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

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iPhone 5s silver iOS 7.1.2

I bought 5s silver since 2014.That's my Fav & it's very useful for me...but now I don't know exactly that my phone is power off when using it & for 1min,it's power on automatically.Then I saw ...
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Lost/blocked my credit card, can't buy any apps because of billing info

I lost (and locked) my credit card. Now whenever I want to buy an app from the iOS store, the transaction fails. What can I do to prevent this?
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Display phone numbers instead of contact name in recent calls

I restored my contacts from iCloud after restoring my iPhone 6 Plus and setting up as a new iPhone and then imported sim contacts. I am now having an issue when I get an incoming call; it shows the ...
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Funny icon stops image copy to windows computer

When I attempt to copy my photos using Windows explorer (file manager), it fails if there are any of the funny icons (see three in attached image). If the folder has none, it copies properly. If ...
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When i want to get a contact phone number why do some display all numbers and some do not? [on hold]

When I want to get a contact's number why do some of the contacts display the entire number and some do not? ie: (222)333-4...
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Character encoding in Safari Mobile

I've developped a website using JSF, which is accessed by Safari mobile running on Iphone 5C. Most of the Iphones behave correctly, send the text encoded as it should, but on one of them, text is ...
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Can't log in to my Clash of Clans account on the same phone I've always used

I had to restore my iPhone 3GS (IOS 6.1.6). So I go through the restore process, and when its all done I download Clash of Clans and log into Game Center. I get past the Supercell loading screen and ...
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iTunes backup disappears after software update iphone 6

My iPhone screen had stopped working and before going to get it traded in for a new one, the store told me to do a complete backup to my computer. After doing so and getting the new phone, I plug it ...
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How to restore iPhone backups without a SIM?

I have an iPhone 5 with a damaged SIM slot. How does one restore an iPhone using file backups made from iPhone 5 without having to insert a sim card or using Xcode? Using the MDBACKUP files or ...
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Sync photos from iPhone to iPhoto, Duplicates

When I plug my iPhone into my Macbook iPhoto pops up as expected. All of the photos from my iPhone show up in the import screen of iPhoto also as expected. However, each photo has a double, so instead ...
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Extract specific app data from an older iCloud Backup

My problem is this: About a year ago I installed an application that did a very simple task. Just counting days from a specific date. Long story short, after a bunch of iOS updates, this app started ...
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Can I efficiently use the iPhone with a prepaid Sim card?

I'm not sure this is the correct place where to ask this. If you can indicate me another Stack Exchange website I can use instead would be great. Anyway, I'm willing to move to a prepaid sim card for ...
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Photos on iPhone not showing up when I import to laptop

I have hundreds of photos (all of 2012, in fact) that show up in the Photos app on my iPhone 5S. But when I imported all photos to my laptop, it looks like if they don't exist. I have tried iCloud, ...
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iPhone 6 broadcasts two IP address's of which are identical, except for last set of numbers; possible clone of hacked iPhone?

When running ettercap on Kali Linux using my cellular connection from AT&T, i monitored the web traffic of my iPhone 6 of which I believe has been hacked by ex boyfriend. What was incredibly ...
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I've lost the ability to sideload apps onto iOS 6 - iPhone 4s from iTunes 12

Issue & Question: I've lost the ability to add apps to an iPhone 4S through iTunes ever since the last update; does anyone know if there is a block on loading apps onto iPhone 4S now? Also, what ...
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iPhone 6 - Exchange calendar not showing up in list of calendars

I have a client that has upgraded from iPhone 5 to the iPhone 6. On the iPhone 5, exchange calendar worked just fine. We use the same setting for Exchange and it appears to connect. Unfortunately, ...
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Adding a Google account for calendar purposes on iOS 8.3

I'm trying to add a Google account for use with the native calendar app on a new iPhone with iOS 8.3. This Google account does not have Gmail set up for it, but I am using it for Google calendar. ...
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GPS Location and Date Stamps on iPhone Photos

Over a year ago, I took photos on my iPhone and sent them to someone via Verizon Wireless. The GPS location and date are stamped on the photos. The person receiving the photos (who is on my Verizon ...
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Preventing an iPhone to send automatically as SMS only when it's to a foreign number

I have a friend who is currently in China. We talk a lot using iMessage. The problem is that sometimes the iMessage isn't delivered and my iPhone sends it automatically as an sms (= fee !!). I ...
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Air dropped .avi to iphone lost

I just air dropped .avi to my iPhone which had no compatible app to open it, now my iPhone did receive the file but since there was no app to play it nothing happened after receiving it. Where did ...
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How to easily set artwork for movies on iphone

I have imported a bunch of mp4's for my daughter on my iphone (my little pony episodes). They don't show any artwork on the iPhone. The mp4's do show artwork on Windows. Is there an easy way to use ...
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Erase old iPhone - forgotten restrictions passcode and no WiFi

I have an old iPhone 4 that has been sitting unused since I got my new phone - it has now sold and I have to clean it out so it's ready for the next person. Here's the problem: The wifi doesn't ...
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Email Read Status Discrepancy Between Mac/iPad and iPhone

I recently reset all settings on both my iPhone (5) and iPad (Air) and set them up as new devices, no settings carried across, nothing. I set up my mail accounts on both in exactly the same fashion as ...
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How to stop my i divide notes from going to my gmail without losing them? [on hold]

How to stop my iPhone/iPad notes from going to my gmail without losing all my existing notes!? I have seen few others asking the same question but not one answer was helpful or adequate and to the ...
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With New Photos app on Mac, how do I manage photos on my iPhone?

