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

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Continue writing iPhone Mail on Mac without the account configured on Mac

I have this very restrictive work e-mail account which I cannot add to my Mac (Airwatch), and I tried to write a long email with the iPhone screen shown via QuickTime and a bluetooth keyboard. ...
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Latest update of Apple iPhone 6s version 9.3.2 will not let me use most of my apps

I'm getting a "network error" code, no matter which Wi-Fi I am using. How to resolve this issue?
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Will an iphone in lost mode enable celular data on its own?

My iphone has been put into lost mode by some hackers like this. I have regained access of my iCloud account and removed the lost mode from there however the phone has not updated yet because I ...
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Send photos from Mac to iPhone using iTunes

I'm trying to send photos to my iPhone, using iTunes, but when I select the Photos section in iTunes, it shows me this (it doesn't let me choose a folder): How can I sync a specific folder ...
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AirDrop for iPhone SE and MacBook Air

I'm trying to set up AirDrop to send files between my macbook and my iPhone. For some reason it doesn't work at all. I turned it on both on the macbook and my iPhone SE and my iPhone is not shown in ...
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Help! Child issue

I need to know if there is an app for iPhone 5 that would control the data (or lock it down entirely)? Also need to control who is called and what callers can be received.
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Can't download pictures from iCloud to my iPhone 5

Some of my pictures on my iPhone 5 are very blurry. I tried downloading them back from iCloud but it always bring out a message stating "Error downloading from iCloud". My iPhone doesn't allow me ...
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Notes on iPhone 4 not syncing to iCloud

I have an iPhone 4 that I got from my employer that I use for work and private. Now I'm quitting, and my employer says I can just take the phone with me. However, I have been using my company email ...
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How can I save multiple pics in iMessages to Camera Roll?

There are lots of photos in the iMessage History between my girlfriend and me. I wanna save all the pics to the Camera Roll. How can I do this? Thanks in advice!
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Settings for iPhone 5S Text Message comes over as email

I have an iPhone 5S and was messing with my settings and cannot figure out what I did. Whenever I text another iPhone user, my message comes over in gray instead of blue, and it comes over sent from ...
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Is there any reason a really old iPhone 4 would fail to backup notes?

I was just looking at an iPhone 4 from one of my users, and I was unable to turn on the backup for notes because it says that I'm not using an iCloud email address. The user in question already has ...
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Alarm application using the maximum possible volume level

The iPhone's alarm shares its volume with the ringer, and I don't want the ringer volume to be too loud. I am looking for an alarm application for iPhone using the maximum possible volume level. ...
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Whats in an icloud backup

I have an old icloud backup and I'd like to see whats in it. I'm worried that if I backup my current phone to icloud - restore it from the old backup (to see what it contains) - and then finally ...
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Why is it taking so long to upload photos to icloud from iPhone/iPad?

If I want to sell something online and create an ad on my Macbook, then snap a picture with my iPhone/iPad and both are connected to my home wifi, I kind of expect the photo to be uploaded instantly ...
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iPhone 6 Lost Mode not working

I click on Lost Mode in iCloud from a computer but the iPhone does not go into Lost Mode at all. Even in the iCloud web interface, the Lost Mode is pending as the radar continues to circle. The ...
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How accurate is share my location [duplicate]

With a cell tower in sight about a 3/4 of a mile away how accurate is the share my location if the phone is in a Walmart
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Add more suggestions in iOS predictive when typing

By default, iOS predictive provides three suggestions on iPhone: how can I increase this number?
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Get back data after restore from backup with iTunes [closed]

I am wondering if is any chance to get data back from iPhone 6s after I restore from backup with iTunes.
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Is it possible to record Quick Time video of iPhone that is rotating?

I want to record a short video of the app I'm developing. I'm using QuickTime and iPhone connected via lightning cable. The moment I rotate my phone the recording stops. Is it possible to record ...
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Notification about full iCloud

I've been getting the notification like "Your phone has not updated to iCloud in 150 days" but my iCloud is full, my Macbook memory is full and my phone memory is full too. If I delete the pics from ...
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iPhone 5S Blocked numbers

Instead of that person not knowing that they have been blocked, is there a wayto set up your iPhone to send an auto-response to someone that they have indeed been blocked? Similar to email when one ...
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Contacts recall with mult numbers [duplicate]

How do find out which number you dialed after the call when a contact has multiple numbers associated with it. On an iphone
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How to selectively restore save game data from old iphone backup?

Here's the dilemma: My nephew decided to start a new game on GTA vice city which wiped out my hard worked progress. I have the progress in an old backup from a year ago. However, I would like to not ...
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If I remove my SIM card from my iPhone, will iMessage still be connected to my phone number, or can I only be reached by my Apple ID email? [duplicate]

I'm traveling internationally and I'm removing my SIM card. Even if I don't have my phone number connected to my iPhone by the SIM card, will it still be connected to iMessage for people to contact me ...
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iPhone 5C taking >25 minutes to charge from a dead battery from <8 hours ago

I have an iPhone 5C, and I left it in the charger for >25 minutes to recover from a dead battery within the last 8 hours. It will not turn on. The charger works. It can charge another iPhone (6 Plus). ...
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Bought new iPhone 6s. Asking for different apple id. Why?

