Apple® iPhone® - Allow / Deny App Access

Some apps require access to other functions of your device (e.g., Calendars, Camera, Contacts, etc.) to work properly. Check out the steps below for more info.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Privacy.
  2. Tap one of the following:
    • Contacts
    • Calendars
    • Reminders
    • Photos
    • Bluetooth Sharing
    • Microphone
    • Speech Recognition
    • Camera
    • Health
    • HomeKit
    • Media & Apple Music
    • Files and Folder
      Note Only available for devices running iOS 13 and higher. 
    • Motion & Fitness
  3. Tap the switch next to the desired app(s) to turn on Switch On or off Switch Off.
    Note Apps that have requested access to your data appear.


Note For additional info, check out this Apple article.