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G1 safe mode

Hi can you please help me turn off the safe mode on my g1 ....i accident drop the phone..and when i pick it up somehow it turn the safe mode on ....and i download file it won't let me open it.

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  • zohaib2275 Jan 07, 2009

    I turned my G1 off and when i turned it back on it said "safe mode" on the bottom right hand side of the screen. All of my apps are gone. Please help

  • Anonymous Apr 25, 2009

    my g1 has gone into safe mode and i cannot get it to go into it normal mode it has gone potty i have followed the instructions but it still not working please help all my app's have disappeared

  • Anonymous May 07, 2009

    I dropped mine too and i turned it off just in case if there was any water damage and im not sure why it says safe mode at the bottom right of the screen

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Power the device off, while it is off press and hold the Menu button and the Red Power Button at the same time, when the phones boots back up the Safe Mode should be off. If this does not work a Master Reset may be required.

Posted on Feb 04, 2009

  • gtcambier May 05, 2011

    I GOT IT! My phone was stuck in safe mode for days and I was planning on jumping of a cliff because I couldn't fix it and couldn't find a solution on the entire internet, but... this is the solution:

    TAKE OUT YOUR BATTERY
    HOLD THE POWER BUTTON FOR 15/20 SECONDS
    TROW YOUR BATTERY BACK IN THERE
    JUST TURN IT ON AND THE SAFE MODE IS HISTORY!

    At least for now... let's hope it stays that way! Anyway, this worked for me.. GOOD LUCK!

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So when your phone boots up in safe mode, it will only give you the ability to menus without any connection to wireless networks.

to fix this turn off the device and while its off, press and hold MENU and RED keys at the same time until you see the home screen

Posted on Jan 28, 2009

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so when your phone boots up in safe mode, it will only give you the ability to menus without any connection to wireless networks. you wont be able to view any apps or surf the web....

to fix this turn off the device and while its off, press and hold MENU and RED keys at the same time until you see the home screen

if that doesnt work, try to reset the device. i think thats what you were previously trying.....

when the handset is off, press HOME and POWER KEYS at the same time until a triangle with yellow "!" appears. release keys and slide open the keypad. press "ALT" and "W" at the same time until phone reboots. attempt to log in again.

good luck! :)

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