Without any Third-party app that’s, we are using for a call from a shortcut on iOS 8 or iOS 9 running on iPhone. Forgot all the apps and Tricks, because iOS 10 is officially given option for call saved favorite contacts in just single tap. Your screen is Locked or unlocked it’s doesn’t matter, because your all contacts list will be displayed on Notification center. Follow the steps on Add Shortcuts for favorite contacts on iPhone, Make a call in free hand.
Now one more official widget for contacts app has been added in iOS 10 today view. So using Customization techniques, we can make it as Shortcuts for favorite contacts on iPhone. Limited Favorite contacts number will be seen, but it’s beneficial and Quite time-saving for me, so why not for you.
Steps for Shortcuts for favorite contacts on iPhone for Speed Dial
1: Go to Today View on iPhone by swiping right from the lock screen.
2: Tap on Edit option in last, Enter passcode if iPhone is enabled for Device.
3: Next, You will see the list of all widget in “Red” and “Green” portion.
4: Red indicates Widget is Active in Today view, Green means not active.
5: Find “Favorites” in Green section and Tap on “+” icon. Also, we can Re-arrange Sequence order.
Tap on Home button for Wake up the lock screen; Swipe left to see today view widget. Find Favorites contacts widget Where placed in order number. Here I put at number one, so easier for me.
Now added Contacts Widget you can access or Start calling anytime from Widget.
By Default, we can see first four contacts in the row, Find more 4 in widget tap on “Show More.”
Great job, Want more help on Add speed dial or Create contacts Shortcut in iOS 10 installed on iPhone 5S/ iPhone 6, 6S, 6 Plus or iPhone 7 using above way, please share with us in the comments.