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Can the iCloud apps backup of an iPhone be restored to a different iPhone?

The main or phone backup of my iPhone happened to my PC, but I had iCloud backup enabled for a number of apps (like WhatsApp, and others). My iPhone crashed and burned last week and Apple gave me a ...
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Does “Group Message” mean that all recipients would “see” each other?

I was wondering if I send a message to two (or more) people using iOS5, will the message automatically be a "Group Message"? So, does that mean that in the above picture, John would know that I've ...
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Restoring from Backup error - cannot be saved to computer

I have all permissions organized and a single backup in the correct folder. I have 23 GB of space. I have an Iphone 4. I recently synced it and updated to the latest IOS. My contacts were lost, ...
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Has the retina screen effectively made dead pixels moot?

Now the new iPad has a retina screen, does that mean we can't see dead pixels anymore?
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How can I tell when the iPhone is actively using GPS versus only using region monitoring?

I run Google Latitude on an iPhone 4 with background updates turned on. How can I distinguish between when it's actively grabbing the location vs when it's using region monitoring to wait for the ...
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iTunes reporting phantom songs on iPhone 4

I've been trying to work out whats going wrong on my iTune library When I was syncing my iPhone tonight I noticed that under iPhone>Music there were approx. 150 songs that were grey with a "sync" ...
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iPhone 4 restore to a replacement phone

I recently got a replacement iPhone 4 (under warranty to replace my old iPhone 4), and just before returning the old iPhone 4, I did a backup. When I connect the new phone to my iTunes, it only gives ...
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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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How can I restore the smooth surface of my iPhone?

The iPhone has a touchscreen with a slippery surface which is important as the user can slide his/her fingers easily. The touchscreen's surface of my one year old iPhone has become rough. How can I ...
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What properties must an iPhone case have to avoid antenna issues?

I have an AT&T iPhone 4, which may have antenna problems when held in some positions (i.e. the "grip of death"). To help with this, Apple gave away bumper cases which worked around the problems ...
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Date original picture was taken using EXIF Wizard

I received a text with a picture yesterday. I am testing EXIF Wizard. When I saved the pic to my camera roll (iPhone 4) and view it in EXIF Wizard, it gives today's date. How do I get the date the ...
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iPhone save PDF file and view it

I have a PDF file on my Mac and I want to copy it into my iPhone and then read it. How can I do that? I already tried to plug the iPhone cable into my Mac, but it seems Finder doesn't let me save a ...
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Delete a rented movie that is only partially downloaded

I rented a movie and actually was able to watch it, but in iTunes it still shows up as a download in progress with an error and when I tap the icon it just says I don't have enough memory to continue ...
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Can I reset Home button sensitivity?

I don't have a problem with the button itself, it seems that I need to push deeper to make it work. I don't have to push harder... just deeper. I remember someone talking about the "fact" you can ...
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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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Enable mirroring on iPhone 4 (over-the-air)

Through a cydia tweak or otherwise, is it possible to enable over-the-air mirroring for unsupported-by-default devices, i.e. iPhone 4, iPad 1 et al.? You would think it's a popular question but all ...
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What's the name of the screwdriver that will open up an iPhone 4?

I realize that opening up the iPhone can void the warranty, it's already out of warranty, so I'm okay with that. I was wondering where I could get a screwdriver that will open up the 2nd generation ...
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iPhone 4/4S Rattle

I've noticed that when I tap near the top of the back of my iPhone 4S, there is a audible rattling noise. I've tried this on someone else's iPhone 4, and it is the same. It seems to be coming from ...
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“Home screen pinch” in iPhone 4?

In iPad there's a nice "Home screen pinch" gesture where pinching with four or more fingers acts as the home screen button. This could be useful for me on my iPhone 4 as well, since the home screen ...
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How to figure out what's causing a jailbroken iPhone to crash?

My iPhone 4 runs iOS 5.0.1 and is jailbroken. It has recently become unstable: it often crashes and restarts in safe mode. Then, in safe mode, I can choose to restart and it will often go right back ...
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How can I delete purchased songs from my iPhone4?

How do you remove purchased songs from an iPhone when it is connected to iTunes?
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Audio output and volume controls gone after updating to iOS 5.1

I have an iPhone 4 (Verizon, Model MD146LL) and I just upgraded from iOS 5.0.1 to iOS 5.1 (9B176) using Settings > General > Software Update. Immediately after completing the update, I noticed that ...
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Help me unlock a German iPhone 4 iOS 5.1?

I just bought a second iPhone for my sister on the net for almost no money. When I got the iPhone today, I saw why. It's a German iPhone on iOS 5.1. It's locked and it only accepts the SIM provided ...
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How do I play FLV and MP4 files on my jailbroken iPhone 4, without converting the files?

