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Missing contacts.

Yesterday I signed into find my friends on iCloud using iphone5 but woke up this morning only to find my contact list empty. How can I fix this please
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Problem with iTunes Store and updating WhatsApp

So the problem is that I have an iPhone5 from my cousin, and yesterday I got a messages in WhatsApp from friends but I couldn't open WhatsApp. It said that I need to update WhatsApp. I went to the App ...
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Where are Passcode Settings for ios 9.2.1 on iphone 5c

The location for these options is a mystery. Related questions show "General | Touch ID and Passcode" . But my phone only has Sounds Passcode The latter only allows changing the passcode .. but ...
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How to disable the “this cable or accessory is not certified” message on iPhone?

The message "this cable or accessory is not certified and may not work reliably with this iPhone" pops up whenever I use a 3rd party USB cable for it. It's really annoying, because then I'd have to ...
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iPhone 5c with 9.2.1 can make outgoing calls but doesn't receive incoming

My wife, son and daughter all have the exact same 5c with 9.2.1 but my daughter's phone has developed an issue when you can't call in to her phone. She can call out as much as she likes and the ...
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Problems with opening Music app on iPhone [duplicate]

I can't anymore open my Music on iPhone (iOS 9.2.1). When pushing on the icon see the following picture (attachment). Any ideas? :) Was trying to go to Settings/iCloud/ but it seems everything fine ...
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iPhone 5s, lost Saturday, asking a question about stolen phones that I don't think anyone is asking

Details had it at restaurant lunch, may have had it at my only stop on way home (ice cream counter), after being home 30 minutes looked in car & didn't see it. Called it, straight to voicemail. ...
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Can I trust Apple support and share my password?

I have problem with iCloud backup on my iPhone. After several calls to the Russian department of Apple support they suggest me to change my AppleID password temporarily to an test password proposed by ...
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How to get Apple News App in iPhone 5 (India)

I have iPhone 5 and iOS 9.2 installed right now in my phone but still i am not getting Apple News app in my phone. Can any one let me know how can I get that application on my iPhone 5 (India).
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Errors restoring iPhone 5

iPhone 5 getting BSOD and red screen too. Tried hard reset, now trying DFU "Default Firmware Update" restore. When I try this iTunes tells me: Your iPhone can't be updated; you must restore it to ...
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Unable to delete Video on iPhone 5

I recently transferred a video of around 1GB on my iPhone after synching it from iTunes. It's in my camera roll but I don't see Delete option available. However, I have 1 min video (other one) in my ...
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Unable to make outgoing calls [duplicate]

My iPhone 5 which I bought a year ago shows "Call Failed" whenever I hit "send", it doesn't matter which number I'm dialing. I can get incoming calls, FaceTime calls, messages, and apps are working ...
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Sorting Music by Artist

I haven't found this question elsewhere. Background: I have an iPhone 5 with the most up-to-date software on it at the time of this posting (iOS 9.2). In the Music app, under My Music, I want to ...
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Can .html files sent as attachments be opened and run on iPhone5 (OS9.2)

I write a simple front-end web page. Fully self-contained in the usual CSS3/JS/HTML5 format. It works in XCode simulation. I e-mail it as an attachment to a (long suffering) relative with an iPhone5 ...
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Manually Draining iPhone Battery When iPhone is in Restore Mode

I have an old iPhone 5 that is unable to be restored. I am still trying to restore the iPhone with iTunes 12.3.1 on a MacBook Pro 15" w/ Retina running OS X El Capitan. Things I tried to resolve this ...
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Just loaded new update on iPhone and music will not work

Just loaded new software on iPhone 5s and now music will not work. When I select the music icon and nothing happens. The music background page comes up and nothing else.it will not move past the ...
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How do I know if I've copied a photo from camera roll to album?

Let's say I have 500 images that can be categorized in 5 albums: cars, houses, vacations, family. So I went to my camera roll, selected about 100 images related to "cars" and added them to folder ...
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iTunes updated my iPhone 5c to 9.1 but now iTunes on my PC wont connect to my phone

I have updated my iPhone 5c to iOS 9.1 When I try to connect it to my iTunes Library I get a message that the iPhone can't be used as it requires a newer version of iTunes. iPhone and iTunes are ...
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My ipod is stolen, will i be able to retain progress on games

My ipod 5 got stolen and I was wondering if, when I get a new device (iPhone 5s) will I be able to keep my progress on the games on my ipod that I have through game centre. I'm hoping that when I get ...
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iOS contacts issue

I've got an odd thing going on with my contacts. In contacts I can only see about 6 names (I had loads) and all my SMS's are now showing numbers in the history when they used to be names, however if I ...
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iPad rings without call on the iPhone?

My iPhone rings so does my iPad when I gets call which is normal thing. But recently my iPad got started ringing without any display number or any change in display, it was just sound(I was watching ...
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App Store and Apps randomly disappearing (iphone 5)

The past few days my Apps, including the App Store itself, disappear after opening up the "find my iphone" and/or skype apps. Either the apps crash or something and then all the other apps are just ...
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iphoto and iphone

I transferred my photos from the iphone to my mac. questions: 1. How do I copy, transfer or delete more than 1 at the same time?to a new carpet, album or usb? 2. Once in my mac computer i need to ...
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How to change the multitasking view in iOS 9?

So I just made the jump from iOS 7 to 9 (I know, big jump) and I'm already thrown off by the switched multitasking view. I don't mind the overlapping idea, but the big difference is that the apps ...
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Backups references missing in iTunes but exist in \MobileSync\Backups\ folder?

