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Apple iPhone X: how tos and tips. Get them here

by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / January 5, 2018 4:33 PM PST


There are a lot of great CNET How To articles on Apple's iPhone X and I figured I'd post them here for you as a quick and easy way to access them.

Hope these are helpful for you.
Cheers,
-Lee

Info for people who do not own an iPhone X

iPhone X: Absolutely everything you need to know
We've lived with the iPhone X and we've learned a lot. It's all right here.

Here's what you need to know about animoji
Like it or not, animojis are a hit.


General Tips

10 tips and tricks for your new iPhone X
After unboxing that shiny new iPhone X, try these tips to learn the ropes and get the most out of your new phone.


Video: 9 iPhone X tips and tricks
Your new iPhone X is a bit different from other iPhones. Here are some tips and tricks to help you get started.

4 ways to protect your iPhone X
It's VERY expensive to get Apple's new phone repaired. Here's how to minimize your risk of damage in the first place -- and get cheaper insurance.

The 9 biggest iPhone X annoyances and how to fix them
New iPhone, new problems. Here are solutions to some of the worst ones.


Face ID

iPhone X: How to set up Face ID
Having your face scanned by a phone isn't as creepy — or complicated — as it sounds.

Having trouble with Face ID and sunglasses? Try this
Face ID is designed to work with sunglasses, but it's not perfect.

Camera & Video

How to get insane action shots on an iPhone X
We show you how to take brilliant action and sports photos with your new phone.

How to take a screenshot on the iPhone X
Without a home button, there's bound to be a few new things to learn. Taking a screenshot is one such thing.

How I shot a rock concert on the iPhone X
Armed only with my iPhone X, I tried my hand at shooting a live Don Broco rock show.


Settings & Controls

iPhone X: How to survive with no home button
The iPhone X doesn't have a home button. But you can still do everything you're used to. Here's how.

Disable hidden notification previews on your iPhone X
Hiding notification content unless you're looking at the phone is a privacy feature. Read this if you don't like it.

iPhone X: How to disable auto-brightness
Hidden deep in the Settings app is the option to turn off auto-brightness.

How to force close apps on the iPhone X
The process is similar to previous iOS devices, with a minor change.

iPhone X: How to view your battery percentage
Well, this is frustrating. There's no longer an option to constantly display battery percentage on the iPhone X thanks to the notch. There is, however, a quick way to sneak a peek.

Post was last edited on January 5, 2018 5:26 PM PST

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