iOS 16.1.1/14/ iOS 13: How to Enable Siri on Your iPhone’s lock screen

Last Updated on Nov 10, 2020

Here are the simple steps for your latest iOS devices, customize with enabling and Turn off/ Disable notification and Siri icon on the lock screen. Older iOS apple couldn’t give Notification center and Siri icon on locked iPhone and iPad screen by default. Sometimes it’s against security. So iPhone and iPad users never want that’s on the locked screen.

Here in this tutorial, I will guide accurate steps to activate Siri on the lock screen.

Steps to Turn On Siri on locked screen iPhone, iPad

  • Step 1: Go to the Settings app on your iPhone and iPad.
  • Step 2: Under the Settings > Tap on Face ID & Passcode (for iPhone X and later iPhones that come with Not physical home button) or Touch ID and Passcode (Apple mobile which is come with Physical Home button).
  • Step 3: In your Next screen you have to Enter Passcode for security reasons.
  • Step 4: Now you can see the screen with Allow Access When Locked section.
  • on the screen Turn Siri toggle On/Green.

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 Center: on the lock screen, by turn off/, Disable this option you can show anyone of notification for your iPhone and iPad in iOS and iPadOS.

Control Center: To get the usual function on the lock screen iPhone and iPad.

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

Reply with Message: for your security, you have to turn off otherwise anyone can reply directly from the notification center on a locked screen.

Home Control: You can give permission to access Homekit enabled devices on the lock screen is this setting enabled, then.

Wallet: after turning off/Disable this, you can access any passbook without entering Passcode on the locked screen.

Return Missed Calls: using this disable this setting, you can protect missed calls on your phone lock screen.

USB Accessories: Turn toggle USB Accessories Off/White, that means if you connect USB accessories with your latest iOS running iPhone, at that time your phone will ask passcode to connect third-party accessires. hence, this feature is to maintain your data privacy for unknown users.

Save battery: Disable background app refresh on iPhone [How to].

In this article, we have seen some useful security points for iOS 14 privacy features.

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