How to fix Airdrop missing on iPhone 6/ 6 Plus/ 7/ 7 Plus/8/X – iOS 11/10/9/8

Discovering a smart way to fix Airdrop missing on iPhone 6 or 6 Plus/ iPhone 7/ 7 Plus with iOS 8, iOS 9/ 10/ 11, then read here step by step guide to solve it.

We all know that Airdrop has become an essential feature of Apple iPhone, iPad when you’re use the Control Center. You know well Airdrop is much important because using it you can share content likely photos, videos, locations, websites as well more with people nearby with an Apple devices.

Whether you feel that Airdrop icon disappear after upgrade iOS or Mac OS X, then you should check first your device is compatible to use Airdrop? Both people must have iOS 7 or later device or Mac with OS X Yosemite (10.10) & Later if the people want to use Airdrop for content sharing the purpose. As well as the need to turn on Bluetooth and Wi-Fi both. The Even main issue is no option of control center on iPhone 6/ 7 / 7 Plus or iPad and or Airdrop missing on iPhone 6 or 6 Plus or other models. Then follow at under described other instructions and do resolve.

Airdrop Receiving off” graded out or not accessible on finger touch from the control center (Locked on Unlocked screen). So Doesn’t use Airdrop with Another iPhone or Mac, Sometimes it’s behaviorist like missing.

[Also Fix: AirDrop Not Working in iOS 12 on iPhone, iPad, Mac]

Alternate option to fix Airdrop missing on iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8/8 + – iOS 11/ 10/ 9

Without Airdrop, you lose wireless file sharing options from your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch and Mac device too. So, learn below guide how to fix if Airdrop missing on iPhone and iPad.

We’re sharing here. Airdrop is missing on (iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone 7/ 7 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5S, iPad Air and iPad Mini) cause many users are reporting that No Airdrop icon appears in control center when they are trying to share content using Airdrop.

Fix 1: AirDrop Grayed Out and Unable to Access or Activate on Tap

make sure that Airdrop restriction is not Turn ON if enabled then turning off and done it disabled.

Step 1. Open Settings app on your iPhone/iPad

Step 2. Tap General

Step 3. Now scroll down screen and tap on Restriction, enter Passcode if ask you.

Step 4. Do Toggle Turn on Airdrop, to disable Airdrop restriction.How to fix Airdrop missing on iPhone 6 or iPad with iOS 8.3

That’s it. Hopefully, you’ll appear Airdrop in Control Center. After doing this notwithstanding you show up Airdrop, then go to follow second way.

Also ReadHow to Turn On AirDrop in iOS 11 on iPhone/ iPad [New Method]



Best Solution if impossible to access the Control Center on iPhone 6 or iPad with iOS 8.3

Solved – if you can’t show up or accesses Control Center on iPhone 6 or iPad with iOS 8.3, then you should reboot your iDevice once then check it again. This ideal way if Airdrop missing on iPhone 6 or iPad.

Fix 2 – Restart or Force Reboot iPhone

Restart or Reboot device iPhone 7/ 7 Plus: Restart (Hold Sleep/ Wake button for 10 seconds)

Force Restart (Sleep/ Wake Power button + Volume down button) until seeing the apple logo.

Press and Hold Below buttons until you see apple logo on Screen,
iPhone 6 and Below: Sleep/Wake + Home button
iPhone 7/7, iPhone 8 Plus/8 Plus: Sleep/Wake + Volume Down button
iPhone X: Side button + Volume Down Button

More: you can learn here how to reboot iPhone and iPad.

Fix 3 – AirDrop not Showing in iOS 11 control center: iPhone, iPad

AirDrop always in new iOS 11 control center, We can not customize it. Press and Hold on Square box under control center, Expandable View will see AirDrop icon. Select “Receiving Off”, “Contacts Only” and “Everyone”.

6 Enable AirDrop on iOS 11 control center

Useful: AirDrop Not Working on iPhone, iPad.

Let to know us which solution has been worked perfectly for you, for above given solved ways Airdrop missing on iPhone 6 or iPad Air/ iPad Mini.

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