Apple’s iPhone changed the mobile phone world completely when it launched back in 2007. Much copied and emulated, what sets the iPhone apart is how well it integrates with other Apple devices suchs as the Mac and iPad, as well as Apple’s software services such as iCloud and the iTunes and App Stores.
Unlock the true potential of the iPhone, a computer in your pocket.
Whether you use your iPhone for business or pleasure, tap+zoom can help you get the most from your iPhone. Although they are intuitive to use there are still many hidden features and benefits that can transform your life on the go.
Introduction to iPhone
Making, muting and holding calls, plus call waiting How to use voicemail effectively How to setup Bluetooth devices for audio playback or calls Joining Wi-Fi networks How to type effectively Master Auto-Correct How to maximise your battery life Mastering Notifications and the Notification Centre How to use Text or MMS messages How to text for free with iMessage Secure your iPhone with a Passcode Lock How to choose custom alert sounds for different people How to rearrange and organise Apps on the Home Screen How to switch between applications quickly Controlling your music from the lock screen The ins and outs of Apple IDs
Using Email & the Internet
Setup multiple email accounts Keep your email in sync with IMAP or Microsoft Exchange Set email signatures Tips for searching your email How to use Mailboxes to organise your email How to send and open attachments with ease Browse multiple websites simultaneously in Safari Use iCloud tabs to pick up where you finished browsing on your Mac or iPad Organise your Bookmarks into folders and sync with iCloud Search with Google, Yahoo! or Bing Use the tap+zoom function to magnify small text
Use iCloud to organise your life
Setup iCloud using your Apple ID Sync Contacts, Calendars, Notes and Reminders across your Apple devices Setup Reminder alerts as you arrive home or leave work Email groups of Contacts easily Share Contacts via email or text message Colour code your Calendars Setup repeating events Share a Calendar with family or colleagues Be reminded of birthdays Setup repaeating events for important tasks Use Siri to enter events, reminders or take notes View your events by day, week or month
Take, organise & edit photos
Get the most from your Camera Use the volume key as a shutter Control your flash How to zoom in, focus and lock exposure Take panoramic photos Learn how to share photos via email or text and reduce their size Crop and enhance your photos Delete multiple photos in one go Show your photos as slideshows on your iPhone or your TV wirelessly via Airplay Send your photos automatically to your Mac and iPad using Photostream Create beautiful online journals using iPhoto Further edit and enhance your photos with the iPhoto App Sync favourite photos from your computer via iTunes
Master Find My iPhone & Maps
Setup Find My iPhone to locate a lost iPhone on a map Have the iPhone beep to help locate it around the house Lock a lost an iPhone to protect your data Send the iPhone a message with a contact button Remotely erase the iPhone if it cannot be returned Use turn by turn voice navigation in the car Have your iPhone direct you home using Siri Look up local business or traffic information Use the compass to point the map in the direction you are facing Show where your photos were taken on a map
Playing & buying music
Buy music directly from the iTunes Store on your iPhone Re-download existing purchases Have your purchases download on all your devices automatically Preview new songs Download free Podcasts Sync your music collection from iTunes on a Mac or PC Setup iTunes Match to have all your music with you, all the time Learn how to control your music on the go with playlists, repeat and shuffle Match volume levels with Soundcheck Control your music with headphone remotes Play your music wirelessly with Bluetooth or Airplay speakers
Take, watch & edit video
Shoot high quality video up to 1080p Set a light for filming in the dark Take still shots whilst shooting video Trim and share your video via email, Facebook or YouTube Edit video using the iMovie App Add titles, transitions, music and effects to your videos directly on your iPhone Rent or buy movies or TV shows from the iTunes Store Sync your exisiting movie collection from your computer via iTunes Learn how to convert your DVD collection to iTunes format to play on iPhone, iPod or iPad
Discover Apps & the App Store
How to find the right Apps for your needs How to find screenshots and reviews How to setup your Apple ID with gift vouchers or a debit card Keeping your existing Apps up to date How to automatically have your Apps appear on all your iOS devices Managing In-App Purchases How to use Newsstand for digital magazine and newspaper delivery How to use popular 3rd party apps such as Skype, Facebook, eBay, Amazon Kindle and BBC iPlayer Let us help you find the best apps for your life
Get productive with iWork
Take your office work on the go with you Open Microsoft Office documents on your iPhone Use iCloud to start a document on your Mac and have it appear automatically on your iPhone Write letters or reports with Pages Have your spreadsheets in your pocket with Numbers Give presentations on the go with Keynote