Safe mode: LG G6

Learn how to use safe mode on the LG G6 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. With the screen on, press and hold the Power key.
  2. In the options menu that displays, press and hold Power off.
  3. When 'Restart in Safe mode' displays, tap OK to restart in Safe mode.
  4. Upon restart, device displays 'Safe mode' at bottom of screen.

 

Uninstall third-party applications

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps > Settings.
  2. If using Tab view, select the General tab.
  3. Tap Apps.
  4. Tap the drop-down to view apps by:
    • All apps
    • Enabled
    • Disabled
  5. Tap the desired app.
  6. Tap Uninstall > OK.

 

Turn off safe mode

  1. With the screen on, press and hold the Power key.
  2. In the options menu that displays, tap Power off and restart.
  3. The device restarts and 'Safe mode' overlay will no longer display.