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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Is it possible to create a new Apple Developer account and create new Apple ID at same time?

I've been updating an app that is created under a different Developers account and its becoming a real hassle accessing it - especially since Apple introduced 2Factor authentication. I have solved ...
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Gboard Keyboard Not Showing Up in Various Google Apps on iPhone Xr

iPhone Xr iOS 12.4 Gboard 2.2.0.247258495 Gmail 6.0.190602 Docs 1.2019.28202 Chat 0.156.259040960 Issue: I various apps developed by Google, such as Gmail, Docs, Chrome, Chat, the Gboard keyboard is ...
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Transfer only media files from my iPhone to my Mac that fulfil certain criteria

In general, I am hoping to transfer media files from my iPhone to my Mac but only those that fulfil certain criteria in terms of time taken, file format and whether it belongs to a Photos app album, ...
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I don’t get a notification when I get a new text message (iPhone 5, iOS 12)

For some time now I have not been receiving notifications when getting a text message on my iPhone. Notifications for all other apps work fine, and I have checked that notifications for messages are ...
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iPhone asks 'Trust This Computer' again

(I am on macOS 10.14.6 and iOS 12.4) I am certain that I have trusted my Mac before. Without the latter trust, I can also access the phone in iTunes. I have tried reset "Location and Privacy" on my ...
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How is audio transmitted with wireless Carplay?

I have a 2019 BMW X2 with Carplay. The audio quality is noticeably worse with Carplay than through USB or even Bluetooth. Carplay apparently transmits the audio via a wi-fi connection the phone ...
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Problem adding .ics file to Iphone X Calendar

I had a problem adding .ics files to my Iphone X calendar. I created an .ics file on my other Android phone and I am able to add this .ics-file-event to my Google calendar and many others. But when I ...
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How do you download a maildropped video to iPhone camera roll?

If you've been sent an email with "Click to download" link to icloud, you can click the link on iPhone and the video will play. How do I save this video to camera roll? Note: if the same link is ...
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Unable to recieve all sms verification codes from Apple

Every time I try to add my phone number to my Apple ID or whatever, when a verification code is sent to my number, I just don't get any sms and hence can't verify or perform the desired task. Tried ...
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How to disable vibrations on all notifications but phone calls

I'm just wondering how to turn off vibrations on all notifications but keep the vibrations on phone calls. I have an iPhone 7 with software version 12.3.1
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Qi charger with wired charger passthrough or compatibility

Hello I own an iPhone 6s Plus, and I want to be able to get a qi receiver for use at home but I would rather not change my phone case, I have seen a few cases around that allow for it to wirelessly ...
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Lock iPhone with home button

I have an iPhone SE under iOS 12.3.1 and I would like to be able to lock my iPhone using the home button by holding the button for instance. My lock button isn’t responding for a while and Assistive ...
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Why do some of my contacts not sync with Google?

When I add a new contact on my iPhone then after a few seconds I see it in my Google contacts. When I remove it from Google contacts, then within few seconds it's removed from my phone. So far so good....
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How to make a “you have a new memory” movie with my own choice of photos and videos?

The iPhone has a facility whereby, when it feels like it (typically after a trip abroad), it tells me "you have a new memory" and gives me a short movie with photos and video clips of its choosing. ...
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Can't enlarge photos in google images Safari

Until yesterday, I was able to tap on a picture on google images to view the picture in large. For example when you search "Apple" on google images you get many photos of it, and if you want to view ...
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Can I submit a new app version to apple without cancelling a pending release?

I have an app Pending Release and would like to update it with a newer version that includes some minor bugs fixes. Can I do so without removing the App pending release? I don't want to risk that we ...
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Iphone not showing delivered message but imessages on my mac shows delivered message. Which is it?

I sent a message from my iphone and it is not showing any type of delivered notification. When I get on imessages on my mac, the same message shows as delivered. Trying to figure out if it was ...
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How to release an app used internally (but in a different way)

we need to release an App for one of our customers but we got rejected, we are told that this app does not comply with guidelines 3.2: Guideline 3.2 - Business During our review, we found that ...
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How can I make my iPhone 5S go back to charging from my Dell Windows laptop USB port?

My iPhone 5s, when connected to my Windows 10 Dell laptop, has recently started connecting & charging then immediately disconnecting and ending charging. I get the "double buzz" of connection, ...
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Can't sign in to iTunes and App store

I own an iPhone SE running iOS 12.3.1. I clicked on a webpage link to for Google Translate and got the message that about inability to log in to the App store. I thought this might be due to the ...
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Background NFC Tag Reading not working

Background NFC tag reading seems not working in my iPhone Xs, ios12.4. Am I missing anything ? I managed to encode & write a smart poster content into Mifare Classic 1k tag using raspberry pi ...
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How can I know that iMessage is active?

If I see such keyboard (please, take a look on the image below), am I right with that: iMessage is active?
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Contacts and Phone on iPhone think I'm in a different country

Yesterday I got a call from my wife and the iPhone said "Maybe Mrs. SSteve". The phone number was the international version of a U.S. phone number and her custom ringtone didn't play: Voicemail is ...
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Inaccessible voice memo

This 3-hour long voice memo that I recorded yesterday comes up when I search my phone but doesn’t show up in voice memos. I initially thought my phone is taking time to process this and it would show ...
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Why does Car Play disconnect when I go in/out of WiFi range?

On my 2018 Honda CR-V, when using Car Play from my iPhone 7, it frequently disconnects when entering or leaving WiFi signal range. The head unit then says "No Device Connected". Usually, I have to ...
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How do I restore an iPhone 5 without Factory reset with a forgotten password?

