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Questions tagged [ios]

Apple's operating system crafted specifically for mobile devices.

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How can I verify the backup password for an iOS device?

In iTunes, my iPad shows itself as backing up to "This Computer", and the "Encrypt Local Backup" button is checked. I believe I know the password, but I would like to be sure. How can I verify that ...
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volusion payment gateway pop up [on hold]

I had a pop up come on when I first got my iPad and it was about something called volusions.payment.gateway I think?? I was trying to order equipment for my shop and this stupid notification showed up ...
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I have No history [duplicate]

I don't have previous purchase history how do I get older apps
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Is there a way to name an Apple Pencil on the iPad Pro?

On the 2018 seamless design (matte finish / no lightning connector) Apple Pencil with the 2018 iPad Pro (USB C charger) I'm not seeing a way to give a name to the Apple Pencil that shows when I charge ...
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TestFlight download link returning HTTP error 404?

I opened the link https://developer.apple.com/testflight/, and then clicked on the Download button. It shows me HTTP error 404. The link returning the HTTP error 404 is: https://itunes.apple.com/us/...
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iOS - Select poster frame to use for a video in Photos

In iOS, is there a way to select a poster frame to use as the thumbnail of a video in your camera roll? For example, many of my videos fade up from black. Because of this, the thumbnails are black ...
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Install old app version on iPad 1st generation iOS 5.1.1 (Windows 10, year 2018 question)

I've just got first gen. iPad with iOS 5.1.1 and reset it to it's factory settings. Then I installed iTunes version 12.4.3.1 on my Windows 10 PC. Both iTunes and iPad are connected to same account and ...
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Redundant iPad storage solutions [on hold]

I'm pretty happy with the iPhone I have. Now, I think that the iPad might be at a point in its development cycle where I can use it rather than a laptop and a large external hard drive (1 TB). The ...
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How to remove restrictions in latest IOS?

This is probably a duplicate, but the &@$#& app won’t let me scroll through the suggestions. I keep getting “page is restricted” in Safari for pages that are obviously quite innocent. (Some ...
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WebDAV client for iOS [on hold]

Are there any? I need to synchronize my files on WebDAV server with my iPhone 6s. More particularly, I need to synchronize KeePass file, if there are any iOS KeePass client with built-in WebDAV, that ...
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iOS Parental Controls and Passcode

On iOS 12, with parental controls enabled, is there anyway to override or bypass the system passcode (on the lock screen, not the passcode specifically for parental controls)? Parental controls seem ...
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Bluetooth volume resets to a lower level whenever the iOS Music app advances to the next track

While listening to the system Music app on iOS 12.1, I can use the volume buttons on my Bluetooth headphones (BeatsX) to raise or lower the music volume. However, when the app advances to the next ...
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How is iOS to host communication done with TCP to USB?

I am looking for a good primer on information about accessing the data streamed from iOS devices to a host via USB. I've found this is done through TCP, I think. But concrete info is what I'm looking ...
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iPhone back up ; how do I find it on my iMac [on hold]

how can I find if there is an iOS back up of my iPhone held on my iMac
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How do I check if a date is between 2 dates?

In the above example, how would I get the “period” (column C of the Example table) of a certain date (column B of the Example 2 table) using the start and end dates (columns A and B of the Example ...
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Seperate iPhoto

When I updated my iPhone 7 to 12.1, all the pictures that were on my phone merged with my wife's photos as well. So I went from 11,000 photos to over 35,000. There must be an easy fix to this, but I'...
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iOS shortcuts: Is there any way to input key presses into a call after it is connected?

What I'm looking to do is create a shortcut to call into a work conference line that has a fairly complex set of key presses and voice input needed to connect. Here are the steps for manually ...
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Open unlisted YouTube video in iPod app knowing the video ID but having no link to click on [closed]

The title basically says it all. I have no way of sending the person with the iPod a full link, but I could tell them the video ID of an unlisted video. Is there any way of opening such a video ...
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How to leave apple developer program on developer.apple.com?

I have been a member of a few development teams, but no longer work with them. I would like to leave these organizations, as I use my current account at a new organization and don't want them to have ...
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Facebook CodeMatic for iOS [closed]

I can get 6 digit code for Facebook with another code validation application, but there is no Kodmatik shortcut in iOS application. Was it removed from the application? Thanks.
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Which iOS plist contains activation information for iMessage and FaceTime?

I'm looking for which plist or sqlite file iOS 12.1 uses to determine which mobile device number to (attempt to) activate with iMessage and Facetime. I have an iPhone which is trying to activate ...
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Remove non-existent devices from “Calls on Other Devices” on iOS?

On my iPhone 8 running iOS 12.1, under: "Settings / Cellular / Calls on Other Devices", "Settings / Phone / Calls on Other Devices", "Settings / Messages / Text Message Forwarding"… …I see two ...
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Find out who did a find iPad alert

So while I was using my iPad, I got a popup message saying Find my iPad Alert: I went into Find my iPhone and found no unusual device that is appearing. My Apple ID is a family sharing account, and I ...
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Stop information syncing between iPad and iPhone

How do I stop my iPhone and iPad from syncing? They currently sync website history, texts, and calls. My iPhone is company owned and iPad is personal.
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Downgrade without SHSH2 Blobs

I recently upgraded to iOS 12.0 from 11.2 and I didn't save my SHSH2 blobs. In the process, I stupidly lost my jailbreak and realized there are no iOS 12 jailbreaks that are public yet. How do you ...
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Mount iPad on Ubuntu [closed]

I have also asked this question here. I have Ubuntu 18.10 and an iPad 2018 with iOS 12.1. I'd like to easily transfer files like here. However when I click on "Documents on My iPad" I get an error ...
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Can't install the software because it is not currently available from the software update server - iPad

I'm attempting to sync my iPad with my MacBook pro, but every time I plug it in I'm getting a message from iTunes, "A software update is required to connect to your iOS device." When I click "Install,"...
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Can I change iPhone Mail app to show archive button on detail screen?

