There is nothing more nerve-wracking than realizing your iPad won’t turn on. It’s an issue that most iPad users experience and one that is usually easy to fix. So “how do I fix it”? Is your next question, we’ve covered it for you. Let’s look at possible reasons for your iPad being stuck on a black screen and what solutions are available to you.
Why won’t iPad turn on?
If your iPad won’t pass the Apple Logo, it’s likely due to the few reasons mentioned below.
- Dead battery
- When using the Beta version.
- A bug within the firmware.
- Serious hardware problem.
Now that we know the reason for why your iPad won’t turn on. Here are some practical solutions which work on all iPad models, including iPad (10 Generation).
Power on the iPad in right way
Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button at the top of your iPad until you see the Apple Logo. If the Apple Logo appears, which means that your Apple iPad is working normally.
Force Restart iPad
One of the handiest and most effective solutions is to force restart the iPad. This will force your iPad to start by killing an ongoing procedure that is preventing your iPad from booting up.
- Press and instantly release the volume button closest to the top button.
- Press and hold both the Home button and the top button until you see the Apple logo.
- Press and instantly release the volume button farthest from the top button.
- Press and hold the top button until the device begins to restart.
Charge your iPad
If your iPad won’t turn on, even after force-restarting, you may need to charge it. In this situation, connect your iPad with an official cable and adapter. Wait an hour until the battery charges, then try turning on the iPad. If it turns on, leave your iPad as it is until it gets fully charged. If not, move further to the next solution.
iPad Still not turning on? Is nothing working?
To be straightforward, if none of the solutions worked for you, it’s something beyond the simple solutions; it could be a hardware problem.
In this scenario, the best solution is to make an Apple Store Appointment using one of the various options: call, chat, or email. Alternatively, if you have an Apple Store nearer, you can also visit it.
Fix iPad that won’t turn on!
Official Apple Store will often give an idea about whether it’s possible to repair your iPad that won’t turn on or not. Further, it will also tell you the repair cost before the work is carried out.