Posts Tagged ‘iOS’

iOS7 – How to find Spotlight search?

September 20th, 2013 by shaikhzaid under iPhone

How to find Spotlight search to search apps & contents on iOS7?

  1. From any Home screen page of your iOS device, drag your finger down anywhere on the Home screen (do not drag from the top of the screen as it will open notification centre).
  2. Spotlight search will appear and you can search for apps, texts, or any other content you’d like just as you did on previous versions of iOS.
  3. To include exclude applications in spotlight search go to Settings -> General -> Spotlight Search.


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How to Upgrade iOS – iPhone, iPad

July 6th, 2012 by shaikhzaid under iOS, iPad, iPhone, iPhone4s, Upgrade

When it comes to upgrading Operating System on your iPhone or iPad, there are two different approaches you can choose from.

1. Update preserving the baseband

2. Upgrade baseband as well

All the jailbroken and unlocked iOS devices should not upgrade their baseband as that may loose the unlock and jailbreak as well. This could be very frustrating as after upgrade you may not be able to unlock your iOS device again. Please check the status of “unlock” before you upgrade to that version.

The first approach is tricky and there are so many utilities out on the internet to preserve your baseband while they upgrade your iOS device. Tinyumbrella and GreenPoison are one of them.

However, if you want a genuine upgrade from Apple; . To provide a custom IPSW to upgrade with press and hold down the shift key while clicking on the Upgrade button.