How to identify, avoid and report phishing

Check out these tips to avoid phishing scams and learn what to do if you think that you’ve received a suspicious or fake email. Is this email legitimate? If you receive an email about an App Store or iTunes Store purchase, and you’re not sure whether it is real, you can look for a couple…

How to clear cache, cookies and history on your iPhone

Here’s how to delete your history, cache and cookies and browse Safari privately on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.  Delete history, cache and cookies Here’s how to clear information from your device: Go to Settings > Safari Tap Clear History and Website Data. Note that clearing your history, cookies, and browsing data from…

How to use Presenter Mode in Pages iOS

Nervous about your big speech? Try using your iPad or iPhone as a teleprompter. Presenter mode in Pages auto-scrolls your document while you read it out loud. Note: Presenter mode displays body text only. You don’t see text in text boxes, shapes, captions, tables, headers, or other objects. Tap , then tap Presenter Mode. Do one of the…

How to force quit an app on Mac

Not sure why an app stopped responding on your Mac? You can always resort to Force Quit and start again. Keep in mind that you’ll lose any unsaved data.    How to force an app to quit Press these three keys together: Option, Command, and Esc (Escape). This is similar to pressing Control-Alt-Delete on…

How to use Dictation in Apple Notes

If your ideas are popping up faster than you can type, try dictating your thoughts into the Notes app instead. You can even add punctuation and formatting with your voice.  You can use dictation instead of your keyboard to enter text with many apps and features that use the iOS keyboard.   Dictate text…

How to drag and drop on iPad

Learn how to use drag and drop on your iPad to easily move photos, text, files and other items from one app to another.    Drag and drop between apps With drag and drop, you can move text, photos, and files from one app to another. For example, you can drag text from Safari…

How to use your Apple Watch

A guide to using the Digital Crown, side button and gestures to get the most from your Apple Watch. Learn how to respond to messages, catch up on your notifications, change settings in Control Center and use Apple Pay.    Topics covered in this video guide: 0:05 Messages and notifications 1:15 Control Center 1:35…