Introduction

Use this guide to force restart your iPhone 6 when it is frozen and not responding. Force restarts are very simple and require no tools.

Image 1/2: While holding the Home button, press and hold the Sleep/Wake button. Image 2/2: While holding the Home button, press and hold the Sleep/Wake button.
  • Press and hold the Home button.

  • While holding the Home button, press and hold the Sleep/Wake button.

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  • Continue holding both buttons for about 10 seconds, until the Apple logo appears.

Thanks so much. I almost tried opening the phone to remove and reconnect the battery.

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Hi I tried this method and I still can't get my phone unfrozen. Is there anything else I could try? Thank you in advance .

cracciato - Reply

I have an Iphone 6 which just broke in mid use. No GPS signal then freeses. Now it only goes as far as the apple logo. Tried to update and replace from a backup but nothing works. I havent goten it back but service says it needs replacement for 379Euros. Do you have any ideas on how to debug what needs to replaced? Mobo, something else maybe? does anybody know what IOS requires from the hardware to be able boot up? What post tests are there. The phone has always been in a lifeproof nuud case thats really robust and waterproof so I can't understand what could have gone wrong on this...

christianharju - Reply

this works if you have random block popping up on you screen just saying!

jakke.orn - Reply

My iphone 6 shows "iphone disabled"

what do i do please??

Stanley Ifeanyi - Reply

this doesn't work, i just use ReiBoot (iPhone restart freeware). enter recovery mode and exit restart my iphone 6s.

Sunny Ye - Reply

Worked...Thanks :)

WillitSo - Reply

This worked for me,such an easy thing to do also

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