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How to Create a Pages Document on an iPhone

Pages can manage both word processing and page layout tasks on the iPhone, so before you create your document, you should think about which you need. After you create your document in one type of template [more…]

How to Create a Spreadsheet with Formulas on an iPhone

iPhone’s Numbers comes with 30 templates and one blank, and these are the same templates as in the Mac version of Numbers. Templates make it really easy to create a new document and just type in your data [more…]

How to Add Tables, Charts and Media in iPhone Numbers

iPhone Numbers doesn't just calculate and tabulate your data; it makes it meaningful and compelling with charts, images, even songs. Use these steps to add elements to your sheet: [more…]

How to Set up Multiple Notes Accounts on an iPhone

You can keep your Notes notes on your iPhone only or sync Notes with your computer and other devices from multiple sources, including iCloud or another Notes-enabled service such as Gmail or Yahoo!. [more…]

How to Trim an iPhone Voice Memo

When it’s possible while you’re recording a voice memo on your iPhone, you should leave a bit of air time at the beginning and end of your recording to give you leeway for trimming your voice memo. Then [more…]

How to Add Design Elements in iPhone's Pages

You can copy and paste elements and objects from other apps on your iPhone to Pages, for example a chart you create in Numbers, or you can create the chart directly in Pages. The charts, tables, shapes [more…]

How to Add Transitions Between Slies in iPhone Keynote

With Keynote on your iPhone, you can use transitions to jolt your audience when you move from one slide to the next. Keynote comes with many types of transitions, and you can experiment to find those that [more…]

How to Share or Delete an iPhone Voice Memo

Some recordings you make on your iPhone are better left unsaid, or even deleted, and others you'll want to shout out to the world. Both actions are just a tap away in Voice Memos. [more…]

How to Fine-Tune Text and Images in Pages on an iPhone

Templates make creating documents on your iPhone quick and easy because the creative legwork is done for you, you need only supply content. You might find you want to tweak some of the elements of your [more…]

How to Use an iPhone Calendar with iCloud

iCloud stores your media, documents, and data on a remote server — called a cloud — that pushes data updates to your iPhone and any other computers or iOS devices you have associated with your iCloud account [more…]

How to Respond to Meeting Invitations in iPhone Calendar

Once upon a time, we used the phone to invite people to meetings, but e-mail and electronic calendars like the one on your iPhone have changed that. You can receive and respond to meeting invitations on [more…]

How to Adjust iPhone’s Calendar Settings

You can change Calendar settings from the main Settings app on your iPhone. To access them, tap Settings →Mail, Contacts, Calendars. Scroll down to the bottom of the screen. The Calendars settings are [more…]

Identifying Apps on the iPhone Home Screen

Your iPhone's Home screen contains a bevy of useful apps you can tap to launch and use. This table offers a rundown of the apps you'll find on the iPhone's Home screen, a brief explanation of what each [more…]

How to Assign Social Network Data to a Contact on Your iPhone

These days, many iPhone users are far more likely to contact friends, family, and colleagues via social networks, such as Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, than through more traditional methods like email [more…]

How to Create an iPhone Contact from an Electronic Business Card

Entering a person’s contact data into your iPhone by hand is a tedious bit of business at the best of times, so it helps if you can find a faster way to do it. If you can cajole a contact into sending [more…]

How to Use the iPhone Maps App to Get Directions When You Don’t Know an Exact Location

Sometimes you have only a vague notion of where you want to go, so how do you give your iPhone a general location? In a new city, for example, you might decide to head downtown and then see if there are [more…]

How to Use the iPhone Maps App to Get Live Traffic Information

Okay, it’s pretty darn amazing that your iPhone can tell you precisely where you are and precisely how to get somewhere else. However, in most cities it’s the getting somewhere else part that’s the problem [more…]

How to Create a Custom Ebook Cover for iTunes Books

If you’ve obtained any free books from the iBookstore, or if you’ve downloaded public-domain books to iTunes, you’ll no doubt have noticed that many (or, really, most) of these books use generic covers [more…]

For Seniors: How to Record Voice Memos on Your iPhone 6

The Voice Memo app on the iPhone 6 allows you to record memos, edit memos by trimming them down, share them via email or instant message with Messages, and label recordings so that you find them again. [more…]

For Seniors: How to Trim, Rename and Share Voice Memos on Your iPhone 6

The good people at Apple want to give you the most out of your iPhone. You can easily trim, rename and share your voice memos by following these simple steps. [more…]

For Seniors: How to Use Medical ID in iPhone 6 Health App

One of the simplest and easiest to use features on the iPhone 6 Health app is Medical ID, where you can store your vital statistics. This could be useful if you’re in an accident and emergency medical [more…]

For Seniors: How to Input, Import and Export Data with the iPhone 6 Health App

Your health is very important to you and your loved ones. The iPhone 6 makes taking care of yourself that much easier with the help of the all new Health app. [more…]

Which Apps Can My Health App Work With?

The Health app on your iPhone 6 has nowhere to go but up in terms of available apps that are designed to interact with it to supply imported data such as calories consumed and steps walked. Here are some [more…]

For Seniors: Tips for iPhone 6 Tasks and Reminders

There are several ways you can use your iPhone 6 to help you keep track of your constant list of things you have to do. Take a look at the following tips to help you stay on track. [more…]

How to Set App Notification Options on Your iPhone

With so many app options for your iPhone, you will want to know how to designate the type of notifications you want to receive for each app that offers notification options. With so many options, it can [more…]


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