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

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Disable system services to save data

Is there any way I could disable the system services that use data when I am not connected to wifi?
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Recording 60fps on iPhone 5s

I have an iPhone5s and I was wondering how to shoot 60fps videos since it can shoot at 120fps I want a reliable and a free solution please Thanks
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What is the iPhone SMS database called in iOS 6?

I need to migrate SMSs from an iPhone to an android, and I'd like to use solutions suggested here, but I can't find the SMS db file (reportedly named 3d0d7e5fb2ce288813306e4d4636395e047a3d28) in my ...
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Why my imessage and facetime button turn off by itself?

I already on the imessage and facetime in setting. But, why suddenly it turn off by itself? So, what should I do? Is there something wrong with my iphone?
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Buying used iPhone5c - need to know about iCloud

I am supposed to buy the phone off someone. She says she does not have the iCloud email, but has the password (she says it was her ex's).. She told me there is something online that I could do to get ...
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Any iPhone apps to test the touchscreen?

I've been playing an iPhone game for about a week and today the phone didn't detect some of my swipes. It still detected most of my swipes, but on a few occasions I swiped and nothing happened. I ...
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Macbook wifi invalid password

I made a hotspot using a WiFi receiver with a program called Connectify just today. I use USB wifi stick connected to my PC that gets the Internet via LAN connection. I have noticed that only my ...
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Can I recover pictures from waterlogged phone?

So, my iPhone 6 fell in a pool and will not turn on. I tried plugging it in but somehow the charger port (like where you plug the charger in) is deformed or something because the charger will only go ...
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How to check my iCloud text messages?

Can anyone tells me how to view my text messages on iCloud? I know that iCloud will back up my messages on my iPhone 5S, and I am very curious about checking the iCloud messages. Is there any ...
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Why am I seeing emojis under my “frequently used” section that I've never even used?

Recently I've been seeing emojis under the frequently used section that I've never even used before. Is it possible I'm seeing my husbands frequently used emojis on my phone somehow?
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Transfer mp3 files from Mac to iPhone Music app using iTunes 12.0.1

I have not done this for a while. The iTunes version 10 or so was quite intuitive to do this task. The current iTunes version does not seem so obvious anymore. Any instructions would be ...
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Cant Use SnapChat on iPhone 3G [on hold]

I am experiencing an issue where i cannot sign up into snapchat on an iPhone 3G. I have used the method of downloading an older version of Snapchat off of iTunes, then downloading onto my iPhone. The ...
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Jailbroken iPhone stuck on Apple logo after reset

My iPhone 6 has the iOS 8.1 version. I jailbroke it a while ago and today I pressed the "Erase all contents and settings" button. Now my phone is stuck on the apple logo and will sometimes show a bar ...
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Personal hotspot hosts count incorrect on iPhone

Sometimes when I share my Internet network from my iPhone 6 Plus to other devices via Wi-Fi, the status bar shows '3 connections' when I really know that I only have 2 connections: sometimes I get one ...
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Unable to use Siri to ask questions not dictate on standard keyboard

When I hold down the home button I can usually ask Siri a question and she will reply with an answer to web results. Now, it's as if the microphone is not working and after a few seconds my voice ...
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The iPhone is synced with another iTunes library error Message

Whenever I select to manually manage music and videos, I get an error message that says "The iPhone is synced with another iTunes library. Do you want to erase this iPhone and sync with this iTunes ...
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Cannot hear music on my iPhone 5S

I can't hear sound in my iPhone. I can't listen to music or any sound on my device. I'm frustrated trying to solve this.
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Suddenly I'm requested to restore my iPhone to factory settings

I have an iPhone 4 loaded with unmodified iOS 6. I use it (for two years now) with a virtualbox running Windows XP with iTunes (10.7 currently). Everything works just peachy most of the time, and ...
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FaceTime- How do I hide that I have my own iCloud ID from my parents when they call?

I don't want my parents knowing I have my own iCloud ID, because they want to know who I'm calling, even though they can check the bill...or no? Idk, I just want them to be able to FaceTime me without ...
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How to prevent burst photos in camera timer?

I can tap the upper-central "live photos" (short video) icon button to assure live mode is disabled. I can assure I'm switched to "Photo" and not "Video" or "Square" or whatever. I can tap HDR to ...
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How do I get all music off my iPhone without losing my audiobooks?

I never purchased any music and am not subscribed to iTunes Match. Everything in settings is set to "no" or "off". I have unwanted, unpurchased music and want to get it off my iPhone. However, I have ...
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iPhone will not connect to my wifi

My iPhone says its connected to wifi but it won't let me surf the web. My iPad is using the same connection and I don't have a problem with it. Does anyone have any ideas what is wrong?
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How to upload photos to iCloud Photo Library on iPhone without Wi-Fi?

