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

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“not authorized” on this computer when syncing iphone to mac even though authorization already performed

Even though this computer is already authorized for iTunes: Following the directions on the warning message as seen in the screenshot: I did authenticate this computer Store | Authorize this ...
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Can I redial the last called number with it deleted?

After deleting the last number, can I still call that number? Does Siri remember it, for example?
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iOS 8 time lapse metadata

Can I inspect a Time Lapse recording to determine over what time interval the capture was taken? The Camera iPhone application does not appear to have any obvious way to access this information.
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Why does WhatsApp in iOS require a connection to the internet to send a message? [closed]

Well, I have used Android, Windows mobile phones, and at present I am using Apple iPhone with iOS 9.2. I noticed in WhatsApp you cannot send message to anyone if it is not connected to server or ...
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can't open my iPhone 4s after replacing defective screen and touch pad by the service center

Good day. My iPhone 4s got a replacement touchpad/screen. I put a new LTE micro SIM but when i opened it, the screen displays an image of the charger plug with an arrow pointing to an iTunes image. ...
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Apple ID - how to verify using pin code (no verification link in email)?

How can I complete the process of creating Apple ID if I have received an email with a PIN code like below, but no link to enter this PIN. email from appleid_usen@email.apple.com Dear User, You ...
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How to remotely change iCloud settings on iPhone 5?

I would like to restore factory settings on my iPhone 5. When I try to do this via iTunes, the computer tells me that I have to change the iCloud settings on my phone: deactivate "Find my iPhone". ...
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How to configure safari browser on iPhone to show closed captions on videos in webpage

I have a closed caption video embedded from youtube on my website that will show the captions when viewing in safari on a desktop computer. When I view the web page in safari on iPhone 6, the captions ...
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Unsyncing messages/emails between personal phone iPhone 6 and work phone iPhone 4?

I am receiving personal messages on my new iPhone 6, but they are also posting to my work phone, which is an iPhone 4. What steps do I take on the "work" iPhone 4 to prevent my personal ...
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iTunes Match automatically downloading songs in the background

Since a few days after latest iOS release I noticed my iPhone started filling up with space and I saw that some of it was taken up by iTunes downloads. I have iTunes Match but apparently it downloads ...
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Are there services that offer to recover data from irreparably water-damaged iPhones?

I have an iPhone 6 which took a dump in a river. Since then, it will not turn on and does not register when connected to a computer, i.e. it is dead for all intents and purposes. Does anyone know of ...
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My Apple Watch is getting notifications but my phone is not alerting with any notifications

This is really frustrating. I get the alerts on my watch but not on my phone. This is especially frustrating when I'm driving. When I get an alert, its easier to view it on my mounted phone versus ...
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Notifications Even After Cellular Data Disabled?

Despite having disabled cellular data for certain apps (Such as Twitter, Facebook, and Game Center) I still seem to be getting updates that would require an internet connection. An example is a ...
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What does the 2 stand for in “iPhone (2)” in find my iPhone app? It's new there, and I'm curious. Thanks!

Under find my iPhone app, one of our phones listed now has a 2 beside it: iPhone (2) Listed like the above. What does that mean please? Thank you in advance! 😊
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Apple Watch notifications over WiFi

First days after I've bought my Apple Watch, keeping my iPhone with Bluetooth turned off and WiFi on (so with Apple Watch connected "to the cloud") my Watch was able to receive iPhone's notifications ...
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Check iPhone factory information

This is my first question here. I am going to buy a new iPhone 6s and got confused. In my country we do not have any Apple authorised seller. So I have to buy from any mobile shop. I searched Google ...
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Iphone 6 is not on iphone find but i have registered it with icloud

Help!! I have miss placed my iphone 6. I have also registered the IME number on icloud. When i log into iphone find the phone is not as one of my devices. How do i find the phone.
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What does it mean if the phone does half a ring before going straight to voicemail?

So many times, I'll call someone (iPhone to iPhone) and the iPhone will ring once, but goes to voice mail immediately about halfway through the ring. What are the possibilities? I'm assuming the ...
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Stuck on apple logo [duplicate]

I guess I updated a new tweak and so now when I turn my phone of then back on it stays stuck on Apple logo. So I did the whole power button home, then when it comes on I hold the up button so when ...
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IPhone 5 enquiry, all help gratefully received!

We want to hand an iPhone 5 on to our granddaughter, but want to make sure that her enquiring mind won't find anything in the phone that she shouldn't. Credit card, bank account details etc. if we ...
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Jailbroken iPhone stuck on Apple Logo after installing tweak

Im having trouble with the restarting process when a tweak doesn't work on my jailbroken iPhone 6s. So when I installed a tweak that made my phone stay stuck on the apple logo. So I did the whole ...
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Merge Dropbox pictures in to iCloud Photos

Years ago I was changing phones and created a Dropbox account so that my old pictures could be saved. For the past 4 or 5 years I've been using an iPhone so my pictures are stored in iCloud Photos. ...
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iCloud storage differences

I was wondering if anyone could explain to me why does icloud show that I have 4.28GB left out of 5GB when my iphone backup is 2.7GB large ? I deleted the backup and backed up again and it's the ...
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iPhone video app that lets you switch from front to back (in) camera mid recording?

Does anyone know of any iPhone (6) camera apps that lets you flip from the front camera to back camera whilst recording a video please? The standard camera does not, and I can't seem to find any ...
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iPhone 6s iOS 9.2 no device management nor profiles

Other groups do not offer any solution or do not allow me to post comments. My new iPhone 6s does not show anywhere Profiles & Device Management. Latest software installed. I restarted my iPhone, ...
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How do I take a screenshot in iOS without hitting the Home Button and the Power Button?

