Shortcuts on iPhone and iPad make you more productive by doing various tasks in a few taps. In addition, you can also add shared shortcuts from family and friends, other websites, etc. But because of these sources of shortcuts from outside the Gallery, they are called “untrustworthy.” To get it, you need to enable Shared shortcuts on your iPhone and iPad. Let me show you how to do it.
How to Allow Unbelievable Shortcuts on iPhone and iPad
Before You Begin: Some shortcuts developed by enthusiastic iOS and iPadOS users are very helpful. However, make sure you don’t install shortcuts from incomplete sites. This can cause damage such as data leakage, hacking, unnecessary notifications, redirects to advertisements, etc. Unlike applications, Apple allows us to get third party shortcuts. So make sure you use it carefully.
- Launch the Settings apps on your iPhone or iPad.
- Scroll down and tap Shortcuts.
- Tap the switch to Allow Unlocked Shortcut.
- Confirm the action by tapping Allow.
- The device will request a Passcode, enter your device password.
There she is! Now you can add and run shortcuts from websites, Reddit, and other places. However, in an effort to color you so that you don’t use untrusted sources, your device will display the “Add Unbelievable Shortcuts” tab in red.
Can’t Activate Toggle to Allow Unbelievable Shortcuts?
Facing difficulties in step 3 above? Open the Shortcuts application and tap My Shortcuts from the lower left. Tap any shortcut to run it. Now, open the Settings application and follow the steps above. You will be able to activate the option to Allow Untrusted Shortcuts without stuttering.
Next, you might be wondering where can I get helpful shortcuts? Well, we have a post for you that has a list of the best Siri Shortcuts. Go ahead and download some of those that most excite you.