iCloud Back Up Now Greyed Out
Fixes for iCloud Back Up Now Greyed Out

By Emily Watson, Friday, September 22, 2017

Apple has provided iOS users with two ways to back up iPhone/iPad/iPod. That being said, they are iTunes backup and iCloud backup. Since iCloud backup is auto-encrypted and can be directly performed on iOS devices, it becomes a more popular backup method. However, some have repor......

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Back up to iCloud
Why My iPhone Won't Back up to iCloud

By Carrie Murray, Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Many users back up their iPhone to iCloud everyday and sometimes they find that the iPhone won't back up to iCloud. It could be that the iDevice won't automatically backup at night or when you try to create a backup manually, you get alerts: "iPhone backup failed&quo......

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Fix iCloud Sync Issues
How to Fix iCloud Sync Issues

By Emily Watson, Friday, May 12, 2017

What is iCloud? It is simply a service that keeps all your devices in sync. iCloud is undoubtedly a helpful feature for Apple fans in terms of the security of personal data. With the assistance of iCloud, what's important to us can be synced, uploaded and saved in iCloud as w......

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Google Drive on iPhone
Alternatives to iCloud to Save iPhone Data

By Carrie Murray, Thursday, May 11, 2017

iCloud is supposed to be the first cloud storage choice for iPhone users to save data. Yet there are many iPhone owners who are thinking about ditching iCloud for various reasons. If you are one of them, you may be looking for the best iCloud alternative for backing up your iPhon......

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Enable iCloud Keychain
Guide to Use iCloud Keychain on iOS Devices

By Carrie Murray, Wednesday, May 10, 2017

What's iCloud Keychain? iCloud Keychain is Apple's passwords management method that stores your Safari website usernames and passwords, credit card information(card numbers & expiration dates), and Wi-Fi network information and syncs them across all of your approved i......

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Family Sharing Share Photos
Easily Share Things with Family Sharing

By Carrie Murray, Wednesday, May 10, 2017

After you have set up Family Sharing with your families, you can now share things with your loved ones. With Family Sharing, you can share:Purchases from iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store;Apple Music Family membership;Calendars and reminders;iCloud photos;Locations.See how to......

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iCloud Photo Sharing
iCloud Photo Sharing: Share Your Life

By Emily Watson, Tuesday, May 09, 2017

iCloud Photo Sharing is a favorable service that associates with your iCloud, allowing iOS users to share their lives with beloved ones. Users can invite up to 100 people to join in, make comments, and even add their own shots together in a shared album in which it is able to hol......

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Family Sharing Setup
How to Get started with Family Sharing

By Carrie Murray, Monday, May 08, 2017

Since iOS 8, Family Sharing was introduced to enable users to share purchased contents (music, books, movies, TV shows, apps) as well as iCloud photos, locations, calendars among a group of family members. It is convenient and thanks to its "Ask to Buy" feature, parents......

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Use Photo Stream
How to Manage Photos on Photo Stream

By Emily Watson, Monday, May 08, 2017

What is 'Photo Stream'? Photo Stream is a feature without using iCloud that gives access for iOS users to most recent 1000 photos on all your devices that enable Photo Stream, such as iOS device, Mac or PC. Photos in 'My Photo Stream' are saved on the iCloud serve......

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Recover Deleted Data iCloud.com
How to Recover Deleted Data Using iCloud.com

By Emily Watson, Friday, April 28, 2017

"I was managing my contacts, however, I by accident removed some contacts that were supposed not to be deleted from my iPhone 6s plus. I've made a backup a couple of days ago. Can I do a recovery online?"How to Recover Deleted Files from iPhone?How to Transfer Photo......

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Use iCloud Photo Library
How Do I Use iCloud Photo Library

By Emily Watson, Thursday, April 27, 2017

iCloud Photo Library is an awesome Apple service which allows you not only to manage photos/videos but to transfer photos/videos from iPhone/iPad/Mac/PC to iPhone/iPad/Mac/PC with ease. However, if you want to manage photos on iCloud Photo Library, the easiest way is to do it on ......

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iCloud Photo Library
Basic Tips about iCloud Photo Library

By Emily Watson, Thursday, April 20, 2017

iCloud Photo Library is a free feature for iOS users. It's helpful to share photos and videos from your iPhone, iPad, iPod, Mac, etc. From where I stand, it's really a good helper. However, some users still have no idea about iCloud Photo Library. Here's an ultimate g......

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Set Up iCloud
How to Set Up iCloud

By Emily Watson, Thursday, April 20, 2017

What is iCloud? It's a cloud storage and cloud computing service from Apple Inc since 2011, which now bloats over 800 million users. iCloud service offers means to store data on remote servers like documents, photos and music, to transfer content to others and to manage iDevi......

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Repeated iCloud Sign-In Request
Fix Repeated iCloud Sign-In Request

By Emily Watson, Tunesday, Feb. 28, 2017

"How do I get iCloud to stop asking for my password? It's quite annoying indeed. The pop-up just keeps prompting now and then. How do I solve this iCloud problem on iPhone? Any idea will be much appreciated."- Posted on Apple CommunitiesThe iCloud issue above is not......

