Clear, Close and Don’t update!

Clear, Close and Don’t update!

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So your trusty iPhone 4 is starting to become slow. It takes an age to get on the camera, internet browsing is just a hassle and the touchscreen feels laggy and delayed. So what can you do to turn back the clock and get your device working like it was 2010? Some of these iPhone performance tips may help. 1.Well, clear your phone down. One of the best iPhone performance tips - If your phone is holding 30 apps, 300 photos, 1000 songs it may be time for a spring clean. Be selective look at what apps you actually use, back your photos up to a computer and delete them from your mobile. Imagine you physically lugging around 1000 CD’s (Kids these are round sparkly things that use to contain…
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Go Genuine or Go Home…

Go Genuine or Go Home…

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So the thumbnail was slightly dramatic but there have been cases where inadequate chargers can catch fire. This is why you shouldn't be tight with the most essential accessory for your device - always use a genuine Apple charger. Using non-genuine chargers have been reported to cause damage to iPhones and iPads alike. More specifically they damage the U2 IC chip, a component on the board which is responsible for charging. Impairing the U2 chip will lead to a number of charging and battery-related problems. 1.The device will not charge. Using a non-genuine or authorised charger can stop your phone from charging efficiently or at all. You may find your phone staying at low charge even when plugged in. 2. The device charges, but slowly. An iPhone on average should take…
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Glass or LCD Repair For iPads and iPhones? Our Brief Guide To What’s What

Glass or LCD Repair For iPads and iPhones? Our Brief Guide To What’s What

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Do I Need Just The Glass Replaced on my iPhone / iPad? The glass covers the front of the device – it’s what you physically touch when using it. When the glass is cracked it’s pretty obvious, mainly because it looks like what it is - a cracked piece of glass. If the iPad or tablet is still functioning as it should and whatever’s on the screen looks right (apart from any distortion caused by the spider-web of cracks) then it’s just a glass replacement you need. If that’s the case, you’re in luck because replacing the glass is much cheaper than getting the LCD changed. When Does The LCD Need Replacing on an iPad or iPhone? It’s pretty obvious when the LCD has had it. The main feature of LCD…
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You’re Having Charging Problems I Feel Bad For You Son, You Have 1 of 3 Problems, The Battery Could be One.

You’re Having Charging Problems I Feel Bad For You Son, You Have 1 of 3 Problems, The Battery Could be One.

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If your mobile keeps shutting down randomly ... It struggles to keep power ... It cannot charge.  There are a few things that could be causing your issue. Check out the 3 most common causes below. 1. Charging Port Broken This is the port at the bottom of the device and could be the key to your iPhone charging problems. Sometimes the connections in the port can get damaged through general use or charging with a non genuine lead. However, it can just be a collection of dust or fluff that’s causing your charging problem. A clear indicators would be having to bend or wiggle the cable to get the device to start charging or having difficulty connecting the cable. To rectify the problem, start with a good (but gentle) clean…
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Touch Disease – What You Need To Know

Touch Disease – What You Need To Know

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A common problem now amongst iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users is the screen freezing and becoming unresponsive to touch. It is known as “touch disease”, it sounds scary and it is. The disease affects a fraction of devices but with there being so many iPhones out there it could be affecting thousands of users. So What Are The Tell-tale Signs Your iPhone Has Caught Touch Disease? 1. Flickering grey bar at the top of the phone screen. 2. Soon after the grey bar the screen becomes completely unresponsive to touch The theory is the disease is linked to the “bendgate” situation, whereby the phones were bending under moderate pressure. It is believed the cause is the logic board bending at times when the phone is taken out of…
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How To Make More Money Selling Your iPhone

How To Make More Money Selling Your iPhone

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 1. Aesthetics – What does your phone look like? We all like to think we are not vein but let’s face it to some degree we all are. People would prefer to buy a phone with a pretty face and body, not one with battle scars and dings. So if your phone looks like it is been through the wars, when it comes to selling your iPhone just expect to make less or see if you could do some refurbishments. You can buy most of the parts off the web and there are plenty of guides of how to replace screens and housing. If you suck at DIY then see how much it would cost a professional to do it. Needless to say, the WeFix team can always help. It is…
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How To Use Samsung Smart Switch With Ease

How To Use Samsung Smart Switch With Ease

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If you have bought a new phone and now want to transfer all the data across. The Samsung Smart Switch app is easy to use and will allow your new phone to have all your information in minutes. Android/Samsung Here is a step by step guide: 1. Go to play store, search Samsung smart switch. 2. Download it (it's free). 3. You need to download it for both devices. 4. Open smart switch on both devices. 5. Select "Android"on both phones, then click start. 6. Select on the old device as “sending device” and the new device as “receiving device”. 7. Click connect. 8. You can select what content you want to transfer by selecting and unselecting. 9. Click "Send" on old device followed by "Receive" on new device. 10.…
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Backing up Your Samsung Using Smart Switch

Backing up Your Samsung Using Smart Switch

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  Go to https://play.google.com/store/apps Search Samsung smart switch and download it (Make sure you download the appropriate one for PC or Mac). Once downloaded open smart switch. Plug your Samsung into the computer with your charging cable (micro-USB). You will now need to unlock your phone. Click “Back Up” on your computer. Click allow on the device. Now just wait and all your Samsung’s data will be backed up onto your computer.
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How To Backup, Reset and Restore Your iPhone or iPad

How To Backup, Reset and Restore Your iPhone or iPad

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If you are having issues with your iPhone or iPad, one thing we always suggest for customers to do is a hard/soft reset and a full restore. We have created this clear and simple guide to do both. Before we get resetting or restoring, you need to make sure you have backed up your device. This means you will have a copy of your data (like pictures and contacts) just if the worst should happen. Back-up: served 2 ways (Both work it is up to you) Do it with iCloud Connect your device to Wi-Fi         2. Go to settings and tap iCloud                                 3. Now tap Backup Now, making sure iCloud…
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