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3 ways to add multiple photos to your Instagram Story

You can add multiple photos to an Instagram Story by selecting multiple photos, creating a collage, or inserting additional photos as stickers. Selecting multiple photos from your camera roll will upload each photo as its own slide in your story. Instagram has a built-in collage feature called Layout that allows you to drop several photos into the same slide. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. There are several different ways to add multiple photos to an Instagram Stor...
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How to change your Facebook name on desktop or mobile, and add nicknames

Image Source/Getty Images You can change your name on Facebook in the Settings section of the website or mobile app. You can only change your Facebook name once every 60 days. Nicknames can be used if they adhere to Facebook's community standards. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Whether you've recently changed your last name or want to add a fun nickname, changing your name on your Facebook profile is a fairly straightforward process.  Note: You can only c...
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How to use Live Listen on your AirPods to amplify conversations around you

Your AirPods can amplify sound around you with Live Listen.Apple To use Live Listen on your AirPods, you'll need to add the feature to your Control Center. Live Listen lets you use your iPhone like a microphone to amplify room sound in your Bluetooth headphones. Bluetooth headphones need to be connected to your device to turn on this feature. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Apple's Live Listen feature was originally designed to help those with hearing impa...
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How to use an Apple Watch: A beginner's guide to the essential features and gestures

The Apple Watch is immensely customizable.Apple Despite its small size, the Apple Watch is a complicated piece of hardware with a lot of different features. This beginner's guide goes over the different buttons and what they do, and explains the basic "gestures" that your Apple Watch uses. We'll also show how to start a workout with your Watch, check your notifications, and more. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. The Apple Watch is the most popular smartwatc...
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How to spot fake Amazon reviews and avoid scammers

Knowing how to spot fake reviews on Amazon can help you make more informed purchases.Tirachard/Getty Images You can spot Amazon fake reviews by learning common red flags. There are several third-party websites with algorithms that filter out fake reviews. Fake Amazon reviews can hurt both consumers and Amazon retailers. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. There are millions of products available for sale on Amazon. Deciding which of these products to buy can be tricky...
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How to factory reset a PS4 console to wipe your data and restore it to its default settings

Tech Insider You can factory reset a PS4 from your console's dashboard or via safe mode. Before performing a factory reset, make sure to back up your PS4 data. You'll also need to deactivate your PlayStation Network account before resetting. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you're selling, trading, or even giving away your PlayStation 4, you should perform a factory reset to erase (and therefore protect) all your personal information. If you'...
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How to log in to PlayStation Network on your PS4 or PS5 and troubleshoot sign-in issues

Signing in to your PlayStation Network account is crucial the PlayStation gaming experience. Guillaume Payen/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Image You can sign in and out of your PSN account on your PS4 or PS5 using your email address and password. You can choose to set up two-step verification to add an extra layer of security to your PSN account. If you aren't able to access your physical console, you can sign out of PlayStation Network on all of your devices at once via the websit...
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How to track your steps on an Apple Watch and see your step history on an iPhone

On Apple Watch, you can track steps via the Fitness app and view your step history. You can access your step activity from either your Apple Watch or your iPhone. To see your steps at a quick glance, add a pedometer complication to your Watch face. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you like tracking your step count, the Apple Watch is one of the most convenient and accurate ways to do so. You can track steps directly on your Apple Watch via the Fitness app, or on...
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How to change your WhatsApp wallpaper for specific chats or all chats at once

A little-known feature of WhatsApp is the ability to change the background of your chats. Carol Yepes/Getty Images You can change your WhatsApp wallpaper for a specific chat or for all of your chats at once. To change your WhatsApp wallpaper on iPhone or Android, go to Settings or the "Group Info" section of a specific chat. WhatsApp lets you choose from pre-set wallpapers or upload a photo from your phone. This story is part of Insider's Guide to WhatsApp. WhatsApp offers its users th...
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How to cancel your PlayStation Now subscription

To cancel a PlayStation Now subscription, you'll need to turn off auto-renew. EKKAPHAN CHIMPALEE/Getty Images You can cancel a PlayStation Now subscription online, on the PlayStation app, or on your gaming console. PlayStation Now is a paid subscription service that offers access to a large back catalog of PlayStation games. After your subscription ends, you lose access to all membership features. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. PlayStation Now is a cloud g...
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How to cancel your PlayStation Plus subscription

