How to disable notification and Siri icon on lock screen in iOS 8

Here are the simple steps for your iOS 8 devices, customize with enable and Turn off/ Disable notification and Siri icon on lock screen in iOS 8. Older iOS apple couldn’t give Notification center and Siri icon on locked iPhone and iPad screen by default. But in recent update iOS 8 you will see notification center and Siri icon on lock screen for easy access. Sometimes it’s against security. So iPhone and iPad users never want that’s on locked screen. Here in this tutorial I will guide accurate steps for Disable notification and Siri icon on lock screen – iOS 8 devices (iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus and other compatible iOS devices).

For security reson Disable notification and Siri icon on lock screen iOS 8 iPhone and iPad
For security reson Disable notification and Siri icon on lock screen iOS 8 iPhone and iPad

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Steps to turnoff/ Disable notification and Siri icon on lock screen in iOS 8

Step 1:

Go to the setting app on your iPhone and iPad – iOS 8

Setting app on iOS 8 iPhone and iPad
Setting app on iOS 8 iPhone and iPad

Step 2

Under the setting > Tap on Touch ID and Passcode.

Tap on Touch ID and Passcode.
Tap on Touch ID and Passcode.

Step 3

In your Next screen you have to enter Passcode for security reason.

Enter passcode for change settings in iOS 8
Enter passcode for change settings in iOS 8

Step 4

Now you can see the screen with Allow Access When locked. By default in iOS 8 it has been selected that’s showing on your locked screen. If you don’t want to show on iPhone and iPad locked screen then turnoff/ Disable the entire toggle.

Here we have to turnoff/Disable toggle only for Notification view and Siri.

Disable Siri and Notification view in iOS 8
Disable Siri and Notification view
Disabled Siri and Notification center.
Disabled Siri and Notification center.

Now you are done. But for more options given in below,

In Details which option we have to turn off, when?

Today View: We have to disable it only when we stop all the notification inside the notification center related to the Widgets, Calendar, Calculator, Currency converter, Time zone, Photo frame.

Notification view: on lock screen, by turn off/Disable this option you can show any one of notification for your iPhone and iPad on iOS 8.

Siri: Siri on your iPhone or iPad only visible when you are not locked mode.

Passbook: after turning off/Disable this, you can access any passbook without enter Passcode on locked screen.

Reply with message: for your security you have to turn off otherwise any one can reply directly from notification center on locked screen.

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