Ever since I upgraded to iOS 10 on my iPhone SE, I’m still trying to break from the habit of swiping the lock screen to unlock my phone.
Then, I have to touch the Home button to unlock with Touch ID, then press it to reveal the Home screen. That gets annoying at time. I often find myself holding down the button instead, making Siri speak when I don’t want it to.
Turns out there’s a simple accessibility setting you can turn on to help you with that.
In the Settings app, go in General, Accessibility, then Home Button. In there, turn on Rest Finger to Open:
Now, you’ll just have to touch the Home button on the Lock screen to unlock and open your phone.
Of course, this only works on devices with Touch ID.