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Tutorials and Guides

Contrary to the old saying, no one was born ready, so we aim to provide step-by-step tutorials on doing specific tasks on your PC or smartphone. Whether you need to learn in-depth how to use your operating system or take full advantage of the capabilities of the programs you use, we offer user guides for both day-to-day and professional activities.

How to make backups with the Uptodown App Store

We'll explain how to back up your apps with our Uptodown App Store so you can recover them if you change devices or delete their content.

How to clean up your smartphone with the app Nox Cleaner

Nox Cleaner is an app that can clean your phone's memory and speed up its performance in less than a minute

How to turn a smartphone into a webcam for video calls

Don't want to spend money on a webcam? We'll tell you how to turn an smartphone into a webcam without paying a dime.

How to calibrate your smartphone’s battery

Calibrating your phone battery can help keep it in good shape and therefore last longer.

How to connect a mouse and keyboard to your Android device

Discover how you can connect a keyboard and mouse to an Android phone and turn your smartphone into a powerful work tool.
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How to force close an app in Android

Here we explain how to force close an app that's negatively affecting the performance of your Android device.

How to delete temporary files from apps installed on Android

Deleting temporary files from apps is not the same as deleting data. We explain the differences between data and cache and how to clear them.

Lite Uptodown App Store review: more features using less resources

Don't miss the review of Lite Uptodown App Store, the light version of Uptodown's official app for downloading games and apps from Android devices.

How to edit professional videos on your smartphone with VivaVideo

Looking for new ways to surprise and impress your followers? VivaVideo is here to help you create professional-looking videos right on your smartphone.

10 common questions about Uptodown (FAQ)

Is Uptodown safe to use? What's your business model? We answer some of the most burning questions you have about our platform.