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  • Is Down
    The web page itself at comes up, but trying to login renders "Connection error iCloud encountered an error while trying to connect to the server". - Source: Hacker News / 5 months ago
  • I’ve been using Apple for six years and switching over to the OnePlus open. Ordered it this morning and it says it will be here on Thursday. I’m stoked! Any suggestions on the first thing I should do when getting it? Also is the transition to android from iPhone challenging?
    I purchased two apps from the Google play store that keep continues to sync my Apple Calendar and sync my Apple Contacts. I have a lot of already shared calendars with family that I didn't want to have to re-share with Google Calendar, and I wanted to be able to sync contact changes easily from Apple devices. I have used them for quite some time and they work great. Only one thing you need to know for setting... Source: 7 months ago
  • iOS 17.2 RC: there's now a GUI for "messages in iCloud"
    I meant to say, right now there are services operating on, right? Could it be the case that those services operate without end-to-end encryption? Not sure, but I don't think so. My understanding is, shouldn't be the obstacle for end-to-end encryption. Didn't mean to say to disable it all together. Source: 7 months ago
  • iOS 17.2 RC: there's now a GUI for "messages in iCloud"
    I can't believe Apple can't figure it out. How the rest services operate right now? Without end to end encryption? Source: 7 months ago
  • unable to sync icloud on my macbook air m1 8/256gb macos sonoma v14.1.1, it asks me for a 4 digit security code i never set and its the only apple device i have...unable to sync icloud
    Try signing in on the web using and if that doesn't work contact Apple support. Source: 7 months ago
  • iPhone stolen
    If you still have the account, you can access everything on , including photos, contact. I think you can at least recover contacts if you don't have a backup, yet some apps automatically register their data inside icloud. Source: 7 months ago
  • clear out old connections
    I'm not seeing that anywhere. Is the AppleID on my iphone? Or via Source: 7 months ago
  • is that any way to recover my old Notes.
    If you go to you don't see the notes? Source: 7 months ago
  • Emails gone when moved to folder
    Sorry, see you are using iCloud mail correct (an address that end in @, @, etc)? If so, it's an IMAP address. Source: 7 months ago
  • Turning off iCloud Drive without loosing anything
    That said, even if you choose "Remove from Mac", you're not loosing them. They will stay in cloud server and you can still redownload them again anytime, either by re-enabling iCloud Drive, or download from web interface using a web browser, or access using mobile devices like iPhone or iPad. Source: 7 months ago
  • Is iCloud access possible on Linux Mint?
    You can upload/download pictures and files from Source: 7 months ago
  • Locked out of iphone - urgent help needed
    If your device backup is enabled, you can retrieve your notes and pictures using Check out your default backup item on by trying to log in with a different device. Source: 7 months ago
  • Wanting to upload photos to iCloud
    As the title says I want to keep some images uploading to iCloud. The only problem is that my iPhone has a lot of meme bs on it that I don't want to be uploaded. I wanted to do something like share an album where I can choose sections of images that will always be updated so garbage doesn't take up my storage, Recently paid for the 50 GB tier to do this. For some reason, apple doesn't seem to want to let me choose... Source: 7 months ago
  • Mass Upload Question
    Hello, I recently decided to migrate everything from google photos to Icloud. However I have ran into some confusion. I have roughly 16,000 photos/videos in a file on my computer that I downloaded from The following file formats are all present, ".mp4", ".mov", ".jpeg", ".jpg", ".pdf", ".png", ".mkv". Are these all formats that I cam able to upload to via my windows pc? When I go to... Source: 8 months ago
  • iCloud & Internal Storage Query + Music/General Queries
    What if I go to, upload a file only there, does this also get saved to any apple devices you have synced to icloud and take up internal memory of the respective devices? Source: 8 months ago
  • error with uploading photos to
    Long story short, I want to transfer my dropbox folders of photos (organized per year) to icloud. I am trying to do this via the desktop webpage But no matter how many times I try to upload the folders, it stops about halfway through. It can't seem to make it all the way through. Always stops within a few hundred photos. Anyone have this issue before? thanks! Source: 8 months ago
  • Does ledger support use e-mail?
    The former seems legit, but I found no where on the ledger web site saying anything about ledger ever using addresses. In fact, there is pretty clear writing saying they never do that:. Source: 8 months ago
  • ICloud Storage Issue
    I am currently trying to empty some of my ICloud storage before making a big trip where I know I'll want to be filling it up again. I went on to and moved 12GB worth of videos from the photos there into a folder on my Mac, which I'm pretty sure should mean that those videos are now separate from my ICloud. Then I went back on and deleted all those same videos from there, and emptied the... Source: 8 months ago
  • PC Downloads: Got my photos but can't get anything else.
    I have been trying to figure out for the last couple of days how I can clear up a lot of data from my iphone because there is too much data for everything to properly back up on the basic 5 gig icloud service. I bit the bullet last night and upgraded to 50 gigs in order to sync all my data. After a long wait, my phone finished syncing, and I was able to log into and download all my photos to my PC. My... Source: 9 months ago
  • Can't see app folder or files in iCloud Drive
    On navigating to iCloud Drive using Finder on Mac or Files on iPhone, there is no folder for that app. However, on logging into and navigating to Recent files in iCloud Drive, I can see the voice recordings. Does anyone know why files appear under Recent but not in the main drive? Source: 9 months ago
  • Computer unable to connect to iCloud only on home network?
    I'm able to connect to just fine on my devices (iMac, MacBook Pro, iPhone, etc.), but any attempt to connect to iCloud on her device, regardless of browser, results in that error. Source: 9 months ago

External sources with reviews and comparisons of iCloud

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Apple users can opt for iCloud, Apple's proprietary cloud storage solution. It effortlessly syncs data across all Apple devices and offers a seamless user experience.
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iCloud is an amazing cloud storage service offered and run by Apple Inc. If you already use Apple products in your work, you might as well take advantage of the sweet, seamless integration that using iCloud provides — although you can use this service on both Mac and PC.
The Best iPhone Transfer & Manager Software for 2022
iCloud can be costly: As much as it offers a convenient option for syncing your old iPhone with iCloud, purchasing iCloud storage can be a costly affair for most people. The worst part is that you will have to keep upgrading over time whenever you need more storage for more data.
10 top file-sharing services: Dropbox, Box, Google Drive, OneDrive, and more
Anyone who owns a Mac, iPhone, or iPad likely already has the free 5GB of online storage via iCloud that comes with the creation of an AppleID, and those users can share folders and documents with other iCloud users. Although Apple does offer an iCloud app for Windows, it’s likely that this mainly benefits Apple users who also use a Windows PC; we don’t really see people who are primarily Windows users signing up...
The 13 Best Presentation Apps in 2018
You can use it online at to make presentations in Keynote even on a PC. Or, move your Keynote to iCloud to share with others to view or edit. You can also save presentations to a PowerPoint file if needed.
iCloud is again a disappointment with just 5 GB free account offer and may not be ideal for the cheapest cloud storage. However, it can cater to more customers because it has many pricing and space options. iCloud is ideal for people who are looking for 50 GB or 200 GB or 1 TB storage space. As you must have witnessed it, cheapest cloud storage service providers have problem with providing this basic freedom....
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The service will blend effortlessly into your corporate infrastructure and make it possible to import or export data with ease. The most prominent integration of the service is HipChat, Microsoft Office, and compulsory iCalendar. iCloud also includes lots of key features such as file and document sharing, 5GB free storage, lost iPhone locator, data security and privacy settings, daily backup and real-time device...

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