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Apple iPhone X Mobile phone How to perform a soft reset

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Apple iPhone X - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 1
  • If you are experiencing an issue that causes your Apple iPhone X 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 X.
Apple iPhone X - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 2
  • To reboot the Apple iPhone X, press and release the volume up button. Press and release the volume down button. Then, press and hold the side button until the screen turns off.
Apple iPhone X - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 3
  • The Apple iPhone X will automatically reboot.
Apple iPhone X - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, swipe your finger over the screen to unlock it.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Apple iPhone X - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 5
  • The Apple iPhone X has been rebooted.
Apple iPhone X - Mobile phone - How to perform a soft reset - Step 6
  • To completely restore the original settings and clear all data from your Apple iPhone X, 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 X.
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