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How to turn off an iPhone or iPad

How to turn off an iPhone or iPad

Here's how to turn off an iPhone or iPad - even if your device is completely unresponsive

Here's how to turn off an iPhone or iPad - even if your device is completely unresponsive

11 Apr 18

How to fix an iPhone or iPad screen that's not working

How to fix an iPhone or iPad screen that's not working

Has your iPhone screen got 'stuck'? Here are 10 tips that should fix the situation (including our advice on the issue of Touch Disease)

Has your iPhone screen got 'stuck'? Here are 10 tips that should fix the situation (including our advice on the issue of Touch Disease)

11 Apr 18

How to fix a cracked iPhone or iPad screen

How to fix a cracked iPhone or iPad screen

Broken your iPhone or iPad's display, and not sure how to get it repaired? Here are the 5 best options to fix a cracked screen

Broken your iPhone or iPad's display, and not sure how to get it repaired? Here are the 5 best options to fix a cracked screen

11 Apr 18

How to fix a wet or water-damaged iPhone

How to fix a wet or water-damaged iPhone

Dropped your iPhone in water? Our emergency tips show how to dry out a wet phone and fix any damage

Dropped your iPhone in water? Our emergency tips show how to dry out a wet phone and fix any damage

11 Apr 18

How to open a .docx Word file on Mac, iPad or iPhone

How to open a .docx Word file on Mac, iPad or iPhone

Want to collaborate with PC-based colleagues? Here's how to open, edit, save and export .docx Word files on Mac, iPad or iPhone

Want to collaborate with PC-based colleagues? Here's how to open, edit, save and export .docx Word files on Mac, iPad or iPhone

11 Apr 18

How to set any song as a custom iPhone ringtone

How to set any song as a custom iPhone ringtone

It's easy to turn any song or music track in iTunes into a custom ringtone, then save it on your iPhone. Here's how

It's easy to turn any song or music track in iTunes into a custom ringtone, then save it on your iPhone. Here's how

10 Apr 18

 
How to check if the battery in your iPhone needs to be replaced

How to check if the battery in your iPhone needs to be replaced

Our quick and easy guide on how to tell if your battery needs replacing, and how to make sure you're getting the most out of it.

Our quick and easy guide on how to tell if your battery needs replacing, and how to make sure you're getting the most out of it.

04 Apr 18

How to share Mac internet connection

How to share Mac internet connection

Can't get your iPhone onto the Wi-Fi network? Unable to get all your devices onto a hotel Wi-Fi network? Share your connection to the web

Can't get your iPhone onto the Wi-Fi network? Unable to get all your devices onto a hotel Wi-Fi network? Share your connection to the web

27 Mar 18

How to share screens on Mac, iPad & iPhone

How to share screens on Mac, iPad & iPhone

Want to screen share on Mac, iPad & iPhone? Here's how to remotely access a friend or colleague's Mac screen on your own device

Want to screen share on Mac, iPad & iPhone? Here's how to remotely access a friend or colleague's Mac screen on your own device

23 Mar 18

How to get bigger text on iPhone

How to get bigger text on iPhone

Small text making things hard to read on your iPhone? Here's how to make the words bigger

Small text making things hard to read on your iPhone? Here's how to make the words bigger

23 Mar 18

 
How to back up an Apple Watch

How to back up an Apple Watch

Want to protect the precious fitness data, music & settings on your smartwatch? Here's how to safely back up an Apple Watch

Want to protect the precious fitness data, music & settings on your smartwatch? Here's how to safely back up an Apple Watch

20 Mar 18

How to fix AirPlay problems

How to fix AirPlay problems

Here's what to do if AirPlay stops working - leaving you unable to stream music to your speakers, or video to your Apple TV

Here's what to do if AirPlay stops working - leaving you unable to stream music to your speakers, or video to your Apple TV

19 Mar 18

How to delete duplicate photos on iPhone

How to delete duplicate photos on iPhone

We explore quick and free methods for deleting duplicate photos on your iPhone and freeing up valuable storage space

We explore quick and free methods for deleting duplicate photos on your iPhone and freeing up valuable storage space

19 Mar 18

How to delete browsing history on iPhone & iPad

How to delete browsing history on iPhone & iPad

How to delete your web browsing history on the iPhone and iPad, using Safari in both iOS 10 and iOS 11

How to delete your web browsing history on the iPhone and iPad, using Safari in both iOS 10 and iOS 11

13 Mar 18

How to use private web browsing on iPhone & iPad

How to use private web browsing on iPhone & iPad

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

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

12 Mar 18

 
How to back up an iPhone or iPad

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 of your data

Here's how to back up your iPhone or iPad so you won't lose photos, messages or any of your data

09 Mar 18

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iPhone XR release date, price & specs

iPhone XR release date, price & specs

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