Friday, October 17, 2014

Enabling developer options in Android 4.1+

Developer options like USB debugging are by default disabled in Android 4.1+ ( Android 4.2, Android 4.4.4) and the menu to enable is hidden!.

To Enable Developer Options:

  1. Go to "Settings"
  2. Go to "About phone"
  3. Touch Repeatedly (many times) on "Build number". After continous clicks, It gives a notification that you are about to enable Developer option, Click again..
  4. Now go back to Settings and see that Developer Options menu are now available.

Enable USB Debugging/ADB

  1. Go inside "Developer Options". Tick Android Debugging.
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