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Songs purchased on iPhone won't sync back to the iPhone from iTunes

I've run into this problem a couple of times: I purchase a song on the iPhone via the iTunes Store app. I re-download the song on iTunes on my Mac. I add the song to an existing playlist in iTunes. ...
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Find my Friends displaying email addresses, not contact portraits or names

In the Find my Friends app, some of the entries in there no longer show the portrait from that person's entry in Contacts. The email address is displayed instead. I would like to have the portrait ...
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Is there a simple way to clear “documents & data” + “other” from iPhone while running iOS 10 beta?

I am running the iOS 10 beta and there is roughly 6GB on my iPhone 6s that is currently documents & data and other. I want to get rid of it the simplest way possible. Under non-beta I could do a ...
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How to backup files from black screened iPhone

I dropped my iPhone 6 today; even though there is no noticeable harm on the outside, my phone screen is completely broken. Actually, the phone does not even vibrate when I turn it on. The only reason ...
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Various iOS apps log out randomly, lose all data & settings

I've been experiencing an issue that has causing me a lot of problems, as various apps including Whatsapp, Telegram, Linkedin, Authy, Lastpass, and more will randomly log out, and reset back to their ...
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Record video while playing music

I connect my iPhone to the AUX cable in my car and play music. This one time I wanted to video record, but when I switch to the video camera, it turns my music off. Is there anyway to record video on ...
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iOS in-app purchase: Keeping consumable counter in keychain, do I need to document export compliance

The answer to iPhone - in-App purchase consumable correct approach on stackoverflow is very appealing for keeping track of consumables in the keychain. However, using the keychain for this purpose (...
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Which iOS presentation/slideshow app can be controlled by a Trust Wireless bluetooth remote

I want to use my iPhone (4S) with the VGA adapter to display presentations on a beamer (projector) and control the advancement with a Trust Wireless Remote Control for iPad. The remote works well ...
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Onetab or similar for Chrome or Safari on IOS / iphone [on hold]

Can anyone point me in the right direction to find a tab manager in the iOS app store, similar in functionality to Onetab, for Safari, on iPhone? Thanks in advance
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Can anyone tell what does the number 33 mean in my lock screen of iOS 10?

Recently, I tried iOS 10 public beta in my iPhone 6, but I am confused by the lock screen, see the picture, my question is what the number 33 means in my lock screen?
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Resetting jailbroken device in settings caused boot loop

I recently jailbroke my phone and for some reason my phone wasn't syncing my music from my iTunes library. I restarted my phone and lost my jailbreak tweaks. As my phone restarted the Cydia icon was ...
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iPhone 6 restored from encrypted iPhone 5S backup doesn't retain passwords

I have a new iPhone 6. It is replacing an iPhone 5S. I plug this into my iMac every day via an original Apple Lightning cable, and iTunes automatically creates encrypted backups. I have successfully ...
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How to save a shared video to my Camera Roll on iOS?

I have the app Photos on my iPad mini, on iOS 7. I am viewing a stream shared by a friend. When I am on a photo, I can save it to my Camera Roll. But, when I am on a video, I cannot save it to my ...
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iOS in-app purchase: If a user cannot make payment, can she still restore transactions?

I'm just adding in-app purchase to my app, and I'm trying to figure out the various flows, constraints, and so on. One thing that I can't figure out by reading doc, SO questions and answers, etc, is ...
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iPhone 4s won't turn on, won't update, won't restore, stuck on recovery mode!

I was recently told to update a iPhone-4s from abroad (UK to Nepal). While downloading from OTA I noticed there was ios 8 already downloaded. However it didn't let me update it showing unknown error ...
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device enrolling via profile manager - vpp not enrolled

I am novice to Mac/Profile Manager and using apple mini, profile manager, OS X El Capitan. We have ipad users spread at various geographical location some are as far as 450km away. I enrolled a new ...
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How to prevent iOS from dimming or changing the screen brightness

I have the "Display & Brightness" feature of iOS disabled, and yet the device still dims to a brightness level that is unreadable after about 10secs of inactivity.. How do I turn this off?
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iMessage Vulnerability With iOS 10 Public Beta 1

According to this CNET article, by sending a certain file in an iMessage an attacker could gain access to stuff like passwords on the victim's iPhone. The good news is that Apple is on top of things ...
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Downgrading iOS on iPhone helps Wi-Fi and GPS signal?

I have an iPhone 6 with the iOS 9.3.2, actually I didn't update my iPhone from an older iOS version. Anyway, I realized that I can't connect to any Wi-Fi network unless I am very close to the router. ...
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How can I set a Find My Friends notification that only triggers after midday?

I have set a Find My Friends notification to alert my wife when I arrive at the last train station on my journey home from work so she knows I'll be home soon, but of course the notification triggers ...
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CVE-2016-4631 and Older Devices

tldr; How far back does the TIFF exploit affect iOS and OS X legacy versions? I've found conflicting information regarding how far back the recently reported image exploit can affect both iOS and OS ...
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iPhone - In SMS typing box, shows Text Message then flashes to iMessage.

I noticed that whenever a friend turns off their iPhone, and I try to text them, the typing box shows TEXT MESSAGE. Sometimes it stays as TEXT MESSAGE, sometimes when the SMS is opened to send a ...
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How can I turn off VPN?

I'm working on a friend's iPhone and every time I turn VPN off, it turns right back on. Have you ever seen this before? Any suggestions for what I could do to keep it turned off?
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iOS: development provisioning renewal - have .ipa but Xcode project lost

I had a couple of hard drives stolen recently and lost the Xcode project files for apps on my phone - the provisioning runs out shortly and I want to be able to continuing showing the apps as part of ...
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How do I stop apps from losing their context when I switch to other apps?

