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iOS 8 comes with many improvements and plenty of new features such as

Continuity, Apple Pay and SMS Relay. Sadly, many of these features will not
work on older Apple devices, like the iPhone 4, due to limitations. Worse still,
many apps now will require at least iOS 7 to run smoothly. Trying to install an
app will probably prompt a notification like this:

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However, that doesn’t mean you cannot get a compatible version of the app
installed. Here’s how to do it. First of all, you will need to login to the App
Store through iTunes in Mac. Search for the app you would like to install. In
this case, I am trying to install the 9Gag app.

Once the app is installed, the app will be added to your Purchased history but
it won’t turn up on your iPhone if you don’t have it connected to your
Macbook (which is fine because keep in mind that although the app has been
“installed”, it needs iOS 7 to run and thus can’t function on your iPhone 4).

Now, to get the latest compatible version of the app on your phone.

On your iPhone, launch the App Store and go to the Purchased page via the
Updates tab. Try installing the app. Your device will notify you that the current
version of the app requires iOS 7 or later. Then, it will offer you the option to
install a previous version that is compatible with the iPhone you are holding.

Here’s what you will see:

iPhone install previous version dialog

app installed successfully And you should now have the compatible version of the app installed and functioning. . app is working You can try installing other apps this way too but note that this only works with apps that have been around since iOS 6. SPONSORED CONTENT BY CONNATIX DIY SPRING LOTION BARS SPONSORED CONTENT BY TEC EDUCATION IS THE ROAD TO YOUR DREAM JOB: FIND OUT HOW! TEC is Looking for Young People with Drive: Get an Education at TEC. Stay Updated Get daily articles in your inbox for free.At this point. Only then would there be a version built for iOS 6 aka the “compatible version” you can fall back on. tap Download to proceed.

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However. With this combo.0. allows you to accomplish many tasks using nothing but your voice. you can play around with Tasker’s trial version for 7 days first before deciding if you want to get it (for US$3. AutoVoice 2. in How-To Guides Google Now.18 and Tasker 4. Setting Up Tasker . but to be able to run either of them. You can use voice control on your device with this application. all enabled with just your voice. This means better control and more functions for you to do custom jobs. It’s believed the steps given below will also work for other versions of these applications.1. which is a paid app. Recommended Reading: 110+ Google Now Voice Commands You Can Use Note: This tutorial was built using Commandr 3. 1. the smart voice assistant from the search giant. have a look at how you can set this up.75). post a pre-defined status update to your favorite social network amongst many other things. The good news is you can use two awesome tools to extend the use of Google Now. If this tickles your fancy.5u1 on Android 5 (Lollipop). but it’s limited to understanding only a few commands. You will need to either Commandr or AutoVoice (just pick one). you will need to get Tasker.Essential Apps For Coffee Lovers [Infographic] Anastassia Irina How To Get More Custom Voice Commands Out Of Google Now Published by Ashutosh KS. you can send preset messages to friends and colleagues.

It is similar to scheduled tasks makers in desktop operating systems. Click Settings button on top-right corner. or the cross button beside the ‘settings” button. check “Allow External Access“. After installing Tasker. It can be used to create tasks that are automatically executed as per the active profile or situation. How To Create Tasks With Tasker . Install Tasker according to the instructions on the download page. Here’s how you configure it: Open Tasker. as per your Android version. un-check “Beginner Mode“. ie other apps get permission to run its tasks. then your device’s screen brightness sets to minimum possible (a task to set brightness to zero is executed). Click the back button. For example. On UI tab. Choose “Preferences”. if your phone’s battery drops to 15% charge (a low- battery profile is activated).Tasker is an application to automate tasks in Android. Download the relevant Tasker version. you need to configure it to be accessible by other apps. On Misc tab. How To Install Tasker Here’s how to install Tasker’s trial version: Go to Tasker’s Download page on your device.

Oct 7.Tasker is now set to run tasks for other apps. Now you need to create some tasks and here’s hoAll you need to do is have the driver for your ipod (so you can enter the hardrive and things and viewable). 2012 at 05:25 AM does not work!!! . thank you for posting this solution! The Best part is that it is so simple and clever.Oct 9. 2012 at 09:35 AM this sounds great. select your Device and check "Use as hard drive" (http://support. 2010 at 08:09 AM thank you. aalii. such as Commandr and AutoVoice. but I don't know what "have the driver" means.Mar 19. concise & to the 24. 2010 at 11:06 AM wow. Go on iTunes (you will never have to go then). Then go to my computer open your ipod go to the address type /ipod_control after the alreasy address go in there and unhide all files go to music and drag a song you'll have to rename it to a 4 letters word Was this answer helpful? Yes No View all 7 comments 007. this was viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US ). It doesn't require me to download some lame software program! A sincere. ciao Girl. Mudit. your solution is the best.

