How to Fix: iOS 11 Black Screen with Spinning Wheel and then Going to Lock Screen

Summary

iPhone shows black screen with spinning wheel and then goes to lock screen? Don’t worry, here we will show you how to fix the iPhone 8/7/6s keeps going to lock screen issue.

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Dec. 07, 2017

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Recently, many users report that their iPhones keeps going to black screen and then going to lock screen as the picture shown below. This problem seems to be tied to local notifications, scheduled daily alerts or reminders. Some apps may try to remind users and then cause the crash loop sequence. The good news is that, it’s not that difficult to fix this iPhone keeps going to lock screen issue. Just keep reading to find the solutions.

iOS 11 Black Screen Spinning Wheel Error

iOS 11 Black Screen Spinning Wheel Error

Part 1. Basic Solutions to Fix iPhone Keeps Going to Lock Screen

Tip 1. Turn off notifications of apps. Since this problem is tied to local notifications from scheduled alerts from apps, you can choose to turn off the notifications of the certain apps to avoid such annoying situation. Go to Settings > Notifications > Choose one app > Turn off Allow Notifications.

Tip 2. Update to the latest iOS version. Apple just release iOS 11.2 to fix this date bug. If you want to completely fix the iPhone keeps going to lock screen issue, just update your device to iOS 11.2.

Part 2. Other Solutions to Fix iPhone Keeps Going to Lock Screen

Here are some other solutions you can have a try if your iPhone shows black screen spinning wheel and then goes to lock screen.

Tip 1. Reboot your device.

For iPhone SE/6s and earlier users: press the Home button and Power button together until the Apple logo appears.

For iPhone 7 users: please press the Home button and the Volume Down button.

For iPhone X/8 (Plus) users: first press the Volume Up button and quickly release it, then press the Volume Down button and quickly release it, finally press and hold the Power button until you see the Apple logo.

Tip 2. Reset All Settings. Go to Settings > General > Reset > Reset All Settings.

Tip 3. Set Data and Time Automatically. Open Settings app > Tap General > Choose Data & Time > Turn on Set Automatically.

Tip 4. Restore your device via iTunes and set up as new. Just remember to backup your device in advance, because it will erase all the contents.

The Bottom Line

Hope this guide can help you fix iPhone 8/7/6s black screen spinning wheel issue. If you have any other idea, just leave a comment and it may help other users here.

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