Troubleshoot iOS 11 Issues and Problems

After the release of iOS 11, every iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch users wants to update their iOS device. Same is the case with the release of iOS 11 beta such as 11.1, 11.2 and 11.3.

These versions of iOS 11 come packed with excellent features but do also remember that it can bring several issues as well.

After doing some research over the net, we have found that there are many users complaining about new problems that they have experienced on their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch after iOS 11 update or iOS devices running on iOS 11.

So, here I present new iOS 11, 11.1, 11.2 and 11.3 issues and their fixes on iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus/6/6 Plus/6S/6S Plus/5/5S, etc iPad and iPod Touch with real users examples and practical scenarios.

How To Fix iOS 11 Update Stuck Issues (Recovery Mode, Apple Logo, Attempting Data Recovery, etc.)

Some users have reported that their iPhone/iPad has got stuck in recovery mode, verifying update, Apple logo, attempting data recovery screen, etc while upgrading from iOS 11 beta to beta 1, 2 or 3.

Just have a look at real user’s practical scenario!

Iphone 7 Plus apple logo stuck after IOS11.1.1

I have recently upgraded by Iphone 7 Plus (128GB) to the new software IOS 11.1.1

After the update, my phone started to hang, sometime the screen freezes, and sometime the screen will turn off while the phone is still running (Like when the battery is empty) but if you press the home button the screen will go on normally.

So I decided to restart my device, but when reaching to apple logo, it’s kinda enter a loop and restart again.

I tried to connected it on itunes, and tried to Volume Down/Power button scenario, but with no luck.

Please advise on this problem.

– Original Post From Apple Discussion

Well, you don’t have to worry about it, as these iOS 11 stuck issues can be fixed by following solutions.

Solution 1: Restore iOS Device With iTunes

This solution will fix the iPhone stuck in recovery mode, Apple logo, unable to verify update, etc but restoring the device with iTunes will also erase all data stored within the device.

Here how to restore iOS device with iTunes:

Connect your iPhone to Computer and launch iTunes.

  • Select your iPhone icon as it appears on iTunes.
  • Go to “Summary” tab and click on “Restore iPhone”. Again click on “Restore” to confirm.

After this iTunes will start erasing your iPhone. Once the process gets complete you can now use your phone without any issue.

Solution 2: Use iOS System Repair Tool To Fix iOS 11 Stuck Issues

If above solutions fails to fix iPhone, iPad or iPod touch stuck in recovery mode, DFU mode, Apple Logo, White/Blue/Red screen of death, attempting data recovery, reboot loop, frozen issues during or after iOS 11 update, then you can try iOS System Repair Tool to fix iOS 11 stuck issues.

Below download iOS System Repair Tool and follow the steps to fix the issue.

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Steps To Fix Several iOS 11 Update Stuck Issues

Note: After using iOS System repair, your device will get updated to the latest iOS version. If you have unlocked iOS device before then it will get locked and if your iOS device has been jailbroken, then it will get updated to non-jailbroken.

Step 1: Connect your iOS device

Launch iOS System Repair software on your computer and select "Repair" from available options.

After this connect your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch to your computer via USB cable. When it detects then hit on 'Start' button to continue.

Now the software will display the device information, such as device model, system version, etc. Click Next to Continue.

Step 2: Boot your iOS device in DFU mode

If your device is not working properly, then this software will notify you to boot the device in DFU mode.

Here how to boot your iPhone 8, iPhone 7 and iPhone X in DFU mode:

  • Switch OFF your iPhone.
  • Press and hold both Volume Down and Power button together for 10 seconds.
  • After 10 seconds release the Power button, but keep holding the Volume Down button until the device does not get in DFU Mode.

Steps To boot other iDevices in DFU mode:

  • Switch OFF your iPhone.
  • Press and hold both Home and Power button together for 10 seconds.
  • After 10 seconds release the Power button, but keep holding the Home button until the device does not get in DFU Mode.

Step 3: Select and download the firmware

In order to guarantee successful system recovery, please select correct device model and firmware information and then click on Download.

Since the firmware download size is large, it will take some time to complete download.

Step 4: Repair/Fix iOS device to normal status

After download is completed, click on "Fix Now" to begin the repairing process in order to get your iOS device to work normally again.

Once the repairing process gets competes, your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch will restart into normal mode. If your device does not boot normally then you can click on "Try Again" to try the process again.

How To Fix Touchscreen Not Working After iOS 11 Update

Some iOS device users reported their iPhone touchscreen has stopped working after iOS 11 update.

Let’s see one user’s real example!

touchscreen quit working after ios 11.2.5 update

The touchscreen on my iPhone 6 quit working immediately after iOS update 11.2.5 (15D60). This phone has its original screen and is not cracked.

