Delete Custom Ringtones With iTunes 12.7

· Jeff Butts · Quick Tip

delete custom ringtones

It turns out, being able to get rid of those unused ringtones doesn’t require third-party software or hacks after all.

macOS: Setting Up Custom Reminders

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

Delete all reminders in a list

Setting up custom reminders on your Mac is simple, and it’ll help you configure notifications that happen (for example) on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, or ones that occur on the first weekend day of the month. We’ll tell you how to use this great feature in today’s Quick Tip!

Add Custom Ringtones to Your iPhone in iTunes 12.7

· Jeff Butts · Quick Tip

Adding Custom Ringtones to your iPhone Using iTunes 12.7

The new process might have baffled a number of people (including Jeff Butts), but once you know how it’s done, the method is actually pretty easy.

macOS: How to Archive iMessages with Automator

· Andrew Orr · How-To

The method that I created will export your messages in the iChat file format. You can double-click the file to have it open in Messages.

Getting Your iPhone Ready for iOS 11

· Jeff Butts · Deep Dive

Even if you think you’ve got your iPhone ready for iOS 11, read over this to make sure you’ve truly covered all of your bases.

Updating to the High Sierra GM Candidate

· Jeff Butts · Quick Tip

High Sierra GM Candidate

Apple has changed the game again, putting us almost back to square one to install the High Sierra GM Candidate; Jeff Butts walks you through the process step-by-step.

Get Your Music on Apple Watch with watchOS 4

· Jeff Butts · Quick Tip

Get music on Apple Watch

It’s not a difficult process, but you need to know where to look and how to maximize what’s synchronized to your wearable device.

iOS 10: How to Save a PDF to iCloud Drive

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

If you’ve ever wondered how you could save webpages, Maps directions, or emails—pretty much anything you can print—to a PDF and put it in iCloud Drive under iOS 10, wonder no more.

A Walkthrough of Podcasts in iOS 11

· Jeff Butts · Deep Dive

podcasts in iOS 11

Jeff Butts isn’t real happy with all of the changes in the app, but finds some aspects of Podcasts in iOS 11 easier to use.

Apple's Tips App Adds iOS 11 Features

· Jeff Gamet · Quick Tip

iOS 11 in Apple's Tips app

Apple wants everyone to be ready for iOS 11 when it officially ships, so it added some highlights for the new operating system to its Tips app in iOS 10.

Be Prepared with Emergency Apps and Readiness Gear

· Kelly Guimont · Deep Dive


With the US battling both fire and water, it’s a good time to review your own readiness, both in gear and in software. Kelly has some tips for both to help you be prepared.