A lot of iPhone users are facing the issue of notification bar being stuck halfway down the screen which is very aggravating for them. They are not able to use their iPhone as the notification bar is in the way. Moreover, the iPhone cannot be turned off too as the notification bar is hindering the ‘slide to turn off’ bar. Below are the solutions iPhone users can try to fix notification bar stuck halfway down the screen in iPhone.
Fix Notification Bar Stuck Halfway Down the Screen in iPhone
Rebooting the phone solves almost 90 % of the problems related to iPhone. Try to reboot your iPhone by simultaneously pressing down the power button and home button until the phone reboots i.e. the Apple logo appears.
If the home button is broken or the assistive touch on your iPhone isn’t working, allow your phone’s battery to discharge to the end and then recharge your iPhone; this will restart your iPhone. You can also enable home button from assistive touch, go to your iPhone’s Settings then go to General. Now, tap on accessibility and then go to assistive touch. Under the assistive touch tab, activate AssistiveTouch toggle. This will display a gray box with circle in it, tap on it. Now, press and hold the digital Home Button that appears simultaneously with the power button to reboot the iPhone.
Another solution to restart your iPhone if the home button is broken is to go to your iPhone’s Settings and then go to Display and Brightness. Now, toggle on or off ‘bold text.’ This will restart your iPhone.
This simple phone reboot solution can fix notification bar stuck halfway down the screen in iPhone.
Reset All Settings
You can try to reset all Settings of your iPhone to fix notification bar stuck halfway down the screen in iPhone. Go to your iPhone’s Settings and then General. Now, go to Reset and tap on Reset All Settings. This resets everything in settings to default settings including alerts, clock setting, notifications, etc.
To fix notification bar stuck halfway down the screen in iPhone, download the software ReiBoot on your PC/laptop and connect your phone with your PC/laptop. This software will send your iPhone to recovery mode. When the phone restarts, exit from the recovery mode using the software. The phone will start as normal with all your data saved.