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Store Files on iPhone

Postposted on Sun Aug 24, 2008 4:14 pm

As used to be the case with iPods I've had in past, you could ordinarily access it as a disk drive and dump onto it when you needed some portable storage space. I can't seem to do this with my iPhone 3G. I can access the photos folder (it comes up as a drive/folder in My Computer), but I'm not sure what would happen if i tried to put data files (documents, files, etc.) in there. Is there any way to put files onto the iPhone just for portable storage?
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Re: Store Files on iPhone

Postposted on Tue Sep 23, 2008 1:08 pm

You should have no problem dropping any files you want into the folder. Just don't expect iPhone to recognize them.
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Re: Store Files on iPhone

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Re: Store Files on iPhone

Postposted on Fri Oct 10, 2008 9:59 am

Lookup "Air Sharing" in the iTunes App Store. ;)
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Re: Store Files on iPhone

Postposted on Fri Oct 10, 2008 12:02 pm

PerfectCr wrote:Lookup "Air Sharing" in the iTunes App Store. ;)


Air share.....its another good app!
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Re: Store Files on iPhone

Postposted on Fri Oct 10, 2008 7:56 pm

Didn't I mention it already? :P
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