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Fix Factory Startup Service Power Off Problem on Sony Smartphones

With this article you will be able to fix factory startup service power off problem on your Sony Xperia smartphone. Many say factory reset is the only option for resolving any thing serious on your Android smartphones but Sony Xperia phones are a bit different. Many Sony users reported a problem that after they factory reset their Sony Xperia phone, it says wait for “On Screen” power off button. After few minutes the button appear and when they tap on it the smartphone shuts down. When it is turned on, it again says the same thing and shows the Power Off button. This is called sleep of death.

With sleep of death people are stuck in a loop of on screen power off button and there is no where to go from there. If you are thinking that it can’t be resolved then, fortunately, you are wrong. Through the guide ahead, you can easily address this issue. This problem is mostly arising on Sony Xperia XZ but it is resolved is Sony’s latest flagships that has potential of leveling up with the likes of Samsung. The Sony Xperia XZ3 which has currently the best edged display in smartphone market. Keep reading ahead of you want to solve this annoying issue.

Fix Factory Startup Service Power Off

If you are the one who owns the Xperia smartphone that has the same issue then you don’t have to worry at all because we have written a complete step by step guide that will solve the On Screen Power Off button issue on your Sony Xperia XZ.

Solve Factory Startup Service Power Off Problem On Any Sony Smartphone

Follow the step by step guide below and resolve this issue. Remember that you have to do thing a little faster before the Power Button shows up again:

Step 1 – If you have done a factory reset on your Sony Xperia and stuck on Power Off loop go to phone Settings.

Step 2 – Now open the Apps and Notification from the settings page then go to App info.

Step 3 – Make sure that you have enabled Show System apps option.

Step 4 – Now in the system apps find “com.sonyericssonstartupflagservice

Step 5 – Now force stop this app and you will be free of the “On Screen Power off button

You have now solved this frustrating issue on your Sony Xperia smartphone. And don’t worry, it wont show up when you restart your phone. Drop a comment if you have any questions.

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