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Can I buy a used iPhone 5 from eBay and use it as an iPod Touch?

I'm planning on buying a second-hand iPhone 5 from eBay and then using it as an iPod Touch (when the time comes, I'd like to activate it and use it as an iPhone). I'm not sure how activation works, ...
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How do I tell if my AT&T iPhone 5 is unlocked?

I requested AT&T to unlock my iPhone 5 at http://att.com/deviceunlock . I got an email saying that my device may be unlocked. According to the instructions in AT&T's email, I need to do an ...
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Syncing without deleting

I got mt iPhone last september, and I never synced it to a computer. If i do so now will it erase everything on my iPhone or can i just do it? My sister says you can just as long as I havent synced it ...
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Convert iphone 4 to iphone 5 connector

I need a 30pin (iphone 4) to lightning (iphone 5) with a long cable (1m) between the 2 ends. Does such a thing exist?
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How do I make a contact in Google Contacts show up on my phone?

I have my Google Contacts synched with my phone. I see all my contacts except the one that I need. I can go to https://www.google.com/contacts/#contact/18f963d78b764fd6 and see the contact in my ...
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Unable to send mail in iPhone Mail app

Whenever I try to send any text mail or a mail which contains attachments, they are directly sent to Outbox and stay there as Unsent mail. I have even tried to reconfigure my mailbox but it didn't ...
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Is it possible for a new iPhone 5 to have an expired warranty?

So, I am going to buy a new iPhone 5 (not in an authorized apple store, since it's no longer sold there), but when I checked the serial number on the back of the box here, it said that the warranty ...
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Old email address [duplicate]

I have changed my iCloud email address and password, however, when I tried to download an app, it still has my really old email address (deleted years ago) and keeps asking for the password- now I ...
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in terms of battery life for the iphone 5, which battery is better? 3.8v1440mAh or 3.8v1560mAh?

ok so if I have this right milli Amp hour= mAh, Whr = Watt hour, and v = Volt is charge capacity? Where is potential discharge or work capacity and V is the rate at which the "work" is being done?
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Are iphone 5 earphones compatible with iphones 3G and 4s?

Are the earphones that come with an iphone 5 compatible with iphones 3 and 4?
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Rotation lock on a iPhone 5

How can I find the rotation lock switch on a iPhone 5? It is lock and does not rotates the pictures when I rotate the phone.
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I would like to delete all the contents on my Iphone but the LCD and touch sensitivity is gone. What should I do?

I already did a back up before and now I would like to delete all the contents on my iPhone, but the LCD and touch sensitivity accidentally went gone and blacked out. What should I do? Before the ...
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iPhone 5: How do I sync contacts with Gmail?

I've updated to an iPhone 5 (from an iPhone 4). Google changed the way it handles free accounts and iOS--namely they don't support the Exchange protocol anymore. To remedy the mail issue, I'm not ...
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How can i Get Tunes to recognize my Iphone 5

Itunes no longer recognizes my Iphone 5 whether by USB, Bluetooth or WiFi. Although my computer shows the phone to be paired and configured correctly, it does not show up in the Itunes device listing. ...
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Does leaving LTE on when LTE service is unavailable drain the battery faster?

The iPhone 5-series phones all support LTE but if I only have a contract for 3G service will my iPhone battery drain faster because it's always trying to find an an LTE-capable signal? Can I stop it ...
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What is Tri-band 2G CDMA (800 (CDMA over ESMR), 850, 1900 MHz) in Iphone 5 CDMA model?

In this page http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iphone_5, it said iPhone 5 CDMA model (A1429) support "Tri-band 2G CDMA (800 (CDMA over ESMR), 850, 1900 MHz)." So what does it means? So before iPhone5, ...
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“Unable to Download App” on iOS 7.1.1

I am not able to download any app from the App Store on my iPhone 5 which is running iOS 7.1.1. I have been getting the following error since last week when attempting to download an app.
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iPhone 5 and iPad Air calendar Time Zones

My calendar on both my iPhone 5 and iPad Air is beyond screwed up. The most common problem is that an entry moves from the time I set for it. I live in France but I purchased the phone in New York. I ...
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Messages with pictures sent between iPhones are not received

My wife & I both have iPhone 5s. If she sends me pictures via text messaging they they never come through to me. I don't get an x or white box or anything. I wouldn't even know she sent one if she ...
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Is it possible to know the last time my iphone was online?

My iphone was stolen about two months ago and the company wants to know the date which I lost it. Is it possible to recover information to the last time it was turned on?
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Can the thief erase and clear my iPhone before “Find My iPhone” has a chance to detect its location?

I have lost my iPhone5 and had a sick feeling that the phone has been erased and cleared before Find my IPhone has even had the chance to detect it. Is this possible?
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Phone calls cause apps to delete

Every time my son gets a call on his iPhone all his apps & everything get deleted. Why does ths keep happening? This is his 3rd new phone and it keeps happening. He restores it then someone will ...
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Apple ID Conflict With iCloud Locked iPhone

I recently decided to restore my iPhone to the latest iOS 7.1.1 and got stomped by a serious problem. Its an iPhone 5 and when I got it, I had it linked with an Apple ID/email I no longer have ...
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Iphone 5 low battery settings with wifi

Are there any special Iphone 5 low battery settings with wifi? Today I was using my iphone and the wifi magically turned off by itself. I figured it was just having trouble finding the wifi so I went ...
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No Simcard installed - iPhone 5

I've got an iPhone 5 running the latest iOS 7 version. (I don't feel like testing the first pre-released iOS 8). The iPhone randomly displays me "No sim card installed" in a pop-up and I have no ...
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Unlocking an iPhone 5 [duplicate]

I bought an iPhone 5 from a CraigList guy here in the U.S and sent it back to overseas for my mom as a gift! Now it turns out it is Locked under ATT. I know we can go to ATT website and request an ...
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iPhone was unable to locate for nearly five hours on find My Iphone app on a synced device.

