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How to make a Christmas video on iPhone

How to make a Christmas video on iPhone

Dance around Santa's workshop, or get a personalised video message from the big man himself this Christmas

Dance around Santa's workshop, or get a personalised video message from the big man himself this Christmas

22 Dec 17

How to give someone an app on iPhone or iPad

How to give someone an app on iPhone or iPad

An app or iBook makes a great gift - and with our tutorial you can make it turn up on a specific date, too

An app or iBook makes a great gift - and with our tutorial you can make it turn up on a specific date, too

18 Dec 17

How to use an iPad: Tips, tricks & hidden features

How to use an iPad: Tips, tricks & hidden features

Got an iPad? Want it to do more, work more efficiently, and generally make your life better? Then our 42 brilliant iPad tips are for you

Got an iPad? Want it to do more, work more efficiently, and generally make your life better? Then our 42 brilliant iPad tips are for you

11 Dec 17

How to track Santa on iPhone or iPad

How to track Santa on iPhone or iPad

Be ready for a festive flyby, as you track Santa Claus on his delivery rounds with your iPhone or iPad

Be ready for a festive flyby, as you track Santa Claus on his delivery rounds with your iPhone or iPad

07 Dec 17

How to change the background wallpaper on iPhone & iPad

How to change the background wallpaper on iPhone & iPad

We show how to change the wallpaper background picture on your iPad or iPhone, including dynamic images and Live Photos

We show how to change the wallpaper background picture on your iPad or iPhone, including dynamic images and Live Photos

30 Nov 17

How to take a screenshot on iPhone or iPad

How to take a screenshot on iPhone or iPad

It's incredibly easy to take a screenshot or screen capture on your iPhone or iPad. Here's how (including the iPhone X)

It's incredibly easy to take a screenshot or screen capture on your iPhone or iPad. Here's how (including the iPhone X)

30 Nov 17

 
How to fix autocorrect errors on iPhone, iPad & Mac

How to fix autocorrect errors on iPhone, iPad & Mac

Our guide to text replacement and spelling correction on Mac and iOS will speed up your typing with built-in tools and utilities

Our guide to text replacement and spelling correction on Mac and iOS will speed up your typing with built-in tools and utilities

28 Nov 17

How to restart an iPhone or iPad

How to restart an iPhone or iPad

Here's how to restart or force-restart your iPhone or iPad if if freezes, won't start up, or experiences other problems

Here's how to restart or force-restart your iPhone or iPad if if freezes, won't start up, or experiences other problems

28 Nov 17

How to translate words with Siri on iPhone

How to translate words with Siri on iPhone

iOS 11 adds translation to Siri's repertoire on iPhone and iPad. Here's how to translate words into foreign languages with Siri

iOS 11 adds translation to Siri's repertoire on iPhone and iPad. Here's how to translate words into foreign languages with Siri

27 Nov 17

How to fix an iPhone or iPad that won't turn on

How to fix an iPhone or iPad that won't turn on

If your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch won't turn on, help is at hand. Follow our guide to rescuing bricked Apple devices

If your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch won't turn on, help is at hand. Follow our guide to rescuing bricked Apple devices

27 Nov 17

How to play YouTube audio in the background on iPhone or iPad

How to play YouTube audio in the background on iPhone or iPad

This handy trick lets you play the audio from a YouTube video in the background on iPhone or iPad (without paying for YouTube Red)

This handy trick lets you play the audio from a YouTube video in the background on iPhone or iPad (without paying for YouTube Red)

21 Nov 17

How to free space on an iPhone

How to free space on an iPhone

Follow these space-saving tips if you run out of storage on your iPhone and can't take a photo or install the app you want

Follow these space-saving tips if you run out of storage on your iPhone and can't take a photo or install the app you want

20 Nov 17

 
How to use Siri on the iPhone

How to use Siri on the iPhone

In our complete list of Siri features, we've got every command you can activate on your iPhone or iPad using your voice

In our complete list of Siri features, we've got every command you can activate on your iPhone or iPad using your voice

06 Nov 17

How to surf the web on Apple TV

How to surf the web on Apple TV

Here is how to browse the internet and watch web services on your Apple TV

Here is how to browse the internet and watch web services on your Apple TV

25 Oct 17

How to make a video slideshow on your iPhone using Photos

How to make a video slideshow on your iPhone using Photos

You can make gorgeous home videos or slideshows using the Memories feature in Photos on the iPhone. Here's how...

You can make gorgeous home videos or slideshows using the Memories feature in Photos on the iPhone. Here's how...

20 Oct 17

How to set up an old iPad for kids

How to set up an old iPad for kids

If an old iPad isn't serving your needs any more, why not pass it on to your kids? Here's how to child-proof an Apple tablet

If an old iPad isn't serving your needs any more, why not pass it on to your kids? Here's how to child-proof an Apple tablet

20 Oct 17

 
How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

02 Oct 17

How to identify which iPad you have

How to identify which iPad you have

Don't know which iPad you've got? Find out easily with our guide to iPad model numbers, screen sizes, ports, colours & other clues

Don't know which iPad you've got? Find out easily with our guide to iPad model numbers, screen sizes, ports, colours & other clues

26 Sep 17

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