How to enable the hidden Developer Options on your Android device


In this short quick article, I'll explain how to easily enable the hidden "Developer Options" on your Android smartphone. If you'd like to root your device, install a custom rom onto it or simply gain access to a lot of hidden features, follow this simple tutorial.

- Are you planning to root your Android smartphone?
- Would you like to enable additional options on your Android?
- Are you looking for the option "USB Debugging" on your Android, but not able to find it?

Follow these simple steps in order to easily enable "Developer Options" on your smartphone.



1. On your Android smartphone, head on to "Settings".
2. Select the "About Phone" option.
3. Here, find the option "Build Number" and continuously tap it 7 times.
4. Your device would now intimate you that you are now a developer.
5. Go back one level, you would now have "Developer Options" available in the list.

Don't forget to "Switch On" the developer options if its not already switched on. To enable USB Debugging, open developer options and all you need to do now is to check the option next to it.

I hope this quick little tutorial was useful to you. Feel free to comment below if you have any questions/comments.

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Comments

Guest Author: hari08 Jun 2014

Sir can I please know what are the uses of rooting ?

Author: Amit09 Jun 2014 Member Level: Gold   Points : 2

Hari,

Rooting a phone gives you complete access to the device. You can make changes to the phone's system that manufacturers usually block by default. Its like activating the administrator settings.



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