Restart iPhone

If your iPhone isn’t working right, try restarting it.

Turn iPhone off then on

  1. To turn iPhone off, do one of following:

    • On an iPhone with Face ID: Simultaneously press and hold the side button and either volume button until the sliders appear, then drag the Power Off slider.

    • On an iPhone with a Home button: Press and hold the side button or Sleep/Wake button (depending on your model), then drag the slider.

      Illustrations of three different iPhone models, all with the screens facing up. The leftmost illustration shows the volume up and volume down buttons on the left side of the device. The side button is shown on the right. The middle illustration shows the side button on the right of the device. The rightmost illustration shows the Sleep/Wake button on the top of the device.
    • All models: Go to Settings  > General > Shut Down, then drag the slider.

  2. To turn iPhone back on, press and hold the side button or Sleep/Wake button (depending on your model) until the Apple logo appears.

If you can’t turn iPhone off and on, try forcing it to restart.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.