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Introduction

Follow the steps in this guide to Force Restart an iPhone 7 Plus.

  1. To force restart your device, press and hold both the Sleep/Wake and Volume Down buttons for at least ten seconds. This Force Restart procedure is different from previous model years since the iPhone 7 series does not have a physical Home Button to press down.
    • To force restart your device, press and hold both the Sleep/Wake and Volume Down buttons for at least ten seconds.

    • This Force Restart procedure is different from previous model years since the iPhone 7 series does not have a physical Home Button to press down.

  2. 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.

  3. Once the Apple logo appears, release both buttons and your iPhone will restart.
    • Once the Apple logo appears, release both buttons and your iPhone will restart.

Conclusion

You have successfully restarted your iPhone 7 Plus.

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This threw me off when my wife's iPhone 7 froze. Plain and simple write up!

Morgan Cordry - Reply

Glad to have helped :)

Chris Mason -

not work my phone disable

mufi suma - Reply

and I can't restore it

mufi suma - Reply

Still doesn’t work

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