How to disable Show Pointer Location on Samsung GALAXY Note II?

Last Update date : 2015.03.03

Coordinates and traces of the pointer are shown when you touch and swipe the screen (as shown below). 

 

 

Follow the steps below to disable this feature:

1. Tap Menu when the phone is in standby mode.

 

 
2. Tap Settings.

 

  

3. Tap Developer Options.

(On Android™ version 4.2 and higher, the Developer options menu is hidden by default. To unhide the Developer options menu, touch Menu Menu key > Settings Settings Shortcut > More More l Tab Icon > About device Settings About Icon . Scroll down to Build number, and touch Build number seven times. The menu option will then appear under Settings Settings Shortcut > More More l Tab Icon > Developer options Settings Developer Icon .)

 

 

4. Scroll down on the screen and uncheck Show Pointer Location.

 

 

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