I inherited my IPhone from my girlfriend after she upgraded. Ive managed to change it to be linked to my apple ID rather than hers. I encountered a problem when wanting to use/upgrade some apps that it asked for the password for her apple ID and password rather than mine, which i remidied by just deleting and reinastalling the various apps. iMessage was always turned on on the is phone, but it was acting up so I turned it off and when turning it back on again it asks for her Apple ID and password, not mine. Is there anyway to change the account? Thanks.
how to activate iphone without previous owner
Can this be done?
how can i get back to previous apointments on the calendar of my iphone 3gs every thing previous to december 2011 is gone
hi, i just found out that every apointment i had on my calendar that was scheduled before december 2011 has disapeared !!
How can i get them back ?
I change my apple id because i forget my password to my previous apple id but the problem evertime i update my app store my previous apple id still existing even i have already new apple id
I change my apple id because i forget my password to my previous apple id but everytime i update my app store my previous apple id still existing even i have new apple id already
The name on my Iphone is misspelled. How can I correct it? There seems to be no obvious way in either the phone or in Itunes. Thank you.
3gs Windows Vista
Stood in line at 6:45 at the Monterey AT&T store, waited until 9:00am,
walked out at 9:15 with a 16GB iPhone 4.
Not too bad a wait. Canceled my Apple store July 14 ship date order!
So far, so good. Restored from my 3GS backup and everything looks and
works great so far. Facetime is really sweet! Now if everyone I talked to
had the IP4, Id never use Skype again!
The retina display is quite a change from the 3GS screen, and is my favorite part of this phone.
Pics and videos from iTunes look fantastic now...so crisp and clear.
Ill hang on to the 3GS for a couple weeks just to make sure the IP4 works
everywhere I go (I cover a large part of NorCal for work).
Happy camper here!
Dell Studio XPS 16, iPhone 3GS 4.0, iPhone 4 16GB on the way! Windows 7
I am taking over my wifes iPhone. What is the best way to rename the device and set it up with my appleID & itunes account?
Should I do a restore or is there something better?
Macbook 2.4, MacBook Pro 13.3" 2.26, Mac mini 2.2.6, iPhone 3Gs Mac OS X (10.5.8)
I know we shouldnt have to buy one to make our phone function like a phone, but I really liked the look of it so thought I would give it a go.
Granted, £25 is a lot of money for a silly rubber band, but not only has it resolved my reception issue, but it makes the phone feel more secure, but I can also put it down without fear of smashing the back.
I do not regret the decision to buy one.
Hopefully the software fix resolves the issues for others, but I will continue to use my bumper.
Intel Core2 Quad 2.40GHz, 8GB RAM Windows Vista 64bit OS
Hi, so this is a little weird..
I just recently got an Iphone 3GS. When I take pictures with the phone upright, my pictures come out vertical instead of horizontal. To take a photo horizontal, the phone has to be on its side.
Is this right? Or am I doing something wrong? Can I fix it?
i have the serial number and everything, and i wanna return it to the owner because i know if i lost an iphone, id FLIP out. can i do anything to find out who it belongs to?
3G S Windows XP Pro detroit area
With the Iphone 4-5-6 product serial number and I-tunes, I-cloud previous owner could be found by Apple or Apple could notify them about an inquire from a phone number given to them. I am sure this can be accomplished as under the Patriot Act.
i have recently updated my iphone 3gs to the latest firmware 5.0.1 and the iphone fails to get past the activation process even itunes wont regonise the sim card i have tryed an 02 orange virgin vodofone t mobile and 3 sim cards none of them work the phone will not activate i have looked on various forums and have been told i will after put modified software on my iphone but i dont wont to do that is there a way of fixing this or are apple going to leave us 3gs customers in the dark
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HT4623 My iPhone 3 Gs was recently updated but refuses to activate Is there anything I can do to get it to activate
This phone hasnt been jail broken or anything of that sort. How would I go about getting it to activate?
1. I have push email set up with Yahoo and it seems to work fine except when the phone sleeps after the minute I have set up. Should I hear the alert when a new email is received when in sleep mode? I have it set to every 15 minutes.
2. When Im using Safari, is there a way to get back to my home screen as I can do on my computer?
3. The sounds I have set when using my keypad stopped working for some reason. I had to restart the phone and then it worked. Is this a known problem?
4. I periodically have to press the home button at the bottom of the phone with a lot of pressure before it works. Will this effect it or is this part of the phone durable?
I will probably have more questions but these are the ones that come to mind. So far, Im pleased with the phone and am not experiencing some of the more serious issues of others in the discussions.
Sony Windows Vista
Hi, I just bought an Iphone 3g from ebay, but it has another owners name (who activate it); How can I change it? by Itunes? Thanks in advance for answer.
