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Performing a force restart should not delete any data, but can be helpful if your iPhone X is frozen, won't turn on, or needs troubleshooting.

  1. How to Force Restart iPhone X, How to Force Restart iPhone X: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Quickly press and release the volume-up button (1).

    • Quickly press and release the volume-down button (2).

  2. How to Force Restart iPhone X: step 2, image 1 of 1
    • Finally, press and hold the side button (3) until the Apple logo appears, and then release.

    • The screen will temporarily go dark as the iPhone shuts down and reboots. Keep holding the button until you see the  logo.

    please what do i do when my iphone X shows Up the Itunes Sign and needs to be Reset ….. And please how do i reset it

    nana dollar - Reply

    I’ve been trying to restart my iPhone X since yesterday night… doing it the way I always do (volume up or down and hold side button) and NOTHING. I just came to look for help online and all the same thing. BUT I found your way… and I got my phone back!!!! It was frozen on the same screens, unresponsive. THANK YOU!!!

    Karina Ardizzi - Reply

    It didn’t work :(. I’m pressing the button….

    Susie Lopez - Reply

    how to know what happen with my iPhone X. dark only could not charge. I did not used a week.

    Bunyavasi Malherbe - Reply


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You saved my day. My iphoneX did not respond to anything after connect with the itune. I tried to shut down by holding volume up/down + side button but it didn’t work. So I tried your method and it worked!!! Thank you so much

Satit Jan - Reply

This is a temporary solution whenever my iphone gets unresponsive i used this method but after some time it again starts doing same laggy and unresponsive behaviour

Siraj Munir - Reply

good share. thanks.

MelissaR - Reply

What is the other way?

sa sas - Reply

will it delete all data from my iPhone?

_TR0xuu_ - Reply

No, it will only reboot the operating system. Your data and settings will persist.

Arno Keifl -

Génial. Ca a bien fonctionné même sur un Iphone 12

Emmanuel - Reply

Didn’t work. Now what?

Shawn Leimbach - Reply

It's not working for me, please anymore ideas?

Christiana Linus Ekpo - Reply

Apple logo didn't show on screen,just empty battery sign

May Weather - Reply

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