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

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Why does FaceTime ring on all my devices? Have tried everything!

when my daughter receives a FaceTime call from one of her friends (now that I think about it it may be only this one friend), my iPhone, my husband's iPhone, and my iPad all ring. I set up separate ...
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Mail app notifications

I have a work iphone 5C (ios 9.3.2) on which I receive emails (via microsoft exchange). Some of these emails, filtered into a folder using a server rule base on the subject line, are important alerts ...
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Suddenly all my emails and phone contacts are lost unable to recover what can be done?

-First I lost all my mails, some of them are very important to me and when i opened the phone app i realize even my contacts are gone. -I haven't done or recieved any new updates of any app or ios ...
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How can I download songs for offline play on my Mac but not my iPhone?

Long story short I have more than enough space on my laptop to download my whole Apple Music library (which isn't very big at all) for offline play, but I have <1gb of space on my iPhone. Is there ...
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The “Home” section of my Facebook page is empty (on mobile only)

The Facebook home section seems to be empty and I don't understand why... out of 3 pages I have, 2 of them does this. I don't get it because they all have the same option activated and it seems like ...
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iOS 5.0.1 (iPhone 4s) unable to synchronize with Internet Calendar File (ics)

I make use of an ics file that is hosted on my own iron on the Internet for various reasons, most importantly that I make use of Tasks, which Google Calendar is unable to synchronize with any WebCal ...
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Apps won't download or update on iOS 9.3.2

I have an iPhone 5c with the newest iOS, 9.3.2. Every time I try to download an app or an update, the loading icon shows up. Immediately after that, it goes back to the download or update icon, ...
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How to remove the photos from the camera roll that are already in some album?

I really like to make different albums on my phone, but from couple of months I got my first Iphone (6) and I cannot understand how to remove the photos that I transferred to other folders from the ...
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Iphone 4 won't turn on and home button does not work

My iPhone is dead in black screen. I was walking on the street when it was the last time i used the iphone normally. The next time back home, i realized that after trying to use the phone again by ...
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iOS “stuck” while erasing

I recently decided to start off with a fresh install of iOS due to my springboard crashing often and everything being messed up. I went to Settings > General > Reset to reset the device, and it ...
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How to keep exchange emails from showing up in contacts? (iOS7)

After upgrading an iPhone user from iOS6 to 7, I'm having an issue where, in my contacts app, all 2000 email address from my exchange account are showing up in my contacts. How do I get rid of them so ...
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Problem with iPhone 6 camera

I couldn't find any information about that problem, First of all, it's not always like that, sometime it's working fine. I taught that it is a problem with the iOS because it's affecting both ...
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Devices with different Apple IDs responding to the same FaceTime calls

This is really weird. Whenever my sister-in-law calls my wife via FaceTime, my phone and Mac also ring at the same time. When my wife answers the call, then both of my devices stop ringing. It's ...
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Safety of “Apple”-branded iPhone chargers listed on Amazon vs. MFi-Certified alternatives

On Amazon.com, there are numerous iPhone chargers listed, the top results of which fall into two categories: Apple-branded chargers (which seem to be authentic and made by Apple) but have very poor ...
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how do i recover deleted browser history on iphone 4s?

how do I recover my sons deleted browser history on his iPhone? I have no idea if this is possible. I just know when you delete your history- you probably should not be looking at it :( please help ...
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How do I turn off email alerts for find my iPhone

I would like to stop receiving alerts every time I sign into find my iPhone. How do I turn off email alerts for find my iPhone?
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Cydia wont let me restart springboard! (Stuck on loading)

I am an IOS 9.0.2 user on my iPod Touch 6g ! I recently jailbroke and am having great trouble with Cydia at the moment. Every time I download and install a tweak Cydia gets stuck on the loading ...
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New (clean) install of iOS 9 while retaining Health/Activity and Apple Watch data

I'm planning on doing a new clean install of iOS 9 on my iPhone because I really like to have a clean slate when changing iPhones and upgrading iOS. However, the fact that Health, Activity, and Apple ...
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Can I harm my iPhone if I damaged my lightning cable chip or scratched the contacts?

I was using a Dremel to make the aluminum shell on a new lightning cable (long, braided) fit through the hole in my iPhone 6S+ case. The aluminum shell got extremely hot. The cable seems to charge ...
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Photos not synching from iPhone 5S to iCloud

I am new to the Apple world and running into difficulty while attempting my Photos from my iPhone 5S (ios version 9.2.1) to iCloud. In my Photos settings, I have the iCloud Photo Library option ...
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My iPhone 5 is not connecting in FaceTime to my son's iPhone 6

My husband and son are both able to FaceTime with my son. He has a iPhone 6, and we all have iPhone 5's. Mine is the only phone that doesn't seem to work. iMessage is working fine between my phone and ...
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Blank temperature in iOS 8 Weather app (showing just underscores)

Since upgrading to iOS 8 on iPhone, the Weather app will occasionally show a "blank" temperature (using an underscore: _ for each empty digit, so two underscores: __). The blank temperature also ...
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Ignoring the “You must change your password within 60 minutes” pop-up

This morning I got the Passcode Requirement You must change your iPhone unlock passcode within 60 minutes. popup covered in this question (although none of the reasons there ring true). I ...
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iPhone 5s Phantom Photos Will Not Delete

I have about 14GB of space taken-up by photos that aren't there. I've seen the date reset to delete recently deleted photos, however that does not work for me. I do not want to reset my iPhone to ...
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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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Can you activate your iPhone 5/5s/5c with iOS 8.1 with any nano SIM card?

