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How to switch apps on iPhone XS

No Home button? No problem! Here's how to quickly change apps, or bring up the app switcher screen, on your iPhone X or XS

No Home button? No problem! Here's how to quickly change apps, or bring up the app switcher screen, on your iPhone X or XS

06 Dec 18

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How to stop accidental screenshots on iPhone XS

Help is at hand for those whose iPhone XS won't stop taking screengrabs. Here's how to avoid accidental screenshots

Help is at hand for those whose iPhone XS won't stop taking screengrabs. Here's how to avoid accidental screenshots

04 Dec 18

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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

04 Dec 18

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How to turn off an iPhone XS

Got a new iPhone XS (or XR or XS Max)? Here's how to turn the device off

Got a new iPhone XS (or XR or XS Max)? Here's how to turn the device off

04 Dec 18

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How to enable iMessage on iPhone

Use Apple's messaging service across all your macOS and iOS devices - here's how to enable iMessage on iPhone

Use Apple's messaging service across all your macOS and iOS devices - here's how to enable iMessage on iPhone

29 Nov 18

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How to sync Google Calendar to iPhone

Keep your Google and Apple Calendars in sync by taking these quick steps

Keep your Google and Apple Calendars in sync by taking these quick steps

22 Nov 18

 
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iPhone battery replacement cost and deadline

We look at the cost to replace an iPhone battery, why you might need to, and how to get Apple to do it

We look at the cost to replace an iPhone battery, why you might need to, and how to get Apple to do it

16 Nov 18

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How to use the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR

How to unlock (or turn off) your device, turn on Siri, use Apple Pay, take screenshots and more on the X-series iPhones

How to unlock (or turn off) your device, turn on Siri, use Apple Pay, take screenshots and more on the X-series iPhones

13 Nov 18

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How to use Live Listen

Send audio from your iPhone microphone straight to your AirPods with Live Listen in iOS 12

Send audio from your iPhone microphone straight to your AirPods with Live Listen in iOS 12

09 Nov 18

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How to charge an iPhone from an iPad Pro

Running low on iPhone battery power? It's now possible to charge it up from your iPad Pro - here's how

Running low on iPhone battery power? It's now possible to charge it up from your iPad Pro - here's how

09 Nov 18

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How to use Measure in iOS 12

You can use the Measure app in iOS 12 to find out how big things are - here's how to use it, and how accurate it is

You can use the Measure app in iOS 12 to find out how big things are - here's how to use it, and how accurate it is

08 Oct 18

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How to reset AirPods

Resetting your AirPods is a quick way to fix common battery and connection problems

Resetting your AirPods is a quick way to fix common battery and connection problems

01 Oct 18

 
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How to set up parental controls on iPad & iPhone

Want to make your iPad & iPhone more kid-proof? Here's how to set up parental controls on iOS devices

Want to make your iPad & iPhone more kid-proof? Here's how to set up parental controls on iOS devices

19 Sep 18

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How to get Portrait Mode on any iPhone

In this article we show you how to create cool looking portrait photo by creating a bokeh effect on any iPhone

In this article we show you how to create cool looking portrait photo by creating a bokeh effect on any iPhone

14 Sep 18

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How to re-watch the 2018 iPhone launch event

Here's how to re-watch Apple's 12 September 2018 keynote, featuring the iPhone XS, XS Max & XR alongside the Apple Watch Series 4

Here's how to re-watch Apple's 12 September 2018 keynote, featuring the iPhone XS, XS Max & XR alongside the Apple Watch Series 4

12 Sep 18

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How to lock an iPhone app with a password or Touch ID

Worried that friends will look in sensitive apps when borrowing your iPhone? You can lock them with Touch ID or a password

Worried that friends will look in sensitive apps when borrowing your iPhone? You can lock them with Touch ID or a password

15 Aug 18

 
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How to stop calls and texts on old iPhones

We show how to stop calls, texts, iMessages and FaceTime calls from appearing on an old iPhone or iPad

We show how to stop calls, texts, iMessages and FaceTime calls from appearing on an old iPhone or iPad

10 Aug 18

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How to hide caller ID on iPhone

Wish you could hide caller ID when ringing friends? Here are three ways to stop people knowing your number when you call them

Wish you could hide caller ID when ringing friends? Here are three ways to stop people knowing your number when you call them

10 Aug 18

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