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iCloud Verification Failed Issue
″Verification Failed″ on iCloud? How to Fix

By Emily Watson, Friday, February 24, 2017

iCloud service is probably the best service that iOS users can enjoy, though it provides only 5GB of free storage originally. This powerful feature enables users to backup & restore a variety of data on iPhone as well as to share photos, videos, documents and more among diffe......

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iCloud Add Contacts/Group
How to Manage Your Contacts on iCloud Web Page

By Carrie Murray, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016

When you sync your contacts to iCloud, you can manage the contacts from iCloud web page, which allows you to do stuffs that can not easily be done on iPhone/iPad or Mac. For example, print out the contacts, import/export contacts as vCard file. Here is the complete guide of how t......

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Set Up iCloud Sync
How to Sync My iPhone and iCloud on Web Page

By Carrie Murray, Tuesday, December 20, 2016

iCloud sync is available for several commonly used data: photos, notes, calendars, contacts, reminders, mail. By syncing your iPhone to iCloud, not only that your iPhone data synchronized over iOS device, Mac, PC that are attached to the same iCloud account, but you can access an......

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iCloud Drive Icon
Access iCloud Drive on Your iPhone/iPad

By Carrie Murray, Monday, Dec. 19, 2016

In the last post, we have covered iCloud & iCloud Drive and the difference between these two. iCloud Drive is the feature added to iCloud since iOS 8, which can upload your files to iCloud and sync them around iPhone, iPad, Mac and Window PC. If you find this feature useful b......

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iCloud Drive
iCloud & iCloud Drive: Something You Have to Know

By Carrie Murray, Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2016

Apple has offered iCloud service since 2011. But five years later, as iCloud has been improved with dozen of new features, we still have many confusions about the service (remember how we were just aware that Apple has been "secretly" backing up and syncing our iPhone c......

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Bypass iCloud Lock
How to Bypass iCloud Activation Lock

By Lois Green, Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Apple's iCloud Activation Lock feature is very useful for preventing iOS devices from being used by thieves as their own and avoiding owners' privacy information falling into wrong hand. Once the iOS device is lost or stolen, owners can enable Find My iPhone and it will l......

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iCloud Backup
How to Backup and Restore iPhone from iCloud

By Lois Green, Wednesday, May 11, 2016

People are used to backup their iPhone or iPad to computer using iTunes. However, most of time, I'd love to back up my iPhone 6s with iCloud as backing up with iCloud needs no computer. This is very convenient when I have a vacation without my computer at hand. In this post, ......

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Forgot iCloud Passcode
Forgot iCloud Password: How to Change/Reset iCloud Password on iPhone/iPad

By Lois Green, Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Forgotten password is a common problem and I'm sure that we've all once clicked the famous 'Forgot Password' link at some point in our life. This time, you forgot iCloud password and you don't know where to find the "Forgot Password" link as usual. I......

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Turn on iCloud Photo Library on Mac
Sync Photos to iCloud for Backup

By Lois Green, Saturday, April 02, 2016

Apple's iCloud offers you the best way to back up photos from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch easily and effectively. It is called iCloud Photo Library, which stores every photo and video you take and you will be able to access your library from anytime and any device. So how exa......

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Delete iCloud Backup
How to Delete Old iCloud Backups to Free Up Storage

By Lois Green, Saturday, February 20, 2016

Updated on May 09, 2017: Adds a video guide for users to delete backups on iPhone easily.First Things First – Some Important Points you Need to Know about iCloud Backup• iCloud is Apple's cloud-based content storage system which can be used in Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod.......

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Delete Photos from iCloud
How To Delete Photos From iCloud

By Lois Green, Thursday, February 2, 2016

After hearing a lot of reports about iCloud hack, some iPhone users may want to deleted their photos from iCloud. If you are also concerned about the pictures or files that have stored online, there are two ways you can take to delete them from the iCloud and from the device.Part......

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Select Recovery from iCloud Backup Files
4 Steps on How to Access iCloud Backup

By Emily Watson, Friday, August 14, 2015

Hi, recently I have backed up my iPhone data to iCloud. But when I logged into my iCloud account on PC I cannot access all my pictures stored in iCloud. How do I access my iCloud and get the whole iCloud backup files on my computer? Anyone can help me, please? Thank you!-- JoshJo......

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Choose File Types of iCloud Backup
How to View iCloud Backup

By Emily Watson, Sunday, July 19, 2015

As we all know, once our iOS device is locked and connected to Wi-Fi network and a power source, iCloud can automatically back up it. Where are stored and how to view those data in iCloud backups?Many iPhone users are curious about how to see their backup files of iCloud, such as......

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Backup iPhone to iCloud
How to Backup iPhone to iCloud

By Emily Watson, Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015

Backing up iPhone to iCloud is a lot easier than you think. You basically only have to have an Apple ID, set up iCloud, and then flip a switch in settings to enable automatic backups. To do this, Go to Settings > iCloud > Storage & Backup > iCloud Backup > On. To ......

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View iCloud Backup
How to View iCloud Photos

By Emily Watson, Monday, Nov 17, 2014

"I am new to iCloud. When I open iCloud.com and login with my Apple ID, I couldn't find my photos there. Is it possible to view photos on iCloud.com itself or some other way to see these photos on computer?"Surely, you are allowed to view photos on iCloud.com direct......

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