Backlight & display: Apple iPhone 5s

    Learn how to customize the display and adjust the backlight on the Apple iPhone 5s.

     

     

     

    Backlight: Change brightness

    1. From any screen, slide your finger up from the bottom of the screen to open the Control Center.
      • If a small arrow appears, slide your finger up again.
    2. Touch and drag the Slider to manually adjust screen brightness.

     

    Backlight: Timeout

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap General.
    3. Tap Auto-Lock.
    4. Choose from the following options:
      • 1 Minute
      • 2 Minute
      • 3 Minute
      • 4 Minute
      • 5 Minute

     

    Folder: Add

    1. Tap and hold one of the icons you want to put in a folder until the icons jiggle.
    2. Once the Home screen icons jiggle, drag one of the icons you want to insert into a folder onto another icon you want to include in the folder.
    3. If desired, tap the text area to edit the name of the folder.
    4. Press the Home key when finished.

     

    Widget or Shortcut: Delete

    1. Touch and hold the item you want to delete until the icon jiggles.
    2. Tap the X at the top right of the icon.
    3. Confirm deletion.
    4. Remove your finger.

     

    Wallpaper: Home screen

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap Wallpaper.
    3. Tap the image of the Lock or Home screen.
    4. Select the image to use.
    5. Tap Set.
    6. Select desired option:
      • Set Lock Screen
      • Set Home Screen
      • Set Both
    7. Press the home button at the bottom center of the device.

     

    Wallpaper: Lock screen

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap Wallpaper.
    3. Tap the image of the Lock or Home screen.
    4. Select the image to use.
    5. Tap Set.
    6. Select desired option:
      • Set Lock Screen
      • Set Home Screen
      • Set Both
    7. Press the home button at the bottom center of the device.