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Top 5 Tips to Fix iPhone Flashlight Won’t Turn On

August 27, 2018 04:59 pm / Updated by Jerry Cook to iPhone Topics
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“My iPhone 6 flashlight won't turn on iOS 10? The flashlight button is like faded so it won’t let me click on it. Any one can help?”

iPhone flashlight is grayed out in control center and can't click on it or anything? Pull up the control center and it freezes a bit and shows the flashlight icon as on but it's not on? Recently, many users complained that their iPhone flashlight won’t turn on for no reasons. If you also experience the issue with flashlight on your iPhone, don’t worry, you can easily solve the problem with some simple tricks. Here we list the top 5 ways to fix iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/7Plus/6s/6/5s/5c/5 flashlight won’t turn on and the grayed out problem.

Tip 1: Take Several Photos or Videos with Camera App

If your iPhone flashlight didn’t work,  open your camera app and take a few photos or turn in on from video mode in the camera app then quit the app. The flashlight issued may be fixed instantly.

Tip 2: Restart (Hard Reset) Your iPhone

Many users solved the flashlight issue by simply restarting the iPhone. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button for a few seconds until the red "slide to power off" slider appears, and then slide the slider. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the Apple logo appears.

If you iPhone is unable to restart or a simply restart doesn’t fix your iPhone flashlight, try to hard reset (force restart) your iPhone in following way: Press and hold both the Sleep/Wake and Home (Volume Down for iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/7Plus) buttons  for at least ten seconds, until you see the Apple logo.

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Tip 3: Fix iPhone Flashlight with Recovery Mode

Many problems with the iPhone can be resolved by restarting it, but some more complex problems require putting the iPhone into recovery mode. Free Tenorshare ReiBoot offers you a 1-click way to enter and exit recovery mode, thus to fix many iOS stuck problems such as iPhone flashlight stuck.

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Note: If your iPhone flashlight still grayed out and won’t turn on, you may need to use “Fix All Stuck” on Tenorshare ReiBoot to repair operating system on iPhone.

Tip 4: Reset All Setting on Your iPhone

Resetting the settings to factory defaults is a common way to  rectify a glitch on iPhone and no data or media will be deleted during the process.

Navigate to Settings > General > Reset > Reset All Settings.

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Tip 5: Factory Restore Your iPhone with iTunes

Factory restore your iPhone with iTunes if you have tried all the ways above but didn’t work. In this way, you will lose all data and setting on your device, so make sure that you have backed up your iPhone before restore.

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That’s all for how to fix iPhone flashlight when it is grayed out and won’t turn on. If you have any other questions or suggestions, please leave a message at the comment place.

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