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How To Bold Text On iPhone? (4 Ways)

The bold text can make the UI of the iPhone look more readable. It can make the text stand out from the background, buttons, etc. While texting someone, you can highlight the important parts by using bold text. 

Whether you want bold text for the UI or text/emails, we’ve got you covered. In this article, we will walk you through the process of making the iPhone text bold for UI as well as text messages and emails. We will also show you a way to use bold text with different fonts for all supported apps, you can use them for Instagram captions, mail, Snapchat, etc. So make sure that you read the entire article.

How To Bold Text On iPhone – Summary

  1. How to bold text on iPhone – Bold text on the entire iPhone UI. (All apps)
  2. How to bold text for WhatsApp messages.
  3. How to bold text for Mail.
  4. How to bold text for all supported apps.

1. How To Bold Text On iPhone – Bold Text On The Entire iPhone UI. (All apps)

Here is a step-by-step process on how to bold text on iPhone for the entire UI:

Step #1: Go to the settings app on your iPhone.

Step #2: Find and select the accessibility option.

select the accessibility option

Step #3: Select the “Display and text size” option.

Display and text size” option

Step #4: Turn the bolt text switch on.

Turn the bolt text switch on

You will see the bolt text on the entire UI of your iPhone.

2. How To Bold Text On iPhone For WhatsApp Messages

Here is a step-by-step process on how to bold text on iPhone for WhatsApp messages:

Step #1: Open the chat of the person you want to send a message with bold text.

Step #2: Type a star (*) symbol in the text field.

Step #3: Type the message you want in bold. Make sure that you don’t use the new line or return option.

Step #4: Type a star (*) again once you finish the sentence.

Step #5: Send the message.

The message you sent will be in bold text.

Send the message

3. How To Bold Text For Mail

Here is a step-by-step guide on how to bold text while composing a mail:

Step #1: While composing a mail, type the sentence/word you want in bold text.

Step #2: After typing the sentence/word, tap and hold the typing cursor (or anywhere near the typing cursor)until the magnifying glass appears, and then quickly release.

 typing the sentence/word

Step #3: Tap on the select button.

Tap on the select button

Step #4: Select the sentence/word you want in bold.

Step #5: Tap the right arrow (>) button.

Tap the right arrow  button

Step #6: Select the format option.

Select the format option

Step #7: Select bold.

Select bold

The selected text will be bold.

Note: This method works for many other apps such as Snapchat, and Instagram and in-built apps such as notes, reminders, etc.

4. How To Bold Text For All Supported Apps

Here is a step-by-step guide on how to bold text on all supported apps.

Step #1: Tap here to go to the bold text generator on the web.

Step #2: Type the text you want in bold in the “Normal text goes here field.”

Step #3: The bold text will appear in the “And bold text will appear here” field in a different font.

Step #4: Copy the bold font you want.

Copy the bold font you want

Step #5: Paste the text in the desired supported app.

The text you paste will be in bold.

Conclusion: Bold Text On iPhone

We hope that this article has helped you with sending your texts/emails in bold, turning the UI text in bold, or writing captions in bold. If you are not sure whether the app you are trying to use the bold text in supports it or not, you can try the “how to bold text for all supported apps” method in this list. If the pasted text doesn’t appear in bold, the app doesn’t support formatted text.

FAQs: Bold Text On iPhone

How do I bold text in notes?

Follow the 3rd method in this article in the notes app. The process is the same.

How do you underline text on an iPhone?

Press and hold the typing cursor until the magnifying glass appears → tap select → select text you want to underline → tap “>” → tap format → tap underline. (For supported apps.)

How do you use a bold font on an iPhone?

Follow any method in this article to use bold text according to your app.

How do you change the style of text on your iPhone?

The 4th method in this list is a step-by-step guide to bold the text, you can get different fonts by using that method too.

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