You may be clueless about what an iphone can do if you have only recently purchased one. Don’t let your iphone intimidate you. Instead, read the following article so that you can learn how to unlock the full power of your iphone.

You can now set location-based reminders through Siri. You can tell Siri to remind you to do something at a specific time. But you can also ask Siri to remind you when you get home. The phone will automatically know you are at the destination and give you the reminder. That way, if you have no idea when you will reach home, you are still going to have a reminder.

A lot of people with iPhones use Safari or Mail a lot without knowing how to save pictures from those. It is simply a matter of pressing down on the desired picture for a moment. A box pops up with the save option.

You can use the cord of your headphones to take an iphone photo. To begin, frame the picture you would like to take. When you are ready to take the photograph, press on the cord’s button. Doing this will take a picture. To save, do as you would normally do.

If you need a quick calculation done, make fast use of your iPhone’s calculator function, which can be found under the utilities section. When holding the phone upright it is a regular calculator, but by tilting it sideways you will get a scientific calculator.

You are able to take a steady photo easily enough on your iphone. Your headphone’s volume controls can be used for taking photos. Just get your camera set up how you would like it to be for the image. Once you have your shot set, press a cord button.

If your iphone freezes up, do not be alarmed. Use the Sleep/Wake button as the first remedy. If that does not solve the problem, select the sleep/wake and home buttons together. This will prompt you through a hard reset of your phone involving the power tab, but it will bring it back up after a few moments.

If you are irritated by Siri’s mechanized voice, there are other options available. First, find Siri in your phone’s General Settings section. Then you can adjust Siri’s language to French, German or English. Her accent can also be set to a British or Australian accent. The British Siri has a male voice, even.

If you run out of time when typing up an email, hit cancel. The device will ask whether you wish to save a draft of the message. If you select yes, you will have access to the email in your drafts folder at a later time.

You can capture a screenshot quickly and easily with your iphone. It is simple; press power and home at the same time. (Do this quickly; if you hold them too long, you will get other effects you do not want.) That takes a snapshot of the current display and automatically sends the picture to the Images application.

If you want to save any message for the future, tap cancel while working on it. The mail option will appear and will ask if you want to Save or Don’t Save, or if you want to cancel. When you choose Save, the message goes to Drafts. If there is not a drafts folder already created, the phone will create one for you.

One of the great features on the iphone is the comprehensive dictionary that has been preloaded. This reference tool is available to you in most, if not all, apps. The only action you must take is tapping and holding on the word in question and then choosing the Define choice from the appearing list.

Now you should have a firm understanding of the many possibilities that your iphone affords you. After you get the hang of it, the iphone is likely to change your entire way of living. Just use the tips and tricks you have read here to make your iphone work for you.