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The new firmware for the phones (IOS 11) is going to be
released very shortly (9/19/2017). I have been running this firmware in test
mode on my phone for a while now and I have been very happy with the upgrade.
There are a few things you should be aware of before you upgrade to the new
In an effort to save storage space on your phone Apple has
embraced a new photo format – HEIF.
This “high efficiency” format compresses your photos more than the standard JPG
format while keeping similar quality. This is a great new feature, BUT...Windows,
apps, programs all need to be updated to support this brand new image format.
If you take HEIF pictures and transfer to a computer you may not be able to
view the photos or use them on your computer.
I suggest you disable this new format for now, until the
industry has caught up and embraces the new format. Follow these instructions
to disable this feature:
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