How to Text Message a Web Page Link on the iPhone 5

One of the greatest things about a smartphone is the ability to perform various tasks from a mobile device, such as your iPhone 5. So if you want to check a Web page, send an email or create a text message, all of the capabilities exist on one device. Plus most of these things can […]

How to Start Playing a Video Where You Left Off on the iPhone 5

There are a number of different applications that can stream videos on your iPhone 5, such as Netflix, Hulu or Vudu, but there is also a default Videos app that you can use to play videos that are store locally on the device. This is where you go to play videos that you have purchased […]

How to Increase Text Size in Notes on the iPhone 5

While the screen on the iPhone 5 is very crisp and clear, it can be difficult for older eyes, or for people with less than 20/20 vision. But don’t let this factor deter you from purchasing or using an iPhone 5, because it is possible to increase the text size in various apps on the […]

How to Do a Screenshot on the iPhone 5 and Send It as a Picture Message

Last updated: January 23, 2017 There are many reasons that you might need to know how to screenshot on the iPhone 5. The regular camera app is great for capturing things happening off the device, but communication can be much more effective in regard to what is happening on the device if you and your […]

Set a Contact as a Favorite on the iPhone 5

There are several different ways to place a call or email someone from your iPhone 5, but one of the most common methods is to simply locate a person in your Contacts list, then choose to call or email them. However, this can be a bit of a hassle if you have a lot of […]

Set a Ringtone for a Contact on the iPhone 5

Your iPhone 5 gives you many options for customizing the data that you keep on your phone. One way that you can do this is by customizing individual contact settings to let you know when someone is calling you, even if you cannot see your phone to identify the caller. We have previously showed you […]

How to Add a Picture to an iPhone 5 Contact

Your iPhone 5 Contacts application has a number of different fields and options that you can configure with information about that contact. Typically you would enter their phone number, address or email contact information, but you also have the ability to add a picture to that contact. This provides you with the opportunity to have […]

How to Edit an Alarm on the iPhone 5

Due to the fact that many people keep their iPhone 5 near them while they are asleep, and charge them in their rooms at night, it makes sense to use it as an alarm clock. This is even more helpful if you travel frequently and need to ensure that you are still waking up on […]

How to Stop Displaying a Black Box Around Icons on the iPhone 5

There are a number of different options and configurations that you can apply to your iPhone 5, but most of them do not have a drastic effect on how the iPhone behaves or how you interact with the device. But there is one setting, called VoiceOver, that change a lot about the phone. This setting […]

How to Use the iPhone 5 as a Timer

Last updated: February 14, 2017 Learning how to use the timer on the iPhone can provide you with some additional ways to use the device. A timer has a number of different applications, and the ease with which it can be used on your iPhone makes it far less tedious than physical timers that are often […]