How to Fix iPhone Stuck on Apple Logo And Recover Its Data
- iPhone Stuck on Apple logo
- How to Fix iPhone Stuck on Apple Logo
- The simplest method: fix iPhone stuck on Apple logo by hard reset
- The effective method: fix iPhone stuck on Apple logo by restoring iPhone to factory settings
- How to Recover Files after iPhone Stuck on Apple Logo
- Recover data from iOS device
- Recover data from iTunes backup file
- Recover lost data from iCloud backup file
- Bottom Line
- How to Avoid iPhone Stuck on Apple Logo
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iPhone Stuck on Apple logoStuck on white Apple logo screen of death and iPhone can't power on? As a matter of fact, iPhone stuck on Apple logo (sometimes, we call it white Apple, or white Apple screen of death) is a common problem that most iPhone users meet. People who tried to jailbreak their iPhone or upgrade their iPhone face this problem quite commonly. And, when iPhone is stuck in Apple logo, it equivalents to a toy, you can do nothing with it, you can't call anybody else, you can't text others, you can't take a picture with it, and it totally becomes a junk.
Today, we are going to introduce the solution for iPhone stuck on Apple logo since we have received lots of feedback email about white screen of death.
"My iPhone 5s is on iOS 8.2 version, but I have jailbroken my iPhone. Yesterday, when I upgrade my jailbroken iPhone 5s to iOS 9 directly without iTunes, not update by firmware upgrade, what's make me crash is that my iPhone stuck on Apple White Screen death during upgrading to iOS 9, I have wait it a long time, but it does not have any progress. Now I want to get iPhone out of Recovery Mode and fix Apple White Screen of death after failure upgrading to iOS 9, someone here can help me? Thanks!"
Here, before solving the white Apple screen of death issue, we had better know why the iPhone got stuck on the Apple logo, which can help us to perfectly solve it and prevent it from happening again.
What cause iPhone stuck on Apple logoExperienced users know iPhone get stuck on the Apple logo because something went wrong during its startup routine. Unlike human, iPhone can't ask for help and hence it just stops dead, and the Apple Logo is stuck. Next, let's see what caused the problem.
1: Jailbreak: A jailbreak is the process of eliminating hardware limitations on your iOS device and performing root access so that you are able to download themes, applications that are not available at Apple store. Therefore when you jailbreak your iPhone it will get stuck on apple logo because a file was not correctly modified. Also, it can be due to corruption of a file system or data error, or even restarting the iPhone when installing software.（Here, I guess you might be interested in this post: How to Recover iOS Data after Jailbreaking Your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.）
2: iOS update: One of the main reasons why iPhone stuck on Apple logo is iOS updates. When updating your Apple iPhone/iPad/iPod touch, you may find that something interrupts your device or iTunes from completing the task and your device spontaneously reboots and never boots past the white Apple logo on black background. (You might be interested in this post "3 Ways to Recover Lost Files After iOS 9.3.1 Update".)
3: Hardware: This issue is often caused by the cable that connects the iPhone's motherboard and screen coming loose or failing. In some cases, this is simply the result of a hardware failure. …
How to Fix iPhone Stuck on Apple LogoSee! There are various reasons for white Apple screen of death. And next, let's see how to solve this problem.
The simplest method: fix iPhone stuck on Apple logo by hard resetThis is one of the simplest and fastest methods that will help you to fix iPhone stuck at Apple logo. Follow below method to fix your iPhone easily.
Hold Power button (on the right side of iPhone 6/6+/6s/6s+ and on the top of iPhone 4/4s/5/5s/5c) and Home button (the round button of the center) simultaneously until you see the Apple logo.
Simply, hold these buttons for 20-30 seconds.
Now, leave it as it is for the half hour. And if you are lucky, this is going to work like a charm.
However, for most people this method doesn't work. And, they will try to restore their Apple devices to factory settings to get rid of this issue.
The effective method: fix iPhone stuck on Apple logo by restoring iPhone to factory settingsFactory resetting, in general, is the most effective method to fix the white Apple screen of death issue. But, this method will erase all of the data of your iPhone. (It is always better to keep a working iPhone than a dead one.) Follow below method to fix white screen problem.
- Connect your iPhone USB Cable to Dock Connector (do not connect to your computer now).
- Press Home button and connect the other end of the USB cable to your PC.
- Then, iTunes will automatically start and iPhone can be kept in recovery mode.
- Now, you can easily boot your iPhone into recovery mode and your iPhone will be restored in few minutes.
See! Although factory resetting will help to handle the white Apple screen of death situation, it would cause data loss on your device. So well, in order to retrieve data that have been lost in the process of fixing the iPhone stuck at Apple logo issue, you are strongly recommended to download a professional third-party iPhone data recovery tool.
Want to know more information about data recovery? Here, our previous post "Restore" will tell you.
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How to Recover Files after iPhone Stuck on Apple LogoIn general, people who have successfully fixed white Apple screen of death issue always have a piece of professional data recovery software.
But, you are probably wondering:
"Which is the best iPhone data recovery software?"
MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS (Mac) / MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS (Windows) is just what you are looking for. With this tool, you can quickly and effectively recover files after iPhone stuck on Apple logo. All you need to do is download and install it on your computer, and then save your lost files in a safe place without affecting the original data.
I used this tool to effectively recover lost data iPhone.
Download the Free version here and try to fix your problem now!
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Recover data from iOS deviceAfter downloading this professional data recovery software, you need to install it on computer. After that, you can recover data after iPhone stuck on Apple logo. Steps are described in detail below. Here, we take Windows for example.
