How to fix the problem “Cannot connect to App Store” in 2020?

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Cannot connect to App Store is one of the most faced problems by the majority of Apple users due to minor mistakes or misleads. In this article, we have discussed the useful methods for fixing the problem can’t sign into the App Store in 2020

To download any of the applications in the iPhone or iPad, Apple users have to rely on the App Store. App Store is similar to Google Play Store that includes millions of applications of different genres, but the App Store is only meant for Apple users. iPhone or iPad users can sign in the App Store and can download & install any of the trending apps in their Apple device. 

Can’t sign into App Store? No need to worry, anyone can fix the problem. Invest a few minutes reading the article will help you get rid of the annoying problem, cannot connect to App Store in 2020.

Methods to fix cannot connect to the App Store

We stated some of the useful methods to solve the problem App store connect in 2020. Insist you to implement the given methods in your iPhone or iPad device to fix cannot connect to App Store problem. 

Before proceeding with the solving methods try to gain information about current Apple System Status. In case, if the Apple System is down you might find the same error “Can’t sign into App Store” If the Apple System Status is up then the problem is just meant for you. Kindly proceed with fixing methods to solve the App store connect problem in 2020.

Disconnect and connect the internet connectivity

Firstly perform the method, disconnect (Turn OFF) the internet connectivity in your iPhone or iPad device and wait for a few seconds. Now, connect your Apple device with valid internet connectivity and try to access the App Store. Yeah! It’s one of the silliest methods but still, it works to fix the App store connect problem. 
Note: Make sure you accessing a valid internet connection with the active internet package.

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Restart/Reset the Home Router 

In case, if you are using Home Router and have connected the iPhone or iPad device through wifi then kindly restart your router. Once done, connect WiFi in your Apple device and try to access the App Store. Still finding the same problem kindly reset the Home router. Might possible due to some minor network issues you are finding the problem “Can’t sign into App Store” in 2020.

You will find a tiny reset button at the back on your Home Router. Make use of a safety pin to press the restart button and hold it for few seconds and release to reset your home router. Performing, the action will put your router into default mode kindly, use the default password to connect with WiFi. Once connected try to access, App Store hopefully, the problem cannot connect to App Store might be vanished if not proceed with other methods. 

Turn on Airplane mode in iPhone or iPad

Enable Airplane mode in your iPhone or iPad for few seconds and then disable the same. Turn on the internet connectivity in the iPhone or iPad device and access the App Store. Hopefully, the problem can’t sign into App Store is resolved, if not proceed further next method. 

Sign out and Sign-in App Store

In case, if you have already signed in App Store and finding the problem App store connect to download Applications then we would insist you to sign out and restart your iPhone device. Once your device is active, try to login in the App Store and download the favourable app in your iPhone.  

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Check iPhone or iPad Date & Time 

Due to mismatch in Date and Time users find the problem cannot connect to App Store for downloading apps in their iPhone or iPad devices. Make sure the device date and time are set accurately. 

  • Open Setting in your iPhone or iPad device
  • You will find the option “General” kindly click on it
  • Next step is to click on “Date & Time” in your iPhone or iPad device
  • Choose the appropriate time zone and date in your device 
  • Turn on the “Set Automatically” feature so that your device will automatically detect the current time zone.

Make sure your iPhone or iPad device Software is Up to Date

iPhone or iPad users do find the problem cannot connect to App Store, due to lack of device software update. Kindly check for new software updates, if any kindly download and install the same in your iPhone device.

  • Open Settings in your iPhone or iPad Apple device
  • Click on General option and scroll down to find the option “Software Update”
  • If you find any new update, download and install in you Apple device.

FAQ Cannot connect to App Store

1 Why does my iPhone say cannot connect to App Store?

Make sure you have connected your iPhone device with valid internet connectivity; check you current date and time setting in your Apple device. In case, if there is any mismatch then you will face the problem can’t sign into the app store.

2 Why I Cannot download apps from App Store?

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Due to lack of software update in your iPhone or iPad device you might find the problem can’t sign into the app store or cannot download the application App Store.

3 Why can’t I sign in App Store?

Make sure you are entering valid login credentials if you’re already logged in App Store but currently not able to access then kindly sign out from App Store and restart your iPhone or iPad device to log in again.

4 How come I can’t download apps on my iPhone?

In case, if you have not connected the iPhone or iPad device with valid internet connectivity you might find the problem cannot download the Application. Due to lack of software update in iPhone or iPad is also one of the main reasons for the error can’t download apps from App Store. 

5 Can’t connect to App Store on iPad?

Due to Bad or invalid internet connectivity, you might find the problem cannot connect to App Store in iPad or iPhone device. Mismatch in Date & Time settings and Lack of software update are some of the other cause for Can’t sign into the app store.

Conclusion 

Implementing the above-stated methods in your iPhone or iPad device will help you to fix the problem cannot connect to App Store in 2020. If you have any doubt or query, kindly note it down in the given comment section. Our dedicated team will look into it!

Kuldeep Sathwara
Kuldeep Sathwarahttps://ifonegyaan.com/
Kuldeep is an iOS lover loves to write about the iphones ,iPad, Mac Updates, issues , Fixes and More.

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