How to Save an Animated GIF to Your iPhone

Written by shawn farner
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The iPhone has a built-in Web browser -- called Safari -- that allows you to save photos from Web pages you view in the browser. If you're looking at an animated GIF image on a certain Web page, you can save it to the Photos app on your iPhone, where it can be viewed and shared via MMS or e-mail later. You can learn how to save an animated GIF image on your iPhone in just a few steps.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy

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Instructions

  1. 1

    Start the Safari application by tapping its icon on the home screen.

  2. 2

    Visit the Web page containing the animated GIF image you'd like to save.

  3. 3

    Press your finger down on the image and hold it there for approximately one to two seconds. A menu will slide in from the bottom of the screen.

  4. 4

    Tap "Save Image." This will save the animated GIF file on your iPhone.

  5. 5

    View the file by tapping "Photos" on your iPhone's home screen.

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