Monthly Archives: July 2015

Keeping iPhone field test mode on

Excerpts from http://www.businessinsider.com/how-to-see-your-iphones-true-cell-signal-strength-2014-11:- To be able to peek at your true signal strength number you need to get into Field Test Mode by dialing *3001#12345#* (yes, including the asterisks and hashes) and tapping “Call.” You’ll be brought to the Field Test App, … Continue reading

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iBackup Extractor

Have a major sad face about losing SMS when restoring factory fresh on your iPhone in aid of jailbreaking? Cry no more. Get iBackup Extractor, and find all your SMS which were hidden all along in the backups on your … Continue reading

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Jailbreaking iOS 8.4 with PP

I hate to use what is apparently a TaiG clone ripped off by PP, but TaiG left me no choice by offering no Mac software. The iPad Mini 2 was easy to JB, but for the iPhone 5 I found I … Continue reading

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Reducing PDF file sizes in OS X

Reblogged with minor editing from http://hints.macworld.com/article.php?story=20120629091437274 by zpjet:- I was never satisfied with results of Reduce File Size Quartz filter when trying to make some PDFs smaller before sending them by e-mail. It made them too small, and the graphics … Continue reading

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