The Lock screen has been redesigned which is the biggest plus in the iOS 10. As per the new design, you don’t need to press the sleep/wake button or the Home button to unlock your iPhone. Now we have got the all new ‘Raise to Wake’ feature.
This is not it, the good old ‘Swipe to unlock’ feature has also been put to the rest now. Now just press the home button and your phone will be unlocked. Some people might find the ‘press Home button to unlock’ bit odd, but we are sure that after sometimes they will start liking it. But still, you are not a fan of this feature you can disable it. Although you can unlock your device by just placing your fingertip registered with the Touch ID on the Home button just like you used to do previously. Still, you want to know how it works? Ok then read the following carefully.
How to Disable “Press Home to Unlock” in iOS 10 on iPhone and iPad
Step #1: First of all launch the Settings app on your iPhone.
Step #2: Now, tap on General, and then tap on Accessibility.
Step #3: Scroll down till you find the Home Button and tap on it.
Step #4: Toggle on the switch next to “Reset Finger to Open” option.
This is it! Now you have disabled the press home to unlock your iPhone or iPad which is enabled by iOS 10. It is very simple to do. In future, if you a change of mind and want to enable this feature then follows the same steps mentioned here and toggle the switch again as mentioned in the Step #4 mentioned above.
Hope you have gone through the article carefully. Do let us know how easy it was for you to disable this new feature offered by Apple on its new iOS 10 OS here in the comments or even on various social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.