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How to disable animations on iPhone?

iPhone has many miscellaneous animations. For example, there is a “maximize window” animation whenever we open an app, and a “minimise window” animation whenever we close an app. On Android, we can ...
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How do I deploy a custom app to my iPhone?

I'm taking a mobile phone app development class, and will be making custom apps using Xcode. I'm able to run the app from Xcode on my iPhone 4 no problem, however when I disconnect the phone from the ...
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Removing the sim lock *with* the code

I have iPhone 4 which currently has SIM lock. However, a law passed in my country requires my service provider to disable the lock free of charge. However, I have no idea how this is done in practice ...
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How can I setup iPhone as a wifi hub?

Good afternoon all, I have a simless ipad and an iphone. My iphone can connect to the internet however the ipad can only connect to the internet using wifi. I was wondering if there's any way I can ...
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Ways to retain old App version

Is there a way to revert back to the old version of an iOS app after having it upgraded? I like the older version of the app than the new version and as a friend of mine is still using the old ...
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How can I configure my iPhone to show my contacts photos full screen when they call or I call them

I used to see my contacts' photos full screen when they called or when I called them now I only see a thumbnail when they calling and when I call them? Update: I deleted the photo and went back to ...
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How can I repeat my ringtone and increase the delay until a caller is sent to voicemail?

I have a custom ringtone (30 seconds in length), but it goes to voicemail after approximately 20 seconds. Can I repeat the ringtone multiple times before redirecting the caller to voicemail?
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iPhone lock screen/multitasking bar audio controls don't work

From time to time (in fact very often) my iPhone will stop displaying the lock screen "now playing" info, and subsequently the controls won't be there. I can still start the music app playing ...
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How do I extract a large voice memo file off my iPhone and into my mac

How do I extract a large voice memo file off my iPhone and into my mac. It is too large to email.
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Email downloads but then is immediately removed

I this problem at the moment where when I check my email, it downloads an email and I see it at the top of the list (it's from SongKick). I just see the subject and sender, not the body. After about ...
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Can't Control Volume on Lockscreen with Volume Buttons on iPhone

I upgraded to iOS 5 and I just noticed that I can no longer control the volume level on the phone by pressing the volume buttons while the screen is locked. I recall distinctly that I was able to do ...
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iTunes unable to backup data before iOS upgrade

After uploading iOS 5 to my iPhone, there was a message from iTunes saying that, during the procedure, iTunes was unable to backup my data. So nothing got restored and I lost a great number of photos ...
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Using iTunes match, my collection seems peppered with songs that cut out before their full length

Using iTunes match, my collection seems peppered with songs that cut out before their full length. An example: A song would be 5 minutes long, the song timer would show it as being 5 minutes long, ...
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Why are there ghost items in my podcast list that I cannot delete?

Check out the image below. I cannot finger swipe to the right to get rid of the top and bottom grayed out podcasts. They are not in iTunes on my local disk or listed in the podcast section of the ...
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How to take a full length (past screen length) screenshot using iPhone?

I've read How I can save a screenshot of an iPhone application? however I wanted to take a full page (full length of app, past screen length) screenshot. For example, this should be the resulting ...
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How can I tell whether my friend is using iMessage or Message to SMS me?

When I SMS my friend (iPhone 4 to iPhone 3), green messages mean that it's a Message and blue messages mean that it's an iMessage. However the messages that my friend sends me (iPhone 3 to iPhone 4) ...
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How can I improve response from the iPhone 4 multi-touch display?

When I touch the surface of my iPhone 4, it doesn't always register. How does the display work? Heat? Charge? What can I do to make the phone register my touch better?
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iPhone 4 battery questions

I have had an iPhone 4 with iOS5 for about 6 months. Is it good to wait for the battery to be almost 0% to recharge it? Is it good to recharge it to the fullest? Is it bad to leave the phone ...
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Jailbroken iPhone stuck on boot screen

I tried to reload Cydia, which stopped working on my jailbroken iPhone 4. I downloaded "Redsnow" and "Ipsw 4.3.2", which worked, until I went to use and downloaded an app with Cydia. I did not ...
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How does “…” while replying works?

I realised that in iOS-5 sms app, if I send an sms to my friend and he is replying, there will be a "..." showing. How is it possible that I could be notified while he is replying? How does it work? ...
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Issues with iPhone 4 with music, apps, photos, etc.

My iPhone 4 has never been synced to a computer but has music and stuff on it. I'm scared that if I sync it to my new computer I'll lose my contacts, music, etc. Does anyone know what happens when ...
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iPhone 4 having trouble connecting with dock

My iPhone 4 has trouble connnecting to a Sony speaker dock, it will continuously charge. Sometimes it will play music through the speakers; sometimes it will not. If it is not playing music it acts ...
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How can I disable a pass code that I didn't intentionally set?

I have an iphone4 and I have never locked the phone or set a passcode, but for some reason, the phone is now requiring a 4 digit passcode and will not let me do anything but unlock it without the ...
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Why does the iPhone 4S weigh more than the iPhone 4?

It's been commonly noted that the iPhone 4S looks the same, but that its internals have been upgraded. Despite that, the iPhone 4S weighs more. What causes the added weight?
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iPhone keeps trying to iMessage someone who no longer has an iPhone [duplicate]

My friend used to have an iPhone and we would talk via iMessage but when he switched to a droid it keeps trying to send him iMessages instead of SMS and the text messages take twice as long to send. ...
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Can we install Android on an iPhone 4?

