How to fix lines on iPhone screen

Noticing vertical green, pink or while lines on your iPhone screen? Some users have resorted to various forums, social media handles about their issue of witnessing some lines on their iPhone screen. Go through our quick workaround and if the issue is still unresolved, proceed to follow the solutions to fix this problem.

Fix 1 – Remove the screen protector

The lines on your phone screen can be due to a fautly screen protector on the display. Sometimes, the accumulated dust, water or any other foreign elements may slip between the gap of the protector and the screen to cause the lines on the screen.

Remove the screen protector from your screen and check the status of the lines.


Fix 2 – Try removing the line

Some usrers have removed the line just by pressing the side of the vertical lines on the phone.

Step 1 – Clean your hands and remove any water or oil or any other substances from your fingers.

Step 2 – Next, apply pressure on the sideways of the lines on the screen of your iPhone.

Step 3 – Do this through the entire length of the line on your screen.

Check whether those lines are reducing or not.


Fix 3 – Force reboot the device

Sometimes restarting the phone can remove all those lines from the screen. So, force reboot the device.

Step 1 – Start by hitting the Volume Up button once and leaving it.

Step 2 – Do the same with the Volume Down button, next.

Step 3 – In the third step, held down the power/lock button for 15-20 seconds. Don’t leave it until the Apple logo is visible on the screen.

Test if this works.


Fix 4 – Consult an Apple authorized service center

If you are seeing vertical lines on the phone, there is an issue in the display unit of the phone. You should visit an Apple Store to get the phone looked at. If your device is under warranty or Apple Care, you may get a free screen replacement.