iOS

iOS is the mobile operating system that runs on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and other mobile hardware from Apple. Though it may look differently and run on different hardware, iOS is based upon a highly modified variation of Mac OS, the desktop operating system software that runs on Macs.

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How to Stop an iOS Update While Downloading

Sep 16, 2019 - Leave a Comment
How to stop iOS updates while downloading

Have you ever needed to stop or cancel an iOS update before it installs on an iPhone or iPad? Installing iOS software updates is easy through the Settings app, but you may have noticed that once an iOS update starts downloading there is no ‘cancel update’ or ‘stop downloading update’ button or option. Nonetheless, despite … Read More

How to Prioritize App Downloads on iPhone with a 3D Touch Trick

Sep 15, 2019 - Leave a Comment
How to prioritize app download or update on iPhone with 3D Touch

If you’re updating several apps or downloading multiple apps at the same time on an iPhone, you can choose to prioritize a specific app download over the others with the help of a 3D Touch trick.

iPadOS 13 Release Date Set for September 30

Sep 11, 2019 - 5 Comments
iPadOS 13

Wondering when iPadOS 13 will be coming out for iPad? Well wonder no more! Apple has announced that the official release date of iPadOS 13 is September 30.

iOS 13 Release Date is September 19

Sep 11, 2019 - Leave a Comment
iOS 13 GM

If you’re filled with anticipation about running iOS 13 on your iPhone, you may be excited to learn that iOS 13 be released on September 19.

Download iOS 13 GM Now for iPhone & iPod touch

Sep 10, 2019 - Leave a Comment
iOS 13 GM

Apple has released the GM version of iOS 13 to users participating in the developer beta testing program. GM stands for Golden Master and typically represents the final version of software that gets released to the general public, thus indicating that iOS 13 GM will likely match the final version released next week.

How to Stream Spotify from iPhone to Sonos Speaker

Sep 8, 2019 - Leave a Comment
Spotify

If you’re an iPhone or iPad user with a Spotify account and you happen to be visiting another location with Sonos Speakers, you might be interested in outputting the sound output from the iOS device to the Sonos speaker system. Usually Sonos speakers rely on the dedicated Sonos app to interface with, but that’s not … Read More

How to View Wi-Fi Networks Signal Strength on iPhone or iPad

Sep 6, 2019 - 3 Comments
How to view other wi-fi network signal strength from iPhone or iPad

Want to see a wireless networks wi-fi signal strength from an iPhone or iPad? That’s easy enough, and you have two quick and simple ways to view the wi-fi signal strength of a currently active wireless network right from iOS, and you can even see the signal strength of other nearby networks too.

iOS 12.4.1 Update Available to Download Now [IPSW Links]

Aug 26, 2019 - 5 Comments
iOS 12.4.1 update download and install

Apple has released iOS 12.4.1 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The latest software update for iOS includes security fixes and is therefore recommended for all users to install on their devices. Notably, the iOS 12.4.1 update patches the exploit used by the iOS 12.4 jailbreak. Separately, Apple also released a new MacOS Mojave 10.14.6 … Read More

How to Disable Passcode on iPhone or iPad

Aug 18, 2019 - 4 Comments
How to disable passcode on iPhone or iPad

Occasionally, some users may wish to turn off the passcode on iPhone or iPad. Disabling the passcode on iPhone or iPad is easy, but it’s not necessarily recommended due to privacy and security reasons, so therefore it’s only wise to turn off the passcode on an iPad or iPhone for very specific reasons. By disabling … Read More

How to Make a FaceTime Call from iPhone & iPad

Aug 10, 2019 - 1 Comment
How to make FaceTime calls from iPhone or iPad

Making a FaceTime video chat call can be a fun way to have a conversation with someone remotely, and the iPhone and iPad make it very easy to place FaceTime video calls as this article will demonstrate.

Public Beta 5 of iOS 13 & iPadOS 13 Available to Download Now

Aug 8, 2019 - 3 Comments
iPadOS 13 public beta 5 and iOS 13 public beta 5 are available to download now

The fifth public beta version of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 are now available to users enrolled in the iOS and iPadOS public beta testing programs. The new public beta builds match the iOS 13 beta 6 developer build from the day prior.

Download iOS 13 Beta 6 & iPadOS 13 Beta 6 Now Available

Aug 7, 2019 - 1 Comment
Download iOS 13 beta 6 and iPadOS 13 beta 6

iOS 13 beta 6 and iPadOS 13 beta 6 have been released by Apple. The new beta builds are currently available to users who are enrolled in the developer beta testing program for iOS and iPadOS. Typically a developer beta version of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 is released first, and is soon followed by … Read More

How to Convert Numbers File to Excel on iPad or iPhone

Aug 6, 2019 - Leave a Comment
How to convert Numbers file to Excel file on iPad or iPhone

Need to convert a Numbers file to an Excel spreadsheet file from iPad or iPhone? This is a common task for many work and educational environments where Excel is commonly used, and fortunately this process is easy to accomplish thanks to the Numbers app Export features. This article will show you how to convert a … Read More

How to Update an Email Password on iPhone & iPad

Aug 4, 2019 - 7 Comments
How to update email password on iPhone or iPad

Wondering how you can update an email password on iPhone or iPad for the Mail app? If you changed the password to an email account that is used on iPhone or iPad, you likely want to update that email password so the email address account continues to work on that device. This article will show … Read More

How to Disable Camera Access for Apps on iPhone & iPad

Jul 24, 2019 - 2 Comments

Want to disable Camera access for an app on iPhone or iPad? At any time, you can easily revoke camera access for any application on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. By turning off camera access for an app, that app will no longer be able to use either the front or rear cameras on … Read More

iOS 12.4 Update for iPhone & iPad Available to Download [IPSW Links]

Jul 22, 2019 - 4 Comments
Prepare for iOS 12 update

Apple has released iOS 12.4 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The latest version of iOS system software focuses mostly on bug fixes and improvements and is therefore recommended for all users to download and install. There is also the inclusion of a migration feature for wirelessly transferring data from an old iPhone to a … Read More

How to Find iPad Model Name & Model Number

Jul 13, 2019 - 13 Comments
iPad

Need to find the model name and model number of an iPad? Many iPad tablets visually look the same or similar, so you can’t always tell which iPad model a device is simply by looking at it. Fortunately, there’s an easy way to quickly find the iPad product name and iPad model number. We’ll show … Read More

How to Request Mobile Site After Requesting Desktop Site in Safari on iPhone

Jul 12, 2019 - 5 Comments
Switch Desktop Site to Mobile Site in Safari on iPhone

Wondering how to switch back to a mobile site after requesting a desktop site in Safari for iPhone? You may have noticed there’s not a “Request Mobile Site” option in Safari on iPhone and iPod touch, but changing back to the mobile version of a desktop site is quite simple on iPhone with Safari as … Read More

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