How to Reset iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch – 2016

How to Reset iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch - 2015In this article i will show you all available methods How to Reset iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. I am going to show you how to reset your device if you are planning to sell it, how to reset iPhone if it has frozen etc.

If you want to sell your iPhone because you are planning to get a new generation, i will show you how to do a complete reset or Factory Reset and wipe everything in your device. Also, Like every machine, smartphones have their problems. They are not perfect. Sometimes they hang, freeze or become unresponsive and you don’t know what to do.  I am going to show you all the available reset methods out there so you will not have any problem with your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

How to Reset iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

I am will show you all these methods : How to reset iPhone if it has frozen, if it is unresponsive or do a full factory reset.

Also, i am going to use an iPhone Device. But if you have an iPad or iPod Touch, the steps and actions are the same as iPhone.

How to Reset iPhone : Frozen iPhone

All our devices, sometimes when we heavy use them, they start to freeze in couple of seconds. If you have this kind of problem and your device freeze for a short amount of time, then the solution is very simple and anyone can do it. Every IT Expert the suggest, when your device is not working and freeze for a short amount of time, to turn it Off and then turn it On again. That’t it. Just restart your iPhone/iPad or iPod. Hold the Power Button for couple of seconds and turn it Off. Wait 10 seconds and hold the Power Button again to turn it On. If your device is completely unresponsive, then follow the method below to reset it.

How to Reset iPhone : Completely Unresponsive iPhone

How to Reset iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

While i have been using my iPhone, sometimes my device become completely unresponsive. You cannot do anything with it. The buttons and touchscreen don’t work. It may seems like you broke your device. Also, there are users reporting that after they turned their device Off, the power button doesn’t work anymore and they cannot turned it On again. These are symptoms of a completely unresponsive iPhone. To fix it you should reset your device. To do this kind of reset is very easy. Just hold down Power Button ( Lock Button ) and Home Button ( the rounded button in front of your device ) at the same time for about 8-10 seconds. So, just hold these two buttons pressed for about 10 seconds until the Apple Logo appears. When the Apple Logo appears, release them and your device is now fully working.

How to Reset iPhone : Factory Reset iPhone

If you are planning to sell your device or just want to delete everything in it, you have to do a factory reset. Factory Reset deletes all your data in your device. Basically, it turns your device in factory status.

How to Reset iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

To do a factory reset iPhone go to Settings – General – Reset then tap Erase All Content and Settings.

How to Reset iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

After that, a warning popup will appear, with the option to Erase iPhone in red. Tap this option.

You will need to enter your Apple ID to do this reset and after that your iPhone will be completely wiped and ready to go to a new owner.

Note : Make sure you do a backup before doing a factory reset to your device. You may need your data to your new iPhone if you are planning to upgrade.

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