My friend has an iPhone 5 that he forgot the password to, and he wants to recover the password without Factory resetting the device. Is there a "brute-force" password cracker that can be downloaded, ...
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iPhone asks for Apple ID password on third party app launch after iTunes sync

I've just synced my iPhone with iTunes to get some Music on the iPhone. After doing so, the iPhone wants my Apple ID password, when I try to launch a third party app. All Apple apps (Photos, Safari, ...
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How to install unsupported apps in old iPhone 4 (iOS 7.1.2)

I've just recovered an old iPhone 4 with iOS 7.1.2 but it is almost unusable because pretty much every app that I need to install says it is unsupported. How to give life to this phone installing ...
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Does “Reset Network Settings” affect all devices?

If I reset my Network Settings in iOS/iPadOS, and so lose all my WiFi networks/passwords, will my other iOS devices also lose them? The reason I ask is that WiFi networks appear to be stored in the ...
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iPhone plays call ringtone over connected bluetooth speakers while on silent more

When I have my iPhone X on silent and I'm playing music through my Bluetooth speaker, if someone calls me I hear the ring over the speaker. How do I stop this?
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Google Voice Indicator

I would like to know when an inbound call originates from the GV number (versus the iPhone's carrier number). Is there a procedure that allows one to configure the iPhone to indicate the call is a GV ...
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AirPods won't switch to MacBook

My AirPods (1st gen) won't switch over to my MacBook Air (early 2015 running the latest Mojave) from my iPhone 8. When I click 'connect' the indicator just spins and nothing happens. Restarting ...
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App and hardware to use phone as a one way ‘walkie talkie’

I am looking for an app and a battery power device so I can use my phone as a audio transmitter to the device. The device will be plugged into some noise cancelling headphones for my child. My child ...
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Siri doesn't respond while playing youtube on iphone xr

Try open youtube and play something, then try "Hey Siri" it won't work. But when I pause the video or close the youtube app it works. I also checked the Siri&Search settings for youtube and ...
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If we install “modified games” on our iPhone or iPad, what risks are we exposing ourselves to? [closed]

For example, through TweakBox, AppValley, or even some website, we can install some "mod" or "modified games" (such as a Pacman that never dies, or a game that requires your location but the app can ...
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My IPhone 7 is not connecting to the wifi

My iPhone 7 is not connecting to my office wifi, but my iPad Mini and Android devices are able to connect. The problem is only with my office wifi, I am able to connect my home wifi. Steps I did to ...
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iPhone X UI support for existing app on Appstore

I have application on store which last updated 2 years back and compliant with 64 bit requirement but now there is no active development going on this application but we don't want to disappoint ...
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Ways of retrieving photos, notes from iPhone?

I'm trying to copy photos and notes from my iPhone 6 to my macbook. The phone was synced to my old computer which suffered a hard drive failure, so I'm trying to save whatever I can from my phone ...
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What's the duration of a In-App Purchase Promo Code for Auto-Renewable Subscription's?

I just can't seem to find any answer to this question on the internet, so it might be good to just ask it here for future reference of people Googling the same question. In my App, I have a Auto-...
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Problem backing up my iPhone to my Mac, the iPhone icon does not appear in iTunes

I have an 2010 iMac running High Sierra. I have iTunes version 12.8.2.3 and iOS version 12.3.1. I want to backup my iPhone to my computer using iTunes. In the past I could connect my iPhone to my ...
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How to switch apps on iPhone with a Bluetooth keyboard

For some reason my Logitech K380 keyboard won't let me switch between apps using Cmd+Tab. Is this a fault with my keyboard? Also how would I select menu options on screen with the keyboard? Thanks ...
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How do you get an audiobook to repeat? [duplicate]

When I made a playlist from a book from audible it shows up on my iPhone as a playlist but it won't play and in fact says "won't play." In the past I have done this successfully and I don't know what ...
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iPhone not turning on, not responding to hard reset, not responding to charger

About 2 days ago, my iPhone 6 decided to stop working. I tried to see what the error was but it decided not to respond to a charger, it would not respond to a hard reset or even when I tried to ...
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How to copy text from iOS to MacOS with Bluetooth only (no WiFi network at all)?

I'd like to be able to copy text from iOS to MacOS with Bluetooth only (no WiFi) — or, worst case, by plugging the phone into the Mac. I often find myself generating text on my phone (in various ...
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Why are iPhone X photos higher quality than iPhone 7?

My relative has an iPhone X, while I have both an iPhone 7, and a DSLR camera. At a recent family event I compared his photos with mine and his iPhone X photos look almost as good as DSLR. I did a ...
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Downloaded music in google music app get “unplayable file” in my 2017 crosstrek

Oddly specific question but I just got an iPhone 6S and with the memory upgrade I decided to download all my music from the google music app into the phone so I don't have to stream and save a little ...
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My Photo Stream - Syncing or Storing

I have an iPhone and a Macbook. I have My Photo Stream turned on for both devices. When I go into Photos preferences on my Macbook, I have Copy items to the Photos library checked in the General ...
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Import a specific Voice Memo from iPhone to Mac Voice Memo App

I am trying to import a Voice Memo recorded on my iPhone to the Mac, so that it is added to the Voice Memo App. Is there a way to do this without enabling iCloud sync and without using iTunes? I do ...
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Can I activate an iPhone without an Apple ID?

I've been issued an iPhone and I can't seem to use it without an Apple ID. Can I activate my phone without creating an Apple ID in the process?
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How are phone calls initiated from iPad's FaceTime routed?

An iPad is configured with the same Apple ID as an iPhone, which is configured to enable the iPad to receive / initiate phone calls. Is the iPad directly communicating with T-Mobile's cellular ...