iPhone user guide for iOS 8.4

Brand: Apple
Product: iPhone
Category: Electronic, cellphones
Language: English

iPhoneUser GuideFor iOS 8.4 Software
1 9iPhone at a glanceiPhone overviewThis guide describes iOS 8.4 for: iPhone 6 iPhone 6 Plus iPhone 5s iPhone 5c iPhone 5 iPhone 4siPhone 6Bottom microphoneBottom microphoneRing/SilentswitchRing/SilentswitchReceiver/frontmicrophoneReceiver/frontmicrophoneFaceTimecameraFaceTimecameraVolumebuttonsVolumebuttonsMulti-TouchdisplayMulti-TouchdisplayHome button/Touch IDsensorHome button/Touch IDsensorHeadsetjackHeadsetjackSleep/WakebuttonSleep/WakebuttoniSight cameraiSight cameraSIM cardtraySIM cardtrayTrue Tone FlashTrue Tone FlashRearmicrophoneRearmicrophoneApp iconsApp iconsStatus barStatus barLightning connectorLightning connectorSpeakerSpeaker
Chapter 1 iPhone at a glance 10iPhone 6 PlusFaceTimecameraFaceTimecameraRing/SilentswitchRing/SilentswitchReceiver/frontmicrophoneReceiver/frontmicrophoneVolumebuttonsVolumebuttonsMulti-TouchdisplayMulti-TouchdisplayHome button/Touch IDsensorHome button/Touch IDsensorSleep/WakebuttonSleep/WakebuttoniSightcameraiSightcameraSIM cardtraySIM cardtrayTrue Tone FlashTrue Tone FlashRearmicrophoneRearmicrophoneApp iconsApp iconsStatus barStatus barBottom microphoneBottom microphoneHeadsetjackHeadsetjackLightning connectorLightning connectorSpeakerSpeakeriPhone 5sReceiver/frontmicrophoneReceiver/frontmicrophoneBottom microphoneBottom microphoneRing/SilentswitchRing/SilentswitchFaceTime cameraFaceTime cameraVolumebuttonsVolumebuttonsMulti-TouchdisplayMulti-TouchdisplayHome button/Touch IDsensorHome button/Touch IDsensorHeadsetjackHeadsetjackSleep/WakebuttonSleep/WakebuttonRearmicrophoneRearmicrophoneSIM cardtraySIM cardtrayTrue Tone FlashTrue Tone FlashiSight cameraiSight cameraApp iconsApp iconsStatus barStatus barLightning connectorLightning connectorSpeakerSpeakerYour iPhone features and apps may vary depending on the model of iPhone you have, and on your location, language, and carrier. To find out which features are supported in your area, see www.apple.com/ios/feature-availability/.Note:  Apps and services that send or receive data over a cellular network may incur additional fees. Contact your carrier for information about your iPhone service plan and fees.
Chapter 1 iPhone at a glance 11AccessoriesThe following accessories are included with iPhone:Apple headset. Use the Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic (iPhone 5 or later) or the Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic (iPhone 4s) to listen to music and videos, and make phone calls. See Use an Apple headset on page 41.Connecting cable. Use the Lightning to USB Cable (iPhone 5 or later) or the 30-pin to USB Cable (iPhone 4s) to connect iPhone to your computer to sync and charge.Apple USB power adapter. Use with the Lightning to USB Cable or the 30-pin to USB Cable to charge the iPhone battery.SIM eject tool. Use to eject the SIM card tray. (Not included in all areas.)Multi-Touch screenA few simple gestures—tap, drag, swipe, and pinch—are all you need to use iPhone and its apps.
Chapter 1 iPhone at a glance 12ButtonsMost of the buttons you use with iPhone are virtual ones on the touchscreen. A few physical buttons control basic functions, such as turning iPhone on or adjusting the volume.Sleep/Wake buttonWhen you’re not using iPhone, press the Sleep/Wake button to lock iPhone. Locking iPhone puts the display to sleep, saves the battery, and prevents anything from happening if you touch the screen. You can still get phone calls, FaceTime calls, text messages, alarms, and notifications. You can also listen to music and adjust the volume. On iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the Sleep/Wake button is on the right side:Sleep/Wake buttonSleep/Wake buttonOn earlier iPhone models, the Sleep/Wake button is on the top edge:Sleep/Wake buttonSleep/Wake buttoniPhone locks automatically if you don’t touch the screen for a minute or so. To adjust the timing, go to Settings > General > Auto-Lock. Turn iPhone on. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the Apple logo appears.Unlock iPhone. Press either the Sleep/Wake or Home button, then drag the slider.Turn iPhone off. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the slider appears, then drag the slider. For additional security, you can require a passcode to unlock iPhone. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode (iPhone models with Touch ID) or Settings > Passcode (other models). See Use a passcode with data protection on page 44. Home buttonThe Home button takes you to the Home screen and provides other convenient shortcuts. On the Home screen, tap any app to open it.See apps you’ve opened. Double-click the Home button when iPhone is unlocked. See Start at home on page 23.Use Siri or Voice Control. Press and hold the Home button. See Chapter 4, Siri, on page 48 and Voice Control on page 33.
Chapter 1 iPhone at a glance 13On iPhone models with Touch ID, you can use the sensor in the Home button to read your fingerprint, instead of using your passcode or Apple ID password to unlock iPhone or make purchases in the iTunes Store, App Store, and iBooks Store. See Touch ID on page 44. If you have iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, you can also use the Touch ID sensor for authentication when using Apple Pay to make a purchase in a store or from within an app. See Touch ID on page 44 and Apple Pay on page 132.You can also use the Home button to turn accessibility features on or off. See Accessibility Shortcut on page 151.Volume controlsWhen you’re on the phone or listening to songs, movies, or other media, the buttons on the side of iPhone adjust the audio volume. Otherwise, the buttons control the volume for the ringer, alerts, and other sound effects.WARNING:  For important information about avoiding hearing loss, see Important safety information on page 183.VolumeupVolumeupVolumedownVolumedownLock the ringer and alert volumes. Go to Settings > Sounds, then turn off Change with Buttons. To limit the volume for music and videos, go to Settings > Music > Volume Limit.Note:  In some European Union (EU) countries, iPhone may warn that you’re setting the volume above the EU recommended level for hearing safety. To increase the volume beyond this level, you may need to briefly release the volume control. To limit the maximum headset volume to this level, go to Settings > Music > Volume Limit, then turn on EU Volume Limit. To prevent changes to the volume limit, go to Settings > General > Restrictions. Use Control Center to adjust the volume. When iPhone is locked or when you’re using another app, swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center.You can also use either volume button to take a picture or record a video. See Take photos and videos on page 94.Ring/Silent switchFlip the Ring/Silent switch to put iPhone in ring mode or silent mode .RingRingSilentSilentIn ring mode, iPhone plays all sounds. In silent mode, iPhone doesn’t ring or play alerts and other sound effects (but iPhone may still vibrate).
Chapter 1 iPhone at a glance 14Important:  Clock alarms, audio apps such as Music, and many games play sounds through the built-in speaker, even when iPhone is in silent mode. In some areas, the sound effects for Camera and Voice Memos are played, even if the Ring/Silent switch is set to silent.For information about changing sound and vibration settings, see Sounds and silence on page 36.Use Do Not Disturb. You can also silence calls, alerts, and notifications using Do Not Disturb. Swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center, then tap . See Do Not Disturb on page 37.SIM cardIf you were given a SIM card to install, install it before setting up iPhone.Important:  A Micro-SIM card (iPhone 4s) or a Nano-SIM card (iPhone 5 or later) is required to use cellular services when connecting to GSM networks and some CDMA networks. iPhone that’s been activated on a CDMA wireless network may also use a SIM card for connecting to a GSM network, primarily for international roaming. Your iPhone is subject to your wireless service provider’s policies, which may include restrictions on switching service providers and roaming, even after conclusion of any required minimum service contract. Contact your wireless service provider for more details. Availability of cellular capabilities depends on the wireless network.SIM cardSIM cardSIM cardtraySIM cardtrayPaper clipor SIMeject toolPaper clipor SIMeject toolStatus iconsThe icons in the status bar at the top of the screen give information about iPhone:Status iconWhat it meansCell signalYou’re in range of the cellular network and can make and receive calls. If there’s no signal, “No service” appears.Airplane modeAirplane mode is on—you can’t make phone calls, and other wireless functions may be disabled. See Travel with iPhone on page 47.LTEYour carrier’s LTE network is available, and iPhone can connect to the Internet over that network. (iPhone 5 or later. Not available in all areas.) See Cellular settings on page 190.UMTSYour carrier’s 4G UMTS (GSM) or LTE network (depending on carrier) is available, and iPhone can connect to the Internet over that network. (Not available in all areas.) See Cellular settings on page 190.UMTS/EV-DOYour carrier’s 3G UMTS (GSM) or EV-DO (CDMA) network is available, and iPhone can connect to the Internet over that network. See Cellular settings on page 190.
Chapter 1 iPhone at a glance 15Status iconWhat it meansEDGEYour carrier’s EDGE (GSM) network is available, and iPhone can connect to the Internet over that network. See Cellular settings on page 190.GPRS/1xRTTYour carrier’s GPRS (GSM) or 1xRTT (CDMA) network is available, and iPhone can connect to the Internet over that network. See Cellular settings on page 190.Wi-Fi calliPhone is making a call over Wi-Fi. See Make a call on page 51.Wi-FiiPhone is connected to the Internet over a Wi-Fi network. See Connect to Wi-Fi on page 16.Do Not Disturb“Do Not Disturb” is turned on. See Do Not Disturb on page 37.Personal HotspotiPhone is providing a Personal Hotspot for another device. See Personal Hotspot on page 40.SyncingiPhone is syncing with iTunes. See Sync with iTunes on page 20.Network activityShows that there’s network activity. Some third-party apps may also use it to show an active process.Call ForwardingCall Forwarding is set up. See Call forwarding, call waiting, and caller ID on page 56.VPNYou’re connected to a network using VPN. See Network access on page 175.TTYiPhone is set to work with a TTY machine. See TTY support on page 174.Portrait orientation lockThe iPhone screen is locked in portrait orientation. See Change the screen orientation on page 25.AlarmAn alarm is set. See Alarms and timers on page 101.Location ServicesAn item is using Location Services. See Privacy on page 43.Bluetooth®Blue or white icon:  Bluetooth is on and paired with a device. Gray icon:  Bluetooth is on. If iPhone is paired with a device, the device may be out of range or turned off.No icon:  Bluetooth is turned off.See Bluetooth devices on page 42.Bluetooth batteryShows the battery level of a paired Bluetooth device.BatteryShows the iPhone battery level or charging status. See Charge and monitor the battery on page 46.
2 16Get startedSet up iPhone·WARNING:  To avoid injury, read Important safety information on page 183 before using iPhone.You can set up iPhone over a Wi-Fi network, or over your carrier’s cellular network (not available in all areas). Or connect iPhone to your computer and use iTunes to set up iPhone (see Connect iPhone to your computer on page 20).Set up iPhone. Turn on iPhone, then follow the Setup Assistant.The Setup Assistant steps you through the process, including: Connecting to a Wi-Fi network Signing in with or creating a free Apple ID (needed for many features, including iCloud, FaceTime, the iTunes Store, the App Store, and more) Entering a passcode Setting up iCloud and iCloud Keychain Turning on recommended features such as Location Services Adding a credit or debit card to Passbook to use with Apple Pay (iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus) Activating iPhone with your carrierYou can also restore iPhone from an iCloud or iTunes backup during setup. See Back up iPhone on page 188.Note:  Find My iPhone is turned on when you sign in to iCloud. Activation Lock is engaged to help prevent anyone else from activating your iPhone, even if it is completely restored. Before you sell or give away your iPhone, you should reset it to erase your personal content and turn off Activation Lock. See Sell or give away iPhone on page 191.Some carriers let you unlock iPhone for use with their network. To see if your carrier offers this option, see support.apple.com/kb/HT1937. Contact your carrier for authorization and setup information. You need to connect iPhone to iTunes to complete the process. Additional fees may apply. For more information, see support.apple.com/kb/HT5014.Connect to Wi-FiIf appears at the top of the screen, you’re connected to a Wi-Fi network. iPhone reconnects anytime you return to the same location. Configure Wi-Fi. Go to Settings > Wi-Fi, then turn Wi-Fi on or off. (You can also turn Wi-Fi on or off in Control Center.) Choose a network:  Tap one of the listed networks, then enter the password, if asked.
Chapter 2 Get started 17 Ask to join networks:  Turn on Ask to Join Networks to be prompted when a Wi-Fi network is available. Otherwise, you must manually join a network when a previously used network isn’t available. Join a closed Wi-Fi network:  Tap Other, then enter the name of the closed network. You need to know the network name, security type, and password. Adjust the settings for a Wi-Fi network:  Tap next to a network. You can set an HTTP proxy, define static network settings, turn on BootP, or renew the settings provided by a DHCP server. Forget a network:  Tap next to a network you’ve joined before, then tap Forget this Network.Set up your own Wi-Fi network. If you have an unconfigured AirPort base station turned on and within range, you can use iPhone to set it up. Go to Settings > Wi-Fi and look for Set up an AirPort base station. Tap your base station and Setup Assistant will do the rest.Manage an AirPort network. If iPhone is connected to an AirPort base station, go to Settings > Wi-Fi, tap next to the network name, then tap Manage this Network. If you haven’t yet downloaded AirPort Utility, tap OK to open the App Store, then download it.Connect to the InternetiPhone connects to the Internet whenever necessary, using a Wi-Fi connection (if available) or your carrier’s cellular network. For information about connecting to a Wi-Fi network, see Connect to Wi-Fi, above.When an app needs to use the Internet, iPhone does the following, in order: Connects over the most recently used available Wi-Fi network Shows a list of Wi-Fi networks in range, and connects using the one you choose Connects over the cellular data network, if availableNote:  If a Wi-Fi connection to the Internet isn’t available, apps and services may transfer data over your carrier’s cellular network, which may result in additional fees. Contact your carrier for information about your cellular data plan rates. To manage cellular data usage, see Cellular settings on page 190.Apple IDYour Apple ID is the account you use for just about everything you do with Apple, including storing your content in iCloud, downloading apps from the App Store, and buying music, movies, and TV shows from the iTunes Store.If you already have an Apple ID, use it when you first set up iPhone, and whenever you need to sign in to use an Apple service. If you don’t already have an Apple ID, you can create one whenever you’re asked to sign in. You only need one Apple ID for everything you do with Apple. For more information, see appleid.apple.com.iCloudiCloud offers free mail, contacts, calendar, and other features that you can set up simply by signing in to iCloud with your Apple ID, then making sure that the features you want to use are turned on.Set up iCloud. Go to Settings > iCloud. Create an Apple ID if needed, or use your existing one.
Chapter 2 Get started 18iCloud stores your photos and videos, documents, music, calendars, contacts, and more. Content stored in iCloud is pushed wirelessly to your other iOS devices and computers signed in to iCloud with the same Apple ID. iCloud is available on devices with iOS 5 or later, on Mac computers with OS X Lion v10.7.5 or later, and on PCs with iCloud for Windows 4.0 (Windows 7 or Windows 8 is required). You can also sign in to iCloud.com from any Mac or PC to access your iCloud information and features like Photos, Find My iPhone, Mail, Calendar, Contacts, iWork for iCloud, and more.Note:  iCloud may not be available in all areas, and iCloud features may vary by area. For more information, see www.apple.com/icloud/.iCloud features include: Music, Movies, TV Shows, Apps, and Books:  Automatically get iTunes purchases on all your devices set up with iCloud, or download previous iTunes music and TV show purchases for free, anytime. With an iTunes Match subscription, all your music, including music you’ve imported from CDs or purchased somewhere other than the iTunes Store, can also be stored in iCloud and played on demand. See iTunes Match on page 75. Download previous App Store and iBooks Store purchases to iPhone for free, anytime. Photos:  Use iCloud Photo Library to store all your photos and videos in iCloud, and access them from any iOS 8.1 or later device, Mac with OS X Yosemite v10.10.3 or later, and on iCloud.com using the same Apple ID. Use iCloud Photo Sharing to share photos and videos with just the people you choose, and let them add photos, videos, and comments. See iCloud Photo Library on page 88. See iCloud Photo Sharing on page 89. Family Sharing:  Up to six family members can share their purchases from the iTunes Store, App Store, and iBooks Store. Pay for family purchases with the same credit card and approve kids’ spending right from a parent’s device. Plus, share photos, a family calendar, and more. See Family Sharing on page 38. iCloud Drive:  Safely store your presentations, spreadsheets, PDFs, images, and other documents in iCloud, and access them from your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or PC. iCloud Drive is available on any iOS 8 or later device and on any Mac with OS X Yosemite v10.10.0 or later. If you’re using an earlier version of iOS, see Set up iCloud Drive on page 40. Mail, Contacts, Calendars:  Keep your mail, contacts, calendars, notes, and reminders up to date across all your devices. Safari Tabs:  See the tabs you have open on your other iOS devices and OS X computers. See Browse the web on page 64. Backup:  Back up iPhone to iCloud automatically when connected to power and Wi-Fi. iCloud data and backups sent over the Internet are encrypted. See Back up iPhone on page 188. Find My iPhone:  Locate your iPhone on a map, display a message, play a sound, lock the screen, temporarily suspend or permanently remove your credit and debit cards in Passbook used for Apple Pay, or remotely wipe your iPhone data. Find My iPhone includes Activation Lock, which requires your Apple ID and password in order to turn off Find My iPhone or erase your device. Your Apple ID and password are also required before anyone can reactivate your iPhone. See Find My iPhone on page 46. Find My Friends:  Share your location with people who are important to you. Download the free app from the App Store. iCloud Keychain:  Keep your passwords and credit card information up to date across all your designated devices. See iCloud Keychain on page 45.
