How to Turn Off Restrictions on the iPhone SE

The Restrictions feature on your iPhone SE is an effective way to block some of the features and functionality on the device that you either don’t want or need, or that you are concerned about someone else using. But the Restrictions can be pretty definitive, and you may find that you turned something off that you now need to be able to use.

Fortunately the Restrictions menu is also something that can be turned on or off as needed. So find your Restrictions passcode and follow the tutorial below to see how you can stop the Restrictions on your iPhone SE and start using the full capabilities of the device.


How to Disable Restrictions on an iPhone SE

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone SE, in iOS 10.3.2. This guide assumed that your iPhone SE’s restrictions are currently enabled, and that you know the password for those restrictions. The restrictions passcode can be different than the device passcode. If you do not know the passcode, then you will not be able to complete this tutorial.

Step 1: Open the Settings menu.

open settings



Step 2: Choose the General option.

select general



Step 3: Scroll down and select Restrictions.

open the iphone se restrictions menu



Step 4: Enter the Restrictions passcode.

how to unrestrict an iphone se



Step 5: Touch the Disable Restrictions button at the top of the screen. Note that you can also scroll down and disable or enable any options on this menu, if you would prefer to leave Restrictions turned on.

how to disable restrictions on the iphone se



Step 6: Enter the Restrictions passcode again to turn it off.

turn off iphone se restrictions



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