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How to Add Voice Effects in iOS While Calling Someone

Smartphones have always been one of the priorities. We are all addicted to all the features of a smartphone that we cannot go a day without using our phones. There are many models and operating systems found today and among them the iOS captures a very important place in the hearts of the youths and young generation.

That is why iphones are always on trend. It comes with a lot of fantastic features inbuilt, but have you ever wanted to have an extra feature that it doesn’t have in it? Well, i wanted to. All i wished to have in my iOS phone is voice changing ability while on a phone call. You all might wonder why someone need that feature. To be honest, I like having fun around and creating beautiful memories with my friends and family. The best trick that I always wanted to do was to prank them but unfortunately the prank always goes wrong.

I am not a magician or a mimicking artist so I was bad at it. That is when I came across a video of someone pranking their friends talking to them over the phone using different voices and the beat part was, they were just using an app and that was all. That was so cool and I wanted to try it. It worked so damn good and everyone literally thought some stranger was talking to them, knowing all their details. Sounds great right?

I found an awesome app that helped me to change my voice from normal to cartoon and many other voice effects were available such as the robot, baby, old man and so on. The effects were so real that no one would be able to identify my real voice. The effects were just perfect. That is why I thought I should share this with everyone else, if you are also looking for a way to talk to your sister or your brother like someone else and want to piss them off, then you should have the app I am talking about in your iphone. Not only for that but you can also sometime annoy your friends or even your family members. All these will definitely create lovely memories to sit and laugh at later.

Okay, let me not drag, I will tell you what you should look for. There are so many applications that says to give the best voice changing feature but as far as I know most of them don’t corporate or help us get the best. So after trying with a few I came across a some apps that were good enlightenment. I go deep with one of the best app first and it is the app ‘Funny call- Prank calls with voice changer’. So this app will provide you a great service without lagging or any such hindrance. It has got many effects that the user can test and select before making a call. So come on, let us look at the step by step setup procedures.

How to Add Voice Effects During Phone Call

You have to get the app named ‘Funny call- Prank calls with voice changer’ directly from the iOS app store to your iphone or ipad.

Let's move on to check how to add various voice effects while talking to your loved ones over the phone to prank them out.
Firstly, launch the app in your phone and click on the 'start the fun' icon, which is available on the main screen and then select your country from the list provided.

Then enter your mobile number in the given space and it will eventually send you an OTP code via sms. Next add the code and tap on the ‘continue’ option.

Thereafter you will have to plugin your headphones, for that tap ‘Ok’ and continue the process. Then select the contact number from the phonebook or enter the number of the person you want to prank call to. Now it will provide you all the available voices, you can select the effect that you wish to use and tap ‘call’.

That is all, now your phone call will start and you can have your conversation using a different voice and prank the other person as you wish. So you can download this app directly from the iOS app store to your iphone by searching ‘Funny call- Prank calls with voice changer’.

But along with this app there is an alternative application which would work the same as this. So if you think you want to check on another app, then you can try the below mentioned app.

Call voice changer

This application works great too, it has got plenty of voices to select from such as the cartoon voice, alien, robot, male, female and so on. You can select any of them as you wish.

Firstly you have to get the app named ‘Call voice changer- IntCall’ directly from your iOS app store to your iPhone.

Then you have to launch the app and type the phone number along with the country code that you want to call.

Before you start to make a call, you cab press on the 'demo' button and test on the voices that you want to select.

You can also choose to set the tone of your voice effect from low, high, lowest or highest.

After selecting the voice, you can make the call by dialing the number and press on the ‘call button’.

That’s it, now using this app you can make calls to prank on others and have fun. We have checked on two amazing apps and you can choose one of the apps that you wish.

I hope you will now be able to have a wonderful conversation with your loved ones using any voice that you want from the list of the effects that is available. I wish this guide would have been helpful for you.

How To Backup SMS Text Messages In Android

SMS messages are the simplest form of communication today. All we have to do is type in the messages we want and send it to the recipient and the next moment the message would be delivered to them. It cost very small of money and thereby most of us do rely on sending and receiving messages from everyone around.

Mostly you might even have witnessed of how people get sms messages to their android smartphones from their office and working places. And so we might have so many personal and important messages in them. Having them backed up is the way to safeguard and have them without deleting it off.

In that way, you might have the first sms you got from someone special to the internet banking codes sms saved in your phone. In that case if you are someone who always gives more priorities to memories and save data of such moment and important factors to look onto later, then you will not want to delete all your sms conversations too. But if you are running out of storage space you will be forced to delete some of the sms even if you don’t want to. Not only in that situation but also if you are above to change your smartphone and get another new android device, you will wonder how to get all the sms messages from this phone to the other.

