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Fixed : iTunes could not connect to the iPhone because the device timed out

When iPhone users try to connect their device to iTunes they getting “iPhone not connected to iTunes because device timed out”.This error occurs because of the poor network connectivity or antivirus app blocking the connection.

Fix 1: Reset network settings

  • Navigate to Settings -> General -> Reset -> Reset Network Settings
  • Then restart your iPhone. Press and hold the sleep button and Home button together until Apple logo appears. Finally try to connect your iPhone to iTunes.

Fix 2: Delete “lockdown” folder on Mac/Windows

Resetting lockdown folder sometimes fix this backup issue.. Navigate to the search and find the “lockdown” folder and delete it.

Fix 3: Update iTunes app

On your iTunes , click “help” and  choose “check for updates”. Sometimes this issue happened because of the older version of iTunes.

Fix 4:  Temporarily disable or uninstall Antivirus program

Sometime your computer or mobile antivirus might block the connection between iPhone and iTunes. So disable or uninstall antivirus program and check the issue.

iOS 9: How to fix “Cannot get mail the connection to the server failed”

If you getting “Cannot Get Mail The connection to the server failed” error on your iPhone, iPod and iPad running under iOS 9 or iOS 8, learn how to fix this issue.

This error appears when iOS  devices (iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch) try to receive new mails, particularly from Microsoft Exchange account.  Normally this issue appeared on all devices like iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus,  iPhone 5s,  5c, 5 and iPhone 4s and most of the iPads.

Solution No 1: Change Security Settings of Microsoft Exchange 

 

  1. Open Active Directory Users and computer
  2. Select View -> Advanced Features on the top menu.
  3. Right click the mail account  which cause issue and select Properties.
  4. Select Security tab. Then select Advanced.
  5. Tick the check box ““Include inheritable permissions from this object’s parent”.

Solution No 2: Move email to different inbox

Move all mails from inbox to different folder or temporary folder (create the temporary folder on server)

Solution No 3: Change the  Account password

Change the Yahoo account or Microsoft Exchange email account password and check the problem.

Solution No 4: Reenter Password

This problem happened on your iPad  or iPad after you changed your mail password in computer or laptop.

On your iPhone or iPad, Navigate to  to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendar  > Account  >Password.

Select the Password and enter  new password. Your iOS device might prompt you to sign into make this change. After  log in to mail account, it update email password and refresh mails.

Listen: Try 2 or 3 times if it does not bring the prompt,.

Other fixes:-

  • Enable and disable Airplane mode in your Apple device settings.
  • Delete the account and create it as a new account.
  • Reset Network Settings (Settings > General > Reset – Reset Network Settings)
  • Disable iCloud. Navigate back to mail acount and reset password.
  • Change the “Mail Days to Sync” field to “No Limit”.

 

 

Solution : iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Stuck In Zoom Mode

iPhone 6 lock screen automatically go into zoom mode. iPad users can’t change it to standard.

Fix 1: Double tab iPhone screen with 3 fingers

You might enabled the setting for zooms  when you tap with three fingers. Just double tab your device screen with three fingers

Fix 2; Turn off Zoom

Go to Settings -> General -> Accessibility -> Zoom and turn it off.

Fix 3 : Reset the iPhone 6

Press and hold the Sleep button + Home button until Apple logo appears.

Fix 4: Change the Font size

Sometimes new iOS update may increase font size. Navigate to Settings -> Display ->f ont size and slide it to the left to decrease font size.

Fix 5: Reset iPhone 6 settings

Go to Settings -> General -> Reset  -> Reset all settings

Fix 6 : Turn standard view on

Go to Settings -> Display & Brightness -> View  and Tap on Standard view.

Fix 7 : Turn off Zoom mode using iTunes

  1. Connect your iPhone to computer using USB cable.
  2. It will launch iTunes app.
  3. Choose your iPhone and go to Summary page.
  4. Configure Accessibility settings in summary page.
  5. Select option : neither and click Ok.

Fix 8:  Take your iPhone to nearest Apple care

If your iPhone 6 still under warranty and you can’t fix iPhone 6 stuck in zoom mode problem, then take your iPhone to nearest Apple care center.

5 Ways to Fix iPhone 6 Won’t Turn On or Charge

Lot of iPhone 6 users struggling with this problem. If you can’t turn on or charge or iPhone stuck on Apple logo, follow my guide.

Fix 1: Hard Reset

Press and hold the iPhone Power button and Home button at the same time for 10 to 15 seconds until Apple logo appears.

Fix 2 : Put your iPhone to DFU mode

  1. First connect your iPhone 6 to computer (Window or Mac) using USB cable.
  2. Launch  iTunes app.
  3. Press and hold the Home button and Power button together for 10 seconds.
  4. 10 seconds later, release the power button but keep holding the Home button for another 10 seconds.
  5. You will get alert about your iPhone in DFU mode on iTunes.
  6. Try to restore by click Restore button on iTunes.

Fix 3: Make sure your iPhone is fully charged

Some time this issue might happened because of the low phone charge. Connect your iPhone to wall charger  and try to turn on.

