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Why won't my MBP connect to Personal Hotspot via wifi?

I have not been able to connect my retina Macbook Pro to my iPhone 5s Personal Hotspot since upgrading to OSX 10.10 (Yosemite). While I can see the phone in the list of wifi APs under the "Personal ...
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unlocking iphone 5s on a different carrier

I own an iPhone 5s with iOS 8 (or above) locked to T-mobile carrier (USA), although I do not have the original sim. I am stuck on the setup page since I had reset the iPhone to factory setting and it ...
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iPhone 5s screen is dead but phone works. Was in lost mode, can't enter keypad code!

I lost my iPhone 5s and recovered it, but the screen was dead and no longer works. I put it in lost mode, didn't wipe it. Now that it is recovered, the phone works, receives calls, but I can't import ...
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Numbers Full Screen on iPhone

I have recently got an iPhone. I transferred some of my Numbers spreadsheets. I expected these to be smaller than on iPad and Mac, but 20% of the screen is used for menu and list of sheeets (even on a ...
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Receiving a SMS during a Facetime call, causes Facetime to drop and reconnect

I have a problem which happens quite repeatably: If i am having a Facetime call and someone sends me a SMS message, the Facetime call drops and says "Reconnecting". (Receiving an iMessages is fine ...
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Use mp3 in My Music as a ring tone

I just got an iPhone5S and want to use an mp3 I have in My Music as a ring tone. How can I do this. The manual only seems to talk about purchasing tones. EDIT I have made a 40 second m4r file and it ...
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Are all Verizon iPhone 5S are GSM Unlocked globally?

I am getting an iPhone 5S, Verizon version from USA and I plan to use it in India (on a GSM network). I read that Verizon iPhone 5S are GSM unlocked globally and can be used anywhere in the World. Is ...
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Why do you need a SIM to “activate” an iPhone

Why do you need a SIM to "activate" an unlocked iPhone, even to use with iTunes? What happens if you use a SIM from another network than that you intend to use?
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facebook birthdays does not sync with iOS calendar

I did all the basic steps to sync the facebook with ios i.e.,add a account in settings and check the calendar to sync with iOS. After adding my account, It's not getting synced. How can I sync ...
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Do not disturb Setting for emails

i have an iphone 5s with ios 8.1 and would like to silent my phone at night and only to sound when i receive and email sent to my specific email address. Is this possible?
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How to back up text messages from iPhone 5S?

What is the most simple way (for a non-techie) to back up my text messages, including the pictures within iMessages?
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How do I get VIP email notification sound when iphone is on silent

I want to keep my phone on silent but receive a "ding" when a certain person emails me. I can set the phone to ring when my V.I.P. is calling during silent mode, but I can't make it "ding" for an ...
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Multitasking on iPhone 5s while HDMI displays something else?

How can I keep HDMI playing movies while using other apps on my handset? I initially thought that the adapter merely mirrored pixel-for-pixel, but during movie playback it is possible to reveal the ...
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How to see movie taken from other android device via xender on iphone

I have I phone 5s and I have installed xender for iOS but when I have take movie from android via xender the transfer was complete bUt that file is not working Just saw delete. And send
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Spilled acetone on my iPhone 5S

I had a bit of acetone on my finger when I pressed on my phone, and now the left corner is kind of darker (like a blue-ish color) than the rest of the screen like there's a layer of water behind the ...
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Moving photos from iPhone 5S to Laptop

I am going to buy an iPhone 5s 16GB. Now my query is whether any videos that I still store in my phone can later get transferred into my laptop? That way I can save spaces by not keeping unnecessary ...
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Stereo mic to iPhone 5S (jack) for recording

I'm looking for the cheapest way to get a stereo mic signal into iPhone 5S A google search shows a lot of expensive mic solutions using the lighting port And some say it can't be done without some ...
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my icloud is saying that it is not verified. What do I do?

I cannot get my icloud to come on. It is statiing that my icloud is not verified
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keyboard shortcuts lost on iOS 8 upgrade

After up grading to iOS 8 i lost ALL my customized "keyboard shortcuts"... be it over a hundred of them. I spent ages setting them mostly for work and now have NONE. Tried upgrading to the latest ...
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Why is the update button in “App Store” app opening the app instead of updating it?

I am experiencing a problem with updating my apps on all of my Apple devices: iPhone 5s, iPad Air, iPhone 4s, iPad 3 They are all running iOS 7.0.4 (11B55a) jailbroken using evasi0n and this problem ...
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How can I get Siri integration with Remember the Milk to add items for a particular date?

I've set up Siri integration with Remember the Milk on my iPhone 5s (I'm on iOS 8, but I used the iOS 7 instructions, as they haven't been updated yet). The connectivity seems to work fine: when I ...
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Iphone 5s is stuck until I close the screen and press

For a long time my iphone halts almost every time I use it. The only thing that solves it is shutting the screen and pressing the home button - to re-enter. Then it works great until the next time ...
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What does the “EU Internet” switch do on my iPhone 5s?

I have an iPhone 5s. I recently noticed that my Settings/Mobile page has a "Data Roaming" switch and an "EU Internet" switch: The first I understand (enable data when roaming in foreign countries), ...
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About Blocked Calls on iphone 5s [duplicate]

If a number is blocked on iphone 5s and i know that my number is blocked but i still tried many a times then will the person that i had called him will the phone show my rejected call.
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iPhone 5s. If you are connected to wifi at home and the wifi temporarily loses signal does the iPhone automatically switch back to cellular network?

I want to know if you are connected to your home wifi, and that wifi temporarily loses signal for a few hours, does the iPhone automatically start using your cellular network? I had an issue with ...
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How can I lower the media volume on my iPhone when no media are playing?

