Home >> Resource >> iOS 10 Problems and Fixes >>
Fix Computer Not Recognizing iPhone

3 Ways to Fix iPhone Won’t Appear in Computer After iOS 10 Upgrade

October 29, 2016 18:03 pm / Posted by Jenefey Aaron to Cleanup iPhone
Follow @JenefeyAaron

“I'm trying to download some videos from my iPhone 6 plus after iOS 10 upgrade, I plugged the phone to my computers USB port, iTunes opens up, original Apple cable, but iPhone won’t show up on computer (Windows 10), so i can't access any photo or video on my iPhone. Any help with this?”

I bet many iPhone users must have encountered the same problem. When your iPhone is not detected by pc, you can do nothing with that. The reasons for this issue may relate to something wrong with the hardware or the incompatibility between your computer and device. There’s no single solution to get iPhone to appear in computer as the causes are various and different. Here we’ve summarized the most common solutions to this problem. Now, follow the article and try them one by one.

Note: When updating iPhone to iOS 10/10.1/10.2/10.3 with iTunes, you may get iTunes errors or stuck issues. Free download iCareFone to get rid of all these annoying problems.
Free Trial iCareFone(iPhone Care Pro) Software:
Free Trial Windows Version
Free Trial Mac Version

How to Fix Computer Not Recognizing iPhone

Following are the effective methods to get “iPhone not showing up in computer” problem fixed. Just read the steps to get iPhone 7/7 Plus/SE/6s/6/5s/5c/5 appeared normally on Windows.

Part 1: Basic Solutions to Make iPhone Show up in Computer

tap trust on iphone

Part 2: Check Apple Mobile Device Support

After trying the common operations, if your iPhone still isn’t recognized by computer, you may need to check the Apple Mobile Device Support.

Part 3: Reinstall iTunes to Get iPhone to Appear in PC

If you cannot find the device service and get a message saying "The software required for iPhone is not installed”. Then you need to delete the iTunes completely and install it again.

Check your device to see what causes iPhone won’t appear in computer after iOS 10 update and choose the suitable solution to your particular situation.

Related Articles
My Computer Doesn't Recognize My Android Phone, What Should I Do?
iOS 10 Update Bricked Your iPhone? 4 Ways to Fix
How to Fix iPhone Stuck in Recovery Mode after/during iOS 10 Update
comments powered by Disqus
Recommend Products
iCareFone(iPhone Care Pro)
for Mac
User Reviews ( 8 )
Free Trial WinFree Trial Mac
Related Articles
iTunes Won't Transfer Music to iPhone
Fix Frozen iPhone during iOS Update
Fix iPhone Stuck in Recovery Mode
Delete, Clean, Uninstall, Remove iPhone Apps
Clear Snapchat Caches on iPhone
Manage Storage on iPhone
Repair iOS Operating System
iPhone Tips
iPhone 7/7 Plus
iOS 10
iOS Recovery
iPhone Fix
Android Recovery
Windows Recovery
Mac Recovery
iOS Tuneup
iPhone Transfer
Card Recovery
Windows Tuneup
WhatsApp Recovery
iTunes Cleanup
iTunes Unlock
Ads Remove
Windows Boot
Audio Record
Video Convert
Video Download
PDF Convert
Windows Password
iTunes Repair