Also try to charge your iPhone using any other charger.

Fix 4: Clean the iPhone  charging port

Remove the dust and dirt from iPhone 6 charging port using toothpick or small needle.

Fix 5 : Take your Phone to nearest Apple Store

If you can’t fix iPhone 6 won’t turn on issue, check your iPhone warranty status. Extend your iPhone warranty coverage and take your mobile to Apple store.

If you have any other suggestions, inform us using comment form.

6 Ways to Fix iPhone Camera Won’t Focus issue

You can fix your iPhone camera won’t focus problem using our 6 ways to fix guide.

iPhone 6 has 8 mega pixel iSight camera, f/2.2 aperture and pixel focus technology. It can record 1080p video at 60 frames and 30 frames per second. So you can take short films and professional photographs.

But so many iPhone 6, iPhone 5 users reported iPhone Camera not aligned or not focusing issue.

Fix 1: Tap the iPhone

Use your palm of the hand and tap the iPhone top (rear camera lens end) many times.

Fix 2: Remove the iPhone Bumper

When you using camera, remove the bumper. Because the bumper might cause blurred photo issue so your camera can not stay focused during the photo taking process.

Fix 3: Hold the camera button until camera is focused

Press and hold the iPhone camera button until camera is focused. If the picture becomes clear, release the button.

Fix 4: Restart iPhone

Restarting iPhone sometimes fix your iPhone camera not focusing issue. After you rebooted your iPhone, check the iPhone camera not autofocusing issue.

Fix 5: Reset your mobile to factory settings

  1. First backup your iPhone using iTunes app.
  2. Go to Settings -> General -> Reset and select “Erase all content and settings”.
  3. Confirm your action by pressing Erase iPhone button.

Fix 6: Take your iPhone to nearest Apple Store

If you can’t solve iPhone camera not focusing close up issue,  check your iPhone warranty status. Extend your iPhone warranty coverage and take your mobile to Apple store.

6 Ways to Fix iPhone 6, 5, 4s No Service Problem

After updating iPhone 4S, iPhone 5c and iPhone 6 to latest iOS 8 update lot of users face no service issue on iPhone.

Fix 1 : Downgrade to iOS 8.0.1

This iPad or iPhone no service issue mostly happened after iOS 8 update.  You can downgrade iOS 8.3 to  iOS 8.0.1 using iTunes.

  1. First backup you device using iTunes.
  2. Download iOS 8.0.1 for your iPhone 4 or 5s or 6.
  3. Connect your iPhone to System using USB cable.
  4. Open iTunes app.
  5. On your Mac keyboard, click Option button and press Restore from the iTunes summary panel.
  6. Select the iOS 8.0.1 .ipsw file which is already dowloaded.
  7. Wait until restore process completed.

After your iPhone downgraded, restore files from backup.

Also read : 7 Ways To Fix SIM Failure iPhone 5, 6, 4s

Fix 2: Install iOS 8.0.1 update

If you not update your iPhone to iOS 8, then update your iPhone to iOS 8.0.1.

Fix 3: Avoid iOS upgrade

if you not upgrade your iPhone to iOS 8, then avoid software update. Wait until iOS 9 released.

Fix 4: Restore iPhone

  1. Connect your iPhone to computer.
  2. Launch iTunes and select your iPhone.
  3. From the Summary panel click Restore.

Fix 5 : Reset your iPhone

Press and hold the Home button and Sleep button together until Apple logo appears.

Fix 6: Erase all contents and restore it from backup

  1. First backup your iPhone
  2. Go to Settings -> General -> Reset  and select Erase all content and Settings.

Still you can’t fix no service iPhone problem, create Apple developer account. Download and install latest iOS beta software (It is your own risk).

If you have your own solutions, share your thoughts using comments.

6 Ways to Fix iPhone 5 Stuck on Headphone Mode error

Fix 1: Check Mute & Clean Audio port

iPhone has headphone sensor which is installed in audio port. It detects when headphone is attached.

First check the Mute mode is activated or not ?

  1. If you can view the orange indicator switch in the left side of the Apple iPhone, Mute mode is activated.
  2. Plug the original headphone came with the iPhone.
  3. Plug in and plug out couple of times.

Fix 2: Clean your iPhone 5 audio port

  • Remove iPhone 5 case.
  • Use Dryer like device to clean the iPhone audio port or use wooden tooth pic to clean dust.
  • Then increase the iPhone audio level and check the issue.

iphone audio port

Fix 3: Hard Reset

  1. First backup your device data using iTunes.
  2. Press and hold the Sleep button and Home button together until Apple logo appears.
  3. This will reset your iPhone.

Fix 4: Turn On/Off Bluetooth

  • Try to turn on and off Bluetooth via Settings -> General -> Bluetooth.
  • Then reset your iPhone.

iphone Bluetooth

Fix 5: Remove jammed headphone jack

Sometime this issue might happened bace of the broken headphone jack peace jammed or stuck inside audio port. So try to clean it with Q tip.

Fix 6: Take your iPhone to Apple Store

If you can fix your iPhone 5 headphone error, go to nearest Apple store.

