How to Get Virtual Buttons on an iPhone

by Ask SUAPP

Control your iOS device completely on screen without any physical buttons!


  • iOS device with iOS 5 or higher
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Go into "Settings"

    Step 2

    Select "General"

    Step 3

    Scroll down to "Accessibility"

    Step 4

    Scroll down to "AssistiveTouch"

    Step 5

    Turn on "AssistiveTouch"

    Step 6

    A circle will appear on screen (sorry for the missing image, it disappears when you take a screen shot)

    Step 7

    Now you can control your iOS device without any physical buttons

    Step 8

    Some of the other options available under "Device"

    Step 9

    Keep in mind you still need physical buttons to unlock the device but other than that, everything can be done on screen. Also, some apps (mostly games) hide the AssistiveTouch button but that's rare.