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Stop iOS auto-downloading updates

On my iPhone, the Software Update section in Settings used to have a "Download Update" button. With iOS 11 it is replaced by an "Install update button", which means its downloading updates ...
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How to prevent iPad from keeping pushing iOS 11 to me?

My iPad Air 2 keeps downloading iOS 11 in the background and then tries to push me into upgrading. I don't want that. I have declined it numerous times, and recovered the storage space it takes up ...
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iOS updates for iPad [on hold]

I understand that my iPad Air will not be supported by the new iPadOS. Should I expect that there will be no more security updates to iOS for my iPad Air at the end of this month: when iPadOS is ...
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Using Shortcuts app to change iOS contact names

I'm fairly new to this whole Shortcuts app and I'm not too strong with lots of programming terminology. I've had a hand-me-down phone and all contacts are in this format: Alex's Work - Jane R Alex's ...
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Xcode 10.1: Profile is not an “iOS In House” profile

I am attempting to distribute via the Enteprise method on my Xcode 10.1 so I can get the .ipa to the organization. For App Thinning I selected All compatible device variants and selected Rebuild from ...
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Completely uninstall iOS App and all associated data

Background I am a server-side developer working on an API for an iOS app. From time to time as we are in development (when we have big database changes) we reset our server. This process clears all ...
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Import back video into iPhone after adjusting time & location in Photos app on macOs

While travelling, I like to exchange photos/videos via WhatsApp with other people. Doing it usualy at night, or a few days later, the time of the received item need to be adjusted in order to have a ...
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Disable all iOS notifications

I have set up an old iPhone 5 for my grandmother (85) which I set up with Apple Configurator to be in single app mode for the phone only. I had turned off all the notifications, and made sure that ...
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Can't run react native app in xcode simulator! [on hold]

newbie to react-native, was following this official docs for creating ios app: https://facebook.github.io/react-native/docs/getting-started My System config : Xcode Version 9.4.1 (9F2000) Ran this ...
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Xcode: Archiving a project to generate .ipa but export is not an option in Organizer

I am a member of the Apple Developer program for my team and I have all the provisioning profiles in place and codesigning, but when I run Product -> Archive and get the Organizer pop-up, Export is ...
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Would iOS 13 GM have 3D Touch App Switcher?

As some of YouTube videos and other sources are saying that iOS 13 will probably kill 3D touch. It will function as a haptic touch. Will it have the 3D Touch App Switcher to swap between apps? or any ...
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Backup iPhone pictures that are not using local storage but iCloud

Until 2017 I took pictures with mi iPhone using local storage, and then I saved them to my Macbook using Photo.app. But since 2018, I started to use on the iPhone the option to store pictures on ...
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sync iBooks page currently reading between iPhone and MacBook

I have a MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015) (macOS Mojave 10.14.6) and an iPhone 7 (iOS 12.4.1). I downloaded an ebook from the internet, and started reading it on my MacBook. A few days later ...
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How to save PDFs from web for offline reading on an iPad?

I bought an iPad Air to use in my airplane for flight guidance (secondary screen from panel mounted GPS). I'd like to download the manuals for my various avionics, and stop carrying a flight bag that ...
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How can I ask Siri to turn OFF Do Not Disturb mode?

As from iOS 6, I can ask Siri something like "Don't Disturb Me", and it replies confirming that Do Not Disturb is activated. However, I have not been able to deactivate Do Not Disturb mode by voice. ...
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Configuring Wi-Fi calling with MVNO

Given a T-mobile issued iPhone that is Wi-Fi compatible and SIM unlocked, How can I configure wifi calling to work with a corresponding Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) (i.e. Mint Mobile)?
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How to get date when photo is clicked from android phone and is transferred to iPhone via Xender?

I have clicked few pictures from my android phone few months back. Today when I transferred those photos to my iPhone, it shows me created date as today. Is there a way in iPhone to get actual created ...
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Suggestions on how to configure the settings for podcasts

I have a Mac running the latest (10.14) along with an iPhone also running the latest (12.4). I also have a couple iPads (12.4). I also have a Watch. I think I have 7 podcasts that I subscribe to ...
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Renaming photos on iPhone

How can I name photos on iPhone ? I wonder if there is a way to rename them.
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How to prevent open tracking in Gmail app on iOS

Google's documentation says: Images will always appear in the Gmail app on your iPhone or iPad. (This is different from opening Gmail in a browser on a computer, where I see settings that provide ...
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How do I create live wallpapers of similar quality to the default wallpapers?

If you look at the stock wallpapers, the perspective stays the same when you 3D touch and the animation plays in reverse when you release. Custom wallpapers are different. Firstly, as soon as you ...
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In numbers or pages for ios, Is it possible to force a trend line to start at (0,0)?

I was wondering, if, in whatever the newest version of ios, numbers, and/or pages, it is possible to force a trendline through a point on a 2D scatter graph (e.g. the origin (0,0)). I was hoping to ...
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How to remove slo-mo tags from iOS videos using exiftool?

I have some slo-mo videos recorded that have been reverted back to normal speed. The problem is that the iOS Photos app still recognizes those videos as "slo-mo", and therefore places them in the "Slo-...
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What is the alternative of inApp Purchase for buying subscription? [duplicate]

I am working on an app in which there is a subscription feature. User have to purchase a plan once the validity or points ends. Client is not in favour of inApp Purchase. As per this, the app has no ...
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iOS 12 notifications appearing twice or not at all

Hi everyone I have 2 problems with my iPhone 6s since upgrading to iOS 12 (not sure if this has anything to do with it). For the past week I’ve been getting Messenger and text message notification ...
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iMessage badge count not showing up on my iPhone

On my iPhone 6s the iMessage count (on the Messages app icon) is no longer showing up? I checked Settings > Notifications > Messages and it is showing active. Can someone tell me what I need to do ...
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Mount folder as another folder in iOS (darwin17), like mount -o bind or bindfs?

