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  Reply # 2165347 22-Jan-2019 13:28
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Batman:
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Batman: I've had every single thing you've described - though the can't hear other mobile could well be a connection related issue. IPhone SE (same hardware as 6S). I don't use many apps but I do have a third party keyboard called swype. Maybe that's the culprit.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I am running vanilla IOS, Only have a few apps installed E.G Facebook, Messenger, Ubers, Chrome, Fuelly, Instagram. 
Nothing taking any control from IOS like a keyboard. I havn't even changed my ring tones.. 

 

 

 

 

 



What's vanilla ios?

 

 

 

Just like Vanilla Minecraft.

I have not changed anything to make it any different than what it was intended to be. Vanilla being one of the most basic flavors is used to suggest "In its most basic form"





 




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  Reply # 2165352 22-Jan-2019 13:32
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gehenna:

 

Sounds like you've got a faulty device.  If it's under warranty take it back.  

 

 

 

 

Too old, Device was also obtained commercially and not through any retail channel. 





 


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 2165355 22-Jan-2019 13:35
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Might just have to accept it and decide what to do then.  I'd give it a DFU restore one more time to see how it goes, if you're still having problems you'll want to replace it if you're so inclined.  


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  Reply # 2165356 22-Jan-2019 13:36
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Batman:
What's vanilla ios?

 

No third party apps to handle native features I assume. e.g. third-party keyboards.




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  Reply # 2165360 22-Jan-2019 13:38
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gehenna:

 

Batman:
What's vanilla ios?

 

No third party apps to handle native features I assume. e.g. third-party keyboards.

 

 

 

 

Correct! Maybe its the wrong technical term for mobile devices, but makes sense to us :)





 


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  Reply # 2165362 22-Jan-2019 13:40
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Coil:

 

I have done a fresh install (similar to jailbreak process). Where you put the phone into that recovery mode, download the latest APK from the website, install it manually through iTunes?

 

 

apk on ios? that's surely the first issue there!

 

 

 

weren't you raving about having a iphone in the other thread? sounds like more hassle than it's worth :P





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  Reply # 2165374 22-Jan-2019 13:51
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Coil:

 

I have done a fresh install (similar to jailbreak process). Where you put the phone into that recovery mode, download the latest APK from the website, install it manually through iTunes?

 

 

apk on ios? that's surely the first issue there!

 

 

 

weren't you raving about having a iphone in the other thread? sounds like more hassle than it's worth :P

 

 

Yeah, Not sure what apple use for their software so went with that without realizing it was Android specific hah.
But honestly, iPhones are made to pickup and work, not reinstall software ten times in different ways to try and make it work and a whole lot of other things like an Android makes you do. At least they let you do what you want and the glitches are your own fault.






 


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  Reply # 2165437 22-Jan-2019 14:26
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Call me cynical, but ...

 

users start experiencing random software glitches and, failing to find the root cause, out of sheer frustration, they bite the bullet and upgrade to a new iPhone XR (you know, the phone no one is currently buying from Apple).

 

Some time in the future, some clever IT professional will discover these glitches were caused by a deliberate update to iOS. When contacted, Apple will acknowledge this, deny it was a ploy to get users to upgrade to new hardware, and point to some vague reason how it was in the users interest and why they didn't feel obliged to tell anyone.

 

(-;


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If you are willing and able to, do the following:

 

1) Make a backup

 

2) Restore the phone to factory settings using iTunes so that everything is wiped, not just your data

 

3) Set up the phone as new, without restoring the backup but sign into iCloud/iTunes to get things like contacts, etc., back

 

4) Download your commonly used apps

 

See how the phone goes after that. If you use Two Factor with your Apple ID I would suggest turning on messages in iCloud before doing the above, if you haven't already, so that all of your messages go with you whether you restore a backup or not.

 

the issue with making calls to Australia sounds more like a carrier problem than a phone problem, especially if NZ calls are fine.








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dafman:

 

Call me cynical, but ...

 

users start experiencing random software glitches and, failing to find the root cause, out of sheer frustration, they bite the bullet and upgrade to a new iPhone XR (you know, the phone no one is currently buying from Apple).

 

Some time in the future, some clever IT professional will discover these glitches were caused by a deliberate update to iOS. When contacted, Apple will acknowledge this, deny it was a ploy to get users to upgrade to new hardware, and point to some vague reason how it was in the users interest and why they didn't feel obliged to tell anyone.

 

(-;

 

 

I've heard this before, it goes something like..

 

Something CPU something something battery something someth... AHAH!!! LETS PURPOSE SCREW PEOPLES DEVICES SO THEY BUY NEW ONES! 





 




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Brumfondl:

 

If you are willing and able to, do the following:

 

1) Make a backup

 

2) Restore the phone to factory settings using iTunes so that everything is wiped, not just your data

 

3) Set up the phone as new, without restoring the backup but sign into iCloud/iTunes to get things like contacts, etc., back

 

4) Download your commonly used apps

 

See how the phone goes after that. If you use Two Factor with your Apple ID I would suggest turning on messages in iCloud before doing the above, if you haven't already, so that all of your messages go with you whether you restore a backup or not.

 

the issue with making calls to Australia sounds more like a carrier problem than a phone problem, especially if NZ calls are fine.

 

 

 

 

Will do that tonight. Do you suggest the DFU method? 

Cheers

 

 





 


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  Reply # 2165503 22-Jan-2019 15:21
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Coil:

 

Will do that tonight. Do you suggest the DFU method? 

Cheers

 

 

No need. The DFU method is good if you can get restore the phone conventionally through iTunes and can't get it into Recovery mode but unnecessary otherwise. If it is turned on you will need to turn Find My iPhone off before you hit Restore iPhone in iTunes.






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  Reply # 2165505 22-Jan-2019 15:22
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Just plug it into iTunes with a USB cable and hit the restore iphone button. It will download and install for you.

 

Best to make a backup first with the back up now button. If you click the encryption box, it will also back up passwords, pretty much everything except fingerprint.


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  Reply # 2165578 22-Jan-2019 16:57
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Why do you need iTunes to restore to factory settings?




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


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  Reply # 2165579 22-Jan-2019 16:59
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Coil:

 

Will do that tonight. Do you suggest the DFU method? 

Cheers

 

 

i recommend the hammer method personally...





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