I have a couple of apps that I use and when I leave them they always lose context. Eg. I use CityMapper and it AWLAYS refreshes when I go back to the app. I want my apps to behave like they used ...
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Is it possible to update from 6.0.1 to 6.1.3 instead of 7.0.4?

I have iOS 6.0.1 on iPhone 4s. I would like to upgrade to iOS 6.1.3 (afaik latest 6.x for iPhone 4s?) and not to 7.x as software updater suggests. Is there any way to do so?
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Reorder items in Reminders app

Can't find a way to reorder tasks in Reminders. Am I missing something or it really is not possible? Update: Apple added this feature to iOS 6.
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How to insert [return] in a Calendar (on iPhone) event

I am usually inserting return character within event I enter in Calendar on OS X. Most notably to separate key informations, for example hour of a meeting start, and the title of the meeting (when ...
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Preventing 13-year-old from downloading apps previously downloaded

My 13-year-old had an Apple ID before family sharing was available. In the span of a few days he had downloaded a bunch of messaging apps on his iPhone that we, the parents, do not approve of. We ...
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What is the best way to limit the time of use of iPad 4?

I have iPad 4 with iOS 8.2. Also, I have a child. I want to set some time limit (per day) of use of iPad for my child. Also, I want to have some profiles or something like that. Other words, I want ...
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How does one stop the “Select A Wireless Network” prompt on iOS 10 Beta?

The "Select A Wireless Network" prompt keeps popping up every 5 seconds. I DO NOT have the "ask to join wireless networks" marked on and I am already joined to a network but this will not stop. Anyone ...
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Can I report stolen iPhone if I just logged out of iCloud on that phone?

I used to have a phone. It used to be password protected and locked. However, I wanted to jailbreak that iphone and the iphone is safely at my house anyway. One day a female friend saw that iPhone ...
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How do I activate an iPhone 3Gs without iTunes or WiFi?

Is it possible to activate and use my iPhone 3Gs (A1303) without using iTunes? I think it is important, not to connect it to a WiFi cause I don't want to update it in any way. When I connect to a ...
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How to change the way to switch between apps

When I double-click on the home button it shows all the opened apps. In the latest version of IOS, the apps are overlaid onto one another. Swiping left or right is so fast that it makes it hard to ...
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iPhone shows Connect to iTunes screen after turning off and back on

I have iPhone4 and I shut it down by using power off button. Now I can't open the device unless I connect it to iTunes. I don't have backup and I don't want to lose my data and restore to factory ...
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Stop iOS opening last session in browser

How can I stop the browser(s) in iOS 9 on my iPad from restoring the last session when I open them? When I'm browsing, I generally stay in Safari until I'm done. I then double press the home button, ...
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Where to find the setting to change side switch functionality in iOS 10 Beta?

Can't find the setting to change the side switch functionality from 'Ringer/Silent' to 'Mute/Orientation lock'. If this functionality has been removed, is there any way to use the side switch to mute ...
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How do I clear recent emoji in iOS 8.3?

Before 8.3, I was able to clear recently used emoji by clicking on Settings->Reset->Reset Keyboard Dictionary. Now, that does not work. My recent emoji screen is littered with accidentally typed ...
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iOS App stuck in 'Loading…'

I tried downloading Tumblr yesterday but it never completed. At the moment I have an App icon stuck at 'Loading...'. I have tried restarting the iPhone (holding down both home and side buttons at the ...
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Automatically forward incoming SMS messages to email

How can I set up my iPhone 6 to automatically forward incoming SMS messages to my email address (or addresses)? Is it possible to restrict this automatic forwarding to a particular set of senders, e....
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How to repeat SMS message alerts indefinitely until read?

I would like to enable repeated audible alerts of new SMS messages on an iPhone 6. Specifically, I want the alert to be repeated indefinitely until I read the message. This is because it is ...
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Apple Configurator 2 - How to edit a profile

I am using Apple Configurator 2 to program some iPads. I am able to create a profile but editing that profile once it is made has completely eluded me. Am I missing something here> How do I edit a ...
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iOS App rejected by apple for using Facebook and Twitter SDKs and not including account-based features. Any solution?

My app has a nice feature that allows the user to see your his name and picture in the sidebar by logging with Facebook or Twitter. The app also uploads the user's information to our servers (name, id,...
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iOS 9.3 iBooks for iPhone starts with a blank shelf screen

I noticed that since updating to iBooks using iCloud with iOS 9.3, I'm starting to see this "blank screen" page when staring iBooks. The books are still there, searchable by name or visible when ...
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Pages for iOS won't let me insert or replace pictures (images)

When i click on the "insert stuff" button, the window pops up with the tabs that let me pick pictures, shapes, tables, etc. If I select a table, shape, or anything but a picture, I can pick a ...
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how to export the SMS, picture, video from iOS device programmatically

I wanted to export the SMS, picture, video from non-jailbroken device using programmatically or using ideviceinstaller. someone kindly help on this to accomplish this task Thanks in advance
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On FaceBook Live the words are backwards

I am doing Facebook Live from my Facebook Page. When I look at my Ipad on the normal screen and turn on Facebook live it shows with my regular camera that faces me (not the front facing camera). ...
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How do I recover deleted browser history on iPhone?

I accidentely deleted the browser history in Safari on the iPhone, but would still need to re-access one link. How can I recover a deleted browser history?
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Push notification content in IOS 10

Does anyone know if the size of Push notifications will be expanded for IOS 10? From what I understand, they are currently at 235 characters. Will we be able to see a preview of certain imessage ...
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How can I download ipa file from ipad on El Capitan?

Unfortunately Stash got removed from the iOS App Store, but I need to transfer it from my iPad onto my new iPhone. How can I do that? If I'm right first I need to download it and install it with ...