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

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caldav stopped syncing - how to fix without losing entries?

My family uses caldav in their iPhones to keep a shared calendar (yahoo) in sync with everyone. One phone, used to add a lot of calendar entries, has stopped syncing. I tried simply reentering the PW ...
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Problem downloading software for the iPhone. Unknown error 1671

I have an iPhone on which I can't log in anymore. Too many failed passcode attempts. Now I want to wipe it with iTunes on my MacBook Pro. But iTunes is failing with There was a problem downloading ...
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iTunes starts randomly opening every time iPhone is connected — settings contradict

I've seen a few OLD articles on how to prevent iTunes from opening up every time you plug in your iPhone to your mac; however, none of those solutions seem to work or either they do not exist anymore. ...
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Changing the Country & Region with Gift Card

You can assume that I am able to change Country & Region. I am trying to change my Country & Region to Germany, though i do not own a German debit Card to do the verification. I am currently ...
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Incoming text message auto filled the “TO” field?

I received an MMS messages this afternoon on my iPhone 6. When I opened it, it was clearly a spam text message. I did not recognize the sender. I went to the link in the email on a spun up virtual ...
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Unable to download apps again

Recently on my iPhone 5s my storage was backed up because of such little storage on my phone left and I had to delete certain apps. Now I have freed up space on my phone by getting rid of my music and ...
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impossible to delete app after changing folders ( ipad )

My ipad is on iOS 8.1.3 i think, and jailbroken. Recently i got to play with ifile and deleted the .app folder of a game (hearthstone) Well all the data of the game was wiped out, i got to free ...
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how to play music from my Apple iPhone iCloud music on my Windows7 computer

So, I used to have an iTunes backup of my music on my Windows7 desktop, and enjoyed playing music. Then my iTunes on the desktop 'melted down.' So, I now backup all my iTunes music from my iPhone6 to ...
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Why does my iPhone 6 randomly ask me to enter my password with Touch ID enabled? [duplicate]

This happens every few days: I wake up in the morning, try to unlock my phone with Touch ID, and it prompts me for my password. The length and complexity of my password and my drowsiness in the ...
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Deleting IPhone6 messages - stuck at last step

I can't delete emails from IPhone6. I have gone through steps in settings to get to "move discarded message into deleted mailbox. It is checked. When I tap on it, nothing happens. Still getting error ...
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Buying items from the app store

I wanted to purchase an item in-game but I downloaded that game in a different account that I seemed to have lost. I now have a new account and I wonder if I can buy from that account instead.
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Repeated alerts after a missed call on an Iphone

How can I get repeated alerts after a missed call on an iPhone SE? I am looking for some way to blink the LED flash and vibrate, periodically after a call has been missed. This periodic blinking ...
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Does iPhone log backup restoration

Does the iPhone log if I take a backup from my iPhone and if yes into which path? If I restore it again it will show the device has been restored? If I use third-party app like PhoneClean to to ...
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I can't download from App Store for my iPhone 5

Before this I already download that apps.One day my son was deleted that apps and I try to download it again. But I can't download it. That apps are free to download. I try to reset all setting.But ...
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How does one stop the “Select A Wireless Network” prompt on iOS 10 Beta?

The "Select A Wireless Network" prompt keeps popping up every 5 seconds. I DO NOT have the "ask to join wireless networks" marked on and I am already joined to a network but this will not stop. Anyone ...
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Camera never flashes and cannot change from “Auto” to “On”

I am running iOS7 on my iPhone 4s. The camera's flash setting does not change from "Auto" when I tap it. The same is true for the HDR setting. Even when it should flash in "Auto" mode it does not. ...
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Is it hard to transfer contacts from one iPhone to another iPhone?

I just bought a new iPhone 6s, and want to move all the contacts from the old one to the new one. Can iTunes or iCloud help me do this, or are there any other ways?
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AppStore trying to download app that's already downloaded

I restored my phone from a backup and the apps were synced with iTunes, but the App Store says it's trying to download apps that are already installed. It won't go passed the loading wheel and it's ...
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iPhone 6s storage problem [duplicate]

I have a 16 GB iPhone 6s. Just 7 days ago I restored as new because my phone keeps taking up all my storage. When I restored, I had 4 GB available, 5 days went passed and I was forced to restore again ...
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Cellular data connections log

I have been traveling internationally with my iPhone 4s, running iOS 9, and intentionally kept mobile data off the entire time. However, after returning the mobile phone operator billed me for roamed ...
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iphone showing strange dates in all apps

This issue is being faced since quite a while on my iPhone 5c since iOS 9 upgrade. All the dates wherever applicable are getting displayed are something not-in-human understandable format. I tried ...
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Jammed lock screen button

My IPhone 4S recently glitched and the notification screen is stuck disabling me from using it at all. I can't shut it off as my lock-screen button is jammed and cannot be used. I'm just wondering if ...
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iPhone auto-power-off after power disconnection

I have an old iPhone 4s that I use as a music player in the car. It is plugged into a cigar-lighter socket that is only powered when the ignition is on. The phone's battery life is not particularly ...
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How to delete all photos from iPhone using mac or pc

I'd like to delete all of the photos and videos from my iPhone 5S. I am willing to use [free] software on a mac or PC. Image Capture on a Mac does not have a delete option, before or after import. I ...
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Transfer Word and pdf files between PC and iPhone

How can I transfer Word and pdf files from iPhone to PC and PC to iPhone without using iTunes? Also, when no internet access is available, how smart and slick is iPhone in reality? Android phones ...
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How to restore no longer available app from iCloud Backup

I had to restore my iPhone from iCloud backup. Unfortunately some of my apps are stuck on "Waiting.." stage. One of them is very important for me, it's Stash (http://hedonicsoftware.com/stash.html). ...
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Should I buy the discontinued iPhone 5s? [closed]

As you know that iPhone 5s is discontinued by Apple after the launch of 5se. Thus 5s has gone real cheap here in India.Should I buy it? For how long will apple be providing support for the ...
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Why don't songs in iTunes appear in Music on the iPhone?

