How To No Service Issue On iPhone 8/8 Plus

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are great smartphones because of its premium design as well as monster performance. But at some point there are still some issues occurring with iPhone 8/ 8 Plus. One of them comes with the cellular data problems. You may sometimes see “No service” message on your iPhone, which means that you won’t be able to make calls, send messages or use cellular data. So if you see no service message on iPhone 8/ iPhone 8 Plus, here are solutions you can try to fix the issue.

How To Fix No Service On IPhone 8

Turn Airplane Mode On/Off

The first trick to fix the issue is turning on Airplane mode then toggling it off. Simply go to Settings> Airplane mode and turn it on. Wait for a few seconds and toggle it off. You can also do this straight from the Control center, by swiping up from the bottom ( or from top right corner on iPhone X) of the screen and tap on Airplane icon.

Restart Your iPhone

A quick restart is an effective solution for various issues. Just press and hold the Power button, then drag the slider to switch your phone off. After that turn it back on and check if the No Service message has disappeared.

Reinsert SIM Card

Another reason that causing no service on your iPhone 8/ 8 Plus might come from the SIM card not being properly placed. So, you should take your SIM card out, check if it is not damaged, and then reinsert it properly. If your SIM card is exactly damaged, contact your carrier to ask for a new one.

Update Carrier Settings

You should also update your carrier settings (if there is an update is available. To check it, go to Settings > General > About. If there is a pop-up message, you will be prompted if you’d like to update the settings. Simply tap on Update.

Update Software

The No service error on iPhone 8/ 8 Plus can be fixed through the software update. The update includes the improvements, new features, as well as bug fixes. If there is a new iOS update available, you should install it. Here are steps to do:

  • Go to Settings > General
  • Tap on Software Update
  • Tap Download and Install.

Also read: How To Fix iPhone 8 Battery Life Issues

Reset Network Settings

The next thing you can try is resetting the network settings. It is very simple as well. Although you have to reconnect to Wi-Fi network, set up your Bluetooth connection from the scratch, the method can fix the issue. Here is what you need to do:

  • Go to Settings > General
  • Next, tap on Reset and choose Reset network settings.

Reset All Settings

If the previously listed solutions didn’t work, the last resort is resetting all settings. The process won’t erase any of your data and it just resets all of the settings to the factory default. To do so:

  • Go to Settings > General
  • Tap on Reset and choose Reset all settings.

These solutions are simple but effective solutions you can try to fix the No service issue so that you can enjoy using your iPhone 8/ 8 plus.


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