iPhone Tips and Tricks

A collection of tips showing some useful features of iPhone with iOS 9.

Notes

Sketch in your notes

Doodle and sketch with finesse using the pressure-sensitive drawing tools. Touch and hold the eraser to start again.

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Notes

Sketch in your notes

Use the drawing tools to doodle and sketch with just your finger. Touch and hold the eraser to start again.

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Photos

Add a filter to a photo

In Photos, tap Edit, then tap the Filter buttonthe Filter button. When you find a filter you like, tap Done. You can always remove a filter by tapping None.

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iBooks

Get the User Guide

Learn everything you want to know about iPhone — all in one place. The iPhone User Guide is a free download in the iBooks Store.

Go to the iBooks Store.

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Videos

Find your favourite scene

Drag the video playhead left or right. For finer control, move your finger towards the bottom of the screen as you drag.

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Siri

Correct Siri’s pronunciation

If Siri mispronounces a name, say “That’s not how you say”, then say the name. Siri will ask you for the correct pronunciation.

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Photos

Set your wallpaper from Photos

Keep your favourite photo close at hand. In Photos, tap the Share buttonthe Share button, then tap Use as Wallpaper.

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Photos

Set a Live Photo as wallpaper

Relive a favourite moment by putting a Live Photo on your Lock screen. In Photos, tap the Share buttonthe Share button, then tap Use as Wallpaper. Press the screen to see your photo come to life.

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Maps

Find the way via public transport

Use Maps to get step-by-step public transport directions in many cities. Tap the settings buttonthe settings button, then tap Transport and enter your destination.

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Health

Just in case

To make info about yourself available to others in case of an emergency, open the Health app and tap Medical ID to fill in the details. To view, tap Emergency on the lock screen.

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