Today’s Tip: How to Change Your Calendar View

Photo provided by Pexels This photo doesn’t really represent anything in the post. Except that I’ve used both and couldn’t have imagined where we would be today with using a phone! Who knew? How to change your iPhone calendar view in 5 seconds. Follow these easy steps listed in the photo. See that was easy! …

AppleCare+ Buy Up to One Year Later

Apple has now increased the length of time you can purchase AppleCare+ for your devices. Previously, you could purchase AppleCare+ up to 60 days after purchase. Now you can purchase it up to one year later for hardware. This applies to customers in the US and Canada at this time. I have always purchased AppleCare+ …

PSA: Keep Your Pets Safe this 4th Of July!

Good reminders to start now. 😊 I’ve volunteered in two rescues and this is the highest time for intake of lost dogs. Know your county’s rules around what can happen if your dog is lost. In my county, dogs NOT wearing a license can be adopted out, sent to a rescue, or euthanized! Even with …

Tip Using Siri

Re-post of 2019 Favorite Below is a link with a couple mini screen recordings showing you a few tips on using Siri.  Also in the post is a link to Apple which has been updated since 2019.  Enjoy! New Tip Using Siri

iOS Update Major Issue

Photo by Pexels iOS update 13.5.1 that has security fixes, also has been reported to have display errors. You can check out the article here from Forbes. iOS 13.5.1 Update Issues You can turn off automatic updates in Settings or don’t charge your phone during the night. This is the only way I’ve been able …

Website Changes

Photo by Pexels For those who have been following my blog for a couple years, you may notice a few changes. I have converted my blog back to a free WordPress site. Now you will see mobilemomtechrescue.wordpress.com in my emails. You may need to save again as a favorite. If you notice any glitches in …

Tip on Finding Tips App on Your Device

Photo by Pexels How To Find Tips App The Tips App is automatically loaded on Apple devices. If you have an iPad, you’ll see tips for that device as well as other devices connected to the iPad. For example, Apple Pencil would be connected to your iPad and tips would show up for that device. …

Air Pods Easy Tip to Use While Working From Home

Photo from Pexels Working From Home With many working from home now, including myself, I’ve found this tip very helpful. I’m currently working from my dining room table. My college age son is home also. He connects his Air Pods to the Apple TV and can watch his show while I’m on a conference call. …

Easy Tip Using iPhone While Wearing a Mask

Photo by Pexels iPhone tip while wearing a mask, especially at the grocery store. I’m trying to look at my list/Kroger app and need to enter the passcode each time. Go to Settings, Display & Brightness, scroll down to Auto-Lock and tap to open, tap Never. This sets the phone to never lock, so be …

Reblog —Tip for Easy Text Replacement

How to use Text Replacement to never type your Email Address again Typing your email is something that takes a lot of time to do, even if you don’t do it that often. But if you do type out your email often it can get…How to use Text Replacement to never type your Email Address …

Apple iPhone Folders

How to Put Apps in Folders Quick tip about adding apps together to create a folder. This tip works for both iPhone, iPad, and iPod. You can also put the folder in your dock so you can have more than 4 apps in the dock. I’ve included a screen recording that will help to follow …

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Apple Safety Features Using iPhone and Apple Watch

Photo by Pexels How to Use Safety Features There are multiple ways to use your iPhone or Apple Watch to call/notify emergency services. Review the information in the link to see what options you have and how to use them on your device. Also, highly recommend using the Medical ID feature on your iPhone so …

Apple ID Support

Photo by Pexels Apple ID Have you ever forgotten your Apple ID login? Check out this post and learn what to do if you forgot your Apple ID or password. The first screenshot shows the link “Go to your Apple ID account page”. Click the Apple Support Link below to create/change your Apple ID. This …

Apple Pay

Photo by Pexles Using Apple Pay With many of us making a lot more online purchases, security is even more of a concern. Apple Pay is a very secure process. When you swipe any credit or debit card that is attached to your Wallet app, the transaction does not use your card number. It’s processed …

$200 off: How to preorder Apple’s new iPhone SE for just $199

Apple’s upcoming 2nd-generation iPhone SE is available for preorder from several online retailers for the retail price of $399, however a $199 iPhone…$200 off: How to preorder Apple’s new iPhone SE for just $199Here’s a quick deal I’m reblogging from MacDailyNews.com that posted today. Check out this $200 savings by 4/24/2020 and make sure to …

Update on Cleaning Your Apple Devices

How to Clean Your Devices Cleaning your iPhone is essential! If you google how dirty is my iPhone, the information is overwhelmingly clear YES your phone is dirty. Apple has updated their support page on cleaning devices. I’ve included the link here today. Make sure to read it and then RUN and clean your phone! …

Back to Blogging Again!

Blogging AgainHello! I’m back to posting on my blog again and redirecting my focus too. I’ll pick a topic, give you an introduction, and then provide a link to Apple’s website for directions.  I’d love your ideas too! Leave a comment or ask a question if you have a topic that interest you! First Topic: …

Blogging Break

With lots of scheduling changes and rethinking how best to use this site, I wanted to share that I'm taking a "blogging break" from my Apple tips blog. Another factor in making this decision, Apple has had so many updates recently, which is making it even more difficult to keep up with posting accurate information. …

Older Devices Update by Midnight Saturday 11/2/19

Here's a short article on updating older devices. Please see the list in the article to know if your device is included. Update Older Devices ASAP Thanks for stopping by 👩🏻‍💻