Well, we have walked through a lot of new updates since the time of the smartphone inventions. So why wondering about a solution? You will definitely have a few options to solve any such problems that you come across your android smartphone. Not one but I am going to provide you with few prominent methods and some alternative apps on how you can backup sms in your android smartphones.

How To Backup Text Messages In Android

Method #1
Using The In-Built SMS Backup

This is one of the easiest and a great way to backup sms messages to your android smartphone. When you turn on the feature, it will automatically backup all the text messages along with the device settings, call history and much more to the google drive.

So in that way, this data will be available even when you reset your phone or you get a new android phone. So let’s see how to get this activated.

Firstly open the settings of your android smartphone and select the ‘Google’ tab.

Then click on the option ‘backup’ in the prevailing screen.

Next, turn on the ‘Backup to Google drive’ and select the account that you want to use for this purpose. Then press on the ‘Backup now’ to startup the backup process.

So now when you restore or get a new phone, you can simply login to the same google account you provided here and get all the sms messages and other data by tapping on the ‘Finish setup’ and everything will be restored.

Method #2
Using SMS Backup & Restore

This is a free application that you can use to backup your sms and restore it back to you android smartphone as you prefer. It is easy to use and has a lot of components that would not break the chain.

When you install the app in your android device and launch it, it will provide you some pop up messages showing you what permission is requires to run the app smoothly.

And the all you have to do is tap on the ‘set up a backup’ option from the main screen of the app and process according to the instructions provided. If you want the media and emoji’s to be included in the backup process then go to the ‘advanced menu’ and select ‘media and emoji’ option.

Next it will provide you some options like the Google drive, Dropbox and the local storage, select where you’d like to store the backup sms. Select accordingly to your preferences.

Scheduled backups can be arranged and also remove old files automatically.

This app would be more suitable for one time backups and migrations than the regular schedules.

When you have made all the setup you can tap on the ‘backup now’ option. So it will do all the possible backups faster.

If you want to now restore the backed up data to another android, then you can do that by simply pressing on the ‘restore’ option which is available on the navigation bar.

You can also chose the ‘transfer’ option which will use the WiFi connection to send the files from app to app. If the restore is made with a local file then you should copy it to the device beforehand.

You can chose any of the method to restore the sms files.

Method #3
Using SMS backup+

This is also a simple method which can be used to backup sms files and restore them again to another android device as you wish. This method uses the gmail or the google calendar by using the tags and categories to backup and restore.

To get it done, you have to first sign in to your gmail account.

Then get the app named ‘SMS Backup+’ to your android smartphone directly from the google playstore.

Now launch the app in your device and from the initial page, tap on the ‘connect box’. There incase you have multiple accounts, you can to choose the account that you want the data to be backed up to.

Next, you have to tap on the ‘approve’ button proceed the connection.

Then select the option ’backup’ and all the messages will start to backup to the selected google account.

Along with this, there are some other amazing features available in this app too. You can set up recurring backups, can also customize the tags and categories you would be using in the gmail account, you can restore messages from the gmail and also customize any notifications. Likewise there are few such unique feature in the app that may the users feel comfortable and trust the app.

Method #4
Using SMS Organizer

As we all know that the google playstore provides us with a huge amount of third party apps that can fulfill our needs of adding in new features to the phone, and in that way the ‘SMS Organizer’ app by Microsoft will help you with the backup process. You can also use this app as an your phone’s default messaging app and at the same time will give you a great backup and restore facility. To get it started you have to;

Once you finish the installation process, use your mobile number to signup into the app and use it as your default sms app by going to the Settings> Apps> Default apps> SMS app.

Next tap on the three dot menu which is available on the top right corner of the screen and move on to the app ‘settings’.

Now click in the option ‘Backup & restore’ and then select the google drive account and specify the backup frequency. You can also setup the auto backup which has the daily, weekly and monthly options or even the manual feature is available to chose from.

When the settings are completed, press on the ‘Backup’ option to start a new backup of the text messages.

So that’s it, now even when you loose your phone or switch to a new phone, you can use the same google drive account that you used for this app and link the app to the google drive and click ‘restore’. Simple as that and all the messages will now be restored.

Alternative Apps For Text Message Backup

Super Backup: This is a very unique app which would provide you with an external platform to restore all the messages including other apps and files too. Thereby when you have this super backup and restore app you will not have to clean the cache of your android smartphone to get more storage space. This app also has the feature of auto data backup which would work with the time provided by the user.

