iPhone, iPad, iPod touch: Turning off and on (restarting) and resetting
Learn how to turn off and on (restart) and reset your iOS device.
iPad, iPhone, iPod touch
Restarting your device
- Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button for a few seconds until the red "slide to power off" slider appears, and then slide the slider.
- Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the Apple logo appears.
Note: Reset your device only if you are unable to restart it.
Resetting your device
Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button and the Home button together for at least ten seconds, until the Apple logo appears.