Quick Actions on Apple Apps

Apple Apps That Use 3D Touch to Access Quick Actions

Quick Actions

If you have an iPhone 6s or 6s Plus, you can use 3D touch (press firmly) to access Quick Actions on a wide variety of Apple provided apps.

Here’s a list of apps and the Quick Actions that appear.

  • Activity—None
  • Airport Utility—None
  • Apple Store—Shop, Accessories, Stores, Orders
  • App Store—Purchased, Update All, Redeem, Search
  • Calculator—Copy Last Results
  • Calendar—Add Event
  • Camera—Take Photo, Record Slo-mo, Record Video, Take Selfie
  • Clock—Create Alarm, Start Stopwatch, Start Timer
  • Compass—Start Compass, Start Level
  • Contacts—Show My Info, Create New Contact
  • Facetime—[Last Four Calls]
  • Find Friends—[Last Three Friends Found], Share My Location
  • Find iPhone—None
  • Game Center—Send Friend Request
  • Garage Band—Create New Live Loops Song, Create New Tracks Song
  • Health—Show Dashboard, Show Medical ID
  • iBooks—[Last Three Books], Search iBooks Store
  • iCloud—Drive
  • iMovie—New Movie
  • iTunes Store—Purchased, View Downloads, Redeem, Search
  • iTunes Movie Trailers—None
  • iTunes U—None
  • Keynote—New Presentation
  • Mail—New Message, Search, VIP, All Inboxes
  • Maps—Directions Home, Mark My Location, Send My Location, Search Nearby
  • Messages—[Last Three Messaged], New Message
  • Music—Search, Play Beats 1, [Last Song Played]
  • Music Memos—None
  • News—For You
  • Notes—New Sketch, New Photo, New Note
  • Numbers—New Spreadsheet
  • Pages—New Document
  • Phone—[Last Three Calls], Create New Contact
  • Photos—Most Recent, Favorites, Search
  • Podcasts—None
  • Reminders—New in [List Name]
  • Remote—None
  • Safari—Show Reading List, Show Bookmarks, New Private Tab, New Tab
  • Settings—Battery, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • Stocks—Search
  • Tips—None
  • Videos—None
  • Wallet—[Default Card], Last Transaction
  • Watch—Pair Apple Watch
  • Weather—Add, [Previous Location], [Current Location]
  • WWDC—None

Many other developers have added Quick Actions. Try Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Amazon, to name a few.