[Solved]How to Fix iOS 12/11 Stuck on Restoring iPhone Firmware

Have you ever meet with this kind of issue that iOS 12/11 stuck on restoring iPhone firmware? For that iOS 12 beta has only released for a short time, this operating system may not be that stable and users will have lots of trouble in updating or restoring. When your iPhone stuck on restore screen after/during iOS 12/11 update, what can you do?

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What Cause iOS 12/11 Stuck on Restoring

Before we going to repair stuck iOS 12/11, we would like to introduce why this kind of stuck will happen to an iOS 12/11 iPhone.

The main reason is absolutely because the stability of iOS 12/11 is not enough for now, Apple Company has not released a stable version for the public users, and beta version is always used for testing. If you are trying to update, then you might meet with many professorial problems, you may need to refer to official help or your iOS device may get stuck.

Method 1: Force Restart to Get iPhone Out of iOS 12/11 Restoring Firmware Stuck

Before using a third party software for repairing iPhone, we always suggest users try to restart or force restart their iOS devices first. In most of the case, a restart operation can get lots issues fixed.

Press and hold Home (Volume Down on iPhone X/8/7/7 Plus) and Power buttons. Hold for about 10 minutes and wait for your iPhone restart and check whether it still stuck on restore screen or not.

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Method 2: Fix iOS 12/11 Stuck on Restoring iPhone Firmware Using Recovery Mode

If you find this problem cannot be solved manually, we suggest you try again by using Tenorshare ReiBoot, a professional tool in handing all kinds of iOS stuck problems like iOS 12/11 bricked on restoring iPhone firmware by entering and exiting recovery mode.

Launch the program and connect your stuck device with computer, and you will see the interface below.

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Then click "Enter Recovery Mode" and the screen of your iOS 11 iPhone will have iTunes and USB icons on it. When the second option "Exit Recovery Mode" is clickable, click it and your iOS device will automatically restart.

When the process is done you will find your iPhone become normal. And you can use it like before.

Method 3: Fix iOS 12/11 Update Stuck on Restore Screen by Repair Operating System

After tried enter/exit recovery mode, if you find your iPhone still stuck on restoring screen, you’ll need a deeper fix to your operating system. You will be able to see the third function of Tenorshare ReiBoot - Fix All iOS Stuck Issues, with this feature you can easily repair the iOS 12/11 restoring screen stuck problem.

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The program will automatically detect the performance of your iPhone, follow its steps to download firmware and get your iOS system repaired.

Besides, if you are looking for ideas of downgrade iOS to solve iOS 12/11 stuck on restoring screen, you can also using Tenorshare ReiBoot to achieve this. Update to the Pro version and enjoy the downgrade without any data loss now. You can also refer to: How to Downgrade from iOS 12 to iOS 11.

/ Posted by Jerry Cook to iOS 11 Update Follow @Jerry Cook