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

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iOS storage disappearing

I've got an iPhone 5s 8gb with about 1.4gb of free storage. Within the last week this storage goes down to zero multiple times a day just through normal use. When this happens iOS "cleans" all apps ...
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“Press” keypad buttons during call with voice for DTMF tones

Is there a way to use my voice to "press" a button on the numeric keypad during a phone call? While some phone systems accept voice input, many still rely upon DTMF tones to be sent through during ...
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Cannot setup FaceTime

I have tried to set up FaceTime on my iPhone5S running iOS8.1 I can call my wife on her iPhone4, but she cannot call me. We are both on the same WiFi network at home. One guide I consulted said ...
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Bought an unlocked 5c how to activate without SIM card [duplicate]

I bought an unlocked 5c for my kid to use without data etc as an iPod to later use as phone when older but it wants a SIM card to activate the phone what do I do
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How can I change print quality and print profile settings when using Airprint?

I just got a new wireless printer and I love that it lets me print from any device on my wireless network, even my iPhone. There is, however, one feature that appears to be missing. When I print from ...
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Get audio files from onedrive onto iphone

I have a large number of audio files in a folder on my onedrive that I want to listen to on my iphone. I have the onedrive app installed, I can see a way to listen to individual files, but what I want ...
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How to sync contacts from iphone to mac [duplicate]

How to sync contacts from iphone to mac? There are some important contacts on my iPhone. How can I move these contacts from iphone to my Mac. Ask for helps!
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iPhone only showing purchased music

Today I was editing my music library, deleting old songs and such, and then of course, synced my iTunes to my iPhone. Everything synced fine until I realized my iPhone was only showing music purchased ...
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My old iphone keeps my settngs

I gave my old iPhone 4 to my friend and it has been unlocked however we seem to be linked as she receives all my shared photos. Now she wants to set up Gmail on her phone and it seems locked on my ...
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No space of iphone, no downloads been made

I'm kinda stuck, because on my iphone 5 16gb with ios 8, all free space gone. According to usage manager i should have around 1gb. Few days ago i've deleted couple music album, and freed about 300mb, ...
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Itunes Match … how do I see the music that's been downlaoded to device?

I've looked a lot on the web for this and done a lot of trial and error on my end but I cannot for the life of me figure this out... I have itunes match installed, it works great! I can stream all ...
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What's the best match iTunes version for iPhone 2G (first generation) now?

My iPhone 2G (first generation) can't be recognized by the current iTunes 11. (Tried both DFU mode and recovery mode but failed.) So whats the best match iTunes version (and where can it be ...
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Restarted iphone, Safari and email apps gone

Safari on my iPhone 4 kept crashing, so I shut down the phone. Restarted and the safari icon is gone, and so is my email icon. I've looked through every folder. I'm focusing on Safari first; I ...
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Tap titans help

My phone recently broke and I got a new one, but my tap Titans game will not transfer. I had it on Game Center, which shows the stage that I was on and my achievements, but it is forcing me to start a ...
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Does disabling Background App Refresh disable Push notifications?

I just got my iPhone, and before I make any default changes, I just wanted to make sure it doesn't do that.
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Verification of account details

I have an iPhone 6. When I want to download an app from App store it asks for verification of my account. In the address section under State there is no South Africa in the dropdown and it refuse ...
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How to automatically activate VPN when iPhone is unlocked

Due to Verizon's recent X-UIDH/packet sniffing shenanigans, I've installed a L2TP VPN on my iPhone. I have no trouble connecting to the VPN, but I have to remember to do it every time I connect to ...
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Is it possible to set iOS notifcations for certain apps ON / OFF depening on day / time?

We use Trello (Kanban project management / collaboration app) allot at work, every one has it set up on their iPhones. When a person is mentioned / contacted in the app they get an iOS notification / ...
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Why is my iPhone 5S battery draining overnight and very quickly?

A few days ago I was charging my phone in my car and it stopped charging, and I noticed that the cord had a little hole and smoke was coming out of there. I was buying some food from a local shop, and ...
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Disable read receipts on kik without jailbreak?

How do I read messages on kik without sending the read receipt? Is it possible to do this by turning off internet connection while in the list of conversations and then clicking on one? If there is a ...
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Missing photos in photo library on iPhone 6 iOS 8.1

I have an iPhone 6, updated to iOS 8.1. Since my storage space is limited, I wanted to transfer all my photos to my Mac and delete them on my iPhone. Once I did that, I looked at the "Usage" tab in ...
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Transferring iPhone Voice Memos

Is there a way of transferring iPhone voice memos to a Windows computer without linking it to the computer by iTunes or sending them via mail? Thank you.
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Imported photos less than iPhone settings or iTunes storage reports

I'm attempting to transfer photos to the computer to clear off space on the phone. iPhone Settings -> General -> About reports 2,171 photos iTunes -> iPhone -> hover over Photos part of bar -> ...
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iPhone 4 would not turn on unless it is plugged in

So my phone would only turn on when it's plugged in and I just bought it yesterday so I'm kind of frustrated because I don't know what do about it.
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Share one calendar - keep other calendar local

I would like to share a family calendar between my wife (Android phone) and me (iPhone) using a Google calendar. Currently I don't store my personal calendar in the cloud but only locally on the ...
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how to backup all pictures without itunes

My mother's iPhone has collected over 1000 family pictures from the camera, emails and whatsapp. I am definitely NOT an Apple guy and I don't know where to even begin. I'd like to save all the ...
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How do I set up iCloud when the maximum number of free accounts have been activated?