I have some songs in iTunes on my Mac (under 'My Music'). However, when I go to 'My Music' in the iOS Music app I don't see them. I do see 'Songs of Innocence', which I don't see on iTunes on the Mac. ...
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What stops step data from the accelerometers on the phone and watch from doubling up?

We see that the Apple Watch sends step data from its accelerometers to the iPhone 6 (and above) which also has accelerometers. When you walk holding both an (recent) Apple phone and Apple Watch - ...
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Revert to 9.3 from 10 beta 1

I took a backup on icloud and installed ios 10 beta 1 now I want to go back to iOS 9.3, so I used the option reset settings and data but still I'm on 10 beta 1. Please help me out. Ps- I don't have ...
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How to Lock apps using FingerPrint in iPhone [closed]

Can we lock other apps (eg.Facebook, Twitter) with fingerprint using Xcode.
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iPhone audio bluetooth

I have a 2012 Prius C. The Bluetooth for the phone works fine but the audio to play music from my iPhone will not play over the car radio. Why does one work and not the other? How do I fix it? Thx.
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iCloud backup restore from iOS 8.4 to iOS 9.3 possible?

I’m sending a relative my old iPhone 5s running iOS 9.3.2 because her beloved iPhone 5c has finally given up the ghost. Her iPhone is running iOS 8.4.1. Ordinarily I’d advise her to upgrade to iOS 9.3....
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See other's Android location on an iPhone

I have an Android phone (Nexus 6P) and my wife has an iPhone 6. We would like to have the same functionality as Find My Friends offers, without both having iPhones. Thus, we share each other's ...
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How to view photos from all years on map?

In the iPhone Photos app, I am able to view a map with all of the photos from a given year when I am in the Photos/Years tab. Is it possible to do the same thing except with all photos, spanning all ...
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Iphone lost with not connection

Lost my Iphone 6, I didn't activate the lost mode, can't see the phone on my Icloud, is there anyway I can locate my phone or is it lost?
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Calendar Synchronization

Why does my iPhone calendar not sync with my Mac computer calendar? When I enter appointments in my Mac calendar they download automatically to my iPhone but when I enter an appointment in my iPhone ...
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iCloud setting on iPhone changed without user intervention

I have an iPhone 5s, running iOS 9.3.2. About an hour ago, I restored my iPhone and set it up as a new iPhone. When I signed into iCloud on my iPhone, I turned off all the features I do not use (I ...
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How long does an iPhone alarm last?

I lost my iphone but the alarm is still on and I want to know if the alarm turns itself off or if someone calls the iPhone will the alarm turn off.
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Google Now Traffic Information on iOS

The last 2 years I was a heavy Android user, trying to get the best out of my devices with the help of rooting and Tasker. However, the weak stability and reliability of the devices (even if not ...
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ITunes/iCloud/Find My iPhone

I finally caved and allowed my 16 year old daughter set up a separate iCloud/iTunes account because of all the problems we were having when using the same account. However, now I can no longer see ...
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How to put a video on camara roll from a computer?

I made an iMovie on my Macbook that I want to have on my iPhones camera roll. What's the best way to get it on there?
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can you copy files off of an iPhone in DFU mode to your computer without booting into IOS?

I'm trying to copy files from an iPhone in DFU mode to PC via USB cable, but have not been successful in finding a way to do that. It needs to be done without booting into IOS, so does anyone know if ...
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iMac not showing Airdrop discoverable options

I am trying to use Airdrop to send a file from my phone to my iMac, but when I am in the Airdrop folder in my iMac there are no options to make the machine discoverable. Both devices are on the ...
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Airport Extreme: Use iphone's internet

Could someone give me a step by step description on how my airport extreme can join my iphone's tethered wifi network? I have seen mixed response on this on the internet, but none worked so far. I ...
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Calls registering on 2 iPhones that are no longer linked

I have calls registering on two iPhones that are no longer linked to the same iTunes account. I have turned off 'Handoff'. Any suggestions?
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My iPhone will only charge with one charger and the rest will say “this cable or accessory may not be…”

Long story short, my iPhone 6s went under sandy water for about 10 seconds before I was able to save it. Before I even thought that something could happen to the charging system, I plugged it in about ...
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I live in europe and can i use american wall charger for my iphone?

I live in Europe and can I use american wall charger for my Iphone ?
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CalDAV only works for first synchronisation, and then stops updateing the calender forever

From the same server I can successfully sync cardDAVs contacts, and IMAPs-mail, so I've ruled out network issues. Furthermore, that same installation also syncs many other users (non-i) -Devices ...
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Can't download any app from AppStore!

I'm using iPhone 6s 16 GB. My storage isn't full but still I can't download anything. Every time I wanted to start a download it keeps telling: app name* could not be download at this time