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

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Computer won't recognize phone; can't restore

Neither of my computers would recognize my phone (iPhone 6, iOS 8.3) at all. I've tried everything I can think of, like reinstalling iTunes, trying different ports, trying in safe mode etc., but ...
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How do I a record a video on iPhone with the screen off?

To save battery life I would like to be able to record video on my iPhone or other iOS devices with the screen off. Is there a way to do this?
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Need to SSH into NOT-jailbroken A5 (iPhone 6) in DFU … or alternatives?

I have an iPhone 6 (iOS 9.3.2) currently in a boot loop. It is only recognized by iTunes in either Restore Mode or in DFU Mode. I strongly believe the boot loop is due to completely full storage. As ...
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Is there a simple way to clear “documents & data” + “other” from iPhone while running iOS 10 beta?

I am running the iOS 10 beta and there is roughly 6GB on my iPhone 6s that is currently documents & data and other. I want to get rid of it the simplest way possible. Under non-beta I could do a ...
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Notifications: From mac to iPhone

i want to send notifications from an app on my mac to my iPhone with push notifications. i saw Prowl but i want to try a free option.
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How to find a .peg file on iPhone?

I found this problem showing up on El Capitan Photos. Does anybody know how to find the .peg file? Additionally, I think this error is related to why some of my photos are not being imported into ...
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Can't hear phone or text notification

I can't hear the phone ring or text alert on my iphone 5C. Yes, I checked to see that the silent button on the side wasn't turned on and I checked the volume on all settings. This just started about ...
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Trying to update Apps but Podcast won't update

Updating apps via iTunes 12.4.1. The Podcast app won't update and keeps sending out this message: "Podcast is only available on iOS. To get Podcasts, search for it in the App Store"... I have to ...
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iOS 9.3.2 - Siri Suggestions Shows Wrong Contacts

I have iOS 9.3.2 but this bug has been bother me for a long time so I'm sure it was present before version 9.3.2. When I'm on the first page of apps on my home screen I swipe to the right to access "...
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How can I convert an AT&T iPhone 3GS to a Verizon iPhone 3GS?

I have someone who is not using their AT&T iPhone 3GS. They are willing to give it to me since they have a later model. How can I convert an AT&T iPhone 3GS to a Verizon iPhone 3GS? What ...
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Songs purchased on iPhone won't sync back to the iPhone from iTunes

I've run into this problem a couple of times: I purchase a song on the iPhone via the iTunes Store app. I re-download the song on iTunes on my Mac. I add the song to an existing playlist in iTunes. ...
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Find my Friends displaying email addresses, not contact portraits or names

In the Find my Friends app, some of the entries in there no longer show the portrait from that person's entry in Contacts. The email address is displayed instead. I would like to have the portrait ...
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Change camera default?

When I receive a Facetime call, my phone automatically uses the camera lens on the front of the phone. To use the camera on the back, I have to manually switch it during the call. Is it possible to ...
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Can an iPhone 5 or later be used as a Bluetooth drive?

This question is prompted by this question on Ask Ubuntu, but before I make myself look like an idiot, I should do better research. Basically, can an iPhone (5 or higher) be used as an external ...
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Only my cable can recharge my iPhone

My iPhone cable is the only one that can recharge my iPhone 5. I have tested around 5 other iPhone 5/6 cables and none of them work. I am apprehensive of either losing my cable or breaking it. The ...
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iphone 5s screen switches from apple logo to low battery sign

my phone is fully charged and a few days ago it would turn off so i would plug it in and just leave it plugged in and it would tun on after a few hours or so. when it would turn back on i would use it ...
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Is it possible to transfer images from iPhone to SD card directly?

There is: http://www.apple.com/uk/shop/product/MD822ZM/A/lightning-to-sd-card-camera-reader It’s easy to download photos and videos from your digital camera to your iPad or iPad mini After ...
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Facetime outgoing dialing tone/ring issue

Every time I make a FaceTime call the dialer tone keeps ringing whether the call was answered or not. If I don't close FaceTime completely to get rid of it, and I proceed to start another call, then I'...
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How to get to previous calandar entry's after the date has passed

When entering calandar events on my calandar I sometime need to go back and see what date I made a call or went to an event. All entry's prior to today date have disappeared. How can I get back to ...
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How to backup files from black screened iPhone

I dropped my iPhone 6 today; even though there is no noticeable harm on the outside, my phone screen is completely broken. Actually, the phone does not even vibrate when I turn it on. The only reason ...
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Broken iPhone 6 can't connect to iTunes

My iPhone broke the other day and the screen is broken so bad it doesn't work anymore. It has typed its own passcode on the lock screen so many times it has disabled the phone so now I can't do ...
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Jailbroken iPhone 6 can't add a city in world clock

I have a jailbroken iPhone 6. When I add a city in World Clock, I can't remove it later. Can any one can help me to fix this, please?
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On iPhone, Gmail “new email” notifications keep appearing in lock screen?

