Want To Know About The Iphone? Read On

Own an iPhone and you instantly know how much better they are than the average cell phone, but you may not have any idea how to master the device. Continue reading this article to learn how to use you iPhone to its full potential. cell phones

Location-based reminders are possible thanks to Siri. You do not have to say "At five I have to call work, Siri." Instead, you can request: "Siri, tell me to contact the office when I reach my home." When the phone's GPS realizes you are home, it will give you the reminder. This is convenient for times that you want a reminder, but don't know exactly what time you'll need the reminder.

If you are browsing in Safari, you have the ability to make a phone call with a simple tap. For example, you may want to find a local dry cleaner. When you find the number, no need to go to your phone component to make the call. Instead, simply press your finger onto the number you want to call and you'll be connected instantly.

Most iPhone users spend a good deal of time browsing Mail or Safari, but they might not know how easy it is to save images from them. Just touch and hold the image you want to save. The box that pops up will have options for manipulating the image.

Location-based reminders can be set by using Siri. Siri already gives reminders based on a pre-set time. So instead of having Siri remind you to call somewhere at 6 p.m., you can instead have her remind you when you get home. Your phone will detect where you are and tell you about whatever reminder you set. This way if you don't know what time you're getting home, you can still set a reminder.

Most iPhone users spend a good deal of time browsing Mail or Safari, but they might not know how easy it is to save images from them. Simply touch and hold on an image that you want to save. A screen should pop up and ask you to either save the image, or cancel.

There is a calculator tool in the iPhone that easily lets you add, subtract or multiply something very quickly. You can turn your phone to access the scientific calculator option which is visible when the phone is horizontal.

Screenshots are a wonderful benefit to the iPhone. When you are looking at what you want the screenshot of, press Sleep and Home together. When the screen becomes white, the screenshot is saved on your phone.

If your iPhone freezes up and does not restart by pressing the "sleep/wake" button, a hard reset will fix the problem. Hold down the Sleep/Wake button and the Home key at the same time. The iPhone will initiate a shutdown and restart, solving the problem.

Always stay on top of firmware updates for your iPhone. This will increase the usability of your device, and it can also increase battery life. Update firmware by putting iTunes on your computer, then synchronizing the iPhone to the computer. You can also connect to an Apple computer with iCloud.

Select a ringtone that you love, this makes your iPhone more personal. Distinctive ringtones can be helpful in distinguishing the type of message you're getting or who is calling you. Load a favorite song or sound clip to your iPhone that you really enjoy. This will allow your iPhone to stand out from the crowd.

After reading this article, you know more about how to make the most of your iPhone. Now is the time to take what you have learned here and try them out on your phone.