Sir Apfelot Blog

17. August 2021

iPhone 7 (Plus) Hard Reset - Force restart

If you want to force the Apple iPhone 7 to restart because a bug has paralyzed the device or the screen has frozen for another reason, a hard reset can help. It refers to […]
April 22, 2020
Turn on the Kindle Paperwhite

Kindle Paperwhite won't work anymore - hard restart helps!

I have to read a little bit in bed every night before I can sleep well. It probably helps a bit to put the programming problems and house renovation to-do lists out of your head in order to make room for the sheep [...]
11. February 2020

When the Mac restarts: Restore keyboard shortcuts

On the Apple Mac, there are various key combinations which, when held down, execute a specific command when the system starts. For example, a shortcut can be used to enter recovery mode when booting. Another example brings a [...]
18. September 2019

Quit apps on the Apple Watch and close them completely

The Apple Watch with its watchOS operating system and the apps running on it is neither too far from the iPhone nor the Mac. This is why it can also happen with the Smartwatch from Cupertino that a program freezes, [...]
3. December 2017
Not in Love: iOS 11.1.2 and December 02.12.2017nd, XNUMX - but there is a solution so that iOS and December will love each other again! (Photo:

Cause and solution: iPhone has been causing problems since December 02.12.2017nd, XNUMX (reboot)

Yesterday I read articles a couple of times that report problems with iOS version 11.1.2 that have only occurred since December 02.12.2017nd, XNUMX. However, I could not understand that myself, because with [...]