Backups references missing in iTunes but exist in \MobileSync\Backups\ folder? Where & how does iTunes store its reference to the backups? Is there a way I can re-add those references into ...
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I bought a iPhone 5, but didn't know the home screen was locked [duplicate]

I bought a used iPhone 5 not knowing it was locked. What do I do,I've tried to restore it by holding the power an home button but it's still locked.
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My (unbroken) iPhone won't turn on!

I have an iPhone 5. The only issue it's had is that the battery life wasn't so great as it once was... until now. Earlier the battery went flat and it switched to this screen Totally normal. So I ...
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On my deactivated iPhone 5 [duplicate]

What functions & apps will work on my iPhone 5 after I get a new phone ? i.e. Can I still get apps from App Store ? Can I still use email? Still use google calendar? Any other things that will ...
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iPhone 5, iOS 8.3 Alarm not ringing

I have a jailbroken iPhone 5 running iOS 8.3 and before anyone says that jailbreaking is the reason for causing this, I can assure you that it isn't. I've tested this in Safe Mode and the bug still ...
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Text Messaging Dots

If I sent 2 text messages to 2 different people within a few minutes of each other and returned to one of those conversations and saw the dot bubbles like I was getting a response, and then received ...
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Handoff and Instant Hotspot with El Capitan on MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013)?

after upgrade to El Capitan, I don't get Instant Hotspot and Handoff to work (I am particularly interested in the possibility to make phone calls using my iPhone 5 from my Mac). It was working on ...
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iOS 9.0.2 made my iPhone 5 stuck on “connect to itunes” screen

I decided to download iOS 9.0.2 for my iPhone 5. When the download finished it was stuck on a screen I have never seen before. Here's a picture: When I plug it into my pc, iTunes doesn't find my ...
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I deleted the app Balance My Checkbook and need info that was in it

I have deleted the app Balance My Checkbook off of my iPhone 5. I think I backed up my phone on my computer a few weeks ago, would it be on that? I really need the info back that was inputted. Can ...
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I tried to turn on Calendars on my phone and I still cannot add new appointments [duplicate]

How do I add new appointments to my Calendar on my iPhone after updating the software?
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How to copy photos from Photo app to Win7 - iPhone5

I have been strugling with this for a few hours yesterday and still can't figure it out. Here's what happened: 1. I cut/paste photos from iPhone's Internal Storage (Camera Roll) to PC at work (using ...
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Iphone 5 Constant Battery Problem (After replacing it 4 times)

I bought an iphone 5 when it first came out. It worked perfectly fine for about a year, then the battery started to really lose its capacity, it would last only a couple hours, as time passed it ...
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change or deactivate iOS 9 newsfeed on the search screen

I have an iPhone 5 and just updated to iOS 9 (all german). What I really do not like is the content of the newsfeed that is presented to me on the search screen. How can I change what content is ...
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Apple Watch Sport and Health app

I want to add my data to Health app from my Apple Watch sport. When I enter Health app I see, sorry for the Italian image: it means: Change the settings related to health data of this device in ...
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IOS 6.4 on an iphone 5 and the email ceased to work

"It can not be updated." That is the only reason it is still running IOS 6.4 and not the newest. Inherently you would expect problems, and the answer would be; update it. But this iPhone 5 apparently ...
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Charging an iPhone 5/6 using an iPad charger. 1000mA? [duplicate]

I wonder how much current an iPhone draws from an iPad charger. An iPad charger can provide 2000mA+, which is way more than what an iPhone draws from an iPhone charger. Does it draw 1000mA or less, ...
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iPhone 5 not receiving certain texts

About a week ago my iPhone 5 stopped receiving texts from certain contacts. They receive my texts and can call me but cannot text me. I restored the phone and also reset network connections. Nothing ...
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How can I figure out the culprit with internet hiccups my wife is experiencing?

I'm having a hard time figuring out why my wife hates our internet connection. She says that it times out on her throughout the day. This happens both on the laptop and phone. She uses FireFox and ...
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iPhone 5 will not ring, it only vibrates

I have my iPhone 5 set on "Vibrate on Ring" and the volume is not on mute, but when someone calls, it only vibrates. I've included it in Notifications Center, but that doesn't seem to do anything. Do ...
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iPhone 5 and updates from my Hotmail.com account

Just got my new iPhone issued to me at work. When I put in my Hotmail.com address it automatically attached all those contacts to my phone. Since that time I have gone into the Hotmail.com contacts ...
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Restoring iPhone 5 fails - error 2001?

I've just moved to the States and a family member kindly passed on an old AT&T iPhone 5. The trouble is that it's stuck in a reset loop. When I go into recovery mode and try to restore the phone, ...
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Any risk to using an active SIM card to activate an old iPhone 5?

My boss recently bought an iPhone 5. She does not plan to use any calling/texting features on it, she only wants to use an app called PureAudioPro from the app store on it (essentially she will treat ...
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Will my iphone insurance company know that I found the old one (which I was supposed to return if found) if I put a new sim card in it?

I don't know if this belongs on Ask Different, but I reckoned it does because the core of the question involves the SIM card and apple company data. My father got traveller's insurance from Asurion ...
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Can I erase a missing device to iCloud after removing it from My Devices?

I had to return a dead iPhone to my phone carrier, so I needed to 1) erase the phone, and 2) remove it from the Find My iPhone app on my iCloud account. The phone is still in my possession for a day ...
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Why is my screen bowing out on my iPhone 5?

Why is my screen popping out of my iPhone 5? And how can I fix it? Update: I fixed it! Here is what the old battery looked like:
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How do I whitelist a domain in iOS restrictions web filter?

Turning on iOS restrictions (Settings - General - Restrictions) and the web filter inside (probably "Websites - Restrict adult content" or something similar in English), I tried whitelisting ...