How to Protect Missed Calls from iPhone Lock Screen in iOS 11

Want to protect anyone from making a return missed call from Lock screen iPhone? You need to disable return missed call from your iPhone settings.

One of the highly user-friendly features in iOS 11 is the ability to protect missed calls on iPhone Lock screen.

Once you have enabled to safeguard your missed calls, you or anyone for that matter will have to enter the passcode/Touch ID to return the missed calls. If you don’t want anyone to return any calls without your permission, you would want to use this neat feature.

How to Disable Returned Missed Calls on Lock Screen of iPhone

Step #1. Launch Settings app on your smartphone.

Open Settings App on iDeviceStep #2. Next, you have to tap on Touch ID & Passcode or on iPhone X Face ID & Passcode.

Tap on Touch ID and Passcode on iPhone

Step #3. Now, you need to enter your passcode.

Enter Your iPhone Passcode

Step #4. Under Allow Access When Locked, you have to turn off the switch next to Return Missed Calls.

Protect Missed Calls on iPhone Lock Screen in iOS 11

From now onwards, when your iPhone is locked, and you tap a missed call notification, you will have to enter your passcode or Touch ID to verify.

If you ever want to allow anyone to return missed calls from the lock screen, just follow all the steps mentioned above and turn on the switch next to Return Missed Calls.

Video: How to Protect Missed Calls from iPhone Lock Screen in iOS 11

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