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What are the implications of “Select Your Country or Region”?

I'm opening an iPhone after it has been reset to factory settings, and I'm asked to choose a language, and then to choose a country or region. What are the implication of choosing a particular ...
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Why is my Health App step count different to my Activity App step count?

Here you can see my Health App showing steps at 10:28pm: You can see 19,062 steps. Here you can see my Activity App showing steps at 10:28pm: You can see 18,967 steps. Now these seem to be out ...
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How do you clean a Lightning port?

I've got an iPhone 6+ that's started to develop difficulties charging, meaning that the cable has to be seated just right or else it won't charge or connect to the computer. A quick look with a ...
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Sync calendars between OS 10.8.5 and iPhone 9.2.1

Can I sync my computer calendar (10.8.5) to iPhone (9.2.1) without upgrading my computer OS? The cloud no longer works now that I upgraded my phone and I don't want to upgrade my computer right now.
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How can I back up my iPhone without Wi-Fi?

I assume there is something wrong with the battery in my iPhone 4, because it will not stay on unless it's plugged into the charger. I have about 1,000 pictures on my phone, and when my phone is ...
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iCloud contacts not synching

I have a Mac, iPhone5S and iPad all running the latest OS. A couple of days ago I updated a friends mobile number on my Mac and wanted to call her from my iPhone. I discovered this still had her old ...
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Is it possible to get contacts from stolen iPhone 3GS?

I had an iPhone 3GS that was stolen (I don't remember the iOS version). Is there a way I can get my contacts that were on the phone?
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Selectively send diagnostics crash log to Apple from iOS device

Is there a way to send only one log? Ever since iOS 8, Safari is unusable. It keeps crashing.
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Different Apple ID contacts appear on my device

I got a new iPhone for Christmas and made my own Apple ID/iCloud so I could use it between my devices (I also have a Mac & an iPad) without sharing with my family. Today I realized that many of my ...
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iOS - How to set iOS to ask for the passcode only on boot?

I need to make an iPhone 4 (iOS 7.1.2) ask for the password only after boot, so I can use it and close the screen when it's already on without the need of writing my passcode.
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Why do some iPhones have a low battery sound?

You guys have never heard of this before. Most of you at least. I own 2 iPhones bought in a legitimate Chinese Apple store. Whenever I use it, they would make a tri-tone dying robot low battery sound ...
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Removing lagging latency during continuous period of drawing in swift 2 [on hold]

In this code i am facing the lagging problem with drawing. i want to draw circle but i get polygon shape. i have divided my code in three files. My first file for draw circle. class DrawView: ...
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iOS Keyboard & Arrow Keys

Running the iOS 9.2.1 on an iPhone 6S and an iPad 4 Mini, I notice that the iPhone keyboard in landscape mode now includes left & right arrow keys (how long, I wonder?). This does not appear to be ...
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iPhone 5s iOS 7.1.2 jailbroken need help restoring iphone with backup, stuck in bootloop

So I've definitely made mistakes in trying to restore my phone and in the process made the problem worse and its a bit complicated on top of that so hopefully its not too late for me. I used app ...
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Is it possible to have only one notification for a text message until the message is read?

I've been looking for a while but I cannot find out if I can limit it so that I only receive the first notification and no others until I've read the message. There is a notification setting that ...
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Iphone keyboard emulator moves entire screen

I am making a website: https://synodins.com/maps/?&lang=1 When I run it on the Iphone, it works fine except that when i click 'offer ride', and then draw a line and when the ride info appears, ...
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Whatsapp Restoring Backup not working :/

Im having some real problems with WhatsApp. I have restored my iPhone from an iCloud backup and now wanted to get my WhatsApp history back, so I choose to restore from iCloud within WhatsApp, it ...
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How do I transfer a single app with data from my iMac's iTunes to my iPhone?

I recently downloaded on my 16Gb iPhone 4GS (over wifi) an app that was over 500Mb (game called "Horizon Chase"). I had to delete it because I was running out of space. When I wanted to put it back ...
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Why can't I see all the music I had purchased? [on hold]

Why can't I see all the music I had purchased? After the last update, it disappeared and is only in iTunes. Very, very annoying because I don't want to pay for music that I have already paid. Is ...
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What is the “half black screen” in iOS? [duplicate]

Sometime my iPhone shows half of a black screen, which comes from the top and happens after touching the home button. Does anyone has an idea what this is and how to reproduce it ?
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How can I create a Live Photo on my Mac and put it on my iPhone via iCloud Library?

I suppose this is a two-part question, really. How do I create a Live Photo on my Mac, given I already have jpg and mov files (both in 9:16 aspect ratio)? How can I transfer that Live Photo to my ...
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When did I reset the data counter on my iPhone?

Is it possible to see some detailed statistics about data usage on an iPhone (iOS 8)? In the System Preferences I can only see that I have consumed 8 GB data and 23 h of calling, but I can't see when ...
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Frequently VS Recently Used Emoji's?

My iPhone used to show me my frequently used Emojis, which was super helpful. I guess after one of the updates though, my phone started showing me my recently used Emojis instead. It can be helpful ...
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i need to view the contents of an iOS profile on my mac [closed]

I downloaded a VpnOneClick on my iPhone and then on my mac because they claim once you buy it on iPhone you can use that subscription on mac. I tried this and it does not allow you to. after some ...
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Can someone remove my account from my stolen iPhone 6 even if it's in locked mode?

