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I have a Apple Iphone 10, and it is not making any sounds

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I have a Apple Iphone 10, and it is not making any sounds from incoming calls, how can I get it to work please.
Assistant: What kind of Apple device do you have? What Operating System (OS) are you running?
Customer: ios 12.1.2 on a iPhone X
Assistant: How long has this been going on with your Apple device? What have you tried so far?
Customer: about 6 weeks now.. tried changing sounds, no change.
Assistant: Anything else you want the Mac Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no

Hi there and welcome

Did it work before and just stopped working?

Please let me know

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
It did work ,but suddenly stopped, the vibrator is working.
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
no thank you.


When it is calling, hold Volume up on the side until it is at maximum volume

Do you then hear it ringing?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.

Please go to settings, general, reset, reset all settings

Tell me if it then rings please

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I was hoping to be told how to do it over the internet, and did not expect to pay for the help.

You are referring to a service the website offers, which being optional, can be ignored if you do not wish to use it.

Please ignore it and reply here to my last instructions I sent you please

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
it did not ring, the volume is set to high

I will repeat

Please go to settings, general, reset, reset all settings

Tell me if it then rings please

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
phone is restarting, its taking its time. as soon as it it resets its self i will press the side volume button and see. still no sound.
have just seen that the small button above the volume button was showing red, i have now moved it off red and again tried the volume button with no luck

If you play a youtube video, do you get sound?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
prime video is giving me sound, i don't have utube

Go to settings, Sounds & Haptics and change the ringtone

Tell me if that sounds please

Customer: replied 6 days ago.

ok, it now rings on a call?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I will have to call my mobile phone to see if it rings, I'm getting notifications for text messages ok.

thanks, ***** ***** know the results

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Phoning from my landline its now ringing for a few seconds and fades away on the volume.

And if you keep on the line does it come back?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I have rung it again and it seems to be working correctly now. Thank you everso much for your help.

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Customer: replied 6 days ago.
will do that now, thank you again.