Questions tagged [iphone]

iPhone is Apple's smartphone line. All iPhones are shipped with iOS, Apple’s mobile Operating System. This tag can include questions about hardware, software and accessories.

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What is the use for the half bottom screen mode in iPhone? [duplicate]

On my iPhone, if I swipe the bottom of any app downward, the app size shrink to the bottom half of the screen as shown in the following screenshot. What is this for? Is this a normal behavior?
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iPhone battery drains quickly with little usage but only during the day

iPhone 11, iOS 15.1 My iPhone battery is draining a lot even with little/no usage and I don't know why. It's been like this for ages. Here's some information I can provide: Battery does not drain ...
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iPhone microphone works selectively

It started with Whatsapp - people could not hear my voice. There was no sound in recording videos to Instagram stories. Soon after that, microphone stopped working in Teams, Facetime and Google Duo. ...
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How to resurrect the iPhone 12?

I have iPhone 12 64Gb, I got a notification that the memory was almost full, then I tried to delete a few apps from the phone, but it was weird because they still were on the screen like I tried to ...
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How to recreate the MobileSync folder in macOS 12+ (Monterey)?

Edit: Solved I simply had a typo in the location. Fixed. mkdir -p ~/Library/Application\ Support/MobileSync/Backup How to Recreate MobileSync Folder? I deleted my iPhone backups the old fashion way ...
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Can't use iCloud 2FA without iPhone

So I recently switched from iPhone to Samsung and I have some things on my iCloud account. Every time I want to sign in in a new device, iCloud asks me to use the 2FA thing. Because I now have an ...
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How iOS apps keep track of me across reinstallations?

I installed app MyApp on iOS 15, I uninstalled it and then reinstalled it, the app still recognized my phone. How did it do that? iCloud backup is not enabled for this app. App data was lost after ...
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How can I transfer text conversations from my Mac to my iPhone?

I accidentally deleted a text conversation off my iPhone, but still have the messages on my Mac. Is there any way I can transfer the text conversation from my Mac to my iPhone? I don't have it backed ...
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I want to retrieve my old Apple e-mail account [closed]

I want to retrieve my old Apple e-mail account. When I try it doesn't recognise my id
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How to connect to a machine on another network with Files’ “Connect to Server”

I just discovered this feature on my iPhone. I managed to connect to my Mac and another Windows computer when I’m connected to the same wifi. Is it possible to setup a connection when I’m using ...
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PTP Mount iphone on macOS BigSur

On Windows, it is super easy to mount an iPhone via PTP. Picture Transfer Protocol It is recognized as a "Camera". This shows the iPhone as Drive in Explorer and gives access to all ...
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Leaving behind feature does not work with my Airpods

I was able to configure the "leaving behind" feature between my Apple Watch 7 with my iPhone 11. Works great, however, I want to do the same for my Airpods Pro. The configuration option is ...
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Email attachments no longer being received on iCloud on pc

I access my iCloud mail through my iPhone and also on my Windows 10 PC. In the last few weeks I haven’t been receiving attachments correctly on the PC. This has so far happened with Word and ...
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How does iOS compress photos when transferring to a PC or Mac?

There is a setting in the "Photos" menu of the settings app that allows you to change the way that photos are transferred from iOS devices. When you choose "Automatic" then plug ...
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No celullar signal after replacing battery, if not updating iOS

I have an iPhone SE with iOS 13.6.1. I have been receiving notifications of available OS updates, but I could use it with no problem. Yesterday, I took it to a shop for a battery change. Upon turning ...
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I need to copy one folder of files from my iPhone 11 Pro Max and I can't

I need to copy one folder of files from my iPhone 11 Pro Max and I can't. When I try to select 1677 photos and share them to Google Drive, the dialog box disappears and does nothing when I click ...
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What's the actual, proper way to transfer uncompressed photos from iOS?

As far as I can tell, iOS does some really strange things when it comes to compressing the media in your Photos app. It seems that any time you use the "share" sheet, it's compressing your ...
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Something keeps randomly setting iPhone volume to 100%

Occasionally when I open the control center on my iPhone I notice that the speaker volume was set to 100%, or I'll be in public and I play a video or something and it blasts at max volume which is ...
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Would a user-wiped iPhone 11 still have 200k+ system files and database entries on it?

Would a factory reset iPhone 11 Pro Max still have hundreds of thousands of files and database entries on it? For clarity, when I say "factory reset," I mean a user-initiated reset via ...
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iPhone private MAC address not working? 2 MAC addresses appear in my router

I just connected my iPhone to a brand new router and saw that 2 new MAC addresses appeared in connected devices. By disabling the "Private address" feature I could verify that both MAC ...
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How to transfer photo albums from ios to mac or external drive while maintaining album organization?

Does there exist a way to transfer photos from my iphone to my mac while maintaining my albums? (That preferably isn’t tedious, such as doing some action multiplied by the number of albums) Context: I ...
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Other Apple Devices always popping up with message to set up new iphone when i have already set it up

I have setup a new iphone 12 mini by transferring data via placing new iphone 12 mini next to my old iphene SE and using the "Set Up New iPhone" data transfer, eveything transfered fine and ...
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iPhone and connecting to a car

My iPhone stopped playing audio to my car stereo today. I have an iPhone SE running iOS 15.1 connected to my car by Lightning-to-USB. Up until yesterday I have been able to play music from the ...
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Is it possible to disable all links in received text messages?

My elderly mother got phished. Luckily, I got to the message before she did. The message just said Sur La Table blah blah blah link. I would like that to just be: Sur La Table blah blah blah ...
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How to make 6000 iPad photos editable

History - many years of Apple devices - MacBooks, iPhones, iPads. Result= 8000+ photos viewable on iPad but 6000 of them won't sync with Photo or iMazing. Workaround is for each photo to try to edit ...
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Possible to check when leather MagSafe wallet was last attached?

