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Problems with Group SMS

I have an iPhone 4S. Whenever I try to send a group message to people who have iMessage and people who don't, I either get replies from 1 person but I recieve it as an individual text message or I don'...
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Can't restore nor update iPhone 4S

Whenever I try to turn on my iPhone 4S, it comes out with the Apple logo for a few seconds and then turn off. Turning it on while holding the + button makes the iTunes screen appear. (The provided ...
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iPhone 4S 64GB not charging unless switched off

My iPhone is simply not charging unless I switch it off while it is already plugged in. I suspect it to be a software problem, as when its off it charges. Windows does not seem to recognize the device ...
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cellular network not working in iPhone 4S after update of iOS 8

I have iPhone 4S was working perfectly on iOS 7.0.1. After updating to 8.1.2, cellular networks fail often on my iPhone 4S. I've performed these steps: restore it from iTunes downgraded to 8.1.1 ...
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IPhone 4s getting hot

I two days ago got a second hand iphone 4s. I notice that when I start using it, it becomes hot on top right side (if you look from front) and on left top side (if you look from back) near back camera ...
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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 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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Can view email in outlook but not on iPhone, Mime-attachment

Hi can anyone tell me why emails originating from one company cannot be viewed on our companies iPhones / iPads but can be viewed in Outlook it shows the following screen: In Outlook the message ...
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Camera never flashes and cannot change from “Auto” to “On”

I am running iOS7 on my iPhone 4s. The camera's flash setting does not change from "Auto" when I tap it. The same is true for the HDR setting. Even when it should flash in "Auto" mode it does not. ...
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iCloud won't accept my password

iCloud won't accept my password even after going to iTunes and restoring data from iPhone. I cannot use my phone to call or receive calls. I have the iPhone 4S. What can I do?
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How to reduce System Services data usage

How to disabled my iPhone 4S system services? While I am using cellular data, System services take too much data. In two days it used 500 MB of my data pack.
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What are the technical differences between A1387 and A1431 iPhones

I know the A1387 model is sold elsewhere, and the A1431 in China, and they are both 4s, but I would like to know any technical differences between the two, i.e. what makes the China model different ...
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Can iPhone produce a ringtone sound in vibrate on silent and Do Not Disturb modes, or automatically switch on sounds when in Do Not Disturb?

Is there any way for the iPhone to produce a ringtone sound even if it is set to silent mode with "vibrate on silent" Sounds setting, particularly while also in Do Not Disturb mode? Here is a more ...
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Unlock iphone 4s

My iphone 4s was orignally with orange, latterly with virgin. I'd like to unlock to give it to my granddaughter to use wth o2. I no longer have the original sim. Is this possible ? I do have a virgin ...
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iPhone 4s can't be detected by iTunes

I'm connecting it to my laptop which is Windows 8 and I got the latest version of iTunes and is running on iOS 9.0.2, it was able to detect it at first then after a while it just suddenly stopped ...
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Unable to sign in with my Apple ID after updating my iPhone

I got a notification to update the software on my iPhone 4S (A1387), so I updated it. After updating completed, it asked to sign in with your Apple ID. I tried to sign in with my Apple ID, then it ...
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iPhone 4S iOS 7 deletes music by itself

My iPhone 4S (currently running iOS 7) seems to delete music by itself, if storage is getting low. The music has not been purchased in the iTunes store and it was manually copied to my phone. Is ...
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Phone gets really hot in certain spot when charging?

My iPhone 4s keeps getting really really hot in the top right corner when i start charging it. Its mainly along the top, near the turn off button, all down the right side, and near the camera on the ...
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What does the repair through Apple of the standby button of an iPhone 4S cost?

As the title states. Has anyone done such a repair by Apple? I asked Apple Care but they couldn't tell me a price. I don't have guarantee anymore.
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Tracking down the source of a flash and shutter sound effect that occurred during a video recording on an iPhone 4S

I need to find out whether this is possible on an iPhone 4S: while recording a video, is there anything the user can do (either accidentally or deliberately) to trigger the camera flash and the ...
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Can an iPhone be used without syncing to an Apple account?

I am attempting to loan my old iPhone 4s to a friend for her to use for apps such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Nothing else. She will not be connecting it to a phone number or carrier. However,...
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Looking at Earlier Browsing History on iPhone4s

I need to find a page I looked at maybe four months ago. It was really hard to find with the information on only that ONE website. I am doing a project on it now, but cannot find the correct ...
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Iphone out of space due to duplicate podcasts?

My iphone 4s (iOS 7.1.2) is out of storage space. After spending time pruning old podcasts from my iTunes manager, I began to 'browse' my iphone. I can see on my iPhone many identical podcasts. ...
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Opening Skype causes Spotify to pause playback since iOS 8.0.2

Prior to upgrading to iOS 8.0.2, I was able to set some music playing in Spotify, then press the home button, open Skype and message-away. Now when I launch Skype, Spotify pauses playback. This is ...
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Is it normal to have 500-900 MB of Other after restoring iPhone 4s?

I just had an iPhone 4S (8G) upgraded to iOS 7.1.2, and now, the capacity of my iPhone is 6.0GB. I restored my iPhone to factory settings via Restore iPhone in iTunes several times. I did not backup ...
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iPhone 4S won't (properly) install apps

My 3(?) year old iPhone 4S, which has admittedly hit the ground a few times, has developed a new problem: apps download, but do not install fully; the icons never show on the home screens, and in ...
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Why can't iphone 4S Siri rewind a podcast in the music app?

