Chapter 11. The Most Important Settings of iOS 5

Just as with using the iPhone, you will find that most things are self-explanatory when it comes to its settings. We’ve already introduced some settings in previous chapters, such as managing accounts in Mail, correcting spelling, and setting accessibility options for the iPhone.

This chapter will explain some of the functions that can help you make better use of the iPhone in your daily life.

The System Settings

The following sections give you an overview of the iPhone system settings.

Airplane Mode

Airplane Mode is useful if you want to be able to use the iPhone but need to disable the wireless features. Perhaps you are boarding an airplane (hence the name of the function), or perhaps it is night ...

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