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I cannot activate my iPhone 4s [duplicate]

Lately, I updated my iPhone to the latest iOS and it was successfully done. But then, when my iPhone restart, I was asked to activate it. In order to do this, I have to enter the Apple ID and a ...
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How to encrypt existing notes on iOS 9.3?

Now that iOS 9.3 finally supports encrypted notes, the problem's come up as to exactly how I'm supposed to encrypt my 300+ existing notes. Until now I've been storing my notes locally on my phone, ...
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How to skip iOS 9.3 update?

Is there a way to skip this (or any future) updates? I'm using an iPhone 5s.
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Photos and apps disappear after updating my iPhone to iOS9.3

All photos in my iPhone disappeared after updating it to iOS9.3. Besides, most app icons in my phone have been darkened and need to 'download' again. Does anyone experience it? And should it be ...
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My app is showing install size instead of download size in App Store

My uploaded iOS app is showing 28.3 MB size in the App Store app on an iPhone 5s. As per the Estimated App Store file size from iTunes Connect, my app size will be as shown in the image. My concern ...
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How do I change my health app from a bar graph to a line graph?

I was using the Health App under iOS 9.2 - and in the 9.3 upgrade the Health App switched display from a line graph to a bar graph. I like the line graph better. I can't figure out how to get it ...
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iOS 9.3 on iPhone 5 (Night Shift option is unavailable) [duplicate]

I recently updated my iPhone 5 to iOS 9.3 and there is a new functionality introduced as "Night shift" option. However it is not available on my iPhone 5 Any thoughts as to why?
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iTunes doesn't upgrade my iOS from beta to release, says I already have the latest version

I am part of the beta program with my iPhone 4S (MF265FD/A) using version 9.3 beta 7 (13E5233a), and I'm trying to update it to the release version, but iTunes informs me that "This version of the ...
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It's possible to restore data deleted one month ago?

I ask if it's possible to resore some pictures taked last month an deleted from my iPad. More precisely, when I taked the pictures I wasn't connected to the internet.
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Download Apple developer documentation as PDF files

There used to be an option in Apple's developer documents, to download guides as PDF files. Not sure if this is guide specific. For example, this one Introduction to System Configuration Programming ...
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How to block from sideloading apps (ipa) in iOS devices.?

I want to block sideloading the apps (ipa) to my iOS devices (iPhone, iPod, iPad). I googled about it and to my surprise, everyone was asking questions on how to sideload the apps. So, if anyone ...
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Messages App in iOS simulator?

I know that there exists an iOS simulator for Mac (how to get it eludes me - if you could give me a download link I'd be grateful). Many people want to know how to use multiple Apple IDs with ...
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Concurrent iOS Deployments

I would have thought this would be an easy Google search, but I haven't found anything. I have inherited an existing iPhone app which is currently deployed to the app store (V1.0). I am about to do ...
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Is disk version of iWork 08 compatible with El Capitan

Opened a iWork 08 Pages file created in 2015 and very little appears. All text is white and can’t be changed to black. This was not a problem on my previous OS. IS this a El Capitan issue?
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How can iMessage send from my old phone number that doesn't have service anymore?

So my little brother used iMessage through my mom's iPad. He was just being funny and sending pics and cute little memes. However, in the process, he sent my mom a few messages from the iPad. ...
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Can I use multiple WIFI connections on an iMac and/or iPad? Here's why I ask

I stream live, multi-camera video of my band's shows to YouTube Live Streaming or ConcertWindow.com. We use four iPhone 6 plus' for the camera's. The four iPhone video streams are sent over WIFI to a ...
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IOS Upgrade Downloading for every device

I have many apple devices 5 iPhones and 4 iPads to be exact I upgrade by connecting to my Mac and then from iTunes So when upgrading iOS, it's downloading the software every time? I would ...
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iPhone 6s not displaying names on text messages

I have a brand new iPhone 6s which suddenly stopped displaying names on text messages after I downloaded iOS 9.3. Any new ideas?
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EPUB files are not syncing through iCloud for iBooks along with iOS 9.3

Since 21 March 2016, I am able to sync any books via icloud between devices. It works pretty good for pdf. But it doesnt work for EPUB files. I have downloaded for my iPhone some EPUB file from the ...
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Carrier Name Doesn't change (9.2.1)

Unable to change Carrier Name using carrier editor (iOS 9.2.1) My iPhone is not jail broken
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How to enable password lock on Notes in iOS 9.3?

I recently got iOS 9.3 for my iPhone, but I'm not finding an obvious way to password-lock my Notes. This feature was advertised by Apple as part of the iOS 9.3 package, but is it only available for ...
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How did Apple fix the UNIX time bug? [duplicate]

Just a couple months ago, a hoax started circulating as a meme, stating that, if users set their time to January 1, 1970, a retro boot logo would appear as an Easter egg. People did this and ended up ...
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iPhone 5 in tough situation(Please read and help)

I purchased an second hand iPhone 5 from a dealer several months ago , its iPhone 5 A149(Global) model 16GB. It's acting weird from the date of purchase , having several issues like 1. Time and Date ...
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AirDrop between WiFi networks

I have a Fritzbox acting as WiFi Access point and handing my home DSL connection, DHCP etc. I also have an Airport Extreme connected via network cable to the Fritzbox, only creating a Wireless ...
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What happened to the star ratings in the Music app in iOS 9.3?

