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What do the green and orange dots mean on an iPhone? How to tell when apps are using your microphone or camera

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Your iPhone will indicate when an app is using your microphone or camera. Crystal Cox/Business Insider
The green or orange dots on your iPhone signal when an app is using the camera or microphone, respectively.
These colored dots were introduced in iOS 14, and are meant to help you track how apps are accessing your device.
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If you're an iPhone user , you may have noticed that an orange dot and a green dot now occasionally appear in the top corner of the screen. These dots are called indicator lights, and they alert users to when an...
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