How To Restart And Force Restart iPad Air 4 or 5

Restart is known as an action on an order to shut down which is then continued to revive the computer's work process. This is commonly done when a problem occurs on the device.

Apple's 5th generation iPad Air doesn't have a home button included and has touch id on the power button. People usually use the home screen button for various features like turning off the phone, restarting, force starting, etc. However, in the absence of a home button, the technique for this iPad is different. While shutdown and restart can be performed using the same gesture, you can use a force restart if a regular restart doesn't work, and in this case, you'll need to use a different gesture. Unlike the iPad which has a home button. If you are also confused about how to hard reset or shutdown iPad Air 5, this article is for you. Today, we're going to cover how you can do that. Read the full article to know the moves.

The iPad Air 5 and iPad Air 4 feature a new design featuring an edge-to-edge display without a Home button. Both iPads include Touch ID which is integrated with the power button. The absence of the Home button on the iPad Air 4 and iPad Air 5 provides a few gesture changes compared to the older iPad Air. The combination of keystrokes for restart and force restart has also changed.


How to Turn Off/Restart Your iPad Air 4 or 5

If you need to shut down or restart your iPad Air 4 or 5, you can follow the steps below.

1. First, you have to press and hold the power up button, and with that, press + hold the volume up or volume down button until you can see the slider has appeared on your screen.

2. Now, when you have a slider on your screen, you have to slide your finger along the slider on the screen to turn off your iPad.

3. Now, while your iPad is turned off, press and hold the top power button again and keep holding it until you see the Apple logo appear on your screen.

4. You can also turn off your iPad by following another method.


Alternative method to turn off iPad Air 5

1. Open the iPad Air 4 or 5 settings app. You

2. Now, navigate to general

3. Here you will see a shutdown option. Click that, and your device will turn off.

With older iPads, which usually came with a home button, you could restart the device by pressing the home button and side button at the same time. However, when it comes to iPad Air, you have to turn off the device completely and then turn the tablet back on using separate steps.


To Force Restart iPad Air 4 or 5 

If you want to force restart your iPad Air 4 or 5 then follow the steps mentioned below.

1. Press the volume up button once. Make sure to quickly release the button after pressing it.

2. As you would with the volume up button, quickly press and release the volume

down button.

3. Next, press + and hold the top power button until you can see the restart is starting.

4. Your device will now be forced to shut down


All of the above-mentioned gestures don't just apply to the iPad Air 5 or 4, they also apply to the iPad mini 6 and iPad Pro. You can also follow the same steps to shut down and restart your iPhone without using the home button. In this case, you will have to hold down the side button on the right as the iPhone does not come with a top power button.

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