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How to Remove the Shortcuts Menu Bar Icon on Mac

Mar 10, 2022 - Leave a Comment
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If you want to remove the entire Shortcuts menu bar icon, you’ve probably already tried dragging the item out and removing it the typical way, only to find it not disappear. It turns out if you want to remove the Shortcuts menu bar item on MacOS, you’ll need to take a few extra steps. We’ll … Read More

How to Send WhatsApp Message Without Saving Contact on iPhone & iPad

Mar 5, 2022 - Leave a Comment
How to Send WhatsApp Text Without Saving Contact on iPhone & iPad

Have you ever wanted to quickly send a message on WhatsApp to a random phone number that you haven’t added to your contacts? And perhaps you just want to send that text through WhatsApp without adding them to contacts? You’ll be happy to know this is possible, with a bit of a workaround, thanks to … Read More

Run Shortcuts from the Command Line on Mac

Feb 28, 2022 - Leave a Comment

The Mac includes a command line interface to run and interact with Shortcuts app. This could be potentially useful to some macOS users who rely on the Shortcuts app for scripting and automation, and who spend a lot of time in the Terminal The currently available shortcuts command line flags include ‘run’, ‘list’, ‘view’, and … Read More

Workaround for Getting YouTube Picture-in-Picture on iPhone & iPad

Feb 26, 2022 - 1 Comment
How to Use YouTube Picture-in-Picture on iPhone & iPad

Picture-in-Picture video mode is a popular feature that allows you to watch a video in an overlay panel while doing other stuff on your iPhone or iPad. While using Picture in Picture with YouTube should work for most users as expected (even without the YouTube Premium subscription), not everyone can get it working. Fortunately, we’ve … Read More

Save the Original Wordle & Play it Forever, Locally

Feb 6, 2022 - 6 Comments
WORDLE Forever on iPhone

If you were disappointed to find out that WORDLE, the very popular word guessing game, has been sold to The New York Times, and will likely end up behind a pay-wall at some point, plus undergo who knows whatever other changes to fit the NYT style, you can preserve the original WORDLE game for yourself, … Read More

How to Check Charging Time on iPhone & iPad

Dec 14, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Check Charging Time on iPhone & iPad

Have you ever wanted to check how long it’d take for your iPhone or iPad to charge completely? Maybe, you don’t like to frequently check how much your device has charged? Well, this particular iOS shortcut intends to do just that. It’s pretty simple to set up and use on your device.

How to Take Photos on iPhone & iPad with Siri

Oct 6, 2021 - 3 Comments
How to Take Photos on iPhone & iPad with Siri

Did you know that you can use Siri to take a picture instead of pressing the shutter button yourself? This may come in handy when you’re taking group photos and you want everyone in the shot. Apple’s Shortcuts app makes this possible and it’s pretty easy to set up.

How to Convert Video to GIF on iPhone & iPad

Sep 15, 2021 - 8 Comments
How to Convert Video to GIF on iPhone & iPad

We’ve all wanted to turn a part of a video into a GIF at some point to make a meme out of it, create an animated picture, or anything else really. If this is something you still like to do, you’ll be pleased to know that you can now make GIFs from videos on your … Read More

How to Speed Up or Slow Down Any Video in Safari on iPhone / iPad

Jul 19, 2021 - 4 Comments
How to Speed Up or Slow Down Any Video in Safari

Do you want to speed up or slow down video playback on a website where the feature isn’t supported? As long as you use Safari to browse the web on your iPhone or iPad, there’s a nifty Shortcuts workaround that you can use to adjust the video playback speed according to your liking.

How to Convert Burst Photos to GIF on iPhone or iPad

Jul 9, 2021 - 3 Comments
How to Convert Burst Photos to GIF on iPhone

Do you take a lot of burst shots using your iPhone or iPad? How’d you like to convert a bunch of burst images into an animated GIF? You can easily convert these photos to a GIF right on your iOS or ipadOS device without having to install a third-party app from the App Store, thanks … Read More

How to Share a Wi-Fi Password with QR Code from iPhone or iPad

Jul 8, 2021 - 10 Comments
How to Convert Wi-Fi Password Into QR Code on iPhone

Have you ever wanted to share your home or work Wi-Fi with your guests without giving away the network password? You’re certainly not alone in this regard, but we’re pleased to inform you that you can now do just that using your iPhone or iPad, thanks to this neat workaround.

How to Change the Charging Sound on iPhone or iPad

Mar 23, 2021 - 11 Comments
How to Change the Charging Sound on iPhone

Have you ever wished to change the charging sound of your iPhone? You’re certainly not alone in that regard, but we’re pleased to inform you that your wish is finally a reality. That’s right, you can now actually set your iPhone to play a custom sound whenever you connect it to the charger, thanks to … Read More

How to Automatically Change iPhone Wallpaper with Shortcuts

Feb 18, 2021 - 1 Comment
How to Automatically Change iPhone Wallpaper with Shortcuts

Have you ever want to set your iPhone to automatically switch between different wallpapers? You probably already know how to change wallpaper on an iPhone or iPad, but thanks to the built-in Shortcuts app on iOS and iPadOS devices, you can now set up dynamically changing wallpapers within a matter of minutes.

How to Install Third-Party Shortcuts on iPhone & iPad

Jan 28, 2021 - 2 Comments
How to Install Third-Party Shortcuts on iPhone & iPad

Have you been taking advantage of the built-in Shortcuts app on iPhone and iPad to perform automated tasks or customize your home screen with custom app icons? In that case, you may already have an idea regarding how to create custom shortcuts, but you also may might to try out custom shortcuts that other users … Read More

How to Disable Shortcut Banner Notifications on iPhone & iPad

Jan 17, 2021 - 5 Comments
How to Disable Shortcut Banner Notifications on iPhone & iPad

If you use the built-in Shortcuts app to perform automated tasks on your iPhone or iPad, you may have noticed how you get a banner-style notification every time a shortcut is executed. Some users may want to disable these notifications, especially if it’s a feature that they frequently use.

How to Organize Shortcuts in Folders on iPhone & iPad

Jan 11, 2021 - Leave a Comment
How to Organize Shortcuts in Folders on iPhone

Do you use the built-in Shortcuts app on your iPhone to launch apps, run automated tasks, change app icons, and perform various other actions? In that case, you may be interested in organizing all of your shortcuts into folders within the app, especially if you’ve created many of them.

How to Change App Icons in iOS 14 with Shortcuts

Oct 27, 2020 - 3 Comments
How to Change App Icons in iOS 14 with Shortcuts

Did you know that you can set a custom icon for any app that you want to launch on your iOS or iPadOS device? Thanks to the Shortcuts app that comes preinstalled on iOS and iPadOS devices, you can actually use any image as an app icon. This lets you effectively change icons of apps … Read More

How to Add Chrome Bookmarks to iPhone & iPad Homescreen

Oct 26, 2020 - 12 Comments
How to Add Chrome Bookmarks to iPhone & iPad Homescreen

Do you use Google Chrome instead of Safari as your preferred web browser on your iOS device? Perhaps you have even set Chrome as the default browser on your iPhone or iPad. In that case, you might be interested in learning how you can add Chrome bookmarks to your iPhone or iPad home screen.

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