Apple's operating system crafted specifically for mobile devices. iOS has roots in OS X, and in recent years the two operating systems have diverged in some areas of functionality, though they remain separate entities.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
2 views

iPhone5 SIM Blocked

A friend from Europe arrived in the US and when they turned on their iPhone 5 after the flight, they were unable to sign in. They took it into an Apple Store but they said they were not able to ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Bought iPad from eBay locked to iCloud

I've a just bought a iPad from eBay. The iPad came today and I found it to be locked to somebody else's iCloud account. Is there any way I can sort this situation out or not? Thanks in advance.
0
votes
0answers
9 views

USB tethered to my MacBook Air [on hold]

What type of connection is a iPhone USB tethered to my MacBook Air? I am using my iPhone as my main Internet access.
1
vote
1answer
220 views

I don't want ios 8 on my ipad mini running ios 6. Is there a way that I can update to ios 7?

I have an iPad Mini running iOS 6.0.1. I want to install iOS 7 instead of 8. Is ther a way to do it? The iTunes update shows update to iOS 8.4.
1
vote
1answer
11 views

Other Apple ID is shown when attempting to update apps

For some reason another persons Apple ID pops up when I try to do updates on my iPhone 6. Don't have a clue how to fix this or stop it. The name does not resemble my name at all. Anyone know what to ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

iTunes + Music app: how to sync star ratings?

I have ~60gb of music on iTunes 12 and a 16gb iPhone 6. I want to have music on my phone while saving some space for photos and apps I want to be able to add star ratings to my music while listening ...
1
vote
2answers
71 views

Using mouse from OSX host on iOS device

Is it possible to use a mouse connected to OSX computer at iOS device. Assume I have a Mac Mini and iPad on same WiFi network. I have a USB mouse connected to Mac Mini. Is there an option to use this ...
1
vote
2answers
10 views

Mobile data not turning off for some apps iOS 8.4.1

I am unable to turn off mobile data for some apps. Facebook, Cotap, Youtube and some others. Yet some of the apps I can turn mobile data off for e.g App Store. I recently upgraded to 8.4.1 on my ...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

Different Download Number on iTunes Connect Web and iTunes Connect App

I found that the download number of my app on iTunes Connect website and iTunes Connect iOS app are different. For example, iTunes Connect website says my app has 7 download on Sep 1st, 2016, but ...
0
votes
2answers
29 views

Display phone number or email on home screen when phone locked?

A friend recently lost her iPhone (running iOS 7.1.2). Thankfully, someone found it before the screen turned itself off and go through her list of contacts,, and she got her phone back; Otherwise, the ...
0
votes
1answer
6 views

Cannot label two mobile numbers as mobile on one contact

I try to label two cell/mobile numbers on one contact but the second will not accept the "Mobile" label and shows "Home". Hence there is no message bubble to send message from second mobile number. ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

iOS: Calendar reminder night before for early meeting

Is it possible to receive a reminder for a meeting that is early the next morning (ideally "early" would be user defined option). Do any any 3rd party iOS apps support this? I've had times where an ...
1
vote
1answer
10 views

Enable touch indicatior for iOS app demo video recording

I would like to record a demo video of an iOS app with QuickTime on Yosemite. (I found this tutorial) Is it possible to enable a tap indicator, like a small circle, for touch events so users can ...
1
vote
1answer
8 views

Can I edit Demo account details in app review information in iTunes Connect when app status is “Waiting for Review”?

I have resubmitted my app for review after Apple rejection due to metadata rejection. I have updated the details in "Notes". Now my app status is "Waiting for Review". I want to change the demo ...
-1
votes
0answers
62 views

Downgrade iOS 8.4.1

So I would like to downgrade from 8.4.1 to 7.1 or at least 8.4. I have tried downloading restores and using iTunes to restore/check for update by shift + left click to select file but it doesn't work, ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

Device enrolment Program to implement parental Control IOS

I recently asked a question if its possible to implement Parental control in IOS And ended up, it can be feasible using Device enrolment program in IOS. The device enrolment profile will be installed ...
1
vote
2answers
34 views

How to make MacBook Pro sharing Wi-Fi from iPad?

