Issues with Ios7

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by boblinfoto, Sep 19, 2013.

  1. boblinfoto

    boblinfoto New Member

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    I downloaded the new operating system expecting it to be SOOOOOO much better than what I had. NOT! The type on the keyboard is skinnier and more difficult to read and not adjustable. Before with Ios6, when I wanted to delete email, I could just sweep it away. No more. You have to Edit first, highlight what you want to delete, and then delete it. The time on the lock screen is cut in half by the picture I have on the screen and hard to read. It,too, is skinnier and not adjustable. The icons at the bottom when opening a page on Safari has new icons which are not recognizable are confusing. If anything the little things took a big step BACKWARD instead of being better. If you know how to correct the "skinny" in this operating system, I hope you tell me. I'm noy happy.
     
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    The keyboard font you can turn on "Bold text"
    The emails you can "sweep away" by swiping the opposite direction than before. Swipe to the left...trash
    The clock on the lock screen fades in first making it easy to see.
    The Icons you just have to get use to.
     
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    lovemyapple84 New Member

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    All my emails are now in one inbox. How can I separate them again?
     
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    I mistakenly downloaded it last night, and so far I can only say I HATE IT!! If I could revert back to the old O/S I'd do it in a heartbeat!
     
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    Couldn't have said it better. Where is the "Wow" factor? What was the hype about? I just don't get it...
     
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    my sentiments exactly....where is the "Wow" factor?
     
  7. Voidths

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    The "Wow" factor is there in all it's glory. "Wow, this looks like crap and runs terrible. And Wow, my battery is draining faster than I've ever seen before. Oh wow, my phone locked up...again!"
     
  8. Skull One

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    Click on "< Mailboxes" on the top right. Select the mailbox you want. The same way it worked in iOS 5 and 6.
     
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    Skull One Super Moderator Staff Member

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    If you really have a complaint about iOS 7's look, please direct your comments to Jonathan Ive at Apple. Sadly he never asked one simple question while doing the redesign.

    "Why would people want it to look this way?"

    Because he was trained under Jobs, he didn't bother to ask that question. He just did what he wanted and sadly you installed it without actually researching what you were downloading. Mainly because that is how Apple users operate. The blindly follow and buy what Apple tells them to.
     
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    Skull, from what I have seen & read about iOS 7 so far, I won't be upgrading my phone or iPad. What a shame, the new iOS. Hopefully iOS 8 will be a pleasant surprise. Maybe we'll see next fall. :/

    Sent from my iPhone 4S or iPad 3rd gen, whichever I happen to have in my hands at the time, using iPF.net
     
  11. DiamondJim5758

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    Just applied IOS 7 and that was a mistake! All of my icons from apps that I have downloaded or bought are no longer showing!! Where are they and how do I get them back on the desktop screen?
    Any help will be appreciated!!
    Jim

    EDIT = Just found out how to get them back. They are loading as I write this.
     
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  12. musiclover77

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    For my part, I think this upgrade is an improvement to the core OS. I have not noticed anything glaringly wrong/bothersome yet, though it has only been a day. Battery life maybe... I am not without misgivings for Apple as a company, mainly due to the fact that I can't stand having to pay 100 bucks for 16 extra gb of storage, buy crappy proprietary cables etc.., but so far, I am finding myself enjoying this OS. I just wish I did not have to give up my jailbreak to uninstall it. I agree, that they should have given folks some more choice around GUI look and feel. I am not a fan of all white screen with text.. It does not come off as elegant. I do like the way my phone zips around from function to function though.
     

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