Chapter 2 Get started 19You must have an iCloud account and be signed in to iCloud to use Apple Pay. See Apple Pay on page 132.With iCloud, you get a free email account and 5 GB of storage for your mail, documents, photos, and backups. Your purchased music, apps, TV shows, and books, as well as your photo streams, don’t count against your available space.Upgrade your iCloud storage. Go to Settings > iCloud > Storage, then tap Change Storage Plan. For information about upgrading your iCloud storage, see help.apple.com/icloud/.View and download previous purchases, or get purchases shared by your family. iTunes Store purchases: You can access your purchased songs and videos in the Music and Videos apps. Or, in the iTunes Store, tap More, then tap Purchased. App Store purchases: Go to the App Store, tap Updates, then tap Purchased. iBooks Store purchases: Go to iBooks, then tap Purchased.Turn on Automatic Downloads for music, apps, or books. Go to Settings > iTunes & App Store.For more information about iCloud, see www.apple.com/icloud/. For support information, see www.apple.com/support/icloud/.Set up other mail, contacts, and calendar accountsiPhone works with Microsoft Exchange, and many of the most popular Internet-based mail, contacts, and calendar services. Set up an account. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account. You can add contacts using an LDAP or CardDAV account, if your company or organization supports it. See Add contacts on page 148.You can add calendars using a CalDAV calendar account, and you can subscribe to iCalendar (.ics) calendars or import them from Mail. See Use multiple calendars on page 84.For information about setting up a Microsoft Exchange account in a corporate environment, see Mail, Contacts, and Calendar on page 175.Manage content on your iOS devicesYou can transfer information and files between your iOS devices and computers, using iCloud or iTunes. iCloud stores your photos and videos, documents, music, calendars, contacts, and more. It all gets pushed wirelessly to your other iOS devices and computers, keeping everything up to date. See iCloud on page 17. iTunes syncs music, videos, photos, and more between your computer and iPhone. Changes you make on one device are copied to the other when you sync. You can also use iTunes to sync files and documents. See Sync with iTunes on page 20.You can use iCloud or iTunes, or both, depending on your needs. For example, you can use iCloud to automatically keep your contacts and calendars up to date on all your devices, and use iTunes to sync music from your computer to iPhone.Important:  To avoid duplicates, keep contacts, calendars, and notes in sync using iCloud or iTunes, but not both.
Chapter 2 Get started 20You can also manually manage content from iTunes, in the device’s Summary pane. This lets you add songs and videos, by choosing a song, video, or playlist from your iTunes library and then dragging it to your iPhone in iTunes. This is useful if your iTunes library contains more items than can fit on your device.Note:  If you use iTunes Match, you can manually manage only video.Connect iPhone to your computerConnecting iPhone to your computer lets you sync content from your computer using iTunes. See Sync with iTunes on page 20.To use iPhone with your computer, you need: An Internet connection for your computer (broadband is recommended) A Mac or a PC with a USB 2.0 or 3.0 port, and one of the following operating systems: OS X version 10.6.8 or later Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 3 or laterConnect iPhone to your computer. Use the included Lightning to USB Cable or the 30-pin to USB Cable.Sync with iTunesSyncing with iTunes copies information from your computer to iPhone, and vice versa. You can sync by connecting iPhone to your computer, or you can set up iTunes to sync wirelessly with Wi-Fi. You can set iTunes to sync music, videos, apps, photos, and more. For help syncing iPhone, open iTunes on your computer, choose Help > iTunes Help, then select Sync your iPod, iPhone, or iPad. iTunes is available at www.itunes.com/download/.Set up wireless syncing. Connect iPhone to your computer. In iTunes on your computer, select your iPhone, click Summary, then select Sync with this iPhone over Wi-Fi.If Wi-Fi syncing is turned on, iPhone syncs when it’s connected to a power source, both iPhone and your computer are on and connected to the same wireless network, and iTunes is open on your computer.Tips for syncing with iTunes on your computerConnect iPhone to your computer, select it in iTunes, then set options in the different panes. If iPhone doesn’t appear in iTunes, make sure you’re using the latest version of iTunes, check that the included cable is correctly connected, then try restarting your computer.
Chapter 2 Get started 21 In the Summary pane, you can set iTunes to automatically sync iPhone when it’s attached to your computer. To temporarily prevent syncing when you attach the device, hold down Command and Option (Mac) or Shift and Control (PC) until you see iPhone appear in the iTunes window. In the Summary pane, select “Encrypt iPhone backup” if you want to encrypt the information stored on your computer when iTunes makes a backup. Encrypted backups are indicated by a lock icon , and a password is required to restore the backup. If you don’t select this option, other passwords (such as those for mail accounts) aren’t included in the backup and you’ll have to reenter them if you use the backup to restore iPhone. In the Music pane, you can sync music using your playlists. In the Photos pane, you can sync photos and videos from a supported app or folder on your computer. If you use iCloud to store your contacts, calendars, and bookmarks, don’t also sync them to iPhone using iTunes. If you turn on iCloud Photo Library, you can’t use iTunes to sync photos and videos to iPhone.Date and timeThe date and time are usually set for you based on your location—take a look at the Lock screen to see if they’re correct. Set whether iPhone updates the date and time automatically. Go to Settings > General > Date & Time, then turn Set Automatically on or off. If you set iPhone to update the time automatically, it gets the correct time over the cellular network and updates it for the time zone you’re in. Some carriers don’t support network time, so in some areas iPhone may not be able to automatically determine the local time.Set the date and time manually. Go to Settings > General > Date & Time, then turn off Set Automatically. Set whether iPhone shows 24-hour time or 12-hour time. Go to Settings > General > Date & Time, then turn 24-Hour Time on or off. (24-Hour Time may not be available in all areas.)Apple WatchUse the Apple Watch app (not available in all areas) to learn more about Apple Watch, and to pair your Apple Watch with iPhone. Just tap the Apple Watch app, and follow the onscreen instructions.International settingsGo to Settings > General > Language & Region to set: The language for iPhone The preferred language order for apps and websites The region format The calendar format Advanced settings for dates, times, and numbersTo add a keyboard for another language, go to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards. For more information, see Use international keyboards on page 177.
Chapter 2 Get started 22Your iPhone nameThe name of your iPhone is used by both iTunes and iCloud.Change the name of your iPhone. Go to Settings > General > About > Name.View this user guide on iPhoneYou can view the iPhone User Guide on iPhone in Safari, and in the iBooks app.View the user guide in Safari. Tap , then tap the iPhone User Guide bookmark. (If you don’t see a bookmark, go to help.apple.com/iphone/.) Add an icon for the user guide to the Home screen:  Tap , then tap Add to Home Screen. View the user guide in a different language:  Tap Change Language at the bottom of the home page.View the user guide in iBooks. Open iBooks, then search for “iPhone user” in the iBooks Store.For more information about iBooks, see Chapter 24, iBooks, on page 124.Tips for using iOS 8The Tips app helps you get the most from iPhone. Get Tips. Open the Tips app. New tips are added weekly.Get notified when new tips arrive. Go to Settings > Notifications > Tips.
3 23BasicsUse appsAll the apps that come with iPhone—as well as the apps you download from the App Store—are on the Home screen.Start at homeTap an app to open it.Press the Home button anytime to return to the Home screen. Swipe left or right to see other screens.
Chapter 3 Basics 24MultitaskingiPhone helps you manage several tasks at the same time.View contacts and open apps. Double-click the Home button to reveal the multitasking screen. Swipe left or right to see more. To switch to another app, tap it. To connect with a recent or favorite contact, tap the contact’s picture or name, then tap your preferred method of communication.Close an app. If an app isn’t working properly, you can force it to quit. Drag the app up from the multitasking display. Then try opening the app again.If you have lots of apps, you can use Spotlight to find and open them. Drag down the center of the Home screen to see the search field. See Spotlight Search on page 34.Look aroundDrag a list up or down to see more. Swipe to scroll quickly; touch the screen to stop it. Some lists have an index—tap a letter to jump ahead.Drag a photo, map, or webpage in any direction to see more.To quickly jump to the top of a page, tap the status bar at the top of the screen.
Chapter 3 Basics 25Get a closer lookPinch open on a photo, webpage, or map for a close-up—then pinch closed to zoom back out. In Photos, keep pinching to see the collection or album the photo’s in.Or double-tap a photo or webpage to zoom in, and double-tap again to zoom out. In Maps, double-tap to zoom in and tap once with two fingers to zoom out. Change the screen orientationMany apps give you a different view when you rotate iPhone. 9:41 AM100%9:41 AM100%To lock the screen in portrait orientation, swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center, then tap .The Portrait orientation lock icon appears in the status bar when the screen orientation is locked.When you use iPhone 6 Plus in landscape orientation, some apps have special layouts. These apps include: Mail Messages Calendar Reminders Weather Notes Clock Settings Contacts Voice Memos StocksNote:  These special layouts are not available when Display Zoom is enabled.
Chapter 3 Basics 26ReachabilityIf you have iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, and are using it in portrait orientation, lightly tap twice on the Home button to slide the screen down (bringing the top half closer to your thumb).Disable Reachability. Tap Settings > General > Accessibility, then tap Reachability (below Interaction).App extensionsSome apps let you extend the functionality of your apps on iPhone. An app extension may appear as a sharing option, action option, a widget in Notification Center, a file provider, or a custom keyboard. For example, if you download Pinterest to iPhone, Pinterest becomes another option for sharing when you click .Sharing optionsSharing optionsAction optionsAction optionsApp extensions can also help you edit a photo or video in your Photos app. For example, you can download a photo-related app that lets you apply filters to photos from your Photos app.Install app extensions. Download the app from the App Store, then open the app and follow the onscreen instructions.Turn sharing or action options on or off. Tap , then tap More (drag options to the left if necessary). Turn off third-party sharing or action options (they are on by default).Organize sharing and action options. Tap , then tap More (drag options to the left if necessary). Touch and drag to rearrange your options.For more information about Notification Center widgets, see Notification Center on page 36. For more information about Sharing options, see Share from apps on page 37.ContinuityAbout Continuity featuresContinuity features connect iPhone with your iPad, iPod touch, and Mac so they can work together as one. You can start an email or document on iPhone, for example, then pick up where you left off on your iPad. Or let your iPad or Mac use iPhone to make phone calls or send SMS or MMS text messages.Continuity features require iOS 8 or OS X Yosemite, and work with iPhone 5 or later, iPod touch (5th generation) or later, iPad (4th generation) or later, and supported Mac computers. For more information, see support.apple.com/kb/HT6337.
Chapter 3 Basics 27HandoffPick up on one device where you left off on another. You can use Handoff with Mail, Safari, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, Maps, Messages, Reminders, Calendar, Contacts, and even some third-party apps. For Handoff to work, your devices must be signed in to iCloud using the same Apple ID, and they must be within Bluetooth range of one another (about 33 feet or 10 meters).Switch devices. Swipe up from the bottom-left edge of the Lock screen (where you see the app’s activity icon), or go to the multitasking screen, then tap the app. On your Mac, open the app you were using on your iOS device.Disable Handoff on your devices. Go to Settings > General > Handoff & Suggested Apps.Disable Handoff on your Mac. Go to System Preferences > General, then turn off Allow Handoff between this Mac and your devices set up with iCloud.Phone callsMake and receive phone calls on your iPad, iPod touch, or Mac (with iOS 8 or OS X Yosemite) as long as your iPhone is on the same Wi-Fi network, and signed in to iCloud and FaceTime with the same Apple ID. (If available on your iPhone, Allow Wi-Fi Calls must be off. Go to Settings > Phone > Wi-Fi Calls.) See Make and receive calls on your iPad, iPod touch, or Mac on page 53.Make a phone call on your iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. Tap or click a phone number in Contacts, Calendar, or Safari. On iPad or iPod touch, you can also tap a recent contact in the multitasking screen.Disable iPhone Cellular Calls. Go to Settings > FaceTime, then turn off iPhone Cellular Calls.MessagesSwitch between your iOS devices and Mac computers (with iOS 8 or OS X Yosemite) as you send and receive SMS and MMS text messages. Just sign in to iMessage with the same Apple ID as your iPhone. For more information, see SMS, MMS, and iMessage on page 78.Instant HotspotYou can use Instant Hotspot on iPhone to provide Internet access to your other iOS devices and Mac computers (with iOS 8 or OS X Yosemite) that are signed in to iCloud using the same Apple ID. Instant Hotspot uses your iPhone Personal Hotspot, without you having to enter a password or even turn on Personal Hotspot.Use Instant Hotspot. Go to Settings > Wi-Fi on your other iOS device, then simply choose your iPhone network under Personal Hotspots. On your Mac, choose your iPhone network from your Wi-Fi settings.When you’re not using using the hotspot, your devices disconnect to save battery life. For more information see Personal Hotspot on page 40.Note:  This feature may not be available with all carriers. Additional fees may apply. Contact your carrier for more information.
Chapter 3 Basics 28Customize iPhoneArrange your appsArrange apps. Touch and hold any app on the Home screen until it jiggles, then drag apps around. Drag an app to the edge of the screen to move it to a different Home screen, or to the Dock at the bottom of the screen. Press the Home button to save your arrangement.Create a new Home screen. While arranging apps, drag an app to the right edge of the last Home screen. The dots above the Dock show how many Home screens you have, and which one you’re viewing.You can also customize the Home screen using iTunes, when iPhone is connected to your computer. In iTunes, select iPhone, then click Apps.Start over. Go to Settings > General > Reset, then tap Reset Home Screen Layout to return the Home screen and apps to their original layout. Folders are removed and the original wallpaper is restored.Organize with foldersCreate a folder. While arranging apps, drag one app onto another. Tap the name of the folder to rename it. Drag apps to add or remove them. Press the Home button when you finish.You can have multiple pages of apps in a folder.Delete a folder. Drag out all the apps—the folder is deleted automatically.
Chapter 3 Basics 29Change the wallpaperWallpaper settings let you set an image or photo as wallpaper for the Lock screen or Home screen. You can choose from dynamic and still images.Change the wallpaper. Go to Settings > Wallpaper > Choose a New Wallpaper.When choosing an image for new wallpaper, the Perspective Zoom button determines whether your selected wallpaper is zoomed. For wallpaper you already set, go to the Wallpaper setting, then tap the image of the Lock screen or Home screen to see the Perspective Zoom button.Note:  The Perspective Zoom button doesn’t appear if Reduce Motion (in Accessibility settings) is turned on. See Reduce screen motion on page 165.Adjust the screen brightnessDim the screen to extend battery life, or use Auto-Brightness.Adjust the screen brightness. Go to Settings > Display & Brightness, then drag the slider. If Auto-Brightness is on, iPhone adjusts the screen brightness for current light conditions using the built-in ambient light sensor. You can also adjust the brightness in Control Center.Display ZoomWith iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus you can magnify the screen display. Go to Settings > Display & Brightness. Tap View (below Display Zoom), choose Zoomed, then tap Set. For additional zoom features, see Zoom on page 162.
Chapter 3 Basics 30Type textThe onscreen keyboard lets you enter text when needed.Enter textTap a text field to see the onscreen keyboard, then tap letters to type. If you touch the wrong key, you can slide your finger to the correct key. The letter isn’t entered until you release your finger from the key.9:41 AM100%Tap Shift to type uppercase, or touch the Shift key and slide to a letter. Double-tap Shift for caps lock. To enter numbers, punctuation, or symbols, tap the Number key or the Symbol key . If you haven’t added any keyboards, tap to switch to the emoji keyboard. If you have several keyboards, tap to switch to the last one you used. Continue tapping to access other enabled keyboards, or touch and hold , then slide to choose a different keyboard. To quickly end a sentence with a period and a space, just double-tap the space bar.To type an alternate character, touch and hold a key, then slide to choose one of the options.To type an alternate character, touch and hold a key, then slide to choose one of the options.If you see a word underlined in red, tap it to see suggested corrections. If the word you want doesn’t appear, type the correction.As you write, the keyboard predicts your next word (not available in all languages). Tap a word to choose it, or accept a highlighted prediction by entering a space or punctuation. When you tap a suggested word, a space appears after the word. If you enter a comma, period, or other punctuation, the space is deleted. Reject a suggestion by tapping your original word (shown as the predictive text option with quotation marks).Predictive textPredictive textHide predictive text. Pull down the suggested words. Drag the bar up when you want to see the suggestions again.
Chapter 3 Basics 31Turn off predictive text. Touch and hold or , then slide to Predictive.If you turn off predictive text, iPhone may still try to suggest corrections for misspelled words. Accept a correction by entering a space or punctuation, or by tapping return. To reject a correction, tap the “x.” If you reject the same suggestion a few times, iPhone stops suggesting it.Set options for typing or add keyboards. Go to Settings > General > Keyboard.The onscreen keyboard for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus includes additional keys you may find useful. You can see these keys when you hold iPhone in landscape orientation.You can also use an Apple Wireless Keyboard to enter text. See Use an Apple Wireless Keyboard on page 32. To dictate instead of typing, see Dictate on page 32.Edit textRevise text. Touch and hold the text to show the magnifying glass, then drag to position the insertion point.Select text. Tap the insertion point to display the selection options. Or double-tap a word to select it. Drag the grab points to select more or less text. In read-only documents, such as webpages, touch and hold to select a word.Grab pointsGrab pointsYou can cut, copy, or paste over selected text. With some apps, you can also get bold, italic, or underlined text (tap B/I/U); get the definition of a word; or have iPhone suggest an alternative. Tap to see all the options.Undo the last edit. Shake iPhone, then tap Undo.Save keystrokesA shortcut lets you enter a word or phrase by typing just a few characters. For example, type “omw” to enter “On my way!” That one’s already set up for you, but you can also add your own.Create a shortcut. Go to Settings > General > Keyboard, then tap Shortcuts.Have a word or phrase you use and don’t want it corrected? Create a shortcut, but leave the Shortcut field blank.
Chapter 3 Basics 32Use iCloud to keep your personal dictionary up to date on your other devices. Go to Settings > iCloud, then turn on iCloud Drive or Documents & Data.Use an Apple Wireless KeyboardYou can use an Apple Wireless Keyboard (available separately) to enter text on iPhone. The keyboard connects via Bluetooth, so you must first pair it with iPhone.Note:  The Apple Wireless Keyboard may not support keyboard features that are on your device. For example, it does not anticipate your next word or automatically correct misspelled words.Pair an Apple Wireless Keyboard with iPhone. Turn on the keyboard, go to Settings > Bluetooth and turn on Bluetooth, then tap the keyboard when it appears in the Devices list.Once it’s paired, the keyboard reconnects to iPhone whenever it’s in range—up to about 33 feet (10 meters). When it’s connected, the onscreen keyboard doesn’t appear.Save your batteries. Turn off Bluetooth and the wireless keyboard when not in use. You can turn off Bluetooth in Control Center. To turn off the keyboard, hold down the On/off switch until the green light goes off.Unpair a wireless keyboard. Go to Settings > Bluetooth, tap next to the keyboard name, then tap Forget this Device.See Bluetooth devices on page 42.Add or change keyboardsYou can turn typing features, such as spell checking, on or off; add keyboards for writing in different languages; and change the layout of your onscreen keyboard or Apple Wireless Keyboard. Set typing features. Go to Settings > General > Keyboard. Add a keyboard for another language. Go to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards > Add New Keyboard.Switch keyboards. If you haven’t added any keyboards, tap to switch to the emoji keyboard. If you have several keyboards, tap to switch to the last one you used. Continue tapping to access other enabled keyboards, or touch and hold , then slide to choose a different keyboard.For information about international keyboards, see Use international keyboards on page 177.Change the keyboard layout. Go to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards, select a keyboard, then choose a layout. DictateIf you like, you can dictate instead of typing. Make sure Enable Dictation is turned on (in Settings > General > Keyboard) and iPhone is connected to the Internet.Note:  Dictation may not be available in all languages or in all areas, and features may vary. Cellular data charges may apply. See Cellular settings on page 190.
