How to Disable FaceTime Live Photos on an iPhone 7

The FaceTime video calling capability of your iPhone is a great way to have a video chat with someone else. The addition of video to a phone call can serve a number of different purposes, and is a great way to see someone that you may not be able to see in person very often. […]

How to Set Your TV Provider on an iPhone 7

The TV app on your iPhone provides a centralized place where you can manage and view the streaming options that you have on your device. One part of setting this up to be as effective as possible includes selecting your current TV provider. This lets the TV app show you all of the apps that […]

How to Turn Off Camera and Microphone Access in Safari on an iPhone 7

The apps on your iPhone generally exist separately from one another. If an app needs another app to function, such as a social media picture-sharing site that needs access to your camera, then that app will request that access when you install it, or when you try and use that feature. But some of the […]

How to Hide Notifications on the Lock Screen on an iPhone 7

The notifications that you receive from your apps are meant to let you know when there is something new in the app that requires your attention. Sometimes this may be something generic like an announcement or a nag to tell you to use the app again, but other times it may contain important information. Occasionally […]

How to Disable the Option to Send Money Through Messages on an iPhone

Person-to-person payment apps like Venmo have become very popular as a way to send money to friends. More and more companies are offering their own solutions for this type of service, and your iPhone using the iOS 11 operating system has one built in now as well. This feature is part of Apple Pay, and […]

How to Remove the Flashlight from the Control Center on an iPhone 7

The flashlight utility that it is accessible from the Control Center when you swipe up from the bottom of your screen is something that I use more often than I would have thought. But if you find that you don’t have a need for the flashlight, and that you only ever turn it on by […]

How to Add a Low Power Mode Shortcut in iOS 11

Low Power Mode was something that Apple introduced several versions of iOS ago that gave you a way to quickly change the settings on your device in an effort to conserve your battery life by disabling some of the more unnecessary features on your iPhone that were draining your battery. This feature became quite popular, […]

How to Stop Collapsing Read Emails in Threads on an iPhone 7

Email threading on devices like an iPhone can make it easier for you to read all of the different information that is applicable to a particular topic. An email thread consists of all of the messages that are part of a particular email chain, and viewing them with threading makes it easier for you to […]

How to Automatically Enable Do Not Disturb While Driving on an iPhone 7

Texting and talking on the phone while driving are a couple of the most dangerous activities that people can engage in when they are behind the wheel. But your phone giving off a notification can be distracting, too, even if you don’t intend to act upon that activation until you have finished driving. If you […]

How to Enable Screen Recording on an iPhone 7

You have long been able to take screenshots on an iPhone by pressing the Power button and the Home button at the same time. This is a great way to share images of your screen with others, and it is something that I have been using on this site for a while for my iPhone […]