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How to monitor the network usage of specific apps on iOS?

I am currently helping someone who has experienced large amounts of data being transferred over her DSL connection. After long research (via IRC support) I found out that her iPhone is obviously ...
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iphone status bar activity indicator spins forever

Can someone point me why this activity indicator is spinning? All apps are closed. It's starts to spin right after I'm activating wifi. Wifi turned off - activity indicator disappearing.
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How do I enable A5/3 cellular encryption on an iPhone or iPad?

I want to only connect to A5/3 networks to prevent MITM attacks on my cellular data. I'm not concerned if the attacker is the mobile operator themselves.. (assuming that mobile operator can't be ...
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1answer
409 views

How do I remotely control my iPhone from my MacBook with no wifi or AC power available (so no router)?

I'm connecting my MacBook successfully over my home wifi network via VNC (using Mac OS X's /System/Library/CoreServices/Screen Sharing.app) to my jailbroken iPhone 5, which is running Veency. Now, in ...
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iPhone error “Unable to connect to network”

Two iPhone's in the house, a model 4 (on iOS 6) and a model 5 (on iOS 7), can not connect to the home WiFi network, but can connect at the Apple shop. All other devices on the home network, including ...
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1answer
261 views

iPhone controlling iPad remotely: something like Hamachi

I have searched for this around the web, but haven't found anything that was similar to what I was looking for. So here it goes. Suppose I have one iPhone and one iPad, both being jailbroken. The ...
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1answer
40 views

How can I route traffic to different gateways by protocol

Here's the situation: I can connect to the world either through my phone connection in wi-fi hotspot mode, or through a satellite link, which has much higher latency. My phone connection is limited ...
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Can I find out which country I am in from a cell tower?

I want to find out in which country (no more specific than that) the cell to which the device is connected resides. The information must be dependent on the cell location, rather than the location of ...
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0answers
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VPN splitdns not working on cellular data

I'm using an iOS On-Demand VPN with SPLIT-DNS (strongswan ipsec). If I'm on WiFi everything works perfectly. In Safari the DNS request for the hosts I specified are sent my way. However on LTE/3G, ...
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2answers
403 views

How to disconnect iPhone from WIFI without 'forgetting' it?

My internet connection died whilst my router still continued to work (so I could still pick up wifi but had no internet connection). I wanted to tether my laptop to my phone so I could use 4G instead, ...
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80 views

How to change SSID on iPhone?

Is there a way that I can disable SSID broadcast on my iPhone?
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1answer
4k views

How to share my iMac's wifi internet connection with another iPhone over wifi?

My iMac is connected to an iPhone's hotspot to get its internet connection. I have another iPhone that requires internet connection, but it can't connect to the hotspot. Instead, I would like the ...
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1answer
5k views

What is Wifi-Networking option under system location services in iOS 7?

I've noticed an option called Wifi-networking and I can't seem to figure out what does it do exactly. Any ideas ?
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118 views

Does Apple's iOS have a backup DNS server configuration?

Yestderday I experienced something interesting while setting up a Wi-Fi access point. The access point was connected to the Internet via a local modem (gateway), which had NO DNS server address ...
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137 views

Sharing Wi-Fi between Apple products

Since I installed Mavericks, I cannot access internet (Eduroam) on my university, and they said are working on an solution (2 weeks ago) and I can't wait anymore, but my iPhone and iPad still can ...
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1answer
401 views

Clearing data on a stolen iphone 5s when my phone has no network?

My phone has recently been stolen, I immediately went to my network provider and cancelled my network on the handset, I then found out I could remotely erase all data on the handset however it says ...
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Are there any iPhone apps to show network usage (in real-time)?

Specifically, I'd like to know what's happening (i.e. are any packets being sent?) when I try to send a photo over iMessage, the progress bar slowly progresses to about 90%, and then just stops.
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1answer
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iPhone with personal hotspot not apperaring as a network interface (USB) in the Network preference pane on OS X

I have an iPhone 4S running iOS 7.0.2 and a MacBook Pro running OS X 10.8.5. On the iPhone, I have the tethering option enabled (personal hotspot). I wish to connect via USB, and not over wifi, but ...
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1answer
439 views

Can I have an iTunes library on a hard drive connected only to my wi-fi router?

