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Ever since the last OS update phone keeps requesting the code to open phone. It keeps popping up in the operation in progress(call out or in, game or whatever) and everything is stopped and the code must be reapplied to enter the phone again. Very, very stressing. What is the problem and how to fix. Local Sprint service store has no answer except it is a bug in the upgrade. ???? Jay Rutledge, Fredericksburg, Texas

Technician's Assistant: When were you last able to use your phone?

Just after the OS upgrade to 12.?? Also for a correction, this is an i-phone 6.5 lar54ge screen.

Technician's Assistant: Are you able to sync to iTunes?

In settings I can get to auto downloads. Keep having to work through the code request to0 get there.

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Smartphone Expert to know before I connect you?

This activity drains the power even when the phone is not in use or standby. Also the off/on bar will not work to turn phone to standby without fingering up and down it to get it functioning.

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Mac Support Specialist: Isaac Franklin, Computer Hardware Engineer replied 5 months ago
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Mac Support Specialist: Isaac Franklin, Computer Hardware Engineer replied 5 months ago

Before resorting to a backup and restore. Lets see if you can remove that update 'bug'.

Step 1: On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, go to Settings > General > Storage & iCloud Usage.

Step 2: Under Storage, select Manage Storage.

Step 3: Locate the iOS software download in the list and tap on it.

Step 4: Select Delete Update, and confirm you do want to delete it.

Of course, deleting that software update doesn’t prevent you from downloading it again when you want to. To do so, you will have to go to Settings > General > Software Update.

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Mac Support Specialist: Isaac Franklin, Computer Hardware Engineer replied 5 months ago

Please let me know if you were able to remove that update and reboot.

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Mac Support Specialist: Isaac Franklin, Computer Hardware Engineer replied 5 months ago

There was another question you put in as a duplicate. It was shut down as we are already addressing the issue 'here'.

Please only respond to this update/response.

Please let me know if you were able to remove that update and reboot.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Can’t get past bug.
Mac Support Specialist: Isaac Franklin, Computer Hardware Engineer replied 5 months ago

Is a Previous Backup is Available?

Hopefully, a backup was made via iTunes or iCloud before the update and the looping request.

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