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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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can't add contacts keyboard is missing

I have an iphone 4. I went to add a contact and my keyboard will not pop up. Thus I cannot add or search contacts by name. How can I fix this?
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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.
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Would the new HandOff app in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite work on iOS 7? [closed]

First of all, I have an iPhone 4, meaning I can't upgrade anymore to iOS 8. I would really like to use the "Handoff" and I have a mac (Mid-2011). It can upgrade to Yosemite the new OS X. Can my Mac ...
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No missed calls with voicemail messages

Earlier today, for the second time, I received a voicemail message without any notice of the call. It didn't appear in my missed calls either. This is a serious problem, and not why I pay for ATT ...
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Constant spinning circle right hand side on iPhone 4 [duplicate]

I have an iPhone 4 and for the last few days there has been a spinning circle in the right hand side of the status bar. I am wondering why this is. I've tried turning off the Wi-Fi and restricting ...
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Can't access the Internet through mobile data network on iPhone 4

My friend's iPhone can't access the internet through the mobile network from any app. But if I enable internet sharing I have access from my laptop through his phone. I can make and receive calls, the ...
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My iPhone no longer mounts in Windows. Tries to install “MTP USB Device” .. which fails

When I plug my iPhone 4 into my Windows 7 Ultimate laptop, it syncs just fine with iTunes, but it no longer mounts on the desktop for me to transfer pictures and videos. When I plug it in, Windows ...
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Selective upgrade of ios firmware [duplicate]

I have IPhone 4 running with Version 5.1.1 (9B206) I would like to update the firmware, but not to the current latest version (7.1.1) which is known to be slow on IPhone 4. In the phone settings I ...
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Can I use an iPad charger with my iPhone 4?

Is there any harm in using the iPad charger for iPhone 4?
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What does this technical specification about GSM iPhone mean?

This is the text from Wiki on "iPhone 4" http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPhone_4 Connectivity: GSM model: quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE(800, 850, 900, 1,800, 1,900 MHz) Quad-band ...
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does iPhone4 run 2-time faster than iPhone 3GS since iPhone4's memory is 2-time bigger than iPhone 3GS's one

I have never tried any iPhone, but want to research about it. Apple said that "iPhone 3GS" is 2-time faster than "iPhone 2G" since 3GS' memory is 256 MB eDRAM & thus is twice as big as 3G's (128 ...
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Sim Not valid when activating my iPhone

I have a unlocked iPhone 4 or at least that's what I've been told when i bought it. But then I went ahead to unlock it again, when I put a SIM card in, it says no service or at least i hope that's ...
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How can I recover iCloud Calendar backup to iPhone 4?

My calendar entries in my iPhone 4 have disappeared. I have no total backup - just calendar and contacts backup in iCloud. I only want to restore the calendar back to my iPhone 4. I already extracted ...
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How to fix dark screen after locking iphone 4 ios6?

The last week or two my iphone 4 started dimming it's screen to almost black whenever I lock it. Then when I unlock it I have to get to the brightness slider and move the slider to restore light to ...
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Iphone 4 will not turn on, apple comes for 10 seconds then goes back off

I have no idea whats wrong with it. just started recently happening the other day I reached for it and it was off. Battery was on 49% when I left it, plugged it back in then it showed it was flat? ...
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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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Why is there something white behind the “slide to unlock” in my lock screen? (iPhone 4, iOS 7.1)

I get the following lock screen on my iPhone: The image was taken by myself, i added a filter from the iPhone Filters, and when I set this image as background, there is this white thing behind the ...
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iPhone 4 boot loop, nu DFU possible

please excuse, I am new to iPhone, as I repair it for a friend. It's an 4S from USA that some other friend of him wanted to unlock for germany. So I don't know what he did exactly, but: When I ...
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iPhone will not connect to iTunes after being disabled

I have a iPhone and it got disabled and told me to connect it to ITunes and when I did it would not connect. How to i fix my phone when it's not working.
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iPhone photos are low resolution (640x480)

I have an iPhone 4 with which I take lots of photos. The default resolution tends to be pretty high, usually around 2500 X 1900. Lately some of my photos have come out with a very low resolution, ...
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Transferring all music from iPhone to iPhone

I recently got a new iPhone and the music I downloaded on iTunes on my old iPhone downloaded on to my new iPhone perfectly fine. But the music I downloaded not on my iPhone doesn't download onto my ...
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iPhone takes ~3 seconds to switch music tracks

I have 600 songs in my iPhone's music library, with some of them being more than an hour long. Lately (since iOS 7.1 upgrade) the songs have been taking around 3 or more seconds to change to the ...
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Can I use an iPhone 4 on Straight Talk?

