Turn the BlackBerry KEYone on or off

How do you turn the BlackBerry KEYone on and off? There are a few ways, but they're all very easy.

Turning the BlackBerry KEYone off and and on is a straightforward process. We'll show you how, as well as how to restart, lock, or boot into Recovery Mode.

How to turn on the BlackBerry KEYone

How to turn off the BlackBerry KEYone

  1. Press and hold the Power on/off key on the left side for 2-3 seconds.

How to turn off or restart the BlackBerry KEYone

Turn off the BlackBerry KEYone

  1. Press and hold the Power on/off key on the left side for 2-3 seconds.
  2. Tap the Power off or Restart options from menu popup.
  3. To reboot immediately, press and hold the Power on/off key on the left side for 8-9 seconds.

How to lock the BlackBerry KEYone

  1. By default, the BlackBerry KEYone should go to sleep and lock as soon as you press the Power on/off key on the left side.
  2. If you've disabled the lock or it is unlocked conditionally thanks to Smart Lock, you can manually lock it by pressing and hold the Power on/off key on the left side for 2-3 seconds. 3, Tap Lock now option from the menu that pops up.

How to wake up the BlackBerry KEYone

Unlocking the BlackBerry KEYone

  1. Press the Power on/off key on the left side.
  2. Swipe upwards to enter your PIN number and unlock.
  3. You can also unlock instantly by pressing a registered fingerprint on the keyboard spacebar, without having to press the Power on/off key.

How to start the BlackBerry KEYone in Recovery Mode

Recovery Mode is necessary when there's software instability. This will give you the option to go into fastboot, which is a special mode that lets you change partitions of the BlackBerry KEYone memory via USB. Read more on Fastboot here.

Setting a BlackBerry KEYone into recovery mode

  1. Press and hold both volume down on the right side and the Power on/off key on the left side for 9-10 seconds.
  2. Use the volume keys and power keys to select Fastboot, or continue with a regular boot-up.

BlackBerry KEYone

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