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

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Mail notification is not deeplinked into the correct conversation on iOS 8 / Exchange Account

I'm having this problem since I am using an Exchange Account with my iPhone 5. I get a new mail and receive all notifications correctly. But if I try to open the new mail by either swiping from the ...
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I need help getting my saved data back

I recently just upgraded my phone from an iPhone 5 To an iPhone 6 and all of my games were saved on Game Center. I redownloaded all the games, and they all have the data except one of them. I spent ...
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Can't find music transferred from RhythmBox (Ubuntu PC) to iPhone

I've transferred a single song to my iPhone 5 through RhythmBox from my Ubuntu PC, however, when I open the "Music" app, it's not showing there. But in RhythmBox, it does show it's present. RhythmBox:...
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How do I get my music off my iPod 4th generation 2004

I have a 4th generation ipod from 2004 and have wonderful playlists and music that I want to get onto my 2015 MacBook and in turn onto my iPhone. Can I do this?
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How can I teach Siri how to spell my child's name correctly in texts?

When I text my husband something like "I picked up Hailey from school and am on my way," Siri always misspells my daughter's name as Haley (with no "i"). I have an entry in my contact info identifying ...
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How do I get image “FILES” off my iPhone with Photos?

Until recently (2/2015) when I plugged in my iphone to my mac the Image Capture app would auto launch. I could then select all the images and drag them to a folder in the finder. In 3/2015 apple ...
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Deleting photos on iOS7?

For some reason whenever I delete a photo on my camera roll, the corresponding photo on iCloud photo stream would also be deleted. Am I going crazy here? I thought the whole point of photo stream is ...
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I've Forgotten My Apple ID password. I cant get into my Email to change it

I had my iPhone confiscated for about 6 months (funny story about my Christian school and a devil worshipper backpack), and now I can't remember the passcode! I figured out how to reset it, and did, ...
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Set iPhone volume to maximum when connecting to a Bluetooth speaker

Normally I like to keep my iPhone volume quite low, so that when audio plays, it isn't too loud at first. However, when I connect my iPhone to a Bluetooth speaker, I want the iPhone's volume to be ...
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iPad Air & iPhone 5 w IOS8 suddenly won't text (iMessage BAD) send is gray or Red?

After I had to change my email associated with my Apple ID, both my iPad & iPhone have gone berserk. Both are iOS 8. I have already repeatedly: Rebooted, signed out, clean the cache, reset all ...
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Deleted AppleColorEmoji@2x.ttf from my iOS device

I read about a way to add iOS 8.3's new emojis to jailbroken iOS 8.1.2 devices and I made it but I deleted the iOS 8.1.2 file by mistake. Now I want to get back to the old emojis. I deleted the tweak ...
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Found iPhone 5s what next

My friend gave me a iPhone 5s without a sim card. She found it and whoever it was they didn't report it stolen. Can I just go to Metro PCs and connect it there? I restarted it and it said sim card ...
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iPhone seems to disconnect the VPN as soon as it goes into auto-lock (sleep)

My iPhone seems to disconnect the VPN as soon as it goes into sleep mode. I use OpenVPN connect for iOS. iPhone 5s and 6, iOS 8. Is this behaviour as designed or am I missing something?
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Iphone third generation

I have and iphone three and I forgot the password on it and it didn't work when i went to restore it. I really need to get back on it again.
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iPhone won't connect to Internet, even when connected to Wi-Fi and 3G

I can't access the internet on my iPhone 4, even though it says it's connected to Wi-Fi. It's not a problem with my home Wi-Fi, and my phone also won't connect when it says it's connected to 3G. This ...
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Is it possible to set my phone where certain contacts will ring when my phone is on silent?

I am specifically talking about the Edispatch App. I have an iPhone 5S. I am an NREMT-B in Texas. The county I live in used the app as a back up for our pagers. The app is a necessity. However, I have ...
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How can I sync an animated gif from Photos.app on a Mac to an iPhone?

I have some animated gifs in the Photos library on my Mac. When I sync them to my iPhone (using iTunes) they either don't transfer at all, or they show up as jpegs of the first frame of the gif. I've ...
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iPhone 5 Problem with recording on my calender

The problem is that I cannot put items on my Calender beyond the date of 29 April 2017... Why can not go to farther years which appear in the calendar
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Iphone3gs. Latest version of ios

I recently bought an Iphone from another person, I asked him to download the Clash of Clans game for me since I don't have an apple ID yet. Now that the CoC game had a new update, it needs his apple ...
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Accidentally broke of an SMD part of my iPhone 5's logic board (DZ17)

Well, sh**... It's the tiny part at the very very top right of the logic board (camera facing away, so as it lays in your iPhone when you open it) I don't know what to do now. What kind of part is ...
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Redirect call to another iPhone

Can an iPhone redirect a call to another iPhone? For example, if I receive a call on my iPhone from one party, can I tranfer that call to let's say a coworker that uses an iPhone?
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Does the iPhone have a disabled chip for FM Radio?

This commentator writes: The iPhone 6 has an FM receiver chip Apple disables, forcing you to use iTunes… My question is: Does the iPhone 6 have a disabled chip capable of receiving FM Radio?
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Is it possible to install App in iPhone directly without iTunes or Appstore?

