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

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iPhone 4 asks me to log into an Apple address that Apple say doesn't exist

I have an Apple ID and a password that works fine on most things but not my iPhone 4. The address is example24@example.com. But When I start up my iPhone, iCloud asks me to enter the password for ...
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Why do my iPhone playlists not show up under “My Device” on Mac computer?

When I manually connect my iPhone to my Mac Pro, click on My Device, it does not show my iPhone playlists. My goal is to move specific playlists over to computer so I can play them on both.
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Is it possible to mirror emojis on an iPhone

I would like to use a mirrored emoji(­čôó) in an imessage - is that possible? (I am interested in both mirrored, flipped and rotated emojis) I have tried to use http://fliptext.net but is does not ...
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Setting a durable pin-mark in maps by using Siri

It's possible saying to Siri: "Show me my current location". Then it opens maps and marks the current position there. One can then setting a persistent mark by using touch-screen. Now I ask myself: ...
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My iPhone says I need to do billing [duplicate]

My iPhone is saying I need to do billing but there is not a none button by the credit cards what do I do I need to download a app for my cheerleading
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I want Show my own App icon in the lower-left corner of iPhone Lock screen? [closed]

can please give me some Suggestions? Like this´╗┐
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iPhone gmail adds unwanted contacts [duplicate]

iPhone6 contact list automatically adds email addresses of strangers who use "reply all" when responding to a group email from one of my legitimate contacts. Is there a way to block these but keep the ...
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Do the two iPhones receive the messages?

I have set my Apple ID on two iPhones already and I'm wondering if the other iPhone will receive my messages? The phone I'm using has service but the other one doesn't. I was thinking only the ...
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Is it possible to type something into the address bar without going to the URL?

On the desktop version of Safari, you can type something into the address bar without going to it. If I think of something I want to search as I'm browsing, I can put it in the address bar, but I won'...
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iPhone 5s Changed phone number what happens when contacted at old

What happens when you get a new cell number and someone texts or calls the old number? Do they get some sort of response?
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iPhone sharing question

My husband & I share an Apple ID. We want to continue sharing contacts and calendars. Can this be done if we use separate Apple ID s? We don't want to keep getting each others messages and ...
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What to do about email hack that leads to spam Facetiming? [duplicate]

I've read a few answers to similar questions, but this morning my wife's email facetimed me, she dies not have an iPhone or mac product. It came up as her name on my phone with all her little ...
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Sync music between iPhone and macbook via wifi

I enabled WiFi music syncing in iTunes: According to this, I should be able to sync stuff being connected to the same router. I followed these steps. When the computer and the iOS device ...
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Cannot access iPhone files using my macbook via Bluetooth

I turned on bluetooth on my Macbook Air 13" (Early 2015, 8 GB RAM) and on my iPhone SE. I'm trying to access the files from iPhone using my macbook. When trying to connect to my iPhone, it shows an ...
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SMS to 2 iPhones

Why do SMS messages addressed to me also go to my wife. I also get messages addressed to her. We both use iPhones and have an Apple Mac which also connects to iCloud.
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Location Services on iPhone 5S

Can anyone trace your exact location if they don't have your cell number? I know turning off location services limits, but if someone doesn't have your phone number, can they still track your ...
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iPhone 6s set up but won't back up?

I've already setup my iPhone 6+, however I have just received a replacement 6s as the lock button is faulty. Whenever I connect to iTunes it says welcome to your new iPhone, and prompts me to set it ...
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How to differentiate original and fake Apple 5W USB power adapter A1400 / MD813ZM/A?

I did receive a European 5 watt USB charger model A1400 that claims to be from Apple. The charger even claims to be designed by Apple in California and made in China. Possibly by "Salcomp". The "made ...
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What is the quickest way to unmute the phone app on a locked iPhone?

I use my iPhone to connect to conference calls at work. Frequently I'll need to speak up, with little notice. But it takes me upwards of three seconds to be able to unmute to speak: Click home ...
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How to get an iMessage conversation to go back from green to blue?

After some overseas travel my imessage conversation with my contact (also an iPhone user) switched from blue (iMessage) to green (SMS) - due to problems with international roaming. We're back in our ...
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Reset network settings on 6S [duplicate]

I have followed the instructions ÔÇóReset Network Settings by tapping Settings > General > Reset > Reset Network Settings. But prior to tapping "reset network settings" I want to be sure that I do not ...
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Cannot play general music or sound through headphones or Bluetooth

Whenever I try to play my music on my phone through headphones, it will play for a few seconds, pause, then play through speaker. It does not switch back. I have tried to readjust the headphones but ...
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Continue writing iPhone Mail on Mac without the account configured on Mac

I have this very restrictive work e-mail account which I cannot add to my Mac (Airwatch), and I tried to write a long email with the iPhone screen shown via QuickTime and a bluetooth keyboard. ...
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Latest update of Apple iPhone 6s version 9.3.2 will not let me use most of my apps

I'm getting a "network error" code, no matter which Wi-Fi I am using. How to resolve this issue?
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Will an iphone in lost mode enable celular data on its own?

