Perhaps you have a new iphone and you are ready to load it with a bunch of cool apps. However, how do you know where to find them? Just read through this article and you will learn plenty of different ways to use your iphone and what apps you can add to make your experience better.
You need not worry about being lost when you have your iphone. There is a maps app that is built into the phone, which makes it much easier to for you to always know where you are. This can help you get home or anywhere else you were planning to be.
When using Safari, it only takes a single tap to place a phone call. Let’s say you want to find a dry cleaner. When you locate the number, you do not have to type it in to call the business. Simply tap the phone number once and you will automatically be connected.
Another benefit of the iphone is the ability to navigate. If you try the map feature with the GPS when searching for directions, you can locate the best route to your destination and even find gas or shops along the way. This can also be bookmarked so that you can go back to the spot that you were at.
You may be sick and tired of the many notifications you receive when using your iphone. You’ll find it easy to disable them. First, select the settings button, and then touch the notifications bar. Examine the apps listed in the heading and delete the ones you no longer use. Doing this will keep the life of your battery long.
It is easy to make apps from sites you always visit. You just need to visit the site itself. Once you are on the site, tap your phone’s “Go” button. This will give you the option to add this site to your home screen. Like any other app you create, you can easily rename this link once you have it stored safely on the home screen.
It is pretty easy to retain images from Mail and Safari. Simply touch and hold on an image that you want to save. A box pops up after this period of time prompting you to save any image on your iphone.
Do you feel like the phrase you just typed into iMessage was the wrong one? Did Auto Correct mess up your meaning yet again? There is an easy way to fix this; just shake your iphone. This automatically removes your most recent typing. Remember that this is optional, so you have to check Settings first.
Have you ever been disappointed that you could not get your camera up in time to get a perfect shot? Consider this simple shortcut. When your screen is locked, simply tap your Home button twice. You should have a little icon for a camera on the screen, along the bottom. Hitting it will instantly throw your iphone into camera mode.
You should now have a better idea of how to install the useful apps and make better use of your iphone. You also learned more about downloading, installing and using apps. You will find that your iphone is more useful than you first thought.