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How to Send a Caller to Voice Mail on an iPhone

You don't always have time to take a phone call. If you are busy and receive an incoming call on your iPhone, you can instantly send the caller to your voice mail where he can leave a message, then review the message at your convenience. Call the person back if you need more information and/or delet

How to Remove the Screws on an iPhone 4

Dismantling a new iPhone is always an adventure. But the iPhone 4 design is slightly different than previous versions. Perhaps one of the most convenient changes to the iPhone 4's construction is the addition of removable external screws. There are only two of them, but they are both located on eith

How to Troubleshoot an iPod A1099

The iPod model number A1099 refers to several variations of Apple's portable media player -- two versions of the iPod photo, the iPod with color display and a special U2 product. These fourth generation devices vary slightly in terms of size, specifications and software but function in a similar way

How to Put a Background on an iPod 2G

The iPod 2G gives the user many levels of customization, including the ability to set a background for the lock screen. Since the iPod 2G does not have a built-in camera, you import photos from a computer in order to use them. The iOS 4 (iPod/iPhone operating system) includes the ability to set a cu

How to Put Movies on an iPhone

The iPhone is a multimedia and communications device made by Apple. Among the thousands of applications and functions that you can take advantage of on the iPhone, one of the most appealing is the ability to watch movies on it. This is a neat feature when you are stuck waiting for a flight or have a

A New User's Guide to the iPad

Once you've found your app, you'll need to install it on your iPad. This is a two-step process. Page 4.

How to Transfer iPod Games From One iTunes to Another

Apple's iTunes is a great organizer, but it keeps much of its actual workings hidden beneath the surface. IPod and iPhone games--which are also applications--are especially abstract since the user generally never needs to know where they are on his computer--they just go straight on the iPod or iPho

How to Disable the Date on an iPhone 3.1.3

The iPhone is a smartphone that runs programs (or "apps") that have been placed on it, and so has an operating system to control all of its functions. To disable the "Date" function from its normal operation, turn off its functionality inside of the 3.1.3 operating system. The procedure is straightf

How to Sync Your iPod Music to Another PC

There are several possible reasons why you may need to sync your iPod music to another PC. Maybe you have received a used iPod from a friend or would just like to sync your iPod from multiple locations, such as on your home and work computers. Apple makes it easy for you to use your iPod on multiple

Car Stereo Features

There are a variety of options for car stereo systems these days.Car interior image by mashe from Fotolia.comAs technology for how we listen to music has become more advanced and more compact, the features of many of the newest car stereo systems have changed along with it. These features...

How do I Put Songs on an iPod Nano From a CD?

Despite its small stature -- 1.48 inches high, 1.61 inches wide and .35 inches deep -- Apple's iPod nano packs some serious storage space -- 8 GB or 16 GB, depending on which model you have. With that much space available for songs, it can get pretty expensive if you were to fill the space with song

How to Manage Your Creative Muvo Folder in Your iPod

Creative Muvo is a brand of MP3 player. If you purchase an iPod after you have had your Creative Muvo, you'll probably want to put your Creative Muvo files onto your iPod, which you can easily do by importing the files into your iTunes library. Once they are in your iTunes library, you can manage yo

How to Move & Scale a Picture on an iPod Touch

The iPod touch serves as a portable player for your music, video and digital picture files. Once you have uploaded your content to the player's hard drive, you can display the pictures or video using the apps pre-installed to the device. Moving and scaling a digital photo is as simple as dragging yo

How Do I Know If My Phone Is Bricked?

A cell phone that is "bricked" is one that is no longer functioning as a phone, media player or electrical device, and is thus is useful only as a paperweight or brick. Running to the store to purchase a brand new cell phone is not always necessary when dealing with a cell phone that is no longer wo

What Is a Good Bitrate for a Movie on an iPhone?

Apple designed the iPhone as a smartphone that can store and play digital media like audio and video. But although the iPhone supports playback for video, files need to be compressed in a compatible format before they can be added to the device. The media’s audio and video tracks must also mee

How to Restore an iPhone to the Last Update

Whenever you make changes to your iPhone, having a backup of your last update is important in case something goes wrong during syncing or modification. If something does go wrong, don't panic. Restoring to the last update will put all of your previous settings back in place so you can attempt to mak

How Much Data Does an iPhone Use?

Apple iPhones require users to have both a cellular talk plan, usually sold a a fixed number or as unlimited talk minutes, and a data plan. Some data plans are unlimited, while some have fixed amounts of data. Your phone uses data any time you send or receive information other than phone calls or st

Create a Photo Stream on Your iPad

You can copy any photo in your camera roll to a shared photo stream, and the process is rather easy once you understand the steps needed to add the photo. Page 2.

How to Use the iPod Touch for Digital Signage

The iPod Touch and iPhone have a multitude of applications, including an application that allows you to create your own signature on your device, and use it to electronically sign contracts online. As of 2010, RightSignature is the only application that provides this feature and is free to download