No personal hotspot option, fix

The Personal Hotspot feature lets you use your iPhone’s or iPad’s cellular data connection to connect your computers or other devices to the Internet. Some users reported that after updating to iOS 8 (and 8.1), their Personal Hotspot settings disappeared. In this article, I will explain all possible reasons why you may not see the option for […]

iOS 8.1 available, how to update

Apple released iOS 8.1 today. This update activates Apple Pay (iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus), supports all of the new continuity features (like SMS relay and instant hotspot), brings back the camera roll and fixes several bugs. If you want to update your device, here is how: Steps: Before installing, you may want to back […]

iOS 8, Hey Siri not working on iPhone or iPad, fix

The new iOS 8 “Hey Siri” feature allows users to ask Siri a question starting with “Hey Siri” without pressing the home button. Several users are reporting that they have been unable to use this feature. Are you saying “Hey Siri” but not getting any response from Siri? If you updated to iOS 8 and started experiencing […]

New in iOS 8: View desktop version of websites on iPhone / iPad

Many web sites are optimized for mobile devices (e.g. iPhone and iPad). Although mobile versions of websites can be great, usually these optimized versions offer less functionalities and simpler design layouts than the full (desktop) versions. iOS 8 now lets users request a desktop version of a mobile site. Here is how you can request the […]

FaceTime crashes after updating to iOS 8 on iPhone or iPad, fix

Several users have reported that they are having issues connecting FaceTime video calls. Specifically FaceTime users details that FaceTime crashes to a blue screen, which is followed by a reboot (restart) after updating to iOS 8. Fix: Update your device (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch) to the latest iOS version (Settings > General > Software Update). Restart […]

iOS 8: Wi-Fi not working, fix

Several users have reported an issue where iOS 8 update for the iPhone and iPad is causing Wi-Fi connectivity problems. Users are reporting: Unexpected/random Wi-Fi disconnects Not connecting to Wi-Fi No Internet Slow connection / poor performance If your Wi-Fi is not working, here is how to troubleshoot. Fix: Tap Settings > Wi-Fi and turn […]

Bluetooth forget this device setting grayed out or dim

Several users have reported a problem where the bluetooth setting to “Forget this Device” on the iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch appear grayed out or dim. Thus, users are unable to tap this setting. If you are having this problem, here is how you can troubleshoot thisBluetooth issue on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. Follow the […]

Can children under 13 have Apple IDs? How to create an Apple ID for a child

Q:Can kids under 13 create Apple IDs? A: An Apple ID is used to log into Apple’s products and services (e.g. iCloud, FaceTime, iTunes etc). Obtaining an Apple ID takes only minutes. Users can sign up at the My Apple ID webpage. Users can also have multiple Apple IDs. Children under 13 cannot sign up for […]