8 Ways to fix iPhone 6 Not connecting to WiFi

Lot of iPhone 6 users complained about Wifi not working issue. If you faced this problem, try our solutions.

Fix 1: Reset network Settings

Go to Settings -> General -> Reset -> Reset Network Settings.

Note : It will remove WiFi password from your iPhone.

Fix 2: Turn WiFi networking to off

On your iPhone, navigate to Settings -> Privacy -> Location Services and select System Service.

Your iPhone 6 will restart.

Fix 3: Factory Reset

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Reset  and select “Erase all content and settings”.
  2. If you have iPhone password, enter it.
  3. Click the Erase iPhone option to approve the reset.

Fix 4: Update your device iOS

  • Install latest version of iOS like iOS 9 or iOS 8.
  • Install iOS 8.0.2 to avoid lot of bugs and issues.

Fix 5: Reset iPhone from iTunes

  1. Connect your Apple iPhone 6 to computer (windows or Mac) using USB cable.
  2. Select your iPhone from iTunes window.
  3. Click Restore button from the Summary tab.
  4. After the process completed your phone will restart.
  5. Follow its instructions and setup your iPhone as a new.

Fix 6: Forget the network and rejoin it again

  1. Open Settings app on iPhone or iPad.
  2. Tap WiFi.
  3. Click info button next to the network (which you are having issue). Also be in network range.
  4. Tap Forget the network.
  5. Then rejoin the network again.

Fix 7 : Adjust Router’s Network settings

  1. Open WiFi router control panel (This process defend on manufacturer).
  2. Change the Network type to Mixed WPA2/WPA -PSK or WPA Personal and Save the changes.
  3. Then reboot WiFi router.
  4. Finally try to connect the network on iPad or iPhone.

Fix 8 : Visit Apple Store

If you can’t solve your iPhone WiFi not working or iPhone not connecting to WiFi issue, check your
Apple device warranty status. Extend your iPhone warranty coverage and take your mobile to Apple store.

Also suggest your own solutions to fix this issue.

5 Ways to Fix iMessage and FaceTime not working on iOS, iPhone, iPad, iPod

If you face FaceTime not working issue on iPhone 6, 5, 5c, 4s, 4 or iOS 8 these instructions may help you to fix your problem.

FaceTime is a important application in iOS and Mac OS X to make a video calls without using Google hangout or Skype.

But lot of users reported FaceTime or iMessage activation error. They face problem when they turn on or send texts to other iPhone or iPad.

Fix 1: Check your carrier Provider

  • First check your country based carrier provider for iMessage and FaceTime in Apple support page.

Fix 2: Reset network connection

  • Reset network settings via Settings -> General -> Reset -> Reset network Settings.

Fix 3 : Disable iMessage or FaceTime

  1. Go to Settings -> message and turn off iMessage and FaceTime.
  2. Then turn on airplane mode (your WiFi automatically turned off). So turn on WiFi and try to send text messages via iMessage or make a call via FaceTime. It will prompt. Enter Apple ID and password details.
  3. Then you will get notification via carrier. Your carrier might change for SMS.
  4. Press OK.

Fix 4: Update your current location

  1. FaceTime: Go to Settings -> FaceTime -> Apple ID  and update your current location when number has been registered. Then Save Settings.
  2. iMessage: Go to Settings -> Message -> Send & Receive -> Apple ID and update your current location. Tap Save.
  3. Finally reset your iPhone.

Fix 5: Contact Apple support

If your issue not solved yet, contact Apple support.

7 Ways To Fix iPhone 5s Blue Screen with lines

Lot of iPhone users faced unpleasant blue screen with lines issue. This issue mostly happened after screen replacement, during restore, water damage or dropped.

Don’t worry you can fix this blue screen of death problem in your iPhone 4s, iPhone 5S or iPhone 6.

Fix 1: Delete App

This issue might happened because of the faulty app. This problem may happened after you installed certain app. So deleted recently installed apps.

  1. To delete app, select app from iPhone Home screen. Press and hold your finger on it.
  2. You can see the cross (X) on every app.  Simply tab the cross and app will be deleted.

Fix 2: Update iOS apps 

Go to App store on your iPhone and update apps. This issue might happened because of the app bug. So Updating 3rd party app will help you to fix your issue.

Fix 3: Update your Device OS 

Install latest iOS update on your iPhone through Settings -> General -> Software Update.

Tap Download and Install.

Fix 4;  Deactivate iCloud Sync

many users reported this blue screen problem happened after they start using Numbers, Keynotes or Pages.

Press the Home button when Blue screen appears. After your phone reboots, go to Settings -> iCloud -> Documents & Data and set pages, Numbers Keynotes to off.

Fix 5: Reset Network Settings 

Go to Settings -> General -> Reset -> Reset network Settings.

Fix 6: Remove 32 bit apps

Your iPhone running under 64 bit processor. Some times this issue might happened because of the 32 bit app. So only install 64 bit apps.

Fix 7 : Contact Apple  support

Check your device warranty status. Extend your warranty coverage. Contact Apple support.

Suggest your solutions.