Skip navigation

TS1702: iOS: An app you installed unexpectedly quits, stops responding, or won’t open

Learn about iOS: An app you installed unexpectedly quits, stops responding, or won’t open

TS1702 No sound with any app on my iPad.

793 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Nov 14, 2012 4:38 PM by Demo RSS
Elpaw Calculating status...
Currently Being Moderated
Nov 14, 2012 4:23 PM

Suddenly none of my apps have sound on my iPad and I have no keyboard sounds. Basically all that makes noise is iTunes. I've tried going to the settings, but nothing there works. I even restored the entire iPad and updated it. Nothing seemed to help. Anyone else have this issue?

iPad
  • Demo Level 9 Level 9 (73,695 points)
    Currently Being Moderated
    Nov 14, 2012 4:38 PM (in response to Elpaw)

    It does seem as though you have system sounds muted if you can play the music in iTunes.

     

    If you lose sounds for keyboard clicks, games or other apps, email notifications and other notifications, system sounds may have been muted.

     

    System sounds can be muted and controlled two different ways. The screen lock rotation can be controlled in the same manner as well.

     

    Settings>General>Use Side Switch to: Mute System sounds. If this option is selected, the switch on the side of the iPad above the volume rocker will mute system sounds.

    If you choose Lock Screen Rotation, then the switch locks the screen. If the screen is locked, you will see a lock icon in the upper right corner next to the battery indicator gauge.

     

    If you have the side switch set to lock screen rotation then the system sound control is in the task bar. Double tap the home button and in the task bar at the bottom, swipe all the way to the right. The speaker icon is all the way to the left. Tap on it and system sounds will return.

     

    If you have the side switch set to mute system sounds, then the screen lock rotation can be accessed via the task bar in the same manner as described above.

     

    This support article from Apple explains how the side switch works.

    http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4085

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.