When I go into the detail screen of an email in the Mail app on my iPhone the center button at the bottom is move to trash. Can I change that to archive instead? I realize I can long press on that ...
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Setting up multiple O365 organisation accounts on iOS

I was about to setup the mail account my customer provided me. Being a O365 Outlook account, I was approaching this with selecting Exchange as account type and signed in. This would have worked well, ...
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Any iOS Text Editors Capable of Custom Extensions? [closed]

Specifically, I'm looking for a text editor that allows me to save a file with any extension of my choosing. I recently was trying to create a .csmo file, but couldn't find a solution to create a text ...
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How can you improve Face ID

Face ID fails to recognize me 90% of the time on iPad Pro. How do I know why it fails. What can I do to make it work? I have read and done everything that's mentioned in Apple Support document, If ...
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Can a child's device be controlled by multiple family members?

Surprisingly, not all children live solely with one guardian. Is there any way that a child's device can be controlled by more than one adult? The situation: My ex-wife and I have 50/50 custody of ...
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How do I get my iPhone to type the word “Period” instead of the punctuation?

I love using my iPhone to dictate long emails, first drafts of documents, and such. It does such an amazing job and I can capture my thoughts quickly. Unfortunately, a lot of the work I do is ...
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What happens if I restore an iPhone with Find my iPhone off?

I have an old iPhone of mine and I made its Apple ID on a burner email (I know very stupid of me, I was in middle school then). I recently found it again after like 2 years of it sitting in some box, ...
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People will finish updating when Photos is in the background

Photos on my phone and my laptop both say this at the bottom of the People section of the app. There has been no noticeable progress made in the past few weeks. It looks like all the people it has "...
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What does the “arrow” icon shown in the iPhone status bar indicate?

The icon shows an arrow like symbol pointing towards upper right. It appears towards the left of the battery indicator in iPhone. What does this mean?
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Unable to redirect Salesforce links to Salesforce App

I'm unable to open the Salesforce links in Salesforce App. The links are directly opening in Safari, but they need to open in the Salesforce App rather than the browser. Is there some settings ...
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Lost Formatting in Contacts, All Phone Calls Say “Maybe”

I upgraded to iOS 12.1 and have been having some weird experiences. Every phone call that comes says "Maybe" instead of linking to the actual person's Contact. On my phone, the format of all phone ...
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How does HealthKit calculate activeEnergyBurned and other variables?

I am investigating using HealthKit to supply some data for an application which will run on iOS. We are thinking about using Apple Watch to collect the data. I am especially interested in ...
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Remove Google Maps Account History [duplicate]

I have a simple question regarding Google Maps. I am not signed in with Google, and don't use their services anymore, yet, when I start Google Maps I get the following: How can I completely eliminate ...
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Customise voicemail message based on caller

Is it possible to programme a specific voicemail message to be used when an individual telephone number calls me? I would like to have my general voicemail message for all calls except one from a ...
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How can I make reminders show on the lock screen on iOS 12.01?

I'm on iOS 12.01 with my iPhone 6s and I need to set a reminder and I want it on my lock screen but I can't figure out how to put it there, any help please? It's preetty urgent
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Is the iPhone's “found this contact info in..” reliable?

Got an SMS from a new contact I know, saying simply "hi it's Jane and peter" I don't have any address book entry existing for this person but the phone suggested "maybe:Jane" - ok, I can see that ...
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How to factory restore an iPad (with certain parameters)

How can I factory restore an iPad that has been permanently disabled without using a MacBook? I have a Windows computer. Is it possible to have a program in Windows that can factory restore an iPad ...
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iPhone Screen Time showing incorrect pickups

My child’s iPhone is showing they have pickups between 2-3 am when the phone is in my room and they are unable to get it. We just updated the phone to this feature yesterday so does that mean it is a ...
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iPhone Music Non-Streaming

I currently have to use my iPod to listen to music in the car for free. I wondered if iPhone works like an offline iPod? Is there a way use home sharing and play musuic without streaming it (data use)...
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Why does an app have the same bundle_version but different external_identifier?

I want to downgrade the Telegram x app. One step in the tutorial is to find the external_identifier. This site provide versions history. Then I found that there are two 5.0.2 and 5.0.3. Why does an ...
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What can I do about duplicate data in Apple Health?

Recently (and not tied to any iOS or app update) Apple Health has doubled all the steps it has recorded. This occurred literally overnight, so that now for every day, as far back as I've looked, all ...
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If I turn off iCloud backups for an app, will it affect it?

I am running low in iCloud storage, so if I turn off backups for certain apps, will it be affected? For example let’s say it’s social media, will the photos or videos be lost?
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Paste a formula in numbers 4.2 without altering format of recipient cell

How do i paste a formula in numbers 4.2 without altering format of the target cell? I’m sure this used to be easy, but can't seem to do it. I want to paste a formula from a colour filled cell to a ...