Questions tagged [ios]

Apple's operating system crafted specifically for mobile devices.

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iPhone stops charging after unlocking to use accessories

I have searched all over the internet, and can not seem to find anything. I was hoping someone here had experience this problem. Recently, every time I plug my iPhone into my computer it says its ...
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My phone (IOS) won't show any Discord push notifications, yet it will show them from other apps

I've already tried checking all of my settings, and everything is in order. Notifications enabled both in and out of Discord, yet I still don't get any notifications. Help? I've already uninstalled ...
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iOS 13 Request Mobile Site

I’ve noticed on iOS 13, safari automatically sets the webpage to desktop site, and I don’t see anyplace to set it back to the mobile site. Does anyone have a solution to request mobile site?
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Whatsapp Click to Chat link openning in AppStore when URL shortener used

When SMS with shortened Click to Chat URL for WhatsApp is received on the iPhone, clicking it leads me to the App Store instead of opening chat in WhatsApp, despite WhatsApp being installed on the ...
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I put my phone on airplane mode before I sent a text but it's still trying to deliver

I accidentally sent my boyfriend a video, I had the ugliest laugh in it and I'd rather have him never hear it. I quickly put my phone on airplane mode but I never got the option to cancel the message ...
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iTunes: How to find backup corresponding to a particular version of iOS?

I have an iPhone 8 Plus, which I upgraded to iOS 12.3.2. iOS 12.3.2 was a special bug fix release which is available only for iPhone 8 Plus models. I want to downgrade it to iOS 12.3.1, but I think I ...
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Why have I stopped receiving weekly Screen Time notifications?

I used to receive weekly Screen Time notifications regarding my daily averages and such. However, around a month ago, I randomly stopped receiving these notifications. I've checked in the ...
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How do I transfer a note with 6+ images from an iPhone to a Mac?

I take notes on my phone (text, to-do lists), take photos from within the notes (click (+) and "Take Photo or Video"), and then need to merge those notes into a larger report on my laptop. I am ...
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Compile for iOS 5.1 in macOS Mojave

I have a macOS Mojave based Mac, and, for a project, I need to be able to target iOS 5.1 (iPad 1). Xcode 10 doesn't ship build support for iOS 5.1, so I downloaded Xcode 4.3 from Apple's archives. ...
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Can I modify the “move” calories for a pasta day?

I have a streak of 333+ days of hitting my move goal and I'd like to keep it. A few days ago, according to my iPhone today, I did only 418 instead of 420 calories -- so it says I didn't meet my goal. ...
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iPad: Sending iMessage messages from e-mail [duplicate]

When I send message on iMessage, it’s sent from my e-mail, which I am logged in iCloud with i.e. my Apple ID, not my phone number. In Settings → Messages → Send and Receive(?), is not my number, just ...
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Photos app not visible

A friend has a iPhone 6 iOS 10.x and we cannot find the photos app. She has activated iCloud storage for photos in settings but we cannot find how to see the albums. I am an Androd user and have zero ...
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Can't connect iPad to macOS Mojave

I used to be able to recognize iPad when working with Xcode and iTunes in previous versions of macOS. Now I can no longer connect it. System Information does contain the device in USB list and the ...
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Text search in PDF files with iPadOS 13

In iOS 12 the Preview builtin in the Files opens a PDF file nicely but there is no text search possibility (magnifier glass). To find a word in a large pdf document it is necessary to reopen the file ...
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iPhone using cellular data even if disabled

I'm currently abroad and my carrier is charging absurd fees for data plan. I decided to turn off completely cellular data and rely only on WiFi but my iPhone is still using few KBs of data every day. ...
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Identify if an iOS In-App Purchase is a consumable or non-consumable?

