1. andschmidt22's Avatar
    On my phone the power button stopped working, like totally stopped. No screen locking, no screen shots, no power button at all. I have the app Smart Screen Lite which will let me turn my screen off; which I am ok with. I do need to restart, turn off and turn back on my phone, every couple of days just because it lags like crap. I downloaded Fast Reboot app, but that doesn't solve anything. Are there any apps out there that will restart my phone? Power off and power back on? I'm eligible for a new phone in 2 months so I just need this to work that much longer.
    08-21-2014 11:32 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! In order to do this, I think you'd have to root the phone. Even then, I'm not sure if it would power off and then power on again. Here's a Power Off app.
    08-21-2014 12:03 PM
  3. andschmidt22's Avatar
    If I run this app on my phone will it looks like it will turn my phone off, but I will not be able to turn it back on, the power button is does not function at all.
    08-21-2014 12:48 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I know, I mentioned that. But it's a starting point. Maybe you could continue searching along those lines. Good luck!
    08-21-2014 01:05 PM

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