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How to export and delete attachments from Messages

Apple offers several ways to work with attachments, if you can find them.

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How to tell whether a USB-C cable can carry high-wattage power and Thunderbolt 3 data

This many years into USB-C and Thunderbolt 3, it can still be confusing as what carries what.

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How to prepare your home for emergencies (like the one we’re going through right now)

These 15 tips will raise your home preparedness game and fortify your defenses against, well, just about anything.

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How to share your iPhone’s mobile connection by tethering or hotspot

If you need Wi-Fi on your Mac or iPad, here's how to share your iPhone's mobile data.

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How to use your iPhone as a webcam for video conferencing and virtual meetings

If you're in need a webcam for all the video conferences you're doing nowadays, your iPhone can carry the load.

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How to disable content blockers on a per-site basis in macOS Safari

Websites have become more aggressive about anti-blocker technology. Here’s what you can do.

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How to check if your Mac’s software is 32- or 64-bit

If you plan to use macOS beyond Mojave, you need to upgrade any 32-bit apps on your Mac to 64-bit. Here’s how to check for 32-bit apps on your Mac.

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macOS Catalina: How to delete images from manually-created albums in Photos

Apple changed how you delete media within a manually created album in Photos for macOS 10.15. Here’s the trick.

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How to stop iPhone videos from turning into a blurry mess on Android phones (and vice versa)

If you’ve ever sent a video to an Android friend, it probably ended up as a blurry, unwatchable mess. Here’s how to stop that from happening next time.

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How to make sure the Play/Pause button works on your Mac

There’s no good way to pin focus on a music app without help.

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How to make Group FaceTime calls on the iPhone, iPad, or Mac

Looking for an alternative to video conferencing apps like Zoom? Apple has an enticing option for iOS, iPadOS, and macOS users.

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Click to export albums from Photos for macOS? It’s not quite that easy

Photos for macOS lacks a straightforward album export option, but you can work around that limitation.

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How to multitask on the iPad: Split View, Slide Over, and more

Apple allows for a lot of multitasking options on its tablet, but it’s not always clear how to use them. We’re here to fix that.

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How to turn off and restart your iPhone 11, 11 Pro, X, XS, and XR

Have you tried turning it off and then on again?

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iOS 13: How to to customize your iMessage profile

iOS 13 lets you set a custom display name, photo, or Memoji that you can automatically send to contacts in Messages.