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.
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.