How to Delete your Siri Search and Dictation History?

SIRI is still a favorite Voice Assistant for many iPhone users. A few of my friends use SIRI Search and Dictation most of the time. They can’t use their iPhone without SIRI. From Creating Reminders, Alarms, Reading and Sending Messages, Emails, and playing/Pause music.

And one of my friends asked how to delete SIRI Search Suggestions and Dictation History as he regularly uses it on his iPhone and iPad.

Let’s see how to delete them on iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple TV.

delete siri history

Apple’s Siri gets better by saving users’ histories for testing; with interest in security development, Apple has been compelled to make it more straightforward for users to hinder the storage and data from being kept up with the device.

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Apple allows you to delete Siri Search and Dictation History by device, and further, you can prevent those SIRI Search and Dictation history being sent to Apple for Research purposes.

Let’s follow a step-by-step tutorial on deleting Siri Search History from your Apple products. Delete Siri history from your iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, MacBook, and iMac.

How to delete Siri history from your iPhone and iPad?

It is easy to delete your Siri search history from your Apple Devices. Make sure you are running iOS 13.2 or iPadOS 13.2, and later. If you haven’t updated your device yet, the first step you have to do is to update your Apple device.

Step 1: Open Settings – Siri and Search.

siri settings iphone

Step 2: Navigate to Siri and Dictation History.

iphone siri dictation history

Step 3: Tap Delete Siri and Dictation History.

delete siri dictation history

Step 4: Confirm the Deletion.

By this method, you can Delete your Siri search history on your iPhone and iPad.

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How to Delete Siri History on your Mac?

Deleting Siri history is as simple as on iPhone and iPad. Make sure your macOS is updated to the latest version.

Step 1: Go to System Preferences by clicking the Apple Menu and Click Siri

mac system preferences

Step 2: Click Delete Siri and Dictation History

siri dictation history

Step 3: Confirm the Deletion.

This method lets you delete your Siri search history on your Mac computers and laptops.

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How to delete Siri History on your Apple Watch?

Like the above devices, ensure that your WatchOS runs 6.1 or later.

Step 1: Navigate to Settings – Siri & Search.

siri settings apple watch

Step 2: Tap Siri History.

siri history apple watch

Step 4: Tap Delete Siri History.

delete siri history apple watch

Step 5: Confirm the Deletion.

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How to Delete Siri history on your Apple TV?

Like all other devices, ensure that your tvOS runs 13.2 or later.

Step 1: Navigate to Settings, General.

apple tv settings

Step 2: Select Siri and select Siri History.

apple tv siri history

Step 3: Select Delete Siri and Dictation History.

Step 4: Confirm the Deletion.

Were you able to delete SIRI search history and dictation history? Share your thoughts in the comments. Feel free to share this post with your friends. Have a wonderful day.

About the Author: Robin C

Security Consultant, Engineer, Technology Enthusiast and Blogger.

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