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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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My iPhone 5 is not working at all [on hold]

Since yesterday evening my iPhone 5 is not working at all. Not even its display. It used to have problems charging earlier. I read one post and changed the charging point. My device also used to ...
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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?
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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 ...
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iphone 5 icloud backup cannot be made

my iphone5 cannot make any backups anymore. My last backup is from june 2015. I have checked if: I have enough space in icloud (about 3gb) the size of the backup (approximately 790 mb) removed ...
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Family Sharing between iPhone 5 and iPhone 6 very slow

My wife and I use the Family Sharing function to share some of our pictures between our two iPhones. My wife is using my old iPhone 5 and I'm using the new iPhone 6. Family Sharing works fine ...
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Can't install any app, App Store asks for money [duplicate]

Now, for every new application, even those free ones,I have to confirm for pay money. And then App Store asks to enter my credit card information. If I disagree and hit "Cancel", installation process ...
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IPhone app to block callers at specific times?

Is there an app or any other way on an iPhone 5 to block a given caller at specified times? Specifically, work keeps calling at all times of the day, every day. Is there a way to send their calls ...
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How can I be notified when my boyfriend tracks my iPhone?

I have nothing to hide, I don't need to fake my position, but I would like to know how often my boyfriend checks where I am. Is it possible to be notified when he checks on me? In the country where I ...
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Should I just snap this metal bit off my iPhone 5?

I'm trying to replace my iPhone 5 battery, but there's this one stupid stripped screw that won't come out of the bottom metal battery cover. Would it be a bad idea to just cut that metal cover off, ...
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Tell if screen is original or replacement on iPhone 5

I recently bought a iPhone 5 on eBay. Now I'm suspicious if the screen is the original one or a replacement. Is there a way I can clarify my concernings? The screen has problems to recognize my ...
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Which part of my iPhone 5 screen should I take off?

I'm trying to replace my iPhone 5 battery, but first I have to take my screen off. My screen appears to be glued shut on the right side, but from what I can see of the inside of it, it looks very ...
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iPhone 5 screen appears to be using one screw and glue instead of two screws

My iPhone 5 was used when I got it about a year and a half ago, but it appeared to be in perfect condition. However, today I was trying to take the screen off and at that point I noticed it only has ...
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Call Forwarding

my iphone 5 will not let me select a number to forward too. I goes to the screen and I put in a number then it does not have a save button or anything it just has a back button.
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iphone - is the hotspot isolated (can you see other devices)?

When I turn on the Apple hotspot feature, is it an isolated network, or can I see other devices on it? Can I use it to connect a third device to a Chromecast? As in tablet -> iPhone with hotspot ...
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How can I remove Mutiple folders containing multiple “Local Disk” entry's?

Using mainly Win7, after several IOS updates the internal storage now contains 9 cryptical named folders and each of these folders contains multiple entry's of "Local Disk". I have done several ...
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Restore a repaired iPhone 5 from backup

I had a ton of problems with my iPhone 5. I backed it up and took it to the Apple Store. I got a loaner while getting it fixed and put the latest iPhone backup on loaner phone. Then I got my iPhone ...
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Updating from iOS 6 to 8

I currently have a 16 GB iPhone 5, with about 1.2 GB available storage. It's still on iOS 6 (I know, right?!) and I figured it's about time to update. Under software update, it says iOS 8.4 is 1.2 GB. ...
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“sent” items that don't appear on the phone

I use GoDaddy email and all inbox, sent, trash email has been deleted from my email account, but my phone still says there are 370 "sent" messages in the account. When I open "sent" there is nothing ...
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Different UI for same version of YouTube official iOS app

I have the same version (10.22.11614) of the official YouTube app in my iPhone 6 and iPhone 5, but the UI is not same in both of my phones. My iPhone 5 has the new material design and my iPhone 6 ...
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iPhone does not upload photos to iCloud via Wi-Fi

Since I upgraded to 200 GB iCloud storage and started to use the new Photo app I have now been able to backup any from my iPhone via iCloud to my Mac. My iPhone also stopped sharing my iPhone photos ...
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I bought 200GB of ICloud Storage, iCloud Settings shows 200GB, but the iCloud Storage tab says I have 4GB [closed]

When I try to backup my Iphone it will take more than two hours and still not be halfway completed. My phone is only 32Gb with 6GB of free space. What's the problem with my IPhone?
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How can I remote control music on my computer from my iPhone?

