How do I turn on vibration for my iPhone ?

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    In the future, please include the model of the device (e.g., iPhone 3GS) and the operating system version number (e.g., 4.3.5) in order for us to better help you. Apple frequently changes options and settings and may also move things around. – user10355 Sep 2 '11 at 7:57

Setting/Sound ~ Vibrate ON/Off


  • weird, my friends were convinced my iphone is spoilt because it can't vibrate. is it that before iphone 4 we don't have this settings? – Pacerier Sep 2 '11 at 20:35
  • My iPhone 3 had the vibrate setting in the same screen. – Hand-E-Food Sep 4 '11 at 22:37

There are three buttons to the left of the unit when you hold it facing you. If you flip the top switch down (push it against the back of the unit), it will turn off the ringer and go into vibrate mode.

Alternatively, you can also make the phone vibrate and ring. That is accomplished by going into Settings, then Sounds. If you look down several options, you'll see one that says Vibrate (not the one listed under the Silent heading). Enabling this will add vibrate alongside the ringer.

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