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iPhone 4 (and 4s) won't take a screen shot. What should I do?

After owning an iPad for a couple of years, last week I purchased my first iPhone. I've been well aware of the feature where you press the power button + Home key, and iOS will take a screenshot of ...
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iOS 7 music app's volume slider is disabled for iPhone 4

I am facing a very strange issue while using iOS 7 on iPhone 4! I have updated my os from iOS 6 to iOS 7 and I can't hear any sound except ringtones. Please have a look at the screenshot of my music ...
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iPhone lock screen/multitasking bar audio controls don't work

From time to time (in fact very often) my iPhone will stop displaying the lock screen "now playing" info, and subsequently the controls won't be there. I can still start the music app playing ...
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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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iPhone 4 with updated iOS 7 not synching some contacts

Since updating to iOS 7 on my iPhone 4, the home address of some of Outlook contacts do not sync to the phone. Some contacts will show home and work, and some will not show any address on the iPhone. ...
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Add anniversary to calendar

iOS calendar add birthdays but no anniversary. How can I add them from the contacts to the calendar?
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If my top button on my iphone 4 doesn't work can I turn on my phone without connecting it to a charger?

I know that if your top button doesn't work and you turn off your phone then you can turn your phone back on by connecting it to a charger but is there a way to turn my phone on when the top button ...
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Can you see old messages on a SIM card free phone?

Can you still see old messages on an old SIM card for an iPhone 4? Mine died a few months ago, AT&T techs took out the SIM card when they gave me my new phone, but now my parents are trying to ...
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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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Deleting photos on the phone - does it affect them on iCloud?

Can you delete pictures from an iPhone and still have it saved in iCloud? If so, how?
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How to upgrade jailbroken iPhone 4 with iOS 6.1.3 to iOS 7.0.4?

I bought an iPhone 4 online around a year ago, maybe more, without knowing it was jailbroken (I should have sensed this by the price, indeed too good to be true). When I tried doing the upgrade ...
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How do I get out of a boot loop with an iPhone with a broken power button?

How do I get out of a boot loop with an iPhone with a broken power button? Things I have tried that didn't work: I've tried draining the battery and then restarting it; I've tried connecting it to ...
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How to use Family Sharing on iPhone 4 and other devices?

I have multiple devices on 1 apple ID (iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPod Touch 5, iPhone 4) and would like the devices to have separate apple IDs. The iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s have separate apple IDs and the ...
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How to sort videos into folders?

How can I sort videos into folders/categories using iTunes ? I've tried adding info to the sorting field tab when I click on 'Get Info' after right clicking on the video itself. But the videos always ...
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How do I remove old employers mailbox from my i4 without losing anything else?

I recently left a company. The i4 phone is mine, but my old companies mailbox is on the phone. I can no longer access these emails. I want to delete the mailbox but I am afraid I will lose all of the ...
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Unable to create a new playlist in iPhone

I am unable to create a new playlist for my iPhone4. When I right click the iPhone in iTunes the option 'Create New Playlist' is greyed out. I'm using the latest version of iPhone OS & iTunes. I ...
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Using same Apple ID with two of our phones, can they be linked

My boyfriend and I are using the same Apple ID on both of our phones. I just want know how can I link my phone to his?
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Unlock iPhone 4 with blank screen to back it up

My iPhone 4 sustained minor water damage and was immediately placed in rice and turned off. The phone still receives calls and texts, however the screen is completely black. I am trying to back the ...
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My iPhone 4 volume menu appears only when using headphones

I can't hear anything on my speaker because I can't adjust it. When I plugged in my headphones, the volume adjustment does show. I've tried the cleaning test, but it did not solve the problem.
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iPhone 4s Wi-Fi hotspot app through Wi-Fi, not 3G [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I use my iPhone as a hotspot on Wifi (instead of 3G)? I have an iPhone 4s that I want to turn into a Wi-Fi hotspot. I don't want to use the 3G connection to do this. ...
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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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iTunes not deleting old music from iPhone when synced

I recently got a new computer, installed iTunes, and am trying to sync my iPhone 4. To my surprise, iTunes actually synced the new versions of the songs (same files, just copied to my external hard ...
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iPhone dock connector problems, with and without accessories

I started to experience problems with my iPhone that seem to be related to the dock connector. Upon plugging my iPhone into my (officially supported) car stereo, I started to get the message "This ...
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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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New iPhone 4 does not receive regular text messages, only iMessages

