How to Fix: Apps not working on Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max

iPhone 11 pro max apps can start working again by just implementing these possible solutions.

The smartphone experience is rounded out with applications, whether they are Apple’s own or third-party. However, sometimes one or more iPhone applications may cease operating. In certain cases, they won’t launch at all or will become stuck in the loading process. In addition, an app may sometimes launch but then shut or crash quickly.

Try using one of the solutions below when an app on your iPhone 11 pro max isn’t behaving as expected.

Apps not working on iPhone 11 Pro Max
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Steps To Resolve Apps Not Working On iPhone 11 Pro Max Issue

If you possess this gadget and are experiencing this same problem, please follow these instructions since they are the most effective solution.

1:  Restart your iPhone 11 Pro max

  1. Hold the Volume Up button, then hold the Volume Down button.
  2. Then release both buttons simultaneously.
  3. To achieve this, press the volume-down button until the slider disappears.
  4. Then press and hold the side or power button until the Apple logo appears.
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2:  Update your iPhone

You should update the app and use the most recent version of iOS.

  1. Download and install the Update by selecting Settings
  2. Now tap on General
  3. Then click on Software Update
  4. Download and install the software update.

Check the app’s internet connection

Apps may access the web when your iPhone is linked to a Wi-Fi network. Alternatively, you may disable cellular data for certain applications if you did that, whether by mistake or design; here is how to undo it.

  1. To activate cellular service on your iPhone, open the Settings app and choose Cellular.
  2. Go through the list of applications until you find the one that isn’t functioning, and then make sure the toggle next to it is turned on (green).
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3:  Update the problematic app

Some applications may cease to function if they have not been updated. Consider upgrading to the most recent version of the app if it suddenly stops functioning properly or retrieves fresh material and begins crashing.

  1. From the iPhone’s Home screen or App Library, touch and hold the App Store icon for a few seconds until the Updates option appears.
  2. Wait for the website to load. Now, scroll down to get your installed apps‘ most recent update list.
  3. Select UPDATE next to the app you want to update. Additionally, you may hit Update All.

4:  Check for app restrictions in Screen Time

You or a parent may have used Screen Time to limit access to certain applications on your device. Whether that’s the case, you should probably check to see if there are any limitations on the app’s use.

  1. To begin, open Screen Time in the Settings menu.
  2. Go to Settings
  3. Click on App Limits and check that the app is not restricted.
  4. Swipe from right to left and then press Delete to get rid of the restriction if it is.

To double-check that you haven’t accidentally blocked any of Apple’s apps or services,

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Select General
  3. Press Content & Privacy Restrictions.
  4. In addition, you have the option to disable it.

5:  Uninstall and Reinstall a problematic app

Whenever a programme is giving you trouble, try removing it and then reinstalling it.

  1. Access the app’s icon.
  2. Keep your finger on the symbol until a menu appears.
  3. The next step is to choose the App Deletion option.
  4. Confirm the removal of the program by touching the Delete button.
  5. Launch the App Store once the app has been removed.
  6. Look for the program that you recently removed.
  7. Click the Install or Download button.
  8. After the setup is complete, choose Open to start the program.

6:  Reset an iPhone 11 pro max

If the above-mentioned solutions don’t work, then try to factory reset your iPhone 11 pro max.

  1. Select Settings from the Home screen.
  2. Go to Settings and choose General.
  3. Get to the very bottom of the screen and tap the Reset button there.
  4. Select the option to delete all data and configurations by tapping the corresponding button.
  5. Click the “Erase Now” button.
  6. Enter your password if asked.
  7. Scroll to the bottom of the screen and tap Erase iPhone.
  8. You may restart your iPhone by selecting Erase iPhone again.
  9. Enter the Apple ID password and wait for the reset to finish.


If nothing else works, your final resort is to get in touch with the app’s creator. You may find a contact form or email address on the website’s main page. Open the app’s page in the App Store and look for the “Developer Website” section if you are unsure about the app’s official website.

These solutions should keep your app running on your iOS device. Hope this explanation was all it took to get everything back on track.

Gohar Abbas
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Editor at Nextgenphone
Gohar Abbas is the youngest member in the team and writing for Nextgenphone for more than three years. He is an encyclopedia of smartphones. Without blinking an eyelid, he can tell you everything about any smartphone. You can find him watching Science Fiction movies and talk shows in his leisure time.
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