I have an iPhone 3GS, and I tried to set up iCloud, but it told me: Cannot sign in; the maximum number of free accounts have been activated on this iPhone. So how can I set up iCloud on my ...
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Photos and Camera usage on iOS

I am constantly being warned that my 32GB iPhone is running low on free space. Looking at Usage in Settings I can see that 10.5GB are being used by Photos & Camera, with the breakdown: Photo ...
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How to set up iOS calendar app with shared Google Calendar data?

At work (in our small office) I've been given access to the shared Google Calendar that has our work schedule. It was set up using this page (click on Share an existing calendar): ...
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iPhone exchange email time zone

I have an employee that travels often across time zones. When he lands and his phone tries to connect to our Exchange server, his account is being locked out and I believe it is because of the time ...
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Is there a way to downgrade from iOS 8 to iOS 7? [duplicate]

My iPhone 4S is very slow. Is there anyway to downgrade to iOS 7 (legal or jailbreak)?
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Easy way to permanently delete all photos and videos from iPad/iPhone

It seems really hard to me to permanently delete all photos and videos from iPad. I tried different solutions, like: Transferring them using iPhoto and then deleting them by iPhoto Using iTunes to ...
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Contact picture becomes enlarged after setting it in iPhone.

I've noticed that after setting up a contact picture inside the circle template, the picture after some seconds becomes enlarged. The problem with this is that if your contact's picture is mostly ...
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Possible to update within iOS 6?

If I purchase a brand new iPhone 5 and it has iOS 6.0, can I still upgrade to 6.1.4? I do NOT want iOS 7 or 8.
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iPhone AppStore always asks for password when redeeming

Basically what the title says; when I'm redeeming a code in the AppStore, there's no option for me to authenticate via TouchID, it always asks me for my Apple ID password. Am I missing something? ...
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how to change I phone 4s from ATT to another US carrier [duplicate]

How can I change an iPhone 4s from ATT to a another cellular carrier?
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Own phone # appearing on an incoming call

How can your own iphone number appear as an incoming call? There is a 13 minute incoming call on iphone 6 but it shows the phone owners phone number. It is not blocked.
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Archived Messages Reappear in the Inbox

I'm using Gmail on my iPhone 6 (iOS 8.1.2). When I archive some messages (by swiping left on the message in the Mail.app), they disappear from my Inbox, then get added right back a second or two ...
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iPhone 4S video showing as 568 x 320 pixels resolution

I was under the impression that the iPhone 4S recorded video at 1080p by default (using the native camera app). But when I send a video to myself via email and look at the video properties it is 568 x ...
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iPhone 5s is creating “contacts” from multiple addressees of e-mails…why?

iPhone 5s is creating "contacts" from multiple addressees of e-mails...why? NEW company phone synched to receive company e-mails (outlook). I am finding that my contact list is being populated with ...
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Iphone app that will count up or down with voice

I am in need of an iPhone app that will count down or up from a particular number for a visually impaired individual. For example if 60 is entered a voice would say 60,59,58,57 and etc. Does ...
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What's the best software to backup a bricked iPhone?

I am an unfortunate iPhone 6 user that would like to somehow save the data on his phone. I am able to run the phone into "recovery mode" so perhaps not all hope is lost. I came across a number of ...
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Incorrect Wi-Fi password message

I am on iphone 6+ and ios 8.1.2.I keep getting the following error Incorrect Wi-FI password message for Wi-Fi networks that do not exist . I am not sure why is my phone trying to access these ...
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Non USB iPhone Charger

Does anybody know of any non-USB chargers for iPhone (lightning connector)? I need a charger that can only plug into an AC outlet and not have any type of USB connector.
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Repair shop took my PIN

My iphone needed repairing (screen) and so dropped it at timpsons. The chap asked for my PIN and I wrote it down for him, assuming it would be for the work. Realised he could have no need for it, and ...
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iPhone 6 microphone and audio jack not working

I just got iPhone 6 last month and since yesterday afternoon I encountered a couple seconds where the phone is irresponsive and I had to restart to make it normal again. After that I couldn't make any ...
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Exchange calendar events out by an hour

I wonder if anyone has come across a calendar syncing issue. I use a MacBook, and iPad and an iPhone 6+ for work, all synced to my exchange server. When I enter an exchange appointment on my MacBook ...
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The operation couldn’t be completed. (MCMailErrorDomain error 1045.)

I'm experiencing an issue sending out email using Mail.app on my MacBook Air (13-inch, Mid 2013) running OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 (14C94b). ... shortly after hitting "Send message" button, I'm receiving ...
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Is there a way to show the calendar in iphone lockscreen?

I used to be a Windows Phone user and I loved the way the calendar(a today's agenda) is shown in the lockscreen. So was wondering if there's a way to see a days's events in the iPhone lockscreen? It ...
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Deactivate sound for iPhone calls on Mac OS Yosemite

When somebody calls my iPhone it rings on my Mac Yosemite, too - which is great! But i would love to only have the visual hint and a silent ringtone! Unfortunatelly i cannot find any settings for ...