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How to set up your iPhone for disaster alerts

Here’s how to set up your iPhone so you can filter out unwanted texts and call, but still get important alerts.

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Safari bookmark sync out of whack? Here’s the solution

If your bookmarks are always disappearing, the fix is easy to implement.

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How to markup and send a photo in iOS Messages

The iOS 11 Messages app requires a variety of tapping to get to the right place to send an annotated photo.

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How to empty your Safari Reading List

If you want to clear that list, you have to navigate deeply in iOS, or use a few simple clicks in macOS.

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How to choose a TV antenna

Attention cord cutters: This in-depth guide to HDTV antenna tech will help you find just the right model for tuning in free over-the-air broadcasts.

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How to better manage your iCloud file storage

Apple's iCloud is handy in that it lets you have access to your files on multiple devices that have internet access. But what's actually stored in iCloud isn't that obvious to the user.

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How Optimized iPhone Storage works with iCloud Photo Library

When you select an image or video, iOS downloads the full-resolution version.

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How to make sure you remove photos from iCloud Photo Library

Here's how to make sure your pictures are removed from iCloud Photo Library

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Hate iTunes 12.7 and want to be able to install and manage iOS apps in iTunes? Install iTunes 12.6.3

This unsupported version of iTunes gives you access to your apps on your iOS devices, as well as the ability to manage and buy iOS apps.

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How to stop your Mac from auto-connecting to a Wi-Fi network

If you use Wi-Fi hotspots, your Mac may try to reconnect to a service when you don't need it to. Here's how to stop that from happening.

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Apple File System FAQ: How APFS works with older Macs, encryption, external drives, and other questions

Your questions about APFS mounted up, and we have a pile of answers and advice.

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macOS High Sierra: Startup SSD volume must be APFS; other drives can wait

Apple upgrades your startup drive if it’s a pure SSD, but not otherwise; you can opt in external SSDs and HDDs.

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How to remove old sent messages from Mail in macOS

Your archive of sent messages can get pretty big. Here's a rule you can create to delete them after a certain period of time.

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How to create a bootable macOS High Sierra installer drive

Put the macOS High Sierra installer on an external USB thumb drive or hard drive and use it to install the operating system on a Mac.