What do I do if my iPhone or iPad won’t turn on?

Why did my iPad go black and wont turn on?

If your iPad screen is black and unresponsive, it may simply mean the device is turned off or has a dead battery. A black iPad screen may also indicate a software crash, which can usually be fixed by forcing it to restart.

Why is my iPad not turning on even though it’s charged?

A dead battery could be the reason why your iPad is not turning on, even when plugged in. Failing batteries display a “low battery” indicator but a completely dead battery does not respond until there is enough power to allow it to function.

What is iPad black screen of death?

Check the Charging Port for the iPad Screen of Death If you see a black screen on your iPad, then it might have run out of battery. However, the issue might not be as simple as that. To ensure that your iPad is charging properly, you had better check its charging port.

How do I get my iPad to turn on?

Turn on iPad: Press and hold the top button until the Apple logo appears. Turn off iPad: Simultaneously press and hold the top button and either volume button, then drag the slider.

How do I know if my dead iPad is charging?

Voila, now you know how to tell if your iPad is charging when dead! Once your iPad is on, you can check the battery icon on your screen. If there is a lightning bar in the middle, then your iPad is charging.

Why is my iPad frozen and not working?

If your iPad is frozen and unresponsive, or too sluggish for use, try to force-restart it. You can do this by holding down the home button and the power button at the same time on older iPads for more than ten seconds (or through a combination of buttons on an iPad with Face ID). When you see the Apple logo, let go.

Can an iPad suddenly stop working?

There are cases where your iPad freezes entirely or just become severely unresponsive. Alternatively, perform a hard restart by pressing and holding both the HOME button AND the POWER/SLEEP/WAKE button until the Apple logo appears. Remember, keep holding both those buttons until that Apple logo shows up on the screen.

Why won’t my iPhone or iPad turn on?

If you’ve pressed the Power button and the screen won’t turn on or you see an error message, don’t worry. You can probably make it boot again. The instructions here will make any iPhone or iPad boot up and work properly. If they don’t, your device has a hardware problem preventing it from booting. Sorry, the video player failed to load.

How to fix iPad won’t restart issue?

Step 1: First press and release the button for Volume Up. Step 2: Press and release the button for Volume down. Step 3: Press and keep holding the side power button until you can see the Apple logo. Step 4: Release the buttons and you will see that the iPad has restarted.

How do I restart my iPhone or iPad without the keyboard?

iPad models with Face ID: Press and quickly release the Volume Up button. Press and quickly release the Volume Down button. Then press and hold the Power button until the device restarts. iPhone 8 or later: Press and quickly release the Volume Up button. Press and quickly release the Volume Down button.