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How to – Update Nintendo Wii U System Software

How to - Update Nintendo Wii U System Software

If you’re a Wii U owner eager to get all those promised improvements and upgrades to the console the Gadget Helpline has the info that can help you get the update right now.

Firstly you will need to get your Wii U onto an active Wi-Fi connection. So fire up that modem and router and …

How to change your Dropbox Password and enable Two-step verfication

How to change your Dropbox Password and enable Two-step verfication

In light of the recent supposed leaks of Dropbox passwords now is a good idea to change yours, some of you may be wondering how as there is no obvious way via the application. Here’s how:

1) In your browser go to www.dropbox.com

2) Click the Sign in button bellow sign up and sign in …

How to – Easily Transfer Content from Android Smartphone to iPhone 6 / 6 Plus

How to – Easily Transfer Content from Android Smartphone to iPhone 6 / 6 Plus

Apple have once again released a brand new look iPhone devices, this time in the form of the Apple iPhone 6 and the larger iPhone 6 Plus, and with this new release many users may be swayed over to the new handsets from its Android running competitors.

With the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus combining …

How to: Change your Google Chrome Spell Checking Language

How to: Change your Google Chrome Spell Checking Language

Google’s Chrome browser has don the unthinkable in in recent years, it has finally dethroned Microsoft’s Internet explorer as the world’s most popular internet browser. Now we love Chrome, most of the Gadget Helpline team use it as their default browser and after years of experimenting the Chrome system beeps getting better.

One thing we …

How Much Memory Does iOS 8 Need?

How Much Memory Does iOS 8 Need?

Some people may have been surprised to find that they were told to delete some memory on their Apple device before being able to install iOS 8. The update itself requires 5.7GB of free space to be able to successfully install.

This may seem like a sizeable chunk, but it is only needed during the …

How to Remove Unwanted Free U2 Album from iTunes

How to Remove Unwanted Free U2 Album from iTunes

You wouldn’t be alone if you were confused to find U2’s latest album on your iTunes playlist without having actively downloaded it yourself. CEO Tim Cook and U2 declared their new album “Songs of Innocence” would be automatically added to all 500 million iTunes users as a gift to celebrate the launch of the new …

Freeview Update on September 3rd – Digital Retune needed for Children’s and News channels

Freeview Update on September 3rd - Digital Retune needed for Children's and News channels

In the UK, people will a Freeview TV will need to do a mass update this coming Wednesday (September the 3rd 2014) as the Freeview TV guide will be updated and expanded to free up some extra capacity for new services.

The re-tune will see Children’s TV and News services will move to new …

How to: Wirelessly connect a PS4 DualShock 4 controller to a Sony PS3

How to: Wirelessly connect a PS4 DualShock 4 controller to a Sony PS3

 

Since the Sony PS4’s release gamer have been able to use the newer PS4 DualShock 4 controllers on their older consoles when wired to PS3, but thanks to a new update, Sony have now added the ability to wirelessly connect your new Ps4 DualShock 4 controller to the PS3 to add additional controllers.

Thanks …

How to: transfer everything from a Galaxy S4 to a Galaxy S5

How to: transfer everything from a Galaxy S4 to a Galaxy S5

Upgrading your phone is a tough job, once you have finally chosen the handset you are going to be using all day for the next 2 years, you have to then set about transferring all of your old data across to a new smartphone. Many of us have simply given up on the idea of …

How To: Adjust the Microphone volume on the Sony PS4

How To: Adjust the Microphone volume on the Sony PS4


Sony has just launched its latest PS4 software update for the next generation console which comes with a host of new features, but one of the smaller features hidden away in the update seems to be one many gamers have been awaiting.

Previously the Playstation 4 has had no way for users to adjust the …