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How to selectively sync playlists from iCloud to iPhone

I am using Apple Music and all my purchased songs & the playlists are synced to the cloud. However, I don't want every single playlist from showing up on my iPhone when I turn on the iCloud music. ...
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iPhone: How to make the Facebook app play videos in HD by default?

I have an iPhone 6 and it annoys me that I have to click every time on HD when playing a video before it plays in HD. Does anyone know a way of making sure that all video's played in the FB iPhone app ...
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How do I make ringtone for iPhone 6 Plus with compatible iPhone Ringtone Format?

I am kinda tired of the default ringtones and wanna to try some new, but I don't know how to make ringtones for iPhone. I used to use Android Phones, and I can directly download music from the ...
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What happens when someone sends me an iMessage/SMS during a restore?

The restore process can take some time. What happens if someone sends me a message during this time that my phone is unusable? Will I be able to see the message at the end of the whole process? It's ...
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Restoring iPhone 5 fails - error 2001?

I've just moved to the States and a family member kindly passed on an old AT&T iPhone 5. The trouble is that it's stuck in a reset loop. When I go into recovery mode and try to restore the phone, ...
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How can I back up my iphone if my touch screen is broken?

My touch screen capability on my 5c wasn't working, so I had to get a new phone. Before I close out my old phone, I have to back it up (hasn't been backed-up in a LONG time).... Is there any way to ...
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How do I fix my iPhone 5s?

Now first of all, I assure you, there is not a single issue like mine. Let me list the steps taken with corresponding error messages/new problems to each step taken. The problem started when the SIM ...
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Is there a SDK or private framework that can access iMessage contents from an iOS app on a non-jailbroken phone?

(This is not a repeat question to "How is Facebook accessing my iPhone texts in order to recommend friends?", on StackExchange Security, linked below. I wish to know the internal details of how ...
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Volume Randomly Goes to Maximum with Bluetooth Headset

I have tried using two different bluetooth headsets with my iphone 6 and when using the headset and hitting the "call" button on the iphone, the volume will sometimes go to maximum level. Basically ...
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iPhone podcast app for binge listening to large back catalog?

Can anyone help me find an iphone podcast app that has features that allow efficient browsing through podcasts with large back catalogs? Specifically I would like to be able to go through the list of ...
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How can I transfer or link my Clash of Clans account to an Android device, from iOS?

How do I retrieve my Game Center username and password from my iPhone to my Android, so I can restore the progress of my Clash of Clans app?
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In the iOS 8.4 Music app how do I only show downloaded music?

I only keep a small set of music on my phone of my otherwise large iTunes purchase history, and consequently if I picked a random album or song out of my music app there is a high likelihood that it ...
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Explicit Songs in Apple Music are Censored

I've never had this issue when purchasing music from the iTunes Store, but Apple Music is weird. For some songs, after adding the explicit version to my library and downloading for offline play, it ...
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Don't receive email notifications on iOS devices using IMAP folders

While using my iCloud account to receive emails, i've structured it to filter the content down to an organized fashion according to my liking. So lets say I have : Inbox VIP Drafts Sent Archive ...
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How can I restore photos and videos from an iPhone back up?

How can I get my photos and videos that were backed up from my iPhone 5 onto my iPhone 6?
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I can't activate my iPhone 4S [duplicate]

My iPhone 4S is suddenly locked and it asks for Apple ID and Password. When I added them, it says my Apple ID can't activate my phone. I can't see my iPhone listed on Find My Phone page on ...
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How to organize/receive emails on one account while sending from another

I have had a Yahoo account for a number of years and recently got a Gmail account. Since my Yahoo account has all my emails since forever saved into folders that are helpful for me to keep organized, ...
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Getting a text file with list of installed apps on iPhone or iPad?

Is there any simple way to get a list of all of the installed apps on my iPhone or iPad, that I can save to a text file? I'm guessing it needs to be done from iTunes or an external app that manages ...
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Music application starts loading the spinner every time I launch the app!

I recently bought a new Apple iPhone 4s. Whenever I launch the Music app, (after closing it from the background list of running apps), I see a spinner sign to the left side of the battery indicator. ...
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Any risk to using an active SIM card to activate an old iPhone 5?

My boss recently bought an iPhone 5. She does not plan to use any calling/texting features on it, she only wants to use an app called PureAudioPro from the app store on it (essentially she will treat ...
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How to free up Message's “dead space” while preserving some conversations?

There are many reports that the previous versions of the iOS Messages app did not properly free up space when conversations were deleted and every subsequent restore from backup carries this "dead ...
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iPhone 4 Won’t Turn On or Wake Up?

My lock button is broken and i have been using assist to lock my iPhone , but early today i pull my iPhone out of my pocket it I couldn't turn it on. I tried plugging it into the wall charger, ...
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Why everything counts from year 1970?

So I've looked around and couldn't really find an answer to this. I have an iPhone (jailbroke) and I notice in several settings there is a string usually in the .plist files that say something ...
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iPhone 6 replacement screen and iOS 9

My 8 year old cracked a (very good) friend's teenager's iPhone 6. It is only cracked mostly at the bottom around the home button and just barely in front of the actually display so they said not to ...
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iPhone will not connect to corporate WPA2/Enterprise network

Starting today all iPhones on our corporate network are unable to connect to any of the 4 WiFi access points. I had no issues as of yesterday. Android devices and laptops have no issues. IOS ...
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iPhone 6 Blue Screen

I just have a quick question on my iPhone 6 (jailbroken on iOS 8.3) and now every-time it reboots it does a blue screen for less than a second then restarts again and loads up normally. I replaced ...
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How do I transfer pictures from my iPhone 6 to my Mac while phone is water damaged?

