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

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How do I make sounds interruptions to pause my music instead of overriding it

I like listening to music and audible books. I also use GPS and sometimes want to hear road information but don't want to miss content on the audible books. How do I make the audible book just to be ...
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iOS apps for sync data via sftp

Please give me advice with iOS apps for data sync via sftp. I've tried using google... But there is no result. I need to sync iOS 8.1 with debian via sftp in live mode.
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Very suddenly, only purchased music is showing up on iPhone ( but everything is in iTunes)

So, yesterday at a stoplight, I was scrolling through the music on my iPhone 5 (running OS 7.1) to play a song (one that I had uploaded to iTunes from my own CD and had recently downloaded to the ...
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iPhone stopped streaming

Photo streaming to and from my iPhone 4 (iOS 7) and iPad Mini (iOS 8) was working well, but suddenly photos taken on the iPhone will not stream. Furthermore, in iCloud the phone is no longer listed ...
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I cannot delete one text message at a time

In iOS 8, I can't delete one single text. I can delete the whole conversation, but not a single text.
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How to get more Apple Loops to iPhone Garageband?

I want more Apple Loops (ready common sounds like nature sounds, galloping, animals and so on) to my iOS. Does Apple sell the Loops or can I get them from the App store somehow without manually ...
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iOS: Tapping Update in App Store just launches the app

I am trying to update my apps but cannot. When I tap the update button in the App Store it simply launches the app, not triggering the update download. I have a 5c running iOS 7.0 Would anyone know ...
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Ridiculous number of unnecessary empty birthday calendars that can't be deleted

I have an iPhone 5 running iOS 8.1.1. My Calendar app is showing me a ridiculous number of birthday calendars ("Friends' Birthdays" under Gmail, "Birthdays" under Facebook, and 8 separate calendars ...
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Once I've signed in with a previous owner's Apple ID, then set up iCloud with my own Apple ID, is the activation lock transferred to me? [duplicate]

An iPad I have was previously set up with a different Apple ID (see my question and its duplicate). I have since obtained the Apple ID and password for the previous owner, and used those to proceed ...
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I accidently deleted all my messages from my sister on my iPhone but they are still on my iPad. Can I get them back on my iPhone?

I accidently deleted all my messages from my sister on my iPhone but they are still on my iPad. Is there a way to get them back on my iPhone?
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How to restore previous iPhone backups (not the latest one)

I messed up with my contacts a bit on iPhone 5 and then did not do the smartest thing — connected it to the computer and it backed up, erasing all previous contacts from the computer too. However, in ...
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PC as Bluetooth Headset for iPhone

I am trying to set up my computer (running Windows 8.1) as a headset for answering/making calls for my iPhone 4S. I have connected my iPhone through bluetooth, and can listen to music and create ...
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iPhone sent photo

So I received a photo from a friend and I have done this with 3 different photos 3 different friends where I saved the photos weeks after they sent them to me and they show up in a photo stream from a ...
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How is it possible to remotely access photos on iPhone?

Is there any software to do so, and what would it take to install it? Another person had physical access to my phone, so I suspect the possibility of installation of such software. Even photos which I ...
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Trying to get a Symlink but it turns to be an Alias

I'm trying to move my Backup folder from the SSD to another internal HD via symlink using this command: ln -s /MacintoshHD/Backup ~/Library/"Application Support"/MobileSync the problem is, when i ...
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How do I sync music from library onto new phone?

I bought an iPhone 6+ and want the music from my library to reside on the phone. How do I get it to sync and actually download the music to the phone? I do not use the iCloud for backup.
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iPhone 5s consuming large quantities of cellular data for apparently no reason

I have an iPhone 5s new from the factory March 2015. No Facebook, YouTube or other downloaded apps on the phone. I use Wi-Fi most of the time. Suddenly data usage went from a monthly amount of 2.25 ...
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iMessage with wrong contact information

My wife's iPhone received an text message with my contact information attached but the message was not sent from me. I have checked with my carrier and they have no idea why this occurred. Anyone ...
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Removing Podcasts Documents and Data

I've had issues with the stock iOS podcast app for a while now- syncing was broken, it kept crashing while downloading, etc etc. I decided to move to Downcast. Anyways, after deleting all my podcast ...
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iTunes deleted and now it won't redownload?

The other week my iTunes deleted almost everything from my library except for a few fast purchases, now I have redownloaded everything and it won't sync to my iPhone. I clicked on manually manage ...
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Password on an email address that is no longer valid

I have purchased a new iPhone and want to give my old one to my son. The email address I had on my old phone is no longer valid and therefore I cannot reset my setting so that my son can use it as I ...
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Project file can't be build error you don't have permission to view it

Hello may be this is silly question and may be asked before it but i am not getting proper solution for this. I have downloaded one project from the internet and when i am trying to run it/build it ...
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Synced content of old iPhone to new but old photos are not shown

Warranty was running out, decided to exchange iPhone 5 for another one. I synced everything with iCloud before deleting the whole phone data with the iPhone rep. The new device retrieved everything ...
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Banners when Do Not Disturb is on

I just got a new iPhone 5s and I've been trying to adapt it to my needs. I do remember that on my 4s, I only switched between silent (with vibrate) and Do Not Disturb modes. When I was using the ...
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iPhone 5s - receiving sound notifications at random times with no alerts, emails, ims, etc.

just recently when i take my phone off vibrate it has been playing alert sounds at random times without showing any notifications, no new emails, calls, texts, app updates, etc. It's really bizarre ...
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Is it possible to tell if an iPhone had ever been jailbroken?

