Home [Fixed]iOS 11 Bug Blocks WhatsApp Notifications on iPhone

[Fixed]iOS 11 Bug Blocks WhatsApp Notifications on iPhone

We know iOS 11 will drain our iPhone battery quickly, but have your ever heard that iOS 11 bug blocks WhatsApp notification on iPhone? How do we fix this issue?

Recently, some iPhone user feedback that they couldn’t receive WhatsApp notifications any more after updating their iPhone with iOS 11, and it seems iOS 11 bug blocks WhatsApp notification on iPhone. What to do when you encounter this kind of issue? Now we’ll learn something about it.

Possible Reasons that iOS 11 Blocks WhatsApp Notification

Well, the reason that blocks WhatsApp notifications can be on two sides, it means the problem may come from iOS 11 bugs, or from WhatsApp itself.

And below are some tips about how to fix iOS 11 bug blocks WhatsApp notifications on iPhone, please have a check.

Reset WhatsApp Notification Setting

When the issue comes from WhatsApp, we can reset its settings to have a try, and some people feedback it works.

1.Now open WhatsApp on your iPhone, and log in it with your WhatsApp ID and password.

2.Then go to WhatsApp Setting--Notification--Reset Notification Setting.

3.Now you can observe your iPhone if you could receive some WhatsApp notification.

Restart iPhone

Also you can restart your iPhone to have a try, it can also help us solve some software issue.

1.Now press your power button and hold on until it shows “Slide to Close Phone”, and slide it to close your iPhone.

2.Wait a few minutes, then press your power button and home button together and hold on until it shows Apple logo on your screen, and then your iPhone will be restarted.

After doing this, ask your WhatsApp friends to send you some messages and check if you could receive some notifications.

Update or Reinstall WhatsApp

If it still doesn’t work, you can update your WhatsApp data or reinstall it to have a try, and the old version may not be compatible with iOS 11.

1.Open your iPhone, and go to Apple Store, then check if there is new version of WhatsApp needs to be updated. If yes, update it.

2.And you can also tap on WhatsApp icon on your home screen and hold on, then app icons will shake with “x” on it, tap on it to uninstall your WhatsApp.

3.Then go to App store, download and install WhatsApp again on your iPhone and try again.

Reset All Setting of iPhone

Also you can reset all settings of your iPhone to have a try, it will help us reset all default settings, and won’t delete some iPhone data.

1.Open your iPhone and go to Setting--General--Reset.

2.Then you can see “Reset All Setting” option, and tap on it.

Recover Lost WhatsApp Data on iPhone

When you lost or deleted some of your WhatsApp data after updating to iOS 11 without backup, or you want to view them from your backups selectively, you can come to iRefone for help.

iRefone is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can recover as well as backup more than 16 kinds of files, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, call history, WhatsApp messages ect. And it can help us recover them with three recovery mode, that is Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup and Recover from iCloud Backup.

Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.

Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone with PC. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”, and click “Start”.

Step 2. Then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon there, find and click “WhatsApp” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.

Step 3. When finish scanning, you can preview and choose WhatsApp messages you need, tap on “Recover to PC”.

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