How to open and close Control Centre
The way you open and close Control Centre depends on the type of device you have. Find your device model below and then follow the steps. Or find out how to open Control Centre on your iPad.
iPhone X and later
- To open Control Centre, swipe down from the top right-hand corner of your screen.
- To close Control Centre, swipe up from the bottom of the screen or tap the screen.
If you swipe too close to the centre at the top of your screen, you may open Notification Centre instead of Control Centre.
iPhone SE, iPhone 8 and earlier, and iPod touch
- To open Control Centre, swipe up from the bottom edge of any screen.
- To close Control Centre, tap the top of the screen or press the Home button.