Shortcuts is an app that lets you streamline tasks on other apps. It helps people get one or more tasks done on apps at a time. For instance, you can load a certain shortcut that can pull up workout music, give an estimated time to the nearest gym and pull up workout videos. You can also use Shortcuts through the Spotlight. Below we’ll cover how.
Using Shortcuts in Spotlight
This method is very simple. Load the Spotlight by hitting the Command key and space key at the same time on the Mac, or by swiping down on an empty space on an iPhone or iPad. The spotlight will look like this on an iPhone:
Now type the name of a Shortcut you created so that it populates in the field. You may have to scroll to find it. Tap on or double-click the shortcut to run it.