Simple Tips to Help you get The Most Out Of Your iPhone

The iPhone is one of the most popular pieces of technology in recent years, but learning to use it can be tricky. If you, like many others, have an iPhone but have yet to master all its features, read on. This article is filled with little tips and tricks you make you can expert at using your phone.

Whenever a new update is available for your iPhone, take the time to install it. This will help ensure your phone is working as fast and efficiently as possible. This also requires you to back up your photos and other information to your computer. This way, if something happens during the update process, you won't lose everything.

There are applications that let you use your iPhone to store files. With this app, you are able to upload pictures, brief videos, and music and text files. You can access files by connecting your phone directly to your computer, or you can view/listen to them on your phone.

Taking full advantage of your iPhone's multimedia capabilities means you can enjoy videos from virtually any source on your iPhone. This media mobility means you can watch movies or shows wherever you are.

To easily access your email messages, you can tag an account to your iPhone. This helps greatly because once you get an instant notification, you can check out the message instantaneously on the iPhone. Your phone can handle several email accounts at the same time.

Incoming messages are previewed on the iPhone lock screen by default. You may enjoy this feature, or you may find it annoying or unsuitable if the messages contain sensitive information. If you would prefer not to see them, it is not hard to disable this feature on your iPhone. Under Settings, choose Notifications and then Messages. Turn off the "Show Preview" option.

Your iPhone's calendar can be a great tool. You can quickly use this tool by directly adding events instead of always using "+" button. When you are in the day area, simply by tapping any hour and holding it on there will bring about a new event during that time period. Fast scheduling will give you more time to work with!

You can instantly capture a screenshot with your iPhone. To use this feature, simply press the power and home buttons at the same time. Don't hold them too long; press on them briefly. This is a simple way to take a screenshot and send it to your Images app.

There's an easy way to cut down on the time it takes to get to your favourite applications. These features can be mapped to the "Home" button by tinkering with the appropriate settings (found in "Settings" > "General" > "Home Button"). Once there, you can customize by simply double clicking, then picking out the options that you'd like to customize.

You can use three different methods to browse through your phone's contact list. It is possible to scroll with a finger, tap a letter to leap to its section of the list, or lightly press a finger onto the list. Using this third option will scroll through your contacts at high speed.

We hope these tips have helped you explore the various features an iPhone has to offer. Time to get a new iPhone? Head on over to this site to find your local mobile phone shops.