iPhone, iPad or iPod can change our lives by organizing and simplifying our everyday tasks. They are packed with many features that are designed to help their owners get the most out of their devices. We compiled a list of useful tips and tricks that you will find handy:
iOS 5 now has a built in dictionary. Don’t know a word, don’t worry. Highlight it and tap on the Define option where you can see the definition.
iOS devices offer limited space. And you may want to know how much space exactly an app is using. Tap Settings > General > Usage. You may also tap on any app to find out the App Size in more detail.
3-Split the iPad’s Keyboard:
You can split the iPad’s keyboard for a different typing experience. To do this simply tap and hold on the dismiss keyboard button.
4-Create Your Own Shortcuts:
To create your own shortcuts, Tap Settings > General > Keyboard > Add New Shortcut. For instance you could enter atbc and have it auto-correct to “Apple Toolbox”.
5-Instantly Scroll up to the top of a web page, app, or screen in iOS:
Are you reading end of a long page and you want to scroll up? Simply tap on the title bar clock and you will immediately scroll up to the top.
iOS 5 has finally added a built-in Emoji keyboard. To enable simply tap Settings > General > Keyboard > International Keyboards >Add New Keyboard, and find and add Emoji.
You can now change iOS device name via Settings > General > About > Name.
8-“Find on Page” with safari:
If you want to find a text on a web page with Safari on iPad, iPod or iPhone, you may use Find on Page feature. To do that simply tap search box, “Find on Page” feature will open.
Obsessed with tech since the early arrival of A/UX on Apple, Sudz (SK) is responsible for the editorial direction of AppleToolBox. He is based out of Los Angeles, CA.
Sudz specializes in covering all things macOS, having reviewed dozens of OS X and macOS developments over the years.
In a former life, Sudz worked helping Fortune 100 companies with their technology and business transformation aspirations.