I need a small help to know if what I propose in my iOS app is a consumable currency or not. From the Apple Developer In-App Purchase webpage: Consumable Users can purchase different types of ...
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“Operation cancelled” popup on iOS

The following screen has popped up without any user interaction. Already twice in the afternoon. What is it? Edit: I have been wrongly receiving SMSs from an Apple service provider telling me the ...
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iOS Newsstand app background mode

Does Apple still support Newsstand apps? I searched a lot but I can't find any tutorial or a demo for such an app with NewsstandKit. If this is not used anymore, why does the Newsstand background ...
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iOS 12 (iPad) Scoped literal IPv6 addresses

I have a raspberry pi running dnsmasq on my lan with both IPv4 and IPv6. I would like to use the custom dns setting on the iPad to use the raspberry rather than the DNS offered by the router in DHCP ...
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iPad 2017 unable to restore/update

I'm having issues restoring my daughter's iPad to working order, and I'm wondering what options I have. She changed her passcode on it and then forgot it, so now it's permanently disabled. I'm ...
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How to move/copy a ringtone created with GarageBand from one device to another

I have created a ringtone using GarageBand on my iPad. How do I copy or move it to my iPhone?
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What happens if I put an unsupported version of iOS on my iPhone? [duplicate]

I have an iPhone 6s, released in 2015. I want to know if I can install iOS 5.1.1 on it, and if it is possible. I don't care if it could brick my iPhone. I'm willing to do it.
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Developing accessory for iOS devices without MFi Program

I am developing a device that will communicate with an app installed on an iOS device. I have some doubts: If I use an MFi cable, do I need to license my product? To communicate by serial port, is it ...
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Does iOS 9.3.5 prohibit iBooks syncing via iCloud?

Is there anything that would prevent me from syncing iBooks with iCloud in iOS 9.3.5 on an iPad 2? I have a working iCloud account in good standing, with three devices connected: an iPhone SE (MP832B/...
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Transferring photos from “Documents by Readdle” app to Camera Roll without uploading it to cloud or connecting to a PC?

I have found that that the photos that I have added to the Documents by Readdle app are not visible to any other app on my iPad. I recently installed a GIF maker app which is not able to find any ...
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How can I deploy an ad-hoc iOS app to a user without a Mac?

One of my deployment iPhone owners does not have a Mac. What is the normal method for delivering apps, and can it be done with no computer or only a Windows machine? The Ad Hoc Distribution method ...
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Do Shared Albums take up storage space on iPhone 8/iOS 12?

I am running iOS 12.3.1 on an iPhone 8. Currently, the only photos I have in my Photos app are in Shared Albums, mostly created by others. I've cleared everything else, including Recently Deleted. ...
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Can anyone suggest a good alternative to Cs Music Player?

When iOS 10 was released, I quickly realized that I didn't like that Apple removed the ability to clear the "Up Next" playlist in the native Music app. I also wasn't a fan of its new appearance. At ...
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Minecraft/Xbox Live not working when Content Restrictions are enabled

We recently had to enable Content Restrictions on my son's iPad, but now he cannot sign in to his Xbox Live account in Minecraft. The iPad is currently running iOS version 12.3.1 In the Settings ...
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Same number of app icons on each page for iPhone and iPad?

App icons on my iPhone are 6 rows by 4 columns = 24 per page but iPad has 5 rows by 4 columns plus ‘dock’ Is there a way to have 6 rows by 4 columns on the iPad also?
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Why did Siri stop responding to “Hey Siri” on iPhone X iOS 12.3.1?

Since late March/early April of 2019, which means since iOS 12.2 through 12.3.1 Siri stop responding to "Hey Siri" on my iPhone X. I purchased the iPhone new in January 2018, and it has incurred any ...
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iOS: App installed on device can't be found via the search feature

I've got an iPhone 8 running iOS 12.3.1 (latest as of writing). Recently I've noticed that when I search for an app that is already installed on my iPhone by using the built-in search feature, the ...
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Is there a way to sync macOS and iOS spellchecker dictionaries?