My girlfriend's brother just ordered a new iPhone 6s and he tried setting up his phone but the store I believe keeps asking for a password for a Japanese registered email address. Assuming that's not ...
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iPhone Email client includes wrong Original Message in body of reply

I'm using an iPhone 6, running iOS 9.2.1. Recently, I experienced an issue with my iPhone email client. I hit "Reply All" on an Email A, composed my reply message, and hit "Send," but the email that ...
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Former owner receives messages

The former owner of my iPhone gets a notification every time I receive a text message. I did "Reset All Content and Settings" I am signed in under iCloud (and did sign out the previous owner.) Under ...
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iPhone SIM card situation

I have an iPhone 4 and I'm borrowing an old iPhone 5s from a family member. I understand that they have two different types/sizes of SIM cards but would I simply ask my carrier (Verizon) to send me a ...
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IPhone email sends to old SMTP server even when a new one is configured

I have an iPhone that was originally pointed to mail.olddomain.com I have since moved to a different mail server now called email.newdomain.com. I changed the SMTP portion of the account on the iPhone ...
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iPhone 6s camera replacement

I dropped my iPhone and shattered the external lens. The internal one was scratched, too. I got the parts online and followed the iFixit guide to open up my iPhone and replace the camera. Now when I ...
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What makes apple(smartphone) so special? [closed]

Well, i never used an apple phone in my life, i am really curious why people are really crazy for apple phones arent they just like the androids?what's so special?
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Why does the iPhone - only iPhone on my account - keeping asking and rejecting my AppleID password?

One account; no other. Just recently it has gone berserk asking me for my AppleID. I logged in online and with no problem.
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Problem of downloading an app

When i open the app store of my iPhone 4 and then search for an app or game say clash of clans, then the downloading starts in the app store but when i go back to the home screen the game's or the app'...
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Is it possible to turn off the internet when locking the iPhone?

I'd like to automatically turn off the internet (wifi + mobile data) on my iPhone when locking it. I don't really like to get notifications from different apps when the iPhone is locked. However, I ...
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phone notifications turned off by proximity to my computer?

Is there any way that my iphone can register that it's near enough to my mac to shut off notifications? I'd love to be able to get notifications for an email when I'm away from my computer, but just ...
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iOS App not opening in iPhone and iPad

My App was distributed through Appstore and Client having apple server with VPP pushed app to their corporate devices. App got installed but not opening (when tried to open it is going away) in iPad ...
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iPhone 6 screen touch highlights but doesn't activate controls

Often, when I touch an iPhone 6 screen control the control highlights, recognizing that it's been touched, but the control doesn't activate to perform its intended function. Is this an intended ...
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Bought a stolen iPhone - how to find the owner? [duplicate]

Weird and long story short: I am travelling around South America at the moment and am in Bolivia right now. Yesterday a taxi driver suddenly offered me a well working iPhone 6, with the front screen a ...
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How to schedule airplane mode?

I want to schedule Airplane Mode during the night (10PM–6AM) on my iPhone. How can I do that? I used to turn off my previous phone (a non-smartphone). I do that especially to save some battery life.
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iPhone 6 Plus screen is unresponsive

I dropped my iPhone 6 Plus this morning, and though it is protected with a thick Otter Box case, half of my screen now doesn't respond to tapping. I can no longer enter my passcode as some of the ...
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Share music between Macbook and iPhone

I'm trying to figure out how to get some music on my iPhone SE from my Macbook. I have the music on my Macbook drive and I can listen to it in iTunes. How can I sync it with my iPhone and make it ...
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Turn off non-Wifi Internet access on iOS

I want to use internet only via Wifi, and be asked if I want to use the internet via my SIM (3G or so). How can I do that? Is there a setting for it?
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iPhone 6S (iOS 9.3.2) starts switching off whenever battery is low

So I have an iPhone 6S running iOS 9.3.2 and recently, I have observed this very annoying trend. The phone switches off automatically when the battery level is around 15-25% [It always happens in ...
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Voicemails found on iPhone that shouldn't be there

Recently, a friend of mine who borrowed my old iPhone 5 informed the that he was able to listen to all my old as well as new voicemails (so they were updated on the iPhone 5 as well). Before I gave ...
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How do I install ios10 without a developer account?

Apple announced iOS 10 during WWDC 2016. It looks amazing so I wanna install iOS 10 on my iPhone 6s. But I don't have a developer account of Apple.
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What is the “maybe” caller id suggestion in the call log based on?

I got a call from a phone number that is not stored in my address book, and in the call log, under the number, a name was suggested: "Maybe: X" (where X is the guessed name). Where is this guess ...
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iPhone 6 with iOS 9.3.1 stuck restoring

My phone was replaced yesterday, and I've since been trying to restore it from the backup I made just before it was replaced. I have no greyed out apps, and all my photos are back, but it says I can'...
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How can I turn off a frozen IPhone

My IPhone 5 is frozen. I cannot turn it off and when I try to restore it wont let me because it says turn off find my phone.
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Deleting Iphone from iCloud

My phone is backed up daily, so all my pictures...are in my iCloud account. My phones screen completely shattered and part of the body is warped and I am waiting for my replacement phone to get here. ...