iPhone Stuck during Upgrading to iOS 10.3? Here Is the Solution

Every iPhone user should upgrade to iOS 10. Now the new version of iOS 10: iOS 10.3 brings a lot of cool new features to the iPhone that can also be very useful. The problem is that sometimes when upgrading your device, things may not go as planned. Some people have reported their devices getting stuck during or after upgrade to iOS 10.3. When the device gets stuck, you can’t use the device and this can be very troubling for you.

In this article, we are going to share with you how you can fix a device that is stuck after an upgrade.

1 Force Restart the iPhone

A reboot or a force restart can fix most iPhone related problems. It is definitely worth a try in this case. Follow these simple steps to do it.

Step 1: press and hold the Power/Sleep and Home buttons for at least 10 seconds

Step 2: When you see the Apple Logo, release them and your device should be back to normal

2 Restore in Recovery Mode

If a restart fails to fix the problem, try the following steps.

Step 1: Launch iTunes on your computer. On your device hold the home button as you connect the device to iTunes.

Step 2: Release the Home button once you see a message in iTunes saying a device in recovery mode has been detected.

Step 3: Click on the iPhone in iTunes to restore it.

3 Fix iPhone Stuck during Update to iOS 10.1/10.2/10.3 without Data Loss

Tool You'll Need - iMyFone iOS System Recovery

When you iPhone gets stuck in recovery mode you need to use iMyFone iOS System Recovery software to solve it. This cross platform software is built with a feature known as Fix iOS System that is tailor made to fix and repair iOS devices that not only get stuck on recovery mode but also apple logo, black screen and white screen. The following are just some of the features that make iMyFone iOS system recover the best solution for you.

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iMyFone iOS System Recovery

  • Fix your iOS system from various system issues, such as iOS upgrade failure, iPhone stuck on white screen, black screen, iPhone unable to start, etc.
  • Compatible with mutiple iOS device, such as iPhone 6s, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, iPad Pro, iPad mini, iPod touch 4, iPod touch 5 and more.
  • Compatible with the new iOS version including iOS 10, iOS 10.1, iOS 10.2, iOS 10.3.

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Steps to Fix iPhone Stuck during iOS 10 - iOS 10.3 Upgrade Issue

At this point you will now go through a detailed step-by-step guide on how to fix your iPhone using this software. Ensure that you have downloaded and installed the software on your computer.

Step 1. Choose Fix iOS System

Open iMyFone iOS System Recovery on your computer and click on “Start” button. After that, now you can use a USB cable to connect iPhone to the computer.

Choose Fix iOS System

Step 2. Download Firmware

Next, the program will display a firmware that is compatible with your iPhone. Click on “Download” and wait until it is fully downloaded.  It will only take a few minutes to download it.

Download Firmware

Step 3. Fix your iPhone

When the firmware is downloaded, the iMyFone iOS System Recovery will begin to fix and repair your iPhone.  You will be able to see the progress on the screen. Sit back and relax until a message pops up on the program screen that your iPhone has been fixed.

 Fix your iPhone

After that you iPhone will have been restored to normalcy and now upgraded. Download iMyFone iOS System Recovery to give it a shot now.

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