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iOS 15: How to Set a Recovery Contact for Your Apple ID Account

Losing your Apple ID password can make your digital life a misery, because it can leave you locked out of the account that you use to manage your Apple devices, unable to access your iCloud data and manage your app and service subscriptions. In this scenario, Apple can't just reset your password for you, especially if your have two-factor authentication enabled. Setting up a recovery is one alternative solution, however in such cases you can't change your password unless you have a trusted s...
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Apple Seeds Fourth Betas of iOS and iPadOS 15.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the fourth betas of upcoming iOS 15.1 and iPadOS 15.1 betas to developers for testing purposes, one week after seeding the third betas and three weeks after releasing iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to the public. iOS and iPadOS 15.1 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper profile has been installed on an iPhone or iPad. SharePlay makes a return in iOS 15.1, with Apple once again testing the feature that was removed before the launch of i...
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How to Disable Annoying Apple TV Keyboard Notifications in iOS 15.1 and iPadOS 15.1

On the Apple TV, if you prefer not to input text using the Siri Remote you can use a nearby iPhone or iPad to type. Whenever a text field appears on the ‌Apple TV‌, a notification appears on the ‌iPhone‌ or ‌iPad‌, and after tapping the notification, you can use the on-screen keyboard on your iOS device to enter text on the ‌Apple TV‌. It used to be the case that you could disable these notifications if you started to find them annoying (and if you have several Apple TVs in the house with kid...
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iPhone owners should update to iOS 15.0.2 right now

Apple is advising iPhone and iPad owners to install its latest iOS and iPadOS update as it includes an important security patch and also several bug fixes.
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Mobile, News, Trends, iPhone Security, iOS 15


Apple Releases iOS 15.0.2 With Messages Photo Bug Fix, Security Update and More

Apple today released iOS 15.0.2, the second update to the iOS 15 operating system that was released in September. iOS 15.0.2 comes a week and a half after the launch of iOS 15.0.1, a bug fix update. The iOS 15.0.2 update can be downloaded for free and the software is available on all eligible devices over-the-air in the Settings app. To access the new software, go to Settings > General > Software Update. According to Apple's release notes, the update fixes an issue that could cause images sa...
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iOS 15: How to Get Notified If You Leave Your AirPods Pro Behind

In iOS 15, Apple added separation alerts to the Find My app, which let you know when you leave an AirTag or other Apple device behind. Thanks to an October 2021 firmware update, AirPods Pro now also support separation alerts. This article explains more about how they work and how you can set them up. Called "Notify When Left Behind," the ‌‌Find My‌‌ separation alerts in ‌iOS 15‌ let you know every time you are separated from your item at an unknown location, which can be helpful for items you...
Tags: Apple, AirPods Pro, Find My, iOS 15


Apple Stops Signing iOS 15.0 Following iOS 15.0.1 Release, Downgrading No Longer Possible

Following the release of iOS 15.0.1 on October 1, Apple has stopped signing iOS 15.0, the previously available version of iOS that saw a public release on September 20. With iOS 15.0 no longer being signed, it is not possible to downgrade to that version if you've already updated to iOS 15.0.1. Apple last week stopped signing iOS 14.8 as well, which means iOS 15.0.1 is the only publicly available version of iOS at this time, and those who have upgraded to iOS 15 cannot downgrade to iOS 14. A...
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How to Shoot ProRes Video on iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max

Apple's iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max models exclusively support a video recording feature called ProRes, which allows you to capture, edit, and share professional quality video. Here's how to enable it on your iPhone with the iOS 15.1 beta. Aimed at professionals, the ProRes codec offers higher color fidelity and less compression, and it is often used for commercials, feature films, and TV broadcasts, which is testament to the high quality results that it can achieve. A one-minute 10-bit HDR Pr...
Tags: Apple, Max, iPhone 13 Pro, iOS 15, Max Time


iOS 15’s Focus mode blends simplicity and depth. Here’s how to use it properly

Apple’s iOS 15 brings Focus mode to help you block distracting notifications. It’s highly customizable, but still has oodles of simplicity where you need it.
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Mobile, Trends, Focus, Do Not Disturb, Focus Mode, iOS 15


Google to Fix Bug That Disables Safari AMP Search Results on iOS 15 Devices

A bug in iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 is preventing Safari from loading AMP links for Google search results, but the issue is not intentional and Google is preparing a fix that's set to be released in the near future. Developer Jeff Johnson today published a blog post speculating on whether Google had intentionally disabled AMP links for Google search results in Safari on devices running ‌iOS 15‌ (via MacStories) after he noticed their disappearance. As he noted, Safari's Google search results do n...
Tags: Google, Safari, Johnson, AMP, Danny Sullivan, Sullivan, Jeff Johnson, iOS 15


iOS 15 Features, Tips, and Tricks You Probably Don't Know

With the release of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 on September 20, Apple introduced millions of users to several of its new tentpole features for iPhone and iPad, such as Focus Mode, Notification Summary, a redesigned Safari, and more. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. But beyond the headline features, Apple has also made numerous tweaks and changes to its mobile operating systems that aim to make the time you spend using your ‌iPhone‌ or ‌iPad‌ more efficient, more fun...
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iOS 15: 50 Tips, Tricks and Hidden Features

