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iPhone 4s not activating fully with AT&T sim

I bought a used iPhone 4s from eBay and, of course, when I recieved it, it was inactivated. I put in an old At&t sim I had in the house (not sure where it came from as I've never had At&T), ...
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iPhone stucks on iTunes + USB screen after failed update to lower version than suggested by Apple

I have an iPhone 4S with 6.0.1 installed on it. I wanted to update it to 6.1.3 and not 7.x as iTunes suggests. I downloaded 6.1.3 IPSW file for 4S from apple.com, shiftclicked update/restore in ...
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Is it possible to update from 6.0.1 to 6.1.3 instead of 7.0.4?

I have iOS 6.0.1 on iPhone 4s. I would like to upgrade to iOS 6.1.3 (afaik latest 6.x for iPhone 4s?) and not to 7.x as software updater suggests. Is there any way to do so?
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How do I get iTunes to see my iPhone 4S on Windows 8.1?

When I connect my iPhone 4S to my Windows 8.1 laptop, iTunes doesn't see the phone. I can browse the DCIM folder via Windows Explorer, but iTunes doesn't see the device. Which is particularly ...
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Why don't Google Calendar invitations show in iOS 7 Calendar app?

On my iPhone 4S with iOS 7, I have my default calendar set up as Gmail. This does sync my calendar just fine. I can create an event on the phone or the web and it syncs both ways. The weird thing ...
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iPhone 4S lock button

My lock button doesn't work and a couple of days ago my screen stopped working as well. I can't slide my lock screen or anything now; do I send it to service?
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iPod and iPhone deleting messages without being selected for deletion

Since the upgrade to 7.0.4, my iPod is deleting email messages without me selecting them for deletion. I open my email account and can see that I have 4 new messages, but before I can open them, they ...
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Can you still track it's location after it has been wiped/erased? [duplicate]

Can anyone clarify the process when a phone is wiped? Let's assume that my phone gets stolen, and the thief being unable to unlock it chooses to wipe the device via a system restore in iTunes. Since ...
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Apps using the camera API crash after taking a picture on an iPhone 4S running iOS 7

Ever since I updated to iOS 7 in June, I have been having issues using the camera on my phone in apps other than the default Camera app. Regardless of settings, using my camera in any non-Apple app ...
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Is there a way to hook up my IPhone to my Windows computer to make and recieve calls and texts?

Basically what I am looking for is something similar to Phone Amego from these questions, but for Windows. Also my desktop doesn't have Bluetooth so a solution that works over WiFi or by plugging my ...
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Calendar entries do not display

Recently all of the entries in my iphone (4s) calendar appeared to disappear, both on the phone and on the icloud. However the entries are still there but are not visible. I verified that the entries ...
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Regular crashes on iPhone 4S/iOS 6.1.1: due to old battery, or because of updated-for-iOS-7 apps?

For the past 6 weeks, 2-3 times a week my two-year-old iPhone 4S (with no replacement parts) has crashed in the middle of use. I get a black screen with a spinner, and then it powers down. After ...
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iPhone 4s running iOS 7 displays pictures taken with filter as white

I have an iPhone 4s and am running iOS 7 on it. When I take a picture with the "process" filter, it then displays in place of the photo a blank screen. It doesn't happen when using the camera without ...
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How to restart an iPhone with a broken Hold Button?

I have an iPhone 4S (iOS 7) and my Hold Button is broken. Consensus on the Internet seems to be that if this is the case, one can maximize phone capability by activating Assistive Touch (Settings > ...
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Can I use my iPhone 4s (jailbroken to unlock) in Australia?

