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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

How to turn off Do Not Disturb While Driving

How to turn off Do Not Disturb While Driving

Do Not Disturb While Driving is a potentially lifesaving feature, but often comes on at the wrong time. Here's how to turn it off

Do Not Disturb While Driving is a potentially lifesaving feature, but often comes on at the wrong time. Here's how to turn it off

08 Feb 18

Can I get Android apps on iPhone?

Can I get Android apps on iPhone?

Wondering if it's possible to install and run Android apps on an iPhone? We explore your options

Wondering if it's possible to install and run Android apps on an iPhone? We explore your options

06 Feb 18

 
How to use Wi-Fi Calling on iPhone

How to use Wi-Fi Calling on iPhone

No phone signal? No problem. Here's how to use the Wi-Fi Calling feature on your iPhone

No phone signal? No problem. Here's how to use the Wi-Fi Calling feature on your iPhone

05 Feb 18

How to use iOS 11 Settings on iPhone & iPad

How to use iOS 11 Settings on iPhone & iPad

Our comprehensive guide to the settings you need to know in iOS 11: personalise your iPhone or iPad to work the way you want it to

Our comprehensive guide to the settings you need to know in iOS 11: personalise your iPhone or iPad to work the way you want it to

02 Feb 18

How to use SOS mode on iPhone

How to use SOS mode on iPhone

Quickly contact the emergency services and lock your iPhone's Touch ID using SOS mode in iOS 11

Quickly contact the emergency services and lock your iPhone's Touch ID using SOS mode in iOS 11

31 Jan 18

How to share iCloud storage with your family

How to share iCloud storage with your family

We show how to use a single iCloud storage subscription for the whole family to back up their iPhones and iPads

We show how to use a single iCloud storage subscription for the whole family to back up their iPhones and iPads

26 Jan 18

 
How to use an iPhone

How to use an iPhone

First time using an iPhone? Have a look at our round-up of guides to get you started.

First time using an iPhone? Have a look at our round-up of guides to get you started.

23 Jan 18

How to use Dark Mode on iPhone

How to use Dark Mode on iPhone

With the iPhone's various Dark Mode interface options, you can reduce eye strain and improve your nighttime viewing experience

With the iPhone's various Dark Mode interface options, you can reduce eye strain and improve your nighttime viewing experience

22 Jan 18

How to use Night Shift on iPhone

How to use Night Shift on iPhone

Improve your sleep patterns with the iPhone's Night Shift feature, which reduces blue light emissions

Improve your sleep patterns with the iPhone's Night Shift feature, which reduces blue light emissions

22 Jan 18

How to use Apple Pay on an Apple Watch

How to use Apple Pay on an Apple Watch

We explain how to set up Apple Pay on your Apple Watch and use it in shops with contactless terminals and on public transport

We explain how to set up Apple Pay on your Apple Watch and use it in shops with contactless terminals and on public transport

19 Jan 18

How to change the App Store to UK on iPhone & iPad

How to change the App Store to UK on iPhone & iPad

We show how to change the App Store settings on your iPhone or iPad so that it knows you're in the UK

We show how to change the App Store settings on your iPhone or iPad so that it knows you're in the UK

19 Jan 18

 
How to save iMessage photos to iPhone camera roll

How to save iMessage photos to iPhone camera roll

Messages doesn't automatically save photos and videos sent in texts to your photo library. We show how to do it

Messages doesn't automatically save photos and videos sent in texts to your photo library. We show how to do it

17 Jan 18

How to move from Android to iPhone

How to move from Android to iPhone

Here's how to move all the vital data - contacts, photos, music, apps and more - from your old Android phone to a new iPhone today

Here's how to move all the vital data - contacts, photos, music, apps and more - from your old Android phone to a new iPhone today

17 Jan 18

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Mac mini 2018 review

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