LG V50 ThinQ™ 5G - Restart in Safe Mode

Safe Mode puts your phone in a diagnostic state (returned to default settings) so you can determine if a third-party app is causing your device to freeze, reset or run slow.

Note An alternate method is available if the device is unresponsive or won't power on.

  1. Press and hold the Power button (upper-right edge) until the 'Power off' prompt appears on the screen then release.
    Hold the Power Button until the Power Off option appears
  2. Touch and hold Power off until the 'Restart in safe mode' prompt appears then release.
    Screen power off
  3. From the 'Restart in safe mode' prompt, tap TURN ON SAFE MODE to confirm.
    Note The process may take up to 30 seconds to complete.
    Note Upon reboot, 'Safe mode' appears in the lower-right of the unlock / Home screen.
    Safe mode screen
  4. With Safe Mode enabled, test device and app functionality.


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