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

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False Facetime notifications

I keep getting Facetime Audio notifications from a cousin of mine at random times even though my phone doesn't ring. The notifications always come in pairs with the same timestamp. I thought my cousin ...
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how to transfer my contact from techno to Iphone 6

i have new iphone 6 & i want to copy my contact from techno R7 How could be transfer my contact from techno R7 To iPhone 6. Regards,
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Open up iPhone 5s to turn it off

My iPhone 5s screen is blacked out and I can't turn it off by using the screen and buttons. How do I open the phone so I can remove the battery to turn it off?
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Iphone 4S 8.1.1 Battery Problem

What else can I do to make my iPhone 4S work for as long as possible? I have done all the "standard" battery saving techniques recommended on most sites, like: turn off background app refresh, ...
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Pulled too hard when opening iPhone. Did this kill my iPhone 5 screen?

So I bought a replacement home button for my iPhone 5. I tried to gently lift the screen with a suction tool, but when it finally lifted, it yanked something off and now the screen won't work :( I ...
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Accessing WiFi on an iPhone 3 which is unlocked but has no sim

I have a UK iPhone 3G which I got unlocked when I moved to the states. I used to be able to use it to listen to music (via the Music button, not the iTunes button) fine but now it skips certain songs ...
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Macbook wifi invalid password

I made a hotspot using a WiFi receiver with a program called Connectify just today. I use USB wifi stick connected to my PC that gets the Internet via LAN connection. I have noticed that only my ...
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My phone is water damaged and while waiting to see if it will come back to life, can I have my texts be emailed to me?

Is there any way to access what is on my phone while it is recovering from water damage? A way to forward my texts to my email? Please let me know! Any suggestions for what I should do? I have it in a ...
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What are some useful apps and/or settings to make my iPhone stalker-proof?

What are some useful apps, settings or processes/behaviors to protect my iPhone communications, mails, finance/payment data, etc. from stalkers? I don't have anything to hide from the government, but ...
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transferring photo modifications to iPhoto

When I transfer photos taken and edited on the iphone (iPhone 6, iOS 8.1.1) to iPhoto (9.6) on my mac (OS X 10.10.1), only the original picute is transferred but not the modifications. Is there a ...
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my iPhone keeps losing wifi connection. Why is this?

My laptop connects to my Wifi but my iPhone does not. I connect my macbook air from the basement to the wifi and i get all 3 bars, but then i connect my iPhone from same place in the basement, the ...
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Fixing iMessage/Message to not use email address (OSX and iOS)

How do I fix my little Apple ecosystem, iPhone (8.1) and Mac (Yosemite), to not associate any email addresses with my identity? Background: Years ago (may well have been before Mavericks), you could ...
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Can I transfer a call from the iPhone to Facetime on the mac?

Using Yosemite, can I transfer a call from the iPhone to Facetime on the mac? I know it is possible to go from FaceTime on the mac to the iPhone. I want to go the other direction.
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Any way to make phone calls with an old iPhone using continuity

I just got an iPhone 6 Plus and I have set up my old iPhone 5 as an iPod. I'm a college student and having an extra screen to display notes or my textbook can come in handy. After setting up the ...
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How can I tell what model iDevice is plugged into my USB via Terminal?

This website has a useful list of the various iDevice models. And the "identifier" column is helpful for any iOS developers, as this is the string you can fetch in your application to determine what ...
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Double-tap Home During Call

I cannot seem to access the list of open applications during a call by double-tapping the Home button. Is this the expected behaviour? Edit: After restart, everything is fine. Recommend deleting ...
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How i recover my icloud username and password

My device is iPhone 4. I forgot my icloud username and password. How can i recover my username and password ? Would you please help me ? Its important as i cant use my device.
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Can I charge my iphone from my macbook pro (late 2013) without turning the laptop on?

I am trying to charge my phone using my laptop but that requires the laptop to be on. On my Lenovo, I can do that without turning the laptop on. Any suggestions are appreciated. Thanks.
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Will running games like hayday or clash of clans in the background for a very long time consume battery?

I noticed that I often open 4 games at once. Hay day, clash of clans, infinity blade, and boom beach. I wonder if I should terminate those apps when I no longer use it? If i keep it on will it ...
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How to make iPhone turned on after charging

I often charge my iPhone when it ran out of battery. I often postponed charging my iPhone until it really run out of battery. After I charge my iPhone, I usually go to sleep or rest or forget about ...
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get icloud password from activated device [duplicate]

Here is the story .. My friend bought an iphone 5S .. Later he found that it's linked to icloud account and it wasn't verified .. So, he asked me to help him remove the account .. And i couldn't .. ...
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iPhone 6 stops airplay after few seconds

I have a news iPhone 6 and a airplay speaker. When I listen music on the speaker through the iPhone, I lost the music after fews seconds. This for each music. When I do the same things with a mac ...
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Replacement iPhone 5c - photos from iCloud have stopped downloading. How do I get it to start again?

I recently cracked my iPhone screen so I backed up everything on icloud and got a replacement iPhone. Everything I had has come back on my phone apart from all my photos. The photos and videos started ...
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How to play videos in HD on youtube.com in Safari on iPhone 6

I just got my first iPhone. There’s an issue with connecting to the App Store, so I’m watching videos on youtube.com in Safari. I’ve noticed that the videos are low-res. I don’t see the setting to ...
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Keep iPhone images on cloud only

In order to conserve space locally I'd like to delete local versions of my photos and keep them entirely in the cloud (or only keep the latest week or so on my phone).
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How do I transfer a single app with data from one iPhone to another?

