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

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What is the Downloads folder on an iOS device?

This might seem like a simple question but what is the downloads folder on an iOS device? Is it OK to remove the contents of it? On my iPhone, I have used iExplorer to check out the contents of this ...
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How can I backup iPhone 4s to Onedrive, and automatically delete backed up data on device?

Not to much to say, though the 4s has ios 7, and we have one terabyte of storage with onedrive (don't think it will fill up :)
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iOS: Different language for mail / calendar

Although I send most e-mail to English speaking audiences, I'd like to use a non-English language as my iPhone's general language. Unfortunately when I change the phone's language, all of the mail ...
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Making iPhone/iPad the master when syncing with iTunes

I am syncing my iPhone with my Mac using iTunes. How do I make the iPhone have priority over the Mac? I mean, I want to copy what is on the iPhone to iTunes, deleting from iTunes what is not anymore ...
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iphone app icon size?

Can someone tell me what size icons I should be including in an iPhone app. Can I assume also that I should include two resolutions? Any help would be great, thanks.
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Clear up space on my phone that seems be taken up by recently deleted photos?

I had over 4 GB worth of photos on my phone and a month ago I deleted them all. As of recently, the 1600 or so photos in the "recently deleted" album were automatically deleted. The usage section in ...
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Disable “helpful” iMac message icon when text with my iPhone

So, now that I have my new iMac 5K, I'm pleased that it can text like my iPhone. My Windows PC of course cannot. BUT I do NOT want anyone sitting at my iMac to read my text messages, or even know to ...
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Which URL does Apple request when connecting to a Wi-Fi network to look for redirects?

I remember reading somewhere that when you connect to a Wi-Fi network, Apple tries accessing their own URL which is guaranteed not to follow any redirects. (E.g. http://apple.com/no-redirects). If it ...
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Bought music load/unload randomly on iPhone

Time to time I have the issue with music which I bought in iTunes Store and loaded via wifi to my iPhone 4s. Music may randomly load or unload regardless my preferences. I can find some albums loaded ...
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Website music playable on iOS?

just a quick question. I want to make a website that has an embeded HTML5/flash audio player in with auto-play enabled, now I know there has been some talk that Apple blocks that on all iOS devices, ...
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How to attach files to emails on iPhone running iOS 8?

Here is my dilemma/situation: Step1. I download a PDF (or any other type) file from somewhere (i.e Safari, Email, Google Drive, etc.) into an application that can open it (i.e. Documents by ...
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iPhone can't receive mail from Exchange - gives “No Mail” notification although account is active

My iPhone 5 successfully connected to the Exchange server during the setup of my Exchange email account on device. All Mail settings match other users who successfully connect and get mail, except of ...
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How can I copy my music from iPod Nano (model A1446) to iPhone 5s?

I am trying to somehow extract the music from my iPod and also transfer all the playlists the way I arranged them on the iPod before. The iPod is a 7th generation iPod Nano and I am using iTunes 12 on ...
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Is there a way to use TouchID for iTunes and App store only?

I previously asked this question for iOS 7. I am on iOS 8 now and in the Settings for Touch ID, there is a specific toggle for Use Touch ID for iTunes & App Store. I turn it on - it tells me ...
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Disabling headphone mic on iPhone (jailbroken)

I have a jailbroken iPhone and I'm looking for a tweak that that disable my headphones mic and leave it using the internal mic. I need this because I'm constantly using FaceTime at home however the ...
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What a major lag with syncing contacts on iphone!

I have iphone 4s (7.1.2 ios), itunes 12.0, Mac os 10.10 (Yosemite) I have connected iphone to macbook and in "Info" section checked "Sync Contacts" that means upload contacts from iphone to computer ...
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AppStore problem with language of iOS Cordova apps always English and German

I uploaded the past months several iOS apps made with Cordova and when they were published all shown in its app details that the languages are English and German but I want to display Spanish because ...
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How to check my iCloud text messages?

Can anyone tells me how to view my text messages on iCloud? I know that iCloud will back up my messages on my iPhone 5S, and I am very curious about checking the iCloud messages. Is there any ...
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Can I charge a different price for an iPhone app versus an iPad app?

Is it possible to charge a different price for the two types?
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Facebook Messenger App - Login Report

I have a question regarding the Facebook Messenger App regarding the multiple login on different devices and some kind of report of that. So here's what happened (I'll make it short): I have an ...
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Iphone 5 can not restore!

Hello I have an Iphone 5 GSM it was jailbroken, i tried to do a manual update with the phone itself. Since then the devise is stuck on the apple logo and the loading bar is not moving. I tried to ...
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Can I transfer my Clash of clans village from one profile to another? [duplicate]

I played CoC on my family's iPad and now I have a iPhone of my own, of course I'd like to make a new profile as well. So the question is: Can I transfer the village from the iPad to my new iPhone, ...
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Permanently saving a cookie in ios8

Is there a way to permanently save a cookie in ios8? So I can clear every other cookie and browsing data but that cookie? My banking makes me confirm the computer/phone I'm using through email and ...
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Iphone 4 3G problems

I'm having problems with my iPhone: The wireless network (wifi) works, but my data won't work - I can turn my 3G (Cellular Network) on, but it won't let me load anything, it just says "connecting", ...
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Is there a way to make “find my iPhone” not work?

Is there any possible way to disable find my iPhone without just turning it off? My parents are extremely clingy (in a very bad way) but luckily I am at least privileged enough to have my own iPhone. ...
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How to read iPhone system logs?

