How to turn off Shake to Undo feature on iPhone or iPad [iOS] [Guide]

iOS devices especially iPhone and iPad comes with a handy trait that undoes text you have typed on the keyboard when sending messages to someone, writing notes or just searching a topic. As we have already shown you how to undo text by shaking your iPhone or iPad, today, we will show you how you can turn off Shake to Undo feature that’s available on your iPhone or iPad having iOS 9 or later. As good as it is, people also find it annoying because it triggers the undo trick automatically and bothers you when doing something.


Note: Your device must be on iOS 9 or later to turn off the Shake to Undo feature.

How to turn off Shake to Undo feature on your iPhone or iPad

To turn off the shake to undo feature here’s what you need to do.

Step 1: Go to the Settings on your iPhone or iPad and tap on General. Swipe to find the Accessibility option.



Step 2: Under Accessibility on the right, scroll down and locate ‘Shake to Undo‘. You will notice that it is turned on indicating the status. Tap on it and pick the slider switch to turn it off. They gray color shows that the ‘Shake to Undo’ feature is turned off.



You have successfully disabled the Shake to Undo feature. However, with the same steps, you can also enable it if you have decided to enable it later, it’s a no-brainer.

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