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Continuing a “stopped” iCloud restore on iOS

I was restoring my iPhone 5 to the latest iOS and chose restore via iCloud. The restore process - especially for apps - was frustratingly slow and actually stopped frozen after a while. After trying ...
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Figuring out what Photo Stream is uploading exactly

Even though I have unchecked the Automatic Upload of Photo Stream on Aperture (same on iPhoto), I can see through Little Snitch that it is hogging my upload bandwith constantly. When I wait (hours, ...
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How to completely erase the Photo Library on an iPhone?

I decided to delete all of my iPhone's photos and videos so I copied everything to iPhoto and deleted everything on my phone. After that, I decided to backup my phone through iTunes. Then I ...
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How do I correct the iOS7 photo app's location guess?

iOS7 organizes photos into automatic groups. It labels each group with a location. It often chooses the wrong location. For example if you're at the supermarket it might say "Anytown Post Office" if ...
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Extract a GPS track (as .gpx) from a series of jpg photos

I have a bunch of .jpg photos containing GPS information. What is the easiest way to extract the GPS information and save it into a .gpx file (or .kml, for that matter)? I have seen this answer ...
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Sharing large library of Photos and Videos (currently in iPhoto) in different macs at home

currently I have iPhoto on my mac (mountain lion). the library is more than 350 GB (and growing fast). It is only on my computer, but my wife wants to have acces to the pictures too, not only ...
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iPad photo editing app that exports edits as XMP to reuse in lightroom?

Basically, I'm looking for Lightroom for iPad :) but until then, I'm trying to find an alternative. To organize and tag pictures I'll be using Photosmith which integrates with Lightroom. Now, I ...
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exporting numbers 09 to excel with photos in spreadsheet

When I export my numbers spreadsheet with photos in the column the photos do not transfer when I import it into excel. How can I do this?
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Is there a way to temporarily pause iCloud sync of photos?

Is there a way to temporarily pause the syncing of photos over iCloud on an iOS device? Sometimes I'm on a 3G connection and don't want to waste my quota syncing photos or sometimes I want to speed up ...
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How can I remove duplicate photos in Camera Roll?

I got a new phone and they transferred all my photos over. The machine they used to transfer from the iphone 4s to iphone 5s died right as it was finishing so we started all over. Now I have ...
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How to make a duplicate of a photo on iPhone before I crop or edit it?

There are many times I want to crop a photo and post to Facebook, and then possibly crop it another way (like panoramic this time), and post to Facebook, but I don't want to lose the original. Is ...
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Can't find skype photos captured on skype on my macbook air

I have OSX 10.9.1, I captured a photo using skype (skype 6.12) and i cannot find the folder holding my images.. I've tried looking for the answer on this website but couldn't find it.. help
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What app can I use to browse photos on my iOS devices from a Mac on the local network?

I am trying to figure out if there's an app out there that can let me browse photos from my Mac via wifi. So I have a mac on the local network iOS devices on the local network 1000s of images on ...
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Can any Apple software create “photo montage” still frame from a video file?

I have a video and would like to create what is called a Photo Montage like this: (combining several photos of the same skier like below) I have searched on the Internet and some definition of ...
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How can I get a photo from an iPad (iOS 5) to my Mac?

I am trying to get a photo from my husband's old iPad to my MacBook Pro. I have backed up his iPad to my computer and iCloud, but can't find the photos anywhere? I tried looking for a MobileSync file ...
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Change default contact picture for iphone

This is most likely a jailbreak-related question... Is there a known application to mass/bulk change the default picture for contacts without a picture? Ie: I just added John Doe and I have no ...
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Lost iPhone pictures after uploaded to iPhoto

My iPhone was running out of space and I noticed I had over 1000 photos. Like usual I upload them to my computer using Image Capture then at the bottom I click "delete pictures after" so they aren't ...
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lost photos on iphone5

Had a problem with iphone 5 so took phone to Apple rep proceeded to put my phone in restore thinking my photos were all in icloud....well no majority were in camera roll and didnot make it upon the ...
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Make sure deleted photos on an Ipod touch can never be recovered?

How can you make sure deleted photos on an Ipod touch 5 can never be restored or found by someone else?
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Send Photos via Email when accessing Camera from Lock Screen

I access the camera from the lock screen all the time. Often times I want to send those photos. In order to send them I have to... close the camera app, reopen it, find the picture and then send it. ...
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Find lost photos that show in screen saver

Wonderful older photos that aren't in my library show up on my screen saver. I would love to be able to get to them! I currently use 10.9.3, but this has been happening for a long time.
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Posting photos from iPhoto to Facebook

I want to make a Facebook post consisting of several selected photos from my photo stream in iPhoto. For some reason this appears to be extremely difficult. What am I missing? Steps I've tried so ...
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Photo Library-Photo Stream-Camera Roll , whats the difference between these

Can someone please tell me the difference between Camera Roll, Photo Stream and Photo Library. And why cant I delete anything in Photo Library. If I delete pictures from photo stream , it says it ...
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Synchronize with Google+ Photos

Im trying to sync my photos on google plus using my iphone, because i had more free space on it. How do it sync in timely manner - auto sync.
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Is there a quick way to take a photo from my MacBook, through Finder?

