iP4 issues with iOS7?

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Chatter, Sep 22, 2013.

  1. Chatter
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    All,
    I upgraded to iOS7 on the iphone 4 and it seems great except when it comes to using the keyboard - for unlocking, texts, emails etc. It takes forever to get the keyboard touch input to work. Everything else is fine. Anyone else have this issue? Suggestions?
     
  2. Elyquin
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    iPhone4 is just old tech now

    Make sure your BlueTooth is off. My iP4 is laggy. For example, after touching the Message icon, it can take 2 - 4 sec before I get to the Message screen.

    Increase your contrast so that the the graphics are easier on the processor. I also choose bold on the font.

    Stop some of the back ground processes.

    I basically had to go to youtube and look at the iOS7 tips to see what people were recommending. Filter the youtube search for the past week.
     
  3. Chatter
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    Thank you! Will look now.
     
  4. Kaelbron
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  5. Chatter
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    I may need to downgrade then coz this isnt working well. Once I get my 5S, this goes on CL. Thanks.
     
  6. sharkzfan
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    fix iphone 4 key lag

    Try this:
    go to settings > icloud and turn off 'documents and data'

    This fixed my key lag (which was horrible)
     
  7. Kaelbron
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    Try turning off background updates and things like that? Sure it's more for the battery but it never hurt.
     
  8. AbeFrohman
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    Had all sorts of issues with iOS7 on my 4. Laggy keyboard was bad enough, but then it wouldn't recognize the letters I, L and M in portrait mode. They worked in landscape. It's as though a portion of the screen was dead. Swipes that originated from that particular vertical section were unrecognized. Very odd.

    Downgraded back to 6.1.3
     

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