How to Fix an iPhone or iPad Stuck on Lock Screen or Pin

If you have any problems like;

  • iPhone stuck on lock screen or pin
  • Forgot iPhone passcode or pin
  • iPhone 11/10/X/8+/8/7/6 or older stuck on passcode screen
  • iPhone stuck on lock screen won’t slide
  • iPhone stuck on lock screen and won’t turn off
  • iPhone stuck on enter iPhone passcode or pin

Then this article is for you. this is a common problem for iPhone users that their iPhone is stuck on the lock screen. Due to which the screen can become completely unresponsive.

In this, article will discuss several solutions which you can try to get the iPhone screen responding again.

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Try to Power Off the iPhone

Most of the time seen that this works, turn the iPhone off and turn it on again.

You can do this, by pressing and hold the “Sleep/Wake” button for a few seconds until the slider appears.

Try to Force Restart the iPhone

If above trick didn’t work then try to Force Restart. Don’t worry forcing a reset will not delete data from your device.

Its a another method through which you can easily refresh the device and get it working properly again.

For iPhone X & 8

  1. Quick press “Volume Up“ and Quick press “Volume Down“.
  2. Press and hold Sleep“/”Wake” button until the Apple logo appears.

For iPhone 7

You have to Press and hold both the “Sleep/Wake” +”Volume Down” button for at few seconds, until the Apple logo appears.

For iPhone 6 and older

For iPhone 6s or earlier  versions may require holding “Sleep/Wake” + “Home“ till the Apple logo appears and the device restarts.

Fix iPhone Stuck on Lock Screen using Tools

Here is list of iPhone Data Recovery and Unlock tools using these tools you can remove iPhone/iPad passcode and various iOS locks.

Also, check this article - How To Fix Liquid or Water Damaged iPhone

Restore iPhone with iTunes

Note: This method will erase all data on your iPhone.

Its not recommended, but if you have a backup and don’t want to buy software then you can try this method.

To do this follow the below methods:

Firstly, run iTunes and then connect your iPhone with your computer using a USB cable.

Secondly, you have to Tap on your device icon appearing on the upper left corner of the iTunes interface. After that, click ‘Summary’ from the left corner.

Lastly, you have to click the ‘Restore iPhone’ button to restore your iPhone.


Hopefully, all or one of these options have worked for you to fix an issue of iPhone Stuck on Lock Screen and your Apple iPhone is now working again. Share your thoughts in comments.

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