How to restart stuck downloading apps on your iPad

Sometimes when you are downloading couple of apps on your iPad you get disconnected from the internet for long time. In this situation the download stops after a while and changes the status to Waiting or might just display the app name. Now even if the connection to internet is back after lets say 15 minutes, the download does not start and nothing happens when you tap it.

Resume Stuck Download on iPad

So how do you resume downloading of these zombie downloads ? Trick is easy :

  • If you are on WI-Fi or 3G just turn it off and then on.
  • If this doesn’t work, just restart your iPad

In both the cases you will have to renter your iTunes password again and downloading will resume back.

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