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.

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Podcast by AppleVis on Sunday, July 19, 2020

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.

Podcast by AppleVis on Wednesday, January 16, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to customize keyboard shortcuts in iOS.

Podcast by AppleVis on Monday, September 16, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville discusses and explores how in iOS 13 users have the capability to customize VoiceOver gestures.

Podcast by AppleVis on Tuesday, September 17, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville discusses and explores how in iOS 13 users have the capability to customize the haptic feedback given when performing VoiceOver gestures.

Podcast by AppleVis on Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Are you getting strange Airdrop request from people you don't know? Don't use Airdrop? Follow along with Thomas Domville as he discusses how to disable Airdrop on your iPhone in iOS. Make sure that your Airdrop is configured to your liking.

Podcast by AppleVis on Thursday, August 13, 2020

In this podcast, Tyler shows us how to disable Raise to Wake on an iPhone; explaining why as a VoiceOver user you might wish to.

Podcast by AppleVis on Saturday, May 23, 2020

Be sure to listen in as Thomas Domville shows us how to enable caption panel for VoiceOver in iOS and why you would want to do that.

Podcast by AppleVis on Sunday, April 21, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to enable Reader View in Safari automatically for iOS.

Podcast by AppleVis on Wednesday, September 15, 2021

In this podcast from his series looking at some of what's new and notable in iOS 15, Thomas Domville Shows us the improved image description capabilities for VoiceOver users.

Here’s how Apple describes this feature:

Building on recent updates that brought Image Descriptions to VoiceOver, users can now explore even more details about the people, text, table data, and other objects within images. Users can navigate a photo of a receipt like a table: by row and column, complete with table headers. VoiceOver can also describe a person’s position along with other objects within images — so people can relive memories in detail, and with Markup, users can add their own image descriptions to personalize family photos.

Podcast by AppleVis on Wednesday, January 2, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to forward a SMS or iMessage text in iOS.

Podcast by AppleVis on Thursday, March 14, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to hide alert for group texts in iOS.

Podcast by AppleVis on Saturday, July 27, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to send and receive phone calls with your iPad.

Podcast by AppleVis on Monday, September 16, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville discusses and explores some of the changes made to the App Store in iOS 13, in particular the new location to manually update apps.

Podcast by AppleVis on Sunday, March 8, 2020

Are you getting tired of seeing spam mail in your email inbox? In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to mark email as junk in Apple Mail on iOS.

Podcast by AppleVis on Tuesday, September 24, 2019

In this podcast, Dave Nason shows us how to multitask in iPad OS 13.

Podcast by AppleVis on Monday, March 23, 2020

In this podcast Thomas Domville shows us how to name a group conversation in Messages for iOS.

Podcast by AppleVis on Tuesday, November 20, 2018

In this podcast, Chris Wright shows us how to quickly restart an iOS device with the Assistive Touch Accessibility feature.

Podcast by AppleVis on Friday, May 10, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville shows us how to send and recieve SMS text messages for iPad in iOS.

Podcast by AppleVis on Thursday, September 19, 2019

In this podcast, Thomas Domville introduces us to “silence unknown callers”, a new feature in iOS 13 that helps you block unwanted calls without having to block callers one by one.

With this feature enabled, unknown callers will automatically be sent to voicemail, meaning that robocalls, spam calls, and other unwanted distractions will no longer be able to bother you.

Podcast by AppleVis on Thursday, September 17, 2020

In this podcast, Thomas Domville introduces us to the new option available in iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 that allows you to set a default web browser and email app that launch when you click a link or want to compose a new mail message.