Mine was first time, the Guy who posted this has worked for him the second time per his post. Fortunately there is a search function on the iPhone 5 that allows you to search through individual email folders on your device and more easily locate the message you need. Hope this helps someone : I have the same problem, Tried to disconnect the battery and reconnect it gain, The signal came back and the phone was working normally, I guess this is temporarily, I can't find what causes the No service problem yet. I was smacking my phone hard to get it to stop searching and it would work sometimes for an hour sometimes for a few hours but I think it's fixed now. Following these, they have tried changing different settings on the phone, resetting all settings on the phone, issuing trouble tickets for their engineers to fix stuff on Verizon side, resetting my account, changing more settings on the phone again, on and on.
I ended up backing up phone on iTunes, restoring phone and then reinstalling from the back up. I had my phone factory unlocked because I am stationed in Germany. So, this issue of iPhone stuck on searching, should get resolved as soon as possible. If you use the calendar on your iPhone with regularity, then you probably have a lot of past and future events for which you might occasionally search. Then 3rd time lucky it worked and the sgnal was back. Mind sharing with us the results of your store visit? Sprint Social Care Team rdenson8011, Thanks for your post.
After inserting my sim and powering up. Doubtful if that will solve the problem, but will do that anyway. I send my iphone 5 to service. In the midst of these changes my Visual Voice mail got dropped and I had no idea when I had new messages, no indication on the phone for about 2 weeks. How Do You Search Mail On the iPhone 5 The email search feature on the iPhone 5 is not immediately obvious to locate, because it is technically hidden. But if your iPhone 6 keeps searching for service, problems may arise. Hence, constant connectivity is an essential requirement for the most of us.
In the settings, tapping on the carrier name didn't reveal anything but it still worked the second time. In case, if you still face this searching problem then just try out the next method. Does not prompt me to insert a sim. If there is a software error then you can fix by yourself by making use of the information provided in this article. The problem has worsened today, as now, in addition to the search loop, my phone can no longer do any activities involving data.
I contacted Apple by another phone and went through a similar procedure as posted at the start of this thread. Meanwhile it gets downloaded, make sure you backup all your data that is on your phone either at itunes or icloud. Did exactly what you said, opened up my iPhone and bent the corners of the metal plate of the sim card slot. My phone was working beautifully for about a month or two, when two days ago, it started searching. I chose to configure it as a new iPhone so not restoring it from the local backup. I suspect tht there is a timing problem where the selection of the two cellular radio devices each think they are not selected — so none get selected.
Then, it happened again, most recently, after I had been in a remote area for a couple of days. He had me backup to iCloud, restore on the new one and off I went. Cellular antenna is at the top left and is connect by 4 connectors. So I did and put the phone on back and wow, my network came back full on it. So Apple store advice of the phone being needing replaced couls have cost me £200.
The cellular service comes back for two days. I still have a year warranty, so i'm sending my device for repair. Yes, it was a very helpful answer. If the update is available, then choose to update. Once I got back to Germany, I put my German sim card in the phone, made a 20 min phone and sent a few text messages.
The cellular antenna grounds out on the frame of the phone which turns the entire body of the phone into an antenna. Release the Sleep Button but hold on to the Home Button iPhone 6s and below or the volume down button iPhone 7 and above until iTunes detected iPhone under recovery mode. Searching hours on google to find an answer. Switch off your device open the panel and remove the Sim card. Good thing is eventually you will restore your data, so no apps or their data and settings get lost.
I have search the web so much and no one seems to know what the heck is going on. Reconnecting the antenna on the top left 7. The Problem may be also because of constant updating of the firmware. Speed up the recovery process with the help of this amazing software. So I called the Apple support centre. I don't know what's craziest, that this actually worked or that I actually went along with it.