Here’e the hottest news for you with all new ios7 features and some tips for iPhone that everyone iPhone user should know.
iOS 7 will be available from September 18th! This I think everyone knows now..so what new you’ll be getting here ? Alright well I’ve tried my best to explain you the features of ios7 and by the time you finish reading this article , you’ll also be knowing the tips for iPhone.So you’re getting a double choclate cake here now
ios7 Features and tips for iPhone
Lets start with the ios7 features one by one -
1) Mail: the ‘More’ button
When you are in the list of your messages in Mail, select a message and drag your finger from right to the left of the screen. Two menus appear: More and Archive.
Select “More”, you have access to a set of actions that you can apply to your message. Thus, you can:
- Reply to all.
- Forward your message.
- Mark a flag.
- Mark as unread.
- Move it to the Junk folder.
- Move message to a folder of your choice.
2) Mail: mark simultaneously all emails as read
You can mark all messages simultaneously on your iPhone or iPad as read. The trick is simple, go to the Mail application and press the “Edit” button located in the upper right corner of the screen.
Then, with your finger, select the button that is called “Mark All”. You will find it in the lower left corner of the screen. It will do more to press the inscription that mentions “Mark as read”. Instantly, all your messages will be marked as read
3) The iPhone includes a pocket lamp function
You probably must be having a flashlight app on your iPhone. The kind of application that is quite useful in my opinion. Well, it is no longer necessary to use a third party application since your iPhone incorporates.
Go to the control center (slide your finger down the screen to the center). You will find the icon of a flashlight. Press this button to toggle your flashlight.
All New ios7 Features
4) Monitor your data consumption
It has always been difficult to find data that use applications on your iPhone or iPad. This is now a thing of the past. You can find the data that each consumes your applications. If you wish, you can turn off wireless connectivity to your applications that consume a lot of data. Here’s how:
- Select the Settings app – “Cellular Network”.
- At the bottom of the screen you will see all of your applications and use of wireless data for each of them.
5) Disable automatic update of your applications
Just like on Android iOS7 automates the updating of applications. As soon as a new version of an application is available, your device will update. If you prefer, you can disable the automatic update. In this way, you can decide when you make updates.
Here’s how to disable automatic updates of applications:
- Select the “Settings” application – “iTunes Store and App Store.”
- At the bottom of the screen, clear the “Update” feature.
6) The Clock application icon shows the current time
In this long list of ios7 features, the icon of the Clock application actually works. It therefore indicates the time. Similarly the second hand is functional.
Passbook, the application that lets you manage your boarding passes, movie tickets or prepaid cards for your favorite coffee. With this new ios7 features you can now scan your items. This action will allow you for example to quickly add your boarding pass simply by scanning. To use this feature, simply choose “Scan code”.
8) Spotlight moves
Spotlight, the search engine for iPhone and iPad has moved. It is no longer left to the first Home screen, but accessible from all home screens.
To access Spotlight, with your finger, drag an icon to the bottom of the screen . This action will discover Spotlight.
9) Add the Kiosk application in a directory
You probably must have tried unsuccessfully to add a Kiosk application directory. With ios7 features this is now possible. Simply enter the application and place it in a folder, as you do with any other applications .
10) Phone: Block phone numbers
It is possible to block phone numbers from your iPhone. The numbers in the list of blocked numbers will not call you , you have to send a text message ( iMessage , SMS, Texting ). When someone calls you from a number in this list , it is automatically sent to voicemail .
Here’s how to add a number to the list of blocked numbers . You can add numbers to this list from the Application Settings -> Phone , Message, or FaceTime. It is only possible to add a phone number on your contact list. So if the phone number you want to block is not present in your contact list, add it.
- Select the Settings app – Phone .
- The Settings screen – phone appears on the screen .
- At the bottom of the screen , select ” No blocked .”
- Press add and select the contact you want to add to the list of “No blocked .”
- At any time, you can remove a number from the list by pressing “Edit” ( upper right corner ) .
11) Dozens of new ringtones and alert sounds
It was time , ringtones and alerts for the iPhone and iPad have been updated . There with ios7 you’ll get 27 new ringtones and 13 new alert sounds . If you still prefer to use the old sounds and ringtones, they are always available. They are grouped under “Classic” .
To access the new ringtones and alert sounds , go to the “Settings ” application -> “Sounds” .
12) Safari: go from one window to another by swiping your finger from left to right or right to left
iOS 7 will limit you more in the number of windows that can be opened simultaneously. Now to navigate between windows you can simply swipe your finger from left to right or right to left.
13) Close two or three applications simultaneously
As you probably know, the multitasking in iOS 7 is radically different. The procedure for closing an application is also new .
Double tap the home button , you switch on the multitasking . To close an application , select the application and drag it to the top. To close two or three applications at once, select them with two or three fingers and then slide your finger up the screen.
Finally I would like to thanks my friend Aboullaite , without him this post would not be completed . I hope you’re now clear with new ios7 features and the tips discussed above. Please feel free to add your tips and new features that I missed out.. Cheers !