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How do I change the default gmail calendar on my iphone 4?

I have three calendars in my gmail (one for me and my two kids). When I add an appointment on my iphone, it defaults to my son's calendar unless I manually check my calendar every single time.
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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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Does using a hotspot while connected to wifi use cellular data?

As the title does ask: Does using a hotspot while connected to WiFi use cellular data? I'm asking because my Windows 8 laptop cannot recognize my friend's router, as in it can't even find it, ...
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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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Want to download songs to my iPhone; don't want to plug it into the computer

I have an up-to-date (iOS wise) iPhone 4. I downloaded two songs on my computer and now I want to get them on my phone, but my version of iTunes is outdated, and my computers slow, also I'd rather ...
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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 ...
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How do I get my iOS5 iPhone 4 (and 3GS) to play a .wav file attachment in email?

I have a phone service that sends me emails of voicemails in .wav files as attachments. How do I get them to play on my iPhone 4 (and 3GS)?
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No ringtone from text

when I receive a text from my husband's phone, there is no ringtone. The message shows up on the screen, but there is no alert tone. Other texts are fine.
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How to check total call duration in ios 7?

In call log list there is option to check duration of each call. is there is any option to check total call duration of my iphone ?
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Calls from and to my iPhone 4

I can make and receive phone calls from everyone and anyone except for my boyfriend. All it says is my call can not be completed and the same goes for him. So what's causing this?
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iPhone won't charge anymore in infinite boot-loop [closed]

NOTE: I know this is a lot of text to handle, but I'll add a bounty whenever I can to the person who can bring me the solution. So see is as a motivation to read the whole text :) My friend has the ...
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Can I safely charge my iPhone 4 overnight on a regular basis?

First time caller, long time listener: I've seen this question asked on a few other sites but with no "definitive" answers. The Apple website on iPhone batteries is ambiguous, at best, and the ...
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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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Is there anything faster than Veency for iPhone?

I want to be able to control an iPhone with a PC or Mac—that is, see the iPhone's screen on a computer and control it with my mouse—via either USB or wireless. Are there any solutions faster than VNC ...
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I already found my iPhone, but in iCloud I see: Notify me when my phone is found

I already found my iPhone 4, but when I open my Safari, I can't surf it. When I log in to iCloud, It says Notify me when my phone is found. Has my phone already been blocked, or something else?
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How can i get Facebook back if the app won't re-download?

iPhone Facebook app had a "bug fix" update so I clicked it and it wouldn't load. I deleted the app and reinstalled and now it keeps saying it can't be downloaded at this time. I've tried ...
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Downloaded song can't be deleted off iPhone

Even when I delete the songs they just stay there and it can't be removed — it stays there and there a cloud beside it, that just re-downloads it. How can I delete the song?
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How do I sync my Outlook calendar with my iPhone 4

How do I sync my outlook calendar with iPhone 4? I failed to sync my outlook calendar with my iPhone 4. Since I upgraded my iTunes to 11 there is no box to check for this option like in the old ...
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Is it currently possible to upgrade iPhone 4 from iOS 5 to iOS 6?

I suspect the answer is a no but maybe there's a trick to upgrade an iPhone 4 (running iOS 5) to iOS 6.1.3? The phone is jailbroken but does not have any iOS 6 blobs/APTicket saved because (doh!) ...
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How do I correct settings for Collapse Blast to access Facebook?

I installed Collapse Blast on my iPhone 4 and I can't log in to play. I get an error message that the game can't access Facebook and to change it in settings. I have changed everything, uninstalled ...
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Am I likely to get a performance improvement upgrading iphone 4 from ios6 to 7.1?

I have an iPhone 4 that I didn't upgrade to iO7 because I'd heard a lot of people saying it hurt the phone's performance, and my phone's performance was already pretty terrible. I've seen people ...
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iPhone 4 won't connect to the internet except on wifi

My iphone 4 won't connect to the internet except using wifi. I've reset the device, turned off and on airplane mode, called AT&T where they instructed me to reset network settings, cleared ...
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Calendar Not Showing events

I updated my iPhone 4 to iOS 7 and now my calendar is not working. When I try to put an event in and press done it does not show in the phone's calendar, but it does show in the iCloud calendar.
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iTunes won't back up bc it's corrupt or incompatible

I can't back up my iPhone to iTunes and haven't been able to for almost a year. I updated my phone, I've reinstalled iTunes, |I've deleted the backups existing in the preferences. Any forum I've ...
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Kindle not connecting to iPhone Wifi hotspot

Im trying to connect my Kindle HD to my personal hotspot on my iPhone. I keep getting an authentication problem. How do I fix it?
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Why won't my iPhone 4 play through my bose sound dock anymore?

It used to work, but now it doesn't. It now has iOS 5 on it. (I can't say for sure once iOS 5 went on it stopped working) When I plug it into the docking station I hear the audio click, the green ...