How To Fix Siri AirPods Pro Controls Not Working In iOS 15

Siri AirPods Control Not Working

Siri AirPods Control Not Working

Are you trying to change AirPods Pro Active Noise Controls with Siri? Do you want to enable Transparency mode or disable Active Noise Cancellation but it’s not working? Siri replies with ‘Sorry, I can’t do that’ or ‘I’m sorry, I’m afraid I can’t do that’? Yes, the Siri voice commands regarding AirPods Controls are broken!

How To Fix Siri AirPods Pro Noise Control Not Working

First, try to restart iPhone and reconnect the Bluetooth EarPods. If the problem persists you can apply the following workarounds:

1. Tweak Noise Controls Manually

how to edit noise control in settings
Yes, this affects productivity, but there’s nothing else that you can do to bypass the Siri Noise Control bug:

  • Open Settings and tap on Bluetooth, with the AirPods Pro turned on and nearby.
  • Tap the blue ‘i’ icon, available next to the ‘Connected’ label.
  • Tap on Noise Cancellation or Transparency.

2. Use Control Center Toggles

A faster way to change the AirPods Pro Noise Controls when Siri isn’t able to is available in the Control Center:
how to change AirPods Pro noise controls in control center

  • Swipe-down from the top-right corner of the screen.
  • Long-press the Volume controls.
  • Tap on Noise Control Transparency available at the bottom of the screen.
  • Select the desired AirPods playback mode.