Jaclyn Murphy

How to Take a Photo/Video on an iPhone

The iPhone offers a large variety of basic functions that are superior to many others in comparison to different types of SmartPhones. The picture quality of photo capabilities that iPhone users have available are a much better attribute to the phone when compared to a standard camera on another device. Here are the simple instructions on How to Take a Photo or a Video on an iPhone device. I. Before You Begin 1. Make sure that the Camera Lens on your iPhone is clear and unobstructed prior to your attempt to take a photo or video. II. Focus Your Shot …

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How to Sync Google Contacts on an iPhone

The use of Google for Email/Contacts as well as the Calendar has become one of the top web outlets used in terms of communication as well as keeping track of scheduled events. For iPhone users, being able to find a feature that allows the capability of syncing this option has been a difficult task, but there is a solution to this problem. Here is a quick and easy step by step instructional on how to sync both your Google Contacts and Calendar to your mobile iPhone device. I. Before You Begin 1.  Make sure that you backup all of your …

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How to Enable Silent Mode on an iPhone

Technology within any new cell phone can be difficult to understand initially, but especially when you are upgrading to a Smartphone. The tasks that you used to think were so simple on your old device can sometimes be difficult to figure out on your new one. An example of this could be doing something as simple as enabling silent mode on an iPhone. The following instructions will enable you to do just that with a few quick and easy steps. I. Before You Begin 1.  Please note that this How to is not limited to any specific model; this will work …

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How to Change Home Screen Background Image on an iPhone

Interested in changing the defaulted home screen background image on your iPhone to something more customized but aren’t sure how? Perhaps you would like to make it a photo you have taken yourself and saved on your Camera Roll, or even a picture from the Internet? Here are simple instructions that will help you do just that. I. Before You Begin 1.  Please note that any of the following instructions will only have an effect on changing the background image on your Home and/or Lock Screen; nothing else. 2. Also, this How to is not limited to any specific model; …

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How to Stop Auto Rotate for Images on an iPhone

Have you ever tried to take a photo or look at an image from an email/text/website on your iPhone and the picture keeps flipping/rotating? Sometimes when the image is displayed on screen, iPhone users find it frustrating when they have to constantly flip their phone horizontally and vertically to see the image properly without rotation. Here is a quick an easy way to fix that, and stop image rotation as a function on your iPhone. I. Before You Begin 1.  Please note that any of the following instructions will only have an effect on stopping the image flip on your …

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How to Take a Screen Shot on an iPhone

Ever tried to capture an image or photo on your iPhone to send or save, but couldn’t figure it out? When you come across an image on a website or something else you may find photo-worthy, there is a simple procedure you can follow to take an image shot of whatever it may be on your screen. There is no need to copy and paste or reformat; everything is done by the use of two buttons on your iPhone. I. Before You Begin 1.  Please note that any of the following adjustments will only have an effect on taking a screen …

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How to Optimize iPhone Battery Life

The evolution of the smartphone is one that has undoubtedly impacted the daily lives of people in a positive way across the globe. The sheer convenience of the capabilities that it has to offer makes it such a handy tool that people often find themselves lost when they are without it. iPhones are among the top grossing mobile smartphones purchased and used in the United States today, but what happens when they lose their charge? Here are 4 simple ways to increase the life of your iPhone. These suggestions apply to all iPhone models and they are quick, simple, and …

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How to Block Your Number on the iPhone

Have you ever wanted to make phone calls privately without having to *67 in pre-dial? Whether you are calling a business or a landline/cell phone, people often find that they wish that their personal numbers were kept private. Here is a quick trick on how to restrict your caller ID from appearing on the receiving end without paying extra charges through your mobile provider. I. Before You Begin Please take note that this procedure will not involve any other aspects of your iPhone aside from blocking your mobile number. To begin, scroll through your screen selections on your device and …

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