Your iPhone has a hidden “button-click” trick that you should use EVERY day

EVERY iPhone has a built-in “button click” trick that will make your life a lot easier.

Even Apple fans who have owned an iPhone for years may have missed this clever hack.

You can enable any of these features using the “triple click” iPhone trick


You can enable any of these features using the “triple click” iPhone trickPhoto credit: Apple/The Sun

It is a Apple Shortcut in Accessibility preferences called “Triple Click”.

if you have one iPhone With Face ID, you can activate specific features by triple-clicking the side button.

It’s also possible to do this with the home button if your iPhone has one.

You can set many different functions to the “triple click” according to your needs.

Finding that smart iPhone hackgo to Settings > Accessibility > Accessibility Shortcut.

Then select the desired function.

You can also change the activation speed of the clicks so you don’t click them accidentally.

The trick can be used to activate a zoom feature or launch the iPhone’s built-in magnifier camera.

And you can also use it to launch the voice control function, which allows you to use iPhone hands-free.

It’s also a great way to access background noise.

This is a clever trick that plays white noise, rain or sea sounds to help you fall asleep.

Five click trick

The three-click trick should not be confused with the similar five-click trick – which is a quick way to contact emergency services.

Go to Settings > Emergency SOS to enable this feature.

Then press either the side or top button five times to pull up the Emergency SOS slider.

Next, drag the emergency slider to start the call.

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iPhone sends your current location to your emergency contacts and emergency services.

And the contacts also get updates when your location changes.

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