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How to See Your Recently Added Songs in Apple Music

Apr 3, 2020 - Leave a Comment
How to See Your Recently Added Songs in Apple Music

Would you like to easily see your recently added songs in Apple Music? If you’re enjoying Apple Music on iPhone and iPad, you may appreciate an ability to view recently added songs within the Music app.

How to Select a Word, Sentence, or Paragraph on iPhone & iPad with Gestures

Apr 2, 2020 - 3 Comments
How to Select on iPhone with Gestures

Want to master selecting words, sentences, and paragraphs on iPhone and iPad? Then you might want to learn how to use the text selection gestures in iOS and iPadOS, which allow to easily select text on the devices for copying, cutting, editing, correcting, deleting, or whatever other purpose you may have.

How to Open Keynote File on Windows PC with iCloud

Apr 1, 2020 - 1 Comment
How to Open Keynote Files on Windows PC with iCloud

Opening Keynote presentation files on a Windows PC can be done easily with the help of iCloud, and no document conversion or extra apps are needed. If you own or work with multiple devices and platforms and often find yourself switching between them, you may come into the scenario where you’re on a Windows PC … Read More

How to Copy & Paste on iPhone & iPad with Gestures

Mar 31, 2020 - 5 Comments

Want to copy and paste on iPhone or iPad using gestures? The latest releases of iOS and iPadOS offer new gestures for manipulating data including new approaches for copying and pasting data, and they’re pretty simple to use once you learn what the copy gesture and paste gesture is for the newest iPhone and iPad … Read More

How to Use iCloud Keychain on iPhone & iPad

Mar 30, 2020 - 6 Comments
How to Use iCloud Keychain on iPhone & iPad

Do you want to store all your online account information, logins, and passwords in one place? You might be interested in trying out iCloud Keychain, a handy password management tool that’s baked into iOS, iPadOS, and MacOS devices, and that automatically syncs that login keychain data between your other iPhone, iPad, and Mac hardware too. … Read More

How to Change Refresh Rate on Mac Displays

Mar 29, 2020 - 1 Comment
How to change the refresh rate on external Mac display

Changing the refresh rate of a display can be needed by some Mac users, particularly if they work with movie files and video editing. Generally speaking, most users should keep their displays set to the default refresh rate for their particular screen, but if you need to adjust refresh rate you’ll find it’s simple to … Read More

How to Change Playback Quality and Save Data on Apple TV+

Mar 28, 2020 - Leave a Comment
How to Change Playback Quality and Save Data on Apple TV+

You can change the playback video quality of Apple TV+, offering a simple way to save bandwidth and data use when streaming from the video service. Apple marked its entry into the streaming space by launching their Apple TV+ video on-demand streaming service, in order to compete against the likes of Netflix, Disney+, Amazon Prime, … Read More

How to Use Night Mode Camera on iPhone 11 Pro & iPhone 11

Mar 27, 2020 - 2 Comments
How to Use Night Mode camera on iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11

The Night Mode camera on iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11, and iPhone 11 Pro Max is one of the more interesting new features of the new iPhone models, and ones that iPhone photographers will surely enjoy and appreciate. Using Night Mode camera on iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro is somewhat unique, so read on … Read More

How to Set Time Limits on iPhone & iPad Apps with Screen Time

Mar 26, 2020 - 2 Comments
Select which apps to limit

Want to set a time limit for app usage on iPhone or iPad? Screen Time lets you do just that. At a time where we all perhaps use our iPhones a little too much, knowing exactly how long we spend with it in our hand can be useful. Knowing which apps we use most can … Read More

How to Add Photos to a New Photos Album on iPhone & iPad with iOS 13

Mar 25, 2020 - 5 Comments
How to Add Photos to a New Photos Album on iPhone & iPad with iOS 13

Many of us take hundreds or even thousands of pictures on our iPhones and iPads over the course of a year. All of these photos are mixed along with all other saved images too, including screenshots, images you download from the internet, and pictures you receive from social networks, all in the primary camera roll … Read More

How to Download PDF Files from Safari on Mac

Mar 24, 2020 - 1 Comment
Safari for Mac

Wondering how to download and save PDF files from Safari to a Mac? If you frequently encounter and work with PDF documents on the web, you might be interested in saving them locally to your Mac from time to time. With Safari, it’s easy to open, save, and download PDF files to the Mac. The … Read More

How to See Your Recently Played Songs in Apple Music

Mar 23, 2020 - 2 Comments
How to See Your Recently Played Songs in Apple Music

Would you like to see a generated playlist of songs you’ve recently played and listened to on Apple Music? You can do that easily from iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This goes beyond just browsing your Apple Music listening history, as you’ll get a playlist generated just for recently played songs. If you’re an iPhone … Read More

How to Transfer Photos from Windows PC to iPhone or iPad

Mar 22, 2020 - 3 Comments
How to Transfer Photos from PC to iPhone & iPad

Do you want to transfer photos that are stored on your Windows computer to an iPhone or iPad? Many of us capture some memorable photos using a professional camera and store them on the computer for later use, but if you want to access them on your mobile device, you’ll need to first move them … Read More

How to Setup & Use iPhone as iTunes Remote (PC & Mac)

Mar 21, 2020 - 3 Comments
How to Setup & Use iPhone as iTunes Remote

Did you know that you could use your iPhone as a remote to control your iTunes library? If you regularly use iTunes on your Windows PC or Mac for listening to music or playing back content purchased from the iTunes Store, this feature will prove to be extremely useful.

How to Add Nicknames to Contacts on iPhone

Mar 20, 2020 - Leave a Comment
iPhone Contacts icon

Want to add and use nicknames for iPhone contacts? Many people use and go by nicknames that are perhaps different from their legal name, and adding those nicknames to iPhone contacts can be a helpful way to keep your address book in order, whether it’s friends, coworkers, service workers, or family members. You can even … Read More

How to Disable Netflix AutoPlaying Previews & Trailers

Mar 19, 2020 - 3 Comments
How to disable Netflix preview autoplay

Would you like to turn off Netflix autoplay of previews and trailers? It’s fairly simple to disable preview autoplaying, and you can always reenable it again should you change your mind. As you likely have noticed by now, Netflix automatically plays previews and trailers of shows and movies as you browse around. Some users may … Read More

How to Delete iPhone & iPad Backups from MacOS Catalina with Finder

Mar 18, 2020 - 1 Comment
Click manage backups

Need to clear up some disk space or get rid of some old iPhone or iPad backups on a Mac? With the latest versions of MacOS, managing iOS and iPadOS device backups is done entirely in Finder, including deleting and removing device backups.

How to Clear Cache on iPhone & iPad Safari

Mar 17, 2020 - 16 Comments
How to clear cache in Safari on iPhone & iPad

Caches can take up storage space on iPhone and iPad, and if you spend a lot of time using Safari on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you may discover that caches have accrued considerably over time and wish to clear them out. Additionally, systems administrators, web developers, web designers, and other web workers and IT … Read More

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