How to Turn Off, Restart and Force Restart iPhone 14 (Pro)

There will always be a time when you might have to switch your iPhone off or maybe even forcefully restart it simply because the device might be frozen or not responding. Earlier, the process to restart or turn off an iPhone was simple, especially for the devices that had the home button. Now that the home button is gone, the steps to restart, and turn off your iPhone have changed since then. Here we will share how to turn off and restart iPhone 14 Pro.

The iPhone 14 as you know has no home button. It’s all about the side and volume buttons to perform these functions. Now, if you are a first-time iPhone user and have just purchased the iPhone 14, this guide will be essential to you for when you might want to restart, turn off, or force restart. This will work for all the iPhone 14 Models; iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Plus, iPhone 14 Pro, and iPhone 14 Pro Max.

How To Turn Off iPhone 14

There could be many reasons why you’d want to turn your iPhone 14 off. Maybe because the phone’s battery is running low and want to save it for later or it could be that you might be in an area where there’s next to nothing in terms of network coverage. Whatever the reason might be, here are two ways you can follow to turn off your iPhone 14.

Turn off iPhone 14 from Settings:

  1. Launch the Settings app on your iPhone 14.
  2. Now scroll down and select General.
    How to power off iPhone 14 Pro
  3. And under general tap the Shut Down button.
    How to power off iPhone 14 Pro
  4. Simply drag the slider to turn off your iPhone 14.

Turn off iPhone 14 using Buttons:

  1. When your device is On, Press and hold the side and either volume up or volume down button together.
  2. Keep the buttons pressed until the slider appears on the screen.
  3. Now drag the slider to power off your Apple iPhone 14.
    How to power off iPhone 14 Pro

How to Restart iPhone 14

Restarting a device is done by a lot of people. Whether it’s about retaining memory or maybe getting rid of a bug that suddenly just appeared or maybe simply just to get your device running smoothly. Whatever is the reason, you can follow this method. Here are two methods that you can follow to restart your iPhone 14.

Restart iPhone 14 using Button Combination:

  1. Press and hold the volume buttons and the side button simultaneously.
  2. Hold the buttons till you see the slider on your screen.
  3. Now, drag the slider to switch off your iPhone 14.
  4. Wait for 30 seconds for the iPhone to turn itself off.
  5. Once the device has switched off, press and hold the side button to power up your iPhone 14.

Restart iPhone 14 using Siri:

This next method is a simpler and easy way to restart your iPhone 14. Works best if you have voice control activated. We will be using Apple’s voice assistant Siri to restart the iPhone.

  1. Press the side button to summon Siri on your iPhone.
  2. Now, all you need to say is “Hey Siri Reboot Device” or type the same.
    How to Restart iPhone 14 Pro
  3. Your iPhone 14 will now reboot.

How to Force Restart iPhone 14

If your iPhone freezes, glitches, or maybe just suddenly displays a black screen, the only way to get out of the issue is by forcefully restarting your iPhone. You can follow the steps to forcefully restart your iPhone 14.

  1. Press and release the Volume Up button.
  2. Now, also press and release the Volume Down button.
  3. Next, you will have to press and hold the side button.
  4. The Apple logo should now appear on your screen. This is when you release the power button.
  5. And this is how you can forcefully restart your iPhone 14 or iPhone 14 Pro.

This concludes the guide on how you can turn off, restart and even forcefully restart your Apple iPhone 14. We hope this guide helped you on understanding the basic power functions of your iPhone 14. These steps apply to the iPhone 14, 14 Plus, 14 Pro, and the 14 Pro Max. Questions or queries? Feel free to leave them in the comments section below.

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