iPhone Tips and Tricks

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

Photos

Share a photo album using iCloud

In Photos, tap Shared, then tap Start Sharing or New Shared Album. Tap People to invite your friends and allow them to add photos, too.

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Messages

Manage a group chat

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To add someone to an iMessage group chat, tap Details, then tap Add Contact. If you want to mute notifications during a lively exchange, turn on Do Not Disturb.

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Mail

Annotate a mail attachment

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Use Markup to annotate images or PDFs in Mail. Touch and hold the attachment, then choose Markup and Reply. Use the tools to draw or add text, then tap Done.

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iOS 9

Check battery use and storage

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To see battery usage, go to Settings > Battery. Tap the Show Detailed Usage Data buttonthe Show Detailed Usage Data button to see more detail.

To view storage used, go to Settings > General > Storage & iCloud Usage > Manage Storage.

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Mail

Manage your inbox faster

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Manage multiple messages at once. Tap Edit, select some messages, then tap Mark, Move, or Trash.

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Safari

Remove webpage clutter

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Reader in Safari makes articles easier to read. When you see the Reader buttonthe Reader button in the search field, tap it to see just the text and photos — without ads.

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Messages

Forward a message

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Touch and hold a message bubble, then tap More. Select the bubbles you want to forward then tap the Forward button.the Forward button..

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iOS 9

Reduce eye strain at night

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iPhone can automatically alter display colors for better viewing at night. Schedule Night Shift to turn on from sunset to sunrise in Settings > Display & Brightness.

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Siri

Have Siri do the math

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Just ask “How much is 32% of 75?” Siri can add, subtract, and divide, too.

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Messages

See when a message was sent

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Drag a message bubble to the left to see when it was sent.

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