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How to use Apple TV remote

How to use Apple TV remote

Got a new Apple TV? Here are some tips for using the Siri Remote.

Got a new Apple TV? Here are some tips for using the Siri Remote.

12 Oct 17

How to downgrade from iOS 11

How to downgrade from iOS 11

There's a way to downgrade to iOS 10, but it won't be available for long. Here's how.

There's a way to downgrade to iOS 10, but it won't be available for long. Here's how.

11 Oct 17

How to update Apple TV software

How to update Apple TV software

Here's how to update your Apple TV software to the latest version of tvOS and gain access to all its new features

Here's how to update your Apple TV software to the latest version of tvOS and gain access to all its new features

21 Sep 17

Which Apple Watch do I have?

Which Apple Watch do I have?

Unsure of which Apple Watch you have? See our guide to Apple Watch model numbers, editions, displays and more.

Unsure of which Apple Watch you have? See our guide to Apple Watch model numbers, editions, displays and more.

20 Sep 17

 
How to use Bluetooth headphones with an Apple Watch

How to use Bluetooth headphones with an Apple Watch

The Apple Watch doesn't have a headphone port, but you can use wireless headphones with it. Here's how

The Apple Watch doesn't have a headphone port, but you can use wireless headphones with it. Here's how

14 Sep 17

Is my iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch covered by warranty?

Is my iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch covered by warranty?

Wondering if your iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch is under warranty? Here's how to check the warranty status of Apple devices

Wondering if your iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch is under warranty? Here's how to check the warranty status of Apple devices

23 Aug 17

How to watch the eclipse

How to watch the eclipse

How to watch the eclipse today from anywhere in the world

How to watch the eclipse today from anywhere in the world

21 Aug 17

How to jailbreak an Apple TV

How to jailbreak an Apple TV

It’s easy to jailbreak an old Apple TV, and a jailbroken Apple TV can run Kodi, ATV Flash and a stack of neat apps. Here’s how…

It’s easy to jailbreak an old Apple TV, and a jailbroken Apple TV can run Kodi, ATV Flash and a stack of neat apps. Here’s how…

03 Aug 17

How to repair or replace a broken Apple Watch

How to repair or replace a broken Apple Watch

Dropped your Apple Watch in water, or scratched its screen? Here's how to get a broken Apple Watch repaired or replaced

Dropped your Apple Watch in water, or scratched its screen? Here's how to get a broken Apple Watch repaired or replaced

21 Jul 17

 
How to create an Apple ID

How to create an Apple ID

Need an Apple ID to use an iPhone, iPad or Mac, or one of Apple's online services? It's easy! Here's how to create an Apple ID

Need an Apple ID to use an iPhone, iPad or Mac, or one of Apple's online services? It's easy! Here's how to create an Apple ID

19 Jul 17

How to copy and paste between Mac and iPhone

How to copy and paste between Mac and iPhone

Copy on one device, paste on the other. We look at how Apple's Universal Clipboard helps Macs, iPhones and iPads work together

Copy on one device, paste on the other. We look at how Apple's Universal Clipboard helps Macs, iPhones and iPads work together

23 Jun 17

What to do if your Apple ID is locked or disabled

What to do if your Apple ID is locked or disabled

If Apple suspects your account has been hacked it will suspend it. Here's how to get back into your Apple account.

If Apple suspects your account has been hacked it will suspend it. Here's how to get back into your Apple account.

23 May 17

How to defrag a Mac (and why you don't need to)

How to defrag a Mac (and why you don't need to)

Defragging a Mac isn't as necessary as everyone thinks. We show how to defrag a Mac, but explain why you probably don't need to

Defragging a Mac isn't as necessary as everyone thinks. We show how to defrag a Mac, but explain why you probably don't need to

18 May 17

How to book an Apple Store appointment

How to book an Apple Store appointment

Apple will attempt to fix issues with your Apple products in store, here's how to set up an appointment

Apple will attempt to fix issues with your Apple products in store, here's how to set up an appointment

15 May 17

 
Is Apple Maps down?

Is Apple Maps down?

Check the status of Apple Maps and find out if your issues are localised or worldwide

Check the status of Apple Maps and find out if your issues are localised or worldwide

12 May 17

How to block ads on iPhone and iPad

How to block ads on iPhone and iPad

iOS 10 lets you use ad-blockers in Safari, but is that a good idea?

iOS 10 lets you use ad-blockers in Safari, but is that a good idea?

04 May 17

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