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How to stop iOS adding apps to your iPad's dock

How to stop iOS adding apps to your iPad's dock

iOS 11 loves to add suggested, recent and Handoff apps to the right of your iPad dock. Here's how to turn off this feature

iOS 11 loves to add suggested, recent and Handoff apps to the right of your iPad dock. Here's how to turn off this feature

21 May 18

How to reset a forgotten Apple ID password

How to reset a forgotten Apple ID password

Follow these tips if you can't remember the password for your Apple ID and need to get access iCloud, the App Store or iTunes

Follow these tips if you can't remember the password for your Apple ID and need to get access iCloud, the App Store or iTunes

18 May 18

How to print wirelessly from iPad & iPhone

How to print wirelessly from iPad & iPhone

Here's how to print wirelessly from an iPad or iPhone to almost any printer, using AirPrint or a third-party app

Here's how to print wirelessly from an iPad or iPhone to almost any printer, using AirPrint or a third-party app

18 May 18

How to scan a QR code on an iPhone

How to scan a QR code on an iPhone

We show how to use an iPhone to scan QR codes, Facebook Messenger Codes, Snapcodes, Spotify codes and more

We show how to use an iPhone to scan QR codes, Facebook Messenger Codes, Snapcodes, Spotify codes and more

17 May 18

How to jailbreak an iPhone or iPad in iOS 11 or iOS 10

How to jailbreak an iPhone or iPad in iOS 11 or iOS 10

If you're sick of being limited to Apple-approved apps, have you consider jailbreaking your iPhone or iPad? Here's how to jailbreak in iOS 11 and iOS 10

If you're sick of being limited to Apple-approved apps, have you consider jailbreaking your iPhone or iPad? Here's how to jailbreak in iOS 11 and iOS 10

11 May 18

 
How to rotate a video on iPhone

How to rotate a video on iPhone

Recorded an iPhone video clip in portrait instead of landscape? We can help you to fix that with a simple rotation edit

Recorded an iPhone video clip in portrait instead of landscape? We can help you to fix that with a simple rotation edit

11 May 18

How to stop a song repeating on iPhone

How to stop a song repeating on iPhone

The iPhone's song repeat function can be tricky to find. Here's how to turn off a Spotify or Apple Music track that keep replaying

The iPhone's song repeat function can be tricky to find. Here's how to turn off a Spotify or Apple Music track that keep replaying

11 May 18

What to do when Time Machine backup is full

What to do when Time Machine backup is full

This is what to do when it says there's not enough space for a Time Machine backup

This is what to do when it says there's not enough space for a Time Machine backup

07 May 18

How to use GarageBand on iPhone & iPad

How to use GarageBand on iPhone & iPad

With our GarageBand masterclass, learn the basics and create your own music on iPad & iPhone

With our GarageBand masterclass, learn the basics and create your own music on iPad & iPhone

07 May 18

How to get a Mac repaired

How to get a Mac repaired

We show how to repair any damage or problems with your Mac by using a warranty, AppleCare, or authorised service providers

We show how to repair any damage or problems with your Mac by using a warranty, AppleCare, or authorised service providers

03 May 18

 
How to factory reset an iPhone or iPad

How to factory reset an iPhone or iPad

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

02 May 18

iPhone security tips: How to protect your iPhone from hackers

iPhone security tips: How to protect your iPhone from hackers

Our iPhone security megaguide contains essential security tips for protecting your iPhone (and sensitive data) from the prying eyes of hackers

Our iPhone security megaguide contains essential security tips for protecting your iPhone (and sensitive data) from the prying eyes of hackers

02 May 18

How to create a Mac recovery partition

How to create a Mac recovery partition

It's easy to create a Mac recovery partition in every version of macOS, from Mavericks (and earlier) to High Sierra

It's easy to create a Mac recovery partition in every version of macOS, from Mavericks (and earlier) to High Sierra

30 Apr 18

How to make a bootable macOS install drive

How to make a bootable macOS install drive

This guide will help you create a bootable installer of the Mac operating system to make installing macOS on multiple machines simple

This guide will help you create a bootable installer of the Mac operating system to make installing macOS on multiple machines simple

30 Apr 18

How to open a Mac app from an unidentified developer

How to open a Mac app from an unidentified developer

Is your Mac stopping you from opening an app from an unidentified developer? Here's how to override macOS's security measures

Is your Mac stopping you from opening an app from an unidentified developer? Here's how to override macOS's security measures

27 Apr 18

How to download photos from iCloud to Mac

How to download photos from iCloud to Mac

Need to download your precious photos from iCloud to your Mac? It's easy! Here's how to get it done

Need to download your precious photos from iCloud to your Mac? It's easy! Here's how to get it done

27 Apr 18

 
How to edit in GarageBand for iPad & iPhone

How to edit in GarageBand for iPad & iPhone

Learn how to make your songs sound fantastic in GarageBand for iPad & iPhone, with our comprehensive guide to editing tracks

Learn how to make your songs sound fantastic in GarageBand for iPad & iPhone, with our comprehensive guide to editing tracks

27 Apr 18

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