How to Remove Someone from Family Sharing on iPhone

Jan 9, 2021 - 3 Comments

How to Remove A Member from Family Sharing on iPhone

Do you want to stop sharing your subscriptions with one of your family members or friends? Perhaps, they no longer need it or you’re making space for someone else? Thankfully, it’s pretty easy to remove someone from your Family.

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By Hamlin Rozario - iPad, iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 3 Comments

How to Downgrade macOS Big Sur to Catalina or Mojave

Jan 8, 2021 - 7 Comments

How to Downgrade macOS Big Sur to Catalina or Mojave

Did you update to macOS Big Sur but now wish you hadn’t? Are you no longer interested in using macOS Big Sur on your Mac? Perhaps you installed it to try out all new features and changes, but you’re not happy with it due to app incompatibility, performance issues, or some other problem that you haven’t been able to resolve. In that case, you may be looking to downgrade to an older version of macOS, like macOS Catalina or macOS Mojave. Fortunately, this is not a difficult task, so long as you make regular Time Machine backups of your computer.

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By Hamlin Rozario - Mac OS X, Tips & Tricks - 7 Comments

How to Type Straight Quotes on iPad

Jan 7, 2021 - 2 Comments

Typing straight quotes with iPad keyboard

Want to stop iPad typing curly quotes so that you can use ASCII friendly straight quotes instead? You may have noticed that iPad defaults to typing curly quotation marks rather than straight quotation marks, this can be particularly problematic for anyone trying to do scripting, programming, shell work, remote administration, or anything else that requires precise syntax and the usage of straight quotes rather than curly quotes.

This article will show how to type straight quotes on the iPad rather than curly quotes. And yes this applies to all iPad models including iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad, and for typing straight quotes on iPhone too, though iPad users may find this to be more useful thus the emphasis here.

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By Paul Horowitz - iPad, iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 2 Comments

How to Delete Apps from iPhone & iPad via App Store with a Gesture Trick

Jan 6, 2021 - 4 Comments

How to Delete Apps on iPhone or iPad via App Store

Have you ever gone to update apps and then realized you don’t even want some of these apps installed on your iPhone or iPad any longer? Now you can easily delete those apps right from the Updates section of the App Store.

As you likely know by now, updating apps on iPhone and iPad with iOS 13, iPadOS 13, and newer is a bit different from before. And while the change of location for updating apps has frustrated some users, the app updates functionality also gained a new ability to delete and remove apps directly from the Updates section. This makes it easier than ever before to quickly delete apps that you don’t intend on updating, since you don’t even have to leave the Updates section of the App Store or even go to the Home Screen to delete apps.

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By Paul Horowitz - iPad, iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 4 Comments

How to Combine Files Into a PDF on Mac

Jan 5, 2021 - 12 Comments

How to Combine Files Into a PDF on Mac

Have a variety of files you’d like to combine into a single PDF file? You can do that right on the Mac.

Perhaps you have a handful of documents you’re working with, or perhaps you need to send along multiple PDF files via email. When appropriate, you can combine these files into a single PDF file and then work with that document easily.

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By Hamlin Rozario - Mac OS X, Tips & Tricks - 12 Comments

How to Block & Unblock Email Addresses on Mail for Mac

Jan 4, 2021 - 10 Comments

How to Block & Unblock Email Addresses on Mac Mail

Do you use the Mac Mail app and you find yourself getting unwanted emails? Whether it’s spam, promotional emails, or just unwanted emails from a particular person, company, or group, you may want to block the sender’s email addresses to make sure you no longer see them in your mail inbox.

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By Hamlin Rozario - Mac OS X, Tips & Tricks - 10 Comments

How to Automatically Delete Emails from Blocked Senders on iPhone & iPad Mail

Jan 3, 2021 - 4 Comments

How to Automatically Trash Emails from Blocked Senders on iPhone & iPad

How’d you like to automatically trash any emails coming in from blocked contacts or email senders on your iPhone or iPad? If you don’t want to see unwanted emails from senders you’ve previously blocked in your inbox, you can make an adjustment to the iPhone and iPad Mail app that will take care of this pretty quickly. Then, no more emails from blocked senders will show up in your devices inbox.

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By Hamlin Rozario - iPad, iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 4 Comments

How to Customize the Dock on Mac

Jan 2, 2021 - 3 Comments

How to Customize the Dock on Mac

Want to customize the Dock on your Mac? Perhaps you want to add or remove some apps from the Dock, or change how the Dock looks by making it larger or smaller, or even change its position? Whatever the case, you can customize the Dock on your macOS system according to your liking within minutes.

