It is now possible to scan QR Code with an iPhone under iOS 11 without going through a third-party app. This is one of the many novelties of iOS 11 discrete and provides comfort to users. The information stored in a QR code is usually the address of a website or a redirection to an application but it can, of course, be used for many other things (WiFi, etc.). Reading a code like this triggers an action, such as connecting to a website.
How to Scan a QR Code on iPhone under iOS 11?
Check under iOS 11 in Settings, Camera that QR Code Scanner option is enabled (set to green). A notification will appear at the top of your screen. It is not necessary to take a picture to start the QR Code recognition, reading and recognition are instantaneous.
- Tap on the notification
The Safari application opens to open the contents of the QR code. This feature is also able to add a contact or join a Wi-Fi network
How to Turn off Scan QR code?
This feature is enabled by default on iOS 11, however, if you wish, you can disable it quite easily by following these steps:
1.Go to Settings on your iPhone.
2.Then go to the Camera tab.
3.It only remains to disable this feature by changing from green to white the button “Scan QR codes”