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Questions tagged [ios]

Apple's operating system crafted specifically for mobile devices.

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Bookmarks not being synced from macOS to iOS

I'm on High Sierra 10.13.6 on a MBP 13" 2015 and iOS 11.4.1 on an iPhone 7. I have been using iCloud for several years and have never had any trouble with it. However a few days ago, I noticed the ...
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List calls together on iOS including inbound calls and outbound calls

Is there a setting to group all calls, in and out, from the same number on my display? For example if I send or receive calls from the same number regularly I want to make those show up in a single ...
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List of restrictions for Apple devices

Apple used to have the configuration profile reference documentation available as web content here. It now only redirects to a pdf. I used to parse the restrictions section to keep an up-to-date list ...
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Why the system takes up almost all the storage of iPhone

I barely installed apps on my iPhone, but it is obviously the system takes up almost all my storage? iPhone 6: 15.9GB of 16GB used. I do not know why. How to find the lost space on my phone? I ...
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How to install Apple's Game Center app on iPad

How do I get Game Center app on my iPad Wi-Fi? I am unable to find the app on the device as well as the App Store.
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In app purchase of auto-renewable subscriptions: what is the duration between renewals?

We have an iOS app where in-app purchase of an auto-renewable subscription gives users access to certain additional features. We have a server that we would like to check the in-app purchase receipt ...
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Can I use Apple Pay while (only) physically outside of eligible region?

I have eligible iOS, iPhone and bank card, that is supported by Apple Pay (used it when was in the country of issue). Now I moved to other country. I didn’t change region neither in Apple ID, nor in ...
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How to check device logs for alarms?

I upgraded my iPhone 6S to iOS 11 this year, and now the alarm clock occasionally doesn't ring even I make sure silent mode is turned off, the ringer volume is up and I have enough battery. This is, ...
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Web app opens in browser on some devices

I have a few hardware-identical iPads with the same (latest) iOS version on them and on 2 out of around 10, a web app opens in the browser UI instead of the standalone UI. On all other iPads, it opens ...
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If setting a system language in iOS doesn't take effect for apps already installed. What else can be done?

Perhaps, changing the base system's language isn't the way to getting all the apps' language changed the same way. The case is, an iPad set from factory to Chinese language. In accordance, all apps, ...
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Force opening link in Safari from SafariViewController? [on hold]

If I have a page that I know is going to be displayed in a SafariWebView, can I do anything (from the page) to force a specific link on that page to be opened in the Safari app and not the ...
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2/3 of iPod 6 display is transparent gray

2/3 of my iPod 6 display turned transparent gray. The gray color is transparent and you can still see and interact with the contents in the area. Sometimes it is transparent gray with transparent ...
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How to get rid of ‘Other’ in storage

My iPhone does not have that much space left, so I went into storage and it seems this Other is taking up a lot of space and I’m wondering how I can minimise this. I know there is another question ...
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What does “Erase all contents and settings” actually do?

I would like to ask what “Erase all contents and settings” in iOS actually does. After entering the device password and Apple ID password, the device (mine is an iPhone, but I assume that the case on ...
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iPad: Disable low battery automatic power-off

My iPad (running iOS 11.4.1) is charged at 100% but suffers from continuous rebooting due to intermittent detection of battery charger level of less than 1%. I have to hard power-off, reboot and the ...
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Problems with Bonjour WiFi on iOS devices

I have an app that uses Bonjour Wifi to connect to my iPhone app from an iMac. I also have 2 SSIDs. However the iOS app will work for some hours and then cannot connect to one SSID. If I toggle to the ...
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iOS11 find contacts in other apps not working

I have iPhone 6s with iOS 11. Somehow I accidentally turn off Siri setting Find contacts in other apps (Settings > Siri & Search > Contacts > Find contacts in other apps), but after turning it ...
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Problem installing iCloud Drive app in iOS 11

If I try to download the iCloud Drive app on my iPhone 6 and iPad Pro running iOS 11, I get the following message on the app download screen: This app requires specific features not available on this ...
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Change password for iCloud keychain / prevent it from being unlocked with computer password

I use iCloud Keychain across iOS devices and my MacBook Pro. I recently discovered that on my Mac I can access the passwords stored in the iCloud keychain simply with my (admin) login credentials. Is ...
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iPhone 7 - Can't update apps

When I try to update an app, it says Verification Required, and when I try to fill in my PayPal account, it declines due to an issue with my PayPal account, and I think the same problem applies to ...
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Allow Wallet access on lock screen “only” when the device is unlocked

When using the Apple Wallet app shortcut from the lock screen (double press the home button to bring Wallet up), I noticed that it was possible to bring up the Wallet even when the device is locked. ...
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Compiling Swift 2 code

I have an app which is written in Swift 2.1. Is it possible to build it in Xcode 9? If not, how do I build it?
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Anyone figured out the system storage too-high problem?

iPhone SE 16GB, latest iOS. Been having this problem for well over a year now. Never have space. Out of "16GB", 11.5GB are currently taken by "system storage". Been reading about the topic here and in ...
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How can I prevent the MLB At Bat app from going into “Offline Mode”?

Frequently (sometimes several times a day) I see the following when I launch the MLB At Bat app on my iPhone X, running iOS 11.4.1: The app then refuses to let me use certain functionality (like "...
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Can similar apps be uploaded on Apple Store?