On the laptop it's a one-touch mute button, nice and easy. On my iPhone there is no mute button, so volume controls must be used instead, which is no problem. When I use the volume buttons when there ...
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iPhone 5s (iOS 8.0) mysteriously deletes all e-mail from ExchangeServer 2010 Inbox

This has been an issue for some time for this user. He sends an e-mail from the phone, then mysteriously, all the mail in his Inbox is sent to his Deleted Items folder. Is this caused by a setting on ...
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iPhone 5s GPS location outside of cell range?

Can an iPhone 5S find my location in the wilderness via GPS when out of cell range and indicate that on Google Earth maps? If so, how do I do so?
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Keep general phone installation size (incl. IOS) to a minimum [closed]

I just bought an iPhone 5s and will receive it soon It only has 16gb of RAM I will clean install IOS 8 upgrade (this is best, no?) Will the installation files self-delete after install? And do you ...
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Why do we need a motion coprocessor?

Apple talks about the M7 and M8 motion coprocessors for the iPhone pedometer and other operations. My question is Why do we need a motion coprocessor? Surely this is just digital signal processing ...
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iPhone 5s forwarding automatically to another phone in the household after iOS 8 is installed

My son updated his 5s to ios 8 and now for some reason when I call his phone if he doesn't answer it will ring to my daughter's phone and vice versa. I have looked on both phones and cannot figure ...
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iPhone 5S iOS 7 - installing updates on device with find my iPhone on and account not verfied

Hope someone could advise me. I got a iPhone 5S for my wife from eBay for $460. The seller listed it as parts but said it could be used as long as you do not reset the phone or try to activate again ...
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Forgotten iPhone 5S password, but the password is stored in notes

I cannot remember the password for my iPhone 5S. The password is written in the Notes app on my phone. Touch ID is not an option because it's not working (I haven't set it up). Is there any way I ...
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iPhone Fingerprint sensor for passwords

Is there any way I could setup the fingerprint I'd to work in place of typing in my iCloud password whenever prompted, or perhaps even other passwords in keychain? I had to upgrade to a 5s yesterday ...
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How to stop my texts (iMessage) from showing on my Mac

Whenever I send or receive messages on my iPhone they show up on my MacBook also. I was wondering how I could get that to stop? It used to be that my texts wouldn't show up, and I could message ...
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Does iPhone 5s slow down with iOS 8? [closed]

I am pondering whether it makes sense to install iOS 8 on my iPhone 5s. I've seen articles like this, that advise you not to install the new OS on the 4s. However, I've seen nothing about the 5s ...
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How make snoozing iphone alarm go away for today?

Very often by the time I get tothe phone it's lock screen is already on and black so when i wake it up the alarm goes to snooze and i have not found any way to disable the alarm for today unless I go ...
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Could a Verizon 4G LTE SIM activate an unlocked iPhone 5s?

I'm getting a used, unlocked iPhone 5s tomorrow, and I will not be using it for mobile services -- just as an "advanced" iPod Touch. I will, as I understand it, need to have a SIM card to activate it. ...
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How does Apple organise their iPhone model numbers?

According to this document from Apple, Identifying iPhone models Let's use the most recently GSM iPhones as an example: iPhone 6: Model A1549 (GSM model) iPhone 6 Plus: Model A1522 (GSM model) ...
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Whats the 35mm focal length equivalent of an iPhone 5s?

It seems a bit wide, my guess is about 25mm (35mm equiv) or so. A Google search didn't find anything useful. Also, any info on usable ISO ranges?
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iOS “stuck” while erasing

I recently decided to start off with a fresh install of iOS due to my springboard crashing often and everything being messed up. I went to Settings > General > Reset to reset the device, and it ...
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Buying used iPhone 5s for use abroad

I'm looking to buy a used iPhone 5s from eBay. It will be used as an iPod Touch for a while, but I'll be moving out of the US in about a year or so. Sprint phones are by far the cheapest, but as I ...
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iPhone 5s, can't decline call

Since last year, I have been using and iPhone 5s with iOS7 version. My Problems are: I haven't been able to decline an incoming call for some time. There are two User interfaces available for ...
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Photo location on IPhone 5s

How can I determine the location a photo was taken on my iPhone 5s? I've tried the photo app on the phone but the information is too general.
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iPhone 5s: Have to wait before I swipe after unlock animation is done

I use the iPhone 5s with iOS 7.1.2. When I unlock the phone with my finger print, there is an animation where the icons move from the edges towards the center of the screen. After this animation is ...
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Two Apple ids and just want one [duplicate]

I changed my e-mail from hotmail to gmail during 2013. I want my Apple id to follow that. The old email account is still there when I configured my iPhone 5s and tryied to install my icloud and ...
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View Security Logs from iPhone Backup

On July 22 someone at work got onto my iPhone 5s to get emails and other things off of it. They had to enter my passcode but because I used only a 4 digit code they could have watched me enter it in ...
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I backed up to itunes but it didn't transfer to my new iphone

I did a backup of my iPhone 4 to iTunes in anticipation of getting a new iPhone 5S. When I did the restore to my new iPhone after I got the new phone, it didn't give me the latest data that was on ...
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Two numbers on one phone

I recently moved to USA for 10 months so I had to get an American number. Can I keep my old foreign number? If so how do I do that?
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IOS5 phone always has poor signal

I always seem to have a pretty poor signal on my iPHone 5. I live in the metro Los Angeles area so won't really expect it to be so bad but typically the meter on my phone is 2 or 3 bars and it's ...