When I opened the App Store on my iPhone, the app refused to load up, saying “Cannot Connect to App Store.” I forced quit the app and rebooted my iOS 11 device but the error couldn’t be solved. Hence, I had to dig a bit deeper to get it fixed.
Have you also experienced this App Store error on your iOS 11 device? Give these tried and tested tricks a go to fix this issue. I’m sure they can click for you as well!
How to Fix “Cannot Connect to App Store” Error in iOS 11 on iPhone and iPad
Solution #1: Manually Set the Date and Time
Step #1. Launch Settings app on your iOS device → Tap on General.
Step #2. Next, you need to tap on Date & Time.
Step #3. Now, turn off the switch next to Set Automatically.
Step #4. Next up, you have to manually set the date and time.
Step #5. Now, reboot your iOS device. Press and hold the Home button and On/Off button at once for about ten seconds until you see Apple logo on the screen.
Note: On iPhone 7/7 Plus, you need to press and hold volume down button and ON/OFF buttons at once.
Solution #2: Make sure you have allowed the App Store to access your cellular/mobile data
If you are using mobile data, make sure the App Store has the access to it.
Step #1. Open Settings app → Tap on Mobile Data.
Step #2. Now, make sure that the switch next to App Store is toggled on.
Solution #3: Reset your device to Factory Settings
If you still haven’t got the solution to this problem, try resetting your device to the factory settings.
Step #1. Open Settings → Tap on General.
Step #2. Tap on Reset.
Step #3. Tap on Reset All Settings and confirm.
Solution #4: Update iOS on your iPhone
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