With the release of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 on September 20, Apple introduced millions of users to several of its new tentpole features for iPhone and iPad, such as Focus Mode, Notification Summary, a redesigned Safari, and more. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. But beyond the headline features, Apple has also made numerous tweaks and changes to its mobile operating systems that aim to make the time you spend using your ‌iPhone‌ or ‌iPad‌ more efficient, more fun...
Tags: Apple, Google, Featured, Washington, Siri, Safari, Facetime, Apple Music, Exif, Dolby Atmos, Voice Memos, Control Center, MacRumors YouTube, Split View, Time Zone, Memoji


Everything New in iOS 15.1 Beta 3: ProRes Video and Macro Mode Toggle for iPhone 13 Pro Users

Apple today released the third beta of iOS 15.1 to developers for testing purposes, and the update introduces some new camera features for iPhone 13 Pro users. ProRes Video Today's beta adds support for ProRes video capture with the standard iPhone camera app. It can be toggled on by opening up the Settings app and selecting the "Camera" section. From there, tap on "Formats" and toggle on "Apple ProRes." ProRes capture is limited to 30fps at 1080p on devices with only 128GB of storage, ...
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Apple Seeds Third Betas of iOS and iPadOS 15.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the third betas of upcoming iOS 15.1 and iPadOS 15.1 betas to developers for testing purposes, one week after seeding the second betas and two weeks after releasing iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to the public. iOS and iPadOS 15.1 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper profile has been installed on an iPhone or iPad. SharePlay makes a return in iOS 15.1, with Apple once again testing the feature that was removed before the launch of iO...
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United Airlines Integrates With Apple's Health App for COVID-19 Vaccination Verification

United Airlines today announced that its Travel-Ready Center is offering Apple Health app integration to make it easier for customers to share their verified vaccination records ahead of traveling. Apple in iOS 15 added a feature that lets iPhone owners add their SMART Health Card formatted vaccination records to the Apple Health app, with those records able to be used for vaccine verification purposes. Apple also introduced new Health Record sharing features, which United is taking advantage...
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iOS 15 Suffering From Several Bugs as Adoption Rises to Nearly 20%

iOS 15 adoption has reached an estimated 19.3% since the software update was released September 20, according to mobile analytics company Mixpanel. Mixpanel measures iOS adoption based on visits to websites and apps that use its mobile analytics SDKs, so the data is not official. Apple has yet to share iOS 15 adoption stats, having last reported an 85% adoption rate for iOS 14 back in June. iOS 15 adoption appears to remain slower than iOS 14 adoption so far, and there are likely several rea...
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iOS 15 Adoption Estimated at Nearly 20% as Users Encounter Several Early Bugs

iOS 15 adoption has reached an estimated 19.3% since the software update was released September 20, according to mobile analytics company Mixpanel. Mixpanel measures iOS adoption based on visits to websites and apps that use its mobile analytics SDKs, so the data is not official. Apple has yet to share iOS 15 adoption stats, having last reported an 85% adoption rate for iOS 14 back in June. iOS 15 adoption appears to remain slower than iOS 14 adoption so far, and there are likely several rea...
Tags: Apple, Mixpanel, MixPanel MixPanel, iOS 15


iOS 15 tips and tricks: Make the most of your iPhone

Apple has released iOS 15, introducing a range of useful new features, from SharePlay to Focus mode. We explain how to make the most of the operating system.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, How-to, Apple Iphone, Apple iOS, iOS 15, Apple iOS 15, iOS 15 tips


iOS 15 and iPhone 13 Causing CarPlay Issues for Some Users

Adding to the list of issues facing iOS 15 and iPhone 13 users, a new, seemingly widespread bug is causing CarPlay to suddenly crash whenever a user attempts to play music, such as through Apple Music or third-party providers like Spotify. Dozens of posts on Apple Support [1],[2],[3],[4],[5],[6], the MacRumors Forums [ ],[ ],[ ],[ ], and Twitter include users complaining that only on their new ‌iPhone 13‌ does ‌CarPlay‌ not work correctly. According to users, attempting to play music from an...
Tags: Apple, Google, Spotify, Audi, Carplay, Apple Music, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, iOS 15, HomePod HomeKit CarPlay Home Auto Technology


iOS 15 Messages Bug Causes Saved Photos to Be Deleted

A serious bug in the iOS 15 Messages app can cause some saved photos to be deleted, according to multiple complaints we've heard from MacRumors readers and Twitter users. If you save a photo from a Messages thread and then go on to delete that thread, the next time an iCloud Backup is performed, the photo will disappear. Even though the image is saved to your personal iCloud Photo Library, it appears to still be linked to the Messages app in ‌iOS 15‌, and saving it does not persist through t...
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iOS 15 Doesn't Offer a Way to Disable Apple TV Keyboard Notifications

iOS 15 was released last week with a long list of new features, but there is one change that is proving to be an annoyance to users. On the Apple TV, users who prefer not to input text using the Siri Remote can use a nearby iPhone or iPad to type. Whenever a text field appears on the Apple TV, a notification appears on the iPhone or iPad, and after tapping the notification, users can use the on-screen keyboard on the iPhone or iPad to enter text on the Apple TV. The issue is that iOS 15 and ...
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Second iOS 15.1 and iPadOS 15.1 Betas Now Available to Public Testers