I often write notes on my iPad and MacBook and it is very annoying when iPad is underlining as "misprint" a word I had added to dictionary on my MacBook yesterday. Since both iOS and macOS are ...
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Cloud download icon gray and cannot re-download purchased app

Why can't I download this purchased app on iOS 12.3.1?
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Entering custom date for event in iOS Calendar app

I want to add a historical date in the iOS Calendar app. To do this I currently have to flick through the date picker control like forever, until I roll back to where I want. This is appalling slow ...
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Xcode 10: Failed to create Provisioning Profile - There are no devices registered

When I try to create a profile to build an iOS app by going to Project → General → Signing, and selecting my Team (Personal), I get two errors: Failed to create provisioning profile. There are ...
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How to add MP3 music from iphone files to my music

I have bought some mp3 with music remix and downloaded it to my iphone with phone drive app. Now it is available from my iphone through the iphone files ... icon files - that was added to iOS i thing ...
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Suddenly Siri started to drain battery on iPhone SE (iOS 12.3.1)

About 4 days ago I noticed a firm and steady battery drain on my iPhone SE, that the Settings attribute to Siri (see screenshot below). I did not (or don't remember doing) do any changes in settings ...
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Whatsapp backup issue on iCloud with iOS 12.2

I've been using this iCloud account for 3 years and now it is having issues with the WhatsApp backup. If I try to do a manual backup in WhatsApp settings, it sticks on preparing or either goes to max ...
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iPhone ceased connecting to AkrutoSync on laptop with static IP address

I seem to be having problems sync'ing my iPhone with Outlook on the laptop via AkrutoSync. It is configured to sync over home WiFi, not over the Internet. The IPv4 address of the laptop is static, ...
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Keep iCloud Drive directory for “offline” use on iPad?

I have a directory under the Documents folder (let's call it My Vacation), and iCloud Drive is enabled. I'm regularly adding files to this directory on my Mac. (PDFs, tickets, etc.) How can I mark ...
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How do I recover a locked pages document password on my iPhone? [duplicate]

I wrote down a password that I thought was supposedly the password to the right locked password document in Pages. Now I can’t find a way to recover it on my iPhone. I have no hints put on it.
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iPhone 6 recognizing my External lavalier mic as an headphone not microphone

My iPhone 6 is recognizing my external microphone plugged into the headphone jack as an headphone rather than a microphone, resulting in no audio output from iPhone speakers. How do I make my iPhone ...
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Apple Pencil app without any analytics or syncing or network use

I am looking for an Apple Pencil app that does not go to the internet for any reason. I want the convenience of the Apple Pencil. I don’t want data syncing of any sort Same with any analytics The ...
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Attaching OneDrive File to Email in Outlook App

I'm using the Outlook mobile app for iOS as well as OneDrive. I'd like to attach files from OneDrive when I compose an email in Outlook, so I click on the paper clip, then choose Attach File, then ...
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iOS Safari redirects users from the .org to the .cn version of the site when clicking Request Desktop Site

A user of a site that I work on reported that when they used the Request Desktop Site feature on their iPhone, they were redirected from the main site that ends in .org to to the Chinese .cn version ...
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How to stop iPhone from making a specific autocorrection?

My iPhone almost always replaces the word make (lower-case) with the word Male (yes, with a capital M). I don't get auto-correct suggestion in a bubble. The change happens automatically immediately ...
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Sync Apple Maps Favorites across personal devices

I have a MacBook (running macOS Mojave 10.14.5) and an iPhone (running iOS 12.3.1). I want to share my Favorites in Maps app between both the devices. They doesn't appear to sync whether I add Maps to ...
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Site accessed by Intel Mac OS X and iPhone OS at the same time

I have created my own logging in a PHP script on my website. While doing this, I record a timestamp, IP address and HTTP referrer. I notice that I often have two hits as follows where it looks like an ...
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How to tell which app added a photo to my iCloud Photo Library

Today I noticed some photos in my iCloud Photo Library which I did not put there. I'm not talking about any shared album, this is my personal library. This is alarming since I have never shared my ...