2009 at 01:12 AM well if you download lime wire look what you have to do 1 download lime wire 2 open up itunes .Yogen. Hope I helped. then on the folder settings (from pc. almost all computers do it automatically. USED WITH NEW IPOD NANO. 2009 at 08:07 PM DEFINITELY!! VERY GOOD APPLICATION. 2012 at 10:53 PM Have a driver I guess means the driver to open the ipod as a storage unit (like a usb memory). not ipod) select "view all hidden files". It is compatible with all Mp3 players and Ipods and you can get music from anywhere you want with no problems . HELPFUL +95 plusmoins fab Dec 13.Oct 9. so if you see the "installing driver" message and a window pop ups asking what you want to do with the device (probably called ipod) is simple: Select the option "open folder to view files". 2009 at 10:27 PM I use WinAmp for my Ipod. It is the best free software I could find. HELPFUL +95 plusmoins Dreamer May 24. then you access the music folder and do what was posted before.Jul 15.) kk.

.cause now I'll N-E-V-E-R E-V-E-R get anything from there after this install ( and immediately uninstall) for as long as I live. same again. then with poddox (Dont forget to put the I pod on "Disk mode" still it did not help me though). same result ... Apple . I tried "copy to device" in windows media player yet the music doesn't show in my Apple "I-pod nano" Then I tried it with real player.3 plug in your ipod 4 search for your song on lime wire wait till its done then. PUUUUKE. but not me. at least copy transmanager TOLD me what was the matter. 2009 at 04:25 PM "Funny" this .. from now on I'll make a mission to AVOID these pushers whatever it takes. Guess I should consider myself lucky ^^^^ Still I am really pissed off of being PUSHED to use I tunes bah.....Then I tried it with "CopyTransManager" and FINALLY this time I was warned that I needed to install I tunes at least once cause it also needs some other drivers then the ones (auto) installed when first connected to PC... Really "funny" these "alternatives" ^^^^^ O well. I-Tunes Go push some other sheep around for commercial reasons. drag it down to itunes 5 put it in were it says iPod Devices 6 Wait Till It Sync's 7 wait till it stop's saying sync in progress 8 wait 20 seconds after it said sync in progress 9 Thank Me Please Lol 10 EnJoy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! HELPFUL +77 plusmoins Sickofthisshit Oct 28..

2010 at 11:16 PM . (YES I know how to disable processes but still.videos.I DONT WANT TO INSTALL SOFTWARE AND HAVE PROCESSES RUNNING JUST TO BE ABLE TO PUT SOME MUSIC ON MY I-POD ONCE A MONTH OR SO.Mar 7.) HELPFUL +48 plusmoins shay Mar 22.Mar 20.movies.. 2009 at 02:39 AM If you have windows media player.Mar 2. 2010 at 07:30 AM but you cant put music through windows media player as it doesent detect your ipod!!! :@ JORDYN.albums. 2010 at 08:32 PM this doesnt work for ipod angus. 2010 at 12:05 AM Go to Itunes and connect to the Itunes store and select the songs. you can put songs through it by simply clicking the "Copy to CD or Device".Feb 28.and photos that you will like to have on your ipod touch and then insert the usb cable wait for device to connect and then select the item to connect to iphone or ipod touch and click download and your music or whatever you downloaded will be there in seconds and you can finally enjoy your ipod or iphone HELPFUL -1 plusmoins eyel Jan 28. mileycyrus!.. View all 56 comments john. 2010 at 02:40 AM i tried putting music on it through media player but when I turn on the ipod it just said: please blah blah itunes to play music on this ipod.

. Register now Not a member yet? ..?! Ask a question Member requests are more likely to be responded to. Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages.Mar 22. A CCM membership gives you access to additional options.go to SYNC! sjx. 2010 at 12:52 PM what do I do if I want to add music to my ipod but don't want to sync it because I will lose the music I have already got on it.