Activating Developer Mode On Samsung Galaxy Note 8
There are some technical and security features in the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 that Google made sure they hide from a casual user to ensure that they do not tamper with the settings. But the good news is that by activating what is called the ‘Developer mode’ on Samsung Galaxy Note 8, these settings become available to you. The Developer Mode Options enables you to alter changes to the default setting on your smartphone. You can effect changes by activating USB debugging and some other advanced functions on your smartphone.
If you are interested in becoming a smartphone developer, or you want to install 3rd –party apps that are not basically allowed on your smartphone, or you just want to have fun more fun with your device, you will have enabled the developer options first and you can do this by following the guide below to switch on Developer Mode on your Note 8:.
Activating Developer Mode on Galaxy Note 8
You will need to first switch on your Galaxy Note 8 and locate the Settings, menu. From the Settings, you will scroll down to the ‘About device option and click on ‘build number.’ (Sometimes the Build number won’t come up by tapping it once; you will need to tap it repeatedly for almost seven times before it will unlock the developer menu)
After tapping for a few seconds, the prompt will come up, and you can now tap four more times, and you good to go. Touch the back button and return to the original Note 8 settings menu. You should see a new option of ‘About device’ as soon as you get to the normal settings of your Note 8.
Developer options will be placed right above the ‘Above device’ setting, tap it once, and it will take you into the developer menu that was hidden by Google which you will now turn on to fully function.
When you are done activating the Developer Mode on your Samsung Galaxy Note 8, a lot of setting will appear that has been designed for advanced users and technical operators. The sole benefit of enabling the Developer Mode is that it gives you the same settings that are not available for casual smartphone users.
Is it safe to Activate Developer Mode on my Samsung Galaxy Note 8?
You can be assured that no damage has been done to your Galaxy Note 8 when you enable Develop Mode. The main advantage of activating Developer Mode is that it gives you the freedom to have access to settings that have been hidden by Google and if you want to modify any settings on your smartphone to make it different, this is where you can do it.