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How to transfer all your data from an old iPhone to a new iPhone

There are an extra couple of steps if you are transferring to a device that’s not fresh from the box.

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How to set Screen Time Communication Limits for kids in iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3

Apple enhanced some features to provide useful parental control over communications.

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Make the most of YouTube TV with these 14 tips

YouTube TV tips: Here's how to get the most out of Google's live TV streaming service.

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How to enable or disable Deep Fusion and Smart HDR on the iPhone 11

Between the two features, you have three options for how they’re available.

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What’s the difference between Save, Save As, and Duplicate in macOS apps?

Apple’s document-based apps and those of many other developers have three ways to save a file.

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How to perform backups more complicated than Time Machine allows

You may want something different or more involved than the built-in macOS technology provides.

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Which iPhone model do you have? Here’s where to look

You have an iPhone, but which particular iPhone do you have? Your model identifier numbers will tell you.

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Does Apple ID two-factor work if you leave the country?

It does, but make sure you know what devices and phone numbers you trust.

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How to delete autosaved file versions in macOS

Many apps automatically retain older versions for a period of time.

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Hate the screenshot floater in macOS? Here’s how to get rid of it

It’s a simple option, but you have to invoke a screen capture to find it.

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What the new iOS 13 Wi-Fi message means about nearby available networks

Apple now alerts you to “popular networks” in your area.

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How to add trusted phones to your Apple ID two-factor authentication

Whom do you trust enough to help you ensure access in a worst-case scenario?

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How to send large attachments with Mail Drop and other services

You must use your iCloud account and Apple’s Mail app together for Mail Drop, but it’s not the only way.

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iTunes Match, no Mac, a conundrum: Download!

You can use Google Play Music as a free alternative, but first have to extract your music.

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How to use a mouse on an iPad or iPhone

So long as you're running at least iOS 13 or iPadOS 13, you can now use a wired or wireless mouse with an iPad or iPhone. Watch Leif show you how.

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How to disable accounts on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch you sold or gave away

Sometimes a “dead” device has some life left in it.