How To Remove Search Bar On iPhone Home Screen

Remove Search Bar On iPhone Home Screen

In iOS 16, Apple added a Search button on the Home Screen of iPhones. Tapping this search button brings the search interface. But you can always swipe down on the Home Screen to open the same search interface. So, having a search button on the Home Screen isn’t much useful. If you also do not like the search button on the Home Screen, you can hide it. In this article, I will tell you how to hide the search button from the home screen of the iPhone.

Hide Search Bar from iPhone Home Screen

To hide this search button, open the Settings app. Go to Home Screen. Now under the Search section, turn off the toggle “Show on Home Screen”. It will hide the Search button from the Home Screen of the iPhone.

That’s all you have to do to hide the search button and get back the regular Home Screen‌ dots.

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Deepanker Verma is the founder of Nerdy Guides. He is a tech blogger, software developer, and gadget freak. He also runs TheWPGuides, and Techlomedia

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