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Getting Started With iOS and iPadOS
Listed below is a selection of posts from across the AppleVis website which have been especially selected to help you setup and get to know your first iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.Displaying 21 - 40 of 120
In this podcast, Steve Sawczyn discusses the Direct Touch Typing input mode first introduced in iOS 8 and shows how it works with VoiceOver.
In this podcast, Dave Nason explores the new gestures and changed button functions on the iPhone X.
In this post I explain the importance of reporting accessibility-related bugs to Apple; and make a few suggestions for the best way to do so.
AppleVis is a great platform for talking about VoiceOver, braille, and low vision bugs - to confirm with others that what you are experiencing is actually a bug; to seek and share workarounds; or to simply vent the occasional frustration - but we also need to make sure that the Accessibility Team at Apple is aware of each and every bug so that they can fix them in a future software update.
In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us the new ability in iOS 14 to quickly and easily move back through menu levels by performing a long-press on the Back button.
Essentially, this functionality is similar to back button history menus that you are probably familiar with from your desktop web browser.
If you receive or initiate a phone call or text message, from a number that isn't in your iPhone Contacts, you may want to add that information to an existing contact or create a new contact.
In this podcast Thomas Domville shows us how to add nicknames to Contacts on iOS.
In this podcast, Thomas Domville explores some of the new features and options for widgets in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14. These include:
In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to allow your Medical ID information to be sent automatically to emergency services, via a secure third-party service, when you call or text 911 or use Emergency SOS from your iPhone or Apple Watch (U.S. only; iOS 13.5 or later required; watchOS 6.2.5 or later required if Apple Watch is connected to Wi-Fi or a cellular network without your iPhone nearby).
Listen in as Thomas Domville shows us how to change Safari's default search engine in iOS.
Did you know that you can change to other voices for Siri? In this podcast Thomas Domville shows us how to change Siri voice on iOS.
In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to check a battery status of all of your iPhone bluetooth accessories.
In this podcast, Thomas Domville explores the battery health features of iOS 13, in particular the new “Optimized Battery Charging” feature which is designed to extend the total battery life of your iOS device.
In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to check the various weather information with Siri in iOS.
The various Siri commands used in this podcast:
get current weather
"What's the weather going to be like today?"
Get a weekly weather
"What is the forecast for the next week?"
"What is the forecast for this weekend?"
Get the Current Temperature
"What is the current temperature?"
"What is the Perceived Temperature"
Get the Current Conditions
"What is the Current Weather Condition?"
"Do I need an umbrella?"
check sunset and sunrise
"What time is sunrise tomorrow?"
"What time is sunset tonight?"
Get the Humidity Index
"What is the humidity Index?"
Get the Wind Speed
"What is the current wind Speed?"
In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us How to control the various volume levels in iOS.
In this podcast, Thomas Domville discusses and explores how in iOS 13 users have the capability to create custom VoiceOver configurations for different tasks. For example, having a Different VoiceOver voice, speaking rate, and verbosity level for when using a specific app.
Don't want new iOS updates to be installed or downloaded automatically? Take back your power to say no to the updates. Listen as Thomas Domville shows us how to customize iOS automatic updates.
In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to customize keyboard shortcuts in iOS.
In this podcast, Thomas Domville discusses and explores how in iOS 13 users have the capability to customize VoiceOver gestures.