Apple today seeded the second public betas of upcoming iOS 15.1 and iPadOS 15.1 betas, one week after seeding the first betas and a little over a week after releasing iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to the public. Public beta testers who have signed up for Apple's beta testing program can download the iOS and ‌iPadOS 15.1‌ updates over the air after installing the proper certificate from the Public Beta website. SharePlay makes a return in iOS 15.1, with Apple once again testing the feature that was re...
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Some iPhone 13 Users Reporting Intermittent Touch Issues, Older Models Also Affected After Updating to iOS 15

Some new iPhone 13 users are reporting intermittent touch issues on their new devices, a phenomenon where the iPhone does not respond to touch inputs by the user, sometimes requiring an entire device force restart to solve, or in other cases, repeated taps to trigger the system to react. Posts on , , Twitter, and Apple Support include reports of ‌iPhone 13‌ customers having touch sensitivity issues on their new phones. Users report problems with tap to wake, where the ‌iPhone‌ doesn't respo...
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Apple Seeds Second Betas of iOS and iPadOS 15.1 to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available]

Apple today seeded the second betas of upcoming iOS 15.1 and iPadOS 15.1 betas to developers for testing purposes, one week after seeding the first betas and just over a week after releasing iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to the public. iOS and iPadOS 15.1 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper profile has been installed on an iPhone or iPad. SharePlay makes a return in iOS 15.1, with Apple once again testing the feature that was removed before the launch...
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Apple Seeds Second Betas of iOS and iPadOS 15.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the second betas of upcoming iOS 15.1 and iPadOS 15.1 betas to developers for testing purposes, one week after seeding the first betas and just over a week after releasing iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to the public. iOS and iPadOS 15.1 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper profile has been installed on an iPhone or iPad. SharePlay makes a return in iOS 15.1, with Apple once again testing the feature that was removed before the launch...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Maryland, Dolby Atmos, Cerner, Walmart Sam s Club, iOS 15, SMART Health Cards, California Louisiana New York Virginia Hawaii, CVS Health Healthcare


iOS 15.1 Beta 2 Fixes Bug Preventing iPhone 13 Users From Unlocking With Apple Watch When Masked

Apple today seeded the second beta of iOS 15.1 to developers, and the update includes a fix for an annoying bug that's been affecting iPhone 13 owners who also have an Apple Watch. With beta 2, the Unlock with Apple Watch feature that was broken has been fixed, and an authenticated Apple Watch can once again be used to unlock an ‌iPhone 13‌ model when wearing a mask. Prior to the update, attempting to enable the Unlock with Apple Watch feature under Settings > Face ID & Passcode would resul...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Apple Watch, Beta, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, iOS 15


Common iOS 15 problems and how to fix them

iOS 15 has brought many new features to Apple devices, but a few new problems, too. Here's what's been going wrong with iOS 15 and how you can fix those issues.
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How to use the new Hide My Email feature in iOS 15 to keep your email address private on online forms and services

The "Hide My Email" feature in iOS 15 can help keep your data safe online. Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images Apple's "Hide My Email" feature lets you create fake email addresses that keep your real email private. You can use Hide My Email when signing up for new services with your Apple ID or when filling out forms. Any email sent to your fake addresses can be forwarded to your real one. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Online privacy is incredibly important, but...
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iPhone 13 Pro: How to Shoot Macro Photography

With the launch of the iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max, Apple introduced Macro mode, a new camera feature that's exclusive to the Pro models and brings the immensely detailed world of close-up macro photography to iPhones for the first time. Keep reading to learn how it works. With Macro mode enabled, you can take pictures or video of subjects that are as close as 2cm to your iPhone's camera lens, which means you can now take shots of flowers, textures, insects, or pretty much anything small or at ...
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How to make Tab Groups in Safari on your iPhone with iOS 15 or Mac with Safari 15, and keep your tabs organized

Tab Groups are a new feature in Safari. Isabel Pavia/Getty Images You can make Tab Groups in Safari on both your iPhone and Mac computer. Tab Groups are like folders, and let you better organize all of your Safari tabs. You can give your Safari Tab Groups custom names, and make them "Private" as well. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Most internet browsers let you make Tab Groups. These are like folders for your tabs - they let you keep a set of tabs in one loca...
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