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Contacts not syncing on iOS 13.1

I have iPhone 7 plus and I have upgraded to version 13.1 but all my contacts info has disappeared. My contacts are still on cloud, but the problem is with the sync between my device and my cloud. ...
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How do I share full-resolution photos between Apple devices?

As the title states, I need to know a way of sending full-resolution photos from one Apple device to another (iPhone to iPhone/iPad/Mac) but don't want to lose quality at all. I'm guessing photos get ...
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Automatically migrate to Family Sharing?

Before Family Sharing, my wife and I always used her iTunes account for all purchases, including iOS apps. Now that Family Sharing exists and also now that two-factor authentication makes it annoying ...
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Profiles are Universal or In-House, why is Xcode complaining that they need to be App Store?

Okay, I am trying to resolve an issue where I am generating ipas but when I go to Validate App, it says re-sign the target that I generated the ipa for and specifically it says needs to be re-signed ...
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Can I use iTunes to sync a folder of photos onto my iPhone without losing my iPhone Camera Roll?

Say I have an iPhone Camera Roll with 1,000 photos or videos in it, and on my Mac, a folder called "Pictures From Brazil". I want to copy that folder's pictures onto my iPhone, but I want to keep ...
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iOS Bluetooth Device connect/disconnect from Settings

If i have already connected bluetooth device from Settings screen and my application is running, Suddenly i go to setting screen and disconnect that bluetooth device but still bluetooth switch is on. ...
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Unable to install apps on new iPhone 11 Pro Max because I have to purchase them first

Yesterday I got my new iPhone 11 Pro Max which is an upgrade from an iPhone 6S. I backed up my iPhone 6S first (to iTunes on a Mac) and then proceeded to set up the new iPhone 11 Pro Max by restoring ...
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Automating copying and pasting text on iPhone?

I am cleaning up notes on my iPhone and separating them into distinct notes by cutting certain parts of the text, creating a new note and then pasting it. Is there any option for automating this ...
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How do I tell Bedtime that I am awake?

I use iOS Bedtime as my morning alarm to wake up. Sometimes I wake up before the alarm goes off. How do I tell Bedtime that I'm awake and that I don't need to be woken that morning? The only method ...
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How does google maps know that I've taken pictures?

Yesterday I've visited a restaurant. The restaurant had a beautiful garden and colorful plants. So I took several pictures there. Today, Google Maps sent me a notification and offered me to share ...
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Need detailed help on how the Apple Business Program works

I want to ask a question about the Apple Business Manager program, but I need to give some background. At my job, we are an iPhone Dev shop. We build our code using ionic/cordova and then compile it ...
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Differences between the three Ask to Join Networks settings in iOS 13?

Before the release of iOS 13, when navigating to Settings/Wi-Fi/Ask to Join Networks there were two options listed: On/Off. The idea was that if this setting was enabled, if the iOS device in question ...
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Could my iPhone be installing malware on factory reset?

Hi I have an iPhone 7s and have been doing the factory reset, erase all content, data, and settings option. Every time I do this I get three loading bars, not the normal two like my other phone. The ...
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Cannot delete {Documents, Desktop} folders from iCloud Drive

NOTE: Please don't simply link me to an existing similar question unless it offers an approach I haven't tried. I have researched thoroughly, and spent several hours on this. My iCloud Drive is full. ...
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How to change the home screen wallpaper randomly

How can I set to change my iPhone's wallpaper automatically? I have an album called wallpapers and I want these wallpapers set as wallpapers on my home screen randomly. I'm using iOS 13 and ...
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iPhone makes calls on its own

My wife's iPhone went crazy over the past week. There is a large number of calls to and from Romania in it's call log (5-10 a day). These include outgoing, incoming and missed calls (all of which ...
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On notification centre, when I receive a notification and click on it, it doesn’t open straight away

Can anyone tell me how to turn this feature off? When I click on a notification it then shows me that open button, which I then have to click to go onto the app. I want to be able to just click the ...
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iOS 13 breaks smart battery case on iPhone 6S

I've been using the Apple Smart Battery Case on my iPhone 6S for the past few weeks to hold me over until I can get the iPhone battery replaced, because it's dying. The case has been working great for ...
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JPG & RAW file transfer iPad to MacBook

How can JPG & RAW files be transferred from iPad to MacBook Pro & still maintain the albums built in iPad? In the iPad Photos app I've put my photos in different albums. On iPad I'm using ...
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Retrieving Voice Memo lost while emailing

I sent a voice memo from my work iPhone to my personal email address, thinking that the voice memo would show up as an attachment to the email, and I would then be able to listen to it on my personal ...
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iOS 13 on iPod Touch 7th generation

I develop mobile software. I have an iPod Touch 7th generation (A2178) which I need to update to iOS 13 in order to test a compatibility issue that some users have reported with an app. iOS 13 was ...
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How do I stop my iPhone auto-deleting my files?

I am using Notability on my iPhone (iOS 12). The files (about 5Gb) in the app are backed up on my iCloud. My iPhone often deletes the files stored on my iPhone without notifying me, which causes me ...
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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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Catalina: backup iOS devices programatically

Before Catalina, I used to be able to use a simple AppleScript to open iTunes and select the menubar to back up connected iPhone/iPad; In Catalina, this function is moved to Finder and so far I haven'...
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Upgrade to iOS 13 gets stuck at the Apple logo and the horizontal progress bar

I restarted the iPhone, plugged in the lightning to supply the power, and started the upgrade from iOS 12.4 (I think it was) to 13. It is stuck at the Apple logo screen with the horizontal bar, with ...
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Definitive restore method for cusp iOS

I want to upgrade to iOS 13 but just in case my CarPlay doesn't like it, I need to be able to revert. This will be before Apple stops signing iOS 12.4.1 which I imagine I'll have a few days to deal ...
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How does “Find My” application is working with location service changes in iOS 13

I have installed iOS 13 and gave it a shot to Find My application. First question is the location service and I have chosen "While Using App". But what does that really mean? Does it mean that I have ...
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Is there any iPhone SE out there with 3D Touch?

