All iOS 13 bugs in one place!
iOS 13 is a great update, which, however, is not without bugs and flaws. In this article, we collect all the most popular and unpleasant problems of iOS 13 and find ways to solve them. Did not find your bug? Describe it in the comments. we will try to find a solution!
Note: All of these tips apply to iPadOS.
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What to do if iPhone on iOS 13 discharges, does not catch the network, slows down, freezes
Most of the technical problems that appear on iOS 13 are caused by improper installation of the firmware or a crash during the update process over the air. An iPhone running iOS 13 may start to discharge faster than usual, not catching the network properly or freezing.
First of all, try to solve the problem without reinstalling iOS. To do this, just use your iPhone as usual for 2-3 days. In many cases, this really helps.
💡 The fact is that after installing every major version of iOS on Apple mobile devices reindexing files. In iOS 13, for example, all photos stored on the iPhone are definitely indexed again. This is necessary for the system to activate a new improved mechanism for searching media files. You can even follow the process directly in the Photos application.
Wait a few days, and then evaluate the iPhone on iOS 13. If technical problems remain, reinstall the firmware using iTunes (or directly from Finder in macOS Catalina).
A clean install of iOS 13 is simple.
Step 1. Disable the "Find iPhone". In iOS 13, it is in the settings section iCloud → "Locator".
Step 2. Download the iOS 13 firmware file for your device at the following links:
Links will appear after the release of the final version of iOS 13 (September 19).
Step 3. Connect the mobile device to the computer, run iTunes (Finder on macOS Catalina) and select the gadget.
Step 4. Back up the device to your computer for later data recovery.
Step 5. Click “Restore iPhone»With the key held down Shift and select the iOS 13 firmware file that you downloaded earlier.
Step 6. Confirm the start of iPhone recovery and wait for it to complete.
After that, you will only have to recover to the previously created backup in iTunes. Thanks to the “clean” installation of iOS 13 on a mobile device, all technical issues will have to disappear.
iPhone on iOS 13 does not catch the subway or loses connection
Some iPhone users on iOS 13 reported in our group on VKontakte that after installing the update, the connection in the subway deteriorated. In order to fix this problem, just reset the network settings in the "Settings"→"The main"→"Reset"→"Reset Network Settings".
If updating the network settings does not help, perform a clean install of iOS 13 using the instructions above.
What to do if iPhone on iOS 13 discharges quickly
Due to the upgrade to iOS 13 on the iPhone, battery life can be significantly reduced. Complaints about reduced autonomy can not be called massive, but, nevertheless, there are plenty of them.
As we noted above, in the first few days after installing iOS 13 on the iPhone, files are re-indexed. Perform a “hard” reboot of your device and continue to use it for several days in normal mode. After 2-3 days, the battery life can stabilize, as you can see in the “Battery” settings section.
How to make a “hard” reboot?
NiPhone 6s, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s and earlier. Press the Home and Power buttons at the same time (the power button is located on the side or top of the case) and hold them for 15 seconds until the Apple logo appears on the screen.
On iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Press the volume down button and the Power button (side) at the same time for 15 seconds until the Apple logo appears.
On iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone X and newer. Press and immediately release the volume up button. Press and immediately release the volume down button. After that, hold down the side button and hold it for 15 seconds until the Apple logo appears.
If after a few days the iPhone continues to run out literally before our eyes, do a clean install of iOS 13. How to do it is written at the beginning of the article.
Slow down games on iOS 13. what to do
Another common complaint is the slowdowns in games that previously, on iOS 12, worked without problems. In most cases, this problem is solved by performing a “hard” reboot. Detailed instructions for performing such a reboot on all iPhone models are presented above.
Why the update to iOS 13 did not come
Upgrading to iOS 13 may not appear in the "Settings"→"The main"→"Software Update"For several reasons:
- A GM version of iOS 13 or any other beta version of iOS 13 is installed on the device. In this case, the final version of iOS 13 will not be displayed for updating. Must complete rollback to iOS 12, then install the final build of iOS 13. We talked about this in more detail in instructions about the correct preparation for installing iOS 13.
- A beta profile of a developer or test program participant is installed on the device. Delete the profile in the menu "Settings"→"The main"→"Profile", Restart the iPhone, and then check for updates.
- Your iPhone does not support iOS 13. A complete list of supported models is available at this page.
- A technical failure has occurred. Reboot the iPhone. this should help.
We talked about how to roll back from iOS 13 to iOS 12 in detail. this article.
The computer stopped seeing the iPhone on iOS 13. what to do
The problem is solved easily. by installing the latest version of iTunes. At the time of the launch of iOS 13, this is iTunes 12.10. You can update iTunes through the menu "reference"→"Software Update".
Did not help? In this case, only reinstalling iTunes will help. It is important to note that it must be done in the right way. How to do this is described in detail in of this instruction.
Recall that Macs running the new macOS Catalina operating system no longer have iTunes. Office iPhone is available directly from the Explorer Finder.
What to do if the “Notes” and “Reminders” applications are closed on iOS 13
In iOS 13, Apple powerfully updated standard applications “Notes” and “Reminders”. Because of this, some users experience crashes. Applications close immediately after opening. This issue is resolved by logging out of the iCloud account on the device and then re-logging in.
Some notifications are not displayed in iOS 13
This problem began to appear in some users in the first beta versions of iOS 13. For some iPhone owners, it remained until the final version. There is no complete solution to the problem at the moment. In some cases, a “hard” reboot helps.
We hope Apple fix this bug in final version of iOS 13.1, which will be released on September 30th.
Storys on Instagram increase and decrease volume
One of the most unusual bugs of the Instagram application in iOS 13. When viewing Stories, the volume automatically decreases and increases. It is assumed that the problem lies precisely in the Instagram application, as in other applications there is no such bug. Stay tuned for Instagram updates on the App Store. The problem should be fixed in the coming days.
"Mail" does not show notifications and the number of incoming letters
The standard Mail app in iOS 13 works intermittently. For many users, it stopped showing notifications about incoming emails. In addition, the number of unread messages is not displayed on the application icon.
One solution to the problem is to uninstall the Mail app and reinstall it from the App Store. Re-logging into the email account used in the application may also help.
It is noteworthy that in beta versions of iOS 13.1 this problem is not. The final version of iOS 13.1 will be released on September 30.
What to do if your error is not in the list
Describe your problem in the comments! We will try to find the solution to any of your problems with your iPhone running iOS 13 as quickly as possible.
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