– Original Post From Apple Discussion

Well, if your iPhone, iPad or iPOd touch screen has become unresponsive and completely stops responding to touch and swipes, then you can follow the below mentioned solutions.

Solutions To Fix Touchscreen Not Working After iOS 11 Update

  • Force restart your iPhone, this will fix the issue.
  • Here how to do it:
  • Press Sleep/Wake + Home button (Volume down button for iPhone 7/7 Plus) for at least 10 sec until you see the Apple logo.

This will fix the touchscreen problem. If it doesn’t, then repeat the process again, until it works.

How To Fix Bluetooth Not Working In iOS 11?

Bluetooth features come very handy when you are driving car and you have to answer your phone calls or play songs. It is also help you in sharing files between different devices.

But iOS 11 upgrade can create problem. I have seen people asking for the solutions in different forums and community website to fix issues like: Bluetooth car connection issue, Bluetooth bug in iOS 11, Bluetooth not connecting or Bluetooth won’t turn ON issue on iPhone or iPad.

For example just check-out below practical scenario!

Bluetooth issues ios 11 on car connection

I have a 8 plus and when friend make my a phone call and i have the iphone pair on Bluetooth on my smart car of 2017 , the name of the contact dont apear! Any one with this issues ?!?

The seler of the Mercedes smart say that radio firmware is the last one

i only have this situation when the other person also have a iphone!

if the call is made from a andróide phone everthing work fine!

just did hard reset, reset celular data and ios ree-install

– Original Post From Apple Discussion

Well, below fond out the solutions on how to fix Bluetooth on iOS 11.

Solutions To Fix Bluetooth Not Working Issues In iOS 11

Solution 1: First of all make sure that Bluetooth is turned ON.

Solution 2: Next make sure that the device or Bluetooth accessory to which you are trying to connect Bluetooth is close to each other.

Solution 3: Turn OFF your Bluetooth and then reboot/restart your iOS device (iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch).

Solution 4: Unpair the connection on your iOS devices as well as unpair the connection from the device to which you want to connect such as car, another iPhone, etc. Then pair and try to connect again: go to Settings> Bluetooth > Choose the device you are having problem with> Tap on Info button next to the device> Tap Forget This Device and then try to connect again by pairing the device.

Solution 5: If you are still not able to connect, contact Apple Support.

How To Fix Visual Voicemail Not Working on iOS 11/After iOS 11 Update?

Some of the users of iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus that runs on iOS 11 have reported that they have been encountering with – Visual Voicemail not working on iOS 11.

See the below iPhone X user’s experience!

visual voicemail on iphone x

Have the new iphone X. Everything works EXCEPT my visual voice mail.I can retrieve my voicemail by holding down button #1 and putting in my code.However if I tap SPEAKER and then tap the play (arrow) the line does not move from 0:00 and nothing plays.

– Original Post From Apple Discussion

Besides that, there are other iOS device users who has faced similar kind of problem and reported that – Visual Voicemail is not working or lost Visual voice messages after iOS 11 update.

So, how to troubleshoot this issue? Well, find the solutions below!

Solutions To Fix Visual Voicemail Not Working on iOS 11/After iOS 11 Update

Follow the below-mentioned solution one-by-one and check whether your problem is solved or not after each solutions.

Solution 1: Enable and disable Airplane Mode: Go to Settings> Turn ON Airplane Mode and then Turn OFF it after 20-25 seconds. After few moment try to use Visual Voicemail.

Solution 2: Make sure that your cellular network is working fine. To check call someone to confirm that your cellular network is working fine.

Solution 3: Make sure that you have set-up your voicemail. In order to check dial your phone number from your iPhone.

Solution 4: Call your iPhone from another phone and leave a voicemail for yourself.

Solution 5:  Reset Network Settings: Go to Settings> General> Reset and tap on “Reset Network Settings”.

How to Fix Dock Disappeared on iPhone/iPad After iOS 11 Upgrade

This is another new issue and that is – iPhone/iPad Dock disappeared after iOS 11 update. Not all, but many people are encountering with similar issues. Some says – Dock disappeared from Home Screen and other says – iPad dock keeps disappearing.

Just go through the practical scenario given-below!

iPad dock disappears after iOS 11.2.6 installed

After installing all the updates to iOS 11 my dock on my iPad Pro 10.5 keeps disappearing, shrinking to left side or splitting in half. If I shut down iPad restart it usually comes back first time. But this is a bother to keep doing. Any fixes for this yet?

– Original Post From Apple Discussion

So, now question arises – how to fix dock disappeared on iPhone/iPad after iOS 11 update? The solution lies-below.

Solutions To Fix Dock Disappeared on iPhone/iPad After iOS 11 Update

Solution 1: Change Setting

Try to open Settings. Just double press/tap Home button to bring up the app switcher. Tap on Home Screen in App Switcher. After this, dock may appear in just about a second.

