Buy insurance for your new phone, and keep all documentation in a handy but safe place. Your phone’s guarantee and insurance should cover you in the event that something happens to your phone. You should protect your phone by putting a good case onto it. If you want to type faster on your iPhone, program in word shortcuts. Go to the Settings menu, look under General, then Keyboard, and finally Add New Shortcut. By using acronyms or abbreviations, you can create shortcuts for more common words or phrases you type often. When you use these shortcuts, the entire word or phrase will be inserted. It can be tough to scroll in a small window on a website with the browser on your phone. It is difficult to keep your scrolling in the smaller window without scrolling in the main page. If you have difficulty, try to first zoom in on this window. Then, use two instead of one finger to scroll through the list. Have you ever been disappointed that you could not get your camera up in time to get a perfect shot? Give this tip a try. Clicking on the home button two times will get you to this area. You will then notice an icon representing the camera function somewhere on the lower part of the screen. You tap the icon to quickly enable your camera functions. It can be tough to scroll in a small window on a website with the browser on your phone. You might be scrolling the main website instead. If you have trouble, zoom in first. Also try using two fingers to scroll instead of one. Keep the firmware on your iPhone current. This will improve the phone’s usability and the battery life of your phone. Just install iTunes on your computer and then connect your iPhone to it. Or, you can take advantage of iCloud’s ability to the phone to an Apple computer. Did you ever miss your chance to take a great photo because it took too long to open your iPhone’s camera? Give this tip a try. Double tap Home twice when the screen is in a locked state. There should be a little icon for your camera along the screen bottom. Tapping this icon will enable the iPhone’s camera. It’s pretty easy to take a screencap on your iPhone. Simply, find the screen you want a shot of and hold down your “home” button as you click your “sleep” button. When you see the screen turn white, you know that the screenshot has been saved to your phone.
If you happen to accidentally drop the iPhone in water, you should not try turning it on right away. Take the time to dry the phone off as much as you possibly can, even leaving it overnight to dry. Activating a wet phone can short circuit it permanently. You can turn your favorite website in an app. To try this out, visit the site. Once you are there, simply tap on the “Go” button. When you do this, you’ll be asked if you want to add the site on your home page. You can then rename your new custom app.
You are able to take a steady photo easily enough on your iPhone. Your headphone volume controls can also double as a way to snap your pictures. You need a steady hand centered onto the image you wish to capture before you do anything else. The buttons on the cord will need to be pressed once you are ready to snap the picture.
There are times when you’ll find you iPhone has too many programs running that you are not using, which can slow down the responsiveness of your phone. To do this, tap your home button. Locate the specific app that needs to be closed and simply press it and hold. Once the icon moves, tap the icon that is red to close it.