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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

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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

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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

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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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How to use Face ID on iPhone

Here's how to set up and use Face ID on iPhone X - plus what to do if it stops working, isn't available, or is just too slow

Here's how to set up and use Face ID on iPhone X - plus what to do if it stops working, isn't available, or is just too slow

07 Mar 18

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

 
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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

 
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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

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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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