How to Open Zip on iPad

Chris Page —  November 21, 2015 — 1 Comment

The iPad is a powerful tablet computer with a multitude of features. But what do you do when you receive an important zip file via email and cannot open it? Zip files are very useful for shrinking large documents, collecting several items together into a single file, or transferring data to your friends or colleagues. In this guide, you will learn how to open zip on iPad.

Unfortunately, the iPad does not open zip files by default because it lacks a central file system. Since there isn’t a feature that allows you to view such documents, you will have to rely mostly on third-party apps. And there are a few options available.
Continue Reading…

The iPhone, like other new iOS devices, automatically rotates the screen to match the orientation of the device. When you turn your iPhone left or right, on its side, the screen will rely on the built-in accelerometer to adjust from the default Portrait mode to Landscape mode, displaying length-wise rather than height-wise in most apps. If the screen orientation doesn’t change when you turn your iPhone, either the accelerometer has stopped working properly or, more commonly, screen rotation has been locked. Many apps work best in Landscape mode (some actually only work in this mode) so it’s important to know how to unlock rotation on iPhone. Here’s how to do it on iOS 7 as well as earlier iOS releases. Continue Reading…

Voice Texts are a cool new feature introduced in iOS 8 which allows you to send small audio notes from your iPhone to another iOS or Mac device that supports iMessages. Quicker to compose, more fun, and in many ways more convenient than traditional text messages, voice texts offer you a fast and more personal way to keep in touch with friends and family. Because they are a new feature, voice texts may seem a bit confusing at first, but  in this easy guide you’ll learn how to voice text on iPhone in no time. Continue Reading…

Want to up the quality of the YouTube videos you’re watching on your iPad? Well, the YouTube iOS app lets you choose the video quality whenever you are on a stable WiFi connection. This option has been introduced in late 2013 — up until then, the YouTube iOS app automatically chose for you the video quality based on your connection and other factors. Without further ado, here’s a quick guide on how to change YouTube quality on iPad. Continue Reading…

Did you know that you can restore deleted voicemail on your iPhone without any hassle? All you need is a carrier that supports visual voice mail, but then these days most do. So whether you’ve deleted a voicemail by mistake, or just happen to need a voicemail that at first you thought unimportant and removed, in this quick and easy guide from iPhonepedia you’ll learn how to undelete voicemail on iPhone with ease. Continue Reading…