Backup & Restore: Using this backup and restore app, you can easily save and backup all the sms messages including the apps, APK files, call logs and contacts. All of these would be stored in a particular place which would be easy for you to backup at a glance. There are so many other features updated for the users too. You will also be able to check on the backup details and share them when needed. Automatic backup feature is also available which would make things easier and better.

That’s it, now we have checked on some methods that can be used to backup sms messages and restore them accordingly as you wish. This would be a great help for those who are to update yourself with a new android smartphone and still wishes to have your old messages safe and saved. So I hope this guide would have helped you find the right backup method that you can use to backup sms.

Remove Unwanted Object from a Picture in Android

Lifestyles of everyone are changing very frequently these days. We are often led to get fixed with technology no matter what we do. That is the place where smartphones took up the space in this world with ease. Now we use smart devices for different purposes, with it we see everyone turns out to be a beautician, photographer, artist, blogger and so on and that's a good thing, to see how the creative side of everyone is coning out.

Well, for all of those we should be able to capture good pictures. Timing has always played a role in a best photography. The quality of the picture will literally go away if there are any unwanted objects or any photobombs captured. We would definitely regret about it after taking a look at the picture. But we know how to solve that problem, as we have already discussed on how to remove unwanted objects using ‘TouchRetouch’ application. Today we are going to go a few steps further and check on how to use all the other features available in the app prominently and mainly let’s focus on how to fill the gap of the space where the object was removed. So come let us check it's features first.

Object removal:- Using this feature you get to remove all the unwanted objects that’s in the photo. You can easily select areas you want to delete using the lasso and brush tools available in the app.

Quick Repair:- When we remove an object or any such photo bombs from the picture, sometimes a gap will be left back. So this feature gives a quick brush tool and skin blemish remover which allows to clean up the photo and make it look more natural than edited with only a few taps. This feature can also be used to adjust the social media profile pictures.

Line removal :- In some pictures we come across thin lines and reflections. This cannot be removed easily using the lasso or brush tools. The best tool for this is the line remover. All you have to do is trace the line that you wish to remove and that is all, the app will do the rest by itself. There is also a segment remover which will let you erase sections of lines. 

Clone tool :- This feature is special, as it is what will help you clean up the image in case the quick repair doesn’t do its work. This will allow you to select a source to manually fill in the space/holes in the picture. Mirroring option is also available in this picture which will allow it to follow your finger where ever you move it in the screen.

So these are some important features of this app that you should know.

How to Fill the Gap with Clone Stamp Tool

You have to get the app named 'Touch retouch' directly from google playstore to your android smartphone or tablet.

Lets move on to know how to use this app accurately and fill the gap from a picture and make it look like natural.
Firstly start the app in your phone and select the picture from gallery that you want to edit and remove an object.

When we remove a big object from a picture, it is for sure we are going to have gaps or a blotchy area in that particular space. The quick repair will not be able to fix that big space for you, so we have to do it manually. To get it done you have to click on the Clone Stamp tool and select the brush from it.

Then you have to choose an area that you want as the source, in the sense the copy that you want to replace in the gap space. And then simply start to paint the gap area and it will cover the space with the copy source.

In case you want to fill in the gap with the same patterns that's in the other side of the picture, then select the option mirroring. This will allow the source target to move along with your brushing finger. So that you will not have to keep picking the source so many times.

You have to be careful using the clone tools, as it might get messed up easily. If you mistakenly selected a part that you don’t wish to remove, then simply tap on the undo button, which is available in the top of the screen as an arrow. If you don’t want to undo all the selections, then use eraser to remove a part of the selected space.

That’s it. Now you can save the picture and enjoy the perfectly clicked capture.

So you can download 'Touch retouch' application from google playstore to your android device or you can download directly from their official website by Clicking here.

To be noted when working with the app:

Eraser- if what you selected is messed up or made a mistake in it by marking up a part in the picture that you don’t want to remove, then you can always use the eraser to erase it off. So that you can go back and do it right. Thereby you can be accurate the next time.

Settings- This will help you adjust the size of a brush or eraser, determining the surface area you have to cover.

This way your instagram or facebook pictures will always be free of disturbing objects, clear and awesome. Hope this would have been useful for all of you out there.

How To Transfer Music From iTunes To Android Device

Smartphones are a device that is being widely used today. We see many new models and companies inventing smartphones with different uniqueness every now and then. Two most famous operating system among all the smartphones are the apple iPhone and the android versions. These two operating systems have their own ways of attracting people towards them by providing the best in different ways. One such important feature to talk about is the music, both android and apple has a different style to make its users play music.

