How to Fix iOS 12 Sound Not Working Problem

Getting frustrated when there is no sound on iPhone/iPad/iPod running the new iOS 12? Don’t worry! This article can help you out with several possible solutions on fixing iOS 12 sound problems.

By Alexis Hay | Posted: Aug. 08, 2018, Last Updated: Aug. 08, 2018
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While enjoying the amazing features of the newly-released Apple operating system – iOS 12, you may suddenly find that there is no sound on iPhone/iPad/iPod after updating to iOS 12. A lot of users have complained the same sound problem after updating to new iOS.

There could be many circumstances of sound problems on iPhone, like no sound when iPhone ringing, streaming songs, having FaceTime, using an app or playing a game. In these situations, there could be many possible causes for the no sound problem after the update. Thus, in this article, we display some possible causes and solution to help you solve the iOS 12 sound not working problem.

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How to Fix iOS 12 Sound Not Working

Method 1. Disable Do Not Disturb

When you turn Do Not Disturb mode on, there would be no sound on iPhone/iPad/iPod. In this case, you can go to Settings or Control Center to have a check on whether the Do Not Disturb is off or not.

How to Fix iOS 12 Sound Not Working - Disable Do Not Disturb

How to Fix iOS 12 Sound Not Working – Disable Do Not Disturb

Method 2. Switch on/off Bluetooth

There might be possible that the sound of your iOS device is transmitted to the wireless earphones or other connected devices. You can turn the Bluetooth on and off, and check whether the no sound problem still exists or not.

Method 3. Check Notifications Settings

If there is no notification sounds on your iDevice, you can have a check at Notifications in the Settings app. Go to Settings app > Tap Notifications > Make sure the “Allow Notification” switch is on > Toggle on Sounds.

How to Fix iOS 12 Sound Not Working - Check Notifications Settings

How to Fix iOS 12 Sound Not Working – Check Notifications Settings

Method 4. Stuck in Headphones Mode

There is a possible occasion that your iPhone/iPad/iPod stuck in the headphones mode that it erroneously conceives that your headphones are plugged in your device. In this case, you can repeat the process for a few times: plug your headphones in your iPhone and then suddenly pull it out.

Method 5. Reset All Settings

The iOS 12 sound not working problem could occur after you have changed certain settings on iPhone. If you could not find which change causes this problem, you can reset all settings on your iPhone by following the step: Enter Settings > Tap General > Reset > Select Reset All Settings. In case of the safety of data, you can make a backup before doing so.

How to Fix iOS 12 Sound Not Working - Reset All Settings

How to Fix iOS 12 Sound Not Working – Reset All Settings

Method 6. Restart iDevice

This could be a simple solution for you to fix the iOS 12 sound not working problem.

For iPhone 8/X, to restart your iPhone, you need to follow these steps:

Press the Volume Up button and quickly release > Press the Volume Down button and quickly release > Press and hold the Power button, release it when the device turning into the Apple boot screen.

For older iPhone, press the Power button and Home button in the meantime, release them after the Apple logo shows up on the screen.

The Bottom Line

These are all the six solutions on how to fix iOS 12 sound not working. Hope this article could render help for you to fix the iOS 12 no sound problems since the cessation of sound could be caused by diverse reasons. If you have other effective methods on iOS 12 sound not working or thoughts on these solutions, come share with us in the comments below!

Alexis Hay

Member of iMobie team, a great lover of iDevices. Always enjoy helping to solve all kinds of iOS and Android problems.

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