The iPhone is a smartphone made by Apple Inc. It and the iPad, along with several other mobile devices from Apple, run on the iOS operating system, which has its own topic, as does the iPad for device-specific questions. Native iOS applications are written in Objective-C or in Swift using the Cocoa Touch frameworks or HTML5 compiled with the help of a package manager such as Adobe PhoneGap; a common IDE is Xcode.

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Ok I know this is silly
Just where in the lens on my he iPhone that takes the selfie and how does it work?
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Hi, I baught an iPhone 7 through a family plan at atnt and I am not the account owner of the atnt account (just a "family member"), so I have no real control over the account that I am a part of. I am not tech savvy at all only what Ive learned on my own through the years. And this is my first Apple device. So when I first tried to set up my apple account on day of purchace I was not successful, and it took over a week for me to get my phone set up with apple account. Now a year later Ive had this device now, Ive had several privacy problems with this device, and learned that (I believe) I was added to the family plan as a minor. I am 57 yrs old. This friend whos plan I joined due to my present financial difficulties has 2 sons that are advanced in the field of technology, and the oldest having several degrees in technology, can write code, has been emlpoyed as an IT for a financial company, is very much "in the know " about tech, and who is the admin of the home wireless network (wireless) that I often connect to . Now I do alot of research on the internet and have tried to learn as much as possible about protecting my privacy as possible, especially under these circumstances, but I have found ( without a doubt ) that Ive been being served up false web pages/sites on my device, especially on this topic but also on many others also. I am not sure if what they are doing in order to "gaslight" me is even legal but regardless Im at the end of my rope with all of this and just …
Here's the use case:

iOS 11 on iPhone form factor
Mobile Safari
WebRTC (web not native, they are different somehow)


- WebRTC video is blank and no audio
- Does not ask for permission to use the camera or audio
- Used to work in an early iOS 11 developer beta
- Same code works on iOS tablets and MacOS desktop Safari

Seems to be broken in iOS on a phone form factor only (iPhone/iPod Touch).


What could be different?
I have a client with SBS2011 with Exchange 2010.  They have 6 users with iPhone 7’s.   All the phones were able to connect with their Exchange accounts and send/receive e-mail until the server self-issued cert was reissued/renewed.  Now 3 of them are not able to send or receive.   In an attempt to get the owner’s working, I used Safari to get the new cert by going to the domain https (didn’t work), deleted the Exchange account and re-created the account (also didn’t work).   I keep getting an error (Cannot Verify Server Identity : The identity of “server.mydomain.com” cannot be verified by Exchange.) – only two choices are presented “Details” and “Cancel”, there is no third choice to continue anyway.

Do I need to download the certificate to the phone or will it just come down by itself?   Or what is the correct procedure to get the cert on the phone?

I have tried several times to enter and reenter but can’t seem to get this to work.   I have tried googleing to find information but haven’t been successful so far, so I decided to go the “Experts”.   On the owner’s account, I also deleted the phone partnership in the Exchange Management Console.   Also the internal domain has a .local extension so I can’t use a third party trusted certificate (thanks Microsoft).

Below is all the information for this account with their domain redacted as “mydomain”.
Please help me: what is the correct settings for these iphones?

Redacted Information:
Full server computer name: …
Fast Fields and GoFormz alternative.  We are in the process of looking into alternative applications for our department.  Right now we are using Fast Fields, but we need a better alternative.  We were looking into GoFormz but would like to try out better alternatives.  
1. Ease of use so that our developers and users can pick it up quickly.
2. Works for Android, IPad or IPhone.
3. Work Form easy to develop and deploy.
4. Work flow to pass work back and forth among users and workers.
-- Send out work. Maybe a checkbox trigger or alternative.
-- Work received by worker.  Maybe a checkbox that triggers an email worker has received work.
-- Work completed by worker. Email work has been completed.

This is probably asking the impossible from a (rotten) Apple device, but here goes...

I want to help someone backup some very long Whatsapp chat history, there's the "Export chat" option which creates a huge file which then can be uploaded to Onedrive or wherever, if you have a few hours to leave your phone doing this.

Instead, I'd like to just save the file on the phone, and then move it to a PC via USB (or maybe local WIFI). Apple lets you copy your photos via USB, maybe there is an app that makes other files visible the same way?

I have tried an app called Airtransfer for a wifi method, but it didn't work, the file arrived empty. Maybe there is a trick i missed.

Any suggestions welcome.

how to edit text message distribution list

I have an iphone 8 running the latest IOS

I have a group of people I text regularly and would like to add and delete people from distribution how do i do this?
iPhone 6s+ exchange account - active sync setup completes with no errors, but no email flow
I have someone using an Iphone 7.  She has an Icloud calendar.  She had sent herself an invitation to her work email using Outlook. (connected to an Exchange server)  I don't use an Iphone so I am unsure of what it should be doing.   At first she said she couldn't sync back and forth.  Now she is saying she used to be able to but it just quit, but that the problem is with Outlook and not her phone..  She said she has a way to read it now.  Here's what she emailed me:
"Outlook isn’t letting me join it – it doesn’t work. It’s not my phone-  it’s our computer/server that has the issue. We somehow get it to be “Fixed” for a while- and then it just stops working all of a sudden. "
What she is said in a previous email is this:
This is how I “join” the calendar (see below) – officially (so it gives me updates as I make them) – but this stopped working so I tried to redo it and now it won’t work.
I also found a way to get a read only copy which is what I’m using now, but that way won’t update and so it’s just an old read-only version and isn’t helpful.

So I am a little out of the loop on this.  I can't tell her something won't work since she has told me it has before.

Any help would be appreciated.

