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With these simple tips and tricks, you’ll learn all the things your intelligent assistant,
your remarkable camera, and your amazing iPhone 4S can do.
See how to use Siri. Tell Siri who’s who. Set your locations. Siri writes emails.
Press and hold the Home Tell Siri about your Tell Siri the address of You can dictate a quick
button, then tap “i.” relationships, such as where you live and where response to an email.
You’ll see a detailed list “Erin is my wife” or “Rick you work. That way, Siri Just say "Reply", then tell
of all the ways Siri can is my dad.” Then you can can remind you to do Siri your message.
help you get things say, “Text my wife” or things when you leave or
done. “Call dad” and Siri knows arrive at either place.
who you mean.
iPhone 4S Instead of typing an email, tap the microphone icon on Quick, take a photo.
takes dictation. the keyboard and start talking. Tap done, and your words Open the camera app
will appear as text. Use dictation to write messages, take right from your Lock
notes, and more. Dictation also works with third-party screen. Double-tap the
apps, so you can update your Facebook status, tweet, or Home button, and the camera
write and send Instagrams. icon appears.
See what’s up. Set Reminders. Tweet it up.
Notification Center lets Assign due dates to Sign in once under Settings and
you know about missed items on your to-do list tweet directly from Safari, Photos,
messages, calendar invitations, and Reminders will send you Camera, YouTube, and Maps.
friend requests, and more. New alerts. Add locations, and you’ll Start typing a friend’s Twitter
notifications appear on top of the get alerts when you leave or when name and iPhone will
screen. Swipe down to see a you arrive. You can also choose autocomplete the rest.
summary of recent notifications. priority levels and write notes.
Broadcast live with Airplay. Customize your Create your own personal dictionary, including shortcuts
With AirPlay Mirroring, you can keyboard. for each word. So your keyboard not only autocorrects,
share exactly what’s on your but knows exactly what you want to say as you type. In
iPhone 4S with your HDTV Settings, tap General, Keyboard, and Add New Shortcut.
connected to an Apple TV. Just From here, you can add new phrases and assign optional
double-click the Home button, shortcuts to them.
swipe all the way to the right, and
select AirPlay Mirroring.
Create an Touch anywhere on the calendar to create an event. Everything has a tone.
event fast. To change your schedule, just drag events around on Assign a specific tone for new
the calendar. Tap for day, month, or list view. And mail, Calendar alerts, tweets, and
rotate to landscape to see an entire week. Reminders. In Settings, tap
Sounds to assign each tone. Tap
Edit in a contact to assign a
ringtone to that contact.
from the web.
In Safari, touch and hold
an image to save it to
Locate your lost iPhone.
your Camera Roll or
If you’ve lost your iPhone, Find My
copy it to paste into an
iPhone can help you locate it on a
MMS or email.
map and protect its data. Display a
message on its screen, remotely
set a passcode lock, or initiate a
remote wipe to delete your data.
Learn more about Find My iPhone
Choose your In Settings, choose Wallpaper, tap the image of the Lock Scroll to the top fast.
wallpaper. and Home screens, then tap one of your photo albums In Safari, Mail, Contacts, and many
or tap Wallpaper for the Apple-designed images. Find other apps, tap the status bar at
the image you want, tap Set, and then choose whether to the top of the screen — which
use it as wallpaper for your Lock screen, Home screen, displays the network information,
or both. time, and battery level — to scroll
quickly to the top.
Lock the screen orientation.
Double-click the Home
button to bring up the
then swipe from left to right. Now
tap the portrait orientation lock
once to turn it on and again to
turn it off.
Drop a pin.
on a map to drop a
pin so you can find
an address, get
directions, or see
street view for that
Pinch to zoom. Add PDFs to iBooks Use the compass
In the camera app, pinch to zoom From a Mail message with maps.
in and out of a scene up to 5x. You or a web page, touch Tap the Location button
can also use the zoom slider. and hold the PDF icon or in Maps twice to use the
link, then select “Open in iBooks.” built-in compass to orient the
map based on the direction you
Create web clips. Learn some Tap the space bar twice, and iPhone adds a period and
To add a website to your keyboard capitalizes the next word.
Home screen, visit the tricks. To enter a number or symbol quickly, touch and hold
page in Safari and tap , then select the key you want. Lifting your finger
the Go To icon at the bottom of returns you to the alphabet keyboard.
the Safari window. Tap Add to
Touch and hold a letter to reveal a list of special
Scrub through When you’re watching a video or listening to music or a Keep your inbox clean.
audio and podcast, the scrubber bar lets you skip to any point along In Mail, you can delete or move
video. the timeline. You can adjust the scrub rate from high- messages in batches. From your
speed to fine scrubbing by sliding your finger down as inbox, tap Edit, select the
you drag the playhead along the scrubber bar. messages you want to organize,
then tap Delete or Move.
Take a picture of your Create an iPod playlist. Tap to focus the camera.
screen. In the iPod app, tap While shooting video or photos,
Press and hold the Home button, Playlists, then tap Add tap the screen where you want to
then press the Sleep/Wake button. Playlist and give it a name. Now focus. iPhone will also adjust the
Your screen flashes and the tap any song or video to add it to exposure and white balance
picture appears in your Camera the playlist. You can add automatically.
Roll. individual songs, entire albums,
or all songs by an artist.
Swipe to delete. Print wirelessly AirPrint makes it easy to print email and web pages right
Delete email and text messages from iPhone. from your iPhone to your AirPrint-enabled printer. To
without opening them. Delete print an email, just tap the Reply icon and select Print. To
voicemail without listening to print a web page, tap the Action icon and select Print. You
them. And delete recent calls from can also print photos, documents, and more.
your list. Just swipe across the
message or number and tap the
red delete button.
Cut, copy, and Find the text you want to edit in a note, email, web page, Display character count
paste. or other app. You can select a word by double-tapping it, in text messages.
and select more or less text by dragging the grab points.
In Settings, tap Messages, then
Then tap to cut, copy, or paste. To undo an edit, shake
tap the Character Count switch.
iPhone, then tap the Undo button.
The count appears as you type
when your message exceeds two
lines. You may want to do this
when carrier fees apply.
Place a call on hold. Get back to your draft. Read the iPhone User Guide.
On iPhone 4, touch and In Mail, touch and hold For more tips, tricks, and
hold the Mute button to the Compose button to instructions, tap the
put a call on hold (GSM switch to your last saved Bookmarks icon in Safari,
model only). message draft. then select iPhone User Guide.
Some features, applications, and services are not available in all areas. See your carrier for details. Application availability and pricing are subject to change.