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

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List apps that are downloaded to my phone

How do I know what apps are downloaded to my iPhone 4?
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What happens to your voicemail greeting when you “erase all contents and settings?”

I've run into an interesting scenario that hadn't crossed my mind before. One of our employees is preparing to leave the organization. She will be turning in her iPhone and is requesting that we ...
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iPhone Mail app. Can't see attachments (.jpg, .pdf,…). Exchange & iCloud account

I have mostly iOS products, and so far they've been working great. Recently, however, I noticed that I couldn't view certain attachments using the Mail app. I have an iCloud and an Exchange account, ...
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Replaced Screen “Searching…” - cannot find network provider

EDIT 16/06/2015 - Replaced Cellular Antenna - no fix. I own a small IT repair business and we've recently expanded into the iPhone/iPad repair sector. A customer came in with an iPhone 4s, and the ...
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How do I locate and delete Windows PUPs on my iPad4 and iPhone6+?

How can I locate and delete the Windows PUPs on my iPad4 and iPhone6+ that transfer repeatedly to my Windows PC backups? I need to know because when I remove the malware from the backups on my ...
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How to get the call log from my iPhone in iOS 8?

I need to get the call log from my iPhone. What is the path to get the call log from iOS 8.3?
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How does the Apple Watch get the temperature?

The Apple Watch shows the temperature on the clock face. When my Apple Watch is disconnected from my iPhone, the temperature display becomes disabled, but the time still shows. That leads me to ...
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Don't see messages from one specific sender any longer

I am having a problem with Messages. Suddenly my iPhone stopped showing messages from a single contact (messages from other contacts are receiving fine). I did tried restarting my iPhone couple of ...
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iPad - multiple users on one account

I recently bought iPads for my kids and set them up under my iPad/iPhone account. I did set up separate email accounts but all their text messages are coming to me and they have access to my pics, ...
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I have an Iphone 6 and I dont have the Start New Conversations from option

I do not have the start new conversation from option, I was close to fixing this issue following your direction, and then I hit this issue. Its just not there it ends with the "add another email..." ...
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View Keychain from encrypted IOS 8.2 backup?

Is there any way to access the keychain from an Iphone 5 IOS 8.2 backup? Here are the hard facts: encrypted backup where I KNOW the password device is lost So far I could restore all the ...
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Required: Contacts App for iPhone 5c (IFTTT Compatible)

I have iPhone 5c (iOS8). I recently added a recipe from IFTTT that lets me store any new contacts I add on my iPhone to a spreadsheet on my Google Drive account. I'm also using an app called "Connect" ...
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pencil tip stuck in charger port of iPhone 6

My 2 year old stuck a pencil tip in the port charger of my iPhone 6. I am now not able to insert the charger into the port. I tried removing the graphite with a nail file but it won't come out. What ...
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How can I update and then restore?

I've just been sent a replacement iPhone. I don't have a computer at the moment so I've gone to restore it during the set up. It shows the latest iPhone backup as 08:42 which is the one that I want to ...
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Airdrop Name is Incorrect

I have both an iPhone 6 Plus and a Macbook Pro, and both have Airdrop. On my iPhone, the name of my mac is correct, but on my mac, the name is of one of my contacts. The contact only has a name and a ...
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How can I get my own phone number from an iPhone running iOS 8?

I am trying to get my own phone number but I can not find it. This is available in jailbroken phones and iOS 7 and lower versions. Please any help?
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Iphone 5s stuck in headphone mode

I have a pair of Sol headphones that would always fit into my iphone until recently I realized that my iPhone didn't have any sound coming out of the internal speakers. It was my headphone jack that ...
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Order of contacts in iOS multitasking menu

In the iOS multitask menu, I have it set to display recent contacts. Are they displayed in the order of the time of contact or are the sorted by frequency of contact? Also, occasionally a recent ...
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No SMS notifications for one contact

I have a weird problem. For this one contact I don't get any sound or vibration notifications when a SMS arrives. What I have tried: Change Text Tone Change Vibration Delete contact and create ...
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how to find my icloud username?

I can't remember my icloud username, but I remember my Apple ID. I think I remember the password to my icloud, but I don't know if that will help me. Do you know where I can find my icloud(not apple ...
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Yosemite can't call numbers that contain two hash characters

My iPhone (running iOS 8) and my MacBook (running OS 10.10.3) are in the same WiFi network, and I can answer incoming calls from my MacBook. Initiating calls from the Contacts application on the ...
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unsyncing an iphone 4

Someone synced my iphone 4 with their ipad without my knowledge or permission. I have tried to find a setting or action on my iphone to "unsync" my phone from the ipad or other devices, but was ...
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Using an Old iPhone as a Car Antitheft GPS Tracker

Will an old, deactivated iphone without a cell or data plan still be trackable using the Find My iPhone app? I want to purchase an old, 'junker' iphone and stash it in my car to use as a tracking ...
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Can I restore an iPhone 5S Backup with 7.0.4 on to my iOS 8.3 iPod Touch 5G?

My iPod touch got stuck in a screen and it says to connect to iTunes, and the only backup I have is an iPhone 5S 7.0.4 backup. I don't want to break anything. Will it work?
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Google Play Music on Alarm

I'm new to iOS, I've come from Android and to avoid loosing time migrating all the musics from Google Play Music to iTunes (and since Google allows you to have 50,000 songs on their servers for free ...
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iTunes movie player loses focus when iPhone starts syncing

Frustrated by years of iTunes for Windows quirks, I finally bought a Mac Mini as a sort of media server and moved all my iTunes content over, including wifi-syncing my iPhone and iPads. I figured that ...
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How can I keep my Apple Watch from draining my iPhone's battery?

