Quick Answer: How Do You Fix Your Home Button?

What do you do when your home button stops working?

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Can you fix the iPhone home button?

Although a repair shop might suggest you replace the home button, this YouTuber offered a different solution. Plug a USB cable into your iPhone. Then, gently push down on the 30-pin connector, so that it pushes up behind the home button. While you apply the pressure, click the home button.

How do I reset my home button?

Locate Apps or Application Manager (depending upon which device you use). Swipe the screen to the left to get to the All tab. Scroll down until you locate the currently running home screen. Scroll down until you see the Clear Defaults button (Figure A).

How much does it cost to fix home button?

If you opted for AppleCare+, a home button replacement will cost $99. Out-of-warranty home button replacements could cost up to $319 for the iPhone 7 and $349 for the iPhone 7 Plus—according to Apple’s iPhone repair info.

How do I turn on assistive touch without the home button?

Deal with a Broken iPhone Home Button by Enabling Assistive Touch

  • Open “Settings” and go to “General”, then tap on “Accessibility”
  • Under “Physical & Motor” tap on “Assistive Touch” and then flip the switch to ON.
  • Look for the new assistive touch button to appear in the lower right corner, tap that to access the virtual home button.

How do you get to home screen without home button?

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Why is my iPhone Home Button Not Working?

iOS has a neat feature that helps when hardware buttons stop working. To activate this, go to the Settings app, and select General, then Accessibility. Scroll down to the Interaction section, and tap AssistiveTouch. Now tap the button next to AssistiveTouch so that it turns green and slides to the on position.

How can I open my iPhone if my home button is broken?

How to work around a broken iPhone home button

  1. Open up Settings.
  2. Tap on General.
  3. Scroll down and tap Accessibility.
  4. Scroll down almost to the bottom, tap on AssistiveTouch, and switch the button to ON.

How can I reset my iPhone if my home button is broken?

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Where is my home screen button?

How to Add Touchscreen Home Button on iPhone, iPad

  • Open Settings.
  • Go to General > Accessibility.
  • Scroll down to the section labeled INTERACTION and tap on AssistiveTouch.
  • On the next screen, toggle AssistiveTouch to the green On position.
  • A white circle with a grey box will appear on screen. Tap this circle to expand it to a big box on screen.

Where is the home button?

The Home key is usually a round or square software button situated in the middle of your navigation bar.

How do I screenshot if my home button is broken?

Capturing a screenshot usually involves pressing two buttons on your Android device; normally the volume down and power button. On other devices, you might need to use the home button + power button combo. Either way, press the two buttons simultaneously and hold for a second.

Does Apple fix your home button for free?

If the Home button on your iPhone has stopped working, it might be time for professional help. If your Home button problem is caused by a faulty product and you’re under warranty, the repair will be free. However, if you (or your dog who stepped on the phone) are the culprit, there will be a fee for repair.

How much does Apple charge to fix a home button?

If you opted for AppleCare+, a home button replacement will cost $99. Out-of-warranty home button replacements could cost up to $319 for the iPhone 7 and $349 for the iPhone 7 Plus—according to Apple’s iPhone repair info.

How do I fix my home button?

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