Android apps can be directly installed from apk files from Android phones. Is it possible to install iPhone App in iPhone directly without using iTunes or Appstore?
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Unable to download apps requiring iOS 7+ on iOS 8

My iPhone 5 is updated to iOS 8.3 but when I'm trying to download any apps from the App Store, they keep telling me that I have to have an iOS 7.0 or higher. How do I solve this problem?
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Phone ring for email

Is it possible to let the phone ring when received gmail of with title="urgent, please notice"? Gmail App has vibration when emails are received, the vibration sometimes I have missed it. I need to ...
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iPhone with Outlook 2013 Shared Mailboxes

I set up shared mailboxes on Exchange server. The shared mailboxes work and receive mail on the desktop but while they show as mailboxes under the main one on my iPhone (Outlook 2013 app) which I ...
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Saving v-card from an MMS message

How do I save a v-card (.vcf) from an MMS on my i-phone to my contacts database? The screen goes blank when I press on the v-card attachment. I can save v-cards from email no problem.
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Can I contact my friends to post reviews for my app in the App Store?

I am releasing a new app to the App Store, and I think that I would be great if I can contact my friends to post reviews on the app. But Apple says that developers that attempt to fake reviews will be ...
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Photos storage on iPhone

How do I know what photos have been downloaded to Photos on my iPhone? Does Apple continuously remove the copies from my local device after a period of time so that I don't run out of space? E.g., I ...
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Is there an app or option that allows phone to ring for emergency contacts only when silent or Do not disturb?

I work sometimes till 4 am and my friends and the rest of the world obviously don't know in advance that I don't want to be called at 8 am. Is there an app or setting that can allow me to have an ...
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Iphone 8.3 Other Storage 89gb

Upgrade to 8.3 at the time of backup I had 1.2gb of used Other Data. Hooked up the watch, used it over the weekend and now up to 89gb of Other Data. Turned off the Watch, and restarted the phone but ...
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In the new photos app, how can photos be deleted from device independent of import time?

I go to photos app. I DO NOT select "Delete after import" (for the purpose of seeing if it mattered). I import photos from iphone. Now I havent found an obvious way to go back and delete all of the ...
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Podcast-containing playlists on modern iPhone

I have used iTunes to create various Smart Playlists that contain podcasts using intelligent criteria (unplayed and most recently added podcasts; least recently played music + 3 hours of unplayed ...
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How do I remove songs from my iPhone 5s running IOS 8.3? [duplicate]

There is a U2 album on my iPhone which I didn't download & isn't on my Mac & I am unable to remove it. I deleted all Music app storage from the phone, then re-synched with 1 playlist from ...
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Can't download apps from App Store as get button doesn't start download

For a couple days now, whenever I try to download an app from the App Store on my iPhone 5s with iOS 8.3, it brings up the 'use existing Apple ID' or 'create new one' window. When I select the ...
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I don't know what's wrong with my IPhone 5C

My phone has been acting up. It turns on and off by itself. My apps also freeze and crash. Im not even able to back up my phone because every time I do it, it cancels. I turn my phone on and off all ...
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Lenovo B50 touch USB port won't connect to iPhone

Ever since I bought the laptop in mid-February, it won't connect to my iPhone 4. I've tried all three ports with three different cords and they won't connect (except for the last one made by ...
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I selected to send SMS instead of iMessage to a contact once, and it won't switch back, Why?

I sent an SMS text instead of using iMessage to a family member when I had bad cell service about a week ago. I have FaceTime-d with them since and even deleted and recreated their contact info, but ...
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How to unlock my iPhone without knowing my password?

I locked myself out of my iPhone, I don't know my password... it isn't disabled, but when I try to connect to iTunes I get this message: "To allow access, please respond on iPhone". I can't respond on ...
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How do i delete an untitled folder in Albums iPhone 5 PHOTOS app

iPhone 5, iOS 8.3, PHOTOS How do I delete an untitled folder in Albums iPhone 5 PHOTOS app? Once again I am stumped, I can't delete a folder in Albums in the Photos app on my iPhone 5, 8.3. From my ...
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My iPhone front camera won't work (it freezes)

I dropped my phone in the water and everything works, except my front facing camera. When I go to change from back to front, it freezes and won't let me go back to the back camera, and it's blurry.
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Apple Watch notifications going to watch or phone intelligently

My watch and phone work really well together, if I'm wearing my watch then notifications pop up there first and don't show on my phone. When I take my watch off or when I'm using my phone the ...
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How do I click trust on my computer after accidentally click do not?

I accidentally clicked 'do not trust' on my computer when I plugged in my iPhone and I want to know to to get the option to click trust again?
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Copy an iPhone's disk contents (filesystem) to a computer

I like to get a clear view at how an iPhone's file system. Especially in the case of damaged data. Apart from using a professional (and costly) data recovery service, what other ways do exist to ...
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Health data keeps disappearing without reason

I'm using an iPhone 5 (running iOS 8.3) and update my health data manually with 'add data' feature. However in some mornings when I open health application, all data seems missing. Charts, dashboard ...
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Lost/blocked my credit card, can't buy any apps because of billing info

I lost (and locked) my credit card. Now whenever I want to buy an app from the iOS store, the transaction fails. What can I do to prevent this?
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Display phone numbers instead of contact name in recent calls

I restored my contacts from iCloud after restoring my iPhone 6 Plus and setting up as a new iPhone and then imported sim contacts. I am now having an issue when I get an incoming call; it shows the ...
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Character encoding in Safari Mobile

I've developped a website using JSF, which is accessed by Safari mobile running on Iphone 5C. Most of the Iphones behave correctly, send the text encoded as it should, but on one of them, text is ...
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How to restore iPhone backups without a SIM?

I have an iPhone 5 with a damaged SIM slot. How does one restore an iPhone using file backups made from iPhone 5 without having to insert a sim card or using Xcode? Using the MDBACKUP files or ...
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Extract specific app data from an older iCloud Backup

My problem is this: About a year ago I installed an application that did a very simple task. Just counting days from a specific date. Long story short, after a bunch of iOS updates, this app started ...