How can I find out when my Iphone was turned off, and it's location during the time it was turned off?
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How to check the frequency bands of 3G and LTE carriers to make sure they are supported by iPhone 4s, 5, 5s, 5c?

Suppose you am living outside US & you want to buy iphone like 4s,5, 5s,5c in US. Then How can you check the frequency bands of 3G and 4G LTE carriers (in the place u r living) to make sure they ...
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How to stop Siri from playing undownloaded purchased songs

Here is an interesting one: I have 264 purchased songs downloaded on my iPhone If I go "Songs > Shuffle" it goes 1 of 264 If I go "Siri > Play songs shuffled" it goes 1 of 456 So basically, if I ...
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Iphone 5s calender

It is not possible to enter new appointments on the calendar. In the option to select different calendars, there is only the birthday calendar. How do i switch the other calendars on?
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How to text a message to a number on an iPhone?

On my iPhone 5, how do I text a message to a number? I am trying to send the words "HELLO WORLD" TO 888765?
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Iphone 5 available networks

I know the Iphone 5 can use LTE and 4g on both GSM and CDMA. I have seen it use At&t E which is apparently called At&t EDGE and like a 2g. It seems even slower than dialup. Does the iphone 5 ...
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iPhone 4S and 5 freezes after not answering 2 calls

I'm having some issues after receiving 2 calls from anyone. So this is how it happened: (NOTE: This errors happens when my iphone is locked and the screen is turned off) Sometimes people call me ...
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When I put a full cover case on my iphone 5, the microphone sound is muffled

I have an iPhone5 with a Bolkin armor-style case. It has been widely reported that these full-protection cases have caused outgoing audio to become muffled and extremely quiet. I have read that this ...
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iPhone 5 flashlight strength

After having had my bag stolen, I am putting together a new EDC kit, and am wanting to include a flashlight. I want it to be at least as powerful as that featured on the iPhone 5. Does anyone know how ...
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What causes LCD yellowing

I have an iPhone5 and I have now had the display replaced twice by an Apple Store. But I get a yellow spot in the LCD in the same spot each time. What could cause this?
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iPhone 5 does not work while charging

My iPhone 5 does not respond to swipes and gestures on the touch screen, while charging. The buttons work fine. What is this issue, I have on 2 iPhone 5 devices - so not only one. Rebooting does not ...
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iPhone 5 battery draining very quickly

Can I please have some ideas about why my iPhone battery is draining so quickly? I close my apps when I'm finished using them, I turn off my Bluetooth and wifi when not using them. I don't know what ...
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iPhone 5 stuck on spinning wheel (power button does not work)

I have a jailbroken iPhone 5. I accidentally tried to reset my settings through my phone instead of iTunes. It has been stuck on the spinning wheel since 10am today (it is now 6:44pm). I've been told ...
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Where are iOS7 system wallpapers?

Where are iOS7 system wallpapers in the file system? P.S. accessible with iFile or ssh (jailbroken). e.g. /var/mobile/...
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iOS 7 settings usage shows no data for Videos app even though there are 1 GB

I've noticed that when going into iPhone Settings → General → Usage, Videos app has no data written instead of showing the 1 GB of videos I've uploaded through iTunes. Why is that? The remaining space ...
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How to tell if an iphone is hacked and how to prevent it?

A friend of mine said he thinks his iPhone has been hacked. How do you find out if it has been and more importantly how do you stop it? Update: He called me up because his girlfriend says things ...
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iphone 5 merged mail contacts become unmerged

I have linked all my contacts phone numbers and their e-mail addresses from Hotmail together to see their phone numbers and mail addresses in one place. After a while ı found out that all separated ...
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Jailbreaking a stolen iPhone 5S after remote wipe from Find My iPhone

My iPhone 5S was stolen and I used Find My iPhone App to remote wipe it. Can someone still jailbreak that phone and use it as a new phone?
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iPhone 5 on 7.0.6 recognizes AT&T (and other Carriers), but displays No Bars and is “searching for service”

Background Info My son purchased a used iPhone 5 iOS 7.0.6 from a friend. The AT&T contract was expired. He goes to school in another State, so he switches SIMs as he travels between home and ...
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How to restore my iPhone when iTunes keeps returning an error 2001?

My iPhone 5 won't boot anymore and when I plug it in my MacBook, it goes to recovery mode (cable logo => iTunes logo). So I tried to restore it using iTunes but I keep getting this error Any idea ...
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Does a locked/unlocked Sprint iPhone 5 work in India with the Airtel network?

Can I use the locked/unlocked Sprint iPhone 5 with a GSM carrier (Airtel) in India with both calling and cellular data working properly? Also, how about the Sprint/Verizon phones with bad ESN? Do ...
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What's the best adhesive to use when reattaching an iPhone 5 home button?

I've carried out a couple of repairs on my iPhone 5 over the last fortnight, including replacing the screen. I detached the home button from its mounting in the original screen, and placed it in the ...
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Is it possible to disable cellular data use?

If I buy the 250MB monthly data plan and share with my wife, but use WiFi for 98% of the monthly usage, will this work for us? We are retired and home all day. I keep hearing that the iPhone will use ...
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iPhone 5 (a1429) is not giving an option to bypass an update on the start screen. How do I avoid the update?

When browsing the net the phone displayed a message saying there was a virus/Trojan on the phone and to press ok to remove it. The only option, other than to press ok, was to shut the phone off. ...