What Do You Do When Your IPhone Home Button Stops Working?

Why has my home button stopped 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 much does it cost to fix home button on iPhone?

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 on my iPhone 6?

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How do I get into settings if my home button is broken?

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How do you fix your home button?

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Can Apple fix my home button?

If you break your home button and you need to replace it, you’ll want to go to an official Apple Store or an authorized repair shop to avoid the error 53. If a third-party repair shop replaces your home button and you’re running iOS 9, Apple automatically bricks your phone.

How much is it 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.

Can you fix a broken home button on iPhone?

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. Remove the cable, and see if that fixed the problem.

Where is iPhone control 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.

What do you do when your phone buttons dont work?

If the power or volume buttons on your Android phone are a little worse for wear, you can replace them with a few software apps. One of the best around is Button Savior, which adds a small panel on the side of your screen and gives you access to power, home, camera, call, and volume buttons.

How do I replace my iPhone home button?

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How do I restart my iPhone if my home button is broken and the screen is black?

Once you take your phone out let it sit for 5-7 minutes to warm up a bit. Then hold down the side button for 3 seconds until the apple pops up if that doesn’t work then plug your phone in until the apple pops up on the screen. Then your phone will restart and everything will work properly.

How can I turn my iPhone on 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 do I get into settings without home button?

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