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How to Use FaceTime Effects on iPhone & iPad Video Chats

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Do you use FaceTime to video call your friends, family, colleagues, and relatives from your iPhone or iPad? If so, you can make your video chats more engaging and fun with the various FaceTime effects that Apple has to offer.

There are plenty of video calling services available today like Skype, Zoom, Facebook, etc. but Apple stands out from the rest of the competition by offering a seamless experience for iOS, iPadOS, and MacOS users, and with neat features like FaceTime effects. On supported iPhone and iPad devices, you can use Animojis and Memojis to mask…

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How to Use the Compact Call Interface on iPhone in iOS 14

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How often have phone calls interrupted what you were doing while using your iPhone? Maybe you were reading an article, or writing an important email, and suddenly the whole screen is taken over by an incoming phone call. Sure, you can send the call to voicemail but that may be rude on undesirable, depending on who is calling. Regardless, we’ve all been there at some point, but this shouldn’t be an issue anymore because of the compact call interface that has been introduced to iPhone in iOS 14 and later.

Until recently, whenever you received a phone call…

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How to Stop Moving & Resizing Faces in Group FaceTime on iPhone & iPad

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If you use Group FaceTime, you’re probably aware of how the face tiles move around and resize based on who’s actively speaking. This may be considered as a good feature by some, but for the others, they may rather that Group FaceTime does not move around and resize depending on who is active. Regardless of how you feel about this feature, there’s an option to disable it (or enable it) during your iPhone or iPad video calls.

For those who are less familiar with this feature, whenever you’re in a group video call over FaceTime, the face tiles of the…

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Group FaceTime Not Working on iPhone? Here’s How to Troubleshoot & Fix

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Ever had a problem with Group FaceTime not working as expected on your iPhone or iPad? It happens, but chances are you’ll be able to resolve the issue with some troubleshooting tricks.

Apple’s Group FaceTime feature offers a fun, free, and convenient way to video call up to 32 other people who uses an iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or Mac. If you’re keen on staying connected with your friends and family during time apart, you might have already tried or considered using FaceTime for group video calls.

In some cases however, you could run into a situation where…

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FaceTime Hanging Up & Disconnecting Randomly on iPhone or iPad? Here’s the Fix

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Some iPhone and iPad users may occasionally run into a frustrating issue where FaceTime calls keep hanging up, dropping connections, disconnecting, or otherwise failing, usually after being on a successful FaceTime call for a few seconds.

If you’re experiencing issues with FaceTime dropping calls, random disconnections, and hang ups, then read on to help troubleshoot the problem on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

How to Fix FaceTime Hanging Up & Disconnecting on iPhone and iPad

Regardless of which iPhone or iPad model you have, the following tips should help to…

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How to Make FaceTime Calls from Apple Watch

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Making FaceTime calls on your Apple Watch might not seem like something you would do, especially considering there’s no camera built into it (yet anyway). But FaceTime does more than video calls – it can make crystal clear audio calls over the internet, too. And your Apple Watch has a high quality speaker and a microphone.

Or, even better, why not make calls using AirPods and Apple Watch? However you decide to do it, making a FaceTime audio call on your Apple Watch is super easy.

Just like making FaceTime audio calls from a Mac, iPhone or iPad, there are a…

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FaceTime Not Working on iPhone or iPad? Here’s How to Fix & Troubleshoot

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Apple’s FaceTime feature offers a free and convenient way to make video calls with other iPhone, iPad, and Mac users. Although it works seamlessly for the most part, you could occasionally run into FaceTime problems and connectivity-related issues.

In some cases, you may find a situation where you’re unable to start or join FaceTime video and audio calls. Or, you could get disconnected while you’re in the middle of a FaceTime call. This gets even more frustrating when you’re unable to figure out the reason why you’re experiencing issues, and there…

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How to Change FaceTime Caller ID on iPhone & iPad

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Whenever you make a FaceTime call on an iPhone or iPad the person you are calling will see your caller ID. That ID could be your phone number, or an email address associated with your device, but if it’s one that they don’t already have saved as a contact they won’t know it’s you. It’s important to make sure your caller ID is correct for that reason, otherwise someone may not answer your FaceTime calls. So, what if you want to change you FaceTime caller ID on iPhone or iPad? It turns out that’s pretty easy, as we’ll show you.


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How to Answer Phone Calls on AirPods

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Handling phone calls with AirPods and AirPods Pro is a wonderfully convenient feature to use.

If you’re wearing AirPods and receive a phone call, you might wish to answer a phone call while wearing the AirPods earbuds.

And of course you can also hang up phone calls with AirPods too, so you’re not going to be stuck on a phone call that you answered and now want to get off of.

Naturally you must have setup AirPods with iPhone or AirPods Pro to be able to use this feature, as a lack of cellular capability will not allow for phone calls to arrive to the iPhone…

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