Introduction

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

  1. Press and hold the Home button. 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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  3. Continue holding both buttons for about 10 seconds, until the Apple logo appears. Continue holding both buttons for about 10 seconds, until the Apple logo appears.
    • Continue holding both buttons for about 10 seconds, until the Apple logo appears.

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Thank you! Thank you! This tip saved my day!

pamathis - Reply

I dropped my phone in the garage it locked my screen when I turn it on it has lines across real colorful but locked I m not able to retrieve contacts or photos from it…is there any hope,? I had to purchase another phone same one iPhone 6s I really need my contacts and photos from this phone?

atina1951 - Reply

my home button doesnt work, how do i do this without the home button?

Kennedy Truong - Reply

its not  working for me I been trying it and just did again any other suggestions when u have no ride

Amanda Wright - Reply

Swollen battery kept the home button from properly working on my phone, it spread the case apart slightly. Do you have battery problems?

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