I just got a new iPhone 5/5s/5c and it comes with a fresh install, or factory reset, of iOS 8.1. I didn't get a SIM card with the phone, and it will not let me activate/use it without one. I am ...
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Apple id with 2 names [on hold]

How canI keep 2 apple id's from syncing onto both phones. I use 2 seperate emails. but both names are inter twined. one gets my facebook, my text messages, but seperate emails. I also use icloud and ...
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Recents on the double click home page

Why does the double click home page store recents and how do I delete them?
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Why Safari is consuming so much battery?

From last 2-3 weeks I started noticing that my iPhone is consuming more battery than usual, around two to three times more. When I looked at battery consumption details I found out that Safari is ...
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New Playlists aren't transferring to iPhone

Every time I make a new playlist on my computer, then sync my iPhone to my computer, the playlists never appear on my iPhone.
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Can I use Siri to tell me the time without using the Internet?

I only use Siri when I need to know the time. And she can't do it 80 percent of the time. In a scenario: phone is in my pocket, I am listening music through earpod. And I want to know the time ...
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iPhone 4S on iOS 9.3.2 turned off, won't start and doesn't respond when plugged in

My iPhone was almost fully charged, 90% when all of a sudden it turned off on it's own, and it won't start. I tried a hard reset, plugging it into a power outlet and into a laptop with iTunes, I've ...
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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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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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Siri can not activate some alarms on iPhone 6S Plus with iOS 9.2

When I use the "Hey Siri" feature to enable an alarm it usually works. But recently I've encountered a problem. The conversation with Siri would go like this: <me> Hey Siri, wake me up at 7 ...
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How to sort photos inside a photo album in the Photos app on an iPhone by date [PC]?

By default the photos in user-created albums are sorted by date added, NOT date taken. The user may rearrange the photos one-by-one (tap and hold). I do NOT own a Mac.
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iPhone with personal hotspot not apperaring as a network interface (USB) in the Network preference pane on OS X

I have an iPhone 4S running iOS 7.0.2 and a MacBook Pro running OS X 10.8.5. On the iPhone, I have the tethering option enabled (personal hotspot). I wish to connect via USB, and not over wifi, but ...
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Is it possible to mirror emojis on an iPhone

I would like to use a mirrored emoji(📢) 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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Japan and American iMessage trouble after switching carriers

I just signed up for a new cell phone plan in Japan (Softbank) and have an iPhone 6. However, my Japanese iPhone will not send iMessages. My US iPhone is still sending iMessages, even after I have ...
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How can I access an iOS Mail password stored in Keychain?

I upgraded my wife's iPhone to a newer model but she can't remember her Yahoo mail password which is stored in Keychain on her old phone. She uses the standard iOS Mail app which successfully fetches ...
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Does iPhone have a Wi-Fi & Bluetooth toggle widget in Notification Center?

I've just recently bought an iPhone with iOS8 last month. I noticed that although iphone has a control center when locked, it doesn't have any way to toggle Wi-Fi and Bluetooth from the notification ...
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iPhone 5s screen separation; what will happen when I take the device to an Apple Store genius?

Today I discovered that my iPhone 5s is coming apart on its own. The front screen is intact, but has lifted by about 1 centimeter at the top left of the device. The screen backlight is separated from ...
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App is stuck installing on my iPhone, how do I fix it?

I started updating my Twitter app, but then I lost the internet connection and when I went home I couldn't get it to resume the installation. It stops just past the half way mark with the lines on the ...
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Playlists have disappeared from my iPhone 5s

All of my playlists have disappeared from my iPhone, and when I attempt to sync it with iTunes, nothing happens. I have tried it with the previous and current versions of iTunes. My device is running ...
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iCloud contacts not syncing correctly

I have enabled Google CardDAV contact synching some time ago and disabled iCloud (contacts). Now I wanted to reenable iCloud synching too... I see some contacts on iCloud.com and on my Mac - probably ...
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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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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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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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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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Recommendations for inter-app audio apps for GarageBand?

I have so far learnt to use Apple loops and thirsty to learn more: more loops, try some inter-app audio apps and so on. Please recommend inter audio apps for GarageBand. Thank you.