Safe mode: Kyocera HydroXTRM

Learn how to use safe mode on the Kyocera HydroXTRM through the hardware keys.





Turn on and use safe mode


Safe mode allows you to turn on the device with third-party apps disabled. Then you can easily remove all apps that may be causing a conflict or software problem.


To turn on safe mode and use it to fix app problems, follow these steps:


Turn on safe mode

  1. Press the Power button on your device.
  2. Touch & hold the Power off option in the dialog box.
  3. Touch OK in the following dialog to start safe mode.


Uninstall third party applications

  1. From any home screen, tap the All AppsAll Apps.pngicon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll down to 'DEVICE,' then tap Apps.
  4. If necessary, touch the screen and slide left to view the 'ALL' screen.
  5. Select the desired app.
  6. Tap Uninstall.
  7. Tap OK.



Turn off safe mode


To turn off safe mode, follow these steps:


  1. Press and hold the Power button on your device.
  2. Tap the Power off option.
  3. Press and hold the Power button again to reboot the device