Skip to main content

Released on September 19, 2014, this 4.7" screen iPhone is the smaller version of the iPhone 6 Plus. Identifiable by the model numbers A1549, A1586, and A1589.

4752 Questions View all

iPhone not charging, "this accessory may not be supported."

I have this iphone 6 motherboard that works almost fine, exept it wan't recognise the charging cable, and the message pops up: "This accessory may not be supported".

I have tried "millions" of different cabels, originals too, but it dosn't work.

I can charge it by turning the phone of while it is plugged in, but that is no good...

I have tried with diferent ports too, dosn't make a difference.

I have tried updating/restorering the phone, didn't help.

Could it be fixed by jailbreaking the phone and mabye run it on an older ios?

Could it be the charging chip (U2)?

Thanks for your help :)

Answer this question I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 1
Add a comment

2 Answers

Most Helpful Answer

one thing that may cause your iPhone to reject your charging cable is that your charging socket/hole/connector may be full of dirt, like lint, or dust. a good way to clean this out is with a toothpick, carefully. alternate scraping the dirt out and blowing in the charger port to loosen the dirt. dirt in the charger hole may cause a poor connection, including the error message

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1


I tried conecting a completly new socket to the motherboard, didn't help.

The problem must be software related or some hardware failure on the motherboard


Add a comment

Try a DFU mode restore, if not then it would probably be the tristar chip.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1


DFU restore didn't help ..

Guess I'll try replacing the chip then.


Add a comment

Add your answer

anthonriis will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 1

Past 7 Days: 7

Past 30 Days: 52

All Time: 9,666