1. Xproject187's Avatar
    I'm on a iPod Touch '5G' & for the life of me I can't see how to save a video I received via gMail. I mean other than using iTunes & my Windows 7 laptop, isn't there a way to save a darn '.mov' attachment ?
    Last edited by Xproject187; 09-07-2014 at 02:05 PM. Reason: Title
    09-04-2014 12:19 AM
  2. Just_Me_D's Avatar
    When you tap on the video attachment, do you not get a set of options, including "Save Video"?

    Other than using iTunes, isn't there a way to save a darn '.mov' attachment?-imageuploadedbytapatalk1409833165.261464.jpg

    Other than using iTunes, isn't there a way to save a darn '.mov' attachment?-imageuploadedbytapatalk1409833173.970878.jpg
    Xproject187 likes this.
    09-04-2014 08:19 AM
  3. Xproject187's Avatar
    I thank you JustMe'D for your prompt & welcome reply.
    To answer your question accurately. "No I didn't see an option to Save", but then again I only thought to Long-Press on the attachment(not Tap) & when I did select to Long-Press(while in gMail), only 3 options were presented. The first of which was 'Copy'(which I'd think would be the correct avenue). However, after selecting 'Copy', I was unable to 'Paste' thee attachment anywhere within my iPod Touch 5.
    The second option was to 'Save the .Mov attachment to a "Read Later List"(which as far as I can See/Find does nothing). Besides the file attachment I'm trying to save(for offline playback) is a .Mov file, not a Word/Text document ! Then there's a third option, which I can't recall rite now & I don't have the iPod in front of me so as to check, however, one thing I'm 100 % sure of, is "it isn't an option to Save". In closing allow me to add that I fully appreciate your Screen-Shots, I only wish "I" knew how to add SS's of what I'm seeing while attempting to save thee attachment onto my stock iPod Touch 5G(iOs 7) while in gMail.
    PS:
    I can't help but wonder if Verizon's proprietary software(which my stock iPod Touch 5G 'iOs 7' doesn't have) is what's allowing you to save video attachments to your iPhone.
    Last edited by Xproject187; 09-07-2014 at 03:01 PM.
    09-07-2014 01:34 PM
  4. acerace113's Avatar
    I just sent myself a video and these are the options I get:
    Other than using iTunes, isn't there a way to save a darn '.mov' attachment?-imageuploadedbytapatalk1410112253.870192.jpg
    Other than using iTunes, isn't there a way to save a darn '.mov' attachment?-imageuploadedbytapatalk1410112259.738474.jpg
    5th gen iPod touch iOS 7.1.2


    Sent from my 5th gen iPod touch or iPhone 5S (beta testing) using Tapatalk
    Just_Me_D likes this.
    09-07-2014 01:51 PM

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