1. sparko24's Avatar
    So my screen froze and holding down the power button isn't doing anything, no matter how long I hold it down. Screen has been stuck frozen for about an hour.

    Anyone have this happen or have any suggestions? Or do I just have to wait until the battery dies from the screen being on. I have had this happen with Ipods before but never my phone.
    05-18-2013 02:16 PM
  2. joelbon's Avatar
    press and hold the power button and volume down button simultaneously for at least 10 seconds. This should force reboot the phone. Hope this helps.

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    05-18-2013 02:31 PM
  3. sparko24's Avatar
    That ended up working, thanks.
    05-20-2013 09:15 PM
  4. Marie Schiller's Avatar
    Thank you for the information on how to force a reboot. I was out of town and getting really worried when my screen was frozen. It let me know when calls/messages/facebook was coming in but I was unable to answer anything. Did a search and found you solution. Many thanks for helping this mom become less frazzled.
    04-08-2014 11:01 AM
  5. marie_12's Avatar
    That didn't work for me. Other people says it works but mine didn't work when I tried it.

    - - - Updated - - -

    See mine did that too but mine still doesn't work
    07-15-2014 09:09 PM

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