Enable/ Disable Night Shift Mode On iPhone, iPad, Mac and Customize Night Shift Mode

Last Updated on Mar 2, 2020

Shortcut to turn on/ turn off Night shift mode missing in control center. Back to the side apple developer gives new significant updates after notification center widget. Now we can use a customized control center and make necessary updates by add new settings shortcuts or remove unused. The developer was also planning to give essential control of the third-party app settings directly from the notification center. At first glance, you might think that iOS Night Shift toggle is missing in Control Center, But it’s not aspected due to redesign. So get Night Shift sunset to sunrise, Color Temperature access using the below guide.

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Steps for Enable/ Disable Night Shift mode on Control Center on iPhone, iPad, Mac

Other functionalities are the same as like access control center on the lock screen or home screen.

  1. Swipe down your finger from top right corner of the iPhone screen or on the Home button iPhone, Swipe up the finger to up on the iPhone screen, See the vertical bar mark with brightness icon.

    iPhone X XR XS Max iPhone 11 Pro Max Control Center

    iPhone X XR XS Max iPhone 11 Pro Max or new iPhone’s Control Center

  2. Tap on long hold on it. Now, vertical capsule bar in vertical and just below the bar see Brightness icon. Here you can find the name “Night Shift” and Current Status (Time for auto-disable or enable).

1 Use Night Shift mode on iOS 10 Night Shift mode iPhone

  • Tap on Round brightness icon.
  • Just single tap you can enable Night shift mode, and again repetitive tap will disable night shift mode.

More settings on Customize Night shift mode, find under the settings.

Customize Night Shift Mode on iPhone, iPad: Yellow Screen or Low Blue Light

Night Shift Screen for specific time reduces the Eyestrain, So some people are like to enable night shift on Low light or night time. here’s the custom settings for the night shift on iPhone and iPad. that help in setting your schedule for auto-enable night shift mode for your specified time, Auto Enable and Change the Night Shift screen warm level. Follow the below steps to enabling it and Important settings.

  1. Open Settings app on iPhone, iPad.
  2. Now, Scroll to Display & Brightness settings.

    Face ID & Passcode settings on iPhone

    Face ID & Passcode settings on iPhone

  3. Next is, Scroll to Night Shift option. and Click on it to find more settings for scheduled, Manually enable until tomorrow and last if Color Temperature.

    Customize Night Shift on iPhone

    Customize Night Shift on iPhone

  4. That’s it.

Disable/Enable Night Shift Mode on MacBook Mac: Customize Night Shift Mode

Shamelessly, We can also enable night shift mode on MacBook Mac screen from the control center or also Customize it from the Apple Mac System Preferences settings. Follow the below steps for quick enable night shift mode and Customize it.

  1. On your Mac, click on the Control center menu from the top right corner of the screen.
  2. Swipe down the control center using a trackpad or mouse. You will see the toggle for enable night shift mode quickly like a shortcut on mac.

    Manage night shift from notification center on Mac

    Manage Night shift from notification center on Mac

  3. That’s it. Also, we have a Night Shift mode settings for customizing on MacBook Mac.

Customize Night Shift Mode on Mac, MacBook

Change the Night Shift screen intensity, Automatically enable night shift on sunset and disable on Sunrise. Also, Enable Turn on Screen Time for a specific time that you decide.

  1. Click on Apple Logo () From Top Mac Menu.
  2. Click on the System Preferences option.
  3. Click on Display.
  4. Open Night Shift-Tab, Set Schedule and Change the intensity [Color Temprature] from the settings.

    5 Night shift option for MacOS Sierra

    Customize Nightshift On Mac

  5. That’s it.

Know more troubleshooting solutions on night Shift not working on Mac because of wrong configurations and stopped services.

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