The Wiert Corner – irregular stream of stuff

Jeroen W. Pluimers on .NET, C#, Delphi, databases, and personal interests

  • My badges

  • Twitter Updates

    • @matijn (: Enneh: sterkte! 1 hour ago
    • @IanColdwater Welcome back. I was worried too. Good to know that you are OK. Hope the turned down notifications made things bearable. 1 hour ago
    • RT @francesc: I updated the slide deck from my "Introduction to Go" at @CERN earlier this year It now includes links to the recordings for… 1 hour ago
    • RT @danidonovan: therapist: and what do we do when we’re feeling stressed? me: stop making plans, avoid text messages, and accidentally al… 1 hour ago
    • RT @michaelbolton: 1) Thinking about counting things to measure quality? You might be able to measure *some things* *that bear on* quality.… 1 hour ago
  • My Flickr Stream

  • Pages

  • All categories

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 1,642 other followers

Android 4.2+: enable USB debug mode (Nexus 4, Nexus 7, etc)

Posted by jpluimers on 2013/11/15

Researched this a long while ago, but just presented this at my Delphi cross-platform session on ITDevCon 2013 (of which some sessions have been broadcasted on YouTube):

With Android 4.2 and up, they did hide the debug mode a bit.

Perform these steps one to enable debug mode:

  1. Go to “Settings”.
  2. Scroll down to “About phone” or “About table”.
  3. Tap on “About phone” or “About table” to go to the “About” screen.
  4. In the “About” screen, scroll down, to “Build number”
  5. Tap on “Build number” seven (7!) times. It will give you some messages until finally it shows “You are now a developer”.

The above steps unlocked the “USB debugging” mode.

To enable or disable “USB debugging” mode:

  1. Go to “Settings”
  2. Choose “Developer Options”
  3. Choose “Debugging”
  4. Choose “USB Debugging”

–jeroen

via:

One Response to “Android 4.2+: enable USB debug mode (Nexus 4, Nexus 7, etc)”

  1. snoppiz said

    Very nice instruction

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: