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It may happen that the power button on your BlackBerry KEYone will not function ever again. Certainly, it is occasionally enough to fall or a bit moisture for the button to break. When this occurs, you may not know how to switch on your BlackBerry KEYone ever again. Without the Power button it seems hard to turn on a cellphone, nevertheless you’ll be happy to know it is actually not impossible. Certainly, we decided to write this article to show you the different methods. We will observe first how you can force a boot without Power button. We will see in a second time how you can do it manually. Finally, we will advise you an application to manage the ignition of the BlackBerry KEYone without the Power button.


Force the BlackBerry KEYone boot without a power button

Even in the event that the power button on your BlackBerry KEYone will not work ever again, it’s still likely to turn on the cellphone. For this you need to perform the following steps:

  • Keep your main button and volume down
  • Keeping the two prior buttons in place, plug in the charger
  • The screen should light up with a special menu
  • Unplug the charger
  • Select the volume down button
  • < The BlackBerry KEYone will start

Once the BlackBerry KEYone starts, we advise you to go to the section below which is to install an application to manage the start of the BlackBerry KEYone without power button.

Start by pressing the buttons of the power button

If you are more of a manual type, you can start the BlackBerry KEYone by unmounting it. We do not necessarily advise you to achieve this, nevertheless know that it can occasionally work. In case you unmount the BlackBerry KEYone and remove the Power button, it is necessary to observe a tiny section from the Power button. It is actually sometimes likely to tie the start of BlackBerry KEYone by touching with two metal ends part of the section.

Install an application to manage BlackBerry KEYone power without the power button

Once you have successfully started your BlackBerry KEYone without using the power button, you’ll have to think of finding a way to do it more very easily next time. That is why we advise you to download the Gravity Screen application which allows to set up for example a double tap to wake the BlackBerry KEYone. So, even without your power button, you may continue to utilise your BlackBerry KEYone.