Solved

ipad 16gb just stopped working

Posted on 2015-02-24
7
260 Views
Last Modified: 2015-02-24
ipad just stopped working. No warning. Won't turn on. I went to open the screen and slide like I normally do but there is no power. plugged in unplugged. nothing. Is there a reset hole or something?
0
Comment
Question by:artismobile
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
7 Comments
 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:Mark Bullock
ID: 40629094
Did you try to charge it for a while (up to 20 minutes) before turning it on?
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:Leo Alexander
ID: 40629096
There is a reset sequence that will allow you to boot into DFU mode. This procedure is normally performed for restoring/factory resetting the iOS. Also, many do this as a step in jailbreaking their iDevice.


Hold down the sleep/power button and home button together for exactly 10 seconds, then release the power button
Continue to hold down the Home button until a message appears in iTunes telling you an iPhone in recover mode has been detected.

When you are in DFU mode your iPhone screen will be completely black
0
 
LVL 29

Accepted Solution

by:
serialband earned 500 total points
ID: 40629097
There's no reset hole.  The closest thing is to hold the power button for more than 10 seconds to see if that resets it.
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201559
0
MIM Survival Guide for Service Desk Managers

Major incidents can send mastered service desk processes into disorder. Systems and tools produce the data needed to resolve these incidents, but your challenge is getting that information to the right people fast. Check out the Survival Guide and begin bringing order to chaos.

 

Author Comment

by:artismobile
ID: 40629103
it was on the charger when I opened it and found out it would not come on.
I'll try these fixes.
I don't know what jailbreaking is
0
 

Author Comment

by:artismobile
ID: 40629115
holding down the sleep button did nothing.
home and sleep gives me the itunes symbol and a picture of the power cord
0
 

Author Comment

by:artismobile
ID: 40629126
its holding on that screen for a long time.
0
 

Author Comment

by:artismobile
ID: 40629153
I re did it by holding both the sleep and home but this time I didn't keep holding the home button for itunes. I just let it go and it came back.
0

Featured Post

MIM Survival Guide for Service Desk Managers

Major incidents can send mastered service desk processes into disorder. Systems and tools produce the data needed to resolve these incidents, but your challenge is getting that information to the right people fast. Check out the Survival Guide and begin bringing order to chaos.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
iOS10 and MDM 2 58
Mac Mini hanging a few minutes after logon 6 84
iPad Testing Issue 4 63
How Do I Find Out Which Device Sent An iMessage 2 33
How to recover a playlist after moving the music from one location, folder or hard disk, to a new one, folder or disk. Disclaimer I have performed this procedure after moving my music from one hard disk to a second hard disk using Windows XP sp3…
There are many out there who own an iPad but are frustrated by the lack of Flash support. This prevents many webpages from displaying their content correctly on the iPad .  In addition Flash games are not supported on the iPad either.  Regardless of…
Although Jacob Bernoulli (1654-1705) has been credited as the creator of "Binomial Distribution Table", Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716) did his dissertation on the subject in 1666; Leibniz you may recall is the co-inventor of "Calculus" and beat Isaac…

733 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question