How to Turn Off Location Services on iOS 12 (iPhone & iPad)?


When you turn on Location Services, Apple & third-party apps and websites can easily use your iPhone location. So many users want to turn it off. Here I am going to tell you how to turn off Location Services on iOS 12.
Devices: iPhone X, 8, 8 Plus, 7, 7 Plus, 6, 6s, 6 Plus
Method 1: Disable Location Services

  1. Open Settings->Privacy->Location Services.
  2. Turn off “Location Services”.
  3. Tap “Turn Off” in the pop-up box

If you want to disable location services for a specific app,

  1. There you can see some items such as App Store, Maps, Calendar, Find friends, Weather and more.
  2. Select any one of the items. You can see two options: Never and While Using the App. Select “Never”. Some apps will have three options: Always, While Using the App, and Never. likewise, select “Never” option for all items that you don’t want to use your iPhone location.

Method 2: Turn off Location Services in Restrictions

  1. Open Settings->General->Restrictions.
  2. Make sure that Restrictions is turned on.
  3. Tap “Location Services” under PRIVACY.
  4. Select “Allow Changes”.
  5. Then turn off “Location Services”.
  6. Tap “Turn Off” in the pop-up box.

Method 3: Turn off Restrictions for Location Services

  1. Open Settings->General->Restrictions.
  2. Make sure that Restrictions is turned on.
  3. Tap “Location Services” under PRIVACY.
  4. Select “Don’t Allow Changes”.
  5. Now location services will be turned off.

If you know any other ways to turn off location services on iPhone, let us know through your comments.

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