Chapter 3 Basics 33Dictate text. Tap on the onscreen keyboard, then speak. Tap Done when you finish.Tap to begin dictation.Tap to begin dictation.Add text. Tap again and continue dictating. To insert text, tap to place the insertion point first. You can also replace selected text by dictating.Add punctuation or format text. Say the punctuation or format. For example, “Dear Mary comma the check is in the mail exclamation mark” becomes “Dear Mary, the check is in the mail!” Punctuation and formatting commands include: quote … end quote new paragraph new line cap—to capitalize the next word caps on … caps off—to capitalize the first character of each word all caps—to make the next word all uppercase all caps on … all caps off—to make the enclosed words all uppercase no caps on … no caps off—to make the enclosed words all lowercase no space on … no space off—to run a series of words together smiley—to insert :-) frowny—to insert :-( winky—to insert ;-)Voice ControlVoice Control lets you make phone calls and FaceTime calls, and control music playback, if you have Siri turned off. (For information about using Siri to control iPhone by voice, see Chapter 4, Siri, on page 48.)Note:  Voice Control and Voice Control settings aren’t available when Siri is turned on.
Chapter 3 Basics 34Use Voice Control. Turn Siri off in Settings > General > Siri, then press and hold the Home button until the Voice Control screen appears and you hear a beep, or press and hold the center button on your headset. See Use an Apple headset on page 41.For best results: Speak clearly and naturally. Say only Voice Control commands, names, and numbers. Pause slightly between commands. Use full names.Change the language for Voice Control. By default, Voice Control expects you to speak voice commands in the language that’s set for iPhone (in Settings > General > International > Language). To use Voice Control in another language or dialect, go to Settings > General > International > Voice Control.Voice Control for the Music app is always on, but you can keep Voice Control from dialing when iPhone is locked. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode (iPhone models with Touch ID) or Settings > Passcode (other models), then turn off Voice Dial.For specific commands, see Make a call on page 51 and Siri and Voice Control on page 76. For more about using Voice Control, including information about using Voice Control in different languages, see support.apple.com/kb/HT3597.SearchSearch appsMany apps include a search field where you can type to find something within the app. For example, in the Maps app, you can search for a specific location.Spotlight SearchSpotlight Search not only searches your iPhone, but also shows suggestions from the App Store and the Internet. You may see suggestions for movie showtimes, nearby locations, and more.Search iPhone. Drag down the middle of any Home screen to reveal the search field. Results occur as you type; to hide the keyboard and see more results on the screen, tap Search. Tap an item in the list to open it.You can also use Spotlight Search to find and open apps.Choose which apps and content are searched. Go to Settings > General > Spotlight Search, then tap to deselect apps or content. To change the search order, touch and drag to a new position.
Chapter 3 Basics 35Limit Spotlight Search to your iPhone. Go to Settings > General > Spotlight Search, then tap Spotlight Suggestions to deselect it.Turn off Location Services for Spotlight Suggestions. Go to Settings > Privacy > Location Services. Tap System Services, then turn off Spotlight Suggestions.Control CenterControl Center gives you instant access to the camera, calculator, AirPlay, control and playback of currently playing audio, and other handy features. You can also adjust the brightness, lock the screen in portrait orientation, turn wireless services on or off, and turn on AirDrop. See AirDrop on page 37.Open Control Center. Swipe up from the bottom edge of any screen (even the Lock screen).Open the currently playing audio app. Tap the song title.Close Control Center. Swipe down, tap the top of the screen, or press the Home button.Turn off access to Control Center in apps or on the Lock screen. Go to Settings > Control Center. Alerts and Notification CenterAlertsAlerts let you know about important events. They can appear briefly at the top of the screen, or remain in the center of the screen until you acknowledge them.Some apps may include a badge on their Home screen icon, to let you know how many new items await—for example, the number of new email messages. If there’s a problem—such as a message that couldn’t be sent—an exclamation mark appears on the badge. On a folder, a numbered badge indicates the total number of notifications for all the apps inside.Alerts can also appear on the Lock screen. Respond to an alert without leaving your current app. Pull down on the alert when it appears at the top of your screen.Note:  This feature works with text and email messages, calendar invitations, and more.Respond to an alert when iPhone is locked. Swipe the alert from right to left.Silence your alerts. Go to Settings > Do Not Disturb. You can also use Siri to turn Do Not Disturb on or off. Say “Turn on Do Not Disturb” or “Turn off Do Not Disturb.”Set sounds and vibrations. Go to Settings > Sounds.
Chapter 3 Basics 36Notification CenterNotification Center collects your notifications in one place, so you can review them whenever you’re ready. View details about your day—such as the weather forecast, appointments, birthdays, stock quotes, and even a quick summary of what’s coming up tomorrow. Tap the Notifications tab to review all your alerts.Open Notification Center. Swipe down from the top edge of the screen.Set Today options. To choose what information appears, tap the Edit key at the end of your information on the Today tab. Tap + or — to add or remove information. To arrange the order of your information, touch , then drag it to a new position.Set notification options. Go to Settings > Notifications. Tap an app to set its notification options. For example, choose to view a notification from the Lock screen. You can also tap Edit to arrange the order of app notifications. Touch , then drag it to a new position.Note:  To include traffic conditions for your commute in the Today tab, make sure Frequent Locations is turned on in Settings > Privacy > Location Services > System Services > Frequent Locations.Get government alerts. In some areas, you can turn on alerts in the Government Alerts list. Go to Settings > Notifications. For example, in the United States, iPhone can receive presidential alerts, and you can turn AMBER and Emergency Alerts (which includes both Severe and Extreme Imminent Threat alerts) on or off (they’re on by default). In Japan, iPhone can receive Emergency Earthquake Alerts from the Japan Meteorological Agency. Government alerts vary by carrier and iPhone model, and may not work under all conditions.Choose whether to show Today and Notifications View on a locked screen. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode (iPhone models with Touch ID) or Settings > Passcode (other models), then choose whether to allow access when locked.Close Notification Center. Swipe up, or press the Home button. Sounds and silenceYou can change or turn off the sounds iPhone plays when you get a call, text, voicemail, email, tweet, Facebook post, reminder, or other event. Set sound options. Go to Settings > Sounds for options such as ringtones and alert tones, vibration settings and patterns, and ringer and alert volumes.Set vibration patterns. Go to Settings > Sounds, then choose an item from the Sounds and Vibration Patterns list. Tap Vibration to select a pattern or create your own. If you want to temporarily silence incoming calls, alerts, and sound effects, see the following section and Ring/Silent switch on page 13.
Chapter 3 Basics 37Do Not DisturbDo Not Disturb is an easy way to silence iPhone, whether you’re going to dinner or to sleep. It keeps calls and alerts from making any sounds or lighting up the screen. Turn on Do Not Disturb. Swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center, then tap . When Do Not Disturb is on, appears in the status bar.Note:  Alarms still sound, even when Do Not Disturb is on. To make sure iPhone stays silent, turn it off.Configure Do Not Disturb. Go to Settings > Do Not Disturb.You can schedule quiet hours, allow calls from your Favorites or groups of contacts, and allow repeated calls to ring through for those emergency situations. You can also set whether Do Not Disturb silences iPhone only when it’s locked, or even when it’s unlocked.SharingShare from appsIn many apps, you can tap Share or to choose how to share your information. The choices vary depending on the app you’re using. Additional options may appear if you’ve downloaded apps with sharing options. For more information, see App extensions on page 26.Use Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, Vimeo or other third-party apps with sharing options. Sign in to your account in Settings. The third-party sharing buttons take you to the appropriate setting if you’re not yet signed in.Customize the different ways you choose to share your information. Tap the More button, then touch and drag to move items to new positions.AirDropAirDrop lets you share your photos, videos, websites, locations, and other items wirelessly with other nearby devices (iOS 7 or later). With iOS 8, you can share with Mac computers with OS X Yosemite. AirDrop transfers information using Wi-Fi and Bluetooth—both must be turned on. To use AirDrop, you need to be signed in to iCloud using your Apple ID. Transfers are encrypted for security.Tap to share with a nearby friend using AirDrop.Tap to share with a nearby friend using AirDrop.Share an item using AirDrop. Tap Share , then tap the name of a nearby AirDrop user.Receive AirDrop items from others. Swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center. Tap AirDrop, then choose to receive items from Contacts Only or from Everyone. You can accept or decline each request as it arrives.
Chapter 3 Basics 38Family SharingWith Family Sharing, up to six family members can share their iTunes Store, iBooks Store, and App Store purchases, a family calendar, and family photos, all without sharing accounts.One adult in your household—the family organizer—invites family members to join the family group and agrees to pay for any iTunes Store, iBooks Store, and App Store purchases those family members initiate while part of the family group. Once set up, family members get immediate access to each other’s music, movies, TV shows, books, and eligible apps. In addition, family members can easily share photos in a shared family album, add events to a family calendar, share their location with other family members, and even help locate another family member’s missing device.Children under 13 can participate in Family Sharing, too. As a parent or legal guardian, the family organizer can provide parental consent for a child to have his or her own Apple ID, and create it on the child’s behalf. Once the account is created, it’s added to the family group automatically.Family Sharing requires you to sign in to iCloud with your Apple ID. You will also be asked to confirm the Apple ID you use for the iTunes Store, App Store, and iBooks Store. It is available on devices with iOS 8, Mac computers with OS X Yosemite, and PCs with iCloud for Windows 4.0. You can be part of only one family group at a time.Set up Family Sharing. Go to Settings > iCloud > Set Up Family Sharing. Follow the onscreen instructions to set up Family Sharing as the family organizer, then invite family members to join.Create an Apple ID for a child. Go to Settings > iCloud > Family, scroll to the bottom of the screen, then tap Create an Apple ID for a child.Accept an invitation to Family Sharing. Make sure you are signed in to iCloud, and that you can accept a Family Sharing invitation from your iOS device (iOS 8 required), Mac (OS X Yosemite required), or PC (iCloud for Windows 4.0 required). Or, if the organizer is nearby during the setup process, he or she can simply ask you to enter the Apple ID and password you use for iCloud.Access shared iTunes Store, App Store, and iBooks Store purchases. Open iTunes Store, iBooks Store, or App Store, tap Purchased, then choose a family member from the menu that appears.When a family member initiates a purchase, it is billed directly to the family organizer’s account. Once purchased, the item is added to the initiating family member’s account and is shared with the rest of the family. If Family Sharing is ever disabled, each person keeps the items they chose to purchase—even if they were paid for by the family organizer.Turn on Ask to Buy. The family organizer can require young family members to request approval for purchases or free downloads. Go to Settings > iCloud > Family, then tap the person’s name.Note:  Age restrictions for Ask to Buy vary by area. In the United States, the family organizer can enable Ask to Buy for any family member under age 18; for children under age 13, it’s enabled by default.
Chapter 3 Basics 39Hide your iTunes Store, App Store, and iBooks Store purchases. To hide all your purchases from family members, tap Settings > iCloud > Family > [your name], then turn off Share My Purchases. On your computer, you can also hide specific purchases so they aren’t available to other family members. See support.apple.com/en-us/HT201322.Share photos or videos with family members. When you set up Family Sharing, a shared album called “Family” is automatically created in the Photos app on all family members’ devices. To share a photo or video with family members, open the Photos app, then view a photo or video or select multiple photos or videos. Tap , tap iCloud Photo Sharing, add comments, then share to your shared family album. See iCloud Photo Sharing on page 89.Add an event to the family calendar. When you set up Family Sharing, a shared calendar called “Family” is automatically created in the Calendar app on all family members’ devices. To add a family event, open the Calendar app, create an event, then choose to add the event to the family calendar. See Share iCloud calendars on page 85.Set up a family reminder. When you set up Family Sharing, a shared list is automatically created in the Reminders app on all family members’ devices. To add a reminder to the family list, open the Reminders app, tap the family list, then add a reminder to the list. See Reminders at a glance on page 110.Share your location with family members. Family members can share their location by tapping Settings > iCloud > Share My Location (under Advanced). To find a family member’s location, use the Find My Friends app (download it for free from the App Store). Or, use the Messages app (iOS 8 required). For more information about using Messages to share or view locations, see Share photos, videos, your location, and more on page 81.Keep track of your family’s devices. If family members have enabled Share My Location in iCloud, you can help them locate missing devices. Open Find My iPhone on your device or at iCloud.com. For more information, see Find My iPhone on page 46.Leave Family Sharing. Go to Settings > iCloud > Family, then tap Leave Family Sharing. If you are the organizer, go to Settings > iCloud > Family, tap your name, then tap Stop Family Sharing. For more information, see support.apple.com/kb/HT201081.iCloud DriveAbout iCloud DriveiCloud Drive stores your presentations, spreadsheets, PDFs, images, and any other kind of document in iCloud so you can access these documents from any of your devices set up with iCloud. It allows your apps to share documents so you can work on the same file across multiple apps.iCloud Drive works with devices with iOS 8, Mac computers with OS X Yosemite, PCs with iCloud for Windows 4.0, or on iCloud.com. To access iCloud Drive, you must be signed in to iCloud with your Apple ID. iCloud Drive is integrated with Pages, Numbers, Keynote, GarageBand, and iCloud-enabled third-party apps. Storage limits are subject to your iCloud storage plan.Note:  iCloud Drive is automatically turned on for new accounts and users (iOS 8 or later).
Chapter 3 Basics 40Set up iCloud DriveIf iCloud Drive is not turned on, you can set it up using Setup assistant when you install iOS 8, or you can set it up later in Settings. iCloud Drive is an upgrade to Documents & Data. When you upgrade to iCloud Drive, your documents are copied to iCloud Drive and become available on your devices using iCloud Drive. You won’t be able to access the documents stored in iCloud Drive on your other devices until they are also upgraded to iOS 8 or OS X Yosemite. For more information about upgrading to iCloud Drive, see support.apple.com/kb/HT6345.Set up iCloud Drive. Go to Settings > iCloud > iCloud Drive, then turn on iCloud Drive and follow the onscreen instructions.Transfer filesThere are several ways to transfer files between iPhone and your computer or other iOS device. Transfer files using iTunes. Connect iPhone to your computer using the included cable. In iTunes on your computer, select iPhone, then click Apps. Use the File Sharing section to transfer documents between iPhone and your computer. Apps that support file sharing appear in the File Sharing Apps list in iTunes. To delete a file, select it in the Documents list, then press the Delete key.You can also view files received as email attachments on iPhone.With some apps, you can transfer files using AirDrop. See AirDrop on page 37.Personal HotspotUse Personal Hotspot to share your iPhone Internet connection. Computers can share your Internet connection using Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or a USB cable. Other iOS devices can share the connection using Wi-Fi. Personal Hotspot works only if iPhone is connected to the Internet over the cellular data network.Note:  This feature may not be available with all carriers. Additional fees may apply. Contact your carrier for more information.Share an Internet connection. Go to Settings > Cellular, then tap Personal Hotspot—if it appears—to set up the service with your carrier.After you turn on Personal Hotspot, other devices can connect in the following ways: Wi-Fi:  On the device, choose your iPhone from the list of available Wi-Fi networks. USB:  Connect iPhone to your computer using the cable that came with it. In your computer’s Network preferences, choose iPhone and configure the network settings. Bluetooth:  On iPhone, go to Settings > Bluetooth, then turn on Bluetooth. To pair and connect iPhone with your Bluetooth device, refer to the documentation that came with your device.Note:  When a device is connected, a blue band appears at the top of the iPhone screen. The Personal Hotspot icon appears in the status bar of iOS devices using Personal Hotspot.Change the Wi-Fi password for iPhone. Go to Settings > Personal Hotspot > Wi-Fi Password, then enter a password of at least 8 characters. Monitor your cellular data network usage. Go to Settings > Cellular. See Cellular settings on page 190.
Chapter 3 Basics 41AirPlayUse AirPlay to stream music, photos, and video wirelessly to Apple TV and other AirPlay-enabled devices. If you don’t see your AirPlay-enabled devices when you tap , you may also need to make sure everything is on the same Wi-Fi network.Display the AirPlay controls. Swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center, then tap .Stream content. Tap , then choose the device you want to stream to.Switch back to iPhone. Tap , then choose iPhone.Mirror the iPhone screen on a TV. Tap , choose an Apple TV, then tap Mirroring. A blue bar appears at the top of the iPhone screen when AirPlay mirroring is turned on. You can also connect iPhone to a TV, projector, or other external display using the appropriate Apple cable or adapter. See support.apple.com/kb/HT4108.AirPrintUse AirPrint to print wirelessly to an AirPrint-enabled printer from apps such as Mail, Photos, and Safari. Many apps available on the App Store also support AirPrint.iPhone and the printer must be on the same Wi-Fi network. For more information about AirPrint, see support.apple.com/kb/HT4356.Print a document. Tap or (depending on the app you’re using). See the status of a print job. Double-click the Home button, then tap Print Center. The badge on the icon shows how many documents are in the queue.Cancel a job. Select it in Print Center, then tap Cancel Printing.Use an Apple headsetThe Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic (iPhone 5 or later) and the Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic (iPhone 4s) feature a microphone, volume buttons, and the center button, which lets you answer and end calls or control audio and video playback, even when iPhone is locked.Center buttonCenter buttonUse the center button to control music playback. Pause a song or video: Press the center button. Press again to resume playback. Skip to the next song: Press the center button twice quickly. Return to the previous song: Press the center button three times quickly. Fast-forward: Press the center button twice quickly and hold. Rewind: Press the center button three times quickly and hold.Use the center button to answer or make phone calls.
Chapter 3 Basics 42 Answer an incoming call: Press the center button. End the current call: Press the center button. Decline an incoming call: Press and hold the center button for about two seconds, then let go. Two low beeps confirm you declined the call. Switch to an incoming or on-hold call, and put the current call on hold: Press the center button. Press again to switch back to the first call. Switch to an incoming or on-hold call, and end the current call: Press and hold the center button for about two seconds, then let go. Two low beeps confirm you ended the first call.Use Siri or Voice Control. Press and hold the center button. See Chapter 4, Siri, on page 48 or Voice Control on page 33.Bluetooth devicesYou can use Bluetooth devices with iPhone, including headsets, car kits, stereo headphones, or an Apple Wireless Keyboard. For supported Bluetooth profiles, see support.apple.com/kb/HT3647.WARNING:  For important information about avoiding hearing loss and avoiding distractions that could lead to dangerous situations, see Important safety information on page 183.Note:  The use of certain accessories with iPhone may affect wireless performance. Not all iPod and iPad accessories are fully compatible with iPhone. Turning on Airplane Mode may eliminate audio interference between iPhone and an accessory. Reorienting or relocating iPhone and the connected accessory may improve wireless performance.Turn Bluetooth on or off. Go to Settings > Bluetooth. You can also turn Bluetooth on or off in Control Center. Connect to a Bluetooth device. Tap the device in the Devices list, then follow the onscreen instructions to connect to it. See the documentation that came with the device for information about Bluetooth pairing. For information about using an Apple Wireless Keyboard, see Use an Apple Wireless Keyboard on page 32.iPhone must be within about 33 feet (10 meters) of the Bluetooth device. Return audio output to iPhone. Turn off or unpair the device, turn off Bluetooth in Settings > Bluetooth, or use AirPlay to switch audio output to iPhone. See AirPlay on page 41. Audio output returns to iPhone whenever the Bluetooth device is out of range.Bypass your Bluetooth device. To use the iPhone receiver or speaker for phone calls: Answer a call by tapping the iPhone screen. During a call, tap Audio and choose iPhone or Speaker Phone. Turn off the Bluetooth device, unpair it, or move out of range. Turn off Bluetooth in Settings > Bluetooth.Unpair a device. Go to Settings > Bluetooth, tap next to the device, then tap Forget this Device. If you don’t see the Devices list, make sure Bluetooth is on.