We all know that in android phones, we can easily download, transfer or even share music from one device to another. We doesn’t need any special apps or systems to do that. But the way in the apple iPhone is different and not everyone like the method. We have a special system known as iTunes to get music to our phones and play from it. Unlike in android phones we can’t directly download or share music from one phone to another. It is a bit complicated to use iTunes until you get familiar with it. With these, we have to point out the problem that both android music player and iTunes can’t connect together. So in case if you want to share a song from android to iTunes or the vice versa you will not be able to do so, as there is no supporting system in between them that would allow to do so.

I was once in such a situation where I got a new android smartphone and wanted to transfer all the song I have got in my iTunes to the android, but trying doing it was so hard that I was left hopeless. It is obvious that iPhone's don’t interact with other devices specially androids. But still I wanted to get all the music to my new phone as I had thousands of songs saved in. I had nothing to do, so I thought I’d download the songs again one by one in the android phone. Though it was a very tough job to do and would talk a very long time to finish it, I still started doing it. Later after about half an hour my friend came and saw what I was doing and started to laugh at me. That is when he told me on how easily we can transfer our music from iTunes to our android smartphones.

Those steps was quiet easy and I felt dumb to not know of that simple tasks for so long. I found those two simple methods from him and it saved my day. Thereby I thought I should share this method with all of you, so that it would help people out there like me. If you are also someone who has got a new phone or is willing to transfer some good songs from your friend’s iTunes to your android then here you are at the right place. Thereby let’s go directly to check how to get it done without wasting time.

Transfer Music From iTunes to Android Phone

Transfer Using iTunes Window

Firstly, you have to get the iTunes application in your windows 10 computer or laptop.

Let's move on to know how to transfer all your favorite music from iTunes to android smartphone easily.

Open the iTunes in your computer and press the option ‘edit’ and then select ‘preferences’.

Then under the General tab, you will have to check for the checkbox ‘iCloud music library’.

Thereafter, you have to move to ‘file’ and then select the option ‘library’ and next ‘update iCloud music library’.

When done, you have to open the ‘Apple music app’ on your android smartphone.

There you have to press the ‘library’ and there you will have the entire music library saved in.

That’s it, now this way you can easily transfer all your music from iTunes to your android smartphone without any complications. So you can download iTunes latest version from it's official website by Clicking here.

Following the above mentioned method can help you get all the music without missing anything out. Now let’s move on to see another method on how to transfer music from iTunes to android smartphone manually.

If you think that the above mentioned step are bit long and feel like you doesn’t want any extra steps to be followed, then the below mentioned method will be much easier for you, as we can do it manually with just a USB cable that connects your phone to your PC. So come let’s check it out.

Manual Transfer

Firstly, you have to plug in your USB cable to your phone and then connect it to the PC.

Next, in your windows 10 you have to go to the ‘C:\Users\ (your user name)\music\iTunes\iTunes Media. Note that you have to change the ‘your user name’ space with your PC’s admxdin name.

Then you have to copy the music files that you wish to transfer from the iTunes to android.

Now paste the music files in your Phone’s storage.

Thereafter you can use any third party music player apps such as google play music or any such to sync all the music folder that you copy pasted in your phone. Let's see how to do it.

Sync iTunes With Google Play Music

Using the google play music app you can easily sync the entire iTunes library to the cloud and thereby you can listen to all the music from anywhere at anytime. To set this up, you will require an Internet Connection and it would be very easy to get it done.

Firstly, get the 'Google play music manager' app to your PC.

Then install it and run the program.

Next in the process, you will have an option as ‘Upload songs to Google play’.

There select the iTunes and finish up the setup.

That’s it, 
now this way too you can transfer the music easily from iTunes. This is also not a complicated method which doesn’t need any extra steps or methods to be followed. 

Stream iTunes On Android With Apple Music

Another very convenient method to get all the music from your iTunes to android is the Apple music app. You can access the entire library within a few seconds using this app. You can stream nearly 50 million songs using this app. Let’s see how to get it done.

You have to open up the iTunes in your PC and move on to the ‘Preferences’.

Then in the ‘general’ tab turn on the iCloud music library and press ‘OK’.

Now you have to get the Apple Music app in your android smartphone.

Then sign into the app using your Apple id and there you will have all your iTunes music stored in.

So now in this guide you have checked on few simple methods on how to transfer music from iTunes to android smartphone, thereby I hope that this would benefit all the iPhone users and at the same time the android users.