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“is not registered with iMessage” iPad mini to iPhone 4

So I recently asked a girl to text me, and I put my email on her phone, but she never texted me because it said "not registered with iMessage" even though I am. Then, I asked her for her phone number ...
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Water fried iPhone 4

I dropped my phone into a pool a while ago, and didn't realize until about 30 minutes after. When I try to hook it up to the computer, it doesn't recognize the device, the iPhone wont turn on, it is ...
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Phone won't boot after disconnecting battery when removing the back of the device

I wasn't paying to close of attention when removing the back of my iPhone 4 and the battery ended up getting disconnected from the little tab in the corner connecting it to the chip with 2 rows of 4 ...
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Google Maps won't start on iPhone 4

I tap on the icon for the app, the splash screen appears, and then it promptly crashes back to the home screen without a trace. I've updated to the latest version of the app and the latest version of ...
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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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Why am I notified about some missed calls via a text from +8888?

Most of the time when there's a missed call, it shows up when I go to Phone app->Recents. Sometimes I get a text from Rogers (+8888) telling me the number and when they called. When that happens, it ...
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How can I receive FM radio broadcasts on my iPhone 4?

How to listen my local FM stations in my iphone 4? Like I can listen with my old Nokia phone, without using Internet, GPRS etc. Is iPhone 4 lacking this facility? I heard about "Pandora Radio" but ...
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How to export and read .txt files using iPhone?

I've some text files (a few thousand lines each) on my PC. How can I transfer them to the iPhone so that I can do my reading on-the-go? (Sure I could simply email them to myself, but I'm looking for ...
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How to stop iPhone from “erasing its contents” when I want to “manually manage” it?

In iTunes there is a checkbox to "manually manage music and videos". However when I tried clicking it, there's a popup saying that I can only do so after erasing all data on the phone: How do I "...
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Why are iPhone4 and iPhone5 (iOS 7) not recognizing bluetooth devices?

when I go to Settings -> Bluetooth and turn it on, devices (both iPhone 4 and 5, iOS7) start searching for devices with bluetooth, but never find anything. On the other hand, when I search from ...
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Unable to connect to Exchange on iPhone

An iPhone has previously been connecting to Exchange email without any problems. Two days ago it stopped, generating an error: Cannot get mail. The connection to the server failed. I ...
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No sound on any of the alerts on my iphone 4

I cannot get any sounds at all with any of the alerts? it does ring when someone calls me, just not with the alerts?
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Small centered apps on iPhone 4 after install iOS 7.1.2

I've got a problem with some of my apps on my iPhone 4 including Facebook. When I open them they show their start screen and then they shrink to 1/4 of the size and are centered on the screen. I ...
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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. There are pictures posted of the phone and I can see the back, I read in another question ...
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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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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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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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why won't my iphone 4 connect to the internet

My phone is connected to wifi but it won't let me get on anything that requires internet.Like if I go on safari and search something it will tell me that I am not connected to wifi but my phone says i ...
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iTunes won't back up bc it's corrupt or incompatible [duplicate]

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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iPhone 4 won't connect to internet

My mother bought an iPhone 4 and put her old SIM into it. It will connect to Wi-Fi but when out of range of Wi-Fi, it won't connect to the 3G that is available.
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Can I use a PC/Mac keyboard as a Bluetooth keyboard for iPhone?

I'm wondering about the feasibility of using my iMac's built-in bluetooth as a source for keyboard input to my iphone. There are times I want to type longer messages in my iphone, i keep a bluetooth ...
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iPhone 4 is unable to connect to 3G network

I am now unable to connect to a network to be able to use our internet provider or any other provider. It just keeps "looking" for a network however network options never appear. Despite manually ...
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Is it possible to use an 8 pin accessory on an iphone 4?

A relative just bought a biofeedback accessory for an iphone 5/6 and was wondering if they could use it on one of my old iphones. She'd rather use an iphone without any data on it so people could use ...
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Re-Activate old Iphone 4 with out SIM? [duplicate]

I completely shut my old iPhone 4 down because i got an upgrade. Now I'm letting my sister use it, but it says I have to activate it with the apple ID I first activated it when I first got it, but I ...
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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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iPhone 4, what usually categorized as “Documents and Data”?

