iOS (iPhone or iPad) simulator for Windows that can load/run apps

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I want to organise a webinar to demonstrate the differences between a number of iOS apps. All of the simulators I've seen that run under Windows can simulate the basic OS and Safari web apps, but nothing else.

I don't have a Mac, and don't see the advantage in buying one just to demonstrate iOS apps.

Are there any other options to be able to do this?
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Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.

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>> Are there any other options to be able to do this?

Nope.  The emulator is in the SDK and the SDK is Mac only...

You might want to try transmitting the iPad screen to your Windows PC.  There are apps to do that
Mike LazarusAct! Evangelist - CRM Consultant

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Yeah ... didn't seem possible, but was hoping.

Any suggested app do try what you suggest?
Don't talk to me.
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I take it back, it's a hardware solution to show the iPad on the desktop:

http://www.dvdtoipads.com/ipad-faqs/video-capture-ipad.html
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Mike LazarusAct! Evangelist - CRM Consultant

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Thanks ...
I'll leave the question open to see if:
a) That product is available in Australia
b) there is a simpler (or software) option

Steve Jobs' closed environment is just so problematic for any power user.
GlobaLevelProgrammer

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well if you dont need the demonstration to be dynamic:

1) make a list of your apps to demonstrate
2) go to each web site...of the app..make a screen print...
3) post each screen print to a MS Powerpoint presentation
4) show the powerpoint to all the those in attendance!

Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.

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>> a) That product is available in Australia

Should be.  It's a dongle for the iPad.  Do Aussies not have Apple Stores :)

>> b) there is a simpler (or software) option

Not going in this direction, no.  There are several apps that turn the iPad into an external monitor for the desktop PC but that doesn't help you.  As far as I can tell, there isn't an app that goes the other way.

>> Steve Jobs' closed environment is just so problematic for any [non-Apple] power user.

FTFY :)

Mike LazarusAct! Evangelist - CRM Consultant

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Yes, have Apple store ... but not as well stocked as North America or UK :-(

Even for Apple users, there are many things that can't be done on an iOS device that can be done with every other OS
Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.

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I know, I was just giving you a tweak.  It is an issue but makes for a good experience at the lower-end user level.  Obviously, that's where Jobs et al wants the user to be.
Mike LazarusAct! Evangelist - CRM Consultant

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You'd think a real spell check would be useful ... Even at the low end :(
Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.

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Waht?  why u ned rel spulczech?
Mike LazarusAct! Evangelist - CRM Consultant

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Nah ... It's more the words it'll change your text to to give it unintended consequences. I'm sure you've seen the many sites dedicated to this ;)
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Sadly, seems that there is no easy way to do this in software as was suggested :-(

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