iPhone is Apple's smartphone line. This tag can include questions about hardware, software and accessories.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
10 views

MapMyRide contains erroneous points on occasion

Usually my iPhone 4s and MapMyRide work well together, but occasionally I get weird records where the location recorded 'jumps' from where I really was to another location maybe 5-10 kilometers away - ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

How to change restrictions password on iphone 5? [duplicate]

I had been trying to change the restrictions password but it will not let me i tried putting the current PIN number and it simply doesn't let me .. Can someone help me ??
0
votes
0answers
9 views

iCloud music library won't load on new phone

I got a new phone today, have enabled Apple Music and iCloud library, but every time it goes to "load library" it just stops and goes to a screen that says I have no music. This happens whether I ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

right side of iphone 5c touchscreen not working after dropped phone [on hold]

Right side of iphone 5c touchscreen not working after dropped phone. I replaced screen and still does same thing. After I replaced the screen, I was able to unlock screen for a few minutes, but not ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Deleted Whatsapp call log [on hold]

Is there any way I can see deleted call items from my What's app call log? I can see the answers been give for how to source deleted chats etc. but seems call log is something not identifiable. if ...
0
votes
2answers
60 views

Does the grayscale feature of iOS 8 extend the battery life?

In the way to reduce the power usage of my iPhone 5 (iOS 8), I'm simulating the power saving mode of Samsung Galaxy Note 4 by turning on the "Greyscale mode" but does it really reduce the power usage ...
0
votes
0answers
10 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
0answers
7 views

Excluding a Phone Number field in Contacts for Incoming Call Name Matching

I work for a health organisation where the doctors all carry IPhones. The Global Address List from our Active Directory/Exchange 2007 is synchronised to the phones. Each doctors entry contains ...
0
votes
1answer
24 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 ...
3
votes
3answers
27 views

Only half of my contacts from iPhone 4 sync to iCloud

I have an iPhone 4 with iOS 7.1.2 (latest available for my phone apparently). I have about 500 contacts on my iPhone, however only 203 of them appear on iCloud.com. I cannot get the rest to sync with ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

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

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
1answer
26 views

iPhone security question

I think I made a rather stupid mistake My iPhone battery was getting old, so I went to a local repair shop to get it replaced. It's not an Apple Store, just a couple of guys who fix PCs and do odd ...
0
votes
2answers
13 views

I think my iphone 5's battery have some problem.

One day i charged my iphone till 90%to92% then in didn't use my phone and went to sleep after 10 hours I checked my phone and the battery is showing only 20% charge is left. In the meantime i didn't ...
0
votes
0answers
13 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
22 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 ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Country unlocking KDDI iPhone 6 and 5 [duplicate]

I have 2 iPhones with me, one for me and one for my partner, and we have bought both of them in Japan (Lock to AU KDDI Japan). We've recently moved to Australia and we want to continue using the ...
1
vote
1answer
48 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
13 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
0answers
11 views

Gmail - labels / folders [on hold]

I use an iPad and have GMail. Although I have created labels that suit my own purposes, the default list of GMail labels included Inbox All Mail Important amongst others. I cannot for the life ...
1
vote
1answer
53 views

Safari cannot open page because iPhone is not connected to Internet

I recently started getting this message "Safari cannot open page because iPhone is not connected to Internet" whenever I leave a Wi-Fi zone. How do I fix this?
0
votes
2answers
27 views

iPhone 5 will not ring, it only vibrates

I have my iPhone 5 set on "Vibrate on Ring" and the volume is not on mute, but when someone calls, it only vibrates. I've included it in Notifications Center, but that doesn't seem to do anything. Do ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Apple headset not working in PC with Windows 10

When I plug my Apple headset into my computer, it makes some very weird sounds. I've tried with two different headsets; both iPhone 4 headset and iPhone 5 headset. It only makes the sounds when I'm ...
0
votes
1answer
12 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 ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Setting images in contact Scenario [on hold]

I am trying to set contact images from code.After move and scale I am assuming the original image is set as the contact picture..because when call comes from that contact..the original picture is seen ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

iphone 6 iOS 8 : Is my multitasking broken or am I doing something wrong?

I just purchased an iPhone 6, with iOS 8. I am trying to get several things to work. This is my first iPhone, I am not familiar with how to use it. The user manual says multitasking is achieved by ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Why is my Apple Watch Siri voice-to-text fast, but taking subsequent action is slow?

When I speak on my Apple watch - the text to speech is quite fast. (To me this seems like the harder Computer Science problem, and my understanding is that it is going over the wire - back to Apple - ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

How do you get music that you have already purchased into the new apple music?