I'm slightly confused why "Documents and Data" has taken up so much space on my iPhone's data storage. There are several GB there! What could this possibly be? I see nothing in my manage storage ...
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iPhone 4 unable to connect to any Google service on Wi-Fi

Today I found my iPhone 4 (iOS 7.1.2) is unable to connect specifically to any Google service (Search, Google.com or YouTube) when on Wi-Fi. Any other website will load. I get the message "Safari ...
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Syncing Apple Music song via iTunes to an iPhone 4?

is it possible to sync single song with iTunes (not over the air) to an connected iPhone4 with iOS 7.x (and in combination with the Apple Music Family plan)? Thank for helping me for tihis specific ...
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Erase old iPhone - forgotten restrictions passcode and no WiFi [duplicate]

I have an old iPhone 4 that has been sitting unused since I got my new phone - it has now sold and I have to clean it out so it's ready for the next person. Here's the problem: The wifi doesn't ...
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I have an IPhone 6 + and tried to download the ios 9 (and now ios 9.1) and I am stuck in iTunes connect

Yesterday the update question came up on my iPhone 6 to upgrade to ios 9. I proceeded to do so and got stuck in the ITunes connect mode. I have switched computers, I have switched USB cables. I ...
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Can't restore my Notes

I've updated my iPhone 4 to iOS 6.1 today. I made a clean restore in order for it to be as fast and clean as possible, without any junk leftovers. The problem is that while I was able to restore all ...
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Calendar Sync with Google Calendar Problem: Deleted Calendar Event still Exist

I'm setting up my iphone so that all the mail, calendar and contacts are synchronizing with my Google service, according to the description here. I find that mail and contacts are synchronizing all ...
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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 bricking?...
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apps crash on iphone4

I have an iphone4 running the up-to-date version: 7.1.2 since the IOs software is no longer updated for an iphone4. Recently many apps simply crash: such as chrome google maps shazam IMDB I ...
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iPhone 4 without a SIM card

I just recently purchased an iPhone 4 on Amazon that doesn't have a SIM card. I was planning to use it as an iPod, because my parents wouldn't and couldn't buy me a phone with a plan. So I was just ...
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Will “never auto-lock” affect the life of the iPhone?

I've my iPhone set to "never auto-lock": I am aware that this will mean I'll have to recharge the phone more frequently. But besides the inconvenience, will the "life" of the iPhone be affected in ...
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My iPhone 4 is not showing me on my text message when I have a message [closed]

My iPhone is not showing me when I have messages on the Messages app, and is also not ringing when I have text messages even though my settings are set to alert me when I get one.
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iPhone 4 doesn't prompt password verification when attempting to connect to AirPlay

I'm trying to connect to an Airplay device in my class from an iPhone 4 (MD197LL/A) running iOS 7.1.2 (11D257), and when I select the device I would like to mirror to, it only displays the animation ...
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Can I download apps on my iPhone 4s without a SIM card installed in my phone [closed]

Was just wondering if I can download apps on my iPhone 4s if I haven't a SIM card in my phone at all just download the apps onto my phone
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I can't turn off my apps cellular data on my iphone, Help!

I try to disable the cellular data for my apps in my iphone 4 running ios 7.1.2, then i did it, but when i push the back button from cellular setting page and reopen it, the apps cellular data was ...
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How do i sync an iPhone 4 (that has never been synced) to a computer without losing all of my pictures and data?

I got my iPhone in may, and have never synced it to a computer. I would like to now so that I can out music from my CDs on it. But when my friend synced her iPhone 4 to a computer it erased all of her ...
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What is the best way to save iPhone battery?

Since I've moved to iPhone 4 from a 3Gs, my battery drops down extremely fast. If i use it for 20 minutes at the beginning of the day it goes from 100% to 60% and by 3PM with normal use it's at 20%. ...
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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 cookies,...
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Only half of my contacts from iPhone 4 sync to iCloud

I have an iPhone 4 with iOS 7.1.2 (latest available for my phone apparently). I have about 500 contacts on my iPhone, however only 203 of them appear on iCloud.com. I cannot get the rest to sync with ...
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Computer or iPhone glitch

My computer recognizes my iPhone 5 but not my iPhone 4 and yet both are recognized by iTunes. I've tried all the received suggestions: restarting the computer and iPhone 4, changing the USB cable, ...
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Recover pictures from damaged phone [duplicate]

My iPhone 4 was submerged in water weeks ago. It will turn on, but the slide to turn on/enter password is not working so I can not access anything on the phone. I want to recover pictures and videos ...
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Continuous play of iTunes U audio files

Is it possible to have the audio files from an iTunes U course play continuously; i.e., one after the other, without any user interaction, like a music playlist? At the moment, I can only play one at ...
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How can I put my iPhone 4 in DFU Mode if the Home button is broken and it is turned off?

So basically I have a tethered reboot iOS 6.1.4 on my iPhone 4. Recently the Home button broke and now I'm unable to put it into DFU Mode to turn it on. Is there a way I can put it in DFU Mode, or ...
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Why is my icloud backup taking so long?

I just created an icloud account and i am backing it up and it says it will take 3 hours. I have no pictures on my phone so i think its just backing up contacts, reminders, etc. Does anyone know why ...
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Does iCloud have backup versioning? Can I restore from a backup different that the last one?

My iPhone 4 kept freezing so I reset it, after backing up my photos. When setting up the phone I hit restore as new phone instead of restore from iCloud backup. I started taking pics on the phone and ...