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Does deleting an app on iPhone also delete appdata on iCloud? [duplicate]

i've seen so many different answers about this question so i'm a bit confused. If I backup on iCloud and then delete an app from my phone with its data, will the data remains on iCloud ? And if I ...
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iOS 13 WiFi Sync location

Previously (before iOS 13) I was able to attempt to begin a WiFi sync from my phone by going to Settings > General > Wifi Sync I no longer see that option. On my computer (currently on macOS 10.15) I'...
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Issues with Google's apps on iOS over Cellular

I recently got an iPhone 6 (iOS 8.3, Verizon), and I've been having recurring issues with Google's apps not being able to access the network when on LTE or 3G (Gmail, Google, Inbox, Play Music, etc). ...
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How do I unlock an old iPad with Activation Lock without knowing the Apple ID password?

I want to start using my old iPad again. I forgot my old Apple ID and the iPad is stuck on the activation lock screen after resetting it to factory settings. I used a different Apple ID for my iPad ...
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How to prevent Continuity / Handoff app icons in Dock?

Sometimes I open my iPhone while working at my Mac. This often triggers a Continuity / Handoff app icon to suddenly appear in my Dock: Safari From iPhone I find it extremely irritating to ...
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How to install iOS 13 on iPhone 6s?

What I’ve tried so far: On this screen I hit ‘Download and Install’ and then ‘Continue’: After that, nothing ever happens. I’ve waited for ~10h, left it connected to the charger the whole night. ...
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When i try to install my certificate in keychain, the error says: Unable to import - Error Code 25294

I am using the 10.9.5 version and ios 8. When i try to install my certificate i got through my developer account for push notification for my app in the keychain local items, its not importing. The ...
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How do I turn off the passcode requirement on my iPhone?

On an iPhone 8 and after the update of 13.1.2 why do you have to have a passcode? How can I delete the passcode that I put in and no longer have to have it.
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Message app photo messages take forever to send and frequently fail

Lately whenever I send a photo through Apple's Messages app on my iPhone, it takes an absurdly long time (~5 minutes per photo) and often reports "message failed to send". Prior to a few weeks ago ...
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How do I delete unlinked folders from iCloud.com

How can I remove unlinked folders, such as "Readdle Documents" in iCloud Drive, left behind after uninstalling the app?
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How to install apps on iPad 4 which require IOS version 11 or higher?

Just borrowed an old ipad 4 from a friend and found out that i can't download most of the apps on it because the IOS updates are no longer available for this device. For almost all of the apps, i get ...
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Changed phone number to new contact but messages still shows old contact

My phone is an iPhone on iOS 12.1. I had a second phone that was not an iPhone and in my personal contact card on my main phone, I had the second phone number added as an additional entry for mobile ...
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Double tap to zoom stopped working after upgrading to iOS 13

After upgrading to iOS 13, double tap to zoom in on an element (like a column of text) on web pages does not work any more. Not on iPhone, not on iPad. Simply nothing happens. (this is with Safari web ...
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How to hide AppleTVs from the phone speaker options?

Is there any way to remove AppleTV from the speaker list on the Phone app in iOS? I am running iOS 13.1. I tried disabling Allow calls on other devices but that did not solve the issue. In the pic ...
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What app is this? Or how do I do this on my keyboard? [on hold]

So I’ve been trying to look for this app and in my settings I can’t find it.
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Missing reminders

After upgrading all my devices I have the following situation regarding iCloud reminders: Reminders are correctly synced among macs (Catalina). I can add reminders, mark them as completed and the ...
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Losing cell service when using gps

So I have an iPhone 6S on iOS 13.1.2 that's been having this strange issue that I can't find any information or support for. Whenever I use an app that utilizes location services (Apple Maps, Google ...
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App Store asking for other Apple ID when updating apps

My friend's mate reset his phone to prove him wrong about a situation and ever since then when he tries to update his apps it asks for his mom's iCloud password yet it says at the bottom of the App ...
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iPhone iMessages iRestore

Preface I have an iPhone and am getting my own phone number. I have been warned that a factory reset will take place when installing the SIM card/phone number. I do not have a Mac computer, nor ...
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Managing a Child's iPad Without Another Apple Device?

I just purchased an iPad for my child. This iPad is the only Apple device that I own. After it arrived, I realized after the fact that iPads apparently do not support more than one user, which is news ...
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GBoard always starts lagging / crashing after ios update

I have an iphone XS, and have been using GBoard since I got the phone a year ago with no problem. Recently I upgraded to ios 13, and I've noticed GBoard having issues ever since. Frequently when I ...
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Is there a quick way of toggling the predictive keyboard on iOS 13?

On previous versions of iOS, I’ve generally kept the predictive keyboard turned completely off, since I found it very distracting when trying to type. However, with iOS 13’s new swipe-to-type ...
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How to reset an iPhone photo library with all data and meta data

I am trying to resolve an issue with a corrupted photo library on an iPhone running iOS 13. It will crash apps, as soon as you try to select older photos from the library for uploading or whatever. ...
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Magic Mouse with iOS 12.X?

Magic Mouse is supported under natively iOS 13, however, my iPad (iOS 12.4) does not meet the hardware requirement for iOS 13. I would like to be able to use a magic mouse with my iPhone / iPad ...
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Screen Time - Share Across Devices changes code

I have a device running iOS 12.3.1. I entered a Screen Time passcode, tested it and knew the code. However, when I went back and selected "Share Across Devices", it reverted back to some other ...
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Keep low power mode on all the time

I would like Low Power Mode to be the default state of my device. When I get to 80% battery it toggles itself off automatically. How can I stop it turning itself off? How can I always keep my phone ...
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How to keep a Google Sheet open when multi-tasking on IOS?

