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

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Backup And Restore iPhone Text Messages

I have an iPhone that I need to wipe because I need to send it to Apple for the Lock Button Replacement Program. The only issue is I need to restore my iPhone and I don't want to lose my text ...
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How do I practically share hundreds of GPS waypoints between iPhones and PCs and navigate to these points using routing and dictated directions? [closed]

I am working with a team to collect GPS points for agricultural use in rural areas. The team will, together, collect somewhere between 500 and 1000 waypoints and need to share these points with the ...
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iPhone 5S — Can receive but cannot make outgoing calls

My iPhone 5s which I bought a year ago shows "Call Failed" whenever I hit "send", it doesn't matter which number I'm dialing. I can get incoming calls, FaceTime calls, messages, and apps are working ...
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iPhone 4s change Apple id [duplicate]

A friend has given me his old iPhone but it still has his Apple id on iTunes and the cloud and won't allow me access. How do I erase this and input my details instead
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Can't turn off Find my Iphone with old apple id password in order to delete account from my iphone

Iphone 4 - I'm trying to change the apple ID on my iphone to match my icloud (already changed apple id here) but it keeps asking me for the password linked to the old ID to turn off find my iphone, in ...
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iPhone broken falling from car

I left my phone on the roof of my car today and drove off and the result was that I reversed over it and smashed the screen. I am insured so that is OK. The only problem I have is I haven't backed it ...
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Can You Use The Apple Watch With An iPod?

I may or may not be be getting the new Apple Watch. Before I think about it I want to know if I can use it with an iPod Touch 5th generation instead of an iPhone. Is the apple Watch locked to the ...
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iPhone is disabled, connect to iTunes [duplicate]

My iPhone 5S displays "iPhone is disabled, connect to iTunes." It occurred because I entered the wrong password too many times. I can not restore it because I forgot my Apple ID and password. How can ...
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Siri stopped working

Since iOS 8.1 Siri stopped working for me. The sound and wave animation appear, but it seems the microphone does not register my speech, or it is not processed by Siri. I have read various ...
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iPhone randomly turning off?

My iPhone 5 frequently and randomly decides to turn itself off. When it is about to go, it freezes, shows the 'turning off wheel/circle' and then goes black, with the exception of a tiny red dot in ...
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Iphone 4s says i have no storage available

My 6gb iphone 4s says I have no storage left.When I only have 2 apps on this iphone. This iphone was found and it has been jailbroken and erase all content and settings does not work. I've tried it ...
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Why do bluetooth speakers reconnect to device that is off?

I have several bluetooth speakers, and more than 2 iOS devices. Once a speaker is paired with one iOS device (iPhone, for ex.), the next time I turn on the speaker, it connects (with beep sound) to ...
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the max number of icloud accounts you can set up on iphone 5

I recently had my iPhone stolen, it was recovered but both of my apple ids were altered and I can not use them. the person who stole the phone must have set up one or more accounts because when ...
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Looking for calendar app where I can create event by share option in contact

I am looking for calendar app where I can create an event by iOS 8's "Share" option in Contacts. Does one exist?
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I have removed all mail accounts from my iPhone and reset it. What's using storage?

I have deleted all my e-mail accounts from Mail from the iPhone -- iCloud, my work account, etc., and have reset the phone (powering off and then back on) a couple of times. In ...
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Sharing business contact list between iPhones

I am looking for best way to have two groups of contacts (personal and business), and the business ones I need to be synced with some of my employees. But I can't find best way to do it. If I use ...
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Music disappearing from my music library

I recently downloaded an album straight to my iPhone's music library. The album is synced to iCloud however it keeps removing itself from my music library and I have to 'show all music on' and ...
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iPhone open YouTube video in YouTube App

I'm trying to open a video embedded in a page and a giant play button appears and the native video player opens and plays the video. Instead I want to open the video in the YouTube app so I can see ...
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Live Photo Stream / Photowall

For an event I need pictures displayed on a screen right after they are taken on an iPhone. I tried doing this with an Apple TV and the photostream view, but the photos take some time to show. Is ...
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Can I transfer content from an existing iPhone to a new iPhone which is using a new (different) Apple ID?

I am trying to cut myself off from the family shared AppleID. I've just bought myself a new Macbook and have set up a new Apple ID. I have also just got a iPhone 5 to replace my dying 4. My question ...
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Deleting games from iPhone 5s and ipad

If I delete a game from my Game Center on my iPad, will it delete the game off of my iPhone?
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Will my A1549 iPhone work in Japan & Philippines?

I have an unlocked "T-mobile" iPhone 6, model A1549. Next month I'm visiting Japan and the Philippines, and I'm trying to figure out if I'll be able to get away with pre-paid SIM cards or if I'm going ...
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Bluetooth on my iPhone 5S works on Face Time but not on calls

I am having a weird problem with my Plantronics M100 Bluetooth lately! It was working without any problem for the past years on my old iPhone 4 and my new iPhone 5S. But now when i am trying a call in ...
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How do I get an old iOS 4.1 iPhone 3GS to sync with my iCloud contacts on my OS X 10.7.5 Mac?