I have an Irish iPhone 4s already jailbroken for Italian Vodafone. I must use the iPhone 5 SIM with an adapter and the phone works only with my Italian SIM. Now I am in Australia and I would like to ...
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iOS 7 on iPhone 4s has restrictions passcode but I did not set one

I have an iPhone 4s recently upgraded to iOS 7. It was working fine for a month but now my Settings → Mail → Accounts is greyed out, and I cannot edit a password on one of my mail accounts. I saw that ...
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No speaker sound in ios7 on iPhone 4s

Recently I received a refurbished iPhone 4s running ios 7. The speaker sound does not work in some applications. For example videos from the Photos app play no sound. However, the ringtone works. ...
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Unlock Verizon 4S iPhone

I just purchased used iPhone 4S from a Verizon customer in the United States. I would like to unlock it and take it to Europe and use it on a GSM network. How can I do this? Phone info: iPhone 4S ...
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Loss of contacts and calendar on iPhone 4s with iOS 7.0.3 update

I did the latest software update a few days ago and just this morning without changing anything, I lost a lot of contacts and my calendar is empty. I have never synced my iPhone with iTunes or iCloud. ...
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iPhone 4s and iCloud only partially syncing

I'm having trouble syncing -- my iCloud and iPhone 4s (running iOS 5.1.1) only partially sync with one another. I.e., new entries sync, as do changes to contacts that appear in both. BUT… I have ...
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iPhone and iCloud

We have changed our Apple ID several times and now we want to start using iCloud. The account ID is under an old Email account. How do I change to our new Apple ID Email account?
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How can I restore deleted contacts from iPhone 4s?

My wife and I both have 4s models and we both downloaded iOS 7 and now we have all contacts (hers and mine) on both phones. I started to delete some of hers on my phone and it deleted the same ...
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Restore Nickname in Game Center

I was prompted to choose a new nickname when I started Backflip Slots. I'm not sure how why this request appeared. Without thinking I chose a new nickname. Now my game data is lost. While in my ...
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People keep recieving facetime calls from my phone but I have not called them, Also when when they answer it is a different person. what has happened?

I have received texts from people saying they have missed facetime calls from me when I have not called them. Also, today y girlfriend received a facetime call from me and when the call connected ...
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Mobile internet doesn't work

I have an iPhone 4s that is locked, but I'm using a Gevey SIM. Just recently I transfered from one operator to another and I can't get my internet to work, while everything is fine once I'm on Wi-Fi. ...
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Apple hardware iPhone 4s SIM card

Can I set up my new iPhone with the SIM card it came with and then switch back to my old SIM card next week? Will it change my phone number or change anything on my phone at all?
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iPhone 4S freezing after ios7 update

My iPhone 4S is lagging/ freezing an unbearable amount of time, glad to know resetting will help. However, Will resetting the iPhone 4S cause any data loss?
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How do you force quit an application in iOS 7?

In iOS 6 and below I could double tap the home button, tap and hold an app, and click the red - to close an application(s). In iOS 7 this does not work. How can I restart an app that's exploding ...
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iPhone 4S I did upgrade and hate it, want to go back [duplicate]

If I can't go back I'm getting rid of iPhone for droid, any help would be appreciated. My iPhone and all upgrades are legal, just hate new upgrade... Please help me Terry
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Change to a second language dictionary while readinjg

I need a French dictionary as a second choice when I read French text on my iPhone. I am not able to invoke a French dictionary when I select a French word as I do when I am reading English. Is this ...
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My 4S won't see my wife's new 5S as iMessage-capable — how to fix?

I have a 4S at iOS 7.0.2. My wife had a 3G (yes, that old :) and today received her 5S which has been updated to iOS 7.0.2. When I send a message to her phone number it is continuing to be sent as ...
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Blocking messages on iPhone and iPad

If I block someone on my iPhone will I stop receiving their messages on my iPad as well or do I have to block the number on both?
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Unlocking old Sprint iPhone 4s

I have an old Sprint iPhone 4s that hasn't been under contract for around a year now and I have a friend on T-Mobile whose contract doesn't end for another year. He still has a flip phone so I want to ...
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Which carriers will my unlocked AT&T iPhone 4s work with?