I just got a new iPhone, and wanted to start "fresh", that is, only installing the app I actually use - not the full pile of junk that was lying around on my old iPhone. Therefore, I opted not to set ...
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Under Usage my Messages shows 1.1GB Used but I don't see any messages. How can I find and delete them?

Under Usage my Messages shows 1.1GB Used but I don't see any messages. How can I find them and delete all 1.1GB of the messages?
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Iphone 6: how to disable software updates when using mobile data?

Disclaimer: I am asking this question on behalf of a friend. I don't own any apple product. How to turn off software updates? Iphone 6, IOS 8.1.1. Everything seems to be turned off, still ...
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Cannot connect to App Store due to unactivated SIM?

I’ve picked up my new iPhone 6 yesterday. I’ve set up my Apple ID and connected it to my WLAN normally. Internet works, but when I launch the App Store it just says “Cannot connect…”. Could it be due ...
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iPhone 3g battery drops from 60% to 0%

My friend gave me his old iphone 3G, which I've brought to an unlock-service so I can use it using my own simcard. It works, but sometimes the iPhone suddenly stops working while the battery still ...
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How can I stop syncronization between chrome on PC and safari on iPhone?

for the first time i opened icloud on my pc. All of the bookmarks on Chrome are syncronized to safari on my iPhone. I don't want this. And when i delete from safari, i don't want the deletion to sync ...
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iPhone unlock flag location

What actually changes on an iPhone at the moment it becomes unlocked? Is it a software setting? Is there an electric charge stored on some chip somewhere to indicate its locked status? eg, if one ...
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How does Whatsapp recognize grandfathered accounts?

Currently, Whatsapp is free to download on iOS but users need to pay $1 after every year to continue using the app. Also: Fortunately, anyone who has already bought the app in the past on iOS ...
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How to send/receive iPhone messages on iPod touch after having cancelled code confirmation once?

I recently got an iPhone. I already had an iPod touch, and used to use iMessages on it with my Apple ID(email only). Now that I went into iMessage on the iPod today, for the first time after setting ...
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Unwanted photos on My Photo Stream

I'm receiving unwanted photos on my photo stream from another user? What setting needs adjusting? It's an iPhone 5 with iOS 8.1.
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SMS on iPad. Doesn't see popup

I would like to activate SMS on my iPad but when I go on my iPhone, this one tell me to enter a code which appears on the iPad. But I have no popup on my iPad. I have the same iCloud account on both ...
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Why do synced podcast episodes not show up in the podcast app?

iOS 7.1.2, iPhone 4 (some kind of) I have subscribed to several podcasts in iTunes. When I see an e[pisode I like, I sync it to my phone. That used to work well until the introduction of the podcast ...
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Video-only HDMI-out

Given: My TV is not connected to good speakers and I really prefer to use my wireless Bluetooth headphones anyway. Then: Is it possible to connect my iPhone/iPad to the TV using HDMI-out for video ...
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Cannot delete mail from storage in Usage section of IPhone

In the usage section of IPhone 5 it says I have 349MB inn Mail. However, I have deleted ALL inbox, sent, trash etc...there is nothing in the mail. How do I get the Storage in the Usage section to ...
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“The app isn't available, Try again.” on TestFlight

I'm trying to set up Internal Testing for my iOS app. I've submitted the build to the app store, and it is awaiting review happily. I have a group of Technical users in iTunes Connect with Internal ...
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Iphone 6 plus will not default to SMS when other user iphone is not on wifi

My iphone 6 plus will not revert to SMS when another iphone user is off wifi. No problems before when I had an iphone 4s full plan and hubby had iphone 3gs go phone (no data) the imessage app worked ...
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If we run out of battery and then charge iPhone, will it turn back on?

I just called by my lawyers 133 times for some very important message. My iPhone is just 3 meters in front of me being charged. Finally my lawyer come to my apartment and we both saw that the iPhone ...
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How to play Speed Math Monkey on iTunes? [closed]

I recently downloaded Speed Math Monkey on my iphone. But I dont know how to play it. I keep getting the monkey screaming and not going KO KOO KOOO. How do I play this app?
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how to clean the memory termed as 'others' in iphone 4s [duplicate]

since a couple of days iam facing the problem with internal memory of my apple iphone 4s device so can you help me to find a solution for this. my ios software is 7.1.2 and not the jailbroken piece
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Why iPhone 6 wireless is working on b/g mode

My router is AirPort Time Capsule which supports wireless ac. and my iPhone is iPhone 6 that also supports ac mode. But I was looking at data in AirPort utility and for my phone it was showing it is ...
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FaceTime started a random videocall at waking Mac from sleep

As the title states, my Mac started a FaceTime videocall automatically with a friend. My friend said that he saw me via the iSight camera, but the green LED was not active (and showing me that my ...
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Are wireless speeds on Laptop and iPhone the same?

This might be a network forum question, nor sure but here is my question: My router is AirPort Time Capsule, the new model that has wireless ac. My laptop is Retina Macbook pro and looks like it also ...
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what do to when your iphone 5 doesn't open and vibrates when charging [on hold]

when i try to open my iphone it doesn't want to open and when i try to charge it, it vibrates but still won't open. -how can i fix this? thank you.
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Can I change the time delay length for when I require a password in the App Store (iOS 8)?

I currently have iOS 8.1 running on an iPhone 6 Plus. I just switched back to Apple after being on Android for a year. On the Google Play store, after making a purchase & entering my password, I ...
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iphone 4s cant click on my phone, not working [closed]

I cant press a button on my phone, if I TRY TO UNLOCK MY PASSCODE OR SOMETHING, if I click on the buttons, it doesn't work