Apple® iPhone® - Restrict App Usage

Note Notes:

  • The corporate policy may determine allowable restrictions. Contact your Exchange / IT admin for assistance.
  • The steps below only apply to the following models running iOS 11 and lower:
    • iPhone 5 / 5c
    • iPhone 4 / 4s


  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings Icon > General > Restrictions.
  2. Tap Enable Restrictions.
  3. Enter a restrictions passcode.
  4. Re-enter the restrictions passcode.
  5. Tap the applicable switch(es) (e.g., Safari, Camera, etc.) to turn on Switch On or off Switch Off.
    Note Any restriction set to 'off' hides the corresponding icon on the Home screen.


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