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How Do I Get Out of Boot Loop on iPhone 4?

I dropped my iPhone (jailbroken, running on IOS 7.0.6), and it went blank - it has this habit of being switched off own its on when it's dropped. I tried holding the sleep/power button, but it's not ...
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Temporary jailbreak of iPhone 4 for purposes of deleting a dictionary

I need to temporarily jailbreak my iPhone 4 to fix Apple's iOS 6 bug making it impossible to access Japanese-to-English dictionary. All I need and want to do is delete Japanese-to-Japanese ...
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Why does my iMessage say I'm sending from my email instead of my phone number?

I have an iPhone 4. I just updated my phone to the most recent iOS (7.03). My iMessage won't let me send from my phone number, and people are receiving my messages from my email. The phone number is ...
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Your Apple ID or password is incorrect-what to do? [duplicate]

I keep getting "Your Apple ID or Password is incorrect" when trying to download an app on my iPhone. I have changed my password and confirmed MY Apple ID on my Mac. Tried to change the Apple ID on ...
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Why does my iPhone use so much “other” space after upgrade to iOS 5?

After upgrading my iPhone, there is about 10 gigabytes assigned to Other that I don't remember seeing before. What could be causing this space to be filled?
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iPhone alarm clock sometimes doesn't work

I can't count how often I overslept since I'm using my iPhone as my main alarm clock. I can't reproduce it and it's happening without any observable frequency of occurrence. Here is all I know: My ...
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Possibility to recover data from restored iPhone?

My iPhone4 said it needed an update to the new softwear so I went to settings and hit update. Then it went to a screen that had a little iTunes box and connection cord underneath it. It stayed on ...
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Can I use my iPhone4 without a sim card if i just updated to the lastest software?

I have an iPhone 4 that I wanted to use for my daughter to play on. I updated it to the latest software iOS 6 and it's telling me to put a SIM card in to activate it. I don't want the iPhone ...
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How do I regain the use of 3G on after my phone has been deactivated

My phone has recently been disconnected and i was wondering if there was any way to turn my 3G back on
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Is it possible to upload files to a website from Safari on iPhone?

I'm trying to upload a photo from my iPhone 4 to a website. However, the browse button to display the select file dialog is disabled. Normally this works fine on my Windows PC. Should I be able to ...
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Is there a way to make the alarm clock much much louder?

I'm trying to treat my iPhone as an alarm clock. But, it's not working. I'm not a light sleeper and the iPhone "alarm clock" does not have that kind of explosive power my traditional alarm clock has. ...
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How to block an iPhone 4 from calling certain prefixes?

I have an iPhone 4 and I need to block certain prefixes between 1-5 digits. For example, I don't want any outgoing calls to be made with numbers that start with "123", "456", etc, so I want to be ...
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Podcasts stay on iPhone even when asking to synch 0 episodes

I have an iPhone 4 (A1349), updated to iOS 7.1.2. I synch on a McBook Pro. My issue is that I have unchecked synch podcasts in iTunes, and yet podcasts are still listed on the phone's Podcasts app. I ...
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Convert iphone 4 to iphone 5 connector

I need a 30pin (iphone 4) to lightning (iphone 5) with a long cable (1m) between the 2 ends. Does such a thing exist?
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Back up iPhone that can not be unlocked--screen is broken/shattered. Need help!

I left my phone on the roof of my car and drove away on a busy road. It was hit several times and the screen is broken/shattered and glass comes off of it. It receives calls/text messages, and the ...
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iPhone 4 iOS 7 seems to register more data used

I have checked the breakdown of data used. Under Settings > General > Usage, the Storage Breakdown for apps is: Photos & Camera - 387MB Whatsapp - 378MB Voice Memos - 334 MB etc. (in descending ...
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Windows 8 computer is not recognizing iPhone 4

I just restarted my iPhone so it says that i have to plug it in to iTunes, i have downloaded the new version but it is not being recognized. I am using and old 3rd generation iPod nano cord if that ...
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Edit Content of IPSW file to install older baseband firmware

I just got this old iphone4 from my aunt a few days ago and it is locked to AT&T... it has already been updated to the latest version 7.1.2 and has never been jailbroken. I have read that the only ...
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Where do I find an iPhone 4's MEID (ebay purchase)?

I'm looking to buy and repair an iPhone 4 from eBay, however the seller hasn't stated the status of the MEID. The phone doesn't turn on and it does not have sim tray. Is there any other way to find ...
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How do I transfer videos I recorded on my iPhone 4 to my hard drive?

My iPhone 4 is constantly low on memory when downloading large Apps from the App Store. I always get a message saying remove photos and videos to get space for new App. I have been to Apple to sort ...
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Having trouble connecting via 3G network using my iPhone 4

I'm having trouble using the 3g network I do believe it was a day or so after apple software update 7.1.2 IOS. I can use wifi but not 3G network for some reason. So I did all of the stuff people were ...
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Can someone explain why so much “Other” space is occupied on an iPhone 4?

I have the problem in iTunes where the "Other" data on the iPhone is excessively large. It's taking up over 5GB of space. I've searched this topic over and over, tried just about every option I've ...
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Does iTunes erase the content that I have in my iPhone 4 (which are contents from an iCloud backup) when I sync?

Recently my laptop broke down and I sent it to repair, but now that it's back my whole iTunes library is gone. I don't mind erasing my music since I do have a backup of it. I'm currently backing up my ...
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Can using a non Apple USB cable damage an iPhone?

If I use a generic/aftermarket iPhone USB cable instead of the official Apple product, can it damage the iPhone? A vendor at the mall said that high quality iPhone USB cables have a chip that ...
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Why does my iPhone 5 refuse to turn on at a different level to my iPhone 4?

