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Learn How To Force Restart Your iPhone

Learn How To Force Restart Your iPhone

If your iPhone isn’t responding, and you can’t turn it off then on, try forcing it to restart. Learn how to Force Restart your iPhone with Custom iPhones.

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Force Restart Your iPhone

Has your iPhone stopped working, is unresponsive and you can’t power it off or on? Don’t panic! You can try force restarting it. However, keep in mind that the process for force restarting your iPhone may vary depending on the model.

If your iPhone still doesn’t work after trying these steps, it may be frozen. In this case, it’s best to contact our team of Repair Specialists for further assistance.

Note: The steps to force restart iPhone depend on the model.

Force Restart An iPhone With FaceID

To force restart an iPhone with FaceID (such as iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone 11, iPhone 12, iPhone 13, or iPhone 14 models), follow these steps:

  1. Press and quickly release the volume up button,
  2. Press and quickly release the volume down button,
  3. Press and hold the side button,
  4. Release the button when the Apple logo appears.

Force Restart iPhone 8 Or iPhone SE (2nd Generation & Later)

For iPhone 8 or iPhone SE (2nd generation and later), use these steps to force restart:

  1. Press and quickly release the volume up button,
  2. Press and quickly release the volume down button,
  3. Press and hold the side button,
  4. Release the button when the Apple logo appears.
Force Restart an iPhone 8, or iPhone SE (2nd Generation or later)

Force Restart iPhone 7

If you’re using an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus, follow these steps:

  1. Press and hold both the volume down button and the Sleep/Wake button simultaneously,
  2. Release both buttons when the Apple logo appears.
Force Restart an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus

Force Restart iPhone 6s Or iPhone SE (1st Generation)

For iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 or iPhone SE (1st generation), the steps are:

  1. Press and hold both the Sleep/Wake button and the Home button simultaneously,
  2. Release both buttons when the Apple logo appears.
Force Restart an iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, or iPhone SE (1st Generation)

Need More Help?

If you’re experiencing issues with your iPhone, and you’ve tried force restarting it without success, don’t worry! It’s best to contact our team for further assistance. Our Repair Specialists are always ready to help you resolve any problems you might have with your iPhone. So, if you’re unsure of what to do next or need expert advice, reach out to us, and we’ll be happy to help you find a solution.