Reminders

How to fix iPhone and Apple Watch Health app not sending notifications to take your medication on time

Health app medications reminder on iPhone Home Screen and Lock Screen

The Health app in iOS and watchOS can send you alerts to take your medicines on time. Sure, you have to first add your medications to the Health app. But what if your iPhone and Apple Watch don't notify you to take the medicines and log them as taken even after adding them?

As it turns out, the solutions to fix this aren't complex, and you can follow them easily using our guide below.

How to use Templates in the Reminders app on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

Use templates in iPhone Reminders app

Do you find yourself typing and making reminders for tasks or to-dos that repeat frequently? If yes, you no longer have to. The new templates feature inside the Apple Reminders app in iOS 16 and iPadOS 16 will help you quickly create new reminder lists with all its tasks from a saved template. Plus, you can share your templates with others as well as use templates shared by someone else.

In this tutorial, we will show you how to create, manage, and use reusable reminder templates on your iPhone, iPad, and Mac. 

How to get reminded about an email on iPhone, iPad, and Mac in iOS 16 and macOS Ventura

Remind Me in the Mail app on iPhone in iOS 16

The Mail app in iOS 16 and macOS Ventura has a built-in reminder feature that will notify you to attend to that email in an hour, tonight, tomorrow, or at a custom date and time. Plus, it will resurface that email to the top of your inbox for easy visibility.

Let me tell you why this new Remind Me feature is helpful and how to use it so that you don't miss replying to or attending to an important opened email.

How to delete completed reminders on iPhone and iPad

Delete completed reminders on iPhone

Once you complete a reminder, there isn't much use in having that entry saved in the Reminders app. It unnecessarily clutters the app. Earlier, there was no easy way to clear all completed reminders at once. You had to do that one by one or by following the long method of using a shortcut.

But, starting with iOS 15 and continuing in iOS 16, you can effortlessly erase all completed reminders in just a few taps. So, if you want to clean up the Reminders app, here are the multiple ways to delete all or selected completed reminders on iPhone and iPad.

How to sort your task lists in Apple Reminders

A Mac screenshot of the Apple Reminders app on macOS Big Sur 11.3 displaying a splash screen with the new sorting option

Aside from manually re-ordering your task lists in Apple Reminders on an iPhone, iPad and Mac, you can choose to automatically sort those lists by due date, creation date, priority or title. Follow the steps in his tutorial to learn how to easily sort task lists on Apple Reminders.