Step 1: Connect your iOS device to your PC, and then launch MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS.
Tip: you have to "Trust" the PC in order to perform the scanning of your data.
Step 2: Click "Scan" button. Then, this software will automatically analyze the data saved in iOS device. Note: if the iOS device is encrypted, you need to enter password to unlock it after the analysis is done. After analyzing iOS data, the software will scan the device. The scanning process will take a few minutes, and it depends on the amount of data saved on the device.
Step 3: Preview scanning results. After scanning, this software will list all found files, and you can preview them. At this time, since there are lots of data found, you can quickly find desired files by category or time.
Step 4: Choose all desired data, and then click "Recover" button to store them.
Tip: it is recommended to click "Browse" button to select a suitable place according to actual needs to recover lost data.
Tips: While saving selected files, some users will find they can only recover2 photos once, recover 2 videos once, recover only 10 contacts/call histories once… Here, if you want to break the limitation of free MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS, you can choose its advanced edition.
See! With several simple steps, you can easily and quickly recover lost data including messages, contacts, call histories, WhatsApp, notes, calendar, reminders and bookmarks.
You could get more information from previous post Recover from iOS Device.
Attention: if lost important data are included in your previous iTunes backup or iCloud backup, please give priority to "Recover from iTunes Backup File" or "Recover from iCloud Backup File".(Here, you can click here to know what is backup?)
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Recover data from iTunes backup fileIf you have backed up your important data before data loss occurs, you may as well choose "Recover from iTunes Backup File". And this module can show the backup files to you in a very intuitive way. Therefore, you can find needed data conveniently. Furthermore, the whole process will be completed in three steps.
Step 1: Choose iTunes backup files.
Open MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS.
Select "Recover from iTunes Backup File" to detect all backup files in the computer.
Then the backup files will be shown on the list.
Next, you can pick out the needed backup through "Name", "Latest Backup Date" or "Serial Number".
Tip: If the backup files are stored into a special location, you can click on "Select" to find them out. Finally, with a click on "Add", the specified data will be added to the list.
Step 2: Scan iTunes backup file.
After selecting iTunes backup files, click "Scan" button. A few minutes later, the data in it will be shown.Note: the scanning time is determined by the capacity of iTunes backup, please wait patiently.
Step 3: Select all desired files to recover.
Find out the wanted files in a short time through classification list or search box.
Select all needed files and click "Recover" to start the restoration job.
Click "Browse" to select a safe place to keep the files.
Click "Recover" button to store them.
After all operations are done, you have finished recovering lost data from iTunes backup.
Recover lost data from iCloud backup fileIn addition to Recover from iOS Device and Recover from iTunes Backup File, MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS is capable of recovering data from iCloud backup files with the Recover from iCloud Backup File module.
If you have backed up your data from iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch to iCloud or auto backup has been made before data loss, you can turn to the functional module "Recover from iCloud Backup File" to get the lost data back.
After you log in iCloud successfully, all backup information under this iCloud account will be listed. Then, select the backup you want to download, and next MiniTool will download automatically. After successful downloading, the program will scan and classify files automatically. After that, you are able to recover needed files and data. Here, you can read this post Recover from iCloud to know more details on how to do this.
1: To prevent the iCloud file from being updated or modified, please don't connect the device to your computer during the recovery.
2: Due to limitations of iCloud, MiniTool Mobile Recovery cannot get iOS 9 iCloud backup.
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Bottom LineIn a word, MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS is a piece of multifunctional software which not only can help people recover data after iPhone stuck on Apple logo, but also offers instructions and methods for people to recover lost data from unexpected deletion, virus invasion, reset all settings, system upgrade and iOS device logical damage. Also, it can recover up to 15 types of files such as messages, contacts, call history, WhatsApp, calendar, notes, Safari Bookmark and app documents and more. What's more, this software not only supports iOS 9.x, but also is compatible with iPhone 6S Plus/6S/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS, iPod Touch 5/4, and iPad 2/1, iPad mini.
How to Avoid iPhone Stuck on Apple LogoAlthough this post shows how to fix iPhone stuck on Apple logo and introduces how to easily and quickly recover data from white Apple iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch with MiniTool Mobile Recovery for iOS, you had better pay attention to some details to avoid getting iPhone into white Apple screen of death.
1.Take care of your iOS device.
2.Use a protective case with extended edges to prevent direct contact of the iPhone with the surface that it fell on. As we know, minimal impact means minimal chances of hardware abnormality resulting from the drop.
3.Do not use your device for a long time since extra stress on the battery and other hardware resources of the iOS device, sometimes, may cause the iPhone stuck on Apple logo.
4.Shut down your iPhone once a month and then turn it back on after several seconds because your iPhone runs non-stop for you, fetches all your emails, and keeps all your pictures safe. This simple activity will minimize the chances of iPhone stuck on Apple logo.
5.Update your iOS devices to the latest iOS 9.X to Fix iOS 7 'White Screen of Death'.
6.Think twice before jailbreaking. Although jailbreaking iPhone or iPad will give you the ability to add non-Apple free applications and functions onto the device, it may cause your iPhone stuck into Apple logo. Even if you need to jailbreak it, please backup all desired data in advance. …...
ConclusionAre you getting the white Apple screen of death on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch? Do you know how to fix this "iPhone stuck on Apple logo" issue? Are you still worried about how to recover data after iPhone stuck on Apple logo? Here, this post not only shows how to fix an iPhone stuck on Apple logo but also explains how to recover data from iPhone/iPad/iPod touch with white Apple screen of death.
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