Apple® iPhone® - Turn AirDrop On / Off

Caution Turning on AirDrop automatically turns on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth®.

Note The steps below don't apply to the iPhone 5c or iPhone 5.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > General.
  2. Tap AirDrop.
  3. Select the AirDrop setting:
    • Receiving Off: AirDrop turned off
    • Contacts Only: AirDrop is discoverable only by people in contacts
    • Everyone: AirDrop is discoverable by everyone