I lost my iPhone 6 a while ago and it's already put in locked mode (lost mode). To my knowledge for as long as I don't remove my account, it will remain in the lost mode. But recently when I went to ...
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I brought a second hand I phone 5s tha is registered for beta updates

Is it possible to go to normal updates or do I need to keep using the updates also how do I update when it wasn't done on my Apple ID
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IPhone 6s Plus why an external camera like FLiR no longer charges the phone after interaction dialog?

I got an external camera attachment for iPhone and it has an external power input. My understanding is that the camera is a part of an MFi (made for iPhone) - a certified accessory. According to the ...
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Login section of iCloud and Apple ID seems not to function [closed]

My iPhone 6s App Store requests for a Google account, the login section of both the iCloud and Apple ID seems not to function.
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Really strange issue with iOS intermittently not connecting to IMAP server on home WiFi

For the past week I have been intermittently receiving the following error message when trying to refresh the emails in my IMAP inbox on my iPhone 6 with iOS 9.2.1: "The mail server mail.server.com is ...
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Why does my last iPhone have a different call log history setting then my current one?

My last iPhone had call history from last week , and my iPhone now has a history to last month ? How is my last iPhone any different then this one ? Both iPhone 5
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Transform old iphone entry into new one for docking station

I have a docking station that works that plays music by connecting an (old) iPhone 3. Since I don't want do throw away a working music station, I was wondering if there exist a cable that would allow ...
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Home wifi wastage for nothing

My internet broadband package at home is limited to a volume of 40GB. Ever since I bought my iphone 6s, 40GB finishes within half the month. I have disable all auto downloads, auto update, iCloud ...
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Understanding the lost mode “Find my iPhone” [closed]

So today my iPhone 6 got stolen, it has been off-line since then (10 hours ago), I have turned lost mode in "Find my iPhone". I had a password (not the 4 digit BS) on the iPhone before... What are ...
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iPhone 6s question in reference to my iPad

If I sync my messages to my iPad will I get an alert on my iPhone? And if I delete messeges on my iPad will it delete the same messages on my iPhone?
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Yahoo not working in iPhone [closed]

I can get Yahoo mail but not on on my iPhone. Have deleted account but phone now says password is wrong. Which it isn't. SMAP server not responding now also. Is this a problem with my phone, my ...
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iOS apps that offer push notification interface (APN) via API

I'm looking for a standalone iOS app, that can display APN's on my iPhone screen, by sending a request to their API. Some of these seem to have existed in the past: Notifo, Howl and Prowl. None of ...
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Recovering iPhone camera roll from iMac

Today I upgraded from an iPhone 5s to an iPhone 6s via the Verizon store. The clerk told me everything would be transferred between phones automatically. After getting home I discovered my photos on ...
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I have the music logo stuck when I click music,

I have turned it on and off, hit the music app and it's still frozen. What other options do I have to fix this issue?
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iPhone not detected on iTunes (mac)

I have an iPhone 4 and iTunes doesn't detect it (os x yosemite) I've tested it in other PCs but not detected. thanks in advence
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Portrait and Landscape? [closed]

I am using Xcode 6.1 and I am facing this problem. I started by changing it's size (Width x Height) (600x1200). I put a ScollView and pinned it (clicking on four sides) and a View and pinned it ...
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How to type foreign currency symbols on iOS?

Is there a way to type special unicode characters, or more specifically foreign currency sumbols, on an iPhone or iPad? I mean symbols like ¥ (Yen), ฿ (Bitcoin or Thai Baht), ₩ (Korean Won) etc. I'm ...
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Apple ID and password [duplicate]

My relative lost his iPhone 5 around three years back and it has been locked by him in iCloud. Now we got it back somehow. Now I am the fourth owner. My relative is no more now. Therefore the Apple ...
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Does Apple have to provide authorisation for the iPhone NFC to be used as a transport Smart Card?

My understanding is that it is possible to use the iPhone for payments on 'the underground' in London as a replacement for the Oyster card. Also that the NFC chip is used in this. The potential ...
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How to I re-download songs I've purchased but accidentally deleted?

I purchased an album on iTunes back in 2013. When Apple Music came out, I added the deluxe version of the album on my phone to have the extra songs, but then some songs were duplicated and would play ...
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iOS 9.0.2 Safari - Cannot open the page. Protocol error

I'm having an issue where users accessing my website using an iPhone with iOS 9.0.2 and Safari are experiencing an error on one particular page when submitting a form: "Safari cannot open page. The ...
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How do iPhones acquire date and time?

Do iPhones and iPads with cellular network support NITZ or do they only rely on NTP?
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Custom label is now missing

The 'Custom Label' in Contacts is now gone missing on my iPhone 5c, how do I restore this label to my contacts?
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Power off iPhone with broken power button [duplicate]

How do I turn off my iPhone 3G with a broken power button? I have tried holding the power button for 60 seconds and longer to no avail! My phone needs to be charged 24/7 because it will not turn ...
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Video calls are not connecting iPhone 5s

My iPhone 5s is not connecting IMO, Skype, and another video call apps. Please advise me how to connect to them and use.
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Note icon produces nice picture, but no music access. Have to go through iTunes to play songs

When I press the note icon on the bottom of my iphone 5S, I get a nice picture of a girl leaning against a wall. I can't make this go away. Sometimes I see a flicker of the usual GUI but it goes ...