FaceTime Not working on iPhone 7, 7 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus

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Here’s the fix on why iOS 13 beta FaceTime not working on iPhone 7, 7 Plus. Enable and use FaceTime on iPhone/ iPad with Phone number or FaceTime Apple ID.

FaceTime and iMessage are great free Video call and Text messaging service by Apple. By Enabling FaceTime on Apple Device, we can make free Video/ Audio call under apple’s environment. Setup for using FaceTime on iPhone/ iPad is straightforward, but some server/ Device error or Wrong settings you may not enable on iOS device or Mac. Here I give troubleshooting tips on repair or Fix FaceTime not working on iPhone 7, 7 plus running on iOS.

Mac users can fix FaceTime problem on Mac in this way, but iOS users can resolve with below troubleshooting actions. And Start to enjoy free video/ audio calling equipment across all Apple Devices.

Steps: FaceTime not working on iPhone 7, 7 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 6S/6S+

3 FaceTime not working on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

These are the messages you will receive on (iPhone/ iPad) screen when not activate iMessage successfully.

  • Could not sign in please check your network connection
  • An error occurred during activation
  • Waiting for activation
  • Activation unsuccessful

Restart/ Force Restart iPhone

Restart: Press and Hold Sleep/ Wake

Force Restart iPhone 7/ 7+: Press and Hold Volume Down + Home button

Disable/ Enable FaceTime

Go to the Settings

Scroll Down screen, Find FaceTime. Disable & Re-Enable FaceTime toggle.

2 Enable FaceTime on iPhone and iPad

Also, check and make sure you have set FaceTime with your Apple ID or Contact number. Switch to another Apple ID or Use FaceTime activated apple ID then Tap on “Use Your Apple ID for FaceTime.”

Use Apple ID for FaceTime, Not a Number

We can use FaceTime using a Phone number or Apple ID. having issues on your local number. But Apple ID use Apple’s service for FaceTime call.

If not added apple ID inside FaceTime setting just tap on Add Email, See the Above Screen.

Go to the Settings > FaceTime > Use Email As a FaceTime.

1 FaceTime Enable for Apple ID on iPhone

Check Blocked List

Added contacts in Blocked List, You will not receiving FaceTime Audio/ Video call from his/ her.

Maximum Activation Time Duration

It may take up to 24 hours to activate FaceTime on Apple Server. After that contact your carrier or Apple support center. Maybe your carrier is limited to serve FaceTime on your Data Plan or Region.

Check Device Date/ Time

Check Your Device running on the correct time, set it automatically if you are moving into other countries regularly. Go to the Settings > General > Date & Time (Enable Set Automatically/ Time Zone)

1 Set Date Time automatically on iPhone and iPad (1)

Check internet connection

Check your iPhone receiving internet data (Carrier Data Plan or Wi-Fi internet) using test on your Browser search.

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Still not fixed, Contact your Apple Support online or nearest apple store. Share your suggestion if you found an alternate solution on FaceTime not working on iPhone 7/ 7 Plus.

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