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hi! friends i am facing a problem with iphone activation
it do not activate and showing that please try again in few minutes
Hello I am an owner of a locked Sprint iPhone 5 who lives in Australia Has anybody else had this problem and resolved it
Hello, so about 16 months ago I bought an iPhone 5 from Ebay. The seller had told me that the iPhone was unlocked and ready to use. When i received the phone in the mail I discovered that the iPhone was locked to sprint and therefore was unable to be used in Australia. Ever since then I have been trying many different methods of unlokcing my phone such as jailbreaking, gpp sims, ringing Sprint and apple but none of these methods have worked. For example, each time I ring Apple they tell me I must contact Sprint and have them unlock my iPhone, but when I ring Sprint they tell me I must ring Apple and they should just be able to unlock my phone straight away. (I have no contact with the previous owner as they de-activated their EBAY account)
Has anyone had this problem before? If so how did you unlock your iPhone? Does anyone know of any cheap/free online sites that will unlock my iPhone?
Any suggestions and/or help would be very much appreciated.
Hi, first time poster, so be gentle if I screw up the location of the topic and things like that.
Here is the deal, I had a 3Gs for a year, then as iPhone4 got out I upgraded and gave the 3Gs away.
However, even after a complete reinstall and format and all that shiz, the 3Gs still remember, and demand to use, my AppleId for purchases.
The new owner have typed in her mail, her password, in all parts where we can physically enter it; like the settings>store. Even via iTunes and such.
So, in the settings>store menu, her details are listed (logged out and back in like 20 times), but once a purchase is made, free or otherwise, my mail pops up and it demands my password (we tried with hers)
So, in short.
How can I make my old phone forget my AppleId and accept someone elses.
Self built Windows 7 Enough to run anything.
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I forgot my icloud id and password. and i have gifted my I phone to my brother. I tried all my Id but in vain kindly help in the activation of my I phone
Both my old cell phone and especially my BlackBerry have a home screen display (even when locked) that has my name and a basic if found please call xxx-xxx-xxxx message. Is there a way to do this on the iPhone? I get the time and date and the wallpaper photo, but I would love to be able to have something that pops up first thing about if found, please return to...
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TS3150 I cannot activate my iphone I tried the steps in the support the error message I get is There is no SIM card installed in the iPhone you are attempting to activate
I cannot activate my iphone I tried the steps in the support, the error message I get is There is no SIM card installed in the iPhone you are attempting to activate.
there is no sim card installed in the iphone you are attempting to activate what can i do to continues this iphone to activate Please feedback I really needed
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HT4623 when i updated my iphone 3gs to ios 6.1.3 it always says when im trying to activate it unable to activate and on itunes its says We're sorry we are unable to continue with your activation at this time
when i updated my iphone 3gs to ios 6.1.3 it always says when im trying to activate it unable to activate and on itunes its says Were sorry, we are unable to continue with your activation at this time. what should i do? the iphone told me to conatc apple support but my country doesnt have a number !!
Hello my community, I restored my iphone through my computer, after that I cant configure my iphone again, if I use itunes it says that there is no sim to activate it
HT4623 While updating my iphone 3gs to ios6 i'm unable to do so I'm getting the error as Could not activate iPhone Please help me to activate my iPhone
While updating my iphone 3gs to ios6 im unable to do so. Im getting the error as Could not activate iPhone. Please help me to activate my iPhone.
TS3424 hi there my iphone 3gs is an openline but im using 02 sim card.when i am trying to update it on itunes it restore all the system.but when im trying to activate it.it dosent want to activate and my sim is no longer detecting on my phone.any ide
hi there my iphone 3gs is an openline but im using 02 sim card..when i am trying to update it on itunes it restore all the system..but when im trying to activate it..it dosent want to activate and my sim is no longer detecting on my phone..any ideas on ho
Hi I bought a second hand iPhone 3g cause i lost my will travelling Unfortunately the ex owner jailbreak it and after i update it the Iphone stop working Heeellpp
ITs more about firmeware but didnt found topic.
Ok like I said I bought a Iphine3g second hand because I lost mine traveling. After I make a update the Iphone instead of just came back original apple it juste stop working and keep telling me ... /// Activation request could not be completed. If the problem persists, please contact costumer care.... Here I am
Wath can I do now
after update ios 5.1 in my iphone3gs its not activating and it says could not activate iphone because the activation server is temporarily unavailable try connecting your iphone to itunes to activate it .if i connect to itunes its says There is no si
i have problem with my iphone 3GS after updateing IOS 5.1 its not activating and its says could not activate iphone because
the activation server is temporarily unavailable.try connecting your iphone to itunes to activate it. if i connect to itunes its says
There is no sim installed in to the iphone you are attempting it activate.
i dont know what to do know please help out and can i update the old version it self my version was ios 4.3
if yes tell me how to get that old version ios back to my iphone
HT4319 How i activate face time usig my data plan i have an iphon 4 but does not allow me to activate use cell data
Can some body help me?