How To Set Up And Configure All The New Features In iOS 5

How To Set Up And Configure All The New Features In iOS 5

iOS 5 is out and there are plenty of new features, some of which require a little bit of set up. We’ll walk you through the entire process so you’re up and running in just a few minutes. Click on the feature you want to set up for a video walkthrough and written instructions as well.

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How to Set Up iCloud in iOS 5

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How to Configure Notification Center in iOS 5

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Everything You Need to Know About iOS 5 in Seven Minutes

If you want to learn about absolutely everything in iOS 5, we’ve got a quick little video and screenshot tour that runs down all the new features and how they work in a quickly digestible format. More »


  • You guys might want to do a How to make custom SMS/Message tones in iOS5 (yes, another little gem!)

    So far, making very short Ringtone files in iTunes has worked perfectly for me. Using a Mac I just do the mp3 > garageband > share … as ringtone in iTunes.

    Love the guide to iOS5!

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