Before we begin the process of turning safe mode on/off in Android, do you have any idea what it is? Safe mode in Android is one of the last resorts for finding and solving any of the crashing or freezing issues occurring on your Android smartphone. If your device has loads of applications, you can’t come to a conclusion as who is causing the battery to drain or freezing or overheating your device. That’s when starting your device in safe mode helps.
When you boot your phone into Safe mode, it won’t run any third-party apps installed from Google Play Store on your device. But, no need to panic as you can restore them by rebooting the device again. If none of the issues show up in safe mode, you can come to a conclusion that an installed app is the culprit. Now to pinpoint that particular troubling app,
- Delete all the recently downloaded apps one by one and check the performance of your device.
- If the issue gets solved then except the last app you have deleted, reinstall all the other removed apps on your device.
How to Enable Safe Mode on Android Oreo 8.0 Device
Step #1. Press & hold the Power button on your Oreo 8.0 device.
Step #2. Hold Power off button until view Reboot to safe mode appears.
All the third party downloaded apps will be hidden or disabled in the safe mode. Once you reboot to the normal mode from safe mode on your Android Oreo 8.0 device, all your downloaded apps will be restored as it is.
How to Disable Safe Mode on Android Oreo 8.0 Device
Once you have completed the troubleshooting, you can easily exit from safe mode.
Step #1. Press and hold the power button on your Oreo 8.0 device.
Step #2. Select Restart or Reboot.
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Starting your Android Oreo in safe mode also helps when Bluetooth or WiFi malfunctions, poor android Oreo performance, repetitive auto restart, sound issues, etc. Let us know whether this guide was helpful in turning on/off safe mode on your Android Oreo 8.0. Or not. Share your comments/thoughts here or on our Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.