I just upgraded to OS X 10.10.3 and decided to try out the Photos app. So I enabled iCloud Photo Library on my iPhone to upload some photos. However, it says that I need Wi-Fi to upload photos to ...
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Auto join personal hotspot

I recently bought an iPad2 (WIFI only) in addition to my iPhone 4 I already had. There are two reason I took the wifi only model: I am not planning on taking the iPad everywhere I go. That's what ...
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Make Dropbox app upload in background without having to open every 10 minutes

Is there any kind of workaround to get Dropbox on iPhone iOS to work as well as it does on Android? Installing Dropbox on the iPhone requires manually triggering the upload process instead of it ...
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iPhone 2G, iOS 3.1.2 and YouTube doesn't work

So, YouTube application doesn't work. What I mean by that is that it won't playback any videos, nor will it log me into the YouTube so I can't see my subscriptions, or my videos/playlists, etc. Did ...
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Can I wake up iPhone by double tapping the screen?

Can I wake up an iPhone/iPad by double tapping the screen without hacking/installing Cydia?
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iPhone 5c says I am out of storage when I'm not.

I have 8.1 GB on my 5c and 11.3 GB ony cloud and I can't take a pic bc my phone says there's not enough storage. What's going on?
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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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How do I fix iTunes could not copy unknown error (-5000)?

I got this error trying to sync from my Macbook Pro (OSX Yosemite, 10.10.5) to my iPhone SE: iTunes could not copy "The Song Remains the Same" to the iPhone "Dan's Phone" because an unknown error ...
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Is there an iOS alternative to HTC's Zoe?

I'm considering a switch back to iPhone and iOS from my Android powered HTC One (M7) phone. HTC created a super cool app called Zoe. I'm wondering if there is an equally good alternative to Zoe on ...
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Found a lost locked iPhone 6

So a friend of mine found a lost iPhone 6. It has activation lock, and I see no information on the previous owner. I see the IMEI on the back, is it possible to get any information from Apple or ...
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Retrieve Radio contact on hotmail? [on hold]

How do I see the number of my contact on Hotmail if I've saved it under Radio? My phone has broken down but I am trying to retrieve all my contacts. I am able to find nearly all of them on my hotmail ...
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Why does my iPhone power off when the battery is down to 30%?

Today I was walking using my iPhone 6S running iOS 9.3 as a pedometer and it shutdown. When I got home and plugged it in, it said 30% capacity. That seems strange. I would expect it for 2% or 5% ...
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Preventing an iPhone to send automatically as SMS only when it's to a foreign number

I have a friend who is currently in China. We talk a lot using iMessage. The problem is that sometimes the iMessage isn't delivered and my iPhone sends it automatically as an sms (= fee !!). I ...
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No internet even when connected to the WiFi or 4G (iPhone)

I have been having an Internet-related problem on my iPhone 5S for a while now. It started out with seemingly random Internet disconnection even when there is a perfectly good cellular (4G) or WiFi ...
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Photo restore after resetting an old phone

I erased everything on my old iPhone 6 plus as I want to sell it. I did not realise I was connected to the WiFi and I now find that all my photos are deleted on my new phone. I was left with about ...
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Auto-Join WiFi Option Only on Some SSIDs [on hold]

Why can I configure only some of my SSIDs to not auto-join? Some WiFi network settings have a way to configure the auto-join: And others do not have the setting for auto-join:
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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 do I use iMessage when my number is disconnected?

Recently canceled cell service for iPhone 3GS (iOS 6) but have still been using it to iMessage. Today I got a message from someone I didn't know apparently AT&T reassigned my phone number to ...
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How do I enter DFU mode on an iPhone 3G OS 4.2.1?

I've tried several solutions to enter DFU mode but none worked: - the Home + Sleep combo - the DFU program here Somebody has an idea?
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Are iPhone replacements for software issues free?

iPhone 6 is not under warranty (no Apple Care+ either), but Apple Support on the phone offered a replacement phone that I pick up at the store (no mention of cost, did not ask) because of an issue ...
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What determines the position of the calendar event?

I have two Google calendars visible on the Calendar app (iPhone 5S, fully up to date). All events start and end at the same time. However, for some reason, some events appear on the left, and some the ...
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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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Do Apple stores refuse to repair your iPhone if not purchased directly from Apple?

I am planning to buy an iPhone 6 from an online store. But I have been told that if I buy from anywhere except the Apple store, I won't be able to enjoy the benefits of the warranty and guarantee. Is ...
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App icon duplicated, with a 'grayish' overlay.. iPhone6 - ios8

So, I've got this iPhone6 since a week now. Today my WhatsApp duplicated itself with a 'grayish' overlay on it. I can move it around, but when tapping it nothing happens. How does this happen and how ...
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How to change turn-by-turn navigation voice language in Google Maps for iPhone?

I have my iPhone's language set to English in Settings, but I live in a non-English speaking country. As such, when using turn-by-turn navigation, street names are pronounced as though they were ...
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Is it possible to copy and paste iCal events in iPad / iPhone?

Is there any way to copy an event in iCal in iPad or iPhone and paste it to a different day? At times, I want to keep the original calendar entry, but repeat on a different day? I am not looking to ...
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Flashlight turns itself off while a recording video on iPhone 5s

I'm using FiLMiC to record a 30 minute video. In FiLMiC, I turn the flashlight on and hit the record button. (the iPhone has is the power cord connected). After about 20 minutes the flashlight just ...
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Can't connect my iPad to the localhost of my Mac

I want to access the localhost of my Mac from my iPad. From my Mac, the address is http://localhost:8888. Through IP address The Mac and the iPad are connected to the same Wifi network. The IP ...