What To Do, Ipad Turned Off And Does Not Turn On
Even the highest quality equipment is not immune from malfunctions. And Apple devices, which won the love of users with their functionality and impeccable reliability, were no exception.
If your iPad doesn’t turn on, you don’t have to worry much. The reason for this is not necessarily a hardware malfunction; most likely, the problem is solved easily and corny.
The reasons for this behavior of the tablet should be determined. This can happen due to a battery failure or due to a malfunction of the power button.
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Reasons and Solutions
This behavior of the iPad is usually characteristic after the battery is discharged.
Factors associated with battery damage are conventionally divided into three groups:
deformation of contacts (may occur if the tablet falls into water);
The battery has run out
First of all, if it is impossible to turn on the iPad, it should be connected to the charger. A fully discharged battery is often the cause of this iPad behavior. Usually the battery charge is enough only to display an empty battery, but it often happens that nothing is visible except a dark screen.
The minimum recommended time to charge your Apple tablet is 20 minutes. After that, you must try to disable it. If a red battery appears on the display, the tablet is discharged and charging must continue.
If there are no changes, it is recommended to change the power source or charger.
The most effective action in the fight against spontaneous shutdown of the tablet is its hard reset. To do this, simultaneously press two keys on the iPad "Home" and "Power" and do not release them until an apple (Apple logo) or a graphic image of the battery status appears on the screen.
Appearance of an apple on the display indicates that the problem is resolved, the tablet is charging and will be available for normal operation.
It should be noted that with a hard reboot, the temporary data is reset.
Recovering iOS using iTunes
If after a hard reboot the tablet still does not turn on, then you can try to restore the iPad to work using a complete flashing of the device.
In order to restore the operating system via iTunes, you will need:
The latest version of iTunes (optional)
A pre-downloaded file with the version of iOS that is currently installed on the iPad.
IOS recovery is carried out according to the following sequence of actions:
connect your iPad to the system unit using a USB cable;
Go to the settings page for synchronizing your device with iTunes;
while holding down the “Shift” key on the keyboard, click on the “Restore” button;
in the window that appears, select the firmware file;
iTunes will automatically delete all content and load the “latest” firmware into the internal memory of the iPad. After the update, the device will be transferred to Recovery Mode, and the device will be restored to the factory state.
Often, even with the battery loaded, the iPad still does not turn on.
There may be several reasons for this behavior of the device:
installation of unlicensed applications and installation of new firmware. A possible solution to the problem is to reinstall the operating system using iTunes. But before reinstalling the operating system, you must try to hard reset the device;
problems with iPad elements. Most often, the power button breaks. To diagnose such a problem, you need to connect the device to the charger. If the battery charging indicator is displayed on the screen, then the power button is almost certainly out of order;
defective charging connector. This type of failure is much more difficult to identify, since when you connect the iPad without charging, nothing happens. A possible way to eliminate this kind of malfunction is to clean the connector pins;
moisture inside the tablet. You can try to deal with this problem yourself. You need to disassemble the tablet and allow the device to dry for 2-3 days. This method is not always effective and risky, since there is a possibility of oxidation of the board. Repairing the circuit board is usually quite expensive, and in some cases the device becomes completely unrepairable. In this regard, it is recommended to hand over the tablet to the service center to fix the problem as soon as possible;
short circuits. Despite the fact that the reason is unbelievable with proper operation, this can happen when using a non-original charger. The only way out of the problem situation is to replace the burned-out elements.
iPad hangs on an apple and does not turn on
The situation when the Apple tablet does not turn on and the apple is lit on the display is quite common. A likely source of the problem is a software malfunction. To solve it, you need to install a new tablet firmware using iTunes.
In addition to a software problem, the reason for this behavior may be hardware. With a malfunction of the internal components of the tablet, you can not do without the help of third-party specialists.
In general, when an apple appears on the screen, you should not worry much, most likely, nothing critical has happened with the tablet, and the problem can be solved independently. However, in extreme cases, such as moisture entering the device, it is better to contact a service center.
Typically, if your Apple tablet turns off and does not turn on, it means that there was a malfunction in the device’s power system. At the same time, the tablet can independently turn on or off, periodically changing the indicator of the battery charge level. Typically, replacing the battery helps with such problems, even if the gadget was purchased recently.
Only the experienced specialists can accurately answer the question of what to do when the iPad does not turn on. Timely contacting a specialized service center will help to avoid more serious problems and unnecessary costs.