The most interesting Android feature is a hidden secret “developer options” menu (or the developer mode). So what is Android Developer Options? It is a categorized list of options that enable advanced customization and use of your Android device.
Before having a closer look at these features, we should find out how to enable them, since they are hidden by default.
The steps are demonstrated on the example of the second generation Nexus 7, based on Android 6.0 operating system. In order to enable Android Developer Options, it is necessary to take the following steps:
Do you want to know how to disable Android Developer Options on your mobile device? This is actually even easier then to enable them – you just need to turn it off in the top of the hidden menu list.
Android 6 Marshmallow has nine categories of developer options: General, Debugging, Networking, Input, Drawing, Hardware accelerated rendering, Media, Monitoring and Apps, that contain 47 different functions altogether. Now let’s have a closer look on functions of this hidden menu and find out, how to use the developer options.
If you know more information about these options, share your experiences with us in comments bellow the article.
Do not forget, that you are making all the changes in Developer mode on your own risk!
Inactive apps: this feature shows the information about apps that were shut down.
In the comments below, writing the OS version and/or user interface of the device. I will respond to your request and tell you how to access Developer options Android. If you know more about developer mode menu and its features – please share your knowledge in the comments bellow.