To cancel a PlayStation Plus subscription, you'll need to turn off auto-renew. chee gin tan/Getty Images You can cancel a PlayStation Plus subscription online or on your gaming console. PlayStation Plus is a paid subscription service that offers exclusive content and gaming capabilities to subscribers. After your subscription ends, you lose access to all membership features. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. PlayStation Plus is a paid subscription service tha...
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How to download and watch YouTube TV on your PS4 or PS5

You can watch shows, movies, and sports on your PlayStation with a YouTube TV subscription. wundervisuals/Getty Images To watch YouTube TV on PS4 and PS5, you first need to sign up for YouTube TV. PS4, PS4 Pro, and PS5 are all on the list of supported devices for YouTube TV. YouTube TV is a streaming platform for live TV and on demand movies. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Back when Sony had its own live TV streaming service, PlayStation Vue, you weren't a...
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How to play PlayStation 4 games on a PlayStation 5

Most PS4 games will work on a PS5 console. Sony You can play PlayStation 4 games on a PlayStation 5. This is because the PlayStation 5 is backward compatible with the PlayStation 4. Both physical and virtual PS4 games can be played on or transferred to a PS5. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Owners of the new PlayStation 5 will be glad to know that it's backward compatible with the PlayStation 4. This means that, if you own both consoles, you'll be able ...
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How to cancel your Amazon Music subscription on any device

If you're ready to move on to another music streaming service, you can cancel your Amazon Music subscription at any time. Xavier Lorenzo/Getty Images You can cancel your Amazon Music subscription via a desktop browser, mobile browser, the Android app, and more. For a desktop or mobile browser, log in to your Amazon account and navigate to your memberships and subscriptions. Android users can cancel their Amazon Music subscription directly in the app. Visit Insider's Tech Reference ...
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How to reset the network settings on your iPhone, and what happens when you do

Resetting your iPhone's network settings can help fix internet connectivity issues. MoMo Productions/Getty Images To reset the network settings on your iPhone, navigate to the "Reset" menu in the Settings app. A network settings reset will erase all internet and network-related data stored on your iPhone. Turning Airplane Mode on and off, restarting your iPhone, and reconnecting to WiFi can help resolve internet connectivity issues without having to do a network settings reset. Visit I...
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How to clear the cache on your Google Chrome desktop browser or mobile app

It's important to periodically clear your Chrome cache on desktop and mobile. Tirachard/Getty Images You can clear the cache on your Google Chrome desktop browser or mobile app via the "More" icon. When clearing cache and cookies, you can choose a time range as short as an hour or clear everything entirely. Clearing the cache on Google Chrome can help fix loading or formatting issues on websites. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. As you browse on the web, cac...
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How to view and delete your Amazon Prime Video watch history

You can delete titles from your Watch History on the Amazon Prime Video website. Marko Geber/Getty Images To view and delete your Amazon Prime watch history, go to the Settings page of Prime Video. You can only view and delete your Amazon Prime watch history on a web browser, not the Prime Video app. You can delete titles from your Continue Watching carousel by clicking the Edit button. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Amazon Prime keeps track of the movies and ...
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How to connect Alexa to your lights and turn them on and off with a single command

Smart lights let you control the lights in your home with the Alexa app or your voice. Shutterstock You can connect an Alexa device to smart lights in your house and set up context-aware lighting using the Alexa app. When you set up context-aware lighting, you can turn on all the lights in whatever room you're in with a simple command. You can find and connect to smart lights in the Devices tab of the Alexa app. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. In addition t...
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Can you use PayPal on Amazon? Not directly, but there are a few workarounds

Though you can't use PayPal to pay for Amazon purchases directly, there are a few things you can do instead. Marko Geber/Getty Images Amazon doesn't let you pay with PayPal when making purchases. However, you can use the PayPal Cash Card or PayPal Key to make purchases on Amazon. You can also use PayPal to buy an Amazon gift card, and then make purchases on Amazon. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. In the world of online shopping, Amazon and PayPal are...
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How to set up a Gmail out-of-office message on a computer or mobile device

Setting up an automatic out-of-office Gmail message is good to do if you're going on vacation. Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images To set up a Gmail out-of-office reply, go to your Settings and set a start date, end date, and message. You can choose if you only want people in your contact list to see your vacation response. Gmail will start sending the auto-reply at 12AM on the start date and stop sending the auto-reply at 11:59PM on the end date. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for ...
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How to schedule an email in Gmail, and edit or delete scheduled emails

