The iPhone is a complicated device. Continue reading this article to learn how to use you iPhone to its full potential.
Rice is an easy and quick way to dry out your iPhone if you happen to get it wet. At some point in time, your phone could get wet by accident. Instead of using a hair dryer, wipe your phone with a soft paper towel and then put it into a ziploc bag filled with rice. Then dry it out overnight, or at the bare minimum for several hours.
The iPhone has a great option for those who need a bigger keyboard to type. There is no need to purchase a larger keyboard. Move your iPhone horizontally, which will increase the size of your keys. Your keyboard is larger and easier to use for fast and efficient typing.
Cut down the brightness of your display to save the battery. Go to the settings area on your phone and reduce the brightness level. This will conserve battery energy and extend the amount of time you will have before needing to recharge your battery.
You can use Safari to just do one tap and make a phone call. For instance, perhaps you are looking for a dry cleaner. Once you locate a telephone number for it, you do not need to return to the phone feature to call it. Just tapping the number will connect you to the business that you want to call.
It’s not necessary to press the X to get rid of that annoying AutoCorrect suggestion box. Just tap somewhere else on the screen instead. That closes the box for you, a much faster solution.
If you’re not using your iPhone’s powerful multimedia features, you’re not getting everything you could be getting out of your phone. You can use the iPhone to view your favorite movie or television show.
When you are trying to send an email or write a note and you have no interest in using words that are suggested by the iPhone, you do not need to hit the “X” to dismiss the suggestion box. Just tap the screen at any area and the words will be eliminated.
Your iPhone can be your calculator, too. When holding the phone upright it is a regular calculator, but by tilting it sideways you will get a scientific calculator.
If you are someone that places a high value on privacy, think twice before using Siri. Voice prompts spoken to Siri are recorded by Apple and then stored on their internal server. While the intent of this storage is to enhance Siri’s speech recognition, and the storage is secure, you should still know that anything you tell Siri could be recorded.
Because it replicates practically all of the functions of an ordinary browser, Safari makes it easy to get images from the Internet onto your iPhone. If you would like to save a picture, tap and hold on it. The popup menu allows you to put the picture in your Camera Roll. You can also copy the photo into a message.
No matter how much you do with your iPhone currently, there are almost certainly new ways that you can use it. Now is the time to take what you have learned here and try them out on your phone.