How to Disable Siri on iPhone or Lock Screen iPhone

It is no doubt that Siri is a good personal assistant for all Apple users. However, sometimes people are annoying due to Siri’s errors and just want to turn off it. But how to do that? And go a step further, how to turn off Siri on lock screen iPhone? The article will show you the methods.

Tip 1 Turn Off Siri on iPhone

Just go to Settings > Siri and then toggle Siri off on the top of the screen. Then confirm you disable Siri completely by tapping on “Turn Off Siri”. This will disable Siri on your iPhone.

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Closing Siri will turn off Hey Siri automatically. If you just need to turn off Hey Siri instead of the whole Siri function, you can refer to the following part.


Tip 2 Turn Off Hey Siri on iPhone

Go to Settings > Siri and then toggle the option of Allow “Hey Siri”. Then you can shut off the Hey Siri function but keep other Siri features.


Tip 3 Turn Off Siri on Lock Screen iPhone

1, Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode and then enter your passcode.

2, Then scroll down to the section: ALLOW ACCESS WHEN LOCKED.

3, Toggle the option of Siri OFF.

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This will lock Siri when phone is locked. And pocket dialing won’t annoy you anymore.


Tip 4 Prevent Siri from Responding When Holding Home Button

1, Go to Settings > General > Accessibility > Home Button.

2, Under Press and Hold to Speak, select Off.

3, Siri will be no response when you press and hold the Home button.

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Tip 5 Fix Siri Issues by iMyFone iOS System Recovery

If there is any Siri issue on your iPhone and you cannot fix it by various attempts, they probably it is caused by iOS issues. And you can try use iOS fix tool to handle Siri or iOS issues. Armed with the following features, iMyFone iOS System Recovery is a great choice.

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And here are the steps to fix Siri issues with iMyFone iOS System Recovery.

Step 1. Launch iMyFone Program and Connect iPhone

Download the program from iMyFone official download center, install and launch it. And then connect your iPhone, or other iOS devices with Siri issues with the program. The iMyFone program will show the following screen.

connect iPhone to iMyFone iOS System Recovery

Step 2. Select and Download the Matching Firmware

The iMyFone program will lead you to the interface to download the right firmware package for your iPhone. Download and update or install it on your iPhone. and this will take about 10 minutes.

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Step 3. Fix Siri or iOS Issues on iPhone

iMyFone iOS System Recovery will automatically repair iPhone to prevent any Siri or iOS errors. Once this process has been completed, Siri issues will be fixed.

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