Is your Samsung Galaxy S8+’s screen frozen and not responding to touches? Do you want to know how to Soft Restart or Force Restart your Samsung Galaxy S8+ without deleting any data?
The Soft Reset procedure is used to reboot the Galaxy S8 Plus in these situations where the battery of the device cannot be removed without loosing any personal data. Let’s learn how.
Name: Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
In this tutorial, we will also learn how to Soft Reset Samsung Galaxy S8+ using hardware buttons when you are stuck in an unresponsive app and cannot use the hardware button on your Samsung device.
This is the same as restarting your Samsung device but with hardware buttons.
How To Soft Reset Samsung Galaxy S8+
- Press your Galaxy S8 Plus’s Power / Sleep button for 10 seconds to 20 seconds.
- Leave the power button when your Samsung phone restarts.
- If that didn’t work, press and hold the Power button and Volume Down button simultaneously for about 10 seconds.
- Leave both keys when your Samsung device restarts.
- This will do a Soft Reset without deleting any personal data on your device.
- Soft reset or force restart is now done on your Galaxy S8 Plus mobile.
Also, read more Samsung Galaxy S8+ tutorials.
How do I force restart Samsung Galaxy S8+?
- Press and Hold down the power button for 30 seconds until your phone restarts.
- Or press both the Power and Volume Up button for 10 seconds to force a restart.
- Leave both the buttons when your Galaxy S8 Plus phone restarts.
That’s it you have completed the Samsung Galaxy S8+ Soft Reset or Force Restart procedure.
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