I'm using Google Sheets on an iPhone X running iOS 13.1.1. When I: open a sheet in the native Google Sheets app (i.e. installed from the Apple App Store, not visiting sheets.google.com in a mobile ...
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How to make a quick view for a large seating arrangement like we see in theatres to know the exact position of the seat? [on hold]

I have made a complete seating arrangement layout like we see in theatres for example in the bookmyshow and PVR app but don't know how to make the QUICK VIEW layout that would show the whole seating ...
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iOS 13 not recognizing contacts with country code

This morning I downloaded brand new iOS 13 (Official Release) and found it very cool, specially dark mode. The thing is that I started receiving calls and the contact names are not being identified, ...
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Why is Photos not suggesting new Faces in the People Album?

When I first began using the People / Faces feature in iOS and Mac Photos, the app automatically listed a bunch of people. I added names for all the people I knew. I thought this was a near-complete ...
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Books Art Not Downloading from iCloud

My books are no longer downloading the art (book cover) from iCloud on my iPhone. They show up on my Mac. I noticed that the new books look different in the finder as well. Anyone one have any idea ...
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Complete documentation of the iOS Settings app's URL scheme

The iOS Settings app provides an URL scheme (prefs:) which can be used to open the app directly on a particular page from other apps, in particular, shortcut apps such as Launch Center. There are ...
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iOS 13 message contacts with multiple phone numbers on separate threads

My brother in law has apparently been sort of doing a hack with iOS contacts for years with his business. He tutors high school kids, so he would create one contact called, "John and Billy Smith", and ...
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Move pictures to albums and shared albums in iOS 13

I used to be able to select pictures, hit share and then be able to put them in personal or shared albums using the iOS Photos app. Now in iOS 13, I can’t see the Photos link anymore. How can I do ...
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How can I find and remove missing airdropped files from iPhone?

I airdropped two files separately from MacOs Catalina to iOS 13.1.2 on iPhone 7. The files were Install macOS Catalina.app and Install macOS Catalina.app.zip Each one more than 8 GB. after ...
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How to export Memoji Avatar in macOS Catalina?

I use Memoji avatar in my iPhone X that is now showing up in my Mac too after the Catalina update. It is showing as the user avatar. Is there any way to export it or find its local location so that I ...
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Forgotten iOS Restrictions Password/Passcode

My dad put restrictions on my phone. He put it for many things that he didn't even know about. For example, downloading and deleting apps and Safari. So now that I want to do different things on my ...
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Screen Time Passcode: Use Password rather than 4-digit PIN?

iOS uses a a 4-digit passcode to secure Screen Time settings (formerly known as Restrictions). Use Screen Time Passcode Use a passcode to secure Screen Time settings, and to allow for more ...
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How to set up multiple phone numbers under text messages send/receive option

Can I set up multiple phone numbers under text messages send/receive option? I have an iPhone 5c.
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How can I disable iMessage suggestions in iOS 13’s share menu?

In iOS 13, when I try to share something, the first row is all suggestions about who I should text whatever I’m reading to. How can I disable this “feature” so that it stops taking up space in the ...
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iOS Mail marks mails in multiple accounts as read

I have two mail accounts. A shared customerservice@... and an own myname@.... To have a better overview about what I have read already, I get all incoming mails in customerservice@ forwarded to myname@...
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No Text Notifications or Sounds from One Contact

So this is an issue that I’ve had for a few months: On my iPhone 7, currently running iOS 11.4.1, I’m not getting any sort of notification from one specific contact in my phone. No ringtone, no ...
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Difficulty typing on Iphone because of fat fingers

I have fat fingers hence this makes typing on the Iphone which has a small screen difficult , I always mistyped Are there any ways to overcome this problem ???
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Contacts and text messages merging after 13.1 iPhone update

My boyfriend has an android for his personal use and an iPhone for work. I updated my iPhone to 13.1 and now both of his phones are combined in my text messages. I hate it! How do I fix this problem?
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How to export a slo-mo video with the slow motion intact and without losing quality?

I have a nicely exquisite slo-mo video. I would like it to export to my computer. Simply copying the file by plugging into the USB cable loses all the slo-mo edits. Doing an export via Share by ...
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Upload to iCloud Photos without adding to Recents album?

I'm trying to upload my photo album from my Hard Disk to iCloud, and make it accessible from my iPhone. However, all the photos uploaded to an album are automatically added to my "Recents" album on ...
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iOS 13 - switch off auto-fetch for Mail

I've always had my iPhone set to manual Mail fetching for all except my actual Apple iCloud account, which is my only IMAP account & only used for official notifications from Apple. My main email ...
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If I upgrade to Mac OS Catalina can I skip the database upgrade for reminders to continue sharing

My girlfriend has an older iPhone that cannot be updated to iOS 13. I've avoided updating the reminders on my own iPhone so that we can continue to sync. I'd like to update to Catalina on my mac, but ...
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Reliable way to downgrade iPad 2 to iOS 6 without SHSH

Recently I upgraded my iPad 2 from iOS 7 to iOS 9 which made it slower and buggy (apps frequently crashing). I have regretted ever upgrading to iOS 7 let alone iOS 9. Recently I found some sites (eg ...
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Am I still on iOS 13 beta?

I have an iPhone XS which I updated to iOS 13 beta on early August (perhaps around beta 5) and I have been receiving updates. At this moment, I think I should have received iOS 13 stable already but ...