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Is this tool to crack the iPhone's PIN real? [closed]

I have just came across the following video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JrQYvjfqe-M Is this real? it's terrifying to know that my iPhones PIN can be cracked that easily?
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Receiving a copy of text messages I send to other people after iOS 8 update

Why am I getting text messages I send to other people? It comes in as a new message to me. I checked the setting and I do not have it on BCC even though I think that is for group messages anyway. ...
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Swipe big working what next?

My iPhone 4s will not let me swipe to unlock, power down or go to the next screen. I am currently accessing it through Siri... How can I fix this?
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Do people who have my number see if I install WhatsApp

If I install WhatsApp on my iphone, will other other people, who have my number in their address book, see that I installed it? And if yes, is there a way to prevent that from happening?
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iPhone 4S on iOS 8 with gevey sim but without WiFi, how can i get 3G?

I have a iPhone 4s with the WiFi button greyed out for some time (hardware and humidity situation) but it didn't matter much because i had 3g but now i have changed operator and put a gevey card on ...
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Turn off all connectivity except GPS

I am leaving on a camping trip tomorrow. I have an iPhone 6 from my employer. I would like to use the phone for GPS (vis Google Maps) over the weekend, but do not want to receive a single notification ...
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Have to keep closing and opening iTunes to finish a device restore

I got a new iPhone, and am restoring my old iPod Touch to this iPhone. During the process, it gets stuck on apps. I've got about 100, and it keeps stopping at about every 5 apps or so. By "stopping", ...
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The songs on my iphone and the playlists are not loading onto itunes

I am having issues with loading all the photos, songs and playlists from my iPhone onto my iTunes account. I have recently changed my PC so just loaded iTunes onto it. I have put in my account details ...
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iPhone: Disable vibration for all notifications except for phone calls

How can I disable vibrations for all notifications except for phone calls on an iPhone? This is for an iPhone 6 running iOS 8. For instance, if I receive a notification such as a new email, my phone ...
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Export iPhone 3GS contacts into iCloud

I bought an iPhone 6 and I would like to use all the contacts from my iPhone 3GS. Some of the contacts were stored in iCloud. The other ~480 contacts are on my iPhone 3GS. How can I transfer these to ...
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Photostreams only sync thumbnails

My Photostreams (shared and my own) - not the "recent photo" folder - are all visible on my new iPhone 6. When I scroll through them, all the photos appear (the thumbnails), however none of them seem ...
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How to keep the same contact list on different accounts

In my iPhone it shows contacts from iCloud, Yahoo and Google accounts. If I add a new contact it added only to my default account which is google. If I made change to a contact which cames from the ...
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How to keep all my passwords, browsing data, e-mails, content etc. only for myself, and away from Apple?

I just bought my first Apple product (iPhone) a few days ago and from the moment I switched on I have been asked to use the Apple ID and iCloud for pretty much everything. I have a concern, i.e. if I ...
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Gmail video chat-unable to add contact

i just bought my first iPad and am trying to set up video chat . I downloaded chrome as my browser and downloaded the plugin hangout. But when I try to log in, I get the msg 'unable to add contact'. I ...
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Looking at Earlier Browsing History on iPhone4s

I need to find a page I looked at maybe four months ago. It was really hard to find with the information on only that ONE website. I am doing a project on it now, but cannot find the correct ...
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iPhone 5s internal storage is full

When I connect my iPhone to my pc, it shows that the internal storage of the phone is almost full, however when I click the subfolders, there are no photos or videos inside the folders to delete. How ...
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An iPhone with dual sim capability?

Is there any iPhone model with official dual sim capability?
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Can I update my iPhone 4S on iOS 6 to iOS 8?

I have new iPhone 4S with iOS 6.1.0. Can I upgrade my current iOS version to 8.0.2? Whether there can be a problem that I skipped iOS 7 and jump straight from 6 to 8 version?
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How to save contacts on iPhone with broken screen?

I dropped my iPhone and broke the screen (is just black). So I bought a new iPhone but I want to sync all my contacts and of course the screen is locked and moved to the side. It looks something like ...
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Why do I get 'low battery' as an alert despite changing notification of type 'phone' to banner?

settings > notifications > phone alert style when unlocked: banners so why am I getting 'low battery' warnings as alerts? I wouldn't mind but the fact that the OS doesn't detect I am in the ...
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Can I start A New and delete All I've previously done

A kid next door was bought a 2nd hand IPad and he can't download games because he doesn't have Apple ID so I share mine. But because of some security reason I decided to change my email and password. ...
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Disable WIFI order with keychain access

There are two WIFIs at work. One official and one for guests (which is also used to connect to for privat devices like iPhones). I have the same Apple ID and keychain access configured on my private ...
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identifying devices using find my phone app

I will try to be specific. - I did receive this e mail: Dear XXXXX, Your Apple ID (XXXXXXX) was used to sign in to the Find My iPhone app on a new device. Date and Time: October 6, 2014, ...
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Is there a way to show the iPhone skin with the lastest iOS 8 Simulator?

Previous versions of the iOS Simulator (7 and below) would also show the iPhone skin, which made for better demos: Is there a way to do this with the iOS 8 Simulator? This isn't as compelling:
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iCloud back up on iPhone 5c

If I back all my data on to iCloud will this free my memory on my phone as I only have 8GB and would like more pics songs etc , hope people can help!
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How do I delete all Music off my iPhone library so nothing appears?