Frequently I need to add or post an image to various applications. Sometimes I want to take a simple snapshot of something in front or behind me. To do this, I need to open Photo Booth, take an ...
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iPhone 5 corrupt photos

I have this issue with recently purchased iPhone 5, 16 GB, iOS 7.0.4. The original issue was with the battery dying a way too fast (would go down from a little over 90% to just under 70% while using ...
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Deleting of photos on iOS

When photos on iOS are added to an album, does that duplicate the amount of space being used? If I add the photos to another app, can I delete them from the camera roll?
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Delete old “Faces” and other data and thumbnails in iPhoto 9.5.1

I split my iPhoto Library into two by: Duplicating it Deleting most old photos from the new one I will continue to use (and emptying the iPhoto trash) Deleting the photos from the archived one that ...
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Stuck on finishing import (from external hard drive to computer hard drive)

I started the process of importing my iPhoto library from an external hard drive to my Mac with a newly replaced hard drive. I have roughly 180,000 photos and it looked like it was uploading all day. ...
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How to delete photos from iPhone 5 without removing already transferred photos from iMac?

I have synced my photos from iPhone 5 to an iMac (running Mavericks). Now I would like to remove the photos from the phone but I'm not sure how the syncing works. Will the photos stay on the iMac or ...
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Recovering lost photos on iPhone 5s after restoring from iTunes backup

I used to have an iPhone 4s and all the data from there is synced in my iTunes in my Mac. I just got an iPhone 5s yesterday and decided then to plug it to my iTunes. There was a welcome message and 2 ...
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How do I copy photos edited via the Camera app on my iPhone to my PC?

So, I know that the photos edited via the Camera app can't be copied to a Windows PC along with the edits. I realise that the alternative is to email 5 photos at a time. This is obviously ...
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Mountain Lion lost my photo and all photos

I had snow leopard installed on my mac and things like garage band. I have downloaded and installed mountain lion and now have lost iPhoto with all my photos, these included everything from my ...
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I can't sync photos from my iPhone 3gs to my mac

I can't to sync the photos from the camera roll on my iPhone 3gs to my mac. I have had slight water damage to the phone in the past yet it is still functioning. When I went to see someone about this ...
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How do I get photos from my iphone to the iPad in my husbands name via icloud

Our iPad is in my husbands name, but I have a new iphone. How can I get my photos to appear on the iPad using icloud?
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Date Taken changed to Import date in iPhoto

I am not seeing the answer for this problem - I imported 14K photos from my PC to Mac, had them ready and cleaned up, no dups, etc., then after importing, most of the photos do not have the correct ...
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Fix timezone for photos

Does anybody know a convenient way to fix a wrong timezone for a bunch of photos? I've taken a lot of photos with my camera, but forgot to set the right timezone. The pictures are JPG's and include ...
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Tagged people in images uploaded to Facebook by Aperture are absent

When I tag someone in an image in Aperture and then uploaded it using Aperture's integrated Facebook sharing feature, the image behaves as if the person is tagged (e.g., an attempt to tag the person ...
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How to get back all the photos in the camera roll?

I connected my brother's iPhone4 to iTunes to sync movies in my library. Since, his phone has never done any backup and first time connect to iTunes, I'd mistakenly press on something writes ...
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Camera app can't save to DCIM

I've ve got an iPad mini with iOS 6.1.2 from the store and never updated it. Yesterday I wanted to delete camera roll so I decided to remove DCIM folder. Photo browser still had thumbnails of deleted ...
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Synching Aperture Libraries

I use Aperture on two MacPros and one iMac in three different locations on OSX 10.8.5. I would like to be able to edit the images in any location and access the edited version from any other location. ...
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Free iPhone from pictures and access them on demand

I'm running in a head scratching problem with my iPhone. I'm running out of memory and the main cause are the picture made with the camera. Is there a way to unload them from the iPhone and simply ...
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Delete photos in the photo folder on mac

There is a very annoying problem that is bugging me, when I delete a photo in the photo folder on my mac, and I use the photo preview window where I can slide with two fingers on the touchpad to ...
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Photo Stream uploads while “Automatic Upload” unchecked

Photo Stream keeps on uploading new pictures from Aperture even though "Automatic Upload" is unchecked in the Settings (both in Aperture & iPhoto). So far my only solution was to block the ...
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How to send photos from Mac to Photo Stream manually

No iPhoto, no Aperture, just want to send/upload a photo using my Apple ID and browser/finder/terminal (on Mac) to Photo Stream on iCloud. Thanks.
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Finder hiding “_original” extension, so appears like two identical files

We have a system so that when some actions are performed on a file, the file is first duplicated with "_original" appended to the extension. So, photo.jpg would become photo.jpg_original as the backup ...
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How can I access my photos in iCloud after my iPhone4 has been restored (in other words, erased)?

My iPhone was recently restored. I had nearly full iCloud storage before the crash. How can I get my Photos back? I had approximately 1466 pics.
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Is it possible to create photo events from the Camera Roll photo's on an iPhone?

I see that the Photos app let's me create Albums, but is it possible to create and manage Photo Events on the iPhone without iTunes or iPhoto* on a Mac/PC? *I say iPhoto on a Mac/PC because the ...
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Viewing pictures on iPad from Mac server gallery-style

I have a Mac Mini server hosting a few folders of photos. I have an iPad on which I would like to view these photos. So far I have not found an elegant way to do so. I'm open to using any combination ...
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importing pictures from iphone to PC

Does anyone know anyway to make the iTunes sync photos taken using camera on my phone into my PC? I've enabled the iTunes photo sync already but it isn't working. Right now I'm accessing the photos ...