I used to have to charge my iPhone 5s just once a day, over night. Now that I'm using an Apple Watch, I find that I have to charge my phone 3 or 4 times because my battery is draining. I'm not using ...
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How to run diagnostics on iPhone?

My iPhone currently has me stumped. It's an iPhone 6 running the latest iOS. I have a Mac running Yosemite and the latest iTunes. I can't figure out what's wrong, so a diagnostic method would be ...
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iMessage spam injection from known contact - possible sources?

I was texting with my father (a known contact!) using iMessage on my Mac. He was using his iPhone. In one of his messages to me, a strange message and link appended itself to what he was writing and ...
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Mac does not recognize iPhone when it is connected by USB [duplicate]

My iPhone fails to connect to my mac via USB charger. The USB port and the cable are working. System Information shows that "unknown device (...not been configured)". I don't know why this happens?
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Can you play h.264 saved in Dropbox on iOS?

I want to save h.264 video files on dropbox and play them on iPhone. Can we do that?
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iCloud complains that I'm running out of storage when I'm not

I'm using the iCloud's free 5GB to backup some of my data from my iPhone. Recently, iCloud has been prompting that it's not able to perform backups because my iCloud is full. I checked my iCloud ...
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iPhone iMessages texts go to friend's group instead of himself

I have an issue when texting my friend's iPhone. It only started recently. When I text him, my text appears in a group chat he has with his family. When he texts me, I don't get anything. We both use ...
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iPhone 4S causing internet lag

I've noticed that when a family members iPhone 4S connects to the WiFi, the general internet slows to a crawl, i.e. a normal ping to bbc.co.uk would give me 25ms, but when her phone is connected, it ...
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Can someone describe how to encrypt a message using someone else's PGP public key on an iPad or iPhone?

Can someone describe how to encrypt a message which isn't an email using someone else's pgp public key on iPad or iPhone?
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My phone cannot receive shared album invites

My phone cannot receive shared album invites. When the sender tries to share with me she is getting an error saying the number she is sending to cannot receive shared invites. I am able to share ...
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How to prevent keychain passwords being seen with iPhone passcode?

Via Settings/Safari/Saved Passwords/ it is possible to view all saved passwords by simply entering the 4 digit passcode on ones iPhone. Is it possible to still be able to use Keychain passwords and ...
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How to check which cellular network bands are supported by iPhone

I have an iPhone 6 (European model) and will be travelling to Japan soon, where networks have different connectivity requirements. I checked the specs from Apple and couldn't conclude whether it ...
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Prevent Apple Watch face from showing when Do Not Disturb on

When Do Not Disturb is on, my Apple Watch still showing the watch face when I turn my wrist. This is a pain at night, because everytime I move, I get a light shining from the watch. When Do Not ...
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Keynote Remote Broken on OS X 10.10.3

Update: I found a workaround. See below. I have an iPhone 6 running iOS 8.3 and a rMBP running OS X 10.10.3. Both machines have the latest version of Apple's Keynote app installed. In the past, ...
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Is there a way to force Google Photos to upload in the background?

I recently download the new Google Photos app for iOS, and I noticed that my photos are only uploaded when I have the app opened and in focus. Background app refresh is on for the app. Is there ...
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How can I make Siri use non apple apps?

Is there a general way extend Siri on iOS 8 to use other apps? For instance, I am not using the apple E-Mail app but "myMail". I'd like to make Siri use this app when telling her to write an e-mail? ...
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Emergency with iPhone 4-4s

home button was held down until iPhone had shut off. Now when we turn it back on it asks to enter a passcode and it is not the same as it was before this. Anytime you touch the screen a woman's voice ...
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IPhone 5c won't connect to the wifi

My iphone won't connect to the wifi, I don't have data so I can't try using it. But every time I try to connect it to the wifi it just shows the loading sign beside my wifi name, and it will not ...
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Why do some pages returned by Google Search app on iPhone fail “Find text on Page”?

Find-text-on-page fails on some pages returned by the Google Search app on the iPhone 6 (possibly others). It does not fail on all such pages but it does fail consistently on some. You can duplicate ...
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8GB model iPhone 4S is only showing 5.4GB capacity (4.2GB available)

It used to say 8GB capacity in the General > About Settings menu. Now it only says 5.4. I've done a "restore as new" but it's still showing the same. Help?
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iOS located photos without Wi-Fi/cell network

Last week I was in another country and had no connection to internet nor to my operator. I had the Airplane mode turned on the whole time and took a lot of photos. Yesterday I came back home and ...
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Synced new phone, lost old photos on my computer. How to restore?

I got my broken iPhone 6 replaced with a new one today. After syncing, my photos from the last month or so have vanished from iTunes on my computer. Any way to restore them?
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icloud video transfer

I uploaded a video to a shared icloud file. In my icloud photo sharing on my iphone it appears as a0 an activity and b) as a shared photo stream. It does not appear as a shared photo stream on my ...
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How to unlink an AppleID / iCloud Account from an iPhone that's been used 3 times?

I work at a place where they re-issue iPhones to various employees. One of these iPhones has been re-issued at least 3 times. Which means that there are at least 3 Apple ID/iCloud accounts that have ...