What exactly is an iphone app and what can it do for your experience using the phone? The following article will answer that question and give you information to make it much easier to use your iphone. They will make your life easier as well.
Siri helps you with reminders that are location based. Rather than saying a time-based reminder to Siri, you can use a different command. You can also tell Siri to remind you to do something when you reach a certain location like home. The phone will automatically know you are at the destination and give you the reminder. This is a great way for you to set reminders during the course of the day.
Any website you frequently visit can be turned into an app. You just need to visit the site itself. Once you do this, tap the “Go” icon. You will then have the option of adding the website to the home screen. Once the shortcut is there, you can name it whatever you want.
There is an app that allows users to upload files to the iphone and make it a storage device. In addition to photos and brief video clips, you can upload and store both music and text files. Simply connect your iphone with your computer to transfer this multimedia.
Add efficiency to messaging by using this technique. Should the suggested dictionary word not be desirable when texting, just tap on the screen and clear it. The little “X” does not have to be hit!
Tag email account on the iphone so that you can quickly get to your messages. This will allow you to see your emails immediately. You can put multiple email accounts or only the one that you use the most.
If you are writing anything on the iphone and do not want to use the predictive text feature, the suggestion box can be dismissed without touching the “X.” All you need to do is simply tap on the screen anywhere and the box goes away.
Just like other kinds of smart phones, you can set up an iphone to give you a visual indicator for the calls and messages you receive. The LED camera can blink when you have something coming in, silently but noticeably. Simply go to Settings > General > Accessibility. Turn the LED Flash on for alerts. It is just that easy.
You can take a screenshot using your iphone. When you are looking at what you want the screenshot of, press Sleep and Home together. If you see that your screen has turned white, you have successfully taken a screenshot.
Turn the keyboard clicks on by going to the sounds setting for your phone if you wish to hear clicks as you type on the keyboard. This makes it easier for some people when they are typing, to avoid mistakes.
Choose a custom ringtone if you have an Iphone. Do you really want to use the same exact ringtone as your grandmother, your dentist and your boss? Use a song you like by uploading it to your ringtones. That will help get people’s attention.
If you have gotten your iphone wet, don’t immediately try to turn it on. Dry the outside well and allow the any internal water to dry overnight. Turning on a wet phone is likely to short-circuit it, ruining it permanently.
As you can see, there are many ways to use apps and built-in features to make your iphone experience even better. Use these tips to make your life easier.