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How to disable Optimized iCloud Drive storage with a single click

If you want to always keep iCloud Drives files available on your Mac, uncheck a box.

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How to use the augmented reality Measure app in iOS 12

Some of the first iPhone AR apps were made to measure stuff around your home and office. With iOS 12, Apple gives you a great built-in option.

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How to create and edit Memoji in iOS 12

It's an Animoji...of you! Create and edit your own custom avatar in iOS 12.

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How to use Bedtime Mode for Do Not Disturb in iOS 12

Sometimes you really want to make sure your phone doesn't grab your attention. That's what Bedtime Mode is all about.

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iOS 12: How to use Screen Time

Need to curb iPhone addiction or force yourself to focus? Here's how to do it.

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How to fix a 1Password sync problem

A popular password safe sometimes disconnects from its vault.

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How to sell or trade in your old iPhone

You can get cash for your iPhone from buyback sites, trade it in to your wireless carrier for a credit on future bills, or even swap it for a gift card to Target, Best Buy, Amazon, or Walmart.

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How to consolidate media from old apps into a single Photos library

If you want to consolidate old iPhoto and Aperture libraries, you need a third-party app to deal with the duplicates.

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How to transfer music between two iOS devices

Transferring files between two iOS devices—without using a third computer—is a little tricky

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Why you shouldn't rely on iCloud Drive as your only backup

You could wind up with data stored only in iCloud, offering a single point of failure.

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How to remove your FileVault recovery key from iCloud

You can use Apple iCloud for escrow, but here's how to store the key stored locally if you change your mind.

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How to add Z-Wave sensors to Ring Alarm

Adding a sensor to the Ring Alarm system is easy when you know how, but you should consider if it's really worth it.

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Amazon Echo Show: 10 essential tips

10 Echo Show tips for putting Alexa to work on a touchscreen.

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iOS 12: How to use the new Voice Memos app

Apple's native Voice Memos app looks simple, but with iOS 12, it's surprisingly versatile.

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The problems with older Apple displays and Thunderbolt 3 MacBook Pros

While you can connect many models of Apple displays to a laptop via USB-C, you can’t pass power, too, in a reliable manner.