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

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Sync non purchased music

How can I transfer non purchased music to my iPhone using ios7. The transfer/sync worked going to the iPad.
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Mis-Matched messages from the Message app between two phones?

We have two iPhones running iOS7, and they share an iCloud account, but have separate AppStore accounts. Both phones are getting messages from the other phone. Why would this be? Is it something I ...
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Is there any way to display whether a song is explicit via my iPhone's Music app? (if i bought explicit songs from the itunes store) with Cydia?

Is there a way to see if any song is explicit/clean if I bought any songs from the iTunes store and synced it in via iTunes via Cydia apps? (iOS 5, iPhone 4, Mac 10.9 Mavericks)
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Retrieving apps and Music from 2 iCloud accounts to one iPhone

I have 2 iCloud accounts. not because of any crafty idea or security concerns but because I forgot my password and it was easier to just setup anther account. Now I just upgraded my phone to a 5S ...
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Can I add 100 Phone Numbers to a Single Contact?

My bank insists on sending me account info SMS (texts) from ~100 different numbers. They all start the same, only the last two digits differ. e.g. +43 664 6601301 +43 664 6601302 +43 664 6601303 ...
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Unlock Verizon 4S iPhone

I just purchased used iPhone 4S from a Verizon customer in the United States. I would like to unlock it and take it to Europe and use it on a GSM network. How can I do this? Phone info: iPhone 4S ...
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How did Starbucks send bold text in an MMS to Messages.app?

I received the discount message shown below from Starbucks on iOS 7.0.3. Somehow they managed to make part of the message text bold. How did they do this, or better, how can I recreate it? I ...
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How can I make a calendar appointment reminder remind me “5 minutes later” on iPhone like BlackBerry?

Confession, I have just converted from BlackBerry to iPhone. On BlackBerry, if I had an event in my calendar with a reminder set for 15 minutes before the event, it have the option of dismissing the ...
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Pictures attached to messages “vanishes”

I get a notification on the main screen of a picture that was messaged to me and can see the picture, but when I go into the message the picture isn't there.
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iPad air - text messages won't send

I have a new iPad air wifi no cellular and set up iMessage but I cannot send messages to non iPad or iPhone users from Messages. It always tries to send the message but every time, it just stops and ...
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In the disk of an iPhone, are both HFSX slices journaled?

The question Is journaling enabled for the system partition? Background Answers to three questions show that both HFS slices of the disk are HFSX: What is the file system on iPhone? (2011-10-12) ...
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iOS 7: call screen background photo bugged?

During a call to any contact, on call screen is displaying hard blurred image. This image is a user photo attached to its contact in address book. The issue is, that this photo is SAME on EVERY ...
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Clearing data on a stolen iphone 5s when my phone has no network?

My phone has recently been stolen, I immediately went to my network provider and cancelled my network on the handset, I then found out I could remotely erase all data on the handset however it says ...
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OS X Mavericks Maps: can't send direction to iPhone [closed]

First of all, I have solved the problem. It took me quite a while to figure out, so I'll share the solution here in case anyone runs into the same problem. To put it short, you should be able to see ...
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How can I get my iPhone to automatically download podcasts I have subscribed to?

I am using the standard podcast app that comes with iOS 7. I have subscribed to about 8-9 different podcasts. Commonly I will take my phone with me when I leave the apartment, and then when I get on ...
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iTunes store search from iPhone

When I go to search the iTunes store from my iPhone the page displays a "No Results for"... I have been unable to find a way to perform another search. This page is not responding to any input. ...
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What file systems does Apple use in iPhones? [duplicate]

HFS WWDC 2012 Session 709, What’s New in the File System, presented by Deric Horn included the following observation: Journaled HFS+ everywhere. In the iOS Developer Library, NSDictionary Class ...
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How to deauthorize an iPhone without iTunes?

I no longer wish to use my old iPhone 3GS. I used to use my Apple-ID to log into The iTunes & App Store on it. Since I use that Apple-ID for iTunes & App Store on several other iDevices, I ...
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iPhone 'steals' email from OSX mail

I'm having an odd problem with my Comcast emails. I have 2 comcast emails. Messages are received "theoretically" on both my mac(Mavericks) and iphone (ios 7). On one of the emails (named: "Comcast2") ...
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Can you share or save iPhone voicemail messages?

Is there a way to export or e-mail voicemail (not Voice Memos) from the iPhone (running iOS7)? I am guessing there are some under-the-hood ways to get at the files once you sync to a desktop, but is ...
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My Apple ID is incorrect on my iPhone and so my password does not work

How can I correct my Apple ID on my iPhone?
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Recovering iPhone 3GS on iOS 6

My precious iPhone 3GS which I've treasured for four years has finally had its first "issue". I decided yesterday to finally get rid of the update available indication (the "1" badge) that's been ...
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How to disable iTunes from playing Voice memos?

I have the latest iTunes 11.1.2, and is sync'ing the iPhone 5s with it. However, one thing I found disturbing is that, I may record Voice Memos on my iPhone 5s, either as a personal diary or even for ...
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iPhone display of incoming calls and texts

My iPhone displays phone numbers on incoming calls. How do I get it to display the name of the caller
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Is there a way to put the iPhone into a child-only mode?

