How to Use One of the New iOS 11 Wallpapers on iPhone

With each new operating system, Apple offers a range of new wallpapers as well. But it’s easy to forget that there are new wallpapers when you update to iOS 11, so I thought we’d quickly go over it in a tip. With iOS 11, you can use some beautiful new flower wallpapers, pictures of earth and the moon from space, or wallpapers with the classic Apple rainbow. Let’s jump in; here’s how to use one of the new iOS 11 wallpapers on iPhone.

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How to Use One of the New iOS 11 Wallpapers

  • Open the Settings app.
  • Select Wallpaper.
  • Tap Choose a New Wallpaper.

  • At the top, tap Stills.
  • Here, you’ll see all of the new iOS 11 wallpapers.

  • To use one, tap on it.
  • Tap Set and choose either Set Lock Screen, Set Home Screen, or Set Both.

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Conner Carey is a writer & joyous creator; she works with online businesses to develop their brand and as a creative consultant to help artists of all kinds get unblocked. You can reach her at connercarey.com (coming soon) or @connerleecarey on Instagram. She’s currently garage-selling all of her stuff to hit the road in an RV full-time with her mom, Jan and dog, Jodi. Follow their adventures on instagram @georgiatheRV.