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A number of reasons can contribute to your phone being entered into Safe Mode. While those who are technically inclined will love tinkering with their phone until it gets out of the mode, some casual users might find being stuck in the state quite frustrating. But before we go into the details of how to get your phone out of Safe Mode, let’s talk about why it got there in the first place.

The reason your phone is in Safe Mode

Safe Mode is only reserved for when things really go bad with your device. For instance, an app behaved in such a way to cause your device to behave weirdly. Sometimes, the system on your phone may run into trouble thus leaving your phone no option but to enter into a Safe Mode state. You might even send your phone into Safe Mode without knowing it.

What happens when your phone is in Safe Mode?

If you’re familiar with Windows, you might be aware that they have a Safe Mode feature. In this state, only those that came bundled with the machine works. The same holds true with Safe Mode on a Samsung Galaxy S5. In short, the full capabilities of your device aren’t turn on allowing you to pinpoint the issue.

How to turn off Safe Mode?

There are a couple of ways to get your phone out of Safe Mode. The most common option is to restart your device. Just hold down the Power button then select Power Off from the menu that appears. Wait a few seconds then power it up again. Your phone will be fine after this.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 may be an old model but it can still compete with newer devices. And when it gets sent into Safe Mode, you now know how to deal with it.

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