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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 connect an iPad or iPhone to a TV

How to connect an iPad or iPhone to a TV

Want to display your iPhone's videos and photos on a big screen? Here's how to mirror your iPhone or iPad to a TV

Want to display your iPhone's videos and photos on a big screen? Here's how to mirror your iPhone or iPad to a TV

20 Feb 18

How to add AirPlay to any speaker

How to add AirPlay to any speaker

Want to add AirPlay support to your speaker or stereo system, and make it wireless-ready? We've got the know-how

Want to add AirPlay support to your speaker or stereo system, and make it wireless-ready? We've got the know-how

19 Feb 18

How to cut a SIM card & make a nano-SIM for iPhone

How to cut a SIM card & make a nano-SIM for iPhone

Stuck with a big SIM card (or micro-SIM) and need to cut it down to fit an iPhone or iPad? Here's how to make a nano-SIM for free

Stuck with a big SIM card (or micro-SIM) and need to cut it down to fit an iPhone or iPad? Here's how to make a nano-SIM for free

19 Feb 18

How to remove a virus from an iPhone or iPad

How to remove a virus from an iPhone or iPad

iOS malware is rare but not unknown. Here's how to check an iPhone or iPad for viruses and wipe it clean

iOS malware is rare but not unknown. Here's how to check an iPhone or iPad for viruses and wipe it clean

16 Feb 18

 
How to flip an iPhone photo

How to flip an iPhone photo

Your iPhone automatically flips your selfies after you take them. Here's how to unflip or create a mirror image of an iPhone photo

Your iPhone automatically flips your selfies after you take them. Here's how to unflip or create a mirror image of an iPhone photo

15 Feb 18

How to download Netflix movies on Mac

How to download Netflix movies on Mac

Want to watch your favourite movies offline? Our guide shows how to download Netflix videos on a Mac

Want to watch your favourite movies offline? Our guide shows how to download Netflix videos on a Mac

14 Feb 18

How to clear the cache on iPhone or iPad

How to clear the cache on iPhone or iPad

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

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

14 Feb 18

How to set up a contact group on iPhone & iPad

How to set up a contact group on iPhone & iPad

If you miss the ability to send group emails and messages on iPhone, don't worry: you can still set up a contact group via iCloud

If you miss the ability to send group emails and messages on iPhone, don't worry: you can still set up a contact group via iCloud

12 Feb 18

How to set up a new iPad

How to set up a new iPad

Got a brand-new iPad (9.7in) iPad Pro (12.9in or 10.5in) or iPad mini ? You'll be wanting to get it set up - here's how

Got a brand-new iPad (9.7in) iPad Pro (12.9in or 10.5in) or iPad mini ? You'll be wanting to get it set up - here's how

06 Feb 18

How to use iOS 11 Settings on iPhone & iPad

How to use iOS 11 Settings on iPhone & iPad

Our comprehensive guide to the settings you need to know in iOS 11: personalise your iPhone or iPad to work the way you want it to

Our comprehensive guide to the settings you need to know in iOS 11: personalise your iPhone or iPad to work the way you want it to

02 Feb 18

 
How to use the iPad dock in iOS 11

How to use the iPad dock in iOS 11

We explain how to use the iPad dock in iOS 11, a hugely helpful feature for multitasking and app switching at speed

We explain how to use the iPad dock in iOS 11, a hugely helpful feature for multitasking and app switching at speed

31 Jan 18

How to use an iPad

How to use an iPad

We explain how to use an iPad, in our comprehensive guide to the basics of iPad ownership

We explain how to use an iPad, in our comprehensive guide to the basics of iPad ownership

31 Jan 18

How to share iCloud storage with your family

How to share iCloud storage with your family

We show how to use a single iCloud storage subscription for the whole family to back up their iPhones and iPads

We show how to use a single iCloud storage subscription for the whole family to back up their iPhones and iPads

26 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 change the App Store to UK on iPhone & iPad

How to change the App Store to UK on iPhone & iPad

We show how to change the App Store settings on your iPhone or iPad so that it knows you're in the UK

We show how to change the App Store settings on your iPhone or iPad so that it knows you're in the UK

19 Jan 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

19 Jan 18

 
How to print from iPad & iPhone

How to print from iPad & iPhone

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

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

19 Jan 18

How to speed up an iPad

How to speed up an iPad

There are many tweaks you can perform to get the most speed out of your iPad. Check them out in our handy guide.

There are many tweaks you can perform to get the most speed out of your iPad. Check them out in our handy guide.

19 Jan 18

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