😺 Why My App Store Not Working in iOS 12?
How to Fix It?
SCENARIO: App Store not working is a long-term issue and someone have had good fixes already. While with these early releases of iOS 12 beta, this problem get even severer according to DownDetector.com reports.
iOS 12 App Store Not Working Problem
Here is a real case: I've upgraded an iPhone 7 and iPad Pro to iOS 12 Beta 1 and I can't connect to the App Store on either one. I just get an error message saying "Cannot Connect to App Store" with a Retry button below it. All my non-upgraded devices can connect to the App Store fine. Anyone else having the same problem?
DIAGNOSIS: So far there is no official explaination on this App Store not working problem, but as iOS 12 will be downloadable in about a week, so the best try is to wait for couple days till the iOS 12 final release. In this period, the work around is to use iTunes on your computer to download and install apps to your iPhone.
Pro Tips: Keep it in mind that during large scale iOS software launches or occasionally when there is an iCloud outage occurring, App Store may stop working for a short period of time. Check App Store connection status here: Apple System Status . You can use this page to examine your App Store not working issue before taking further steps.
Check Apple System Status
Tips to Fix iOS 12 App Store
Not Working Problems
Here are a bunch of tips on how to fix iOS 12 App Store not working problems (Some are general iOS 12 troubleshooting tips). Have a try to see if they'll be working for you.
Tip 1. Close/Reopen App Store (Lucky Try)
In rare cases, small glitches with the App Store will put it on wrong track and could no longer connect to Internet. So before moving forward, take few seconds to close App Store, reopen it to see if it could solve iOS 12 App Store not working problem.
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Tip 2. Reboot iPhone
By restarting your iPhone, the system will automatically renew your Internet connections, clear App Store caches and reset your network settings. Have a try to reboot your iPhone to see if it will work.
Fix iOS 12 App Store Not Working Problem Tip 2
Tip 3. Update to Latest Version of iOS 12
As App Store NOT working is an issue that occurs mainly in iOS 12 beta version, probably Apple will bring a fix in the final release of iOS 12, which will be coming in about one week. So the best option is to keep your iOS 12 up to date.
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Tip 4. Reset iPhone
One user from Apple community suggested that resetting an iPhone will fix this iOS 12 App Store not working problem. If you have decent iCloud or iTunes backup for your device, then it worth trying to reset your iPhone to fix this problem.
Fix iOS 12 App Store Not Working Problem Tip 4