I have an iPhone SE so does my cousin. A few days ago we went to the movies and I noticed she was 3D Touching her way around the screen. This surprised me because I don't think my iPhone SE has ever ...
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Does an iOS app with Sign In with Apple ID work on iOS 12?

I want to know whether an iOS app with Sign In with Apple ID runs on iOS 12 or not.
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iOS 13 public release is not showing in my iPhone Software Update [duplicate]

I have been using Beta versions of iOS 13. Now even after iOS 13 public release is made, My device is still showing iOS 13.1 public beta 4 in the Software update. What do I need to get the public ...
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Is there any way to develop iOS apps on a MacPro 2,1 in 2019?

I wanted to run cordova on some my apps so that I can test them for iOS. Running cordova run ios on a windows system will complain: xcodebuild was not found. Please install version 9.0.0 or greater ...
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How can I autofill a formula in Numbers, but keep some referenced values the same?

So I have a chart in Numbers (iOS version, but I can use the macOS version, if needed,) which has formula that references some values from the chart, as well as some values from a different chart. I ...
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Hide frequently used Memojis from Emoji keyboard in iOS 13

I just upgraded my iPhone to iOS 13 and I noticed that, while composing a message, when switching to the "Emoji" keyboard (that now can be accessed through an apposite button), it shows, on the very ...
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How to use Shortcuts on my iPhone to call in to conferences?

I have to attend a lot of conference meetings and each of these meetings uses their own conference id or conference number. Usually I call a number and wait for the automated voice to enter the ...
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How to give feedback for an Apple app not listed on the Product Feedback page?

For example, Notes app is not listed on the Apple Product Feedback page. And I want to suggest adding a Horizontal Line, like HTML <hr/> to Notes app.
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What's the maximum length of a SIM card PIN that iOS supports?

I've seen conflicting information on this, so was wondering if somebody could help clarify. Generally, whenever I've seen references to setting a SIM PIN on an iOS device, articles/instructions ...
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How to show newly added books in iBooks on iPad?

I use an iPad mini 4 as an ebook reader to read PDF books. I don't know if it's because of my stupidity or else, I feel iPad is many times harder to use as an e-reader than an android tablet, it has ...
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iOS dictation duplicated

My wife and I both run into a problem with some regularity on our iOS phones where the dictation (via the microphone button off stock iOS keyboard) will get duplicated. Often we dictate 10-25 words ...
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Forgotten iPad passcode - How to reset it with no access to old email address and without using iTunes? [duplicate]

At first we forgot the passcode for our iPad, so we tried to change the passcode but it was connected to an old email address we no longer use. The iPad is now disabled. How do we reset it totally ...
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How is iOS updating all my apps without permission?

iPad is at iOS 12.3, iPad is WiFi only. iPhone is at iOS 12.4. Both have got automatic download and updates turned OFF in settings → iTunes and AppStore. Yet in the last weeks both devices, without ...
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Restored iPhone from iTunes backup - where's all the iMessage storage that was previously used?

iPhone 7 Plus running iOS 12.4.1. Device showed the following iMessage statistics under iPhone Storage: I took encrypted backup using iTunes on Windows, then restored that backup (also to 12.4.1). ...
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Custom Root CA installed by MDM is not trusted

I'm trying to deploy a Custom Root CA to some iPads using SimpleMDM. This is quite easy to do, any when I go into the profile on the iPad, I can see the Certificate in the profile. However, when I ...
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I don't get group texts with cellular data off

I have an iPhone 6 running iOS 12.4.1. I have a paltry data plan ($$$), so I've turned off iMessage in Settings -> Messages. iMessages show up in blue in Messages app; regular text messages show up ...
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How to make Siri audible to other person on the phone?

When Siri reads something I can hear it well. But a person on the other end of a phone call hears nothing of it. That's a good default. But how can I make the other person on the phone hear what ...
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How to find ipsw file on macOS Catalina

I have downloaded latest iOS on my iPhone and it's not installing. It says "no internet" while the internet is working on the device. So I decided to synchronize the iPhone and get access to the ...
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Piloting a B2B app

I have a requirement to pilot a new version of an iOS app distributed via the B2B app store with a known set of users, in the production environment and for a duration of our choosing before rolling ...
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Jailbroken iOS Emulator Available?

Are there any jailbroken iPhone (iOS) emulators available for security research? I would like to research and experiment with iOS security; however, I don't have jailbroken iPhones with different ...
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“Sending request” popping up on iPhone repetitively

I have an iPhone 6S currently running 12.4.1. The following pop-up keeps showing up every now and then. Upto 50 times a day. It's very annoying and prohibits any activity while it shows. I have ...
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How do I turn off predictive text in the Gboard on ios?

I'm on the most recent version of iOS. I use GBoard and I'd like to eliminate the row of words that they offer based on what they think you're trying to type. There is an option to get rid of emoji ...
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Apple magic keyboard weird behavior

I connected Apple's magic keyboard to an iPhone 7 and started to experiment if I can take it with me on a journey. I soon realized that it does not have any special characters to my language. I ...