Tag: iOS 7 How to

iOS 7.1.1: Unable to Update, Troubleshooting Issues and More

We wrote about iOS 7.1.1 this morning. The minor update comes with a small but important change to TouchID so that iPhone 5s users...

Font-size Too Small In Apps on your iPhone/iPad? How to Increase...

Most iPhone/iPad apps designed decently/well take care of the font-size. But there are some apps which have font-sizes that are too small to be...

Here’s How to Disable App Store Badge Icon in iOS 7.x

When there are pending app updates - and you've disabled auto-update because that thing sometimes sucks - you will see badge notification on the...

iOS 7.1 How-to: Disable Blur Effects, Increase Contrast and Reduce Whiteness

The interface of iOS 7.x, according to Jony Ive, consists of layers, one stacked over the other. That's why the translucent, gaussian blur effect...

How to Mirror iPhone or iPad to Mac/PC? AirPlay Mirroring on...

AirPlay was introduced in iOS 5. With AirPlay, you could send audio and video on your iPhone or iPad to AppleTV which would then...

Here’s How to Turn off Siri on Lockscreen in iPhone/iPad on...

Here's a quick tip that might save a few "accidental" Siri-triggers. Now, you might know that you can evoke Siri even when you've got...

Want to Hide Purchased Apps on the iPhone/iPad in iOS 7.x?...

Update: You don't have to resort to iTunes to hide purchased apps, if you have upgraded your iPhone or iPad to iOS 8. Here's...

iPhone Keyboard Sluggish and Lagging after iOS 7.1 Update? Here’s a...

While iOS 7.1 brought, officially, a host of performance upgrades for iPhones and iPads, it has its own set of kinks to work out....

Here’s How to Add More Dictionaries to Your iPhone/iPad [iOS 7.x]

Hidden in plain sight within iOS 7.x's built-in dictionary is the ability to add a few more dictionaries. So while you think you're limited...

Fingerprint Issues in iPhone 5s after iOS 7.1 Update: How to...

Like every other update to the firmware, iOS 7.1 brings with it - besides a few major interface changes and performance upgrades - a...

iOS 7.1 How-to: Stop Burst Photos from Uploading to Photo Stream...

Burst mode is one important feature that Apple introduced in iOS 7. New iPhones (5 and above) can take burst mode pictures so that...

FaceTime Icon Missing in iOS 7 on iDevice: How to Troubleshoot...

There are many reasons why FaceTime icon would disappear in iOS 7, especially after an upgrade. It's a remote issue not faced by many...

iPhone Stuck in “Sign in to iCloud” Popup Loop in iOS...

On some iOS devices, "Sign in to iCloud" message keeps popping up every few seconds/minutes, breaking the workflow. It's annoying to say the least...

iPhone 4s/4 Stuck in Recovery Mode During iOS 7.x Upgrade: How...

With older devices like iPhone 4 and 4s, an upgrade to iOS 7 or 7.1 can put your iPhone in the dreaded recovery loop....

How to Force a Message to be sent as SMS (and...

iMessage is a great way to communicate without blowing your text quota. But there are times when it just won't work. You see the...

How to Add Emoji Keyboard to iPhone (to iMessages, WhatsApp, Notes...

I guess most of you would have figured it out by now but for those who don't know, here's a way to spice up...

Location Service Always On? Here’s How to Fix This in iOS...

If you've upgraded to iOS 8 and see that the Location Services is always on, check out this post to fix it.There's this thing...

5 Ways to Boost iPhone WiFi Signal (in iOS 7.x) on...

It is not often that you face WiFi issues on the iPhone. Apple designed the smartphone to latch onto an available network pretty good....

iOS 7 Music App and Sort Issues: Workarounds to Control Sort...

A lot of people have spoken about how iOS 7 screws up the music sorting in the stock Music app. There is no clear...

How to Fix Wallpaper Zooming with iOS 7.1 Perspective Zoom Feature

With iOS 7.1, Apple debuted a new toggle when you set a wallpaper (for the homescreen or lockscreen) on your iPhone or iPad called...