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How to Shuffle or Repeat Songs on iPhone or iPad

You can add variety to your music listening experience on iPhone and iPad by turning on Shuffle, which plays songs in random order. Or if you love a song, album, or playlist and want to listen to it over and over again, turn …

How to Update Your iPhone to the Latest iOS Version

It’s a good idea to keep your iPhone’s software (iOS) up to date. Updates are available for free from Apple. They apply the latest security and bug fixes and features to your iPhone. Here’s how to update your iPhone to the la…

How to Disable Multitasking on an iPad

Apple first introduced multitasking features called Split View and Slide Over in iOS 9. These multitasking features are powerful if you know how to use them, but they can be confusing. If you’d rather have that classic iPad s…

Why Isn’t My iPhone Charging?

You plug in your iPhone or set it down on a wireless charger to charge the battery, check back later, and it hasn’t charged. What happened? Many things can go wrong. Let’s take a look at some of the most common iPhone chargin…

How to Turn On the Startup Chime on Your New Mac

Since 1984, Apple computers played an endearing sound when powered on. This tone became a cultural calling card for the platform, but with the rise of automatically-booting Macs in 2016, Apple decided to remove this feature. …

How to Check If Your iPhone Was Refurbished

After buying a used iPhone, you might wonder about its history. When first sold, did it leave Apple as a brand new device or one that had been previously refurbished? Luckily, there’s an easy way to tell. Here’s how….

How to Find an App on Your iPhone or iPad Fast

Apple’s App Store features around two million apps for iPhone and iPad combined. If you’re like us, you probably have dozens of apps on your iOS or iPadOS device but have not had the chance to organize them all. You can easil…
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