iOS & iPadOS

Open iOS Control Centre faster with a simple trick

2019-03-18 10:38 #0 by: Niklas

Do you think opening the iOS Control Centre is too difficult since the iOS 12 release (swipe a finger down from the top right corner to open it)? Then there is an easier way to do it using Accessibility settings. This is how.

  1. Open Settings > General > Accessibility > AssistiveTouch and enable it.

  2. Under Custom Actions, tap Single-Tap and pick Control Centre as the action to perform.

That's it. Now you will see a floating icon on your iPad/iPhone screen. You can move it to anywhere you like. Mine is in the middle of the right edge of the screen so I can reach it with my thumb. One tap on it opens Control Centre.

If there are other actions that you think are difficult to perform (like restarting an iPhone X or taking a screenshot ), you can set that up as an action for long tap or double-tap.

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2019-03-18 20:05 #1 by: Leia

You can tell you own a iPhone X, it is still swipe from the bottom up for us with the older models Winking

All the best, Leia

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2019-03-19 11:43 #2 by: Niklas

#1: Oh, lucky you! 🙂 I thought they changed too with iOS 12.

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