I want to change, play or pause my music using my iPhone while it is playing on my laptop.
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iPhone 5c iCloud reset or delete [duplicate]

My mother passed away and left her phone to my daughter. We had to reset the phone to clear her password. Now it's asking for iCloud activation and password to activate. How do I reset this or ...
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How do I maintain photo filters (e.g. Noir) when transferring from iPhone to iPhoto on MacBook?

I love using my 5c photo filters but when I go to download photos into iPhoto on my MacBook Pro from my iPhone, the filters disappear. All my photos end up in color. How do I maintain the filters?
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Is this iPhone alert Trojan/Malware?

Once in a while I get this bizarre behavior on my iPhone 5's screen with iOS 8.3.1. (The button says 'Approve' - in Hebrew). I can't say if its SMS/MMS or something else. But it feels like Malware. ...
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Access both Hotmail and Gmail from iPhone

When I open the Mail app on my iPhone, it has been going to my Hotmail (this was good). I just downloaded the app for Gmail, and now the Mail icon sends me to Gmail (okay). How can I access both ...
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How can I disable the iPhone restrictions code?

I have forgotten my restrictions code. Can anyone please tell me if there is anyway I can change it without resetting the phone. I have tried updating it and have contacted technical support and they ...
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Unlock iPhone 5 help

I have an iPhone 5 through Virgin Mobile USA. They say cannot unlock it due to "not having the technology", they say they can only unlock iPhone 5c and 5s. They did however give me the code which is ...
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Passcode works to unlock phone BUT can't change/disable passcode. Help?

For a friend: Passcode works to unlock phone but it can't be disabled or changed (it just shows X failed login attempts) Already tried: - icloud/findmyiphone wipe (doesn't work) This is an odd ...
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Notification Center stuck in landscape orientation

This screenshot pretty much says it all: Notification Center seems stuck in landscape mode, based on the height and horizontal distance from the edge to the center pulldown arrow. The date and ...
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Wrong email given when trying to update apps

When trying to update my whatsapp version, the email that is provided when required to input my password is incorrect? I am also unable to change it my correct email??
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Mophie juice pack is being drained too fast?

I have an iPhone 5 with iOS 8 installed. Sometimes, when I charge the iPhone with a mophie Juice Pack Case for iPhone 5, the power of the battery pack gets drained up in merely 5 seconds. This does ...
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iOS 7 I want iOS 8 latest version

When I click on software update the little working icon shows up and all it does is spin and spin like it's working but the software latest version never pops up so that I can download and install. ...
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How to restore a stolen iPhone 5 after being found?

My iPhone 5 was stolen and I erased and removed it via iCloud. After three days I found it and want to active it again. What is the procedure for recovering the content and activating it again?
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iPhone 5 Delete Unread Mail

Even though my inbox shows no mail, there is a note at the bottom of the screen that shows "787 Unread". How can I clear or delete that note?
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Earbuds damaged by iPhone?

Yesterday I plugged Apple earbuds into my iPhone 5 and the sound from the right speaker was very low, almost mute. Assuming something was wrong with them and having just lost the 3rd party earbuds I ...
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How can I force the Calendar app to update the synchronization with Google Calendar?

How can I force the Calendar app to update with the newest items in my Google Calendar? I still see an item in my phone calendar which is gone from my Google calendar, even after a few days. Also, it ...
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Is safe battery replacement for iPhone 5?

My iPhone 5's (bought on January 2013) battery life is now something about 5-6 hours. I found some possibilities how to buy new battery and replace it. Does anybody have some experiences with this ...
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Public Wi-Fi connection difficulty

My iPhone 5 will not connect to some public Wi-Fi connections. I have found that if I turn off cellular data it will usually connect. It is as if the two are competing. Anyone know why this happens or ...
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Long message were splits into multiple

I'm not sure, if it is a right place to ask this question or not. I received one long message from my friend on WhatsApp, now I was trying to forward it to my other friends, when I did, I got popup ...
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Hotspot failure from my iPhone 5 to my iPhone 3Gs

Why does my iPhone 3Gs drop the hotspot connection it has with my iPhone 5 when I leave my house even when my iPhone 5 is in my other pocket? They connect fine when I'm at home... I'm very confused
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How to tell if iPhone's SIM port is working even though it's locked?

Is there any way to know if my phone's SIM port is working, even though it's locked to Sprint and I don't have access to a Sprint SIM? I tried using another one but it says "no sim" instead of "no ...