Is your Google Pixel 2 XL stuck in an app and is frozen due to some bug? Then we can do a Soft Reset a.k.a Force Restart, Reboot on your Pixel 2 XL to make it usable again without erasing any data.
Name : Pixel 2 XL
In this tutorial, we will learn how to Soft Reset Google Pixel 2 XL using hardware buttons when you are stuck in an app, and when your pixel devices is hanging or overheating.
How To Soft Reset Google Pixel 2 XL
- First, Press and Hold the Power or Lock button for 5 seconds, this will show the Shutdown, Reboot option if your Pixel 2 XL is not fully stuck. Click on Reboot
- If not continue holding down the power button for 10 seconds until your Pixel 2 XL restarts automatically.
- Or if your Pixel 2 XL device is switched off to do a soft reset without deleting any data, press the Power and Volume Down button together at the same time if Pressing only the power button is not working.
- Now your pixel device will soft restart and your device will be usable again.
That’s it, you have completed the Google Pixel 2 XL Soft Reset or Force Restart or Reboot procedure. Leave your comments below and share this tutorial on social media.
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