Apple iPhone 5s (iOS8)




First use

Inserting a SIM into my mobile phone
Activating my mobile phone
Activating an Apple ID on my mobile phone
Turning my mobile phone on and off
Charging the battery for my mobile phone

Using my mobile phone

Guide to keys and sockets on my mobile phone
Writing text on my mobile phone

List of display icons



Want to know more about the keys and sockets on your mobile phone? Follow these easy instructions.


Battery
  • The battery icon shows the remaining battery power. The bigger the coloured section of the icon, the more power.
  • Further information:
  • Charge the battery

Battery charging
  • The battery charging icon shows the battery is charging.
  • Further information:
  • Charge the battery

Network mode
  • The network mode icon shows which network mode your mobile phone is connected to. Your mobile phone automatically switches between the available network modes.
  • Further information:
  • Select network mode

Signal strength
  • The signal strength icon shows the strength of the network signal at your location. The more lines, the stronger the signal.
  • Further information:
  • Select network

Flight mode

Call divert

Alarm
  • The alarm icon shows the alarm is set.
  • Further information:
  • Set alarm

Do Not Disturb

Bluetooth

Wi-Fi
  • The Wi-Fi icon shows your mobile phone is connected to a Wi-Fi network.
  • Further information:
  • Connect to a Wi-Fi network

*Please refer to the Apple website for more information or further support.*

Ending active applications on my mobile phone
Turning the screen lock on my mobile phone on or off
Restarting my mobile phone

Display settings

Choosing a language for my mobile phone
Setting date and time for my mobile phone
Personalising the phone display for my mobile phone
Setting the display brightness for my mobile phone
Using notifications on my mobile phone (Notification Center)

Security codes

Turning my mobile phone PIN on or off
Changing my mobile phone PIN
Turning use of phone lock code on my mobile phone on or off
Changing the phone lock code for my mobile phone
Using Touch ID on my mobile phone

Software update

Updating the software on my mobile phone
Restoring factory default settings on my mobile phone
Checking the software version for my mobile phone
Backing up the phone memory on my mobile phone

Sound settings

Choosing a ringtone for my mobile phone
Choosing a message tone for my mobile phone
Turning silent mode on my mobile phone on or off
Turning vibration on my mobile phone on or off
Setting the ring volume for my mobile phone

Voice commands

Selecting settings for voice control on my mobile phone (Siri)
Using voice control on my mobile phone (Siri)

Network

Choosing a network for my mobile phone
Turning flight mode on my mobile phone on or off
Choosing network mode for my mobile phone

Making calls

Suppressing calls and notifications (Do Not Disturb)
Making a video call on my mobile phone (FaceTime)
Making a call with my mobile phone
Answering a call on my mobile phone
Making a call with hidden caller identification
Turning call waiting on my mobile phone on or off
Using call waiting on my mobile phone
Turning caller identification on my mobile phone on or off
Diverting calls to another number

Contacts

Importing contacts from my SIM to my mobile phone
Creating a contact for my mobile phone
Copying contacts from social network sites and email accounts
Merging identical contacts on my mobile phone

Voicemail

Diverting calls to my voicemail
Calling my voicemail
Cancelling all diverts on my mobile phone

SMS

Setting up my mobile phone for SMS
Writing and sending SMS
Reading SMS

MMS

Setting up my mobile phone for MMS
Writing and sending MMS
Reading MMS

Email

Setting up my mobile phone for email
Setting up my mobile phone for Exchange email
Deleting an email configuration on my mobile phone
Writing and sending email
Reading email
Choosing a default email account for my mobile phone

iMessages

Setting up my mobile phone for iMessaging
Writing and sending iMessage
Reading iMessage

Internet

Setting up my mobile phone for internet
Using my internet browser
Clearing browser data on my mobile phone

Apps

Installing and using apps from App Store
Uninstalling apps on my mobile phone
Turning automatic update of apps on my mobile phone on or off

Camera, pictures and video clips

Sharing pictures or video clips using iCloud Photo Sharing
Using my mobile phone camera
Using the video recorder on my mobile phone
Viewing pictures and video clips on my mobile phone
Sending pictures or video clips from my mobile phone
Uploading pictures or video clips to social network sites
Sharing pictures or video clips using AirDrop

Music

Using the music player on my mobile phone

GPS, maps and navigation

Using map functions in Maps
Turning GPS on my mobile phone on or off
Using GPS navigation in Maps

Health

Entering and using health information on my mobile phone (Health)

Organiser

Creating a calendar appointment on my mobile phone
Setting an alarm on my mobile phone
Creating a note on my mobile phone
Creating a reminder on my mobile phone

Wi-Fi

Connecting my mobile phone to Wi-Fi network
Setting up and using my mobile phone as a personal Hotspot
Turning Wi-Fi on my mobile phone on or off

Bluetooth

Turning Bluetooth on my mobile phone on or off
Pairing a Bluetooth device with my mobile phone

Data usage

Turning data roaming on my mobile phone on or off
Turning mobile data on my mobile phone on or off
Checking data usage on my mobile phone

Connecting mobile phone and computer

Transferring files between a computer and my mobile phone
Using tethering on my mobile phone

Synchronisation (iCloud)

Using synchronisation on my mobile phone (iCloud)

Facebook

Installing Facebook on my mobile phone
Using Facebook on my mobile phone

Twitter

Installing Twitter on my mobile phone
Using Twitter on my mobile phone

YouTube

Installing YouTube on my mobile phone
Using YouTube on my mobile phone

Google Maps

Installing Google Maps on my mobile phone
Using Google Maps on my mobile phone

Gmail

Installing Gmail on my mobile phone
Using Gmail on my mobile phone