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Old Jan 18, 2014, 06:15 PM   #1
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How do I activate Airdrop on my iPhone5?

When I open Control Centre by swiping up on my iPhone5 (IOS7) I don't see the Airdrop button, is there a way of activating it please?

Heres a screen shot of what I see when I open Control Centre...




But I'm supposed to see something like this..

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Old Jan 18, 2014, 06:42 PM   #2
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Um thats not suppose to happen press and hold the home and sleep button until you see the apple logo then see if you see airdrop. Tell me how it goes.
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Old Jan 18, 2014, 07:07 PM   #3
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Thanks, but still no change
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Old Jan 18, 2014, 07:21 PM   #4
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AirPlay or AirDrop?

These features can also be disabled in provisioning profiles that an operator or a company might install to allow your device on their network.

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Old Jan 18, 2014, 11:16 PM   #5
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Probably either provisioning profile mentioned above or it's disabled under the restrictions Settings -Settings/ General / restrictions
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Old Jan 19, 2014, 03:34 AM   #6
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Probably either provisioning profile mentioned above or it's disabled under the restrictions Settings -Settings/ General / restrictions
You were right, it was disabled under Restrictions. Thanks for your help.

Now to try and Airdrop to my wife's iPad Air.

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Old Jan 19, 2014, 11:28 AM   #7
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I dont think anyone said this yet but once u have airdrop on i believe the other person needs it enabled too.
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