How Do I Fix An iPad With Sound That Isn’t Working?

Fix An iPad With Sound

In this article we will tell you about; How Do I Fix An iPad With Sound That Isn’t Working? If you are facing sound issues on your iPad and you do not know how to resolve this issue, SO we will tell you; How to solve it. Then do not worry, we are here to help you out. This article will cover all points on solving the sound issue on your iPad step by step. After reading this article, you will know about the iPad, its settings and solving its sound issues. Now let’s talk about iPads.

What is an iPad?

An iPad is a touch screen tablet PC that was first released by Apple in 2010. It is mostly used by children for reading e-books or playing games. iPad gives you a big screen and a better resolution. It runs iOS operating system with Wifi connectivity and a 4G network. iPads have advanced features provided by Apple that allows users to experience videos, photos and apps on a better platform. They make the iPad powerful enough to handle the apps you use every day. They can be used for reading newspapers and you can also use Microsoft Office or Adobe Photoshop CC for a creative project.

What is an iPad

What are the reasons for sound issues in iPads?

iPads have been known to make sound issues. You will be using your iPad on a normal day and all of a sudden you will notice that the iPad’s sound is not working. Mostly, it happens due to a software problem caused by not updating your iPad’s software or by the cache. So, how can you get rid of this problem, well we can help you fix this issue. All you need to do is to follow our instructions given below.

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How Do I Fix An iPad With Sound That Isn’t Working?

There are multiple ways in which you can fix the sound on your iPad. We will show and explain all of those procedures so you have no worries and no sound issues.

  • Toggle switch

The toggle switch is present at the top left corner of your iPad, It does the work of muting and unmuting the sound in the iPad. If the switch has an orange light, then it means that the iPad is mute. Sometimes you mute your iPad and forget to unmute it, so you should first check on your toggle switch to see if it is mute and if it is you can just hold and slide it downwards till the orange light is not there anymore. Then check the sound. If it is working, we got your problem solved, Now, you can go back to using your iPad. If it did not, then continue reading and follow our instructions. 

Fix An iPad With Sound

  • Swipe 

The iPad has a toolbar in it, it pops up when you swipe your iPad upwards from the bottom. It will display a toolbar and on the bottom left corner of the iPad, you can see the sound option. If the volume level is on the left side of the screen, then your iPad is mute, so swipe on to the right side and check whether the sound is working or not. If it does, that was your problem and that problem is solved and if not, then let’s try to find another solution to this problem.

Fix An iPad With Sound

  • Assistive touch

Assistive touch another feature present in the iPads as well as other iOS smartphones. You can use this option by going to your settings menu, then go to the general section and then find the “Accessibility ” tool and tap on it. Scroll down to find the “Assistive touch” and turn it on. Your iPad will have a circle like menu on your screen. Exit settings and tap on this menu. Go to the device menu out of all other menus.

Now, on your left side, you will see the sound option and on the right side, you will see the mute option. Tap on the sound option multiple times and see if the volume is turned on or not, if not then turn it on. Then check if the sound works and if it does, then it means we have your problem solved. If not, then let’s go to the next solution to fix the sound issue.

Assistive touch

  • Reboot your iPad

Rebooting means restarting your device. Rebooting a device makes it turn off and then turn off by itself. Now, if all solutions do not work, then restarting might be the process to do. Restarting your device makes many problems get fixed and your phone gets offloaded of all the memory it was storing for a little while. So, to reboot your iPad, press the “Home button” and the “Power button” together and hold them for a couple of seconds till the Apple logo appears. Restart your iPad and then see if the sound works, Now mostly when you restart your iPad, your sound problem gets fixed but if your sound problem is not fixed, then you will have to do one last thing.

  • Reset your iPad

Resetting a device makes all of its apps files and other files of the user deleted permanently, It only does not delete the developer provided apps and functions. But it deleted all your files. Now, if you want to get your sound problem fixed and all of the above processes did not work out, then this is your last option. Now before resetting your iPad, we recommend you move all your files to another device because when you remove them, there is no way of getting them back, So to reset your iPad, Go to the settings menu and press on the “General” option and scroll down to the last option which is “reset”. Tap on it. Now tap on the “Erase all content and settings” option.

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This will ask you if you really want to do a reset, they just want to make sure you did not accidentally tap on the reset option, so confirm reset by tapping on “ok”. Your iPad will be reset and you will have to start your iPad and adjust its settings like when you did when you bought it. Now after doing all settings, check to see if the sound is working or not.

  • Hardware Issue

Now it is not 100% guaranteed that your iPad will be working because sometimes we have a hardware issue that can not be resolved by doing software processes. So if your iPad has a hardware issue, you might take it to an iPad repair shop. But if there is a software issue only, then your iPad will surely start working. 

So guys that’s it about; How Do I Fix An iPad With Sound That Isn’t Working? We hope you liked our article and fixed your problem with it, if you have any more questions, then you can ask us in the comment section, we will love to solve your problems and find new and effective solutions for you. You can also go to Apple iPad support for further assistance. If you find this article informative please give it a thumbs up. So that we can continue to make this kind of awesome articles for you.

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