I have both Windows and Mac laptop computers with hard drives that are too small to fit my music collection or backup iPhones. I would like to purchase a hard drive that I can connect to my wi-fi ...
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iOS and Macbook Pro/Air unable to join wifi network unless Network Isolation is enabled?

I have a Netgear WNDR3700v3 wifi router, broadcasting two networks, one at 2.4GHz and another at 5GHz. I have found that iPhone AND Macbook devices are unable to join the 2.4GHz network (timeout ...
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84 views

My iPod touch 4th general is not detecting wifi

My iPod touch 4 gen is not detecting the wifi from my Macbook laptop. My laptop is connected to Internet through ethernet. I can able to see my laptop name under wifi, when i try to select, it is only ...
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5answers
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Can I share my Wifi connection on my iPad?

I'll be going away in a couple of days, and I believe that where I am going, the WiFi is restricted to one device being connected at once. However, I would like to have internet access on both my ...
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iPhone's Processing of Network Connection Flawed?

I run an iPhone 4s on Sprint and for years have had horrible coverage. Calls are usually fine, but data is extremely slow and rarely loads on the first try. The issue spans across all the phones in my ...
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Is there an iOS App for preserving the dns your computer points to when it switches networks?

I'm looking to do some mobile, mobile web development. When I switch networks using the Ubuntu Linux VM I am using to do this, I store my /etc/networking/interfaces and dnsmasq settings in a git ...
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1answer
109k views

What, precisely, does “reset network settings” do on an iPhone?

I use "internet sharing" on my Mac, but lately I've been having trouble connecting my iPhone 5 to the resulting WiFi network. I've read advice online to do Settings -> General -> Reset -> ...
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How to prioritize WiFi networks on iPhone [duplicate]

I can connect to multiple WiFi networks on my iPhone but the problem is that I cannot prioritize them. iPhone automatically connects to a specific network, which is slower in my case, and then I have ...
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1answer
941 views

Viber messenger not working on my ad-hoc wireless network

I have an iPhone 5 (iOS 6.1.1) and I installed Viber messenger (version 2.2.2.86) which enables you to make phone calls over the internet. The messenger works perfectly when I use a wireless router to ...
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1answer
81 views

Is there anyway to disable network connections on 3G for some application?

I want some applications connect to Internet only when wifi connection is available. How can I do that?
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0answers
639 views

how to connect to a HTTP Proxy only if it is available

I am trying to view my website - hosted on my local server - from my iPhone. I am doing this my adding a http proxy information into my iPhone. Basically I am following This tutorial, it works ...
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1answer
906 views

What causes an iPhone IP to keep changing when it hits a website repeatedly?

My friend's iPhone 4 has a strange behavior. When on 3G, going to an IP detection website, his IP seems to be changing pretty much on every request! His phone is supposedly traveling all over the ...
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1answer
2k views

Can I configure a fixed IP address on my iPhone?

Hi is it possible to configure a fixed IP on my iPhone? I'm interesting in something like the location provided my the "apple" menu in OS X.
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1answer
280 views

What is the API call that iPhone makes to check if a number has iMessage enabled

I tried to sniff the http calls by setting up a proxy on my laptop in the same LAN as the iPhone. Once that was set up, I entered different numbers that I know have iMessage enabled into the number ...
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7answers
9k views

Can you prevent the iPhone browser from reloading pages?

I commute using the subway so this means 20 minute stretches of no internet. To give me something to do, I often open a bunch of web pages, say 3 or 4 before I'm offline so I can read them while I'm ...
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2answers
8k views

How to sync Iphone on laptop with music collection on desktop?