How do you get music that you have already purchased into the new apple music they just updated? In the old one you had an option in settings to show all music but now that option is gone and i can't ...
0
votes
2answers
36 views

How to restore file from iCloud Backup

I lost an important sqlite file during the upgrade to iOS 9 beta. Luckily the file is backed up on iCloud. When restoring from the iCloud backup, iOS downloads the data file along with the app, but ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

iCloud problems with iPhone

I recently set up my iCloud account to sync my photos to my computer. I followed the online instructions and went into my phone settings to enable iCloud Photo Stream, where it says it will ...
-1
votes
1answer
38 views

Crashes of built-in apps in iOS 9

I've been having some problems on my iPhone 5 with the latest iOS 9 beta version: Music app and App Store app crashes —the latter while attempting to open any app page— and iTunes refuses to sync ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Screen Not Working and Lock Button Stuck

The screen has broken on my iPhone 4S and the On/Off button does not work. I had an idea that it might fix if I restart it (tell me if I'm wrong) but I can't. Is there a way that I can restart or even ...
-4
votes
0answers
21 views

I've got 3.0 GB on my iPad and 186 MB

Is there any chance of any storage of my iPad to go onto my phone? I've tried everything and I would like the more storage to be on my phone rather than my iPad? Can any one help me? It's driving me ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

New iPhone: Apple Music playlists gone

Since I got a new phone my apple playlists are around any more. How can I get them back? They still on my Mac but not iPhone
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Twitter App Direct Message recent recipient list?

When I select the direct message function (upper right-hand corner) as though I want to compose a DM to user, a list appears. This example is on an iPhone 6 which belongs to my wife. Does this list ...
1
vote
0answers
45 views

iMessage not Sending, New Text Icon not Disappearing, Conversations Deleted

I'm having some really strange issues all of a sudden on my iPhone6 after updating to iOS 8.4.1. It seems to only occur with one contact, who has an iPhone5 also with iOS 8.4.1. Some problems are: ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Removing Apple ID from my phone

I've just upgraded my phone and am giving my son my old one how do I remove my Apple ID from the old phone and will it affect my new phone
1
vote
1answer
26 views

Occasional screen shadows iPhone 5S

I have a 2013 16Gb iPhone 5S, It worked properly until an annoying screen/touchscreen issue appeared yesterday . Here is the issue : The screen suddenly gets slightly darker and some shadows appear ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

Prevent iPhone from adding contacts by default to the exchange server

I have my work exchange account added to my iphone. The problem is when I add a contact in my iPhone, the contact is automatically stored in the exchange account group. This I do not want. Is there ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

iPhone 5 stuck at resetting screen

I jailbroke my iPhone 5 a while ago and everything was going fine a couple weeks ago. I couldnt update or download apps from the appstore and couldn't delete or install tweaks from cydia. So i decided ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Can the signal level at which Wi-Fi disconnects be changed?

On my iPhone 5s, I am often at a location at the edge of the limits of my Wi-Fi signal, where my 4G signal will actually be stronger than the Wi-Fi signal. However, my iPhone will remain connected ...
1
vote
1answer
18 views

iOS app to map Wi-Fi signals?

I'm looking for an app like OpenSignal but for mapping Wi-Fi signals around my apartment. I have also tried using NetSpot on my Mac but I would really like a mobile app to take advantage of GPS ...
0
votes
2answers
29 views

What constitutes Date Usage on an iPhone 5? [duplicate]

I have an iPhone 5 and I just received notice that my data usage for free is almost up. I presently have 1GB. I am total unaware of what data usage is and should I change to a plan with 2GB. Do I ...
1
vote
1answer
29 views

Is it possible to find out an app download / installation date on iOS?

Is there a way to find out the exact date of installation of an application that was added to my phone?
-1
votes
0answers
11 views

problem with iPhone [closed]

So I had my iPhone reset earlier I didn't touch it I went to go on it and now I can't send a message from my phone number and I need it to send from my phone number I don't have a clue as in what to ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Does an iPhone 3GS running iOS 6.1.6 require SIM card setup after iTunes restore?

A few days ago, I bought a used iPhone 3GS. I need to restore it, because I bought it broken and when I disassembled it and cleaned it up, some how it worked again, so the seller didn't have the ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

How do I reset my iCloud credentials after entering an incorrect email address?

While setting my new iPhone up I put in the incorrect e-mail by missing one letter. Now I can't get in to do anything! It won't let me reset as the email is wrong and it doesn't recognize my password. ...
-1
votes
0answers
6 views

iphone 5s tweak doesn't work but shows on springboard [closed]

i have jailbroken my iphone many times and i have tried alot of things but that doesn't solved my problem .. i have jailbroken my iphone 5s using taig 2.4.3 .. i open cydia when i download any theme ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Are Apple Watch step counts saved to Health.app on iPhone

I'm thinking about purchasing an Apple Watch. I'm interested in the activity measurements. Currently, I'm using my iPhone to count steps etc. When I connect an Apple Watch to my iPhone and the Apple ...
-1
votes
0answers
40 views

How do I install an enterprise iPhone/iPad app over the air when using certificate pinning?

I'm using certificate pinning in an enterprise application. Certificate pinning is basically the process of creating your own self-signed root CA, distributing that root CA certificate with your ...
2
votes
1answer
28 views

Is it possible to restore contacts from a few days back

I honestly don't know what happened, but it appears that I lost a number of key contacts out of my address book. I didn't delete them manually, but regardless of what the cause was - they are gone. ...