iOS: Contact Search Not Working on iPhone or iPad?

Several users have reported problems with the iOS Contacts app. Some users have reported an issue in which iPhone or iPad’s contact app freezes during a contact search.  Others have stated that conducting a search always yields “No Results”. Furthermore, some users stated that they started having this problem after updating their iOS software to the latest version. See … Read more

iPod Touch 5th Generation Won’t Turn On? Fix

You press the power button and nothing happens? Does your device not respond?  Does your iPod just display a black screen? Do not worry. This can be easily fixed in a few seconds. Here is how to restart your unresponsive iPad touch: 1-It may be that your battery  is completely drained. If your device’s battery is totally dead, it … Read more

How To Delete Your iCloud Backups

iCloud backups all your devices by default. This article explains how to delete an iOS device backup from your iCloud backups. This will let you free up iCloud space, especially if you have multiple Apple devices. You may have backups from your old devices that you no longer use or own. Apple offers 5gb of free … Read more

How To Open Winmail.dat Attachments (Mac OS X)?

Did you receive an email that included an attachment with “winmail.dat” in the name. This may happen if the email message was sent to you by someone using a incorrectly configured Microsoft email app like Outlook. Incorrectly configured Microsofts Outlook e-mail app may send e-mails in the “Transport Neutral Encapsulation Format” (TNEF), named “winmail.dat”. This occurred because the … Read more

How to Mute Text Notifications For Individual or Group Message Conversations

When you receive a text message, you will be alerted with a sound. You may silence these alerts while your iPhone (or iPad) is locked, if you turn on “Do Not Disturb”.  You may also turn off message notifications by going to Settings > Notifications > Messages > Allow Notifications.  However these options will mute … Read more

iOS Message Notifications: Contact Names Missing

Some users have stated that text message notifications show the phone number rather than the contact name after updating to iOS 9. Reported problems include, but are not limited to: Only iMessages do not display the name Only certain/random contact names are missing How to fix missing contact names Here is how you can fix this problem. Please, … Read more

Connection Insecure: Unable to access / add email accounts

Several Mac users have reported an issue in which email accounts (Yahoo or Gmail etc) cannot be added. Users receive the following error message: Connection Insecure Failed to verify the server certificate. This could be because of your network configuration or your proxy settings. You may also see experience this problem when you want to send … Read more