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How to connect your iPhone or iPad to your TV

Try these options when you want to mirror iPhone or iPad content on a bigger screen.

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How to use a mouse with your iPad or iPhone

Apple greatly improved the experience of using a Bluetooth mouse with iPadOS and iOS 13.4—less so with a wired one. We've updated our guide with the changes.

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How to add a second screen to your Mac or MacBook

If you’re having to adjust to remote work for coronavirus precautions, hooking up a second monitor to your Mac is one of the best ways to go about it.

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How to pair a Magic Trackpad with an iPad and use gestures

You can now use a trackpad and Mac-like gestures with iPadOS, and you don't even have to buy Apple's pricey Smart Keyboard case to do it.

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Don’t want your email addressed auto-completed in Safari? Here’s how to disable it

Unfortunately, you can’t selectively disable autocompletion.

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Tips for the Mac user new to working from home

Learn about the tools, techniques, and behaviors that can help you work more efficiently on your Mac or iPad from home.

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How to get your iPhone, iPad, and Mac repaired if your Apple Store is closed

You usually take your device to your local Apple Store to get it fixed, but COVID-19 has them all closed. What now?

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How to use any Thunderbolt device on any Thunderbolt Mac—and we mean any

An Apple adapter and the proper Thunderbolt dock let your Mac to handle any generation Thunderbolt device, including bus-power-only peripherals.

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How to change the location tracking settings in iOS 13 and iPad OS 13

iOS and iPadOS may relaunch force-quit apps that are approved for always tracking your location.

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How to work around a Photos bug in macOS Catalina that thinks an image or movie remains in an album

A bug in tracking the state of photos and videos can mess up your smart albums.

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How to reset an Apple TV after a split, sale, or other change

Apple TV apps, just like those in iOS and iPadOS, retain registration information about the initial downloader.

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How to protect your Mac against attack and disaster

Our data is vulnerable to hardware failure and lapses in trust. Here are a few things you can do to protect yourself.

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TV tech terms demystified, part one: Screen size, resolution, and speed

Don't be befuddled by the alphabet soup of acronyms, spec charts, and feature lists you'll encounter when shopping for a new TV. This guide series explains it all in plain language.

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How to move email from your Mac to a mail server for iPhone and iPad access

It’s just a matter of drag and drop—and available storage.

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How to disable Wi-Fi on an iPhone or iPad and always use cellular data

The Wi-Fi on/off switch is the key, rather than the more convenient Control Center button.