AssistiveTouch on your iPhone helps you perform gestures like a pinch, multi-finger swipe, or 3D Touch, and use Siri. Besides, you can also use AssistiveTouch to find and adjust certain settings like Volume, Rotate Screen, Lock Screen and more from any of your iPhone screen. However, some of them got iPhone AssistiveTouch freezing issue from time to time in iOS 10 and iOS 11.
“Recently I have updated to current latest iOS 11. And I experienced the Assistive Touch stuck on my screen, no matter how many time I slide it, it just remain solid. Have you guys ever experience this kind of issue? I’m using iPhone 7 Plus.”
How to fix iPhone AssistiveTouch not responding in iOS 11 or iOS 10? Follow this article to solve this problem.
How to Fix iPhone AssistiveTouch Freezing in iOS 11/iOS 10
1. Check your iPhone touch screen
First of all, make sure there is no damage with your iPhone touch screen. To protect your iPhone screen from cracking, you can get a screen protector or a case for your iPhone.
2. Turn off AssistiveTouch and then turn it on again
If there is nothing wrong with your iPhone screen, you can go to Settings > General > Accessibility > AssistiveTouch to toggle AssistiveTouch feature off and on.
If this trick doesn’t fix iOS 10/iOS 11 AssistiveTouch not working problem with your iPhone, keep reading to learn other methods.
3. Restart your iPhone
Also, you can fix iOS 10/iOS 11 AssistiveTouch not responding by restarting your iPhone: Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the red slider appears > Drag the slider to turn your device completely off > After the device turns off, press and hold the Sleep/Wake button again until you see the Apple logo.
4. Wait for iOS update
The AssistiveTouch freezing issue might be a temporary bug in current iOS version. In this case, you can wait for iOS update to see if it fixes iPhone AssistiveTouch not working issue.
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