I purchased a subsidized AT&T iPhone 4s in October 2011 (model MC922LL/A). I just unlocked the phone through AT&T's unlock website and received an email confirmation. I have backed up and ...
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What to do about broken WiFi on iPhone 4S after iOS 7 update?

Several iPhone 4S owners have noticed a problem with their WiFi not working after upgrading to iOS 7. It appears to be both a software problem (our phones have been working for nearly two years with ...
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Upgraded to iOS 7 “Could not activate phone”

I have an iPhone 4S and I just upgraded to iOS7 through itunes, but with an "unknown error". I restored it and now it's saying it can't activate the phone. Similar to this question here: iOS 7 ...
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Can't send iOS 7 exchange mail

All of a sudden my Exchange email addresses are no longer able to send mail under iOS 7. (They worked fine this morning and mail still comes through - just can't send). I have tried deleting the ...
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iPhone 4S iOS 7 Battery Drain

I have an iPhone 4S with iOS 7.0. Since the upgrade, my battery drains twice as fast. I have applied all the battery saving tips available on the internet (e.g. ...
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Iphone 4s upgrade to iOS7 - Calendar appointments are gone

Upgraded my iPhone 4s to iOS 7; now my calendar appointments are completely missing from the phone. And it will not add a new appointment - I enter the data and hit "Done" but when I go to view, it's ...
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My iPhone 4S power button is no longer functioning properly

As the title says, my iPhone 4S's power button has suddenly stopped "depressing", making it very hard to do push. I understand that Apple offers their own Limited Warranty for a year, but sadly ...
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Downgrading to a previous iOS version

I'm trying to downgrade my iPhone 4s from iOS 7 to iOS 6.1.3 as per this question. But every time I try, I always receive this error: The iPhone could not be restored. This device isn't eligible ...
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iTunes on iOS 7 Crashing

Since Friday 9/20/2013, when I try to open iTunes on my iPhone 4s (running iOS 7), it crashes. I was able to open it to do a search and purchase a song, but after it started downloading, it crashed. ...
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Message to non-iPhone phones

I have an iPhone 4S and an iPad2 (both on iOS 7). I have an unlimited data package and loads of calls & text messages each month. I tether my iPad via hotspot using bluetooth. Is there a way I ...
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iTunes song iPhone 4S

If I delete a song I got in iTunes from my iPhone 4S (IOS 6.3) do I have to pay again to download it? I have never sync with a PC or MAC, so it exists only in my iPhone.
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Alternative way to change volume

I have the volume + button broken, and if I click it, it may stuck itself and continuously increase the volume, so I avoid to use the + button. I tried the assistive touch, but it's incredibly ...
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How to depict your name on your iPhone's lock screen?

Before upgrading to iOS 7 from iOS 6, I had the wallpaper of my iPhone 4S lock screen show my name, address, and email address. Just in case somebody found my phone and was willing to see it returned. ...
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iPhone 4S iOS7 passcode problem

I just recently updated my iPhone 4S to iOS7 and it was pretty much okay at first. After I turned on the passcode for lockscreen I am now unable to unlock my iPhone. I was so sure I put the correct ...
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Keyboard extremely sluggish on iOS7 with iPhone 4s

I've upgraded to iOS7 on my iPhone 4s. The keyboard, regardless of what I am doing, either texting or entering email, is extremely sluggish - 5 second interval between keystrokes. What are some ways ...
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What features of iOS 7 are available to iPhone 4S users?

What features from iOS 7 are available on the iPhone 4S? Is it any more sluggish that iOS 6?
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Updating iphone 4s OS 5.1.1 to ANYTHING more current 6.1.1? 7.0?

I have not updated my iphone 4s since the day I got it. I am still on IOS 5.1.1. I jailbroke the phone when i first got it, but the jailbreak was outdated and stopped working so I deleted it off the ...