How To Stop Side Button From Enabling Siri Accidentally & Turn on/off Siri on iPhone X


There is some feature every iPhone X user must know one of that is Siri. It’s irritating sometimes my iPhone X’s side button accidentally turn on the Siri. This will be annoying when we are in a meeting. even many of the users don’t know how to enable and disable Siri when on your locked screen. Let’s see how to solve this issue along with how to enable/disable Siri when your phone is locked.

Fix 1: Turn Off Accessibility

Open Settings – General -> Accessibility ->  in that select ‘Side Button’-> in that choose ‘Off’ that comes below the ‘Press and Hold to Speak’.

Fix 2: Via Wallet & Apple Pay

Launch Settings -> Wallet & Apple Pay -> turn off the toggle which is straight to the ‘Double-Click Side Button’.

Note: After this feature has turned off you need to unlock whenever you have to use Wallet & Apple Pay, that is the only problem you will face.

To enable/Disable Siri on Lock Screen

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  • Open Settings -. Touch ID & Passcode -> you need to enter your password.
  • Under ‘Allow Access When Locked’  turn on/off Siri.

Other ways to Try

  • Go to Settings -> General -> Siri -> in that turn on/off the toggle straight to ‘Allow Siri When Locked’
  • Go to Settings -> General -> Restrictions -> enable/disable the toggle straight to the ‘Siri & Dictation.
  • Go to Settings -> General -> Keyboard -> in that just turn on/off ‘Enable Dictation’

If you know any other fixes let us know via your comments.

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