How to Install iOS 11 Manually with IPSW Firmware and iTunes

How to Install iOS 11 Manually with IPSW Firmware and iTunes

While most users should update to iOS 11 using the standard software update mechanisms within Settings app or iTunes, another more technical option is available that utilizes device-specific firmware (IPSW) to install iOS 11 onto an iPhone or iPad. In general, using IPSW to update iOS system software is considered advanced and is therefore only…

7 of the Best iOS 11 Features You’ll Actually Use

7 of the Best iOS 11 Features You’ll Actually Use

iOS 11 includes many new features and a variety of subtle changes, but we’re going to highlight some of the best features available in iOS 11 for iPhone and iPad that you will actually use. From the ability to scan documents with your camera, improving the Control Center, to less distracted driving, better file handling,…

How to Manage & Sync iOS Apps Without iTunes on iPhone & iPad

How to Manage & Sync iOS Apps Without iTunes on iPhone & iPad

The latest version of iTunes removes the App Store and thus the ability to manage iOS apps on an iPhone or iPad directly through iTunes. Instead, Apple wants users to manage and sync their iOS apps directly on the iOS device itself through the built-in App Store. The removal of App Store and an Apps…

How to Prepare for iOS 11 the Right Way

How to Prepare for iOS 11 the Right Way

Planning on installing iOS 11 onto your iPhone or iPad when it becomes available on September 19? Then take a few moments to prepare your device for the iOS 11 update! This walkthrough will detail checking proper device compatibility, performing some simple house keeping and maintenance on an iPhone or iPad, backing up the device,…

How to AirDrop from Mac to iPhone or iPad

How to AirDrop from Mac to iPhone or iPad

Did you know you can use AirDrop to send pictures, videos, and files from a Mac to an iPhone or iPad? AirDrop between the Mac and an iOS device is fast and works very well, and it’s quite easy to use for wireless transmission of images, documents, and other data between different devices. This tutorial…

How to Compress Video on iPhone or iPad

How to Compress Video on iPhone or iPad

The iPhone and iPad can capture amazingly high definition video in 4K, 1080p, and 720p resolution, and while those movies will look fantastic they also create large file sizes. While you can always change the recording resolution of video in iOS ahead of time, another option is to compress video after the fact, thereby reducing…