I need to recognize special pictures in my app and depending what picture it recognized I need to start different outcomes.
Is there a method or component to use the phone's camera for reading a picture and then recognize it?

(it needs to run for both Android and iPhone).

Thank you
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We have a big challenge activating an app to our hundreds of corporate iPhones & iPads:
our MTP vendor Lookout said the users need to manually tap on the app that we push
down by MDM MobileIron.

Users simply ignore or can't follow email instructions to tap so I'll need to explore a way
that we can auto-activate the Lookout app or push down an already activated app :
is this possible?  Just like SCCM could auto-push down patches to Windows.

If it can't be auto-activated the moment it's being deployed/pushed down, is this a
limitation of IOS, MDM or the Lookout app?

The ipa is integrated with our MobileIron.  The Lookout app  (& icon) is pre-licensed,
not the copy from Appstore which will require users to enter the license/serial key.
I am having a problem with my iPhone as I need to go back to my call log and it seems that the iPhone displays "only" the last 100 calls..
Which is problematic for me as I bill my customer by the hour and would like to have a call log that is at least a month old !

Any idea how to fix this ? or any third party tool ?


PS: IphoneX
Hi Experts,

Iphone Cordova App. I'm getting a location request every time the app loads how do i get rid of it.

"var/containers/Bundle/Application/....www/index,html@ Would like to Use your Current Location.

When the app installs the correct location alert, followed by this one, then this one every time the app opens?


I have an Apple iPhone 3G model A1241,  and I wish to attach an image to a sms.   I have seen a youtube tutorial, but on my screen there is no icon in the messsage screen to the left of the field to enter the message.  Thus I am at  a  lost.  There is only a "send" button on the right.  thank u for your advise. regards
Is this possible ? My cousin bought the iPhone 8 and wants back all his messages
We having issue for the synchronization issue for Calendar between outlook on the desktop and iphone.

Please note we are using outlook.com on the Iphone and office 365 on the desktop.

How can we resolved this and this issued have been taking for week to resolve and there is no workaround solution

from the MS support portal.
I'm getting an error message when I'm trying to sync my Iphone 5s to Itunes. I have the most up to date versions both on my Mac and Iphone. Here's the message: Attempting to copy to the disk"" failed.The required disk cannot be found.
Extract messages from iPhone iTunes backup?

Is there a manual way to do this OR am I better off using a utility?
Managing Contacts of group of people on iPhone:-

I meet many new people for different reasons. I store all info on iPhone 6 or Google contacts.
Groups such as Customer Leads in a business, realtors(15 people), Yoga Leads(100 people), Neighbours(50), special interest (20 people).

My goal is when I receive any useful info and I want to share with  one group (and not searching for people individually), I should be able to send them easily and quickly.

If I create a WhatsApp group the other guy knows that I have put them in the group.I should do the grouping in the background without letting the other person know that I have grouped him in that group.
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Calendar request from Apple user not getting to Office 365 address.

Really odd. A client reported that one of their suppliers has been sending them meeting invites but they aren't getting them. I jumped onto the clients Office 365 tenant and ran a Message Trace and there's nothing. The supplier is sending the invite from their iPhone and which uses their iCloud Calendar as default. So the invite will come from SMTP address        noreply@email.apple.com.

So I tested it by sending a test appointment from m own @me.com email address to the admin account I have within the clients office 365 system and it worked. I received the appointment invite and I can see the message in Message Trace. Proving there are not Mail Flow blocks within the Clients Office 365.

So I asked the supplier to send a new appointment to my client as well as my own Office 365 email address (not in same tenant as my client). I received the invite in my own Office 365 but my client didn't receive the email . I checked Message Trace for my own Office 365 system and I see the email. Checked the clients Office 365 Message Trace and .......nothing!! I checked the users Clutter and Junk but nothing - but as there is nothing in the Message Trace I'm not surprised.

Really annoying!

Anyone have any further trouble shooting tips I can try?

Does anyone know of a way to be able to transfer Messages from iphone 6 to 7.  The owner started the new phone (the 7) and skipped past the Setup where you can put the old phone near new and import everything.

We have since set the iPhone7 up and everything is done but the Messages history.

I have looked for Apps but cannot seem to find one to backup old phone and restore to new.  There are even Apps where you need to have that App as the Messages app.  I don't want that.

if anyone has experience with an App it would be great to know.  Or if you know a free way of doing it.
We currently have MaaS360 and want to come away from that due to the limited functionality and lack of helpful features. We would require something that provides more control over the device. So that we can allow and restrict apps as necessary.

EDIT: We also push 3 apps currently and would require that feature as well. Something does a fairly good job at auditing the devices within the company.
When plugged into desktop, my iPhone 5's internal storage shows up as empty and is red in colour as well. I have tried clicking the show hidden icons in control panel still doesn't work.
my boss has an ...@btinternet.com email account on his iPhone. When  he's connected to talktalk broadband at his home, the account shows error 'port 993 timed out' when synchronising. If the phone is connected to another network or using 3G/4G, it works fine.

The error began a few days ago.

Steps taken;
-turned device off/on
-removed/re-added mail account
-tried toggling SSL on/off
-Spoken to ISP who were unable to help

I'm assuming this is simply an ISP fault but any help would be appreciated.

I’m trying to print from my iPhone 7 from photosmart A 646 but keep getting error reading saying that it’s not supported


The iPhone is a smartphone made by Apple Inc. It and the iPad, along with several other mobile devices from Apple, run on the iOS operating system, which has its own topic, as does the iPad for device-specific questions. Native iOS applications are written in Objective-C or in Swift using the Cocoa Touch frameworks or HTML5 compiled with the help of a package manager such as Adobe PhoneGap; a common IDE is Xcode.