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How to use iPhone and iPad apps 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

11 Jul 19

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How to download apps over 200MB on iPhone & iPad

Keep getting error messages on iPhone or iPad when you try to download large apps over cellular data? Here's the solution

Keep getting error messages on iPhone or iPad when you try to download large apps over cellular data? Here's the solution

08 Jul 19

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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 related to Touch Disease)

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

05 Jul 19

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How to fix a broken iPhone charger

Don't throw away that broken iPhone, iPad or iPod power adapter - you may be able to fix it instead of buying a new one

Don't throw away that broken iPhone, iPad or iPod power adapter - you may be able to fix it instead of buying a new one

02 Jul 19

 
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How to share screens on Mac, iPad & iPhone

Want to screen share on Mac, iPad & iPhone? Here's how to remotely access a friend or colleague's Mac screen on your own device

Want to screen share on Mac, iPad & iPhone? Here's how to remotely access a friend or colleague's Mac screen on your own device

02 Jul 19

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How to fix broken Touch ID on iPhone or iPad

Touch ID not working? Here's how to fix a broken fingerprint sensor on your iPhone or iPad

Touch ID not working? Here's how to fix a broken fingerprint sensor on your iPhone or iPad

26 Jun 19

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How to tell if someone is using Do Not Disturb on iPhone

Wondering if your friend is using their iPhone's Do Not Disturb mode? Here's how to tell if they are - and how to call them anyway

Wondering if your friend is using their iPhone's Do Not Disturb mode? Here's how to tell if they are - and how to call them anyway

20 Jun 19

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How to fix an iPhone or iPad that won't download emails

Sometimes Mail on an iPhone or iPad refuses to download a message, saying 'This message has not been downloaded from the server'. Get your Mail back with our fix

Sometimes Mail on an iPhone or iPad refuses to download a message, saying 'This message has not been downloaded from the server'. Get your Mail back with our fix

18 Jun 19

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How to jailbreak an iPhone or iPad in iOS 12

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 12

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 12

17 Jun 19

 
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How to block ads on iPhone & iPad

iOS makes it easy to block adverts in Safari. We show how iPhone ad blocking works - and why you might like to think twice

iOS makes it easy to block adverts in Safari. We show how iPhone ad blocking works - and why you might like to think twice

14 Jun 19

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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 other vital data

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

11 Jun 19

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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

04 Jun 19

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Is the App Store down?

Having trouble downloading apps or connecting to the App Store? Here's how to check if there's a problem with the site

Having trouble downloading apps or connecting to the App Store? Here's how to check if there's a problem with the site

04 Jun 19

Watch Movies for Free

How to watch free movies on iPad & iPhone

You don't have to pay to watch films on your mobile device. Here's how to watch movies on iPad and iPhone for free

You don't have to pay to watch films on your mobile device. Here's how to watch movies on iPad and iPhone for free

03 Jun 19

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How to download Netflix on a 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

29 May 19

 
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How to transfer photos to an iPad

iPad screens are great for looking at your favourite photos. Here's how to get snaps from an iPhone, Mac or camera to your tablet

iPad screens are great for looking at your favourite photos. Here's how to get snaps from an iPhone, Mac or camera to your tablet

16 May 19

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How to download YouTube videos to iPhone & iPad

Worried that your favourite YouTube videos will vanish? Here's how to download them to your iPhone or iPad for offline viewing

Worried that your favourite YouTube videos will vanish? Here's how to download them to your iPhone or iPad for offline viewing

15 May 19

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Clip Studio Paint for iPhone arrives for those wanting to make comics on their phone

Clip Studio Paint for iPhone arrives for those wanting to make comics on their phone

Best Apple tech gifts for Christmas 2019

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