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By Hamlin Rozario - Mac OS X, Tips & Tricks - 3 Comments

How to Fix iPhone / iPad Keyboard Missing or Disappearing

Jan 1, 2021 - Leave a Comment

How to Fix iPhone Keyboard Missing or Disappearing

Are you having trouble activating the on-screen keyboard on your iPhone or iPad? More specifically, is the keyboard not showing up on the screen when you tap on the text field or does it disappear randomly? This could be due to various reasons, but usually it’s not that hard to resolve, so if you’re wondering “why isn’t my keyboard showing up on iPhone / iPad?” then read on to fix the issue.

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How to Start & Stop Sharing Apple Music with Family Members

Jan 1, 2021 - Leave a Comment

How to Stop Sharing Apple Music with Family Members

Do you want to share your Apple Music subscription with friends or family members? Perhaps, you’re looking to cut down on monthly or annual subscription costs? Thanks to Family Sharing, you can easily share your Apple Music access and this can be done on your iOS or iPadOS device.

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Feeling Suicidal? Siri Can Help!

Dec 31, 2020 - 7 Comments

Siri and iPhone offer suicide hotline contact

Suicide is obviously a serious subject, tragically being one of the leading causes of death in the USA.

Siri recognizes this crisis, and will respond to inquiries about suicide with a helpful response providing information about the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline hotline, with a quick button to tap on to contact the hotline number directly (1-800-273-8255). The crisis hotline is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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By Paul Horowitz - iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 7 Comments

How to Add Payment Method to Apple ID on iPhone & iPad

Dec 30, 2020 - 1 Comment

How to Add Payment Method to Apple ID on iPhone & iPad

Do you want to add a new credit card to your Apple ID account? Maybe you want to change which card is used as a billing method, or perhaps, you may want to have a second payment method as a backup? Fortunately, you can do easily add and change payment methods related to your Apple ID, right from your iPhone or iPad, and all within a matter of minutes.

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By Hamlin Rozario - iPad, iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 1 Comment

How to Disable iMessage Screen Effects on iPhone & iPad

Dec 30, 2020 - 1 Comment

How to Disable iMessage Screen Effects on iPhone

Tired of getting bombarded with the screen effects in iMessage? Is one of your iMessage friends annoying you by sending screen effects to your iPhone or iPad? If you get annoyed with these goofy and fun effects, you can turn off iMessage screen effects from automatically playing back on your iPhone and iPad within a matter of seconds.

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By Hamlin Rozario - iPad, iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 1 Comment

How to Manage Which Apps Access Location Data on iPhone & iPad

Dec 29, 2020 - Leave a Comment

How to Manage Which Apps Access Location Data on iPhone

Many iPhone and iPad apps use Location Services to provide users with personalized content based on their location. However, if you’re concerned about your privacy, you can control which apps have access to your location data on your device.

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Can’t Access the 3-Month Fitness+ Trial? Here’s How to Fix

Dec 28, 2020 - 2 Comments

Can't Access the 3-Month Fitness+ Trial? Here's How to Fix

Apple recently rolled out the Fitness+ subscription service in select countries and it’s currently offering either a one-month or a three-month trial depending on when the user purchased their Apple Watch. If you recently purchased an Apple Watch, you may be entitled to a three-month trial period.

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By Hamlin Rozario - Apple Watch, Troubleshooting - 2 Comments

How to Sign Up for Apple Fitness+

Dec 28, 2020 - Leave a Comment

How to Sign Up for Apple Fitness+

Want to workout with a digital personal trainer and your Apple Watch? Apple already offers a bunch of subscription services like Apple Music, Apple TV+, Apple News+, iCloud, and Apple Arcade for its users. To add one more to the list, the company just released its new Fitness+ service that’s built around the Apple Watch.

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How to Share Audio & Music with AirPods from iPhone

Dec 28, 2020 - 2 Comments

How to Share Audio & Music with AirPods from iPhone

Do you want to share the music you’re listening to with a friend? Well, if they own AirPods, AirPods Pro, or compatible Beats wireless headphones, you can easily share audio right from your iPhone.

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By Hamlin Rozario - iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 2 Comments

How to Store Voice Memos in Folders on iPhone & iPad

Dec 27, 2020 - 4 Comments

How to Store Voice Memos in Folders on iPhone

Do you frequently use the Voice Memos app to record audio on your iPhone or iPad? If you use the feature often, you may end up with many recorded files stored on your device, and you might want to organize your recordings by storing them within different folders.

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By Hamlin Rozario - iPad, iPhone, Tips & Tricks - 4 Comments

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