When iPhone 5 (A1529) shuts down when it's low on power and refuses to start which is expected, however when i plug it into power it starts up right away have 11% battery so i'm assuming it shut down ...
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How to backUp an iPhone with a black/blank screen?

Recently I dropped my iPhone 4 and when I picked it up the screen was all black but the sensor was still on. I called Apple and basically they said they can try to repair it or just buy a new one. So, ...
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How to enable push notifications of emails?

A quick question with perhaps no answer, How can I enable push notifications of emails? What currently happens when I get an email is that my phone vibrates or rings, then I look at the locked ...
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How to replace iPhone 4 front glass?

My iPhone 4 front glass broke. Screen is OK, I only want to replace the glass. Assuming I get a new glass, is it hard to replace it myself? Can anyone provide some step by step tutorial on how to ...
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I have an iphone 4 with ios7 and I don't have any camera filters or different camera options

I updated my phone and It updated everything expect my camera. I'm not sure if my phone just isn't compatable with it because it's not an S it's just a 4. The only camera options I have is video, ...
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Dimmed screen that is locked by password

So my son was dimming his screen and then he locked his screen with a password. But the screen is dimmed so much it is black and cannot tell when to put in the code? Help
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Iphone 4 Screen not working - animating non-stop.

My Iphone 4 screen doesn't display properly, contents on the screen are animating as shown in the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=olr2kgZ3cTU . Touch is working fine I am able to open apps... ...
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Adding New Contacts but they Disappear

When I add a contact from my keypad screen and save it the contact doesn't show up in my contacts list. But if they call or text me it recognizes the contact. Why is it doing this and how do I fix ...
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bought a new phone for personal reasons have a business phone i want to transfer that id to the personal phone

I have a business phone and bought a personal phone for various reasons. I put the apple id that was on the business phone on my personal phone and everything seems to work fine. However the business ...
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Has anyone else seen “iPhone needs to cool down before you can use it”?

Just now, upon taking my iPhone 4 out of my pocket where it lives, I was faced with a screen saying "iPhone needs to cool down before you can use it" (see below - screenshot mysteriously still ...
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Why are my FaceBook events not showing up in iOS Calendar?

My FaceBook events are not showing up in my Calendar on my iPhone 4 running iOS 7. Sometimes I can get them to show up by going into Settings -> FaceBook and turning Calendar integration off and on. ...
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The 'Personal hotspot' option is gone from my iPhone 4. Why?

The 'Personal hotspot' option is gone from my iPhone 4. Why? Is there any way to get it back?
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Is it safe to turn the iPhone 4 off for over a week

I am going away on holiday for a week but don't want to take my phone with me because I'm afraid of running up a huge bill, is it safe to turn the phone off for this long? Or can it damage the ...
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Stolen iphone gone from icloud

I cant find a simple answer to my question...sons iPhone was stolen. When he got home and notified me (a few hours later) I logged into his icloud account for him to look at find my iPhone (which was ...
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Is it possible to use a Verizon CDMA iPhone 4 with any other carrier or Pay-Per-Use carrier?

This is probably seems like a FAQ but I haven't seen anything definitive as of today. I have a CDMA-Only Verizon iPhone 4 (not a 4S) that recently came off contract. I'm aware that it's CDMA only ...
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How can I capture a screenshot of an entire webpage in iPhone's Safari browser?

How to capture screenshot of entire webpage in iPhone's Safari browser like I can take in my Desktop with Help of Firefox Addon called Fireshot?
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iPhone 4 iMessage keeps Sending

My phone keeps trying to send an IM to one of my contacts & I don't know which message it has issues with. I have sent messages since then & it says sending 2 messages. It sends the 2nd ...
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iPhone 4 GSM 3,1 upgrade [duplicate]

I'm using iOS 5.1.1 (9B206). I want to upgrade my iPhone to iOS 6.1.3, but I don't know how to do this. I have tried downloading the IPSW of iOS 6.1.3 to upgrade, but it doesn't make any changes. The ...
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Can't adjust volume/play music on iPhone 4

For some reasons I can't adjust the volume on my iPhone 4 anymore. Whenever I press it the popup showing the bell is shown but not the bar indicating the . I can't adjust the volume at all. Also ...
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Can I stream video from iPhone to VLC?

Is there a solution/app available that will allow me to take video from iPhone/iPad camera and live-stream it to a VLC player running somewhere else in my WiFi network? Searching around for iPhone ...
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How to i update an iPhone 4 with iOS 4.3.5 offline

i was able to update my iPhone 4S and iPad via the option on the settings menu however i iPhone 4 which i use as my music player doesn't have that option, my computer with itunes doesn't connect to ...
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iPhone Search does not find historic SMS messages

On my iPhone 4, I have a large number of SMS messages (I don't delete them at all). If I want to search for text in a particular message, it appears not to search historic SMSes. In other words, ...
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How to get iPhone to forget old Mac?

My 17″ Macbook Pro died last November. I have a new Macbook running 10.9.3 but my iPhone 4 won't sync wirelessly because it's still looking for the old Mac. I cant find a place to make it forget the ...
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iPhone 4 has 3G connectivity but can't access internet

Just last week, my access to the internet over mobile data networks has stopped working. I've already talked to my operator, and they gave me a new SIM card and tested that 3G works in another phone ...
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What are M4 & T4 protocol of Hearing aid compatibility of GSM & CDMA model of iPhone 4?

Saw this in Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iphone_4): Hearing aid compatibility GSM 3G 850/1,900 MHz M4, T4 2G 850 MHz M3, T3 2G 1,900 MHz M2, T3 CDMA M4, T4 So what do M4, T4, M2, ... ...
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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.