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1 year ago

Simple Tips And Advice For IPhone Users

So, you are interested in getting a new iPhone but all the technological features of it are a bit intimidating? Maybe you don't know what the phone really does. Do not fear. Here are some ideas to help you understand iPhone basics.

Did you know that rice can be used to dry your iPhone if it gets wet? Oftentimes, cell phones are dropped in puddles or even toilets. Rather than trying to dry out your device with a blow dryer, wipe the outside with an absorbent cloth, and place the phone into a bowl or bag filled with dry rice. When you wake up in the morning, it ought to be dried out.

You can use Siri to give you reminders based on your location. It used to be that reminders needed to be worded using a specific time, for example "Siri, remind me at five to call work." But you can also ask Siri to remind you when you get home. Your phone will detect where you are and tell you about whatever reminder you set. That way, you get your reminder no matter what time you get home.

cell spy Getting a larger keyboard makes web browsing simpler. Fortunately, there is no need to purchase a keyboard. Move your iPhone horizontally, which will increase the size of your keys. You'll see you have a much larger keyboard for you to use that is much more effective when it comes to typing.

You can use Safari to just do one tap and make a phone call. For example, you may want to find a local dry cleaner. When you locate the phone number of the cleaners, you don't need to switch over to the phone component of your iPhone. Simply tap the number you see on the screen and instantly it dials the business you are trying to connect to.

If you value your privacy greatly, then you should probably use Siri a little less. Voice prompts spoken to Siri are recorded by Apple and then stored on their internal server. This is done to aid speech recognition and secure those files, but keep in mind that anything said to Siri can be recorded.

The iPhone has a nifty little feature where you can come up with your own shortcuts and dictionary. The diction of the iPhone can accurately predict your typing. You can program the iPhone with additional shortcuts and phrases. If you are typing, the keyboard will activate it's auto correct feature to assist you.

The iPhone, as well as other smartphones, can notify you when calls or messages are received. If you want to have a silent notification, the iPhone's LED camera can be set to blink whenever you receive a call and/or message. Access the settings menu, go to "general" and then "accessibility". Then simply activate the LED Flash button to receive alerts in this way.

The Safari browser on the iPhone is so amazing and lets you accomplish pretty much anything that can be done on regular computer. All you need to do is tap and hold a picture you'd like to preserve when you come across it online. The context menu pops up, and you can save the picture to the Camera Roll on your phone. It can even be used in a message.

Taking a photo with the iPhone is so simple, you can do it with just one hand. To do this, simply get the frame the way you want it and then press the + volume button. You do not sacrifice quality by taking pictures this way.

After reading this article, you have a better understanding of what owning an iPhone is like. The info that you've learned will allow you to use your iPhone to its fullest potential.

1 year ago

Helpful IPhone Advice For The Informed Consumer

Everyone has an iPhone in today's world. Although iPhones are incredibly popular, using how to use them is not easy. Read on for tips to help you learn to use your iPhone. The following article will help you to become an iPhone master quickly.

You do not have to be concerned about losing an iPhone anymore. The maps app is in the phone when you buy it and can let you see the location when you have service. This application is handy for getting back home, or locatiing a new destination.

To make browsing the web on your iPhone a little easier, get a bigger keyboard! And it doesn't have to be an external keyboard. Instead, you can simply turn your iPhone clockwise 90 degrees, then lightly tap the URL bar in Safari. You now will have a bigger keyboard that makes typing easier and faster.

You can use Siri to give you reminders based on your location. Rather than asking Siri to tell you to do something at noon, you have another option. You can also tell Siri to remind you to do something when you reach a certain location like home. When the phone's GPS realizes you are home, it will give you the reminder. This helps when you have no idea what time you will be arriving at home, and lets you set a reminder.

Siri has the ability to set reminders based on location. Rather than saying a time-based reminder to Siri, you can use a different command. You can also ask Siri to give reminders when you arrive or leave a particular place, such as to phone your employer when you arrive at home. Then the phone will tell you to call up your work when it detects that you are home. Using this can make it possible to set reminders even when you are not sure when you will be home.

The next time you visit a website on your iPhone, you should test using either one or two fingers to scroll. If the page has multiple text boxes, using one finger to scroll will let you scroll through a single box. You can quickly scroll down the entire page by using two fingers.

Did you know that you can actually take a screenshot using your iPhone? Whenever you're on a screen you want to snap, hold down the Sleep and Home buttons simultaneously. The screen should then turn white and you'll know the picture was saved.

monitor a cell phone Do you feel like the phrase you just typed into iMessage was the wrong one? Is Auto Correct incorrect? There's a super-easy way to undo the damage: just give your iPhone a quick shake. This will automatically undo recent typing. This feature is not turned on by default, so go to Settings and set it up.

If you are writing something and wish not to use the iPhone's suggested words, forget about using the "x" to get rid of them. You can actually tap your finger anywhere within the screen to dismiss the box.

Ever miss a great picture because you could not access your phone's camera quickly enough? Here is a simple shortcut that is quick. While the screen is locked, quickly tap the Home button twice. You should have a little icon for a camera on the screen, along the bottom. Press the button and your camera is ready to go.

As you can see, there are many things that make the iPhone simply the best smartphone out there. The iPhone offers functionality unprecedented. There are clear advantages to owning this device, everyone should consider having one.