Scheduling emails to send at specific times can help you manage your Gmail workload. 10'000 Hours/Getty Images To schedule an email in Gmail on desktop or mobile, use the schedule send tool. When using Gmail on desktop, this option can be found by clicking the down arrow next to the "Send" button. When using the Gmail mobile app, this option is located in the "More" menu. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you find yourself working outside of regular office...
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How to use voice typing in Google Docs to dictate your text

The Google Docs voice typing feature turns your spoken words into written text. Alistair Berg/Getty Images To use voice typing in Google Docs, turn on voice typing, click the microphone icon, then start speaking. This accessibility feature is only available on Google Docs and Slides and must be used with a Chrome browser. A working microphone is also necessary to use voice typing. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Voice typing is a helpful accessibility tool that...
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How to track changes and add comments in Google Docs using Suggesting mode

Tracking changes in Google Docs is a great way to collaborate on projects. Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images You can track changes in Google Docs by using Suggesting mode. Collaborators with Commenter or Editor permissions can use Suggesting mode, however only editors can accept or reject changes. Comments are another way to communicate with collaborators and flag any sections that need work. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Google Docs is a helpful tool when working w...
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How to take a screenshot on Apple Watch and where to find your screenshots

You can take a screenshot on your Apple Watch just like you can on any other Apple device. lechatnoir/Getty Images To take a screenshot on your Apple Watch, press the Digital Crown and the side button at the same time. First, you need to enable screenshots in the Watch app for iPhone or in the Settings app on your Apple Watch. Just like iPhone screenshots, Apple Watch screenshots are saved to your Camera Roll and in the Screenshots folder of the Photos app. Visit Insider's Tech Referen...
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How to update your Apple Watch to WatchOS 8

You can update your Apple Watch to the newest software from your iPhone. 10'000 Hours/Getty Images To update your Apple Watch, make sure your Watch is charged, and check for updates using the Watch app on your iPhone. You can let your Apple Watch update automatically, or trigger an update manually. If your Apple Watch won't update, make sure it's compatible with your iPhone and the new software. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Just like iPhones, App...
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How to block, unsubscribe, or report emails on Gmail

Blocking senders or reporting spam in Gmail can help you declutter your inbox. Jarretera/Shutterstock To block emails on Gmail on desktop or mobile, click or tap the "More" icon and select "Block." You can also report spam or phishing in Gmail to prevent similar emails from coming to you in the future. Gmail also has features for unsubscribing to mass marketing emails, and recommends unsubscribing to senders if you don't read their emails. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library fo...
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How to enable or disable in-app purchases on iPhone or Android

Turning off in-app purchases can prevent your kids from running up your credit card when they're playing mobile games. MoMo Productions/Getty Images You can turn in-app purchases on or off in the Settings app on Apple devices and in the Play Store app on Android devices. There are three types of in-app purchases: unlockables, expendables, and subscriptions. Disabling in-app purchases can help you resist temptation to spend money while using an app, or keep kids from accidentally charg...
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How to create folders and labels in Gmail to organize your inbox

Gmail labels are a great way to keep your email inbox organized. Shutterstock To create and edit folders in Gmail, go to the Labels section in Settings. Gmail uses labels instead of folders to organize emails, but labels function similarly to folders. You can also create a label from an email on both desktop and the Gmail mobile app. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Folders are a must for keeping your email inbox organized. Gmail uses labels instead of folders,...
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How to change your Twitch username or display name, and what happens when you do

Changing your Twitch username will change your channel URL, but changing your display name will not. chee gin tan/Getty Images You can change your Twitch username or display name on any device in your account settings. It's possible to change your Twitch name on a desktop or mobile browser, or the desktop app. Changing your username on Twitch affects your channel URL, but changing your display name does not. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Changing your Twi...
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How to set up and use the Google Home app on your mobile device

The Google Home app helps you manage all your smart devices. Eric Risberg/Associated Press You can set up the Google Home app to connect your smart devices and use Google Assistant. Start the process by downloading the Google Home app and creating a new home to add devices to. The Google Home app acts like a remote control for smart home devices. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Google Home is a smart speaker that you can interact with via voice commands, and t...
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