I have an iPhone 4 that's currently on AT&T. My 2-year contract will be fulfilled in January, and at that point (if possible) I'd like to switch my service to Straight Talk or some other less ...
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Unlock iPhone 4 T-Mobile

I bought an iPhone 4 in 2011 from Carphone Warehouse and the carrier was T-Mobile. It was a 2 year contract that finished in January 2013. I have now left England and moved to Amsterdam. I want to ...
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How do you turn on a iphone 4 when your power button doesn't work and your phone wont charge?

This is the second time my phone turns off on full battery and I cant turn it back on last time i waited two days i guess it drained the battery and all but this time my phone was on 30 % I've called ...
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How can we ensure that contact photos appear as either full-screen or as thumbnails on the iPhone?

I've noticed that contact photos on the iPhone seem to appear in one of two modes: Thumbnail: A small square image shown next to the contact's name or number Full-Screen: The image takes up the ...
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How do I insert a picture into the Notes app?

I use the Notes app for keeping track and sharing the extended notes with fellow physicians in cardiology studies. There are a lot of pros to this app and I would find it very much useful if I could ...
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Does iOS 4 break iPhone compatibility with music docks?

When I plug my iPhone 4 into my Bose SoundDock Series 2 I get a popup message saying "This accessory is not optimized for this iPhone" and the dock will not play audio from the iPod or Pandora apps, ...
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All apps wiped from iphone; including cydia.

While trying to access Kik, it would immediately close the app. I restarted my iphone but no apps would show at all.
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Recovering lost text messages on iPhone

I have just realized that a sync is not a backup. I synced my phone days ago, but backed it up months ago. Is there anyway to get my synced text message history back? There was some really ...
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The Safari app has disappeared from my iPhone?

I can't find the safari icon on my iphone 4? I have tried resetting home screen layout and that doesn't work. My restrictions button is 'on' and it asks for a password for this button. I don't have ...
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What are the disadvantages of jailbreaking iPhone 4 even if it's legal?

What are the disadvantages of jailbreaking the iPhone 4 even if it's legal? I'm interested in disadvantages in any and all terms, but especially about the warranty, future updates of iOS, and ...
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repeated iCloud downloads required

Some of the music on my iPhone (4S, IOS7 keeps having to be downloaded for me to play it. In several cases over the past months I have had to download the same songs several times. No synch in ...
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My calendar won't work on my iPhone 4 since upgrading to iOS7

All my history and future events (except birthdays attached to my contacts) are gone and I can't save new events. When I view my calendar in iCloud from my computer they are all there. They're just ...
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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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Attempting to restore iPhone 4 gives error -1

I just bought a iPhone 4 off Craigslist, and it's stuck on the iTunes screen. Whenever I try to restore it, towards the end of the process, an icon pops up and says error -1. What does this mean?
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How can Find My iPhone be working with no data plan?

We have an iPhone4 and replaced it with a iPhone5s. In the process of setting up iCloud we registered both of these devices. Now that the phone number has been transferred to the new iPhone 5s, the ...
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iPhone 4 with iOS 7.1 and Oticon streamer

My wife has a iPhone 4 updated to i OS 7.1 and is hooked up by Bluetooth to her hearing aids. She can hear the phone ring through the streamer and receive calls. She can not get the alerts for ...
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iOS 6 broke gmail email account (not imap type) - Send is extremely slow (5-10 minutes)

A lot of people, myself included, cannot use their gmail account with the iPhone anymore because of an annoying iOS 6 bug. It will not send anything no matter what you do. If you switch to IMAP type ...
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iPhone only vibrates and doesn't ring even when mute switch is off

My iPhone 4 only vibrates and doesn't ring. The mute switch on the side is set to ring, Do Not Disturb is off and Airplane mode is off. iOS 7.1 (11D167)
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Is it safe to use my US iPhone/iPad charger with a simple European plug adapter?

I'm using the US wall adapter that came with my iPhone to charge it: When I travel to Europe, is it safe to use this with a simple US-European adapter, or do I need a transformer or some other ...
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Can I use an old iPhone as a wifi-only device?

I have an AT&T (GSM) iPhone 4. If I were to upgrade to an iPhone 5, could I simply pop the SIM out of my iPhone 4 and continue using it on wifi only? Would I also need to get the SIM deactivated ...
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Deleting, re-installing Facebook app in iPhone 4

After last weekend's Facebook downage, I discovered that my FB app cannot be opened. It appears to be dead, not connecting. I re-booted my phone, that didn't work. I wanted to try deleting the app, ...
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Only some text messages are showing on my iPhone4

All of a sudden my iPhone stopped showing my complete message history. When I go the "messages" a couple of recent ones are shown, at random, and scrolling down a screen or two shows messages dated ...
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Alarm does not work on iPhone 4 running iOS 7.0.3

I am using an iPhone 4 running iOS 7.0.3. The alarm does not work at all. I tried different settings and different apps. Only the alarm feature is not working. The timer and stop watch are working ...