I have an iPhone 3GS that is unlocked and jailbroken. It is running iOS 4.1. I cannot update because that will undo the unlock mechanism. I was originally on an iPhone 4S. It got bricked somehow, so ...
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Disable carrier “features” on IOS 7

My IPhone 4 has some carrier features I would like to disable: When ever I miss a call this thing opens and I have to close it. If I do not close it(say for ex. a missed call at night) the screen ...
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iPhone dropped not responding to touch

Dropped my iPhone 5 now screen comes on but also has horizontal lines on half the screen and won't respond to my touch . Is it fixable?
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iPhone Apple Calendar

How do I remove the factory loaded Apple app known as "Calendar" from my iPhone 5?I have tried to remove this application by placing my finger on the application's icon. All app icons on the iPhone ...
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Save a shortcut / redirect link to the Home Screen?

I've got a certain 'system' I'd like to set up, however for convenience I'd like to be able to save a redirect - shortcut (such as a shortened bit.ly URL. However, the only method I know of adding a ...
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My dad keeps getting all my apps that I download. why?

My dad and I used to have the same Apple id, but recently I made his own (he didn't know how to work his) and I changed it on his phone. I kept mine on a new device. But he still keeps getting any app ...
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Is it possible to AirPlay music from a Mac to an iPhone?

I want to be able to play music to various 'real' AirPlay speakers, like my Apple TV and AirPort Express, but I'd also like to be able to put my headphones on to my iPhone when I need to go to a part ...
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Can't backup broken iPhone 6 without entering pin

I have recently broken the screen on my iPhone 6 and want to back everything up before I take it into apple to be repaired. My problem is when I go to back the phone up in iTunes, it wants my ...
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How do you text people from your number and not from your Apple ID email? [duplicate]

I've recently went to an Apple store and the guy reset all my settings. Lately, whenever I text people with iPhones, they tell me that I don't text from my number anymore, but from my Apple ID email. ...
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My iPad unable to view subtitles

My iPad unable to open or view video online with subtitles. But when I open the same website with my lappy, the video and subtitles work well. There have something wrong with the website or my iPad?
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How to have arrows for moving the cursor right and left when writing text on iPad?

On an iPhone, I was writing text. Among the keys, I have seen arrows for moving the cursor right and left. How can I have these keys on iPad ? These would be very useful. Why aren't these keys ...
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Can I use Siri to tell me the time without using the Internet?

I only use Siri when I need to know the time. And she can't do it 80 percent of the time. In a scenario: phone is in my pocket, I am listening music through earpod. And I want to know the time ...
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How to rename Siri [duplicate]

Is there any way to rename Siri on the iPhone? I'm looking for any and all solutions, including Jailbreak tweaks. I love the new "Hey Siri" feature, but my SO and I both use iPhones with this feature, ...
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Lost new photos after restoring from old iPhone

I got a new iPhone, and took some pictures. After that I have connected it to iTunes and restored the contents of my previous iPhone. Now I have lost all new photos - how can I get them back?
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Left iphone 4 in sun, now I can only see a blue lines on screen…

It's been in the house for over an hour and still no change. Is it totally done or does it just need some time?
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How save e-mail on Mac, while deleting on iPhone?

I need to delete email after reading them on my iPhone, but do not want to delete them on my Mac, so I can file the emails later. How to do this?
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iOS Reminders caldav file name

Here's my current setup: Server with radicale installed and configured Mail & reminders iOS account setup connecting to my server With this setup, I'm able to add and sync calendars, ...
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Changed my Apple ID and now can't download old apps [duplicate]

I changed my apple id some time ago and I am wanting to download an app I used to have on my phone, crunchyroll to be specific. But every time I click the icloud icon to redownload it it shows the ...
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Can't delete apps that are no longer available in App Store

I have four apps that are no longer available in the App Store. They're not installed on my phone (which is fine). Every time I connect my iPhone to I get this message in iTunes: "Some of the apps in ...
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Copy iOS Calendar to Sunrise Calendar

I use Sunrise Calendar for all my meetings and appointments so it's completely replaced iOS Calendar for me. However there is one feature I find invaluable in iOS Cal and it's the ability to click a ...
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Unable to add credit card after selecting none

How do I add a credit card to my apple pay? I'm trying to purchase credits n it says "unable to connect to store" or something like that. Would really like to add my info just for this purchase and ...
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How to delete imported video from iphone 5

I took a video on iphone, moved it to Mac, and then imported it back to iphone. I want to delete from iphone, but trash can doesn't appear for that video. How can I delete it from iphone?
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Songs deleted from iTunes Library after synced into iPhone(5)

Heard a song on my iPhone where, because of the size of my Library, iTunes auto selected about 2,600 songs. Heard a song that I wanted to add to a playlist. But when I went to iTunes Library, it ...
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On iPhone, can I tell if group text messages were delivered?

The question is in the subject. Iphone 6 plus - ios 8. I know I can tell for individuals, but not for groups - or at least not obviously. Can I?
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Enabling tether no jailbreak

I'm looking for an effective way to enable factory tethering on my iOS 8.1.2 device without jailbreaking. I have sprint as a carrier, and I found a Redmond Pie article related to an older OS that ...
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Warranty on replacement phones

having recently taking my phone into an Apple Store with what was a manufacturing fault,2 months before the warranty ran out they exchanged it without hesitation, 12 weeks on and now the new ...
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How do I sync my music library from my iPhone to my MacBook Air?

I just purchased a MacBook Air and I'm trying to sync my music library from my iPhone 6 to the new Macbook and only music purchased from the iTunes Store shows up on the MacBook although I have lots ...