I connected from iPad to MacBook Pro (mid 2012) by USB. I turned on iPad personal hotspot and Internet Sharing works. Now I want to share my MacBook Pro's internet connection too. I made the ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

When will app reviewed from apple after rejection of app due to metadata rejection?

I have submitted my app on August 20th for apple review. But my app was rejected by apple on 29th of august due to metadata rejection .On 30th of august again I have submitted my app for review.. So ...
2
votes
2answers
36 views

Stolen iPhone: what is the security risk?

Unfortunately today my iPhone 6 Plus was stolen from my pocket on the streets of Sao Paulo. I did not have cellular data turned on. I had Touch ID and a 4 digit number lock in place. How much data ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Is upgrading an iPad 2 to iOS 8 causing any performance hit? [on hold]

When iOS 8 came out for the iPad 2 I decided to wait before to upgrade because there were many reports online mentioning that the device would suffer from an important decrease in performance (slower ...
-1
votes
0answers
9 views

Scan devices connected with Wifi and display them in iPhone app [on hold]

I want to scan the devices connected with the wifi router and then I've to list them within the iOS app. Also, I want to get the details of scanned devices like their IP Address, MAC address etc. I ...
0
votes
2answers
23 views

Can't save alarm, iPhone 4s

My iPhone 4s has recently deleted all my alarms and now I can't create any new ones. Open Clock Tap Alarm. Screen shows "No Alarms" Tap "+" Choose: Time: 11:00PM, Repeat: Never, Label: Alarm, ...
0
votes
2answers
31 views

How do I create a home screen button with a tel:// URI?

I can create a home screen button with a tel:// uri using Apple Configurator, but this requires installing a profile on the phone and is not that straight forward. What I would like to do is create a ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Preparing transparencies on an iPad

I would like to prepare hand-written transparencies on an iPad, with a mix of diagrams, equations, and text. The idea is to replace traditional transparencies and have a minimal program that produces ...
2
votes
2answers
55 views

iPhone Health “Walking + Running Distance” is way off

The "Walking + Running Distance" on my iPhone 6 is wildly off. I've walked <2 miles today (0.5 mile commute, 0.8 miles for lunch, and whatever around the office), yet my iPhone is reporting 10.3 ...
0
votes
2answers
30 views

Does plugging iPhone into iTunes automatically update iOS?

If I plug an iPhone that's running an old version of iOS into a computer with iTunes, will iOS on the iPhone automatically update when the phone is plugged in?
1
vote
2answers
23 views

Does reseting iOS device revert to earlier version of OS

I'm reading that you can use iTunes revert an iOS device to 'original factory settings', but this is hard to believe. Will it actually allow you to return to the earliest version of the OS that was ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Email won't load on iPhone 4s

Lately my iPhone 4s has been glitching a lot. The latest thing to not work is email. I try to load it and it says "Cannot Get Mail. The mail server 'imap.gmail.com' is not responding. Verify that you ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Swift as server side language. [closed]

I'm doing my very first app for iOS in Swift. I have a website for watching videos and I want to make it as an app. I have used php as my server-side language. My question is should I use Swift as ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

iPhone 5 not receiving certain texts

About a week ago my iPhone 5 stopped receiving texts from certain contacts. They receive my texts and can call me but cannot text me. I restored the phone and also reset network connections. Nothing ...
1
vote
1answer
26 views

Why does “Turn Passcode Off” on iOS take so long?

