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.

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Can't download apps

I tried to download an app, I tapped Get then install and a loading circle came up then I said Get again. I tried to sign out and into the App Store but it wouldn't let me sign back in. Does anyone ...
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How to record photo/video files smaller on iOS

My iPhone photos and videos are too high resolution so that I can't send them via email or facebook messenger. I rarely need high-definition photo and video, and I'd like to set the default ...
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Playlists have disappeared from my iPhone 5s

All of my playlists have disappeared from my iPhone, and when I attempt to sync it with iTunes, nothing happens. I have tried it with the previous and current versions of iTunes. My device is running ...
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iOS 9 iMessage notifications show sender's number, not name

After some annoying wifi problems with iOS 8.3, I tried out iOS 9 public beta 2 (now public beta 3) on my iPhone 5 (Edit: in the UK). When I receive a text message (iMessage/SMS), the lock screen/home ...
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Does an iOS app to convert PDF to grayscale PDF exists?

As you probably knows AirPrint doesn't have an option for grayscale or B&W printing. My printer doesn't have a setting to print in grayscale. Is there any iOS app that converts a PDF to a ...
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Backup failed due to insufficient storage in the iCloud [closed]

I just bought 20GB iCloud storage. But still, I couldn't back up my phone. Why?
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Would erase content and settings affect phone number?

I just want to know, I just want to do it safely. My phone always said it's almost full storage but I did delete all my text messages, pictures, apps, etc. I tried everything but it always said the ...
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Sorting and Shuffling with Apple Music on iPhone

How do I sort by songs under an artist, or shuffle songs under an artist? Seems to only give me option for sorting by album title or shuffling all songs in the library.
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What gets synced if I enable iCloud syncing for Safari but not passbook

In my iCloud settings on the iPhone 6, I've selected Safari and deselected Keychain. Which of the following Safari data gets synced via iCloud? Browsing history Bookmarks Open tabs Autofill data ...
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Problems with VPN: OS X devices can connect, iOS-devices can not

I got a little problem: I configured OS X server to provide VPN to OD-users. The VPN-settings are being pushed through profile manager. Now comes the strange thing: It doesn't matter if I'm in my own ...
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Unable to update any Apps

I am unable to update any of my apps on my iPad Air and can not add a new app. When I try to update I get a spinning circle. There has been no error notice. Any idea what the problem is?
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Using (Shared) Reminders on iPhone - Any Way to Recover?

So, my wife created a Reminders list on her phone and added me. When I accepted the share and went into it, it wasn't loading the list items, so I deleted the list and she removed the share and ...
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Multiple languages and Emoji button on iOS keyboard

I'm using German and English keyboard on my iPhone and want to insert emojis easily. The problem is when you have 2 languages and emoji, it only jumps to the next keyboard. This is very annoying. Is ...
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How to remove Safari's bar that suggests using dedicated iOS app instead of mobile website

First of all ignore that below screenshot is in Polish. It doesn't matter - I assume that in other languages you have the same situation. Question is simple - in some cases I find using dedicated apps ...
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iPhone from the previous owner, Find My Phone not deactivated [duplicate]

What should I do if the previous owner of my device forgot their iCloud account they used to set up the iPhone and didn't deactivate "Find My Phone" when resetting the iPhone?
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How does iOS and OS X detect when a Wi-Fi network is a personal hotspot?

When there is a Personal Hotspot network available, it displays a chain link icon instead of the usual lock icon in the list of available networks on iOS and OS X. My question is, how does OS X ...
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iOS 4 - upload and play music without iTunes

I have iPhone 3GS with an old iOS version: ~4.0. For (reasons) I cannot get the iPhone recognized in iTunes to upload any new music. That is not the question. The question is: how can I upload music ...
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iPad Factory Reset Without iTunes

I have a 4th gen iPad that I haven't used for so long that I forgot the PIN. I want to restore it to factory defaults as I plan to use it again. Everything I'm finding on this topic suggests that I ...
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WebM Mac OS X and iOS integration (not only play)

This question was asked in 2012 at SuperUser. The Perian project is now gone. I found on MacUpdate a QuickTime plugin for WebM. But this site looks like malware. Howto integrate WebM in Mac OS X ...
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iPhone 3GS (jailbreak) not recognized in iTunes

I have iPhone 3GS jailbroken running some version of iOS4. With the latest iTunes version (and the previous one I had installed), the device is not recognized as plugged in. Windows sees the device ...
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iPhone 3GS - is it still possible to restore to latest supported iOS?

I have an iPhone 3GS that I want to restore to latest supported iOS (currently it's jailbroken on some version of iOS 4). How would I go about it, without loosing all data? Can I run a restore from ...
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iPhone 5s trouble with cellular data

My iPhone won't send texts and I can't recive any texts unless I'm on Wi-Fi. My iPhone says I have LTE but nothing that requires internet will load. I have cellular data for all my apps turned on. ...
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iPhone 4S w/ iOS 6, any risks in finally upgrading to 8.4?

I have iPhone 4S running iOS 6. I've never upgraded to iOS 7 since at first I didn't like the new graphics. but overtime, apps are not being supported anymore. some simply don't work, and some can't ...
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Separating Apple IDs

I linked my son's iPad mini to my Apple ID. The problem is that we both play the same games and I can no longer access mine as his ID is logged into Game Center. How do I create a separate Apple ID ...
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App store on iOS won't show the ratings and the rewievs

So I had an old Apple account I used before but my brother logged out of it and I could not remember the password and I made a new account. In the old account I could see reviews and ratings of games, ...
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Cursor movement to beginning/end of line in iOS - possible?