My iPhone 6 has been water damaged causing me not to see my screen, I can't unlock my phone because of this. Is there a way I can transfer my photos to my Mac without unlocking the phone?
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Restrict certain apps from using Wi-Fi (internet) on iOS 8

I have iPhone 5c running latest iOS 8 update. I know how to restrict certain apps from accessing internet when using cellular data. I want to know if its possible to do same when Wi-Fi is turned on. ...
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Can't update/ download apps without a card

I have a debit card and I've used it to buy items on the App Store. Now it's not accepting the debit card anymore and demands a new card to buy/update apps.
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How to record photo/video files smaller on iOS

My iPhone photos and videos are too high resolution so that I can't send them via email or facebook messenger. I rarely need high-definition photo and video, and I'd like to set the default ...
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Unlocking an iPhone in “Find My iPhone” mode [duplicate]

I have purchased an iPhone 5c from it's previous owner, but he has not removed this device from his account, nor have I received his username or password. This device is in the "Find My iPhone" mode. ...
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Will my iphone insurance company know that I found the old one (which I was supposed to return if found) if I put a new sim card in it?

I don't know if this belongs on Ask Different, but I reckoned it does because the core of the question involves the SIM card and apple company data. My father got traveller's insurance from Asurion ...
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Playlists have disappeared from my iPhone 5s

All of my playlists have disappeared from my iPhone, and when I attempt to sync it with iTunes, nothing happens. I have tried it with the previous and current versions of iTunes. My device is running ...
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Audio incorrectly outputs to speaker while headphones are in

When I put my headphones in, the music plays, but not through the headphones. I've tried several different pairs of headphones that all work with a different phone. I can't watch or listen to anything ...
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Moving Files From iCloud to Windows 7

When I log in to iCloud, select 48 pictures, and press download, only 4 get downloaded. I also tried to sync the PC with my iPhone. Only the last 30 pictures are on the iPhone. I want to move the ...
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Removing a Jailbreak from an iPhone 4

I jailbroke my iOS Device, but now I want to remove it. I can put the device on my iCloud from the phone now, but when I perform the restore process, will iCloud be locked? I'm not sure how it works, ...
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Is an Erased, Stolen iPhone, Safe on iCloud?

My wife's iPhone was stolen, and because our iCloud is connected via Family Sharing, I immediately put it on stolen mode and then erase mode to remove all the data once it came online. I checked ...
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Backup failed due to insufficient storage in the iCloud [closed]

I just bought 20GB iCloud storage. But still, I couldn't back up my phone. Why?
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Why Is the Apple Watch Activity App Distance Incorrect by 500m on a 7km Run?

Today, I went for a 7 kilometer run on a course with an established distance. I set the MapMyRun app on my iPhone and the Activity App on my watch to record the run. MapMyRun recorded the distance ...
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Intact iPhone's display broken, how to make backup from locked phone?

My iPhone's display broke. The phone itself is intact, yet the screen stays black. iTunes on my recognizes the phone, I have synced with this Mac before. Yet when I want to make a backup of the phone, ...
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iOS 9 Public Beta: Diagnostic & Usage Data not being cleared

Normally, syncing an iPhone to iTunes should clear on-device diagnostic and usage data. However, I'm currently running the latest iOS 9 Public Beta, and diagnostic and usage data is not being cleared ...
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iPhone 5 won't charge in certain geographic location

My iPhone 5 charges fine in NYC - albeit with weakening battery life. I went to Maine a couple weeks ago and it would not charge. Used the same charging hardware as in NYC which also worked fine ...
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Why would my iPhone 6 be stuck in a dead battery boot loop?

Okay, so I have a problem. My iPhone 6 died (it runs a non-jailbroken version of iOS, I used it as a test device for development applications, but I didn't do anything crazy with the firmware of the ...
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Would erase content and settings affect phone number?

I just want to know, I just want to do it safely. My phone always said it's almost full storage but I did delete all my text messages, pictures, apps, etc. I tried everything but it always said the ...
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anytrans is mixing up songs on mac?

so a while ago i downloaded anytrans for my new mac so i wouldn't have to delete the song previously downloaded on my cell phone, but recently it has been mixing up song titles for example it says the ...
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Text Message showing up with wrong name on iPHone

For some reason when my son sends my mother a text message it shows up with my name. Texts from me show up in a different thread, but when I click on the "contact" from his it takes it to my contact. ...
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Using (Shared) Reminders on iPhone - Any Way to Recover?

So, my wife created a Reminders list on her phone and added me. When I accepted the share and went into it, it wasn't loading the list items, so I deleted the list and she removed the share and ...
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Problems with photo stream

I have a large photo library and I do not want to buy extra space from Apple so that I can use the iCloud photo library. Instead, I want to use the photo stream to synchronize every photo taken from ...
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My iPhone 5s will not sync with my iTunes anymore!

My iPhone 5s will not sync anymore. iTunes reads it once it's plugged in and comes back with an error message saying "You do not have enough access privileges for this operation.".
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Can I get my pictures back? [closed]

Okay so I recently jail broke my phone and well my phone broke it doesn't work no more like at all, it doesn't even turn on. And well the only way to fix it is to unjailbreak it and to do that I need ...