"Quick fixes for iPhone problems"
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Quick fixes for iPhone problems
Next time your iPhone's acting up, try one of these quick fixes to get you back up and running.
The fastest fix for most iPhone problems is to power it down.
But if it's your screen that's frozen, you may need a plan B. To reboot an iPhone 6S or below without touching the screen Press and hold the power key and the home button at the same time.
For the Iphone 7 and 8 you have to press and hold the volume down and power key at the same time.
And on an Iphone 10 press the volume up, then the volume down and then press and hold the power button.
If your Iphone refuses to charge you may need to make sure the port is clear.
Take a toothpick and run it through the lightning port on your phone to clean it out and reconnect the cable.
The size of our iPhone screens has gotten bigger, making it hard to manuever with one hand.
Make sure you have the reachability function on.
Under settings, general, and accessibility.
Double tap lightly on the home button to bring the screen down and do the same to go back to full screen.
And on an iPhone X, swipe down on the bottom of the screen.
In San Francisco, I'm Vanessa Hand Orellana, cnet.com for CBS News.
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