How to turn on a Motorola Moto G42 without the Power button

It may possibly happen that the power button on your Motorola Moto G42 does not function any longer. Actually, it is occasionally enough to fall or a little moisture for the button to break. When ever this occurs, you don’t know how to switch on your Motorola Moto G42 any longer. Without the Power button it seems hard to turn on a telephone, but you’ll be happy to know it truly is not impossible. Actually, we decided to write this content to display you the different ways. We’ll see first the best technique force a boot without Power button. We will see in a second time the best technique do it manually. Finally, we will recommend you an app to manage the ignition of the Motorola Moto G42 without the Power button.


Force the Motorola Moto G42 boot without a power button

Even if the power button on your Motorola Moto G42 does not work any longer, it’s still likely to turn on the telephone. For this you will have 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
  • Press the volume down button
  • < The Motorola Moto G42 will start

Once the Motorola Moto G42 starts, we recommend you to go to the section below which is to install an app to manage the start of the Motorola Moto G42 without power button.

Start by pressing the buttons of the power button

If you are more of a manual type, you can start the Motorola Moto G42 by unmounting it. We do not necessarily recommend you to achieve this, but know that it can occasionally work. If you unmount the Motorola Moto G42 and remove the Power button, you must see a tiny section from the Power button. It is sometimes likely to tie the start of Motorola Moto G42 by touching with two metal ends part of the section.

Install an application to manage Motorola Moto G42 power without the power button

Once you have successfully started your Motorola Moto G42 without utilizing the power button, you’ll have to think of finding a way to do it more very easily next time. That is why we recommend you to download the Gravity Screen app which allows to configure for example a double tap to wake the Motorola Moto G42. So, even without your power button, you may continue to use your Motorola Moto G42.