I’m having problems deleting all my music off my iPhone. I have deleted the music through iTunes and tried to delete it on on my iPhone but it still shows the track and just has the download symbol ...
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Unlocking iPhone 5s

My sister had locked her phone by downloading the IOS 8 and in the process she had turned off her phone. Her whole phone had then locked out and started over. Logically, we would take the phone and ...
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Black/cracked screen

Last month I dropped my iphone4 and cracked the front screen really bad, but still worked. About a week ago I dropped it again and cracked the backing, again, still worked perfectly fine, but the ...
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iTunes does not have ibooks option

I recently bought mac book air. In that I have itunes 11.2.1 version. Now I want to move all of my contents from my previous mac book's itunes to this new one and completely sync both my ipad and ...
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How to get all my apps and data off iPhone 4s to new 5s

I just recently bought an iPhone 5s but haven't set it up yet. Is there a way that I don't have to redownload everything onto my new phone?
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Why does my iPhone play the tri-tone voicemail sound for no apparent reason?

I have an iPhone 4 running iOS 7. Every once in a while, my phone will play the tri-tone "voicemail" sound for no apparent reason: I won't have any new voicemails – or any new notifications in general ...
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Problem with I phone after installing os 8

Ever since I installed os 8 on my iPad and iPhone my iPhone is not working right. My messages go to the iPad. I can not turn off settings. The iPhone wouldn't acknowledge the wifi even though it ...
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2 email accounts

I have 2 email accounts on my iPhone 6 and both contact lists are merging. I also have facebook email addresses merging. Is there a way to make them all stop merging? I'm trying to keep work and ...
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Is it possible to sync nano without a computer via iPhone

My wife currently owns an iPod nano and is planning on upgrading her phone to an iPhone 6 when she is eligible to upgrade (currently she has an Android phone. She rarely, if ever, uses a computer at ...
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How do I create itemized lists on Notes for iPhone?

Notes for Mac automatically indents and turns hyphen + spacebar into an emdash, and prepares the next indented emdash when pressing return at the end of an item. Notes for iPhone faithfully continues ...
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Another device is connected to my Clash of Clans village

I have a problem when I am playing Clash of Clans, a message appears saying connection lost their is another device is connected to another village. I've changed the password of Game Center and Apple ...
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Incoming call on 2nd iPhone without SIM Card

Yesterday, i was going to setup my new iPhone 6. So i did a backup of my iPhone 5, exchanged the SIM card and restored the iPhone 6. The restore did not went well, so i switched put the SIM card back ...
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Can I use my iphone 4s sim card in a different iphone 4?

can I put the sim card from my Verizon iPhone 4s into another iPhone 4? (going from iPhone 4S to just iPhone 4...not sure if theres a difference except for just the "siri" part) and will it work the ...
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How can I prevent the iPad from getting my iPhone texts or calls?

Updated my iPhone and iPad to IOS 8.0.2 and now when I get a text or phone call on the iPhone the message appears on my iPad. Can I undo or unlink this feature?
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Reconnecting Bluetooth headset for iphone

How should we reconnect a Bluetooth headset, if we have forgot it from the phone. Bluetooth can't detect the headset again.
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iPhone 6, iOS 8, App Store Update count doesn't update

This is a small thing, but the details are where it is at. I have a new iPhone 6 running iOS 8.02 and the App Store flag says I have four new app updates to download. This was true before I downloaded ...
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iphone notes app that supports Dropbox sync, search, import text files automatically

I search for a notes application that supports File sync with Dropbox folder Searching the contents of the text files Import new files from Dropbox folder automatically I found an app that ...
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What does the “EU Internet” switch do on my iPhone 5s?

I have an iPhone 5s. I recently noticed that my Settings/Mobile page has a "Data Roaming" switch and an "EU Internet" switch: The first I understand (enable data when roaming in foreign countries), ...
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iPhone backup or sync issue “unknown error occurred (-50)”

I recently switched from iCloud backup to backing up to my computer since the iOS 8 update seems to have doubled the size of my backup and it no longer fits on iCloud. When backing up to my computer ...
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Is there a way to restore JUST saved network connections for iOS?

I'm having trouble with getting enough space on my iPhone 4s. I'm considering just wiping it and starting from scratch again. I've got all my photos, music, mail, and contacts backed up to my Mac; it ...
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Does iOS battery usage include GPS usage?

One of the most common pieces of advice given to reduce battery usage is to disable un-needed GPS features. This is becoming increasingly hard to do as many features such as activity tracking and ...
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Tree-threaded Mail on iPhone

Is there a way using the native IOS mail application on the iPhone to show the full discussion tree for a folder? I participate in many mailing lists, and conversations are rarely between only two ...
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How to upload photos/files to iCloud like with Dropbox's application?

I've recently extended my iCloud storage to 20GB and now I am wondering how to upload files to it from my iPhone. Is there any way to do it as it is in dropbox's application? Just to open the folder ...
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Ive an iPhone 5(GSM) Running on ios 7.0.3 i cant restore the itunes says that the IPSW is not compatible? [duplicate]

I've an iPhone 5(GSM) running on ios 7.0.3. I can't restore. iTunes says that the IPSW is not compatible?
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Covertly monitoring teen's iPhone

My friend has an at-risk teen and the child's counselor as asked her to monitor his online activities without his knowledge. Since I'm a "computer guy" she asked me for guidance. But most of the ...