Software Update to the Update? My last post said to wait at least 24 hours to update. So far nothing has surfaced that is causing major issues. If you haven’t updated to Apple’s latest iOS 13, you might want to wait anyways. Rumors have already started there may be a new iOS 13.1 available next week. If you want to wait, then you don’t have to do two updates so close together. Apple typically doesn’t confirm this until the update is available. This is very common because you can test and test software and once it’s public, a glitch can … Continue reading iOS 13 Updates for iPhone
Use Contact Photo to See Who is Calling Just a few easy steps and you can see who is calling using a contact photo. This does require you have a photo of the person or photo that represents that caller. Open the Phone app on your iPhone as pointed out in the first photo. Click on Contacts at the bottom of your screen. Search and select the contact you are adding a photo, click edit in top right Click on “add photo” in top left, select your photo, then click Done in top right Next time you receive a … Continue reading Easy iPhone Tip: Who is Calling Me?
These photos were taken by me at a local grocery store entrance. Using in my screen recording today. Here’s a quick tip to look at a photo on your phone without opening and swiping. I use this when I’m looking at several photos of written text that I can’t read in the “thumbprint” size. It may take a few tries as my nails got in the way a little. 😊 Open the Photos app Put your finger tips on any of the photos and pinch and hold You can decrease and drop back into place or let go and open … Continue reading New Photos App Tip
Smile and Take Quick Photo Did you know you can take a photo using the volume up/down buttons on your iPhone? Or if you are using the wired headset that came with your phone, you can use the +|- volume controls to take a photo. Many 3rd party wired headsets offer this feature as well. So make taking photos or selfies easier by using the volume up/down buttons! Meet Luci, who jumped up next to me while writing this post about taking a quick photo! Don’t you love a good close up? 😂 Do you like using your phone to … Continue reading Quick Tip to Take Photos
Photo by Pexles May 2018 Blogging Firsts Mobile Mom Tech Rescue was created because I love sharing tips about using mobile devices. This past year has been a fascinating journey! Reading your blogs, comments, and questions has taught me a lot. Bonus–I’ve made a few WP friends with new people from around the world! Posting Schedule The month of May will be mostly reposts due to my work schedule. Studying for my last certification and it’s due by 5/31/19. If you’re like me, you may need a refresher on some tips I posted last year. Maybe you didn’t think you … Continue reading Tips From May 2018-Photos and Memory
Photo from Pexels Did you know you could create a new face for your Apple Watch using your own photos? It’s called Kaleidoscope! Kaleidoscope There are a couple ways to do this, but I’ll show you the easiest. Open your Photos app Select a photo Tap the “share sheet” Scroll left on the bottom row of options and select Create Watch Face Select Kaleidoscope Select your Style (available ones will show here) Tap Add to add to as watch face Photo will slowly change or you can turn the crown to move too Photo Directions and Video of Kaleidoscope … Continue reading Tip to Create New Apple Watch Face
Photos App on Your iPhone Doesn’t this photo just scream Spring is here? Nothing Apple related, but a beautiful photo! You’ve probably opened your Photos app 1,000’s of times. Have you ever scrolled down and looked at the options? It’s a great way to quickly access only your videos, screenshots, or your portrait mode photos. Also time to empty your deleted photos album! Note About Hidden Folder Putting photos in the “Hidden” folder doesn’t really keep them secret, if that’s what you’re needing to do. For example, you’ve take a few photos of possible gifts for your kids. You put … Continue reading Fast Photos App Tip
The majority of people who own a cell phone take the majority of their photos on their phone. Here are 5 tips to help you! Nature Tip Find your favorite spot with that amazing view and take a lot of photos. Take different angles, get down on the ground, if possible, and shoot up toward the sky. Take some photos at different times of the day too. Once you decide which angels you like, go back when the season changes and take them again. You’ll get a totally different perspective. Then create a photo collage of the four seasons and … Continue reading 3 Tips for Amazing Photos on iPhone
How to Take a Photo While Taking a Video Have you ever thought, I wish I had a photo of that shot from a video? Follow the steps and screenshots below and you’ll see it’s very easy and everyone will love having photos and videos!! ✺Open your camera app ✺Tap the word video ✺Tap the red circle to start your video ✺Tap the white circle to take a photo. You should feel a small “haptic tapback” when you tap the white circle. This indicates a photo was taken and your video will continue recording. You won’t be able to … Continue reading Best Photo and Video Tip for Apple Devices
