App Store could be the only platform for people to download and install apps on the iPhone and iPad. Therefore, if the App Store stopped working after you upgraded your device system to the latest iOS 14 update, you almost cannot download any new apps and games for use.
5 Ways to Fix iPhone App Store Not Working to Download Apps?
Dont’ wory, there are some common tips that we collected to fix your problem of “iPhone app not downloading or updating” or “Apple Store not working”.
1. Swipe to force quit App Store and then open it again.
People said a force quit will easily fix your App store not working issue. And this is a common fix for all small iOS problem. So you may have a try to use this trick. It’s simple and not use you so much time.
And after force quit your app on your iOS device, tap the App Store to restart it and see whether the problem is solved on your iPhone or iPad.
2. Reset Network Settings.
If you find the App Store won’t connect, it may be the problem of the network. And please make sure your device is connected to the Internet well. You can try to visit a site using Safari to make sure of this.
Besides, Reset network settings may fix a network issue. And this will make your App Store connect to the Apple service again and let you be able to download and update apps.
3. Re-input your Apple ID and Password.
You knew that the only when you use the correct Apple account, you will be able to download apps using App Store. So you can try to fix the App store problem via input the correct Apple ID or passcode.
And after the iOS update, your device may require you to type into your Apple ID and passcode to log in to your App Store account. Just follow it.
4. Wait for it fixes itself.
After the release of new iOS software, lots of users are downloading apps through the App Store, so the App Store server could easily go dead. Just wait for some hours for Apple’s fixing.
To know the App Store server status, you can hit this link.
5. Download apps from another platform.
Surely some geek may find ways to downloading new apps and games without App Store, for example, jailbreak the iPhone and then download from Cydia, but this kind of method could bring the risk of the device system crash or the official warranty invalid. (BTW, there is no jailbreaking method for iOS 14 till now)