Android has added many new things through which you can control your phone through an app from your pc. Now you can also shutdown your phone through a sms. Here you wall learn how you can turn off a phone through remote place just by sending a sms in it. This requires a rooted phone. Because the app which we are going to use it will not work without rooting.

Here you have an option to shut down your phone instantly. So it happens that when you are out and forget your phone at home, and do not want anyone to pick up your call, you can turn it off. This is an amazing tip which is really effective and works fine. All you have to do is add an app in your phone. Now if you had not rooted your phone, then this thing will not work. You have to root anyhow.


  • Root your phone using ClockWorkMod. If rooted verify it once by installing checker application.
  • If you are rooting then follow proper rooting procedure and backup your data completely. You can use powerful rooting backup apps which can help you to get the completely internal rom backup.
  • Install Rom Manager App in your phone.
  • Download Remote Turn file and keep it on your desktop.

Installation Steps:

  • Connect your mobile phone with the PC through usb cable.
  • Move the Remote Turn file in the internal storage of phone.
  • Now disconnect your phone and turn it off. You have to boot your phone in recovery mode.
  • Press the key combination in your device to boot in recovery. Like volume down + power or Volume up + home + power.
  • In the recovery mode go to the top section which says install zip from SD card. And choose the Remote Turn off package.
  • The pack will a few minutes to install.
  • Once it is done reboot your device.
  • After turning on the phone you have to set a code for the app. You can find this in the help section of app. And done. You can know send the code from any other phone to your mobile to turn it off.