My iphone has been put into lost mode by some hackers like this. I have regained access of my iCloud account and removed the lost mode from there however the phone has not updated yet because I ...
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Send photos from Mac to iPhone using iTunes

I'm trying to send photos to my iPhone, using iTunes, but when I select the Photos section in iTunes, it shows me this (it doesn't let me choose a folder): How can I sync a specific folder ...
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AirDrop for iPhone SE and MacBook Air

I'm trying to set up AirDrop to send files between my macbook and my iPhone. For some reason it doesn't work at all. I turned it on both on the macbook and my iPhone SE and my iPhone is not shown in ...
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How can I restrict data use on an iPhone?

I need to know if there is an app for iPhone 5 that would control the data (or lock it down entirely)? Also need to control who is called and what callers can be received.
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Can't download pictures from iCloud to my iPhone 5

Some of my pictures on my iPhone 5 are very blurry. I tried downloading them back from iCloud but it always bring out a message stating "Error downloading from iCloud". My iPhone doesn't allow me ...
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Notes on iPhone 4 not syncing to iCloud

I have an iPhone 4 that I got from my employer that I use for work and private. Now I'm quitting, and my employer says I can just take the phone with me. However, I have been using my company email ...
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How can I save multiple pics in iMessages to Camera Roll?

There are lots of photos in the iMessage History between my girlfriend and me. I wanna save all the pics to the Camera Roll. How can I do this? Thanks in advice!
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Settings for iPhone 5S Text Message comes over as email

I have an iPhone 5S and was messing with my settings and cannot figure out what I did. Whenever I text another iPhone user, my message comes over in gray instead of blue, and it comes over sent from ...
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Is there any reason a really old iPhone 4 would fail to backup notes?

I was just looking at an iPhone 4 from one of my users, and I was unable to turn on the backup for notes because it says that I'm not using an iCloud email address. The user in question already has ...
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Alarm application using the maximum possible volume level

The iPhone's alarm shares its volume with the ringer, and I don't want the ringer volume to be too loud. I am looking for an alarm application for iPhone using the maximum possible volume level. ...
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Whats in an icloud backup

I have an old icloud backup and I'd like to see whats in it. I'm worried that if I backup my current phone to icloud - restore it from the old backup (to see what it contains) - and then finally ...
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Why is it taking so long to upload photos to icloud from iPhone/iPad?

If I want to sell something online and create an ad on my Macbook, then snap a picture with my iPhone/iPad and both are connected to my home wifi, I kind of expect the photo to be uploaded instantly ...
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iPhone 6 Lost Mode not working

I click on Lost Mode in iCloud from a computer but the iPhone does not go into Lost Mode at all. Even in the iCloud web interface, the Lost Mode is pending as the radar continues to circle. The ...
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How accurate is share my location [duplicate]

With a cell tower in sight about a 3/4 of a mile away how accurate is the share my location if the phone is in a Walmart
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Add more suggestions in iOS predictive when typing

By default, iOS predictive provides three suggestions on iPhone: how can I increase this number?
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Get back data after restore from backup with iTunes [closed]

I am wondering if is any chance to get data back from iPhone 6s after I restore from backup with iTunes.
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Is it possible to record Quick Time video of iPhone that is rotating?

I want to record a short video of the app I'm developing. I'm using QuickTime and iPhone connected via lightning cable. The moment I rotate my phone the recording stops. Is it possible to record ...
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Notification about full iCloud

I've been getting the notification like "Your phone has not updated to iCloud in 150 days" but my iCloud is full, my Macbook memory is full and my phone memory is full too. If I delete the pics from ...
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iPhone 5S Blocked numbers

Instead of that person not knowing that they have been blocked, is there a wayto set up your iPhone to send an auto-response to someone that they have indeed been blocked? Similar to email when one ...
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Contacts recall with mult numbers [duplicate]

How do find out which number you dialed after the call when a contact has multiple numbers associated with it. On an iphone
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How to selectively restore save game data from old iphone backup?

Here's the dilemma: My nephew decided to start a new game on GTA vice city which wiped out my hard worked progress. I have the progress in an old backup from a year ago. However, I would like to not ...
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If I remove my SIM card from my iPhone, will iMessage still be connected to my phone number, or can I only be reached by my Apple ID email? [duplicate]

I'm traveling internationally and I'm removing my SIM card. Even if I don't have my phone number connected to my iPhone by the SIM card, will it still be connected to iMessage for people to contact me ...
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iPhone 5C taking >25 minutes to charge from a dead battery from <8 hours ago

I have an iPhone 5C, and I left it in the charger for >25 minutes to recover from a dead battery within the last 8 hours. It will not turn on. The charger works. It can charge another iPhone (6 Plus). ...
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Bought new iPhone 6s. Asking for different apple id. Why?

My girlfriend's brother just ordered a new iPhone 6s and he tried setting up his phone but the store I believe keeps asking for a password for a Japanese registered email address. Assuming that's not ...
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iPhone Email client includes wrong Original Message in body of reply

I'm using an iPhone 6, running iOS 9.2.1. Recently, I experienced an issue with my iPhone email client. I hit "Reply All" on an Email A, composed my reply message, and hit "Send," but the email that ...
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Former owner receives messages

The former owner of my iPhone gets a notification every time I receive a text message. I did "Reset All Content and Settings" I am signed in under iCloud (and did sign out the previous owner.) Under ...