15 tips and tricks to know when you have an iPhone or iOS 12

15 tips and tricks to know when you have an iPhone or iOS 12

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Recently, we introduced you to the 10 tips and tricks for iPad, it's the turn of the iPhone. You may already know some tips and will probably discover some of them. Here is our list of 15 tips and tricks to get the most out of your iPhone.

Prerequisites

Most manipulations will work for all iPhones. Some tips require at least an iPhone 7 with iOS 12.

15 tips and tricks on iPhone

1. Move multiple applications at once

In order to organize your iPhone faster and more efficiently, you can move several applications at the same time, from iOS 11. Long press an application, until all of them are shaking, then move it slightly. Without letting go of this icon, with another finger, tap on other applications. They will pile up under your first finger. So you will move them all at once.

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2. Strongly dim your iPhone screen light

Thanks to this tip, you can further reduce the lighting of your screen compared to what is natively allowed by iOS. This will prove to be very practical especially in complete darkness to avoid being attacked by the light of the screen.

Go to Settings> General> Accessibility> Zoom> Zoom filter> low light.

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To activate / deactivate this function more quickly we recommend that you create a shortcut. See you in Settings> General> Accessibility> Accessibility Shortcut (at the bottom) and tap on Zoom to make him tick . You can now activate or deactivate this function by pressing the side button 3 times.

3. React your messages with Animoji and Memoji

With iOS 10, you could start reacting to your messages. Now, with iOS 12, in Messages you can interact with your animoji. Select one and perform a simple drag and drop of lanimoji on the message.

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4. Swipe to delete in the calculator

There is a quick and easy way to delete a number (or a comma) in Apple's calculator: swipe the screen. Swiping the screen from left to right or from right to left will delete a number.

5. Customize SMS and call alerts

For SMS or calls, you can create a personalized vibration for everyone or for a specific contact.

Go to Settings> Sounds> Ringtone or His SMS> Vibration> Create a vibration. You just have to play with the screen to create a vibration sequence. Finally, you will have to stop, record and then name this new vibration.

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On the contrary, if you want to assign a sequence for a single contact, open this contact> Modify> Ringtone or His SMS> Default> Vibration> Create a vibration.

6. Turn your iPhone into a magnifying glass

With the magnifying glass active, your camera becomes a magnifying glass and you can zoom in on an element of which you cannot distinguish all the details. Better than the conventional zoom of the camera, the magnifying glass is optimized to allow you to better see the small elements. Go to Settings> General> Accessibility> Magnifier and activate Magnifying glass.

as an option in accessibility, once the magnifier is active, press the side button 3 times and select Loupe. The camera will open with a bar to adjust the zoom.

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7. Share its location with the keyboard suggestions

During a discussion in Messages, if your caller asks you where you are, Siri will offer you directly, without entering anything, to share your current location. If you start by writing something like I am here, it will also offer to provide your location.

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8. Make some notifications silent

You can, for one or more applications, decide which is silent. In the notification center, swipe a notification to the left, Grer> Distribute in silence. Thus all notifications of this application will be notified in silence.

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To reactivate the sound, the manipulation will be the same, but you will end up pressing Distribute with alert.

9. Shortcuts to notification settings

When a notification banner appears, at the top of your screen, you drag it down, click on the 3 dots at the top right to obtain the same settings as before.

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10. Search with lyrics

Got a song in mind and can't find the song title? In iTunes on macOS or iTunes on iOS, with Apple Music, you can search for music from lyrics.

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11. Shortcuts with search

You probably know, but the diOS search tool is very useful for finding an application, a contact or even a shortcut. It's the Spotlight diOS. It can also detect that you have copied a link, coming from an SMS for example, and by opening the search menu, you are offered to open it in Safari.

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12. Siri's possibilities: flash, passwords

Siri can do many things, including opening applications. But do you know that it can also turn on and off your flash or display your passwords or that of a particular site (after verification of your identity)?

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13. Searching for photos with multiple keywords

The Photos application recognizes elements that make them keywords so searching for photos is done more precisely.

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14. Do not disturb at night

Do not disturb a Sleep function that appears after the program activation times. This turns off sounds, ringtones, notifications and darkens your screen.

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15. Measure almost everything

It may not be as precise as a meter, but the measurement utility allows artificial intelligence or even increased reality to measure just about any object.

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