Chapter 3 Basics 43RestrictionsYou can set restrictions for some apps, and for purchased content. For example, parents can restrict explicit music from appearing in playlists, or disallow changes to certain settings. Use restrictions to prevent the use of certain apps, the installation of new apps, or changes to accounts or the volume limit.Turn on restrictions. Go to Settings > General > Restrictions, then tap Enable Restrictions. You’ll be asked to define a restrictions passcode that’s necessary to change the settings you make. This can be different from the passcode for unlocking iPhone.Important:  If you forget your restrictions passcode, you must restore the iPhone software. See Restore iPhone on page 189.PrivacyPrivacy settings let you see and control which apps and system services have access to Location Services, and to contacts, calendars, reminders, and photos.Location Services lets location-based apps such as Reminders, Maps, and Camera gather and use data indicating your location. Your approximate location is determined using available information from cellular network data, local Wi-Fi networks (if you have Wi-Fi turned on), and GPS (may not be available in all areas). The location data collected by Apple isn’t collected in a form that personally identifies you. When an app is using Location Services, appears in the status bar.Turn Location Services on or off. Go to Settings > Privacy > Location Services. You can turn it off for some or for all apps and services. If you turn off Location Services, you’re prompted to turn it on again the next time an app or service tries to use it.Turn Location Services off for system services. Several system services, such as compass calibration and location-based ads, use Location Services. To see their status, turn them on or off, or show in the status bar when these services use your location, go to Settings > Privacy > Location Services > System Services.Turn off access to private information. Go to Settings > Privacy. You can see which apps and features have requested and been granted access to the following information: Contacts Calendar Reminders Photos Bluetooth Sharing Microphone Camera HomeKit Health Motion Activity Twitter FacebookYou can turn off each app’s access to each category of information. Review the terms and privacy policy for each third-party app to understand how it uses the data it’s requesting. For more information, see support.apple.com/kb/HT6338.
Chapter 3 Basics 44SecuritySecurity features help protect the information on your iPhone from being accessed by others.Use a passcode with data protectionFor better security, you can set a passcode that must be entered each time you turn on or wake up iPhone.Set a passcode. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode (iPhone models with Touch ID) or Settings > Passcode (other models), then set a 4-digit passcode. Setting a passcode turns on data protection, using your passcode as a key to encrypt Mail messages and attachments stored on iPhone, using 256-bit AES encryption. (Other apps may also use data protection.)Increase security. Turn off Simple Passcode and use a longer passcode. To enter a passcode that’s a combination of numbers and letters, you use the keyboard. If you prefer to unlock iPhone using the numeric keypad, set up a longer passcode using numbers only.Add fingerprints and set options for the Touch ID sensor. (iPhone models with Touch ID) Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode. See Touch ID, below.Allow access to features when iPhone is locked. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode (iPhone models with Touch ID) or Settings > Passcode (other models). Optional features include: Today (see Notification Center on page 36) Notifications View (see Notification Center on page 36) Siri (if enabled, see Siri settings on page 50) Passbook (see Chapter 26, Passbook, on page 131) Reply with Message (see When someone calls on page 52)Allow access to Control Center when iPhone is locked. Go to Settings > Control Center. See Control Center on page 35.Erase data after ten failed passcode attempts. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode (iPhone models with Touch ID) or Settings > Passcode (other models), then tap Erase Data. After ten failed passcode attempts, all settings are reset, and all your information and media are erased by removing the encryption key to the data.If you forget your passcode, you must restore the iPhone software. See Restore iPhone on page 189.Touch IDOn iPhone models with Touch ID, you can unlock iPhone by placing a finger on the Home button. Touch ID also lets you: Use your Apple ID password to make purchases in the iTunes Store, App Store, or iBooks Store Present your credit card or debit card when making a purchase in a store that offers Apple Pay as a method of payment Provide debit and credit card info, billing and shipping addresses, and contact info when paying in an app that offers Apple Pay as a method of paymentSet up the Touch ID sensor. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode. Set whether you want to use a fingerprint to unlock iPhone, and to make purchases. Tap Add a Fingerprint, then follow the onscreen instructions. You can add more than one fingerprint (your thumb and forefinger, for example, or one for your spouse).
Chapter 3 Basics 45Note:  If you turn iPhone off after setting up the Touch ID sensor, you’ll be asked to confirm your passcode when you turn iPhone back on and unlock it the first time. You’ll also be asked for your Apple ID password for the first purchase you make in the iTunes Store, App Store, or iBooks Store.Delete a fingerprint. Tap the fingerprint, then tap Delete Fingerprint. If you have more than one fingerprint, place a finger on the Home button to find out which fingerprint it is.Name a fingerprint. Tap the fingerprint, then enter a name, such as “Thumb.”Use the Touch ID sensor to make a payment in the iTunes Store, App Store, or iBooks Store. When purchasing from the iTunes Store, App Store, or iBooks Store, follow the prompts to enable purchases with your fingerprint. Or go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode, then turn on iTunes & App Store. Use Touch ID for Apple Pay. (iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus) Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode to ensure that Apple Pay is enabled with your Touch ID. For more information see Apple Pay on page 132.iCloud KeychainiCloud Keychain keeps your Safari website user names and passwords, credit card information, and Wi-Fi network information up to date. iCloud Keychain works on all your approved devices (iOS 7 or later) and Mac computers (OS X Mavericks or later).iCloud Keychain works with Safari Password Generator and AutoFill. When you’re setting up a new account, Safari Password Generator suggests unique, hard-to-guess passwords. You can use AutoFill to have iPhone enter your user name and password info, making login easy. See Fill in forms on page 67.Note:  Some websites do not support AutoFill.iCloud Keychain is secured with 256-bit AES encryption during storage and transmission, and cannot be read by Apple.Set up iCloud Keychain. Go to Settings > iCloud > Keychain. Turn on iCloud Keychain, then follow the onscreen instructions. If you set up iCloud Keychain on other devices, you need to approve use of iCloud Keychain from one of those devices, or use your iCloud Security Code.Important:  If you forget your iCloud Security Code, you have to start over and set up your iCloud Keychain again.Set up AutoFill. Go to Settings > Safari > Passwords & AutoFill. Make sure Names and Passwords, and Credit Cards, are turned on (they’re on by default). To add credit card info, tap Saved Credit Cards.The security code for your credit card is not saved—you have to enter that manually.To automatically fill in names, passwords, or credit card info on sites that support it, tap a text field, then tap AutoFill. To protect your personal information, set a passcode if you turn on iCloud Keychain and AutoFill.Limit Ad TrackingRestrict or reset Ad Tracking. Go to Settings > Privacy > Advertising. Turn on Limit Ad Tracking to prevent apps from accessing your iPhone advertising identifier. For more information, tap About Advertising & Privacy.
Chapter 3 Basics 46Find My iPhoneFind My iPhone can help you locate and secure your iPhone using the free Find My iPhone app (available in the App Store) on another iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, or using a Mac or PC web browser signed in to www.icloud.com/find. Find My iPhone includes Activation Lock, which is designed to prevent anyone else from using your iPhone if you ever lose it. Your Apple ID and password are required to turn off Find My iPhone or to erase and reactivate your iPhone.Turn on Find My iPhone. Go to Settings > iCloud > Find My iPhone.Important:  To use Find My iPhone features, Find My iPhone must be turned on before your iPhone is lost. iPhone must be able to connect to the Internet for you to locate and secure the device. iPhone sends its last location prior to the battery running out when Send Last Location in Settings is turned on.Use Find My iPhone. Open the Find My iPhone app on an iOS device, or go to www.icloud.com/find on your computer. Sign in, then select your device. Play Sound:  Play a sound at full volume for two minutes, even if the ringer is set to silent. Lost Mode:  Immediately lock your missing iPhone with a passcode and send it a message displaying a contact number. iPhone tracks and reports its location, so you can see where it’s been when you check the Find My iPhone app. Lost Mode also suspends the use of your credit and debit cards used for Apple Pay (iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus). See Apple Pay on page 132. Erase iPhone:  Protect your privacy by erasing all the information and media on your iPhone and restoring it to its original factory settings. Erase iPhone also removes the ability to make payments using your credit and debit cards used for Apple Pay (iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus). See Apple Pay on page 132.Note:  Before selling or giving away your iPhone, you should erase it completely to remove all of your personal data and turn off Find My iPhone to ensure the next owner can activate and use the device normally. Go to Settings > General > Reset > Erase All Content and Settings. See Sell or give away iPhone on page 191.Charge and monitor the batteryiPhone has an internal, lithium-ion rechargeable battery. For more information about the battery—including tips for maximizing battery life—see www.apple.com/batteries/.WARNING:  For important safety information about the battery and charging iPhone, see Important safety information on page 183.Charge the battery. Connect iPhone to a power outlet using the included cable and USB power adapter.Note:  Connecting iPhone to a power outlet can start an iCloud backup or wireless iTunes syncing. See Back up iPhone on page 188 and Sync with iTunes on page 20.
Chapter 3 Basics 47You can also charge the battery by connecting iPhone to your computer, which also allows you to sync iPhone with iTunes. See Sync with iTunes on page 20. Unless your keyboard has a high-power USB 2.0 or 3.0 port, you must connect iPhone to a USB 2.0 or 3.0 port on your computer.Important:  The iPhone battery may drain instead of charge if iPhone is connected to a computer that’s turned off or is in sleep or standby mode.See proportion of battery used by each app. Go to Settings > General > Usage, then tap Battery Usage.The battery icon in the upper-right corner shows the battery level or charging status. To display the percentage of battery charge remaining, go to Settings > General > Usage. When syncing or using iPhone, it may take longer to charge the battery.Important:  If iPhone is very low on power, it may display an image of a nearly depleted battery, indicating that iPhone needs to charge for up to ten minutes before you can use it. If iPhone is extremely low on power, the display may be blank for up to two minutes before the low-battery image appears.Rechargeable batteries have a limited number of charge cycles and may eventually need to be replaced. The iPhone battery isn’t user replaceable; it should be replaced only by Apple or an authorized service provider. See www.apple.com/batteries/service-and-recycling/.Travel with iPhoneIf you travel outside your carrier’s network area, you can avoid roaming charges by turning off voice and data roaming services in Settings > Cellular. See Cellular settings on page 190.Some airlines let you keep your iPhone turned on if you switch to Airplane Mode. You can’t make calls or use Bluetooth, but you can listen to music, play games, watch videos, or use other apps that don’t require network or phone connections. If the airline allows it, you can turn Wi-Fi or Bluetooth back on to enable those services, even while in Airplane Mode. Turn on Airplane Mode. Swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center, then tap . You can also turn Airplane Mode on or off in Settings. When Airplane Mode is on, appears in the status bar at the top of the screen. You can also turn Wi-Fi and Bluetooth on or off in Control Center.
4 48SiriMake requestsSiri lets you speak to iPhone to send messages, schedule meetings, place phone calls, and much more. Siri understands natural speech, so you don’t have to learn special commands or keywords. Ask Siri anything, from “set the timer for 3 minutes” to “what movies are showing tonight?” Open apps, and turn features like Airplane Mode, Bluetooth, Do Not Disturb, and VoiceOver on or off. Siri is great for keeping you updated with the latest sports info, helping you decide on a restaurant, and searching the iTunes Store or App Store for purchases. Note:  To use Siri, iPhone must be connected to the Internet. See Connect to the Internet on page 17. Cellular charges may apply.Summon Siri. Press and hold the Home button until Siri beeps, then make your request.Control when Siri listens. Instead of letting Siri notice when you stop talking, you can continue to hold down the Home button while you speak, and release it when you finish.Hey Siri. With iPhone connected to a power source (or if you’ve already started a conversation with Siri), you can use Siri without even pressing the Home button. Just say “Hey Siri,” then make your request. To turn Hey Siri on or off, go to Settings > General > Siri > Allow “Hey Siri”.If you’re using a headset, you can use the center or call button in place of the Home button.Tap to speak to Siri.Tap to speak to Siri.Response from SiriResponse from SiriOften you can tap the screen for additional info or further action.Often you can tap the screen for additional info or further action.For hints, ask Siri “what can you do,” or tap .Depending on your request, the onscreen response from Siri often includes information or images that you can tap for additional detail, or to perform some other action like searching the web or opening a related app. Change the voice gender for Siri. Go to Settings > General > Siri (may not be available in all areas). Adjust the volume for Siri. Use the volume buttons while you’re interacting with Siri.
Chapter 4 Siri 49Siri and appsSiri works with many of the apps on iPhone, including Phone, Messages, Maps, Clock, Calendar, and more. For example, you can say things like: “Call Mom at home” “Do I have any new texts from Rick?” “I’m running low on gas” “Set an alarm for 8 a.m.” “Cancel all my meetings on Friday”More examples of how you can use Siri with apps appear throughout this guide.Tell Siri about yourselfIf you tell Siri about yourself—including things like your home and work addresses, and your relationships—you can get personalized service like, “remind me to call my wife when I get home.”Tell Siri who you are. Fill out your info card in Contacts, then go to Settings > General > Siri > My Info and tap your name.To let Siri know about a relationship, say something like “Emily Parker is my wife.”Note:  Siri uses Location Services when your requests require knowing your location. See Privacy on page 43.Make correctionsIf Siri doesn’t get something right, you can tap to edit your request.Or tap again, then clarify your request verbally. Want to cancel that last command? Say “cancel,” tap the Siri icon, or press the Home button.Siri Eyes FreeWith Siri Eyes Free, you can use iPhone features in your car without looking at or touching iPhone—you can control it completely by speaking. To talk with Siri, press and hold the voice command button on your steering wheel until you hear the Siri tone. You can ask Siri to call people, select and play music, hear and compose text messages, get directions, read your notifications, find calendar information, add reminders, and more. Siri Eyes Free is available on select automobiles.WARNING:  For important information about avoiding distractions that could lead to dangerous situations, see Important safety information on page 183.Use Siri Eyes Free. Connect iPhone to your car using Bluetooth. Refer to the user guide that came with your car.For more information about using Siri in your car, see About CarPlay on page 180.
Chapter 4 Siri 50Siri settingsTo set options for Siri, go to Settings > General > Siri. Options include: Turning Siri on or off Turning Allow “Hey Siri” on or off Language Voice gender (may not be available in all areas) Voice feedback My Info cardPrevent access to Siri when iPhone is locked. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode (iPhone models with Touch ID) or Settings > Passcode (other models). You can also disable Siri by turning on restrictions. See Restrictions on page 43.
5 51PhonePhone callsMake a callMaking a call on iPhone is as simple as choosing a number in your contacts, or tapping one of your favorites or recent calls.WARNING:  For important information about avoiding distractions that could lead to dangerous situations, see Important safety information on page 183.Add favorites. With Favorites, you can make a call with a single tap. To add someone to your Favorites list, tap . You can also add names to Favorites from Contacts. In Contacts, tap Add to Favorites at the bottom of a card, then tap the number to add. Delete a name or rearrange your Favorites list. Tap Edit.Return a recent call. Tap Recents, then tap the call. Tap to get more info about the call, or the caller. A red badge indicates the number of missed calls.You can also reach recent and favorite people you’ve been in contact with from the multitasking screen—just double-click the Home button. Dial manually. Tap Keypad, enter the number, then tap Call. Paste a number to the keypad:  Tap the screen above the keyboard, then tap Paste. Enter a soft (2-second) pause:  Touch the “*” key until a comma appears.
Chapter 5 Phone 52 Enter a hard pause (to pause dialing until you tap the Dial button): Touch the “#” key until a semicolon appears. Redial the last number:  Tap Keypad, tap Call to display the number, then tap Call again.Use Siri or Voice Control. Press and hold the Home button, say “call” or “dial,” then say the name or number. You can add “at home,” “work,” or “mobile.” See Chapter 4, Siri, on page 48 and Voice Control on page 33.You can say things like: “Call Emily’s mobile” “Call the fire department” “Redial that last number”When voice dialing a number, speak each digit separately—for example, “four one five, five five five….” For the 800 area code in the U.S., you can say “eight hundred.”Call over Wi-Fi. (Not available in all areas. iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, or later.) To route calls over Wi-Fi, go to Settings > Phone, then turn on Wi-Fi Calling. On iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, if the Wi-Fi connection is lost, calls switch automatically to your carrier’s cellular network using VoLTE (Voice over LTE), if available. (VoLTE calls also switch to Wi-Fi when a Wi-Fi connection becomes available.) On earlier models, a call is dropped if you lose the Wi-Fi connection. Contact your carrier for feature availability.When someone callsTap Accept to answer an incoming call. Or if iPhone is locked, drag the slider. You can also press the center button on your headset.Silence a call. Press the Sleep/Wake button or either volume button. You can still answer the call after silencing it, until it goes to voicemail.Decline a call and send it directly to voicemail. Do one of the following: Press the Sleep/Wake button twice quickly. Press and hold the center button on your headset for about two seconds. Two low beeps confirm that the call was declined. Tap Decline (if iPhone is awake when the call comes in).Note:  In some areas, declined calls are disconnected without being sent to voicemail.Respond with a text message instead of answering. Tap Message, then choose a reply or tap Custom. To create your own default replies, go to Settings > Phone > Respond with Text, then tap any of the default messages and replace it with your own text.Remind yourself to return the call. Tap Remind Me, then indicate when you want to be reminded.
