How to use iPhone and iPad as a magnifying glass


  1. Open Settings and tap on General
  2. Next tap Accessibility and then Magnifier
  3. Tap the toggle on the right to turn the feature on
  4. Now you can activate the magnifier by triple clicking the side button (previously sleep/wake button)


Alternate option to activate magnifier

Another great way to quickly pull the magnifier is through a customized Control Center icon. Here’s how:

  1. Open Settings and tap on Control Center
  2. Tap Customize Controls
  3. Tap the + symbol next to Magnifier
  4. Adjust the position with the hamburger icon (three lines) on the right
  5. Open Control Center by swiping down from the top right corner of the display on iPhone X or swiping up from the bottom of the display on iPhone 8/8 Plus and older

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