iPhone is Apple's smartphone line. This tag can include questions about hardware, software and accessories.

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My iphone is empty and useless after ios update

I updated my iphone 4 ios today. But now when i on the iphone it shows an empty screen with IPHONE written in bold, when i unlock it, it shows me a list to select language, when i select it shows me ...
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Selectively force Siri to send SMS instead of iMessage

I carry an iPhone. On occasion, I will use Siri to send a quick text message to a person, e.g. "Text Alice I'm on my way." My problem is that Alice has a non-Apple phone and an iPad, and I've used ...
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How to convert my music to ringtones for the Iphone 5 [duplicate]

I am trying to convert some of my favourite music files to ringtones on my iPhone 5. It has been pretty confusing maneuvering iTunes to do so, so I'm looking for a much easier way to do so. I connect ...
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Can iMessages be deleted permanently or at least kept either on a phone or a computer, but not both?

I would like to stop messages on my Mac from loading up all the messages I have on my iPhone when I plug it in. Scenario: receive 10 iMessages on my iPhone during the day. I then delete them. So ...
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iPhone calendar/todo list app with easily enterable and snoozable reminders?

There are a lot of reminder/calendar/todo list apps, and it's hard to make sense of all of them. Hoping someone can recommend one that meets the following criteria: Reminders are as easy to enter ...
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iPhone Status/Overview App Wanted

I often have my iPhone connected to my PC and now I have a question about something like a status app. I thought of something like this information: - a big clock - signal strength - mobile signal ...
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Contacts deleted when setting up e-mail on iPhone 4S

New iPhone 4S. When I set up my e-mail exchange account all my contacts are deleted. I have restored from back up twice and turned off the sync with contacts, calenders and reminders but it still ...
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What to do with an old iPhone without SIM

I have an iPhone 3GS I no longer use as the battery does not hold and I have a new iPhone 4. I was thinking of using it from time to time at home just to browse or read emails without cellular network ...
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How can you limit your use of time-wasting apps on iOS?

How can I limit my use of some time-wasting apps on my iPhone for a few days? Temporarily removing the apps so that I would have to first go through a reinstall to use them is not an option because I ...
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iOS 5.0.1 (iPhone 4s) unable to synchronize with Internet Calendar File (ics)

I make use of an ics file that is hosted on my own iron on the Internet for various reasons, most importantly that I make use of Tasks, which Google Calendar is unable to synchronize with any WebCal ...
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Stop Devices Deleting Songs On iCloud; iTunes Match

I want to delete songs from my devices, not from iCloud. Can I change settings to prevent devices deleting songs from iCloud, i.e. delete from local device but not iCloud.
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My iPhone 3G won't receive data (using WiFi)

I have an older iPhone 3G and the cell phone carrier is no longer available. It can connect to my WiFi, but the IP Address is showing as 192.254.xxx.xxx and subnet mask as 255.255.0.0, and no data ...
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iPad Safari Delete Website Data

Off late, the Safari on my iPad has become a bit slow. That is, the pages take a long time to load. Would deleting Website Data help in improving the speed ? Or any other options ? It would be great ...
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Apple iPhone 3GS Battery Problem

So my iPhone is charged at 100% overnight, and when the battery gets to like 90%, the phone suddenly shuts off when I open an app like Facebook, Foursquare, Maps, etc... I try turning it back on and ...
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Full Screen 'Ads' on iPhone

I have been receiving messages on my iphone recently which takes up the whole screen, only with a dismiss button. Apple Detecting Jailbreak on a NOT jailbroken iPhone I have asked a question ...
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iPhone E-Mail Cache

This is a general iPhone usability question. I wanted to know if we can clear contact cache in email of iPhone mail account?
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iPhone to iTunes application transfer

Usually people used to download application on iTunes & then install it on their iPhone using iTuens sync. Currently, I have an iPhone that I bought from my friend. He had purchased many ...
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Can I use a jailbroken iPhone on Virgin Mobile?

I am no longer on a contract with AT&T. Virgin Mobile has an awesome Beyond Talk plan for $25 (unlimited text, data, web, well I guess a max of 5.5Gb). Can I use a SIM card from a Virgin Mobile ...
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Switch SIM cards

I attempted to upgrade to ISO 9 and now phone is locked on slide to upgrade screen. Can I take out the SIM card on my iPhone 4s and put it into my old iPhone 4 and will it work?
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Iphone 4 won't turn on and home button does not work

My iPhone is dead in black screen. I was walking on the street when it was the last time i used the iphone normally. The next time back home, i realized that after trying to use the phone again by ...
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Uninstalled apps consume Mobile data

I am asking this question on behalf of a friend. I don't own any Apple product. iPhone 6, iOS 8.1.1 My friend was so angry and he wanted to show me this picture. Two things made me laugh out loud, ...
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What is the market share of iPhone(all versions) vs iPad (all versions)?

Is there any recent market research available about iPhone vs iPad share in the market? I have found lots of comparison charts which are cross-platform (iOS vs Android etc) but not within the iOS and ...
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Does iTunes want us to delete podcasts from the list?

So after the Podcasts.app for iPhone got another update today, I once again got stuck with trying to manage my Podcasts, and once again it drives me crazy. Currently I am wondering this: In iTunes 11 ...
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Jailbreak iPhone for non-US country

Am I able to get a new iPhone 4 for non US Country (India). My plan is someone coming from US can bring to one to India. Is this possible to do?
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Jailbroken iPhone stuck on Apple Logo after installing tweak

Im having trouble with the restarting process when a tweak doesn't work on my jailbroken iPhone 6s. So when I installed a tweak that made my phone stay stuck on the apple logo. So I did the whole ...
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iPhone 3GS - is it still possible to restore to latest supported iOS?

I have an iPhone 3GS that I want to restore to latest supported iOS (currently it's jailbroken on some version of iOS 4.0.1). How would I go about it, without loosing all data? Can I run a restore ...
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i have two accounts on my iphone

I can't update anything on my iphone because suddenly I have two accounts and I don't know the password of one of them. I tried to delete that account but I can't find that account anywhere on my ...