Chapter 5 Phone 53Make and receive calls on your iPad, iPod touch, or MacContinuity (iOS 8 or later) lets you make and receive calls on your iPad or iPod touch, or on your Mac (with OS X Yosemite). Calls are relayed through your iPhone, which must be turned on and connected to a cellular network. Cellular charges may apply. See About Continuity features on page 26.Your other iOS device or Mac must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network and signed in to FaceTime and iCloud using the same Apple ID as your iPhone. Enable or disable iPhone Cellular Calls through iPhone. On your iPhone, go to Settings > FaceTime, then turn iPhone Cellular Calls on or off.Note:  If available on your iPhone, Allow Wi-Fi Calls must be off. Go to Settings > Phone > Wi-Fi Calls. Turn iPhone Cellular Calls on or off for another iOS device: On the device, go to Settings > FaceTime. Turn iPhone Cellular Calls on or off for your Mac: On your Mac, open FaceTime, then choose FaceTime > Preferences > Settings.Receive a call on your iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. Swipe or click the notification to answer, ignore, or respond with a quick message.Make a call from your iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. Tap or click a phone number in Contacts, Calendar, FaceTime, Messages, Spotlight, or Safari. You can also tap a phone number from a recent contact in the multitasking screen on an iOS device. Keep it quietWant to go offline for a while? Swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center, then turn on Do Not Disturb or Airplane Mode. See Do Not Disturb on page 37 and Travel with iPhone on page 47.Block unwanted callers. On a contact card, tap Block this Caller (you can see a caller’s contact card from Favorites or Recents by tapping ). You can also block callers in Settings > Phone > Blocked. You will not receive voice calls, FaceTime calls, or text messages from blocked callers. For more information about blocking calls, see support.apple.com/kb/HT5845.While on a callWhen you’re on a call, the screen shows several call options. Mute your line. Or touch and hold to put your call on hold.Mute your line. Or touch and hold to put your call on hold.Dial or entera number.Dial or entera number.Use thespeakerphoneor a Bluetoothdevice.Use thespeakerphoneor a Bluetoothdevice.Get contact info.Get contact info.Make aFaceTime call.Make aFaceTime call.Make another call.Make another call.End a call. Tap or press the Sleep/Wake button.
Chapter 5 Phone 54Use another app while on a call. Press the Home button, then open the app. To return to the call, tap the green bar at the top of the screen.Respond to a second call. You can: Ignore the call and send it to voicemail:  Tap Ignore. Put the first call on hold and answer the new one:  Tap Hold + Accept. End the first call and answer the new one:  When using a GSM network, tap End + Accept. With a CDMA network, tap End and when the second call rings back, tap Accept, or drag the slider if iPhone is locked.With a call on hold, tap Swap to switch between calls or tap Merge Calls to talk with both parties at once. See Conference calls, below. Note:  With CDMA, you can’t switch between calls if the second call was outgoing, but you can merge the calls. You can’t merge calls if the second call was incoming. If you end the second call or the merged call, both calls are terminated.Conference callsWith GSM, you can set up a conference call with up to five people (depending on your carrier). Note:  Conference calls may not be available if your call is using VoLTE (Voice over LTE). Create a conference call. While on a call, tap Add Call, make another call, then tap Merge Calls. Repeat to add more people to the conference. Drop one person: Tap next to a person, then tap End. Talk privately with one person: Tap , then tap Private next to the person. Tap Merge Calls to resume the conference. Add an incoming caller: Tap Hold Call + Answer, then tap Merge Calls.Emergency callsMake an emergency call when iPhone is locked. On the Enter Passcode screen, tap Emergency Call (to dial 911 in the U.S., for example).Important:  You can use iPhone to make an emergency call in many locations, provided that cellular service is available, but you should not rely on it for emergencies. Some cellular networks may not accept an emergency call from iPhone if iPhone is not activated, if iPhone is not compatible with or configured to operate on a particular cellular network, or (when applicable) if iPhone does not have a SIM card or if the SIM card is PIN-locked.In the U.S., location information (if available) is provided to emergency service providers when you dial 911. Please review your carrier’s emergency calling information to understand the limits of emergency calling over Wi-Fi.With CDMA, when an emergency call ends, iPhone enters emergency call mode for a few minutes to allow a call back from emergency services. During this time, data transmission and text messages are blocked. Exit emergency call mode (CDMA). Do one of the following: Tap the Back button. Press the Sleep/Wake button or the Home button. Use the keypad to dial a non-emergency number.
Chapter 5 Phone 55Visual voicemailVisual voicemail lets you see a list of your messages and choose which one to listen to or delete, without having to wade through all of them. A badge on the Voicemail icon tells you how many unheard messages you have. The first time you tap Voicemail, you’re prompted to create a voicemail password and record your voicemail greeting.Listen to a voicemail message. Tap Voicemail, then tap a message. To listen again, select the message and tap . If visual voicemail isn’t available with your service, tap Voicemail and follow the voice prompts.Drag the playhead to skip to any point in a message.Drag the playhead to skip to any point in a message.Unheard messagesUnheard messagesPlay/pausePlay/pauseContact infoContact infoSpeakerphone(Audio, when a Bluetooth device is connected. Tap to choose audio output.)Speakerphone(Audio, when a Bluetooth device is connected. Tap to choose audio output.)Return the call.Return the call.Messages are saved until you delete them or your carrier erases them. Use Siri. Say something like: “Do I have any new voicemail?” “Play the voicemail from Emily”Delete a message. Swipe or tap the message, then tap Delete.Note:  In some areas, deleted messages may be permanently erased by your carrier. Your voice messages may also be deleted if you change your SIM card.Manage deleted messages. Tap Deleted Messages (at the end of the messages list), then: Listen to a deleted message: Tap the message. Undelete a message: Tap the message and tap Undelete. Delete messages permanently: Tap Clear All.Update your greeting. Tap Voicemail, tap Greeting, tap Custom, then tap Record. Or, to use your carrier’s generic greeting, tap Default.Set an alert sound for new voicemail. Go to Settings > Sounds.Change the password. Go to Settings > Phone > Change Voicemail Password.
Chapter 5 Phone 56ContactsWhen viewing a contact’s card, a quick tap lets you make a phone call, create an email message, find the contact’s location, and more. See Chapter 32, Contacts, on page 147.Call forwarding, call waiting, and caller IDSet up call forwarding, call waiting, or caller ID. (GSM) Go to Settings > Phone. Call Forwarding:  The Call Forwarding icon appears in the status bar when call forwarding is on. You must be in range of the cellular network when you set iPhone to forward calls, or calls won’t be forwarded. Call Waiting:  If you’re on a call and call waiting is turned off, incoming calls go directly to voicemail. Caller ID:  For FaceTime calls, your phone number is displayed even if caller ID is turned off.For CDMA accounts, contact your carrier for information about enabling and using these features. See support.apple.com/kb/HT4515.Ringtones and vibrationsiPhone comes with ringtones that sound for incoming calls, Clock alarms, and the Clock timer. You can also purchase ringtones from songs in the iTunes Store. See Chapter 22, iTunes Store, on page 118.Set the default ringtone. Go to Settings > Sound > Ringtone.Assign different ringtones for the special people in your life. Go to Contacts, choose a contact, tap edit, then tap Ringtone.Turn the ringer on or off. Flip the switch on the side of iPhone.Important:  Clock alarms still sound when the Ring/Silent switch is set to silent.Turn vibrate on or off. Go to Settings > Sounds. See Sounds and silence on page 36.International callsFor information about making international calls from your home area (including rates and other charges that may apply), contact your carrier.When traveling abroad, you may be able to use iPhone to make calls, send and receive text messages, get visual voicemail, and use apps that access the Internet, depending on available networks. Enable international roaming. To turn on Data Roaming and Voice Roaming (CDMA), go to Settings > Cellular. Contact your carrier for information about availability and fees. Important:  Voice, text message, and data roaming charges may apply. To avoid charges while roaming, turn off Data Roaming and Voice Roaming (CDMA).You may be able to roam on GSM networks, if you have a CDMA account, and your iPhone has a SIM card installed. While roaming on a GSM network, iPhone has access to GSM network features. Charges may apply. Contact your carrier for more information.
Chapter 5 Phone 57Set network options. Go to Settings > Cellular to: Turn data roaming on or off Turn cellular data on or off Turn voice roaming on or off (CDMA) Use GSM networks abroad (CDMA)See Usage information on page 188.Turn off cellular services. Go to Settings, turn on Airplane Mode, then tap Wi-Fi and turn it on. Incoming phone calls are sent to voicemail. To resume cellular service, turn Airplane Mode off.Make calls to your contacts and favorites while traveling abroad. (GSM) Go to Settings > Phone, then turn on Dial Assist. Dial Assist automatically adds the prefix or country code for calls to the U.S.Select a carrier network. Go to Settings > Carrier. This setting appears on GSM networks when you’re outside your carrier’s network, and other local carrier data networks are available to use for your phone calls, visual voicemail, and cellular network Internet connections. You can make calls only on carriers that have a roaming agreement with your carrier. Additional fees may apply. Roaming charges may be billed to you by the other carrier, through your carrier.Get voicemail when visual voicemail isn’t available. Dial your own number (with CDMA, add # after your number), or touch and hold “1” on the numeric keypad.Phone settingsGo to Settings > Phone to: See the phone number for your iPhone Change the default text message replies for incoming calls Turn call forwarding, call waiting, and caller ID on or off (GSM) Turn TTY on or off Change your voicemail password (GSM) Require a PIN to unlock your SIM when you turn iPhone on (required by some carriers)Go to Settings > Sounds to: Set ringtones and volume Set vibration options Set the sound for new voicemailOnce you select a network, iPhone uses only that network. If the network is unavailable, “No service” appears on iPhone.
6 58MailWrite messagesMail lets you access all of your email accounts, on the go.WARNING:  For important information about avoiding distractions that could lead to dangerous situations, see Important safety information on page 183.Change mailboxes or accounts.Change mailboxes or accounts.Search for messages.Search for messages.Compose a message.Compose a message.Delete, move, or mark multiple messages.Delete, move, or mark multiple messages.Insert a photo or video. Double-tap, then tap Insert Photo or Video. Also see Edit text on page 31.Quote some text when you reply. Tap the insertion point, then select the text you want to include. Tap , then tap Reply. You can turn off the indentation of the quoted text in Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Increase Quote Level.Send a message from a different account. Tap the From field to choose an account.Change a recipient from Cc to Bcc. After you enter recipients, you can drag them from one field to another or change their order.
Chapter 6 Mail 59Mark addresses outside certain domains. When you’re addressing a message to a recipient that’s not in your organization’s domain, Mail can color the recipient’s name red to alert you. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Mark Addresses, then define the domains that you don’t want marked. You can enter multiple domains separated by commas, such as “apple.com, example.org.”Use Siri. Say something like: “New email to Jonah Schmidt” “Email Simon and say I got the forms, thanks”Get a sneak peekChange how names are displayedin Settings > Mail, Contacts,Calendars > Short Name.Change how names are displayedin Settings > Mail, Contacts,Calendars > Short Name.See a longer preview. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Preview. You can show up to five lines.Is this message for me? Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars, then turn on Show To/Cc Label. If the label says Cc instead of To, you were just copied. You can also use the To/Cc mailbox, which gathers all mail addressed to you. To show or hide it, swipe to the right (or tap Mailboxes), then tap Edit.Finish a message laterLook at another message while you’re writing one. Swipe down on the title bar of a message you’re writing. When you’re ready to return to your message, tap its title at the bottom of the screen. If you have more than one message waiting to be finished, tap the bottom of the screen to see them all.Save a draft for later. If you’re writing a message and want to finish it later, tap Cancel, then tap Save Draft. To get it back, touch and hold Compose.With OS X Yosemite, you can also hand off unfinished messages with your Mac. See About Continuity features on page 26.
Chapter 6 Mail 60See important messagesGet notified of replies to a message or thread. Tap , then tap Notify Me. While you’re writing a message, you can also tap in the Subject field. To change how notifications appear, go to Settings > Notifications > Mail > Thread Notifications.Gather important messages. Add important people to your VIP list, so all their messages appear in the VIP mailbox. Tap the sender’s name in a message, then tap Add to VIP. To change how notifications appear, go to Settings > Notifications > Mail > VIP.Flag a message so you can find it later. Tap while reading the message. To change the appearance of the flagged message indicator, go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Flag Style. To see the Flagged mailbox, tap Edit while viewing the Mailboxes list, then tap Flagged.Search for a message. Scroll to or tap the top of the message list to reveal the search field. Searching looks at the address fields, the subject, and the message body. To search multiple accounts at once, search from a smart mailbox, such as All Sent.Search by timeframe. Scroll to or tap the top of the messages list to reveal the search field, then type something like “February meeting” to find all messages from February with the word “meeting.” Search by message state. To find all flagged, unread messages from people in your VIP list, type “flag unread vip.” You can also search for other message attributes, such as “attachment.”Junk, be gone! Tap while you’re reading a message, then tap Move to Junk to file it in the Junk folder. If you accidentally move a message, shake iPhone immediately to undo. Use Siri. Say, for example, “Any new mail from Natalia today?”Make a favorite mailbox. Favorites appear at the top of the Mailboxes list. To add a favorite, tap Edit while viewing the Mailboxes list. Tap Add Mailbox, then select the mailboxes to add. You’ll also get push notifications for your favorite mailboxes.Show draft messages from all of your accounts. While viewing the Mailboxes list, tap Edit, tap Add Mailbox, then turn on the All Drafts mailbox.AttachmentsSave a photo or video to Photos. Touch and hold the photo or video until a menu appears, then tap Save Image.Open an attachment with another app. Touch and hold the attachment until a menu appears, then tap the app you want to use to open the attachment. Some attachments automatically show a banner with buttons you can use to open other apps.See messages with attachments. The Attachments mailbox shows messages with attachments from all accounts. To add it, tap Edit while viewing the Mailboxes list.
Chapter 6 Mail 61Work with multiple messagesDelete, move, or mark multiple messages. While viewing a list of messages, tap Edit. Select some messages, then choose an action. If you make a mistake, shake iPhone immediately to undo.Manage a message with a swipe. While viewing a list of messages, swipe a message to the left to reveal a menu of actions. Swipe all the way to the left to select the first action. You can also swipe a message to the right to reveal another action. Choose the actions you want to appear in the menus at Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Swipe Options.Organize your mail with mailboxes. Tap Edit in the mailboxes list to create a new one, or rename or delete one. (Some built-in mailboxes can’t be changed.) There are several smart mailboxes, such as Unread, that show messages from all your accounts. Tap the ones you want to use.Recover a deleted message. Go to the account’s Trash mailbox, open the message, then tap and move the message. Or, if you just deleted it, shake iPhone to undo. To see deleted messages across all your accounts, add the Trash mailbox. To add it, tap Edit in the mailboxes list, then select it in the list.Archive instead of delete. Instead of deleting messages, you can archive them so they’re still around if you need them. Select Archive Mailbox in Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > account name > Account > Advanced. To delete a message instead of archiving it, touch and hold , then tap Delete.Stash your trash. You can set how long deleted messages stay in the Trash mailbox. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > account name > Account > Advanced.See and save addressesSee who received a message. While viewing the message, tap More in the To field.Add someone to Contacts or make them a VIP. Tap the person’s name or email address, then tap Add to VIP. You can also add their address to a new or existing contact.Mark person as a VIP.Mark person as a VIP.Print messagesPrint a message. Tap , then tap Print.Print an attachment or picture. Tap to view it, tap , then choose Print.See AirPrint on page 41.
Chapter 6 Mail 62Mail settingsGo to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars, where you can: Create a different mail signature for each account Add mail accounts Set Out of Office replies for Exchange mail accounts Bcc yourself on every message you send Turn on Organize by Thread to group related messages together Turn off confirmation for deleting a message Turn off Push delivery of new messages, to save on battery power Temporarily turn off an account
7 63SafariSafari at a glanceUse Safari on iPhone to browse the web, use Reading List to collect webpages to read later, and add page icons to the Home screen for quick access. Use iCloud to see pages you have open on other devices, and to keep your bookmarks, history, and reading list up to date on your other devices.Share, print, and more.Share, print, and more.View open tabs or open a new tab.View open tabs or open a new tab.Enter a web address or search item, or get quick access to your Favorites.Enter a web address or search item, or get quick access to your Favorites.To zoom, double tap an item or pinch.To zoom, double tap an item or pinch.See your bookmarks, reading list, and shared links.See your bookmarks, reading list, and shared links.Revisit recent pages.Revisit recent pages.
Chapter 7 Safari 64Search the webSearch the web. Enter a URL or search term in the search field at the top of the page, then tap a search suggestion, or tap Go on the keyboard to search for exactly what you typed. If you don’t want to see suggested search terms, go to Settings > Safari, then (under Search) turn off Search Engine Suggestions.Enter what you’re searching for, then tap Go.Enter what you’re searching for, then tap Go.Or tap a suggestion.Or tap a suggestion.View selected site.View selected site.Quickly search a site you’ve visited before. Enter the name of the site, followed by your search term. For example, enter “wiki einstein” to search Wikipedia for “einstein.” Go to Settings > Safari > Quick Website Search to turn this feature on or off.Have your favorites top the list. Select them in Settings > Safari > Favorites.Search the page. Scroll to the bottom of the suggested results list, then tap the entry under On This Page. Tap to see the next occurrence on the page.Choose your search tool. Go to Settings > Safari > Search Engine.Browse the webLook before you leap. To see the URL of a link before you go there, touch and hold the link.Touch and hold a link to see these options.Touch and hold a link to see these options.Open a link in a new tab. Touch and hold the link, then tap Open in New Tab. If you’d rather open new pages in the background, go to Settings > Safari > Open Links.Browse open tabs. Tap . To close a tab, tap in the upper-left corner, or swipe the tab to the left.View tabs open on your other devices. If you turn on Safari in Settings > iCloud, you can view tabs that you have open on your other devices. Tap , then scroll to the list at the bottom of the page.
Chapter 7 Safari 65Note:  If you close the tab on iPhone, the tab also closes on your other devices.Scroll to the bottom to see tabs open on other devices.Scroll to the bottom to see tabs open on other devices.View recently closed tabs. Touch and hold .Get back to the top. Tap the top edge of the screen to quickly return to the top of a long page.See more. Turn iPhone to landscape orientation.See the latest. Tap next to the address in the search field to update the page.See a tab’s history. Touch and hold or .View the desktop version of a site. If you want to see the full desktop version of a site instead of the mobile version, tap the search field, pull down the display of your favorites, then tap Request Desktop Site.Keep bookmarksBookmark the current page. Tap (or touch and hold ), then tap Add Bookmark.View your bookmarks. Tap , then tap .Get organized. To create a folder for bookmarks, tap , then tap Edit.Add a webpage to your favorites. Open the page, tap the search field, drag down, then tap Add to Favorites.Quickly see your favorite and frequently visited sites. Tap the search field to see your favorites. Scroll down to see frequently visited sites.Edit your favorites. Tap the search field, then touch and hold a page or folder until the icon gets larger. Then you can delete the item, or tap edit to rename or move it.Choose which favorites appear when you tap the search field. Go to Settings > Safari > Favorites.Bookmarks bar on your Mac? Go to Settings > iCloud, then turn on Safari if you want items from the bookmarks bar in Safari on your Mac to appear in Favorites on iPhone.Save an icon for the current page on your Home screen. Tap , then tap Add to Home Screen. The icon appears only on the device where you create it.
