How to reboot your iPhone?

March 2017


How to reboot your iPhone?




You can try to reboot your iPhone in the following situations:
  • Screen fades or turns black.
  • Apps or device become unresponsive.
  • Buttons are not working.
  • Any situation where you want to avoid a master reset or restoring your device to factory settings, as this would result in the deletion of all the data stored on your iPhone.


Procedure:
  • Here is a simple method to reboot your iPhone, without losing your stored data. It is as if you were restarting your iPhone from scratch.
  • Press and hold down the Sleep/Wake button and Home button simultaneously for at least 10 seconds. *The screen will go dark and the Apple logo will appear on the black background.
  • You can now release the buttons and allow the device to boot normally.

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