Is your phone running extremely slow, or are you experiencing constant bugs that prevent you from using your Motorola Moto G9 in the normal way? If you are ever faced with a blocked smartphone, there are few solutions left to relaunch it. We will precisely, in this guide, teach you how to force a Motorola Moto G9 to restart! In order to do this, we will first explain to you in which situations it makes sense to force restart it. Then, secondly, the different techniques to force restart your Motorola Moto G9.


When should you force restart your Motorola Moto G9?

Before explaining to you how to force restart your Motorola Moto G9, we will first show you the different circumstances in which it may be necessary to do so. Note that restarting your phone is an ordinary operation that should be carried out quite often, even if your Motorola Moto G9 is working correctly. Indeed, we need our cell phones so much that we tend to keep them on all the time. Leaving a smartphone on all the time can have some negative effects. In fact, over time, you will accumulate small bugs which will disrupt the operation of your Motorola Moto G9. It is therefore advisable, some times, to restart it.

Now we come to the facts. If you are on this page it is because you cannot perform this simple manipulation. You must therefore be the victim of a bug that prevents you from doing so. Here are the cases in which it may be wise to apply this manipulation:

  • Your Motorola Moto G9 does not respond anymore, you are stuck on the display of an application. You will need first, via the » Application manager  »Try to close the problematic application. You can reach this menu by clicking on the button with the three vertical bars at the bottom of your screen.
  • Your Motorola Moto G9 is totally blocked and even if you press the power key, you cannot restart. In this specific case, it will be necessary to perform one of the two techniques that we will explain to you below. You are surely the victim of a bug in the Android operating system which is preventing any action on your Motorola Moto G9. This phenomenon is often called a "freeeze".

The different techniques to force restart a Motorola Moto G9?

After studying the source of the problem that is causing you to force restart your Motorola Moto G9 , now is the time to introduce you to the three techniques you can use. If you have too frequent bugs on your smartphone it may be worthwhile to format your Motorola Moto G9.

Perform a classic forced restart of your Motorola Moto G9

We start by presenting the first and simplest method. We suggest that you start with this before embarking on a more complex procedure. This manipulation has the advantage of simply reboot your Motorola Moto G9. Normally the normal procedure would be for you to keep your power button pressed for a few seconds to see the power-up menu with the options “shutdown”, “restart” and “emergency mode”. However, in the hypothesis that after a few tries it does not appear and your Motorola Moto G9 remains blocked, do not hesitate to try the forced restart, nothing could be simpler:

  • Press your power key and volume down button at the same time.
  • Hold down for a few moments until your Motorola Moto G9 vibrates and the logo appears on the screen.
  • Your smartphone will now restart normally.

In case this method was not enough to unlock you can try one of the following.

Force extension of a Motorola Moto G9

Before going through the secure mode of your Motorola Moto G9, you can try to force the extinction of your smartphone and try to, subsequently start it normally. You should allow your smartphone to be free from bugs. The handling is not very different from that of the forced restart:

  • Press the power button on your Motorola Moto G9.
  • Hold the button down for at least 10 seconds
  • Your smartphone will now turn off.
  • You will not have to launch a restart and see that there is no particular bug.

Use secure mode to force your Motorola Moto G9 to restart

At the end of this article, in the hypothesis that, despite the first two attempts, you still cannot restart your Motorola Moto G9. You only have one option left, go through secure mode to force your Motorola Moto G9 to restart. This method is not particularly complicated, you will simply have to use the secure mode of your smartphone which is a little different from normal use of it. The purpose of this mode is to operate the mobile phone only with the minimum, the essential for its proper functioning. You will only have the native applications operational. This will also allow you to determine the source of your bug. If your Motorola Moto G9 performs correctly in secure mode, it's probably one of your (outdated?) Applications that is causing you problems. Check out the manipulation below:

  • Switch off your Motorola Moto G9 using one of the two techniques discussed above.
  • Turn on your Motorola Moto G9.
  • Keep the volume button down when you see the logo appear.
  • Your smartphone will restart in secure mode.

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