Apple restricts what call data 3rd-party apps such as Truecaller can access to provide Caller ID. Because of these limitations you must keep the app in the background open, and never “kill” the app (by double-tapping the home button and swiping up) in order for Caller ID to work.
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- Two quick ways to search numbers with your iPhone
- How does Caller ID on iOS work?
- Why does the app have to run in the background to get Caller ID to work?
- Why is Caller ID on iOS limited to incoming calls from other Truecaller users?
- Why do I get a notification after the call is finished?
- Will I see the Caller ID if the caller doesn’t call me from inside the Truecaller app?