Last Updated on January 17, 2022 by admin
One of Apple’s AirPods’ capabilities allows Siri to read aloud text messages as soon as they are received. The user may then respond to the news without using their hands. However, the will be functionality it happens to pause everything a user is doing to read the text message. This article explains how to disable AirPods from announcing new messages.
Why is the ‘AirPods read texts’ option disabled?
Siri can read a text message above any other app or activity on the phone thanks to Announce Messages with Siri. As a result, Siri will interrupt your podcast, audiobook, or music to provide notifications that may or may not be relevant at the time. As a result, many people have wondered if they can turn off the feature.
How to stop airpods from reading your iphone messages?
There are two methods to stop your AirPods from reading your iPhone messages:
- Using Settings, you may eliminate Announcing Messages with Siri from the control center.
- With Siri’s Control Center, you may turn off or temporally disable announce messages.
You may disable the Announce Messages function in the Control Center if you never use it. Find Announce Messages under Settings > Control Center. Tap the negative sign (-) next to Announce Messages.
How to disable notifications?
Siri will not announce any incoming information once you remove it from the Control Center. The only way to utilize Announce Notifications with Siri is to follow the same procedures to re-enable it. Alternatively, you may use the Control Panel on your iPhone to temporarily disable the Announce Messages function. Swipe down from the upper-right corner of the screen to see the control panel, then press the Announce Notifications icon to turn it off. Until you switch it back on, it will remain disabled.
You may also disable it for a set period if you like. Hold the Announce Messages symbol in your hand until a menu opens. You may then select Mute for 60 minutes or Off for the entire day. If you choose either option, the Announce Messages function will be reactivated after the period you specify.
How to use your apple watch to turn off message reading on airpods?
Swipe up from the bottom of your Apple Watch to open the Control Center. Then, hit the Announce Messages with the Siri symbol to switch off the function. Alternatively, you may press and hold the character to bring up a menu that lets you deactivate Announce Messages for an hour or the entire day. Announce Messages will automatically switch back on when the timer expires, regardless of your choice.
Annoying messages from Siri
You may also respond to alarms without having to use your hands. It seems incredible in principle, but it can be annoying for individuals who get a lot of alerts at once (from things like active group conversations or Twitter responses). Don’t worry; we’ve got you covered if you don’t know how to turn it off. We’ll also lead you through the process of turning the feature on if this how-to has motivated you to do so.
How to disable announcement notifications?
Using your iPhone or iPad, you may disable the function. The option to regulate Siri announcements is tucked away in the Settings menu, but it’s easy to find with a few clicks.
- Open Settings and choose Notifications from the drop-down menu.
- Toggle off Announce alerts by tapping on it.
Then you’re ready to go. You won’t have to worry about Siri spamming your AirPods with texts, reminders, and other notifications. If you don’t want to disable the function entirely, you may disable the Headphones option under Announce When Connected To. Instead, Siri will only make announcements via Car Play (if your card supports it). You may, however, disable that option.
How to customize and enable announce notifications?
When you enable the function, you have a lot of customization possibilities. You may choose whether Siri should Announce New Messages, Quiet New Messages, or Remember the Previous Setting starting with CarPlay (this will use the announcement setting from the last time you drove). You may also choose to enable the Reply Without Confirmation function. If an app allows responses is available, Siri will read your message back to you before sending it.
Finally, you may choose which applications Siri should broadcast alerts from. Apps that support the functionality, both native and third-party, are mentioned at the bottom. Toggle on the Announcing Notifications option, browse through and press each app individually. If you want Siri to chirp in your AirPods to indicate notifications, you may reduce it to a minimum this way.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Is it an easy process to stop notifications from Siri?
Yes, it is simple. In the above article, a straightforward procedure is mentioned.
- Do iPod and Ipad have the same process to stop notifications?
No, there is a slight difference.