Turn iPhone on or off
To activate your iPhone, press the button on the side. To power off your iPhone, you may either press the side button (which, on some models, also doubles as one of the volume buttons) or go into Settings.
In the event that your iPhone isn’t functioning as planned, you can attempt to restart it by powering it down and then powering it back up again. If turning it off and then back on doesn’t solve the problem, you might try restarting it manually.
Turn on iPhone
Press and hold the side button until the Apple logo appears.
Turn off iPhone
To turn off Face ID on an iPhone, press and hold the side button as well as either volume button at the same time until the sliders display, and then move the Power Off slider to the left.
Apple iPhone including the Home button: First, you need to hold down the side button, and then you can move the slider.
All models: Go to Settings > General > Shut Down, then drag the slider.
Force restart iPhone
You can attempt forcing the iPhone to restart if it isn’t responding and you can’t turn it off and then back on again.
The button for increasing the volume should be pressed, then swiftly released.
The button for lowering the volume should be pressed, then swiftly released.
Maintain pressure on the button located on the side.
At the point where the Apple logo appears, you should let go of the side button.
Note: Please go to the iOS 15 version of this page for instructions on how to do a force restart on an iPhone 7, iPhone 6s, or iPhone SE (1st generation), as these models are not compatible with iOS 16.
If iPhone doesn’t restart after you try these procedures, read the Apple Support article If your iPhone won’t switch on or is frozen. Alternatively, if you restart your iPhone and it still isn’t functioning as you would like it to, check out the iPhone Support page.
Where is the power button on iPhone 13?
You can access the power slider by simultaneously pressing and holding the side button as well as either of the volume buttons. This will bring up the menu at the top of the screen. If you move the slider all the way to the right, it will put your iPhone into sleep mode.
How do I turn on my new iPhone 13?
Keep pressing and holding the button on the side until you see the Apple logo. If you can’t get your iPhone to switch on, the battery might just need to be charged.
How do I turn off my iPhone 13 without sliding?
To begin, give the button for increasing the volume one rapid press. The next step is to swiftly hit the button labeled “Volume Down” once. Keep holding down the Side button even after you see the slider to turn the power off even though it will appear when you press and hold the Side button.
How do I restart my iPhone 13 pro?
Method That Is Favored
1. While holding down the Side button (located on the top right edge), either press. Volume Button. …
2. Release the Side button when the message “slide to power off” shows on the screen.
3. To turn the power on, slide the switch to the right….
4. After turning off the iPhone, press and hold the Side button (top right edge) until the Apple logo shows, and then let go of the button.
Why is my iPhone 13 power button not working?
If the side button on your iPhone 13 Pro Max is not functioning properly, the first step in troubleshooting is to do a straightforward reboot. This will restart all background services and refresh your device’s fundamental components in the event that something has crashed or been damaged on your iPhone 13 Pro Max, causing the Side button to stop functioning.