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acts lilke the earphones are plugged in when they are not

My original iPhone has recently started acting like I have my earphones plugged in and gives a message:this accessory does not work with this iphone. turn on airplane mode or off not sure.

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check inside the jack for dust which might be tricking iphone to think headphones are inserted. you can remove this with toothpick or small tweezers.

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Plug an unplug the headphones a couple of times realy fast, it's fixed it for me in the past

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Cut the fuzzy part off a Q-tip & use the stem to clean out the headphone receptacle. Works better than a toothpick, and was able to fix my phone this way.

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