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How to download Netflix movies on Mac

How to download Netflix movies on Mac

Here's our guide on how to download and watch Netflix videos offline on a Mac

Here's our guide on how to download and watch Netflix videos offline on a Mac

30 Aug 17

How to stop iPhone calls going straight to voicemail

How to stop iPhone calls going straight to voicemail

Calls on your iPhone being diverted to voicemail and don't know why? Here's how to stop missing calls

Calls on your iPhone being diverted to voicemail and don't know why? Here's how to stop missing calls

29 Aug 17

How to put an iPhone into recovery mode

How to put an iPhone into recovery mode

How to put an iPhone into recovery mode: a handy way of fixing a device that's unresponsive or can't be recognised by iTunes

How to put an iPhone into recovery mode: a handy way of fixing a device that's unresponsive or can't be recognised by iTunes

25 Aug 17

How to restore an iPhone or iPad from backup

How to restore an iPhone or iPad from backup

Restoring an iPhone or iPad from a backup is a great way of moving data to a new device or recovering from a technical problem

Restoring an iPhone or iPad from a backup is a great way of moving data to a new device or recovering from a technical problem

25 Aug 17

 
How to remove an Apple ID from your iPhone

How to remove an Apple ID from your iPhone

Is your iPhone asking for somebody else's password? Here's how to get rid of another person's Apple ID

Is your iPhone asking for somebody else's password? Here's how to get rid of another person's Apple ID

24 Aug 17

How to tell if an iPhone is locked or unlocked

How to tell 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

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

24 Aug 17

How to find the serial number on an iPhone or iPad

How to find the serial number on an iPhone or iPad

Here are 6 simple ways to find an iPhone's serial number - even if it's bricked and you've not got the packaging

Here are 6 simple ways to find an iPhone's serial number - even if it's bricked and you've not got the packaging

23 Aug 17

How to fix 'iPhone is disabled. Connect to iTunes' error messages

How to fix 'iPhone is disabled. Connect to iTunes' error messages

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

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

23 Aug 17

How to rip a DVD or Blu-ray Disc to Mac

How to rip a DVD or Blu-ray Disc to Mac

Here's how to rip films and TV shows on DVD or Blu-ray Disc on to your Mac

Here's how to rip films and TV shows on DVD or Blu-ray Disc on to your Mac

22 Aug 17

3D Touch tips, tricks & shortcuts for iPhone

3D Touch tips, tricks & shortcuts for iPhone

3D Touch technology in the iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 unlocks a plethora of new features - here are 16 of our favourites shortcuts

3D Touch technology in the iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 unlocks a plethora of new features - here are 16 of our favourites shortcuts

21 Aug 17

 
How to send and receive text messages on your Mac

How to send and receive text messages on your Mac

You can send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones, here's how

You can send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones, here's how

21 Aug 17

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone

Got a new iPhone and need to transfer your numbers? We've got the know-how right here, just for you

Got a new iPhone and need to transfer your numbers? We've got the know-how right here, just for you

18 Aug 17

How to use VoiceOver on iPhone

How to use VoiceOver on iPhone

VoiceOver is a screen-reader feature, built into iOS, that's handy for users with visual impairments. Here's how to use it

VoiceOver is a screen-reader feature, built into iOS, that's handy for users with visual impairments. Here's how to use it

17 Aug 17

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)

16 Aug 17

 
How to bypass a forgotten passcode on iPhone or iPad

How to bypass a forgotten passcode on iPhone or iPad

A useful trick if you've forgotten your iPad or iPhone's passcode: how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

A useful trick if you've forgotten your iPad or iPhone's passcode: how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

14 Aug 17

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