On my iPhone, for the Gmail app, I sometimes get "new email" notifications on my lock screen that were from hours ago even when I cleared them (I unlocked the device after they appeared). Even when ...
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Various iOS apps log out randomly, lose all data & settings

I've been experiencing an issue that has causing me a lot of problems, as various apps including Whatsapp, Telegram, Linkedin, Authy, Lastpass, and more will randomly log out, and reset back to their ...
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My iPhone 6s won't buffer trailers from trailers.apple.com

My iPhone 6s won't buffer trailer videos from trailers.apple.com for almost half a year now, so watching them is quite impossible because of lagginess. It used to work just fine though. Using the same ...
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Make iPhone use GPS-only location services

The question is as simple and clear as it sounds. When celullar data and Wi-Fi are turned off on my iPhone 6, location services work great and I get my location in a moment with a precision of 1-2 ...
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Minimum volume is too loud when using wireless headphone

I have this problem using an iPhone 6 or iPhone 5s with either of two sets of wireless headphones - Plantronics Backbeat Pro and Plantronics Backbeat Sense. The volume over bluetooth is much higher ...
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What does the red i in I phone 5s mean? [on hold]

I press on the red i to be alerted to what to do next or for guidance or explanation of what this means. Could someone assist me on how to rid this caution symbol? Thank you!
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Why does my iPhone 6 keep repeating songs when I try “shuffle”?

Why does my iPhone keep repeating songs even when I "shuffle all"
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Hide “This iPhone is managed by your organization” message from the lock screen

I upgraded my iPhone 6S to iOS 9.3 today and now there appears a message on my lock screen This iPhone is managed by your organization. Of course, I already knew that - it's a company phone! I ...
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What activities or conditions prevent the screen from shutting in iOS 9?

I have an iPhone SE running iOS 9.3.3. Once in a while, it seems like the screen doesn't turn off when it should, like an app is open (that typically let's the screen lock) and the phone doesn't auto-...
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How to access gmail via pop instead of imap in mail.app in iOS 7.1

In iOS 6.x, my iPad and iPhone were connected with pop to gmail accounts. When I delete a message on the iPad or iPhone, the message is NOT deleted on the gmail server. So the message is still in my ...
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How to transfer videos from Mac to iPhone so I can post a video to Instagram?

I created a 15 second video on my Mac and want to post it to Instagram. I've tried converting it to Quicktime with iTunes and adding it to the iPhone that way, but I can't see the video in the Photos ...
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Backup iPhone contacts etc to move to new iPhone (no iCloud)

I have three iPhones linked to my AppleID. (Don't ask me why, it began when Apple was not providing family access.) I already have iCloud Contacts, Calendars, etc. on my AppleID made from one of my ...
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Heating problm of iphone 5s. [on hold]

My iphone 5s is gettng heat while charging n charger too. Sometimes my battery finish quickly. Tel me what shud i do..??
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iPhone 6 restored from encrypted iPhone 5S backup doesn't retain passwords

I have a new iPhone 6. It is replacing an iPhone 5S. I plug this into my iMac every day via an original Apple Lightning cable, and iTunes automatically creates encrypted backups. I have successfully ...
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What should I do after my iPhone was stolen?

My iPhone was stolen, what can I do to protect my data and get the phone back?
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IPhone 6 volume goes to 100% when I press play on Audible book

So I plug my earbuds into my iPhone to listen to my audio book, then I'm sure to turn the volume way down, but when I press play, it shoots up to 100% volume, blasting my eardrums. I find this ...
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YouTube upload from iPhone going to wrong YouTube account

I have linked YouTube accounts. One is my personal Google+ account: here and the other is my normal YouTube page that I use for business videos, etc. here. Since I "merged" those accounts, it seems ...
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How do I add IRCTC tickets to iPhone Wallet

I am residing in India. I have iPhone 5s running 9.3.2 I would like to add IRCTC tickets to iPhone Wallet. How do I add them ?
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iPhone 4s won't turn on, won't update, won't restore, stuck on recovery mode!

I was recently told to update a iPhone-4s from abroad (UK to Nepal). While downloading from OTA I noticed there was ios 8 already downloaded. However it didn't let me update it showing unknown error ...
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Backup iPhone contacts etc to move to new iPhone

I'm going to replace my iPhone 5c with another new one. What should I do to keep my contacts, events, notes, etc. and then restore it on the new iPhone? Should I just backup my phone with iTunes or ...
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Downgrading iOS on iPhone helps Wi-Fi and GPS signal?

I have an iPhone 6 with the iOS 9.3.2, actually I didn't update my iPhone from an older iOS version. Anyway, I realized that I can't connect to any Wi-Fi network unless I am very close to the router. ...
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How can I set a Find My Friends notification that only triggers after midday?

I have set a Find My Friends notification to alert my wife when I arrive at the last train station on my journey home from work so she knows I'll be home soon, but of course the notification triggers ...
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calendar sync between iPhone and Microsoft exchange

My calendar events sync only one way between my iPhone and Microsoft Exchange If I enter the event in my iPhone, it won't appear in Microsoft Exchange, but the other way around works
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Download Apps on loaned iPhone

Can I download some apps if Apple loans me an iPhone? Apple is repairing my iPhone so they loaned me a device to use while mine is being repaired.
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iPhone - In SMS typing box, shows Text Message then flashes to iMessage.

I noticed that whenever a friend turns off their iPhone, and I try to text them, the typing box shows TEXT MESSAGE. Sometimes it stays as TEXT MESSAGE, sometimes when the SMS is opened to send a ...
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iPhone is not backing up to iCloud

My iPhone 6S on IOS 9.3.2 has been set in iTunes so that it automatically backs up to iCloud. However it only backs up if I manually choose to do so from the iPhone. The phone is charged at night ...
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iCloud music library won't load on new phone

I got a new phone today, have enabled Apple Music and iCloud library, but every time it goes to "load library" it just stops and goes to a screen that says I have no music. This happens whether I ...
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Can I develop iPhone apps in Windows?

I would like to develop iPhone apps without using Mac OS X. Is it possible to do this on Windows OS?