Does the iphone (and ipod/pad?) have an equivalent to the Windows Event Log? How can one read it? I'd like to examine the event log for things like unlock events (successful and failed), charging ...
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Continuity works, but Handoff doesn't?

I've got an early 2011 MBP with an upgraded AirPort card and, in theory, Continuity capability courtesy of Continuity Activation Tool. My other devices are an iPad 4 and an iPhone 6. The iDevices ...
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Use sandbox account or real account for testing game center on real device

I read in Apple documents that I must use sandbox account to test game center if i'm in development environment and real account if in live environment. I'm currently using simulator game center so I ...
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When I try to download an app, it says Verification Required?

I can't update my Apps, or download Free ones. Also when I go into Settings there isn't a None option for payment options. I tried to enter my credit card but it says "Your payment method was ...
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Sharing iMessages [duplicate]

Me & my boyfriend both use the same Apple ID for iMessage! But.. Before we updated to the iOS 8 onwards.. We were able to send each other messages, & we still got notified. But since we ...
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Songs are continuously being deleted from my phone

I recently bought songs from iTunes and every time I go to listen to them they get deleted. I'm able to re-download the songs but they don't stay on my phone for more than an hour. iPhone 5c
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My Apple ID and phone number are being used on a new phone — what does this mean?

I received a message that states my Apple ID and phone number are now being used for iMessage and FaceTime on a new phone. I haven't gotten a new phone, so what does this mean? The same message ...
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How can I add a message to an iPhone in erase mode

I lost my phone when I was out earlier, and concerned about the data on it, I used "erase mode" on it. Unfortunately, that seems to remove the ability to set a lost message on the phone. Is there a ...
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Streaming Photos from iPhone and iPod

I would like to ask you somethings about my 3 apple devices. It is a mini ipad, ipod touch and iphone with all iOS 8.1.2. My problem comes when I have to send the photos. “Streaming photo” does not ...
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How I can activate the iPhone which is asking for credentials I don't remember?

I was going to sell my iPhone tomorrow, and I thought I'd reset it so that none of my things were on there. I had already made an iTunes and AppleID for the buyer and was going to set up the phone for ...
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Get BitTorrent Sync iOS app to sync all of the images from a “burst mode” photo set?

Is there any way to get BitTorrent Sync iOS app Camera Backup feature to sync all of the images from a burst mode photo set? By default it appears to only sync the individual image that iOS selected.
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doubt regarding airdrop transfers?

I have transferred files through airdrop from another iphone device to my device. now i cannot find it on my device. How to find the files transferred through airdrop?
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Public wifi issue

I am living in an RV park while going to school. When I moved in, the park's wifi worked great, but recently a new (unrelated) wifi network popped up. When I try to get on the park's wifi on my ...
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How can I connect multiple wireless headphones to the same Iphone 6 at the same time?

I like to listen to audio files on my Iphone 6 while jogging outdoors. My girlfriend wants to join me (jog with me and have her own headphones listening to the same audio). How can we both pair our ...
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How to activate IPhone 3G

I have a new IPhone 3G which is to be activated. I placed in a SIM card but it shows "No Service" everytime. But the SIM works fine in other mobile phones. It has this screen and when I "slide to ...
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Cannot restore my iPhone backup, iTunes says it's either corrupted or not compatible with this device

I'm in a huge trouble as my new iPhone 4s can not restore a backup of an older iPhone 4s backup. Few days back i had to change my 4s iPhone which was a locked phone( gevey sim) with iOS 8.1.2, so i ...
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Play music on iPhone via a mixer with wireless connection

I want to play musi from my iPhone on a sound system but connected to the mixer wirelessly. What interface an I get to plug into the mixer that would receive the music output. Looking at distance of ...
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Brand New iPhone 6 and Refubrished

I am thinking to Purchase iPhone 6. The problem is that in my country there are no Apple Stores. I need to purchase it through shops who import iPhone's from UK or USA. My friends are telling me that ...
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iPhone 4 stuck when rebooted

My iPhone has been stuck while I was rebooting it. In the screen it appears an apple, but that apple keeps appearing for ever. How can I turn on my iPhone 4? Broken sleep button
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iTunes doesn't see my iDevices - OS X

I have a desktop (Mac Pro 5,1) and a laptop computer (MBA 4,2). Both are running 10.10.1. I have an iPad3 and an iPhone 6. Maybe there is a new method in iTunes, but I cannot see either device on ...
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iPhone 6 stolen. Did I accidentally cancel my pending data erase by removing account from iCloud too soon?

I lost my iphone 6 maybe 2 hours ago and proceeded to do some damage control by accessing the Find My iPhone feature on iCloud. In the following order in the span of maybe 10 minutes, I turned the ...
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Wiping a stolen iPhone that wasn't connected to iCloud?

Recently, my iPhone 5 was stolen - and while I have a new iPhone 6 - I received a message from a number of someone claiming to be in possession of the device, with a new number. All images, ...
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delete apps from previous ID and set iPhone to factory seeting

I sold my iPhone to my friend and she used her apple ID to sync some apps and music but after few days she gave it back to me. now I have 2 questions : 1. how can I delete all her apps and apple id ...
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What is the IP address of my iphone when my computer is connected to the internet using that iphone's personal hotspot?

I have this program on my mac that streams my gps location over the private network. When on the road, my program needs an internet connection as well as the gps data, so I need to pair to my iphone ...
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iPhone 5 requires very firm press to register the home button

Seemingly overnight, my iPhone 5 went from working normally to requiring very firm presses to register the home button. I've tried the single water drop trick posted on Youtube (put a single drop of ...