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4 Ways to Restart an iPad That Won’t Turn On

How to restart a dead iPad

If your iPad has a black screen and won't start up try these 4 simple fixes to switch it on - you may see it rise from the dead!

It’s the iPad user’s worst nightmare. You reach for your Apple tablet, press the power button and… nothing happens at all.

You keep holding it down but there’s still no sign of life from your once reliable iPad. But don’t panic, the past 7 years of iPad experience has allowed the author to put together these 4 tried and trusted ways to spark some life into an iPad with a blank screen.

We recommend to try them one at a time, in the order they appear in the article. And hopefully the end result will be a fully working iPad in your hands.


How to restart a dead iPad
  • Recharge your iPad
  • Reset your iPad
    Reset your iPad
  • Apple brand store

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