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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iPhone or iPad Says “Incorrect Password” Fails to Join Wi-Fi? Here’s the Fix

Jul 19, 2018 - 9 Comments

Some iPhone or iPad users may occasionally encounter a strange issue where they are attempting to join a familiar wi-fi network, but iOS throws up an “Incorrect password” error message, and the iPhone or iPad refuses to join the wireless network. Often users will see the “Incorrect password” wi-fi error despite they being certain the … Read More

iOS 12 Beta 4 Download Released for Developers

Jul 17, 2018 - 2 Comments
iOS 12 beta download

Apple has released iOS 12 beta 4 to iPhone and iPad users enrolled in the iOS developer beta testing program. Meanwhile, iOS 12 public beta 3 is also available to Public Beta testers. The fourth beta of iOS 12 arrives along with macOS Mojave beta 4 (released the day prior), watchOS 5 beta 4, and … Read More

How to Crop / Zoom a Video in iMovie for iPhone or iPad

Jul 13, 2018 - 1 Comment
How to Crop or Zoom a Video on iMovie for iOS

Want to crop a video or movie in iMovie on the iPhone or iPad? Cropping a video in iMovie allows you to essentially zoom in on a movie, either to crop out unnecessary elements, to reframe the video to put emphasis on something else, or to zoom into what you’d rather the video highlight. Cropping … Read More

How to View Logs from iPhone and iPad on a Mac

Jul 12, 2018 - 1 Comment
How to access iPhone and iPad logs on a Mac

The iPhone and iPad generate logs of some system activity, including app crashes and other potentially interesting or helpful data. By connecting an iOS device to a Mac, you can review those logs. Browsing through log data is generally only useful for developers and advanced users, either for troubleshooting or diagnostic purposes, but it may … Read More

How to Send Live Photos as Animated GIF from iPhone or iPad

Jul 10, 2018 - 6 Comments
Share Live Photo as Animated GIF

The iPhone and iPad has a little-known capability to convert looping or bouncing Live Photos to animated GIFs natively by sending them through selected sharing methods. This approach to share a Live Photo as a GIF is great because it basically requires zero effort at all, and it’s certainly easier and faster than using an … Read More

iOS 11.4.1 Update Released for iPhone and iPad [IPSW Download Links]

Jul 9, 2018 - 9 Comments
iOS 11.4.1 download and update

Apple has released the final version of iOS 11.4.1 to all iPhone and iPad users. The release comes after a period of beta testing, and while a concurrent beta testing program continues for iOS 12. iOS 11.4.1 is said to include bug fixes and security enhancements and is therefore recommended to install on compatible iPhone … Read More

Jailbreak iOS 11.2 – iOS 11.3.1 with Electra

Jul 7, 2018 - 5 Comments
Electra Jailbreak for iOS 11.2 - iOS 11.3.1

iOS users interested in jailbreaking their devices will likely appreciate knowing that a new jailbreak is available for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch models that are running iOS 11.3.1, iOS 11.3, iOS 11.2, and iOS 11.2.x builds. The new jailbreak, called “Electra”, has several requirements to be able to perform the successful modification of iOS … Read More

iOS 12 Beta 3 Download Available Now for Testing

Jul 3, 2018 - 1 Comment
iOS 12 beta 3 download

Apple has released iOS 12 beta 3 for users participating in the iOS beta testing program. The initial iOS 12 beta 3 release is available for any iPhone or iPad enrolled in the developer beta testing program. The public beta release followed soon after, versioned as public beta 2.

How to Reduce “System” Storage Size on iPhone or iPad

Jul 2, 2018 - 46 Comments
iOS large System storage capacity

If you have ever visited the iOS Storage section of Settings app on an iPhone or iPad, you may have noticed that the “System” storage section is occasionally quite large and can take up a significant amount of storage capacity. For extra large storage capacity devices this may not be a big deal, but if … Read More

How to Install iOS 12 Public Beta Now on iPhone or iPad

Jun 27, 2018 - 1 Comment
How to install iOS 12 public beta

Apple has released the iOS 12 public beta for any iPhone and iPad user who is curious enough to run and beta test the upcoming system software. This tutorial will detail how to install the iOS 12 Public Beta onto an iPhone or iPad.

You Can Download iOS 12 Public Beta 1 Now

Jun 25, 2018 - 2 Comments
iOS 12 public beta download

Apple has released the first public beta version of iOS 12 to users interested in beta testing the upcoming system software version for the iPhone and iPad. iOS 12 beta includes a variety of new features, including group FaceTime, Screen Time which allows you to see how and control much time an iOS device gets … Read More

How to Save Zip Files to iPhone or iPad

Jun 22, 2018 - 14 Comments
How to save zip files on iPhone or iPad

The latest versions of iOS make it easy to download and save Zip files to an iPhone or iPad. This is achieved thanks to the new Files app, which allows an iOS device to interact with files and data directly stored on a device, as well as to access iCloud Drive data.

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