Solution 2: Reset Settings

One of the simple and very quick solutions to fix any iOS 11 problem is to reset device’s settings.

This solution is easy to perform and it does not lead to any data loss.

Here follow how to reset settings:

  • Go to Settings > Reset > Reset All Settings.

Solution 3: Hard Reboot Your iOS Device

Hard reset or hard rebooting your iOS device can actually fix the issue. Just follow the tutorial below to do har reboot on your iPhone and see if it help in fixing the problem:

On iPhone 7 or Newer Device: Press and hold down Home + Power button until you see the Apple logo on the screen.

On iPhone 6 and Earlier Devices: Press and hold down Sleep/Wake + Volume Down button until you see the Apple logo on the screen.

How To Fix Keyboard Lag In iOS 11?

Many users are asking solutions on how to fix keyboard lagging issues in iOS 11 or after iOS 11 update? Users have been encountering with lag and typing delays on keyboard in iOS 11 devices. The issue is not only creating problem in one app, but it is creating problem in several apps such as Safari browsers, WhatsApp, Facebook Message, etc.

Below, just check out one practical scenario!

Keyboard lag in iOS 11

Has anyone else noticed that the keyboard doesn’t seem to be registering every keystroke? I have to go back and retype things after it stutters. I’m using an iPhone 6S

– Original Post From MacRumours Forums

If you are also facing similar problem, then simply fix keyboard lag issue of iOS 11/11.1/11.2/11.3 from the following solutions.

Solutions To Fix Keyboard Lag In iOS 11

Solution 1: Force Restart Your iPhone

This is one of the first things that you must do – force restarts your iPhone. This will fix iOS 11 keyboard lag, delays or slowness issue.

Here how to force restart your iPhone.

  • For iPhone X/8/8 Plus: Press and quickly release Volume Up button and then press and quickly release Volume Down button. Finally pres and hold the Side button until you see Apple Logo on phone screen.
  • For iPhone 7/7 Plus: Press and hold both the Side and Volume Down button for at least 10 second until you see Apple logo.
  • For iPhone 6S and earlier iPhone: Press Home and Power button together at the same time until you see the Apple logo.

Solution 2: Reset The Keyboard Dictionary

As per some complaints, iOS 11 dictionary gets conflicts with iOS 10 dictionary. So you can also reset keyboard dictionary to fix this issue.

Here follow the steps:

  • Go to Settings> General > Reset > Reset Keyboard Dictionary.
  • Next enter your passcode and tap “Reset Dictionary”.

Solution 3: Turn OFF Predictive Keyboard

Predictive typing is a feature that allow keyboard to predict the words that you are typing. If this feature is Turned ON, then you may face the keyboard sluggish issue on your iOS 11 iPhone.

So, in order to fix keyboard lagging issue, you must Turn OFF predictive keyboard.

Here follow the steps:

  • On your iPhone go to Settings > General > Keyboard.
  • Look for predictive toggle option. Simply slide it to OFF position.

How To Fix AirPods Battery Drain Issue After iOS 11 Upgrade?

Some users have also reported that they have been facing with AirPods battery draining fast after iOS 11 upgrade. They are saying that battery life of AirPods is draining abnormally and its draining fast.

Well, to fix this issue, follow the below solutions.

Solutions To Fix AirPods Battery Drain Issue After iOS 11 Update

Solution 1: Reset AirPods

Resetting the AirPods is the very first troubleshoot that you must follow to fix AirPods battery draining fast problem.

Here find out how to reset AirPods:

  • Press and hold down the setup button for about 15 seconds until the status light start to flash a few number of times and then flashed white.
  • Now reconnect AirPods with your device. If you have earlier set up the double-tap to pause feature, then you have to activate it again.

Solution 2: Completely Drain out AirPods and Then Recharge Them

If resetting doesn’t help you in fixing the problem, then it is advisable that you must completely drain out the battery of your AirPods and then recharge them fully. May be this trick would work for you.

How To Fix Music App Crashing In iOS 11?

Many iOS device users has complained that music app is crashing or not working in iPhone after iOS 11 update.

For example just check out below practical scenario!

Music app keeps crashing after iOS 11 update

As said in the title, the music app on my iPhone 7 keeps crashing after the recent iOS 11 update. On some occasions when I open the app it functions properly but after a few seconds it crashes and exits the app. And on other occasions, it immediately crashes as I open the app. I have tried rebooting the device countless of times and it still won’t work.

– Original Post From Apple Discussion

So, now the question is – how to fix music app crashing in iOS 11?

Well, the solution lies below!

Solutions To Fix Music App Crashing In iOS 11

Solution 1: Force Restart Your iPhone

This is one of the first things that you must do – force restarts your iPhone. This will fix music app crashing or not working problem in iOS 11.

Here how to force restart your iPhone.

