They'll provide a free quote and if the part is in stock offer to repair it at that time if you agree to the cost. For most people, this is the same login you use to purchase things from iTunes and in the App Store. Yes it has and it's a bit more complicated. . There are a number of options, but to get a Genius Bar appoint, choose Bring in for Repair different options are presented depending on the kind of problem you selected at the beginning, but always choose options for repair or Genius Bar. Select an available time slot based on convenience. How to sign up with iMore.
Choose a category that your issue. Select a date, fill in your contact info, and be sure to arrive early for your appointment. Appointments can be scheduled by specific product or service. We've heard these requests are handled exclusively by , and only for replacements completed on or after December 14, 2017. While it's a snap to schedule that appointment in the , if the issue is your iPhone itself, you may not have that option. Your product warranty covers your iPhone and Apple-branded accessories against manufacturing defects for one year from the date you bought your product.
Click on the blue time link to make your selection. With this option, Apple will help you arrange shipping to a nearby Apple Repairs Center. For instance, for the iPhone, you'll see the option to get help with , problems with , issues with apps, etc. With Mac repairs this also allows for a loaner if needed for the duration of the repair. But when they do, you don't have to panic: There are a number of different ways to troubleshoot your issues. The website lists all open time slots for the next available day. I've been trying to figure this out on and off for more than a week.
Sometimes it can take longer depending on the other workload. The sites may be listed according to next availability or total distance. Until you do that, you do not have a confirmed appointment. Not sure if you're covered? However the screens we ordered online didn't work, so that is why we are reverting to the Apple Store. And the company has made it a bit more difficult to schedule a Genius Bar appointment at your local Apple retail store.
Ask a team member to check you in at the Apple Store when you arrive, or do this yourself by utilizing the Apple Store app on the iPhone. Not only does our staff love troubleshooting problems, but our fantastic readers are always on-hand to help with even the simplest of problems. Back up all data on a device prior to arriving for a reservation at the Apple Genius Bar. In her spare time, she sketches, sings, and in her secret superhero life, plays roller derby. Select the device you want to fix the glitches. It didn't use to be that way, but enough people didn't make appointments and walked into a store demanding immediate help that Apple rearranged their queueing system to better reflect the on-demand nature of the people making appointments. Click on Bring in for Repair.
Shipping is overnight each way one night to get the box to you, one night for the phone to reach them, another night to come back to you and included at no additional charge. Click the appointment slot that is convenient for you. If you're already signed in you will see your registered hardware, and you can choose from that list. You'll see a list of them, organized from nearest to farthest. That really needed a blog post to lay it all out. The next available time and date is listed first. The reduced price is also available at some third-party retailers and repair shops, as long as they are designated as an official Apple Authorized Service Provider.
This is why people pay a premium for Apple products. Be advised that Apple said initial supplies of replacement batteries for some iPhone models may be limited, and we've heard that some of its stores and repair shops are currently out of stock. I explained them everything about the problem in iPhone. Pick the product and issue that you need help with. You should now see a My Reservations section on the store page.
But, the staff did give me a tip! If there is an Apple Store near you, it's easy to schedule an appointment at the Genius Bar. These out-of-warranty prices are for repairs made by Apple. Start out by visiting the site. You can now participate in the iMore forums. There is no way to make a genius bar appt on line. More often than not, the customer has to book an appointment and come back at the following time. They can provide a quote over the phone and send you a prepaid box to ship the phone in to them.