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How to use dual SIMs on any iPhone

We explain two simple methods that let you use dual SIMs with any iPhone from the past eight years: eSIMs and Bluetooth accessories

We explain two simple methods that let you use dual SIMs with any iPhone from the past eight years: eSIMs and Bluetooth accessories

13 Jun 19

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How to fix 'iPhone is disabled. Connect to iTunes' errors

If your phone says 'iPhone is disabled. Try again in 1 minute' or, worse, 'Connect to iTunes', help is at hand

If your phone says 'iPhone is disabled. Try again in 1 minute' or, worse, 'Connect to iTunes', help is at hand

12 Jun 19

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How to call someone who blocked your number on iPhone

It's worryingly easy to call an iPhone that's blocked your number. Here's how to bypass a call block - in emergencies only, please

It's worryingly easy to call an iPhone that's blocked your number. Here's how to bypass a call block - in emergencies only, please

11 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

 
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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 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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How to play PS4 games on iPhone and iPad

Here’s how you can play your favourite PS4 games on an iPhone or iPad, along with a few tips to improve your streaming experience

Here’s how you can play your favourite PS4 games on an iPhone or iPad, along with a few tips to improve your streaming experience

13 Mar 19

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