An iPhone can be your best friend in life. It can provide you communication, Internet, pictures, music and video. Some recent ones can even answer questions for you and have conversation with you. To make sure that you still own your iPhone and that it does not own you, read on.
If your iPhone uses the iOS4 platform, you may find that running more than one app will drastically slow down the phone’s performance. Double-tap the Home button to bring up a list of all currently running and suspended apps. Tap, then hold each one until each icon wiggles. You can then use the delete button to close any unneeded apps.
In addition to countless other amazing features, it is important to note the iPhone’s ability to be used as a portable e-reader. Because it is possible to download individual books as well as applications containing literary anthologies of virtually every description, you can conveniently carry your favorite classics or the latest best-seller everywhere you travel.
Before putting your iPhone to sleep, press the home button. This ensures that all apps are turned off, and it saves you battery life in the process. If you simply put the phone to sleep without pressing home, you may have some apps running in the background and reduce your battery life.
Are you not so sure you want to send that iMessage after all? Has the notorious Auto Correct messed with you again? The easiest way to undo this is to just give a quick shake to your iPhone. This will automatically undo recent typing. Since this feature is optional, you will have to enable it through the Settings menu.
There are timers when your iPhone may have an issue with an application like any computer would. This can easily be solved by force quitting it. To do this on your phone, press and hold your Home button for about six seconds. This will cause it to quit the problematic application quickly.
If you are going to email someone or send them a note, there are suggested words that make this process easy. If you do not want to use this feature, it is simple to close it. All you have to do is tap anywhere on the screen and the box will disappear.
The Safari browser in your phone is fully-functional and can do anything you could on a regular computer, including saving Internet pictures. If you find an image you want to preserve on your phone, simply tap it and hold it. A menu will pop up and allow you to save the image to your iPhone’s Camera Roll. These photo’s can even be copied and placed inside a message!
Your iPhone can do two things. It can either make all moments and situations in life a little easier. Or, it can become an indispensable part of you that sucks up all of your time and attention. To stay master of your life and technology, apply all the tips from the article today.