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

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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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