Chapter 7 Safari 66Save a reading list for laterSave interesting items in your reading list so you can revisit them later. You can read pages in your reading list even when you’re not connected to the Internet.Add the current page to your reading list. Tap , then tap Add to Reading List.Add a linked page without opening it. Touch and hold the link, then tap Add to Reading List.View your reading list. Tap , then tap .Delete something from your reading list. Swipe left on the item in your reading list.Don’t want to use cellular data to download reading list items? Go to Settings > Safari, then turn off Use Cellular Data.Shared links and subscriptionsYou can view links shared from social media, such as Twitter, or feeds from your subscriptions.View shared links and subscriptions. Tap , then tap .Subscribe to a feed. Go to a site that provides a subscription feed, tap , tap Add to Shared Links, then confirm by tapping Add to Shared Links.Delete a subscription. Tap , tap , tap Subscriptions below the list of your shared links, then tap next to the subscription you want to delete.Spread the news. Tap .Tap to share with someone nearby using AirDrop.Tap to share with someone nearby using AirDrop.Other sharing optionsOther sharing options
Chapter 7 Safari 67Fill in formsWhether you’re logging in to a website, signing up for a service, or making a purchase, you can fill in a web form using the onscreen keyboard or have Safari fill it in for you using AutoFill.Tired of always having to log in? When you’re asked if you want to save the password for the site, tap Yes. The next time you visit, your user name and password will be filled in for you.Fill in a form. Tap any field to bring up the onscreen keyboard. Tap or above the keyboard to move from field to field.Fill it in automatically. Go to Settings > Safari > Passwords & AutoFill, then turn on Use Contact Info. Then, tap AutoFill above the onscreen keyboard when you’re filling in the form. Not all websites support AutoFill.Add a credit card for purchases. Go to Settings > Safari > Passwords & AutoFill > Saved Credit Cards > Add Credit Card. To enter the information without typing it, tap Use Camera, then hold iPhone above the card so that the image of the card fits in the frame. You can also add a credit card by accepting when Safari offers to save it when you make an online purchase. See iCloud Keychain on page 45.Use your credit card information. Look for the AutoFill Credit Card button above the onscreen keyboard whenever you’re in a credit card field. Your card’s security code isn’t stored, so you still enter that yourself. If you’re not using a passcode for iPhone, you might want to start; see Use a passcode with data protection on page 44.Submit a form. Tap Go, Search, or the link on the webpage.Avoid clutter with ReaderUse Safari Reader to focus on a page’s primary content.Tap to view the page in Reader.Tap to view the page in Reader.Focus on content. Tap at the left end of the address field. If you don’t see the icon, Reader isn’t available for the page you’re looking at.Share just the good stuff. To share just the article text and a link to it, tap while viewing the page in Reader.Return to the full page. Tap the Reader icon in the address field again.Privacy and securityYou can adjust Safari settings to keep your browsing activities to yourself and protect yourself from malicious websites.Want to keep a low profile? Go to Settings > Safari, then turn on Do Not Track. Safari will ask websites you visit not to track your browsing, but beware—a website can choose not to honor the request.Control cookies. Go to Settings > Safari > Block Cookies. To remove cookies already on iPhone, go to Settings > Safari > Clear History and Website Data.
Chapter 7 Safari 68Let Safari create secure passwords and store them for you. Tap the password field when creating a new account, and Safari will offer to create a password for you.Erase your browsing history and data from iPhone. Go to Settings > Safari > Clear History and Website Data.Visit sites without making history. Tap , then tap Private. Sites you visit won’t appear in iCloud Tabs or be added to History on your iPhone. To put away your private sites, tap , then tap Private again. You can close the pages, or keep them for viewing the next time you use Private Browsing Mode.Watch for suspicious websites. Go to Settings > Safari, then turn on Fraudulent Website Warning.Safari settingsGo to Settings > Safari, where you can: Choose your search engine and configure search results Provide AutoFill information Choose which favorites are displayed when you search Have links open in a new page or in the background Block pop-ups Tighten privacy and security Clear your history and website data Choose whether to use cellular data for Reading List items Configure advanced settings and more
8 69MusicMusic at a glanceUse Music to enjoy music stored on iPhone as well as music streamed over the Internet, including the live worldwide station Beats 1. With an optional Apple Music membership, listen to millions of tracks and connect with your favorite artists.Note:  You need a Wi-Fi or cellular connection to stream Apple Music, Radio, and Connect content. In some cases an Apple ID is also required. Services and features are not available in all areas, and features may vary by area. Additional charges may apply when using a cellular connection.WARNING:  For important information about avoiding hearing loss, see Important safety information on page 183.Access musicPlay music and other audio content on iPhone in the following ways: Become an Apple Music member:  With a membership and Wi-Fi or cellular connection, stream as much music as you like from the Apple Music catalog and make songs, albums, and playlists available for offline play. See Apple Music below.Note:  If you end your Apple Music membership, you can no longer stream Apple Music tracks or play Apple Music tracks saved for offline play. Listen to Beats 1:  Ad-supported radio is available in the U.S. and Australia. Everyone around the world can tune in to Beats 1 for free. Purchase music from the iTunes Store:  Go to iTunes Store. See iTunes Store at a glance on page 118. iCloud Music Library:  iCloud Music Library includes all your music from Apple Music, your iTunes purchases, and songs uploaded from your computer, along with your iTunes Match library. Find this music in My Music. See My Music on page 75. Family Sharing:  Purchase an Apple Music Family Membership and everyone in your Family Sharing group can enjoy Apple Music. If you aren’t an Apple Music member, you can still listen to songs purchased by other members of your family who have chosen to share their purchases. Go to iTunes Store, tap More, tap Purchased, then choose a family member. See Family Sharing on page 38. Sync content with iTunes on your computer:  See Sync with iTunes on page 20.
Chapter 8 Music 70Apple MusicAs an Apple Music member you can listen to dozens of hand-curated ad-free radio stations and create your own stations, all with unlimited skips. You can also access millions of songs for streaming and offline play, receive recommendations from music experts and artists, share playlists among friends, and enjoy content posted directly by artists.Just like nonmembers, you can also listen to music stored on iPhone, access iTunes purchases available through Family Sharing, stream previous iTunes purchases to iPhone, and listen to Beats 1 radio. (You can also play tracks identified by iTunes Match if you have an iTunes Match subscription.)You can join Apple Music when you first open Music. Or go to Settings > Music > Join Apple Music.Note:  You can play Apple Music and Radio tracks on only one device at a time unless you have an Apple Music Family Membership, which lets you play music on multiple devices.Get personalized recommendationsApple Music can suggest songs you might enjoy, with a little guidance from you about your genre and artist preferences.Select your favorite genres and artists. When you first tap For You, you are prompted to tell Music about your preferences. Tap the genres you like. (Double-tap those you love, and touch and hold the genres you don’t care for.) Tap Next, then do the same with the artist names that appear. Apple Music uses these preferences when recommending music to you.Update genre and artist preferences. Tap , then tap Choose Artists for You.For YouDiscover expertly selected playlists and albums based on your tastes.Play recommended playlists or albums.Play recommended playlists or albums.Tap to view the contents of a playlist or album.Tap to view the contents of a playlist or album.MiniplayerMiniplayerView music tweaked to your taste. Tap to play an album or playlist. Tap an album or a playlist’s album art to view its contents. If you find a recommendation you don’t care for, tap and hold it and tell Music that it’s not to your taste. To get more recommendations, pull down.Tell Music what you love. Tap when viewing an album’s contents or an artist’s screen, or from Now Playing to help improve future recommendations.
Chapter 8 Music 71Reorder a For You playlist. Play the playlist, tap the Miniplayer to show the Now Playing screen, then tap . Drag to rearrange the song order.Add For You playlists. Tap , then tap Add to My Music. The playlist remains in your library and updates automatically if the playlist changes. (Go to Settings > Music, then turn on iCloud Music Library to enable this feature.)Do more with your music. When viewing an album’s contents tap to add music to the Up Next queue, create a station based on the currently selected music, or share music with a friend.Search for and add musicFind your music. Tap , tap My Music, then enter a song, album, playlist, artist, compilation, or genre. Results include music on iPhone as well as music in your iCloud Music Library. Tap a result to play it.Search Apple Music. Tap , tap Apple Music, then select a trending search or enter a song, album, playlist, artist, curator, music video, activity, radio station, or genre. Tap a result to play it.Add Apple Music. To add music, tap next to any result, then tap Add to My Music. To stream an added song to iPhone, tap it within My Music. To save music to iPhone so that you can play it when you don’t have a Wi-Fi or cellular connection, tap Make Available Offline.To see the progress of tracks being saved to iPhone, and to access options for pausing tracks or removing them from the Downloads sheet, tap the Downloads bar.Note:  Settings > Music > iCloud Music Library must be turned on to add and save Apple Music to your library.Play musicUp NextUp NextTap to hide Now Playing.Tap to hide Now Playing.VolumeVolumePlayheadPlayheadControl playback. Tap a song to play it and show the Miniplayer. Tap the Miniplayer to show the Now Playing screen, where you can do the following: Tap to skip to the next song. Tap to return to the song’s beginning. Double-tap to play an album or playlist’s previous song.
Chapter 8 Music 72Skip to any point in a song. Drag the playhead. Decrease the scrubbing speed by sliding your finger down the screen.Share music. Tap , then choose a sharing option.Shuffle. Tap to play your songs in random order.Repeat. Tap to repeat an album or playlist. Double-tap to repeat a single song.More. Tap for additional options. See what’s up next. Tap . Tap a song to play it and the songs that follow. Drag to reorder the list.Stream music to an AirPlay-enabled device. Tap in Now Playing, then choose a device. See AirPlay on page 41.NewMusic experts pick today’s best music. Tap New to browse their recommendations.Play featured music.Play featured music.Play other songs and albums recommended by Apple’s experts.Play other songs and albums recommended by Apple’s experts.Browse expert recommendations. Tap New, then tap a featured album, song, artist, or playlist.Browse your favorite genres. Tap All Genres, choose a genre, then tap a featured album, song, artist, or playlist to hear music handpicked by music experts.Fit the music to the mood. Tap Activities to play music that fits with what you’re doing (or how you’re feeling).Get expert advice. Tap Apple Editors or Curators to discover music recommended by music experts. Tap Follow to keep up with your favorite experts.See what’s hot. Tap Top Charts to view top songs, top albums, and other popular content.
Chapter 8 Music 73RadioRadio offers the always-on Beats 1, featuring top DJs playing today’s best music. The featured stations created by experts provide a great way to explore and enjoy new music in a variety of genres. You can also create your own custom stations, based on your pick of artist, song, or genre.Tap to play the station.Tap to play the station.Listen to live radio. Tap Listen Now to tune in to Beats 1.Listen to your favorite music genre. Tap a station or, if you already listened to a station, tap a recently played station.Create a station. When browsing an artist, song, or genre, tap , then tap Start Station.ConnectEven if you’re not an Apple Music member you can follow your favorite artists, learn more about them, read their recent posts, and comment on what you find.View posts from your favorite artists.View posts from your favorite artists.Follow an artist. Music automatically follows the artists found in your music library. To follow other artists, navigate to an artist’s page, then tap Follow. To stop following an artist, go to the artist’s page, then tap Unfollow. Or tap , tap Following, then tap Unfollow next to the artist’s name.
Chapter 8 Music 74View an artist’s content. Tap Connect to view the content shared by artists you follow. You can also navigate to any artist’s page to see what that artist is sharing.Make a comment. Tap to write a comment. Create a nickname the first time you make a comment.Share an artist post. Tap , then choose a sharing option.PlaylistsCreate playlists to organize your music. If you’re an Apple Music member, tap My Music, tap Playlists, then tap New. Enter a title, then tap Add Songs. Select songs and albums to add to the playlist. (If you chose to hide the Apple Music features, you can tap Playlists to create a new playlist.)To customize your playlist’s artwork, tap and take a photo or choose an image from your photo library.View particular playlists. In addition to playlists you create, Playlists includes playlists you added from Apple Music, as well as those shared with you. To view just the playlists you created, tap All Playlists, then tap My Playlists. You can also choose to see just Apple Music Playlists or only the playlists saved on iPhone. Create a Genius playlist. In My Music tap next to a song, then tap Create Genius Playlist.Edit a playlist you created on iPhone. Select the playlist, then tap Edit. Add more songs:  Tap Add Songs. Delete a song:  Tap , then tap Delete. Deleting a song from a playlist doesn’t delete it from iPhone. Change the song order:  Drag .New and changed playlists are added to iCloud Music Library and appear on all your devices if you’re an Apple Music member or iTunes Match subscriber. If you’re not a member or subscriber, they’re copied to your music library the next time you sync iPhone with your computer.Delete a playlist you created on iPhone. Tap next to the playlist, then tap Delete.Create a new playlist.Create a new playlist.Tap to reorder or delete playlists.Tap to reorder or delete playlists.
Chapter 8 Music 75iTunes MatchIf you have an iTunes Match subscription and an Apple Music membership, your iTunes Match library will be accessible in iCloud Music Library.Subscribe to iTunes Match. Go to Settings > Music > Subscribe to iTunes Match.Turn on iTunes Match. Go to Settings > iTunes & App Store. Sign in if you haven’t already.My MusicMy Music includes any Apple Music content you added, music and music videos synced to iPhone, iTunes purchases, and the music you make available through iTunes Match.Tap to play a recently added album or song.Tap to play a recently added album or song.Choose a sorting method.Choose a sorting method.Tap to view an album’s contents.Tap to view an album’s contents.Browse and play your music. Tap the sorting menu to display your music by Artists, Albums, Songs, and more. Tap the album art to play a song or album. Tap the Miniplayer to display the Now Playing screen.Save music to iPhone. Tap next to an album or track, then tap Make Available Offline.View only music stored on iPhone. Tap My Music, tap the sorting menu, then turn on Music Available Offline.Remove a song stored on iPhone. Tap next to the song, then tap Remove Download. The song is deleted from iPhone, but not from iCloud Music Library.To manage music storage on iPhone, go to Settings > General > Usage > Manage Storage > Music.Add music to a playlist. Tap next to an album or track, tap Add to a Playlist, then choose a playlist.Get audio controls from the Lock screen or when using another app. Swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center. See Control Center on page 35.
Chapter 8 Music 76Siri and Voice ControlYou can use Siri or Voice Control to control music playback. See Make requests on page 48 and Voice Control on page 33.Siri can also help you find music in the iTunes Store. See “Find it with Siri” in Browse or search on page 118.Use Voice Control. Press and hold the Home button. Voice Control only works when Siri is disabled. Play or pause music:  Say “play music.” To pause, say “pause,” “pause music,” or “stop.” You can also say “next song” or “previous song.” Play an album, artist, or playlist: Say “play album,” “play artist,” or “play playlist” followed by the name of the artist, album, or playlist you wish to play. Find out more about the current song: Say “what’s playing,” “who sings this song,” or “who is this song by.”Use Siri. Press and hold the Home button. In addition to the commands available through Voice Control, Siri supports the following commands: Play an album, artist, song, playlist, or Radio station:  Say “play” followed by the name of the artist, album, song, playlist, or station that you want to play. If Siri doesn’t find what you asked for, be more specific. For example, say “play the radio station ‘Pure Pop’” rather than saying “play ‘Pure Pop.’” Play music in random order: Say “shuffle play” followed by the name of the artist or album you’d like to play in random order. Play similar music:  While music is playing, say “play more songs like this one” or “create a radio station based on this song.” Browse Apple Music:  You can play any Apple Music track by title (“play ‘Happy’ by Pharrell Williams”), by artist (“play Echosmith”), by movie (“play that song from Into the Woods”), by chart (“play the top song from March 1981”), and then change versions (“play the live version of it”). Add music from Apple Music to your collection (Apple Music membership required):  Say, for example, “add ‘Lifted Up’ by Passion Pit to My Music” or, while playing something, say “add this to my collection.”Music settingsGo to Settings > Music to set options for Music. The options you see depend on your membership status. Apple Music: If you’re not currently an Apple Music member you can choose to show Apple Music features as well as become a member. Connect: Show or hide Connect and show artist posts and shares in Now Playing and on the Lock screen. Sort Albums: You can choose to sort by artist or title. iCloud Music Library: With this option off, all Apple Music content is removed from iPhone. Music you purchased or synced, and music identified by iTunes Match that you added for offline play remains. Equalization (EQ): EQ settings generally apply only to music played from the Music app, but they affect all sound output, including the headset jack, AirPlay, and Bluetooth audio connections.
Chapter 8 Music 77Note:  The Late Night setting compresses the dynamic range of the audio output, reducing the volume of loud passages and increasing the volume of quiet passages. You might want to use this setting when listening to music on an airplane or in some other noisy environment. (The Late Night setting applies to all audio output—video as well as music.) Volume Limit: In some European Union (EU) countries, iPhone may indicate when you’re setting the volume above the EU-recommended level for hearing safety. To increase the volume beyond this level, you may need to briefly release the volume control. To limit the maximum headset volume to this level, go to Settings > Music > Volume Limit, then turn on EU Volume Limit.Note:  To prevent changes to the volume limit, go to Settings > General > Restrictions > Volume Limit, then tap Don’t Allow Changes. Sound Check: Sound Check normalizes the volume level of your audio content.
9 78MessagesSMS, MMS, and iMessageMessages lets you exchange text messages with other SMS and MMS devices using your cellular connection, and with other iOS devices and Mac computers using iMessage. iMessage is an Apple feature that lets you send messages over Wi-Fi (or cellular connections) to others using iOS 5 or later, or OS X Mountain Lion or later. Messages you send using iMessage don’t count against your text messaging plan with your carrier. Messages can include photos, videos, and other info. You can see when other people are typing, and let them know when you’ve read their messages. If you’re signed in to iMessage using the same Apple ID on other iOS devices or a Mac (OS X Mavericks or later), you can start a conversation on one device and continue it on another. For security, messages you send with iMessage are encrypted before they’re sent.With Continuity, you can also send and receive SMS and MMS messages in the Messages app on other iOS devices (with iOS 8) or a Mac (with OS X Yosemite), if they are signed in to iMessage with the same Apple ID as your iPhone. See About Continuity features on page 26.Sign in to iMessage on an iOS device. Go to Settings > Messages, then turn on iMessage.Sign in to iMessage on a Mac. On your Mac, open Messages, choose Messages > Preferences, click Accounts, then select iMessage in the Accounts list. Enter your Apple ID and password, then click Sign In.WARNING:  For important information about avoiding distractions while driving, see Important safety information on page 183.
