Even though I generally don't forget to do things that I have to do, I make sure to set a reminder. It enormously helps me in getting the job done in time. How about you?
The Reminders app can be of great help if you don't want to forget to carry out any important task or wish to remain alert about upcoming events. It's quite simple to get started thanks to the easy-to-use interface. Don't want to miss out any upcoming significant task or activity? Let's get on with it!
How to Use Reminders in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad
How to Create Reminder in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad
Step #1. Launch Reminders app on your iOS device.
Step #2. Tap on “+” icon at the top right corner.
Step #3. Select Reminder at the bottom.
Step #4. Type the reminder.
Then, you need to toggle the switch next to Remind me on a day.
(You can also tap on custom and set the frequency as desired.)
If you want the app to remind you of a location, toggle on the switch next to Remind me at a location. Then, tap on the Location. Next, you have to allow the app to access your location while you use the app. Tap on Allow in the popup.
You have three options—
- Current Location
- Getting in the car
- Getting out of the car
If you want the app to remind you at a different location, tap on the search field, enter the address. Tap on the address. Then, you will see the address on the map. Now, you have to select either When Arrive or When Leave as per your need. Once you are done, tap on the arrow to at the top left corner to go back. Make sure to tap on Done at the upper right corner to confirm.
How to Create List in iOS 10 Reminder on iPhone/iPad
Step #1. Open Reminders app → Tap on the “+” button at the top right corner.
Step #2. Next, you need to select List at the bottom.
Step #3. Write the name of the list. Choose your preferred color then tap on Done at the top right corner.
How to Mark a Reminder as complete on your iPhone or iPad
Step #1. Open Reminders app.
Step #2. Next, you have to tap the list that contains the reminder.
Step #3. Now, you need to tap the empty circle next to the reminder, and the reminder will be disappeared.
How to View completed reminders on your iPhone or iPad
Once you complete a task and check it out, it will be removed from the list. However, it won't be deleted.
Step #1. Open Reminders → Tap on List.
Step #2. Tap on the reminders you want to check out.
Step #3. Tap “Show Completed” from the bottom of the list; Now, completed tasks will reappear in the list. However, they will be checked off and grayed out. To hide it again, tap on “Hide Completed.”
How to Add notes to a Reminder on iPhone and iPad
You can now add a note to a reminder. It will make things a bit easy for you.
Step #1. Open Reminders app → Tap the list.
Step #2. Tap on the reminder to which you want to add a note.
Step #3. Tap on the info button.
Step #4. Tap on Notes.
Step #5. Next, you will have to type the notes you wish to add to the reminder → Tap on Done.
How to Edit Reminder in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad
You can edit a reminder, change the priority as per your need. Check out this complete guide to getting it done perfectly.
What's your take on the stock Reminders app? How much has it improved in iOS 10? We would like to have your say in the comments, on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus. Also, make sure to download our app on your iDevice.