I have a new iPhone 4s. Friends were asking, why I wasn't responding to their messages. It seems that I do not receive regular text messages from other iPhone users (the green screen - when we looked ...
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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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Having trouble restoring backup of my iPhone

I'd been having a few issues with my iPhone 4 (one of the main being that apps wouldn't open and turning it off and on again to remedy this resulted in me losing all of my contacts in my address ...
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iPhone 4 locked by it's previous owner iCloud account [duplicate]

I've bought a iPhone 4 of an auction site. When this iPhone got delivered and I turned it on, it asked me for the PIN code of the previous owner and noticed that the iPhone 's language was completly ...
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Upgrade iPhone 4G from iOS 4.1 to any iOS

Is there any possibility for me to upgrade to any iOS on my iPhone 4G from iOS 4.1? Mine is still a nice stable phone, but I can't download any apps. It is jailbroken, unlocked and I have saved the ...
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Why does my phone only turn on when it's plugged in?

My iPhone 4 doesn't turn on unless it's plugged in. When it is plugged in, it briefly shows the Apple logo and then shows my lock screen. Where it should say Verizon and show how much signal I have, ...
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Iphone 4 Battery Charge

My iPhone battery charges up to approx. 42% and if unplugged from wall outlet, it shuts down. This is the 3rd battery. What could the problem be?
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hardware problem

I upgraded to OS 4 when it just came out and I was having no problems at all until this morning. After I end a call my touchscreen becomes unresponsive. Only the home button and the power button ...
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Why am I unable to use Game Center on a jail broken phone?

On a black iPhone 4, I open the Game Center application and it is stuck on "loading": For a moment I assumed that it was a problem with Apple. Well, no, because turns out I have a white iPhone 4 ...
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Need Help With iPhone 4

I have an iPhone 4 that I shut off with the touch assist because my lock button is broken. How do I get my phone to turn back on?
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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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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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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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iOS 7 activation problem

I just updated to iOS 7 but now I can't activate my phone. What's going on? I have turned it off plenty of times but the phone still has no network connection. It keeps saying no service.
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My iphone 4 won't connect to the internet, even though i'm connected to wifi and 3g

I can't access the internet on my iphone 4, even though it says it's connected to wifi. It's not a problem with my home wifi, and my phone also won't connect when it says it's connected to 3g. This ...
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Are the iPhone 4 charger and iPod 4 charger different?

Are the iPhone 4 charger and iPod 4 charger different? I can charge my iPhone with both, but my iPhone charger will not charge my iPod. (I'm thinking it might be the length of the 30-pin connector, ...
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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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jailbroken iPhone 4 stuck at boot screen after update

My aunt's iPhone 4 was jailbroken the day it was bought. And about last month, she updated it. Suddenly the screen went blank only the apple logo was showing. She can't fix it with iTunes because she ...
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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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Charger Help what do i do?

My brother just bought this iPhone 4 (black) online from eBay and for a month it was perfectly fine. Then he gave it to me and on my third day with it, it wouldn't charge when I woke up. The phone is ...
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How to turn off “Your SIM played a tone” message on iPhone 4?

Each time when I get the message "Your SIM played a tone" if I don't respond instantly and close the option it gets stuck and my entire iOS 7 doesn't respond. I have had this issue some ten times. How ...
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iPhone shows Connect to iTunes screen after turning off and back on

I have iPhone4 and I shut it down by using power off button. Now I can't open the device unless I connect it to iTunes. I don't have backup and I don't want to lose my data and restore to factory ...
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If you lock out your iphone and put it in lost mode does it still connect to internet?

I lost my iphone and i locked it out, put a message on the lock screen. But I am wondering if the phone is locked out and they don't have access to it, does it still connect to internet to be tracked? ...
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Send audo from my laptop to my iPhone over Bluetooth

I have an iPhone 4, and Philips dock speakers which I use with the phone. The dock doesn't have any aux input, and I would like to use the dock as a speaker for my laptop. I know I can achieve it ...
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Mirroring iPhone 4 (iOS 7) to Mac without AirPlay Mirroring

As the iPhone 4 does not support AirPlay Display Mirroring, is there any way to mirror the phones display OTA onto a Mac (or even any other computer) without using a non-OTA method such as a VGA/HDMI ...
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Screen remains on after bringing it to my ear during a call

While in a call with the phone at my ear the touch screen stays active instead of going off which I am sure it always used to do. What is now happening is I keep activating the mute or hold button ...