When I ask her to rewind she says Repeating the last 15 seconds. Hmm..., I can't seem to do that in 'Music' right now. This implies that she normally can.
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Audio randomly pausing on iPhone 4S

I have a recently developed a strange problem with my iPhone 4S. If I start playing audio (the two apps I've noticed this problem with are RSSRadio7 and Spotify, although I assume it affects other ...
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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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Draft emails on Spotlight Search

When I access my Drafts Gmail folder on my iPhone 4S, there are no saved mails in the draft. However, when I search under Spotlight Search, I get a bunch of emails I started writing once but never ...
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Problems with iPhone 4s rendering the media query properly

I have been working on this problem for awhile now. I think that I have the proper media query for the iPhone 4s (retina); however, the Safari Mobile will not render my stylesheet correctly. Most of ...
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Message: not enough computer space for iphone backup

My iPhone 4s won't backup. I receive the message: not enough space on computer. There is plenty of space on my mac, 220 gigabytes free.
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iPhone 4S chip overheating after replacing screen

I just bought a used iPhone 4S with cracked screen, and installed a new lcd with gold frame. Just after putting the phone together it starts overheating. I have not installed any apps since recovery (...
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iPhone opens applications or makes a call on its own

I have an iPhone 4s and when I am at work and it is charging (a generic charger) it will (intermittently) open applications that are on it or makes a phone call to a contact, usually the top number in ...
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Hotmail synced contact incoming name do not appear

I just bought an iPhone 4S and successfully managed to synchronize it with my Hotmail account, all in terms of mail, calendar and contacts. However, although my contacts are visible and accessible in ...
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How can I activate iPhone without a SIM card?

I've just changed the screen on an iPhone 4S with iOS 6.0.1. Everything went fine until I noticed that the phone was not detecting any SIM card. It doesn't matter what you do with the SIM bay, the ...
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iPhone 4s GLONASS usage

Is there a way to identify whether received data is from GPS satellites or GLONASS satellites in iPhone 4s? If so does the iPhone 4s indicate this to the user using any symbols on the screen? Please ...
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Unable to connect via USB since upgrading to iOS 6

I cannot connect my iPhone to my automobile's USB port after recently upgrading to iOS 6. I first noticed this in a rental car (and assumed the rental car's USB was malfunctioning). After returning ...
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Why don't Exchange Calendar invites automatically delete the associated email anymore?

In iOS5, whenever I'd receive a meeting calendar invite from a co-worker (working in Outlook), I'd get a pop-up notification as well as an email with the calendar invite attachment. If I accepted ...
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How do I sort the photos on my iPhone by timestamp?

I have a lot of photos on my iphone from a recent trip. The filenames are all similar (Nikon irritatingly only counting up to 1000, and I took 5000 photos), and while I've ensured there is no ...
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Photos i take on my iPhone are not appearing in the photostream on my PC

I have recently signed up to use iCloud after upgrading to a iPhone 4s. My accounts were all verified and downloaded on my PC. I use Windows 7. Everything appears to be working - I have been able to ...
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iMessage Sync - Inconsistent?

I have iMessage installed on my iPhone and both of my macs - but when I've read a message on my iPhone, it remains unread on both macs - although this does not happen the other way around. I get quite ...
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openURL not working?

I have my apache2 server running on my macbook pro and I have an ssh session into my iphone which runs on iOS 5.0.1. I have a folder "files" in my webroot which has a few mp3 files. When I try ...
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Most content does not sync when upgrading 3gs (iOS 4) to 4s (iOS 5)

I tried upgrading to an iPhone 4s. After starting the phone, I chose to restore from iTunes and it told me to connect via USB, which I did. It went through what appeared to be a normal sync process, ...
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iPhone 4s won't turn on, won't update, won't restore, stuck on recovery mode!

I was recently told to update a iPhone-4s from abroad (UK to Nepal). While downloading from OTA I noticed there was ios 8 already downloaded. However it didn't let me update it showing unknown error ...
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iphone 4s problem swich on

hi I made reset netvork setings on my iphone 4s now for about 30 min nothing happen. I can not turn on my iphone looks like block. just appears and disappears logo apple to my iphone. Thanks
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Why does iPhone 4S with 9.3.2 not store new phone contacts? Only 8GB of 12GB used

Since latest update to iOS 9.3.2 my 4S does not accept new contact phone numbers. I press the + sign, enter data, press done, and .....nada. The phone number does not appear under contacts. I only ...
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Can't download apps on my iPhone 4s

When I try to download an app it lets me put my password in. About 5 seconds later, the app icon disappears. The app icon that says Installing on the App Store disappears. I just got the iPhone 4s a ...
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How do I identify a good quality replacement battery for an iPhone?

My iPhone 4s battery was dying, so I replaced it (the battery). But the replacement battery (which was a cheap one from eBay) is pretty poor. The replacement battery looked exactly like the original ...
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Apps disappear from settings after 1 use

New problem occurring with iphone 4s. Under settings, it is possible to modify application settings. If I use the settings app once, exit and then return to the settings app again, a subset of the ...