The iPhone has a lot of hidden features, which may not know even the most advanced users. Here are some of them (available in iOS version 10.3 and higher).
- View weather forecast for the next few hours without having to run a special application
If you are looking for a place on the map, you can immediately see the weather on it in the next few hours. Just open the Maps application, find the right place, and then press and hold the weather icon in the lower right corner. This feature is only available on devices that support 3D Touch.
- Replacing the four-digit password to a more secure
Go to “Settings”, then under “Touch ID and Passcode” and choose “Change passcode” or “Disable passcode.” Go to the “passcode Settings” and select “Custom Code (letters + numbers).”
To make your code, the password even more secure, try using additional characters.
- Adjusting the brightness of the flashlight
This feature is only available on devices that support 3D Touch. Press firmly on the flashlight icon. In the menu that appears, select the desired brightness.
- Opportunity to fall asleep to your favorite music
Open the “Clock” application and select “Timer” in the lower right corner. Select “Stop” in the warning settings. Turn on your favorite song or video on YouTube – they automatically stop after the end of the timer.
- Individual settings for different vibration alerts
Different types of vibration prompt you what warning came on the phone, so you do not even need to take it out of his pocket. Go to “Settings”, then “Sounds” and select the alerts that you want to adjust the vibration (for example, “New Mail” or “Audio messages”). Select “Vibration” and under “Custom”, click “Create a vibration.” By pressing and holding your finger on the screen, you will create a vibration, and take away the finger from the screen, paused. click “Stop” to end, and then “Save”.
- Undo and redo the text entered by shaking the phone
This feature is useful if you accidentally deleted a large length of the paragraph text. It can be enabled in the “Settings” by going to the “Basic” section and selecting “universal access.” There you will find the option “Shake to undo”. Shaking the phone, you can remove typed text, and repeated shaking out, bring it back.
- View and edit drafts in different post offices at the touch of a button
You will no longer need to go to the folder with drafts on each email account.Go to the “Mail” app, tap and hold the icon “New Letters”. You’ll see all your drafts.
- Answer a call short message
Previously, if you someone called at an inconvenient time, you have to reset the call, unlock the phone, enter the “Messages” and type the text to the caller to explain the situation. Now you can solve this problem in two touches.
Go to “Settings”, select the “Phone” and find the option “Reply Messages.” You can create up to three messages options that send if you can not answer the call.
- Quick entry of letters and symbols
This trick makes it easy to set of characters on the keyboard. Simply hold the appropriate icon to open a menu with alternatives signs. For example, to type “/” character, you no longer have to press the “# + =” – simply hold down the “\”.
- A set of characters and numbers without switching on the numeric keypad
Press and hold the “123”, without releasing your finger, tap the desired number. When you remove your finger, the phone will automatically switch back to the alphabetic keyboard.
- Automatic entry point with a space
Another trick that will shorten the time of typing. Just double-click a gap, and the phone itself will put an end to space. This feature can be turned off by going to “Settings”> “General”> “Keyboard”> “Shortcut”. “.”
- Setting AutoCorrect
You can customize the AutoCorrect so that faster typing frequently used phrases, symbols and emoji. Go to “Settings”> “General”> “Keyboard” and select “Replace text.” Add all of the necessary replacement options.
- The app “Compass” can be used as a spirit level
Handy if you need to make repairs.
- View an address without entering it in the “Maps”
If you are someone sent in the message address, you can easily find it on the map, and for that, you do not have to enter it in the “Maps” application. Simply press and hold the address in the message window. This opens a special menu, among which you will see the option “View Map.”