Recently, we found some users are quite confusing about some certain problems on Apple. Here is one of the specific questions: “This morning (about 8 hours ago) my phone went to the Apple logo, unprovoked. I have not jailbroken it, I have not recently updated it (last few weeks, but I believe I am on current update). I have attempted to reset it, the attempt only succeeds in removing the Apple logo from my screen, it might be off, I am sure.” This thread is very popular among iPhone users. People who have tried to jailbreak their iPhone face this issue quite commonly. People always feel puzzled when iPhone stuck on Apple logo. But it’s not all that serious, you can fix the issue of iPhone stuck on Apple Logo. And here are several methods recommended for you.
Fix 1: Force restart your iPhone
If you have ever tried to jailbreak your iPhone, but now iPhone stuck on Apple logo, then force restarting your iPhone could an instant method for you. So, it is easy to handle with. Also, some users would worry about whether the content data may be erased while force restarting the iPhone. Actually, just relax. The content would not be erased by restarting your iPhone in the forceful way. Here are the simple instructions to force restart your iPhone.
If you are using iPhone 6/6s/6S Plus or older, you can press Home button and Power button together until the Apple logo appears on the screen. Then, you should release the buttons to wait for the startup process about 10-20 seconds. If you are using iPhone 7/7 Plus, you should press and hold Power button and Volume Down button together until the Apple logo appears on the screen. Then the startup process would begin. If you are using iPhone XR/XS Max/8/8 Plus, you should press Volume Up button and then quickly release it. Secondly, press the Volume Down button and quickly release it. Finally, press and hold Power button until the Apple logo appears on the screen, the startup process would begin.
Fix 2: Charge your iPhone for a while
Once you tried to jailbreak your iPhone, during the process, the battery would be consumed a lot. If the battery is not enough within iPhone, then the problem iPhone stuck on Apple logo would frequently happens. Then you can check whether your iPhone is powered off, or your iPhone is out of battery. If the failure is caused by the two aspects, then what you should do is to charge your iPhone for a while to make it effective again. In comparison, this method is much more straightforward. But sometimes, the iPhone would not be allowed to be charged even though you have charged for a long time. This is because your iPhone’s battery has ran out of life and it is failing and now it needs a replacement. If you are unsure about the battery situation, you can check the iPhone batter health within Settings.
If this still doesn’t work, that means your iPhone is frozen or crashing. Now what you need to do is to reboot your iPhone. Above all, follow the steps to fix the problem then.
Step 1. Charge your iPhone and wait for another time to check whether Apple logo would disappear and then iPhone could enter the normal interface or not.
Step 2. If the problem still exists, then reboot iPhone. Here let’s take iPhone X/8P/8 as the example. You can press Volume Up button and hold Power button, then Volume Down button until you can see the Apple logo on your screen. Finally, release all the buttons and wait for your iPhone to wake up again.
Fix 3: Restore your iPhone in recovery mode
If you have tried the above methods, but your iPhone still stuck on Apple logo, then nothing happens. What should you do then? In some cases, once you have charged your iPhone and, your iPhone has entered into the black Apple screen for several minutes, you would enter a special case. That is recovery mode. In details, if this problem still exists, and when you have connected your iPhone to computer, or charged the iPhone for some time, your iPhone would present to be the black Apple screen for minutes and sometimes even your iPhone says that now your iPhone is in the recovery mode. In such a case, you can reset your iPhone in recovery mode. But restoring your iPhone in recovery mode would remove all the data from your iPhone. Before restoring your iPhone, you had better back up all the data on your iPhone and then make sure you can find your data once the iPhone has been restored in recovery mode. You can follow the steps below to restore your iPhone in recovery mode.
Step 1. Update your iTunes to the latest version. The steps to update your iTunes is quite simple. If you can’t find the update option, you can simply uninstall it and finally reinstall iTunes for anther time.
Step 2. Connect your iPhone to your computer. You should press and then quickly release the Volume Up button. Then press and quickly release Volumn Down button. Then press and hold the Up button on the top still until your iPhone goes into the recovery mode. If your iPhone has the Home button, then you should press and hold both the Home and the Top (or Side) buttons at the same time. Hold them still until you can see the recovery mode screen.
Step 3. Update your iPhone. Once you have connected your iPhone to your computer and on the iTunes interface you can find the “Update” option. Then click it to allow your iPhone to download the backed up data from computer to your iPhone. As well, the previous data would be removed when you start it. Wait patiently and the recovery mode would last 15 minutes and the updates would be completed then. When the recovery mode process ends, then your iPhone would not stick on Apple logo any more.
If your iPhone is stuck on Apple logo, this method may also be useful. But sometimes you may only enter the recovery mode by mistake. At this moment, you can restart your iPhone to exit the recovery mode, or wait for 15 minutes, and then the device will exit the recovery mode itself. Of course, iTunes will erase all the contents and settings on your iPhone after you restored the device. You may lose the newly added data in your iPhone, and you will have to restore the iPhone with the backup.
Bonus: What to do if you lose your iPhone data
Among all the iPhone data recovery programs, Leawo iOS Data Recovery can be regarded as one of the best. This software enables users to recover lost data from iOS devices, and extract files from iTunes backups. It also helps users to backup iPhone, iPad and iPod touch files to computer. When iPhone stuck one Apple logo, Leawo iOS Data Recovery may not be helpful, but when the users lose data before the iPhone is restored, this software will provide much help. Setting recovering deleted text messages on iPhone as an example, the following guidance will show you how to use Leawo iOS Data Recovery. You are allowed to free download the software to have a try, but note that the trial version will stop at the preview window.
- Recover multiple deleted data directly from iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
- Extract and export 12 types of files from previous iTunes&iCloud backup
- Back up 12 kinds of data on iOS devices to computer
- Recover data lost due to jailbreak, iOS upgrade, deletion, etc.
Step 1. Start Leawo iOS Data Recovery, and you will see two recovery modes in the main interface, one is “Recover from iOS Device”, and the other is “Recover from iTunes Backup”.
Step 2. Choose “Recover from iOS Device” and connect iPhone to computer with the USB cable. Click the “Start” button in the window, and then the software will start to analyze iPhone.
Step 3. After the analysis, Leawo iOS Data Recovery will scan the contents in your iPhone. The software will list 12 categories in the left sidebar, and you can choose “Messages” when the scan is done. Check the messages you need and then click the “Recover” button at the right bottom.
Step 4. After clicking the recover button, you will see a pop-up dialog. Click “Open” in the dialog to choose a folder on your computer to save the exported files, then click “Go” to start recovering deleted text messages from iPhone.
When the recovering process is done, you will get the recovered text messages in the target folder. The recovered text messages will be saved in a CSV file and an HTML file, and you are able to view them on your computer. With Leawo iOS Data Recovery, users are able to recover deleted files with no efforts. This software also provides help for the data recoveries of other iOS devices, for example, you can recover deleted notes on iPod touch with this software. If you are interested in it, just free download it and have a try.