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How to back up an iPhone or iPad

How to back up an iPhone or iPad

Here's how to back up your iPhone or iPad so you won't lose photos, messages or any of your data

Here's how to back up your iPhone or iPad so you won't lose photos, messages or any of your data

09 Mar 18

How to get Fortnite on iPhone

How to get Fortnite on iPhone

While the game isn't officially out just yet, there is a way for iPhone users to get early access to Fortnite Mobile - here's how

While the game isn't officially out just yet, there is a way for iPhone users to get early access to Fortnite Mobile - here's how

09 Mar 18

What is a good password?

What is a good password?

Learn how to choose a strong, secure password, and manage passwords on your Mac more effectively

Learn how to choose a strong, secure password, and manage passwords on your Mac more effectively

04 Mar 18

How to make apps with Swift 4

How to make apps with Swift 4

All you need to know about writing apps for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac with Apple's Swift 4 developer language

All you need to know about writing apps for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac with Apple's Swift 4 developer language

01 Mar 18

How to set up 2FA (two-factor authentication) on iPhone, iPad, Mac

How to set up 2FA (two-factor authentication) on iPhone, iPad, Mac

Two-factor authentication adds another security layer that your Apple ID and password alone can't match. Here's how to set up 2FA

Two-factor authentication adds another security layer that your Apple ID and password alone can't match. Here's how to set up 2FA

23 Feb 18

How to run iPhone/iPad apps & games on Mac

How to run iPhone/iPad apps & games on Mac

It's not easy to run iPad and iPhone apps on a Mac or PC. We look at your best options, including decent iOS simulator software

It's not easy to run iPad and iPhone apps on a Mac or PC. We look at your best options, including decent iOS simulator software

22 Feb 18

 
How to bypass a forgotten passcode on iPhone or iPad

How to bypass a forgotten passcode on iPhone or iPad

Forgotten your iPad or iPhone's passcode? Don't panic. Here's how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

Forgotten your iPad or iPhone's passcode? Don't panic. Here's how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

20 Feb 18

How to block a number on iPhone

How to block a number on iPhone

It's easy to block unwanted callers from getting through. Here's how to block numbers - including unknown and hidden numbers - on an iPhone

It's easy to block unwanted callers from getting through. Here's how to block numbers - including unknown and hidden numbers - on an iPhone

16 Feb 18

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

15 Feb 18

How to mine cryptocurrency on an iPhone

How to mine cryptocurrency on an iPhone

Cryptocurrency mining is all the rage at the moment, did you know you can do it on your iPhone too?

Cryptocurrency mining is all the rage at the moment, did you know you can do it on your iPhone too?

06 Feb 18

Can I get Android apps on iPhone?

Can I get Android apps on iPhone?

Wondering if it's possible to install and run Android apps on an iPhone? We explore your options

Wondering if it's possible to install and run Android apps on an iPhone? We explore your options

06 Feb 18

How to use SOS mode on iPhone

How to use SOS mode on iPhone

Quickly contact the emergency services and lock your iPhone's Touch ID using SOS mode in iOS 11

Quickly contact the emergency services and lock your iPhone's Touch ID using SOS mode in iOS 11

31 Jan 18

 
How to use FaceTime on a Mac

How to use FaceTime on a Mac

Here's how to make a FaceTime video call for free on your Mac, and what to do when FaceTime isn't working

Here's how to make a FaceTime video call for free on your Mac, and what to do when FaceTime isn't working

30 Jan 18

How to cancel subscriptions on an iPhone

How to cancel subscriptions on an iPhone

Here's how to stop paying for an app you don't use, or a magazine you don't read

Here's how to stop paying for an app you don't use, or a magazine you don't read

22 Jan 18

How to use Dark Mode on iPhone

How to use Dark Mode on iPhone

With the iPhone's various Dark Mode interface options, you can reduce eye strain and improve your nighttime viewing experience

With the iPhone's various Dark Mode interface options, you can reduce eye strain and improve your nighttime viewing experience

22 Jan 18

How to save iMessage photos to iPhone camera roll

How to save iMessage photos to iPhone camera roll

Messages doesn't automatically save photos and videos sent in texts to your photo library. We show how to do it

Messages doesn't automatically save photos and videos sent in texts to your photo library. We show how to do it

17 Jan 18

 
How to move from Android to iPhone

How to move from Android to iPhone

Here's how to move all the vital data - contacts, photos, music, apps and more - from your old Android phone to a new iPhone today

Here's how to move all the vital data - contacts, photos, music, apps and more - from your old Android phone to a new iPhone today

17 Jan 18

How to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone & Mac

How to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone & Mac

How to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone or Mac and share apps, music, films and location data with family and friends

How to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone or Mac and share apps, music, films and location data with family and friends

15 Jan 18

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