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How to share a password via AirDrop from iOS 14, iPadOS 14, or macOS

Apple makes it easy to pass a password securely and wirelessly to someone in your vicinity.

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How to make your iPhone ‘Aesthetic’ with iOS 14

By using Shortcuts together with custom Widgets and the App Library, you can build a totally unique home screen look. In this video Jason walks us through the steps on how to set it all up.

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Your scanner won’t work with Image Capture? Disable a network setting on your all-in-one

Trying to use a scanner on your Mac and the Image Capture app doesn’t work? Here’s a possible fix.

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How to set up Medical ID on your iPhone

Many iPhone features are convenient or even important, but this one can literally save your life.

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How to prepare your digital assets in case of death

Someone’s passing could leave their data and devices locked up forever. But there are some preparations and techniques you could try.

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How to recover iPhone and iPad data from a backup without the device’s passcode

For yourself or someone who has passed away, you might need this backup plan.

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How to toggle location precision for apps in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14

The latest OS provides even more privacy related to how closely apps can track your location.

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How to cope with PowerPoint and Keynote limitations with videoconferencing software

It’s not you: you can’t see a PowerPoint or Keynote presentation and your notes except in full-screen mode. You’d think this would be the most obvious feature in the world, but it remains absent decades into the development of both apps—and months into the pandemic.

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Caller ID verification could be coming to the iPhone soon

STIR and SHAKEN finally result in some truly identified Caller ID.

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How to watch Apple’s October 13 ‘Hi, Speed’ event

The event will broadcast online and is available for everyone to watch. It starts at 10 a.m. PT, and will probably go beyond an hour, so plan accordingly.

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Troubleshooting tips for using an old iMac as an external display for a Thunderbolt 3 Mac

Old iMacs never die, their screens just fade away. But use them in the meantime!

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Apple's pay services explained and how to find and change payment methods

What’s the difference between Apple Card, Apple Cash etc.? And Apple splits payment in multiple places, sometimes making it hard to track down

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How to format a thumb drive for both Mac and Windows

The Mac/Windows-compatible ExFat format allows larger file sizes than the old FAT32.

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Can’t print to an office printer? You may need to enter an access code in macOS

Some office printers require a code for print jobs to proceed.

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How to make your iPhone ‘Aesthetic’ with iOS 14

By using Shortcuts together with custom Widgets and the App Library, you can build a totally unique home screen look.

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How to fix an old iPhoto problem with location names

Did you give a custom name to a location, and now want to replace it? Here's how.