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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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Reviving a dead iPod Touch 8GB (2nd gen?)

I have an iPod Touch 8GB (probably 2nd gen) that stopped working. By this I mean that it cannot be turned on, an doesn't show any sign of activity when connected to the PC, a docking station and other ...
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Is there an iPod app to easily switch wifi on and off?

Is there an app whose only purpose would be to change the wifi prefs, by starting or stopping the wifi on iPod Touch? I would like to have an icon on the home page, and a simple click on it will ...
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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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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. ...
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Why won't iTunes update my iPod Touch from 4.0b to 4.1?

My iPod Touch shows the icon for "I won't do anything until you connect me to iTunes." When I obey, iTunes tells me: The software on the iPod has expired and must be updated to a newer version. ...
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Low Battery problems

I have and iPod touch 4th Gen. I got it when it was first out and it is 8GB. However whenever I use it, the Battery goes down to less than 20% in the First hour. This makes me very annoyed. How do I ...
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iOS 6.0.1 thinks all calendar events are invitations

Ever since installing iOS 6.0.1, it appears that all my Google Calendar events appear as invitations. Is this happening to anyone else? Is there any way for me to fix this? The only events that don't ...
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Issue with FaceTime and iMessage (iPod touch 4)

My sister bought an iPod touch yesterday. Everything seems to work fine except for FaceTime and iMessage. In both applications, after she signs in with her Apple ID, she can see the next screen for ...
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free way to stream to ipod touch without jailbreaking

Is there a free way to wirelessly stream content to an iPod Touch (if it helps, 4th gen with latest 4.3.5 installed) without jailbreaking? If not, will iOS 5 enable me to do this?
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Upgrade Apps from iPod to iPad

I'm considering buying an iPad 2. I already have an iPod Touch and was wondering if there is a way to upgrade apps, either for free or pay the difference, that I have already purchased in order to get ...
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when syncing with my ipod touch, why does itunes say “optimizing photos” even if nothing has changed .

every time i sync, i get a status saying "optimizing photos . .1 of xx". this is even if no photos have changed since my last sync. what is going on here? why does itunes keep trying to optimize ...
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Why did syncing with iTunes delete one of my photos folders?

I have an iPod Touch, and I tried to sync with apparently more room than my iPod Touch had on it. So instead of not syncing some new podcasts, it decided to delete one of my photos folders off of my ...
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iPod touch bad battery performance after updating to iOS 4

Hey, I own an iPod touch 2g which worked great until I updated to iOS4. After I did the update, it takes just a few hours for the battery to run out. Even if I´m not doing anything with it. I noticed ...
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Is it possible to synchonize my iPod with iTunes on one computer and drag-drop ad-hoc files on another?

I have iTunes installed on both my work and home computer. At home I want to keep it synchronized with my extensive library of music ripped from CDs, but for large files like videos and podcasts I ...
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When to backup before jailbreaking?

How recent does the backup has to be when you're about to jailbreak an iPod Touch?
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Can I buy a used iPhone 5 from eBay and use it as an iPod Touch?

I'm planning on buying a second-hand iPhone 5 from eBay and then using it as an iPod Touch (when the time comes, I'd like to activate it and use it as an iPhone). I'm not sure how activation works, ...
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If I restore from an iCloud Backup will my photos go back into Camera roll

I an trying to sync my iPod Touch 5 to iTunes but had reset my PC. Now I need to erase everything off my iPod Touch. If I restore from an iCloud Backup will my photos go back into Camera roll?
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5th gen ipod touch mic only works when headphones are plugged in

The title says it all. This is a difficult one for me to troubleshoot...in part because it's my son's device and he is in Australia (I am in the US). This is our primary means of communication. ...
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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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Why does my iOS device beep at noon every day?

I have an iPod touch (4th gen). A few weeks ago, it started making an alert sound (tritone) every day at exactly 12 noon. There is no on-screen alert, nothing in the Notification Center pull-down. ...
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Oldest laptop to have App Store

My sons have iBook G4 laptops and are wanting to upgrade to a Mac that has App Store and iTunes so they can manage their iPods. Can someone please tell me what is the oldest laptop to have those ...
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How can I prove my friend stole my iPod w/o a serial number

My friend stole my iPod but I can't prove it. But he knows my account information, and I have the device on my Macbook iTunes, and the name is all of a sudden his name. Is there a way to be able to ...
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No master volume in the new iPod Touch 5?

I used to have an iPod Touch 3, then I upgraded to the latest iPod Touch 5 a few weeks ago. I noticed that there is no master volume. For instance, now, when I am just browsing Safari, and I change ...
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Why doesn’t the fourth generation iPod touch have a wireless window? [closed]

I was watching the keynote today and noticed that the fifth generation iPod touch has a wireless window. This was also on the 3rd and previous generations, and also on the cellular iPad. But why ...
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How can I disable the music player on an iPhone 4S lock screen

How do I disable the music player controls on the iPhone 4S lock screen? I've tried setting the "triple click home button" to "off", but it didn't help.
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Infinite loop “Are you sure you want to buy this item?” in the App Store

I have the latest Apple iPod touch. I just received a iTunes gift card and started downloading free apps. When I try to download apps that are $0.99 or higher, it asks me for my billing information. ...
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How do I delete Albums from Photos for synced folders that don't exist anymore?

I previously used a Windows 7 desktop PC before and synced a folder of pictures to my iPod Touch 4G Photos using iTunes. Unfortunately, the desktop PC crashed and so I had to reinstall Windows 7 on my ...
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New password after restoring iPod Touch from backup

I restored my iPod Touch from an iTunes backup and my old password no longer works to get into the iPod. Any idea how I can figure out what the new password is? How can I change it back to the old ...
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When Updating or Downloading an App on my iPod touch, it Only Appears as “Waiting”

I have an iPod touch 4th gen and the software is all up to date. I've had it for about 14 months, but the other day I was updating quite a few apps (maybe 16 or so) because I hadn't used my iPod touch ...
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Is using my iPod touch always plugged in an OK thing to do?

I recently added an iPod interface to my Accord: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001JT5G4G/ref=oh_o02_s00_i00_details It has two connections: the regular Apple 30-pin iPod dock cable which plays ...
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Why won't iTunes copy my new mp3?

I have a new mp3 in iTunes, and despite how many times I sync it with my iPod, the new song will not be copied. I tried to remove all songs from that artist, and add again, but the new song is still ...
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What Apple iPhone have that iPod Touch doesn't? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Any other major difference between iPhone and iPod Touch except telephone function? Short answer: Touch is not a cell-phone. I'm looking for long answer because I don't ...