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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 Delete Focus Modes on iPhone & iPad

Nov 18, 2022 - 4 Comments
How to delete Focus modes on iPhone

The Focus Modes feature arrives with a few default Focus’s that include things like Work, Driving, Sleep, and of course users can add their own for anything under the sun. If you don’t want to have a bunch of Focus modes available, either because you’re accidentally enabling them, can’t figure out how to turn them … Read More

How to See All Significant Locations on iPhone

Nov 16, 2022 - 6 Comments
See Significant Locations on iPhone

Your iPhone keeps track of ‘Significant Locations’, which are typically places that you frequent often, like your home, a partners house, office, school, favorite restaurant, frequented hotels, and similar other places. If you’re interested, you can view all the Significant Locations on your iPhone to see where your iPhone has determined is significant to you. … Read More

How to Stop Instagram Videos Increasing Brightness on iPhone?

Nov 12, 2022 - 1 Comment
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Some iPhone users have noticed that display brightness increases automatically when watching Instagram videos or Instagram reels, stories, and some YouTube videos.

iOS 16.1.1 & iPadOS 16.1.1 Update Released with Bug Fixes

Nov 9, 2022 - Leave a Comment
iOS 16.1.1 update

Apple has released iOS 16.1.1 for iPhone, and iPadOS 16.1.1 for iPad. The updates include unspecified bug fixes and security updates, and are therefore recommended for all users who are running prior versions of iOS/iPadOS 16 on their devices. Additionally, macOS Ventura 13.0.1 update is available with bug fixes for Mac users.

How to Remove the Search Button from Home Screen on iPhone

Nov 3, 2022 - 3 Comments
Hide the search button from Home Screen of iPhone

Apple has included a visible ‘Search’ button on the Home Screen of modern versions of iOS 16 and newer, that when tapped will bring up the devices search function. You can also still pull down on the Home Screen to activate the Search feature on iPhone though, so if you find the search button to … Read More

How to Set Different Wallpaper for Home Screen & Lock Screen on iOS 16

Nov 1, 2022 - 2 Comments
Different wallpaper for iPhone home screen and lock screen

Want to set a different wallpaper for iPhone Home Screen than from the Lock Screen in iOS 16? You can do that, though how you set different wallpapers for the Home Screen and Lock Screen You may have noticed that when you set an image as your wallpaper in the latest iOS release, it defaults … Read More

iOS 15.7.1 & iPadOS 15.7.1 Released with Security Updates

Oct 27, 2022 - 1 Comment
iOS 15 and iPadOS 15

Apple has released updates for iPhone and iPad users who continue to run the iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 operating systems. The updates are versioned as iOS 15.7.1 and iPadOS 15.7.1 for iPhone and iPad, respectively. These updates are available separately from the freshly released iPadOS 16.1 for iPad and iOS 16.1 for iPhone, and … Read More

How to Turn Off Focus Mode on iPhone

Oct 20, 2022 - 10 Comments
How to turn off Focus on iPhone

Focus Mode is a feature that was designed to allow iPhone users to focus on tasks by muting and hiding notifications, messages, phone calls, and other alerts on their devices. The Focus feature used to be very simple and called Do Not Disturb Mode, but with later versions of iOS, Apple added a bunch of … Read More

How to Unsend Messages on iPhone

Oct 19, 2022 - 1 Comment
How to enable iMessage on iPhone and iPad

Have you ever sent a message from your iPhone and quickly regretted it? Or maybe you sent a message and you realize it didn’t convey what you intended, or it’s full of typos, or it was even sent to the wrong person? That’s where Undo Send comes in, a feature that is now available on … Read More

iOS 16.1 RC & iPadOS 16.1 RC Released for Beta Testers

Oct 18, 2022 - Leave a Comment
iOS 16 beta and iPadOS 16 beta

Apple has issued the release candidate (or golden master) builds of iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16.1 for users who are enrolled in the beta testing programs for iPhone and iPad system software. Release Candidate (RC) builds are typically the final version of system software in a beta development cycle, making it probable these builds (20B79) … Read More

How to View Apple Card Number & Expiration

Oct 18, 2022 - Leave a Comment
How to see your Apple Card number

If you have an Apple Card, you’ve undoubtedly noticed the card itself is very minimalist, and it doesn’t show your credit card number, expiration, security code, or really much of anything at all on the metal card itself. Instead, if you want to view the Apple Card credit card number, expiration, and security code, you … Read More

How to Mark a Message as Unread on iPhone

Oct 17, 2022 - 2 Comments
How to mark messages as unread on iPhone

Have you ever opened a text message or iMessage on iPhone, and then forgot to reply to it because it’s no longer marked as unread? Or perhaps you read a message and want to think about how to reply, and have a reminder to do so? Nearly all of us have had these situations, and … Read More

How to Get Old Notifications Style Back on iOS 16 Lock Screen

Oct 12, 2022 - 5 Comments
iOS 16 notifications on lock screen

One of the most obvious changes made to the Lock Screen of iPhone with iOS 16 is how all the notifications pile into a stack on the bottom of the locked screen. The notifications stack is done to prioritize the lock screen wallpaper and your widgets, but not all users may be enthusiastic about the … Read More

iOS 16.0.3 Update for iPhone Released [IPSW Download Links]

Oct 10, 2022 - 1 Comment
iOS 16.1.1 update

iOS 16.0.3 has been released as a software update for iPhone users running the iOS 16 operating system. The iOS 16.0.3 update includes bug fixes and security enhancements to the operating system, perhaps addressing some of the problems with iOS 16 experienced by some iPhone users, whether it’s issues with Siri, Mail app crashes, battery … Read More

How to Restart iPhone Without Pressing Buttons with Siri

Oct 6, 2022 - 2 Comments
How to restart iPhone with Siri

You can now restart iPhone with the help of Siri, offering a completely hands free experience for rebooting the device that does not require any of the usual methods of button presses on the device.

iOS 16.1 Beta 4 & iPadOS 16.1 Beta 5 Released for Testing

Oct 4, 2022 - Leave a Comment
iOS 16.1 beta

iOS 16.1 beta 4 and iPadOS 16.1 beta 5 have been released by Apple to users enrolled in the beta testing programs for iPhone and iPad operating systems. Typically the developer beta version rolls out first and is soon followed by the same build as a public beta.

How to Automatically Send Messages with Siri from iPhone Without Confirmation

Sep 29, 2022 - Leave a Comment
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If you’re confident in Siri’s abilities to dictate text and accurately relay what you are saying into a message, you can enable a feature that allows you to automatically send messages from Siri on iPhone without asking for a confirmation first. When the confirmation is enabled, you’ll see the text typed out that Siri has … Read More

How to See a Wi-Fi Password on iPhone

Sep 28, 2022 - 1 Comment
See wi-fi password on iPhone or iPad

Need to view a wi-fi network password right on your iPhone? You can now do that, and it’s super easy thanks to the latest iOS update. A common occurrence is joining a wi-fi network with a complex password, and then needing to relay that wi-fi network password to someone else, or to another one of … Read More

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