I would like to take a picture of this Apple Pay popup, while TouchID is active. However this seems impossible to do, since the TouchID sensor is also the home button, which prevents a screenshot from ...
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iTunes is not showing device backups - can't restore backup

In iTunes (12.3 on Windows), clicking Edit > Preferences... > Device tab shows an empty list of backups even though there should be a bunch of them. I needed to get my phone replaced, so I backed ...
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How to fix iPhone; where user is unable to hear from front speaker. New phone with plastic still on

So I recently had this issue and had the hardest time figuring it out when, in fact, it was quite an easy solution. I got a brand new iPhone due to the last one breaking. It is an iPhone 6s. I kept ...
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iCloud Storage Space Mysteriously Shrinks

Some years ago I started paying for additional iCloud storage. I'm sure they continued to play with the pricing model and so it's no surprise to see in my receipt history that I was charged $40 ...
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Game audio is tied to the ringer switch. Is this a bug or a feature?

I've got an iPhone 6 running the latest iOS 9.2.1 public beta, although the following behavior has been happening to me for a few iOS updates now. I'm wondering if it's a beta bug that should be ...
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How can I can transfer ALL photos which were previously transferred using windows import photos and videos

Previously I transferred photos and videos from my Iphone to PC using Windows tool "Import photos and vidoes using Windows". Later on I want to recopy ALL photos and videos from my Iphone to PC not ...
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My iPhone calendar icon missing.

How do I retrieve my iPhone calendar? The icon disappeared off my screen. I thought this was a permanent icon? Help!
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Disable notification center on lock screen (or prevent it from clearing notifications)

One of the must utterly infuriating problems I have on recent iOS versions is the fact that swiping down from the top of the screen while the phone is locked will bring down the notification center ...
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Delete picture from photos view, keep in albums

I don't have any Apple products, so sorry if this is an stupid question - I'm an assistant and have been tasked with solving this for my boss. When you open the photos app, you have two options at the ...
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Accidentally deleted friends Apple ID

I bought my friend's iPhone from her. I reset the iPhone and accidentally lost her Apple ID and everything that was purchased and backed up to iCloud. She gave me her username and password but when I ...
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Lost apps during jailbreak

I lost some functions of my iPhone 4 with iOS 7 after jailbreak like making phone calls, the camera app, and others too. I don't want to remove the jailbreak.
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Setup wifi access on iPhone when out of range

I want to setup a wifi connection on an iPhone 6S. I have the SSID name and WPA password. But the wifi access point is out of range. It is not my phone. I want to set up the wifi name and password ...
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Cannot get emails

I have an iPhone 6. I have successfully configured exchange account onto it. The problem I have is that sometimes i cannot connect to the server; meanwhile other colleagues using iPhone 6, and other ...
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Downloading photos from iPhone 6s

When taking photos from iPhone, it will display the location of the image where the photo was taken. However when I download the photos to my PC (windows), it does not show up. Is there a way that ...
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Saving pics from Camera Roll~

Can you "cut and paste" pics from camera roll to a different folder then delete them from camera roll ?
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Is there an easy way to save a contact for a phone number in the text of an SMS (iphone 4s IOS7)

I want to use the number that's in the body of the message, NOT the senders's number. IOS clearly recognises this as a phone number as it highlights it and gives me the option to dial it, but nothing ...
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I would like to show a Calendar and render on the days the user's progress. Are there standard components for this?

Is there a public iOS api for the month at glance control which is used in the iOS Activity App, or something similar? However, I don't mean the calendar day pick control. I want to do something ...
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Send Mac Notification to iOS

The Basic Question: I'd like to send notifications from my Mac desktop to my phone. I'm familiar with Growl and Prowl, but neither of those projects has been updated in years (understandably at this ...
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Is there an App compatible with the “Transfer on LAN” cross-platform program?

I am running Transfer on LAN to kind of emulate AirDrop. However, I am unsure as to how to access my PC running Transfer on LAN from my iPhone 6. Here are three things I tried, none of which ...
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Can iPhone produce a ringtone sound in vibrate on silent and Do Not Disturb modes, or automatically switch on sounds when in Do Not Disturb?

Is there any way for the iPhone to produce a ringtone sound even if it is set to silent mode with "vibrate on silent" Sounds setting, particularly while also in Do Not Disturb mode? Here is a more ...
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How to “explode” the data consumption log in iOS 9.2?

In my iPhone, I see that in Settings > Cellular the apps data consumption is showed aggregated. Is there a way to see the single lines that compose the aggregated data (date, bytes, duration, ...), ...
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Unable to make outgoing calls [duplicate]

My iPhone 5 which I bought a year ago shows "Call Failed" whenever I hit "send", it doesn't matter which number I'm dialing. I can get incoming calls, FaceTime calls, messages, and apps are working ...
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Backdoor to Exchange server?

My company took the Exchange ActiveSync server offline; they want me to use their email client instead of iOS mail (or the Outlook app), in the mistaken belief that this is "more secure." I thought ...
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iPhone slow to connect to wi-fi network

Macs are able to connect to the wi-fi network in my office without difficulty, but iPhones take an inordinately long time to join—minutes, not seconds—and are frequently disconnected. (I've observed ...
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Where can I see the installed profiles in iOS9

Where is Settings > General > Profile in iOS 9? I was part of a testing-team for an iOS app and using testflight. Back then, under iOS 6, I had to install a profile on my iPhone. Now, years ...