Safe mode: Samsung Galaxy Note5

Learn how to use safe mode on Samsung Galaxy Note5 using the hardware keys.

 

 

 

Turn on and use safe mode

Turn on safe mode

  1. Turn the device off.
  2. Press and hold the Power key.
  3. When 'Samsung Galaxy Note5' appears on the screen, release the Power key.
  4. Immediately after releasing the Power key, press and hold the Volume down key.
  5. Continue to hold the Volume down key until the device finishes restarting.
  6. Safe mode will display in the bottom left corner of the screen.
  7. Release the Volume down key when you see Safe Mode.

 

Uninstall third party applications

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'Device,' then tap Applications.
  4. Tap Application manager.
  5. Swipe right to the DOWNLOADED screen.
  6. Tap the desired application
  7. Tap Uninstall.
  8. Tap Uninstall again to confirm.

 

Turn off safe mode

  1. Press and hold the Power key.
  2. Tap Restart.