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Apple iPhone 5s - iOS 11 Mobile phone How to perform a soft reset

Apple iPhone 5s - iOS 11
Apple iPhone 5s - iOS 11 - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 1
  • If you are experiencing an issue that causes your Apple iPhone 5s to freeze, you can do a ‘soft reset’.
  • With a soft reset, the operating system is rebooted and all services reloaded.
  • Doing a soft reset will not delete any personal data, files or apps on your Apple iPhone 5s.
Apple iPhone 5s - iOS 11 - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 2
  • To reboot the Apple iPhone 5s, press and hold the power button on top and the home key until the screen turns off.
Apple iPhone 5s - iOS 11 - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 3
  • The Apple iPhone 5s will automatically reboot.
Apple iPhone 5s - iOS 11 - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, press the home key.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Apple iPhone 5s - iOS 11 - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 5
  • The Apple iPhone 5s has been rebooted.
Apple iPhone 5s - iOS 11 - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 6
  • To completely restore the original settings and clear all data from your Apple iPhone 5s, you can do a ‘factory reset’.
  • If a reset does not resolve your issue, you can also check for software updates for your Apple iPhone 5s.
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