Power Button on iPhone, iPad or iPod Is Broken?
"I need to reboot my iPhone to stop receiving some unpleasant thing. The problem is that my iPhone's power button is broken. Is there any way to power down or restart the iPhone without using power button?"
Restarting an iOS device is quite easy and the general route is to press the Power & Home buttons. However, what if your Power button is broken (or worse still, the Home button doesn't work)? No kidding. Many users have reported the problem. If you also need to reboot iPhone, iPad, iPod when Power button is broken, read the following content.
How to Reboot Your iPhone, iPad or iPod if Power button Doesn't Work? - Freeware You Should Try
Relax when facing the issue of how to reboot iPhone or other iOS device without Power button. The method introduced here is much easier than using working Power and Home buttons. And the fantastic freeware is Any iOS System Repair (ReiBoot), which is specially designed to help you free reboot iPhone iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad Air, iPad mini 2, iPad mini, iPad 4, the new iPad, iPad 2, iPad 1, iPod touch 5, iPod touch 4, or other iOS devices. With Any iOS System Repair (ReiBoot) to reboot iPhone or other device if Power button is broken, you don't need to worry about data loss or damage on your device.
Any iOS System Repair (ReiBoot) is the Windows version which runs on Windows 8.1/8/7/XP/Vista. If you have a Mac on OS X Yosemite v10.10, Mavericks v10.9, Mountain Lion v10.8, 10.7, or 10.6, go to the Mac version, Any iOS System Repair (ReiBoot) for Mac.
Here is the example to show you how to reboot iPhone if pressing Power + Home buttons failed. It applies to all iOS 8.1, iOS 8, and iOS 7 devices, including iPad, and iPod.
- 1. Free download Any iOS System Repair (ReiBoot) on your computer. Connect your device to this computer via a USB cable. Then double-click Any iOS System Repair (ReiBoot) to run it.
- 2. After this free iPhone reboot software detects your device, click "Enter Recovery Mode" in the interface.
- 3. Then your device will be put into recovery mode.
- 4. Click "Exit Recovery Mode" to force to restart iPhone or other device when power button is broken.
Wait for several seconds and your device will restart to normal. Any iOS System Repair (ReiBoot) not only works to reboot iPhone, iPad, iPod when Home or Power button is not working, but also supports to restart a frozen, hung device when iTunes can't recognize the it. The more you learn about this tool, the more surprise you will gain.