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How to autoplay next video on iPhone, iPad

How to autoplay next video on iPhone, iPad

The TV app on the iPhone removed the autoplay next video function, here's what to do

The TV app on the iPhone removed the autoplay next video function, here's what to do

02 Mar 18

How to set up 2FA (two-factor authentication) on iPhone, iPad, Mac

How to set up 2FA (two-factor authentication) on iPhone, iPad, Mac

Two-factor authentication adds another security layer that your Apple ID and password alone can't match. Here's how to set up 2FA

Two-factor authentication adds another security layer that your Apple ID and password alone can't match. Here's how to set up 2FA

23 Feb 18

How to run iPhone/iPad apps & games on Mac

How to run iPhone/iPad apps & games on Mac

It's not easy to run iPad and iPhone apps on a Mac or PC. We look at your best options, including decent iOS simulator software

It's not easy to run iPad and iPhone apps on a Mac or PC. We look at your best options, including decent iOS simulator software

22 Feb 18

How to use 3D Touch on iPhone

How to use 3D Touch on iPhone

3D Touch technology offers a plethora of clever iPhone features. Here's how to use 3D Touch, and 17 of our favourite shortcuts

3D Touch technology offers a plethora of clever iPhone features. Here's how to use 3D Touch, and 17 of our favourite shortcuts

22 Feb 18

How to bypass a forgotten passcode on iPhone or iPad

How to bypass a forgotten passcode on iPhone or iPad

Forgotten your iPad or iPhone's passcode? Don't panic. Here's how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

Forgotten your iPad or iPhone's passcode? Don't panic. Here's how to bypass the code and 'hack' your way in

20 Feb 18

 
How to connect an iPad or iPhone to a TV

How to connect an iPad or iPhone to a TV

Want to display your iPhone's videos and photos on a big screen? Here's how to mirror your iPhone or iPad to a TV

Want to display your iPhone's videos and photos on a big screen? Here's how to mirror your iPhone or iPad to a TV

20 Feb 18

How to add AirPlay to any speaker

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

19 Feb 18

How to cut a SIM card & make a nano-SIM for iPhone

How to cut a SIM card & make a nano-SIM for iPhone

Stuck with a big SIM card (or micro-SIM) and need to cut it down to fit an iPhone or iPad? Here's how to make a nano-SIM for free

Stuck with a big SIM card (or micro-SIM) and need to cut it down to fit an iPhone or iPad? Here's how to make a nano-SIM for free

19 Feb 18

How to play high-res audio on iPhone

How to play high-res audio on iPhone

Looking for the best sound quality on your iDevice? Here's how to play high-res audio on your iPhone

Looking for the best sound quality on your iDevice? Here's how to play high-res audio on your iPhone

19 Feb 18

How to avoid iPhone data roaming charges abroad

How to avoid iPhone data roaming charges abroad

Simple tips and cost-saving measures to save you from costly iPhone data roaming charges while on holiday outside the UK or EU

Simple tips and cost-saving measures to save you from costly iPhone data roaming charges while on holiday outside the UK or EU

19 Feb 18

How to remove a virus from an iPhone or iPad

How to remove a virus from an iPhone or iPad

iOS malware is rare but not unknown. Here's how to check an iPhone or iPad for viruses and wipe it clean

iOS malware is rare but not unknown. Here's how to check an iPhone or iPad for viruses and wipe it clean

16 Feb 18

 
How to block a number on iPhone

How to block a number on iPhone

It's easy to block unwanted callers from getting through. Here's how to block numbers - including unknown and hidden numbers - on an iPhone

It's easy to block unwanted callers from getting through. Here's how to block numbers - including unknown and hidden numbers - on an iPhone

16 Feb 18

How to recover deleted text messages on iPhone

How to recover deleted text messages on iPhone

If you've lost or deleted an important text message on your iPhone you may be able to recover it using one of these tips

If you've lost or deleted an important text message on your iPhone you may be able to recover it using one of these tips

16 Feb 18

How to flip an iPhone photo

How to flip an iPhone photo

Your iPhone automatically flips your selfies after you take them. Here's how to unflip or create a mirror image of an iPhone photo

Your iPhone automatically flips your selfies after you take them. Here's how to unflip or create a mirror image of an iPhone photo

15 Feb 18

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

15 Feb 18

How to clear the cache on iPhone or iPad

How to clear the cache on iPhone or iPad

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

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

14 Feb 18

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

13 Feb 18

 
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 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 unlocked

13 Feb 18

How to set up a contact group on iPhone & iPad

How to set up a contact group on iPhone & iPad

If you miss the ability to send group emails and messages on iPhone, don't worry: you can still set up a contact group via iCloud

If you miss the ability to send group emails and messages on iPhone, don't worry: you can still set up a contact group via iCloud

12 Feb 18

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