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Videos taken with an iPod Touch (or iPhone 4GS) play upside down on my Windows PC

Anybody has an idea why videos taken with an iPod Touch (or iPhone 4S) play upside down on my Windows PC with Windows Media Player? However with QuickTime, videos are oriented correctly.
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Is iOS 4.2 faster than 4.1 (iPod Touch)?

I've read that iOS 4.2 is faster on the iPhone 3G -- they're making a big deal out of this. Is this performance improvement limited to the 3G? I have an iPod Touch 4gen and I'm wondering if I'll see ...
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separate apple IDs on same email address

our two kids have got ipod touches for Christmas. I tried to get them separate Apple ID accounts but it said because we had the same email address we could only have the one Apple ID. Is there a way ...
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Exporting iPod Touch library

I have an iPod Touch 4th generation running on iOS 4. For various reasons, I don't have a copy of all my songs on my computer running Windows 7 with iTunes 11. Is there a way to export my whole ...
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Does FaceTime take up data or calling minutes when in a Wi-Fi area?

I am using FaceTime and calling my friend abroad. I am using an iPod touch, but my friend has an iPhone and is in an area where they have Wi-Fi access. My question is, does that "call" count toward ...
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Can I transfer content between devices authorized to different Apple IDs?

I just bought an used iPod Touch 4G running iOS 5 for my son. The person had a ton of legit apps & games on it. My son did not want to lose those, but he is unable to load up any music. When he ...
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iPod Touch Passcode doesn't work after restore from backup

My son entered too many incorrect passcodes on my iPod Touch and apparently forced it to wipe my iPod clean. Sadly, this has happened before. I connected to iTunes and restored from my latest backup ...
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What services/apps can cause my iPod to be remotely wiped?

I've learned that simply by adding an Exchange-based email account to my iPod's Mail app, I am implicitly allowing the administrator of the email system to remotely wipe all data from my iPod -- even ...
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Calendar alert sound on the iPodTouch isn't loud enough is there some “mobile” way to make it louder?

Calendar alert sound on the iPodTouch isn't loud enough is there some "mobile" way to make it louder?
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How to download an MP3 to an iPod Touch? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to download free music from the internet to itunes on the iphone/ipad without using a mac/pc? I have a new (4gen) iPod Touch. There's an MP3 on the web that I want ...
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Does iPod Touch 5th gen 16GB (mid 2013) still have built-in Camera app for use with front-facing camera?

Recall: At the end of May, Apple introduced a lower-cost iPod Touch (5th generation, mid 2013) with just 16GB of storage, in one color (silver), no hand-strap, and no iSight rear-facing camera – ...
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Isn't there a faster way to delete events from the Calendar on my iPhone/iPod-touch?

Do I really have to: Enter the event Select the Edit button Scroll down Select "Delete Event" button Confirm "Delete Event" Isn't there a faster way to delete an event on my iPhone/iPod-touch?
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is there a way to disable being able to move icons on an ipod touch

my 3yr old son loves using it, but everyday he manages to reorder everything, and places all the objects in 1 folder I have found how to disable the delete ablitlity, but is there a way to prevent ...
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How can I save my web access login on the iPod Touch?

Whenever I try to use the internet on my iPod Touch the Log In screen slides up displaying the log in page for the internet service I'm utilizing (like you'd typically get at hotels, airports, etc). ...
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Recreating iTunes library from a .itdb file?

My Windows laptop (and HDD) have died, taking with it iTunes and my music. Things could have been a lot worse, but I fortunately have a back up of my mp3s. However, I have lost the iTunes library ...
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Erratic battery percentage behavior

I purchased an iPod Touch in December 2011. It came with a Target 2 year warranty. From the time I started using it the battery never read correctly. I decided before the warranty was up in February ...
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Super simple accessibility app for iPad/iPod Touch

My mother is now visually impaired and I've got an old iPad which I want to turn into a "audiobook station" for her. However, with the vision problems, operating the Music App turns out to be ...
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iCloud save support in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

I've been playing on my iPhone and iPad, and it appears that in order to do a "cloud save", I need to actually find a save point on one device and then do a save. Then, on my other device I need to ...
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iPod Touch 3rd generation is not visible in iTunes after Mountain Lion update

I'd updated my Macbook to Mountain Lion, everything works fine. In fact, iPod Touch 4th generation is also visible in iTunes but iPod touch 3rd generation is not appearing in iTunes. Please find ...
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Application development ON the iPod Touch?

I have a pretty long commute to work and own an iPod Touch. I figure it would be nice to do some simple programming on the way. I'm not picky on which language to code on. Also, I usually have no ...
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“Unable to Download”/“Unable to Install” on iOS app update

Whenever I try to update one of my apps, it downloads 79%, stops for a moment, then the progress bar resets and one of two dialog boxes appears: Unable to Download Item "App Name" cannot be ...
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Sync iTunes U between 2 Macs via an iPod

Is it possible to download lectures (from iTunes U) with iTunes on Mac A, sync an iPod to Mac A, then carry that iPod to Mac B, and finally watch them on Mac B? That's what I have been doing with my ...
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Is there such thing as a 3rd generation 8GB iPod touch?

They are advertised all over Kijiji and Craigslist - just wanted to make sure that the 3rd generation only came in 32 and 64GB.
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How to use an iPod touch with big fingers?

I've had an iPod touch for over 6 months now, and while I've gotten better at hitting buttons and icons with practice, some things remain virtually impossible to tap. For example, the tiny circles ...
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Some apps I'm finding only on iTunes, isn't there a way to buy in directly on my iPhone/iPod touch?