Actually, all of these operations take a lot longer than I expect: Turn Passcode On Turn Passcode Off Change Passcode I'm not complaining. I'm a developer (not Apple tech) who thinks it takes ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Where did HopStop go? [closed]

Just upgraded to iOS 8, and HopStop, owned by Apple since 2013, is mysteriously gone. It's also gone from the apple store, though the HopStop iPhone page shows no indication it's disappeared. No ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Find My Friends location issues

I use the app to keep track of my teenagers. I dropped my son off in Grayslake, Illinois just an hour ago, but the app is placing him in Flagstaff, Arizona. I'm worried someone either cloned his ...
1
vote
2answers
39 views

How can I use two iPads and one Apple ID and still have different content on each iPad

I have two iPads and I've backed up and transferred everything onto the second iPad. So now they are identical in loaded apps and data. But I want to use them for different purposes, pleasure and ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

iPad game transfer

I have an iPad and my son plays his games on it. We are getting him his own iPad. How can I transfer his games over to his iPad with out giving him the same Apple ID as mine?
0
votes
0answers
15 views

How to group lock screen notifications?

I searched this problem of mine but could not find a solution. Here is my problem: I have been using an Android phone for two years. After updating to Android 5, lock screen notifications are enabled ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Can I move Mobile Sync folder to another HD

Can I move my MobileSync folder to another HD on my iMac to free up space on my startup HD?
0
votes
1answer
51 views

How to activate iPhone with forgotten details [duplicate]

I brought my uncles old iPhone 4S and I've reset it, but now it's asking for his Apple ID and password and he can't remember it and he has lost his passcode. How can I activate the phone without the ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Does location services on my iPod need to be on in order to turn off “find my iPod”? [duplicate]

Does location services have to be on in order to turn off find my ipod. I'm trying to turn off my "find my ipod" feature and have forgotten my password. I've tried watching a thousand videos of how to ...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

Apps won't update on IOS 7.1.2? [closed]

I had a disconnection with internet for one day. The next day I had 6 updates pending in the Appstore. I tried "Update all" and one at a time update but the app blacks out and goes on "Waiting" , ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Photo arrengement without using date or name [closed]

I have some photos from my holidays from 3 different sources. Although these photos do not have any timestamp or something to do fast chronological order. What kind of photo management tool do you ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

iOS Music download for offline play

I have a question. I know on iTunes you can lower the bitrate of the music and it converts it to lower such as 192kbps. So my question is once that is done and I go to the iTunes within lets say my ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Loading Any USB Flash Drive onto an iOS Device

I have a SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 flash drive with 32 GB storage on it, and would like to view its contents on my iPhone. I have seen flash drives that are made particularly for iOS devices and have ...
1
vote
1answer
75 views

Can I run apps on iPhone without paying to be a developer?

I am new to ios development. I am using Xcode 6.4 and iOS 8.4.1, when I'm trying to run my app on my device I get this message from xcode: No valid signing identities (i.e. certificate and ...
1
vote
0answers
14 views

Run an Xcode project on another iPhone

So, I have a Mac and am doing iOS development work for a client. However, he does not have a Mac and therefore doesn't have Xcode and can't sign the app and run it on a phone. Is there anyway I can ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

Privacy policy URL for app

I've read through Apple's policies of whether or not to include a privacy policy URL for my app and i'm still unsure. If you're currently NOT signed into GameCenter App or in Game Center in Settings ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

iPad 2 Getting “Incorrect Password” when trying to connect to WiFi

I have a TP-Link Router with WPA-2 Security. My problem is that my iPhone 5 running iOS 9 connects without any problems to this router (and so do my macs and android devices) but my iPad 2 running iOS ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

Does Maps remember the location of different pins located at the same address?

My first day of college classes is tomorrow, and I was thinking of dropping pins at each building location and adding them to my professors' contact cards as their addresses. The thing is, every pin I ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

Stop Song repeating itself [duplicate]

When I go to play songs on my i phone, the same song just repeats and repeats. How can I stop this and get it play a whole playlist or album?
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Spinning Pinwheel of death on iPhone?

I am a developer working on an in house application. I have gotten several complaints about getting the Spinning pinwheel in the iOS application I maintain. Can anyone tell me if this is actually ...