Chapter 9 Messages 79Send and receive messagesSend a photo or video.Send a photo or video.Add your voice to the conversation.Add your voice to the conversation.Get info, make a voice or FaceTime call, share your location, or mute notifications.Get info, make a voice or FaceTime call, share your location, or mute notifications.Blue indicatesan iMessageconversation.Blue indicatesan iMessageconversation.Start a conversation. Tap , then enter a phone number or email address, or tap , then choose a contact. You can also start a conversation by tapping a phone number in Contacts, Calendar, or Safari, or from a recent or favorite contact in the multitasking screen.Note:  An alert appears if a message can’t be sent. Tap the alert in a conversation to try sending the message again. Use Siri. Say something like: “Send a message to Emily saying how about tomorrow” “Read my messages” “Read my last message from Bob” “Reply that’s great news”Resume a conversation. Tap the conversation in the Messages list.Use picture characters. Go to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards > Add New Keyboard, then tap Emoji to make that keyboard available. When you type a message, tap to change to the Emoji keyboard. See Special input methods on page 178.Tap to Talk. Touch and hold to record an audio message, then swipe up to send it. To delete it, swipe left.To save space, Tap to Talk audio messages that you receive are deleted automatically two minutes after you listen to them, unless you tap Keep. To keep them automatically, go to Settings > Messages > Expire (under Audio Messages), then tap Never. Raise iPhone to listen or reply to an audio message. Raise iPhone to your ear, as if you were talking on the phone, to play incoming audio messages automatically. Raise iPhone to your ear again to reply to an audio message. Turn this feature on or off at Settings > Messages, under Audio Messages.See what time a message was sent or received. Drag any bubble to the left.
Chapter 9 Messages 80See a person’s contact info. In a conversation, tap Details, then tap . Tap the info items to perform actions, such as making a voice or FaceTime call. Send messages to a group (iMessage and MMS). Tap , then enter multiple recipients. With MMS, group messaging must also be turned on in Settings > Messages, and replies are sent only to you—they aren’t copied to the other people in the group.Give a group a name. While viewing the conversation, tap Details, drag down, then enter the name in the Subject line.Add someone to a group. Tap the To field, then tap Add Contact.Leave a group. Tap Details, then tap Leave this Conversation.Keep it quiet. Tap Details, then turn on Do Not Disturb to mute notifications for the conversation.Block unwanted messages. On a contact card, tap Block this Caller. You can see someone’s contact card while viewing a message by tapping Details, then tapping . You can also block callers in Settings > Messages > Blocked. You will not receive voice calls, FaceTime calls, or text messages from blocked callers. For more information about blocking calls, see support.apple.com/kb/HT5845.Manage conversationsConversations are saved in the Messages list. A blue dot indicates unread messages. Tap a conversation to view or continue it.View the Messages list. From a conversation, tap Messages or swipe to the right. With iPhone 6 Plus, you can also rotate iPhone to landscape orientation to see both the Messages list and the selected conversation. Forward a message. Touch and hold a message or attachment, tap More, select additional items if desired, then tap .Delete a message or attachment. Touch and hold a message or attachment, tap More, select additional items if desired, then tap .Delete a conversation. In the Messages list, swipe the conversation to the left, then tap Delete.Search conversations. In the Messages list, tap the top of the screen to display the search field, then enter the text you’re looking for. You can also search conversations from the Home screen. See Spotlight Search on page 34.
Chapter 9 Messages 81Share photos, videos, your location, and moreWith iMessage or MMS, you can send and receive photos and videos, and send locations, contact info, and voice memos. The size limit of attachments is determined by your service provider—iPhone may compress photo and video attachments when necessary.Quickly take and send a photo or video. Touch and hold . Then slide to or to take a photo or video. Photos are sent immediately. Tap to preview your video. To send your Video Message, tap .To save space, Video Messages that you receive are deleted automatically two minutes after you view them, unless you tap Keep. To keep them automatically, go to Settings > Messages > Expire (under Video Messages), then tap Never.Send photos and videos from your Photos library. Tap . Recent shots are right there; tap Photo Library for older ones. Select the items you want to send.View attachments. While viewing a conversation, tap Details. Attachments are shown in reverse chronological order at the bottom of the screen. Tap an attachment to see it in full screen. In full-screen mode, tap to view the attachments as a list.Send your current location. Tap Details, then tap Send My Current Location to send a map that shows where you are.Share your location. Tap Details, then tap Share My Location and specify the length of time. The person you’re texting can see your location by tapping Details. To turn Share My Location on or off, or to select the device that determines your location, go to Settings > iCloud > Share My Location (under Advanced).Send items from another app. In the other app, tap Share or , then tap Message. Share, save, or print an attachment. Tap the attachment, then tap .Copy a photo or video. Touch and hold the attachment, then tap Copy.
Chapter 9 Messages 82Messages settingsGo to Settings > Messages, where you can: Turn iMessage on or off Notify others when you’ve read their messages Specify phone numbers, Apple IDs, and email addresses to use with Messages Set SMS and MMS options Show the Subject field Block unwanted messages Set how long to keep messages Filter unknown senders Manage the expiration of audio messages and video messages created within Messages (audio or video attachments created outside of Messages are kept until you delete them manually)Manage notifications for messages. See Do Not Disturb on page 37.Set the alert sound for incoming text messages. See Sounds and silence on page 36.
10 83CalendarCalendar at a glanceChange calendars or accounts.Change calendars or accounts.View invitations.View invitations.View list of events.View list of events.Add an event. Tap , then fill in the event details. If you add a location and choose Alert > Time to leave, Calendar reminds you of the event based on the current travel time to get there.Use Siri. Say, for example, “Set up a meeting with Barry at 9.”Search for events. Tap , then enter text in the search field. The titles, invitees, locations, and notes for the calendars you’re viewing are searched. View a weekly calendar. Rotate iPhone sideways.Change your view. Tap a year, month, or day to zoom in or out on your calendar. In week or day view, pinch to zoom in or out.View a list of events. In month view, tap to see a day’s events. In day view, tap .Use Siri. Say, for example, “What’s on my calendar for Friday?”Change the color of a calendar. Tap Calendars, tap next to the calendar, then choose a color from the list. For some calendar accounts, such as Google, the color is set by the server.Adjust an event. Touch and hold the event, then drag it to a new time, or adjust the grab points.Use Siri. Say, for example, “Reschedule my appointment with Barry to next Monday at 9 a.m.”
Chapter 10 Calendar 84InvitationsiCloud, Microsoft Exchange, and some CalDAV servers let you send and receive meeting invitations.Invite others to an event. Tap an event, tap Edit, then tap Invitees. Type names, or tap to pick people from Contacts. If you don’t want to be notified when someone declines a meeting, go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendar > Show Invitee Declines.RSVP. Tap an event you’ve been invited to, or tap Inbox and tap an invitation. If you add comments (which may not be available for all calendars), your comments can be seen by the organizer but not by other attendees. To see events you declined, tap Calendars, then turn on Show Declined Events.Schedule a meeting without blocking your schedule. Tap the event, tap Availability, then tap “free.” Or if it’s an event you created, tap “Show As,” then tap “free.” The event stays on your calendar, but it doesn’t appear as busy to others who send you invitations.Quickly send an email to attendees. Tap the event, tap Invitees, then tap .Use multiple calendarsTurn on Facebook Events in Settings > Facebook.Turn on Facebook Events in Settings > Facebook.Select which calendars to view.Select which calendars to view.Turn on iCloud, Google, Exchange, or Yahoo! calendars. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars, tap an account, then turn on Calendar.Subscribe to a calendar. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars, then tap Add Account. Tap Other, then tap Add Subscribed Calendar. Enter the server and filename of the .ics file to subscribe to. You can also subscribe to an iCalendar (.ics) calendar published on the web, by tapping a link to the calendar.Add a CalDAV account. Go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars, tap Add Account, then tap Other. Under Calendars, tap Add CalDAV Account.View the Birthdays calendar. Tap Calendars, then tap Birthdays to include birthdays from Contacts with your events. If you set up a Facebook account, you can also include your Facebook friends’ birthdays.View the Holidays calendar. Tap Calendars, then tap Holidays to include national holidays with your events.See multiple calendars at once. Tap Calendars, then select the calendars you want to view.Move an event to another calendar. Tap the event, tap Edit, tap Calendars, then select a calendar to move it to.
Chapter 10 Calendar 85Share iCloud calendarsWith Family Sharing, a calendar shared with all the members of your family is created automatically. See Family Sharing on page 38. You can also share an iCloud calendar with other iCloud users. When you share a calendar, others can see it, and you can let them add or change events. You can also share a read-only version that anyone can view.Create an iCloud calendar. Tap Calendars, tap Edit, then tap Add Calendar in the iCloud section.Share an iCloud calendar. Tap Calendars, tap Edit, then tap the iCloud calendar you want to share. Tap Add Person, then enter a name, or tap to browse your Contacts. Those you invite receive an email invitation to join the calendar, but they need an iCloud account to accept.Change a person’s access to a shared calendar. Tap Calendars, tap Edit, tap the shared calendar, then tap the person. You can turn off his or her ability to edit the calendar, resend the invitation to join the calendar, or stop sharing the calendar with that person.Turn off notifications for shared calendars. When someone modifies a shared calendar, you’re notified of the change. To turn off notifications for shared calendars, go to Settings > Notifications > Calendar > Shared Calendar Changes.Share a read-only calendar with anyone. Tap Calendars, tap Edit, then tap the iCloud calendar you want to share. Turn on Public Calendar, then tap Share Link to copy or send the URL for your calendar. Anyone can use the URL to subscribe to the calendar using a compatible app, such as Calendar for OS X. Calendar settingsSeveral settings in Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars affect Calendar and your calendar accounts. These include: Syncing of past events (future events are always synced) Alert tone played for new meeting invitations Default calendar for new events Default time for alerts Time zone support, to show dates and times using a different time zone Which day starts the week Display of Chinese, Hebrew, or Islamic dates
11 86PhotosView photos and videosThe Photos app lets you view the photos and videos: Taken with Camera on iPhone Stored in iCloud (see iCloud Photo Library on page 88) Shared from others (see iCloud Photo Sharing on page 89) Synced from your computer (see Sync with iTunes on page 20) Saved from an email, text message, webpage, or screenshotTap to view full screen.Tap to view full screen.The Photos app includes tabs for Photos, Shared, and Albums. Tap Photos to see all your photos and videos, organized by Years, Collections, and Moments. To quickly browse the photos in a collection or year, touch and hold for a moment, then drag. Tap Shared to see photos and videos you shared with others or that others shared with you. See iCloud Photo Sharing on page 89. Tap Albums to see how photos and videos are organized into albums on your iPhone. See Organize photos and videos, next.View all your photos and videos. By default, Photos displays a representative subset of your photos when you view by year or by collection. To see all your photos and videos, go to Settings > Photos & Camera, then turn off Summarize Photos.
Chapter 11 Photos 87View by location. While viewing by year or by collection, tap . Photos and videos that include location information appear on a map, showing where they were taken.While viewing a photo or video, tap to show and hide the controls. Swipe left or right to go forward or backward.Search photos. From Albums or Photos, tap to search by date (month and year), or place (city and state). Search also keeps your Recent Searches on hand and gives you a list of suggested searches. Zoom in or out. Double-tap, or pinch a photo. When you zoom in, you can drag to see other parts of the photo.Play a video. Tap . To toggle between full screen and fit-to-screen, double-tap the screen.Play a slideshow. While viewing a photo, tap , then tap Slideshow. Select options, then tap Start Slideshow. To stop the slideshow, tap the screen. To set other slideshow options, go to Settings > Photos & Camera.To stream a slideshow or video to a TV, see AirPlay on page 41.Organize photos and videosThe Album tab includes albums you create yourself and some albums that are created for you, depending on how you use Photos. For example, videos are automatically added to the Videos album and you see a My Photo Stream album if you use that feature (see My Photo Stream, next). All your photos in iCloud are in the All Photos album if you use iCloud Photo Library (see iCloud Photo Library on page 88). If you don’t use iCloud Photo Library, you see the Camera Roll album instead, which includes photos and videos you took with iPhone and from other sources.Note:  If you use iCloud Photo Library, albums are stored in iCloud and are up to date and accessible on any iOS 8.1 or later device, Mac with OS X Yosemite v10.10.3 or later, and on iCloud.com using the same Apple ID. See iCloud Photo Library on page 88.Create a new album. Tap Albums, tap , enter a name, then tap Save. Select photos and videos to add to the album, then tap Done.Add items to an existing album. While viewing thumbnails, tap Select, select items, tap Add To, then select the album.Manage albums. While viewing your album list, tap Edit. Rename an album:  Select the album, then enter a new name. Rearrange albums:  Drag . Delete an album:  Tap .With iCloud Photo Library, you can manage all your albums from any iOS 8.1 or later device set up with iCloud Photo Library.Mark your favorites. While viewing a photo or video, tap to automatically add it to the Favorites album. A photo or video can be part of another album as well as Favorites.Hide photos you want to keep but not show. Touch and hold a photo, then choose Hide. The photo is moved to the Hidden album. Touch and hold a hidden photo to Unhide it.Remove a photo or video from an album. Tap the photo or video, tap , then tap Delete Photo. The photo or video is removed from the album and from the Photos tab.
Chapter 11 Photos 88Delete a photo or video from Photos. Tap the Photos tab, tap the photo or video, tap , then tap Delete Photo or Delete Video. Deleted photos and videos are kept in the Recently Deleted album on iPhone, with a badge showing the remaining days until the item is permanently removed from iPhone. To delete the photo or video permanently before the days expire, tap the item, tap Delete, then tap Delete Photo or Delete Video. If you use iCloud Photo Library, deleted photos and videos are permanently removed from all your devices using iCloud Photo Library with the same Apple ID.Recover a deleted photo or video. In the Recently Deleted album, tap the photo or video, tap Recover, then tap Recover Photo or Recover Video to move the item to the Camera Roll or, if you use iCloud Photo Library, the All Photos album.iCloud Photo LibraryiCloud Photo Library gives you access to your photos and videos on any iOS 8.1 or later device, Mac with OS X Yosemite v10.10.3 or later, and on iCloud.com using the same Apple ID. You can make changes to photos and videos in the Photos app, preserve both the original and edited versions, and see the changes updated across your devices (see Edit photos and trim videos on page 91). Store as many photos and videos as your iCloud storage plan allows.Note:  If you turn on iCloud Photo Library, you can’t use iTunes to sync photos and videos to iPhone.Turn on iCloud Photo Library. Go to Settings > iCloud > Photos. Or go to Settings > Photos & Camera.View photos and videos in iCloud Photo Library. In addition to viewing your photos and videos in the Photos tab, organized by Years, Collections, and Moments, you can also view them as a continuous stream, organized by date added, in the All Photos album.Choose to optimize your storage or keep all your photos and videos in full-resolution on iPhone. If your iCloud storage plan is over 5 GB, Optimize iPhone Storage is on by default. It manages your device storage by automatically keeping full-resolution photos and videos in iCloud and lightweight versions on your iPhone, as space is needed. Tap Download and Keep Originals to keep your full-resolution originals on your iPhone. Your originals are always stored in iCloud.Download a full-resolution photo or video. If you’re not storing original versions on iPhone, simply pinch to zoom in to 100%, or tap Edit.Note:  To upload photos and videos to iCloud Photo Library, iPhone must be connected to Wi-Fi. Using a cellular connection, you can download up to 100 MB at a time.If your uploaded photos and videos exceed your storage plan, you can upgrade your iCloud storage. Go to Settings > iCloud > Storage > Change Storage Plan to learn about the available options.
Chapter 11 Photos 89My Photo StreamMy Photo Stream, turned on by default, automatically uploads new photos and videos to your other devices that use My Photo Stream.Turn My Photo Stream on or off. Go to Settings > Photos & Camera, or Settings > iCloud > Photos.Note:  Photos stored in iCloud count against your total iCloud storage, but photos uploaded to My Photo Stream don’t count additionally against your iCloud storage.Use My Photo Stream without iCloud Photo Library. Photos and videos you take with iPhone are added to the My Photo Stream album when you leave the Camera app and iPhone is connected to Wi-Fi. Any photos you add—including screenshots and photos saved from email, for example—also appear in your My Photo Stream album.Photos and videos added to My Photo Stream on your other devices appear in your My Photo Stream album on iPhone. iOS devices can keep up to 1000 of your most recent photos in iCloud for 30 days; you can choose to automatically import these photos to your computer, if you want to keep them permanently.Manage My Photo Stream contents. In the My Photo Stream album, tap Select. Save your best shots on iPhone:  Select the photos, then tap Add To. Share, print, or copy:  Select the photos, then tap . Delete photos:  Select the photos, then tap . Note:  Although deleted photos are removed from My Photo Stream on all your devices, the original photos remain in Photos on the device on which they were originally taken. Photos that you save to another album on a device or computer are also not deleted. See support.apple.com/kb/HT4486.Use My Photo Stream with iCloud Photo Library. If you use iCloud Photo Library on iPhone, you can use My Photo Stream to upload recent photos and videos and view them on other devices that do not have iCloud Photo Library enabled.iCloud Photo SharingWith iCloud Photo Sharing, you can create albums of photos and videos to share, and subscribe to other people’s shared albums. You can invite others using iCloud Photo Sharing (iOS 6 or later or OS X Mountain Lion or later) to view your albums, and they can leave comments if they wish. If they’re using iOS 7 or OS X Mavericks or later, they can add their own photos and videos. You can also publish your album to a website for anyone to view. iCloud Photo Sharing works with or without iCloud Photo Library and My Photo Stream.
Chapter 11 Photos 90Note:  To use iCloud Photo Sharing, iPhone must be connected to the Internet. iCloud Photo Sharing works over both Wi-Fi and cellular networks. Cellular data charges may apply. See Usage information on page 188.Create new shared albums or add photos to existing ones.Create new shared albums or add photos to existing ones.Turn on iCloud Photo Sharing. Go to Settings > iCloud > Photos. Or go to Settings > Photos & Camera.Share photos and videos. While viewing a photo or video, or when you’ve selected multiple photos or videos, tap , tap iCloud Photo Sharing, add comments, then share to an existing shared album or create a new one. You can invite people to view your shared album using their email address or the mobile phone number they use for Messages.Enable a public website. Select the shared album, tap People, then turn on Public Website. Tap Share Link if you want to announce the site.Add items to a shared album. View a shared album, tap , select items, then tap Done. You can add a comment, then tap Post. Delete photos from a shared album. Select the shared album, tap Select, select the photos or videos you want to delete, then tap . You must be the owner of the shared album, or the owner of the photo.Delete comments from a shared album. Select the photo or video that contains the comment. Touch and hold the comment, then tap Delete. You must be the owner of the shared album, or the owner of the comment.Rename a shared album. Tap Shared, tap Edit, then tap the name and enter a new one.Add or remove subscribers, or turn Notifications on or off. Select the shared album, then tap People.Subscribe to a shared album. When you receive an invitation, tap the Shared tab , then tap Accept. You can also accept an invitation in an email.Add items to a shared album you subscribed to. View the shared album, then tap . Select items, then tap Done. You can add a comment, then tap Post. See your Family album. When Family Sharing is set up, a shared album called “Family” is automatically created in Photos on all family members’ devices. Everyone in the family can contribute photos, videos, and comments to the album, and be notified whenever something new is added. For more information about setting up Family Sharing, see Family Sharing on page 38.
