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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 Cancel Pre-Orders on iPhone & iPad

Jul 31, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Cancel Pre-Orders on iPhone & iPad

Did you pre-order something but now you’re having second thoughts? Changed your mind on a movie or music album that you pre-ordered on the iTunes Store? Don’t worry, because you haven’t wasted your money just yet. All you need to do is cancel your pre-order and this is something that can be done within a … Read More

How to Share iCloud Storage with Family on iPhone & iPad

Jul 29, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Share iCloud Storage with Family

If you have plenty of unused iCloud storage space, then you may be interested in sharing your allocated space with family or even friends. Thanks to Apple’s Family Sharing feature, it doesn’t cost the other person a penny and you can share your storage right from your iOS and iPadOS devices.

How to Buy Ringtones on iPhone

Jul 28, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Buy Ringtones on iPhone

Are you bored of using the ringtones that came preinstalled on your iPhone? Or perhaps, you want to use one of your favorite songs as your default ringtone? In that case, you might want to take a look at all the available offerings on Apple’s Tone Store.

How to Activate Emergency SOS on iPhone

Jul 28, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Activate Emergency SOS on iPhone

Do you want to know how to contact emergency services for any reason? In that case, you’ll be pleased to know that all iPhone models offer an emergency SOS feature that’s very easy to access at the press of a button.

iOS 15 Beta 4 & iPadOS Beta 4 Released to Download

Jul 27, 2021 - Leave a Comment
iOS 15 public beta and iPadOS 15 public beta

Apple has released the fourth beta versions of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to users enrolled in the iPhone and iPad system software beta testing programs. Typically the developer beta rolls out first and is soon followed by the same build for public beta testers. iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 include various new features and … Read More

iOS 14.7.1 & iPadOS 14.7.1 Updates Released with Security Fix

Jul 26, 2021 - Leave a Comment
iOS 14.7.1 and iPadOS 14.7.1

Apple has released iOS 14.7.1 for iPhone and iPadOS 14.7.1 for iPad, the updates include “important security updates” and are therefore recommended for all users to install onto their compatible devices. For iPhone users, the iOS 14.7.1 update also resolves an issue with Touch ID iPhone models being unable to unlock an Apple Watch. Additionally, … Read More

How to Block Text Messages on iPhone

Jul 26, 2021 - 6 Comments
How to Block Text Messages on iPhone

Are you getting unwanted messages or texts from a random phone number? Or perhaps, it’s just an annoying contact who’s overloading your inbox on iMessage? Either way, you can easily block text messages on the iPhone, preventing your Messages app from getting any contact or communication through the block.

How to Use Email Instead of Phone Number for iMessage on iPhone & iPad

Jul 25, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Use Email Instead of Phone Number for iMessage on iPhone

Have you ever wanted to hide your phone number from iMessage, or stop using a phone number for iMessage, whether for privacy reasons or another purpose? Ever wished you could use an email address instead? If so, you’ll be pleased to know that you can indeed get this done pretty easily on your iPhone or … Read More

How to Generate an Apple Support PIN

Jul 25, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Generate Apple Support PIN on iPhone & iPad

You’ve exhausted all the online resources and you’ve reached the end of your own troubleshooting capabilities, in which case you’re likely contacting official Apple Support. Whether you’re reaching out to Apple support for warranty queries or troubleshooting account-related issues, you may sometimes be asked to verify yourself. This is done by simply sharing your support … Read More

How to Add & Remove iMessage Email Addresses on iPhone & iPad

Jul 24, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Add & Remove iMessage Email Addresses on iPhone & iPad

Do you use iMessage to stay in touch with your friends, family, and colleagues? If you’re an iPhone or iPad user, you might not necessarily be aware of the fact that you can use an email address with iMessage instead of your phone number.

How to Add Funds to Apple ID on iPhone & iPad

Jul 23, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Add Funds to Apple ID on iPhone & iPad

Did you know that you don’t always have to keep your credit card linked to your Apple account for transactions? Instead, you can use your Apple ID balance for purchasing apps and subscribing to Apple services, such as iCloud and Apple Music. This is accomplished by making sure your Apple ID has sufficient funds attached … Read More

How to Set a Video as Wallpaper on iPhone & iPad

Jul 22, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Set a Video as Wallpaper on iPhone & iPad

Have you ever wanted to set a video as the wallpaper on your iPhone or iPad? You’re certainly not alone in that regard, as it sounds like a neat customization right? Although there’s no official support for video wallpapers, there’s a workaround that you can use to enjoy videos as your wallpaper of an iPhone, … Read More

iPadOS 14.7 Update Released, Download Now for iPad

Jul 21, 2021 - Leave a Comment
iPadOS 14.7 update

Apple has released the final version of iPadOS 14.7 for iPad users. The update arrives for iPad after iOS 14.7 was released a few days earlier for iPhone, with the updates having a somewhat unusual split release timing. iPadOS 14.7 includes various bug fixes and small changes, but does not include any major new features. … Read More

How to Force Sync Apple Music Library on iPhone & iPad

Jul 20, 2021 - 3 Comments
How to Force Sync Your Music Library on iPhone & iPad

Did you open the Music app just to find that some songs are not available as you expected them to be, or even the entire song library is empty all of a sudden? Or maybe, some of the new songs you added using a different device aren’t showing up on your iPhone? Either way, you … Read More

How to Trim Voice Memos on iPhone & iPad

Jul 20, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Trim Voice Memos on iPhone & iPad

Do you use the Voice Memos app on your iPhone or iPad to record audio clips? In that case, you may be interested to trim these recorded voice clips and remove the unwanted portions to make the final recording more appealing.

iOS 14.7 Update Released for iPhone, Download Now

Jul 19, 2021 - Leave a Comment
iOS 14.7

Apple has released the final version of iOS 14.7 for iPhone users. The software update includes bug fixes and some minor improvements, most notably allowing MagSafe Battery Pack support for the iPhone 12 lineup. iPadOS 14.7 is not yet available for iPad but presumably will be issued soon as well. However, watchOS 7.6 for Apple … Read More

How to Speed Up or Slow Down Any Video in Safari on iPhone / iPad

Jul 19, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Speed Up or Slow Down Any Video in Safari

Do you want to speed up or slow down video playback on a website where the feature isn’t supported? As long as you use Safari to browse the web on your iPhone or iPad, there’s a nifty Shortcuts workaround that you can use to adjust the video playback speed according to your liking.

How to Delete Downloaded Videos from iPhone & iPad

Jul 18, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Delete Downloaded Videos on iPhone & iPad

Are you unable to keep up with all the videos you’ve downloaded from various apps installed on your iPhone or iPad? In that case, you may be excited to find out that Apple has provided its users with the option to manage them all from one place.

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