I lost my leather MagSafe wallet for my iPhone :(. Unfortunately, I didn’t know that you could add it to your devices in the Find My app, so I can’t track it that way. But it would be immensely ...
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What does it mean to have red bars in battery usage graph even while charging?

I got a new iPhone (12 mini) this week and its battery usage graph does something that my previous iPhone (SE) didn't. The old iPhone only showed red bars when battery was really low. The new one ...
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How can my iPhone ring only from favorites, but silence from others?

Most Android phones have such a feature. iPhone's "Do Not Disturb" works, but just mentioned here and here, it rejects all others instead of keeping silent.
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iPhone not making sound or waking up for push notifications

I have an iPhone 13, running iOS 15.1, and I'm not being alerted to push notifications that arrive while the device is asleep. When I tap the screen, the display lights up and the message preview is ...
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Preventing HEIC conversion to JPG when sharing pictures to Gmail app on iPhone

When in gallery and sharing an image via Gmail, it gets converted to a JPG file instead of staying as an HEIC image. Is there any way to have this behave differently?
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Is Apple enabling phishing attacks through theft of iOS clipboard data? How to prevent? [duplicate]

My iPhone disclosed a friend's name and address to an app without my permission by stealing clipboard contents. Good thing it wasn't financial information! When I looked into the problem, I found this:...
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Restore offloaded audio recording app not in the store anymore from daughters iPad

I have the iPad backed up to a MacBook Pro, iTunes sync I think, and probably in time machine. Also have a snow leopard machine if older is of any use. Need to get the audio that's still sitting on ...
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Record video on iphone 12 using Mac sound card sound input source

Is there any way to record a video on iphone, but make it record sound directly from macbook sound card? Maybe it's possible to stream sound from mac to iPhone, and make it available as sound input ...
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'Reset Sync Data' on watch not responding

My Apple watch is currently not syncing data (particularly activity data) with my iPhone. Solutions gleaned from internet searches tells me that one solution (other than switching off both devices and ...
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Using a 2TB SSD on a 2016 MacBook Pro

My MacBook Pro was filled up by old iPhone backups. I need to clear them up before I can use it to do backup for the 4th phone of my family. I found I had a 2 TB external SSD and tried to copy things ...
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How to record from the audio-out port on a Bose S1 Pro speaker into an iPhone

I have a Bose S1 Pro portable PA speaker, which has an audio-out port. I wish to record from this into the Voice Memos app on an iPhone 12 Pro. I'm a little confused as to which cable I need to ...
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iPhone alarm does not occur at all

My iPhone alarm occasionally does not go off at all. I haven’t been able to find anybody else with this issue, as their alarms apparently do go off but don’t sound. For me, I don’t think the alarm ...
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Apple ID blocked

I have an I phone 11 pro… first time learner with apple devices..hit restore to factory without logging of from my Apple ID..can’t sign in it says that the password is incorrect. Mobile # associated ...
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Install gcc on iOS 14 in 2021

I would like to install gcc on my newly jailbroken iPhone 7 Plus, but I can't seem to find any of the right libraries, in particular iphone-gcc. There is a toolchain package called com.bigboss....
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If I turn Messaging on will it say on another device that is has been turned on

I have login access to my daughters iCloud through my phone and I was told I could moniter her activity, It's already on via this device but If I turned it on another device would it email/ pop up ...
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Turn off auto quote when answering gmail on iphone

When I send the 10th reply in an email thread on my iPhone8S, I am looking at all the previous replies above my typing, AND all of them quoted below my typing. Can I turn this off, so that either my ...
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Is there a way for me to manually copy songs from multiple computers to my iphone without having to remove all previous synced items?

I have a desktop and a laptop, both with Windows. I have some songs on either one that I would like to manually add to my iphone via drag/drop but itunes doesn't seem to let me choose to manually ...
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How do I set an .m4r file ringtone I airdropped to my iPhone 13?

I have an old .m4r file on my Macbook, which I used AirDrop to copy to my iPhone 13. There's no way to set it as my ringtone, however. In the ringtone settings page, it's not there, and if I go to the ...
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Can I transplant an iPhone 6 logic board?

I was wondering if it would be possible to transplant my broken iPhone 6's working logic board to a working iPhone 6, and if the memory would transfer with the logic board? Any feedback would be ...
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Can I test a replacement iPhone I bought at auction for carrier compatibility by inserting the SIM without screwing up my existing account?

I bought a replacement iPhone SE (older model) because battery on my old one was waning. I need to test it before return window expires to make sure it is compatible with my carrier (Verizon) but I ...
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iPhone running slow, overheating, draining fast

For a few months, my iPhone 8 has been acting strange It's been freezing, lagging, and responding slow. About once a day, the phone becomes really slow, to the point of being unusable. This lasts ...
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Strange Ports opened on my Iphone?

I've run NMAP several times on my home network in my campaign of learning the basics of network security. So far all my devices except my PC have been Iphones/Chromebooks so nothing has been found in ...
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How to receive calls on Mac while iPhone is in focus mode

I have turned on Focus on my phone (for a specific location) because I don’t want to disturb my colleagues at work, but I have also turned it off on my Mac. It seems calls are not redirected to the ...
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Turn off iCloud on iPhone without removing Apple-ID

When I created Apple-ID on iPhone (iOS 15) and then went to "Settings > Account name", there was "off" in iCloud line. Then I tapped this line and followed instructions to ...
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How to copy iPhone photos/videos to Mac?

It sounds very simple. I want to move my iPhone photos and videos to my Macbook so that I can upload them to Google Drive. There are tens of thousands of photos that need to be moved. "Image ...

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