I have 2 iMacs at office and at home; an iPhone, and an iPad. I recently installed the new Photos app on both iMacs. In both cases, I'm using iCloud Photo Library. So - any new photos I take on my ...
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How to unlock a sim lock iphone [on hold]

I just bought an iphone from this guy but it turns out the phone is sim locked. I have sent it to my cousin in ghana but she doesnt know how to unlock it. Please how do we go about it?
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Podcast App not downloading episodes to IPhone

for about the last week my podcast app on my iPhone 6+ has been preparing to download episodes but not downloading. Ian on iOS 8.3 This is serious I need to listen to Hansel minutes and history of ...
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iphone Audio Book Reader

I am using my iPhone to listen to audio books. When the iPhone stays on, I can stop listenting and when I restart it remembers which file I was last listening to, and where in that file I was. ...
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My iPad camera roll says it is using 7.5 gb after all pics have been deleted for weeks

Please help me. I have deleted apps and photos to get memory on my iPad, and it still says I have 0gb left. It has been a couple of weeks. All photos have been deleted from the 'recently deleted' ...
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Is nomao app real or fake? [on hold]

I mean the app is real.Is its functionality real?What I've heard is that you can take nude videos[nude videos in the sense like X-ray camera kinda thing] live via that app.I know that it not possible ...
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iOS Bluetooth making random static noise

I'm using an iPad Mini first gen with a new recently bought bluetooth earpiece (Jabra Wave) to connect to my iPad for use with a VoIP App. When no calls/audio are on the device I can hear a random ...
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iPhone with Outlook 2013

I recently installed Outlook 2013 on my iPhone 5C. But I cannot find any option how to add a new contact to my list. Secondly, how can I sync my iCloud contacts with my Outlook 2013 installed on ...
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How do disable control by iPhone headphones?

I have bought 2 iPhone headphones from Amazon, good quality earphones with 5-star reviews, but unfortunately there seem an issue where it randomly initiates commands. Music forwards, music rewards, ...
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Re-sync messages between iPhone and computer after period of not syncing them?

I have recently re-setup the message app on my iPhone to sync with the messages app on my MacBook. New messages are now appearing in both places, however messages that had occurred before syncing ...
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Completely Destroyed iPhone 6

Just today, my iPhone 6 was left on the top of my friends car and I forgot to take it down. So when we drove, it flew off the top and got destroyed by another car. When I went to go pick it up, the ...
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Would Apple reject an app mentioning the 30 / 70 income split?

The idea is that if you want to keep the same income from selling both on the App Store and on your website, you would have to increase the App Store price, because the App Store takes a 30% cut of ...
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Does App Store Review Board allow marking an app free and charging prices some days later?

Because of marketing considerations, I think it would be best if I mark my app as free for the first, say, few weeks, and charging a price for it after that period has gone up. I think I've seen this ...
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Is there a way to completely remove all data access, including WiFi, on iPhone 4?

We want to give our teen a phone for talk and text only. She has to earn trust again before having access to anything online. We are upgrading and would like to hand down one of our old phones. Our ...
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Can I download apps without having an apple id? [duplicate]

Is it possible to download apps on iPhone 4 without creating an Apple ID ?
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Any online magazine reader, similar to flipboard, with an in-app dictionary?

I value the convenience and conciseness of flipboard. However, as a foreign user, it is a pity that flipboard lacks an in-app dictionary. Is there any other online reader with a built-infunction of ...
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Voice feedback and ear pain from talking on iPhone 6

I made my first call on my new iphone 6 without a headset. It lasted about 30 minutes. The person I was speaking to didn't seem particularly loud, but when I talked it felt like my own voice was ...
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Trouble with IMovie?

My friend can get iMovie for free on his iPhone, but I can't. I still have to pay $4.99 for the app. I've asked 3 other friends about the app and all of them get it free. Why can't I get this app?
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iphone 6: Making some apps not need passcode

On my iPhone6, I have set a passcode to unlock. On a locked home screen, the screen can be slid up to run some apps (e.g. flashlight, timer/clock, calculator, camera, YouTube) in the locked state. Is ...
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iOS - Lower volume before playing video

Sometimes I want to play a video but I'm in a meeting or a place where I can't afford to wait for the video to start to then quickly press the volume buttons to make it softer. Is there any way I can ...
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Does App Store Review Board allow Photoshopping a screenshot to show fake content?

I am preparing to submit an app that records trails (like Runkeeper) to the app store, and I think that it would be great if the screenshots of my app shows it filled with trails on the main screen. ...
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How to stop “Payment Verification” when trying to download free apps? [duplicate]

How to stop “Verification Required” when installing free apps? My iPhone does not show the none payment method. See the screenshot below:
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iPhone – restore from iCloud backup of newer iOS version

I have an iCloud backup from an iPhone running iOS 8.3. Now, I'd like to restore another iPhone from this backup. The problem is that the other iPhone is running iOS 8.2 (this iPhone cannot be updated ...
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How to tell if iPhone's SIM port is working even though it's locked?

Is there any way to know if my phone's SIM port is working, even though it's locked to Sprint and I don't have access to a Sprint SIM? I tried using another one but it says "no sim" instead of "no ...
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automatically set alarm clock on iPhone if calendar event

Is there any way to automatically set the alarm clock on my iPhone if my calendar has an event in the morning? The calendar events are being added from a variety of platforms via Google calendar, and ...
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iPhone 5 (AT&T, ios8.3) Suddenly Can't Text One Number

I've been texting my wife's number from this phone for months. Suddenly today I am getting an error message telling me I need to use a ten digit number. The number the error thinks I'm trying is my ...