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Questions tagged [control-center]

A feature on iOS and watchOS that lets you quickly access common controls.

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iOS 12.2 Control Center Remote Control Finds no TVs

We have two Apple TV 4s and a number of iOS devices. After the iOS 12.2 update, my iPhone XS would not find the TV called LIVING ROOM but would work with PORCH just fine. I uninstalled the Remote app, ...
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ios defaulting to music in control centre

I was wondering if there was a way to prevent the control centre from defaulting to music. I listen to a lot of podcasts and I’ve tried various apps including Apple Podcasts to see if the following ...
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Apple TV Remote option in iPhone Control Center doesn't work

I have an Apple TV which works perfectly. On my iPhone 6s I've been using the Apple TV Remote app for quite some time and that too works perfectly. A week ago I activated the Apple TV Remote option ...
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iOS Widget for turning Wi-Fi on/off

Is there a widget for turning on and off Wi-Fi? I have to open up the settings and go to Wi-Fi to switch it off. For me, this is annoying and unacceptable. Just can't live with it. I know: What the ...
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Is it possible to customise the ‘fixed’ controls at the top of Control Center?

iOS 11 provides the ability to customise the lower toggle controls in Control Center (show/hide and rearrange) from Settings → Control Center. Is it possible to customise the other controls at the ...
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iOS 11 not displaying media control

When I play media in iOS 11 (e.g. spotify), media control doesn't recognize it and show it on my lock screen or in control center. If I do a hard reset, the problem goes away temporarily. I am using ...
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How to adjust volume during movie playback on iOS 11?

A recent update to iOS 11 eliminated the volume control, which used to be in the corner of the screen when you tapped a movie as it was playing. My iPad is on a stand and the physical volume ...
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How do I actually disable Wi-Fi or Bluetooth in iOS 11 Control Center? [duplicate]

This isn't a duplicate because the other question is slightly different(asking about wifi/bluetooth automatically turning on) and this was also asked first. In iOS 11, I can't disable Bluetooth or Wi-...
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How to get back old Wi-Fi-button behavior in Control Center? [duplicate]

In iOS 11 when we disable the Wi-Fi in the control center it doesn't actually disable the radio. According to Apple, the device is disconnected from Wi-Fi and auto-join is disabled until You turn on ...
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How do I prevent someone from switching off mobile data from control center in iOS 11 while the iPhone is locked?

Till iOS 10.3, control center did not allow you to toggle mobile data from control center. Thus, if your phone was being handled by someone else, he could not switch off mobile data without locking ...
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How to avoid that music control center “forgets” music app?

Music control center works perfectly fine, except it sometimes seems to "forget" the music app I was using it with. And then just clicking wont do it anymore. Instead I have to click at the top and ...
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iPad does not do automatic screen rotation

I've a problem with my iPad. After I updated to the lastest version of iOS the automatic screen rotation doesn't work anymore. I tried to restart my iPad because I supposed that it was only a system ...
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iOS 10: Control Center for Music- Music Won't Play

Before you say it, yes. I know that the control center in iOS 10 is divided into two panels. But whenever I try to play music from YouTube on Safari (being specific there), I click on the play button, ...
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Apple Watch iOS 3 control center does not show unlock symbol any longer

Some days ago I mentioned by accident that my Apple Watch control center (the menu which appears when you swipe from bottom to top) does no longer show the symbol to lock the watch. My wifes Apple ...
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Is it possible to customise iOS 10's Control Center?

I would like to customise the buttons on one screen. I need media, bluetooth/airplay, alarm clock, airplane mode, flaslight and calculator. That could fit neatly into one screen. Having different ...
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What does the app name means above music player in Control Center

Mine is showing "App Store", when clicked, it brings me to App Store, but what is the reason of it showing up in Control center?
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iOS 8/7 keyboard swipe up menu: no control center access

How can I access the iOS 8 Control Center swipe-up menu while the keyboard is active?
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Control center bug on iPhone

I have an iPhone 6 Plus. There is a fairly recurring display bug concerning the AirDrop/AirPlay area in control center. Sometimes it appears squished, so that only a few pixels of it is visible. ...
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Disable media controls on iPhone lockscreen

When playing any kind of audio (for example the Music or Spotify app) you see media controls on your lockscreen. They are handy, but also cover the wallpaper I like to see (I can control the music ...
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Control center not working in portrait mode (iPad 2)?

I just upgraded my iPad 2 WiFi to iOS 7.0.4 and noticed this bug that's really strange: No matter what I do, I can't bring up the control center when the iPad is in portrait mode. When in landscape, ...
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Is Control Center the only place where one can find the AirPlay button?

The AirPlay button that one can use to switch where to send audio/video from an iOS device used to be found to the right of essentially all volume controls (In the Music app, Podcasts app, Safari ...