Apple has announced the iOS 16 for Apple iPhone and it includes several new features that allow users to tailor the user experience to their needs. One such feature that the company has introduced in the latest version of the operating system is the ability to assign a focus mode to the lock screen.
If a specific focus mode is associated with a lock screen background, the user can simply swipe to that specific lock screen and activate the selected focus mode on the smartphone. To disable focus mode, the user just needs to swipe and switch to another lock screen and the mode will be changed automatically.
In this step-by-step guide, we are going to show you how to assign a focus mode to the lock screen on your Apple iPhone running the latest iOS 16.
How to associate a focus mode with the lock screen on an Apple iPhone running iOS 16
Step 1: Open the Apple iPhone and tap the screen to access the lock screen.
Step 2: After that, tap and hold on the lock screen wallpaper to enter the lock screen editing mode.
Step 3: Now switch to the lock screen that you want to assign a focus mode to.
Step 4: On this lock screen, tap the gray “Focus” button.
Step 5: Select the desired focus mode from the Link Focus menu.
That’s it. If you have followed the above steps, you have successfully added the desired focus mode to the lock screen of your Apple iPhone running the latest iOS 16 operating system. You can now activate the selected focus mode on your smartphone simply by going to the lock screen where the focus mode has been added. To disable the selected focus mode, just switch to another lock screen.