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Is there a way to block certain incoming texts in iOS?

Is there a way to block certain incoming texts in iOS? | Macworld <!– –> <!– –> ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. Apple “); }); try { $(“div.lazyload_blox_ad”).lazyLoadAd({ threshold : 0, // You can set threshold on how close to the edge ad…

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How to Access iCloud Online

Lose your iPhone? Want to access photos on the PC? Browse to iCloud.com for files and other items that have been backed up from your Apple devices. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. If you own an iOS device or Mac, you may be using iCloud to back up and synchronize your email, calendar, contacts, and other personal items. But what if you want to view and…

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How to print photos at a larger size

If you’ve taken a great photo or someone has sent you one by email, then there’s a good chance that you might want to print it out. While this can seem straightforward, getting results that match the size you had in mind might prove trickier than you first thought. We show you the simple way to have Windows print photos at larger sizes. Selecting photo sizes in Windows Windows 10, 8, and 7 all have a built-in way to print images.…

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How to get out of iOS public beta program

How to get out of iOS public beta program | Macworld <!– –> <!– –> ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); Apple made it easy to get on the public beta train, but make sure to hop off when you want to. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. Apple “);…

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How to watch the UEFA Nations League without Sky Sports

International football in Europe has a new brand. The UEFA Nations League is designed to jazz up international friendlies into a competitive tournament that runs over the 2018/2019 season. You can view all the UEFA Nations League fixtures here.   The final isn’t until 9 June, so it’s on for the next few months in the international breaks in the regular football season. The England matches are easy to watch in the UK – here’s how. When is England playing?…

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21 Cool Tricks and Secret Gems Inside Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger is so much more than a mere chat app. Learn the best tips and tricks to turn yourself into a power user. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. Facebook’s standalone messaging platform, the aptly named Facebook Messenger, has become almost as popular as Facebook itself. It now enjoys over a billion monthly users. That’s pretty impressive. But Zuck & Co. appear to have far bigger…

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How to Create Memoji on iPhone X in iOS 12

You know how to create an Animoji on iPhone based on your expressions. Now, create a Memoji in iOS 12 on iPhone X, XS, or XS Max that looks just like you. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. With iOS 11, Apple introduced the ability to bring built-in Animoji to life on an iPhone X with your own words and facial expressions. Now iOS 12 allows you…

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It’s time to switch your Mac backups from Time Capsule to Time Machine volumes

It’s time to switch your Mac backups from Time Capsule to Time Machine volumes | Macworld <!– –> <!– –> ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); Replace the Time Capsule before its storage device fails on you. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. Apple “); }); try { $(“div.lazyload_blox_ad”).lazyLoadAd({ threshold…

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Can’t find a file in macOS? Here’s what to do

Can’t find a file in macOS? Here’s what to do | Macworld <!– –> <!– –> ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); It’s time to use the Terminal. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. Apple “); }); try { $(“div.lazyload_blox_ad”).lazyLoadAd({ threshold : 0, // You can set threshold on how…

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How to block pop ups in Windows

A reader asked us a simple question that, well, isn’t so simple. ‘How do I block pop up windows in Windows 7 and Windows 8?’ he said. That and no more. It’s not simple because it is such a broad question. So we’ve taken a broad approach. In this article I’ll show you how to prevent pop ups appearing when you are browsing the web with Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome, when using Windows 7 or Windows 8. I’ll also…

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Google Home Routines: How to put them to use

Unless you’ve dug deep into the settings menu for Google Home, you might not know about the smart speaker’s most powerful feature. It’s called Routines, and it allows you to execute multiple actions with a single voice command. For example, you can have Google Assistant announce the weather, a personalized traffic report, and news updates while you get ready for work, or have it dim your smart light bulbs and play some relaxing music a few minutes before bedtime. These…

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Excel’s top 12 most popular formulas with examples

Excel has over 475 formulas in its Functions Library, from simple mathematics to very complex statistical, logical, and engineering tasks such as IF statements (one of our perennial favorite stories); AND, OR, NOT functions; COUNT, AVERAGE, and MIN/MAX. The basic functions covered below are the top 12 most popular formulas in Excel. To help you learn, we’ve also provided a spreadsheet with all the formula examples we cover below.  download This workbook has a tab for each popular formula covered…

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Why does Apple’s two-factor sign-in think you’re hundreds of miles away?

Why does Apple’s two-factor sign-in think you’re hundreds of miles away? | Macworld <!– –> <!– –> ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); Apple’s 2FA doesn’t use GPS, which results in locations that aren’t exactly where you are. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. Apple “); }); try { $(“div.lazyload_blox_ad”).lazyLoadAd({…

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How to back up drivers in Windows

If you’re formatting your PC or upgrading your hard drive to an SSD, making a back-up of your drivers is going to save you a whole lot of time. Read on to find out how. As any long-time Windows user will know, the operating system gets progressively more sluggish over time. It isn’t always Microsoft’s fault, of course. Your hard drive may fill up, or you may choose to install lots of programs and apps which start with Windows and…

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How to Watch Google Live Stream: ‘Made by Google’ Launch Event

Google will live stream its annual hardware event, ‘Made by Google’, from 4pm BST (11am EDT) on Tuesday 9 October 2018. You can watch that live stream at the top of this page. Expected to headline at the event are the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, the 2018 revisions to Google’s own-brand smartphones. We should see the addition of wireless charging and a pair of wired Pixel Bud headphones in the box, plus some improvements to performance and photography, now with…

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How to make printer colours match display

It can be frustrating to have a great image on your Windows PC, but find that when you print out a paper copy the colours aren’t the same. There are a number of reasons this can happen – a badly calibrated monitor or printer, the type of paper you use, using old or incorrect printer drivers, or simply too many colours in the original image – but there are a few steps you can take to remedy the situation or…

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Accidentally merged a set of photos in iCloud Photo Library? Here’s a fix

Accidentally merged a set of photos in iCloud Photo Library? Here’s a fix | Macworld <!– –> <!– –> ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); There are a couple of ways you can unmix a set of pictures in Apple’s Photos app. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. Apple “);…

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29 Spotify Tips to Trick Out Your Music Streaming

1 Create a Spotify Playlist The most basic of tasks you’ll want to master on Spotify is how to create a playlist, but playlist creation differs for Premium and ad-supported users, so here’s step-by-step guide to get you started. 2 Assisted Playlisting You’ve been able to create playlists on mobile devices for a while, but a new AI-backed “assisted playlisting” capability uses machine learning for more customized playlists. When you create a new playlist, the Spotify app will now analyze…

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How to Play Games on an Old, Low-End PC

While many PC enthusiasts look to high-end units or trick out their own custom rigs with the latest hardware, some of us are cursed with integrated graphics and two gigs of RAM. Though we have previously found a way to build a gaming PC for less than $1,000, not everyone is going to take the time to piece that together. But just because you have an ancient, crappy laptop doesn’t mean you can’t play games—it just means you’ll have to…

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How to Watch The Walking Dead ‘A New Beginning’ Free Online or on TV

The war with Negan is over, so what next (click here for spoilers)? Season 9 of The Walking Dead returns to AMC and Fox UK in early October with ‘A New Beginning‘, and here’s how you can watch episode 1 completely free online or on TV. The series is broadcast a day earlier in the US than it is here in the UK, so while the first broadcast actually takes place on 7 October on AMC, in the UK you’ll be…

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