Speed Dial

Choose 5 Contacts to Call, Message, WhatsApp or FaceTime them.



You can run this Shortcut by :
  • Adding it as a widget (Recommended).
  • Saying this phrase to Siri “Speed Dial” (Recommended).
  • Adding it as an app “Add To Home Screen” (Not Recommended).
This Shortcut will store 5 contacts of your choice to quickly contact them by :
  • Regular Call.
  • Message (SMS or iMessage)
  • WhatsApp Message.
  • FaceTime (Video).
When you get the Shortcut you will be asked to add the 5 contacts during the setup phase.

If this is your first time using Shortcuts you have to activate "Allow Untrusted Shortcuts" by going to

Settings -> Shortcuts and enable "Allow Untrusted Shortcuts".

If that option is greyed out, open the Shortcuts app and run one of the starter Shortcuts or any Shortcut from the gallery . Then you should be able to enable it.

Screenshots :

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Speed Dial Setup :

Add the contacts (For every page add one contact only) As shown in the screenshots below :


This Shortcut supports Embed-a-Update which enables the Shortcut to check for updates and notify you about any available update.


Latest Release Notes

1.1 - Nov. 21, 2020, 8:46 a.m.

Added WhatsApp.

Version history