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

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Safari cannot open page because iPhone is not connected to Internet

I recently started getting this message "Safari cannot open page because iPhone is not connected to Internet" whenever I leave a Wi-Fi zone. How do I fix this?
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iPhone 5 will not ring, it only vibrates

I have my iPhone 5 set on "Vibrate on Ring" and the volume is not on mute, but when someone calls, it only vibrates. I've included it in Notifications Center, but that doesn't seem to do anything. Do ...
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Apple headset not working in PC with Windows 10

When I plug my Apple headset into my computer, it makes some very weird sounds. I've tried with two different headsets; both iPhone 4 headset and iPhone 5 headset. It only makes the sounds when I'm ...
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Spinning Pinwheel of death on iPhone?

I am a developer working on an in house application. I have gotten several complaints about getting the Spinning pinwheel in the iOS application I maintain. Can anyone tell me if this is actually ...
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Setting images in contact Scenario [closed]

I am trying to set contact images from code.After move and scale I am assuming the original image is set as the contact picture..because when call comes from that contact..the original picture is seen ...
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iphone 6 iOS 8 : Is my multitasking broken or am I doing something wrong?

I just purchased an iPhone 6, with iOS 8. I am trying to get several things to work. This is my first iPhone, I am not familiar with how to use it. The user manual says multitasking is achieved by ...
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Why is my Apple Watch Siri voice-to-text fast, but taking subsequent action is slow?

When I speak on my Apple watch - the text to speech is quite fast. (To me this seems like the harder Computer Science problem, and my understanding is that it is going over the wire - back to Apple - ...
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How do you get music that you have already purchased into the new apple music?

How do you get music that you have already purchased into the new apple music they just updated? In the old one you had an option in settings to show all music but now that option is gone and i can't ...
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How to restore file from iCloud Backup

I lost an important sqlite file during the upgrade to iOS 9 beta. Luckily the file is backed up on iCloud. When restoring from the iCloud backup, iOS downloads the data file along with the app, but ...
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iCloud problems with iPhone

I recently set up my iCloud account to sync my photos to my computer. I followed the online instructions and went into my phone settings to enable iCloud Photo Stream, where it says it will ...
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Crashes of built-in apps in iOS 9

I've been having some problems on my iPhone 5 with the latest iOS 9 beta version: Music app and App Store app crashes —the latter while attempting to open any app page— and iTunes refuses to sync ...
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Screen Not Working and Lock Button Stuck

The screen has broken on my iPhone 4S and the On/Off button does not work. I had an idea that it might fix if I restart it (tell me if I'm wrong) but I can't. Is there a way that I can restart or even ...
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I've got 3.0 GB on my iPad and 186 MB

Is there any chance of any storage of my iPad to go onto my phone? I've tried everything and I would like the more storage to be on my phone rather than my iPad? Can any one help me? It's driving me ...
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New iPhone: Apple Music playlists gone

Since I got a new phone my apple playlists are around any more. How can I get them back? They still on my Mac but not iPhone
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Twitter App Direct Message recent recipient list?

When I select the direct message function (upper right-hand corner) as though I want to compose a DM to user, a list appears. This example is on an iPhone 6 which belongs to my wife. Does this list ...
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iMessage not Sending, New Text Icon not Disappearing, Conversations Deleted

I'm having some really strange issues all of a sudden on my iPhone6 after updating to iOS 8.4.1. It seems to only occur with one contact, who has an iPhone5 also with iOS 8.4.1. Some problems are: ...
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Removing Apple ID from my phone

I've just upgraded my phone and am giving my son my old one how do I remove my Apple ID from the old phone and will it affect my new phone
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Occasional screen shadows iPhone 5S

I have a 2013 16Gb iPhone 5S, It worked properly until an annoying screen/touchscreen issue appeared yesterday . Here is the issue : The screen suddenly gets slightly darker and some shadows appear ...
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Prevent iPhone from adding contacts by default to the exchange server

I have my work exchange account added to my iphone. The problem is when I add a contact in my iPhone, the contact is automatically stored in the exchange account group. This I do not want. Is there ...
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iPhone 5 stuck at resetting screen

I jailbroke my iPhone 5 a while ago and everything was going fine a couple weeks ago. I couldnt update or download apps from the appstore and couldn't delete or install tweaks from cydia. So i decided ...
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Can the signal level at which Wi-Fi disconnects be changed?

On my iPhone 5s, I am often at a location at the edge of the limits of my Wi-Fi signal, where my 4G signal will actually be stronger than the Wi-Fi signal. However, my iPhone will remain connected ...
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iOS app to map Wi-Fi signals?

I'm looking for an app like OpenSignal but for mapping Wi-Fi signals around my apartment. I have also tried using NetSpot on my Mac but I would really like a mobile app to take advantage of GPS ...
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What constitutes Date Usage on an iPhone 5? [duplicate]

I have an iPhone 5 and I just received notice that my data usage for free is almost up. I presently have 1GB. I am total unaware of what data usage is and should I change to a plan with 2GB. Do I ...
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Is it possible to find out an app download / installation date on iOS?

Is there a way to find out the exact date of installation of an application that was added to my phone?
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Does an iPhone 3GS running iOS 6.1.6 require SIM card setup after iTunes restore?

A few days ago, I bought a used iPhone 3GS. I need to restore it, because I bought it broken and when I disassembled it and cleaned it up, some how it worked again, so the seller didn't have the ...
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How do I reset my iCloud credentials after entering an incorrect email address?

