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How to send and receive text messages on your Mac

How to send and receive text messages on your Mac

You can send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones, here's how

You can send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones, here's how

2 hours ago

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone

Got a new iPhone and need to transfer your numbers? We've got the know-how right here, just for you

Got a new iPhone and need to transfer your numbers? We've got the know-how right here, just for you

18 Aug 17

How to restart an iPhone or iPad

How to restart an iPhone or iPad

Restarting or force-restarting your iPhone or iPad can often fix annoying problems. Here's how

Restarting or force-restarting your iPhone or iPad can often fix annoying problems. Here's how

18 Aug 17

How to reset an iPhone or iPad to factory settings

How to reset an iPhone or iPad to factory settings

Resetting your iPhone or iPad to factory settings is a good way to fix issues, and is vital if you want to sell it or pass it on

Resetting your iPhone or iPad to factory settings is a good way to fix issues, and is vital if you want to sell it or pass it on

18 Aug 17

How to use VoiceOver on iPhone

How to use VoiceOver on iPhone

VoiceOver is a screen-reader feature, built into iOS, that's handy for users with visual impairments. Here's how to use it

VoiceOver is a screen-reader feature, built into iOS, that's handy for users with visual impairments. Here's how to use it

17 Aug 17

 
How to fix an iPhone or iPad screen that's not working

How to fix an iPhone or iPad screen that's not working

Has your iPhone screen got 'stuck'? Here are 10 tips that should fix the situation (including our advice on the issue of Touch Disease)

Has your iPhone screen got 'stuck'? Here are 10 tips that should fix the situation (including our advice on the issue of Touch Disease)

16 Aug 17

How to get wireless charging on your iPhone

How to get wireless charging on your iPhone

Wirelessly charging is apparently coming to iPhone 8, but you can get it now. Here's how!

Wirelessly charging is apparently coming to iPhone 8, but you can get it now. Here's how!

14 Aug 17

How to bypass a forgotten passcode on iPhone or iPad

How to bypass a forgotten passcode on iPhone or iPad

A useful trick if you've forgotten your iPad or iPhone's passcode: how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

A useful trick if you've forgotten your iPad or iPhone's passcode: how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

14 Aug 17

How to fix a wet or water-damaged iPhone (or iPad)

How to fix a wet or water-damaged iPhone (or iPad)

Dropped your iPhone in the toilet, swimming pool or sea? Quick! Read our emergency tips showing how to dry it out and fix any water damage

Dropped your iPhone in the toilet, swimming pool or sea? Quick! Read our emergency tips showing how to dry it out and fix any water damage

14 Aug 17

 
How to delete or hide apps on an iPhone or iPad

How to delete or hide apps on an iPhone or iPad

How to delete or hide unwanted apps from your iPhone or iPad - even Stocks, Calendar and other preinstalled Apple apps

How to delete or hide unwanted apps from your iPhone or iPad - even Stocks, Calendar and other preinstalled Apple apps

11 Aug 17

How to free space on an iPhone

How to free space on an iPhone

Follow these space-saving tips if you run out of storage on your iPhone and can't take a photo or install the app you want

Follow these space-saving tips if you run out of storage on your iPhone and can't take a photo or install the app you want

10 Aug 17

How to turn off an iPhone or iPad

How to turn off an iPhone or iPad

Here's how to turn off your iPhone or iPad, including when your iOS device is completely unresponsive.

Here's how to turn off your iPhone or iPad, including when your iOS device is completely unresponsive.

10 Aug 17

How to fix 'iPhone is disabled. Connect to iTunes' error messages

How to fix 'iPhone is disabled. Connect to iTunes' error messages

If your phone says 'iPhone is disabled. Try again in 1 minute' or, worse, 'iPhone is disabled. Connect to iTunes', help is at hand

If your phone says 'iPhone is disabled. Try again in 1 minute' or, worse, 'iPhone is disabled. Connect to iTunes', help is at hand

10 Aug 17

How to unlock an iPhone

How to unlock an iPhone

Check out our guide to unlocking your iPhone so you can use a SIM card from any network or provider

Check out our guide to unlocking your iPhone so you can use a SIM card from any network or provider

10 Aug 17

 
How to tell if someone has blocked your phone number

How to tell if someone has blocked your phone number

Think someone has blocked your number on their iPhone? Here's how to find out why your calls aren't being answered

Think someone has blocked your number on their iPhone? Here's how to find out why your calls aren't being answered

09 Aug 17

How to clear the cache on your iPhone or iPad

How to clear the cache on your iPhone or iPad

Deleting junk files, memory hogs and unwanted cache items is a great way to give your iPhone (or iPad) a spring-clean speed boost

Deleting junk files, memory hogs and unwanted cache items is a great way to give your iPhone (or iPad) a spring-clean speed boost

09 Aug 17

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