Quick Tip: Add Speed Dial to Notification Center [iOS 8/8.1.1]


iOS 8 have lots of features. Today we are going to see one of the feature of iPhone, iPad and iPod running under iOS 8, which is speed dial to notification center.

This feature will allow you to include your favorite contacts into notification center, and then you can easily use them. Besides for adding speed dial to notification center, we will using a widget which allow you to get speed dial feature.

So How to Add Speed dial feature in iPhone (iOS 8) 

speed dial widget

  1. First download Swipe Dial widget from App Store on your iOS 8 device. Its allow you to add 3 contacts for free. If you want unlimited contacts, you need to pay $0.99 to add unlimited contacts.
  2. Once you downloaded Swipe Dial widget, open it.
  3. After doing that you will have a Window of Sweep dial.  Tap Add contact from bottom right corner of the window.
  4. Once you tab Add contacts option, it will give you some option to add contact details. It will also allow you to add contacts using Favorites or selecting SIM card. It automatically label  all of your contacts like Home, Office etc.
  5. If you want to arrange position of your contact, you need to tap edit button and drag and drop as your wish.
  6. Next you need to pull down your iOS 8 screen to open notification center. Then tap Edit button.
  7. After that you will able to see some additional widgets( which are not yet added)  after default Apple widgets.
  8. Finally  you need to search for Swipe Dial and then swap red button to green which will be stick with Swipe dial in the list.

That’s all.

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