Reposting this information today since many people have purchased a new phone. Maybe you didn’t, but you can always share this tip with someone who did. Plus, lots of people will be getting a new phone during the holidays. FREE User Guides! Let me know if you have a question by clicking on the Ask A Question tab above. Please share this post with friends and family on your social media or by email too! Thanks for stopping by today! Debbie👩🏻💻 Continue reading Best Tip for Free Information
Updated iPhone and iPad Today Morning everyone! I’m back from training and updated this morning. I didn’t have any issues. What about you? Have you updated your devices? Any issues you have had or seen others have? Let me know! This will be quick as I need to get to work! As you can see in photo below, the first thing I noticed was the bolder “predictive” text. Predictive text is the text that shows when you start typing. It’s predicting what word you might want so you can tap on the word. Maybe Apple just made the background a … Continue reading iOS 12 Quick Update
Image Credit: Pixaby Kids are going back to school, Fall is coming, and so is everything pumpkin! I’m “replaying” a couple photo tips since Fall is such a great time to take photos. Tips for Great Photos and Blog Party Photos App and Fun Tips Have a great Sunday! Debbie👩🏻💻 Continue reading New Sunday Replay
Image Credit: Pixaby Have you ever received a photo in your messages, or saved one from an email? You open the photo to get a better look and it keeps changing direction? Apple calls this “Portrait Orientation”. I call it very annoying!😡 Today we solve this problem! Portrait Orientation: Easy Way to Lock the Photo What a mouthful to say, “Do you have Portrait Orientation lock on?” Huh??? Sure would be a lot easier to explain and to say, “Do you want to stop your photos from moving?” YES!!! See I prefer the easy way. So just to clarify which … Continue reading Fun Photo Tip-Do Your Photos Move?
Good Morning, Time for Reblog It’s Saturday morning and instead of sleeping in, I decided to search for a great post to reblog! Mobile photography gets a lot of grief sometimes, but it’s so convenient. If you take the time to learn how it acutally works, I think you’ll love it too. Jessica at This Blessed House gives great advice and list a few apps to try as well. She also has lots of other interesting subjects too. Check out her site! Great information on mobile photography! Have a great weekend everyone! Read more … Continue reading Reblog Today! iPhone Photography — thisblessedhouse
Hope you had a chance to read the previous post about searching for a name or a word in a text message. If not, here is the link Where’s That Text Message? Today’s post is about helping you find that one photo you’ve been looking for in your text messages. Photos in Text Messages This feature shows images per text message, not all the images from all text messages at one time. Finding a photo in a text message is easy. Open a text message. Tap on the blue i in the top right corner of the text. (You see duplicate … Continue reading Looking For Photos in Text Messages?
Apple has a large variety of products. The tips below will apply to a few new things that have not been posted before. I hope one of them helps you use your technology to enhance your use of mobile devices! Air Pods The Air Pods have been one of the best wireless ear buds I’ve used, not because they are Apple, but because they work so well and I’ve never had them fall out. I know, amazing! One of the best uses is setting up your Air Pods bluetooth with Apple TV 4th generation or above. Now you can watch … Continue reading Air Pods and Apple TV and Photo Tips!
Do you like to take photos with your iPhone or iPad? You can get some amazing photos with both of these devices. The majority of my photos are taken on my phone. A few are taken on my iPad Pro, which Apple has greatly improved the camera. Below are a few tips to try and if you don’t like the outcome, you can just delete and try something new. That makes it so easy to try something new! Photo Tips to Try Shoot from a low angle: Most of us take photos from chest height. Try changing up the perspective. … Continue reading Tips for Great Photos and Blog Party
Are you an Instagram lover? Well I have a tip for you! Actually, this tip could be used in many ways, but this specifically applies to Instagram. Copy/Paste Your #’s So if you use Instagram on a regular basis, you’ll love this tip. When you post on Instagram, you “tag” others with the same interests as you by using a (hashtag) # in front of a word. For example enter #photos and you’ll see how many people have posted to this same interest using the same #photos. Below is what you’ll see if you enter #photos. My #’s for … Continue reading Tips Using Notes with Instagram
If you love to take photos on your phone like I do, then you’ll love reading this post! Most iPhones back to iPhone 4 had a decent camera. Now most iPhones have AMAZING cameras whether you’re at the beach, playing with the kids, or taking photos of your fur babies! Let’s go over a few fun tips to use on your iPhone. If you would like to know exactly how and what your phone’s camera can do, go to my link here for a free user guide. FREE User Guides! Find a Photo Fast Open the Photos app on your phone. … Continue reading Photos App and Fun Tips