Android a mobile smartphone OS with full customizations and a user-based system. It has tons of customizations and modifications you can do in Android. From changing wallpapers to changing a full system with a custom ROM. We all know the no one can beat Android in terms of the user-oriented system. So for getting this much of customization, the developer options come into play. Because without developer mode it’s not possible to root and do crazy interesting stuff, yeah including bricking your device too :D. So for maybe some users, they want to hide or turn off developer options on Android devices.
Developer options/ Developer Mode:
So what the developer options are. If you don’t know just in-plane simple words. They are just required to enable USB debugging. if whenever you want to root your device you need to enable the developer options. Not only for rooting kinds of stuff, but you can also change the animations scale, transitions scale, which will be applied to the Android systemwide. I think there’s no reason to disable the developer options but still, if you want to disable developer options you can follow the steps below.
You can follow these steps on any Android device. There are three methods you can follow up to turn off developer options or turn off developer mode. If you are looking to enable developer options to follow the guide here. In my case, there’s no point in disabling the dev options. Still, users like OPPO and Vivo can get frustrated. Because they flash a notification whenever the dev options are turned ON.
Method 1: Disable via Settings
For this method,
1.) Go to Settings of your Phone.
2.) Go to manage apps / Apps option. [Can vary from UI].
3.) Search for Settings App.
4.) Clear Data for the settings app.
NOTE: CLEARING DATA OF SETTINGS APP WILL “NOT” LOG YOU OUT OF THE GOOGLE ACCOUNTS. YOU MAY NEED TO SIGN IN AGAIN. It will only affect settings like brightness, ringtones etc.
Method 2: Toggle OFF
If you are on Android 9 Pie devices it’s very easy to disable developer options. To turn off developer mode follow the below steps.
1.) Open Settings and go to About / System option.
2.) Tap on developer options.
3.) There you will see toggle on the above menu.
4.) Just toggle it OFF, this will turn off developer mode.
Method 3: Disable By Reset
If you are not able to disable the developer options by any of the methods above. Then the last one is just reset your device to factory settings. This will wipe all of your data and apps be sure to make a backup.
1.) Go to Settings. Then go to Security.
2.) Find back and reset option.
3.) Tap on Factory Reset.
4.) Click OK on the confirmation.
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