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Why Apple Reminder app on iPhone 7 / iOS 13.3.1 does not have hourly repeat option?

Make sure you are using the updated reminders app in the top left hand side click Lists Click on the Reminders under the iCloud account. Hourlyy option would appear Another alternative is to use "...
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Can I block incoming calls using wildcard patterns?

Simple Call Blocker is free, doesn't collect user data and only requires that you enable the "block calls" settings. The app has white and black lists, which accept single numbers as well as ...
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Can I use a Qi Charging Stand with an 80% Charge Limit for iPhone to run on external power source limiting charging cycles?

I would use a physical cable if I had to ensure the best power delivery. Wireless charging can’t provide as fast a charge as cable so you are more likely to exceed the power budget and dip below 80%. ...
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Can I use a Qi Charging Stand with an 80% Charge Limit for iPhone to run on external power source limiting charging cycles?

The phone (and the computer both) prioritizes powering the device before the battery, so in the case of a fully charged (or charge limited) battery the power will flow directly to power the screen and ...
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How to edit the end of the current page's URL in Safari on iOS?

If you quickly triple-tap the URL, it should take you to the end, with the entire URL selected. You can then tap on the end to deselect the text and place your cursor there. This seems to work because ...
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How can I auto-forward sms's from one phone number to another phone on iPhone?

To set up auto-forwarding of SMS messages from a specific number to another phone on an iPhone, you can use a combination of third-party apps and services, as iOS does not provide a built-in feature ...
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How to determine if my refurbished iphone 12 pro has original apple screen?

Con el programa 3Utools se puede saber, conectas el equipo y te indica si algun periferico fue reemplazado. http://www.3u.com Translation: With the 3Utools program you can know, you connect the ...
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How to recover 'my iphone' directory and files?

Deleting from iPhone's storage management in Settings skips the Recently Deleted folder. You need to restore from backup.
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What are the various ways I can stop getting iMessage spam notifications on my desktop besides turning off iMessages on my iPhone?

Filtering to known senders works pretty well. Messages menu > View > Known senders. I do this on my Mac and iPhone, and also have started using Robokiller to further eradicate spam text.
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What would make only front-facing lens to become almost opaque?

Let’s assume you don’t use a screen protector or have surface scratches around the front facing lens and have cleaned the glass with water dampened lint free cloth as Apple recommends. Internally, all ...
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How do I turn off the notification badge for the ‘settings’ app?

You can't get rid of that badge, as far as I know. One option is to remove the Settings app from your home screen. If you still want the app available, but without the badge, a workaround is to create ...
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After two years in storage backup iPhone does not start

Apologies if this is too late, you likely missed the long term storage guidance in your preparation to have a backup device. https://www.apple.com/batteries/maximizing-performance/ If you plan to ...
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How do I set an .m4r file ringtone I airdropped to my iPhone 13?

The only native method I've found for iOS 17 (that does not require using a Mac or PC) is via GarageBand: Save M4R to Files Open GarageBand and tap the + icon Scroll Audio Recorder and tap Voice Tap ...
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How to share iPhone location with iPad?

I had the same problem and found a solution that works for me. I found GPS2IP which communicate GPS position of iPhone using NMEA protocol through wifi. You need to use on iPad an App compatible with ...
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downgrade an iPhone to an older iOS version

Unfortunately not , whether via jailbreaking or "official" methods. Once Apple releases a new version of iOS, it stops authorizing ("signing") the old one, usually after a short ...
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iPhone local backup failing: "Could not back up the iPhone [phone_name] because the backup session failed."

The only solution that seems to work is to reboot the MacBook Pro. This problem seems to occur after many days of uptime for the MacBook Pro, implying that Mac OS is in a bad state and needs to be ...
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iPhone app side loading?

I can’t answer based on legitimate side loading scenarios. The old way still works as I have an iPod Touch 4 on iOS 6.1.3 that installed Cydia fine. That could be one of the IOS versions/devices that ...
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Which iPhones can be found when powered off?

iOS 15 introduced the Find My feature that works even when the device is turned off. The applicable models are: the iPhone 11 through iPhone 15. Source: The Verge Guide to the iPhone Find My ...
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Difficulty typing on Iphone because of fat fingers

I'm not sure what version of iOS this behavior may have come into being or even if I stumbled upon some real implemented behavior but I accidentally did what is the touch screen equivalent of touch ...
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Reinstalling iOS on a phone and it is asking for a password but what password?

When configuring backups of your iPhone on your Mac, you can optionally configure encryption for the backup, which will enable backing up some extra data from your device. If selected, you are asked ...
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iPhone can't sync with Mac saying there isn't enough space but there is

TL DR: Needed to free space on iPhone: Settings > General > iPhone storage > offloaded a couple of apps I'd checked and had over 300GB free (on 2TB SSD). iPhone had just been updated. Tried: ...
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iPhone cannot be synced because there is not enough free space to hold all of the selected items

Another situation is the phone was just updated and the calculation for free space is much bigger. Delete some apps from the phone until you get a sync. Settings > General > iPhone storage > ...
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iOS status bar icon O_O?

Ok. I think I know what happened. I strongly suspect that icon means someone is leaving me a voicemail mail right at that moment. That is, the icon is present while the caller is actively recording ...
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iOS status bar icon O_O?

This icon may be indicating that a Live Voicemail is being recorded in the background. You can read more about Live Voicemail at Apple Support: Use Live Voicemail on your iPhone In most screenshots it ...
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