I would like to use my laptop as the syncing point for my iPhone, but I don't like having my music collection on the laptop. Is there a way I can sync my iPhone with my laptop and still be able to add ...
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2answers
128 views

.internetconnect Modification

My network has a .internetconnect file which allows iDevices to connect to the network. However, they also have a really irritating rule which means we have to passcode our devices to get on, which is ...
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3answers
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Share internet connection from a PC to an iPhone through the USB cable

In the office where I'm working now, my network carrier has very poor reception, so my iPhone 4 cannot access the internet reliably. I have a pc running Windows XP SP3 that is connected to internet ...
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4answers
5k views

Apple TV works with my iPhone but not with my PC on the same wireless network

I have: Windows 7 PC with latest version of iTunes connected to my network (wired). Windows Firewall is turned off. Apple TV (2nd generation) connected to my network (wireless) iPhone connected to ...
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1answer
8k views

Connect iPhone to Internet through laptop?

I have a laptop at work that's connected to the the office LAN. I have an iPhone that sometimes can sort of connect via Sprint, but usually it's pretty slow. However, when I'm at the office, my ...
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1answer
2k views

iPhone 4S losing data connection while still showing 3G/EDGE symbol and appropriate reception

I sometimes discover that my iPhone 4S is no longer able to receive data from the cellular network, although the 3G/EDGE badge is still showing, alongside two bars. Usually I first suspect the ...
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5answers
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Share iPhone WIFI with computer over USB?

Due to a water leakage, we had to move offices temporarily. In our temp offices, we have WIFI network, but not cabled network (yet). Since my computer doesn't have WIFI (it's a stationary desktop) I ...
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1answer
805 views

How can I sync places between iPhone and computer?

I'm looking for a way to drop pins on the map from my computer and have those pins accessible on my iPhone. I know Maps app has Bookmarks but it appears I can't sync them with Google account or ...
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3answers
2k views

Connecting iPhone to hotel's ethernet network

I am going on holiday tomorrow and the hotel I am staying in does not have wireless internet access in the bedrooms (awful oversight I know!). They do however have ethernet points in each room. I ...
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2answers
2k views

How to monitor which apps are "calling home'?

I want to monitor one app on my phone to see what webservice it is accessing when it first launches. I remember seeing an article on TUAW a while ago that detailed using Charles snooper, or something ...
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2answers
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Iphone 3G shows 'no service' eversince I came back from Malaysia

I'm using Iphone 3g for a year exactly and have no problems at all until recently I went to Malaysia. it says 'no service' where the carrier name supposed to be. so I assume its because since I'm out ...
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1answer
217 views

iPhone EDGE Network Problem

I have a factory unlocked, not yet jailbroken iphone 3g. I am running ios 4.2.1 and firmware 5.15.04. My problem is that the edge connection keeps getting turned off randomly (rather frequently) and I ...
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1answer
850 views

iPhone: WiFi, Bluetooth and cellular network not working

I have iPhone 3GS and suddenly it's gone away. I mean WiFi, bluetooth is not working, and I can't make any calls. Here's a screenshot: Any help will be appreciated!
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1answer
883 views

Is it possible to create a Wi-Fi hotspot from iPhone that's not ad-hoc?

First off, I am well aware of how to—in general—create a wireless hotspot using an ad-hoc network directly from my iPhone. I have previously used the latest version of MyWi (version 4.12.6 at time of ...
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2answers
3k views

What port does Skype for iPhone use?

I want to set up Skype to have priority on my router whem I'm skyping from my iPhone, but I can't figure out which port the app uses. Any ideas?
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1answer
595 views

Wi-Fi auto-disconnect for iPhone?

Is there an app to disconnect an iPhone from a Wi-Fi router at a specific time, other than just turning off Wi-Fi?
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4answers
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What's a good iPhone app that will let me view files on my network?

I'm looking for an app which provides functionality similar to Apple Finder's "SHARED" feature, or Microsoft Windows Explorer's Network Neighborhood. Basically, I should be able to use my iPhone to ...