I find that my two-year-old will often delete photos...most of the times by accident. Is there a mode on the iPhone or some other software that will help thwart this? Is there a way to control which ...
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Sync Google contacts and iCloud contacts

I use CardDav to get my Google Contacts on my iPhone, which works great, but I would love it when those contacts were also in sync with iCloud contacts. Meaning when I add John Doe in Google contacts ...
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Automatically disabling the passcode when iPhone connected to home wifi

Is this possibile? I have found an app for jailbroken iphones, is there something for non-jailbroken ones?
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iTunes purchases not syncing from iPhone to iMac

I bought an album on iPhone which then synced seamlessly with iPad & macbook, but will not sync to iMac. i have allowed for automatic downloads & tried to transfer purchases - nothing happens. ...
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Should Do Not Disturb be cancelling incoming calls?

I was just wondering about DND. It was my understanding that DND just silenced notifications (calls, texts, alerts, etc) system wide. I thought it just ensured that the screen does not light up and ...
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How do I know when an iPhone was switched off?

Sometimes I go to sleep and wake to find that my battery died, and the iPhone is off. Is there any way to know when the battery died? Is there any way (or App) to know when was it switched off? I'm ...
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Link iPhones contact list to GMail app instead of native mail app?

I am using the gmail app for my emails, but I want to merge my extensive list of contacts in my phone book to my gmail app. Is there a way to do this? Ultimately, it would be great if when you tapped ...
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Can't sync contact & calendar to iOS 4.1 device since Mavericks update

I just installed Mavericks. I have an old iPhone 3GS and it is running iOS 4.1. Since updating to Mavericks, iTunes syncs everything but Address Book and Calendar, however under OS X 10.8 everything ...
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Red square and circle by some songs [duplicate]

A lot of my songs won't play on my iPhone anymore. They are still listed as being there, they just won't play and a red square and circle are placed by them. I've tried everything and nothing has made ...
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How to turn off “Your SIM played a tone” message on iPhone 4?

Each time when I get the message "Your SIM played a tone" if I don't respond instantly and close the option it gets stuck and my entire iOS 7 doesn't respond. I have had this issue some ten times. How ...
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iCloud Keychain & Wireless

I set up iCloud keychain on a Mavericks laptop and two iPhones. Passwords for Wireless networks are now synchronized among all the devices. So far so good. What is also synchronized is the option to ...
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iPhone iOS7 apps stay open in App Store after install

How does one remove a downloaded and installed app from the App Store Purchases page? Deleting and re-installing does not seem to work. There is a very long discussion stream on the Apple forums ...
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iOS 7 Syncing Headaches (iTunes 11)

NEW NOTE: None of my fixes have seemed to work in real world, day-to-day use. So I now just check of “Manually manage music & videos.” Apple really need to fix this. NOTE: The description in ...
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Will iPhone 4 turn on automatically when charging?

If my iPhone 4 dies, will it turn back on automatically after I put it on charge? The reason I ask this is my lock button is broken and I'm afraid to let my phone die. What should I do?
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Share only iTunes Match between two devices

My wife and I have separate Apple IDs, but all of our music is in my iTunes Match "account". Can I share just that between our phones, keeping everything else separate? We both have IOS 7 installed. ...
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iPhone 4 stays linked to a previous Apple ID after restore to iOS 7

I bought a used iPhone 4 from a mobile shop in Abu Dhabi, UAE. It was in good condition but there was a Find my iPhone lock. I thought this is a normal thing, and can bypass it if I restore the phone ...
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View/search iPhone text message history [closed]

How do I read and/or search the history of text messages from my iPhone? Some messages are SMS, others are iMessage, often interleaved within the same conversation. My understanding is that the phone ...
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How do I sync my iPhone 3G to OS X 10.9?

Anyone have any idea how I can sync my iPhone 3G and my Mac OS 10.9? Seems Mavericks only uses iCloud now, so can't seem to hard sync the two.
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How can I add my Facebook friends in Waze?

I'm trying to add my Facebook friends to my Waze account and they are not showing up. This is my screen, and it never changes I found in their forums that this is a common problem, but I'm yet ...
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OSX Maps displays a non existant iPhone

I have recently had my iPhone 5 replaced at the apple store due to an antenna failure. At the time it was running iOS 7 and upon handing it over to receive the new one, iCloud was disabled and the ...
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Deleted iTunes app on iPhone with no backup

When I was loading the new iOS 7 to my iPhone, it glitched during the process. I had tapped the screen several times and I sat and watched it catch up, shake, confirm and deleted my iTunes app. I ...
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iOS update changed cell phone carriers - how can I change it back?

My iPhone is an AT&T iPhone but it is connected with StraightTalk. My carrier name used to be "HOME", as indicated in the upper right corner. However, last night my phone updated to iOS 7.03. ...
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What's the best new feature/change of iOS7.0.1, iOS7.0.2, and iOS7.0.3? [duplicate]

One feature/change per post. Please search the current answers before listing yours. If it's difficult to explain with words, please use pictures. Changes that can increase productivity of the ...
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Memory card on iPhone

I have an sd converter for my iPad but can't find anything like it for my phone? Plan on using it to view shots from a trailcam while in the woods
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My microphone doesn't work in iOS 7

Since the iOS 7 update, when I receive calls, the person on the other cannot hear me, although I can still hear them. Also, when I try to give Siri a command, Siri cannot hear me. Has anyone else ...
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Exploring the files in a MobileSync backup

I'm trying to find if some movies that I had on my iPhone 5 might be hidden away in a MobileSync backup. The weird part is that iTunes → Preferences → Devices doesn't show a backup for this device in ...