Side/Power Button Not Working on iPhone 6, X, XS and XS Max – Solved


Some iPhone users have complained their Side or Power button not working properly. If they press the power button, it didn’t respond. I think many of those having this same power button not working problem on iPhone 6, XS, XS Max, and XR. Do you need some solutions to solve this problem? If yes, then read this article. Here I am gonna tell you some useful solutions to solve this Side or Power button not working.

Side button not working on iPhone

Solution 1: Check your Case

If your case is harder to press the power button, then remove the case and use a new one. Sometimes it happens because of your case. You can’t even press any buttons on your iPhone.
Check the case and if it’s easy to press, then try out the second solution.

Solution 2: Adjusting Click Speed of your Side Button

You can adjust the click speed of your side button. It provides three options to adjust the click speed which are Default, Slow and Slowest. You can choose one of these options.

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap “Accessibility”.
  3. Scroll down the page and tap “Side Button”.
  4. If selected the Default option, choose “Slow” and then restart your phone.
  5. After restarting, your problem will be solved.

Solution 3: Restart your Device Without Power or Volume Buttons

If the power button doesn’t work, you can try out this. Assistive touch will help you to restart your device without pressing power or volume buttons.

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap “Accessibility”.
  3. Select the Touch option and tap Assistive Touch. Then turn on Assistive Touch.
  4. Under the CUSTOM ACTION select the Single-Tap option.
  5. Now, tap on “Restart”.

Solution 3: Check for Software Update

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Software Update.
  2. If an update available here, you just click “Download and Install”.
  3. Then follow the instruction to update.

I hope guys this solution may help to solve your issue with the power button not working on iPhone 6, X, XS, and XS Max. If you have any doubts or suggestions let me know through the comment section below and keep supporting us. Thank you.

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