How to Fix It: Android Stuck on Boot Screen?

This is a fairly common problem that affects most Android devices. Your Android device can begin booting then after the Android logo it goes into an endless boot loop- stuck in the Android screen. At this point you are unable to make anything work on the device. It is even more stressful when you don’t know what to do to fix Android stuck on boot screen.

Fortunately for you we have a full solution that will ensure your device goes back to normal without ant data loss. But before we fix this problem, let’s take a look at why it is happening.

Part 1: Why Android is stuck in Boot Screen

This particular problem can be caused by a number of issues with your device. Some of the most common ones are:

  • There are certain apps that you have installed on your device that could be preventing your device from booting normally.
  • You may also have not protected your device properly from malware and viruses.
  • But perhaps the most common cause of this problem is a corrupted or scrambled operating system. This is why most people report the problem after trying to update their Android OS.

Part 2: Recover Data on your Stuck Android

The solution for this problem will result in data loss. For this reason it is important that you recover the data from your device before attempting to fix it. You can recover data from this unresponsive device using dr.fone - Recover (Android). Some of its prime features include:

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  • It can also be used to recover data from broken devices or devices that are damaged in any other way such as those stuck on boot screen.
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How to use dr.fone - Recover (Android) to Recover files from device stuck on boot screen?

Step 1. Download and install dr.fone on your computer and select Recover. Then connect your Android phone to the computer using a USB cable.


Step 2. Select the data types you want to recover from the device stuck on boot screen. By default, the program has checked all file types. Click on Next to move on.

select file types

Step 3. Then select the fault type for your Android phone. In this case, we select Touch does not work or cannot access the phone.

device fault type

Step 4. Next, select the correct device name and model for your phone.

select device model

Step 5. Then follow the instruction on the program to boot your phone in download mode.

boot in download mode

Step 6. Once the phone is in download mode, the program will start download the recovery package for your phone.

After the download complete, dr.fone will analysis your phone and display all the data you can extract from the phone. Just select the ones you need and click on Recover button to recover them.

extract data from phone

Part 3: How to fix your Android phone or tablet stuck on boot screen

With all of your data in a safe place, let’s see how to fix an Android that is stuck on the boot screen.

Step 1: Hold the Volume Up button (some phones is may be Volume Down) and the Power button. In some devices you may also need to hold the Home button as well.

Step 2: let go of all the buttons expect the Volume Up when your manufacturer’s logo. You will then see the Android Logo on it’s back with an exclamation mark.

fix phone stuck on boot screen

Step 3: Using the Volume Up or Volume Down Keys navigate the options provided to select “Wipe cache partition” and press the power button to confirm. Wait for the process to complete.

android phone stuck on boot screen

Step 4: Using the same Volume Keys select “Wipe Data/ factory reset” and use the power button to initiate the process.

factory reset to fix phone stuck on boot screen

Then restart your device and it should be back to normal.

Fixing an Android stuck on the Boot screen is not very hard. Just be sure to have all your data secured safely before you start. Let us know if everything worked out for you.

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Aug 15,2018 19:32 pm / Posted by Selena Lee to Android Issue

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