[BCAB] Battery life on iPhone4s

Steve Nutt steve at comproom.co.uk
Thu May 1 08:57:00 BST 2014


Hi Ruth,

I thought so, but I just wanted to make sure you knew that it needed to be off.

All the best

Steve

--
Computer Room Services
77 Exeter Close
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG1 4PW
Tel: +44(0)1438-742286
Mob: +44(0)7956-334938
Fax: +44(0)1438-759589
Email: steve at comproom.co.uk
Web: http://www.comproom.co.uk

-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Ruth Gillespie
Sent: 30 April 2014 22:03
To: BCAB Discussion List
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Battery life on iPhone4s

Oops wee typo Steve i had turned it off   😪

Sent from my iPhone

On 30 Apr 2014, at 08:48, "Steve Nutt" <steve at comproom.co.uk> wrote:

Hi Ruth,

You want to turn off background app refresh, not on.

All the best

Steve

--
Computer Room Services
77 Exeter Close
Stevenage
Hertfordshire
SG1 4PW
Tel: +44(0)1438-742286
Mob: +44(0)7956-334938
Fax: +44(0)1438-759589
Email: steve at comproom.co.uk
Web: http://www.comproom.co.uk

-----Original Message-----
From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Ruth
Gillespie
Sent: 29 April 2014 18:22
To: BCAB Discussion List
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Battery life on iPhone4s

Well, I have installed 7.11 and turned on background app refresh.
Don't know why I didn't update sooner as it's not to different.

Thanks all for your help in the meantime.

Ruth

> On 4/29/14, Steve Nutt <steve at comproom.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi Graham,
> 
> It's an iPhone 4S and 7.11 works well on it.
> 
> All the best
> 
> Steve
> 
> --
> Computer Room Services
> 77 Exeter Close
> Stevenage
> Hertfordshire
> SG1 4PW
> Tel: +44(0)1438-742286
> Mob: +44(0)7956-334938
> Fax: +44(0)1438-759589
> Email: steve at comproom.co.uk
> Web: http://www.comproom.co.uk
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Graham
Page
> Sent: 29 April 2014 14:37
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List'
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Battery life on iPhone4s
> 
> hello Ruth.
> 
> How old is the phone and what version of IOS are you using?  If you are
> using version 7 it's well worth updating to the latest version.  If your
> phone is old, say, 2 years old or so, it could be just that the battery is
> getting old.
> 
> Regards
> 
> Graham
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Ruth
> Gillespie
> Sent: 29 April 2014 13:25
> To: BCAB Discussion List
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Battery life on iPhone4s
> 
> Hi All,
> 
> Firstly I haven't changed to 7.11 yet so is this the reason Steve why I
> can't find background app refresh under accessibility in settings? I do
use
> my phone a lot Mark but mostly for email, text and facebook. Gayle, I'm
not
> too fit so don't have the fit app although I probably should do. lol
Colin,
> I have done a recent hardware reset of my phone so don't think that has
> helped.
> 
> Your advice is appreciated
> 
> Ruth
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
> 
> On 29 Apr 2014, at 08:04, "Steve Nutt" <steve at comproom.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> Hi Ruth,
> 
> Go into Settings, General, Accessibility and turn on Reduce Motion.  This
> will turn off animations and save quite a lot of battery.  After all, we
> don't need animations.
> 
> All the best
> 
> Steve
> 
> --
> Computer Room Services
> 77 Exeter Close
> Stevenage
> Hertfordshire
> SG1 4PW
> Tel: +44(0)1438-742286
> Mob: +44(0)7956-334938
> Fax: +44(0)1438-759589
> Email: steve at comproom.co.uk
> Web: http://www.comproom.co.uk
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bcab [mailto:bcab-bounces at lists.bcab.org.uk] On Behalf Of Ruth
> Gillespie
> Sent: 28 April 2014 20:37
> To: BCAB Discussion List
> Subject: [BCAB] Battery life on iPhone4s
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> I know this topic has probably been discussed before but my battery seems
> to
> be draining even more quickly than normal in spite of me having screen
> brightness set to zero and push notifications turned off so could there be
> any other steps I could take to conserve battery?
> 
> Many Thanks
> 
> Ruth
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
> --
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> 
> 
> --
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> --
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> 
> --
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.
> 
> 
> 
> --
> To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
> please visit our website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/
> 
> To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
> website:
> http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/
> 
> To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
> moderator at bcab.org.uk.

-- 
To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring,
please visit our website:
http://www.bcab.org.uk/

To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our
website:
http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/

To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email
moderator at bcab.org.uk.



-- 
To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring, please visit our website:
http://www.bcab.org.uk/

To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our website:
http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/

To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email moderator at bcab.org.uk.

-- 
To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring, please visit our website:
http://www.bcab.org.uk/

To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our website:
http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/

To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email moderator at bcab.org.uk.






More information about the Bcab mailing list