Does anyone know if we can install Android on an iPhone 4? I've jailbroken my phone with redsnow, and followed the steps at ...
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Sorting Contacts in Other Languages

I use the iPhone in English, but I save the names of my contacts in Russian. The problem is that they all appear now under (#). Is there any way to fix that?
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How to copy my iPhone contacts to my sim card? (without Jailbreak)

How to copy my iPhone contacts to my sim card? (without Jailbreak) I want to go back to my Nokia phone but I was using iPhone for a Year so i have many contacts in it. Now I want to copy my all ...
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Can you block calls on the iPhone? [duplicate]

I have an iPhone 4S running iOS 5 and cannot find (after trying) any app that blocks calls. Is there anything out there that can block calls on the iPhone?
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iPhone can't play any music

Hi all. I used to be able to play music with my iPhone but now I can't. I'm not sure what causes this problem, and I'm wondering if this is a hardware problem. I performed a clean factory restore, ...
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Are there compatibility problems with buying iPhone 4 overseas?

I have found unlocked iPhones 4 from USA and malaysia to be so much more cheaper than Australia, are there any compatibility problems associated with this? I heard if you buy an iPhone in US or other ...
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Does iMessage work on both Wi-Fi and 3G?

Will iMessage work on 3G if the sender or receiver isn't connected to a wi-fi network?
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iMessage truncating messaging history

A coworker of mine has recently noticed that for any person with whom he has a long SMS history, and with whom iMessage routing has started, the messaging logs with that person are now being ...
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What does the “Suggest” menu item do, on iOS 5?

What does the "Suggest…" menu item do? I am referring to the one that comes straight after the "Paste" item.
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New iPhone 4 does not receive regular text messages, only iMessages

I have a new iPhone 4s. Friends were asking, why I wasn't responding to their messages. It seems that I do not receive regular text messages from other iPhone users (the green screen - when we looked ...
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How can I check if an iPhone is new or refurbished based on its serial number?

I want to make sure that the replacement iPhone I am being given is new, not refurbished. Given the serial number, is there any way to tell if an iPhone is new or has been refurbished?
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Easiest way for two people to switch an iPhone 4 and 4s

I have an iPhone 4 and my wife has a 4s. We want to trade phones. Once we get Verizon to reassign the phone numbers, what's the easiest way to migrate the apps, settings and data between phones? ...
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Troubleshooting an iPhone 4 connected to wifi, but can't connect to the internet

I recently got an iPhone 4. At home, it connected to our wifi and worked perfectly. Now I am at school. My iPhone is now connected to the wifi here, it says that it is connected and has strong wifi ...
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Failed to Change Carrier-Logo on a jailbreaked iPhone 4 with iOS 5

today, i wanted to change my carrier logo on my iPhone. Every Tutorial failed. Even if i complete delete my Carrier-Folder: nothing happens. The path on the iPhone: /System/Library/Carrier ...
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Weird message appeared, like spam, black screen, green button?

Yesterday I received a weird message on my iPhone 4, it was a completely black screen with a wide green / standard button at the bottom. It seemed like a kind of broadcasted message. The message ...
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iPhone: Is it possible to gift paid app to another user?

Is it possible to gift apps to another iTunes account ? I want to accomplish the following: Select payed application → Gift to friend → Payment of app → Send to friend → ...
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How do I use the keypad on my iPhone to dismiss autocorrect?

When I type a word that my iPhone doesn't like I get provided a suggest word. I can press space to accept this word and go onto the next word or I can click on the "x" to close it and use the word I ...
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How do you change the size of the images sent from an iPhone using MMS?

I have an iPhone 4, my wife has a jailbroken iPhone 3G on Simple Mobile (T-Mobile's network). She's able to send and receive MMS messages, but images that are taken on my iPhone are flagged as too ...
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How do I stop the phone from erasing it's contents when I want to “manually manage” it?

Hi all I was wondering why is it that when I want to manually manage my iphone data, the phone agrees to let me do that only after erasing all the contents already on the iphone? How do I stop the ...
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iOS 4 AutoCorrects “me” to “^me”

At one point, I typed "^me" into iOS 4. Now it corrects the word "me" to "^me" every time. How can I remove this? (I would like a solution to the problem. Pressing the X on the auto correct tooltip ...
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iPhone won't play sound in *some* apps

My friend is having a problem with an iPhone 4 (not yet updated to iOS 5). Most apps and the ring tone will make noise via headphones but not via speaker. iTunes and at least one other app will play ...
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My globe keys gone

My younger sister plays with my iphone4 and at one point I thought I had a globe key and realized I don't. How can I get it back or is there a way to get one for my phone?
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How can I make a 3G video call (not Facetime) from an iPhone 4 to another brand's 3G phone?

How can I make a 3G video call (not Facetime) from an iPhone 4 to another brand's 3G phone? Is it possible by default? or any apps? Edit 11 November: I just found this today: No 3G video calling on ...
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DIY repaired iPhone won't boot fully - flashes Apple logo when powered via USB

I recently tried to do a screen repair on an iPhone 4. It won't boot fully, so I may have managed to break something else. Basically it wont turn on, and I only get a flashing Apple logo when ...
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Do network operations complete if you tap the lock button?

If an iPhone app is in the middle of a network operation (e.g., downloading email in Mail, loading a web page in Safari, posting a photo in Path, upgrading apps via the App store) and I tap the lock ...