Plus, the firmware has a single purpose and operates mainly on a low level. Meanwhile, the operating software has general purposes and works on high-level interfaces. Below you will see a few things you can try to get this issue resolved.
- Even when you apply the above-listed methods to resolve the black screen problem, some of them may cause loss of unsaved or corrupt data.
- In simpler words, iPhone firmware is actually an operating system of the device just like windows.
- Click “Browse” to find the corrupted DOCX Word file.
A smooth iOS update on iPhone does not lead to data loss. However, if the update process is interrupted due to a power cut or an error fails to update iOS, you may lose your existing iPhone data. Therefore, securing your data in iTunes or iCloud as a backup before updating your iPhone to the latest iOS version is best. ‘iPhone software update failed’ error can also appear if your mobile does not have enough space for the latest iOS files. Free up more storage space by deleting unwanted apps, photos, videos, cache, stock firmware junk files, etc.
In order to do this, hold the power button of your device for around 5 seconds. Release it slightly and hold the power as well as the home button simultaneously for the next 10 seconds. Now, release the power button, but keep holding the Home button for another 5 seconds. If your device has become non-responsive and won’t restore, then don’t worry.
Besides, some components may be damaged after falling into water or another liquid. More hardware causes may include as follows. The creators of such malware strains don’t always do a good job, so you may be able to recover your files even if they become corrupt. Your hard drive may be protected by a solid aluminum case of your Mac computer, but that doesn’t mean that it can’t suffer physical damage. For example, when you drop a running Mac on the floor, the heads may get too close to the platters and damage them. This is fortunately much less of an issue with modern SSDs, which don’t have any heads or other moving parts, but SSDs are still not immune to water damage or excessive heat.