While setting my new iPhone up I put in the incorrect e-mail by missing one letter. Now I can't get in to do anything! It won't let me reset as the email is wrong and it doesn't recognize my password. ...
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Are Apple Watch step counts saved to Health.app on iPhone

I'm thinking about purchasing an Apple Watch. I'm interested in the activity measurements. Currently, I'm using my iPhone to count steps etc. When I connect an Apple Watch to my iPhone and the Apple ...
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How do I install an enterprise iPhone/iPad app over the air when using certificate pinning?

I'm using certificate pinning in an enterprise application. Certificate pinning is basically the process of creating your own self-signed root CA, distributing that root CA certificate with your ...
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Is it possible to restore contacts from a few days back

I honestly don't know what happened, but it appears that I lost a number of key contacts out of my address book. I didn't delete them manually, but regardless of what the cause was - they are gone. ...
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ICloud Password won't work on iPad but will on iPhone

I guess the title spells it out. A bit of background into - I have an iCloud password associated with an old email. It also has a secondary email set up so I still get email when I reset the iCloud ...
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I can't click on the none option for iTunes [duplicate]

I can't update my apps because it's saying I need a payment method but I don't have a payment method, and it won't let me choose the option none what do I do?
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Devices not connecting to Airport unless I separate bands

I have a home network setup with an AirPort Extreme base station. I've never had any issues connecting my devices to the network until recently, when three iPhone 4 devices in the family suddenly ...
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Can't change media kind from music to podcast in iTunes 12

I've been downloading mp3s from a podcast's archives on their website (the archived episodes aren't available on iTunes). After adding these files to iTunes, I'm unable to do the logical thing, which ...
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How to assign a global IPv6 address in VPN?

I cannot assign a global IPv6 address on the iPhone ppp0 interface, just only a link-local address (fe80::). How to assign a global IPv6 address on the iPhone? I'am using L2TP/IPSec VPN with radvd. ...
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iPhone 5 New iCloud address, but still have iMessage from previous iCloud

I made a new iCloud address, but when I checked my iMessage, it had messages from my old iCloud. Do I have to manually delete these messages? Also, would my content in my iMessage app then be ...
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How can I fix this iPhone's Apple ID problem? [duplicate]

I found an iPhone 5c a couple days ago, and need to get rid of the original Apple ID on it. I tried to return this phone to the owner, but there was no Find My iPhone or anything. I tried to set it ...
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Remove number from iMessage to use on non iPhone

I had an iPhone and I used iMessage on it. I didn't mind getting some of the messages to my laptop. But recently I switched back to a very old phone I had that is not a smart phone. Now I am receiving ...
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iTunes playlist question

I have altered my iTunes playlist on my PC because I had to get a new computer due to some hacker putting a crypto lock on my hard drive. I never used the iCloud to back up my playlist and thought ...
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Unexpected FaceTime message appeared on laptop

I got a message on my laptop that says: Your phone number is now being used for FaceTime on a new iPhone. However, I do not use FaceTime. I have checked Settings on my iPhone. Have I been ...
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How do I get the photos off my iPhone to my Windows PC without using iCloud?

Used to be I plug in my iPhone and there was a drive under This PC for the iPhone and I use Windows photo synchronization to copy the photos from the phone to the PC. However, now when I plug in the ...
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Image to be shown on one tap on iOS?

I took a photo of my bus timetable, and I want to have that image as an "application" on my iPhone's home screen. Is there an app that, when clicked, goes directly to this one image? Is there another ...
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Why can't I uninstall a Unity game from my iPhone?

Several months ago, I created a simple game using Unity 4.5 on an iMac running OS X Mavericks, and decided to try testing it on my iPhone 5s running iOS 7. I tested the game using the Unity Remote 4 ...
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Can an old photo from Gmail get put into my photo stream?

Is it possible for an old photo from gmail (like 6 years old) to be put into the photo stream after an update? A very old picture appeared in my photo stream and I don't know how it got there.
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iPhone is dead, will not charge

I have an iPhone 4s running on iOS 8.1.3. I've owned it for about 2-3 years now and have taken good care of it physically and hardware wise. But recently my phone had died. I plugged it in to the ...
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iPhone 6 backlight issue, burn-in

I bought an iPhone 6 64GB in Space Gray from 5th avenue NY 14 days ago. I can see a grayish area at the top right corner, near to the charge display. It's hard notice in full brightness, but ...
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Locked iPhone data recovery [duplicate]

I have an iPhone 4s and it is locked. I'm right now unable to use it. I googled and found out that I can restore using previous backup made using iTunes. I have some photos and contacts in my phone ...
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Upgrade and jailbreak 8.1 -> 8.4

Currently: Have iPhone 4s. Currently installed IOS: old 8.1. It isn't jailbroken. the latest working jailbreak is for 8.4. the iTunes offers me the latest IOS for 4s currently: 8.4.1. Question: is ...
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What do I do about a broken screen replacement (flickering while unlocking)?

I got my LCD screen changed a month ago when it broke, but now my phone is flickering when I unlock it. It goes back to normal after a few seconds. How do I fix this?
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Where does iTunes get data to populate “On My Device” Music list?

I have an issue similar to question #142146 "iTunes shows 'ghost' songs on my iPhone that are not there, how do I fix this?" When the conversion to AppleMusic occurred, several hundred songs on my ...
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Apple Maps for iOS App

I'm interested in using Apple Maps for an iOS app, and have a couple of questions about it. Is there any cost associated with using Apple Maps? Is it free, or does it depend on the type of use? Does ...