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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 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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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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How to pick the best iPhone insurance

Which iPhone insurance should you buy, if any? We talk you through the best iPhone insurance types and help you decide

Which iPhone insurance should you buy, if any? We talk you through the best iPhone insurance types and help you decide

11 Mar 19

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How to share Jpegs from iPhone, not HEICs

HEIC images are storage-efficient but many devices aren't compatible with them. Here's how to share Jpegs from your iPhone instead

HEIC images are storage-efficient but many devices aren't compatible with them. Here's how to share Jpegs from your iPhone instead

05 Mar 19

 
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How to select all photos on iCloud

Can't get a handle on your iPhone's enormous photo library? You're better off using iCloud to manage, move and delete them

Can't get a handle on your iPhone's enormous photo library? You're better off using iCloud to manage, move and delete them

05 Mar 19

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How to charge an iPhone properly

Follow our advice to keep your iPhone battery in prime condition

Follow our advice to keep your iPhone battery in prime condition

04 Mar 19

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How to AirDrop on Mac, iPhone and iPad

AirDrop is a simple way to share things between iPhones and Macs. Here's how to use it, and what to do when it won't work

AirDrop is a simple way to share things between iPhones and Macs. Here's how to use it, and what to do when it won't work

04 Mar 19

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How to lock Notes on iPhone, iPad and Mac

If you store sensitive information in Notes you really ought to password protect it...

If you store sensitive information in Notes you really ought to password protect it...

01 Mar 19

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How to set a passcode on iPhone

Creating a passcode on your iPhone is a great way to prevent other people from accessing it. Here's how to set it up

Creating a passcode on your iPhone is a great way to prevent other people from accessing it. Here's how to set it up

22 Feb 19

 
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How to check if an iPhone is locked or unlocked

It's vital to know if an iPhone is locked to a specific network before buying it. Here's how to check a device is unlocked

It's vital to know if an iPhone is locked to a specific network before buying it. Here's how to check a device is unlocked

18 Feb 19

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How to take a screenshot on iPhone or iPad

It's incredibly easy to take a screenshot or screen capture on an iPhone or iPad. Here's how (including devices that lack a Home button!)

It's incredibly easy to take a screenshot or screen capture on an iPhone or iPad. Here's how (including devices that lack a Home button!)

14 Feb 19

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Apple TV streaming service: what, where, when and how much

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Apple Watch Series 5 : date de sortie, prix et autres rumeurs

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