How To Fix The Common iOS 11 Problems?

With the recent iOS 11 Update announced at WWDC 2017, lots of bugs and issues have been reported. While you might be enjoying the brand new features of iOS 11 lightening up your world, this update also comes with a price to pay. iOS 11 is surely not flawless and bugless. If you are encountering any of the common annoying issues that the rest of the world is facing, then don’t worry as we have rounded up the common iOS 11 update issues for you along with their potential and practical solutions. Give these solutions a read and pull yourself out of the iOS 11 misery.

1- Software Update Failed

A recurring error that pops up while downloading iOS 11 says Software Update Failed. This is a common iOS 11 issue that occurs during the installation. You can fix this issue by trying the following tricks and tips:

  1. Firstly you have to check if your device actually supports iOS 11 or not. Experts say that Apple has left the old devices behind when it comes to the iOS 11 update. For instance, the iPhone 5 can’t be upgraded to iOS 11.
  2. You can also try resetting the Network Settings by going to Settings > General > Reset > Tap on Reset Network Settings.
  3. Try force restarting your device. You can do this by pressing and holding the Power button and the Home button simultaneously. Keep these buttons held till the Apple logo appears.
  4. You should try turning the Wi-Fi off and then switch to the Cellular Data.

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2- Verifying Update Issue

Another recurring and common problem is that after downloading iOS 11 updating files, you will arrive at a verification of the update step. Reportedly, many of the iDevices get stuck at this step and fail to even verify the update. You can fix this problem by trying out the following potential solutions:

  1. You have to make sure that your network is connected all the time.
  2. You can also try hard resetting and even rebooting your device.
  3. Another method you can try is by updating the iOS 11 with iTunes on your computer.

3- Battery Draining

With the new iOS 11 update, the iPhone users are now complaining about the power drainage. You can try following tips to fix this problem:

  1. Try to restart your device by pressing the Power button and then sliding it to turn it off. You can then power it back on to see if it helps.
  2. You should try disabling the widgets. You can do this by swiping to the right when you are on the Home Screen. After that, you have to scroll to bottom of your widgets and select Edit. You can then deactivate the widget, click on the red circle and select Remove.
  3. Try switching to the Low Power Mode. You can do this by going to Settings > Battery > Low Power Mode > and toggle it on whenever you need it.
  4. You can reset the settings of your device by going to Settings > General > Reset > Reset All Settings > Enter your passcode.

4- Charging Issue

After the recent upgrade of the iOS 11, there have been complains about the device not being able to recognize the USB. The users complain that the device is even charging slowly, or not charging at all.  You can try the following fixes to solve this problem:

  1. Try to use a high-quality Apple-matched USB cable, and avoid any other ordinary cables.
  2. You should check if your USB cable is broken or damaged.
  3. Hard resetting your iPhone or iPad can be helpful.

5- Over Heating Issue

If your iPhone, iPad or iPod is heating up too fast then you are not alone. This issue is a big problem for everyone ever since the iOS 11 upgrade came up. You can fix the overheating issue by trying the following:

  1. Try to let the device cool down. After that, you have to reset it or turn it off. Then, turn the device on again and try downloading the update again.
  2. Remove the cover of your device and see if it fixes the issue.
  3. You should try turning off the Location Services as using the GPS can heat up the iPhone, iPad and iPod. You can do this by going to Settings > Privacy > Location Services > Off.

We hope that these easy and practical fixes for the most common iOS 11 problems would prove to be helpful. With a little acumen and technique, you can fix all these bugs on your own. Try these fixes and let us know how useful they turn out to be

Ali Raza

Admin at Techbeasts
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