  • For iPhone X/8/8 Plus: Press and quickly release Volume Up button and then press and quickly release Volume Down button. Finally pres and hold the Side button until you see Apple Logo on phone screen.
  • For iPhone 7/7 Plus: Press and hold both the Side and Volume Down button for at least 10 second until you see Apple logo.
  • For iPhone 6S and earlier iPhone: Press Home and Power button together at the same time until you see the Apple logo.

Solution 2: Uninstall and Then Re-install Music App

This is another very helpful and working solution. Reinstalling the music app is worth trying to get rid of iOS 11 music app not working on iPhone.

Here how to uninstall and re-install music app:

  • Tap and hold the Music app until there is “X” icon on the top left corner of the app. Simply pres tap on ‘X’ and click on “Delete” option that pop-up on the confirmation window to uninstall the app.
  • Now go to App store and download music app.

Solution 3: Clear iPhone Storage in iOS 11

If your iPhone contains tons of music, songs, videos or other files on your iPhone, then it is suggested that you must clear some memory on your device. Because if your iPhone memory is full or have less memory space then it could cause the app to carsh and won’t open.

So, here how to check available storage on iPhone:

  • Go to Settings > General > Storage & iCloud Usage > Manage Storage to check the available and used storage on your device.

And if you find that your iPhone is running out of storage, then you must clear memory in order to get some storage.

Tip: You may also disable Wi-Fi and reset network setting to fix music app crashing issue on iPhone after iOS 11 update.

How To Fix AirDrop Does Not Work in iOS 11

AirDrop is a useful app that is use to share contents among iPhone, iPad and Mac. But there are iPhone users complained that AirDrop is not working on iOS 11.

Just have a look at practical scenario!

Airdrop doesn’t work after ios 11

Airdrop between my iphone 6 and iMac (Yosemite) stop working after upgrading to ios11, it worked perfectly fine before the upgrading. anyone has the same problem? any way to fix it? thank you.

– Original Post From Apple Discussion

Solution To Fix AirDrop Does Not Work in iOS 11

Solution 1: Force Reboot Your iPhone

Force rebooting/restarting the iPhone has become universal solution for fixing most of the iPhone errors and problems and it works great.

So, you can follow the below steps to force reboot your iPhone to fix AirDrop not working problem in iOS 11:

  • For iPhone X/8/8 Plus: Press and quickly release Volume Up button and then press and quickly release Volume Down button. Finally pres and hold the Side button until you see Apple Logo on phone screen.
  • For iPhone 7/7 Plus: Press and hold both the Side and Volume Down button for at least 10 second until you see Apple logo.
  • For iPhone 6S and earlier iPhone: Press Home and Power button together at the same time until you see the Apple logo.

Solution 2: Check Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Connection

AirDrop work when both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are turned ON. So, you have to make sure that these two features are enabled. Swipe up from iPhone home screen and to Turn ON both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Solution 3: Check For New Update

Some users complained that AirDrop stop working or not connecting on iPhone after iOS 11 update or iOS 11.1 update. Well, you can check for new update and update your iPhone to latest version. There are new versions available such as iOS 11.2 and 11.3.

  • Go to Settings > Software Update.
  • And if there is any update available then download and install the latest software update.

How To Fix iBooks Not working in iOS 11?

May iPhone users have also reported that their iBooks app is not working after iOS 11 update.

Just have a look at practical scenario!

iBooks unusable since iOS 11

iBooks has become unusable since iOS 11 update due to two bugs:

  1. Sharing text snippets doesn’t work with 3rd party apps (Google Keep, Dayone, etc)
  2. It is freezing twice a day. Closing iBooks from multitask doesn’t work. It requires a device reboot.
  3. PDF’s are being randomly deleted.

Bonus: I have also noted that when in low power mode the 30 sec autolock feature stops working randomly when using iBooks.

Any workaround? Thanks for listening and excuse my english.

– Original Post From MacRumors Forums

Solutions To Fix iBooks Not working in iOS 11

There are various solutions that you can follow to fix iBook not working in iOS 11 or after iOS 11 update. The following are the solutions:

  • Clear iBooks cache and refresh the content.
  • Sign-Out Apple ID for iBooks App and the sign-in back.
  • Unisntall and Re-install iBooks App.
  • Reset Privacy and location services.
  • Hard reset your iPhone device.
  • Update iOS 11 to latest software version.

Hopefully, you iBooks not working issue will be gone after following these solutions.

Conclusion

So, these are some iOS 11 problems and their possible solutions that you must have a try. I hope by following the respective solutions for respective iOS 11 issues and problems would definitely help you to fix your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch issues running in iOS 11 or after updating your iOS device to iOS 11/11.1/11.2/11.3.

iOS 11/11.1/11.2/11.3 Update Issues And Their Fixes
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