(Archived) How to Enable Safe Mode on Motorola G6, G6 Play, and Moto E5 Play

Note: This article has been archived. See How to Enable Safe Mode on Alcatel A30, Motorola, Nexus, and Google Phones


  • Enable Safe Mode on the Moto G6 and G6 Play


  • Moto E5 Play
  • Moto G6
  • Moto G6 Play
  • Android 8.1
  • Safe Mode


  1. Press and hold the Power button until the Power off option appears then release.

  2. Touch and hold Power off until the phone shuts off and the Motorola logo appears, then release.
    Note The process may take up to 1 minute to complete.
    Note Upon reboot, 'Safe mode' appears in the lower-left of the unlock/Home screen.

  3. With Safe Mode enabled, test device and app functionality.



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