There are many cases which buttons are not quite responsive. Hence, it becomes a bit inconvenient to restart or power ON/OFF the iPhone. Personally, I have never enjoyed pressing down two buttons at once to reboot my iOS device as the process requires your fingers to put some extra effort to get the job done. Though there were some roundabout ways through which you could restart your device earlier, it’s become a lot straightforward now. Really! You cannot just power off but also restart your iPhone and iPad even without pressing buttons in iOS 11.
Hidden a bit deep in the Settings is there a Shutdown button that allows you to quickly turn off your iOS 11 devices. A restart button has been added to the AssistiveTouch menu that lets you easily reboot your device. Read on to find out more!
How to Reboot iPhone and iPad without using Buttons in iOS 11
Step #1. Launch Settings app on your iOS device.
Step #2. Tap on General → Tap on Accessibility.
Step #3. Tap on AssistiveTouch.
Step #4. Toggle the switch.
Step #5. Next, you need to tap on the small AssistiveTouch icon that would show up on the screen.
Step #6. Tap on Device.
Step #7. Tap on More in the menu.
Step #8. Finally, tap on Restart button.
How to Turn Off iPhone and iPad without Pressing Power Button in iOS 11
Step #1. Launch Settings app on your iOS device → Tap on General.
Step #2. Now, scroll down all the way to the bottom and Tap on Shut Down.
Step #3. Finally, slide to power off.
iOS 11 has come with several neat features like Dark Mode (Smart Invert), screen recording functionality, etc. Personally, I’m quite pleased with it; even though there are still many features which haven’t been included from my wishlist.
What’s your take on the latest iOS ecosystem? Has it been able to stand up to your expectation? Feel free to shoot your views in the comments.