So I just updated to iOS 9.3 and everything seems fine overall. But when I launch the Music app, I used to be able tap on the name of a track while it was playing to view/edit the star rating. But now ...
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What does “slide to upgrade” do?

On iOS 9, after restoring from a backup, a screen comes up that says "slide to upgrade." This doesn't update your iOS firmware, right? I imagine it just prepares your backup for iOS 9. Is this ...
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Where to view app memory usage in iPod Touch?

On my iPod Touch I cannot find where to view app static memory usage (not RAM). Googled articles point to Settings -> General -> Usage. But Usage is not an option within the General section - ...
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ipad 2 not opening

Yesterday I did an update on IOS that was available in my iPad 2 (I think it was 9.3.2). After that it's asking me to configure and take some steps to reopen but after trying a while it says that the ...
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restoring ipod touch forces update

I have been trying to restore my 5th Generation Ipod touch from a backup which is stored on my computer. The restore process works fine, however after its' completion there is a white screen lock with ...
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Apple asks me to confirm my payment method even when I'm downloading free apps [duplicate]

So I've been having a problem for a long time now, actually since I updated my iPhone to iOS 9.2.1. It's been asking me to confirm my payment method and it was always on "none" because I don't ...
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How can I analyse Others data in my iPhone?

My iPhone 5s currently running on iOS 9.2 has been misbehaving for a couple of months now. No matter, how much free space I give it, it slows eat it away, reducing MB by MB till I have 0 bytes free ...
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Contact names are gone, but still shown in Messages

My iPhone 6's contact names are gone, but the numbers are still there. However when I go to messaging and add a new message and type for a contact by name, all the contacts show up with both the name ...
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From a technical standpoint, why can't Night Shift be supported on 32 bit hardware?

As referenced in this comment, Apple doesn't remove features without a significant reason, but other 3rd party apps like f.lux and GammaTool can do colour changes on 32-bit devices just fine. What are ...
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Are there any new hidden features in the latest iOS update 9.3?

I just updated my iPhone 5S to the latest version of iOS (9.3). On the official Apple website, they list some of the most important new features of this release. My question is: are there any other ...
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Creating Project Templates in XCode?

I might be using the wrong words when searching but can't seem to find anything on this. I want to be able to create a project template, i.e a starting point for some new projects. One Example would ...
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Missing Night Shift after upgrading to 9.3

I don't see Night Shift after upgrading to IOS 9.3. I was using beta 9.3, but deleted the profile after I didn't see Night Shift in Display & Brightness after upgrading Is there something I am ...
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Why is WhatsApp and Messenger no longer working on iPhone 5

My sister has an iPhone 5 (iOS 8.1.3). Since some days, it seems to be impossible to open both WhatsApp and (Facebook) Messenger. For both of them, the following applies. On the home view with all ...
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Stop “iPhone is not Activated” message from appearing

I bought a used iPhone 5s not to use as a phone, but to use like an iPod touch. I bought a cheap, dummy SIM card to get it activated. All is well, but I keep getting theiPhone is Not Activated. ...
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Can I schedule my iCloud backup on my iPhone5S

Is there any way to tell my phone when to backup the phone data to iCloud. Like backup only on weekend or everyday after 8PM.
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iPad 2 crashes at usage

I'm using an iPad 2 with 32 GB and SIM-Card-Slot. The sim-card-slot is not in use, so it's empty. Installed is the latest iOS version (no updates available). I don't use any jailbreak (and didn't used ...
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How do I fix MovieBox from crashing as soon as it opens in iOS?

I have MovieBox installed and it will work for a few days but after a while, whenever I try to open it, it will immediately crash. I searched on the internet and tried the following: Turn on ...
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How to verify which wireless access point my iOS device is using?

In my house I have multiple wireless access points, all of which use the same SSID. I'd like to know which wireless AP my iPhone is currently connected to. On my MacBook I use the WiFi Explorer app ...
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How does an iDevice (iPad or iPhone) receive “push” notifications?

An iDevice (iPad or iPhone) receives notifications. Even when the device is sleeping. Apple calls these “push notifications”. How does the device on iOS receive these notifications? Are there ...
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How do I block a website on my iPhone 5?

Like how you put 127.0.0.1 example.com in the hosts file on a real computer.
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How to add new dictionaries to the integrated define menu in iOS 8

I would like to add Greek to the iOS dictionary functionality for use in iBooks, but Greek is not in the list of dictionaries to add. Is there somewhere to download this language and get it integrated ...
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Safari on iOS 9.2.1 / 9.3 won't open links

Update 2: Fixed in iOS 9.3.1 Update: Apple has confirmed the bug and is working on a fix for a 9.3.1 release. My Safari on iOS 9.2.1 (update: and now 9.3) won’t open most links anymore, i.e. tapping ...
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Broken icon in iOS

I have installed the Outlook app in my iPad mini and after some update the icon doesn't display correctly. Right now it looks like this: Is there any way of solving this without waiting for another ...
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Why does my iOS music app randomly alphabetize my Up Next list?

Every so often, I'm listening to music in the standard iOS Music app only to realize that my Up Next list, which I never control, has shuffled my entire library, listen songs alphabetically. I do not ...
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Prevent iOS from closing background app [duplicate]

I use an app called "GPS Tracks" to track my movements throughout the day with my iPhone 6 on iOS 9.2.1. The app often shuts down while it is actively recording in the background, which the developer ...
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How to save photos from iCloud to external hardrive

My iCloud is full and i would like to move the photos from my icloud on my macbook to my external hardrive. I do not have a desktop or WINDOWS