Fix iOS 14 iPhone Not Vibrating When Receiving Call or Text: Try these Troubleshooting Guide

Last Updated on Nov 10, 2020

inherently, we set iPhone ring volume with Vibration or Auto turn on Vibrate on iPhone Silent for the incoming call, Text, Notifications, and Alerts. By it, we can get the extra physical feeling for example, while iPhone in your pent pocket and you are passing in the traffic or noisy area at that time sometime you may not hear incoming call volume. That time, Vibration with Volume will alert you. And, you are able to take a call before it happened a missed call. Most useful for aged peoples who living with the hearing problem. I hope, your iPhone would be enabled Ring Sound with Vibration. Even though, maybe your iPhone doesn’t Vibrate on incoming call or you get a call or When it’s Ring.

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Here are fixes to resolve the Vibrate issue on Apple iOS devices like iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro max, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8/ 8 Plus iPhone 7, iPhone 6S/6, iPad Cellular model. Follow stepwise and Fix your phone issues.

Troubleshooting to Fix iPhone doesn’t Vibrate on Incoming Call on Silent or When it’s Ring

Solution 1 – Check out Vibration is ON for a full iPhone

  • Update your iPhone to the latest version of iOS. Settings > General > Software Update > Check for Update.
  • Next, Before set and use different Vibration customization settings on your iPhone, enable System-Wide vibration settings on your iPhone.
  • Go to the Settings App> Tap Accessibility > Click on Touch > Vibration and Enable toggle to green.
Turn on All Vibrations on iPhone

Turn on All Vibrations on iPhone


Note – when this Vibration is switching off, all vibration on your iPhone will be disabled, including those for earthquake, tsunami, and other emergency alerts.

Solution 2- Verify iPhone Ringtone Vibration Settings

  • Step 1. Go to Settings app on your iPhone home screen.
  • Step 2. Scroll down the screen to hit on Sounds.
  • Step 3. Make Sure Vibrate on Ring is enabled, if it’s disabled then please turn ON it. And go for Ringtone to reach just scroll down the Sound Screen.

Enable Vibrate on Ring on iPhone 6S , iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus

  • Step 4. Tap on Ringtone. Now make confirm that the Vibration isn’t None.

You can Create Custom vibration or Select default Vibrate style mode apart from None. Because None option is a way to turn off Vibration without disabling Vibrate on Ring.

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You seem above all ways are perfect in your case, however, your iPhone Vibration doesn’t working when you get a call then keep continuous for final answers.

Solution 3: Reboot or Restart iPhone

Force Restart:

Trick for iPhone 11[Pro Max], XS Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone X/ iPhone 8/ 8 Plus:

  • Press and quickly release the volume up and press and Quickly release the Volume Down button sequentially, then press and hold on Side button until you see the Apple logo on the screen.
  • The way for iPhone 6S or Earlier: Press Sleep/Wake + Home button until you see the Apple logo on the screen.
  • Tip for iPhone 7/7 Plus: Press and Hold Sleep/Wake button + Volume down button until you see the Apple logo on the screen.

Or Restart

  • Press and hold the side button only until you see a slide to turn off the slider button on the screen.

That’s it.

I Hope, this would be resolved your issue. After tried above all fixes, even though, iPhone doesn’t Vibrate on Incoming Call problem persists. Restart the iPhone and try again.

Jaysukh Patel is the founder of howtoisolve. Also self Professional Developer, Techno lover mainly for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and iOS, Jaysukh is one of responsible person in his family. Contact On: [email protected] [OR] [email protected]

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