I have to communicate folders from one app to another in a Jailbroken device. Unfortunately my app cannot deal with symlinks, and I have too many files to do hard links on all of them. The only way ...
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Is there a way I can use split keyboard and undock the keyboard on an ipad pro?

I can do this on an iPhone and an old iPad but on my iPad pro holding the keyboard down button does nothing. There's no option in settings either
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How do I restore move-to and logout commands on IOS Google Drive?

I copied a PDF up to Google Drive from another App. The file appears on the drive, but the move-to option is missing. I went into the Drive app directly from my home screen, killed the app and ...
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How to restart using an app without it accessing older data?

An app that I tried out a couple years ago somehow keeps identifying my old trial data (it required a signup with email, but now I'm trying to signup using a different email), even if I delete the app,...
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How to read iOS device info from a linux host via USB?

I need to inventory a quantity of iPads. I'm using a Raspberry Pi ZW (in USB gadget mode) to collect info from Macs, PCs, and Chromebooks and I'd like to add iOS capability. I know that iTunes can ...
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How do I remove ALL PHOTOS from iPhone?

I have 26K photos on a 64GB iPhone 7 and running iOS 12.4 How can I delete all photos en-masse? That is, removing all photos from the iPhone's Camera Roll.
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How to upload pdf or, docs in safari or any popular browser in iOS?

I was just stunned today, when I just discovered that I cannot upload my resume either in pdf/doc while applying for a job. All I have access to is Photos, which is my photos and videos repository. ...
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Mac equivalent to iOS Colour Filters (Tritanopia)

I have Tritanopia (Blue / Yellow) colour blindness. In iOS I can use Settings > General > Accessibility > Display Accommodations > Colour Filters > Blue / Yellow Filter to boost the relevant colours ...
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How can I take a larger screenshot on my iPhone?

I would like to take a screenshot of an entire web page in Mobile Safari, not just the part that's visible on the screen. I'm running iOS 5 on an iPhone 4, but I'm pretty sure this functionality isn't ...
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Need help with Anemone (dock)

I have an iPhone XS Max. I’m on iOS 12 and have jailbroken my iPhone with chimera jailbreak. I use Anemone a lot. How am I able to change the theme on my dock? Many of the themes have an option ...
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How do I jailbreak an iPhone or iPad?

This is an attempt to write a canonical QA for this, as per the meta post: Where is the list of canonical questions stored for Ask Different? How do I jailbreak an iPhone or iPad(to install Cydia or ...
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Booting into safe mode without keys

I have a jailbroken iPhone 6s running iOS 12.2. It was working well until I used Chimera to jailbreak and it went into a reboot and then got stuck in the Apple logo. (I used Chimera multiple times to ...
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Contacts not visible on icloud.com

I have an iPhone SE with iOS 12.4.1 I just visited www.icloud.com and noticed that the majority of my contacts are not there. I have about 800 contacts on my phone, while on the iCloud website under "...
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upload photos videos from iphone to ssh location?

Is it possible to upload photos from iphone to an ssh location on local network? I have a local NAS setup at home that is running plex that shares media with rest of family members. So I want to know ...
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Getting logs from Apple or iPhone when someone looks up someone's location

Details: Someone close to me and that I trusted logged into my iPhone and turned on Share my Location with their phone. On iMessages I see the note that says iMessage with 3*******78 You started ...
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How to disable all iOS notifications temporarily while actively using/mirroring the device?

I use my iPad a lot as I teach, showing the students slides, videos, etc. Having a words with friends, draw something, or email notification, especially with personal content in the first line, show ...
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How to make hyperlinks in iOS Mail app?

Using the standard iOS Mail app, how do you make a hyperlink from part of the text you are composing? In the animated gif below, I want to have the word "Lincoln" contain the hyperlink instead of ...
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Why aren't Find My Friends location indicators working?

My boyfriend and I share location thru Messages and Find My Friends. I used to be able to see either a purple or gray arrow in settings whenever my location was checked...but not anymore. I just ...
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iOS calendar haptic pressure event creation bug/pet peeve…please help???? Gurus? [duplicate]

Great explanation! Now can anyone answer why does Apple ios calendar show you a perfect example (meaning it mirrors the data needed to be created in the calende) of an input of a event on your ...
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3D Touch versus Haptic Touch

I’m in the market for a new iPhone and based on Apple’s specs the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max have 3D Touch but the iPhone XR does not. While there is no mention whatsoever of Haptic Touch on their ...
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How to automatically trigger a iOS Shortcut (based on location/calendar)

I've done a lot of research and it looks like the only way to run Apple iOS shortcuts is manually - i.e. you have to manually do the trigger - either by pressing a button, getting Siri to do it (by '...
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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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How to disable top bar of the iOS keyboard?

I would like to remove following top white bar of the onscreen iOS 11 keyboard on my iPad. I tried to disable all keyboard options in settings but has no effect. Such bar appears for example ...
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Wrong caller ID showed for call and “000000” in calls journal

My friend has an issue with her iPhone. For some reason, the phone app suddenly started to show the wrong caller name. After this she tried to logout/login into iCloud and then all callers in the call ...