Have you encountered the problem of “Siri is not working” or Siri is not recognizing your voice? Do not be alarmed, the solution is here, in this article we will provide you with all the information you need to overcome this annoying problem and what are the reasons behind it.


Causes of the problem of Siri not working?

There is more than one reason that may lead to Siri not responding to work, including the inability to connect to the Internet, technical problems related to the microphone, errors resulting from the recent update of your iPhone, and others. We will explain to you all these reasons separately and how to overcome them.

The language of communication between you and Siri

If you encounter a problem with Siri not working, the reason for the problem may be that the language in which you speak to Siri is not among the languages ​​that Siri can communicate with, to make sure of that, follow these steps:

  1. Enter the settings menu or Settings.
  2. Choose Siri and Search.
  3. Click on Language or Language.
  4. Choose the language in which you want to communicate with Siri.

Siri language

Check internet connection

From iPhoneIslam.com, the black and white wifi symbol on a white background does not work.

We all know that Siri does not work without an Internet connection, so if you see on the screen that Siri is not available, the reason may be that your iPhone is not connected to Wi-Fi or cellular data.

Low Energy Mode

Previously, if a feature was activated Low Energy Mode Siri used to stop working, but with modern iPhones, this does not happen. If you have a relatively old iPhone, you can disable Low Power Mode, then try turning on Siri, perhaps that solves the problem.

 Follow these steps to disable Low Power Mode:

  1. Open the settings menu.
  2. Choose the battery.
  3. Tap Low Power Mode.
  4. Choose the off mode.

Low energy style

Dictation feature on the iPhone

Perhaps the reason Siri isn't working is because it can't hear your voice; Because you have disabled the dictation feature on your iPhone, it's simple here, and all you have to do is restart the dictation feature again.

Follow these steps to turn the dictation feature back on:

  1. Open the settings menu.
  2. Choose General.
  3. keyboard.
  4. Turn dictation back on.


Restart Siri

In the event that you have tried all the previous solutions, and this did not work, you can now try stopping and restarting Siri again, or you can contact Technical support Apple to solve your problem.

Follow these steps to restart Siri:

  1. Open the settings menu.
  2. Choose Siri and Search.
  3. Turn Siri off and on again.


Activate accessibility

It is possible that the problem of Siri not responding to voice commands is that your phone is facing down at this time, so you can change that from the usability to solve this problem.

  1. Open the settings menu.
  2. Choose Accessibility.
  3. Click on Siri.
  4. Tap on the last option and it's always listening for "Hey Siri".

Accessibility in iPhone

iPhone microphone

When a problem occurs when Siri does not respond to the voice commands that you provide, this may be caused by the iPhone microphone, such as clogging the microphone port with dirt and dust, not Siri, so to make sure that the microphone is intact, you must use it to send an audio clip on the WhatsApp application or make a phone call.

Set restrictions for Siri

Sometimes the reason that Siri does not work may be that you have set certain usage restrictions, so if you want to disable the restrictions, follow these steps:

Duration of use

  1. Open the settings menu.
  2. Choose how long to use the device.
  3. Then tap on Content & Privacy Restrictions.
  4. Finally, click on the allowed applications.
  5. If you find any restrictions on using Siri, you can reset them again.

Do you use Siri, and do you find it useful to you? And which language do you use with Siri? Tell us in the comments



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