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iPhone hotspot not assigning IPv4 DHCP address

I had the same problem in the past few days: MacBook Air connects to iPhone hotspot, but no DHCP IPv4 address is issued, so no internet connectivity. After being walked by Apple and AT&T support ...
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How does one send MIDI files from iOS Garageband?

Here’s how I transferred a GarageBand ios midi drum file from my iPhone to a different project on my iPad: Create midi track on iPhone (in my case it was an “acoustic drums” midi track). Record your ...
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How to remove emails addresses from Recents iOS Mail to which I have sent emails together

First, open the mail app and tap the Compose New button. Type the email address you want to remove and click the Info button next to it. Tap Remove From Contacts to remove it.
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Is this a bug in Whatsapp for ios?

I found a solution on iPhone SE by going into Settings -> Display & Brightness and changing Text Size to the smallest setting. This reduced the text above the button just enough to allow a ...
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Why does Google Maps only rotate 90º but not 180º when I rotate my iPhone?

Apps specify the orientations they support using UISupportedInterfaceOrientation. Even if the Google Maps app declared support for the portrait upside down orientation, iOS does not permit this ...
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Why does Google Maps only rotate 90º but not 180º when I rotate my iPhone?

If you are using maps in a moving car, get a dash or vent mount so that the map is nearer to driving eye level. In my location, you would get caught by the "anti-phone use whilst driving" ...
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Will WhatsApp still work on iPhone SE/6/6S if I have a newer version of iOS than iOS 10?

It actually doesn’t support the iPhone SE 2016, even if updated to iOS 15.8.2. So Meta’s reply was not right.
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What can I do after my iPhone 13 Pro’s camera spontaneously been declared an “Unknown Part?” Never repair or replaced

Go to the Apple Store and get the iPhone looked at. In my case, they did a hardware diagnostic and replaced the camera for free since, while refurbished, since it was still under warranty. I setup an ...
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Can't switch Apple ID back

Many account changes for an Apple ID are permanent, so please contact Apple directly if you have money invested in past purchase history, subscriptions and data with your AppleID. The only time you ...
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Can iOS shortcuts enter text at the current cursor position?

I answered this exact scenario in How can automatically insert Shortcuts output into the current window?. The only difference between shortcut-aware (or more correctly services supportive) apps and ...
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How to update iPhone phone number after port?

The solution (courtesy Apple tech support chat; I suspect step 1 is optional but it's sensible that they check that I actually know my own number): Verify that I control the number by adding it to my ...
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How do you delete files from the iOS app File Manager?

Tapping on Edit gives me a way to select files and delete them. If it doesn‘t show for you, it might be a bug and their customer support might be able to help.
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How can I disable iOS from changing what I type into another, longer word without losing suggestions above the keyboard?

You can disable spellcheck and/or autocorrect in System Settings -> General -> Keyboard.
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Data-only USB-to-Lightning cables

You can influence this greatly with normal hardware and iOS settings. For sure set the phone to not charge the battery past 80% - if your battery is at 80% at the start, no charging will happen and ...
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Data-only USB-to-Lightning cables

You can influence the power a Mac sends to connected usb devices. Stopping (during the backup) and restarting (when you want fast charging) the usbd daemon will allow some control over power delivered....
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Data-only USB-to-Lightning cables

It is unlikely for a Lightning cable to provide data sync without power because providing power is a very important part of the USB handshake process. Consider the process of connecting a simple USB ...
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How to connect iPhone to USB Type-C Portable Monitor?

You need a different display - one that works with an existing lightning charge, data and display out adapters that are available commercially. Your display requires USB-C x 1 (DP Alt Mode & USB ...
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How to connect iPhone to USB Type-C Portable Monitor?

Below technique assisted to connect ASUS portable monitors and they work well. "The ASUS MB16AC portable monitor accepts either DisplayLink or DisplayPort input. This means you have to get a ...
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.NET MAUI: Publishing iOS for ad-hoc distribution

You can send workflow scripts and web apps without needing to sign code on iOS. Side loading applications on iOS requires a jailbreak or other code signing avenues and most require registration and ...
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How to manually set time zone on iPhone while still automatically sync time?

This is not possible on iPhone and iOS. You can let it adjust time or you can manually set it. The automatic set comes from UTC and time zone must be applied by how the hardware and OS is engineered ...
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Is it possible to trim some middle part of a video or screen recording on the iPhone or iPad to upload to YouTube?

Use the iMovie app to post process the video you seek to redact. It offers easy YouTube upload via API once your project is edited to your satisfaction. It handles professional transitions to ...
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How can I copy email from my iPhone when it's offline

I would recommend an offline backup (both from google and from your device) with imaging to a computer while you wait for support to advise you. While you’re there, you can look at your webmail from a ...
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How can I copy email from my iPhone when it's offline

It's a wild guess. But you can probably try changing the "Forwarding and POP/IMAP" settings in your gmail account on web, by Disabling the IMAP and enabling the POP for all mail. Then, ...
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Disable wifi-calls when entering airplane mode

Not a full answer, but you can use an Automation Personal Shortcut (iOS 16.7.8) to turn off the cellular signal when activating airplane mode and to turn it on when turning airplane mode off. ...
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iOS: Type occasional straight quotes with smart quotes turned on (external keyboard)

With the touchscreen keyboard, you can long press the ” and ’ key to get a popup where you can select variations of the quotes, including ",«,»,„. Note that the options and their locations change ...
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