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About Ios 11 Updates

With the introduction of iOS 7, double-clicking the home button also activates the application switcher. In iOS 4.0 to iOS 6.x, double-clicking the home button activates the application switcher. A scrollable dock-style interface appears from the bottom, moving the contents of the screen up. To the far left are icons which function as music controls, a rotation lock, and on iOS 4.2 and above, a volume controller. The camera application used a skeuomorphic closing camera shutter animation prior to iOS 7.


The Home app groups accessories by room, so you can easily control devices in any part of your house with a tap or a click. You can even tell Siri things like “Turn off my bedroom lights” or “Start heating the upstairs”. You can press an icon to perform more complex tasks like dimming the lights or adjusting the thermostat. And you can add your AirPlay 2–enabled TV1 to the Home app and control it like any other accessory — turn it on and off, change the volume and switch inputs.

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IPad has Camera control on the lock screen, like the prior version on iPhone and iPod Touch. Flashlight (device-specific features that come with physical camera) toggle button. When setting up an iOS device for the first time with iCloud, it will now ask the user to confirm the Apple ID password for FaceTime and iMessages.

Mono Audio, if users hearing is limited in one ear, routes both right- and left-channel audio into both earbuds, so both channels can be heard in either ear. New APIs in the Maps application allow developers to build it into software. Photos options menu changed .Can now delete multiple photos at once. Will be displayed in the Contacts list and iTunes, and possibly used for MMS identification. StocksLandscape mode that enabled viewing detailed price and change information by dragging one or two fingers across the full-screen chart. Can also be enabled in all other countries using apps from the App Store.

  • Fixed an issue where some users were unable to log into Find My iPhone.
  • Grid view shows people on your FaceTime call in tiles of the same size, so you can have better conversations with a large group.
  • QuickPath supports English, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, German, French, Italian, and Portuguese.
  • Dolby Digital PlusAdds support for playing video encoded with Dolby Digital Plus audio streams.
  • Apple announced iOS 6 on June 11, 2012, at its annual Apple Worldwide Developers Conference event, and it was released to the public on September 19, 2012, alongside the iPhone 5, iPod Touch , and iPad .

When Google released its maps app for in December 2012, the iOS version surpassed the version available for Android in terms of features, design and ease of use. Apple’s own mapping app, which is bundled with every iOS device, was widely panned when it was launched with iOS 6. Google Hangouts on Android can also be used for video chat, allowing users to chat over either 3G or Wi-Fi.

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Apple has released iOS 14.4.1, a fairly small update for iPhone. There’s a new version of iOS 15 on the block as Apple has just released iOS 15.5. Apple’s Health app can now share data with friends, family and carers, allowing users to share specific information such as activity and heart rate.

Fixes an issue where distortion could be caused in Live Photos and videos captured on the iPhone X. Bug FixesFixes an issue where a rapid drop in temperature caused problems with the touch screen of the iPhone X. Fixes an issue where data could not be moved between managed apps in enterprise environments. Other FixesFixes an issue where already cleared notifications sent from the Mail app could reappear on the Lock Screen. Fixes an issue where touch was not working properly due to the displays not being replaced with genuine Apple displays.

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These re-issued builds helped correct the issue after the prior builds were withdrawn. Dolby Digital PlusAdds support for playing video encoded with Dolby Digital Plus audio streams. Fixed an issue where WebApps saved to the home screen would not respect the apple-mobile-web-app-status-bar-style meta tag. Improved functionality for Switch Control users when using 3D Touch. Fixed an issue on Cyrillic keyboards where caps lock would be enabled when typing in URL or email fields. Improved punctuation input on the 10-key Chinese keyboards with new expanded view of punctuation symbols and better predictions.

Instructions to unlock the device are available from Apple, but it is ultimately the sole discretion of the carrier to authorize the device to be unlocked. This allows the use of a carrier-sourced iPhone on other networks. Modern versions of iOS and the iPhone fully support LTE across multiple carriers despite where the phone was originally purchased from.