I have uploaded 2 similar apps with different colors,name,icons. ios team rejected my latest app upload giving the following reason: Guideline 4.3 - Design We noticed that your app provides the same ...
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Apple App Store review - Decompile iOS app

Can the Apple app review team decompile my app during the App Store review process and get access to the source code files? I write my apps in Swift programming language.
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Publishing multiple iOS apps using different developer accounts

I need to upload 2 different apps on the App Store using 2 different Apple developer accounts. Does Apple monitors what apps upload from the same Mac? Can I run into any troubles? Does this interfere ...
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iOS 3D Touch menu not working after language change

When I switch language, Safari's and Calculator's 3D menu is not working. (Message's one does however.) When I open these apps and background them, it works again. Is there an official bug report for ...
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Every time I update iOS 12 to a new beta, ALL of my screentime data is erased

I know it's beta and I'm just testing it. But is this normal? I did not find any results when searching for the problem on Google. It seems completely unnecessary to erase that data when updating.
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EXC_RESOURCE -> photoanalysisd[815] exceeded mem limit: ActiveHard 130 MB (fatal)

On iOS 11.4.1 my iCloud Photos Library of ~60k photos never finishes generating the faces album. The device logs show that photoanalysisd is being killed by the kernel for memory violation after only ...
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Disable iCloud Photo Library on iOS device and keeping all photos and videos

Somehow iCloud Photo Library was turned on unintentionally and I would like to disable iCloud Photo Library on my iOS device but retain all photos and videos on my iOS device in it's full resolution. ...
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How apps are organised in developer page in the App Store

If I publish multiple apps under a single developer account, are all of them shows under the developer page in the App Store? Does app bundle has any impact on this?
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Personal Hotspot not staying Connected

I'm not sure if I have an issue or if what I am seeing is by Apple-design. I have an iPad Pro (11.4) that I have the Personal Hotspot switched on. My iPad Pro is active and screen on. I connect my ...
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How to disable iCloud storage of photos?

I would like to use iCloud only for pictures synchronization, but not for storage (Privacy concerns + too large pictures library - I don't know if Apple's security for pictures storage is that good, ...
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Preventing “pocket calls” - iOS 11

I know someone who is always "pocket calling" people, this happens because they use their phone (an iPhone 6s running iOS 11.4) they just put it back in their pocket and dont lock it. They then put ...
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Limit cellular data usage on iOS

I have a cellular data contract which offers me a very small amount of data every month. Going over this data limit causes me to automatically be charged for an extra gigabyte, which I want to avoid. ...
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How does Safari (on iOS) decide when to present an SSL client certificate

I've installed a SSL client certificate into the version of Safari that comes with iOS 11.4.1. It apparently allows me to access a protected site as expected. Are there any specific privacy issues ...
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Using iPad 1st gen to read PDF files offline

I'd like to download and read PDFs files offline on a 1st generation iPad that's been reset to factory settings. I'm unable to install any apps - they always say that I need to update to the latest ...
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Lock screen wallpaper orientation in iOS 11.4

I have an iPhone 6 and have had the same photo of my daughter standing in front of a red phone booth in London as my wallpaper for the last 3 years. When I take the phone out of my pocket, there she ...
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Do app developers know when users disable notifications?

Some iOS apps annoy me with push notifications that I cannot customize inside the app, so I go into iOS settings and turn off notifications entirely. But I wonder, do app developers get any metrics ...
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iPhone: Safari doesn't work well with JavaScript turned off

Why does my iPhone require JavaScript to be turned on for Safari to work well, while my other iPhone does not require the same? I have the following two iPhones, both running iOS 11.4.1 (current as ...
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Can an iOS app be released as a public beta?

I'm wondering if there is an equivalent in the iOS App Store to Google Play's beta testing program Early Access. https://techcrunch.com/2016/09/01/google-plays-beta-testing-program-early-access-opens-...
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How to attach google drive files from iPad mail?

I'm trying to attach some files, shared with me in Google Drive, to an email by using my iPad. It looks like I can not find that files when searching them from the dialog it is shown to select the ...
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Find Font used in Numbers

Is there a way to find Font used in Numbers? Opening the spreadsheet on my Mac is fine, but I get this error message when opening the same document on iPad (iOS) The font TIMES-Roman is missing. I ...
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reader mode on iOS Chrome?

I miss Safari’s Reader mode’s ability to cut down on website cruft, for example Medium’s banners. But I really don’t like Safari otherwise. Can I get Reader mode in Chrome? How? I tried chrome://...
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Deleting an app’s data from the iOS Keychain, or resetting the Keychain entirely

I installed an app that stores a persistent identifier in the iOS keychain, even after uninstalling and reinstalling it. This really bugs me. Is there a way to delete said app's data from the Keychain,...
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iPhone turns off display whenever covering the proximity sensor

I have an iPhone 7. Sometimes when I put my finger on the proximity sensor (besides front speaker), the display turns black. I can't find a setting to turn it off. Anyone know where it is? Or if I can?...
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Install older compatible version of apps on iPhone 4 having iOS7

I have iPhone 4 with iOS 7. Want to install apps as Facebook and Viber. Current version of those apps not supporting iOS7. But is there a way to get older version of those apps? Or is it possible ...
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Arabic Font iOS 11

Ever since I switched to an iOS device from Android, I have noticed that the Arabic font looks like this: This font is very different from the classic Arabic font and is very annoying to read. I ...
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upgrade iphone 4 to latest iOS as 9 or 10

Is it possible to upgrade iPhone 4 iOS to 9 or 10 using jail break approach? Main purpose to install apps which require latest iOS. So is there any method even through security bypass? Rather ...