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  • To force restart your device, press and hold both the Sleep/Wake and Volume Down buttons for at least ten seconds.

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

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

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Thanks a million, I couldn't figure out why the old technique didn't work.

sinwillett - Reply

It's my pleasure Sinwillett

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You can learn something new everyday!

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Happy to help, Andrew :)

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