I have a jailbroken iphone 4. Is there way to play MP4 and FLV files without converting them? I'd like to play them straight on my iPhone,since it takes too spend time to use iTunes to convert the ...
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iPhone 4 falling in water - issues after fixing

Two months ago, I accidentally dropped my iPhone 4 into water (for 3 seconds or so). Immediately I turned it off and put it in a bowl of rice. After two days, I took it to a repair shop, in which it ...
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Protecting the Lens on iPhone 4

The lens on my iPhone was pretty badly scratched up so the pictures I was taking were horrible in quality. I had the back glass replaced yesterday and now have a new lens. How do I protect this new ...
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listing all processes in iOS 5.0.1

How could one go about viewing all the processes in an ssh session to my (jailbroken)iphone? I'm currently able to ssh in, I have bash installed, core utilities installed, shell-cmds package installed ...
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ios and mediaserverd

I just read about playing media files via the browser, which in turn uses mediaserverd in iOS. Is there any place(a wiki perhaps) where I could find details about which file formats are supported by ...
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Unable to Restore iPhone 4 and ERROR -50 [duplicate]

I'm using Windows XP SP3. I installed iOS 5 on my iPhone 4. The installation process went OK, but, when trying to restore my contents, it gives me ERROR -50. I tried all the different things ...
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Duplicates in contacts in iphone

I am using icloud, but always sync my contacts using itunes. Still have a lot of duplicates. How do I get rid of the duplicates
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I took my iPhone 4 apart and now the display isn't working

so I was trying to replace the front of my phone. I didn't need a new LED display because just the top corner of the glass was chipped. Well, I took the phone apart shortly to find out that it's ...
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Issue syncing iPhone 4 with iTunes

My wife owns an iPhone 3, and I recently bought an iPhone 4. Now I want to use the same iTunes (on my MacBook Pro) and same Apple ID as her, because I want to use the apps & music currently ...
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Is there a way to find the timestamp of a photo in an iPhone4, without syncing with a computer?

Is there any way of figuring out when a photo on my iPhone4 has been taken, without first importing the photo to a Mac or PC?
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iCloud storage is almost full

I have an iPhone 4 and an iPad 2. I've only had the iPad for three weeks, and iCloud is almost full. How can I free up space? I prefer not to buy more space. It looks like the iPhone is using most ...
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Why can't my iPhone 4 show edited music info?

When I use iTunes to edit various song attributes, like adding lyrics, album art, song titles etc, iTunes shows that the song is edited. However, when I look in my iPhone, it is still not edited. How ...
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Cannot add a photo to an album in Camera Roll

In the Photos app on my iPhone 4 with iOS 5, I cannot add a photo in the Camera Roll to another album. The album is there, but I cannot select it after tapping on the "Add to" button. The album I am ...
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Change bitrate from the default 128kbps for syncing songs to iPhone

I have a rather large (>25GB) music collection, and my iPhone is currently almost full. I just saw this option in iTunes: This would probably be very useful to me, but I'm concerned about sound ...
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iPhone 4 Will not Sync Calendar through Exchange Server 2003

I have an iPhone 4 that I can't seem to sync to our corporate Exchange server (Exchange Server 2003). Email syncs fine, however generally calendar items do not sync, and when they do, they disappear ...
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iPhone making no noise except ringtones

My wife's iPhone is playing up. It won't make any noise except for when it revceives a call. Messages, etc. only vibrate. Just now it made the unlock sound when I unlocked it, but I can't get it to ...
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uTorrent remote asks to touch screen and move to login without success

When I browse from my iphone 4 it takes me remote.utorrent.com/srp The it asks me to Touch screen and Move Touch the screen and move your finger to fill the progress bar below... This ...
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Switch between iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S

I have an iPhone 4 and my significant other has an iPhone 3G. They just bought an iPhone 4S and is willing to trade it for my iPhone 4. My phone is already registered under my name and all, while the ...
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Need help understanding coins in Coin Dozer on iPhone

I have been playing the game Coin Dozer on my iPhone which is a free game. When I can no longer play without having to wait 30 seconds for a new coin, I just delete the game and reinstall, I have ...
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Does the iPhone compress emailed videos?

When you open a video in the Photos app and choose to send it via email, does the video get compressed, or is it sent using the same resolution it was shot in? I'm mainly wondering about the iPhone ...
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Upgraded iphone now won't sync calendars or contacts!

I recently upgraded my iphone 4 to the new operating system and now I have lots of problems. it is not syncing calendars or contacts with my Vista system in outlook i can't add appointments or new ...
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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 ...