Can I take out the battery without turning it off?
My Samsung galaxy s5 has a white screen with the picture of the earth in the middle. It will not respond to anything I try.
- The DevilLv 77 months ago
.........seems like you don't have much choice.
- keerokLv 77 months ago
Yes. That seems the only way to restart your frozen phone.
- 7 months ago
You can but I wouldn't recommend it because it can erase data that hasn't been saved hold the power button for 20 secs for a hard reset first just to make sure that it didn't crash
- Anonymous7 months ago
Yes, but first try holding the power button for like 20 seconds, just hold it until you see the phone restart, that might work and easier than taking out the battery.
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- PearlLv 77 months ago
you can try and see if that will help
- A Yahoo UserLv 77 months ago
Yes, taking out the battery while it is still on should not harm the phone.