Sir Apfelot Blog

31 March 2021
Recover iCloud data

How can I restore iCloud?

Most Mac or iPhone users feel safe when using iCloud, thinking that this data cannot go away. In practice, however, this sometimes happens and then the horror [...]
9 July 2020

Mac: Repair broken contacts database

The Contacts app on the Apple Mac shows you local, iCloud and other contacts. However, it can happen that something goes wrong, contact information is missing, individual persons and companies are not displayed or [...]
5 August 2017
How can you mute or mute certain contact groups on the iPhone so that they do not disturb you on vacation?

Reader question: Can I mute individual contact groups on the iPhone?

Today I got a - sounding almost desperate - question from a reader: How can I create contact groups in my iPhone 6s and, for example, switch off a "work" group. So that on my vacation I don't [...]