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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

31 May 19

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How to unlock an iPhone

Your guide to unlocking your iPhone using an unlock code from your network (often for free)

Your guide to unlocking your iPhone using an unlock code from your network (often for free)

30 May 19

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How to recover deleted text messages on iPhone

Lost or deleted an important text message on your iPhone? You may be able to recover it using one of these tips

Lost or deleted an important text message on your iPhone? You may be able to recover it using one of these tips

29 May 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 find an iPhone's IMEI number

Each iPhone has a unique identity number - its IMEI - but this is no longer printed on the device. Here's how to find yours

Each iPhone has a unique identity number - its IMEI - but this is no longer printed on the device. Here's how to find yours

17 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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How to free up 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

13 May 19

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How to get wireless charging on older iPhones

The iPhone 8, XR, XS and XS Max support wireless charging, but you can add the feature to any older iPhone with a Lightning port

The iPhone 8, XR, XS and XS Max support wireless charging, but you can add the feature to any older iPhone with a Lightning port

09 May 19

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How to connect an iPad or iPhone to a TV

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

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

29 Apr 19

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How to turn on private browsing on iPhone & iPad

Been researching an anniversary gift, or visiting websites you don't want others to see? Here's how to use private browsing on iPhone & iPad

Been researching an anniversary gift, or visiting websites you don't want others to see? Here's how to use private browsing on iPhone & iPad

16 Apr 19

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How to watch Apple TV on a Mac

Wondering where the Apple TV app is on your Mac or how you can stream content from your iPhone or iPad to a Mac?

Wondering where the Apple TV app is on your Mac or how you can stream content from your iPhone or iPad to a Mac?

02 Apr 19

 
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How to use the Apple Education Store

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Macs from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get Apple student discount

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Macs from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get Apple student discount

29 Mar 19

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How to Speed Up iPhone

If your iPhone doesn't feel as fast as it did new, some simple tweaks can drag it back up to speed

If your iPhone doesn't feel as fast as it did new, some simple tweaks can drag it back up to speed

28 Mar 19

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How to Reset iPhone or iPad

Factory resetting iOS can fix some problems, and is essential if you're passing on an old iPhone or iPad

Factory resetting iOS can fix some problems, and is essential if you're passing on an old iPhone or iPad

28 Mar 19

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How to record your iPhone screen

Recording a video of your iPhone's screen is easy - especially if you're running iOS 11 or later

Recording a video of your iPhone's screen is easy - especially if you're running iOS 11 or later

25 Mar 19

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How to show battery percentage on iPhone XS (and X/XR/XS Max)

The iPhone XS's notch means less info in the top status bar. Here's how to see remaining battery as a percentage on any iPhone

The iPhone XS's notch means less info in the top status bar. Here's how to see remaining battery as a percentage on any iPhone

25 Mar 19

 
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How to stop Safari asking for your location

Fed up with Safari asking for permission before sharing your location? Here's what to do!

Fed up with Safari asking for permission before sharing your location? Here's what to do!

19 Mar 19

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Is iCloud down?

A few quick ways to see if any iCloud problems are due to your device or the service itself

A few quick ways to see if any iCloud problems are due to your device or the service itself

14 Mar 19

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