How to turn on a Google Pixel 7 without the Power button

It may happen that the power button on your Google Pixel 7 does not work anymore. Certainly, it is oftentimes enough to fall or a little bit moisture for the button to break. Once this happens, you do not know how to switch on your Google Pixel 7 anymore. Without the Power button it seems hard to turn on a phone, nevertheless you’ll be happy to find out it’s not impossible. Certainly, we decided to write this article to display you the different solutions. We will see first ways to force a boot without Power button. We will see in a second time ways to do it manually. Finally, we will advise you an application to manage the ignition of the Google Pixel 7 without the Power button.


Force the Google Pixel 7 boot without a power button

Even if the power button on your Google Pixel 7 does not work anymore, it’s still likely to turn on the phone. For this you will need to perform the following steps:

  • Keep the main button and volume down
  • Keeping the two previous buttons in place, plug in the charger
  • The screen should light up with a special menu
  • Unplug the charger
  • Simply click the volume down button
  • < The Google Pixel 7 will start

When the Google Pixel 7 starts, we advise you to go to the step below which is to install an application to manage the start of the Google Pixel 7 without power button.

Start by pressing the buttons of the power button

If you are more of a manual type, you can start the Google Pixel 7 by unmounting it. We do not necessarily advise you to get this done, nevertheless know that it may oftentimes work. In case you unmount the Google Pixel 7 and remove the Power button, you must see a tiny step from the Power button. It can be sometimes likely to tie the start of Google Pixel 7 by touching with two metal ends part of the step.

Install an application to manage Google Pixel 7 power without the power button

When you have successfully started your Google Pixel 7 without utilizing the power button, you’ll have to think of finding a way to do it more quickly next time. That’s why we advise you to download the Gravity Screen application which will allow to configure for example a double tap to wake the Google Pixel 7. So, also without your power button, you can actually continue to utilise your Google Pixel 7.