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12-11-13: Shared Apple ID and switching away from iPhone

12-6-13: Syncing multiple iCloud data with a family Mac

12-2-13: Whether to include specific apps in iCloud backups

11-26-13: Custom ringtones assignments don’t sync to iCloud

11-25-13: Resuming incomplete iCloud backups

11-14-13: iOS 7: Incorrect display of Company-only contacts

11-6-13: Problems sending via AirDrop

11-4-13: Notifications when restoring from another Apple ID

10-25-13: Sync only selected photos between devices via iCloud

10-18-13: Using iMessage without iCloud

10-16-13: Syncing music from iTunes when using iTunes Match

10-15-13: Deleting old iCloud Backups

10-3-13: Estimated iCloud backup size doesn’t add up

10-2-13: Restoring Text Messages from an iCloud Backup

9-30-13: Removing Purchased Apps from iCloud

9-26-13: Reminders appearing on multiple iPhones

9-25-13: Restoring iCloud backup to a second iPhone

9-19-13: iOS 7: Find My iPhone only available on primary iCloud account

8-29-13: Sharing recorded video between iOS devices

8-26-13: New photos appearing from lost/stolen iPhone

8-14-13: Accessing iPhone data via

7-25-13: iPhone prompting for old Apple ID

7-15-13: Retrieving deleted data from an old iCloud backup

7-9-13: Accessing an older iCloud backup

7-4-13: Cannot create new events in iOS Calendar

7-3-13: Restoring an iCloud backup to an older iPhone

7-2-13: Backing up a damaged iPhone

6-28-13: Restoring iCloud Contact info from backup

6-25-13: Re-enabling Find My iPhone

6-24-13: iTunes Match and track metadata

6-21-13: Retain existing tracks when enabling iTunes Match

6-20-13: Listening to iTunes Match tracks on an airplane

6-5-13: Deleting backups made under another iCloud ID

5-30-13: Multiple iPads sharing contacts in a company

5-29-13: Contacts and iMessages appearing on multiple iPhones

5-28-13: Photo Stream and one-way syncing of photos

5-24-13: Shared iCloud accounts and Remote Erase

5-17-13: Calendar info disappears after iCloud restore

5-16-13: Remove old iCloud backup after restoring to a new iPhone

5-9-13: Retaining older versions of Apps during an iOS Restore

5-7-13: Can’t change iTunes Apple ID to iCloud e-mail address

5-6-13: Effect of erasing an iPhone on the Find My iPhone feature

4-30-13: Scheduling automatic iCloud backups

4-29-13: Transitioning purchased apps to a new iTunes account

4-25-13: Backing up iPhones for other family members

4-24-13: Restoring missing apps after an incomplete iCloud restore

4-22-13: Removed iPhone still syncing with iTunes in the Cloud

4-18-13: Transferring Apps to a new iPhone

4-4-13: Using a single iCloud account for Find My iPhone

3-26-13: iTunes in the Cloud limitations on iOS devices

3-22-13: Setting default account for new Contacts

3-21-13: Transferring Contacts to a new iPhone

3-20-13: Transferring data when moving to a new iCloud account

3-15-13: App Store accounts and iCloud document sharing

2-28-13: iCloud Tabs, Bookmarks and Reading List on Windows 7

2-22-13: Automatically backing up photos via cellular data

2-19-13: Separating family iTunes and iCloud accounts

2-11-13: Restoring from a previous iCloud backup

2-6-13: Accessing a large iTunes music library from an iPad

2-4-13: Separating iCloud apps between different family devices

1-31-13: Sharing iOS Calendars between family members

1-30-13: Calendar entries disappear after enabling iCloud

11-29-12: Image Quality Considerations with Shared Photo Streams

11-28-12: iCloud Photo Stream and Image Quality

11-27-12: Managing multiple iCloud accounts for Contacts

11-15-12: Maintain separate contact lists on two iOS devices

11-9-12: Using Shared Photo Streams on Windows 7

10-26-12: Subscribing to iTunes Match with an iPhone music library

10-17-12: Deleting unwanted apps from iCloud

10-11-12: Manually downloading iTunes Match content on iPad

10-10-12: iTunes Match and streaming in iOS 6

10-9-12: Using Find My iPhone from a PC or Mac

10-3-12: Restoring Apps from iTunes vs iCloud

9-28-12: Can’t remove iTunes Match tracks in iOS 6

9-18-12: Removing an iOS device from an iTunes account

9-6-12: Backing Up Phone Numbers to iCloud

8-29-12: Calendar & Contact entries still appearing from previous iPhone

8-10-12: Multiple Apple IDs and iOS devices in a Family

8-9-12: Smart Playlist and iCloud Status field

7-30-12: Deleting App Data from iCloud

7-27-12: Setting Custom Repeat Intervals in the Reminders app

7-23-12: Sync iCloud Contacts on multiple iPhones

7-17-12: Reordering iCloud Calendars on iOS

7-4-12: Disappearing iPhone Calendar events

6-15-12: Transferring Apps to a new iPhone using iCloud

6-12-12: Moving an iTunes library with iTunes Match enabled

6-8-12: Using iCloud Find My iPhone on iOS 4.2 devices

6-4-12: Sharing Photo Stream content on the web

6-1-12: Deleting Camera Roll photos after uploading to Photo Stream

5-31-12: Removing greyed out music tracks from iPod touch

5-22-12: Converting Purchased Videos to 1080p HD

5-21-12: Find My Friends always reports home location

5-18-12: Creating an iTunes Match library from an external hard drive

5-17-12: Benefits of keeping apps in iTunes when using iCloud

5-11-12: Audiobooks and iTunes Match

5-8-12: Resetting Forgotten Passcode on iPod touch

5-7-12: Travelling with iTunes Match

4-27-12: Converting DRM Purchases: iTunes in the Cloud vs iTunes Match

4-26-12: Using iTunes Match to convert protected tracks from other iTunes accounts

4-25-12: iTunes Match only partially matching some albums

4-24-12: Sharing iTunes Match among family members

4-23-12: Using iTunes Match with your own song tags

4-16-12: Managing Devices in your iTunes Store Account

4-12-12: Streaming from iTunes Match on primary iTunes computer

4-10-12: Apple IDs, iTunes accounts and iCloud e-mail addresses

4-9-12: Adding Attachments to iCloud Calendar Events

4-5-12: Sharing iTunes & iCloud Accounts in a Family

2-3-12: Deleting pictures from Photo Stream

10-21-11: Audiobooks and iCloud

10-21-11: Using iCloud’s Find My iPhone on older devices

10-21-11: Merging contacts from two devices into iCloud

8-5-11: iCloud and Find My iPhone

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