iOS Turn VoiceOver on or off

Important: VoiceOver changes the gestures you use to control iPhone & iPad. When VoiceOver is on, you must use VoiceOver gestures to operate iPhone & iPad.

iPhone & iPad:

  • Go to Settings > Accessibility > VoiceOver, then turn the setting on or off
  • Summon Siri and say "Turn on VoiceOVer" or "Turn off VoiceOver"
  • Use Control Center

iPhone only:

  • Triple-click the side button (on an iPhone with Face ID)
  • Triple-click the home button (on an iPhone with a Home Button)

iPad only:

  • Triple-click the top button (on an iPad with Face ID)
  • Triple-click the home button (on an iPad with a Home Button)