'Why won't my iPhone ring?': 7 ways to check that your iPhone's sound is working properly
- If your iPhone doesn't ring when someone calls you, there are several potential problems to troubleshoot.
- The solution might be simple, like Do Not Disturb mode is accidentally enabled, or it could be that your phone is "stuck" in an audio mode that renders it silent.
- Here are the seven most likely fixes to get your iPhone ringing again.
- Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.
It's frustrating when a device doesn't appear to do the one thing that it's designed to do.
If your iPhone isn't ringing when you get a call, there are a few things that might be causing it to not work properly, and most of them are easy to fix on your own.
Check out the products mentioned in this article:
Check to see if your iPhone is set to silent
Make sure the volume is high enough to hear
Turn off Do Not Disturb mode
If a specific number won’t ring, make sure it isn’t blocked
Make sure there isn’t a problem with your ringtone
Check to see if any custom ringtones aren't working
Make sure the iPhone isn’t stuck in headphone mode
Get your iPhone serviced