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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, e....
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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 wikipedia....
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Cannot make iCloud backup with iPhone 5

My iPhone 5 cannot make any backups anymore. My last backup is from June 2015. I have checked if: I have enough space in iCloud (about 3 GB). 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 normally,...
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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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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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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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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? [duplicate]

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? [duplicate]

I have forgotten my Restrictions passcode. Is there a way that I can change it without resetting the iPhone? I have tried updating it and have contacted Technical Support, but they suggested that I ...
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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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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??