Safe mode: Samsung Galaxy Avant

Learn how to use safe mode on the Samsung Galaxy Avant using 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 uninstall apps that may be causing a conflict or software problem.

 

  1. Turn the device off.
  2. Press and hold the Power key.
  3. When Samsung Galaxy Avant appears on the screen:
    1. Release the Power key.
    2. Immediately press and hold the Volume down key.
  4. Continue to hold the Volume down key until the device finishes restarting.
  5. Release the Volume down key when you see Safe Mode in the bottom left corner.
  6. Uninstall apps that are causing a problem:
    1. Continue in Safe mode.
    2. From the home screen, tap Apps.
    3. Tap Settings.
    4. Under APPLICATIONS, tap Application manager.
    5. If necessary, swipe right to the Downloaded screen.
    6. Tap the application and then tap Uninstall.
    7. Tap OK.

 

Turn off safe mode

  1. Press and hold the Power key.
  2. Tap Restart.
  3. The device reboots in standard mode.