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iCloud logoI have already written about some issues of getting iCloud (email, calendar, tasks, contacts) running on different mails apps in Windows 8. Up to now, I had only succeded in getting it solved for Outlook 2013 Preview and the Windows 8 mail app. I had got the issue that iCloud email and calendars are shown in Outlook 2010, but not my iCloud contacts and tasks.

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Update: iTunes 11.2 Running On Windows 8.1 Update
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Update: iTunes 11 Running on Windows 8.1 Preview
Update: iTunes 11 Running On Windows 8
Update: How To Install iTunes On Windows 8 And Windows 8.1


After I had installed Windows 8 on my Acer Aspire 1810T, I was very excited testing iTunes on Windows 8 because some reported issues with it. But up to now I can only report positive results:

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Update: Setting Up iCloud Email on Windows 10 Mail App
Update: Setting Up iCloud Email In Windows 8.1 Mail App
Setting up iCloud email in Windows 8 mail app is not that simple, especially, because certain support documents of Apple or Microsoft are not correct in all details. Very important are the SSL-settings mentioned in the later text.

Here we are:

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Facetime iconHi guys, as I reported on May 17th and June 4th I was faced with some connection problems of iMessage and facetime. In the mean time my friend and I checked facetime and iMessage after updating both iPads to iOS 6. Result: Both apps work as they should! This is the proof to me that it was an Apple issue and not a WLAN router one.