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Daily Tip: How to activate AssistiveTouch to overcome hardware button problems on iPhone, iPad

Daily Tip: How to activate AssistiveTouch to overcome hardware button problems on iPhone, iPad

George Lim 21

Curious how to enable iOS 5's Assistive Touch accessibility feature? Whether you have trouble using the physical controls on your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad, or the controls themselves have simply stopped working properly, Assistive Touch can give you a great, software-based alternative. Launch the Settings app. Tap General. Tap Accessibility. Scroll all the way down and tap...

iOS 5.1 beta removes access to system settings shortcuts from your home screen

iOS 5.1 beta removes access to system settings shortcuts from your home screen

chrisoldroyd 55

iOS 5.1 beta was released earlier this week and it appears to block access to system settings shortcuts that you may have added to your home screen. Systems settings have been making quite a stir recently when it was discovered that you could access individual settings using a URL type web address.  The web address could then be saved as a favorite with a fancy icon on your home screen...