Some apps (e.g. Angry Birds) I'm finding only on iTunes, isn't there a way to buy in directly on my iPhone/iPod touch?
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Charger that lets you use an iPod Touch while charging?

Are there any chargers that let you use an iPod Touch while it's being charged? I have a simple wall charger, but it disables the iPod's audio while it's plugged in. I can plug the iPod into a ...
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Anyone knows how many mAh in iPod Touch 4th generation battery?

Does anyone know how many mAh does the iPod Touch 4th generation battery have? Seems like Apple doesn't provide this particular info.
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What should I be looking for in a used iPod touch?

I am considering buying a used iPod touch. I really don't know too much about buying used iPod touches. What should I watch out for when I am looking at used iPod touches? (If it makes any difference, ...
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Settings icon deleted accidentaly from iPod touch

I was just walking around with my iPod Touch and touched the screen accidentally. The settings icon was deleted and I can't recover it. It's very weird because usually you can't delete default apps ...
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Dictionary app for ipod touch

Is there a dictionary app that I can just click on a word anywhere (in any app) and it will automatically define it for me?
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iOS 6 Maps: Able to cache route or location offline?

I'm currently traveling for an extended period of time with an iPod Touch running iOS 5. I don't always have wi-fi access and I usually use the Maps application to look up my destination before ...
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How can I convert a pdf to a format that is compatible with iBooks

I have a pdf file, which I would like to convert to iBook compatible format, which software can I use to do this? calibre seems to be too tough to work with
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Did I get a lemon, or does the ipod touch g4 come with a crappy usb cable?

Really, I mean you shell out $300 for this thing you'd think the usb cable would be able to sync after two months of use. I ended up buying one from China that works just fine (as opposed to the one ...
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What about the Apps that I bought on the App Store when I buy a new iPod?

Will the App be synched when I connect my new iPod on my Mac ? Do I have to do something special before selling my old iPod ?
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Can I get HDR on the 4th gen iPod Touch by upgrading to iOS 4.1?

I got to see the whole keynote at September 1st and assumed that iOS 4.1 would bring HDR to iPod Touch (4th gen) and the iPhone (3Gs and 4). Today I got my iPod Touch and I don't get it, where's the ...
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How to find lost iPod with no WiFi

I've lost my iPod touch and I really need it. I used iCloud but it said that it has no Wi-Fi. How can I find it now?
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Will jailbreaking allow me to run apps that require iOS > 4.2.1?

I have an iPod Touch (2nd gen), which can't update past iOS 4.2.1. I can't download many apps anymore, so I was wondering if jailbreaking it would allow me to download the things I want? I don't even ...
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16, 32, 64 GB iPhone / iPod touch: are there any negative effects of size?

I am debating between purchasing the 32 vs. 64 GB iPod touch. I would lean toward a smaller hard drive if there is an effect of size on speed or battery life. Aside from cost, are there any reasons ...
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How to get Safari back in iOS6 on iPod Touch?

I have an 4th Generation iPod Touch, running on iOS 6.0 and my Safari has vanished. Regression: It is not shown on the home screen When I try to tap links to web pages, they only become ...
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Will an iPhone/iPod Touch charge faster when connected to USB 3.0?

I'm considering charging a bunch of my iPod Touches with a USB 3.0 PCI add-in card. In my research, I've found that USB provides 5 volts per device. The differences come in charging speed. The ...
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Is there a way to lock your Apple device against syncing on other computers?

Find my iPhone is nice, but that doesn't really stop savvy thieves from syncing the device back to factory settings.
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Where and how can I upgrade my ipod 1st gen?

How can I upgrade my ipod from version 1.1.5 (4B1), to a iOS5 on a 8gb pod?? I have no problem paying the $$ to have it upgraded.
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Why can't I update to iOS 5 my iPod Touch 4th gen?

I am trying to upgrade my 4th gen iPod touch to iOS 5. First I downloaded the IPSW file from iTunes. When I press shift + "Restore" button, I get the following error: The iPod cannot be restored ...
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How can I make a playlist from a shuffle sequence?

Every once in a while, my iPod does a spectacular job at shuffling the perfect set of songs. Is there any way to save this sequence to a playlist so I can replay it again in the future?
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How do I get my audiobooks to show up under the Audiobook section?

I have audiobooks copied to my iPhone that I didn't buy on iTunes. How can I get them to show up in the Audiobooks section? It's annoying having them mixed with music, because I usually use shuffle.
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Why does iPhone and iPod touch auto-brightness setting work relative to a brightness you set rather than absolute?

iPhone and iPod Touch aside, I've always considered manual brightness and auto brightness to be mutually exclusive settings. Intuitively, auto brightness means exactly that - the device figures it ...
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I want to play one podcast only on iPod Touch, but they play in series one after the other

I download multiple podcasts from one source, eg, five episodes of Naked Scientists. I want to listen to one only, but when the first finishes it automatically goes to the second, and third etc. I ...
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What does the “Charging is not supported with this device” error mean?

Sometimes when I plug my iPod touch into a dock or cable I get the message Charging is not supported with this device. What's that mean? Did Apple change the pin configuration of the dock connector? ...
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Does the iPod Touch calendar support every other day scheduling?

Does the iPod Touch calendar support every other day scheduling?
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Songs Won't Appear On Ipod After Syncing

I have been having issues with syncing my iPod and would be extremely grateful if anyone could help. When I connect my iPod to the computer it shows on both the iPod and iTunes that it is syncing. ...