for just the "siri" part) and will it work the ...
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How can I prevent the iPad from getting my iPhone texts or calls?

Updated my iPhone and iPad to IOS 8.0.2 and now when I get a text or phone call on the iPhone the message appears on my iPad. Can I undo or unlink this feature?
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Reconnecting Bluetooth headset for iphone

How should we reconnect a Bluetooth headset, if we have forgot it from the phone. Bluetooth can't detect the headset again.
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iPhone 6, iOS 8, App Store Update count doesn't update

This is a small thing, but the details are where it is at. I have a new iPhone 6 running iOS 8.02 and the App Store flag says I have four new app updates to download. This was true before I downloaded ...
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iphone notes app that supports Dropbox sync, search, import text files automatically

I search for a notes application that supports File sync with Dropbox folder Searching the contents of the text files Import new files from Dropbox folder automatically I found an app that ...
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What does the “EU Internet” switch do on my iPhone 5s?

I have an iPhone 5s. I recently noticed that my Settings/Mobile page has a "Data Roaming" switch and an "EU Internet" switch: The first I understand (enable data when roaming in foreign countries), ...
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iPhone backup or sync issue “unknown error occurred (-50)”

I recently switched from iCloud backup to backing up to my computer since the iOS 8 update seems to have doubled the size of my backup and it no longer fits on iCloud. When backing up to my computer ...
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Is there a way to restore JUST saved network connections for iOS?

I'm having trouble with getting enough space on my iPhone 4s. I'm considering just wiping it and starting from scratch again. I've got all my photos, music, mail, and contacts backed up to my Mac; it ...
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Does iOS battery usage include GPS usage?

One of the most common pieces of advice given to reduce battery usage is to disable un-needed GPS features. This is becoming increasingly hard to do as many features such as activity tracking and ...
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Tree-threaded Mail on iPhone

Is there a way using the native IOS mail application on the iPhone to show the full discussion tree for a folder? I participate in many mailing lists, and conversations are rarely between only two ...
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How to upload photos/files to iCloud like with Dropbox's application?

I've recently extended my iCloud storage to 20GB and now I am wondering how to upload files to it from my iPhone. Is there any way to do it as it is in dropbox's application? Just to open the folder ...
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Ive an iPhone 5(GSM) Running on ios 7.0.3 i cant restore the itunes says that the IPSW is not compatible? [duplicate]

I've an iPhone 5(GSM) running on ios 7.0.3. I can't restore. iTunes says that the IPSW is not compatible?
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Covertly monitoring teen's iPhone

My friend has an at-risk teen and the child's counselor as asked her to monitor his online activities without his knowledge. Since I'm a "computer guy" she asked me for guidance. But most of the ...
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Apple IOS 8.0.2 cannot open jpeg files. Only opens winmail.dat

as soon as i downloaded IOS 8.0.2 I'm no longer able to read emails correctly... My staff send me email and I'm receiving pictures as winmail.dat and they're jpeg. I've sent to to someone with IOS 7 ...
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Find my phone issue [duplicate]

I think it is crazy on this option to send an email everytime. This feature was added so if you lost your phone it could be found but it is also a good tool to check on your children or (spouse). I ...
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How does Apple fix the sleep-wake button issue on the iPhone 5?

What do Apple technicians actually change when they take the iPhone 5 for repairing the sleep-wake button issue? Do they just replace the outer button or something else too? What parts are actually ...
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Any way to update now from iOS 7.0.4 to 7.1.2?

I am trying to restore my iPhone 5s to iOS 7.1.2 but I only get error 3194. My hosts file is cleaned and I think it’s just Apple that doesn’t let me update to something other than iOS 8. Is there any ...
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Is it worth to bother with iPhone 4 when developing a new application?

I'm currently working on an iOS application which almost started from scratch (And I did also as I didn't work on iOS before that). My question is : Now that we have iOS8 that is to replace iOS7 and ...
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How to restore iMessages from Macbook Pro to Phone?

I just updated to iOS 8.0.2, and it really screwed up my phone to the point that I had to restore my phone from a backup. Now, my iMessages on my iPhone are only up to the date of my last backup, ...
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AirDrop where do files go when you AirDrop

Where does AirDrop files go when I transferred from iPad to iPod to iPhone I airdroped from Google docs from iPad to my iPhone where did my files go the file was a list of tools
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iPhone 4 Service Damage [closed]

My phone fell out of my backpack and it cracked the screen. Come to find out that in places I had a signal, I don't have signal anymore. What can I do to fix it with out taking it to get it fixed?
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iPod and iPhone iMessage inquiry

Okay, so my iPhone and iPod are both connected therefore the iMessages that I receive on my iPhone are also sent to my iPod, but earlier by mistake I disconnected my iPod through my iPhone settings. ...
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iOS8 calendar events in Notifications

I use Calendar on my iPhone, for school timetable. So the lessons are displayed in the Notifications. But I have discovered, that after updating my phone to iOS8, there is a weird bug. On tuesdays, I ...
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The video app on iPhone does not remember last watched position

Is there any way to make the video on iPhone remember the last watched position of a movie? If I stop watching at like 59:03, I expect the app to open the movie at 59:03 the next time I open the ...
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Recommendation for an iPhone app that will leave a note on the lock screen until cleared?

I'm sure most of you are familiar with the idea of leaving a note on the door / on top of your keys / somewhere where you'll have to see it before you leave, in order to remind you to do something / ...
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Unable to communicate with secure web proxy on iOS 8

I am attempting to connect to a web proxy server using the Charles proxy application installed on Windows. I have two iPhones - a 5 running iOS 8.0.2 and a 4 running iOS 7.1.2. I have used both of ...