Does iOS provide any kind of cursor movement commands. For example: You forward an email or a web page link and you're at the end of the Subject line in the mail app. You want to jump to the ...
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Can you pay off a overdraft on iTunes with a iTunes card?

I bought a iTunes card this evening to get rid of the overdraft but it didn't take it off So I was wondering if an iTunes card could get rid of the overdraft if so how?
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iMessage “Not Delivered” on my Macbook Pro Mid 2012

For starters here is my current setup: I have an iPhone 5s and a MacBook Pro 13" mid 2012 model with OSX 10.10.4. Recently I changed the storage to an SSD and with that change I started to set up ...
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Is it feasible to take database out from within any iOS apps?

I would like to take out datasets stored under an iOS app, which I think is possibly a sql. The app is developed by a third-party company and is not the one I develop. Is it feasible in this case to ...
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How can I delete game data on iPhone 5? I want to start it over

I want to start Gardian Hunter from the start, but I can't delete my data. Is it possible to delete it? Please help me. I'm using an iPhone 5.
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iPhone not sending / recieving links

I've noticed that when I send a text with a link to or from my iPhone, the recieving phone does not display the link, but displays all other text. I'm not sure if this is affected by iMessage. In any ...
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Are “Favorites” and edits synced with Photos for Mac/iOS?

I'm using the latest version of Photos on both of my iMacs, my iPhone, and two iPads. I'm also using iCloud for storage and syncing. So far - everything seems to work - when I take a photo on my ...
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Using iCloud backups, how can I tell when a device has been restored?

I have received a local copy of an iCloud account which was downloaded using Cellebrite's UFED Cloud Analyzer and I have been given the unique task of figuring out if (and hopefully when) the device ...
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App's are not downloading

My Settings are set to where I don't need a password for free apps. My iPhone still makes me put in a password but the apps never download.
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iphone 5 icloud backup cannot be made

my iphone5 cannot make any backups anymore. My last backup is from june 2015. I have checked if: I have enough space in icloud (about 3gb) the size of the backup (approximately 790 mb) removed ...
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iOS's Spelling Predictive Analysis - for bilingual writers?

I love my iPhone 6 :) But I'm fully bilingual in Spanish and in English, and about 50% of my emails are in each language. Here's the problem. While my iPhone is in English, every time I write an email ...
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Can the Apple Watch gracefully support this timesystem?

At The Natural Cycle Clock, I try to implement an ancient timekeeping system, in which the day from sunrise to sunset is divided into twelve hours which are equal in length to other hours of that ...
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Find an iOS tweak providing quick switch of home screen pages

I have nearly 10 home screen pages of apps on a jailbroken iOS 8, and wants to find a tweak that could quickly switch between these pages. For example, on either home screen a window may appear after ...
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When are WhatsApp messages marked as 'read'?

I need to know when exactly WhatsApp messages are marked as 'read', so when exactly the blue ticks appear. I'll be a bit more specific: when I click 'Close' when I get a WhatsApp notification on my ...
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If I update my iOS, will it require to log in the Apple ID when I turn it on again after updating? [duplicate]

I bought my iPhone 5 from someone where I'm not sure whether he is the first owner. Now, I want to update my iOS to 8.4 but I'm not sure if the Apple ID of the first owner will be required to log in ...
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How does Xcode communicate with an iOS device?

I can plug in an iOS device and tell Xcode to run my app on that device or stop it. I can have the app paused at any time and use the debugger to debug the running app. How is this all possible? There ...
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How do I flip a video that is recorded upside down

I recorded a video upside down on my iPad Air 2. How do I flip it. I twisted it with my fingers, but it won't stay.
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Apple Watch is not updating to WatchOS 2 beta with public profile [closed]

I have the profile installed and have done many restarts on my iPhone and my Watch. Both devices have the public beta profile iPhone running iOS 9 beta 4 (after upgrading from public beta 1) Watch ...
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How do I open a new tab in Mobile Safari?

How do I open a new browser window? Right now I have Safari. I apparently need to get another browser for some complicated reason just to post a moving gif. As you can probably tell, I'm not great ...
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iPhone 6 iMessage doesn't work with my number in Ecuador anymore

I'm in Ecuador. I always come here and people text me through my number from the U.S to here but now I can only text from my e-mail and my iPhone won't let me iMessage from my number because it's in ...
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Problem with moving photos to new album on iPhone [duplicate]

I created a new iPhone album, later I moved some photos from Camera Roll to the new Album. The problem is that when I delete the moved photos from the Camera Roll, I can't find them in the new Album. ...
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How to prevent apps from showing previews on lock screen in iOS?

When I receive a message I don't want the sender or a preview of the content be shown on my lock screen. Some apps (like iMessage and Mail) allow you to set this in iOS' Settings -> Notifications. ...
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Reset Home Design Story game progress

I deleted a game I played (Home Design Story) because I want to restart the game from the beginning. When I download it again, it still has all my previous information. How can I reset my progress?
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Payment from Apple for developer

I'm an iOS developer and I've been selling very few apps on the App Store. I would like to ask some questions about withdrawn money from iTunes Connect. I already know Minimum payment: $150 (USD) ...
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Does Health.app intelligently count step from multiple sources?

I recently bought an external tracker to track various activity and I wonder, whether I should disable tracking on my iPhone? E.g. let's say my tracker reports that I made 1000 steps and my iPhone ...