iPhone Application: Frequently Asked Questions - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

iPhone Application: Frequently Asked Questions

How do I install the iPhone Application?

Our iPhone application can be downloaded through the iTunes Store from your device or on your computer.  You must be using software version 3.0 or higher to install the application.

Does the iPhone Application cost anything?

Our iPhone Application is absolutely free!

Do I need to have a cellular or Internet connection to use the iPhone Application?

Yes - a connection to your cellular provider (3G or EDGE) or WiFi is required.

Can I use the iPhone Application on an iPod Touch?

Yes - simply make sure your iPod Touch is connected to a WiFi network.

Where does our weather data come from?

Weather forecast data comes from our meteorologists and current conditions data are provided by the National Weather Service.

How often is weather data updated?

Weather data is updated approximately every 15 minutes.

How do I return to the news after viewing a video?

After clicking to watch a video, your iPhone media player will launch in landscape mode.  By tapping the screen, you can pause the video or tap the "Done" button in the upper left corner to return to the list of videos.

How do I return to the news after clicking on an ad?

Ad links launch within the application and you can return to the page you were on by simply tapping the "Back" button in the upper left corner.

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