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Kathy McGraw

Girl gamer, bookish sort, sci-fi and fantasy lover and writer. Now creating helpful content for Mobile Nations.

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How to turn off Find My iPhone and Activation Lock
Mastering iCloud

How to turn off Find My iPhone and Activation Lock

Kathy McGraw and Rene Ritchie 11

With Find my iPhone you can keep track of all your Apple devices and even remotely wipe them if they ever get lost or stolen. If you ever need to restore your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch in iTunes, however, or if you ever want to sell or give it away, you'll need to disable Find my iPhone (or iPad) first. That's because Find my iPhone (or iPad) also governs Activation Lock, Apple's...

How to make unconfirmed events show up in your Calendar app
Mastering Calendar

How to make unconfirmed events show up in your Calendar app

Kathy McGraw 2

By default, the Calendar app on your iPhone or iPad won't show events you haven't confirmed on your calendar view. If you don't like this behavior and would like to see all events — declined or not — in all calendar views on your iPhone or iPad, all you've got to do is change a setting. Here's how! When you choose to show declined events in the Calendar app, you won't actually...