Chapter 11 Photos 91Other ways to share photos and videosYou can share photos and videos in Mail or Messages, or through other apps you install. Share or copy a photo or video. View a photo or video, then tap . If you don’t see , tap the screen to show the controls.Tap More in Sharing to turn on the apps you want to use for sharing. The size limit of attachments is determined by your service provider. iPhone may compress photo and video attachments, if necessary.You can also copy a photo or video, then paste it into an email or text message (MMS or iMessage).Share or copy multiple photos and videos. While viewing by moment, tap Share. Save or share a photo or video you receive. Email:  Tap to download it if necessary, then touch and hold the item to see sharing and other options. Text message:  Tap the item in the conversation, then tap .Photos and videos that you receive in messages or save from a webpage are saved to your Photos tab. They can also be viewed in the Camera Roll or, if you’re using iCloud Photo Library, the All Photos album.Edit photos and trim videosYou can edit photos right on iPhone. If your photos are stored in iCloud, your edits are updated across all your devices set up with iCloud, and both your original and edited versions are saved. If you delete a photo, it’s deleted from all your devices and iCloud. Photo app extensions can provide special editing options. See App extensions on page 26.Edit a photo. View the photo full screen, tap Edit, then tap one of the tools. To edit a photo not taken with iPhone, tap the photo, tap Edit, then tap Duplicate and Edit. Auto-enhance improves a photo’s exposure, contrast, saturation, and other qualities. With the Remove Red-eye tool , tap each eye that needs correcting. Tap , and Photos suggests an optimal crop, but you can drag the corners of the grid tool to set your own crop. Move the wheel to tilt or straighten the photo. Tap Auto to align the photo with the horizon, and tap Reset to undo alignment changes. Tap to rotate the photo 90 degrees. Tap to choose a standard crop ratio, such as 2:3 or Square.Rotate photo. Rotate photo. Move the wheel to tilt or straighten. Move the wheel to tilt or straighten. Choose a standard photo format.Choose a standard photo format. Photo filters let you apply different color effects, such as Mono or Chrome.
Chapter 11 Photos 92 Tap Adjustments to set Light, Color, and B&W (black & white) options. Tap the down arrow, then tap next to Light, Color, or B&W to choose the element you want to adjust. Move the slider to the desired effect.Compare the edited version to the original. Touch and hold the photo to view the original. Release to see your edits.Don’t like the results? Tap Cancel, then tap Discard Changes. Tap Done to save changes. Revert to original. After you edit a photo and save your edits, you can revert to the original image. Tap the image, tap Edit, then tap Revert.Trim a video. Tap the screen to display the controls, drag either end of the frame viewer, then tap Trim.Important:  If you choose Trim Original, the trimmed frames are permanently deleted from the original video. If you choose Save as New Clip, a new trimmed video clip is saved in your Videos album and the original video is unaffected.Set the Slo-Mo section of a video. (iPhone 5s or later) Use the vertical bars beneath the frame viewer to set the section of the video you want to play in slow motion. Print photosPrint to an AirPrint-enabled printer. Print a single photo:  Tap , then tap Print. Print multiple photos:  While viewing a photo album, tap Select, select the photos, tap , then tap Print.See AirPrint on page 41.Photos settingsSettings for Photos are in Settings > Photos & Camera. These include: iCloud Photo Library, My Photo Stream, iCloud Photo Sharing, and Upload Burst Photos Photos Tab Slideshow Camera Grid HDR (High Dynamic Range)
12 93CameraCamera at a glanceQuick! Get the camera! From the Lock screen, just swipe up. Or swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center, then tap . Note:  When you open Camera from the Lock screen, you can view and edit photos and videos you take while the device is locked by tapping the thumbnail at the lower-left corner of the screen. To share photos and videos, first unlock iPhone.With iPhone, you can take both still photos and HD videos. And, there are two cameras—in addition to the iSight camera on the back of iPhone, there’s a camera on the front that you can use for FaceTime calls and selfies.
Chapter 12 Camera 94The LED flash provides extra light when you need it—even as a flashlight, just a swipe away in Control Center. See Control Center on page 35.View the photos and videos you’ve taken.View the photos and videos you’ve taken.Switch between cameras.Switch between cameras.FilterFilterTake a photo.Take a photo.HDR is in use.HDR is in use.Set True Tone Flash mode.Set True Tone Flash mode.Take a timed photo.Take a timed photo.Take photos and videosCamera offers several photo and video modes, which let you shoot stills, square-format photos, panoramas, time-lapse, videos, and slow-motion videos (iPhone 5s or later).Choose a mode. Drag the screen left or right, or tap the camera mode labels to choose Time-Lapse, Slo-Mo, Video, Photo, Square, or Pano.Take a photo. Choose Photo, then tap the Take Picture button or press either volume button. Take Burst shots:  (iPhone 5s or later) Touch and hold the Take Picture button to take rapid-fire photos in bursts (available while in Square or Photo mode). The shutter sound is different, and the counter shows how many shots you’ve taken, until you lift your finger. To see the suggested shots and select the photos you want to keep, tap the thumbnail, then tap Select. The gray dot(s) mark the suggested photos. To copy a photo from the burst as a separate photo in your Bursts album in Photos, tap the circle in the lower-right corner of the photo. To delete the burst of photos, tap it, then tap . Apply a filter:  Tap to apply different color effects, such as Mono or Chrome. To turn off a filter, tap , then tap None. You can also apply a filter later, when you edit the photo. See Edit photos and trim videos on page 91. A rectangle briefly appears where the exposure is set. When you photograph people, face detection balances the exposure across up to 10 faces. A rectangle appears for each face detected.Note:  On iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, you might not always see an automatic exposure rectangle, but the focus and exposure are being set.
Chapter 12 Camera 95Exposure is automatic, but you can set the exposure manually for the next shot by tapping an object or area on the screen. With an iSight camera, tapping the screen sets the focus and the exposure, and face detection is temporarily turned off. To lock the exposure and focus, touch and hold until the rectangle pulses. Take as many photos as you want. When you tap the screen again, the automatic settings and face detection turn back on.Adjust the exposure. Tap to see next to the exposure rectangle, then slide up or down to adjust the exposure.Take a panorama photo. (iSight camera) Choose Pano, tap the Take Picture button, then pan slowly in the direction of the arrow. To pan in the other direction, first tap the arrow. To pan vertically, first rotate iPhone to landscape orientation. You can reverse the direction of a vertical pan, too.Capture an experience with time-lapse. (iSight camera) Choose Time-Lapse, set up iPhone where you want, then tap the Record Time-Lapse Video button to start capturing a sunset, a flower opening, or other experiences over a period of time. Tap the Record Time-Lapse Video button again to stop. The time-lapse photos are compiled into a short video that you can watch and share.Shoot some video. Choose Video, then tap the Record Video button or press either volume button to start and stop recording. Video records at 30 fps (frames per second). With iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, you can switch it to 60 fps in Settings > Photos & Camera. Snap a still while recording:  (iPhone 5 or later) Tap the white Take Picture button in the lower-left corner. Take it slow:  (iPhone 5s or later) Choose Slo-Mo to shoot slow motion video. You can set which section to play back in slow motion when you edit the video. On iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, you can tap the bottom-right corner of the screen to switch between 120 fps and 240 fps.Set the slow-motion section of a video. Tap the thumbnail, then use the vertical bars beneath the frame viewer to set the section you want to play back in slow motion.Slide to adjust the slow-motion section of the video.Slide to adjust the slow-motion section of the video.Use Siri. Say something like: “Open Camera” “Take a picture”
Chapter 12 Camera 96Zoom in or out. (iSight camera) Pinch the image on the screen. For iPhone 5 or later, zoom works in video mode as well as photo mode.If Location Services is turned on, photos and videos are tagged with location data that can be used by apps and photo-sharing websites. See Privacy on page 43.Use the capture timer to put yourself in the shot. Avoid “camera shake” or add yourself to a picture by using the capture timer. To include yourself, first stabilize iPhone and frame your shot. Tap , tap 3s (seconds) or 10s, then tap the Take Picture button.Want to capture what’s displayed on your screen? Simultaneously press and release the Sleep/Wake and Home buttons. The screenshot is added to the Photos tab in Photos and can also be viewed in the Camera Roll album or All Photos album (if you’re using iCloud Photo Library).Make it better. You can edit photos and trim videos, right on iPhone. See Edit photos and trim videos on page 91.HDRHDR (High Dynamic Range) helps you get great shots in high-contrast situations. iPhone takes multiple photos in rapid succession, at different exposure settings—and blends them together. The resulting photo has better detail in the bright and midtone areas.Use HDR. (iSight cameras and the FaceTime camera on iPhone 5s or later) Tap the HDR button. For best results, keep iPhone steady and avoid subject motion.On iPhone 5s or later, you can choose HDR Auto, and iPhone uses HDR when it’s most effective. Keep the normal photo and the HDR version. Go to Settings > Photos & Camera > Keep Normal Photo. Both the normal and HDR versions of the photo appear in Photos. HDR versions of photos in your albums are marked with “HDR” in the corner.View, share, and printPhotos and videos you take are saved in Photos. With iCloud Photo Library enabled, all new photos and videos are automatically uploaded and available in Photos on all your iOS 8.1 or later devices set up with iCloud Photo Library. See iCloud Photo Library on page 88. When iCloud Photo Library is turned off, you can still collect up to 1,000 of your most recent photos in the My Photo Stream album from your devices set up with iCloud. See My Photo Stream on page 89.View your photos. Tap the thumbnail image, then swipe left or right to see the photos you’ve taken recently. Tap All Photos to see everything in the Photos app.Tap the screen to show or hide the controls. Get sharing and printing options. Tap . See Share from apps on page 37.Upload photos and videos. Use iCloud Photo Library to upload photos and videos from your iPhone to iCloud and access them on your iOS 8.1 or later devices signed in to iCloud using the same Apple ID. You can also upload and download your photos and videos from the Photos app on iCloud.com. See iCloud Photo Library on page 88.
Chapter 12 Camera 97Camera settingsGo to Settings > Photos & Camera for camera options, which include: iCloud Photo Library, My Photo Stream, and iCloud Photo Sharing Burst photos Slideshow Grid HDRAdjust the volume of the shutter sound with the Ringer and Alerts settings in Settings > Sounds. Or mute the sound using the Ring/Silent switch. (In some countries, muting is disabled.)
13 98WeatherGet the current temperature and ten-day forecast for one or more cities around the world, with hourly forecasts for the next 12 hours. Weather uses Location Services to get the forecast for your current location.Current conditionsCurrent conditionsAdd or delete cities.Add or delete cities.Current temperatureCurrent temperatureCurrent hourly forecastCurrent hourly forecastNumber of cities storedNumber of cities storedSwipe up to see your detailed forecast. Swipe left or right to see weather for another city, or tap , then choose a city from the list. The leftmost screen shows your local weather when Location Services is on (Settings > Privacy > Location Services).Add a city or make other changes. Tap . Add a city:  Tap . Enter a city or zip code, then tap Search. Rearrange the order of cities:  Touch and hold a city, then drag it up or down. Delete a city:  Slide the city to the left, then tap Delete. Choose Fahrenheit or Celsius:  Tap °F or °C.View the current hourly forecast. Swipe the hourly display left or right.Use Siri. Say something like: “What’s the weather for today?” “How windy is it out there?” “When is sunrise in Paris?”
Chapter 13 Weather 99See all cities at once. Pinch the screen or tap .Turn local weather on or off. Go to Settings > Privacy > Location Services. See Privacy on page 43.Use iCloud to push your list of cities to your other iOS devices. Go to Settings > iCloud, then make sure iCloud Drive or Documents & Data is on. See iCloud on page 17.
14 100ClockClock at a glanceThe first clock displays the time based on your location when you set up iPhone. Add other clocks to show the time in other major cities and time zones. Delete clocks or change their order.Delete clocks or change their order.Add a clock.Add a clock.View clocks, set an alarm, time an event, or set a timer.View clocks, set an alarm, time an event, or set a timer.
Chapter 14 Clock 101Alarms and timersWant iPhone to wake you? Tap Alarm, then tap . Set your wake-up time and other options, then give the alarm a name (like “Good morning”).Tap to change options or delete an alarm.Tap to change options or delete an alarm.Turn saved alarms on or off.Turn saved alarms on or off.No wasting time! You can also use the stopwatch to keep time, record lap times, or set a timer to alert you when time’s up.Want to fall asleep to music or a podcast? Tap Timer, tap When Timer Ends, then choose Stop Playing at the bottom.Get quick access to clock features. Swipe up from the bottom edge of the screen to open Control Center, then tap . You can access Timer from Control Center even when iPhone is locked. You can also navigate to the other clock features.Use Siri. Say something like: “Set the timer for 3 minutes” “Wake me up tomorrow at 7 a.m.” “What alarms do I have set?”
15 102MapsFind placesWARNING:  For important information about navigation and avoiding distractions that could lead to dangerous situations, see Important safety information on page 183. See also Privacy on page 43.Choose the view, drop a pin, orshow traffic.Choose the view, drop a pin, orshow traffic.Tap a pin to display the banner.Tap a pin to display the banner.Quick driving directionsQuick driving directionsGet more info.Get more info.Current locationCurrent locationEnter a search.Enter a search.Show yourcurrent location.Show yourcurrent location.Get directions.Get directions.Move around Maps by dragging the screen. To face a different direction, rotate with two fingers. To return to north, tap the compass in the upper right.Zoom in or out. Double-tap with one finger to zoom in, and tap with two fingers to zoom out—or pinch open or closed. The scale appears in the upper left while zooming, or if you touch the screen with two fingers. To change how distance is shown (miles or kilometers), go to Settings > Maps.Search for a location. Tap the search field. You can search for a location in different ways. For example: Intersection (“8th and market”) Area (“greenwich village”) Landmark (“guggenheim”)
Chapter 15 Maps 103 Zip code Business (“movies,” “restaurants san francisco ca,” “apple inc new york”)Maps may also list recent locations, searches, or directions that you can choose from.Use Siri. Say, for example, “Find coffee near me.”Find the location of a contact, or of a favorite or recent search. Tap Favorites.Choose your view. Tap , then choose Standard, Hybrid, or Satellite.Manually mark a location. Touch and hold the map until the dropped pin appears.Get more infoGet info about a location. Tap a pin to display its banner, then tap . Info might include Yelp reviews and photos, a phone number (tap to call it), a webpage link, directions, and more.To share the location, add the location to your Favorites, or use another app you install, tap . See Share from apps on page 37.Get directionsNote:  To get directions, iPhone must be connected to the Internet. To get directions involving your current location, Location Services must also be on. Get directions. Tap , enter the starting and ending locations, then tap Route. Or choose a location or a route from the list, if available. Tap to select driving or walking directions, or to use an app for public or other modes of transportation.If a location banner is showing, directions to that location from your current location appear. To get other directions, tap the search field.If multiple routes appear, tap the one you want to take. Hear turn-by-turn directions:  Tap Start.Maps follows your progress and speaks turn-by-turn directions to your destination. To show or hide the controls, tap the screen.If iPhone auto-locks, Maps stays onscreen and continues to announce instructions. You can also open another app and continue to get turn-by-turn directions. To return to Maps, tap the banner across the top of the screen.With turn-by-turn directions, night mode automatically adjusts the screen image for easier viewing at night. See the route overview:  Tap Overview. View the directions as a list:  Tap List Steps. Stop turn-by-turn directions:  Tap End. Or ask Siri to “stop navigating.”Get directions from your current location. Tap on the banner of your destination. Tap to select driving or walking directions, or to use an app for public or other modes of transportation.Use Siri. Say something like: “Give me directions home” “Directions to my dad’s work” “What’s my ETA?” “Find a gas station”
Chapter 15 Maps 104Use Maps on your Mac to get directions. Open Maps on your Mac (OS X Mavericks or later), get directions for your trip, then choose File > Share > Send to your device. Your Mac and iPhone must both be signed in to iCloud using the same Apple ID.Find out about traffic conditions. Tap , then tap Show Traffic. Orange dots show slowdowns, and red dots show stop-and-go traffic. To see an incident report, tap a marker.Report a problem. Tap , then tap Report a Problem.3D and FlyoverWith 3D and Flyover, you can see three-dimensional views and even fly over many of the world’s major cities.The Transamerica Pyramid Building is a registered service mark of Transamerica Corporation.The Transamerica Pyramid Building is a registered service mark of Transamerica Corporation.View 3D map. Tap , then tap Show 3D Map. Or, drag two fingers up. (Zoom in for a closer look if Show 3D Map doesn’t appear.)Adjust the angle. Drag two fingers up or down.Take a Flyover Tour. An aerial tour is available for select cities, indicated by next to the city name. (Zoom out if you don’t see any markers.) Tap the name of the city to display its banner, then tap Tour to begin the tour. To stop the tour, tap the screen to display the controls, then tap End Flyover Tour. To return to standard view, tap .Maps settingsGo to Settings > Maps. Settings include: Navigation voice volume Distances in miles or kilometers Map labels (these appear in the language specified in Settings > General > International > Language)
16 105VideosVideos at a glanceOpen the Videos app to watch movies, TV shows, and music videos. To watch video podcasts, open the Podcasts app—see Podcasts at a glance on page 139. To watch videos you record using Camera on iPhone, open the Photos app.Choose a category.Choose a category.Delete videos from your library.Delete videos from your library.Add to your library.Add to your library.Tap a video to play it.Tap a video to play it.This video hasn’t been downloaded to iPhone.This video hasn’t been downloaded to iPhone.WARNING:  For important information about avoiding hearing loss, see Important safety information on page 183.Watch a video. Tap the video in the list of videos.What about videos you shot with iPhone? Open the Photos app.Stream or download? If appears on a video thumbnail, you can watch it without downloading it to iPhone, if you have an Internet connection. To download the video to iPhone so you can watch without using a Wi-Fi or cellular connection, tap in the video details.Looking for podcasts or iTunes U videos? Open the Podcasts app or download the free iTunes U app from the App Store.Set a sleep timer. Open the Clock app and tap Timer, then swipe to set the number of hours and minutes. Tap When Timer Ends and choose Stop Playing, tap Set, then tap Start.
Chapter 16 Videos 106Add videos to your libraryBuy or rent videos from the iTunes Store. Tap Store in the Videos app, or open the iTunes Store app on iPhone, then tap Movies or TV Shows. The iTunes Store is not available in all areas. See Chapter 22, iTunes Store, on page 118.Transfer videos from your computer. Connect iPhone, then sync videos from iTunes on your computer. See Sync with iTunes on page 20.Stream videos from your computer. Turn on Home Sharing in iTunes on your computer. Th