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How to unlock an iPhone

How to unlock an iPhone

Check out our guide to unlocking your iPhone so you can use a SIM card from any network or provider

Check out our guide to unlocking your iPhone so you can use a SIM card from any network or provider

10 Aug 17

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

09 Aug 17

How to clear the cache on your iPhone or iPad

How to clear the cache on your iPhone or iPad

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

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

09 Aug 17

How to transfer from Android to iPhone

How to transfer from Android to iPhone

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

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

09 Aug 17

How to use the Apple Education Store

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

08 Aug 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 iOS device - iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch - is refusing to turn on, help is at hand. Follow our guide to rescuing bricked Apple devices

If your iOS device - iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch - is refusing to turn on, help is at hand. Follow our guide to rescuing bricked Apple devices

07 Aug 17

How to manage mobile data on an iPhone

How to manage mobile data on an iPhone

Manage your mobile internet account with our guide to cellular usage in iOS

Manage your mobile internet account with our guide to cellular usage in iOS

07 Aug 17

How to improve iPhone & iPad battery life

How to improve iPhone & iPad battery life

Smartphone batteries never last as long as you'd like. Follow these brilliant tips to get more battery life out of your iPhone or iPad

Smartphone batteries never last as long as you'd like. Follow these brilliant tips to get more battery life out of your iPhone or iPad

07 Aug 17

How to flip an iPhone photo

How to flip an iPhone photo

Apple automatically flips your selfies after you take them - here's how to work around it

Apple automatically flips your selfies after you take them - here's how to work around it

03 Aug 17

How to save data on iPhone or iPad

How to save data on iPhone or iPad

Stop your apps eating all your iPhone cellular data, with our guide to limiting data usage

Stop your apps eating all your iPhone cellular data, with our guide to limiting data usage

01 Aug 17

 
How to fix an iPhone charger

How to fix an iPhone charger

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

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

01 Aug 17

How to reset a restriction passcode on iPhone

How to reset a restriction passcode on iPhone

Locked yourself out of your iPhone's Restrictions settings? Here's how to reset the passcode

Locked yourself out of your iPhone's Restrictions settings? Here's how to reset the passcode

31 Jul 17

How to manage iPhone notifications

How to manage iPhone notifications

The iOS notification system is great, but not perfect. Here's how you can regain control of notifications on your iPhone or iPad

The iOS notification system is great, but not perfect. Here's how you can regain control of notifications on your iPhone or iPad

31 Jul 17

How to send an app or iBook as a gift on iOS

How to send an app or iBook as a gift on iOS

Whether it's a last minute gift idea or something you know a friend will love, an app or iBook can be a great gift

Whether it's a last minute gift idea or something you know a friend will love, an app or iBook can be a great gift

31 Jul 17

How to improve WiFi signal

How to improve WiFi signal

Advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

Advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

28 Jul 17

How to turn off Siri

How to turn off Siri

We all love our personal assistant Siri, but sometimes it can get a little annoying. Read on to find out how to disable Siri.

We all love our personal assistant Siri, but sometimes it can get a little annoying. Read on to find out how to disable Siri.

27 Jul 17

 
How to avoid iPhone data roaming charges

How to avoid iPhone data roaming charges

Simple tips and cost-saving measures that will save your from costly iPhone roaming charges while on holiday outside the UK or EU

Simple tips and cost-saving measures that will save your from costly iPhone roaming charges while on holiday outside the UK or EU

24 Jul 17

How to fix iMessage not working on iPhone, iPad & Mac

How to fix iMessage not working on iPhone, iPad & Mac

iMessage not working? Don't despair. Here's how to fix common problems with Messages on iPhone, iPad and Mac

iMessage not working? Don't despair. Here's how to fix common problems with Messages on iPhone, iPad and Mac

24 Jul 17

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Best kids apps for iPhone & iPad

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Que faire si son iPhone ou iPad est tombé dans de l'eau ?

Que faire si son iPhone ou iPad est tombé dans de l'eau ?