I have heard that updating iPhone iOS versions will eliminate jailbreaks. Is it possible to tell if an iPhone updated in such a fashion had been jailbroken at one point?
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MacBook Pro running Yosemite corrupting iphone 4 during restore

Every time attempt to restore my iPhone 4 using Yosemite it either crashes immediately or shortly afterward. This was not the case under maverick is there any way to revert. My iPhone is stable now ...
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Sharing iCloud storage between family members

Is there a way to share iCloud storage between family members? I included my wife's iPhone into Family sharing, but I would like to have one storage bucket (20G) that would allow us both backup more ...
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iOS8 disable auto-connect wifi

iOS6 used to have the option to disable automatic connection to specific Wifi networks. This is gone in later versions of iOS yet is crucial in urban areas with abundant open web login networks in ...
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Is there an app that bulk transfers camera photos to emails?

Is there an app that allows us to bulk transfer full resolution camera photos to our emails? For example, if I select 100 photos, the app will automatically email me all the selected photos. ...
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I have deleted all photos from my iPhone 4s but phone usage and iTunes still show 16gb of photos

I had 25gb of photos on a 4s phone I deleted a whole heap directly from the phone and then deleted a whole heap more through windows explorer. I have deleted all photos but phone usage and iTunes is ...
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Can i play games from my macbook who's been on my phone? Please help

I'm playing Township on my iphone. I just found out you can play it on your macbook as well. Is it possible to be continue with the game on my computer without starting over? I have connected my ...
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iPhone crashes during restore

I have an iPhone 5s, bought 14 months ago (without Apple Care, so out of warranty). Background Information: Since I updated to iOS 8.1.1, my iPhone has been crashing infrequently, in: Blue screen, ...
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Moving iTunes music to Dropbox on iPhone5

I have the upgraded Dropbox app but need to figure out how to move the music on my phone iTunes gallery over to Dropbox via my iPhone as I haven't been able to sync my music on my MacBook Air due to ...
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How to stop two phones ringing when one is called? [duplicate]

My husband's and my phones both ring when either one is called. How do we unlink them?
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What's with all the random folders in the DCIM directory for iPhone?

My photos are spread across 17 seemingly randomly named folders in my iPhone 5's DCIM directory. I can't make any sense of this and it is quite painful looking through all of these directories to ...
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Jailbroken, supervised iPhone. Is it bricked?

I received this iPhone 4 from work, and they don't have access to the Mac used to supervise it anymore. According to this Apple support article, device supervision can be removed by using "Erase All ...
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IMessage crashing after long message Ipad 4

i have a 16Gb IPad 4 IOS 8.1.1 , I sent a really long line of random sentences copied and pasted to one of my friends. Now I whenever I try to open imessage it loads for 10 minutes then crashes to ...
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Can my mum set my iMessages to be received on her phone if we have separate Apple ids?

Me and my mum have separate Apple ids, and I was wondering can she set it so she can see my messages? Because we used to share an Apple ID, and she could do it then. But with us now having separate ...
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How can I load gmail onto my iPhone 4 running ios 4.2.1

How can I get gmail on an iPhone 4 running ios 4.2.1?
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Playing iPod/iPhone music via USB

There are some devices (mostly car audio) which can play iPhone sounds, read music file info and control playback via USB connection. I'm wondering what technology is used for this? Are there any ...
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iOS 8.1.1 update on iPhone 4S, calendar not working now

I cannot view my daily appointments or view pending calendar invites since I updated my iOS software to 8.1.1.
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Can I get an Apple I.D. and Password for my phone? [closed]

Good afternoon...I am a pensioner and was given a Iphone by my grand daughter last year..I had a problem with the phone and bought a battery which worked well for about 3 months..after that the phone ...
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MacBook Pro4,1 upgrade OS X from Snow Leopard compatibility with iPhone 5S

I've been meaning to upgrade the OS X on my Oct 2008 MacBook Pro4,1 (2.4 GHz, 2GB RAM) forever. I just purchased an iPhone 5S and don't want to get ahead of myself. Three (maybe four) inter-related ...
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Buying iPhone6 in Us and gifting to someone in Europe

If I buy an iPhone6 (the T-Mobile contract free one) in the US and gift to a friend in Italy, will it be fully functional there once he inserts an Italian TIM card? Will I have a financial obligation ...
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Remove from recents

If you start to enter a phone number (a deleted contact) and it pops up with the options to call, FaceTime, send message... Under in red it says remove from recents. Does this mean that number has ...
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Cisco AnyConnect prevents Continuity from allowing Mac to answer iPhone

One of the nicest features of the new OS integration between iOS 8 and Yosemite is the ability to text and receive phone calls from my iPhone while on my Mac. However, when I work from home, I need ...
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iPhone shows 1.3GB of photos but I don't have any

My iPhone 4S shows that I have 1.3GB of photos but I don't have any. How to empty this amount of space and make it available? I go to "settings" -> "general" -> "usage" -> "manage storage" and then ...
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Null app on iPhone

How do I get rid of "null" app on list when I got into manage usage?? Gives option to delete app but keeps coming back on list. Shows no data associated with IT
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What determines the order of “recent” texts when you type +1 in the “To:” window?

I am trying to determine if these are the most RECENT texts or most FREQUENT texts. Dialing "+1" in the "To:" field of imessage, will bring up a "recent" list- even if the text thread and/or the ...