The multitasking menu and the “Control Center” in the new iPhone open differently
To make the iPhone frameless, Apple removed the Home button and redesigned the gestures for controlling the smartphone.
Remember the main ones:
Awakening – just click on the screen of an inactive iPhone.
Return to the home screen – swipe up from the bottom of the screen.
Multitasking menu – hold down the lower bar and swipe with your finger approximately to the middle of the screen.
Scrolling through open programs – swipe right to left or left to right about on the bottom bar.
Call “Control Center” – you need to swipe down from the upper right corner of the display.
Call “Notification Center” – you need to swipe down from the upper left corner of the display .
To call Siri on the new iPhone, you need to hold down the power button, and to activate Apple Pay – press it twice.
2. Learn how to turn it off
Go to the Settings menu, General and select the Turn Off button, or hold down the power button and any of the volume buttons and then slide the slider from left to right.
3. Take a screenshot
to the screenshot To take a screenshot, press the power and volume up buttons at the same time.
4. Set up the Control Center
To do this, go to the “Settings” menu “Control Point” “Configure elem. control ”and make a list of actions for quick access.
5. Write what is happening on the screen
Add “Screen Record” to “Control Point” through “Settings” – it is through it that you can start and stop it. The finished video will be saved in the film.
6. Use the keyboard as the trackpad
If iPhone XR, press the spacebar to activate the trackpad. If you are using an iPhone Xs or other new smartphone, press the keyboard with an effort.
7. Try the Roulette app
Run the program and set the points between which you want to determine.
Using the program for professional purposes will not work, but for home needs it is quite accurate.
8. Turn on “Modem Mode”
A activate it via the Settings menu “Modem Mode” and set a password.
After that, you can find your iPhone in the list of Wi-Fi networks on another device and use the Internet from it.
9. Set up “Screen Time” / h2
It will help you control the use of your smartphone
You can enable this feature through the Settings menu “Screen Time”.
Using this menu you can set time limits for application groups, as well as find out which programs you use most often on your device.
10. Add another face to Face ID
To do this, go to the Settings menu, Face ID and Password Code, and then select “Alternative Appearance.”
11. Set the ringtone to contact
Find the person you need in the Contacts application, click on the Edit button and go to the Ringtone menu.
12. Set a unique vibration
First, select the subscriber in “Contacts”, then click “Edit”, go to the “Ringtone” menu and select “Vibration.”
Here you can set one of the ready options for vibration or create a unique pattern.
13. Teach him to speak the caller’s name
Go to the menu “ Settings »“ Phone ”“ Call announcement ”and determine when the iPhone should pronounce the name of the caller:“ Always ”,“ Headphones and a car ”or“ Headphones only ”.
14. Turn on the flash on an incoming call
. You can activate this feature in the Settings menu, General “Universal access” “Flash alerts.”
The flash will flicker not only during an incoming call, but also when notifications appear.
15. Scan documents through Notes
Launch “Notes”, open a finished record or create a new one, click on the “+” button and select the option “Scan documents.”
The application cuts off all unnecessary and evens out the perspective of the image.
16. Try the keyboard for one hand
Go to the “Settings” menu “Keyboard” “Keyboard for one hand” and select its location: “Left” or “Right”.
17. Talk to Siri with the text
You can enable this feature in the Settings menu, General, Universal Access “Siri – here you need to activate” Text Entry for Siri “.
18. Create your own Memoji
Open Messages, go to an existing dialogue or create new, click on the button with the image of a monkey under the input line and select “+”.
In this menu you can create one or more avatars and use them in communication.
19. Set up notification grouping
Go to the “Notifications” Settings menu, select the application and open the “Grouping” section.
Messages in the “Notification Center” can be combined “Automatically” by type or “By program.”
20. Try “Commands” for Siri
Download “Teams” on the App Store. Open the application and go to the “Gallery” menu – here you will find a huge number of features that will simplify the handling of your iPhone.
21. Set up the Do Not Disturb mode
Do Not Disturb mode mutes any notifications and incoming calls. You can activate it through the Settings menu, Do Not Disturb.
We recommend that you schedule the on / off mode by time, and also use the switch in the Control Center.
22. Configure Do not disturb the driver »
iPhone may automatically turn on the Do Not Disturb mode when you are driving. Configure this feature in the Do Not Disturb Driver menu in Preferences Do Not Disturb.
23. Scan QR codes via Camera
Go to the “Settings” menu “Camera” and turn on “Scan QR-code”. Now you can get information from it using the standard “Camera” application.
24. Change the “Depth” in the “Portrait”
You can change the background blur intensity when using portrait mode. To do this, click on the “f” button in the upper right corner of the screen.
25. Turn on iCloud Photos
If you use not only iPhone, but also iPad or Mac, be sure to turn on “iCloud Photos” in the “Settings” menu “Photos”. After that, the snapshots will automatically sync between Apple devices.
26. Try the “Power Saving Mode”
Turn it on it can be in the menu “Settings” “Battery”. It disables some background processes and makes it possible to increase the battery life of the iPhone.
27. Download unused applications
If you have already managed to fill your iPhone’s memory with programs and games to the eyeballs, be sure to enable the “Download unused” option in the Settings menu of the iTunes Store and App Store.
Now the smartphone will automatically delete applications that you do not use. At the same time, the shortcut for the game or program for quick loading will remain on the home screen.
28. Disable Ratings and Reviews
To prevent intrusive requests from appearing in applications to leave a rating, turn off the “Ratings and Reviews” item in the “Settings” menu of the “iTunes Store and App Store.”
29. Set up “Display Increase”
If you found iPhone Xs Max under the tree, you can increase the elements on its screen through the Settings menu, Screen and Brightness, View.
30. Try it “ICloud Media Library”
You can enable it through the “Settings” menu “Music”. With it, you can synchronize not only audio from Apple Music, but also up to 100 thousand tracks that you added to your iPhone via iTunes.