How to Disable Face ID on iPhone X Temporarily or Completely
Want to disable Face ID on iPhone X but don’t know how? This guide will share 3 methods to teach you how to disable Face ID on iPhone X temporarily or completely.
AnyTrans is an all-in-one data transfer that can help you easily transfer all your files from iOS or Android device to new iPhone X. Give it a try after reading this guide on how to disable Face ID on iPhone X.
Face ID, Apple’s new facial-recognition system, and is included in iPhone X. With Face ID, your iPhone X will be unlocked easily with a simple glance. You can also use it to authorize purchases from the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, and payments with Apple Pay.
There’s no doubt that the application of Face ID makes a big jump forward in convenience. But every coin has its two sides. When you are in a new country or even in some unsafe situations that may violate your privacy or private property, it becomes essential to turn off Face ID. So, in the following, we would like to share you how to disable Face ID on iPhone X. No matter you want to temporarily or completely turn off it, you can find method here.
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Part 1. How to Disable Face ID on iPhone X Temporarily
Method 1. Press the Volume Up + Volume Down + Side button at the same time. This method is also available when iPhone X in your pocket.
Method 2. Click the Side button 5 times and you will see Power off and Emergency screen, just tap Cancel button to disable Face ID. Then, password will be required to access your iPhone X.
Part 2. How to Disable Face ID on iPhone X Completely
Step 1. Go to Settings > Face ID & Password.
Step 2. Enter your password if asked > Turn off iPhone Unlock. You can also turn off other options here: iTunes & App Store, iBooks Store, Apple Pay, Safari Autofill, etc.
How to Disable Face ID on iPhone X Completely – Screen Overview
Part 3. How to Transfer All Files from Old iPhone to iPhone X in 1 Click
To enjoy your photos, contacts, messages, etc. the same on your new iPhone X, you may eager to transfer your files from old iPhone to the new one. But as we all know that transferring iOS data with iTunes/iCloud backup would take us lots of time and some intricate steps, sometimes even fail to complete the job and cause data loss. Then is there any other labor-saving yet time-saving way can finish the task?
The answer is absolutely yes. And here we will share you the #1 iTunes alternative – AnyTrans to help you successfully transfer all files from old iPhone to new iPhone X in 1 click. It would only take 5 minutes to transfer 3000 photos with original resolution, and the whole process just a few minutes are needed. Now, let’s check it.
Step 1. Download AnyTrans and install it on your computer > Connect your both your old iPhone and iPhone X to the computer via USB cables > Choose your old iPhone > Click on Content to Device mode.
How to Transfer Files from Old iPhone to New iPhone X via Click – Step 1
Step 2. Choose iPhone X on the destination device section > Click Right Arrow to proceed.
How to Transfer Files from Old iPhone to New iPhone X via Click – Step 2
Step 3. Check the files categories you want to transfer > Click on Right Arrow to start the process. Wait for a few minutes, all selected files should be stored on your iPhone X.
How to Transfer Files from Old iPhone to New iPhone X via Click – Step 3
If you used to be an Android user and now switched to an iPhone X, you can also transfer all your files on Android device to your new iPhone X by reading on this guide: How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 6/7/8/X.
The Bottom Line
With above 3 methods, you may have got the main point on how to disable Face ID on iPhone X. If you have any other problems when turning off Face ID, don’t hesitate to leave them in comment section, we will go through the problem and reply you soon.