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Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by chinarut, Jul 19, 2011.

  1. chinarut
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    Hi! the foundations I support are generally out in the field and occasionally I need to support their iPads (and iPhones) over the phone.

    it really would be great to see their "desktop" - is there any reliable means of doing this without resorting to jailbreaking?

    does anyone know if it's even possible given the current iOS API?
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    Tim SPRACKLEN iPad Legend

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    There is no way to do this using a non-jailbroken iPad. The APIs for this simply don't exist in iOS.

    Tim
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    It is not possible without jailbreaking, though if they have two devices you could probably have them FaceTime you and point the back camera at the other device.
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    Huh - that's not a bad idea. I'll give that a shot next time.

    I sure can't wait for ARD/VNC for iOS!

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