There seem to be an infinite number of apps available for your iPhone, and at least a dozen ways that having one can make your life easier, if you know how. Keep reading to find out how you can use your iPhone in a simple, but efficient, way.
Make sure you update your iPhone when you see new updates are available. Keeping your phone updated will ensure that it is loaded with the latest options and software patches. You will also have to store all photos and other information you have on your computer in case something bad occurs to the phone, you’re covered.
Buy a screen protector to use on your iPhone. Without a screen protector, you will scratch the face of your phone over time. The screen is very sensitive, so this barrier will serve as a valuable shield. Keep the protector on the phone at all times to keep the screen in good condition.
To dismiss a word that AutoCorrect suggests, you don’t have to tap the “X” that follows the word. Just push any place on your screen. This method closes the suggestion box quickly and easily.
There are applications that let you use your iPhone to store files. Whether you want to carry videos, music, photos or documents, you can easily put them on your phone. All you have to do to get this music is to connect your iPhone to a laptop or desktop computer.
Most iPhone users take full advantage of their phone’s built-in camera. Taking a lot of pictures, though, can leave you with many unorganized photos. If you want to organize your photos so you can find them easily, use your iPhone’s album function that is built-in. This feature is a godsend for anyone who needs to quickly find a specific image without scrolling endlessly.
If you wish to do basic arithmetic quickly, try using the calculator in your iPhone’s utility section. The iPhone calculator also offers additional functionality for more complex mathematics: Simply tilt your phone sideways and the everyday calculator shifts into scientific mode.
Screenshots are a wonderful benefit to the iPhone. Simply hold the Home and Sleep buttons simultaneously when you at the screen you want an image of. Your screenshot is saved when the screen is white.
Your iPhone’s Safari mobile browser will allow you to do just about everything that you would be able to do on a regular Internet browser. If you run into a picture you want to save while you’re browsing, just tap and hold it. A menu will appear asking if you’d like to save the picture to the Camera Roll. These photo’s can even be copied and placed inside a message!
If your iPhone freezes up and does not restart by pressing the “sleep/wake” button, a hard reset will fix the problem. Simultaneously hold the button and the Home key. The iPhone will initiate a shutdown and restart, solving the problem.
If your friends own iPhones, you have probably seen their amazement when they discovered the device’s capabilities. Use the tips and tricks from this article to get the most from your iPhone.