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How to use the App Store in iOS 11

How to use the App Store in iOS 11

Here's how to get the most out of the redesigned App Store in iOS 11

Here's how to get the most out of the redesigned App Store in iOS 11

02 Aug 17

How to connect a Mac to a TV

How to connect a Mac to a TV

Mirror your Mac screen on the big screen with our guide to connecting a Mac directly to a TV

Mirror your Mac screen on the big screen with our guide to connecting a Mac directly to a TV

02 Aug 17

How to save data on iPhone or iPad

How to save data on iPhone or iPad

Stop your apps eating all your iPhone cellular data, with our guide to limiting data usage

Stop your apps eating all your iPhone cellular data, with our guide to limiting data usage

01 Aug 17

How to fix an iPhone charger

How to fix an iPhone charger

Don't throw away that broken Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod adapter - you may be able to rescue it instead of buying a new one.

Don't throw away that broken Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod adapter - you may be able to rescue it instead of buying a new one.

01 Aug 17

How to customise your Mac's desktop

How to customise your Mac's desktop

Take control of your Mac's look and feel with these tips to customise the macOS desktop, windows and interface

Take control of your Mac's look and feel with these tips to customise the macOS desktop, windows and interface

01 Aug 17

How to reset a restriction passcode on iPhone

How to reset a restriction passcode on iPhone

Locked yourself out of your iPhone's Restrictions settings? Here's how to reset the passcode

Locked yourself out of your iPhone's Restrictions settings? Here's how to reset the passcode

31 Jul 17

 
How to manage iPhone notifications

How to manage iPhone notifications

The iOS notification system is great, but not perfect. Here's how you can regain control of notifications on your iPhone or iPad

The iOS notification system is great, but not perfect. Here's how you can regain control of notifications on your iPhone or iPad

31 Jul 17

How to send an app or iBook as a gift on iOS

How to send an app or iBook as a gift on iOS

Whether it's a last minute gift idea or something you know a friend will love, an app or iBook can be a great gift

Whether it's a last minute gift idea or something you know a friend will love, an app or iBook can be a great gift

31 Jul 17

How to install macOS on a PC

How to install macOS on a PC

Apple may not want you to install macOS on a PC, but it can be done. Here's how.

Apple may not want you to install macOS on a PC, but it can be done. Here's how.

31 Jul 17

How to improve WiFi signal

How to improve WiFi signal

Advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

Advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

28 Jul 17

How to block websites on a Mac

How to block websites on a Mac

Make sure the kids aren't looking at porn, and your employees aren't reading Facebook: block unwanted sites on a Mac

Make sure the kids aren't looking at porn, and your employees aren't reading Facebook: block unwanted sites on a Mac

27 Jul 17

How to turn off Siri

How to turn off Siri

We all love our personal assistant Siri, but sometimes it can get a little annoying. Read on to find out how to disable Siri.

We all love our personal assistant Siri, but sometimes it can get a little annoying. Read on to find out how to disable Siri.

27 Jul 17

 
How to fix a Mac with a flashing question mark

How to fix a Mac with a flashing question mark

Few things strike as much fear into the hearts of Mac users as the dreaded flashing question mark. Here's how to save the day

Few things strike as much fear into the hearts of Mac users as the dreaded flashing question mark. Here's how to save the day

25 Jul 17

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

25 Jul 17

How to get every Activity achievement badge on Apple Watch

How to get every Activity achievement badge on Apple Watch

Gotta catch 'em all: Here's how to earn every single Apple Watch Activity badge, from Perfect Month to Move Goal 400%

Gotta catch 'em all: Here's how to earn every single Apple Watch Activity badge, from Perfect Month to Move Goal 400%

25 Jul 17

How to avoid iPhone data roaming charges

How to avoid iPhone data roaming charges

Simple tips and cost-saving measures that will save your from costly iPhone roaming charges while on holiday outside the UK or EU

Simple tips and cost-saving measures that will save your from costly iPhone roaming charges while on holiday outside the UK or EU

24 Jul 17

How to fix iMessage not working on iPhone, iPad & Mac

How to fix iMessage not working on iPhone, iPad & Mac

iMessage not working? Don't despair. Here's how to fix common problems with Messages on iPhone, iPad and Mac

iMessage not working? Don't despair. Here's how to fix common problems with Messages on iPhone, iPad and Mac

24 Jul 17

How to use Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11

How to use Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11

Apple is improving driving safety with Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11 - here's how to use it

Apple is improving driving safety with Do Not Disturb While Driving in iOS 11 - here's how to use it

24 Jul 17

 
How to fix iMessage not working on iPhone, iPad & Mac

How to fix iMessage not working on iPhone, iPad & Mac

iMessage not working? Don't despair. Here's how to fix common problems with the service on iPhone, iPad and Mac

iMessage not working? Don't despair. Here's how to fix common problems with the service on iPhone, iPad and Mac

24 Jul 17

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